MASCULINE AND FEMININE PRINCIPLES
Civilization responds to the activity of two concurrent modalities of human expression that together weave the ladder of evolution. They express the essential dynamic that rules life: the two ways in which Consciousness resonates in matter through an arrangement of alternating polarities. These activities affect global life and transcend all notion of the particular. They compose universal waves of energy that affect systems of worlds at physical, psychological and social levels. Masculine and Feminine Principles resemble the composite Mother-Father concept we call Source.
This dual system determines the way civilizations formulate and transmit knowledge and the perceptual focus employed in discovery and creativity. It is never about competition or fusion, concepts that only come into play when we translate these principles to the psyche of the human being. Here there is no question of dominant-subservient, better or worse, but equal and necessary value. Dissimilarity provokes movement. The play of harmonies and rhythms spikes evolution and the expansion of Consciousness. The two engender qualitatively different perceptions. Balance ensues when each one is whole within itself.
One Principle is active […]