Re: Theos-World Reading the same books over and over
Sep 23, 2004 04:18 AM
by Morten N. Olesen
The theosophical fact is:
Some books are meant to be re-read and others not.
It all depends on the individual.
----- Original Message -----
From: "nhcareyta" <nhcareyta@y...>
Sent: Thursday, September 23, 2004 9:04 AM
Subject: Theos-World Reading the same books over and over
> Paul, in your posting http://groups.yahoo.com/group/theos-
> talk/message/18911 you wrote in part:
> >"BUT reading the same kinds of books or the same exact books over
> and over accomplishes nothing for me and I >don't get positive vibes
> from those who do so."
> This may be true of some books, however people often report to me
> that re-reading the same book a couple of years after the previous
> occasion brings them greater understanding and deeper insight. This
> reminds me of a comment made by Joy Mills some 12 years ago after she
> had been studying and lecturing in the Secret Doctrine and Mahatma
> Letters for 50 years. In paraphrase she said she now felt she was
> really coming to terms with some of the Doctrine's concepts. At that
> time, her knowledge of the Secret Doctrine could fairly be described
> as formidable.
> From this, it would appear there may be more in the Secret Doctrine
> and Mahatma Letters at least than first meets the eye of knowledge;
> the heart of understanding perhaps?
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