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  • Title: Being of Man/Future Evolution: Lecture 1: Forgetting
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    • with what we call man's etheric body. So we can also assume that the
    • the etheric body. Perhaps we are justified in asking if there is any
    • we say that memory has something to do with the etheric body, we
    • ought to ask ourselves how it happens that the etheric body acquires
    • etheric body is present in plants where it has an essentially
    • etheric body. And this etheric body in the plant is the principle of
    • the plant were only subject to the activity of the etheric body,
    • repeat indefinitely. It is due to the etheric body that the parts of
    • a living entity repeat again and again, for it is the etheric body
    • body. Everything depending on repetition in man or animal is
    • activity of the etheric body. The termination of the plant's growth
    • activity of man's astral body. So we can say that everything
    • this etheric body, and man has it too. Of course there can be no
    • is with the etheric body, which is the principle of repetition, that
    • plant's etheric body and man's, which, in addition to the qualities
    • of the plant's etheric body also has the capacity to develop memory,
    • the etheric body of the plant always has a certain finite number of
    • round beyond which they cannot go. Man's etheric body is different.
    • man's etheric body has as it were another part too, a free part,
    • into his soul which this free part of the etheric body deals with. So
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  • Title: Being of Man/Future Evolution: Lecture 2: Different Types of Illness
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    • body, it cannot possibly work beneficially with the healthy or the
    • as a whole and not to one part of him only, namely the physical body.
    • they only had a body, then however spiritually minded he believes
    • fourfold nature and for everybody to go repeating that man consists
    • of a physical body, etheric body, astral body and ego, even if people
    • physical body, etheric body, astral body and ego play in the healthy
    • other organ of man's physical body, because these other organs are
    • expression, the physical counterpart, of the etheric body, then even
    • course that when he makes a prick in the body blood will flow out
    • body, is not what flows out when I make the prick and take out a
    • drop. For the moment blood comes out of the body it changes to such
    • it, it is no longer the blood it was when it flowed in the body. It
    • astral body and which therefore affect the external expression of the
    • astral body, the nervous system. Now whilst mentioning this second
    • thought necessary here. When man's astral body has an irregularity
    • the astral body, the first thing we notice physically is a certain
    • originate therefore in the astral body, it can come from something
    • you see, the first thing you have to ask yourself when somebody comes
    • irregularities of the astral body and that appear in certain
    • you know that the nerve is the expression of the astral body and seek
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  • Title: Being of Man/Future Evolution: Lecture 3: Original Sin
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    • man still lived in a very insubstantial material body.
    • and how little could actually happen in human life, as everybody
    • would want to do the same thing as everybody else. But in ancient
    • man was still in a softer, more spiritual body he was much more open
    • long as they had a body of soft material they could actually become
    • grew less and less the denser man's body became. Through this
    • can see that it is really the astral body in particular that is
    • body into his organism himself to begin with as he comes down from
    • through the inter-working of the two sexes. So the astral body is the
    • part of man that shows most clearly the non-divine. The etheric body
    • and the physical body is the most divine of all; it is God's temple,
    • astral body man seeks all kinds of pleasures and can have all sorts
    • of desires that have a harmful effect on the physical body, even
    • today his physical body is still such a wonderful instrument that it
    • astral body for decades. And so we have to admit that because of all
    • these things that occur in the human astral body it has become the
    • that the deepest causes of illness lie in the astral body and in its
    • bad effects on the etheric body, and by way of the etheric body on
    • the physical body. Now we will understand a number of things that
    • physical body. Now what is the significance of man giving his
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  • Title: Being of Man/Future Evolution: Lecture 4: Rhythm in the Bodies of Man
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    • body, etheric body, astral body and ego. These four members of man's
    • physical body, etheric body and so on are connected with one another
    • astral body and the ego are to a certain extent outside these. But
    • more accurately today. The astral body and the ego are not active in
    • the physical body now. But the physical body with its nerves and
    • blood system and the etheric body cannot exist unless they are
    • interpenetrated by an astral body and something resembling an ego.
    • Nor could the etheric body exist without being interpenetrated by
    • higher entities. When the human being's own astral body and ego
    • human body cannot remain without there being an ego and an astral
    • body active within it, so there also has to be an ego and an astral
    • body active when the human being is asleep. To be exact, we would
    • have to say that the ego and the astral body that are active in the
    • human being's sleeping physical body are also within the human being
    • activity of the human being's own astral body and ego. If we want to
    • tell ourselves that this human ego is within the human body when man
    • ego and that has a free hand in the human body, descends into the
    • human astral body goes through changes in a very similar way. This
    • describing a circle. With the astral body too the changes are such
    • astral body. Only present-day man does not notice this descent into
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  • Title: Being of Man/Future Evolution: Lecture 5: Rhythms in the Being of Man
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    • between man's ego, astral body, etheric body and physical body. What
    • similar way to our astral body is the number seven. Whereas the ego
    • twenty-four hours or a day, our astral body does the same thing in
    • body's corresponding rhythm, we have to say that if the ordered
    • regularity of the astral body is really there, then the astral body
    • through its cycle in a day, the astral body goes considerably slower,
    • body, on the other hand, takes four times seven days; after four
    • mind what was said the time before last. With the physical body it is
    • that the female etheric body is male and the male etheric body
    • particular organ of the human body is upset. Then the whole organism
    • various organs of the human body came into existence and developed at
    • body’ is the most complicated matter imaginable, for the human
    • today have their origins in the astral body and are to a certain
    • the lungs have to do with the astral body, how the very first,
    • Earth, ancient Moon, and how at that time the astral body was as it
    • astral body. The actual expression of the astral body is of course
    • began at the same time as the development of the astral body and the
    • includes the lungs in the rhythm of the astral body, that rhythm that
    • temperature is connected with certain functions of the etheric body.
    • Something must be happening in the etheric body if a temperature runs
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  • Title: Being of Man/Future Evolution: Lecture 6: Illness and Karma
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    • the physical body, etheric body, astral body and ego, enables us to
    • complexes of the physical body itself. That is, the ego has its chief
    • physical equivalent in the blood, the astral body in the nervous
    • system, the etheric body in all that comes under the heading of the
    • glandular system, and the physical body represents itself. Then we
    • irregularities in the astral body manifests in irregularities in the
    • nervous system, and what originates in the etheric body manifests in
    • the glandular system, and that it is in the physical body that we
    • and astral body are connected with the etheric body, but without the
    • physical body being there. He has, as it were, laid that aside. This
    • mentioned. During life, when man is asleep, he lays his etheric body
    • aside as well as his physical body, hence this combination of ego,
    • astral body and etheric body exists only after death, and then for a
    • etheric body, is laid aside and absorbed by the general world ether,
    • questions of reincarnation, when the etheric body is preserved in a
    • etheric body is kept, being the fruit of life experience. Then
    • astral body without man being bound to a physical body. This is the
    • physical body and physical existence altogether.
    • still has all those forces in his astral body which were there at the
    • moment of death. For he has laid aside only the physical body, the
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  • Title: Being of Man/Future Evolution: Lecture 7: Laughing and Weeping
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    • individuality is already united with the human body before birth.
    • the moment when the kernel from previous lives first enters the body
    • the astral body. In the case of sorrow that leads to weeping, we can
    • astral body within itself, squeezing together its forces, as it were.
    • body, compresses it as it were, to defend itself against being
    • astral body, the third member.
    • process. The ego tries as it were to loosen the astral body, to
    • of the astral body. That is the spiritual state of affairs. Every
    • the ego is contracting the astral body. Every time someone laughs,
    • the ego is expanding and making a bulge in the astral body. Only
    • are, in the first place, active in the astral body. And because
    • everything spiritual in man finds expression in the body, and the
    • body is the physiognomy of the spirit — condensed spirit —
    • human physical body, has to be more mobile within itself than an
    • animal body. It must not have such a rigid form as an animal body. We
    • him. Nobody is likely to say that a dog or a parrot has as individual
    • soon as man changes the general balance of forces in his astral body
    • forces of the astral body. When, instead of holding the astral body
    • case of a certain display of feeling the ego makes the astral body
    • physiognomical expression of that slackening of the astral body that
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  • Title: Being of Man/Future Evolution: Lecture 8: The Manifestation of the Ego in the Different Races of Men
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    • actually the human body too, developed in the different epochs of
    • know, still one body. The conditions within our whole evolution must
    • was already in a physical body at the time when the sun was still
    • joined with the earth, it was not like today's body. At that time he
    • had the kind of physical body like you can imagine if you picture man
    • himself with a body as airy as it was before, and he would have to be
    • etheric body and were beings of a more ethereal nature, having only a
    • souls, and each human being was much more inside his own body. Thus
    • times in their etheric body, or they had to sacrifice themselves and
    • died out. Having descended too soon into a physical body, they fell
    • migrated to Atlantis, the human body evolved its form to the extent
    • way. And it was only in the course of time that the human body
    • temperate zones. For in this period of evolution the human body was
    • still evolving. In Atlantean times the human body was not yet
    • Atlantean times a gigantically developed physical body. And if you
    • not on a very high level spiritually, for he has rushed into his body
    • those days the body was still to a certain extent perfectly capable
    • we see that in Atlantean times the human body could still form itself
    • the body hardened in egoism as it were, and it became impossible for
    • expression in his physiognomy and on the surface of his body, then it
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  • Title: Being of Man/Future Evolution: Lecture 9: Evolution, Involution and Creation out of Nothingness
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    • physical world when he leaves his mother's body and frees himself of
    • During the first seven years of his life the child's etheric body is
    • outer world, just as the physical body is enveloped until birth in a
    • etheric body born. Then the astral body is still enclosed in the
    • the astral body develops freely until the twenty-first or
    • the protecting sheath first of the etheric body then of the astral
    • body and only when the twenty-second year has been reached does that
    • its physical and etheric body here in the physical world, whereas its
    • astral body is outside it; but only the physical and etheric body
    • within it. The plant emerges from the seed, forms its physical body,
    • and then the etheric body gradually develops. And this etheric body
    • etheric body is still enveloped in the astral body until puberty, and
    • that man's astral body is not actually born until then. But the
    • body, for it has none. Therefore the plant has nothing further to
    • animals. In these lower animals the astral body has quite evidently
    • not penetrated into the physical body to the same extent as in the
    • their astral body is not yet entirely within their physical body.
    • its astral body for the most part outside it, and therefore it has
    • so it dies. The animal still has an astral body, but no ego.
    • in the animal. The astral body becomes free, and as long as it
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