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Linga Purana - The number of spirit beings

Identifier

022573

Type of Spiritual Experience

Background

Elsewhere the Intelligence hierarchy/tree of life is described.  As one would expect for a universe or even simply a planet as diverse as ours the number of beings in the team and in the hierarchy is immense

A description of the experience

Linga Purana (l.4.443-444):

"There are two hundred and eighty million gods and subtle beings who move about in flying chariots. During the Manvantara, the cycles of humanity, their number increases to three billion, nine hundred and twenty million."

The source of the experience

Shaivism

Concepts, symbols and science items

Symbols

Tree of life

Science Items

Activities and commonsteps

Activities

Commonsteps

References