Max Heindel

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Max Heindel AKA Carl Louis von Grassoff

Denmark / America 1865 - 1919

Comments: Rosicrucian; Theosophist; Astrology; Anthroposophy; Nazis-like views on Blacks, Jews, etc; Christian mysticism; Creator of quasi - Magical Masonic Rites;


Teachers: H.P. Blavatsky; Charles Leadbeater; Rudolf Steiner; Franz Hartmann; "Elder Brother of the Rosicrucian Order"; Florence Holbrook;

Students; William M. Patterson; Ella Wheeler Wilcox; Theodore Heline; Mrs. Corinne Heline ; Fred Meyer; Robert C. Lewis; Manly P. Hall; Daphna Moore; Jan van Rijckenborgh (aka Jan Leene aka John Twine) [1896-1968] and his brother Z.W. Leene [1892-1938] of the Lectorium Rosicrucianum (International School of the Golden Rosycross) (LR)


Friends: 1st wife, Catherine Dorothy Luetjens Wallace; 2nd wife Mrs. Peterson ; 3rd wife Augusta Foss; Alma von Brandis;

Enemies: R. Swinburne Clymer; H. Spencer Lewis; Heinrich Tränker; Freeman B. Dowd; Arnold Krumm-Heller;

Organizations: Theosophical Society of Los Angeles; The Rosicrucian Fellowship (1909/11) Mount Ecclesia, Oceanside (California); Fellowship's Spiritual Healing service; Western Wisdom Teachings;inspired the Lectorium Rosicrucianum in Holland; Association of Christian Mystics;


Author: The Rosicrucian Cosmo-Conception, 1909; Christian Esoteric magazine Rays from the Rose Cross; Blavatsky And The Secret Doctrine; Ancient And Modern Initiation ; The Message Of The Stars; The Rosicrucian Mysteries AKA Rosicrucian Mysteries_An Elementary Exposition of their Secret Teachings; Teachings Of An Initiate ;


Resources: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Max_Heindel; http://www.gutenberg.org/browse/authors/h#a34216; http://rosicrucianzine.tripod.com/max_heindel.htm; http://www.occult-underground.com/heindel.html ; read hime here - http://darkbooks.org/collection/Max-Heindel.html or here - http://www.phoenixmasonry.org/ancient_and_modern_initiation.htm ; or listen to The Rosicrucian Mysteries here - http://librivox.org/the-rosicrucian-mysteries-by-max-heindel/ ;