7 February 2015
Adyar—Home of the TS
We screen this 59 mins
video to commemorate Adyar Day which falls on 17 February.
Shot on location in
Chennai (Madras), India, this beautifully illustrated documentary looks at
the history, life, and work of the international headquarters of the
14 February 2015
The Founders Go to India
Our VP, Tang Kwok
Choon, continues his talk on the early days of the TS.
from the Masters the founders go to India and were immediately plunged into
a flurry of activities. The talk will cover the role of of new personalities
and the impact on the TS. There will be a virtual tour of Adyar.
28 February 2015
The Restoration of the Mysteries
Choong Chi Pin
gives the second of a two-part talk based on the lecture of the same title
delivered by Annie Besant in London on 8th June 1913.
On the lecture, Annie
“As science grew stronger
and stronger, it grew strong by first-hand knowledge of the physical world
to which its researches were limited, but the Knowers of the other worlds,
those who ought to have been the experts of spiritual science, those were
not found among us, and so we could not meet experiment with experiment,
knowledge with knowledge. The one could speak positively, the other could
speak only hopefully. The one could bring experiment to verify, the other
could only point to the experiments of the past. And it was no wonder that
exoteric religion, failing the esoteric knowledge, gave way before the
advances of science; that science itself became materialistic, and has had
to begin to pass away from materialism without the assistance of