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Re: Theos-World TS natal chart and its implications

Feb 18, 2006 03:53 PM
by Jerry Hejka-Ekins

Dear all,

I recall HPB writing that the September chart is the real birth chart. The November inaugural address chart would be the chart for when the TS became a public organization.

adelasie wrote:

Dear Vladimir,

The chart drawn for 8 pm, September 8, 1875, is certainly more encouraging than the one for the same time, November 17 of the same year. One might wonder how an entity of the latter date would survive at all. Does anyone have any more specific data for the founding of the TS? It seems likely that there would be an official chart for the founding, considering what the organization is.

On 18 Feb 2006 at 13:19, Vladimir wrote:

Saturday, February 18, 2006, 5:46:41 AM, adelasie wrote:

Does Cranston give a time for the September date?

No. Actually the date might be considered even Sep.7, because then

...Madame Blavatsky's sprightly evening chatter and her reported
magical feats continued to draw groups of intelligent people to her
rooms. Among those thus attracted was Mr. George H. Felt, who had made
some careful studies in phases of Egyptology. He was asked to lecture
on these subjects and on the 7th of September, 1875, a score of people
had gathered in H.P.B.'s parlors to hear his address on "The Lost
Canon of Proportion of the Egyptians." Dr. Seth Pancoast, a most
erudite Kabbalist was present, and after the lecture he led the
discussion to the subject of the occult powers of the ancient
magicians. Mr. Felt said he had proven those powers and had with them
evoked elemental creatures and "hundreds of shadowy forms." As the
tense debate proceeded, acting on an impulse, Col. Olcott wrote on a
scrap of paper, which he passed over to Madame Blavatsky through the
hands of Mr. W. Q. Judge, the following: "Would it not be a good thing
to form a Society for this kind of study?" She read it and indicated

But the Meeting Minutes containing the proposal is dated Sep.8,1975 --
a hand-written page is reproduced in the book.


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