Steps in Inner Development
Selected lectures and extracts by Rudolf
First Steps in Inner Development: Though Rudolf
Steiner is best known for his cultural influence in fields
such as education, agriculture, and medicine, it is often
forgotten that he made his contribution as a spiritual
teacher. What he taught was, above all, a way of spiritual
knowledge - a path of inner development to reconnect the
spirit in us with the spirit in the universe.
First Steps in Inner Development brings together
for the first time a series of fundamental lectures on
beginning a path of practice. Since it is by one of the great
spiritual masters of the twentieth century, its wisdom and
practicality are outstanding.
readers will find descriptions of various practical exercises
to develop the necessary moral qualities and states of
consciousness that inner development requires. More advanced
practices and techniques are also discussed.
is not just a book for beginners. Wherever you are on the path―whatever path you are on―this book can be a helpful
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First Steps in Inner Development - Rudolf Steiner
Rudolf Steiner (1861-1925)
called his spiritual philosophy 'anthroposophy', meaning
'wisdom of the human being'. As a highly developed seer, he
based his work on direct knowledge and perception of spiritual
dimensions. He initiated a modern and universal 'science of
spirit', accessible to anyone willing to exercise clear and
From his spiritual
investigations Steiner provided suggestions for the renewal of
many activities, including education (both general and
special), agriculture, medicine, economics, architecture,
science, philosophy, religion and the arts. Today there are
literally thousands of schools, clinics, farms and other
organizations involved in practical work based on his
principles. His many published works feature his research into
the spiritual nature of the human being, the evolution of the
world and humanity, and methods of personal development.
Steiner wrote some 30 books and delivered over 6,000 lectures
across Europe. In 1924 he founded the General Anthroposophical
Society, which today has branches throughout the world.
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