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Ancient Ideals in Modern Life; Four Lectures Delivered at the Twenty-Fifth Anniversary Meeting of the Theosophical Society, at Benares, December, 1900

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1901 edition. Excerpt: ...elsewhere is not found. There is still response from them to a spiritual appeal, that no other nation in the world is as yet able to give. Is all ...more
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Published September 12th 2013 by Theclassics.Us (first published November 10th 2009)
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Apr 01, 2016 Gina rated it really liked it
Short but to the point and very inspiring in terms of practicing tolerance, the study of all sciences, and service to mankind for the greater good. It was also a small window into the life and politics of 1911.
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Annie Besant (1 October 1847 – 20 September 1933) was a prominent British socialist, theosophist, women's rights activist, writer and orator and supporter of Irish and Indian self-rule.

She married aged 20 to Frank Besant, but separated from him over religious differences. She then became a prominent speaker for the National Secular Society (NSS) and writer and a close friend of Charles Bradlaugh.
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