Pilates Exercises For Sciatica
The duality which is the Fourth and Fifth Hierarchy or Mercury/Venus must expand outward to solarise the realm of Saturn in both its higher and lower octaves the four lower subplanes of the mental plane as well as the four higher subplanes of the atmic plane. Individualisation and initiation are thus part of the dual activity of soul consciousness as it seeks to simultaneously encompass the realms of the personality and the monad. Once the soul has built the bridge between monad and personality these entities become consciously aware of each other and begin a fusion process.
In the second solar system individualisation and initiation proceed through the process of electrical duality polar opposites being brought into conscious relationship. In the first system the process was through the latent activity of matter and in the third system it will be a process of occult abstraction using the Will.
For the soul, expanding from the buddhic plane, the first opposites are manas and atma the higher and lower aspects of the triad. The second pair of opposites are the monadic plane and the astral plane.
Here the soul encounters the dragon energy which arrived in the second Round and will have a second Rootrace correlation. Just as the higher ‘life’ of the soul-as-triad is located on the monadic plane, so the lower ‘life’ is astral.
The secret of life lies hidden in the serpent stage, not the life of the Spirit, but the life of the soul, and this will be revealed as the “serpent of the astral light” is truly approached, and duly studied.76