Actually, Dechen Norbu, H.P. Blavatsky made it a point to not be identified with the orientalists, like Max Mueller and such.
Did you happen to read the post about H.P. Blavatsky, H.H. the Dalai Lama, and the Panchen Lama, that I linked to a couple posts ago?
Without clairvoyance, we cannot work for other sentient beings - Khunu Lama
Suddenly you will know the different knowledge without study - Thog-'bebs
One may now accomplish the welfare and instruction of all sentient beings, spontaneously and without effort, by simply being, that is to say, by manifesting one's enlightened nature through spontaneously emanating an infinity of Nirmanakaya manifestations - Vajranatha