The Theosophical
Society in Australia

With International Headquarters at Adyar, Chennai, India.

Service Provision in Contemporary Society

Public Lecture, 7.30 - 8.30 pm, 5 May 2021.

Featured Speaker:Russell Preston
Venue:Brisbane Lodge

Russell Preston will outline of teachings by early Theosophists like Annie Besant and Alice A Bailey, discuss his ideas about how we should deliver services to those in need and talk about some of the ways he has given service in various fields and locations since his youth.

Russell has been a Member of the Theosophical Society since the 1970s, having joined the TS in Melbourne. He currently serves on the  BTS Executive Committee.


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