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Initiation: Human and Solar

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An initiation is an expansion of consciousness, leading to revelation and illumination and is experienced by all forms of life, great and small. This book outlines the work of the planetary Hierarchy, in its many stages of Mastership, and gives the fourteen rules by which the neophyte may become an applicant at the Portal of Initiation.
Paperback, 240 pages
Published December 1st 1972 by Lucis Press (first published 1922)
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James Hein
Apr 16, 2013 James Hein rated it liked it
This is A Bailey's 10th book but is recommended as the second to be read probably because like book 9 is quite short.

Unlike book 9 a lot of the book is essentially wasted space. Who really cares how the Solar Angel may develop or our solar system or the planets in it? There are a few gems of informastion but for the most part much of the material is purely for interest rather than something that may help someone develop themselves further. It hints at where someone may get to in a number of life
Roger Buck
Jun 15, 2014 Roger Buck rated it did not like it  ·  review of another edition
How devoted I was to these teachings in my youth! And how they then de-personalised and de-humanised me ...

But Meditations on the Tarot saved my soul
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“In these days of the shattering of the old form and the building of the new, adaptability is needed. We must avert the danger of crystallisation through pliability and expansion. The "old order changeth," but primarily it is a change of dimension and of aspect, and not of material or of foundation.” 5 likes
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