Welcome to the Goetheanum
The Goetheanum is the center of a global network of spiritually dedicated people. As the home of the School of Spiritual Science and the General Anthroposophical Society, it serves the Exchange on spiritual issues and training in artistic and scientific field. The events range from lectures on specialist colloquia to large international congresses. On the stage of his own ensembles and toured in Eurythmy, drama, puppetry and music performances. Located in the Jura landscape, 10 km south of Basel, the Goetheanum rises in his expressive architecture on the Dornacher Hill. Through the picturesque garden park road to the Goetheanum with café, bookstore and card shop, which invite to stay.
Photo:Clearing the Stage
During the Commencement Party on September 29th 2013, over 500 people attended the presentation at the Goetheanum and listened to what needs to be done for the renovation of the stage. On a separate website, the Construction-Administration posts documents, films and information about what is actually taking place with weekly updates about the construction.
From the Life at the Goetheanum
One basic motif of the Youth Section is trying to get a sense for time: what is alive? What would like to come alive? How is it born, how does it grow and become alive? Here we are not just talking about ideas or initiatives, but...
In the Section for Mathematics and Astronomy we are working on a machine that has the potential to be used to propel a boat or as a mixing machine. As part of the Mathematics Study Days in October 2013, Johann Wolfesberger and...
In the Social Sciences Section we will occupy ourselves with the unique contribution humanity can make to evolution by creating out of nothing. In a lecture on the theme Rudolf Steiner spoke of logical thinking, the sense of...
Various artists are conducting research in connection with the Section, trying to establish and formulate new insights that can enrich and provide new impulses for artistic as well as pedagogical eurythmy. In the...
In 1788, the German philosopher Johann Gottfried Herder declared that the study of the humanities (the "beautiful sciences") served to educate our minds and hearts "in the interest of humanness and humanity"....
Two developmental streams often come together in the research of the Pedagogical Section: one is that the School of Spiritual Science as the inner foundation of our Section activities makes itself felt in our various ways of...
The preparations play a particular part for the biodynamic farmer. Their manufacture and use are intimate processes that depend on esoteric knowledge, personal experience and a particular inner attitude. The various ways of...
Some years ago neuroscientists such as Gerhard Roth and Wolf Singer claimed in a series of publications that science had provided evidence that there was no such thing as freedom of will. They were referring in particular to...
December 26th–31th 2013
Rudolf Steiner’s Research into the Gospels. Paths to a Deepened Awareness of Christ
General Anthroposophical Society
Puppet Theater and Goetheanum Stage Programs
"Humility - Devotion - Will to Sacrifice"
8:00 to 22:00
Executive Council Floor (Hermann Linde) and in the North Gallery (Andrey Bely)
Motifs of the Old and New Testament
Daily from 8 am to 10 pm
Terrace Room, Foyer, North Gallery
On December 12th, Peter Selg will hold a benefit lecture at the Goetheanum in favor of Eurythmy Therapy training. His topic: "The Foundation of the Theosophical Society for Art and the Esoteric Therapeutic Impulse of Rosicrucianism."
12.12.2013, 8 pm, Foundation Stone Hall at the Goetheanum