Gallery of universal triangles.
Hexagram i-jing 12

wisdom of Hermes Trismegistus and Emerald Table of hermetic philosophy

1. Perfect world.
ARIES - cardinal sign and first quarter of zodiac.
AQUARIUS - firm sign and fourth quarter of zodiac.
VIRGO - mutable sign and second quarter of zodiac.

2. Person.
CAPRICORN - cardinal mark and elements of ground.
LEO - firm mark and elements of fire.
GEMINI - mutable mark and elements of air

3. Imperfect world - unconscious sphere.
TAURUS - initial third of astrological circle and symbol of earth element.
LEO - middle third of zodiacal circle and symbol of fiery element.
AQUARIUS - last third of astrological circle and symbol of air element.

4. Imperfect world - conscious sphere.
CAPRICORN - third segment of zodiacal chart and ground natural elements.
LEO - second segment of zodiacal chart and fire natural elements.
GEMINI - first segment of zodiacal chart and air natural elements.

5. Discrete world - astral sphere.
CAPRICORN - area of slow planets - earth elemental nature.
ARIES - area of less rapid planets - fiery elemental nature.
GEMINI - area of fast heavenly bodies - air elemental nature.

6. Discrete world - ethereal sphere.
VIRGO - slow heavenly bodies and ground elementals.
LEO - less rapid heavenly bodies and fire elementals.
GEMINI - fast planets and air elementals.


Astrological charts of this gallery can be interesting to researchers and scientists who study occult hermetic philosophy. Because apexes of the shown triangles can symbolize parts of triple wisdom of Hermes Trismegistus who is the thrice-greatest god or treble divine essence according to mystical concepts of hermetic philosophy. As in the Emerald Table of Hermes Trismegistus it is written: "Therefore I am named as the thrice-greatest since I have three parts of wisdom of whole universal philosophy".

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