Foundations of Esotericism. Lecture 25.
a condition of Consciousness is called Powera Round is called Kingdom, Wisdoma Globe is called Splendor, Glory
First Elemental KingdomSecond Elemental KingdomThird Elemental KingdomPlant KingdomMineral KingdomAnimal KingdomHuman Kingdom
We distinguish:On Saturn Trance consciousness, universal consciousnessOn Sun Dreamless sleep, consciousness limited to what is livingOn Moon Picture consciousnessOn Earth Waking consciousnessOn Jupiter Astral consciousness, further extendedOn Venus Etheric consciousness, still further extendedOn Vulcan Universal consciousness
Each kingdom must go through seven Forms:
- Arupa = Approach to Form
- Rupa = Form
- Astral = Shimmering and shining from within outwards.
- Physical = impenetrable in space
- Plastic-astral = forming itself out of itself