Rudolf Steiner Archive 

Calendar of the Soul

Northern Hemisphere
Week 19

In secret to encompass now
With memory what I've newly got
Shall be my striving's further aim:
Thus, ever strengthening, selfhood's forces
Shall be awakened from within
And growing, give me to myself.

Southern Hemisphere
Week 45

My power of thought grows firm
United with the spirit's birth.
It lifts the senses' dull attractions
To bright-lit clarity.
When soul-abundance
Desires union with the world's becoming,
Must senses' revelation
Receive the light of thinking.

—Translation by Ruth and Hans Pusch

See GA 40 for full calendar and German text.

Initiation and Its Results
GA 10

This is a First English Edition printing of what became the second half of the book entitled Knowledge of teh Higher Worlds and Its Attainment. The companion volume to this edition (the first half) is called The Way of Initiation published in 1910.

Translated by Clifford Bax

Chapter I The Astral Centers (Chakras)  
Chapter II The Constitution of the Etheric Body  
Chapter III Dream Life  
Chapter IV The Three States of Consciousness  
Chapter V The Dissociation of Human Personality During Initiation  
Chapter VI The First Guardian of the Threshold  
Chapter VII The Second Guardian of the Threshold  

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