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  • Title: Lecture: Wonders of the World: Lecture 1
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    • lifted into the refining spheres of etheric spiritual life that their
    • German language together with performances of the first two of
  • Title: Lecture: Wonders of the World: Lecture 2
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    • three bodily sheaths; it is enclosed in the physical body, the ether
    • to look for this impulse primarily in the ether body. It is the ether
    • factor. It is the ether body which has made the physical body denser,
    • historical development of the human being, is the ether body. Let us
    • Demeter here in the ether body; from the etheric they are sent
    • that is to say, the ether body has an influence both on the astral
    • the ether body makes the physical body definitely denser, more
    • ether body has brought about a transformation in all three bodies,
    • the rape of Persephone by Pluto and her captivity in the nether world
    • to do with the ether body itself. Besides being the source
    • of the forces of metamorphosis, the ether body has also changed in
    • itself. In primeval times this ether body was so organised that the
    • say reflected back by the ether body. Thus it is the ether body which
    • astral body is what is mirrored for him by his ether body. If all our
    • inner astral processes were not reflected by our ether bodies we
    • total content of his consciousness is a reflection of his ether body.
    • Whether a man knows anything of the world depends upon his ether
    • the ether body? Its secret is that it is the key to knowledge of the
    • the door to knowledge of the world were it not for the ether body.
    • The ether body contains all that I have referred to in certain
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    • how the threads all hang together. In the two lectures just given I dwelt
    • to eliminate altogether what you mean today by the term
    • Being who gave birth out of the universal ether to all these
    • ether, so are the wide expanses of space, permeated with the
    • are rooted in our ether bodies. You know that from other
    • the matter as a Greek would do, we should ask once more whether there
    • we cover by the term ‘ether body’, and which bring about
    • in the soul, belongs to the ether body. And for everything which is
    • mere thoughts, and the ether body of enduring sentiments and habits.
    • nature of his being into astral, etheric and physical bodies. The
    • that physical, etheric and astral bodies were distinguished. Now that
    • sense of taste, for he knows that the astral body and the etheric
    • astral and etheric man, one has a different taste from what one has
    • delicate etheric sensation of taste, which most men do not
    • human ether body. It comes if one says, ‘I am now eliminating
    • this, when as a practising occultist he feels himself in this etheric
    • of the physical and of the etheric bodies.
    • to eliminate his physical body, to eliminate his ether body, and to
    • physical, etheric and astral. He never has the astral body alone, he
    • physical and etheric bodies. When this does happen to the practising
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  • Title: Lecture: Wonders of the World: Lecture 4
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    • forces of our ether bodies transplanted into cosmic space, we have
    • man as consisting of physical, etheric, astral, and also of the ego
    • the central power of Pluto; similarly the forces of the ether body
    • representing the forces of the ether body, and Zeus as representing
    • great spiritual Beings who lead humanity forwards, whether as Angels,
    • that now the etheric and astral spheres of the Earth became
    • Being whom we know as Christ was not there, now the etheric and
    • manner of St. Paul sees into the etheric sphere of the Earth and
    • raise themselves ever more and more to a recognition of the etheric
    • Christ substance, because it reaches right down to the etheric sphere
    • Earth, out of the earthly dross. The Christ Being, together with the
    • the physical inasmuch as it is permeated by the etheric, but when the
  • Title: Lecture: Wonders of the World: Lecture 5
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    • the ether body, Pluto as the macroscosmic representative of the
    • together into separate human forms could only be made by someone who
    • as it meets us on the physical plane is altogether maya. It
    • without, towards which he is focused, and he feels himself, together
    • himself whether everything out there in space has not been woven out
    • developed his physical, etheric and astral bodies during the Moon
    • physical, etheric and astral bodies, for they had been fully
    • human soul all these forces which the human physical, etheric and
    • together as the waters of two rivers flow into one. Thus while the
    • developed physical, etheric and astral bodies, man bore in his astral
    • of the older and the younger Dionysos fit in wonderfully together;
    • lives Dionysos the younger! Whether you turn to the teaching of our
    • technology, whether you look at the kind of thought which has come
  • Title: Lecture: Wonders of the World: Lecture 6
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    • found so astonishing, but which, pieced together, give us the world
    • that man as he stands before us consists of physical body, ether
    • arisen under the influence of physical, etheric and astral bodies,
    • physical, etheric and astral bodies, he wondered what they would look
    • had not been drawn into the physical, etheric and astral bodies, how
    • man, purely under the influence of astral, etheric and physical
    • the influence of forces emanating only from the physical, etheric and
    • influence of physical, etheric and astral bodies, that is, as a man
    • etheric and astral bodies. These are the satyrs and Sileni who follow
    • physical, etheric and astral bodies of a man could be so treated that
  • Title: Lecture: Wonders of the World: Lecture 7
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    • the human being, that he consists of physical body, etheric body,
    • ego through the astral body down to the etheric body. As far as its
    • manner. It is of course quite another question whether the argument
    • etheric and astral bodies and so on.’ It is there that
    • again into etheric body, astral body and ego. And it is these images
    • is based on awareness that the ‘Dichter’ brings together
    • Earth, but who appeared to them in the etheric sphere and taught
    • Dionysos appeared in an etheric form in the holy Mysteries, and from
    • which belong together. The younger Dionysos, who, I told you, allowed
    • at a specific time to gather himself together again as a soul in a
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    • together with what we gather from history, are a better help in this
    • where it was densest, still only in etheric form; that is to say, the
    • it were within the ether body, but the forces of this ether body were
    • etheric forces were in a way the forces of the physical body but they
    • his Lemurian development, his densest body was still an etheric one.
    • spiritual vision man was there at the outset in an etheric body, and
    • this etheric body contained those physical forces which had been
    • the further working of the forces of the etheric body has been, it
    • originating from the ether body has become since the time of Lemuria;
    • let this diagram represent the human ether body as it was at the
    • the etheric body before Lemuria, and which then condensed in such a
    • time of Lemuria onwards, out of specific etheric forces in our ether
    • crystallise out of special forces in the human etheric body which
    • and the heart mean to us? They are the ether-world condensed, they
    • are the densified forces of the etheric world! Now from the moment
    • the etheric body became physical, but that as regards each of our
    • was once etheric and had become physical, is once more dissolved, is
    • changed back again into the ether. That this is so, that after the
    • etheric forces have condensed to a system of organs they are not
    • is dissolved and returns to the etheric form. Just as the blood has
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    • As an example of this I drew attention to a kind of etherisation of
    • into the same substance as that of which the human ether body
    • consists. And we have seen that these etheric elements stream upwards
    • element of our etheric body streams through the brain that we are
    • make it clear that unless these etheric streams were to rise up from
    • preceding evolutions had resulted in the formation of an etheric man
    • physical forces, a purely etheric form. A physically solid man such
    • still in etheric form. This etheric human form was shadowy and
    • which meets the clairvoyant eye is the etheric body. For example, it
    • is the etheric body, stimulated by cosmic forces coming in from
    • flowed together in man. He would have to realise that an etheric
    • together out of the forms of bull and lion, with wings such as an
    • bull-form, together with the wings of a bird, to work upon the
    • Phantom which underlies it, if one weaves these elements together,
    • work. And here we have the four esoteric symbols which together make
    • everything in it which is those upper gods is there only in etheric
    • form, from the warmth ether upwards to the light ether, the chemical
    • ether and the life ether. But the sun as it moves in space today is
    • not only there for clairvoyant sight as an etheric structure, it is
    • etheric body. Thus when we look up at the sun we have to say:
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    • were held back, but also those of the etheric body. The result was
    • etheric body, but in normal consciousness is not experienced. Still
    • etheric body, or what through Saturn, Sun and Moon evolutions he has
    • we encounter what is in us as astral, etheric and physical bodies,
    • is there below in his astral, etheric and physical natures. Together
    • etheric and astral bodies in all their parts have been assembled by
    • Seraphim worked together with the Spirits of Movement and the
    • particular use of the right hand. Thus it is the etheric and astral
    • vibrations, to particles of ether in motion, even to ponderable
    • ether and so on. This method has now for the most part been
    • so to say, on the other side. So that whether we go out into the
    • whether we penetrate below into the sphere of the sub-earthly gods,

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