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Re: Theos-World Who is this mysterious S T Adelante?

Nov 23, 2009 08:48 AM
by Spirituality


I don't know who S.T. Adelante is. 

I can tell you that Jan Kind is married to Terezinha. She took his name on their marriage, even though she is quite a professional and older than I am. He is Dutch. She is Brazilian. They married only a few years ago. I would guess 8 or 9 years ago. 

Katinka

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--- In theos-talk@yahoogroups.com, MKR <mkr777@...> wrote:
>
> Thanks. When the website first came up, it was not public and when
> someone found out about it, it was taken down. It was at a time
> following the last International Election. It got resurrected
> subsequently.
> 
> MKR
> 
> On Mon, Nov 23, 2009 at 1:07 AM, Leon Maurer <leonmaurer@...> wrote:
> > In ULT publications, and lectures, it's a policy not to sign the
> > articles or give out the names of the lecturers -- since theosophy
> > teachings must stand on their own, and there should be no reliance on
> > the authority, reputation or expertise of the writer/speaker.  If the
> > unknown writer's or lecturer's identity is a mystery, then his
> > writings or talks can be evaluated on its content alone, not on his
> > name or reputation.
> >
> > In the case of Adelante, we might assume he may be following those
> > rules and remaining anonymous -- which is in total accord with HPB's
> > teachings, and was used by William Q. Judge in many of his stories,
> > lectures and articles.  His real name only appeared on such works
> > after he died, when students published his writings and lectures.
> > Although, he did use his name on most of his books.
> >
> > Judging by his postings, it's apparent that S.T. Adelante is a
> > student of HPB, and respects those closest to her original teachings
> > and foundation of the original TS in America.
> >
> > LHM.
> >
> > On Nov 22, 2009, at 11/22/092:26 AM, MKR wrote:
> >
> >> Who is this mysterious S T Adelante?
> >>
> >> Some months ago, I received a email from one S T Adelante who is the
> >> administrator of a quaint website which is supposed to address
> >> theosophyâ??s future. In response I sent a email part of which I quote:
> >>
> >> â??I am not familiar with your name. I see you have an UK email address
> >> and I suppose you are from that region. Which Lodge do you belong to
> >> and what are your specific areas of interest? Do you hold any offices
> >> in the TS?â??
> >>
> >> Adelante has not responded till today. I just read in a short article
> >> on Internet regarding this personâ??s identity. The article says â??The
> >> persons in charge of Theosophy Forward do not say in their website who
> >> they are, contrary to what is usual. The website manager uses the
> >> pseudonym â??ST Adelanteâ??, and when some people asked for the identity
> >> of the responsible of the website, the answer was: â??It is not
> >> necessary to know the people who are in chargeâ??â??â??.
> >>
> >> This is really strange coming from anyone interested in theosophy. The
> >> number of active theosophists worldwide is quite minuscule. Hence it
> >> is impossible to hide oneâ??s identity unless they use a pseudonym. In
> >> the Internet forums, in the past, some theosophists have used
> >> pseudonyms to avoid taking personal responsibility for their
> >> statements in Internet. But, in time, their identities were discovered
> >> to their public embarrassment.
> >>
> >> I did some research about the website. It is registered with one Hans
> >> Kind of Kind Internet Services in Netherland as the administrative
> >> contact. Late last year, I got a confirmation that one Jan Nicolaas
> >> Kind was involved in it. Googling Kind and theosophy, one comes across
> >> Terezinha Franca Kind who is a General Council member and one of the
> >> nominators of John Algeo in the last Presidential Election. It is my
> >> understanding that he and Terezinha are related.
> >>
> >> The mystery is deepening. We do not know if Adelante is the pseudonym
> >> of Jan or Terezinha or that of some one else who dares not put his/her
> >> own real name. It is not uncommon for some people to protect their
> >> good name to operate either under a pseudonym or use others as a
> >> front. Any way one day truth will come out and then we can all come to
> >> our own conclusions.
> >>
> >> Anyone knows more about this mysterious Adelante???
> >>
> >> MKR
> >>
> >> There is no religion higher than truth
> >>
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