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World History and the Mysteries in the Light of Anthroposophy

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Rudolf Steiner begins this course of lectures with a survey of the development of memory in the evolution of humankind. He then describes how people understood themselves and the world in the ancient Orient, and how this understanding manifested itself in the ancient mysteries. He follows their development from Babylonia to Greece, and shows the influence of the mysteries ...more
Paperback, 160 pages
Published November 1st 1997 by Rudolf Steiner Press
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Recommends it for: Those who seek for spirituality
Recommended to Lisa by: Marcel Droz
Le livre s'intitule "L'homme à la recherche de sa spiritualité" en français. Steiner y décrit les phénomène de conscience vide lors de la méditation et développe son concept de 1er homme ( corps physique), 2ème homme (corps étherique) et 3ème homme (corps astral). Il dépeint ensuite les différents rôles du souvenir dans la vie de l'homme jusqu'après sa mort. Dans cette quête de spiritualité, Steiner clarifie le rôle de l'âme, celui du Cosmos et des puissances spirituelles supérieure. Il explique ...more
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Steiner was a philosopher, social thinker, architect, and esotericist.

"Steiner led this movement through several phases. In the first, more philosophically oriented phase, Steiner attempted to find a synthesis between science and mysticism; his philosophical work of these years, which he termed spiritual science, sought to provide a connection between the cognitive path of Western philosophy and t
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