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Rudolf Steiner Archive

Calendar of the Soul

Northern Hemisphere
Week 36

Within my being's depths there speaks,
Intent on revelation,
The cosmic Word mysteriously:
Imbue your labor's aims
With my bright spirit light
To sacrifice yourself through me.

Southern Hemisphere
Week 10

To summer's radiant heights
The sun in shining majesty ascends;
It takes my human feeling
Into its own wide realms of space.
Within my inner being stirs
Presentiment which heralds dimly,
You shall in future know:
A godly being now has touched you.

—Translation by Ruth and Hans Pusch

See GA 40 for full calendar and German text.

Descriptive Sketches of the Spiritual World
GA 140

Notes from two lectures given at Bergen, Norway 10th and 11th October, 1913 (the nineteenth and twentieth of twenty lectures from the volume Occult Investigation of Life between Death and Rebirth). Published in German as, Okkulte Untersuchungen Ueber das Leben Zwischen Tod und Neuer Geburt. Die lebendige Wechselwirkung zwischen Lebenden und Toten. These lectures, unrevised by the author, are also known as, Links Between the Living and the Dead Lectures I and II. Edited by H. Collison

Lecture I October 10, 1913
Lecture II October 11, 1913

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