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Calendar of the Soul

Northern Hemisphere
Week 18

Can I expand my soul
That it unites itself
With cosmic Word received as seed?
I sense that I must find the strength
To fashion worthily my soul
As fitting raiment for the spirit.

Southern Hemisphere
Week 44

In reaching for new sense attractions,
Soul-clarity would fill,
Mindful of spirit-birth attained,
The world's bewildering, sprouting growth
With the creative will of my own thinking.

—Translation by Ruth and Hans Pusch

See GA 40 for full calendar and German text.

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Lectures Given in 1921

Date Title
01/01 Lecture: The Proclamations to the Magi and the Shepherds
01/01 Lecture: The Two Christmas Annunciations
01/01 Astronomy Course: Lecture I
01/02 Astronomy Course: Lecture II
01/03 Astronomy Course: Lecture III
01/04 Astronomy Course: Lecture IV
01/05 Astronomy Course: Lecture V
01/06 Lecture: Past Incarnations of the Peoples of Today
01/06 Astronomy Course: Lecture VI
01/07 Astronomy Course: Lecture VII
01/08 Astronomy Course: Lecture VIII
01/09 Astronomy Course: Lecture IX
01/10 Astronomy Course: Lecture X
01/11 Astronomy Course: Lecture XI
01/12 Astronomy Course: Lecture XII
01/13 Astronomy Course: Lecture XIII
01/14 Astronomy Course: Lecture XIV
01/15 Astronomy Course: Lecture XV
01/16 Astronomy Course: Lecture XVI
01/16 Natural Science; the Anthroposophical Movement
01/17 Astronomy Course: Lecture XVII
01/18 Astronomy Course: Lecture XVIII
01/21 Social Life: Lecture I
01/22 Social Life: (single lecture)
01/23 Social Life: Lecture II
01/29 The Real Being of Man
01/29 Social Life: Lecture III
01/29 Responsibility of Man: Lecture I
01/30 Responsibility of Man: Lecture II
02/01 Lecture: The Threshold In Nature and In Man
02/05 East and West, and the Roman Church: Lecture I
02/06 East and West, and the Roman Church: Lecture II
02/08 Opponents to Anthroposophy
02/20 Man/Being/Spirit/Soul: Lecture III: The Science of the Spirit and Modern Questions
02/27 Lecture: It is a Necessity of Our Earnest Times to Find Again the Path Leading to the Spirit
03/11 Responsibility of Man: Lecture III
03/13 Responsibility of Man: Lecture IV
03/13 Real Being of Man
03/16 Anthroposophy Science: Lecture I
03/17 Anthroposophy Science: Lecture II
03/18 Anthroposophy Science: Lecture III
03/19 Anthroposophy Science: Lecture IV
03/21 Anthroposophy Science: Lecture V
03/22 Anthroposophy Science: Lecture VI
03/23 Anthroposophy Science: Lecture VII
03/23 Anthroposophy Science: Lecture VIII
03/27 Festivals/Easter: Lecture IV: Spirit Triumphant
03/27 Easter/Pentecost: Lecture I: Thoughts on Easter
04/01 Responsibility of Man: Lecture V
04/02 Materialism/Anthroposophy: Lecture I
04/03 Materialism/Anthroposophy: Lecture II
04/06 Poetry/Speech: Lecture IV: Poetry and the Art of Speech
04/09 Materialism/Anthroposophy: Lecture III
04/11 Anthro Medical Therapy: Lecture I
04/12 Anthro Medical Therapy: Lecture II
04/12 Curative Eurythmy: Lecture 1
04/13 Anthro Medical Therapy: Lecture III
04/13 Curative Eurythmy: Lecture 2
04/14 Anthro Medical Therapy: Lecture IV
04/14 Curative Eurythmy: Lecture 3
04/15 Anthro Medical Therapy: Lecture V
04/15 Materialism/Anthroposophy: Lecture IV
04/15 Curative Eurythmy: Lecture 4
04/16 Anthro Medical Therapy: Lecture VI
04/16 Materialism/Anthroposophy: Lecture V
04/16 Curative Eurythmy: Lecture 5
04/17 Anthro Medical Therapy: Lecture VII
04/17 Materialism/Anthroposophy: Lecture VI
04/17 Curative Eurythmy: Lecture 6
04/18 Anthro Medical Therapy: Lecture VIII
04/18 Curative Eurythmy: Lecture 7
04/18 Anthro Medical Therapy: Lecture IX
04/22 Materialism/Anthroposophy: Lecture VII
04/23 Materialism/Anthroposophy: Lecture VIII
04/24 Materialism/Anthroposophy: Lecture IX
04/29 Materialism/Anthroposophy: Lecture X
04/30 Materialism/Anthroposophy: Lecture XI
05/01 Materialism/Anthroposophy: Lecture XII
05/05 Lecture: Man, Offspring of the World of Stars
05/05 Materialism/Anthroposophy: Lecture XIII
05/06 Colour: Part One: Colour-Experience (Erlebnis)
05/07 Colour: Part One: The Luminous and Pictorial Nature of Colours
05/08 Colour: Part One: The Phenomenon of Colour in Material Nature
05/13 Lecture: A Picture of Earth-Evolution in the Future
05/13 Materialism/Anthroposophy: Lecture XIV
05/15 The Development of Thought from the 4th to the 19th Century - 1
05/16 The Development of Thought from the 4th to the 19th Century - 2
06/02 Materialism/Anthroposophy: Lecture XV
06/03 Materialism/Anthroposophy: Lecture XVI
06/03 World Downfall and Resurrection
06/05 Materialism/Anthroposophy: Lecture XVII
06/24 Therapeutic Insights: Lecture I
06/26 Therapeutic Insights: Lecture II
07/01 Therapeutic Insights: Lecture III
07/02 Therapeutic Insights: Lecture IV
07/02 Psychoanalysis: Lecture V: Connections Between Organic Processes and the Mental Life of Man
07/03 Therapeutic Insights: Lecture V
07/15 Lecture: Thinking and Willing as Two Poles of the Human Soul-Life
07/22 Man as a Being: Lecture 1
07/23 Man as a Being: Lecture 2
07/24 Man as a Being: Lecture 3
07/30 Poetry/Speech: Lecture VI: Speech-Formation and Poetic Form
08/05 Lecture: The Dual Form of Cognition During the Middle Ages and the Development of Knowledge in Modern Times
08/06 Lecture: The Remedy for Our Diseased Civilisation
08/07 Development of the child up to puberty
08/19 Lecture: Goethe and the Evolution of Consciousness
08/29 Fruits/Anthroposophy: Lecture 1 (Summary): Effects of Modern Agnosticism
08/30 Fruits/Anthroposophy: Lecture 2 (Summary): Perception and Thinking
08/31 Fruits/Anthroposophy: Lecture 3 (Summary): The Tragedy of F. Nietzsche
09/01 Fruits/Anthroposophy: Lecture 4 (Summary): The Relationship between Goethe and Hegel
09/02 Fruits/Anthroposophy: Lecture 5: From Sense Perception to Spirit Imaging
09/03 Fruits/Anthroposophy: Lecture 6: From Imaginative Knowledge to Inspirational Knowledge
09/05 Lecture: Anthroposophy's Contribution to the Most Urgent Needs of Our Time
09/05 Fruits/Anthroposophy: Lecture 7: The Gulf Between a Causal Explanation of Nature and the Moral World Order
09/06 Fruits/Anthroposophy: Lecture 8: The Social Question
09/23 Lecture: Evil and the Power of Thought
09/23 Cosmosophy 1: Lecture I
09/23 Fundamental Impulses in the Mysteries of Ancient and Modern Times
09/24 Lecture: The Seeds of Future Worlds
09/24 Cosmosophy 1: Lecture II
09/30 Cosmosophy 1: Lecture III
10/01 Cosmosophy 1: Lecture IV
10/02 Cosmosophy 1: Lecture V
10/07 Cosmosophy 1: Lecture VI
10/08 Cosmosophy 1: Lecture VII
10/09 Cosmosophy 1: Lecture VIII
10/11 Art of Lecturing: Lecture I
10/11 Art of Lecturing: Lecture I
10/12 Art of Lecturing: Lecture II
10/12 Art of Lecturing: Lecture II
10/13 Art of Lecturing: Lecture III
10/13 Art of Lecturing: Lecture III
10/14 Cosmosophy 1: Lecture IX
10/14 Art of Lecturing: Lecture IV
10/14 Art of Lecturing: Lecture IV
10/15 Cosmosophy 1: Lecture X
10/15 Art of Lecturing: Lecture V
10/15 Art of Lecturing: Lecture V
10/16 Cosmosophy 1: Lecture XI
10/16 Lecture: Human Freedom and Its Connection with the Mystery of Golgotha
10/16 Art of Lecturing: Lecture VI
10/16 Art of Lecturing: Lecture VI
10/28 Lecture: The Universe
11/06 Lecture: The Sun-Mystery in the Course of Human History
11/24 Cosmic Forces in Man: Lecture I: Cosmic Forces in Man
11/25 Lecture: On the Reality of Higher Worlds
11/26 Paths to Knowledge of Higher Worlds
11/27 Cosmic Forces in Man: Lecture II: The Soul Life of Man ...
11/28 Lecture: Foundations of Anthroposophy
11/28 Foundations of Anthroposophy: Lecture I: Foundations of Anthroposophy
11/29 Foundations of Anthroposophy: Lecture II: Man in the Light of Anthroposophy
11/30 Question/Economic Life: Lecture: The Central Question of Economic Life
12/01 Lecture: The World Development in the Light of Anthroposophy
12/01 Foundations of Anthroposophy: Lecture III: World Development in the Light of Anthroposophy
12/02 Renewal of Culture
12/04 Cosmic Forces in Man: Lecture III: The Mission of the Scandanavian Peoples
12/18 Lecture: The Alphabet
12/23 Imaginative Cognition and Inspired Cognition
12/24 Lecture: East and West in the Light of the Christmas Idea
12/26 Lecture: The Revelation of the Cosmic Christ

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