Spiritual development is based on struggle, effort, challenges, and difficulties, primarily in how the consciousness learns to comprehend and eliminate egos, defects, vices, and errors. This is a spiritual war mentioned throughout the conflicts of the Bible and the Qur'an, how the Innermost, our spirit, commands, conquers, and overcomes the obstacles to His Self-realization.
Discover the principles upon which the spirit triumphs over animality, desire, egotism, and conditions of mind. This lecture explores the mysteries of the seven planets of the alchemical and kabbalistic traditions, the seven archangels, the seven chakras, the seven lower Sephiroth, bodies, and initiations of the Tree of Life, the seven notes of the musical scale, and how the number seven, the law of organization, applies to the spiritual work. You will also learn about the symbolism of Eve's creation from Adam's rib in Genesis, as well as the Zohar regarding the seventh letter of Hebraic Kabbalah, Zayin, the latter representative of the feminine creative energy, sword or Kundalini within any adept or angelic being.