From Mammoths to Mediums: Answers to Questions

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Rudolf Steiner Press, 2000 - Body, Mind & Spirit - 309 pages
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In this collection: dancing and sport; guardian angels; effects of the stars; potatoes, beetroots and radishes; the Druids; Roman Catholic and Masonic rituals; proteins, fats, carbohydrates and salts; Aristotle; nutrition; blood circulation and the heart; honesty and conscience; boredom and opinions; lungs and kidneys; fertilization in plants and humans; light and color; and breathing.
 

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Contents

Discussion of 2 June 1923
19
Cataract Living lens and eye glasses We see because our astral
34
Discussion of 6 June 1923
37
Discussion of 9 June 1923
57
Discussion of 13 June 1923
73
Discussion of 16 June 1923
94
Discussion of 25 June 1923
112
Discussion of 28 June 1923
130
Discussion of 7 July 1923
169
Discussion of 18 July 1923
187
Discussion of 20 July 1923
206
Discussion of 25 July 1923
224
Discussion of 28 July 1923
243
Discussion of 10 September 1923
262
Translators Note
299
Copyright

Discussion of 30 June 1923
151

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About the author (2000)

Austrian-born Rudolf Steiner was a noted Goethe (see Vol. 2) scholar and private student of the occult who became involved with Theosophy in Germany in 1902, when he met Annie Besant (1847--1933), a devoted follower of Madame Helena P. Blavatsky (1831--1891). In 1912 he broke with the Theosophists because of what he regarded as their oriental bias and established a system of his own, which he called Anthroposophy (anthro meaning "man"; sophia sophia meaning "wisdom"), a "spiritual science" he hoped would restore humanism to a materialistic world. In 1923 he set up headquarters for the Society of Anthroposophy in New York City. Steiner believed that human beings had evolved to the point where material existence had obscured spiritual capacities and that Christ had come to reverse that trend and to inaugurate an age of spiritual reintegration. He advocated that education, art, agriculture, and science be based on spiritual principles and infused with the psychic powers he believed were latent in everyone. The world center of the Anhthroposophical Society today is in Dornach, Switzerland, in a building designed by Steiner. The nonproselytizing society is noted for its schools.

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