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Re: HPB admitted she misunderstood teaching given by the Masters

Nov 27, 2004 12:20 PM
by Anand Gholap

This letter was written in 1887. That means she had learned by 
experience of decades that she often made mistakes in understanding 
Masters' teaching.

--- In, "Anand Gholap" <AnandGholap@A...> 
> On 4 th January 1887 HPB wrote letter to Col. Olcott after Subba 
> (S.R.) gave opinion about Proem of SD. 
> HPB writes " ........Let S.R. do what he likes. I give him carte 
> blanche. I trust in his wisdom far more than in mine, for I may 
> misunderstood in many a point both Master and the Old G. (other 
> Adept). They give me facts only and rarely dictate in succession. I 
> am no maker of books you know it........"
> It not only tells wisdom of SR but also tells that she did 
> misunderstand things which went into her writing.
> Later when she sent draft of Secrete Doctrine to Subba Raw for 
> correcting mistakes. He went through it and told her that if he was 
> to correct it he would have to write whole book again.

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