By Demetra George, Douglas Bloch
This ebook indicates how the invention of the asteroids Ceres, Pallas Athena, Juno, and Vesta coincided with the shift of a girl. The growing, assisting, nurturing element held via the goddess Ceres, the common mom, brings us to how we think nurtured and the way we functionality with our roles of mother-child. She embodies the main of unconditional love. Pallas Athena is our Warrior Goddess, a lady in a man's international, sporting the main of artistic intelligence. Vesta, our goddess of concentration and dedication, is our excessive Priestess. Juno, the Queen of Heaven and Divine Consort, is our skill for significant relationships. realizing the subjects that every goddess holds enriches our knowing of that functionality and expression in our lives.
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Another ancient vowel-name is lao (law), frequently found on Gnostic gems and mentioned in Macrobius's Saturnalia as a name of the Sun God. 59 The Abbe Barthelemy, in his study of Egyptian medals mentioned in Chapter 3, notes that the name is often combined with depictions of Harpocrates, child-god of the winter solstice. " In a more profound sense, he goes on, the Pythagoreans may have enclosed in this brief formula of beginning, middle and end their ideas of the universe and of the Supreme Being.
Y) 0<. ii: Phoenician system, Dorian mode, chromatic genus ~ - i- i"~ + J. q.. )- _q. ~. q-I"i. iii: Moon high, Lydian mode, enharmonic genus It is certainly an attractive idea, that the vowel-sequences encode a secret song. But if this is so, then it must be said that the Greeks nowhere else chose to notate their music in this clever and ANCIENT VOWEL-SONGS 47 convenient way; and that even if this was an exception, it is very unlikely that any modern readings agree with ancient practice. As is often the case with research into ancient occultism, the enterprise reveals far more about the researchers than about the subject.
As shown in Chapter 1, these are the three vowels most appropriate for fixing the physical limits of the system, and hence most appropriate as symbols of completeness. ) says expressly that Moses received his laws from the god called lao, and it is the consensus of modern scholars that this name replaced the Tetragrammaton after the latter ceased to be pronounced by Jews. From the Gentile point of view, lahve and lao were among the multitude of names for the THE NAMES OF THE GODS 59 supreme or solar deity.
Asteroid Goddesses: The Mythology, Psychology, and Astrology of the Re-Emerging Feminine by Demetra George, Douglas Bloch