The Auckland Theosophical Centre put together various types of events which you can view below by click on the appropriate icon below.

Most events are complimentary, although a small donation to help covers costs is always appreciated. The Yoga sessions on Tuesday evenings does have a small charge associated with it which the tutor will inform you of at the meeting.

We welcome new people to come along to our Monday evening events. These evenings are an opportunity to gain some understanding of what the Theosophical Society is and the areas we explore.

 

Public Events

Theosophical Centre
HPB Lodge, Auckland
4 Warborough Avenue, Epsom

September 2019
Date Time Subject
Tuesday 24 6.00pm Yoga and Meditation
Monday 30 7.30pm Exploring Theosophia (7) The Nature of Our Thinking Principle

October 2019
Date Time Subject
Tuesday 1 6.00pm Yoga and Meditation
Monday 7 7.30pm National Guest Speakers Carol Collier & Barbara Zanarb
speaking on
Theosophy – Omnipotent, Omniscient, Omnipresent and Who am I in the Light of Theosophy
Tuesday 8 6.00pm Yoga and Meditation
Wednesday 9 to
Tuesday 15
National Event - Spring School of Theosophy 2019
Living Theosophy in the 21st Century

Director of Studies: Jacques Mahnich
Prior registration required: www.theosophy.nz
Monday 14 7.30pm Break
Tuesday15 6.00pm Yoga and Meditation
Saturday 19 10am-Noon Saturday Morning Discussion Group
Karma and Our Reactions To it
Monday 21 7.30pm Break
Tuesday 22 6.00pm Yoga and Meditation
Monday 28 7.30pm Break (public Holiday)
Tuesday 29 6.00pm Yoga and Meditation

November 2019
Date Time Subject
Monday 4 7.30pm International Guest Speaker Jacques Mahnich
speaking on
Patience – a Buddhis Paramita so needed
Tuesday 5 6.00pm Yoga and Meditation
Monday 11 7.30pm TheoSophia Studies & Discussion
The spiritual law of Cause and Effect Karma (1)
Tuesday 12 6.00pm Yoga and Meditation
Monday 18 7.30pm Foundation Day
Commemoration of the TS Founding
Tuesday19 6.00pm Yoga and Meditation
Saturday 23 10am-Noon Saturday Morning Discussion Group
Do the Ends Justify the Means?
Monday 25 7.30pm TheoSophia Studies & Discussion
Reincarnation
Have we lived before (1)
Tuesday 26 6.00pm Yoga and Meditation

December 2019
Date Time Subject
Monday 4 7.30pm TheoSophia Studies & Discussion
Reincarnation
Have we lived before (2)
Tuesday 5 6.00pm Yoga and Meditation
Saturday 7 December 7.00pm Christmas Celebration Evening
Come and enjoy Beautiful Music and Poetry
Followed by a shared Supper afterward
(Bring a plate to share)

Members Events

There is a monthly programme for members of the Theosophical Society, generally on the fourth Wednesday of the month at 7.30pm.

We welcome members to these events allowing us to get to know each other along with being able to explore Theosophy at a deeper level together.

A light supper follows these meetings. Bring along a plate to share with others.

Members Meeting 2019
Date Time Subject
Wednesday 25 September 7.30pm Members Discussion Evening
Living in the Present
Wednesday 23 October 7.30pm Annual General Meeting (AGM)
Wednesday 27 November 7.30pm Governance Board Update
Saturday 7 December 7.00pm Christmas Celebration Evening
Come and enjoy Beautiful Music and Poetry
Followed by a shared Supper afterward
(Bring a plate to share)

Seminars

Occasionally we do hosts seminars or workshops allowing participants to explore more deeply, in a practical way, some of the processes we discuss in our meeting. For Theosophy to be useful in our lives, then it is necessary to make it a living experience every single day.

Below are some planned events coming up.

National Events

Theme: Living Theosophy in the 21st Century​

9 to 15 October 2019

Generic Description​

We are living at a time where the evolution of our human civilizations is accelerating. Values, ethics & community's life models are changing rapidly. Science and Technologies are reshaping the landscape of our human development. Ancient Wisdom teachings are more than ever a robust  guide on an ever-moving path. Their application to day-to-day life requires an adaptation to the new challenges.​

This Summer School proposes an assessment of the current world situation, a diagnostic of the root causes of human behavior, and a review of the main principles/practices of the Ancient Wisdom. It is centered around human modes of being, and their modes of application/adaptation for a transformation of these modes of being to better accompany the human evolution trajectory.​

Detailed Description​

  • Introduction
  • World Vision
  • Causal analysis/ Root causes of suffering
  • Science evolution / Technological revolutions
  • Building Bridges Between Science & Traditions
  • Transformation/Adaptation - The 4 Yogas
  • Practices from the Traditions of the World
  • Difficulties/Pitfalls & Remedies/Aids
  • Conclusion

BIO:

Jacques Mahnich spent his professional carrier in Aeronautical Engineering Industry, specialized in Aircraft Powerplants Systems. He is a regular member of the French Theosophical Society, Adyar, since 1978, and of TOS-France. He is the founder of a Theosophical Study Group in the South of France, and he supports regular theosophical training courses and conferences. Involved in theosophical activities at the international level, he is a member of ITC (International Theosophical Conferences Inc.), a worldwide lecturer, the co-founder of a web blog dedicated to the search for the origin of the Stanzas of Dzyan http://prajnaquest.fr/blog, and the co-founder of a web-based Project http://theoscience.org which publish a quarterly review of Researches Relevant to Theosophy.

  Venue:

Auckland Theosophical Centre, 4 Warborough Avenue, Epsom, Auckland

  Enquires to: office@theosophy.org.nz  or (09) 523-1797​
  For Costs:

Members Registration only $140 (registration is non-refundable).  This includes registration, lunch served daily (Wed-Thu- Fri-Sat-Sun-Mon-Tue) and morning and afternoon teas during the event.​

Non-members Registration only $190 (registration is non-refundable).  This includes registration, lunch served daily (Wed-Thu- Fri-Sat-Sun-Mon-Tue) and morning and afternoon teas during the event.​

Members Registration plus Accommodation - $280.00  (registration is non-refundable).  At Vasanta House, 10 Warborough Ave, Epsom, Auckland.  This includes Shared accommodation is available for an additional $140 and this includes accommodation and self- serve breakfast daily in the upstairs kitchen.

Learn More & Register