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Hermes Trismegistus – Treatise XVI

Identifier

006019

Type of Spiritual Experience

Background

God = Ultimate Intelligence

Sun and moon = Creator and Created symbolically

God makes himself = whatever the creator forces create eventually become functionally part of the Ultimate Intelligence - see Intelligence hierarchy

A description of the experience

 

Hermes Trismegistus – Treatise XVI

The intelligible kosmos then is dependent on God; and the Sun receives from God, through the intelligible kosmos, the influx of good with which he is supplied..... God then is the source of all; the Sun is the Demiurgus and the kosmos is the instrument by means of which the Demiurgus works.......... therefore in making all things, God makes himself. And it is impossible that he should ever cease from making; for God himself can never cease to be

The source of the experience

Hermes Trismegistus

Concepts, symbols and science items

Symbols

Sun and Moon

Science Items

Activities and commonsteps

Activities

Commonsteps

References