On April 27-28, the meeting of the President of the Inter-American Theosophical Federation Isis Resende with members of the Theosophical Society of Russia and the theosophical community was held in Moscow.
Isis Resende is a lawyer, a member of the Theosophical Society since 1968, is an international speaker, specializing in such topics as meditation, the works of H.P. Blavatsky, the Letters of the Mahatmas and the ideas of Jung about dreams and symbols. Since May 31, 2014, he has been President of the Inter-American Theosophical Federation. She is also a member of the National Board of Directors of the Theosophical Society in Brazil, and holds the posts of Director of the Library of Theosophical Literature TO in Brazil and President of the Lodge of Alvorad in Brazil. Lectured in Brazil, Argentina, Chile, Uruguay, Paraguay, Bolivia, Ecuador, Peru, Colombia, Venezuela, Puerto Rico, Dominican Republic, Costa Rica, Nicaragua, Guatemala, Mexico, USA, Portugal, Spain, Norway, Belgium, Italy, India, the Philippines, Indonesia, New Zealand and Singapore, Russia. Isis Resende is a hereditary theosophist, her father is a famous philanthropist and theosophist in America, the theosophical activity of her grandmother is also known in Brazil. And so began the long-awaited meeting!
The representative of the President of the Russian TO Alexey Besputin welcomed Isis Resende at the opening of the meeting at the Open Reality Center. The meeting was attended by the Presidents and members of the Adamant Lodge, Anahata, Sofia, members of the Theosophical Society and the Theosophical community.
For two days, the meeting participants had the opportunity to hear not only ISIS RESENDE lectures on interesting and deep topics, such as: “Buddhism and psychology - a presentation on Voice of Silence, the last book Blavatsky wrote, representing Tibetan Buddhist ethics (bodhisattvic ethics) and modern psychology. Attempting to demonstrate what they agree on, and where Elimination of the Roots of Evil, considerations about Karma are different, a comparative study of The Key to Theosophy, The Voice of Silence, At the Foot of the Teacher, and Light on the Path, demonstrating that we we can interact with Karma in different ways, shortening or prolonging the time of evolution, and experiencing more or less suffering ”, but also discuss other issues related to the path of discipleship, the theosophical society, and experience in the study of theosophical works.
The meeting mediator, Evgenia Shaburnnikova, tried to ensure that everyone received an answer to his question, and that Isis paid attention to each of us. Isis emotionally, enthusiastically and deeply answered all the questions of those present, sincerely shared her own experience. The warm and friendly atmosphere at the meetings disposed to more frank conversations, the meeting participants shared their experiences, problems, asked for advice, help, and Isis, as a true Theosophist, reacted with great attention to each message, question, remark, opinion of which was a great deal of personal nature. up problems in the theosophical society.
The meeting organizers have drawn up a rich and interesting program, including also informal meetings. Visited the landmark of the capital of the Federation Tower - the highest observation deck in Europe. Heshteg "Only Love is Above" Federation Towers, reflected our delight in meeting the best! Lifting to the 89th floor, observation platform, and the whole capital below us, like a flight!))
Isis had the opportunity to get acquainted with the Russian way of life, to attend a festive dinner visiting Theosophists. It is noteworthy that this day was the birthday of one of the Theosophists, which brought a special festive note to the meeting, congratulated all together, and Isis Resende congratulated in Brazilian language, she wished steadfastness of mind, strength of will in the passage of life, following the path and assistance in fulfilling the tasks of the Masters. “I didn’t expect such a warm welcome, your hearts are open, your eyes exude kindness, understanding and delight”: Isis remembers ... you want to hug and be with you for a long time)).
Isis talked a lot about herself, about how she walked her way of discipleship, what problems and sufferings met her, how she learned to overcome obstacles. Frank conversations continued on a walk around Moscow and at dinner ... until the weary Isis simply fell asleep on the sofa at home, carefully prepared for her rest.
“Simply and comfortably, like at home”: said Isis, when she rested, and we all together discussed and shared our secret ...
For two days, Svyatoslav Lipsky tirelessly translated all the Isis Resende meetings, the participants expressed great gratitude to him.
People left the hall inspired, inspired by the meeting, expressed their gratitude to the organizers for the opportunity to attend such an interesting informative meeting, many had not seen each other for several years, and this event became a kind of symbolic platform for meeting with like-minded people. The Theosophists handed Isis a gift - a small bell as a symbol of unification under the sound of beauty, goodness and truth.
Two days passed unnoticed, and now we see Isis on the train, she is leaving to return to her Russian friends, the theosophists!
And the participants of the meetings write reviews again and again ... “Great thanks to you that you managed to gather all of us! We should all meet together more often! ”
“Thank you for allowing us to come to such an interesting meeting, we would like to continue communication”,
"I am happy that I have the opportunity to be near you!",
“What a wonderful friendly atmosphere, we felt unity in all, thank you for giving us this opportunity,”
“We ask you to make such meetings more often with other theosophists too, we will wait for theosophical meetings” ...
Then, it means to see you friends !!!