Gottfried de Purucker () was a longtime resident of theTheosophical Society based in Point Loma and was Leader of that. GOTTFRIED DE PURUCKER was born in at Suffern, New York, son of a prominent Anglican minister who for some years served as chaplain of the. Articles about Gottfried de Purucker, leader of the Theosophical Society , a his clear exposition of theosophy.

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It should be read only by those who are not too prone to regard its author as inspired or as having access to facts not hitherto given out, a claim for which not the slimmest evidence has been given.

Blavatsky and decide for yourself. Golden precepts of Esotericism. William Judge, although highly regarded and respected, is pushed into the background. You are commenting using your Twitter account.

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Even the Glossary entry you quote makes the clear distinction, with no typo: If possible, verify the text with references provided in the foreign-language article.

William Kingsland, who had been a pupil of H. Where it seems we differ is on the question of whether Brahman i. It was once, in incalculable aeons gone by, a man. Also sloka 3 of the 8th discourse: They will question whether he is not overdoing the matter of infinities, up, down, north, south, east and west, and whether it is really true that every atom of the billions in a speck of dust, or an incomprehensible something associated with it, is going to develop into a god, into a Parabrahm, a super-Parabrahm, and to continue doing so world without end, a process which should certainly result in time in a horrible glut, crowding and elbowing of gods.

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The years from until were spent traveling and working, largely in Europe, before moving to Point Loma and joining the staff at Lomalandthe headquarters of the Theosophical Society, under the leadership of Katherine Tingley.

HPB, greatly revered, is nevertheless viewed as having prepared the way for de Purucker and her own teachings gottfgied made subservient to his, no matter the discrepancies or contradictions. Again, we ask no-one to take our word for it but to discover for themselves whether what we say is true or not.


Sinnett and what originated in the lucubrations of the learned author himself. If this be pyrucker, why is it that both the Pasadena and Point Loma Societies have deliberately allowed all of her writings to go out of print and stay out of print, with the exception of a small number of articles and passages which have been carefully edited and republished in the form of two or three small books?

And, the whole purpose, the whole effort, of purucke evolution, according to the teaching of this ancient wisdom, is this: Who put it upon me? No man can live unto himself alone; no man can tread the pathway — the still, small, old purcker — of the spiritual self within him, alone. When preparing for the priesthood, he specialized in Hebrew, Latin and Greek. A year later he returned to Geneva to spend some time with the family and only returned in to the United States, where he settled permanently gottfrued Point Loma, California.

In the words of Purucker: Some will ask whether it is really true that there are multitudinous inhabited planets in our solar system which are on a lower plane of materiality than our earth, yet invisible to us p.

Already during his administration, he taught a lot in the public mainly in the Temple of Peace in Point Lomahe led member as well as private courses of in-depth study of esoteric philosophy. From that time xe, Purucker taught classes, gave lectures and wrote several works on Theosophy.

Gottfried de Purucker

He dr been involved in many activities and in the early years of his arrival in Point Loma acted as private secretary of Katherine Tingley and later as a member of her cabinet.

Blavatsky and the Masters. Ten of these, although there are quite a lot more, are the following: This is my personal understanding. Are we going to see the Theosophical Movement disgraced by quibbles about a word?

Purucker and his followers did not agree but this does not change the facts. His father was a priest for several years and has worked in Geneva and then in Rome and Strasbourg, while his mother came from a reputable family in New England. Never knew much about this GDP person. Notify me of new comments via email. This I can do for the simple reason that these, my three great Predecessors, never had the opportunity to do what Karma now impels and compels me to do: Blavatsky in a direct and unbroken line of chosen successors.


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And if Brother Ronald Morris will realize that the entire field of my goytfried on this point is comprised in H. No man can live unto himself alone; no man can tread the pathway — the still, small, old pathway — of the spiritual self within him, alone.

It is not denied that Tingley and de Purucker published the works of both HPB and William Judge, although it also cannot be denied that many of such publications, when not edited or abridged, contained unnecessary insertions and additions of self-promoting material from Katherine Tingley, presenting herself as world leader of the Puricker, etc. It is quite well known in Theosophical circles that de Purucker placed emphasis on the need for union and unity amongst Theosophists and the various different Theosophical organisations and associations.

Of the Theosophical literature, he said: Our ideals are they of the original Theosophical Society of our beloved H.

But now, from a study of the theosophical literature, my heart awaking, I began to realize what there was, not only in me, but in my fellows; and I said to myself: As said above, anyone may present his own views, original, perhaps.

The years from until were spent traveling and working, largely in Europe, before moving to Point Loma and joining the staff at Lomalandthe headquarters of the Theosophical Society, under the leadership of Katherine Tingley.

Purucker’s father, an Anglican minister, prepared his son for his future with the church through extensive training in language and religious studies.