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The Arcane School is a correspondence school offering training in meditation techniques and the development of spiritual potentiality. The School provides sequential courses of study and meditation, and practical training in group service. Students are required to present monthly written reports, summarizing the results of their daily meditation and studies.

About the Arcane School

The Arcane School was established by Alice A. Bailey in 1923 to help meet an obvious and growing demand for further teaching and training in the science of the soul.

Extracts on the Arcane School

Extracts on the Arcane School from the books of Alice A. Bailey

What is an Esoteric School?

An esoteric school is one in which the relation of the soul, the spiritual man, to the personality is taught. It is the major line of approach for the student, and soul contact becomes his first great endeavour.

Esoteric Training

This article was dictated by the Tibetan teacher, Djwhal Khul, in 1934. It is printed in the book, The Externalisation of the Hierarchy, pp. 3-20, published by the Lucis Publishing Company. The need for trained esotericists is just as urgent today.

The Tibetan Master's Work

Background and framework to the Master Djwhal Khul's work with Alice Bailey

Frequently asked questions

about the Arcane School

Request for Application

To receive the entrance questionnaire, please direct your request to the appropriate Arcane School Headquarters: