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  • The language of the Sun; characters like ancient Sanskrit. Of this ancient mystery language, Blavatsky says there was "during the youth of mankind, one language, one knowledge, one universal religion" (I, 341). In this idea, H.P.B. is echoing Ralston Skinner, who in a passage quoted in The Secret Doctrine postulates "an ancient language which modernly and up to this time appears to have been lost, the vestiges of which, however, abundantly exist" (I, 308).

    February 4, 2009