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Weekly Theme for Contemplation: The Lotus

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    Weekly Theme for Contemplation: The Lotus

    “It is extremely difficult to plant a lotus, but once it buries its roots deeply
    in the soil, it is strong and will multiply beyond belief.” — Aquarian Almanac

     

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Weekly Theme for Contemplation: The Lotus


  • ModeratorTN
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    April 27, 2019 Weekly Theme for Contemplation: The Lotus

    Love is the mingling of boldness and fear which
    comes through great fervor. — RAMÓN LULL

    The fire is hidden in the light, and gives to the light its power, strength and
    might, so that together there is an eternal union, and one without the other would
    not be. — JACOB BÖEHME


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    April 28, 2019 Theme for Contemplation: The Lotus
    And let a man maintain this mindful love whether he stands, walks, sits
    or lies. For in all the world this state of heart is best. — BUDDHA

    Pure divine love is not merely the blossom of a human heart,
    but has its roots in eternity. — H. P. BLAVATSKY


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    April 29, 2019 Theme for Contemplation: The Lotus
    I abandoned myself to life and to nature, and they cradled me
    with an infinite gentleness. — HENRI FRÉDÉRIC AMIEL

    Love is a discerning of the infinite in the finite —
    of the ideal made real. — THOMAS CARLYLE


  • Gerry Kiffe
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    Gerry Kiffe

    Here is a great saying of HPB’s: “Symbols of divine truth were not invented for the amusement of the ignorant; they are alpha and omega of philosophic thought.”

    Would anyone like to comment on the symbolism of the Lotus?


  • ModeratorTN
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    April 30, 2019 Theme for Contemplation: The Lotus

    Ask my heart, it will tell Thee
    That I climb higher and higher,
    Always seeking a glimpse of Thee.
    — MIRA


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    May 1, 2019 Theme for Contemplation: The Gospel According to Thomas
    Nature is the universal teacher.

    — PARACELSUS

    We are spirits clad in veils;
    Man by man was never seen;
    And our deep communing fails
    To remove the shadowy screen.
    — C. P. CRANCH


  • ModeratorTN
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    May 2 , 2019 Weekly Theme for Contemplation: The Lotus
    I always offer my salutations to Him alone who is free from attachment and aversion, worldliness and ignorance, who is endowed with compassion towards all creatures, and is graced with the marks of magnanimity.
    — HANUMAN NATAKA

    In the ‘Chidagnikunda’ (the heart) dwells the
    Divine Fire. — BHAVANI SHANKAR


  • ModeratorTN
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    May 2 , 2019 Weekly Theme for Contemplation: The Lotus
    I always offer my salutations to Him alone who is free from attachment and aversion, worldliness and ignorance, who is endowed with compassion towards all creatures, and is graced with the marks of magnanimity.
    — HANUMAN NATAKA

    In the ‘Chidagnikunda’ (the heart) dwells the
    Divine Fire. — BHAVANI SHANKAR


  • ModeratorTN
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    Friday
    May 3, 2019 Weekly Theme for Contemplation: The Lotus

    I always offer my salutations to Him alone who is free from attachment and aversion, worldliness and ignorance, who is endowed with compassion towards all creatures, and is graced with the marks of magnanimity. — HANUMAN NATAKA

    In the ‘Chidagnikunda’ (the heart) dwells the
    Divine Fire. — BHAVANI SHANKAR

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