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  • Title: Lecture: Supersensible Influences: Steiner Books
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    • The Fundamental Impulse of Cosmic Historical Development of Humanity.
  • Title: Lecture: Supersensible Influences: Cover Sheet
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  • Title: Lecture: Supersensible Influences: Contents
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  • Title: Lecture: Supersensible Influences: Prefatory Note
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  • Title: Lecture: Supersensible Influences: Lecture I: Supersensible Influences in Old Persian, Egyptian, and Greek Time
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    • the history of the human race is limited to its external aspect;
    • into the activities and doings of men. In our epoch, human actions in
    • view of their connection with the Beings and Powers behind human
    • men, for human consciousness was pervaded by a kind of dreamlike
    • delicate distribution, and the human being breathes them in. Now the
    • continuously upon the human being.
    • organ in the human body. In olden times a very great deal was known
    • the human being through his inbreathing. Spiritual Beings were active
    • cosmos into the human being. So that in those ancient epochs of
    • these Mysteries knew that human beings drew the spiritual Moon-Cosmos
    • entered into human beings during certain periods of the
    • the human being in this way through the inbreathing, so that men might
    • the case today. In the earliest period of human evolution the Initiates
    • very definite into humanity. Inasmuch as the Moon-Beings, via the
    • Mysteries, to lead and guide humanity.
    • times of human evolution after the Atlantean epoch. The Initiates of
    • Moon-Beings who were to be their helpers in the guidance of humanity,
    • Mummified human beings, mummified corpses, became dwelling places for
    • within humanity during the hours of day and would otherwise have been
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  • Title: Lecture: Supersensible Influences: Lecture II: The Education of Man through Modern Intellectualism, -or- Chartres and the Mysteries of the Templars
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    • breathing and the pulse in the human being, as indeed are all the
    • humanity has entered upon a quite different phase of evolution, the
    • intellectualism which now has sovereign sway in all human culture and
    • which modern humanity is exposed, the danger of a Fall into
    • the human physical body. When the modern man is thinking, he has only
    • which modern humanity strives — such a man's consciousness is
    • mirrored pictures. The physical body acts as the mirror and the human
    • thoughts, the human being knows nothing of this; he knows the mirrored
    • importance, when the human being will impart to his out-breathing those
    • proceeding from the human being himself.
    • greatest helpers of the individual human being with his own moral
    • deflected from their aim by the factor of human heredity. When
    • hope of the future, are not homeless in humanity but they wander about
    • intellectualism, with the fact that the human being holds fast to
    • Human beings today are
    • general run of human beings cannot attain real vision of the spiritual
    • for he maintains that when the human being is left entirely to his own
    • beyond the grasp of human powers of knowledge.
  • Title: Lecture: Supersensible Influences: Lecture III: The Revelation of the Spiritual World in Old Indian Culture, -or- Old Egypt
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    • use made of the mummified human being, as I have been trying to explain
    • The mummy was the human
    • and permeated by the human “tincture” proceeding from the
    • that could exist on earth only because the human being exists on earth.
    • him by the external world, by plants, animals or other human beings.
    • development of the human being in ancient Egypt had not reached the
    • world. He was obliged, therefore, to mummify the human body. For out of
    • live on the earth because the human form was preserved by
    • what should be introduced into human life and directives for the
    • golden age in human evolution. It was a culture that encroached upon
    • the super-sensible destinies of men, for human souls after death were
    • human affairs could be received, it was not possible to obtain
    • Moon-Beings were able to communicate secrets of nature to the human
    • souls still fettered to the mummies. And so it was from the human souls
    • enlightenment. As human bodies now are, men can acquire knowledge about
    • was introduced into the historical development of humanity through
    • Modern humanity could have gained nothing by preserving the human form
    • in the mummy, as was the custom in Egypt. What modern humanity
    • They are mummies, like the mummies of human beings in ancient Egypt, as
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  • Title: Lecture: Supersensible Influences: Lecture IV: The Egyptian Mysteries, Indian Yoga and Egyptian Mummy Cult
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    • first, to explain to his pupils that in the human head all the
    • image, the earth, let us study the human head. The human head is formed
    • pupils — no observation of the human head can, in itself, enable
    • The human head is active
    • activity. The mystery of the human head is that it is infinitely
    • following intelligible to his pupils. When the human eye looks at a
    • brain. What is thus produced in the human eye, with the resulting
    • for example, upon the heart or upon some other organ of the human body.
    • You can only perceive what the human head does when you know exactly
    • what happens in the human physical body — so would the Initiate
    • into a sensory process the pupils acquired knowledge of the human
    • process, when through observation of the breathing, a human being could
    • them to mummify the human organism, taught them, through observation of
    • revealed as the deeds performed by the brain in the human organism
    • way. The Initiates would say to their pupils: The human head is
    • their connection with the human head, and how they bear within them
    • perpetually passing away, namely, the inner components of the human
    • of the rest of the human organism. Contemplation of the mummy will not
    • the plastic quality of the forms of the inner organs of the human body,
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  • Title: Lecture: Supersensible Influences: Lecture V: Modern Abstract Thinking and Living Thinking of Future Times, -or- The Idea of Metamorphosis and the Repeated Lives on Earth
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    • custom in Egyptian culture of mummifying the human body and in the
    • namely, the theme of ordinary human thinking, how this thought-activity
    • soul. Thinking, as exercised by the human being in earthly life, is
    • human being has left it behind him. Nobody could be so foolish as to
    • believe that the human corpse, with its characteristic form, could have
    • Something must have preceded it, namely, the living human being. Outer
    • nature has, it is true, the power to destroy the form of the human
    • corpse but not the power to produce it. This human form is produced by
    • a corpse derives from a living human being, so the true conception of
    • thinking, of human thought, is that it cannot, of itself, have become
    • — the corpse of what it was before the human being came down from
    • in the life of soul, is our human thinking. Those who have known best
    • humanity, soared into the realm of abstract thoughts.
    • trace of any doubt that the human being lived in worlds of
    • like knowing a living human being on earth. Those who no longer
    • like Aristotle, have doubts about the fact that the human being does
    • described, a picture, a concept of the human form was made possible.
    • Men trained themselves to unfold a picture of the dead human form in
    • thinking. It was from the human corpse that dead thinking first came
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  • Title: Lecture: Supersensible Influences: Lecture VI: Spiritual InFluence in History, -or- Pope Nicholas I
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    • influence in the historical evolution of humanity — great
    • understanding what was working more or less unconsciously through human
    • this mighty force prompting a large part of European humanity to an
    • regions was that, in order to be a full human being, man must belong to
    • unwholesome for Western humanity to yield. In the religious and
    • in the East the real, esoteric substance died away. Human beings living
    • contemplation of the mummy, of the mummified human corpse, but this
    • knowledge had passed from the ken of the general population. Human
    • intellect that is now storming into human evolution to be able to
    • is the human being to find his orientation in the ether-world, in the
    • etheric nature of the human being, and to establish a system of dogma
    • ceremonies and rites not quite connected with the human etheric body.
    • outer world in which the human being himself participates, pre-eminent



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