Re: research question
Jun 02, 1997 05:30 PM
by Dr. A.M.Bain
In message <firstname.lastname@example.org>,
>> >I'd also be interested in what our learned list members have to say on
>> >this. (Paging scholarly, but down-to-earth Alan). But I have a general
>> Not scholarly on this one, Titus! I wold comment, however, that from an
>> outside viewpoint, there could be said to a number of theosophies, not
>> all of which are in 100% agreement, on the surface at least. My own
>> specialist area is Kabalah, which is *a* theosophy, but different in
>> some respects from HPB and other theosophies. And my Kabalah is
>> different in some respects from that of other Kabalists.
>Well, as I saw mentioned on the awesome Icelandic TS Web site (thanks,
>Einar!!!!), theosophy includes the study of comparative religions anyway. So,
>could you have a go at it from the Kabalistic point of view that you
>specialize in, Alan? And, with Mark and Titus, I'd too like to hear comments
>resolving the Atman/Brahman vs. the anatman concepts. Thanks!!
Well now, how about you provide some theosophical definitions (in plain
English) of some theosophical terms (like Atman, or Atma, Buddhi, Manas)
*as you see them* and I will offer some comparisons (with commentary)
from Kabalist teaching ... ?
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