The Theosophical
Society in Australia

Melbourne Lodge

Further Studies

Enhance your understanding of Theosophy with this impressive bibiography.

The following reading list attempts to achieve a balance between the older classical books and modern expositions:

  • Besant, Annie An Introduction to Yoga (TPH 1920/2008)
  • Besant, Annie Thought Power: It’s Control and Culture (TPH 1901/1960)
  • Besant, Annie The Ancient Wisdom: An Outline of Theosophical Teachings (TPH 1910/1966)
  • Besant, Annie Revelation, Inspiration, Observation (TPH 1909/1984)
  • Besant, Annie A Study in Consciousness: A Contribution to the Science of Psychology (TPH 1907)
  • Besant, Annie Occultism, Semi-Occultism and Pseudo-Occultism (TPH 1994)
  • H.P. Blavatsky Collected Writings (available on CD ROM and hardcover)
  • Blavatsky, H.P Isis Unveiled (TPH 1877/1975)
  • Coon, A. M., & J. S. Perkins Theosophical Seal (TPH 1958)
  • Farthing, Geoffrey A. Deity, Cosmos and Man, An Outline of Esoteric Science (Point Loma Publication 1993)
  • Nicholson, Shirley J. Ancient Wisdom, Modern Insight (TPH 1995)
  • Nicholson, Shirley J. The Seven Human Powers: Luminous Shadows of the Self (Quest 2003)
  • Steiner, Rudolf Knowledge of the Higher Worlds and its Attainment (The Book Tree 2007)
  • Row, T. Subba Esoteric Writings of T. Subba Row (TPH 1931/1980)
  • Sri Ram, N. Man His Origins and Evolution (TPH 1952/1994)
  • Sri Ram, N. Life’s Deeper Aspects (TPH 1968/1981)
  • Sri Ram, N. The Nature Of Our Seeking (TPH 1973/1989)
  • Sri Ram, N. Theosophy the Divine Wisdom (TPH 1986)
  • Taimni, I.K. Man, God and the Universe (TPH 1969/1974)
  • Wood, Ernest The Seven Rays (TPH 1925/1976)


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