The accusation phase of an RHS (referring to The Prosperos class Releasing the Hidden Splendour) is the I-it stage and the release is the I-thou stage. Lots of people have sex in the I-it state of mind. Fewer have sex in the I-thou state of mind. Wherever we look at other people as “its” (kudos … Continue reading “From I-It to I-Thou” by Mike Zonta
CULTURE, ECOLOGY, ZOE ROBINSON, THEOSOPHY, HERMES ISSUE I BY ZOE ROBINSON NOVEMBER 8, 2019 (hermes-magazine.com) These words from Mme Blavatsky, perhaps encapsulate a sense of Anima Mundi/World Soul: “Matter is the vehicle for the manifestation of soul on this plane of existence, and soul is the vehicle on a higher plane for the manifestation of spirit, and these three are a … Continue reading Anima Mundi, Antahkarana and our Physical Environment
COSMIC INTENTION THERAPY — STUDY GUIDE QUESTIONS “The problem with humanity is: Paleolithic emotions, Medieval institutions, and God-like technology.” — E.O. Wilson Lesson 1 1) What are we trying to express with the concept “Cosmic Intention”? 2) What is the meaning of “Totality Field” ? How does it expand our sense of identity ? 3) What … Continue reading Prosperos class study questions
By Maria Popova (brainpickings.org) When Walt Whitman contemplated the wisdom of trees, he saw in them qualities “almost emotional, palpably artistic, heroic,” and found in their resolute being a counterpoint to the human charade of seeming. “When we have learned how to listen to trees,” Hermann Hesse rhapsodized in his lyrical love letter to our arboreal companions, “then the brevity … Continue reading Consider the Tree: Philosopher Martin Buber on the Discipline of Not Objectifying and the Difficult Art of Seeing Others as They Are, Not as They Are to Us
Westin Long Beach Hotel, September 2, 2018 Companions at the Crossroads: We seem to have been stuck at this crossroads for several years now. But not to worry. Some of us have found a way forward. For over seven years now a group of us began listening to the Find Yourself and Live tape series … Continue reading “Companions at the Crossroads” Prosperos Assembly talk by Mike Zonta, H.W., M.
1. Brave New World – Aldous Huxley 2. 1984 – George Orwell 3. Road To Wigan Pier – George Orwell 4. Crime And Punishment – Fyodor Dostoevsky 5. Demons – Fyodor Dostoevsky 6. Beyond Good And Evil – Friedrich Nietzsche 7. Ordinary Men – Christopher Browning 8. The Painted Bird – Jerzy Kosinski 9. The Rape of … Continue reading Professor Jordan B. Peterson reading lists
The Carter Memorial Lecture Astrological Association Conference 2013 © The Astrological Association of Great Britain / 03.02.2014 In a world undergoing such fundamental and rapid transformation on all fronts, what role can be played by the newly thriving yet still marginalized practice of astrology – at once the gold standard of superstition in our culture, … Continue reading “The Role of Astrology in a Civilization in Crisis” by Professor Richard Tarnas (astro.com)