Ed Abdill joined the Theosophical Society in New York in 1959 when he was 24 years old. He is the author of The Secret Gateway—Modern Theosophy and the Ancient Wisdom Tradition and Masters of Wisdom, the Mahatmas, Their Letters, and The Path. He will soon publish A Journey to the Real, Memoirs of a Theosophist. Ed is past Vice President of the Theosophical Society in America and past President of the New York Theosophical Society. He lectures for the Society throughout the United States and internationally.