Thursday, July 8, 2010

A MODERN REVIVAL OF ANCIENT WISDOM

A MODERN REVIVAL OF ANCIENT WISDOM - Alvin Boyd Kuhn


Since this work was designed to be one of a series of studies in American religions, the treatment of the subject was consciously limited to those aspects of Theosophy which are in some manner distinctively related to America. This restriction has been difficult to enforce for the reason that, though officially born here, Theosophy has never since its inception had its headquarters on this continent. The springs of the movement have emanated from foreign sources and influences. Its prime inspiration has come from ancient Oriental cultures.
America in this case has rather adopted an exotic cult than evolved it from the conditions of her native milieu.

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