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M
eaning "slave" or "servant", Chelas are religious students or disciples; the apprentices to the Adepts.


Chelas are those who earnestly desire to work for the betterment of humankind. The Adepts impart teaching and wisdom otherwise unattainable, and help the Chelas by communion and inspiration.


In Hinduism the Chelas are the Gurus apprentices.

   
            

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Sources: (1) Shepard, Leslie (editor), Encyclopedia of Occultism and Parapsychology, Thomson Gale; (2) Dictionary of the Occult, Caxton Publishing; (3) Steiger, Brad and Sherry Hansen, The Gale Encyclopedia of the Unusual and Unexplained, Thomson Gale.
 

 
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Suggested Software:
 
Courses on New Age and Alternative Beliefs:
 
 
 

 
-- Ancient Times CD-ROM.

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BMV Quantum Subliminal CD: Learn Religion Theology- Improve your Religion Theology Skills.

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Feng Shui CD-ROM Live a Happy and Prosperous Life.

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Full-Color Angels CD-ROM: Heavenly Images, Angels and Cherubs.

-- The Alchemist CD-ROM.

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The Totally New Complete Edgar Cayce Readings CD-ROM.

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The URANTIA Book CD-ROM: The History of Earth.

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Ultimate Divination 4 CD-ROM Set: Astrology, Tarot, Palmistry, I Ching.

-- Click HERE for more related software.

-- Click HERE for the best prices on top-selling software titles.
 


Suggested Videos:
 
 

 
-- Ancient Belief Systems.

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Cracking the Code to the Extraordinary; Mystery Schools Ancient Knowledge and Self-Empowering Tools DVD.

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Islamic Mysticism: The Sufi Way.

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Mysticism and the Search for Religious Understanding.

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Magic, Mysticism, and Initiation.

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Redemption and Mysticism: A Religion That Demands and a Religion That Bestows.

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Secrets of the Unknown: Mystic Hitler.

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The Mystic's Journey: Islamic Mysticism.

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Transpersonal Conversations.

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Theosophical Society in America: An Illustrated History.

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Truth is a Pathless Land.

-- Click HERE for more related videos.

-- Click HERE for the best prices on top-selling DVD titles.
   
 

       
-- Metaphysics 101.

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Meditation 101.

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World Religions 101.

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Psychic Powers 101.

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Spiritual Counseling 101.

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Intermediate and Advanced Spiritual Counseling.

-- Paranormal Investigations: Complete Edition.

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Understanding Parapsychology and the Paranormal.

-- Click HERE for more new age and alternative beliefs courses.



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-- 100 Years of Theosophy: A History of the Theosophical Society in America.

-- A Garden of Pomegranates: Skrying on the Tree of Life.

-- An Abridgment of the Secret Doctrine.


-- An Invitation to the Secret Doctrine.

-- Annie Besant: An Autobiography.


-- At the Feet of the Master.


-- Beauties of Islam.


-- Choices of Love.

-- Christian Hermetic Astrology: The Star of the Magi and the Life of Christ.

-- Clairvoyant Investigations.


-- Collected Writings of H.P. Blavatsky: 1886-1887 Vol 7.


-- Culture, Crisis, and Creativity.


-- Dharma.

-- Death and After.


-- Dialogues With a Modern Mystic.


-- Doctrine of the Heart.


-- Edgar Cayce's Story of Jesus.

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Fourth Way.

-- From the Outer Court to the Inner Sanctum.

-- Giordano Bruno: Theosophy's Apostle in the Sixteenth Century - 1913.


-- Hidden Side of Things.

-- Hidden Wisdom in the Holy Bible (Theosophical Heritage Classics).

-- How the World Can Be the Way It Is: An Inquiry for the New Millennium into Science, Philosophy, and Perception.

-- How to Know Higher Worlds (Classics in Anthroposophy).


-- Hpb: The Extraordinary Life and Influence of Helena Blavatsky, Founder of the Modern Theosophical Movement.

-- H.P. Blavatsky and the Secret Doctrine.

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In Search of the Miraculous: Fragments of an Unknown Teaching.

-- Initiates of the Theosophical Masters (Suny Series in Western Esoteric Traditions).


-- Isis Unveiled.

-- Isis Unveiled: Collected Writings/Boxed Set.

-- Isis Unveiled: Secrets of the Ancient Wisdom Tradition, Madame Blavatsky's First Work.


-- Jesus Christ, Sun of God: Ancient Cosmology and Early Christian Symbolism.

-- Jesus, Teacher and Healer.

-- Karma: Rhythmic Return to Harmony.


-- Key to Theosophy.


-- Kingdom of the Gods.

-- Life Streams: Journeys into Meditation and Music.


-- Madame Blavatsky's Baboon: A History of the Mystics, Mediums, and Misfits Who Brought Spiritualism to America.


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Mahatma I and II.

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Mahatma Gandhi: Selected Political Writings.

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Mahatma Letters to A.P. Sinnett.

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Mahatmas and Genuine Occultism.

-- Man Visible and Invisible.

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Masters and Men: The Human Story in the Mahatma Letters.

-- Neurospeak: Transforms Your Body, While You Read!

-- 'No Religion Higher Than Truth': A History of the Theosophical Movement in Russia, 1875-1922.

-- Ocean of Theosophy.

-- On Spiritual Unity: A Slavophile Reader (Library of Russian Philosophy).


-- Practical Occultism.

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Psychological Commentaries on the Teaching of Gurdjieff and Ouspensky.

-- Rebirth for Christianity.

-- Reincarnation in Modern Life: Towards a New Christian Awareness.


-- Reminiscences of H. P. Blavatsky and the Secret Doctrine.


-- Rhythm of Wholeness: A Total Affirmation of Being.

-- Rules for Spiritual Initiation.

-- Shadows of the Sacred: Seeing Through Spiritual Illusions.

-- Son of Man: The Mystical Path to Christ.


-- Studies in Occultism.


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The Adept.

-- The Adepts in the Eastern Esoteric Tradition: The Arhats of Buddhism.

-- The Altitude of Prayer (Collector's Edition Set of Books).

-- The Aspiring Adept: Robert Boyle and His Alchemical Quest: Including Boyle's 'Lost' Dialogue on the Transmutation of Metals.


-- The Bhagavad Gita; The Lord's Song.

-- The Book of Dzyan.


-- The Edgar Cayce Bible Companion : Biblical Treasure from the Edgar Cayce Readings.

-- The Essential Mystics: Selections from the World's Great Wisdom Traditions.

-- The Etheric Double: The Health Aura of Man (Theosophical Classics Series).

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The Harmonious Circle: The Lives and Work of G.I. Gurdjieff, P.D. Ouspensky, and Their Followers.

-- The Key to the Kalevala.


-- The Masters.


-- The Masters and the Path.

-- The Masters Revealed: Madam Blavatsky and the Myth of the Great White Lodge (Suny Series in Western Esoteric Traditions).

-- The Millennium Myth: Love and Death at the End of Time.

-- The Pilgrim Self: Traveling the Path from Life to Life.


-- The Secret Doctrine: Collected Writings 1888: Cosmogenesis/Anthropogenesis/Index/Boxed Set.

-- The Secret Doctrine: The Synthesis of Science, Religion, and Philosophy.

-- The Secret Doctrine: The Synthesis of Science, Religion, and Philosophy (Volumes 1 and 2).


-- The Seven Rays.


-- The Spiritual Life.


-- The Theosophical Enlightenment (Suny Series in Western Esoteric Traditions).


-- The Voice of the Silence.


-- The White Buddhist: The Asian Odyssey of Henry Steel Olcott (Religion in North America).

-- Theosophia: Hidden Dimensions of Christianity.

-- Theosophy: A Modern Expression of the Wisdom of the Ages.

-- Theosophy: An Introduction to the Spiritual Processes in Human Life and in the Cosmos (Classics in Anthroposophy).

-- Theosophy Simplified.


-- Thought Forms.

-- Thought Power (1908): Its Control and Culture.

-- Thought Power, Its Control and Culture.


-- Total Freedom: The Essential Krishnamurti.


-- When Daylight Comes; A Biography of Helena Petrovna Blavatsky.


-- Yankee Beacon of Buddhist Light (Life of Col. Henry S. Olcott).

-- Click HERE for more Annie Besant related books.

-- Click HERE for more George Ivanovich Gurdjieff related books.

-- Click HERE for more H.P. Blavatsky related books.

-- Click HERE for more Theosophy related books.

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