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  • Title: Introductory Remarks: The Easter Festival in relation to the Mysteries
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    • earlier lecture-courses dealing with the Festivals, Seasons of the
    • Year and the Mysteries of the past as well as those belonging to the
    • of research into the spiritual world.”
  • Title: Publisher Note: The Easter Festival in relation to the Mysteries
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    • Cycle of the Year as Breathing Process of the Earth.
    • I. Works written between the years 1883 and 1925.
  • Title: Quote: The Easter Festival in relation to the Mysteries
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    • being look upward from his dependence on earthly things to those
    • things that transcend the Earth.”
  • Title: Lecture: Festivals and The Mysteries. The Adonis Mystery. The Easter Thought
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    • we bear in mind the fact that Easter is a movable festival, the date
    • of which has to be reckoned year by year from that constellation of
    • ceremonies which lie very near to the heart of large numbers of
    • forth once more from the Earth.
    • the year as our Easter, was a kind of Resurrection festival of Nature
    • union of Christ with Earth-existence. This time is celebrated in
    • youth in man, of all that appears as beauty in the human being.
    • where it had to remain for three days. Or if the sea were not near it
    • near the sacred place of the Mysteries, so that the image of the God
    • deepest earnestness and stillness. After three days the image was
    • This was an outward ceremony which deeply stirred the hearts of large
    • On the third day there appeared at a certain place, within sight of
    • Autumn season! The Earth is losing her adornment of plants and green
    • springing life that began to cover the Earth in Springtime, snow will
    • soon come to envelop, or drought to lay waste, the Earth. Nature is
    • it is right for the hearts and minds of those who remain behind to be
    • filled with sorrow and deep mourning. And that the full earnestness of
    • gate of death! All that he experienced here in this earthly life was
    • like the things that die in Autumn-time. For in this earthly realm he
    • Earth and lives on out into the far spaces of the Cosmic Ether, then
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  • Title: Lecture: Moon-birth and Sun-birth. Necessity and Freedom. Stages of the Ancient
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    • look upward from his dependence on earthly things to those things that
    • transcend the Earth. The Easter Festival especially can bring these
    • thoughts near to man's heart. During the last three, four or five
    • hold good between himself and the Earthly powers and forces.
    • near to the sanctuaries of Initiation in pre-Christian times, or even
    • in the first centuries of Christianity, could learn to know the
    • live without a consciousness of his non-earthly, cosmic relationships.
    • thought near to our hearts; I cannot therefore go into all the details
    • forces — with all the forces that now flow down from Moon to Earth.
    • lunar months. But the older world-conceptions had a clear
    • his pre-earthly life, the currents of those forces and impulses which
    • earthly forces but to forces from beyond the Earth. Man can indeed
    • become aware, if he considers the matter truly, how the earthly forces
    • from beyond the Earth — if our body did not receive its form
    • through these what could the earthly forces do to hold our body
    • together? The moment the forces from beyond the Earth have left it,
    • this body is indeed exposed to the earthly forces. Then it
    • disintegrates and dissolves; it becomes a corpse. Earthly forces can
    • are other forces in him which lift him out of the earthly realm. These
    • within the earthly realm between birth and death. They prevent him
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  • Title: Lecture: The Moon-secret Spring and Autumn mysteries
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    • physical body, with the Earth. Now with the epoch of materialism it
    • consciousness save the external appearance of the stars, the
    • an Ego makes its appearance. But in the organism of the universe,
    • the Earth environment available for human nourishment are connected
    • with the physical man on Earth. And the first and nearest relationship
    • Outwardly regarded, the Moon appears from the earthly aspect in
    • illumined, and so on. Moreover there is that appearance of the Moon
    • forms. But this by no means exhausts what the Moon is for the Earth
    • and notably for humanity on Earth. For the Moon especially we must
    • clearly understand the following. — When we look at something
    • different in its appearance from what it is when it reveals itself as
    • whole world-relationships we become conscious of the appearance of the
    • appears to us in the physical light as the Full Moon. Thus the Moon is
    • The Moon was once within the Earth; it belonged to the Earth body. It went
    • forth from the Earth body and became a satellite as we say, or
    • accompanying planet of the Earth. It split off from the Earth and
    • circles around the Earth.
    • Now in the time when it was united with the Earth it influenced the
    • human being from the Earth. Man was of course a very different being
    • when he stood and evolved on an Earth which still had the Moon within
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  • Title: Lecture: The Mysteries of Ephesus The Aristotelian Categories
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    • We have heard how there grew out of the Mysteries that which unites
    • comes to expression in the festivals of the year. We have understood
    • life that has evolved in the course of human history. We shall learn
    • the Earth again and again in their repeated earthly lives. Thus they
    • was done. Yet on the different planes of life these things appear in
    • how the fixing of the yearly Easter Festival proceeds from the
    • man as he descends from his pre-earthly life into his earthly life is
    • they exist as a real fact; but it is also important to let our hearts
    • Never did human hearts and minds partake so intimately in this descent
    • from the pre-earthly into the earthly life with regard to the final
    • with the springing and sprouting of the Earth into the plants, as they
    • clearness in these Ephesian Mysteries, an instruction, if I may call
    • it so, whose aim was to bring specially near to the heart and mind of
    • Earth — for man himself was transported into cosmic regions
    • — it was as though there sounded to him upward from the Earth
    • forces of the Earth rising upwards in the eh-v. — J eh
    • only have on Earth in the consonants belonging to the vowels; while
    • is seen in the surrounding Cosmos just as here on Earth one is able to
    • of the Earth.
    • sense. Only at his descent to Earth did he become man and woman. But
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