Nine Lectures on Bees
The unconscious wisdom contained in the beehive — the hive is
in reality permeated by love — and how this relates to the human
experiences of health, civilization, and the cosmos is amply described
in this unique book.
Nine of fifteen lectures given by Rudolf Steiner to the workmen at the
Goetheanum, Dornach, Switzerland in 1923. They are part of the lecture
The Functioning of Spirit in Nature and in Man. The Being of Bees.
Published in German as,
Mensch und Welt. Das Wirken des Geistes in der Natur.
Ueber das Wesen der BieneN. Vortraege fuer die Arbeiter am
Goetheanumbau. Band 5
Translated by Marna Pease and Carl Alexander Mier