Index to The Secret Doctrine, prepared by John P. Van Mater
Copyright © 1997 by Theosophical University Press. All rights reserved

- Ag-Am -

Quick Links: Aa-Af | Ag-Am | An-Aq | Ar-As | At-Az | Bj-Bo | Ba-Bi | Bp-Bz | Ca-Chm | Chn-Com | Con-Cz | Da-Dg | Dh-Dz | Ea-Em | En-Ez | Fa-Fz | Ga-Gl | Gm-Gz | Ha-Her | Hes-Hz | Ia-Iz | Ja-Jz | Ka-Kd | Ke-Kz | La-Lh | Li-Lz | Ma-Mam | Man-Mas | Mat-Me | Mi-Mom | Mon-Mz | Na-Ne | Nf-Nz | Oa-Oz | Pa-Pg | Ph-Pl | Pn-Pri | Prj-Qz | Ra-Rok | Rol-Rz | Sa | Sc-Se | Sf-Sk | Sl-Sq | Sr-Sz | Ta-Th | Ti-Tz | U-Va | Ve-Vz | Wa-Wz | X-Y-Z | Foreign Phrases | Abbreviations | Homepage |

Agadi (Akkad), capital of Sargon I 319n

Against Apion. See Josephus

Against Heresies. See Irenaeus

Agassiz, Jean Louis Rodolphe II 646

theosophists respect II 651

——— Principles of Zoology
budding among corals II 133
fauna evolves towards man II 170
man's multiple origins II 607n, 610-11

Agastya, Dattoli or II 232n

Agathai kai kakai dunameis (Gk). See also Appendix

Christ & Satan in Christianity II 497
good & evil forces [de Mirville] II 515

Agathodaemon, Agathodaimon (Gnos)

anathematized II 377-8
became Adversary, Satan II 60
Chnouphis or Chnoubis is I 472-3; II 210 &n, 377
Chnumis II 518
Clement knew secret of II 280n
coiled within Tiphereth II 214
endowed w divine wisdom II 210, 377
Gnostic savior or Priapus II 458
good serpent or Logos I 410
good spirit I 344
guardian of deceased I 410
Hermes, Seth & II 362
Kakodaemon & I 412
king of Egypt II 366
Mercury as II 28
number seven hundred & II 518
Seraph, fiery serpent I 442

Agathon, To Agathon (Gk) the Good

evil &, [de Mirville] II 515
intellectual quaternary & II 599
nous in close affinity w II 25

Age(s). See also Black Age; Brahma, Age of; Bronze Age; Cycle(s); Geological Periods; Golden Age; Ice Age; Iron Age; Kali-Yuga; Silver Age; Yugas

among the ancients II 66
Earth's II 47, 66, 154
four, (Opera et Dies, Hesiod) II 270-1
four, of man I 377; II 198, 321
Great I 203; II 77
greatest conceit of our I 133
man's II 148
of our globe II 149n, 154
prehistoric II 67
of pygmies II 715n
races often alluded to as II 270-1
seven, of man II 117, 312n
three occult II 52n

Age and Origin of Man. See Pfaff, Dr F.

Aged, the, first-born Protogonos or II 703-4 &n

Agglutinative Languages

spoken by some Atlanteans II 199
stage in language development II 662

Agneya (Skt), synonym of Krittika II 550

Agneyastra (Skt) fiery weapon. See also Ashtar Vidya

mentioned in Commentary II 427
not edged weapons II 629n
sevenfold, & seven priests II 630
Visvakarma fabricated II 559
Wilson, Bawa re II 427n

Agni(s) (Skt) I 462; II 381-3. See also Element(s), Fire

Agnus Dei, or, (Kenealy) II 383
arani, pramantha &, (Vedas) II 101, 526-7
Aryan II 114
asura(s) in Rig-Veda II 92, 500
bhuranyu or II 520
dropped seed of Karttikeya II 550
Garuda mistaken for II 565
identical w elohim, cherubs II 85
ignis (Lat) fr II 101, 114
kama identified w II 176
Kasyapa & II 382
located in tail of tortoise II 549
maruts sons of, (Rig-Veda) II 613
Matarisvan associated w II 413-14n
one of forty-nine fires II 57n, 85
one of Vedic Trimurti I 90; II 114
seven friends, horses, heads of II 605
seven-rayed I 448
seventh tongue of black I 443
seven tongues of I 341
son of Lakshmi II 578
star in Ursa Minor II 612n
Vaisvanara name of II 311n

Agni Abhimanin (Skt), Brahma's son II 247, 521

Agnibahu (Skt), son of Priyavrata II 369n

Agnibhu (Skt), Karttikeya called II 382n, 550, 619

Agnibhuva. See Agnibhu

Agnidhra (Skt), divides Jambu-dvipa II 320

Agnihotris (Skt), knew soma powers II 499

Agniputra (Skt), Titans-Prometheus-Kabirim II 363

Agniratha (Skt), weapon fr flying vessel I 563

Agnishvatta(s) (Skt) II 77-85

barhishads & II 77-9
completed egoic man II 79
fiery dragons or II 280n
fire-dhyanis, dhyani-chohans II 91-2
incarnated in third race II 91
-kumaras II 78, 361n
no astral body to project II 78-9
-pitris awakened man I 181; II 89, 280n, 525n
Prometheus or II 79, 411
saviors II 411-12
Sons of Fire I 86-7
triple set of II 89

Agni-Vishnu-Surya (Skt), source of seven planets or gods II 608

(H)agnos (Gk), Agni or, (Kenealy) II 383

Agnostic(ism) II 589

Faraday more an, than materialist I 507
Janus-faced I 528n
de Quatrefages an II 645
Spencer an I 14
veiled materialism of I 327
Western psychology tends toward I 636

Agnus Dei (Lat) II 383

Agra-samdhani (Skt) I 105

Agriculture

Ceres taught man II 390
improved by Huschenk II 396
Kabiri taught man I 642n; II 364, 390
man instructed in, (Y-King) II 374
Osiris-Isis taught, (Basnage) II 366

Agrippa, Heinrich Cornelius I 611

John Trithemius & I 453n
MS on giants, shadows II 487

Agruerus (Phoen) II 142 &n

Ah (Pers), to be II 608

Aham (Skt), "I" I 78, 453

Ahamkara (Skt) egoism, "I-maker"

desires of, & our globe I 260
"I-am-ness" I 452
kama-rupa of II 241
leads to every error I 536n
Mahat, five tanmatras & I 256n; II 639
manas springs fr I 334
origin of elements II 616
-rupa, dhyani-chohans near to I 197
secret element in Vishnu Purana I 65-6
spread of, in kali-yuga II 614
triple aspect of I 335n, 452-3

A-hamsa, A-ham-sa. See also Hamsa

Brahma (neuter) is I 20
esoteric meaning of I 77-8; II 465

Aham-ship (egoism) I 75

Ahan (Skt) day II 58

Ahath (Heb) one (fem) I 129, 130n

Ahaz, King, Isaiah addresses II 492

Aher (Heb), fallen angels II 508

Ah-hi. See also Ahi

dhyani-chohans, -buddhas I 37-8, 53

Ahi (Skt) snake, serpent II 181-2n

-Vritra (Skt), Indra's battles w I 202; II 382, 384

Ahiye II 468. See Ehyeh

Ahmed-ben-Yusouf Eltiphas. See Taifashi

A'hoor [Ahor] (Heb) II 538

Ahriman (Zor). See also Angra Mainyu, Satan

brother of Ormazd II 283n
devs ministers of I 577
dual nature of II 517
Fall & II 283, 516
made into a devil II 93
Michael conqueror of II 479
origin of II 490-2
shadow of Ahura Mazda II 488, 490
Sons of Light are II 489
Typhon or II 93, 283 &n, 420, 516

Ahti, the Dragon (Finn) II 26

Ahu, Ain-soph becomes, One I 113

Ahura (Zor)

same as asura II 59, 92, 500
sevenfold II 607
thru, asuras restored II 61

Ahura Mazda, or Ormazd (Zor) II 384-5, 420. See also Ormazd, Zoroastrianism

Ahriman shadow of II 488
Angra Mainyu black shadow of II 380
Asura-Mazda becomes II 92, 488
connected w manasaputras II 608
defeats Ahriman, who falls II 516
dual nature of, & Satan II 476
Farvarshi, Ferouer or II 478, 480
head of seven Amesha Spentas II 358, 608
instructs Yima II 291-2, 609-10
light of the Logos II 233
made Holy Tree II 97
maker of material world II 291
names of I 110; II 704
spiritual, purified man II 517

Ahura-Mazdao II 92

Ai, King of, crucified II 558

Aidoneus (Gk), identical w Pluto I 463, 464

Ailanthus (tree), bisexual II 133

Aima, Aime ['Immba] (Heb) II 83

Binah or, woman w child II 384n

Ain, Aior, En (Heb). See also Or

Macroprosopus II 626
only self-existent I 214

Aindri. See Indrani

Aindriyaka (Skt) or Indriya Creation

evolution of senses II 614
Third Creation or I 446, 453-4

A'in-i-Akbari. See Abu'l-Fazl `Allami

Ain-soph [Eyn-soph] (Heb) I 429; II 233. See also Boundless, Unknowable

Adam Kadmon vehicle of I 179, 214, 432; II 730
alone above maya I 54n
becomes One, Echod, Eka, Ahu I 113
beingless, sexless I 351
Chaldean Anu I 357
Chaos, Space, Void or I 109, 214, 343; II 126
concealed of the concealed II 111
does not create I 349, 353-4
emanates Shekhinah I 433
endless No-thing I 214, 350; II 126
found now only in Zohar II 540
Gnostics knew esoteric meaning of II 386
how it can manifest I 214
Jehovah's name & I 335
kabbalists knew II 459
one infinite unity I 34
One though many forms in him II 290
Parabrahm I 391, 571; II 128, 553
pelican & I 80
sephiroth & I 350, 614; II 39
should not be given form (Levi) II 536
symbolized in pyramid I 617
unknowable, unnameable II 41, 128, 472
Zeroana Akerne & I 113

Aion. See Aeon

Aior. See Ain

Air (element) I 142; II 582

birth of I 250, 330, 447
fr, comes heat & fr heat water I 330
developed in 2nd round I 260
in early rounds I 252-4
ether & I 372-3, 534, 587
extinguishes fire at pralaya I 372-3
fluidic fire II 114
four elements & I 141, 216, 218n, 284, 461-5, 535-6; II 616
hydrogen generator of II 105
Indra, Vayu or I 462
Lucifer, Prince of II 515
molecular separation of, (Keely) I 564
one of seven natural elements II 616
pure, & continuous life I 260, 626 &n
in Pythagorean Kosmos II 599
St John, eagle &, (table) II 114
second to appear I 337, 365, 447
Sons of Rebellion in II 386
symbol of human soul II 113
third race lived in, water, fire II 220
touch is property of I 205, 372; II 107
universe fr water, fire & I 92 &n
Vayu or, Vedic god I 462; II 114
Vishnu Purana re I 521-2
wind, spirit & I 342

Air Vehicles. See Vimana

Airy, Sir George B., re bodies not under gravitation I 584n

Airyama-ishyo (Pers), prayer invoking Airyaman II 517

Airyaman (Pers), divine aspect of Ahriman II 517

Airyanem Vaego, Airyana-Varsedya

Asian birthplace of physical man II 416n
Eden or II 204
eternal spring of II 356
original Zoroaster born in II 6
polar land of gods II 291

Airy Bodies, Lords of II 75

Aisa (Gk), is karma II 604-5n

Aish [Ish] (Heb) II 561

Aitareya Brahmana II 500. See also Taittiriya Brahmana

Earth called Sarparajni I 74; II 47
Fire is all the deities I 101
Io (cow), story of II 418n
Sun doesn't rise or set (Haug) II 155

Aitareya Upanishad, "This" in I 7

Aith-Ur, solar fire, aether I 527

Aja (Skt)

dragon in highest sense II 355
kama is II 176, 578
Logos or II 69n, 355, 578, 602

Ajal II 376. See Azazel

Ajitas (Skt), refused to create II 90

Ajunta, built on labyrinth II 221

Ak, Ak-ad (Assyr), father-creator II 42 &n, 43

Akad. Vorles (Hist of Indian Lit). See Weber

Akarot (Skt) created II 253

Akasa (Skt) I 13 &n, 535-7; II 511-13. See also Aether, Astral Light

Aditi or I 527n; II 42n, 613
aether, astral light I 197n, 256, 331; II 511
anima mundi I 197n
aspect of Archaeus I 338n
celestial virgin & mother I 332
chaos or vacuity I 452
cosmic ideation I 326
differentiation of elements in I 452
Diti buddhi of II 613-14
dual aeons & II 569n
ether lower form of I 13n, 61, 76n, 97, 296-7n, 326
ether of the occultist I 515n
ether principle of I 526n
Father-Mother I 18
fifth universal principle I 13n
first matter may have been I 253
first to wake fr pralaya I 18 &n
Fohat & seven principles of I 110
Holy Ghost, Sophia or I 197
Kant's primeval matter I 601-2
Keely & fifth & sixth principles of I 561
knowledge of, essential I 587
maruts & lower principles of II 615
matter on another plane I 487
Mother-Father of Logos II 400n
names for I 140
Narayana concealed in I 231
nirvana &, (objectively) eternal I 635
not ether of science I 296n; II 511n
noumenon of ether I 137, 254-5, 534, 536
One Element, the I 140
pradhana in another form I 256
primordial substance I 326
proceeds fr chaos I 536
Ptah is I 353
radiation of mulaprakriti I 10, 35
septenary I 527n
sound & I 205, 255-6, 296n
Sound, Word, & I 256, 372
Space as I 534, 537; II 511-12
suns are kama-rupa of I 527n
supra-solar upadhi I 515n
waters of space I 457-8n
wrongly translated as aether I 332, 343, 485

Akasic

nature of first dhyan-chohans I 82
pralaya &, "photographs" I 18n

Akbar, Emperor

A'in-i-Akbari & I xxiv &n
sacred manuscripts hidden in reign of I xxiii &n, xxxiv

Aker (Egy), slays Apap II 213, 588n

Akhu (Egy) II 632 &n

Akibeel, taught portents II 376

Akkad, capital of Nimrod & Sargon I 319n; II 691

Akkadia(ns), Akkads

fr Ak-ad (Assyr) II 42n
Aryan instructors of Chaldeans II 202
calendar of II 693
creation story of II 53
creative gods of II 54, 365
earlier than Chaldeans I 650
emigrants fr India I 392; II 202-3
Genesis of I 357
Great Deep of II 53, 477
months derived fr zodiac I 649-50
Moon called "Lord of Ghosts" II 139n
Sargon of II 691
seven-headed serpent of I 407
taught emanation not creation II 54

Akki (Assyr), reared Sargon I 319-20n

Aksha (Skt), latitude II 402n

Akshonnati (Skt) elevation of pole II 401-2n

Akta (Skt), Agni as, suggests Christ II 101n

Alahim II 488. See also Alhim, Elohim

Alais (France), meteorite w carbon at II 706

Al-ait, god of fire II 142n

Alaskan Peninsula II 327

Alaya (Skt). See also Anima Mundi

alters during life period I 48
Logos male aspect of I 58
Universal Soul I 49

Albatross, magical properties I 362

Albertus Magnus I 581-2n

Alcamenes, three-headed statue by I 387 &n

Al-Chazari, Book of. See Ha-Levi

Alchemy (ists, ical) I 82n, 438

alkahest of, & making man I 345
angelic "Watchers" & numbers I 119
artificial evolution by II 349
Aryans learned, fr Atlanteans II 426, 763n
athanor of I 81
atoms were souls to I 567
Bacon, Roger, protyle & I 581-2 &n
celestial virgin of I 458n
correlate sound & color I 514n
creates ozone by sound I 144n, 555
cube unfolded II 592-3
Diocletian burned, books II 763n
elements of I 141, 520; II 113-14, 592
fire of I 81n; II 105-7, 113-15
Frankenstein monster & II 349
Inquisition & II 238
"Mercury" radical moyst of II 542
metaphors hide meaning I 520
Mysterium Magnum & astral light II 511
nature of hydrogen II 105-6, 113
new, or metachemistry of Crookes I 622
primordial substance of I 330
renaissance of, in Egypt II 763n
science & I 144n, 496
sevenfold ether I 524n; II 594n
spiritual secretion of I 509
sun in ship on crocodile I 409-10
swastika, sign II 99
transmutations in nature II 170
unity of matter I 543n

Alcyone, a Pleiad

Alpha Draconis & II 432
central point of universe II 551
daughter of Atlas II 768
Sun orbits, (Maedler) I 501

Aldebaran, in conjunction w Sun II 785

Aldobranda [Aldrovandus], Ulysses, embalmed a dragon II 207n

Aleim (Heb)

college of priests II 202, 215
Tzyphon one of, (Lacour) II 216n

Aleph (Heb letter A)

bull, ox, Taurus, etc II 551, 574
symbol of unity I 78
of Taurus & Christ I 656

Aletae (Phoen)

fire worshipers II 142n, 361
Kabiri &, (Faber) II 360
Titans in Sanchoniathon II 141-2 &n

Aletheia (Gk)

angle of Gnostic square II 573
breath of god I 2n

Aleutian Islands, America & Asia once connected by II 322n, 327

Alexander, Professor Stephen, confirms nebular theory I 588

Alexander Jannaeus, slew initiates II 504n

Alexander Polyhistor, Berosus fragments in I xxvi; II 53, 54, 65n

Alexander the Great

Berosus compiled history for I xxvi
confused Nile & Indus II 417-18
destroyed Magian works II 6n
Greeks w, taught astronomy I 650
went to Attock, not India II 418n

Alexandria. See also Neoplatonism, Ptolemy

built 332 BC I 361 &n
Gnostics of, & initiations I 416
Greek astronomers at I 658
Indian figures known to I 361
initiates of, on number one II 574
Platonist of, compiled Pymander II 267n

Alexandrian Library

Caesar's burning of II 763n
destroyed three times II 692
manuscripts of, copied, destroyed I xxiii, xxxiv

Alexandrian School, certain Church Fathers in I xliv

Alexeterioi (Gk), tutelary gods (Seldenus) I 394

Alfuras, skulls of II 522

Algae I 177; II 712

Algebra II 555

Algeria, dolmens found in II 752

Alhim (Heb). See also Elohim

becomes Jahva-Alhim I 346
light & II 37-8, 41
& numerical value of I 91, 114; II 38

Alhim-ness II 40

Ali (Alee) Beg, M. M. See Mitford, G.

Alkahest I 345

Alkaloids, in plants, animals, men I 261-2 &n

All, the. See also Absolute, Parabrahman

Absolute, No-Thing I 73, 346, 629; II 553
absolute thought opposes II 490
Abstract I 15n Boundless I 109
Brahma emanates out of I 7
ceaseless breath of I 75
circle is II 621
eternal, infinite I 8
Hermetic invocation to I 285-6
Oeaohoo or Rootless Root of I 68
one-voweled term I 20
Pan once was II 581
point in mundane egg I 1
precosmic "darkness" I 450n
ray of the Unknown I 106
That or II 158-9
Unit merged in I 330
universe not separate fr II 384n
unknown, unknowable II 272, 490
various names for II 553

Alla, Allah (Arab) II 601-2

Allahabad (India)

built on earlier cities II 220-1
lunar kings resided at I 392

All Be-ness, All-Being I 55

Allegories d'Orient. See Court de Gebelin

Allegory (ies). See also Fable, Legend, Myth

allegory within an II 94
ark & seven rishis an II 139
astronomical II 380
based on reminiscence II 293
Bible, now unveiled I 315
bisexuality universal in II 125
esoteric teaching uses II 81
Fohat key to many I 673
foolishly called fables II 103
Garuda origin of other II 564-5
of initiation & adeptship II 380
interpretation of I 310; II 94n, 384, 765
of Noahs, Vaivasvatas, etc II 314
Puranas are history & I 520; II 253, 323
record of real events II 235
reject, based on creeds II 194
seven, 10, 21
rishis, munis, etc II 259n
of Soma & Tara II 498-9
symbolism &, in Mysteries II 124
wisdom preserved in I 307, 466; II 235, 410
years of patriarchs are II 426
zodiacal, historical II 353

Allen, C. Grant II 686n

exaggerations of, exposed II 687n
man begins in Eocene II 288, 679, 690n
Neanderthal skull II 687
origin of cave man unknown II 740n
Paleolithic man ape-like II 740

All-Father (Norse) II 100

willed universe into being I 427

All-Force, inherent in the Monad II 110

Alligator II 753n. See also Crocodile

Alligator Mounds, not tombs II 752-3 &n

All in All, seven-voweled term I 20

Alm, Mohammedan symbol for virgin II 463

Almeh, Egyptian dancing girls II 463

Al-Orit II 361. See also Al-ait

Alorus-Adam of Berosus II 454

Alphabet(s) II 547n

of Cadmus I xxiii
Chinese I 307
Egyptian I 267n, 307; II 581
Hebrew I 114n; II 581
Kabiri invented II 364
Mayan I 267n
occult meaning of I 94, 307; II 574

Alpha Draconis II 356. See also Pole Star

Great Pyramid & I 407, 435; II 432

Alphonso [X], lunar tables of I 667n

Alps

elevated greatly since Eocene II 727, 778
formerly a sea bottom II 787n
man saw rising of II 751 &n

Al-Taifashi. See Taifashi

Altar(s)

horns placed near Jewish II 418n
in our hearts I 280
proportions of I 208-9n
seven fires before Mithraic II 603

Alter und der Ursprung . . . See Pfaff, F.

Altruism, Altruistic

intellect &, serve mankind II 163
law of harmony depends on II 302n
only palliative for life's evils I 644

Altyne-taga, Altyn-toga [Altyn-tagh Mts]

ancient civilization in I xxxii
hidden library in I xxiv

Am, or Om II 43. See also Aum

Amalthea (Gk), goat transformed into II 579

Amanasa(s) mindless (Skt) II 90-1

defile future abodes II 191

Amazarak, taught sorcerers (Enoch) II 376

Amazons

Aphides are like II 133
prescribed circle-dance II 460

Amba (Skt) II 551

mother or, Aditi, akasa, etc I 460

Amber, Phaeton's sisters' tears II 770n

Ambhamsi (Skt), chief of Kumaras

four orders of beings I 458n
Great Deep, chaos or I 459-60

Ambrose, St, De mysteriis liber unus, re cardinal points I 123

Ambrosia

flying dragon drank II 516
Urdhvasrotas feed upon II 162

Amdo, Tsong Kha-pa born in I 108n

Amen, Ammon, Amon, Amun (Egy)

concealed god I 366 &n
Khnoom later becomes I 365
Mout daughter, wife, mother of I 91n, 430; II 464
Neith other half of Ammon II 135
primeval source of light I 340; II 130
Ptah & Ammon I 675
ram-headed I 366; II 213n
two mystic eyes of II 213

Ame no mi naka nushi no Kami (Jap) I 214

Amenophes [Amen-hotep] (Egy), King I 398

Amen-Ra, Amon-Ra (Egy). See also Ra

immaculate incarnation of I 398-9
Magna Mater & I 393
secondary aspect of deity I 367

Amenthian Region [Amentian] (Egy) II 379

Amenti (Egy) afterworld

Aanroo field domain in realm of I 236n
forty [42] assessors, lipikas in I 104
kama-loka, Hel or I 463n
man becomes pure spirit in I 365, 674n
Osiris confers justice in I 312; II 481
Osiris, "the defunct sun," enters II 580
Soleil dans (Sun in) I 134n
spiritual ego descends into II 558
Thot scribe of I 385

America(s) I 297. See also Mexico, Peru

Antipodes or II 446, 628
Arjuna in II 214 &n
Atlantis & II 34-5n, 147, 407n, 792-3
called Atlanta II 221n
cataclysm will destroy both II 445
continent of, rose II 182, 406-7
dolmens of II 752
Europe &, joined by land in Miocene II 781
fifth continent II 8
flora of, & of Europe II 790-3
future continents & II 404n
giants in II 276n, 293
gigantic ruins in North II 337-8
Jambudvipa & II 403 &n
land connections w Asia, India II 322n, 326-7, 781
mission of, sowing seeds II 446
mounds in, & Norway II 423-4 &n
number seven in II 34-5
older than "Old World" II 407n, 446, 606n
parturient symbol & I 390
Patala or II 132, 182, 214n, 628
prophesied by ancients II 371
pyramids scattered over II 3
ruined cities in I 676
second continent & II 402
sixth & seventh subraces & II 444-6
submerged in Lemurian times II 327
two varshas of Pushkara or II 407

American(s). See also Indians

almost a race sui generis II 444
Basque language like ancient II 790
European Tertiary &, flora II 727
Nagals of, & Hindu Nagas II 213
Noah II 141
number seven among II 34

American Journal of Science

Dana on European submergence II 324 &n
glacial periods, floods II 141 &n
Hunt, T. S., on ether I 495
Lane, Homer, on heat I 84-5

American Naturalist

[Skinner reference] I 322
Todd on oscillations of Earth II 325

Amers, taught magic (Enoch) II 376

Amesha Spenta(s) (Zend) Beneficent Immortal(s) II 358, 517. See also Amshaspends

Ahura Mazda head of II 608
rule over karshvars II 384-5

Ameyatman (Skt) of immeasurable wisdom I 422

Amilakha (Mongolian), animating human forms II 34n

Amitabha (Skt) I 356

dhyani-buddha of Gautama I 108
O-mi-tu Fo II 179
Teshu [Tashi] Lama, Gautama & I 471
Tsong Kha-pa, Gautama & I 108 &n

Amita-Buddha (Chin) Gautama's celestial name I 108 &n

Ammianus Marcellinus

——— Roman History
Brahmans of Upper India II 327
passages under pyramids II 429
spirits assist divinations I 395

Ammon. See Amen

Ammonites, Moloch Sun-Jehovah of I 397n

Ammon-Ra. See Amen-Ra

Amoeba

division into two II 166, 661
man not lineal descendant of II 259
sexual & asexual II 116

Amon, Amon-Ra. See Amen, Amen-Ra

Amona (Heb) mother, Binah or I 355

Amos, On. See Ambrose, St

Ampere, A. M., Law of I 512 &n

Amphian-Essumene [Amphain Essumen] (Gnos), androgynous Aeon II 458

Amphibia(n, s) II 656

fishes, reptiles & II 256, 257
forms of, fr third round II 684-5
healing of limbs of II 166n
highest development in Oolitic II 258
man descended fr, (Haeckel) II 656

Amphibious reptile, human foetus resembles II 188

Amphion (Gk), Apollo &, as masons II 795

Amphioxus

evolution of, to man (Haeckel) II 663
man compared w II 370n

Amphitrite (Gk)

goats sacrificed to II 579
mother of Neptune's "ministers" II 578
Poseidon became dolphin to win II 775

Ampsiu-Ouraan [Auraan] (Gnos), male & female Aeons fr II 569n

Amrita (Skt)

beyond any guna I 348
extracted fr "Sea of Milk" I 67
latent in primordial chaos I 348
ocean of immortality I 69 &n
stolen by Rahu II 381

Amsamsavatara (Skt), Krishna called II 359

Amshaspend(s) [or Amesha Spenta] (Zor). See also Amesha Spentas

archangels or, (Burnouf) I 437
aspects of Logos I 429
create world in six days II 488
dual nature of I 235; II 476
elements stand for I 339
fight Ahriman, who falls II 516
One becomes many or I 113
Ormazd synthesis of I 127-8; II 358, 365n, 488
refusal to create not pride II 92-3
same as asuras, elohim, etc I 113; II 92
seven, or builders I 127-8
ten or seven, & early man II 365
Zarathustra called II 6n

Amun I 340; II 130. See also Amen

Amusement, creation of the world an II 53, 126

Amyot, Father J. J. M., saw Trinity in Tao-teh-ching I 472


Contents

Theosophical Society Homepage