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Re: Theos-World Re: Does Brian/Brigitte consider HPB a "charlatan"?

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  • Morten Nymann Olesen
    Hi Steve and all of you, Thanks Steve. I enjoyed that. from M. Sufilight with a smile... ... From: Steve Stubbs To:
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      Hi Steve and all of you,

      Thanks Steve.
      I enjoyed that.

      from
      M. Sufilight with a smile...


      ----- Original Message -----
      From: "Steve Stubbs" <stevestubbs@...>
      To: <theos-talk@yahoogroups.com>
      Sent: Wednesday, November 13, 2002 9:06 PM
      Subject: Theos-World Re: Does Brian/Brigitte consider HPB a "charlatan"?


      > --- In theos-talk@y..., "Daniel H. Caldwell" <comments@b...> wrote:
      > > Steve, I don't know what exactly is added to the word "charlatan"
      > by
      > > affixing "mere vulgar" but your opinion appears to be contrary to
      > > Brigitte/Brian's view that Blavatsky was a charlatan.
      >
      > There are numerous characters who were mere vulgar charlatans, some
      > of whom are alive today, and their stuff contains very little
      > intellectual content, since their aim was not to study anything but
      > to gull people. So we have plenty of examples available for
      > consideration of what charlatans produce. If you look at the theory
      > of materialization in the SD and see how elegant it is, and if you
      > look at the complex system of practices which were developed to demo
      > this phenomenon, and thereby "prove" the validity of the principles
      > (in the minds of the mahatmas) it is impossible in my mind to
      > continue with the theory that these people were in the same class as
      > the aforementioned charlatans.
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      > Yes, I think the words "mere" and "vulgar" both meaningfully modify
      > the word "charlatan," and, no, I do not believe HPB was a charlanan.
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