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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.

Colour and the Human Races
GA 349

Two lectures, the second and third, from the lecture series entitled, The Life of Man on Earth, Facts Concerning Christianity, published in German as, Vom Leben des Menschen und der Erde. Ueber das Wesen des Christentums. Vortraege fuer Arbeiter am Goetheanumbau. Band 3. These lectures to the workmen have also been published with the title, Life on Earth, Race, Color. They were given by Rudolf Steiner on February 21st and March 3rd, 1923 at Dornach. Translated by M. Cotterell

I. The Nature of Color February 21, 1923
II. Color and the Human Races March 03, 1923

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