The Book of Dzyan (non-fiction)

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The Book of Dzyan

Details

Publisher: Oakland, CA : Chaosium, Inc., 2000

Page Count: 272 p.

Author(s): Helena P. Blavatsky; Tim Maroney, editor

Artist(s): Jamie Oberschlake, cover

Summary

The Known Text * The Secret Doctrine * Additional Sources * A Life of Mme. Blavatsky

Contents

  • Preface ("The Weird Tale"), Tim Maroney
  • "Introduction to The Book of Dzyan and Historical Essay", Tim Maroney
  • Excerpts from The Book of Dzyan (as set forth in The Secret Doctrine by H. P. Blavatsky)
    • "Foreword (to the Excerpts)"
    • "Proem (Pages from a Pre-Historic Period)"
    • "Cosmic Evolution (in Seven Stanzas Translated from The Book of Dzyan)"
    • "Preliminary Notes to Anthropogenesis (On the Archaic Stanzas, and the Four Pre-historic Continents)"
    • "Anthropogenesis (Stanzas Translated with Commentaries from the Secret Book of Dzyan)"
    • "The 'Buddhas of Confession' (Additional Fragments from a Commentary on the Verses of Stanza XII)"
    • "The Secret Books of 'Lam-Rin' and Dzyan (An Overview)"
    • "Amita Budha Kwan-Shai-Yin and Kwan-Yin (What the Book of Dzyan and the Lamaseries of Tsong-Kha-pa Say)"
  • The Stanzas of Dzjn, Dr. A. S. Raleigh and the Temple of the People
    • "Foreword (To Theogenesis)"
    • "Preface to Theogenesis", Dr. A. S. Raleigh
    • "The Stanzas of Dzjn (From the Temple of the People)"
    • "Theogenesis (Text: Temple Artisan, 1906, 1912, 1913)"
  • Report of the Committee Appointed to Investigate Phenomena Connected with the Theosophical Society, The Society for Psychical Research (abridged)
    • "Foreword (To the Hodgson Report)", Tim Maroney
    • "The Hodgson Report"
  • Endnotes

Comments, Trivia

Chaosium publication 6027. ISBN 1-56882-114-X. Part of the Call of Cthulhu Fiction line. First of the "Miskatonic University Archives" series.

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