He and She ~ The Birth of Gender

The Divine Dyad Instant recap: Deuce accepted the otherness of Unam, who told him about the glory of the supernal realm. He said that the gateway to it is death, but Deuce rejected this, convinced that death is the end. They agreed to an experiment in which Unam would try to share his divine beatitude…

Spouse Above, Spouse Below

SPIRIT-PRIMAL FUSION 15. Spouse Above, Spouse Below Whatever might be said for or against the postmodern version of Madhurya Bhava, it’s definitely a Spirit-primal fusion ~ a fulfillment of our title theme. A sub-theme stated in the Prelude is to identify the source of the power of the marriage bond, and find new ways to…

Radha Divine

SPIRIT-PRIMAL FUSION 10. The Divinely Feminine Avatari Another two hundred years passed, and the Krishna myth was taken up by the talented hand of Jayadeva, who penned the ultimate poem of erotic devotion: the Gita Govinda (Song of the Cowherd). Gone are the metaphysical symbols of bees and lotus, Sun and Moon, as we learn…

The Love-Slaves of God

SPIRIT-PRIMAL FUSION 9. The Love-Slaves of God In the golden era when Indian civilization was at its height, and Eros was earnestly pursued as a spiritual discipline, many wondrous things took place that in the West would seem exceeding strange. The primal scenario of Pan or the Devil emerging from the forest to seduce the wives…