Re: Is infallibility possible on this planet
Sep 23, 2004 11:38 AM
by Anand Gholap
My answer is word authority is wrong. About Mars and Mercury, I am
not interested in what chain they belong to.
Danile, you wrote "Anand, I am trying to understand your point of
view and thinking on this matter and how you are arriving at such
Just now I typed following message for somebody else and it I think
will tell how I arrive at conclusions. E-mail is-
As you know officially there is no authority in TS which tells this
is right and that is wrong. Every member has to use his own
intuition, intellect, judgment, knowledge, wisdom etc. After using it
TS member arrives at a decision that these books and articles would
be useful to people. And so he promotes it.
My personal policy is I use intuition, intellect, judgment,
knowledge, wisdom etc. Then think which books will be useful to
people. Also I recommend mostly books by writers who I think were
actual disciples. I don't recommend books by mere intellectual
interpreters who many times write books on spirituality just to earn
royalty etc. But his judgment depends on personal judgment and
spiritually and intellectually evolved person will have more accurate
--- In firstname.lastname@example.org, "Daniel H. Caldwell"
> You wrote:
> "Infallibility is not possible on this
> planet even for Masters, HPB was far too
> away from infallibility. Masters have clearly
> written this. So I don't want to repeat same point.
> Was the above in reply to my posting:
> Anand on Blavatsky's "mistakes"
> If so, "infallibility" was not really the topic
> of my posting.
> Let me refresh your memory.
> The main question was:
> "Anand, I would like to know why you think HPB using
> the word 'authority' or 'authoritative' was a
> mistake? Why was it a 'mistake'?
> And how do you know it was a mistake?
> Maybe it was NOT a 'mistake'. Have you ever considered
> Another question was . . . .
> Did HPB make a mistake when she wrote:
> "...neither Mars nor Mercury belong to our chain. They are, along
> with the other planets, septenary Units in the great host
> of our system, and all are as visible as their upper globes are
> invisible. . . ."
> And if you think HPB was wrong about this, why do think
> I repeat:
> Anand, I am trying to understand your point of view and thinking on
> this matter and how you are arriving at such conclusions.
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