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Re: Theos-World RE: H.P.B., THE U.S.A. AND US

Mar 07, 2006 01:38 PM
by Steven Levey


Folks-This might help.
   
  Steve
   
                                  
VE Day celebrations in Toronto, Ont., May 1945.
Photo : National Film Board  VE Day, 8 May 1945  On April 30, 1945, Hitler committed suicide. On May 5, German forces in North-West Europe surrendered. Victory in Europe, or VE, Day was officially celebrated three days later.


carlosaveline cardoso aveline <carlosaveline@hotmail.com> wrote:
  
Christina,

I don't know which country is yours, but in Europe the celebrations are made 
May 8th,
as long as I know.


Carlos.



>From: "christinaleestemaker" 
>Reply-To: theos-talk@yahoogroups.com
>To: theos-talk@yahoogroups.com
>Subject: Theos-World Re: H.P.B., THE U.S.A. AND US
>Date: Mon, 06 Mar 2006 19:31:47 -0000
>
>--- In theos-talk@yahoogroups.com, "carlosaveline cardoso aveline"
> wrote:
> >Hello, in our country we have that on the 5 th of May 1945, the end
>of WWII.
>How is that possible?
>Christina.
> >
> >
> > oooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooo
> >
> > H.P.B. AND `A REPUBLIC OF CONSCIENCE'.
> >
> > oooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooo
> >
> >
> > Dear Friends,
> >
> > There seems to be a lot of anger against the United States of
>America these
> > days.
> >
> > In order get a broad perspective of things, we can remember a few
>facts
> > which reveal the link between the theosophical movement and human
> > evolution, since 1875.
> >
> > 1) Coincidence or not, the end of the World War II in Europe and
>the
> > victory of democratic countries is celebrated in the same day when
>the
> > founder of the theosophical movement closed her incarnation. H. P.
> > Blavatsky, who lived for Universal Brotherhood, left her physical
>body in
> > 8th of May 1891, and the War ended 8th of May, 1945.
> >
> > 2) Harry Truman, the 33rd president of the USA who lead the final
>moments
> > in the Second World War, was born precisely in May 8th, 1884.
> >
> > 3) It is also interesting that the Theosophical Society was
>founded in 1875
> > in the city of New York, exactly seventy years before the
>creation of the
> > United Nations in 1945. And, of course, the U.N. Headquarters is
> > established in the very same city.
> >
> > 4) The U.N. Chart starts with a vigorous proclamation of the first
>objet of
> > the theosophical moovement -- that of Universal Brotherhood. Far
>from
> > perfection as they are, the theosophical movement is an inner seed
>of
> > universal brotherhood, just as the U.N. is its outer seed. They
>may need a
> > few thousands of years to flourish in a beautiful way.
> >
> > 5) Yet even the creation of the thesophical movement in 1875 was
>not a
> > process entirely new. The USA, as a motherland, did inspire the
>structure
> > of the Theosophical Society, and H.P.B. wrote:
> >
> >
> > "Born in the United States, the Society was constituted in the
>model of its
> > Motherland. The latter, omitting from its Constitution the name of
>God lest
> > it should afford a pretext one day to make a state religion,
>gives
> > absolute equality to all religions in its laws. All support and
>each is in
> > turn protected by the State. The Society, modelled upont this
> > Constitution, may fairly be termed `A Republic of Conscience'."
> >
> > So if the present policies of the U.S. government are wrong and
>unfair in
> > many an aspect, it may be wise to give it a few more centuries
>before we
> > get too angry or too frustrated.
> >
> > Meanwhile, we can take care of our own, somewhat still
>precarious "Republic
> > of Conscience" , the theosophical movement. Are we doing our
>homework in
> > the best way we can? Or do we still have kings, popes and
>candidates to
> > kings and popes in the movement?
> >
> > Best regards, Carlos Cardoso Aveline
> >
> >
> > O o o O o o O o o O o o O o o O o o O
> >
> >
> > (1) "The Collected Writings of H. P. Blavatsky", TPH,
>India/USA/UK, Volume
> > II, page 104. The text from which comes this paragraph is
>entitled "What
> > Are the Theosophists?" .
> >
> >
> > O o o O o o O o o O o o O o o O
> >
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