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Rudolf Steiner Archive 

Calendar of the Soul

Northern Hemisphere
Week 13

And when I live in senses' heights,
There flames up deep within my soul
Out of the spirit's fiery worlds
The gods' own word of truth:
In spirit sources seek expectantly
To find your spirit kinship.

Southern Hemisphere
Week 39

Surrendering to spirit revelation
I gain the light of cosmic being;
The power of thinking, growing clearer,
Gains strength to give myself to me,
And quickening there frees itself
From thinker's energy my sense of self.

—Translation by Ruth and Hans Pusch

See GA 40 for full calendar and German text.

The History of Art
GA 292

This is a typescript edition entitled, The History of Art, with Slides. The "slides," in this case, are images of the artworks that were presented with the lectures. The slides were not included with this typescript version, but we found these images and have added them to the text.

Here are the first nine lectures from the lecture series entitled, The History of Art as an Image of an Inner Spiritual Impulse, published in German as, Kunstgeschichte Als Abbild Innerer Geistiger Impuls.

I.Cimabue, Giotto, and Other Italian Masters October 08, 1916
II.Leonardo, Michelangelo and Raphael November 01, 1916
III.Dürer and Holbein November 08, 1916
IV.Mid-European and Southern Art Sluter, Multscher, Riemenschneider, Stoss, Baldung November 15, 1916
V.Rembrandt November 28, 1916
VI.Dutch and Flemish Painting December 13, 1916
VII.Representations of the Nativity January 02, 1917
VIII.Raphael and the Northern Artists January 17, 1917
IX.Sculpture in Ancient Greece and the Renaissance January 24, 1917

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