some ideas to Hauw
Feb 11, 2006 10:48 AM
The most important is what Theosophy is, and not what several people
made of have made of it.
That is why everyone needs to learn the originals and not other
Every lodge have a lot of original books and also you can find some
It is an Universal Wisdom and of which is to be find a lot in common
with every religion. Only the most religions have made their own
stories. HPB,Besant,Leadbeater all wrote about that.
A simple explanation is given by Baborka, secret doctrine, divine
plan, glossary of sanskrit terms,HPB ,Tibet and Tulku; the story of
the human evolution and also Mahatma letters.
Other simpler explanations are to be found in the books of
AnnieBesant and also the books of Clara Codd and much more to be read
at under mentioned website.
This ones are presented at www.anandgholap.net
The other ones have presented so much, you can find easy on the urls
My personal investigation shows me the own made stories of the
Theosophical University Press.They liked to bring all in modern
language, but they changed teachings in a lot of other words with
total other meanings, also in Dutch we have this problem; so I take
only original books from Adyar. The same as most religions have done!
I think it is human to color and interpretate the originals.Also the
ones which read them, we can see.
It is not easy to give good summaries, that needs capacity and
A lot of information are to be found in the Mahatma Letters to A,P
Sinnett, transcribed and compiled by A.T.Barker
the third edition of the Adyar publishing house 1979.
Then if you want to complete your study look at:
There is to be found a lot of work theosophists have done in the
present time.Ken Wilber for instance and a lot more.
What we have on talks over people, which are past and away,who can
prove CWL was a peadophil? Have anyone be there?
The Only critics I have on Besant en Leadbeater is that they cannot
make an adept or a Jesus, because Adepts make themselves.
And Krishnamurti was not an Adept, only a good teacher for the ones
don't know.He gives good advises in logical way.
At the feet of the master needs everyone to have.In our country every
member have had one of an old Theosophist from
the Philipinnes, because he thought nobody can miss that lectures.
That was very kindly to help anyone in the beginning.
At least Theosophy needs to clear your vision, only your own and in
that you can find a lot of ancient wisdom honesty written, without to
have to potention of mighty, but to bring strenght and that is
something total different. Good to look at.
My way of research is to the essence and not with all clouds of
interpretating and personal coloured images of Theosophy at all.
I think it is a silent study, which brings clear air in a dusty and
cloudy world and is a neverending story.
--- In email@example.com, "T. H. Hauw" <hauwquek@...> wrote:
> Hi all,
> My name is Hauw. I live in Singapore. The TS lodge here was formed
> Olcott and 19 other people in 1889. I became a member in the
> this year and subscribed to theos-talk at about the same time.
> Like most people, I joined TS because I want to know more about the
> of life and want to increase my self-knowledge and awareness
further. I am
> waiting for a basic course on Theosophy to commence in March at our
> Meanwhile I am searching high and low to have a better
> Theosophy. So far, I must say that most of the material (incl.
> this discussion group) that I have come across are too wordy and
> to absorb. Can anyone recommend any beginners books written by
> It's also confusing. I read that there are different lineages e.g.
> Besant (and CWL) of the Adyar TS and William Judge of Point Loma. A
> university website even said that their teachings are different
> original teaching of HPB in some areas. Then, after HPB many people
> claimed that they have contact with the Masters. Finally I also
> the charge against CWL concerning young boys.
> So I joined theos-talk thinking that the older souls here might be
> clear things up a bit. But alas that's not to be; there are just
> unhealthy exchanges among some members here!
> How are new students of Theosophy to make sense out of all the
> don't want to dogmatise or institutionalise TS, it's not a
religion. But I
> wonder if some form of agreed framework, guidelines or decision-
> process would be better to the cause of Theosophy?
> I also came across postings here which I think (I may be wrong) is
> Hinduism teachings. I don't think Theosophy is entirely the same as
> or Buddhism; is there any form of moderation here?
> T H Hauw
> P.S. When responding to a post, can members try to delete the
> content, save those points that they are responding to, before
> way, all the postings will be neater and easier to read.
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