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  • Title: Book: Occult Science (1972): The Character of Occult Science
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    • evolution of the earth and of mankind will be described. Thus it might
  • Title: Book: Occult Science (1972): Sleep And Death
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    • exist. In fact, the entire earth must be as it is, if human physical
    • a part of the earth; indeed, in a wider sense, a part of the whole
    • it by the earth. If we were to lift it a sufficient number of miles
    • above the earth's surface, it would perish just as the finger perishes
    • given to this fact in respect of the physical body and the earth than
    • about on the earth, and because in the former case the dependence is
    • physically a part of the earth, his astral body belongs to worlds in
    • which still other cosmic bodies besides our earth are embedded.
    • than the earth belong, a fact that will only become clear from later
    • world — the earth, so what the ego brings with it out of the sense world
    • assumes physical form on earth so that it may be perceived by means of
    • appear In their complementary forms. Just as stones, earth masses, and
    • as an all-pervading presence like the earth's air. Here we must
    • atmosphere of the sense world. Imagine a battle raging upon earth. Not
    • surrounds and permeates the earth beings, so do “wafting
    • permeating earthly things, is the thought world itself, only here,
    • earth. Just as this seed draws substances and forces from its
    • a new earth existence into which the fruit of the previous life has
    • physical world. But during this time the earth proceeds in its
    • evolution. Within relatively short periods of time the earth changes
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  • Title: Book: Occult Science (1972): The Evolution of the Cosmos and Man (Part 1)
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    • that the earth itself, this dwelling place of man in the most
    • conditions of earth existence in which the human being, in his present
    • heavenly body, the earth.
    • earth. Spiritual science thus reaches a point of time, lying far back
    • this first earthly incarnation that the ego began to be active within
    • earth condition in which the three bodies, physical body, life body,
    • development of the earth planet itself, in the sense of spiritual
    • this earth planet. The mode of observation that relies merely upon the
    • anything to do with this beginning of the earth. A certain point of
    • earthly substance has been formed out of a primeval mist. It cannot be
    • processes of the earth's evolution, but chiefly of taking into account
    • substances of the earth planet are manifestations of spiritual forces
    • of the life of the earth goes further and further back, it comes to a
    • this way the physical earth planet has evolved out of a spiritual
    • cosmic being, and everything material connected with this earth planet
    • the spiritual part lying behind the earth processes remains concealed
    • correct conclusion concerning earlier conditions of the earth planet,
    • of the earth under discussion here. Here we only wish to indicate that
    • the evolution of the earth will be imparted from the standpoint of
    • earth evolution are first communicated, before the path to
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  • Title: Book: Occult Science (1972): The Evolution of the Cosmos and Man (Part 2)
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    • different from the present human physical body. This earthly human
    • perfection. Upon the Earth the ego was added to the human ancestor
    • human life on earth, but even if there is no desire to gain such
  • Title: Book: Occult Science (1972): The Evolution of the Cosmos and Man (Part 3)
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    • earth, and are counted among the mineral, plant, and animal kingdoms.
    • periods of evolution. Of the present physically visible earth beings,
    • earth, but there are also other beings who do not manifest in a
    • different from the present, sensorily-perceptible earth beings. Before
    • ego, spirit self, and life spirit. Just as our earth is surrounded by
    • beings” under conditions different from the earth state.
    • one that is similar to that of a plant seed resting in the earth,
  • Title: Book: Occult Science (1972): The Evolution of the Cosmos and Man (Part 4)
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    • acquire a consciousness that our present earthly humanity has not yet
    • stage of consciousness when the Earth — that is to say, the fourth
    • observation. It is as though something of the force that on earth is
    • Saturn nature the precursors of the sense organs of the present earth
  • Title: Book: Occult Science (1972): The Evolution of the Cosmos and Man (Part 5)
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    • confused with the part of it that is at present the earth's moon. The
    • the ancient Moon, the third planetary embodiment of our Earth that
    • rocks and earth elements, like that upon which the present human being
    • earth today consists of rocks, soil, and other matter. Just as at
    • is not like what occurs on earth, but it is like an insucking and
    • “Cosmos of Wisdom.” — When our Earth system, as a descendant
    • coming to life again upon the Earth, springing forth from their Moon
    • the present earth man, looking attentively at the things about him,
    • been poured. The Earth, as will be seen later on in this book, is the
    • our earth. In the Moon epoch we are concerned with vacillating,
    • is not until the Earth period that their unfolding and that of the
    • become as more independent shapes later on in the Earth evolution.
    • farther evolution proceeds toward Earth.
  • Title: Book: Occult Science (1972): The Evolution of the Cosmos and Man (Part 6)
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    • that of the Moon period and also from that of the subsequent Earth
    • cognition that he could perceive all the details of the Moon and Earth
    • the human being to such a point that, during the Earth period
    • required for the Earth stage. Just as the new plant only develops what
    • This is a preliminary stage of the Earth evolution, which may be
    • descend again to lower worlds. Before the physical Earth evolution
    • At this stage of evolution the Earth stands before the spiritual eye
    • creatures of the physical earth is contained in a germinal state. This
    • cosmic Earth being is luminous, but its light is not one that physical
    • is like an emerging from the Earth fire-ball and a reimmersing in it.
    • Therefore the Earth fire-ball is by no means a uniform substance, but
    • Earth are still in a condition in which they participate the least in
    • fire Earth only with one point of their soul form, with the result
    • this fact, Earth life is enkindled within them, but the largest part
    • through the contact with the Earth fire does the warmth of life play
    • this human being in the beginning of the physical Earth period, we
    • the Earth enclosed by a cup at its lower end like an acorn. But the
    • Earth. At this time, therefore, he has a preponderant
    • From the spiritual world he looks down, as it were, upon an earthly
    • condensation of the Earth advances further and further and with it the
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  • Title: Book: Occult Science (1972): The Evolution of the Cosmos and Man (Part 7)
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    • soul during earth life and of his retaining power beyond death. Among
    • because they had, during earth life, felt the physical world of the
    • earth life and likewise during the life after death, when they
    • prepared for a new earth life. During earth life the power of Ahriman
    • themselves during earth life for companionship with the Spirit of
    • culture. During earth life they had brought the culture of the
    • on earth than a king in the realm of the shades.” This was still
    • assumed, in the normal course of Earth evolution, the role of molding
    • prepared as the exalted paragon of earthly man. With this appearance
    • behold the kingdom of the Sun Spirit outside of earthly evolution. Now
    • aptitude was implanted in human earth evolution for receiving the
    • wisdom through which the physical earthly goal can by degrees be
    • the spiritual world into the earthly-sensory world by human beings
    • in the evolution of mankind since the repopulation of the earth in the
    • Mankind proceeded from a unity, but Earth evolution up to the present
    • being has the same origin. (Alongside all earthly forefathers the
  • Title: Book: Occult Science (1972): Cognition of the Higher Worlds. Initiation. (Part 2)
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    • plant as it roots in the earth, as leaf by leaf sprouts forth, as its
    • thither, while the plant is chained to the earth. Furthermore we say
    • pictures what, in himself, passes through repeated earth lives as his
    • fundamental being. At this point the sensing of repeated earth lives
  • Title: Book: Occult Science (1972): Cognition of the Higher Worlds. Initiation. (Part 5)
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    • Earth. The perceptions through which one can, on the one hand, cognize
    • states of the Earth and its preceding transformations, disclose
    • evolved further to its present form during the Sun, Moon, and Earth
    • the separation of the sun from the Earth, and similarly through the
    • through the macrocosmic process through which the Earth and all its
    • fructification, the plant is in a position similar to the entire Earth
    • shows itself in a condition similar to the Earth after the sun had
    • were mentioned. In the Earth evolution mention was made of the spirits
    • adequate research into repeated earth lives and into karma. The truth
    • earth life to earth life.
  • Title: Book: Occult Science (1972): Cognition of the Higher Worlds. Initiation. (Part 10)
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    • how it has been fashioned during the Saturn, Sun, Moon, and Earth
    • through the Sun, Moon, and Earth evolutions. Moreover, we understand
    • what at present is connected with the Earth evolution when we know how
    • beginnings during the Sun, Moon, and Earth evolutions. The heart,
    • Earth evolutions. It is quite the same with the members of the ether
    • whose Being and participation in Earth evolution has been made clear
    • man on earth.” — If thus through intuition the Christ is recognized
    • in the spiritual world, what occurred historically on earth in the
    • Sun Being, the Christ, has intervened in the Earth evolution and how
    • revelation of the meaning and significance of Earth evolution that the
    • the same in all ages of Earth evolution, but that the starting points
  • Title: Book: Occult Science (1972): The Present and Future of Cosmic and Human Evolution
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    • Sun, Moon, and Earth. It is impossible to understand the Earth
    • the sphere of the earth. The beings and things that participated in
    • the present earth came out of them. For physical-sensory
    • come from the Moon, has become the Earth. A part of what has evolved
    • perceive that our earth is bound to a supersensible world, containing
    • presents the shape the Earth had during its Moon evolution; the manner
    • become real in the future in the sense that the earth is now real.
    • happens upon the earth streams continually into this future form. In
    • this form we have, therefore, before us what is to be our earth in the
    • future. The effects of earth existence will unite with what happens in
    • being into which the Earth will be transformed, just as the Moon has
    • transformed itself into the Earth. We may call this future form the
    • place, because in the supersensible part of the Earth that originated
    • certain forms when, within the earth of the physical senses, this or
    • They experience it just as the earth man experiences his body. At a
    • Earth; that is to say, the form into which the Earth will have
    • transformed itself when the effects of the Earth and Jupiter processes
    • present and future of Earth evolution, speak of Saturn, Sun, Moon,
    • Earth, Jupiter, Venus, and Vulcan evolutions. — Just as these
    • all-encompassing relationships of the Earth evolution result for our
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  • Title: Book: Occult Science (1972): Details From the Realm of Spiritual Science
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    • As long as we observe only the physical world, the earth as a dwelling
    • together with the earth, the Moon condition developed right into the
    • present. Not only does the supersensible realm of the earth belong to
    • cosmic bodies, physically separated from the earth. The knower of
    • nature of the earth, but, at the outset, also the supersensible nature
    • the earth evolution with the simultaneously occurring Saturn, Jupiter,
    • to sleep, it does not then belong to the earth conditions only, but to
    • remains in the spiritual realms, the earthly dwelling place undergoes
    • changes in the cosmos, with the changed position of earth and sun, and
    • period, in about 2,100 years, the conditions on the earth have altered
    • earth existence through the door of death. It should, therefore, be
    • being into earth-life occurs. Since there must be a twofold
    • on earth are the most exalted, belong there to those on a lower level.
    • For example, within the earth region, reasoned conclusions are among
    • approximate what are on earth mineral effects. Beyond the region of
    • development only in the course of the earth periods. This
    • description of the Earth evolution given in this book, the details of
    • Earth evolution. For evolution advances in such a fashion that the
  • Title: Book: Occult Science (1972): Special Comments
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    • been designated by the names Saturn, Sun, Moon, Earth, Jupiter, Venus,
    • earth, such as Saturn, Jupiter, Mars, and so forth. These latter
    • because, before the separation of the sun from the earth, certain
    • earth could offer them no further advancement. Mars is a reincarnation
    • dwelling place of beings who, by having developed certain earth
    • characteristics in a form higher than it can occur on this earth
    • planet, are in advance of the evolution of the Earth. In a similar way
    • the states that have preceded the Earth and that will follow it from
    • solar system and the earth according to purely mathematical-mechanical

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