Interesting Quotes from New Age Sources
(The following quotes are from various newspapers as well as New Age Sources.)
"I am an entity much like you, Barbara. I simply don't have a body at this time." It was Dr. Carstairs talking. Dr. Carstairs is an English physician from the 1860's. His spirit generally spends its time floating around the astral plane, I am told, but at this particular moment it had taken up residence in the Body of Bonney Meyer, a registered nurse from San Diego. (The San Diego Union, Their spirits are willing, Section C. pg. 1 Nov. 12, 1987.)
There are many entities about such as myself. Man is not the only living, thinking, breathing creature in the galaxy. Entities that come from other planets right now are about your planet waiting for the time to introduce themselves. (The San Diego Union, Their spirits are willing, Section C. pg. 1 Nov. 12, 1987.)
Jach Pursel, a former Florida insurance agent living in Los Angeles, squints his eyes and speaks with the voice of Lazaris, a spiritual entity of uncertain origins.
"How old are you?" he asked.
"In our reality, we have no time," says Lazaris.
"Why are you making your presence known to man?"
"Because you are ready now..."
"Is the world about to end?"
"No. In a word, no. This is not the ending. This is the beginning." (Time, New Age Harmonies, page 66, Dec. 7, 1987.)
"Jo Ann Karl is a tall blond who...gets $15 a customer for channeling the archangel Gabriel and a spirit named Ashtar. (Time, New Age Harmonies, page 66, Dec. 7, 1987.)
Shirley Maclaine said, "We are at any given moment living the totality of everything....The vibrational oscillation of nature is quickening....Just remember that you are God, and act accordingly."
"In Egypt, a few bemused camel drivers and tourist guides looked on as a lone young man in white shorts and a glittering shawl danced near the pyramids at Giza. ‘I am God, I am God,' he shouted." (Paul Nussbaum and Rick Lyman, The San Diego Union, "5,000 greet new age at Mt. Shasta." Aug. 17, 1987, A-2.)
"War is not man's great and terrible disease; war is a symptom, a result. The real disease is the virus of national sovereignty." (The Urantia Book, 1491.1)
"The goal of eternity is ahead! The adventure of divinity attainment lies before you! The race for perfection is on! Whosoever will may enter, and certain victory will crown the efforts of every human being who will run the race of faith and trust, depending every step of the way on the leading of the indwelling Adjuster and on the guidance of the good spirit of the Universal Son, which so freely has been poured out upon all flesh." (The Urantia Book, 365.4)
"T.I.C.'s (The Inner Christ) purpose is to assist every individual to know themselves as a Christ, to clearly and safely channel guidance and prophecy for themselves from their own Inner Christ and to gain dominion over their life circumstances through prayer and self-revelation. T.I.C. makes the intellectual concept that we are God a reality." (From a tract from the Teaching of the Inner Christ, What is T.I.C.?)
"The Pleiadians are a collective of extraterrestrials from the star system the Pleiades. The Pleiadian culture is ancient and was ‘seeded' from another universe of love long before earth was created. They have formed a tremendous society which operates with love, with ideas and ideals with which we are yet unfamiliar. Although the Pleiadians exist in what we would call our future, they call themselves our ancient family because many of us came here from the Pleiades to participate in the experiment of earth. As they once promised us, the Pleiadians have returned to earth and are now here to help guide us during this time of planetary awakening as earth moves through her transition from the third to the fourth dimension and to assist each of us in our personal journeys of remembering, deepening awareness and knowing." (From a handout at the San Diego Convention Center, The Pleiadians, Channeled by Barbara J. Marciniak)
"Representatives of some of the nation's largest corporations, including I.B.M., A.T.&T., and General Motors, met in New Mexico in July  to discuss how metaphysics, the occult and Hindu mysticism might help executives compete in the world marketplace." (The New York Times, Spiritual Concepts Drawing a Different Breed of Adherent. Section Y page 8. Sept. 29, 1986.)
At Stanford University's well-regarded Graduate School of Business, the syllabus for a seminar on "Creativity in Business" includes meditation, chanting, "dream work," the use of tarot cards and discussion of the "New Age Capitalist." (The New York Times, Spiritual Concepts Drawing a Different Breed of Adherent. Section Y page 8. Sept. 29, 1986.)
One concept commonly transmitted in these sessions [seminars and workshops on human potential]...is that because man is a deity equal to God he can do no wrong; thus, there is no sin, no reason for guilt in life. (The New York Times, Spiritual Concepts Drawing a Different Breed of Adherent. Section Y page 8. Sept. 29, 1986.)
The following excerpt is from a handout at a New Age Convention:
"Awareness. . . Building a Better World. In Seven Days of Self-Transformation, You Will: reclaim your infinite potential; Learn how to resolve any emotional issue which limits the quality of YOUR life, in any way; Discover what Higher Consciousness is all about; Re-establish an intimate, knowledgeable relationship with YOUR HIGHER SELF. Restore all the Peace, Love, & Joy YOUR LIFE DESERVES."
Learn the Ancient secrets of Creating Perfect Health within Your Being. The Essenes were the writers of the Dead Sea Scrolls. Their ability as Natural Physicians and Healers, their Psychic expertise, their knowledge of Nature, and their Mastery of the Order of the Universe is legendary. Among their adepts are Pythagoras and Jesus. The Essenes knew the secrets of healing utilizing all the elements of nature; including sun, air, water, touch, breath and centeredness. (From a handout for a seminar by David Carmos, Lecture 5/58/95, San Diego Convention Center)
"The ancient prophecies of Mesoamerica pinpoint the return of Quetzalcoatl, Lord of the Dawn to the time that correlates with August 16/17, 1987 in the Gregorian Calendar. Quetzalcoatl represents the force of cosmic intelligence, the spiraling, serpentine pattern that governs the movement of all things in this universe. Quetzalcoatl is the enlightened state, the kundalini energy soaring to the crown chakra. Quetzalcoatl lives as potentiality, a seed within each one of us. 144,000 Human Beings will emerge to be the sprouting of that seed on the day of Harmonic Convergence, and will grow to flower and seed again towards the awakening of all humanity in the years that follow." (Handout from the International Sacred Sites Festival - 3/15/87)
"The ‘Key to Visualization Course’ teaches:
- The Most Powerful and Correct use of visualization
- The strongest and most effective visualization techniques
- How to easily apply the meditative technique
- How to remove blockages successfully
- How to stay focused without using mind control
- The process of falling apart/falling together
- How to release with confidence and feel light
- Relationships - blending of male/female energy systems
- The power exercise and being a transparency.
(Handout on Inner Vision Dynamics, 3419 Via Lido, Suite 346, Newport Beach, CA 92663)
"The following is a guideline for interpreting the meaning of the colors in your energy field:
Red - Red is the color for vitality and physical health. Red also can represent anger or the use of anger to create change.
Orange: Orange is a healing color, if you have a lot of orange in your energy field then you are a natural healer or you are doing some healing work on yourself.
Yellow: Yellow represents personal power and/or a highly developed intellect.
Green: Green represents high affinity between the body and soul. Or green could represent growth and/or changes ahead of in present time.
Blue: Blue in your energy field indicates high certainty or a lot of creativity. In most cases, this represents that the individual’s creative channels are clear.
Violet: very psychic, much spiritual information and/or in the process of spiritual transmutation.
White: This individual is a highly evolved being who has the ability to focus or concentrate his/her energy in or around the body.
The following is the description for a New Age workshop. Fee $5.
"FULL MOON MEDITATION. — This Full Moon is called the Moon of Humanity, and the Festival of Goodwill. This time is a gateway to higher worlds, through acts of service. The Moon is in Sagittarius, sign of higher mind, philosophy, the traveler, and teacher. The Sun is in the opposite sign of Gemini, mental sign of communication and the exchange of ideas. This combination creates a time where the mind is stimulated and there is an understood duality, balance, change, resolve opposition, and seek inspiration especially outdoors in nature. The symbol is the winged Caduceus the magic wand where positive and negative energies are beautifully balanced producing light."
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