Photos and video of a bee swarm spotted near Beamish have been added to the new ‘Bee Media’ page. The images, courtesy of Rob Basow, are fascinating: “You can really see, by looking at the escaping swarm of bees, an image of the human soul flying away from the body. Oh gentlemen, this is a grand sight to behold! (Rudolf Steiner, Bees, trans. by Thomas Braatz, Anthroposphic Press, 1998, 156)
Click here to go to the new page.
[Finally updated as of 21 March 2014]
Documents and links have now been comprehensively added to this site, including complete summaries of all six group discussions.
Please check under ‘For discussion: Bees and…
Introduction and Overview
Art and Spirituality
Poetry, Plato, Poison (and Patriarchy!)
Consciousness and Intelligence
Language, Ethics and Economics
Politics and Social Theory
Please join any of the discussions via this general post or, better, those under the specific monthly topics (listed above) on the pull-down menu called “Blog Pages for Comments: Bees and . . .” (button four). I will still read all blogs, I promise!
Re the updates referred to above, the blogs, links and articles will remain permanently on the website as reference material. Warning: there is a lot of great material available (!) so please read at your leisure. Thanks for all the fish!
–Peter Tooth (Hemlockian34)
Discussions will be held at the Lit & Phil in Newcastle: See ‘How to join us’ for dates and times.