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  • Title: Book: Occult Science (1972): The Character of Occult Science
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    • others is to cause them to think that what is meant by it must bring
    • souls by means of something that can be clearly understood. Their
    • cannot be said to be known by means of ordinary research. He who
    • these phenomena when grasped only by means of the senses and the
    • — What is meant here by
    • science, in its essential nature, is not recognized by means of the
    • subject matter it is dealing with, but by means of the human
    • produces its effect by means of his art of persuasion instead of
    • into human perception only by means of soul activity. The exponent of
    • therefore, to speak of the means by which a consideration of the
    • means of a proof applied from without The fact that this is not
    • meant here, these two thoughts express facts that can be experienced
    • if we use the right means. For many people these thoughts signify
    • world perceived by means of the human senses is the only one, that its
    • he, therefore, thinks that all questions may be answered by means of
    • be answered by means of the facts that he expects will be discovered
    • to him. To a person who has been led to occult science by means of
    • This question by no means concerns only the individual human being,
    • enter upon our own inner path to them. It is true that what is meant
    • means of the practical application of the soul exercises given in the
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  • Title: Book: Occult Science (1972): The Essential Nature of Mankind
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    • however, the word will be limited to the meaning given above. It will
    • upon an enormous improvement in the means of sense-observation, and it
    • form and shape by means of the currents and movements of the ether
    • means of the mineral substances and forces contained in it, but only
    • within the body. With man this is by no means the case. He can produce
    • the existence of memory merely by means of inner observation. The
    • designation for a being has meaning only when this being applies it to
    • visualizations continue to work in the Intellect by means of their own
    • because it works by means of constant repetition. It therefore
    • knowledge to the means that enable him to undertake this work on the
    • spirit self and life spirit in full consciousness. These means will be
    • if they but held to the meaning of the above description and did not,
    • “spiritually invisible” to the spiritual means of
    • is meant by the statements made here will find that, in fact, they are
  • Title: Book: Occult Science (1972): Sleep And Death
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    • what can be discovered by means of supersensible observation has once
    • corroboration by means of life itself is the proof that can be
    • required for such things. Anyone not desiring to employ the means for
    • place in the human being during and by means of consciousness are
    • body can retain the form and stature suitable for man only by means of
    • toward his environment he forms, by means of perception, thought
    • is of like nature to itself, to supply it with the means of
    • these capacities, and the means of accomplishing this will be
    • by means of a force whose existence is easily to be understood. If it
    • through the soul-life of man be explicable only by means of
    • world by means of physical sense organs becomes perceptible. It has at
    • this world for which the spiritual world offers no means of
    • desires also are satisfied by means of bodily organs, for in the
    • merely a transition from desires that can be satisfied by means of the
    • sense represent not beneficial but destroying forces in life. By means
    • means. Moreover, the only thing that then hinders that part from
    • this world, appear to these creatures as food by means of which their
    • invisible to the eye, were prowling around by means of which
    • impelled to desire only by means of that in the outer world for which
    • physical eye. What is to be described here may be illustrated by means
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  • Title: Book: Occult Science (1972): The Evolution of the Cosmos and Man (Part 1)
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    • its environment, to the dwelling place in which it evolves. By means
    • this relationship by means of knowledge that gathers its facts from
    • science. By means of such research one arrives at the beginning of
    • raising the hand. In a similar way the researcher, schooled by means
    • exists. By means of this spiritual insight, the spiritual is
    • which lumps of ice were gradually forming by means of ingeniously
    • ice is formed by means of refrigeration. For such a being, water would
    • here also. Supersensible facts can be investigated only by means of
    • the supersensible facts can be known only by means of spiritual
    • view by means of the above-mentioned logic, before he tries to
    • spirit. That is not what was meant when it was said that the hidden is
    • verification of the concealed by means of the manifest, in order to
    • If we trace back the evolution of the Earth by means of the
    • the evolution of the spirit as it is meant here. Whoever has come to
    • In this way, by means of the evolution of the Earth, man is brought a
    • not mean exactly what is meant by these words, light and heat, at the
  • Title: Book: Occult Science (1972): The Evolution of the Cosmos and Man (Part 2)
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    • within it, often meaningless and running counter to higher human
    • acute for those who understand spiritual science by means of something
    • meaning only for those who are able to acknowledge the repetition of
  • Title: Book: Occult Science (1972): The Evolution of the Cosmos and Man (Part 3)
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    • means of clairvoyant perception. — These sense organs thus are the fruit
    • beings, it is not intended to mean that they were only active at that
    • Saturn by means of supersensible cognition, this consciousness is
  • Title: Book: Occult Science (1972): The Evolution of the Cosmos and Man (Part 4)
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    • means of the forces of the life body. These structures represent the
    • what takes place upon the Sun, and this perception is by no means mere
    • Spirits of Personality. By means of this activity, the life body
    • means reach the goal of their evolution. There are some who fall short
    • personality. By means of supersensible consciousness it is possible to
    • the human being expresses this outwardly by means of a tone, and this
    • the actual meaning of the Sun evolution for the human being is gained
    • by means of all the processes that have been described. This human
  • Title: Book: Occult Science (1972): The Evolution of the Cosmos and Man (Part 5)
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    • fluid. This state may be called “water.” We do not mean by
    • experienced, and by means of the succeeding events, the reflecting
    • and by means of it developed their own life, which shaped itself
    • lifted above that life. By means of the capacities bestowed upon him
    • urge. — This picture consciousness is by no means one by which only
    • forces by means of the spirit, however, extends further. The beings
    • means of them. These senses, which belong to the physical human body,
    • means of ideas filled with wisdom, he would be unable to extract any
    • themselves. Anyone who wishes by means of wisdom to comprehend things
  • Title: Book: Occult Science (1972): The Evolution of the Cosmos and Man (Part 6)
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    • Therefore the Earth fire-ball is by no means a uniform substance, but
    • infuse the body, which has become more dense in the meantime, also
    • united inwardly with these forces, then he was able by means of
    • able to feel the Spirits of Form clearly by means of heat and who
    • same way as was the custom of a more ancient science. What is meant
    • body to regulate and control, by means of it, the images arising in
    • increased by means of spiritual influence. In the life of the soul
    • advanced described above. By this means the Luciferic power injected
    • Personality. By means of that portion of the life body not united with
    • spirit. Man, however, drew them — by means of the Luciferic nature — into
    • them by means of which they perceived only with that part of the ether
    • called here the Christ or Sun oracle — oraculum meaning the place where
    • meaning of Earth evolution. We would be in error were we to presuppose
    • physical body, nor could they be brought, by means of the described
    • the means at their disposal, which are not to be discussed any further
    • manifest in them. Then out of them and by means of them the high
    • (Maya). By all possible means the human being strove to gain insight
    • What is meant here by the “ancient Indians,” is not what is
    • men, Jupiter men, and other planetary men. By means of supersensible
    • as warriors and also what they invented as a means of gaining the
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  • Title: Book: Occult Science (1972): The Evolution of the Cosmos and Man (Part 7)
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    • who had had the least contact with what had occurred in the meantime
  • Title: Book: Occult Science (1972): Cognition of the Higher Worlds. Initiation. (Part 1)
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    • deal with the means through which the state of consciousness necessary
    • The means of initiation lead from the ordinary state of waking
    • certain transformation of his entire nature. The means for such a
    • would not be especially reassured even though the means of bringing
    • verbally or whether someone having the knowledge of this means
    • who has the will for his higher development the means for undertaking
    • undertake this transformation by means that elude the consciousness of
    • employs such means. A proper instruction does not make the pupil a
    • only then appear, but training may be just the right means of bringing
    • means of ennobling the conduct of life. On the other hand, as a result
  • Title: Book: Occult Science (1972): Cognition of the Higher Worlds. Initiation. (Part 2)
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    • acquires a means of lifting itself out of everyday consciousness. The
    • training that is under consideration here offers among the first means
    • consciousness. The most important means are just those that consist of
    • visualization must, by means of free will, be placed at the center of
    • We understand what it means to immerse ourselves in a visualized image
    • visualized picture, but that it has first been constructed by means of
    • of the symbol by means of thoughts and feelings of the above described
    • other examples of means for inner meditation are given. Especially
    • upon which to meditate may be given. In every case these means to
    • impression upon the physical senses is meaningless and the development
    • effective means of training varied for the individual man. — In regard
    • meditation is a means of acquiring knowledge about higher worlds, but
    • “Imaginative,” therefore, means something which is
    • his feeling the following: I now visualize something by means of
    • waking soul is not yet able to prevent by means of its own power. If,
    • continuity of consciousness during sleep.) It is not at all meant by
    • means of which we have only prepared ourselves for spiritual
    • significance. For through it the human being knows what it means to
    • ordinary self-love is meant. This self-love increases at this stage of
    • by means of inner force. If we have schooled ourselves in regard to
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  • Title: Book: Occult Science (1972): Cognition of the Higher Worlds. Initiation. (Part 3)
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    • observe these facts by means of the physical senses. Nevertheless, the
    • means of our senses. The observer of the sense world says to himself,
  • Title: Book: Occult Science (1972): Cognition of the Higher Worlds. Initiation. (Part 5)
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    • How we may read by means of this occult script, and how we may
    • communicate what is read, will now be made clear by means of the
    • separation, one then understands adequately the meaning of the process
    • the time not provable. What is meant here has naturally nothing to do
    • knowledge of a sense-being means to stand outside it and to judge it
    • being through intuition means to have become completely one with it,
    • nature, we must investigate it by means of intuition also in the
    • man by means of imagination and inspiration alone, would miss the
    • means of intuitive cognition. — If man himself wishes to have a
    • intuition. By means of it he perceives what progresses in him from
  • Title: Book: Occult Science (1972): Cognition of the Higher Worlds. Initiation. (Part 6)
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    • Man is able to attain knowledge by means of inspiration and intuition
    • that has combined these parts, then he has a means for meditation that
    • development of which are beneficial when the student strives by means
  • Title: Book: Occult Science (1972): Cognition of the Higher Worlds. Initiation. (Part 7)
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    • at all by means of the physical body itself, also no breathing
  • Title: Book: Occult Science (1972): Cognition of the Higher Worlds. Initiation. (Part 8)
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    • perceive that by means of which he should develop inner organs in
    • moreover, so many means for the attainment of self-knowledge and
    • by the student of spiritual science by means of his ordinary power of
    • see that within this world one also finds the means of disposing of
    • means of unprejudiced observation, to rectify the delusion by means of
    • still possible. Through education, learning, and through other means
    • understand them by means of his capacity to judge. If on the other
    • qualities he has learned to perceive by means of unerring intuition.
  • Title: Book: Occult Science (1972): Cognition of the Higher Worlds. Initiation. (Part 10)
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    • revelation of the meaning and significance of Earth evolution that the
    • incarnation to incarnation is not without meaning and significance.
  • Title: Book: Occult Science (1972): The Present and Future of Cosmic and Human Evolution
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    • as was comprehensible and good for them. — In harmony with the meaning
    • means of their own faculties, what had been comprehensible through
    • it is given in legend and myth, is understood in its deeper meaning,
    • only if one has acquired the necessary means that have been described
  • Title: Book: Occult Science (1972): Details From the Realm of Spiritual Science
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    • IF HIGHER members of man are observed by means of supersensible
    • what the physical eye beholds, then he is able by means of
    • who remains awake by means of inner strength. It now becomes evident
    • By means of imagination, inspiration, and intuition supersensible
    • being of man by means of the highest faculties, which began their
    • The question may be asked whether inner meditation and the other means
    • The answer to this must be: Whoever acquires by the described means
    • knowledge, for that which gives information about the meaning of life.
  • Title: Book: Occult Science (1972): Preface First Edition
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    • meant as a general prerequisite for everyone. Others may, with
    • endeavor to examine what is offered by means of the knowledge of their
    • not only meant the spiritual scientific test by supersensible methods
  • Title: Book: Occult Science (1972): Preface: Fourth Edition
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    • meaning and significance of life must remain unanswered if there be no
    • understanding by means of a comparison. The fact that comparisons
    • the faculty of eyesight can be strengthened. The means, however, for
    • realize that the meaning of life does not reveal itself in general
    • inadequate the means of presentation available to him prove to be in
    • means, does not have a merely subjective significance for the
    • training of the soul that is meant here, however, strives for
    • with the means that are possible and adequate for the soul in this
  • Title: Book: Occult Science (1972): Preface: Seventh to Fifteenth Edition
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    • however, sought, by means of a revision of the first chapter of this
  • Title: Book: Occult Science (1972): Preface: Sixteenth to Twentieth Edition
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    • is attained by means of healthy inner experience. This is achieved in
    • ancient meaning.
    • perceptive research by means of the state of consciousness that I have
    • investigate, by means of soul and spirit perception, the historical
  • Title: Book: Occult Science (1972): Special Comments
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    • possible, by means of mathematical concepts, to place the solar system

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