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Calendar of the Soul

Northern Hemisphere
Week 34

In secret inwardly to feel
How all that I've preserved of old
Is quickened by new-risen sense of self:
This shall, awakening, pour forth cosmic forces
Into the outer actions of my life
And growing, mould me into true existence.

Southern Hemisphere
Week 8

The senses' might grows strong
United with the gods' creative work;
It presses down my power of thinking
Into a dreamlike dullness.
When godly being
Desires union with my soul,
Must human thinking
In quiet dream-life rest content.

—Translation by Ruth and Hans Pusch

See GA 40 for full calendar and German text.

Geographic Medicine
GA 178

Two lectures delivered in St. Gallen, Switzerland, in November of 1917. Authorized translation from the German of Notes unrevised by the lecturer. Published by kind permission of the Rudolf Steiner Nachlassverwaltung, Dornach, Switzerland.

A part of Steiner's Lectures to Members, these are lectures 5 and 6 of nine lectures in the volume: Individual Spiritual Beings Working in the Human Soul. Published in German as: Individuelle Geistwesen und Ihr Wirken in der Seele des Menschen. Geistige Wesen und ihre Wirkungen. Also known as: Hidden Forces in the Being of Man (vol. 178 in the Bibliographic Survey).

I. Knowledge of the Supersensible and Riddles of the Human Soul November 15, 1917
II. The Mystery of the Double: Geographic Medicine November 16, 1917

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