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FUNDAMENTALS OF THE 
ESOTERIC PHILOSOPHY 



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Abiding Principle in man, there is no, 166-7, 187, 227 

Absolute, Tlie 

definition of, 151-2, 369 ^ 

evolution of, 154 

Sat, Chit, Ananda, 157 

-Self, 192 

was once a Man, 154 

"Absolutes", 

no utter, 192, 194, 203-4, 316 

Acharya , 

teacher, 262 

Acts, XVII, 28 

"for in him we live..." etc., 369-70 

Adam, 

stands for Hamanity, 80, 82, 85, 188 

Idam Qadmon, 

Archetypal Man, 31, 69 

Adept^ 

one skilled in esoteric Msdom, 219 

Adepts , 

Hierarchy of, 192, 197 

Mystic Body of, created in third Stock-Race, 510 

Adhibhflta, 

defined, 270 

Adhidaivata, 

defined, 270 

AdhiyajHa., 

defined, 270 

Adhyttman, 

defined, 270 

idi -Buddha, 

primal Wisdom, the Logos, 198-9, 234, 351 
series from, to men, 241 



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Adi-Buddhi , 

Primordial Buddhi, 351 
series from, to men, 259 
Swabhavat called, 164 

Adi-Bhuta, 

vehicle of Adi-tattwa, 298 

Idi-tattwa, 

"Original tattwa", 298, 350-1 

Adonai , 

word substituted for 'Jehovah', 54 

Adwaita VedSnta, 

teaching regarding matter, 380 

Aeneid, 

Hierarchies in Vergil's, 148 

Aeon, 

"Aion" of the Greeks, 414 

AEschylus, 

accused of impiety, 216 

Aether, 352 
aicfisa, 371 

in Stoic philosophy, 367 
the fifth Element, 391 

Afterworld, 

Hermes in J^ysteries of, 211 

Agaostos, 

The Uaiaiomable, 18 

Agrae, 

Lesser Mysteries celebrated at, 247-9 

Ain S-dph, 

The Boundless, 10, 69, 100 

"Aions", 

spheres, or Lokas, 98 

Air, 

emanated from Fire, 367, 391-2, 498 

SkSsa, 

aether, 371 
Fifth Element, 497-8 
means 'luminous', 351 
spiritual, Swabhavat, 163-4 

AkSsa-tattwa, 351 



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Albertus Magnus, 

German philosopher, 138 

Alexandrian J^sticism, 

main origin of theological Christianity, 221 

Al Faral)i, 

IhTk who influenced Mohammedanism, 75 

ALL, The, 

man linked with, 2, 22-3, 42 
Space, 180 

America, 

home to be of sixth Family -Race , 240 

seed-land of sixth Root-Race, 240 

when discovered, racial cycle opened, 365 

Amrita-YSna, 

Path of Lnmortality, 156, 161 

Analogy, 

Banyan- tree, 191-2 

false, warning against, 310, 391, 408 

key to all knowledge, 473-4 

man and Kosmos, 201 

Palingenesis, 182 

physical body and HLerarcMes, 217 

Planetary Chain and man's principles, 176 

true Ariadne 's thread, 473-4 

Inanda, 

Bliss, 157 

Ancient 14ysteries, 38 

Ancient Wisdom, 

advice in studying, 348 

antiquity of, 9 

Buddhism nearer to, than Christianity, 190 

Christianity tattered fragments of, 215 

doctrine of emanations, foundation of, 347 

leaves no query tmanswered, 448 

same on other Solar Systems, 515 

seven keys to, 326 

source of, 9, 509-10 

taught in figures of speech, 5, 377 

why held secret, 154-5, 459, 480 

Ancients, 

knew heliocentric system, 280 
taught anthropoc entric ally , 5, 377 

Angelology, 

source of, 67-8 

Angels, 

"fallen", 126 



AQglo-Saxon, 

names of the days, 212 

Animal, 

definition of, 63, 199 

"Animals", 

Ancients called, celestial bodies, 63, 81, 173 

Annihilation, 

of Klma-rUpa, 187 

of "lost souls", 184, 186, 195 

"Anointed", The, 

Christ means, 189 

Antar&kS.s£, 

within Jk&sa, 15 

Ante-Purgatory , 

Dante's Divina Commedia. 147 

Anthesteria, 

Flower Festival of Greece, 247 

Anupap&daka-tattwa , 

'parentless*, 297-8, 351 

Apas-tattwa, 350, 353 

Apollonius of lyana, 221-2, 237, 241 
a Bodhisattva, 266 

Apostolic Succession, 

faint reflection of Mystery teaching, 244, 246 

Aquinas, Ihomas, 58, 420 

Aramaean, 

language of Jesus' time in Jerusalem, 75 

Aratus , 

Stoic philosopher and poet, 18, 370 

Arc, (See Shadowy-, and Luminous-) 

Arcana, 

Initiates know Nature's, 171 

Archetypal Man, 

Hierarchical scheme related to parts of body of, 69 

Archetypal Vforld, 203-5, 225 
fourth Kosmic plane, 392 

Architects, 

DBy&ni-Buddhas are the, 440 
from line of Luminous Arc, 439 



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Arhat , 

derivation, 220 

on seventh rung of Hierarchy, 220 

Ariadne's Thread, 

analogy the, of difficult doctrines, 473 

Aristotle, 425 

"entelechies" of, 110 
method of teaching, 144 

Ar(ipa, 203-4 

bodiless beings, 90 

formless world, from our plane, 124, 310, 347 
"heavens, highest part of Devachan, 142 
"Triad, 204 

"As above, so below", 

from "Emerald Tfeible of Hermes", 182, 257, 400, 403, 
414, 423, 440, 455, 466 

Asat, 

the Uareal, 12 

Ascending Arc (See Luminous Arc) 

Aspiration, 

comes from the Wondrous Being, 182 
power of impersoned, 164 

Asteroids, 

remnants of former solar Manvantara, 290 

Astral Monad, 

emanates the atom, 352-3 

Astral Soul, 

destiny of a lost, 168 

should be our servant, not master, 166 

Astrology, 

ancient and modem, 206-7, 486 
relation of Astronomy to, 224 

Astronomy, 

difference between astrology and, 206-7, 224 

modem, kaows little of the IMiversal Solar System, 451 

Atala, 399, 402 

Atheism, 

ancients' meaning of, 265 
defined, 436-7 

Atlantean Race, 

Life-Wave turned during, 296 

J/Jysteries established in days of later, 455 

Atlantis, 

Aacient Mysteries first established in, 246, 455 
sinking of, 304 



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Atlanto-Leimirian KaxmeLii, 345 

itma-budclhi, 

the Monad, 166 

Itman, 11 

Divine Ego, the, 205, 227 

Kosmic Self, the 387 

not a human principle, 113 

our, on fourth Kosmic Plane, 257, 393 

permanent root of being, 268 

root of Selfhood, 64 

Self, the, 2, 11, 179 

Atma-VidyS, 

self-knowledge, 252 
seventh "Jewel", 162, 179 

Atom, 

almost limitless forces locked up in, 354 

an embryo god, 287 

"bearer" of lives. 196, 301 

boundless Kosmos latent in every, 393 

death of, 477 

defined, 316-7, 324-5 

essence of an, a Monad, 324-5 

Hierarchy of ten degrees, is, 71, 217 

is a soul, 322 

its own Logos, 205 

Kosmic, Brahma's Egg, 427, 432-4, 439 

Life- (see Life-Atoms) 

miniature Solar S:/stem, 319, 379-80 

of modem science, 196, 328-9, 332, 452-3 

spiritual, 31, 100 

various meanings of, 427-8 

vital-astral entity, 371, 423 

"Atom and an angel", 340 

Atoms, 352-3 

analogy between, of physical body and entities 

of hierarchies, 217 
bom from prSnic essence of the souls, 341 
divine, are Monads, 339 
infant-souls, 126 
light formed of, 44 
man responsible for his, 133 
various grades of, 324-5 
vital-astral seeds, 316 
we are gods to the, of our bodies, 171 

Atomists, 

Greek, 427 

Attica, 

Lesser itysteries in, 232 



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Attraction, 

governs states after death, 150, 152 

Atzllflth, 

Archetypal Hforld of Q&bb&lHh, 392 

Auric Ifeg, 114, 117-8, 464 

•Kingdom' in Jewish Hierarchy, 70 
"planes" of the, 402 
TJbiverse, of, 102 

Avat&ra, 

an, "a descent", 183 

Bodhisattva compared with, 262, 266, 272~3 

Bodhisattva needed for, 272-3 

Avattras , 

come at specified periods, 262 
doctrine of, explained, 230, 235-7 
Sankar&charya, Krishna, Laotse, Jesus were, 266 

Averroes, 

Spaniard who influenced Mohammedanism, 75 

ATicenna, 

Persian who influenced Mohammedanism, 75 

Avlchi, 

"wavelese", lowest hell, 116, 143-4, 169, 415 

Avlchi -Nirvana , 

destiny of "lost souls", 116, 125, 169, 186 

» Awakened", The 
Buddha means, 189 



Bacon, Roger, 138 

"•Banquet", 

Plato alludes to separation of sexes in, 86 

Banyan-tree, 

analogy of, 184, 191-2 

B&rfi, 

Hebrew word, meaning of, 82 

"Barren Periods" 

Messenger comes from Sambhala in, 362 

Beast, 

all higher principles latent In, 227-8 
-soul vehicle of -ego, 203, 205, 227 



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Beast-world, 

intermediate principles of, from human-astral 
dregs, 44 

Being, 

all, one immense organism, 337 

Ancients recognized reality of, 182, 511 

Divine, 52 

germ of, 31 

key to self-conscious, 158 

ladder of, 32 

man a composite, 166 

on highest planes of, no good and evil, 157 

plan of manifested, 157 

Plato's definition of, 45 

Primordial Elementary, sends forth 'kosmic thoughts', 331 

Swabhavat Reservoir of, 164 

the illimitable Void, 375 

ISiiversal, 65, 511 

Beings , 

all, selfish to some degree, 156 
doctrine of interpenetrating, 158 
Nature the aggregate of all, 169 
"soulless", 164-5 

Berlfih, 

Creative World in the QAbbaiSh, 398 

Berkeley, Bishop, British idealist, 20 

Bernard of Clairvaux, 

French mystic, 20, 218 

Betrayal of the jy^ysteries, 
penalty of, 215-6 

Bhagavad Glt§, 3, 527 

definition of Sanskrit terms, 270 
Krishna in, is Logoic Ray, 235 

Bhd, 

"to become", 163 

BhiSmi, 

Earth, 34 

Bhilr-loka, 

our earth, 402 

Bhfitas, 297 

Bhtitatman , 

hviman ego, 203, 205, 227 

Bhuvar-loka, 399, 402 

Bible, 

esoteric teaching of, in metaphores, 6-7 

Biela's comet, 50 

Bigotry, 

religious, stronger in Occident than Oriemt, 417-9 



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Bi -polar, 

matter is, 172, 192-3 

Blavatsky, H.P. 

a Messenger, 473 

became a formal Buddhist, 189 

crippled psychically, 361-2 

first channel for teachings in last Century, 449 

who was she?, 264 

Bodhi, 22 

Bodhisattva, 241, 272-3 

"crowns" on -statues, 425-6 

Gautama Buddha was a human, 236 

higher than Avat&ra, 266 

human, 236 

meaning of, 234, 261-3 

one Celestial, for each Globe, 234, 261 

super-human, for every Root-Race, 261 

Body, 

"final soul" or vehicle, 193 

physical, the "carrier" of other principles, 176 

"Temple of living god", 123 

"Book of the Dead", 5 

Book of Shet the Prophet Zirtusht, Ihe, 
quoted, 359-60 

Boundless, The, 100-1, 152, 338-9, 406 
Ain Sdph, 100 

emanations from, to manifested IMiverse, 29-34 
limitless aggregiato of all Hierarchies, 180-1 
Void, symbol of, 218 

wise Ancients did not attempt to fathom, 182 
Zero symbol represents, 217 

Boustrophedon, 

means Vox- turning", method of reading old writings, 78 

Brahua, 23, 31, 33, 268, 340 
breathing of, 498 

Day of, 93, 113, 118, 14S, 234, 296, 341 
"Egg" of, (see Egg of Brahmfi) 
Hindus called, the Koamlc Atom, 427 
length of lif6 of, 93 
life of, qae-half passed, 119, 404 
Night of, equals Day, 93 
seven Days of, 252, 296 
Solar Logos, 457 
the Snanator, 23 



Brahman, 11, 33, 123 

means "oxpansion", 270 
unraanifost Logos, 34 



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BraiimSnda, 

"Egg of Brahma ", 180 

Brthmanical Religion, 

Ava-^Sras in the, 183 
heavens and hells in the, 149 

BrahmS-Prakritl , 

Father-Mother, 33-5 

Purusha-Praikriti, or the cosmic soul, 123 

second Logos, 31 

Brahmfi-Purusha-Prakriti , 
third Logos, 226 

BrShmic Logos, 113 

Brain-Mind, 

all its thoughts are of self, 850 
has no judgment, 290 

Brorsen*3 Comet, 50 

Brotherhood, 

no happiness without, 173 
real meaning of, 532 
the "Lost Chord", 409 

Brothers of Light, 

work with Nature, 156 

Brothers of the Shadow, 

agents of spiritual wickedness, 156, 326 

Bruno, Giordano, 99 

Buddha, 314-5 

'awakened', 11, 22-3, 189 

Causal, for each Round, 234, 241 

compared with Avatfira, 237, 262, 266, 273 

divine-human entity, 327 

esoteric definition of, 261 

furnishes intermediate nature of Avatfira, 235, 273 

halo of, statues, 426 

highest Initiate of earth, 361 

Mahfi-, 199, 200 

Race-, bom from superhuman Bodhisattva, 261 

racial, at beginning and middle of each Root-Race, 235, 

239 
seventh initiation produces a, 315 
union of personal man with higher principles 
produces a, 357 

Buddha, Lord, (see Gautama Buddha) 



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Buddhas, SOO 

Celestial Hierarchy of, 234 
Children of Ubadrous Being, 195 
incarnations of, in Tibet, 237 
Pratyeka, 156 
Race-, 200 
succession of, 189 

Buddhi, E2, 227 

Mi-, Swabhavat, 164 

derivation, 11 

higher and lower, 205 

most Hystericus of seven principles, 107 

Buddhism, 

esoteric, 189 

exoteric, piirest of religions, 190 

heavens and hells in, 149 

Western students of, misinterpret, 238 

Buddhists, 

TheoBophists are not, 190 

Buddhist Symbol, 

favorite, explained, 406 

Budh, 

"to auakai", 314 

Budha, 

astrological, -day, 212 

derivation, 211 

Sanskrit name for planet Mercury, 211 

Budhism, 

Wisdom, 189 

Builders, 

form line of Shadow Arc, 439 
hierarchy of, 313 
Kosmokratores are the, 440 



Caesar, Julius, 

reformed Roman Calendar, 208-10 

Calendar, 

from %steries, 222-5 

mystic and civil, 223-4 

Julius Caesar reformed, 47 B. 0, , 223 

Roman, 208-10 

Capella, Martianus, 
Latin poet, 500 

"Capture" 

of planet or moon explained, 453 



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Cataclysm, 

due in 16 to 20 thousand years, 239, 269 
Racial, 235 

Causal Buddha, 

DhySni-Buddha for each Round, 234 

Celestial Bodhisattva, 

for each Globe, 234, 251 

Celestial Hierarchy, 
names of, 234 

Celtic teachings, 

contain veiled esoteric truths, 155 

Chain, 

each planet a septenary, 176 
-Round explained, 485, 506 

Chance, 

there is no such thing as, 154 

Chaos, 184 

"Celestial Waters" in Syrian scheme, 280, 293 
Greek mythos, 511 
Theos, and Kosmos, 315-6 
water represents, 392 

Charity, 

for others comes with understanding, 516 

Chela, 

claims to be, proves Impostor except for Messengers, 475 
relation between, and Teacher, 527-8, 533-4 

Chelas , 

place in Hierarchical system, 185 

Chela-life, 473-4, 535-8 

beautiful and "terrible", 515-6, 528-30 

Chelaship, 

requisites of, 529-30 

Cherubim, 

derivation, 68 

Chit, 

pure thought, 157 

Chohans, 333 

derivation, 162 

Christ, 

man, a potential, 133 

man saved by his inner, 107 

means the "Anointed", 189 

Christiam Church, 

suppression of truths by, 171 



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Christianity, 

accretions of phantasy in, 75 

Alexandrian mysticism main origin of theological, 2E1 

cycle of spiritual beirrenness, 55 

debt of, to Stoics and Neo-Platonists, 55-7 

defect in, 68 

derived from misunderstood Greek thought, 420 

Hierarchical scheme in, 57, 67-8 

influence of Dionysius in, 75 

tattered fragment of Ancient Wisdom, 215 

teachings of, on good and evil, inadequate, 155 

Christian Wfythos, 

copy of ceremonies of %steries, 221-2 

Christmas, 

from "mystic death" in Mysteries, 222-3 

Christian Teachings, 

God the Creator, 171 

"laws of Nature" according to, 170 

regarding resurrection distorted, 188 

Christos, 133, 361, 384 
meaning of title, 189 
Primordial Sun, 31 
seven degrees of initiation produce a, 445-6 

Christs, 

warning about "false", 362 

Chronology, 

Esoteric, 206 

Cicero, 

passed through ELeusinian rites, 365-6 

Circle, 

ancient symbol for "The Boundless", 152 

divided by twice-curved line, favorite Buddhist symbol, 406 

Circles. 

Dante wrote of nine, in Inferno . . 147 

Circulations of the Kosmos, 407, 486, 506 
are behind the outward seeming, 409 
secrets of death bound up in doctrine' of, 478-9 
workings of Earman, reincarnation and, 460-1 

Claims . 

false, 473 

Cleanthes, the Stoic, 

Greek philosopher and poet, 18, 370 
quoted, 428 

Clement of Alexandria, 

influence of, on Christian Church, 42o 



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Coadunition and Consubstantiality, 
of Globes, 502 

Comets, 

Biela'3 ) 

Brorsen's ) 50-1 

Encke's ) 

Faye's ) 

capture of, 453 

karmic destiny of, 50-1 

nature of, 46-7 

peregrinations of, 289-90 

sixth state of matter, 50 

Compassion, 

boundless, of the Great Teachers, 184 

Conflict of Wills, 

good and evil arise from, 156 

Conscience, 

each must follow the path of, 247, 363 
one without, is a " soulless" being, 164-»5 
why our, is not stronger, 360-1 

Consciousness, 

expands gradually and forever, 543 
gaining of self-, purpose of evolution, 445 
independent of size, 423 
is everywhere yet nowhere, 540 
knowledge gained by expanding, 182 
mystery of, 540-3 
our, confined to our plane, 256 
root of, 151 

self-, attained in 3rd Race of 4th Round, 188 
universal, 542 
why our, is no higher, 360 

Consciousnesses, 

growth of individual, 194 

"laws of Nature" are interplay of, 171-2 

wheels within wheels, or consciousnesses within, 347 

Consequences, 

Karman the doctrine of, 466 

"Conservation of Energy", 

based on ancient Occultism, 150 
partly true, 88-9, 507 

Continuum, 

all manifested Being a, 500-1 

Contradictions, 

in The Secret Doctrine only apparent, 288, 375 

Corinthians, 

XII, 2,3,4, explained, 412 



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"Coronation" 

ceremony from Mysteries, 216-7, 426 

"Correlation of Forces", 

based on eincient Occultism, 150 
theory approaches truth, 88-9 

Correspondences, 

Nature built on, 194, 488 

Cosmic Bodies, 
animals, 63 

ensouled by Hierarchies, 63 
origin of, 62 
reimbodiment of, 42-5, 49 

Cosmic Egg, 80, 114 

Primordial Point, 35 

symbol of many countries, 35-6 

Cosmic Mechanics, 

spiritual mechanicians behind, 49 

Coamocratores ( see Kosmocratores) 

Cosmogony, 49 

Creation, 

emanation and evolution, 83 
meaning of word, 82-3 

"Creator" 

Christian, cotild not be a high god, 440 

Critic, 

not the wise man, 333-4 

"Critical" Planes, 

above and below Hierarchies, 501 

"Critical" Points, 
laya-centers, 323 

Cross, The 

symbolic meaning of, 407 

Crown, 

Primordial Point in Jewish Hierarchy, 69 
symbol from Mysteries, 216-7, 425-6 

Crucifixion, 

mystical death by, from Mysteries, 816, 22]^ 425 

"Cup" , 

symbol from ceremony of "Mystic Death", 216 



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Cycle, 295 

Christian era a^ of "spiritual barrenness", 56 

dark, began with Pythagoras, 419 

every evolutionary, has its limit, 308 

Grand, a Solar Manvantara, 442 

Hind<i-Babylonian root-, 58 

lowest point of Koamical, passed, 153 

Messianic, 58, 362 

nobler, now dawning, 58 

opening of a secret, 211 

Precessional, 240 

racial, began about 1492 A.D., 355 

Septenary Planetary, 234 

5000 year, of Kaliyuga, 58 

Cycles, 

found everywhere, 253 
Root-Races, of, 490 

Cyclic Crises, 

"Saviors" come at, 362 



Daimon, 

Socrates', 350 

Diamones, 

spiritual beings, 352 

Daivl-Prakriti, 384, 392 

light in nebulae from, 42, 44, 50 
Second Logos, 259 

Damodar, 

channel for earliest teachings, 449 

Danger Point, 

fate of those who fail to pass, of Round, 116, 118 
133-4, 270 

Dante, 

his heavens, hells and purgatories, 145-7 

Dark Ages, 

theology of the, 58 

Dark cycle, 

from Pythagoras, 6th Century B.Ct to Justinian, 
6th Century A.D. , 419 

Darkness, 

a form of vibration, 55 

Darwin, 

doctrine of transformiam of, 161 



17. 



Danrtnism and Haeokeliam, 
failed to ejcplain, 320 

Davids, Rhys, 

welsh scholar, 187 

Dawn of Manifestation, 49 

Day of Brahm&i (ae© Brahm^L) 

Days of the Week, 

and the planets, 211-2 

why names of, same in India and No. Europe, 281 

Dead, 

"Resurrection" of the, explained, 479-80 
spiritually, the, 164-5 

Death, 479 

after, man goesitrither he wills to go, 150 

another form of life, 157 

appropriate sphere for every ego- soul after, 141 

higher nature of a Globe as of a man never tastes of, 478 

Kosmic, 152-3 

man meets astral self after, 121-2 

Mysteries enacted, 38 

no, on highest planes of being, 157 

of an atom, 477 

of the KSma-rdpa, 187 

"resurrection" and, 479-80 

separation of principles at, 153, 166, 526 

the second, 141 

Twin Sister of Life, 152 

Deathless Watcher, 

inner god, met in fifth initation, 220 

Deimos, 

true Moon, but not of Mars, 456 

Deities,. 

"saints" substituted for, in Christian Church, 54 

Deity, 

Christian and Theosophical, 438-9 
Plato's teaching regarding, 467 

Demiurgus, 

aggregate of the Dhjrfin-Chohans, 271 
in St. John's CJospel, 383 
third logos, 383 

Democritus, 

atomistic theories of, 374, 401 

Besfitlr. The 

Book of the Prophet, quoted, 359-60 
Zoroastrian scripture, 382 



18. 



Descending Arc (See Shadowy Arc) 

Desire. 

Divine and evil, 511 

Destiny, 

our high, 157 

Devachan, 525 

applies to personal ego, 43 
degrees in, 141-2 
is a state, not a locality, 415 
Tibetan word, 141 

Devas , 

one class of, unselfconscious god-sparks, 105 
teachings about, 1C5-6, 185 

Development, 

cosmlcal and psychological, 351-3 

Devil, 

God and the, 155 

Devils, 

Mamo-chohans are not, 186 

Devotion, 

leads to inner development, 537 
spirit of, in the Wondrous Being, 185 

Devotion, Loyalty, and Duty, 
foremost of virtues, 533-4 

Dharma-k&ya, 

derivation, 198 

Dhy^-Chohan, 271, 351 
man an embryo, 199 
our spiritual logos, 205 

Dhyfin-Ghohans, 60, 63, 271 

agents of Cosmic Laws, 121 

general name for Architects and Builders, 439 

"Lords of Meditation", 183, 352 

our spiritual Lords, 112-3 

propelling agents from the Lvinar Chain, 134 

three classes of, 199 

three kingdoms of, above human, 517 

Dhy&ni , 

definition of, 381 

Dhy&ni-Bodhisattva, 

one for each Globe, 241, 261 
Wondrous Being, 234 



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DhySni-Budcilia, 198-9, 200, 286 
Causal Buddha, 234 
one, for each Globe, 440 
one, for each Round, 234, 260-1 

Dhyfini-Buddhas, 332, 333, 340 
Architects, 439-40 
"gods" or logoi, 381. 
our Silent Watcher, chief of, 357 
seven classes of, 440 

Dhy&ni-Chohan, 33 

one, for each Globe, 440 

Dhy&ni-Chohans, 286, 333, 350-2, 381 
do not "guide" material Nature, 334 
seven classes of, 440 
seven principal, 300 
World-Builders, 440 

Dhruva, 

the polar star, 402 

Diagoras, 

accused of Impiety by State, 216 

Diagram, 

explanation of, (on p. 292), 279-80 
explanation of, souls and egos, 225-8 

DiAgrams . 

beginning of manifestation, 30 

Boundless All, 339 

circle with twice-curved lines, 406 

correspondences of Globes and planets, 487 

cosmical and psychological development, 350 

Egyptian Tau, 407 

Elements and Principles of Kosmos, 390, 442 

epicycloid, 91 

Globes of Planetary Chain, 297, 463, 464, 475, 484 

Hierarchies, 65, 66, 225 

Hierarchy, consciousnesses in a , 186 

Kosmic Planes, 443, 499 

lowest Solar World, 443 

Planetary Chain and Zodiac, 487 

principles of man, 167, 524-5 

Races and sub-Races, 251 

seven and ten principles, 524, 525 

seven planes and twelve Globes, 499 

souls and egos, 203, 225 

Swastika, 406 

Syrian stages of being, 292 

Tetractys, 70 

The Boundless, 101, 134 

Vishnu's Sign, 415 

Diagrams and Paradigns, 
use of, 38-9 



20i 



"Dimensions of Space", 413 

Dionysius the Areopagite, 57-8, 420 

celestial and ecclesiastical Hierarchy of, 67-8 
founder of Christian mysticism, 75, 293 
theology of Greek and Roman churches based on 
teachings of, 58, 68 

Disciple, 

insignia of a real, 473 

relationship between Teacher and, 527-34 

Discipline, 

precedes the Mysteries, 508 
self-, the first lesson, 397 

Disease, 

due to excess of life, 304 

Divlna Commedia, 

Dante's Heavens and Hells in, 147 

Divine Ego, 227 

Divine Poemandres, The 
"Hermetic" work, 148 

Divine Ray, 

evolves sill Hierarchies below it, than draws 
tham back, 102 

"Divine Right of Kings" , 
origin of, 222, 510 

Divine So\il, 

undying seed of personalities, 464-5 
vehicle of Divine Ego, 203, 205 

Divinities, 

Olympian, in Homer's Iliad , 148 

self-conscious, evolved from unselfconsciouB "god^-sparks*, 19 

Divinity, 

in heart of all, 22 

Doctrine of Emanations, 

foundation of Ancient Wisdom, 347 

Doctrine of the Fullness, (see Pleroma) 

Doctrine of the Eye, 

preserved faithfully in Bunna, Ceylon, etc., 375 

Doctrine of the Heart, 

esoteric Wisdom, 375, 467 



21. 



Doctrine of the Spheres, 

always careftilly guarded, 448 
ancient Astrology based on the, 486 
Circulations of Kosmos and, 461 
four aspects of, 450-2, 459, 460-1 
secrets of death, incarnation, 478 

Doctrine of the Void, (see Yoid) 

Doctrines, Esoteric, 

studied in all ages and on other planets, 515 

Dogmatism, 

versus accuracy, 324 

Double Stars, 

explained, 455 

Duad, 166 

upper and lower, 525-6 

Duality, 3, 29 

of Nature, 172, 422 
origin of, 31 

Dual Nature, 
of man, 188 

Duns Scotus, 58 

Duty, 

devotion to, a requisite of discipleshlp, 530, 533 

Dzyan, 

Book of, 382 



22. 



145 



Earth, 

evolves from T/ater, 498 

furnishes 70^ of our heat, 279 

imbodiment of lowest Prakrit! , 309 

material copy of highest Globe, 488 

not the "best possible world", 135 

older than Mars, 173 

only bi-polar Globe of our Chain, 405 

our, has its seven lokas and talas, 403 

place of, in Homer's Iliad , 148 

seventh Element, containing all preceding it, 367, 391-2 

Earth-Chain, (See Planetary-Chain) 

Earthquakes, 

forerunners of Racial cataclysm, 240, 270 

Easter, 

from "resurrection" in Mysteries, 222-5 

Ecclesiastes, 

Book of, 187 

esoteric teaching in, 188 

Edda, 

Ginnxingagap in, ) 

hells in ) 

Muspellheira in, ) 

Miflheim in, ) 

Prose and Verse, 145 

2gg, 

all things develop from, 114 
ancient universal symbol, 35, 432 
Auric, 70 

Egg of Brahma, 180, 432-4, 439 

Kosmic Atom in Hindfl writings, 427 
Solar System is, 404 

Ego, 22, 51, 341 

between Self and soul, 132 

difference between, and soul, 131-3 

Divine, 205 

growth and development of, 132-3 

"I am I" , 132, 340 

Reincarnating, 205 

Spiritual, the first vehicle of Monad, 193 

Egoism, 

belittles man, 184-5 

Egos, 203 

and souls, 140, 193, 225-8 
many, in man, 51, 133 

Ego -soul, 

destiny of, if fails, 140 
"saving" of, 140 



23. 



Egyptian teaching, 
on souls, 133 

on spheres after death, 144 
on Theosophy, 4-5 

Egyptian tau, 407 

"Eighth Sphere" , 

"Planet of Death", 164, 228 

Einstein, Dr. Albert, 301, 320 

Electricity and Magnetism, 
corpuscular, 319 
nature of, 44 

Electrons, 

there are beings on the, 196, 301 

Element , 

each, contains in parvo all the others, 309 
one, predominates in each Globe, 298 
"rudiment", 297, 307 
seven-fold entity, 306 

Elemental, 

every thought becomes an, 311 

Elementals, 

control unconscious functions, 172 

Elements, 115, 351 

Jkasa, Fire, Air, Water, Earth, 497-8 

Bhtltas, 297 

indrawing of, on Ascending Arc, 367-8, 372 

Kosmical, are the talas, 400, 403 

of Kosmos, 390-1, 399, 413-6 

Principles and, fundamentally one, 378-9 

seven, enumerated, 193 

seven in niimber, 371 

spirits of the, 298 

Stoics' teaching regarding, 298, 366-7, 371, 497-8 

symbolism of the four, 392 

Talas and, 421-5.2 

vehicles of seven principles of Kcanos, 299 

Elemental World, 353 

three kingdoms of, 489-90, 505, 517 

upper triangle, spiritually speaking, 113-4 

Elausinian Mysteries, 
decline of the, 208 
Justinian closed, 248 
Lesser, celebrated at Agrae, 248 
religious and philosophic, 247 
succession of "Prophets" in, 245 



24. 



Eleusis, 

Advent , The Coming . 233, 247 
Greater Mysteries celebrated at, 232 
Mystery-Schools at, 38, 
mystical doctrines taught, 233 

Elohim, 79, 80, 82, 87, 188 
are ourselves, 87 
humanity lower principles of, 102 
in Genesis, 79-82 
made man by becoming him, 81, 102 
our Theosophical Monads, 82, 111 

Emanation, 

derivation, 82-3 

evolution and creation, 82-3 

Emanations J 

process of, in Hierarchies, 69-70 

from Primordial Being down to atoms, 281, 338-41 

"Emerald Table of Hermes", 

Hermetic axiom engraved on, 359 

Emptiness, 

Spaoo is the, of the All, 180 

Empyrean, 

highest Heaven in Dante's Divina Commodia, 147 

Encke's. Comet, 50 

Energy, 

and substance fundamentally one, 299 
conservation of, 88, 150, 507 
potential, an absurdity, 89 
( see Forces) 

"Entelechies", 

Monads of Aristotle, 110 

Entity, 

every, has a soul, 227 

every, has its own highest, 205 

every, moves, lives and has its being in a greater, 335 

evolutionary urge within itself, 104 

Entities, 

ascending scale of glorious, 333 

Epicurus ; 374, 401 

atomistic theories of, 374, 401 
quotation on Atheism, 265 

Epicycloid, 

explained, 91 

Epiphany- 210 

a minor manifestation of Theophany, 242 

Equinox, 207-11 

Syrian festival at the Spring, 222 



25. 

Eros. 

first divinity to stir in Chaos, in Greek mytho8,5H 

Esoteric Buddhism, 

Esoteric Budhl-;a and, 189 

Esoteric chronology, 206 

Esoteric doctrines, 

found in mystical teachings of all ancient nations, 149 

Esoteric Philosophy, 179 

contra dogmatic science and religion, 103 
inner teachings of all religions, 4 
key to exotericism, 28, 53 

Esoteric School, 162, 197, 215, 305 
reasons for eerecy in, 214-5, 232 
studies pursued during portion of year in, 321 
Trans-HimiLLayan, our, 215 

Esoteric System, 

best exoteric system but rushlight compared with, 326 

Esoteric Teachings, 

danger in giving out. 480 

foundations nf the, 494 

why greater now than for thousands of years, 365 

why kept secret, 231 

Esoteric Wisdoms 
ageless, 51o-ll 

Esoteric Year, 

begins January fourth, 211, 223 

Etema3.j The 

Ancients did not attempt to fathom, 182 
do OS not manifest, 28 
in heart of all, 22 

Eternity, 

conception of, 181 

Ether, 

Stoics' teaching regarding, 12-3 

will become palpable in the Fifth Round, 308 

Ethics, 165-6 

cannot be understood without "living the life", 473 

root of alls 421 

Theosophy gives foundation off 431 

Eumolpidae, 

ffmily of Kierophents, 245 

Ever-living-Human-Bsnyan, 184, 220 



26. 



Everything, 

exists in everything else, 158 

Evil. 

Chohans of conscious, 186-7 
origin of, in conflict of wills, 52 
origin of, found in SwabhSva, 97 
relativity of good and, 55, 155-6 
selfishness is the root of all, 157 
spiritual, exists, 156, 168 
"workers of spiritual", 185-6 

Evolution, 56, 131-4 

aim of, 133, 140, 194, 340 

as understood by modern scientists, 389 

belated in fifth Root-Race, 345 

danger point of every, 105.. 134 

Dsjfwin' S; incomplete, 320 

derivation, 82 

Dhyani -Chohans direct, 274 

failures in, 126 

from gods to bodies. 358-9, 371 

Great Mystery of, 333 

involution and, taught in Pur&nas, 499 

key- thought of; 287-8 

Life-Waves gain, through lokas and talas, 422 

of spirit and matter, 349, 406 

on each Globe, 393-4 

"outwards" first, and "inwards" secondly, 296 

plan of, 157, 192 

process of, outlined, 132^ 323 

purpose of, 154, 260. 445 

self-^directedj 104, 287 

spiritual, 542-3 

the fifth "Jewel", 161 

versus Transform! sm, 497 

Evolutionary impulse, 
limits of, vary. 308 

Exoteric Teachings, 28. 53, 155 

relation to esoteric. 238;, 425, 474 

Eye, 

Doctrine of the, 190, 375, 386 

Ezekiel, 

"wheels within wheels", 118 404 



Family Race, 

relation to Processional Cycle. 240 

"Father In Heaven" 

"Absolute" of our Hierarchy only, 192-3 
DhySni-Buddha of 4th Round our, 200 
spiritual Self, the, 196 



27. 

Father, Mother and Son, 31 

Faye's Comet, 50 

Ficus bengalensis, 

"Bengal Fig", 191-8 

Fidelity, 

meaning of, 533 

Fifth degree of Initiation, 

Initiant meets his inner god, 220 

Fifth Root-Race, 

belated in Evolution, 345, 355 

man at end of, 354-5 

now in fourth sub-Race of the, 239-40 

on ascending arc, 346 

racial catastrophe of, yet to come, 302 

Fifth and Sixth Races, 
bodies of, 353-4 

Fifth-Rotmders, 492, 521 

Fire, 

evolved from Aether, 367, 391-2, 498 

"Fires" , 

49 sub-life-waves, 517 

First and second Root-Races, 
gigantic size of, 353 

Force, 

etherealized matter, 46, 150-1, 319 
fundamentally one with matter, 278, 299, 317, 422 
matter on a higher plane, 103, 378-9 

Forces, 

are the gods, 538 

change of scientific viewpoint regarding, 478 

convertibility of, 88-9 

"correlation" of, basis of, 150 

seven Chief Rays or, are the Solar Logoi, 460 

twelve, of the sun, 500 

"Forcing-process" , 

initiation is a, 219 

Fourth degree of Initiation, 

body and lower principles paralysed in, 219 
experiences in, 275, 342, 445 

Fourth dimension, 

no such thing as, of space, 413 

Fourth sub-Race, 

now in, of fifth Root-Race, 239 



28. 



Free-will, 

disharmony result of, 311 
every entity has, 334, 363 
limits of man's, 269„ 274 

Fullness, 

Doctrine of the, 377 

Space is the, of the 111, 180 



Gautama Buddha. 189. 200, 236, 256 
bom 643, B.Ct , 239 
furnished intermediate principle for 

Sancharach^ya and Jesus, 262-3, 272-3 
on annihilation, 184 

Sakyarauni, a Nirmanak&ya in Sambhala, 200, 361 
Sixth Rounder, 521-2 
summit of the Hierarchy of Sages, 361 
taught Doctrine of the Void, 375 
teaching of, about man, 166, 187 
teachings true to esoteric philosophy, 190 



"Gems", Soven, (See Jewels) 

Generation , 

present method of, might have been avoided, 346 

Seventh Root-Race, in, 355 

Sixth Root-Race, in, 342.. 345,. 355 

Genesis, 

"Book of Beginnings", 39, 75 

Chapter I deals with early cosmogony, 85 

Chapter II deals with third and fourth Rounds, 85-7 

esoteric teachin^^ in, 81 

first chapters from Babylonians, 68 

man in first chapter of, 85 

verses of Chapter I explained, 75-82 

Geocen ..ic Doctrines, 

taught by Ancient Initiates, 95 

Gignomai , 

Greek word for Swabh&va, 109 

Ginnungegap . 

Scandinavian "hell", 145 

Giordano Bruno, 
Monads of, 99 



sg. 



Globe, 400 

definition of a, 413 

eachf builded of seven Elements, 298 

eaoh, composed of 14 "worlds" , 394 

each, develops a principle, 118 

every, under care of one class of Architects 

and Builders, 440 
every, under care of one of "Mystery Planets" , 277 
Mah'S-Buddhas come when Life-wave enters and leaves, 199-200 
one Celestial Bodhisattva for each, 234, 261 

Globes. 403-5, 416 

are not "principles", 176 

birth of, 484-5, 489-92, 503-6, 517-20 

building of, by Life-wave, 444-5 

built by Seven Sacred Planets, 456, 460, 469-70, 476 

coadunated, 502-3 

correspondences between planets. Zodiac and, 488-9 

death of, 477-8 

each of the seven, built for development of one 

principle, 377 
evolution of, 308-9, 490, 499 
higher nature of, deathless, 478 
how builded, 516 

hxunan bodies related to the different, 462, 465 
intelligent egos on all our, 388 
on different sub-planes of each Round, 444-5 
our planetary chain of, 390-5 
previous Chain helps to build all the, 517-8 
Principles of, are its Life-Waves, 489 
seven manifest and five hidden, of Chain, 463, 476, 500 
seven principles of the, are the lokas and talas, 408, 470 

Globe-Round, 

distinguished from Chain-Round, 475 

Gnostics, 

classed "Jehovah" as Builder, 440 

Gobi, 

Sambhala near desert of, 361 

God, 197 

Christian, 170-1 

Christian;, Jehovah, a Builder, 440 

how man becomes a, 388 

no "absolute";, 151 

personal, 438-9, 466 

relative term, 112 

self-conscious, needs vehicle of Self, 140 

three principles required to make self-conscious, 107 

Gods, 351 

Ancients' belief as to, 54-5 

emanate monads, 347 

garments of the, 358 

higher inhabitants of Nature, 171 

not related to size, 354 



30c 



Go da, Monads, and Atoms, 287, 315-6, 329, 331, 337, 
339-40, 347, 371, 381 
builders, 358-9 

cause of evolution, 421, 423, 434, 439, 493 
in Stoic Philosophy, 367-8 

God-sparks, 350 

Atman and Buddhi, 107 

become self-conscious gods, 194, 372 

vmselfconscious. Spiritual "Atoms", 13S 

"Goldaa Chain", 

Homer's, 148, 332 

"Golden Thread", 

rupture of, 164. 168 

Good, 

relativity of, and evil, 55, 155-6 

"Good^riday", 

from "Mystic Death", 222 

Gospel of John, 

verses of the, translated^ 382-4 

Gospels, 

based on Mysteries of Initiation, 221-2 

composed in Alexandria, 233 

how compiled, 267 

Jesus of the, a m3rthos, 221 

Great Initiator, (See Wondrous Being) 

Great Sacrifice, (See Wondrous Being) 

Great Work, 

our, 157, 201, 529 

Greece, 

mystery schools of Ancient, 4 

Greeks , 

mythology of, and Romans, 53 

Gregory Nazianzen, 

quotation from, to Jerome, 418 

Growth, 

is from within outwards, 154 

Guardian Wall, 220 

take place in, after fifth Initiation, 220 
we are building, 333-4 

Guides, 

needed by early mankind, 182 



31. 

G<if, 

physical body, 10, 98 

Gupta-Vidy&, 

Occultism, 429 

Guru, 

Teacher, 527 

Gurump aramp ar?i , 

Succession of Teachers, 344 



Habitation, 

€lL1 beings in Kosmos have their, 310 

Hades, 

in Homer's Iliad , 148 

Halo, 

of Buddha's statues and" saints" , 486 

Happiness, 

can be found only in obedience to Nature, 173 

Hari, 

name of several deities, 14 

Health, 

comes from working with Nature, 173 

Heart, 

divinity in, of all , 22 
Doctrine of the, 190, 375, 386 

"Heart of the Universe" , 
meaning of, 538-46 

Heat, 

terrestrial, source of, 94 

Heavens and Hells, 140-6 

concern onlj human entity, 141 

grades of, 14S 

in Buddhist and Br&hmanical teachings, 143 

in Dante's works ^ 145-6 

in mediaeval Christian teachings, 145-6 

in Mlthraic religion, 144-5 

in Scandinavian teachings, 145 

Nature has, 169 

spheres of beings 136, 149-50 

( see lokas and talas) 

Hebrew Language, 

difficulties in translating, 76-82 



32. 



Hell, 

Dante's Inferno , 147 

Earth considered a, in Esoteric Wisdom, 512 

meetning of, 513 

no, in Christiai sense, 116-7, 137-8 

Hells and Heavens, 

(see Heavens and Hells) 

Heliocentric System, 

Ancients understood, 880 

Hermes, 

Emerald Table of, qioted, 359 
Mercury, overseer of Mystics, 211 

Hermetic Axiom, 

"As above, so below" , 182 

Heroes, 

the mystic Greek, 352 

Herschel, Sir Wm. , 

and the Nebular Theory, 61-8 

Hesiod, 36 

taught Hierarchies in allegory, 148-9 

Hierarch, 

explained, 52 

Hierarchies, 423 

all divided into seven, nine or ten, 65 

Architects and Builders, 439 

Christian theology, in, 67 

composed of lesser, 347 

emanation and evolution of, 121-4 

endless in number, 180, 193 

evolved from Divine Ray, 102 

explained, 52 

explanation of diagram on, 225-9 

Golden Chain of, 148 

Greek, 55-6 

Kosmic, 315-6 

lost key to esoteric philosophy, 63^72 

make Nature, 42 

Neo-Platonic, 55-5, 65 

or Lokas, 180 

philosophical value of system of, 101 

separated in triads , 67 

Syrian scheme of, 279-80, 292 

third of the seven keys to Wisdom, 158 



33. 



Hierarchy, 55, 87 , 423 
Absolute of our; 192 
a, consists of ten degrees, 372 
analogy of, to human being, 331 
chief of our Spiritual, 184 
Christianized scheme of. 57 
colors of, 103 

cosmic, for every Kosmos, 103 
diagram of any, 203, 225 
diagram of consciousnesses in, 186 
each, has its SwabhSlva, 103 
ElShim a, 111 

emanations of Head of, 348-9 
every composite thing a, 261 
evolutionary course of every, the same, 347-8 
Head of every, retains its ovoa place, 349 
Jewish scheme from Babylon, 68-9 
of a Universe, 339, 347-9 
our, hangs as a pendant from d)ove, 65 
our School a, 305-6 
Planetary Chain is, of Globes, 502 
possesses everything in embryo, 124 
proceeds from its own seed-logos, 130 
root of any, 152 
simmiit of, 331 

summit of each, the "One", 163, 180, 257 
summit of our, 182 
Supreme Self of our, 204 
Syrian system of, 279-80, 292 
ten stages of every, 56, 64, 103, 132-3, 501-2 
the most immense, but an atom of the B'Oundless, 180 
Universal Kosmical- 195 

Hierarchy of Builders, 313 

Hierarchy of Compassion, 258, 260, 263, 266, 274-5, 388 
Dhy^i-Buddhas fcini, 286 
essential aim of, 260 

interblends with Hierarchy of Builders, 313 
names for descending degrees of, 259-60 
our School outermost circle of, 305, 358, 536 
secret of, 325 

Higher Nature, 

relation of our, to ourselves, 255 

Higher Self, 

evocation of, purpose of Initiation, 361 
initiate meets his own, in 5th Initiation, 220 
reach to, through "critical points", 323 
the only abiding thing in mai , from his, 187 
withdrawal of. from betrayer, 216 

Highest Triad, 

a Mystery Teaching, 71 

Holy Ghost, 

sin against, 42 



34. 



Holy Order, 

formed of Hierarchy of Sages, 351 
Guardians of the Arcana of Nature, 448 
Supreme Head of our, 441 

Holy Teachers, 

how to come into companionship with, 167 

Homer, 36 

"Golden Chain" in Iliad , 148 
Olympus to Tartarus explained, 148-9 

Hope, 

endless, lies in teachings of Evolution, 153 
esoteric Wisdom, doctrine of, 183 

Horus- 31 

"Houses" , 

Seven Sacred Planets, of seven Logoi, 457, 460 

Human Body, 

concreted spirit, 102 

Humanities, 

six other, evolving with us, 388, 395 
there are innumerable, 398 

Humanity, 

service to, aim of all development, 528 

Himian Soul, 227 

Hyparxis. 

fount of a Hierarchy, 87, 99 
Hierarch of Neo-Platonists, 55-6 

Hypocrites, 

effect of living aa, 419 



"I Am" and "I Am I", 131-2, 140, 226, 541 

I dam, 

TEES, 4 

Idealism, 

Theosophy does not teach absolute, 20 

Iliad, 

"Golden Chain" in Homer's, 148 

Illimiination, 

Theosophy a vast doctrine of interior, 183 

Imagination, 
use of, 158 



35. 



Immortality, 194-6 

itorita-Y^a the Path of, 156 

conditional, 125, 194 

raising mortal into, aim of evolution, 194 

Immutability, 

phantom of the imagination, 181 

Impersonality, 

key to understanding, 131 

Incarnations, 

man's free-will cannot alter number of, 269 
memory of oiir past, 289 

Individuality, 

Amrita-TSna the Path of, 156, 161 

Christian teachings regarding, distorted, 188 

purpose of evolution to raise personality into, 154 

Ineffable. The. 18, 22, 28, 45 
man the offspring of, 32 

Inferno , 

Dente's Divina Commedia , in, 147 

Infinite, The 

never becomes finite, 28, 413 

Infinitesimals, 

may be far advanced spiritueilly, 196 

Infinity, 

man the child of,. 32 

Initiate, 

meaning of, 219, 412 

"Initiated", 

meaning of, 197 

Initiates, 

know Nature at first hand, 171 

Initiation. 

attempt to awaken Spiritual Self, 259 

each grade of, corresponds to one koamio element, 310 

first three degrees of, 219, 531 

fifth degree, Higher Self met in, 220 

forcing process, 219, 241, 287 

fourth degree, method in, 219, 342-3, 387, 412, 531 

meaning of higher, 315 

Mysteries dramatized higher, 315 

object of, in Mystery Schools, 357, 361, 386-7 

periods of, 321 

seventh, experience in, 220-1 

seventh, produces a Buddha, 445-6 

sixth degree, oxperionce in, 220 

ten degrees of, 218-20 



36. 



Initiation (Continuod) 

three higher degrees of, 218-9 

three results in, 249 

what is?, 540-1 

Wondrous Being and Bodhisattvas related to, 241 

Initiations, 246 

seven doctrinal keys to, 157 
symbolic speech of, 412 
Theopathy, 361, 386-7 
Theophany, 361, 386-7 
Theopneusty, 361, 386-7 

Initiator, The, 

function of, 541 

( see Wondrous Being) 

Injustice, 

why, found in Nature, 334-5 

"Inmost of the Inmost", 

evolves the Hierarchies and then involves them, 102 
our Spiritual Monad, 99 
Utter Self, 98 

"In my Father's House are maay Mansions", 138 

Inner God, 

evoking the. purpose of initiation, 361 
Initiant meets, in fifth initiation, 220 

Inner Gods, 

our very Salves, yet different, 287 

Inner Rounds, 462, 475, 492 

Insignia Majestatis, 
what the, is, 531 

Inspirat ion, 

selflessness opens the doors of, 184 

Instructions No»l, 
quoted, 71-2 

Intellectual World, 
Creative, 392 

Intelligences, 

directing, of Kosmos are high Spiritual Beings, 192 

"Interior Realm", 

center of any Globe, 353 

Inteimingling, 

of all things, 51-2, 158, 169 
Stoics taught, 51 

Intolerance, 



37. 



Intuition, 

appeal to pupil's, method of esoteric teaching, 482 

Invocation, 

"Oh! My Divinity!", 543 

Involution; 422 

corrolary of evolution, 161, 349, 406 

Isis, 

Nephthys, 31 
veil of, 483 

IT, 

infinite life in and from, 151, 181 



Janar-loka. 399 

January fourth,, 206 

an astrological date., 211 
esoteric New Year, 210-2 

Jehovah, 18, 53»4 

not a high god, 440 

Jesus ; 483 

an Avatare.. 237, 266-7 

Buddha provided intermediate nature of, 263 

"crown of thorns" of, 216 

disciples of, half instructed, 420 

mystery-figure, of the Gospels. 221-2 

Mystery teaching of_, 215 

not crucified. 222 

Sermon on the Mount of, 215, 267 

teaching of. regarding heaven and hell, 149 

Theosophic attempt of. lasted about 50 years, 420 

unquestionably lived, 267, 384 

Yeehua, or lesous, 221 



Jewels, Seven, 

seven stages of initiation, 218 

seventh of the. supreme key of all the other alx, 255 

synopsis of all human knowledge for this Kalpa, 157-8- 160-2 

231, 326 
teaching embodied in the first of, 182 
the seventh of the, Atma-Vidyfi, 162, 179 

Jews, 

early, polytheists. 53-4 
Qabbaiah of. 68-70 
TheoEophy of, 68 

Jlv&tman.. 203 

and tho SELF, 205 
Spiritual Ego, 227 



38. 

Johannes Scotus, 58 

John's Gospel, 

opening verses of, explainedj 388-4 

Judaism, 

Christianity only slightly derived from, 480 
replete with poljrbheism, 54 

Julian Calendar, 810 

Julius Caesar r. 

reformed Calendar, 47 B.C., S08 

Jupiter, 

builds Globe B, 476 

has nine "moons" , 453 

one of the seven ;sacred planets, 176 

Justinian, 

closed Mystery Schools, 848, 419 



Kabeiroi, 

"Builders", 233 

Kaliyuga, 

5000 year cycle of, 58 

Kalpa, 

Mah^-Manvantara of 4, 320,000,000 years , 98-3 
Planetary Manvantara, 90 
SolaT;, 296 

Kalpac, 

life periods of the, 252 
various, of Planetary Chain, 442 

KSma, 11, 379 

K&na-manas , 

intermediate duad, 166 
the "man" proper, 166 

KSma-Prana, 

the Beast Soul, 205 

K&na-rQpa, 

annihilation of^ 187 

moon is, of former planet, 457, 476 

Kant, Immanual, 20, 39 

Nebular Theory originated with, 61-2 
recognized moral sense as basic j 389 



39. 



Kapilavastu, 

Lord Buddhaj Prince of, 351 

Kirana, 

Sanskrit term for Cause, 872 

Kaiman; 10 , 45, 139 

A"olanto-Lemurian, heavy, 345 

derivation. 129 

habit of iiniversal Nature, 129-30, 142-3 

hastened in the Chela-life, 515 

inherent nature of Kosmic Being, 466 

moral responsibility and, 480 

not a law, 142 

not extra-cosmic entity, 123 

second of the seven Keys to Wisdom, 157, 161 

"working out old", 516 

"Keep the Link unbroken" , 

follow Right -Hand Path, 363 

Key, 

analogy the surest, 473 

to Occult teaching, must be applied by the pupil, 482 

Keys 5 

Seven, to WiJdomj 157-8 

without, teaching is 'exoteric', 155 

Khosra, the Great, 

Persian king victorious over Justinian, 419 

Khnumu. 

Egyptian god. 35 

Kingdoms , 

classes of beings, 199 
Dhyin- chohanic , three highest, 518 
seven.-, or "humanities"., 398 
three elemental, 517 

IQiowledge, 

'Live the life' to gain, 508-9 

mystic ; passed on from age to age by Adepts, 510 

real brings all the virtues, 473 

"Know Thyself", 541 

Kosmic Atom, 434 

Hindfis called Brahmi the, 427 

Kosmic Clock, 206. 212 

chronological reckonings based on, 212, 216 

Kosmic Dust J 

encircles non-sleeping planets, 291 

Kosmic Elements, 331-3, 398-400 



40i 



Kosmic Evolution, 

end and aim of, 194 

Kosmic Hierarchy, 
"Builders", 234 

Kosmic Lokas and Talas, 

comprise totality of Egg of Br£ihm&, 432 

Kosmic Planes, 

one of the, passed after seven Planetary Chains, 519 
seven septenary, making forty-nine, 442-4, 500 
three Divine, making ten, 500 

Kosmic Seed, 338-9 

emanations from, 339-40 

Kosmocratores, 

Masons of the world, 313, 315 
work in matter-side of Kosmos, 286 
Sacred Planets, of Earth-Chain, 476 
World-Builders, 440 

Kosmoi, 

many, greater than ours, 423 

Kosmos, 31-2 

aggregate of evolving entities, 204 

builded of seven principles, 482 

building of, 347-50 

Circulations of the, 407, 460-1, 506 

deprived of one etbom, would crumble into dust, 337 

elements and principles of, 400, 403, 413-6, 421-2 

elements and worlds of, (diagram), 390-3 

Homer's framework of, 148 

imbodied Self, 217 

manifestation spiritual death for, 153 

means "arrangement", 315 

operations in, are relative, 320 

Right and Left Hand side of, 286 

root of our Universal, 151 

scale of correspondences of, 194 

seven elements and seven forces of, 378 

Stoics' teaching on building of, 367 

Universal, 180, 193, 197 

Krasis di'holou . 

doctrine of Stoics, 130 
intermingling, 51 

Krishna, 

an AvatSra. 256 

logoic ray in Bhagavad-Glt&, 235 

the Primal Sacrifice, 270 



41. 



Krlta-yuga, 

time-period of, 92 

Kriyisakti, 

power of Will and Yoga, 510 
Seventh Race will create by, 346 

Kiun&ras, 

Celestial Bodhiaattvas, the four, 264 



LSmaic Succession, 

BodhisattviCj 238 

L&naism, 237-8 

Lamark, 

taught doctrine of transfonnism, 161 

Lao-tse, 

aa Avatara, 266 
Messenger, a, 473 

Laplace J Marquis de. 

Nebular Theory of, 39-40, 61-2 

Law, 

archaic, of our Holy Order, 341 

learn the, 327 

Nature follows cne„ 194 

one Universal-. 64-5 

"Law of Acceleration", 519-20 

"Law of Retardation", 506, 519-20 

Laws, 

of Menu quoted, 356 

"Laws of Nature" ,, 111 
explained, 169-72 
habits of Nature, 52-3, 55 
no, 142-3 

operations of Nature ^ 332^ 346-7 
Wills of Spiritual Beings, 130, 143 

Lasra-center^ 49-50, 89, 113 

an exhaustless reservoir, 350 
explained, 322-3, 477 
mystical point, 43-4 
NirvSnic center, 349-50, 401 
of mem is Jltman, 401 
of Sun- 323 



48. 



L ay a-c enters, 

seyen, of Mooa-chain, 478 

Left-hand Path, 32. 126, 329, 363 

Pratyeka-Tana, 156 

LeibnitS;. 

Monads of, 82,99,110 

"Monads of Monads" , and Monas Monadum, HI 

teaching on inherent urge of Monad, 134-5 

Lamiria. 

esoteric knowledge originated in, 246 
old land of, to rise. 240 

Lesser Mypteries, 
dramatic, 27 

Leucippusj 

atomistic theories of, 374, 401 

Lhamayin, 186 

Life, 

Ceaseless, of the Boundless, 181 

endless chain, 350 

infinite, 204 

seeds of, kept on a planet in obscuration, 174 

Life Atoms, 

building blocks of Universe, 492-3 

destinity of Man's, 493 

dormant, 'sleeping spheres", 462 

Man'v;, 479 

on all planes, 493. 517 

Pralaya, in. 515 

trail after Monads.. 324-5 

■cransmigration of; of man and Globes, 503 

Life-c enters 5 

Kosmic, awakened at beginning of Manvantaxa, 153 

Life -Wave J 

ascends at the middle of fourth Round, 90 
builds appropiiate habitations, 371, 377 
cycles dorm through elementary worlds, 371-2 
evolutionary course of the, 192, 359, 372, 393-4 
one. throughout all Being, 466 
receding, of Mars left beings -there, 174 
through Globes in first Round, 393-5 

Life-Waves, 

49 "fires" or sub- , 517 

Monaco end Life-Atoms comprise, 515 

paspag? of, in the seven Rounds, 444-5, 461, 463 

Erevan;, Lhroagh Chain., 492, 504-6 



43. 



Light, 55 

corpuscular, 44, 319 

fire symbol of Divine, 392 

one of the first manifestations of oreative activity, 384 

sub stance- energy, 317 

Linga-sarira, 

model-body, 11, 805, 526 

Lives, 

are the monadic essences of eveiything, 158 

"Living Dead"; The, 186 

Lockyer, Sir Norman, 62 

Lodge of Masters, The 

Blavatsky. H.P., a Messenger from, 189 
founded in 3rd Stock-Race, 510 
Lord Buddha came from, 189 

Lodge-Spirit, 

implies spiritual intuitions, 336 

Logoi, 122 

Builders of Planetary Chain, 461 
forty-nine minor, 457 
seven Primordial ^ 457, 460 
seven Solar, 460 

Logos, 

Ist, 2nd, and 3rd, 33, 226, 350-2 

Christian teaching of, distorted, 205 

man destined to be a, 480, 493 

Man, of lesser beings, 154 

meaning of, 381-3 

Solar, 205 

Solar System, of, 457 

Universal Solar System, of, 457 

Will of primal Kosmic, explains analogy, 466 

Loka, 

within Loka, 402, 405 

Lokas, 

are Lvuninous Arc, 400 

pole of energy-consciousness of the Principles, 421 

technical word for Hierarchies, 161, 180 

Lokas and Talas, 377, 394-5, 400-8, 414-6 
each Globe has its, 405 
expression of duality, 422 
forty-nine smb-di visions of, 443 
framework of Universe, 421 
inhabitants of different., 405 
initiation and, 412 
Kosmical Worlds, 439, 443 
Planes or Worlds are., 470 
Principles and Elements of earth or KosmoB, 432 



44. 



Lokas and Talas (Continued) 
Table of, 399 

vehicles of Gods, Souls, Monads and Atoms, 4S3 
work together, 400, 405 

Lonely Watcher, (See Wondrous Being) 

Lord Buddha, (See Gautama Buddha) 

"Lord of Meditation" , 

man's destiny to become, 199 

Lost Souls 185-6, 140 

at one pole and Master at the other, 228 

Lost Souls, 

definition of, 164, 166, 186-7, 195 

reincarnation of, 168 

two classes of, 168, 185-6 

"Lost Word", 

from Ancient Mysteries, 318 

Lucretius. 

atomistic theories of, 374, 401 

Luminous Arc, 90, 111, 122, 126, 132, 332, 340, 345, 363 
Architects form, 439 

Laws of Acceleration and Retardation on, 519-20 
Lokas are the, 400, 402-3 

Lunar Chain, 

journey of Life-Wave on, 477-8 
lowest of our seven Chains, 404 

Lycomidae, 

family of torch-bearers j 245 



45. 

MacrobiuS; 209 

Macrocosm J 

man the microcosm of, 414 

microcosm and. 306 

palingenesis of a, same as microcosm, 182 

Magnetism, 319 

lowest fom of "Divine Light", 44 

Magnus, Albertus. 

German philosopher, 138 

Mahabharata, 

Bhagavad-Gita, an episode from the, 3 
legend from the, 185 

Mah&-Buddha, ^ , «« „«« 

appearance of a, on each Globe and Planet, 199-200 

MahS-Buddhi , 

Mahat is. 259 

Mah§L-ChohanS; 333 

Maha-Manvantara , 

half of our, is gone, 153 

opening of.- 89 

time period of, 92-3, 153 

Mahar-loka, 599. 403 

Ma:ias\inya, 

The Void;, or iUcfisa, 383 

Mah^-^tinyata, 

The Great Void, 422 

Mahat , 

"Father-Mother" of Manas, 352 

Mahfitala, 399 

MahStman, 

how man becomes a, 106 
Master, 156 

Mah&tmans . 

place in Hierarchical system, 186 
produced in seventh initiation, 532 

Mah&,tmaship , 533 

Mamo-chohans; 

preside at Pralayas, 186 

Mama-Oello- 



46. 



Man, 

a composite being, 166 

a creator after mind awakened, 112-3 

after death, goes whither he wills to go, 150 

analogy between, and Planetary-Chain, 476-80 

analogy with Universe, 331 

an embryo Dhyfin-Chohan, 199 

at the end of Fifth Race, 354-5 

average life of, 251-2 

body of, a universal kosmog, 300 

can become a god or a man-beast, 188 

can know Truth, 9 

Christian, Indian, and Jewish divisions of, 10-11 

Christos within, 133 

complete without physical body, 64 

component parts of, 187 

descent of spiritual, into matter, 89 

destiny of, 105, 112-3, 130, 134, 154, 260, 480, 493 

divinity in, taught in all ancient philosophies, 18-9 

evolves personalities on each Globe, 465 

fundamentally all , 105 

higher than the sun, 300, 314 

"highest triad" of, is One , 256 

how, becomes a god, 388 

how, becomes a Mah&tman, 106 

in Genesis, 85 

inner nature of, 544-5 

in relation to Hierarchies and Swabhfiva, 121-2 

Laya- center of, 323 

linked to Unutterable, 2 

links in, to higher and lower hierarchies, 312 

lower Hmnaa Soul, 205 

many souls and egos in, 133 

molds of mind, worst foe to, 311 

Monad of Monads to less beings, 112 

nature of, independant of size, 353-4 

nature of, variously divided, 63-4 

no abiding principle in, 187, 227, 260 

one of the three bases of, separable without death, 184 

possibilities of, 18-9, 28, 31 

principles of, also his elements , 366 

principles of, correspond to seven Kosmio Elements, 353 

psychology of, 121-6 

relation of, to his life-atoms, 479-80 

responsibility of, to lower parts of constitution, 133, 545 

secretes and excretes his body, 504 

seven principles of, 414 

source of principles of, 9-10 

spiritual and soul nature of, 341 

tenfold, 124 

three aspects of, 124-5 

triform division of, 235 

two natures of, 32-3 

will become sexless, 342, 354 

why difficult for, to reach inner go4, 360-1 

(see Principles of) 



47. 



Manas, 

entry of, into senseless man, 314 

fully developed in 5th Round, 256 

Higher, and Buddhi, 205 

human principle, 11 

is mortal, 228 

origin of, 117-8 

septenary entity, 306 

MSnasa-Dhyani s , 

Lords of Light, 124 

M&nasaputras , 510 

analogy between initiation and incarnation of, 259 

analogy between, incarnation of, and "Messengers", 352 

how, lighted fires in man, 30 5-7 

incarnation of, 258-9, 288, 341 

on 3rd plane, 351 

"Mysteries" copied incarnation of, 314-5 

we are, of future Manvantaras, 286-7 

Manifestation, 51-2 

how it arises, 28-31 

is spiritual death for the Kosmos, 153 

Manco Capac, 

Peruvial Ideal Man, 35 

"Man know Thyself". 106 

Manu, 

root and seed, 33-4, 92 

Manus, 480, 493 

Mfinusha-Buddha, 199, 200 

comes before middle of Root-Race, 235 

explained, 261 

htiman Buddha, 234 

ushers in every Root-Race, 235, 241 

M&nusha-Kingdom, 

Human Kingdom, 199 

Manvantara, 

between two Manus, 33-5, 92 

Dhy&n - Chohans aro beings from a former, 183 

evolution from dawn of a, 153 

life-cycle of planetary, 89-93 

limits vary in every, 308 

Planetary and Solar, 46 

Solar-, seven Days of BrahmS, 118 

time-periods of, 92-3 

various kinds of; 442, 539 

"Many mankinds" , 371 

Marriage, 

teaching about, 354-5 



48. 



Mars, 

builds Globe F, 476 

life-energies gone from Globe D of, 174, 291 

Mercury and, not members of Earth-Chain, 175, 449 

meteoric veil, why none surrounda, 279 

mystery regarding, 455 

Phobus and Deimos, satellites of, but not moons, 456 

younger than Earth, 173-4 

Master, 

difference between a, and ue, 311 

Silent VJatcher of Earth, our supreme, 441 

symbol of a, 415 

Masters, 

beyond the, are Greater Ones, 529 

Flowers of Spirituality, 196 

go into world at critical periods, 264 

initiations and, 387 

Mystic Body of, created in 3rd Stock-Race, 510 

of the Masters, 333 

prove the truths of Being, 483 

reason for greater effort of, than for thousands of years, 365 

select those who are fit, 307 

teachings of our, the ancient Wisdom, 197 

Masterhood, 529 

opposite pole of 'lost soul', 228 

Master-Teacher, 

Guru means, 528 

over every Globe or planet is a, 184 

Materialism, 

absurd, 318 

natural enemy of Theosophy, 49 

Masor&h^ 

"tradition", 77 

Massoretes, 

expounders in School of MasSrtih, 77 

Matter, 

"Absolute", 192, 204 

can have three dimensions only, 413 

concreted force, 103, 150, 317, 319 

concreted light, 101, 317 

crystallized spirit, 368, 378 

earth represents Kosmic, 392 

force and, are one, 45, 151, 299, 317, 422, 477 

is bi-polar, 395 

is not the "essence of reality", 380-1 

manifestation, 87 

no dead, 478 

porous, 33 

radio-active, 319 

rigidity of, a balancing of opposing forces, 310 

sun, of, 50 

transmutation of, a fact, 319 

ultimate degree of, now passed, 153 

up&dhi of force, 278 



49. 



May&, 

an illusion, but exists, 278 
Great Deluder, 33 
material Universe is, 12 
meaning of, 19-21 
physical matter is, 151, 310 
S^inya is doctrine of, 380 

M&y&vi , 

element of illusion, 33 

Mercury, 

beginning last Round, 174 

Budha or Hermes, 211 

built Globe E, 475 

esoteric Nem Year opened by, 211, 224 

just emerging from "obscuration", 291 

Mars and, not members of our Planetary-Chain, 175 

nearest planet to Sun but one, 276 

planet, director of initiations, 224, 276 

various explanations of perturbations of, 301 

why, has no moon, 453 

Messenger, 

comes from ^ambhala at Messianic Cycles, 262 

Messianic Cycle, 

last, inaugurated by Jesus, 274 

new, beginning, 274 

runs 2160 years, 58 

"Savior" very 2160 years at, 362 

wondrous Entity worked through H.P.B. at opening of new, 361-2 

Meteoric veil, 

effects of, surrounding planets, 279 

Microcosm, 

man the, of the macrocosm, 414 

palingenesis of a, same as of a macrocosm, 182 

Milky Y/ay, 

in Sjrrian scheme, 293 

Kosmical Universe comprised within the, 201 

storehouse of celestial bodies to be, 289 

Milton, 58 

Mind, 

break molds of, 196, 202, 368-9, 410-11 

is dual, 172 

is living matter, 187, 311 

Mind-molds, 

mental force becomes mental matter, 311 
must be broken, 202, 333-4 

Minds, 

our, are matter, 175 



50. 



Mineral Kingdom, 

in ' obscuration ' , 491 

Mithraism, 

teachings on "heavens" and initiations in, 144-5 

Mohammedanism, 

various influences in, 75 

Moksha, 

the Absolute, 152 

"Moment of choice", the 
is continuous, 153 

Monad, 113 

active god of hierarchy, 341 

after loss of the soul, 195 

"does not descend" into matter, 162, 338, 341 

evolution and destiny of cyclic journey of, 131-2,134 

evolution of principles from, 117-8 

higher duad, 155 

human, 107, 141 

inner urge of, is will of higher beings, 114 

Kosmic work of, 157 

lives in its own world, 560 

meaning of, 99-100 

not laya center, 323 

of Monads, Leibnitz, 111 

our inmost Self, 102-3 

root of Hierarchy, 502 

spiritual, 31 

Spiritual, after death, 141 

Spiritual Atom, 132, 139-40 

Spiritual Ego. 515 

the Individual, 205 

vehicles of the^ 193 

Monadic Envelope, 205 
Monadic Essences, 

in everything; 158 

"Monadologie" 

by Leibnitz, 99 

Monads, 352 

emanations of, 338-9, 347 

life-atoms and, 493 

lower, vehicles of higher, 286-7 

ofXeibnitz, 82, 99 

souls of the atoms, 434 

spiritual atoms, 107 

to individualize the, aim of evolution, 445 

work in and through Theos , 316 

Monas Monadum, 

man. to his lesser beingsi,: 112 
of Leibnitz. Ill 



51. 



Moon, 

Hermes called son of the, 211 

history of change from, to Earth, 447-8 

in relation to cycles, 211 

k§ma-rupa of former planet, 476 

"moon older than sun, sun older than moon" explained, 289-90 

our cosmogonic mother, 125 

present, vampirizing shell, 457 

Sacred Planet near, built Globe G, 476 

sacred Planet will replace, as satelite before 7th Round, 456 

stands for Sacred Planet which is dying, 176, 276-7 

twelve Globes of, models for Earth-Chain, 523 

why kama-rtipa of, visible, 478 

Moon-Chain, 

middle point of, was one-half of Mah&-Manvantara, 153 

"Moons" : 

captured by some planets, 453 
Venus and Mercury have no, 453 

Morals, 330. 432 

basis and root of, 21-2, 37-8, 104, 121, 337, 472 
ethics and, 328, 389, 397 
what we mean by 421 

Moral Sense, 

"soulless beings" are lacking in, 165 
spiritual light of, recognized by Kant, 389 

Motion, 

"Boundless Life" is, 181 

Kosmos the offspring of infinite, 204 

Plato on, 45 

Muktl, (orMoksha), 

the Absolute, i52, 369 

MOlaprakriti, 12, 217 
derivation, 34 
every atom has its, 205 
root'^nature, 21, 100, 151, 307 

Muspellheim, 

Scandanavian ''hell", 145 

Myalba, 

Earth, 512-3 



52. 



Mysteries, 

alive today, S50 

betrayal of the, 215-6 

calendar and State functions copied from, 222 

coronation taken from, 215 

"Gup" symbol from, 216 

decline of the, 207-8 

degenerated when Christianity began, 419 

Eleusinian, 211 

exoteric blinds regarding, 423-5 

experience in Greater, 249 

first established in Atlantis, 246 

Greater and Lesser, 4, 27-8, 38, 232 

inaugurated at middle of 4th Race, 510 + 

language of the, 215, 412 

Lesser, lyere dramatic, 247-9 

object of Lesser, 248-9 

reason for closing of, 248 

were dramatized forms of initiations, 315 

Mystery-colleges, 

in North Europe and elsewhere, 38 

Mystery Planets, 

(see Seven Sacred Planets) 

Mystery-Schools, 231 

aim of, 355-7, 361, 386 

ancient civil institutions taken from, 216, 223 
Asia Minor, of, 221 

closed by Justinian in 6th Century-, 419 
Eleusis, religious and philosophic, 233, 247 
jargon of, 233 

methods of teaching in the, 410-11 > 445 
purpose of, 275 
reason for closing of, 248 

Samothrace the oldest of, and scientific, 232-3, 247 
State-institution in Socrates' day, 216 
teachings of the, 385-7 
Trans-Him&layan, 215 

Mystery-teachings, 

morals foundation of, 38 

penalty for betrayal of, 215-6 

result of betrayal of, 232 

secrecy regarding, explained, 214-5, 231-2 
source of, 214 
Mystic Calendar, 210-2, 223 

"Mystic death", 215, 219, 222 

Mystic-Greek system, 350-1 

Mystic Year, 224 



53. 



Mystical writings, 

Book of the Dead, 

Eddas , 

Orphic hymns, { 4-5 

qabbal&h, 

Sagas, 

Upani shads, 

Mythologies, 

esoteric basis of ancient, 53 

Myths, 

explained in Mystery-Schools, 27-8 
gross misconception of, today, 53 



N&rakas , 

El hells in Buddhist teaching, 143 

N&stika, 

rejection of idols, 271 

"Natural Laws", 421 

Nature, 

cause of degrees of consciousnesses in, 286 

duality in, 422 

elements of, 392 

equilibrated spirit, 103 

esoteric Wisdom based on, 206 

essence of, 157 

generations of Seers have tested, 454 

how explain injustice and cruelty in, 334-5 

"Laws" of J explained, 110, 169-72 

light and night side of, 258, 286, 313 

lokas and talas of, 405 

many secret chambers of Mother-, 448, 482 

never repeats harself, 291-2 

no laws of, 246-7, 332 

origin of beauty, mistakes and variety in, 52 

physical, concreted light, 101 

repetition in, constant, 253 

symmetrical architecture of, 101 

two sides of, 156 

vacancies in, impossible, 63 

why, makes 'mistakes', 41-2 

work with, 173 

works in bi-polar phases, 186, 192-3 

Nature's method, 

Unity in endless diversity, 292 



54. 



Nebulae , 

cold, 42 

different kinds of, are stages in evolution, 153 

formation of, 290 

luminous, 50 

spiral and annular, 45 

Nebular Theory, 39-47, 89, 153 
defects of, 41-3, 62-3 
Laplace advanced, 39-40 
originated with Kant, 39, 61 
Swedenborg, Kant, & Herschel had spiritual idea back of, 62 

Nefesh, 10 

animal-astral soul in QabbSl&h, 98 
the lower nature, 167 

Neith, 

occult side of Isis, 483 

Neophyte, 

test of, in initiation, 315 

Neo-Platonism, 4, 12 

Christianity derived mainly from misunderstood, 420 
Christian religion in, 57 
Hierarchies, taught in, 55-6 

Neo-Pythagorean System, 

Christianity derived partly from mistmderstood, 420 
teachings of, 56-7 

Nephtys , 

the recondite side of Isis, 31 

Neptune, 40 

a "capture", 453 

not part of our system, 175, 451, 452 

Nero, 

not so black as painted, 419 

NeshUmah, (Heb. ) 

the most spiritual principle, 10, 98 

New Testament, 

composition of, 267 

New Year, 

Esoteric, January 4th, 206, 211, 223-4 
methods of computing the, 207 

Niflheim, 

Scandanavian "hell", 145 

"Night of Brahm&", 92 

Nine, 

root-nx;uiiber of division, 147 



55. 



NinnSnakaya, 199, 200, 236, 252-3, 266, 272 
Lord Buddha now a, 361 

Nirvana, 401, 441-2, 478 

absorption with the Highest SELF, 141-2 

a state, not locality, 415 

Avlchi-, the nether pole of, 141, 186 

between minor and major Manvantaras, 142 

derivation, 43 

Inter-Planetary, 520 

Nirukta, 

Sanskrit work by Yftska, 167 

Nirvritti, 

definition and derivation, 92, 161 

Nitya, 

continuous Pralaya, 35 

NOW, 

an eternal, 158 



•Obscuration' , 

dormancy better term than, 504 

Globe, 492 

is not pralaya, 519 

Mars is in, 174 

Planetary, 90 

star-doubles connected with doctrine of, 455 

Occident, 

our duty to restore holy fire of ancient days to, 4S0-1 

"Occult arts", 

strictly forbidden, 326 

Occultism, 385-6 

a fundamental teaching of, 219 

CANNOT BE TRIFLED TIITH, 432 

difficulties in teaching, 482-3 , ^ j., -.ao 

doctrines of, found in mystical teachings of all ancient nations, 149 

meaning of, 138-9, 429-33 

method of teaching in schools of, 288-9, 326 

teachings of, based on morals, 328 

Ol&n, (Qab.) 

correspondence of, to four principles in man, 98 

meanings of, 98 

6l&n Atslloth, 

"loka" of condensation, 98 

6lSm Ha-'asiah, 

world of "causes", 98 



Cl9m Hab-Bertah 

"loka" of creation in Qabt , 98 

Oiam Ha-Yetslrah, 

"loka" of "Foim", 98 

Olympus , 

Divinities of, 148-9 

Tartarus and, in Homer's Iliad , 148-9 

why called 'brazon*, 36 

•Om', 14-5 

Omniscience, 

meaning of, 388 

"One", the, 179-81, 193 

how, becomes the Many, 168-3, 201, 217 
pure being, 502 

seed from which others spring, 351 
Summit of Great Hierarchy, 217 
Summit of our Hierarchy, 182 

One, Unity, and Union, 256-8, 502 

Opposites, 

system of, 422 

Origen, 

influence of, on Christian Church, 420 

Orphic poems, 4 

Osiris, 

Isis and Horus, 31 

"Osiris and Isis", 

mystic writing of Plutarch quoted, 482-3 

Outer Rounds, 

entire Planetary-Chain's Life-Wave passes through, 462, 475-6, 485 



Padmap&ni , 

legend of, 71-2 

"Pagan", 420 

Paganism, 57-8 

Pairs of opposites, 

balance in Nature, 155 

system of, 422 

Truth learned through, 21 



57. 



palingenesis. 

repeated self-generation, 160, 182 

Pancha-sila, 189 

Pansil, 

H.P^B= took, and became a Buddhist, 189 

pantheism, 

in Christianity, 437-8 

Parabrahman, S17 

"beyond Brahman" , 100 

derivation, 11 

1st Logos from, 34 

lives 100 Divine Years, 153 

llulaprakriti and, 12, 21, 151, 226 

]\(fulaprakriti, the Garment of, 151 

of a Hierarchy, 152 

Parabrahman-M-fllaprakriti, 307 

highest part of every Hierarchy, 123 

paradoxes, 288-90, 375 

value of teaching by, 411 

Paramatman. 154 

Absolute, root of manifestated Kosmos, 151 

derivation, 11 

man is the, for atoms of his body, 196 

our, 192-3, 204-5 

Permanent Self, 2 

Supreme Self, 22-3, 64, 100, 226, 270 

Para-NirvSna, 44, 465 , t, -i « o i r9 

spiritual entities enter, at Universal Pralaya, 152 

Pascal, 

teaching of. as to Space, 376 

•'Passing of the Word' , 

Succession of Teachers, 246-7 

"Passing on of the Light", 275 

P&t^la, 

our Earth, 399, 402 

path, The, 

ascending, in teachings of Theoaophy, 183 

every step on, a moment of choice, 153 

leads ever inwards, 540 

Right-Hand, and Left-Hand, 156 

small old, leads to Heart of Universe, 363-4, 431 

"still old", 530 

treading of, is joy, 516 

where, of Self-Conquest leads, 529 



58. 



Paul, 

an initiate, 370, 411-2 

Hierarchies of, 68 

teaching of, regarding root of being, 151 

teaching of, regarding "spiritual wickedness", 156 

"To the Unknown God", 16, 369 

used terms of Syrian Hierarchy, 293-4 

Paurusha-pralaya, 34 

pausanias, 

reference to "Unknown God", 369 

Peace, 

giving of self is the way to, 173, 184 

Perfection, 

limitless, impossible, 158 

Persecution, 

religious, confined to Occidental religions, 418 

Personal Ego, 203, 205 
is mortal, 227 

Personality, 

Christian teaching regSLrding, distorted, 188 

Pratyeka-Yuna, the path of, 156 

raising of, into Individuality is purpose of evolution, 154 

reflection of Individuality, 106 

selfishness and, belittle man, 184-5 

Personal Self, 

some beingson electrons of our bodies, higher than, 301 

Philosophy, 

ancients had a universal, 170 

Phobus, 

satellite of Mars but not a moon, 456 

Physical body, 

fate of, after death, 44 

the final "eorol" is, 193, 205 

the, a hierarchy, 196-7 

Pltris, 351-3 

Plane, 

each, comprises all higher planes, 392-3 
evolutionary course from plane to, 192 
Kosmio, above would show two Jupiters etct 176 



59, 



Planes, 

are actual entitative worlds, 398 

Kosmic, are lokas and talas of Solar System, 443 

Kosmic, are Worlds, 470 

relationship of the, 378 

seven Kosmic, 391, 414, 444 

Syrian division of, 292-3 

three ardpa, seven r&pa, 293, 310 

universally interpenetrating, 158, 161 

"Planes of Being" , 
how caused, 52 

Planes of Kosmos, 

are Worlds, 470 

S,tman on fourth, 257 

"critical", connect Hierarchies, 501 

interpenetrate, 256 

seven Chain-Manvantaras run through one of the, 519-20 

Sjrrian exoteric idea of, 279-80 

ten, in Solar System, 463 

three highest, Divine, 499 

Planet, 

a, is an "animal", 173 

age of ^a, and its distance from Sun, 174 

appearance on each, of MahS-Buddhaa , 190-200 

each, a hierarchy of lives, 173 

each, really a constellation, 377 

inter-Mercurial, invisible since third Root-Race, 276-7 

life-cycle of. 89-93 

near moon, slowly dying, 276 

our present place on this, 404 

Sacred; will replace Moon before 7th Round, 300, 456 

"Planet of Death", 126 

the "Eighth Sphere", 164, 228 



60. 



Planetary Chain, 199, 408, 423, 439-46, 448-57, 459 
analogy of birth of, with human, 503 
analogy with human embyo, 461~2 
building of, 444-5 
composed of seven Globes, 377 
correspondence between, and Man, 476-80 
correspondence between, planets and Zodiac, 488-9 
Dhyani-Buddha and Dhy&ni-Chohan for every Globe of, 440 
first Round of, 489-91, 503-6, 517-20 
Globes of our, 391-5 
Hierarchy of Globes, 502 
Life-Wave on, 462-3 

Mars and Mercury not part of our. 175, 449 
our Globe of the, and the lokas and talas, 403 
our, in four lowest planes of Solar System, 439 
our, the child of the Lunar-Chain, 404 
Planes of, are Worlds, 470 
second Round of, 520-1 

seven Globes of, builded from the seven Elements, 298 
seven Globes of, not deven Principles of Earth, 470 
Seven Globes of, underseven Sacred Planets, 456, 460, 469-70 
supervisors of, 234 
SwabhSva of, 476 

twelve Globes of, 463, 467, 475, 484-5, 500 
twelve Globes of, on seven Planes,- 500 
upper Globes of, see two Suns, 455 

Planetary Chains, 

birth of, 484-92 
Doctrine of, 459 
off-throwings of life-Waves of, 516 

Planetary NirvSna, 441 

between each Round, 520 

Planetary Pralaya, 442 

Planetary Spheres, 

(see Doctrine of the Spheres) 

Planetary Spirits, 

Builders of astral -material-world, 234 
men to become, 199 

Planetesimal hjrpothesis, 52 

Planetoids, 

explained, 290 



61. 



Planets, 487 

birth of, 42, 45 

connected with seven DhySni-Chohans, 300 

continent of Kosmic dust surrounds, 279, 291 

each of the, has seven Rounds, 153 

evolution of the, 153 

life-time of, 93 

many, unknown to astronomers, 277 

more dense as they near sun, 276 

origin of, 290 

Pralaya and Manvantara of, 46 

reimbodiment of, 46-7 

relation of, to days of the week, 212 ^ 

relative year length of, 280-1 

scores of, invisible to us, 451 

Solar systemic ganglions, 488 

some, have "captured" moons, 453 

times of revolution of, 280 

( see Seven Saored. ) 

Plato , 

comments from "Banquet", 86 

taught a twelve-fold plan, 467 

taught circular motion, 45 

taught Theosophy, 4 

teaching of; about man's principles, 187 

teaching of, about the SELF, 205 

uped Nature's method of teaching, 144 

Pleroma, 330 

Greek doctrine of the Fullness, 368, 374, 377 
refers to matter-side of being, 380 

Plotinus, 

Nao-Platonist, 58 

Plutarch, 

priest of Delphi, quoted, 282-3 

Pneuma, 

"Spirit", 122 

state of, is fire, 115 

Polytheism, 

a sublime teaching, 171 
monotheism and, 53-7 

Pope Gregory XIII, 

reformed Julian calendar, 223 

'Powers' , 

not gained if sought for, 32 

Pradhana, 33-4 

cosmic veil, 123 

Pral^pati, 480, 493 
derivation. 23 



62. 



Prakriti, 

daivl-, 44 

lowest Kosmic, at present in, 317 

Miya, 31, 33, 34 

PrSkritlka, 34, 43 

PrSkritlka-pralaya, 93-4 

dissolution of Nature, 29, 46 

Prakritie, 380 

all seven, axe imbodied in every Globe, 393 
elements are different states of, 366-7 
four sub-, so far developed, 309 
six, derived from the root-, 307-8 
ten Kosmic, 310 

Pralaya, 

derivation and meaning, 34, 322 

Bhaumika, 

Nitya, 

Paurusha, ) 34-5 

PrSkritika, 

Saury a 

Kosmic, 442 

=' obscuration" not, 519 

of our Hierarctiy, 181 

strange noises at beginning of, 93-4 

Universal Kosmic, 152 

Pralayas , 

Mamo-Chohans preside at, 186 
Solar, 227 

PrSna, 205, 525 

life principle, 11 

PrSn^tmeii, 203 

the personal ego, 205, 227 

Pratyeka, 

derivation, 156 

Pratyeka-Buddhas, 156 

Pratyeka- YSna, 

derivation, 156, 158, 161 
Left-Hand-Path, 156, 158 

Pravritti, 93 

derivation and definition, 91-2, 161 

Processional Cycle, 

cycle of Family-Race, 240 

Priest Kings, 510 

Primordial Point, 29, 31, 35, 64-5, 67 
Cosmic egg, 35 



63. 



Principle, 

each, an actual rflpa, 176 
every, bom of all above it, 308 
no abiding, in man, 187 

Principles, 

act according to karmic impulses, 348 
Elements of Koamos and, 356-7, 378-9 
gods are the informing, of Nature, 171 
higher, of man are actual entities, 314 
human, offspring of Kosmic, 10 
Kosmical, are the lokas, 403, 421-2 
man's, duplication of kosmic, 299 
of our Globe, 408 
of Kosmos, 390-1, 400, 413-6 
septenary entities, 306 

Principles of Beasts, 

intermediate, from atoms of human bodies, 44 

Principles of Being, 

consist of seven parts in manifestation, 378-9 

Principles of Kosmos, 390-1, 400, 413-6 

Principles of Man, 225-7 

after death, 526 

are divine forces from above, 393 

division of, 524-5 

divisions of, in Christianity, ) 

in Indian system, ) 

in Qabbai&h, ) 

in Theosophy of present day ) 

each of the, is bi-polar, 377 

four lower, evolved out of ourselves , 255 

four lower, forca a Union, 258 

Hierarchy of, 65 

"links" between highest and lowest, 512 

lower, after death, 44 

Manas, fully developed in 5th Round, 256 

no abiding, 156 

three higher, a Unity of separate entities, 255-6 

various enumerations of, 268 

Prithiwl, 

meaning of, 353 
-tattwa, 348, 353 

Proclus, 

added to inscription over Ten^tle of Neith, 483 

Proof, 

what is?, 433, 449, 493, 507 

Prophets, 

false, eirise at cyclic crises, 362 

Proton, 

nucleus of atom, 196 



10-U 



64. 



Psychagog or Paychopomp, 

Hermes, 'Conductor of Souls', 211 

Psychology, 

ancient teaching regarding, 188 
study of inner faculties, 123-4 

Pxinar j nnmnTi , 

regeneration, 160 

Purgatory, 155 

in Dante's Divina Conmedia , 147 

Purusha, 

Ideal Man, 31, 380 

Purusha-Prakriti , 
Kosmio soul, 123 

Pyramids, 

Initiation Ten^jles, 249 

Pythagoras, 4, 483 
a Messenger, 473 
dark cycle began with, 419 
Monad of, 427 

Pythagoreans, 

Holy Tetraktys of, 70 
oath of, 70 



Qabbaiah, 

derivation, 5 

four- fold division of man in, 98 

four Worlds in, 392 

teaching of Hierarchies in, 69-9 

Theosophy of Jews in, 5-6 

Qelippoth, 

world of shells in Qabbftiah, 392 

Quest, 

the Great, 540 

Quidditas, 

essential nature, 97 



65. 



Race-Buddhas, 

appearance of, 200 

Races, 239-40 

time-divisions of, 252 

Racial Cataclyams, 

at middle of Root-Races, 235, 239, 270, 302-4 

Racial cycle, 

opened about 1492 A.D. , 365 

R^ja Yoga, 

three principles of, 361 

Rasatala, 399, 403 

Ray, 

ascent along our, depends upon ourselves, 183 
from the arCpa-world, 204 
human spirit sends a, into incarnation, 182 
'^ne chief, from Solar Logos is our Logos, 460 

Rays, 

incarnation of self-conscious, in early mankind, 183 
Monad sends out innumerable, 193 

Reaction, 

action and, the Law of Karman, 157 

Reality, 31 

Sat, 12 

Seers give doctrines of, periodically, 483 

xmiversal and ageless, 510-11 

where is?, 12-3 

Rscords 

mystery-teachings in old, of various countries, 423-4 

Rectors, 

chiefs of Seven Sacred Planets, 460-1 
spiritual, the Builders of Globes, 476 

Regeneration, 

of the personality, 188 

Reimbodiment, 29, 182 

first of the seven Keys to Wisdom, 157 

Reincarnating ego, 227 

Reincarnation, 29 

first of the seven Keys to Wisdom, 157 
objections to, 357 
pixjcess of, 480 



66. 



Relativity, 

=' absolutes" are all relative, 192, 194, 203-4 

a fundamental principle, 369 

meaaing of, 204 

universal, 135. 310, 316, 320 

Religion. 

ancients had true, 170 

purpose of Theosophy is to bring back essence of, 421 

Religions, 

Aacient, 73-5 

the oldest. (S»D. ), 73 

Religious bigotry. 

in Occident, 417-9 

Religious systems j 

all based on Ancient Wisdom, 190 
all sprung from Occultiamj 431 
cause of different, 53 
n'jmber ten is in all, 70 

Renunciation, 

spirit of, 184-5 

Responsibility, 

basis of our, 158 

irarmlc, 172 

study of Occultism involves great, 431-2 

Resurrection, 

mistaken teaching of Christianity regarding, 188 
secret meaning of, in Christianity, 222-3, 479-80 

Right-Hand Path, 

Anrita-Yana, 155 

choice between, and Left-, made every instant, 126,332,350,361 

"Ring-PasS"Not", 12. 55 

separates the spiritual from the divine, 106 

River of Life, 

Life-Wave, 350-1 

Roger Bacon, 138 

Roman Calendar, 

refoncation of, 208-11 

Root-Manu. 34 

Root-number, 

43?. is the, 93 



67. 



Root-Race, 

end of every, brings its perfection, 304 
every, under a Sacred Planet, 456, 460 
Fifth, millions of years old, 302 
now in 4th sub-race of Fifth, 239 
procreation in Seventh, 345, 355-6 
procreation in Sixth, 342, 345-6, 355 
superhuman Bodhisattva for every, 261 
three Buddhas come during every, 200 
time divisions of, 252 

Root-Races, 90-1 

aqueous and terreous alternately, 302-3 

birth of all, from middle point of preceding, 251-3 

cataclysms at middle point of, 235, 239 

divisions of, ?.39-40, 250-3 

life-period of, 25,2 

partake of nature^element evolving through, 353 

Round, 

building of Globe A in first, 485, 489-92 

calculations for life of Globe and Planetary, 252 

each, develops one principle and one plane, 118 

Earth is in its fourth, 175 

every, imder the care of one of "Mystery Planets", 277 

Fifth, will develop ether, 308 

Fourth, 199-200 

Mars has ended its third, 174 

middle of fourth, danger point, 118 

second, differs from first, 520 

seven Globes formed in first, 90 

Sixth and Sevexith, will develop corresponding Elements, 309 

Venus is in its seventh, 175 

Rounders : 

Fifth and Sixth; 395 

Round Man^antaraj 
leng.h of, 92 

Rounds, 90-3 

Globe and Planetary, 441-2, 475 
Outer and Inner, 462, 475, 485 
three elemental, 90 

Rfiahh, or Rfiach, 79, 98 

Jewish Spiritual Soul , 10, 188 

Rdpa, 

each principle j.s c, 176 
form-world. 91, 203-4 , 501 



Sacred Planets, 

(see Seven Sacred Planets) 

sacrifice, 

each Master-Teacher is the Great, 184 

self-, brings joy, 185 

Wondrous Being is the Great-, 185 

Sagas, 

Theosophy in the, 5 

Sages, 

method of teaching by, 481-3 
records left by, 4 

Saints, 

substitutes for gods in Christian Church, 54 

Sakya, 

'sage', 189 

;S8kyaniuni, 

"died" at eighty years exoterically, S36 
title of Lord Buddha, 189, 361 

SamSldhi , 

aura during, 217, 426 

Sambhala, 

"home" of "Wondrous Being" and Masters, 263-4, 361 
Messenger comes from, at "barren" periods, 362 

Sambhoga-kftya, 

explained, 198 

ft 

Samothrace, 38 

Mysteries of, oldest in Greece, 232-3 
scientific, 247 

Sandhi, 

means 'interval', 92 

gankar&oharya, 6 
an AvatSLra, 262 
derivation, 262 
Gautama Buddha compared with, 262 

Slnkhya, 

Indian school of philosophy, 307-8 
teaching about Prakritis, 308 

Sapta-RatnSni, 

the "Seven Jewels" , 157 

Sarira, 

derivation, 10-11 

Sat, 

pure BEING, 157 
the Raal, 12-3 



69. 

Sat-Chit-Ananda, 502 

Saturn, 

built Globe D, 476 

has nine "moons" , 453 

spiritually ahead of the Earth, 175 

Satya-loka, 399, 402 

S aurya-pral aya , 

Solar pralaya, 34 

Saviors, 

come at cyclic crises, 362 

Schelling, von, 20 

Schopenhauer, 20 

Science, 

conflicting theories of, 301 

discoveries of, anticipated by Theosophy, 317-30 

modem, changing viewpoint, 150 

sixteen theories of, 318-20 

true and false, 246, 507 

without guidance, will take the wrong path, 363 

Scotus, Duns, 58 

Scotus, Johannes, 

called Srigena, 58 

Secrecy, 

rules of, based on natural 'law', 214 

Second Death, 141, 526 

Second Round.. 

how, differs from the First, 520 

Secret Doctrine, The 

heart of ancient Mysteries, 27 
how to study, 202 
of the ages, a unifier, 374 
value of studying, 117 

Sects, 

how "false Christs" form, 362 

See, 

Merican Astronomer, 62 

Seed-logoi, 114, 122, 130 

Seed-Manu, 34 

Seeds of Life, 

^ishtas keep, on a planet during 'obscuration', 174 



70. 



Seers, 

generations of,, have tested Nature, 9, 454, 483 
mystic Body of, created in 3rd Stock-Race, 510 

Self, 22-3, 24 

abstract idea of, 257 

analogy between Wondrous Being and personal^ 217 

boundless, 42 

contains all knowledge, 179 

differen<;e between, and ego, 129, 131-2, 140 

Higher-, or Duad, 166 

inner-, should govern, 166 

knowledge of the, the Seventh Jewel, 162 

link with the Unutterable, 2 

one, but many egos, 51 

overshadows the Monad, 193 

permeates every atom, 204 

role played by the, 205 

runs through every plane, 140 

runs through its emanations, 347 

Supreme, 120 

the limitless, 340 

Self-becoming, 

doctrine of Swabh&va, 158 

Self-control. 

why, and congsassion ingjortant, 259 

"Self-directed evolution", 273, 287, 329, 480 
heart of doctrine of Swabhava, 105 

Self-discipline, 202 

and ethics taught in Talmud allegory, 396-7 

S elf "generat ion , 

doctrine of SwabhSva, 158 

Selfishness, 

closes the doors of inspiration, 184-5 
our greatest limitation, 529 
root of evil, 157 

Selflessness, 

inner development comes through, 173 

leads to SELF, 22, 32 

opens the doors of inspiration, 184-5 

Semetic family of languages, 76 

Senses, 

limitations of our, 204 

Separateness, 

"crime against the Holy Ghost", 400 
Great Heresy, 42 

Sephlra, 69 



71. 



SephlrSth, 69 

divided into four Ol&n, 98 

four spheres of, reflected in man, 98 

Seraphim, 

derivation, 67-8 

Sermon on the Mount, 215, 267 

Seven, 

Nature builded on number, 
why number, everywhere, 466-7 

Seven Jewels, 
(see Jewels) 

Seven Sacred Planets, 176, 451, 455-6 
all, have their own, 299-300 

build tur Planetary Chain, 456, 450, 469-70, 475 
Earth forms another group of, 462 
"houses" of seven Logoi, 298, 457, 460 
one of, sometimes seen near Moon, S76 
oversee our destiny, 276-7 
Rectors of, Kosmokratores of Our Chain, 476 
seven Dhy&ni-Chohans connected with, 300 
some older, some younger than Earth, 521 
sun and moon stand, each for one of, 277, 300 
transmitters of solar forces, 407-8 
Up&dhis of seven solar forces, 277 
Vulcan highest of, 277 
why called sacred, 456-7 

Seven Treasures, 
(see Jewels) 

Seventh Degree of Initiation, 
experience in, 220-1 

Seventh Root-Race, 

procreation in, 345, 355-6 

'a passing phase, 342, 345-6, 354-5 

Sexes, 

separation of the, 86 

Shadowy Arc, 90. Ill, 122, 126, 132, 332, 340. 347, 350, 363, 422 
Builders form, 439 

Laws of Acceleration and Retardation on, 519-80 
modem science will need help to avoid, 363 
talas are the, 400, 402-3 

Shakespeare, 58 

ShechSnSih, 

vehicle, 102 



72. 



Slddh&rtha, 

personal name of Buddha, 189, 236 

Silent Watcher, or Silent Witness, 
(see Wondrous Being) 

"Sin against the Holy-Ghost" , 42 

Sinnett, A.Pt, 

mistakes of, regarding planets, 451-4, 468-9 

Sishtas, 

in first Hamental Kingdom, 490-1 

in first Round, 504-5 

Mars, on, 174 

monadic eggs, 462, 464 

our Mineral Kingdom is, 491 

' remainders ' , 462 

seven kinds of, 174 

Siva, 

Regenerator, The, 23 

Sixth Degree of Initiation, 
e3q>erience in, 220 

Sixth Root-Race, 

generation in, 342, 345-6, 355 
new land for, 240 

Sixth Rounders, 492 

Lord Buddha, the only fully developed of, 521 

Skandhas, 

cosmic, 43, 49 

resident in life-atoms, 324-5 

"Sleeping Beauty" 

(fairy tale) interpreted, 491-2 

"Sleeping spheres" , 478, 491-2 
dormant life-atoms, 452 
over shadowing 42 Fires, 505 
ten families of, from Moon, 485 

Socrates, 

accusation against, by State, 216 
Daimonion of, 352, 360 
his position as Teacher, 528 
not an initiate, 483 

Solar dust, 

nature of, 290-1 

"Solar flames", 317 

Solar Kalpa, 

calculation for time period of, 252 
seven Planetary Manvantaras, 296 



73. 



Solar Lhas, 

sacrificed themselves, 258 

Solar Manvantara, 

seven Days of Brahmi, 118 

seven Planetary-Chain cycles, 442 

Sun extinguished like a flash after, 442 

Solar Nirvlna, 442 

Solar Pralaya, 

Tollows seven Planetary-Chains, 519-20 

Solar spectrum, 

manifestation of seven Solar Logoi, 298-9 

Solar System, 

age of our, 404 

birth of, 42-7, 439 

death of, 227 

each, has its own Logos, 205 

evolution of a, 153 

one-half of Mah^-Manvantara of our Kosmical, gone, 153 

our Chain on four lowest planes of, 439 

our J is the "Egg of BrahmSi", 404 

phenomena at end of, noted in other religions, 93-4 

reimbodiment of, 289-90 

"Seven Sacred Planets" of our, 175 

the atom a miniature. 196-7 

versus Universal. 451 

Solomon, 188 

Solomon's Seal, 

symbolism of, 415 

Solstice, 209, 222 

Winter, and esoteric New Year, 210-11 

Soma, 

Budha, (Hermes) son of, 211 

Song Celestial, 

retranslation of quotation from, 3-4 

"Son of the Sun", 

a holy Initiate; 327 

"Sons of the gods", 

M&nasaputras made men, 258-9 

"Sons of Mind", 

M^jiasaputras, 288, 341 

Sorcerers y 

arnihilation of, 186 
highev spiritual, 185-.6 



74. 



Sosigenes, 

helped Julius Caesar reform calendar, 208-9 

Soul, 

human, it is which must be "saved", 140-1 

inferior monad, 341 

loss of, 215, 228 

"lost", 125-6, 140, 187, 195-6 

means vehicle, 126 

spirit and, contrasted, 126, 128 

vehicle of ego. 193, 205. 227-8 

vehicle of spirit, 322-3 

Soulless. Beings, 164; Men. 186 

Souls. 

are living beings, 195 

destiny of, who fail to pass middle of 4th Round, 116, 118 

egos and, in man, (diagram) 203, 225-8 

enumerated, 126 

evolution of the various, in man, 154 

four, in man, 126 

human, are gods in embryo, 154 

lost, classes of, 168, 185-6 

lost, and" soulless beings", 164-5 

many, in man, 133 

relation to Monads, 338-41, 347 

vehicles, 131 

Space, 

Boundless All, 330-2, 337-9, 346-7 
can have no dimensions. 413 
congeries of living beings, 370 
evsrsrching rel.ative in, 204 
finite and infinite, 412-3 
lokae and talas are, 421 
more rigid then steel, 33 
multitudes of beings are , itself , 428 
principles and elements of, 378 
real meaning of, 330, 368, 372, 374 
the spaces of, 374 
"waters" of, 293, 392 

Spencer, 58 

Spheres, 

definition of, 413 

elements are, of action, 392 

♦heavens' and 'hells' are, of being, 149-50 

lower, are Cleansing Houses, 116, 141 

of being, 398 

of various grades, 142 

universally interpenetrating, 158 

(see Doctrine of the Spheres) 

Spinoza, lio 



75. 



Spirit, 

air is, 392 

cannot be measured, 376 

Immortal element in us, 128-9, 187 

is etherealized matter, 368, 378-9 

matter and, fundamentally one, 89, 422 

"Spiritual Barrenness", 
periods of, 216 

Spiritual Ego, 

first vehicle of Monadic Ray, 193, 203, 205 

Spiritual Seed, 

every Monad a, from previous Manvantara, 193 

Spiritual Soul, 227 

vehicle cf spiritual ego, 193, 203, 205 

"Spiritual Wickedness", 

"Brothers of the Shadow", agents of, 156 

Star Doubles, 455 

States of Being, 

heavens and hells are, 149-50 

Studla garlra, 10 

physical body, 526 

Stoct-Race, 

(see Root-Race) 

"Stoicheia", 

Greek word for Hierarchy, 309 

Stoics, 

derivation, 366 

school of the, described, 366-8 

taught " seed-logoi" , 114, 122 

" SwabhSva and evolution, 122 

" theocrasy, 130 
teachings of, 12-3, 51-2, 115, 497-8 

Stones, 

oorporealized light, 44 

Stoims, 

cause of, 179, 319 

Succession •f Teachers, 244-7 

Suffering, 

no "eternal"^ 184 

SClfl Legend, 

"I and Thou", 226 



76. 

Sun, 



birth of, 42-7 

built Globe A, 476 

core of, could be held in pedm of hand, 322-3 

elder brother of pleinets, 45 

extinguished at Kosmic Pralaya, 442 

highest entity of Solar System, 317 

is a septenary Chain, 408 

man higher than, explained, 300, 314 

matter of, 50 

^ddle principle of man from, 125 

Moon and, are substitutes for Sacred Planets, 176, 877-8, 456 

Moon older than, explained, 289-90 

not hot, 317, 319 

not in combustion, 46 

nucleus of, 50 

of Life, 31 

origin of, 62 

seven suns in one, 176, 451, 455 

Silrya, 34 

symbol of, used in ancient art, 426 

teachings about, 94 

thirty percent of 3ur heat from, 279 

true and apparent, 878-9 

true, a god, 323 

twelve globes of, built by forces of Logos, 500 

Sun Spots, 

why apparently black, 278 

5unya, 375, 380 

the great emptiness, 383 

gdnyata, 

derivation and meaning of, 375 

the Doctrine of the Void, 180, 218, 380 

Supreme Self, 

our Param&tman, 64 

personal self, of the atoms of physical body, 217 

sperk of the Absolute, 151, 154 

summit cf Hierarchy, 42 

"Surplus of Life", 

meaning of, in first Round, 504, 518 

sQrya, 

sun, 34 

Sflrya-SiddhSnta, 119 

Sutala, 399 



77. 



Swabhava, 103, 114, 117 

bearing of, on "origin of species", 109 

contrasted with Swabhavat, 163-4 

derivation and explanation, 97-9, 109, 154 

doctrine of, not fatalism, 107, 114 

essential individuality of Monad, 104, 109 

fourth of the seven Keys to Wisdom, 158 

fundamental doctrine of, 104-7, 109-19, 121-8, 130 

germinal individuality, 367, 393 

inherent characteristic, 109, 182, 505 

of Globe, 476 

Race-, 161 

self-generation, 339 

works through Hierarchy, 111, 123 

Swabhavat, 351-8 
akSLsa, 384 

derivation and explanation, 97-8, 110 , 163 
"Father-Mother", 163, 383 
first cosmic Monad, 102 
mystically Mi-Buddhi, 164 
second Divine Logos, 102 
Self-Existing, 99, 110 

Sw&bh&vika School, 

at Nepal, most mystic school in Buddhism, 104 

Swarga, 

heaven, 185 

Swedenborg, 

on Nebular Theory, 62 

Swar-loka, 399 

atmosphere of, reaches to Pole star, 402 

Swastika, 

symbolism of, 406-7 

Symbology, 

key to Mystery Teachings, 426-7 

Symbols, 

deep meaning in ancient, 35-6 
(see diagrams) 

Syrians, 

hierarchical scheme of, 279-80, 292-4 

Systems of Teachings, 

ancient and modem, 144 
Aristotelian, 144 

"Syzygy*' , 

of planets, 224 



78. 



Taijaaa-tattwa, 

the fiery Tattwa, 352 

Talas, 

and lokas, 377, 394-5, 414-6 

are Shadowy Arc, 400 

our present place in the, 403-4 

pole of matter-prakriti, 421 

the seven, named, 399 

the seven Elements, 432 

Taiatala, 399 

Talmud, 

allegory from the, 396-7 

Tao, 

meaning of, 537 

Tapar-loka, 399, 402 

Tartarus, 

Olyn^jus and, in Homer's Iliad , 148 
place of disintegration, 32 

TAT, 

Sanskrit for That, 3-4 

Tathtgata, 

meaning of, 545-6 

Tattwa, 

substantial "reality" of Nature, 297, 351 

Tattwas, 287-8, 310-11, 3503 

difference between, and prakritis, 307 
Elements or Principles of Kosmos, 366-7 

Tau, 

symbolism of the Egyptian, 407 

Teacher, 

relation of disciple to, 527-8, 533-4 
test for true, 232 

Teachers, 

called "Chohana", 162 

Head of the Hierarchy of, the Wondrous Being, 182 

how recognize true, 530-1 

how we come into companionship with the Holy, 167 

Lord Buddha, the Teacher of our, 189 

needed by early mankind, 182-3 

"M" and "K.H.", 454 

method of teaching of the Great, 482-3 

Succession of, 189, 244-7 

Teaching, 

all esoteric, based upon "ethical principles of conduot", 165- 
method of, in ancient schools, 144, 379 



79. 



Teachings, 

why ancient, held secret, 154-5 

Temple of Neith, 

inscription over, 483 

Ten, 

sacred number in occultism, 70-1 
scale of, universal, 64 , 148 

Tetractys, 70, 93 

TEIAT, 

not "a being", 45 

Space, 330 

versus THIS, 4, 12 

"The Day Be With Us", 274 

"The Divine Poemandres" , 

an ancient 'Hermetic' Work, 148 

Theocrasy, 

intermingling of the gods, 130 
philosophy of Stoics, 42 

Theoi, 

the Builders, 316 

Theology. 

basis of, of Christian Church, 58, 221-2 
Christian, today reduced to fonn and ceremony, 420 

Theopathy, 361, 387 

initiate becomes his own Inner Self, 242 

Theophany, 361, 386 

occurs in Fifth Initiation, 242 

Theopneusty, 361, 387 

divine inspiration, 242 

Theos, 

a god, 316 

Theosophical Movement, 

grades of members in, 430 
guides along luminous Arc, 363 
success of the, depends upon us, 431 

TheosophicaQ. Society, 

revolution in thought due to, 313, 317-8 
work of, 336 

Theosophical Terminology, 

confusion in, only apparent, 194-5 
guide to use of, 204 



80. 



Theosophista, 

are not Buddhists, 190 
duty of, 420 

forerunners of new era, 58 
who are, 430 

Theosophy 

channels for teachings of, in last century, 449 

doctrine of hope and interior illumination, 183 

doctrine of spirituality, 95 

enemy of materialism, 49 

future of, lies with us, 431 

relation of, to idealistic systems of Europe, 20 

relation of, to Occviltism, 429 

source of teachings of, 9, 509-11 

taught in ancient Anerica, 4 

" Book of the Dead, 4-5 

" Germanic Books (Sagas), 5 

•» Greek Mysteries, 4 

" Plato & Pythagoras, 4 

" qabtaiah, 5 

" Scandinavian Eddas, 5 

" Upani shads, 4 
teachings of, require thought, 357-8 
the source of all ancient religions, 74 
the test of truth, 128 
unifying philosophy of world, 466 
wisdom of the gods, 100, 106 

Thomas Aquinas, 58 

theology of Rome from, 420 

Thought , 

every, becomes an elementad, 311 

Thoughts, 

emanations, 331 

Tibetan L&naism, 

relation to Avat&ra Doctrine, 237-8 

Time, 

esoteric method of reckoning, 206 
everything relative in, 204 
Planetary Chain, -periods of, 153 

Tolerance, 

more religious, in Orient than Occident, 418-9 

Traditions of Mankind, 
basis of, 458 

Transfoimism, 

miscalled evolution, 161, 287, 320, 497 

Transmigration, 

a misunderstood doctrine, 44 

of Life-atoms of man and Globes, 503 



ei. 



Tran smut at i on , 

of matters, is a fact, 319 

Treasures of Wisdom, 
(see Jewels) 

Triad, 

arClpa-, 203 

lowest, 166-7 

upper and lower, 524-6 

Triangle and Square, 
meaning of, 391 

Tri-bhuvana, 

"the three Worlds", 149 

Trinity, 

source of doctrine of, 257 

Trishna, 

thirst for manifestation, 29 

"Tropical Year", the, 206 

Truth, 

can be known, 12 

Great Seers have learned the, about Nature, 454 

inner, behind exoteric doctrines of Gautama Buddha, 189 

known by becoming the thing, 242 

known by "living the life", 531 

learned through 'pairs of opposites*, 81 

method of concealing, 424, 451 

must work to get, 341-2 

Occultiam the quintessence of, 431 

only one, 197, 473 

what is?, 196, 507 



Union, 

we are a, in four lower principles, 256 

Unity, 

hierarchy is a, 502 

in endless diversity. Nature's method, 292 

maltiplicity and, 155 

primeval, Swabhavat, 163 ■ 

"The Boundless" is not a, 180 

"The One" a, 179 

we are a, in our "upper triad", 256 



82. 



Universal Brotherhood, 

fundamental unity of all, 332 
meaning of, 532 
proof of, 488 

Universal Kosmlcal Cycle, 

lowest point of, passed, 153 

Universal Kosmos, 

iinbodied Self, 217 

Universal Solar System, 
Chief Logos of, 457 
composed of seven Planes, 455, 457 
forty-nine minor Logoi of, 457 
fourth aspect of, sacred and secret, 460 
meaning of, 459 
seven Primordial Logoi of, 457 
versus our Solar System, 451-2 

Universe, 

a Hierarchy, 104, 339 

alive, 49 

a living organism, 88, 332, 487-8, 538-9 

beginning of any, 331, 338 

built on denery scale, 64, 70 

development of, 115 

divided into seven grades of being, 404-5 

each, a Kosmic Egg, 427 

life-period of, 93 

lokas and talas of, 414 

our Kosmlcal, comprised within the Milky Way, 201 

physical, corporealized light, 44 

physiology, psychology, and pneumatology of, 496-7 

reimbodiment of, analogous with man's, 29 

secret of manifestation in, 325 

the materied, is unreal, 12, 318, 409 

there is a, at core of every atom, 423 

Universes, 

infinite multitudes of interlocking, 330-1 

Unutterable, The, 

man linked to, 2 

Upfidhis, 

three, of man, 124 
vehicles, 126, 377 

Upani shads, 

derivation, 4, 11, 23 
Theosophy of Hindfisthfin, 4 
Aitrareya-, quoted, 6 
ChhSndogya-, quoted, 13-6, 23-5 
Kena-, quoted, 5 

"Upper Triad", 

developed f37om the Monad, 113 
three entities, 256-7 



83< 



Uranus, 

does not belong to our Solar System, 175 

member of Universal Solar System, but not rf oure, 451-3 

Ushnisha, 

derivation, 425 

symbology of, in initiation, 425-7 



Vacuian, 

no, anywhere, 63, 122, 346-7, 370 

Van Helmont, 

Flemish-Netherlandish mystic, 99 

VSyu-tattwa, 352 

Veda, 4 

VedSnta, 

derivation, 4, 6, 23, 538 

•end of the Veda', 4, 380 

highest foim of Brahmanical teachings, 19 

noblest of the six Indian Schools, 307 

Vedas, 330 

Vedio text, 

translated, 167 

Vehicles, 

three essential, of Universal Life, 497 

"Veil of Isis«, 

ancient method ef raising the, 379 

Venus, 

builds Globe C , 476 
in her last Round, 174 
why, has no moon, .453 

Vergil, 

taught Hierarchies, 148 

Vioo, de, 

comet of, 50 

"Virgin Birth" , 

in Seventh Race and prophesied in Mysteries, 355 
key to, in Mystery-teaching, 342-3 

Vishnu, 

Preserver, 23 

Vishnu's Sign, 

same as '^Solomon's Seal", 415 



84. 



Vltala, 399, 402 

Void, 

Doctrine of the, 180, 374-5, 377 
Higher Planes of the Boundless, 376 
symbol of the Boundless. 818 
the Illimitable, 375 
th3 MahS-^tinyata, 422 

Vulcan, 

builds Globe A, 476 

intra-mercurial planet, 276-7 

visible to third Root-Race, 276, 299, 456 



Warning, 

against moral weakness, 165 

Water, 

evol-res from Air, 367, 391-2, 498 

Waters of Space, 

Kosmlc matter, 293 

Week, 

origin of our days of the, 211-2 

Welsh Bards, 

esoteric teachings given by, 155 

"Wheels within Wheels", 118, 404 

Will, 

conscious and unconscious, 172-3 
exercise of spiritual, necessary, 515 
Kriy&sakti and, 510 
one consistent, behind all Being, 466 

Wills, 

conflict of, produces evil, 52, 156-7 

"laws" of Nature are. of Higher Beings, 171-2 

Winter Solstice, 

Easter, and Christmas, 222 

new moon at, opens secret cycle, 211 

Wisdom, 

Budhiam means, 189 
esoteric, based on Nature, 205 
remedy for folly, 534 
seven keys to ancient, 157 



85. 

Wisdom-Religion, 

affected Mohammedanism, 75 
knowledge of, affords test of Truth, 128 
reason for sectarian departures from, 324 
value of studying, 117 

Wondrous Being, The, 159-50, 163, 178-85, 191, 195, 200, 205 

235, 237, 241, 255 
analogy with personal self, 217 
an entity, 198 

Banyan, key-word to teaching on, 191 
Calendar and, 223 

Dhyfini-Buddha of the Fourth Round, 200, 306 
Globe D, of, 234 

highest DhySini-Chohan of our G-lohe, 441 
"home" of, 254 
Kosmic, 217 

Kosmic correspondence of Milky Way to, 201 
Lord Buddha and, 189 
Lord Buddha as our Silent Watcher, 361 
many grades of, 357 
nature of, 252-3 
of Secret Doctrine, 357 

one, for each Globe, for Planetary Chain, and for Solar Syst«n, 441 
one, for Race, Globe, and Planetary Chain, 263 
or Great Initiator, 182 
our Highest Self, 192-3, 197, 200 
our, on eighth Plane, 220 
relation of human ego to, 201 
Root-Base of Hierarchy, 220 
septenary entity, 235 
Seventh Jewel and, 217 
summit of all, on tenth Plane, 220 
supreme head of Buddhic Hierarchy, 341 
the Great Sacrifice, 183-5 
the Silent Watcher, 178-85, 360 
three-fold manifestation of, 198 
worked through H.P.Blavatsky, 361-2 

"Word" , 

sounding of Sacred, 522-3 

World, 

birth of a, 347 

defined, 413 

life of Ancient, baaed on the Mysteries, 425 

our physical, but the husk of Reality, 409-10, 423 

World-Building, 

Stoics teaching about, 114-5 



86. 



Worlds, 

all have their own life and beings, 257^8 

are etataa of matter, 394, 398 

bom and die like children, 448 

evolution of, 114 

Hierarchioal system of, in Greek end Latin thought, 148-9 

innumerable, 257 

lokas and talas are, 416 

our present place on Kosmioal, 372, 404 

•planes' are, 443-5 

teaching about, imbodied in first 'Jewel', 182 

the four, 392 

visible, but the shell, 423 

World-Teachers, 

persecution of, in every age, 483 



YSna, 

definition, 156 

Ytlska, 

Sanskrit commentator, 167 

Year, 

anomalistic and sidereal, 206 

beginning of the, in various countries, 207, 209-10 

esoteric, 210-11 

Mystic, starts January 4th, civil should start Peet2l8t to 2Sad, i 

"Tropical", used by the ancients, 206 

Years, 

100 Divine, of our System, 153 

Yetzlrah, 

world of Fonination in QabbSl&h, 392 

Yoga, 

creation by passive, 345-6 
creation by Will and, 510 

time-period of Krita-, 92 



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87. 



Zeno, 

founder of School of the Stoics, 366 

Zero, 

age-old symbol, 180, 217-8 

Zeus, 36, 370 

Stoic conception of, 428 

Zodiac, 

correspondences between Globes, Planets and, 487-9 
twelve Globes correspond to twelve signs of, 463 

Zohar, 

is exoteric, 69 
quoted, 6 
splendor , 68-9 

Zoroaster, 

Book of the Prophet, qjioted, 359-60 






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