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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.

Links Between the Living and the Dead
GA 140

Two lectures given to members of the Anthroposophical Society in Bergen, 10th and 11th October, 1913. Also entitled, Descriptive Sketches of the Spiritual World. These are the 19th and 20th lectures in the lecture series entitled, Occult Investigation of Life between Death and Rebirth.

Translated from shorthand reports unrevised by the lecturer. The original texts are included as the last two lectures in the volume of the complete edition in German of the works of Rudolf Steiner entitled: Okkulte Untersuchungen über das Leben zwischen Tod und neuer Geburt Die lebendige Wechselwirkung zwischen Lebenden und Toten.

I. Links Between the Living and the Dead October 10, 1913
II. The Transformation of Earthly Forces into Clairvoyant Faculties October 11, 1913

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