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The TOS was founded to provide a framework in which people can engage in creative, practical and humanitarian action in a theosophical spirit. It offers opportunities for participation in activities promoting the First Object of the Theosophical Society - To form a nucleus of a universal brotherhood of humanity without distinction of race, creed, sex, caste or colour.
It also acts as a forum in which people may air their views on global affairs in the light of spiritual principles and the ideas of the theosophical philosophy - one source of unity beyond outward differences; the interrelatedness and interdependence of all forms of life; the ordered unfoldment of the cosmos in accordance with natural law.
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Earthquake in Central Italy 2016 (via bing.com - free to use and share commercially)
Updated: JAN 2017
TOS fundraising efforts to aid Olcott Memorial Higher Secondary School continue
For over 120 years, the Olcott Memorial Higher Secondary School (OMHSS) has been providing a solid education for underprivileged boys and girls in Adyar, a suburb of Chennai in India. For information on how to donate, click below.
Inaugural Address: National Conference on Theosophical Education by Bro. Chittaranjan Satapathy
From the early days of the modern theosophical movement, which started with the establishment of The Theosophical Society in 1875, its pioneers have taken a great interest in education per se and the right kind of education in particular.
Conference on Theosophical Education held in Odisha, India
In late September 2016, some 45 representatives of twelve TS and TOS schools within India attended the National Conference on Theosophical Education.
ITALIAN EARTHQUAKE RELIEF
A devastating magnitude 6.2 earthquake hit central Italy on 24 August this year in and around the city of Amarice. Several hundred people were killed and many more wounded with more than 225 people being pulled from the flattened rubble that now lays where the town(s) used to be. Tremors continued in this area with a magnitude 6.6 quake occurring in nearby Norcia on 30 October with about 200 aftershocks since then. The TOS in Italy is aiding those affected by the quakes and needs our help.
Donations to help in the relief efforts are being gratefully received by the Italian TOS.
Funds can be wired to:
Societa Teosofica Italiana Banca Popplare di Vicenza Agenzia n. 3 di Vicenza
IBAN CODE: IT79 U057 2811 8160 1657 0431 525 Description: T.O.S. Italy – earthquake project
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