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  • Title: Life Between ... I: Investigations Into Life Between Death and Rebirth 1
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    • nothing more than the mirroring of our own being. Our own disposition
    • faculty to sense the working of the beings of the spiritual world, of
    • feeling that develops little by little. Beings of the Hierarchies are
    • being.
    • not possible in former times. Among human beings at large we find
    • is being ever more obscured in our time. This is due to the fact that
  • Title: Life Between ... II: Investigations Into Life Between Death and Rebirth 2
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    • this realm and of the visionary images of beings surrounding us.
    • off from our being. To characterize this phase more accurately let us
    • Christ is a Sun Being who can lead us back to the Sun. Now comes what
    • now comes that we confront, and need to understand, the being known
    • as Lucifer. The sensation in the Sun is not one of being surrounded
    • an antagonistic being. On the contrary, he appears more and more to
    • in earthly affairs. He now appears as the being who illumines what we
    • represents a mirror-picture of all the human being experiences out of
    • human being of the germ. Here we have a mirror image.
    • enlarged because what the human being undergoes in ten lunar months
    • being, but during the first stage of life after death we do not
    • being begin over and over from infancy? Why does he not come into the
    • that we grow young. In fact, as far as his spirit-being is concerned,
    • would also have to refer the being of God to yourself, to let it be
  • Title: Life Between ... III: Mans Journey Through the Planetary Spheres
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    • sleep everything he experiences perishes and must come into being
    • he does as a physical being.
    • development of our ego is made possible by destroying our own being
    • If there were no impact between the members of our being, we could
    • further stages as conscious human beings.
    • Now in our life on earth there is only one member of our being whose
    • to correct a member of our being, to rectify its errors in such a way
    • continually being destroyed in his astral, etheric and physical
    • bodies. These three bodies are being impaired all the time, and as we
    • live on constant attacks are being made upon them. We work at the
    • all the time being destroyed in those three bodies must be made good.
    • the universe, after death our whole being expands into it. Our life
    • being on the earth between birth and death, contracted as he is into
    • in life and who predeceased him. Are these beings connected with him?
    • other beings. A man with an immoral disposition becomes a hermit
    • after death, an isolated being who always has a kind of barrier
    • around him and cannot get through it to the other beings into whose
    • beings in whose sphere he is living. Whether we are isolated or
    • not enclosed in the shell of his own being, but can make contact with
    • other beings in his sphere, is working fruitfully for the progress of
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  • Title: Life Between ... IV: Recent Results of Occult Investigation Into Life
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    • 1899, not only all the powers and beings of the spiritual world had
    • kamaloca is over consists of visions. When the human being has gone
    • completed, a human being leaves this sphere and enters the actual
    • being limited by the Moon orbit as by a skin. It is like this and it
    • becomes acquainted with the beings of that sphere. A man who brings a
    • others without being able to do so, as a result of a lack of morality
    • Either as a hermit or as a sociable being who is a blessing in the
    • Now man's being expands up to the orbits of the morning and the
    • expand our being up to Mercury, which is known as the occult Venus.
    • In this sphere the human being again is strongly influenced by what
    • he brings. He who has something to bring becomes a social being, and
    • the human being, and this is so for everyone after death, expands up
    • and rebirth when we become Sun beings. But now something further is
    • that we truly know the nature and being of the Sun spirits and above
    • Being to man. Since the Mystery of Golgotha mankind has naively
    • Being to the world. It was clearly understood for the first time
    • spiritual beings of the higher hierarchies illumine us. It is as if
    • beings approach us. Again something remarkable occurs, confirmed by
    • objective occult research. Beyond the Moon the human being is like a
    • is illumined by spiritual beings. That is why the Greeks called
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  • Title: Life Between ... V: Life Between Death and Rebirth 1
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    • human being dwells between death and rebirth. In initiation one
    • To being with, I wish to mention two fundamental points of
    • It is not only with relationships to other human beings, but with the
    • we know quite clearly that we are together with the other being It is
    • into our own being. We now begin to live into the realm of higher
    • This actually happens as we pass through the gate of death. Our being
    • occultism we become Moon dwellers. Our being has expanded to such an
    • Mercury is within our being. How we live through this period also
    • certain degree of communion everywhere with other human beings. This
    • knows that another human being is also in the spiritual world. He
    • makes us into social beings in the spiritual world, into beings who
    • from without, the Beings of the higher hierarchies are able to
    • approach the human being. Now again it depends on whether we have
    • being locks himself up within his own prison. It is a fact that the
    • human being entered the Sun sphere he had in him so much of the old
    • Christianity. Because of it human beings in the present cycle of
    • His Being over the earth, that Christ died for all men. Although Paul
    • all human beings will Christianity be understood. For the real power
    • other human being.
    • human beings. Here the essential thing is for the soul to feel that
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  • Title: Life Between ... VI: Life Between Death and Rebirth 2
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    • death and a new birth shows how closely the whole being of man is
    • during his earthly life that the human being is fixed to one place,
    • development between birth and death the human being is the expression
    • macrocosmic being, and he must draw forth from the macrocosm the
    • astrality of a human being that has to be extirpated, removed.
    • into kamaloca, for the beings or events that he will encounter there
    • there. It is not that one does not approach such beings. A man may
    • thus in the beginning hardly any other beings come into
    • something incomplete rises into the consciousness of the human being.
    • Indeed, he hardly ever lives himself out fully as a conscious being
    • that human beings passing through the gate of death who out of
    • observed that human beings pass through the gate of death who
    • miniature are constantly happening in life, of a man being three
    • being. There is no better painter than these forces, and the
    • into better human beings, but also into a better force in the
    • birth that is then again incorporated into our being, giving us
    • gain a true knowledge of our own being. If we ignore the conditions
  • Title: Life Between ... VII: The Working of Karma in Life After Death
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    • outside is space with things and beings. This is not so after death.
    • Our whole being expands and we feel that we are becoming ever larger.
    • The feeling of being here in my skin with space and surrounding
    • After death we are inside objects and beings. We expand within a
    • within space, of being concentrated in one point, has quite a
    • feeling of being together is determined by quite other factors than
    • person, however, becomes what one might call a sociable being. There
    • bring an unmoral disposition with us, and sociable beings, if we
    • hermit or a sociable being there also depends on the disposition of
    • generally not possible to find human beings apart from those with
    • being aware of it.
    • and being unable to form thoughts of his memories can result in acute
    • have known that there was a high probability of being killed. If, for
    • sociable, but lonely beings. Each one will be as if encaged in the
    • divine spark, a god dwells in every human being. You are all Gods;
    • wonderful and deeply moving teaching of Christ! Another being has
    • another being has done so. At the opening of the Old Testament
    • of the words, but of which being in the cosmic context utters them.
    • beings through the Christ impulse and learn to understand Him in the
    • another being in the Sun sphere who utters words that have virtually
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  • Title: Life Between ... VIII: Between Death and a New Birth
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    • things that approach the human being appear strange and mysterious,
    • to find spiritual beings beyond the threshold who could teach them.
    • with beings with whom one has had a relationship before going through
    • the gate of death. On encountering a being one has not known on
    • meet many beings who could be of help, but if there has been no prior
    • human beings, the living can perform the greatest service to the dead
    • Many attempts are being made to explain the nature of sleep. Sleep is
  • Title: Life Between ... IX: Life After Death
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    • connected with them. Spiritual beings are connected with all the
    • beings! One nevertheless can gain an understanding of the content of
    • able to live in communion with spiritual beings. Now man is called
    • one who causes the pain.” A human being after death may
    • unjustifiable loathing for a fellow human being. Then the one who
    • are souls who are forced to serve a being such as Ahriman after
    • quite clearly to us as a special being. Everything that has been
    • of Ahriman and have to serve that being. Why have they been condemned
    • being able to shake it off, is a form of ease. In this respect people
    • Ahriman is master. He applies the brakes to life and to human beings.
    • servants of particularly evil spirit-beings after death.
    • world. Our whole being is dependent on what occurred previously in
    • destinies of human beings to previous earth lives, but consider the
    • permeates the human being with a sense for the spiritual — and
    • and this is truly a most complex instrument. Divine spiritual beings
    • of ahrimanic beings! Man has the alternative during an incarnation
    • calls, his understanding must go from island to island. Human beings
    • are heard. And the voices of the various hierarchical beings can also
  • Title: Life Between ... X: Anthroposophy as the Quickener of Feeling and of Life
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    • time without being noticed. When one does become aware of them they
    • of being.” This feeling grows as one occupies oneself with
    • relating to people being taken away in the flower of youth. Illnesses
    • back to the deeds of super-sensible beings and certain spirits have
    • important to note that certain souls are yoked to such beings.
    • of those evil beings. As truly as cause and effect obtain in the case
    • conscience become servants of these evil beings. That is indeed
    • ahrimanic beings have to prepare the spiritual origin of all that
    • egoism and competition, but also with the comfort of the human being.
    • one sees the human being with his astral body and ego outside the
    • centuries human beings descend. All these souls must already have
    • come into being. If you now picture to yourselves physical death and
    • physical death. Physical death marks a transition from being into
    • non-being. The moment described above is the transition from
    • non-being into a state of becoming. This moment is experienced quite
    • providing one is attentive, from experiencing the spiritual beings
    • world in reality would not be at all difficult if human beings were
    • but rather what anthroposophy can make of us as human beings.
  • Title: Life Between ... XI: The Mission of Earthly Life as a Transitional Stage for the Beyond
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    • rebirth man encounters certain beings. Just as here he meets the many
    • beings of the various kingdoms of nature, so after death he meets the
    • beings of higher hierarchies and certain elemental beings. If a
    • those beings who could have given him the appropriate forces to
    • But the possibility and the ability to meet certain beings between
    • ourselves between death and a new birth to encounter certain beings
    • and a new birth, passes by those beings from whom he should receive
    • death and rebirth no one gives us any light. The beings are there and
    • and beings needed for the next earthly incarnation. The result is
    • that we can meet certain beings, and man belongs above all among
    • beings are forged here and continue in the spiritual world. If we
    • world with the being of Buddha, with the soul of the one who was
    • sphere. We know that the being of Gautama Buddha radiated into the
    • being of Buddha streamed into the astral body of the Luke Jesus
    • Human beings on earth could no longer find access to him. Only those
    • could make a contact with the being of Gautama who, like Francis of
    • between birth and death, the being of Francis of Assisi lived in a
    • For ordinary human beings who are dependent on life as it unfolds
    • meet the Buddha after death. For the position of this being is a
    • belligerent realm of Mars. The fact that a being who is fully
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  • Title: Life Between ... XII: Life Between Death and Rebirth 1
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    • realm where he comes into contact with the beings of the higher
    • hierarchies. Man must encounter these beings because this enables him
    • The human being has to bring with him two things that have been
    • death and rebirth receives those gifts from the beings of the higher
    • being. The other is that even if he remains unaware of it, he has to
    • how man receives the gifts of the beings of the hierarchies whom he
    • hierarchies as if stumbling in the darkness without being able to
    • confront these being consciously. Pictorially speaking, one can
    • presence of the beings of the higher hierarchies.
    • the beings of the higher hierarchies so that they can rightly hand
    • receive the forces that we need for a next life depends on our being
    • and rebirth. He must now receive the gifts of the higher beings
    • beings of the higher hierarchies cannot be received rightly. They
    • influences to man's physical being depends on whether the
    • higher hierarchies send their powers of well-being from the
    • by means of super-sensible forces directed by beings of higher
    • these beings of the higher hierarchies whose task it is to send
    • and rebirth. Souls who are called upon to serve the beings of the
    • death servants of the spiritual beings of the higher hierarchies who
    • servants of spiritual beings who, on the contrary, foster disease and
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  • Title: Life Between ... XIII: Life Between Death and Rebirth 2
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    • cosmos. I wanted to show how the path traversed by the human being
    • their being bound to the earth sphere for a longer time after death.
    • dead are confined to a definite place like a being who is living in a
    • soul-being is expanding. When we follow a soul who has reached the
    • expansion of the range of experience. In actual fact the human being
    • separate. Beings may be completely intermingled without knowing
    • island in a spatial sense. He pervades the other being of whose
    • stage of intention without being fulfilled!
    • bestow, that was the same as saying that his being expands into the
    • human being passes through the gate of death he himself becomes an
    • He becomes a gigantic being and then again contracts. What we have
    • the beings who may be called “Mars men,” if we wish to
    • century the character of the Mars beings had invariably been one of
    • beings of the three kingdoms of nature, and among men. By various
    • encounter beings who are utterly foreign to the earth. The more an
    • wanderers are passing through the earth sphere. They are beings who
    • sphere as strangers, as alien beings. But the Mars beings, too, at a
    • Beings of our planetary system are continually streaming past each
    • surrounded only by the beings of the different kingdoms of nature,
    • existence. Other beings are allotted to the other planetary worlds,
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  • Title: Life Between ... XIV: Further Facts About Life Between Death and Rebirth
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    • beings behind the sense world by means of the eyes. They also gazed
    • into the spiritual origins, into the archetypal beings behind the
    • origins, into the archetypal beings behind the sense world. The
    • time he learns to live as a soul-spirit being. Let us vividly imagine
    • without being aware of it will often display this longing powerfully
    • unable to find his way both to other human beings and to the higher
    • with other beings by virtue of his moral life. We may say therefore
    • or the beings of the higher hierarchies.
    • beings of the higher world, a preparation in the complete
    • a human being in the face of the earth the Christ impulse can be
    • The Christian knows that Christ lives in every human being. Spiritual
    • Christ is a Being who is of equal importance for the most primitive
    • human being and for the highest initiate. The most primitive soul can
    • but not death. Therefore, all the spiritual beings who never descend
    • initiates are human beings who through a number of incarnations have
    • such a way that he can experience everything as a sociable being. The
  • Title: Life Between ... XV: Intercourse With the Dead
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    • soul and spirit-being could completely disappear. It is stated, for
    • realizes that all the beings of the hierarchies can never know death.
    • beholding the mysteries of death. That being whom we know as the One
    • Being, is the only being in divine realms Who learned to know death.
    • All other divine-spiritual beings do not know death. They only know
    • Christ is the only being among all the super-sensible beings above man
    • form of looking back upon one's own being. One only knows what
    • essentially for himself. Such a being encounters difficulties after
    • being in the least aware of their existence. He is filled only with
    • he neither knows nor can enter into contact with any being. He is
    • completely dependent on himself because as human beings on earth we
    • becomes a macrocosmic being. When the soul has departed from the body
    • interpenetrate one another but without being aware of it. Spiritual
    • human beings and, as will happen more and more frequently through
    • spiritual science, with beings of the higher hierarchies, he would
    • after death. Everything that makes us into sociable beings after
    • we find that what weaves between separate beings no longer continues.
    • Now there are beings everywhere. The relationships among them are of
    • beings on earth and that now continue. For instance, if the matter is
    • beings in the most varied ways. Anthroposophy is therefore not only
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  • Title: Life Between ... XVI: Life After Death
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    • existence our soul-spiritual being is embedded in our physical body,
    • But an even more terrible fate than not being able to perceive the
    • human beings. Each planetary body becomes an organ for us after death
    • difference. We are perfect physical human beings when, after the
    • externally, quite similar to a plant-like being that also forms its
    • into physical, earthly beings, and what we have done by means of
    • being; one's soul is wanting in this respect. This shortcoming
    • Let us take an example. There are beings known as bodhisattvas, lofty
    • human beings who are far advanced and who incarnate repeatedly on the
    • and even the beings of the higher hierarchies. This is due to the
    • the progress of other beings, beings in the spiritual world who have
    • are. Supersensible beings can only behold the super-sensible world but
  • Title: Descriptive Sketches: Lecture I
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    • the spiritual beings spoken of in such writings cannot read them, it
    • read in our memory, but the beings of the higher Hierarchies cannot
    • useful to them. The reading of the spiritual beings first begins when
    • as it were, darkness to the beings of the spiritual world; therefore
    • communicating something behind the back of the spiritual beings, which
    • yet is for these spiritual beings themselves. This is a genuine
    • he is being observed. He feels: “The dead man perceives my
    • nourishment as do human beings on the earth, but spiritual psychic
    • living beings, so to speak. Then the souls of the dead draw near and
    • behind, being unable to contact them because of their materialism.
    • acquiring knowledge of it; and if he is not in a position of being
    • the beings in the spiritual world are to possess it too, they can only
    • gain it from the beings still on the earth. That is an important
    • on earth. I have already said that the spiritual beings of the
    • that what lives in us now as Anthroposophy is to the spiritual beings,
    • physical beings on our earth — something whereby they acquire
    • whilst we are reading them. We human beings often take the opportunity
    • Here I may perhaps tell you incidentally something of a being, a
    • during the time the living soul is being willingly taught. Thus a soul
    • when a spiritual being is looking at us. When we pass through the
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  • Title: Descriptive Sketches: Lecture II
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    • earth-lives must naturally exist in every human being. The question,
    • forces of his speech-organ which are capable of being used for the
    • again being given out by Spiritual Science should appear to him
    • then, that part of what is now being given out might be acquired with
    • beings on earth thought and felt. Every soul receives impressions
    • rather so that a feeling arises in their soul that they are being
    • gazed upon by someone in the spiritual world. Thus human beings on
    • living being to the other side, to the Heavens. There is, however,
    • spiritual world, we can really become aware that we are being
    • spiritual beings, and more particularly of those shortly to be
    • although they certainly lead one to the height of being able to look
    • This is a case of outer means being resorted to. The man in question
    • greater than a human being can put into words in later life. The
    • age in a human being when the passions (and often the lowest and
    • the new life is being prepared, can be investigated through those
    • the latter. Man himself appears as a very important being in the
  • Title: Esoteric Studies: Lecture I: Cosmic Aspect of Life Between Death and New Birth
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    • When the human being has stepped through the portals of death
    • When the human being leaves his physical body and his ether
    • one might say: a dilatation of his being into the far reaches
    • boundary of our being is the orbit of the moon. As long as we
    • Then, however, the expansion goes on. The human being
    • of his being; may be designated as the orbit which, in
    • between birth and death a conscientious human being, or one
    • also a death which befalls the human being in the flower of
    • beings are operative there, those beings whom occultism
    • fact. Lack of conscience sentences a human being to bear the
    • were not lazy. Also by laziness, the human being sentences
    • it by religious qualities, a religious attitude. A human being
    • such a person is able to be a social being in the sphere of
    • Venus, so that he lives together with other human beings with
    • the sphere of Venus, human beings are so to speak confined in
    • prevails if the human being was prepared on earth only for a
    • the Sun, a person is a social being only when he has developed,
    • Occident has received a religion into its very being. That is a
    • enters into the deeper elements of their being, one will find
    • beings, by reason of the forces which we have taken with us; so
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  • Title: Esoteric Studies: Lecture II: Establishment of Mutual Relations Between the Living and the So-called Dead
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    • and beings of the supersensible world. And just as human beings
    • world on the beings they loved, or who have otherwise remained
    • beings living here between birth and death. If we have
    • fettered, not by their own essential being, but rather by the
    • remained behind, however good they may be as human beings, are
    • death and look down on human beings harbouring spiritual
    • Here, too, the seer can have the experience that human beings
    • being. There is often much deception, much illusion in this
    • think that a human being need only to die in order, so to
    • human beings, if we have not already established them before
    • human being has connections with people on the earth, and
    • in which the children were being treated by the relatives nor
    • strangely devious ways are taken by the beings who, so to
    • Strangely devious ways are taken by these beings, but
    • birth who are under the dominion of beings whom we call the
    • evolution of the earth, or to all evolution. These beings of
    • their own souls, being completely materialistic souls, so
    • But these beings of the Higher Hierarchies are in a
    • is unlimited, even among the beings of the Higher
    • The beings of the Higher Hierarchies really cannot alone
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  • Title: Lecture: Links Between the Living and the Dead
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    • because writing and printing cannot be read by the spiritual Beings of
    • remembrance, but the Beings of the higher Hierarchies cannot read our
    • books. And if you ask: Do these Beings then not want to learn how to
    • The spiritual Beings begin to read only when human beings on the earth
    • comes to life in the thoughts of men. Then the spiritual Beings
    • darkness for the Beings of the spiritual worlds. And so when something
    • communications are being made behind the back of the spiritual Beings.
    • for this, but implanted in the very soul there is a feeling of being
    • person's death when we have the feeling that we ourselves are being
    • course, the kind of nourishment required by human beings on the earth,
    • the souls of the dead, the souls of sleeping human beings are seen to
    • birth hasten as it were to the souls of sleeping human beings, seeking
    • living beings. Then the souls of the dead draw near and share in these
    • the sleeping human beings left behind on earth — especially
    • only for living human beings, but workers too in the sense that
    • and more extensive. Many a human being who after death finds no
    • vision today we sometimes find human beings in the life between death
    • may be extinguished. The living human being cannot be found, nor can
    • many a human being after death encounters obstacles in the way of his
    • other men, but after death could only find satisfaction by being able
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  • Title: Lecture: The Transformation of Earthly Forces into Clairvoyant Faculties
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    • every human being. And now the question is: What happens to these
    • organs are being formed, certain forces are kept back. In the process
    • in being able as it were to listen inwardly without speaking aloud and
    • The same applies to the forces which in the human being of today are
    • used to bring into being the so-called grey matter of the brain
    • are used in the case of the normal human being today to organize and
    • individual human being during that period of existence. It is the more
    • the human being in early childhood in order to stand upright, remain
    • own being much that enables him to look back into the life spent
    • movements the human being will gradually discover and become aware of
    • the forces that are still within him. Foundations are being created
    • for the awakening of forces within the human being which will really
    • whole being, will be affected in such a way that the awakening of
    • impressions come to the soul from what is being done down there, from
    • what human beings on earth are thinking and feeling; definite
    • that world is that souls look downwards to the human beings who are
    • evolving on the earth. Moreover, these human beings on earth are
    • the souls of these individuals on earth because some being is looking
    • less undefined, indistinct. The human being who is living in the
    • are being observed. And so indeed we are, in manifold ways. The eyes
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    • otherwise than to speak to his fellow-beings about spiritual wisdom,
    • concealed within things will gradually unfold. If human beings
    • super-sensible beings lie at the foundation of illnesses which spread
    • across souls who are under the yoke of these beings. And although the
    • the human beings upon the earth. And if the seer tries to retrace the
    • the servants of these evil beings. Just as cause and effect are
    • the human being is outside his physical body with his astral body and
    • no longer assert themselves, the human being falls a prey to physical
    • transition to the next existence, when the human being begins to build
    • the human beings themselves would not render it so difficult. If we



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