- Memory . . . . . . . . . . .- The Secret Doctrine . . . . . . .- "Great Beings" .. . . . . . . . .- The How and Why of True Occult Study . . . . .- On H.P.B. . . . . . .- Notes . . . . . . .- APPENDIX- "A Comparison of C.W. Leadbeater's
With the Writings of H.P.Blavatsky, William Q. Judge, and G. de Purucker" - M. Jaqua . . . . . . . .- "Rev. Leadbeater Off the Trail" - R.S. Gherwal . . . . . .- "Two Schools of Thought" - Boris de Zirkoff . . . .- Flowers From a Neo-Theosophical Garden" - H.N. Stokes . . . .- "The Hidden Voice" - W.E. Small . . . . . . . .- "The Psychic World - Beware!" - G. de Purucker . . . . .- "Smogged With 'Astral Intoxication"' - Vonda Urban . . . .==============
Theosophy Versus Neo-Theosophy
, compiled by Margaret Thomas, (member of theTheosophical Society, Scotland, Wales and England, 1912-1924) was originally publishedin mimeograph form as
Theosophy or Neo-Theosophy?
and was reprinted in Victor Endersby's
serially from December, 1952 through October, 1953. Thisreprint is taken from Endersby's publication. Some additional comparison quotations havebeen added by this editor, and numerous notes by Victor Endersby and this editor havealso been included. It is felt that the value of this compilation is as a comparison of philosophies and not as a historical reprint or source of original thought or teachings, andthus the additions to the original.Blavatsky magazine articles have been referenced to
Blavatsky Collected Writings
(Theosophical Publishing House).
The Secret Doctrine
used was that identical with theoriginal published by The Theosophy Company (Los Angeles).
The Mahatma Letters
is thatpublished by Theosophical University Press (Pasadena).
Five Years of Theosophy
is thatpublished by The Theosophy Company. All "Neo-Theosophy" quotes have not been able to be checked. Quotes from thefollowing books were able to be checked:
A Study in Consciousness
Man:Whence, How and Whither
First Principles of Theosophy
("The Theosophical Press , Wheaton, IL., no date);
The Inner Life I
The Inner Life II
("The Theosophical Publishing Society", London, 1911);
A Textbook of Theosophy
The Hidden Side of Things I & II
Death - And After?
('The Theosophical Publishing Society", London, 1914);
(TPH/Quest Abridged Edition, 1987);
(TPH, 1939); and
At the Feet of theMaster
(TPH, 1974, pamphlet). The quotes from
Adyar Bulletins, the
, an interview with the Associated Press from Besant, and
Scienceof the Sacraments
were unable to be checked with originals. Additionally,
The Key to Theosophy
used is Theosophical University Press, 1987,