The Theosophical
Society in Australia

Blavatsky Lodge Sydney

Gosford Group

Meets 2nd Tuesday of each month 8.00pm to 10.00pm

2022 Programme


Tuesday 8th February
Christine Challis   What are the 12 houses of astrology?
The houses are where our experiences are played out according to where the planets are focused in our birth charts. A brief discussion of individual charts will bring this topic to life.

Tuesday 8th March
Pedro Oliveira   Theosophy and Psychism
Discussing one aspect of Astrology which may give a new insight into your life.

Tuesday 12th April
Mariette Blackmore    Reasons for planning your life before birth
There's a reason for everything. Your current life has a spiritual purpose, but you may wonder, as you wade through life's problems, 'Why on earth would I have 'planned' this for myself?' Well, here's your chance to find out!
(Source: Rob & Liesel Schwartz, "Awakening to the Spiritual Purpose of the Life You Planned Before Birth".)

Tuesday 10th May
Joanne Cho    The history, purpose, and benefits of Esperanto
Esperanto is an invented language which consists of parts of several European languages, which was designed to help people from different countries communicate with each other. It is a means to break down language barriers and create a harmonious, peaceful way of connecting to each other (particularly after WWII).

Tuesday 14th June
Dr Katya Todarello    Tapping into the Vedic philosophy
and connecting to your Higher Self through the ancient transformational game of self-knowledge, Leela.

Tuesday 12th July
Suzy Greene    Near death experience
A first-hand recollection of the experience of dying, the return journey of soul to body, and the strong personal messages gained.

Tuesday 9th August
Dr Ian Ellis-Jones    Fairy Tales and Theosophy
There is a close connection between Theosophy and fairy tales. The talk will explore this connection and its significance for us today, drawing upon several well-known fairy tales and excerpts from Theosophical teachings.

Tuesday 14th September
Keith Howes    Mystery School. Magic School. Mighty School!
Keith Howes looks back at his 75 years of Theosophical education in Life, Love, Laughter and Learning.

Tuesday 11th October
Isolde Sueltemeyer    Beauty and Beyond - The Life and Art of Sulamith Wuelfing
A visual and in depth look at 20th Century extraordinary German artist’s reflection of her visions of angels, elfins and her spiritual journey.

Tuesday 8th November
Gerard Brennan, President, Indo-Pacific Federation of the TS   The Divine Wisdom - Beyond Ideology
Explore how we can experience the deeper aspects of Theosophy - the Ancient Wisdom, which lie well beyond the limitations of the discursive mind, leading to the wellspring of our true Self. Intellectual understanding is important, but we may dare to dive within and discover the heart of Theosophy.

Tuesday 13th December
AGM and discussion. AGM & Celebrating Christmas & learnings from 2022
Also, planning for 2023 talks -- wish list of topics.


Co-ordinators: Vivien and Assistant: Mariette: 0402 483 317
Programme:
Pamela: 0415 288 873
Secretary/Treasurer: Roni: (02) 4358 1413

Meetings: 8pm Every second Tuesday of the month at Narara Community Centre, Pandala Rd, Narara NSW 2250

Note: Should Covid rules change, then Zoom meeting will be held.

Study Group: Meets 4th Tuesday of each month (January to November) 10am to 12.30pm. Bring a plate to share for lunch (finishes about 2pm). Held at member’s home on Central Coast. Current book reading: The Secret Life of Trees by Colin Tudge.


Objects of The Theosophical Society:

  1. To form a nucleus of the Universal Brotherhood of Humanity, without distinction of race, creed, sex, caste or colour.
  2. To encourage the study of comparative religion, philosophy and science.
  3. To investigate the unexplained laws of nature and the powers latent in the human being.

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