This post connects the stage of Probationary Disciple as I believe it relates to the 7th Subplane of the Mental Plane to the Egoic Lotus petal and the Technique of Integration Crisis stage. Next it looks at comparisons with Theosophy and also the Integral models.
This post continues continues to list some of the general characteristics associated with the Probationary Disciple focusing on the spiritual practices that are engaged in such as beginning meditation and mind training, breathing exercises, an understanding of the centers or chakras, character development, and growing insight into “gaps” in development.
This post continues to list some of the general characteristics associated with the Probationary Disciple as connected to the 7th Subplane of the Mental Plane focusing on how the pull between the spiritual and material worlds impacts them for better and worse.
This chapter starts the process of explaining some of the spiritual tasks that are required of the Probationary Disciple, who is part of Little Chelaship, Group Seven and how it might develop on the 7th Subplane of the Mental Plane.
This chapter summarizes various processes that need to be mastered as one moves up the Mental Plane in regards to the Alice Bailey model. Then it closes with brief comparisons to the more traditional Theosophical model as well as to the Integral model.Continue reading “Chapter Seven: Mental Plane – Specifics”
This chapter gives an overview of how Bailey views mental processes including three types of mind given for the Emotional Plane (instinctual mind, lower concrete mind, personality mind) and three types of mind given for the Mental Plane (lower concrete mind, son of mind, abstract mind). It also shows how the terms concrete mind and abstract mind are not what most people think they are.
This post summarizes the most surprising discoveries that became apparent to me when compiling the material for Book One: Becoming Human
This post continues to share about what Alice Bailey calls the spiritual Aspirant. The post also goes into the Egoic Lotus petal association with the stage, the Technique of Integration — Alignment stage, and the comparisons of this stage of development to Integral Green.Continue reading “Chapter Fifteen: The Spiritual Aspirant, Part Two”