Out of this World


BETWEEN Science and Theology is a bewildered public, fast losing all belief in man’s personal immortality, in a deity of any kind, and rapidly descending to the level of materialism.

From the remotest antiquity, mankind as a whole have always been convinced of the existence of a personal spiritual entity, within the personal physical man

This inner entity was more or less divine, according to its proximity to the crown—Chrestos [Christos, The Higher Self].

The closer the union, the more serene man’s destiny, and the less dangerous the external conditions. This belief is neither bigotry nor superstition, only an ever-present, instinctive feeling of the proximity of another spiritual and invisible world.

“This world, though it be subjective to the senses of the outward man, is perfectly objective to the inner ego.”

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The foregoing words were written by H. P. Blavatsky in Isis Unveiled, her first first major work on Theosophy—examining religion and science in the light of Western and Oriental ancient wisdom, and occult and spiritualistic phenomena.

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Life Goes On

2 responses to “Out of this World

  1. Morgause Fonteleve

    Thank you! Absolutely true! To the infinite US!

  2. Just beautiful, thank you for this posting. The evidence is clear, no matter how materialistic our view may be, we just ARE, always have been, and always will be…endings and beginnings, though to be respected, are illusions…we are Eternal…NAMASTE ALL!

    BTW, the artwork is beautiful..very meditative.

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