Man (the human being)

From Anthroposophy

Man, know thyself.

This covers Man, or the human being, as a microcosmos .. and its mapping or correspondence to the microcosmos.

1. Man - the human being
  • Man's bodily principles
    • the physical body
    • the etheric body
    • the astral body
    • the I
  • soul activity: thinking feeling willing (TFW)
  • Man as a threefold being: the three subsystems
  • Integrated view on Man (4BY3)
  • hierarchies
  • evolutionary aspects - past and future development
    • bodily principles and subsystems
    • organs

as well as:

  • esoteric physiology (organs & planets)
  • the human senses, temperaments
2. Cosmic breathing: Interaction between Microcosmos (Man) and Macrocosmos , or: basic functions in human functioning
3. Our solar system and the heavenly bodies in the macrocosmos
  • the moon,
  • the sun
  • comets
  • etc

A volume being worked out in depth is Chapter 10 focusing on the process of reincarnation and karma. For more details, see: Chapter 10: reincarnation and karma