Dogon - The features of Digitaria - the 'seed'
Type of Spiritual Experience
This is not symbolic, it is a description of how the systems of the universe are arranged in each atom
A description of the experience
From A Sudanese Sirius System M. GRIAULE and G. DIETERLEN
According to the version instructed to the women, the compartments are four in number and contain grain, metal, vegetables and water. Each compartment is in turn made up of twenty compartments; the whole contains the eighty fundamental elements.
The star is the reservoir and the source of everything: 'It is the granary for everything in the world.'