Maier, Michael - Atalanta fugiens 1618
Type of Spiritual Experience
"Not without reason do the ancient philosophers compare quicksilver with a snake because it pulls a tail behind it and its weight drags it hither and thither."
The picture is not, however, of true quicksilver, but of energy recycling - a precursor to the kundalini experience and the shooting - like gunpowder going off - of the energy up the spine
A description of the experience
The source of the experienceAlchemy
Concepts, symbols and science items