posted on May, 10 2004 @ 12:40 PM
"...at a deeper level of reality all things in the universe are infinitely interconnected." (from the article, "The Universe as a Hologram)
I took this next piece out of a book I have, called: "Spiritual Beings" in the Heavenly Bodies & in the Kingdoms of Nature. By Rudolf Steiner.
[Lecture Five] "...Let us follow the planet further. It passes through space; it has an inner impulse that drives it through space, just as a human
being has an inner impulse of will causing him or her to take steps, to walk along in space. What leads the planet through space and governs its
movement through space and causes it to revolve around the fixed star corresponds to the spirits of will, or the thrones. Now, if these spirits of
will were to give only the impulse of motion to the planet, every planet would go its own way through the universe; but this is not the case, for
every planet acts in conformity with the WHOLE SYSTEM. The motion is not only so regulated that the planet moves, but it is brought into due order
with the whole planetary system. Just as due order is brought, let us say, to a group of people, of whom one goes in one direction and another in
another, to reach a common goal--the movements of the planets are also so arranged that they harmonize."
"...Just as what lives in human beings as spirit-self, life-spirit, and spirit-human (manas, budhi, atma) creates sheaths in the consciousness soul,
intellectual soul, sentient soul, astral, etheric, and physical bodies, so do the fixed stars of planetary systems move through space as the bodies of
divine beings. Inasmuch as we contemplated the life of the world of stars, we contemplate the bodies of the gods, and finally of the Divine as
All this is saying is that everything already does work together. And you really can't split anything up, like we do here in the forums. Because
everything works together not separate, the way we imagine it to be sometime, most of the time hahaha!