Rudolf Steiner Archive 

Calendar of the Soul

Northern Hemisphere
Week 18

Can I expand my soul
That it unites itself
With cosmic Word received as seed?
I sense that I must find the strength
To fashion worthily my soul
As fitting raiment for the spirit.

Southern Hemisphere
Week 44

In reaching for new sense attractions,
Soul-clarity would fill,
Mindful of spirit-birth attained,
The world's bewildering, sprouting growth
With the creative will of my own thinking.

—Translation by Ruth and Hans Pusch

See GA 40 for full calendar and German text.

Nature and Our Ideals
GA 30

One of the many essays contained in GA 30: Foundations of Anthroposophy, in German, Methodische Grundlagen der Anthroposophie 1884–1901. Gesammelte Aufsaetze zur Philosophie, Naturwissenschaft, Aesthetik und Seelenkunde. This is a note to the author of “Hermann” and noted poetess, Marie Eugenie delle Grazie, presented to her by Rudolf Steiner at her house in Vienna.

This translation has been authorized for the western hemisphere by agreement with the Rudolf Steiner Nachlassverwaltung, Dornach, Switzerland. The translator is Margaret Deussen.

Introduction
Nature and our Ideals
Die Natur

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