Welcome to the Theosophy London Centre. The centre is open to all who wish to study the esoteric science of the original theosophical programme, and on this page you will find details of activities and events you can join.
click for Sunday programme for July to September
Meetings start promptly at 7:00 pm so do come before then, the doors open at 6:30. There are events every Sunday and Wednesday evening; books are available for browsing and purchase after the meetings.
Seminar-workshops are held once a quarter on Saturdays from 3 to 6:15 pm.
You can listen to some of past seminars and talks here and see a list of past seminars here and past handouts here.
The Sunday meetings and the Theosophical Correspondence Course are recommended for all students, and for those new to Theosophy the introductory classes may be helpful. The Wednesday meetings are especially suited to those familiar with the philosophy. These events are free and open to all.
The centre is at at 62 Queen’s Gardens, close to Paddington and Lancaster Gate; directions and a map are on the contact page.
The programme of talks and study meetings is at the top of the page, just follow the link to the PDF.
Handouts for Sundays
30th July The Criterion of Truth (an article published in the Theosophical movement magazine, February 2017)
23rd July True Progress ~ Shall we teach Clairvoyance ~ Patanjali (two short articles by William Q Judge with a reading from Patanjali’s Yoga Sutras, Book III)
2nd July – What is Truth? (article by H. P. Blavatsky)
NEW 5 pm Correspondence Course and Q&A meeting
This is for those on the Correspondence Course and also for general Q&A enquiries. It is an informal round table format where questions are answered by older students along the lines of the original theosophical system.
The programme for the course topics is 1/3 the way down this page under “New 5 pm Sunday meetings”.
7 pm Sunday talks and discussion forums
The Sunday meetings are for both those new to the philosophy and for those familiar with it. They cover all its major tenets through a programme of study of the articles of H.P. Blavatsky, William Q Judge and Robert Crosbie, who started the ULT and was a pupil of the original founders.
Guidance-for-Skype-phone-users (March 2017)
16th August – Reincarnation: Who were you, who are you, who will you be? with devotional reading from Chapter 6 (“The Wise Man”) of the Dhammapada
2nd August – True Knowledge: The Great Purifier
19th July – Health and Therapy, a presentation and discussion from a collation of WQJ articles.
The weekly Wednesday meetings have finished for the summer and resume in October.
The study group is a friendly company of students who wish to learn, apply and put into use the perennial Wisdom as it was originally given. The approach to the texts is an enquiring and respectful one that helps open them up to a shared understanding and a truer assessment of their meaning.
7 pm meeting
A study of Patanjali’s Yoga Aphorisms (the Yoga Sutras), the original and best guide to the principles and practice of the art of meditation. The remainder of the meeting is on The Secret Doctrine, H.P. Blavatsky’s great work that illuminates in detail the scope and structure of Theosophical philosophy.
8:30 pm meeting
Reading and discussion of Forum Answers, collated extracts that William Q Judge gave in this magazine. The answers give a deep insights into man and nature and a profound understanding of the occult laws that underpin reality.
Both these Wednesday meetings run weekly until the end of June 2017.
Complete the contact form to receive the quarterly programme or the correspondence course by email or post.