remembering madame blavatsky who passed on this day in 1891
Members reading from the texts Edwin Arnold's The Light of Asia, H.P. Blavatsky's great mystical text The Voice of the Silence and the immortal Bhagavad Gīta.
On The Voice of the Silence, Professor D.T. Suzuki remarked 'Here is the real Mahāyāna Buddhism'; a fact which struck him as remarkable in 1910, when at the time very little of the Mahāyāna had been brought to the West (cited in Sylvia Cranston H.P.B. The Extraordinary Life & Influence of Helena Blavatsky Founder of the Modern Theosophical Movement (1993).