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Unfolding Children's Powers: Music and the Brain

THE emergence of a new spiritual epoch may have dawned far back in the late 19th century driven by Theosophical principles.

New educational reforms encompassing spiritual development are evident in the formation of visionary new schools today, public and private sector, many of which embody the eternal principles championed by H. 793 more words

Psychology & Human Nature

Quo Vadis, Materialism? Nowhere, It Seems...

I mentor a few young philosophers; which basically means young readers of philosophy pester me for answers, and I annoy them with corrective questions.  Occasionally, I do give them something like an answer, but it is mostly for the purposes of spiking their silly ideas into the sand, causing their thought process to begin again fresh, humbled.  1,429 more words

Philosophy

The Psychology of Reincarnation: Prodigious Prodigies

EMILY BEAR is a pianist and composer from Rockford, Illinois. Wikipedia explains:

“When Emily was 2 years old, her grandmother recognized her talent at the piano. 1,352 more words

Spiritual

Defying Charlatans of Gravity and The Big Bang, Part 1

“THERE are many false ideas that are derived from Big Bang dogma. But the point is simple: This dismal, depressing, lifeless, soulless, disconnected, Godless, pessimistic goo is what allegedly constitutes our reality. 992 more words

Spiritual

How and What Children Should be Taught

THE emergence of a new spiritual epoch may have dawned far back in the late 19th century driven by Theosophical principles.

New educational reforms encompassing spiritual development are evident in the formation of new schools today, many of which embody the eternal principles championed by H. 751 more words

Psychology & Human Nature

Spiritual Vision: Piercing the Illusions of Sense

ALL of what we call ‘reality’ may actually be subjective, that is beholden to our powers of perception, according to Theosophy.

If, as in the words of the dying Buddha, “all compounds are perishable” then all collections of atoms are to be considered ‘illusions.’ 1,698 more words

Brain, Mind, Consciousness, & Beyond

Our Kabalistic Mother, the Astral Virgin

THE most compelling, principal teaching of Theosophy is the Astral Light, an all-pervasive invisible force field — a space-filling energy matrix.

This vital invisible substance serves as a universal matrix for the patterns of everything in our physical world. 1,890 more words

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