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The Secret Doctrine

                                                       A Simple Outline of Evolution of Life on Earth in the Present Major Cycle


4500-5000                     Earth Solidified
million years

1,960,000,000                Beginning of life-wave on this earth                                                                          1st Round

(Beginning of
4320 million
year Kalpa)

1,340,000,000                                                                                                                                             2nd Round

                                                                                                               Simple organisms and
                                                                                                                 invertebrate forms
                                    Lunar Pitris provide                                                      appear
                                    etheric blueprint
                                    for all human and                                                  Astral evolution of
                                    mammalian forms                                                   vertebrate forms up
                                                                                                                   to reptiles


720,000,000                   "Dhyan Chohan"                                                                                                    3rd Round
(Paleozoic)                     "Heavenly Man"                                                  Vertebrate forms up
                                                                                                               to reptiles become


(Mesozoic)                     First Race
                                     (Polarian)                                                                                                              4th Round?

                                                                                                                                                                 4th Round
100,000,000                   Second Race
(Cenozoic)                     (Hyperborean)

                                                                                                              Mammalian forms
50,000,000                     Third Race                                                          become physical
                                     (Lemurian)                                                        (evolved from human

18,000,000                      Human form
                                  becomes physical                                              ape-like mammalian stock
                                    ("Adamic" Man)
                                                                    *                              *
                                                                           "Sin of the

                                     "Incarnation                    Intermediate
                                      of the Sons                     anthropoid             *
                                        of Mind"                           stock                          *

                                                                         male    female                            lower apes
9,000,000                        Division of
                                       the sexes                            Repetition of
                                                                                   the "sin of
                                                            *           *        the mindless"

5,000,000                        Fourth Race                                          *
                                       (Atlantean)                                                    *
                                                                                                                         great apes
                                                                                                                  (gorilla, chimpanzee)

  850,000                         Fifth Race