The East in the Light of the West
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By Rudolf Steiner
Translated by Shirley M.K. Gandell and D.S. Osmond
Copyright © 1940
This volume contains 9 lectures in which Steiner explores
the ancient wisdom of the East and its spiritual metamorphosis
as seen through the consciousness of the West.
Translated from shorthand reports unrevised by the
lecturer. The original texts of the lectures are contained in the
series of 9 lectures entitled The East in the Light of the West,
the Children of Lucifer and the Brothers of Christ, in German,
Der Orient Im Lichte des Okzidents. Die Kinder des Luzifer und
die Bruder Christi in the Complete Edition of Rudolf Steiner's
works. (No. 113 in the Bibliographical Survey, 1961).
Published here with the kind permission of the Rudolf
Steiner Nachlassverwaltung, Dornach, Switzerland.
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| ||Cover Sheet
|Lecture I||Eternity and Time
||August 23, 1909|
|Lecture II||Comparison of the Wisdom of East and West
||August 24, 1909|
|Lecture III||The Nature of the Physical and the Astral Worlds
||August 25, 1909|
|Lecture IV||Evolutionary Stages: Saturn, Sun, Moon, Earth
||August 26, 1909|
|Lecture V||The Children of Lucifer and the Brothers of Christ
||August 27, 1909|
|Lecture VI||Lucifer and Christ
||August 28, 1909|
|Lecture VII||The Luciferic Influence in History
||August 29, 1909|
|Lecture VIII||The Nature of the Luciferic Influence in History
||August 30, 1909|
|Lecture IX||The Bodhisattvas and the Christ
||August 31, 1909|