Monthly Archives: December 2010

Max Theon and Mirra Alfassa in an Aurobindo biography

        For illumination of the origins of  The Church of Light, the most intriguing scholarly biography of the past decade is The Lives of Sri Aurobindo by Peter Heehs (Columbia University Press 2008).  The collision of Eastern and Western spiritualities … Continue reading

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The Late Lord Lytton and the Masters (1884 article)

THE LATE LORD LYTTON AND THE MASTERS (The Theosophist, October 1884, p. 17, newly published on www.theosophy.net along with the entire first five year run of the journal, thanks to the labors of Marc Demarest, David Reigle, and Joe Fulton among … Continue reading

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James Martin Peebles

One of the most visible leaders of Spiritualism in 19th century America, James Martin Peebles was also a pivotal factor in the intersecting histories of the Theosophical Society, the Arya Samaj of India, and the Buddhists of Sri Lanka.  This … Continue reading

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