Ahimsa, Prayag Letter & Letter Ten
Mar 29, 2006 05:09 AM
by carlosaveline cardoso aveline
Our central and common point is that true insanity is in the authoritarian
use of religion and creed as a mechanism for domination of human minds.
It is unfortunate that in the 1890s the Adyar TS abandoned its task of
showing the world the danger of dogmatic religions.
The movement will have to get back to this task, I guess, and to get back to
the deeper Philosophy of Theosophy, so that it can, in the next few years
and decades, face in a proper way the paralysing challenges it has in front
of it right now.
In order to be, or to seem, politically correct, the movement in general
got rather paralysed.
Some departed from the teaching through fancies of various kinds. Others
put the teaching in the freezer aiming at to preserving it. A third group
tries to live the teaching.
These three "groups" are not in "different corporations". Each one of us
has these three factors in himself and can enhance the third factor in his
From: Cass Silva <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Subject: Re: Theos-World Ahimsa & Prayag Letter
Date: Tue, 28 Mar 2006 22:47:24 -0800 (PST)
This chap has now asked for and will probably gain asylum outside of
Afghanistan. Which indicates he is not so insane. Whether he is insane or
not, it still must have taken great courage to revolt against the
prevailing religion which advocates death to those who oppose or reject
carlosaveline cardoso aveline <email@example.com> wrote:
At the same time, in Afghanistan, a man was about to be condemned to death
(according to the Constitution), for commiting the crime of converting to
It happened in the last few days.
Arrested, Western Countries exerted pressure on Afghanistan. The man has
been just released, oficially because, being crazy, he is not responsible
for what he does. (BBC World and CNN-I, March 28)
In some countries, it is just crazy not to be a Moslem, indeed.
Chuck should send a certified copy of the Prayag Letter ( and of the Letter
10 in the ML) to these people -- including some Christian Evangelists.
>From: "Mark S. Hamilton Jr."
>Subject: Re: Theos-World More Ahimsa & Enlightenment
>Date: Tue, 28 Mar 2006 02:34:42 -0500
>Do you care to share more about this experience? It's piqued my interest.
>Especially with such keywords as antichrist, television, and terrify.
>On Sun, 26 Mar 2006 22:52:32 -0500, wrote:
> > In a message dated 3/26/2006 7:00:44 PM Central Standard Time,
> > firstname.lastname@example.org writes:
> > Watch out for the christian fattas
> > Cass
> > Well, having been called an "Agent of the Antichrist" by an evangelist
> > television, Christians don't scare me a bit.
> > I, on the other hand, terrify them.
> > Chuck the Heretic
> > [Non-text portions of this message have been removed]
> > Yahoo! Groups Links
>Mark S. Hamilton Jr.
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