The Laws and
Rules Enumerated and Applied
Note: Certain of the Rules are related to certain of the Laws and will
be considered by me in their rightful relationship. I have asked A.A.B. to give here a
list of the ten laws and - where a rule is related to a particular law - to give it with
that law. The rules are renumbered and do not follow in the order earlier given.
All disease is the result of inhibited soul life. This is true of all forms in all
kingdoms. The art of the healer consists in releasing the soul so that its life can flow
through the aggregate of organisms which constitute any particular form.
Disease is the product of and subject to three influences: first, a man's past, wherein he
pays the price of ancient error; second, his inheritance, wherein he shares with all
mankind those tainted streams of energy which are of group origin; third, he shares with
all the natural forms that which the Lord of Life imposes on His body. These three
influences are called the "Ancient Law of Evil Sharing." This must give place
some day to that new "Law of Ancient Dominating Good" which lies behind all that
God has made. This law must be brought into activity by the spiritual will of man. 
Let the healer train himself to know the inner stage of thought or of desire of
the one who seeks his help. He can thereby know the source from whence the trouble comes.
Let him relate the cause and the effect and know the point exact through which relief must
Disease is an effect of the basic centralization of a man's life energy. From the plane
whereon those energies are focused proceed those determining conditions which produce ill
health. These therefore work out as disease or as freedom from disease.
Disease, both physical and psychological, has its roots in the good, the beautiful and the
true. It is but a distorted reflection of divine possibilities. The thwarted soul, seeking
full expression of some divine characteristic or inner spiritual reality, produces, within
the substance of its sheaths, a point of friction. Upon this point the eyes of the
personality are focused and this leads to disease. The art of the healer is concerned
with the lifting of the downward focused eyes unto the soul, the true Healer within the
form. The spiritual or third eye then directs the healing force and all is well.
The healer must achieve magnetic purity, through purity of life. He must attain
that dispelling radiance which shows itself in every man when he has linked the centers in
the head. When this magnetic field is established, the radiation then goes forth.
There is naught but energy, for God is Life. Two energies meet in man, but other
five are present. For each is to be found a central point of contact. The conflict of
these energies with forces and of forces twixt themselves  produce the bodily ills of
man. The conflict of the first and second persists for ages until the mountain top is
reached - the first great mountain top. The fight between the forces produces all disease,
all ills and bodily pain which seek release in death. The two, the five and thus the
seven, plus that which they produce, possess the secret. This is the fifth Law of Healing
within the world of form.
Let the healer concentrate the needed energy within the needed center. Let that center
correspond to the center which has need. Let the two synchronize and together augment
force. Thus shall the waiting form be balanced in its work. Thus shall the two and the
one, under right direction, heal.
When the building energies of the soul are active in the body, then there is health, clean
interplay and right activity. When the builders are the lunar lords and those who work
under the control of the moon and at the behest of the lower personal self, then you have
disease, ill health and death.
When life or energy flows unimpeded and through right direction to its precipitation (the
related gland), then the form responds and ill health disappears.
A careful diagnosis of disease, based on the ascertained outer symptoms, will be
simplified to this extent - that once the organ involved is known and thus isolated, the
center in the etheric body which is in closest relation to it will be subjected to methods
of occult healing, though the ordinary, ameliorative, medical or surgical methods will not
Disease and death are the results of two active forces. One is the will of the soul, which
says to its instrument:  I draw the essence back. The other is the magnetic power of
the planetary life, which says to the life within the atomic structure: The hour of
reabsorption has arrived. Return to me. Thus, under cyclic law, do all forms act.
The healer must seek to link his soul, his heart, his brain and his hands. Thus can he
pour the vital healing force upon the patient. This is magnetic work. It cures disease or
increases the evil state, according to the knowledge of the healer.
The healer must seek to link his soul, his brain, his heart and auric emanation. Thus can
his presence feed the soul life of the patient. This is the work of radiation. The hands
are needed not. The soul displays its power. The patient's soul responds through the
response of his aura to the radiation of the healer's aura, flooded with soul energy.
Perfection calls imperfection to the surface. Good drives evil from the form of man in
time and space. The method used by the Perfect One and that employed by Good is
harmlessness. This is not negativity but perfect poise, a completed point of view and
The healer or the healing group must keep the will in leash. It is not will that must be
used, but love.
Hearken, O Disciple, to the call which comes from the Son to the Mother, and then obey.
The Word goes forth that form has served its purpose. The principle of mind then organizes
itself and then repeats that Word. The waiting form responds and drops away. The soul
Respond, O Rising One, to the call which comes within the sphere of obligation; recognize
the call emerging from the Ashram or from the Council Chamber where waits the Lord 
of Life Himself. The Sound goes forth. Both soul and form together must renounce the
principle of life and thus permit the Monad to stand free. The soul responds. The form
then shatters the connection. Life is now liberated, owning the quality of conscious
knowledge and the fruit of all experience. These are the gifts of soul and form combined.
This last law is the enunciation of a new law which is substituted for the Law of Death,
and which has reference only to those upon the later stages of the Path of Discipleship
and the stages upon the Path of Initiation.