114Re: Digest Number 58
- Jul 2, 1999Dear Art,
>That's quite a long quote re. Leadbeater.Yes, I could have put it in two postings but I needed to make clear both
the pedaphilia - which Steiner referred to as a "slip" -and the sex
magic. In Anthroposophy it is clear the the direction of working is
always from above downwards rather than resorting to such physical means
to manipulate the spiritual. All uses for sex for the development of
clairvoyannce are decadent- pre Mosiac in fact- and will lead to
>Probably this was a factor in Steiner breaking off entirely from AnnieBesant, et.
>al.Yes, and Leadbeater's way of working would also have been strongly
condemned by Blavatsky, as she indeed condemned "Nature's Finer Forces"
by Ram Prasad which, I guess, set the direction for the OTO.