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It is always that apparent contradiction which carries the miracle of the One in itself, the miracle of the perfect possibility for liberation, the miracle of a path that always continues, a life sphere which is infinite. In “The Nuctemeron” J. van Rijckenborgh states however: “There is no dialectical human being and no divine man who can resist the guidance of the magnetic forces in his respiration field.” A very powerful statement that drives us to re-consider the situation in which we find ourselves seen from the perspective of our respiration field. Every human being when coming to this earth is born into a breath field - a field, a sphere in which the legacy of many previous lives was left behind. That may be a beautiful treasury - or a dank prison - or anything conceivable in between – with which we start our life. Atmosphere is all-decisive. In a good atmosphere mischief can be changed for the better. A sphere or a field is determined by the forces that are concentrated therein. The classical Rosicrucians knew they were protected by a fiery force concentration in their respiration field. They placed their work full-knowingly under the protection of that power: “under the shadow of Thy wings.” Every person must breathe. We can hold our breath for just for a short time or we can breathe fast in a forced way. If we were to continue with either of these we will lose our consciousness, after which our automatic respiration system will take over again in the same way that breathing continues as it does in our sleep or in a coma. In a corresponding manner, it is also not possible to influence the magnetic or astral breathing with our will. A man who had tried to rid himself of a deep rooted tendency with his will once said “All that I could do with my will, was to decide to look at it – in order to perceive it as objectively as possible. Karl von Eckartshausen saw this ‘objectively perceiving’ as a first step towards an “inner perception”. It is an inwardly stepping back, maintaining a certain distance, though with full attention. Full attention and stepping back: this may seem contradictory. However, it is the attitude of someone who has come to a boundary and yet knows from within that there is a path that goes further. Because of this attitude a certain degree of calmness comes into the respiration field, which enables us to assimilate other magnetic forces. He or she who, maintaining that calmness, enters one of the temples of the Spiritual School, knows that for him or for her, for a moment the opportunity is given to assimilate nutrition from God’s breath. It is the holy Light sustenance which illuminates

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The respiration field

Pentagram 2017 number 1 - Road of the stars  

A true Rosicrucian Three animals has he tamed: The lion, hence his patience; The bear, hence his friendliness; The snake of his lower nature...

Pentagram 2017 number 1 - Road of the stars  

A true Rosicrucian Three animals has he tamed: The lion, hence his patience; The bear, hence his friendliness; The snake of his lower nature...

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