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  • Title: The Ego: Lecture 3
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    • receive the sun-initiation, that means, enter the secrets of the
    • spiritual world, which is the world of Ahura Mazdao, for which the sun
    • is the external expression. But one can be initiated into the sun
    • connection a Sun-Initiation, but yet is differently constituted
    • other task for the whole of mankind, he receives a sun-initiation of
    • which one can say: This is a sun-initiation but such that one must
    • express by saying: The forces flow in so that the sun stands in the
    • which one must express by saying: The forces flow in as if the sun
    • sun-initiation, which one can call the initiation from the sign of the
    • Waterman. As the sun stands in the sign of the Waterman, that is a
    • of the sun, as it flows down when it stands in the sign of the
    • flowing-down of the sunrays out of the sign in which the sun stands,
    • the earth. They say: Now, that signifies the prominence of the sun.
    • his intimate disciples. And just as the sun progresses in opposition
    • longer has to work as corresponds to the sun from out of the Waterman,
    • but as corresponds to the working of the sun from out of the Fishes.
    • One will come who will bring a higher baptism. When the spiritual sun
    • baptism from spiritual water. The sun ascends in spirit from Waterman
    • Fish-initiation — a progression of the sun by one
    • drew to the sea of Galilee — that means, when the sun was so far
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  • Title: Excursus/Mark: I: A Retrospect
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    • worked all through the Saturn, Sun and Moon periods, and on into our
  • Title: Excursus/Mark: II: Some Practical Points of View
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    • sun, that these formed one globe; the earth only separated from the
    • sun later. If you remember all you have heard or read you must allow
    • and sun were one. But just as the animal forms of to-day are suited
    • then both sun and earth. It follows from this that the animal forms
    • sun when it is outside. Thus among the various creatures of the
    • animal kingdom we find those that have formed eyes after the sun
    • when the earth was still united with the sun — that is animals
  • Title: Excursus/Mark: III: Excursus: Lecture I
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    • very different, has sunk more or less into our sub-consciousness, and
    • But at a time when humanity had sunk to the final — hardly any
  • Title: Excursus/Mark: III: Excursus: Lecture II
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    • Sun initiation — but only to a partial initiation, would have
    • If you advance by day toward the sun from the constellation of Ares,
    • direction of the Spiritual Sun. John had received the
    • “Waterman.” But in that the Spiritual Sun progresses in
    • the opposite direction to the physical sun, which advances from the
    • sign of the Virgin to that of the Balance; the Spiritual Sun (as in
    • the progress of the Spiritual Sun from the sign of the Waterman to
    • itself, but that it only appears when rain and sunshine stand related
    • realities as regards the rainbow are rain and sunshine.
    • is perceived by the senses is delusion also. The sun as physical
    • Maya. The truth regarding the sun is that it is a meeting-place of
    • light, and who approach us in the warmth and light of the sun. The
    • the rainbow is connected with rain and sunshine, and as, if we wish
    • to describe the rainbow, we must study rain and sunshine. If we wish
  • Title: Excursus/Mark: III: Excursus: Lecture III
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    • have traced human development through the Saturn, Sun and Moon
    • Sun-evolution, and a physical sheath corresponding to the
    • whole nature and type of those who sunk down within their own being
    • Sun.
  • Title: Excursus/Mark: III: Excursus: Lecture IV
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    • thunder and lightning, in rain and sunshine, how one kind of food
    • ‘Time-Spirit’ since history began, or a lovely sunrise;
    • the grandeur and beauty of a sunrise reveals infinitely more to his
    • sunrise as seen from the Rigi? And he would be obliged to answer:
    • sunrise would never have the same effect on us if it were something
    • which he was before he descended into matter. Unless we misunderstand
    • misunderstanding of the spiritual nature of evolution. For man takes
    • but on his return, as he again beheld the light of the sun, Eurydice
  • Title: Excursus/Mark: III: Excursus: Lecture V
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    • any fruit by the rays of the sun.
  • Title: Excursus/Mark: III: Excursus: Lecture VI
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    • Sundays. Men will progress in accordance with this inwardness. Many
  • Title: Excursus/Mark: III: Excursus: Lecture VII
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    • the sunlight to which your attention has often been directed; how
    • this comes to us either directly from the sun or reflected back from
    • the moon at night, especially when the moon is at the full. Sunlight
    • comes to us from the full moon, but reflected sunlight, which is
    • somewhat different from direct sunlight. Were we to compare the
    • Christ with direct sunlight, then Jahve might be likened to sun-light
    • and sunlight — Jahve being an indirect and Christ a direct
    • religion of Christ a “sun-religion” (and we can use this
    • preceding Christianity, we have a sun-religion prepared for by a
    • Christian religion and the symbol of the sun; but where thoughts are
    • contradistinction to the sun, we might expect that a similar belief,
    • sun-symbol and the moon-symbol were merged into one from the fifth
    • Mercury, Venus, Sun, according to the old-not the new sequence
    • — it has passed through the Saturn epoch, the Sun epoch and the
    • physical body as it was under the forces of the Saturn and Sun
    • everything appertaining to laws going back to the Saturn and Sun
  • Title: Excursus/Mark: IV: The Path of Theosophy from Former Ages until Now
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    • Sun and Moon evolutions. During these his physical body, etheric body
    • of the evolution of man through the Saturn, Sun and Moon epochs, how
    • Saturn, the etheric body since the Sun-age, the Astral body since the
  • Title: Background/Mark: Lecture One: On the Investigation and Communication of Spiritual Truths
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    • through the evolutionary periods of Old Saturn, Old Sun, Old
  • Title: Background/Mark: Lecture Two: Higher Knowledge and Man's Life of Soul
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    • when the Earth and Sun were one, when Earth and Sun formed
    • when the Earth and the Sun were one. But just as the animal
    • body of Earth plus Sun. It follows that the animal forms
    • the Earth from outside, from the Sun. Accordingly, among the
    • will be some which developed eyes after the Sun had separated
    • from the time when Sun and Earth were still united. Such
  • Title: Background/Mark: Lecture Four: The Symbolic Language of the Macrocosm in the Gospel of St. Mark
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    • highest Initiation, the Sun Initiation, but could achieve a
    • the course of the Sun in the daytime from the constellation
    • and Pisces. This is the direction of the spiritual Sun. John
    • Aquarius. The spiritual Sun progresses from Aquarius to
    • of the spiritual Sun from the constellation of Aquarius to
    • sunshine; when the conditions of rain and sunshine change,
    • combination of rain and sunshine is the reality.
    • senses. Even the Sun seen as a physical globe is a chimera.
    • that the Sun is a meeting-place for Hierarchies of spiritual
    • light streaming from the Sun. The warmth and light themselves
    • sunshine. We must study rain and sunshine if we are to
  • Title: Background/Mark: Lecture Five: The Two Main Streams of Post-Atlantean Civilisation
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    • Old Saturn, Old Sun and Old Moon, the fourth being that of
    • previous evolutionary periods of Old Moon, Old Sun and Old
    • spiritual essence of the Sun.
  • Title: Background/Mark: Lecture Six: The Son of God and the Son of Man. The Sacrifice of Orpheus
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    • thunder and lightning, rain and sunshine, how one kind of
    • a glorious sunrise, which is a direct manifestation of nature
    • conscious that a sunrise in all its glory can stir the soul
    • Vinci, or the Powers who have painted the sunrise to be seen
    • powerful as that of a sunrise. Compared with what tradition
    • complete misunderstanding of the spiritual meaning of
    • again encountered the sunlight, Eurydice vanished from his
    • sight. Why was this? It was because on seeing the sunlight he
  • Title: Background/Mark: Lecture Seven: The Higher Members of Man's Constitution
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    • of the sun's rays in the ripening of the fruit. We can
  • Title: Background/Mark: Lecture Eight: Laws of Rhythm in the Domain of Soul-and-Spirit.
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    • flow of life, of inner ‘Sundays’, for the trend
  • Title: Background/Mark: Lecture Nine: The Moon-Religion of Jahve and its Reflection in Arabism
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    • the picture of the sunlight which can come to us either
    • direct from the Sun or by reflection at night from the Moon,
    • especially at Full Moon. After all, it is sunlight that comes
    • from the Full Moon, even if it is reflected sunlight and this
    • does indeed differ from sunlight directly received. If we
    • think of Christ as symbolised by the direct sunlight, we may
    • liken Jahve to sunlight reflected by the Moon and that would
    • difference between sunlight and moonlight: Jahve is an
    • Sun-religion — and there are good grounds for this
    • preceding the birth of Christianity the Sun-religion was
    • and to some extent also of the symbol of the Sun for
    • the Moon, contrasted with the Sun, as the symbol representing
    • Sun-and-Moon-symbols merged into each other from the
    • Moon, Mercury, Venus, Sun, in the old not the new sequence,
    • through a Saturn period, a Sun period, a Moon period, and is
    • by the forces of the Saturn epoch and the Sun epoch, but in
    • to the Saturn and Sun periods has nothing to do with the
  • Title: Background/Mark: Lecture Ten: Rosicrucian WIsdom in Folk-Mythology
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    • planetary conditions, having passed through a Saturn-, a Sun-
    • Saturn, Sun and Moon and of how he left behind him the other
    • the period of Old Sun, and the astral body since the period
  • Title: Background/Mark: Lecture Eleven: Kyrios, The Lord of the Soul
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    • may receive the Sun-Initiation, which means that he is
    • Mazdao — the spiritual world of which the Sun is the outer
    • expression. But there are twelve forms of the Sun-Initiation,
    • still a Sun-Initiation, may be of such a kind that the forces
    • stream in as they do when the Sun is standing, for instance,
    • different in the case of an Initiation connected with the Sun
    • Sun-Initiation originating from the constellation of
    • Aquarius. The Sun in Aquarius is the symbol for the form of
    • Sun-forces which flow when the Sun is standing in Aquarius —
    • the Sun streaming from its position in a particular
    • such things are simply indications of the movement of the Sun
    • received the Aquarius Initiation. The movement of the Sun
    • proclaim something that would work as the forces of the Sun
    • able to give. The spiritual Sun progresses from Aquarius to
    • Initiation. The Sun had moved forward, spiritually, from one
    • the Sun's progression into Pisces is clear when we read
    • Sea of Galilee, that is to say, when the Sun has moved so far
    • of rain and sunshine are present; as soon as the relation
    • between sunshine and rain changes, the rainbow vanishes. It
    • particular combination of rain and sun produces a rainbow, so
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  • Title: Background/Mark: Lecture Twelve: Mystery Teachings in St. Mark's Gospel
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    • Old Saturn, of his etheric body on Old Sun, of his astral
    • others on Old Sun and Old Saturn. Man reached the human stage
    • Sun. Christ is the supreme Spirit of the Sun Beings. There
    • Mysteries of the Sun can take place and to explain this in
    • human words is hardly possible. But if we think of the Sun
    • into the Sun-Mysteries in a way that makes him an Aquarius
    • Initiation into the Sun-Mysteries is the picture of the Sun
    • in Taurus. When the Sun stands in the sign of Taurus the
    • Initiation into the Sun-Mysteries we can use expressions
    • indicating the Sun's position in a particular
    • the expression indicating that the Sun was standing in the
    • two lie on the night side, the Sun's rays coming from
    • the spiritual light of the Sun, which passes through the
    • sustained by the power of the spiritual Sun.
    • the course of the Sun in the heavens we find that as the
    • physical Sun sets the spiritual Sun begins to rise. In its
    • day or summer course the Sun progresses from Taurus to Aries,
    • Physically, the Sun's course is from Virgo to Leo,
    • physical Sun is its passage from Aquarius to Pisces.
    • mission is one of which you will have a picture when the Sun
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  • Title: Background/Mark: Lecture Thirteen: The Voice of the Angelos and the Speech of the Exousiai
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    • there at sunrise, we shall be overwhelmed by the magic and
    • colours of the rising sun appear, how the peaks of the
    • around us, until finally the sun appears in all its
  • Title: Universal Human: Lecture Three: The Lord of the Soul
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    • sun-initiation and enter into the secrets of the spiritual world that
    • is the realm of Ahura Mazdao, the world for which the sun is the
    • initiated into the secrets of the sun; each of these initiations was
    • the sun were standing in Cancer. This differs from the initiation
    • where the forces flow in as though the sun were standing in Libra.
    • had to undergo the sun-initiation that can be called the initiation
    • in the sign of Aquarius. The sun in Aquarius is a symbol for the
    • angel. He received the force of the sun as it streams down when its
    • “The sun stands in the constellation of Aquarius.” That
    • the constellation in which the sun stood, this sign was called
    • indicates a forward movement of the sun.” These learned people,
    • of Virgo opposite Aquarius, and from there the sun moves to Libra.
    • However, in terms of initiation, the sun proceeds in the opposite
    • the sun's path from Aquarius to Pisces. John could say,
    • corresponds to the sun's influence in Aquarius; instead, it will work
    • in a way corresponding to the sun's effect in Pisces. One will come
    • When the spiritual sun
    • spiritual water. The sun ascends in the spiritual realm from Aquarius
    • a Pisces initiation. It resulted from the sun advancing to the next
    • the sun from Aquarius to Pisces is obvious when John tells us,
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