Harmony of the Creative Word

Harmony of the Creative Word: The Human Being and the Elemental, Animal, Plant and Mineral Kingdoms

Paperback Published on: 01/06/2001
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Synopsis

In one of his most popular lecture courses - formerly published as Man as Symphony of the Creative Word - Rudolf Steiner presents an extraordinary panorama of spiritual knowledge centring on the human being. We are the harmony of creation - a microcosm - containing within us 'all the laws and secrets of the world'. Steiner begins by speaking about our inner relationship to three ancient and sacred representatives of the animal kingdom - eagle, lion and bul - and to the forces of the cosmos that form them. He goes on to deepen these themes by approaching the plant and animal worlds in the context of planetary and cosmic evolution. A new category is then introduced: the elemental nature spirits - the metaphysical beings who work with plants and animals. Steiner gives a unique and intimate description of them and describes the cooperation they offer to mankind. Finally, the human being - the 'harmony of the Creative Word' - is placed at the heart of this spiritual celebration of life.

  • Publisher: Rudolf Steiner Press
  • ISBN: 9781855840980
  • Number of pages: 240
  • Dimensions: 215 x 153 mm

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Harmony of the Creative Word: lectures by Rudolf Steiner
These lectures give a beautiful picture of the harmony of the different levels of nature including the human being, their spiritual relationships, and why ... READ MORE
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