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Rudolf Steiner Archive

Calendar of the Soul

Northern Hemisphere
Week 35

Can I know life's reality
So that it's found again
Within my soul's creative urge?
I feel that I am granted power
To make my self, as humble part,
At home within the cosmic self.

Southern Hemisphere
Week 9

When I forget the narrow will of self,
The cosmic warmth that heralds summer's glory
Fills all my soul and spirit;
To lose myself in light
Is the command of spirit vision
And intuition tells me strongly:
O lose yourself to find yourself.

—Translation by Ruth and Hans Pusch

See GA 40 for full calendar and German text.

Popular Occultism
GA 94

These lectures are only short notes of the cycle 12 lectures given at Leipzig as early as 1906. But they are of historical interest for those who are now themselves giving lectures to a new generation filled by the yearning to obtain spiritual knowledge. Consequently these lectures are a valuable guide from the methodical-didactic aspect. Unfortunately, the twelfth lecture, entitled, “Christian Initiation, Earth's Interior,” was omitted in this set of lectures.

I.Popular Occultism, Introduction June 28, 1906
II.Man's Ascent into Super-sensible Worlds June 29, 1906
III.Man's Different States after Death June 30, 1906
IV.The Devachanic World July 01, 1906
V.Life Between Death and New Birth July 03, 1906
VI.Man's Return to a New Earthly Life July 04, 1906
VII.Effects of the Law of Karma July 05, 1906
VIII.Evolution of Man and Solar System July 06, 1906
IX.Lemurian Development July 07, 1906
X.Paths of Occult Training July 08, 1906

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