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  • Title: Book: Occult Science (1972): The Essential Nature of Mankind
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    • astral body. Just as the physical body is unable to retain its form by
    • body. An awakened ether body is illuminated by an astral body. For
    • sense-observation, the activity of the astral body disappears when man
    • sinks into sleep. For supersensible observation, the astral body still
    • body. Sense-observation is not concerned with the astral body itself,
    • plants, he is, in regard to his astral body, of the same nature as the
    • entity. — If the astral body were left to itself, pleasure and pain,
    • body would decay. Without the illumination by the astral body, the
    • ether body would sink into unconsciousness. In like manner the astral
    • body, oblivion is for the astral body. One might also say that life
    • belongs to the ether body, consciousness to the astral body, and
    • signify for the astral body. Just as sleep permits the cares and
    • astral body and his ego. The astral body has aroused the consciousness
    • nature. One speaks of the astral body as long as one considers the
    • has been said we can see at the same time how closely the human astral
    • union, therefore, may also be called astral body. If we desire an
    • exact designation, we may call the human astral body the soul body,
    • an inner knowledge of himself, just as he gains through his astral
    • body, and the astral body.
    • but he can also extend this work. He can extend it to the astral body.
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  • Title: Book: Occult Science (1972): Sleep And Death
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    • the physical and ether bodies, but not the astral body and not the
    • and similar facts of existence. The astral body is the bearer of all
    • thought that in sleep the astral body is destroyed along with all
    • an other state. In order that the human ego and astral body not only
    • necessary that the astral body be united with the physical and ether
    • state, the astral body withdraws from the physical and ether bodies.
    • existence in the astral body. Observed from the standpoint of the
    • outer world, the astral body disappears in sleep; supersensible
    • Although the astral body, during sleep, experiences no mental pictures
    • its left swing, so the astral body and the ego living within it, after
    • the astral body and ego because it presents the antithesis of the
    • expression of the fact that the astral body and ego, during sleep,
    • the astral body. The ether body is the builder, the architect, of the
    • the impulse for this purpose from the astral body. In the astral body
    • the physical body. During the waking state, the astral body is not
    • own activity, to bring to his astral body the images that are required
    • power during waking life. The astral body carries on its waking
    • subsistence, something similar is also the case with the astral body.
    • embedded, so does the astral body belong to its own world; during
    • astral body on awaking. During sleep it is in a world like itself; in
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  • Title: Book: Occult Science (1972): The Evolution of the Cosmos and Man (Part 1)
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    • is composed of four members: physical body, life body, astral body,
    • the three bodies, astral body, life body, and physical body, and it
    • and astral body, are already developed and have already a certain
    • physical body, life body, astral body, and ego. Yet this form would
    • physical body, life body, and astral body. These beings, who in a
    • physical, life, and astral bodies, the opportunity not only of
    • physical, life, and astral bodies is characteristic of the second
  • Title: Book: Occult Science (1972): The Evolution of the Cosmos and Man (Part 2)
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    • connection with the life body, astral body, and ego, described in the
    • of evolution without having a human life body, astral body, or ego
    • from the Sun to the Moon, received into himself the astral body, and
    • consisting of physical body, life body, and astral body. The physical
    • its third, the astral body its second; the ego stands only in its
    • in this connection compare the physical body with the astral.
    • Certainly it is true that the astral body, as a soul member, stands at
    • future, the astral body will have perfected itself, it will have a
    • Now compare with this the astral body as the bearer of joy and sorrow,
    • purposes! The astral body is only in process of acquiring the harmony
    • appears more perfect than the astral body, but less perfect than the
    • and mistakes of the astral body are transmitted to the etheric body,
    • the astral body does not produce pathological tendencies of the
    • passion do not reside in the physical, but in the astral body, and
    • life, and astral bodies.
  • Title: Book: Occult Science (1972): The Evolution of the Cosmos and Man (Part 3)
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    • described in this book as belonging also to human beings: astral body,
    • or ether body, but their lowest vehicle is the astral body. When the
    • that reside in the astral bodies of the Spirits of Motion. The result
    • Their lowest member is also an astral body, but it stands at a stage
    • reflected life, the activity of the astral body of the Spirits of Form
    • now intervene who likewise have the astral body as their lowest
    • have the physical body as their lowest principle, but the astral body
    • of this astral body in a physical and ether body like that of the
    • “Archangels”). Although these beings have an astral body of
    • then the astral body; now they possess an ether or life body. The
  • Title: Book: Occult Science (1972): The Evolution of the Cosmos and Man (Part 4)
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    • begin their activity. They let their own astral body surge through the
  • Title: Book: Occult Science (1972): The Evolution of the Cosmos and Man (Part 5)
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    • astral body to flow forth from their own essential nature into the
    • to above. This influx of the astral body lasts again for a time, then
    • astral body of the Spirits of Motion continues until the Spirits of
    • astral body to flow into the human being, he acquires his first soul
    • evolution, when the astral flows into the physical body, the latter
    • incorporate into themselves an independent astral body. These form a
    • and an astral body, upon which the forces of the higher beings
    • the human astral bodies — detach themselves from these coarser
    • human being. The Spirits of Personality work upon his astral body, the
    • Fire Spirits upon his ether body. The astral body thus receives the
    • human being at this stage of his evolution already possesses an astral
    • his own nature. An inner vivacity begins chiefly in the astral body,
    • such times his astral body was as though freed from the physical body,
    • organism composed of astral body and life body was like a marvelous,
    • harmonies. Toward the end of this period the images in the astral body
    • human astral body by this reflection. — The effect of this activity of
    • independence, the character of personality, in the human astral body.
    • independent astral body. They thus make it possible for this physical
    • body to become a physiognomic copy of its astral body. On the other
    • autonomous astral body. It is from the sun that their intervention
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  • Title: Book: Occult Science (1972): The Evolution of the Cosmos and Man (Part 6)
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    • with a physical, life, and astral body, but these members of his being
    • an intermediate period something similar happens for the astral body
    • are to be perceived in the astral or soul world.
    • Everything human existing at this period still possesses its astral
    • body, and an astral body, but that the physical body as well as the
    • astral form. What at that time makes the physical body physical is not
    • although it has an astral form. It is a being ruled by physical laws
    • that the heat causes a part of their astral form to condense. Through
    • enclosure in heat, but simultaneously with it a change in the astral
    • stage of his existence man consists of sentient soul, astral body,
    • take part in human existence surge up and down in the astral body;
    • same time the astral body detaches a part of itself; this becomes the
    • First, it is the astral body — which also contains both the life or
    • itself that is enkindled by the earth fire. Then this astral body is
    • organized into a rarefied astral part, the sentient soul, and into a
    • themselves within the astral human being, the coarser parts of the
    • own formation. According to the images of his astral body he fashioned
    • part of the astral body, through which he experiences inwardly in
    • could receive only astral bodies in the same way the human physical
    • were astral beings, as described above, left over from the ancient
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  • Title: Book: Occult Science (1972): The Evolution of the Cosmos and Man (Part 7)
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    • astral body right up to the middle of the Atlantean epoch. If the
    • world appeared to him in the vesture of the astral. The corresponding
    • of human nature, and in these members they carried the astrally
    • evolutions and had formed the human physical, ether, and astral
    • in the course of time a human being would appear with an astral body
    • to such a degree that he perceived in astral visions how the
    • At the moment in the life of Christ Jesus, when His astral body
  • Title: Book: Occult Science (1972): Cognition of the Higher Worlds. Initiation. (Part 4)
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    • the higher organs of perception within the human astral body. They are
    • created from the substance of this astral body. These new organs of
    • definite methods of inner meditation the astral body is affected in
    • say, on the student's own astral body, and although he “sees
    • One will then certainly notice that one's astral body, upon which one
    • the senses. Higher beings are working upon the astral body, just as
    • encounters this higher life in one's own astral body if one does not
  • Title: Book: Occult Science (1972): Cognition of the Higher Worlds. Initiation. (Part 5)
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    • One becomes conscious of the lotus flowers through the astral body.
    • supersensible sees a transformation taking place in an astral being
    • occurred, then this astral being would have made a transition into
  • Title: Book: Occult Science (1972): Cognition of the Higher Worlds. Initiation. (Part 7)
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    • lotus flowers in the astral body. Through the exercises that are
  • Title: Book: Occult Science (1972): The Present and Future of Cosmic and Human Evolution
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    • life-body, and upon the Moon the Spirits of Motion his astral body.
    • astral body of man; there it shows itself as “cosmic
  • Title: Book: Occult Science (1972): Details From the Realm of Spiritual Science
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    • it is not merely a phenomenon of color. In the same sense the astral
    • and Mars evolutions, and so forth. — When the human astral body yields
    • worlds in which still other cosmic realms, stellar worlds, astral
    • worlds, partake. Indeed, these worlds are also active in the astral
    • body of man during the waking state. Therefore, the name “astral
    • which, after the death of the human being, the astral body still
    • depends upon the degree of power with which the astral body of the
    • is to say, does the connection of the astral with the ether body last.
    • enclosed by an astral sheath; this falls away between the twelfth and
    • the astral body then takes place. And still later the actual ego is
    • from the seventh year onward. Whereas the astral body has previously
    • which the astral body and the ego are developed; finally the third
    • development. The astral body, however, participates in all processes
    • works on the members of man's being — on the physical, ether, and astral
    • the sentient soul is formed, transformations in the astral body take
    • that the sentient soul is already based upon a transformed astral
    • also say that these three soul principles are parts of the astral
    • through its being an astral entity in a physical body adapted to it.
    • It lives an astral life in a physical body that has been fashioned
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  • Title: Book: Occult Science (1972): Table of Contents
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  • Title: Book: Occult Science (1972): Preface: Sixteenth to Twentieth Edition
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    • the astral body of man, that was a proof, to the critic, that I was
    • be found. Indeed, if I spoke of “astral body,” this was the
  • Title: Book: Occult Science (1972): Special Comments
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    • activity of the ego in the astral body and those taking place in the
    • has occurred in the astral body; if however, this judgment or
    • on the fact that the work performed on the astral body has been

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