Theosophy Northwest's

These websites have been selected by the Northwest Branch as containing material of theosophic interest for reading and research. They are divided into seven categories:

Selected Theosophic Sites
Comparative Religions and Philosophy Sites and Online Literature
Science Sites
History and Social Science Sites
The Arts
Reference Works and Newspapers
General Etext Lists, Online Libraries and Museums

The theosophic sites are arranged by the amount of useful material currently available on them, and contents have been described as time and space permits. Other sites are arranged roughly by category. These links are selective rather than exhaustive, and are provided as a service; clearly, we do not control the content of other sites. If your site does not appear, or is located incorrectly, or if a link is found to be out-of-date, please let us know.


Selected Theosophic Sites

The Theosophical Society
Homepage of the International Headquarters (Pasadena, California) contains basic concepts of theosophy, biographies, objectives and history of the Society, National Sections, Headquarters Library Center programs, correspondence courses, Theosophical University Press Catalog, and Theosophical University Press Online (full text of over 60 TUP publications at no charge).

Theosophy Northwest (YOU ARE HERE!)
The Northwest Branch of The Theosophical Society sponsors this site with over 1000 articles online arranged by subject under "Topics in Depth"; a Collation of Theosophical Glossaries, with definitions of hundreds of terms from works by Blavatsky, Judge, Purucker, and others; the Children's Booklist, an annotated bibliography of more than 650 quality titles; Local Announcements and Newsletter (King County, Washington USA); book reviews and a list of worthwhile DVDs; wallpapers and screen savers with inspirational quotes; and links to online theosophical literature.

American Section of The Theosophical Society
Many articles on theosophical subjects, and news about the American Section.

Blavatsky Net - Verification of Theosophy (English, Spanish, Russian, Greek)
237 articles by H. P. Blavatsky; 143 articles by W. Q. Judge (more being added); links to other sites and resources; on-site search engine.

Blavatsky Study Center
A collection of very interesting documents relating to Blavatsky and the history of the Theosophical Society,

Union Index of Theosophical Periodicals 1879 - 2000
An internet archive of indices to theosophical and kindred periodicals -- journals, series, and pamphlets, presented by The Campbell Theosophical Research Library, Australia. "It is estimated that in the last 130 years some 1000 theosophical and related periodicals have been started and some 900 have ceased."

Die Theosophische Gesellschaft Pasadena -- German National Section, TS (In German)
Information on activities, catalog of Theosophischer Verlag books in German and in English, PDF-format articles from Sunrise: Theosophische Perspektiven magazine.

Netherlands Section of The Theosophical Society - Het Theosofisch Genootschap (In Dutch)
General Information, What is theosophy? (Wat is theosofie?), and a List of Publications available in Dutch.

Australasian Section of The Theosophical Society
General Information, Meetings, and the Australasian Newsletter online.

British Section of The Theosophical Society
General information, schedule of events, and articles from the Section Circular Compass.

Daily Theosophy
Theosophical articles and literature, with daily quotes.

Exploring Theosophy
David Pratt's Homepage: many articles on theosophy, science, and related subjects; also theosophical quotations.

Wisdom World
Online anthology of 166 articles from Theosophy magazine, introducing theosophy.

Theosophy Library Online
Online articles and excerpts by H. P. Blavatsky, W. Q. Judge, and others.

Theosophy Company (English and Spanish)
ULT Publications, current Theosophy magazine, and archived back issues, online.

United Lodge of Theosophists, Malmo, Sweden (In Swedish)
Extensive material on theosophy, especially translations of Judge's writings.

Theosophie (In French)
ULT Paris Lodge site gives information on theosophy, H. P. Blavatsky, and W. Q. Judge, and local activities.

United Lodge of Theosophists
Information from the New York ULT on Lodges, Study Groups (with sample programs for each), and TV Programs. Theosophy Simply Stated online, List of Publications and Free Literature.

H. P. Blavatsky and the SPR: An Examination of the Hodgson Report of 1885
By Dr. Vernon Harrison

Blavatsky Foundation
Many of Walter Carrithers' writings, including Obituary: The "Hodgson Report" on Madame Blavatsky and The Truth about Madame Blavatsky by Walter A. Carrithers, Jr.

Comparative Religions and Philosophy Sites and Online Literature

Religion -- General

Religious Worlds
Religious and Sacred Texts
Pantheon (Encyclopedia Mythica)
Encyclopedia Mystica
Mountain Man Graphics (selections from many interesting texts)

Philosophy -- General

The Philosophy Archives (links to selected philosophical texts)
Bjorn's Guide to Philosophy
Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy (becoming more complete)

Western Religions and Spiritual Philosophy

Egyptian Book of the Dead (Papyrus of Ani, trans. Budge)
Avesta -- Zoroastrian Archives (texts in Avestan, English, and German)
Perseus Project (Ancient Greek texts, including philosophy, history, drama, etc.)
Virtual Christianity: Bibles
World Wide Study Bible
The WWW Bible Gateway -- Search
Christian Classics Ethereal Library (includes writings of mystics, church fathers, fiction, etc.)
The Gnosis Archive (includes The Nag Hammadi Library and other texts online, many links)
Pistis Sophia
Corpus Hermeticum (trans. Mead)
From Jesus to Christ (search for historical Jesus, early Christianity)
Islamic Texts and Resources Metapage
The Alchemy Virtual Library
Varieties of Religious Experience by William James
Shakespeare: Complete Works
Wordsworth, William. 1888. Complete Poetical Works
Walt Whitman: Leaves of Grass

Eastern Religions, Philosophies, and Spiritual Movements

Resources for the Study of East Asian Language and Thought
Su Tzu's Chinese Philosophy Page
Tao Teh Ching Translations
The Bhagavad-Gita (W. Q. Judge recension)
The Bhagavad-Gita (trans. Edwin Arnold)
The Yoga Aphorisms of Patanjali (W. Q. Judge interpretation)
The Gospel of Buddha (Paul Carus, 1894)
Journal of Buddhist Ethics (especially Global Buddhist Sources index)
Sri Guru Granth Sahib (Sikh text in English translation)

Sites related to the Sciences

MEL Science and Environmental Resources (links)
The NASA Homepage
NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory
Mike Boschat's Astronomy Page (very complete links to astronomy sites)
Views of the Solar System
The Hubble Deep Field
The Nine Planets
Periodic Table of the Elements
Chemistry Glossary
Geology Links: Inside Geology (links to many aspects of this field)
U.S. Geological Survey
Ray Tome's Cycles of the Universe (on cycles)
Talk.Origins Archive (evolution/creation debate, scientific presentation)
Access Research Network (evolution/creation debate, creationist presentation)
Franklin Institute Science Museum
UC Museum of Paleontology
Darwin's Works
John Muir's Writings Online
Writings on Nature (Muir, Thoreau, etc.)
Interview with David Bohm (with F. David Peat and John Briggs)

History and Social Science Sites

Classics Resources
The Seven Wonders of the Ancient World
Deciphering Indus Script (Dr. Madhusudan Mishra)
Old Farmer's Almanac
This Day in History

The Arts

Art History Resources on the Web
Museum of Modern Art
Nicolas Roerich Museum
Vatican Exhibit Main Hall

Reference Works and Newspapers

Reference Works

My Virtual Reference Desk (links to hundreds of reference works of all kinds) (links to dictionaries and grammars in many languages)
WWWebster Dictionary - Search screen (access to Webster's Dictionary and Thesaurus)
Purdue University Libraries -- Quick Reference (ference works)
Yale C/AIM Web Style Manual (style for web sites; requires Java)


Abyz News Links
Links to Asian and Mideast Newspapers
Kidon Media-Links (international links to newspapers, magazines, television, radio, film studios, and news agencies)
Los Angeles Times Web Site
The New York Times on the Web
The Seattle Times Company

General E-text Collections, Online Libraries, and Museums

The On-line Books Page (links to over 6000 online books, by author, title, subject)
BUBL Information Service - Electronic Journals and Texts
Eserver (University of Washington)
Classics at the Online Literature Library
The ETEXT Archives
Project Gutenberg Index
The University of Virginia Electronic Text Library
The World-Wide Web Virtual Library: Subject Catalogue

Library of Congress
Bartleby Library
IPL The Internet Public Library
MEL Michigan Electronic Library
Libweb - Library WWW Servers

The World Wide Web Virtual Library: Museums

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