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Rudolf Steiner Archive

Calendar of the Soul

Northern Hemisphere
Week 42

In this the shrouding gloom of winter
The soul feels ardently impelled
To manifest its innate strength,
To guide itself to realms of darkness,
Anticipating thus
Through warmth of heart the sense-world's
revelation.

Southern Hemisphere
Week 16

To bear in inward keeping spirit bounty
Is stern command of my prophetic feeling,
That ripened gifts divine
Maturing in the depths of soul
To selfhood bring their fruits.

—Translation by Ruth and Hans Pusch

See GA 40 for full calendar and German text.

Social Life
GA 203

These three lectures are numbers five, seven, and eight of eighteen lectures from the lecture series entitled, Man's Responsibility for World Evolution through His Spiritual Connection with the Planet Earth and with the Stars Above, published in German as, Der Verantwortung des Menschen Fuer die Weltentwickelung Durch Seinen Geistigen Zusammenhang mit dem Erdplaneten und der Sternenwelt. Der Mensch in seinem Zusammenhang mit dem Kosmos. Band III. The first two lectures are also known as, Spiritual Science in the Light of Today, lectures one and three, and the third lecture is also known as lecture one from, The Responsibility of Man for World Evolution.

Lecture I January 21, 1921
Lecture II January 23, 1921
Lecture III January 29, 1921

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