«White Lotus Day»
08.05.2020 an OPEN SCHOOL of THEOSOPHY was held for the day of memory of Elena Petrovna Blavatsky
For the first time, Russian and foreign Theosophists gathered on a single online platform, on the day of the White lotus.
The total number of participants is 126, 46 participants registered, and 16 participants were connected to the video for simultaneous viewing.
Technical solutions of the zoom program made it possible to translate the entire Seminar into English (simultaneous translation). The organizers of the meeting express their heartfelt appreciation and gratitude to the interpreters who provided simultaneous interpretation – to Olga Fedorova, Areg Mehakian and Olga Isayeva.
The meeting began with a minute of silence, a tribute to Helena Petrovna Blavatsky.
Vladimir Yaryi (President of the “Adamant” Lodge of the Theosophical Society) in his opening speech welcomed all Theosophists, told about the significance of Elena Petrovna Blavatsky and the importance of studying the scientific heritage left behind, about the meditative work “Pearls of the East”, thoughts for every day collected by Elena Petrovna Blavatsky.
The School of theosophy began with a meditation on the Thought of the Day 8 yeast (“Pearls of the East” by E. P. Blavatsky)
“Whether you are pure or not is your own choice, no one can purify others.”
Vladimir Vasilyevich introduced the Kalachakra system to the audience, the main aspects of Nidanas, the energy of the century, of the year, of the week and of the day. He revealed the connection of the conformity method between Kalachakra and the Secret Doctrine.
Eugene Shaburnikova (Vice-President of the “Adamant” Lodge of the Theosophical Society) presented research material on the “Voice of Silence” by Elena Petrovna Blavatsky, the theme “Four Halls” was presented according to the Plans of Existence, symbols and esoteric concepts from the “Secret Doctrine” were revealed.
The main task of Russian Theosophists “Studying the scientific works of E. P. Blavatsky, first of all,the “Secret Doctrine”, which the E.P.B. dedicated to all true Theosophists, and the application of this knowledge in the life of every day»
During the meeting, questions were raised, one around topical issues, “how can classical medicine help today in the context of a coronavirus pandemic»
There were greetings and words of gratitude from the participants of the seminar: Arni Narendran – Blavatsky Lodge of Mumbai (India), Erix Masyariq – Theosophical society of Indonesia, Ramprakash ML from Bangalore, leading teacher of the United Lodge of India, Sushma Webber from Bangalore and Simon Webber – Theosophical Society of New Zealand (Wellington Lodge). Foreign Theosophists expressed their gratitude and hope for the organization of such meetings-Seminars: “We are happy to meet with such a deep understanding of the Teachings of Elena Blavatsky by Russian Theosophists”, ” thank you for inviting me to join this meeting. This is very interesting and I am very interested in Kalachakra, this is the first time I see it… so impressive and powerful!”, ” A wonderful meeting and experience of Russian Theosophists, I believe that the entire universe is built according to the plan. Kalachakra is a very useful knowledge, understanding of which will happen in the near future”, “Excellent organization of such an important event for all Theosophists of the world, we look forward to seeing you again. Thank you! Our hearts are with you.”
The meeting was also attended by Russian Theosophists, members of the “Garuda” Lodge, “Adamant” Lodge, “Blavatsky Lodge”, “Om-Tara” Lodge, “The Light of Truth” Lodge, and the Moscow school of theosophy.
We ended this memorable day with a general viewing of the video of Elena Petrovna Blavatsky’s favourite song “Nochenka” performed by people’s artist of the USSR Sergey Lemeshev.
The sounds and pictures of the video took us back to the days when Elena Petrovna Blavatsky lived…
“Music touches our heart! Yes, long live the Teachings of our beloved EPB” – so our brothers’ Theosophists wrote to us after watching the video of the song “Nochenka”.
Light and Love to All! Happy White Lotus Day!
On the day of Memory of Helena Petrovna Blavatsky! AUM.