||Chesed, Mercy (Cheth, Samech, Daleth),
Gedulah. Love. Majesty. The Builder.The Loving Father who is
King. The Kindly Shepherd. The Framework (beginning of manifestation).
||In the centre of the Pillar of Mercy. Gives
rise to its opposite, Geburah through the path of Teth.
|"32 Paths of
Fourth Path is named Measuring, Cohesive or Receptacular; and
so because it contains all the holy powers, and from it emanate
all the spiritual virtues with the most exalted essences: they
emanate one from the other by the power of the primordial emanation."
|The four worlds
||Godname:El ("God - The Mighty
||Angel choir: Chasmalim ("Brilliant
Ones") aka Dominions or dominations.
||Mundane chakra: Tzadekh ("Righteousness"),
||Deep azure, flecked yellow
||4 of Wands (Completion): Chesed in Atziluth/ spirit.
The pure four in the world of yod-fire. A perfection or completion
of the process initiated by the supernals. Conclusions, settlement
and rest after labor. The achievement of the King in peace-time
in his well-governed kingdom. Complete and move forward.
||4 of Cups (Luxury): Chesed in consciousness /soul realm.
Pleasure with reservations or coming to an end. When it contains
all what is there to passion.
||4 of Swords (Truce): Chesed in the asral world /Yetzirah.
Recovery, rest from trouble or strife. Negotiation.
||4 of Disks (Power): Chesed in Assiah/ material plane.
Law and order. Eartly power completed, but nothing beyond. Gain
of money and influence. At present, careful and orderly but discontented,
||"Honour thy father and thy mother"
(virtue is obedience).
Secret Joys of The Master"
||"The Necessity of the Universe is a Measure
of the Righteousness."
|Paul Case's "Pattern
on the Threstleboard"
||"From the exhaustless riches of its Limitless
Substance, I draw all things needful, both spiritual and material"
|Virtue / Vice
||Obidience, alignment / bigotry, pride, hypocrisy,
||Vision of Love. The 2nd ray of spiritual realisation:
||A mighty crowned and throned king.
||The solid figure. Tetrahedron. Pyramid (grounded
triangle renewed manifestation of 4 elements). Equal-armed
Cross (4 elements in equilibrium and synthesized). Wand. Sceptre.
Crook (of shepherd or bishop). Square. Orb. Sceptre.
||Left arm. Left shoulder. Left adrenal. Adrenalin-flee
(stress, muscular waste). Visuddhi (throat) chakra (together
with Geburah on the path of Teth).
||Ruling gods of the thunderbolt, thunder gods.
Zeus. Jupiter. Thor.
||Cedarwood. Borage. Tulip. Birch. Dolphin. Sphinx.