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 (blə-văt′skē, -vät′-), Helena Petrovna Hahn 1831-1891.
Russian-born theosophist who founded (1875) the Theosophical Society in New York City and wrote books of occult lore, such as Isis Unveiled (1877).


(Biography) Elena Petrovna (jɪˈljɛnə pɪˈtrɔvnə), called Madame Blavatsky. 1831–91, Russian theosophist; author of Isis Unveiled (1877)


(bləˈvæt ski)

Madame (Elena Petrovna Blavatskaya, nee Hahn), 1831–91, Russian theosophist.
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So he sat at the feet of one awhile, and then he sat awhile at the feet of the other, and at last he applied his ear to the keyhole of the casket containing the Ashes of Madame Blavatsky.
fattest of recent Theosophists was the late Madame Blavatsky, who had
Turning towards the graphic arts and the aesthetics of Wassily Kandinsky, as well as the theosophical theories of Helena Blavatsky, Zorn traces further influences through Messiaen's personal theories of sound and color.
He separated from Carmen [Olle], he dedicates himself to readings (and practices too, I guess) that are half or entirely esoteric, Madame Blavatsky and her gang.
Under their charismatic leader Madame Blavatsky, theosophists sought to discover "the unexplained laws of nature and the powers latent in man".
Anagarika Dharmapala, American Civil War veteran Henry Steel Olcott, theosophist Madame Blavatsky, educationist Museus Higgins and others were at the forefront of this effort.
I, XIX, XXV; Brownson 1854: 2, 276, 365; 1884ix: 3, 162, 212; see references to the "odic" force, "psychic" force, "odic" or "magnetic current," "odic emanations," "electric, magnetic, odic, astral" attractions, "odic condition," in Blavatsky 1877i: 67, 138, 169, 344, 394, 395).
Al igual que los nazis, eran antiguos admiradores de Madame Blavatsky (tengo a la reina teosofa, en compania de los ideologos bolcheviques y mencheviques, en la seccion rusa de mi biblioteca gracias a un consejo de Aurelio Asiain), Haeckel y Nietzsche.
Blavatsky was primarily responsible for claiming that enlightened humans, called the masters or mahatmas, lived in the Himalayan mountains and transmitted the perennial ancient wisdom to her.
In London, Praed launched her literary career with An Australian Heroine (1880) and began to move in literary and spiritualist circles, becoming acquainted with Alfred Percy Sinnett of the London Theosophical Lodge and the Russian-born Helen Blavatsky, cofounder in 1875 of the Theosophical Society.
XVIII; su recepcion en el ambito teosofico ya lo ponderaba Madame Blavatsky y entre los primeros que la leyeron en Mexico se encuentran Madero, Nervo o Vasconcelos.
Miller cherished the Romantic yawps of writers such as Edward Bulwer-Lytton (who influenced Blavatsky and Theosophy) and Arthur Machen.