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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.

The Occult Significance of the Bhagavad Gita
GA 146

Steiner reveals the results of his spiritual scientific research into the Bhagavad Gita. With extensive details and insights he shows how the inner path inspired by the lofty Krishna was balanced and completed by what Christ brought to humanity.

This lecture series was translated from shorthand reports unrevised by the lecturer, from the German edition published with the title, Die okkulten Grundlagen der Bhagavad Gita (Vol. 146 in the Bibliographical Survey, 1961).

This translation has been authorized for the western hemisphere by agreement with the Rudolf Steiner Nachlassverwaltung, Dornach, Switzerland. Translated by George and Mary Adams, with emendations by Doris M. Bugby.

Lecture I May 28, 1913
Lecture II May 29, 1913
Lecture III May 30, 1913
Lecture IV May 31, 1913
Lecture V June 01, 1913
Lecture VI June 02, 1913
Lecture VII June 03, 1913
Lecture VIII June 04, 1913
Lecture IX June 05, 1913

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