THE ESOTERIC CHARACTER OF THE GOSPELS
Oct 10, 2000 05:00 PM
Here's the link to the article you referred to:
--- In email@example.com, "Dennis Kier" <dennw3k@e...> wrote:
> There are some interesting writings that concern some of the things
> raised here, in the article, THE ESOTERIC CHARACTER OF THE GOSPELS,
> written by H.P.Blavatsky (If references to her writings are
> in this forum). The article appeared in Lucifer, Vol. I, No. 3,
> November, 1887, pp. 173-180. If you don't have access to that, it is
> reprinted in H.P. BLAVATSKY COLLECTED WRITINGS, Volume VIII, 1887,
> Pub. The Theosophical Publishing House, Wheaton, Ill. pages 172 to
> 239. I think, but am not sure, but maybe ULT also has a Collected
> Writings series.
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: Arthur Gregory <arthra999@y...>
> To: <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> Sent: Monday, October 09, 2000 8:34 AM
> Subject: Re: Theos-World Jesus in Tibet?
> > I was able to confirm a few things I did not know before or did
> > appreciate as a result of investigating the Jesus in India or
> > story:
> > 1) There was a wide use of Aramaic script or derivative scripts
> > Sogdiana by use of the Manichaeans as well as in Gandhara through
> > Kharoshti script. So we know there was Aramaean influence in
> > and Central Asia before the expansion of Islam in those areas.
> > 2) Pali was used in some Buddhist circles as far north as Kashmir.
> > Most scholars assume Pali was not used at all in Kashmir and
> > this has been disproved by the discovery of a Pali document
> > Maitreya prophecies found in Kashmir... also we now know that
> > Theravadin and Mahayana Buddhism existed together in the great
> > schools and universities of northern India.
> > Trade routes between the middle east and India were well
> > the time of Christ.
> > I believe that the Qumran community of the Essenes was either
> > involved in the early origins of Christianity or there may have
> > similar Nazorean community separate but similar to the Essenes
> > the actual community of "Jesus" and or "John the Baptist". You
> > study the Mandaean scriptures to find support for this.
> > - Arthur Gregory
> > =====
> > "Nothing is higher than Mount Meru nor anything more expansive
> the sky. Similarly know that no Dharma is equal to Ahimsa in this
> > - Bhakta-Parijna: 91
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