compose one ‘Great’ month in the ‘Platonic Year’ of 25,920 solar years. Jumping a couple levels of magnitude 108,000 years is one quarter of 432,000 years, the duration of the Kali Yuga, the Hindu age of conflict. 10,800 is the number of seconds in three hours of time and 1,080 minutes make up three quartes of a day or 18 hours. The Pearl born within the shell, which itself is of the waters, is the jewel of femininity, the true treasure of Aphrodite and a symbol of the moon’s gift to humanity. It not only carries the lustre of love and the beauty of purity, but also represents the perfection of wisdom. The process undertaken by the pearl forming mollusc is nature’s way of saying hardships, obstruction and agitation are merely meant to be transformed into the vivid realization of Lifes treasures.
Figure 44 The full moon is like the great pearl of the night sky. It has a diameter of 2,160 miles giving it a radius of 1080 miles.
Part one of the Temple of Paradise Trilogy