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Re: Theos-World Theos-Talk Research and Society

Feb 08, 2010 07:42 AM
by Drpsionic

The problem is that they live in a dream world where it somehow matters who 
 is in charge of mowing the lawn at Adyar.
Chuck the Heretic  

In a message dated 2/7/2010 4:09:59 P.M. Central Standard Time, writes:

I hope the leaders who have been living in a cocoon with no transparency  
great secrecy in their doings and possible machinations, are reading  the
messages here and realize the continuing serious harm they are causing  to
the Cause while they may be under the delusion that they are doing good  to
the cause.

[How else we can explain (1) the ultra secret attempt  to disenfranchise all
members by a handful of GC members from the West and  seize control of the 
and (2) continued silence over a year with no  indication of any attempt to
bring about unity within the TS, while at the  same time lecturing about
truth, honesty, and other attributes theosophy  tries to inculcate in their

May be it is time for Plan B  for theosophy to move ahead ignoring the
existing old guard leadership  which seems to be stuck on a path of error.


On Sun, Feb 7,  2010 at 10:18 A_M, 

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( >wrote:

>  Morton,
> Count me in - I like this idea very much. I'd like to  see The Society
> getting back to being a Society with research and  social aims/interests 
> count for something besides self serving  its Organization, gurus and 
> I'd like to see the Society  reformulated to get back on track to learning
> and research in various  fields NOT including nonsense and fluff which as 
> Society we were  always encouraged to speak up about and to ernestly 
> I don't  care if that such and such is a billion dollar a year business or
> not  the Theosophical Society was surely never intended to support, 
>  nor produce mass materials made by (and benefiting)  charlatans.
> The fact that today, as I see it, the Society has  seriously lowerer its
> standards and is at a loss for inspiration is a  disgrace to the 
> of all of its members and everyone it  thereafter reaches.
> I'd like to see a Society develop that is  a true and genuine Society
> without gurus or leaders or followers or  cookie cutter images of people
> wherein everyone is best being like  everyone else (and parroting the same
> verses/thoughts) or they'll  never be able to be accepted a/o get along. 
> what about good  hearty debate without sinking into verbal blows and power
> plays. I'd  like to see that too, a Society that can internally disagree,
> debate,  and discuss a/b the facts themselves can/will settle such  
> A society which can help to educate, inform, and to  dispell the growing
> number of extremists and peddle pushers who seek  to profit off of (and 
> others' sincere desires to learn, explore  a/o to know more about 
> a/o the world.
> I'd  like to see a Society develop that can distinguish between nonsense  
> real or accurate information a/o theory. A Society that is  essentially
> interested in things that genuinely mean something and  therefore in the
> realm of facts and legends can and would (or should)  once again be taken
> seriously for_ its spiritual influence, a deserved  reputation, and its
> academic (and creative) apt, stance, and  investigation.
> A Society that can be an inspiring and  discerning influence in our world,
> which, in fact, honestly and  reputedly operates like a guiding light.
> A group of peers a/o  a loosely organized company of people that while
> having and retaining  individual autonomy, focuses or goals, can and does
> work together  (pool data, so on) for a general or overall coordinated 
> with  the one simple aim of improving understanding and bettering 
humanity  in
> and as a united front.
> I could go on and on, as you  can tell; I am fairly disappointed by the
> Theosophical Society we  see/have today.
> Terrie

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