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Theosophy: NEW-Transforming Ourselves, Transforming the World, Barbara Hebert; NEW-A Reflection on the Yamas and Niyamas of the Eight Limbs of Yoga and Viveka, Esther Pockrandt; NEW-How to Study Theosophy - 5, Kenneth Small; NEW-Contemplating The Wisdom Tradition, David M. Grossman; NEW-Simplicity, Patience and Compassion, Andrew Rooke; NEW-2025, Tim Wyatt; NEW-The Spirit in the Body, Robert Crosbie; NEW-A Commentary on the Gayatri, William Quan Juge; NEW-The Great Awakening Versus the Great Re-Set, Paul Barker; NEW-What Survives Death? A. Trevor Barker NEW-Prohibit conversations about race, racism and racial inequalities? (In the Light of Theosophy); Universal Brotherhood: The Need of the Hour, Deepa Padhi;Our Immediate Opportunity, Boris de Zirkoff; Our Responsibility in Freedom of Thought, Ananya Sri Ram;How to Study Theosophy - 4, Kenneth Small;Theosophy, Its Claims, Doctrines And Progress, William Quan Judge; Learning To Know Oneself, Barbara Hebert; Cycles and Longing, Tim Boyd; How to Study Theosophy – 3, Kenneth Small;The Quiet Within Which Is Compassion; Theosophy and its Evidences, Annie Besant, part 1 & 2; The Need for Healing, Tim Boyd; Experiencing the Teachings, Pablo Sender; Freedom of Choice; How to study Theosophy, Kenneth Small; Can Karma Be Eliminated? Pablo Sender; The Three Objects as a Guide to the Spiritual Path; Barbara Hebert; A Meditation on Mindfulness, David M. Grossman; Youth & the Adyar School of the Wisdom, Tim Boyd; Dharma; A Case for Mythology, David M. Grosman;The New Cycle, H. P.. Blavatsky; Mutual Exploration of the Truth of Suffering and Joy,Tim Boyd; The Real Work of the Theosophical Society, N. Sri Ram; Foreshadowing Future Events (Harbinger), Henry Steel Olcott; Fundamental Beliefs of Buddhism, Henry Steel Olciott; Love is the Heart of Theosophy, Barbara Hebert; A Search for Universality, Boris de Zirkoff; How to Study Theosophy, Kenneth Small; The Golden Thread, Sri Raghavan Iyer; On Being Human, Ananya Sri Ram Rajan;The Noble Eightfold Path 3 & 4;The Noble Eightfold Path 2, C.W. Leadbeater; The Noble Eightfold Path 1, Annie Besant; Expectations;The Golden Thread, Part one, Srii Raghavan Iyer; Seek Out the Way: Experiential Reflections on the Inner Life, Juliana Cesano; Living in Kali Yuga, David M Grossman; Who can Change the World, Barbara Hebert; Freeing the Mind: Why Philosophy Is Important, Cary Gardner;I can’t get my head around it, Jan Nicolaas Kind;Small Acts with Great Love, Tim Boyd; Theosophy Generally Stated, William Quan Judge;The Culture of Music From a Theosophical Standpoint;What happens when we die?;
Theosophy and the Society in the Public Eye: NEW-Second Readings, David M. Grossman; NEW-Light and Dark, a photo series by Richard Dvořák;NEW: A Note from Portugal (December 2022) Joma Sipe; NEW-Images of Different Paths, David M. Grossman; NEW- Sacred Places, Richard Dvořák; NEW- Park people, Park quotes… a few Park dogs and Park music, David M. Grossman; NEW-Meeting Emalia, the second time around, David M. Grossman; NEW: A Note from Portugal (June-July 2022, Joma Sipe; NEW: Be welcome …always, Richard Dvořák; A Note from JOMA SIPE in Portugal (March-April 2022); Forty years ago, a contemplation, David M. Grossman; The ELEGANCE of MUSIC, David M. Grossman; A Note from JOMA SIPE in Portugal (July-August 2021); Meeting Emilia, David Grossman; Can words describe the fragrance of the very breath of spring?, by Richard Dvořák;Poetry of Dreams and Growing up, David Grossman; Dreamful Reality, a photo series by Richard Dvořák; Beyond the Mundane Reality, David Grossman); HAPPINESS but also CONTEMPLATION, demonstrated through CULTURAL DIVERSITY, an interactive photo series by David Grossman; Photos by Richard Dvořák, Spring Fields; A Note from Joma Sipe in Portugal April/May; Kissing, Caring and Loving, David Grossman
Quotations: About TIME, by Catherine Pulsifer, Cheryl Richardson, Kahlil Gibran, Carl Sandburg,Tara Ross
Miscellany and Trivia: Inspirational Stories: Stop chasing happiness; Stop stressing so much; What are friends for ...?; You are not going to get anything handed to you; Focus on the good things in life
The Society:NEW- the 2023 Series, Mini interviews with Merike Martsepp, Pauline (from the Netherlands) Svyatoslav Igorevich Lipsky; Hannes Pettersson, Paul Barker. Mini interviews the 2022 Series with Monica Pege, Ria Schopman, Marianne Plokker, Juliana Cesano, Mattia Lugarà, Kenneth Small, Nicoletta Boriello,Sara Ortega van Vloten, John Powers, Miriam Martínez Suárez, Esther Pockrandt, Seth Edwards, Elena Bessie Camplone, Swathi Reddy, Juliet bates and Arturo Alonso Carmona Peláez
Good News:NEW-Good News from Spain; NEW-Good News from YOUNG THEOSOPHISTS; 107th Italian Theosophical Society National Congress; Edward Abdill, MEMORIES OF DORA; Theosophy in the workplace, the TOS speaks with Esteban Langlois MD; Good News from Adyar Theosophical Academy (ATA);Good News from Adyar-A DREAM COME TRUE
Lengua Espaňola: NEW-El cosmos interior. Annanya Sri Ram; NEW-¿Cómo avanzar? De vuelta a la cima de la montaña, Anton Rozman; NEW-Buenas noticias de España - ESCUELA DE VERANO 2022; NEW-LOS MISTERIOS DEL EGO, Sri Raghavan Iyer; NEW-EL TRUSTEESHIP GANDHIANO EN TEORÍA Y PRÁCTICA, Sri Raghavan Iyer; NEW-DIBUJAR EL CÍRCULO MÁS GRANDENEW-Sri Raghavan Iyer; Qué pena!y después– Las condiciones de la verdadera unión, Henry Travers Edge; NEW-Luz, Amor y Eperanza, Sri Raghavan Iyer; NEW- Conferencia Internacional de Teosofía... ¡qué pena!,,,, Jan Nicolaas Kind
Lingua Italiana: NEW-Il cosmo interiore, Ananya Sri Ram; NEW-Come continuare? Tornando alla cima della montagna, Anron Rozman; NEW-Ahimè e articoli seguenti – Le condizioni per la vera unione, Henry Travers Edge; NEW- International Theosophy Conferences … ahimè… , Jan Nicolaas Kind
Língua Portuguesa: NEW-O Cosmo Dentro, Ananya Sri Ram; NEW-Como seguir em frente? De volta ao topo da montanha, Anton Rozman; NEW-O MISTÉRIO DO EGO; NEW-O LEGADO DA CURADORIA DE GANDHI NA TEORIA E PRÁTICA, Sri Raghavan Iyer; NEW-DESENHANDO O CÍRCULO MAIOR, Sri Raghavan Iyer; NEW-Que pena e depois - As Condições da Verdadeira União, Henry Travers Edhe; NEW NEW- Luz, Amor e Eperança, Sri Raghavan Iyer; NEW-Conferência Internacional de Teosofia … Que pena …, Jan Nicolaas Kind
Langue Française: NEW-Le cosmos intérieur, Ananya Sri Ram; NEW-Comment aller lávant? Retour au Sommet de la Montagne, Anton Rozman; NEW-Lumière, Amour et Espoir. Sri Raghavan Iyer; NEW- HÉLAS et la suite – Les conditions d’une véritable union; NEW-International Theosophy Conferences … HÉLAS, Jan Nicolaas Kind
Theosophical Encyclopedia: In collaboration with the editors-in-chief of the Theosophical Encyclopedia and Theosophical History, Mr. Vicente Hao Chin Jr., and Professor James Santucci, and the Officer in Charge of the Adyar Archives, Jaishree Kannan,Theosophy Forward publishes the following entries:NEW-The Aquarian Foundation; More glimpses of the history of Young Theosophists, Arni Narendran;Glimpses of the history of young Theosophists; HIRAF’s “ROSICRUCIANISM”; Historical Photos from the Surendra Narayan Archives (Adyar Archives) – THE YOUNG KRISHNAMURTI, Excerpt from “Personal Recollections of Sir Richard Francis Burton;-H.N. Stokes' early contact with the Theosophical Society;Theosophy and the Theosophical Societies - part 1, 2, 3 ,4 and 5 (2020 version); Shinto; H.N. Stokes and the O.E. Library, James Santucci; Aura; Immortality; The Objects of The Theosophical Society; Historical photos from the Surendra Narajan Archives.
Notable Books: “READING IS A CONVERSATION. ALL BOOKS TALK. BUT A GOOD BOOK LISTENS AS WELL, Mark Haddon; go to Notable Books 59, compiled by GENE JENNINGS
Medley: NEW-Lucid dying: Patients recall death experiences during CPR; NEW-New theory suggests that decisions are made unconsciously, then about half a second later become conscious;The Cosmos Within, Ananya Sri Ram; The Myths of Materialism, Tim Wyatt;Climate change has likely begun to suffocate the world’s fisheries; Politically polarized brains share an intolerance of uncertainty; Mindfulness meditation reduces pain by separating it from the self; Disbelief in human evolution linked to greater prejudice and racism;Nature's Secret Empires,
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