Re: A Serious Question
Nov 02, 1996 05:19 AM
by Patrick Alessandra Jr.
> > It can take many years (perhaps decades), even
> > for an Initiate, to transmute the circumstances and personality
> > difficulties in which they incarnated in order to create and bring forth
> > such a pure expression.
> Boy, you ain't just whistlin' Dixie on that last sentence, Patrick!
> Looking at it from an astrologer's point of view, one can also see
> that in most individuals charts, there are positive and negative
> potentials for a personality.
Indeed, it seems that people on the path do usually have an
adventurous combination of squares and oppositions (like four squares to
Uranus with Venus opposed!), hopefully with one or two key trines and
perhaps a stellium to show the way to resolution. Part of the sacrifice
of incarnation is supposed to be the taking on of some personality
"stuff" that is part of the general karma of humanity and transmuting it
as one struggles across the decades. This is certainly evident in HPB's
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