Welcome to the Theosophical Society in England

emblem-separator-1The word Theosophy  has been used for many centuries, it is of Greek origin meaning Wisdom of the Gods (theo – of Gods, sophia– wisdom). Wisdom cannot be enclosed within words, it is a Truth which must be discovered and experienced by each one for themselves. Theosophy, sometimes known as the Ageless Wisdom, is the Light which shines through the many coloured lamps of religion. It is the thread of truth in scriptures, creeds, symbols, myths and rituals. Divine Wisdom is One, the paths towards it are many.

The Theosophical Society, founded in 1875, is a worldwide body whose primary object is Universal Brotherhood without distinction based on the realization that life, and all its diverse forms, human and non-human, is indivisibly One.
The Society imposes no belief on its members, who are united by a common search for Truth and desire to learn the meaning and purpose of existence through study, reflection, self-responsibility, and loving service.
Theosophy is the wisdom underlying all religions when they are stripped of accretions and superstitions. It offers a philosophy which renders life intelligible and demonstrates that justice and love guide the cosmos. Its teachings aid the unfoldment of the latent spiritual nature in the human being.
hpb-olcott

emblem-separator-1

NEWS

Summer School Saturday 5-12 August 2017

pathways

This year we are returning to Hillscourt, the Headquarters and Conference Centre of the NASUWT, situated in the beautiful wooded Lickey Hills near Rednal on the outskirts of Birmingham.

The title for the week-long school is “Many Paths; one Goal” and the guest speaker is Mr Michael Gomes, the well-known theosophical historian and writer. Michael lives in New York and will be giving the Blavatsky Lecture which will celebrate 100 years of Blavatsky lectures. He will also be giving a public lecture entitled “The Benefits of Theosophy” and a third lecture on HPB’s esoteric instructions.

The other speakers and study group leaders who come from all around the country are Susan Bayliss, Pam El- Hosaini, Wayne Gatfield, Noeline Hart, Janet Hoult, Robert Kitto, Janet Lee, Tony Maddock, Petra Meyer, Leslie Price, Wanda Sellar, Barry Thompson, Cynthia Trasi, Michael Van Buren,  Bhupendra Vora and Tim Wyatt. We will also have the pleasure of Nancy Secrest, the International Head of The Theosophical Order of Service. CLICK HERE FOR MORE.

Jenny Baker. Summer School Director 

The Summer School is very popular and early booking is recommended.

Download the Residential Application Form here
Download the Day Delegates Application Form  here
Download Summer School Overview here

emblem-separator-1

Annie_Besant_1International Conference on Annie Besant (1847-1933) London, 30 September – 1 October 2017

The Theosophical Society in England is holding a two-day international conference on Annie Besant (1847-1933) at the TSE Headquarters at 50 Gloucester Place, London W1U 8EA on Saturday and Sunday, 30 September and 1 October 2017.

Click here to see the programme.

Reserve your ticket (s) now!

emblem-separator-1

coe-1Tim Wyatt ‘Cycles of Eternity’ Workshops 2017

 

Richly illustrated in full colour with clear diagrams this new book has been widely praised by both seasoned Theosophists and newcomers as the best introduction and digest of these ideas currently available.

Tim Wyatt will be holding a series of monthly seminars-workshops at The Leeds Lodge based on this book  and examining the chief ideas and cosmic laws which underpin life in the universe.

For more details visit www.ts-leeds.org.uk

emblem-separator-1

The Spiritual Experience of Astrology – Leeds Theosophical Society – Astrology Conference

TS-AstrologyFriday 6th October – Saturday  7th  October –  9.00 Arrivals

SPEAKERS: TED CAPSTICK; GARY KIDGELL; DR PAUL BARKER

For bookings and further information email: info@ts-leeds.org.uk
Leeds Theosophical Society, 12 Queen Square, Leds LS2 8AJ (opposite the Leeds Arena)

Click here to download the full programme

 

 Spring-Summer Events

Phoenix

To see the Spring-Summer events click here.

emblem-separator-1

prometheusSmall_wm-722809The Spiritual Path
European School of Theosophy

 

The European School of Theosophy will run through 5 days from 12 – 17 October 2017.

To see the programme and download the brochure click here

emblem-separator-1

eric111-300x300DIPLOMA IN THEOSOPHY

One year course on Theosophy, with Eric McGough.

This year’s Diploma course is now closed for applicants, but we are happy to accept students for the 2018 course.

 For more information click here

emblem-separator-1

London Events

50 Gloucester Place W1U 8EA
HQ enquiries: 020 563 9817

  • Nothing to show.

THE NORTHWEST FEDERATION OF THE THEOSOPHICAL SOCIETY

alchemy1111Promoting theosophy in NW England

THEOSOPHICAL ORDER OF SERVICE

freedom-mt1) To minimise the sum of misery in the world;
2) To forget self in working for others;
3) To eliminate selfishness and substitute love as the rule of the world; and
4) To live to the highest that is within us

FOUNDATION FOR THEOSOPHICAL STUDIES

esoterica-2016_summerThe journal of philosophy science & spirituality.

Links

PayPal Donate

Please consider making a PayPal or other Card payment donation to help support the work of making Theosophy widely available.