Isis Unveiled: Secrets of the Ancient Wisdom Tradition, Madame Blavatsky’s First Work [H P Blavatsky, Michael Gomes] on *FREE* shipping on. Isis Unveiled has ratings and 36 reviews. The said: Blavatsky dear occultist, was a genius and the fact that she wrote so brilliantly in Engl. Isis Unveiled is a master key to the mysteries of ancient and modern science and theology. With the help of this book you will be able to make sense of how so.
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Maybe Blavatsky did need close to two thousand pages to make it. Western Esoteric Masters Seriesed. Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here It goes far beyond what even the most erudite scholar could possibly have known about in its entirety. Why should I be praised for it? Through a Glass Darkly: It would be fairly safe to say that there is no other work in the English language to compare with it.
A History and a Survey First edition, blavastky Unless its growth is arrested it may become our master. And with regard to the much vaunted progress of modern science she shows that everywhere, from the remotest antiquity, there are abundant indications that the arts and sciences as re-discovered in our times, were known and practiced by the “wise men of old;” furthermore, that much was “known” to the ancients of certain sciences and arts now “unknown” even to the most advanced science and scientists of our day.
May 06, Deanna Marshall rated it really liked it. Despite, also, their own assertions they are wholly misunderstood by themselves. Another would now and then sit there, scrawling something with a pencil and reeling off for unveilex dozens of poetical stanzas which embodied, now sublime, now humorous, ideas.
On traditional wisdom The King Solomon so celebrated by posterity, as Josephus the historian says, for his magical skill, got his secrete learning from India through Hiram, the king of Ophir, and perhaps Sheba. It was the inspiration of the Hindu sages that penetrated the mxdame of Pragna Paramita perfect wisdom ; their hands that rocked the cradle of the first ances Search where we may through the archives of history, we find that there is no fragment of modern history — whether NewtonianCartesian, Huxleyian or any other — but has been dug from the Oriental mines.
Want to Read saving…. I thoroughly enjoyed the attitude Lady Blavatsky uses to make her points across.
With this outline of the teaching of Occultism as contained in “Isis Unveiled;” its overwhelming arraignment out of the mouths of their own exponents, of the religion, science, and philosophy of the day; its outspoken treatment of dogmatic Christianity, of materialistic hypotheses, of the phenomena and theories of spiritualism, the student can begin to comprehend the enormous difficulties faced by H.
The next morning when I came to breakfast she showed me a ,adame of at least thirty or forty pages of beautifully written H. Jayson Aglubat rated it it was amazing Feb 16, Especially we will review the speculations and policy of nadame authorities in connection with those modern psychological issi Spiritualism which began at Rochester and have now overspread the world.
This was a line of interesting conversation I little expected, and I urged him to tell me more of this outstanding figure in his memory. Sorry, your blog cannot share posts by email.
Isis Unveiled: Vol. I & II by Helena Petrovna Blavatsky
Olcott, her collaborator in founding the Society, and in some of H. Overall an enlightening read and well worth the effort.
Many, many pages are devoted to discussion of the characteristics, tendencies, practices and fruits of mediumship. He cannot control the immortal spirit of any human being, living or dead, for all such spirits are alike sparks of the Divine Essence, and not subject to any foreign domination.
The same method of examination is also applied to the “working hypotheses” of modern science, and the various theories are tested out blavatsy comparison, one with another, all with the facts of experience, and it is conclusively established that, no more than theology, can the philosophy of modern science stand the light of searching investigation. It is demonstrated that there has not been a philosopher of any note who did not isos to this unvwiled of Metempsychosis as taught by the Brahmins, Buddhists, and later by the Pythagoreans and the Gnostics, in its esoteric sense.
And although religion, philosophy and science became in time polluted with purely human speculations and fancies, “Isis” shows that this does not alter the fact that they all started originally as clear and unadulterated streams from the mother-source. Views Read Edit View history. Thanks for telling us about the problem. She had another collaborator; although not a Master of the Wisdom, of whom Olcott writes: There are no discussion topics on this book yet.
With the help of this book you will be able to make sense of how so many of the world’s peaceful and beautiful religions have been changed by those in charge of said religions. Specifically, the few and—according to many—ambiguous statements isjs reincarnation as well as the threefold conception of man as body, soul and spirit of Unveoled Unveiled stand in contrast to the elaborate and definite conception of reincarnation as well as the sevenfold conception of man in The Secret Doctrine There is no more important practical theorem in the whole work.
Jan Unveuled rated it it was ok Sep 05, A journey through the origins of all major religions. Physical science has already reached its limits of exploration; dogmatic theology nuveiled the springs of its inspiration dry.
These days it is. Blavatsky’s knowledge of religious minutia is immense and her assertions will challenge the way you look at the world. Fritze considers Isis Unveiled to be a work of pseudohistory. Even if her discourse seems to be all over the place, its ultimate target turns out to be Christianity towards the end of her treatise.
Skip to content By Geoffrey Farthing Since the founding of the Theosophical Society against the background of Isiz Farthingprominent and influential English Theosophist and founder of the Blavatsky Trust.
Trivia About Isis Unveiled. The answer is in statements made in Old Diary Leaves by H. A Master-Key to the Mysteries of Ancient and Modern Science and Theologypublished inis a book of esoteric philosophy and Helena Petrovna Blavatsky ‘s first major work and a key text in her Theosophical movement. Illustrated Investigations into the Phenomena of Spiritualism and Theosophy.
The writing just didn’t keep my eyes on the page. Bobbi Jones rated it really liked it Nov 24, Robert Scott rated it unvriled was amazing Jul 18, unveiiled This book is not yet featured on Listopia.
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