Kabbala Path 16
Expansion of consciousness; mental telepathy
Accessing the “Universal Mind”
Learning to be a part of everything yet detached from it at the same time
Increasing your awareness of layers of higher consciousness, while remaining fully grounded
Being able to use things, without being used by them
Gaining greater body awareness and attunement to physical sensations
Increased creativity and sex drive
Developing values relative to the material world that work for you
Putting attachments into their proper perspective; becoming aware of your own limits so you can rise above them
Understanding that everyone is not ready to evolve or grow, and that this does not set them “beneath” you
Bringing back with you a feeling of safety and protection (from Chokmah); overcoming fear
Increasing energy and warmth, and especially your ability to control your body temperature
Feelings of awe and humility regarding the higher aspects of creation
Regaining past life memories that will help give purpose to this life
Enhancement of dreaming and ability to receive messages from your Guides in the dream state
Learning to balance giving and receiving; tempering your generosity with wisdom and discrimination
Learning that the mind is a tool to understand the wisdom of the spirit
Becoming conscious of your choices, and that you stay on your own particular path of growth through choice
Learning to tap into your potential power
Learning to release your power of love
Gaining a feeling of oneness, family, and belonging with your Guides
“Knowingness” – gaining an inner connectedness to all things that increases the ability of “omniscience”
Improving your sense of humor; the ability to laugh
Contacting people who have died
Harnessing the strong energies moving through your body
Letting go of the mind, and the control it has over us; feelings of mental numbness; this allows higher mind to come through
Development of the Third Eye
“As above, so below” – understanding that the cosmic force of our universe appears in us as our neural network, through which energy flows
Altering our perception, or “world view”
Opening the Third Eye Center and the Throat Center
Development of lingual skills and musical ability
Increasing your self-value
We commence our journey in the Sphere of Chesed, Glory.
It is known as the Measuring, Cohesive, or Receptacular Intelligence because it fashioneth the images of material things, bestowing peace and mercy.
The Hebrew Divine Name is El, the Strong and Mighty God, ruling in Glory, Magnificence and Grace.
The Archangel is Tzadqiel, the Prince of Mercy and Beneficence, called the Justice of God.
The Order of Angels is the Chasmalim, the Brilliant Ones, who are also called the Order of Dominations.
The planet that corresponds to this Sphere is Jupiter.
The number is 4.
The Tarot card correspondences are the four fours.
The element is fire, in water.
The color is blue.
The metal is tin.
The stone is amethyst or sapphire.
The musical note is “A.”
The incense is cedar, nutmeg and clove.
The body part is the left arm.
The chakra is the Throat Center and the gland is the thyroid.
Symbols are the tetrahedron, the equal armed cross, the Orb, the wand and the scepter.
The magical image is of a mighty crowned and throned King.
The living beings are eagles and lions, dragons and bulls.
The mythical being is the unicorn.
Mythological correspondences are all of the God-Kings.
The mystical experience of the Sphere is a vision of love.
— 16th Path —
The 16th Path is known as the Triumphal or Eternal Intelligence, so called because it is the pleasure of the Glory, beyond which is no other Glory like to it and it is called also the Paradise prepared for the Righteous.
The Hebrew letter is Vau, meaning nail or hook.
The meaning of the simple letter is hearing.
The Esoteric Title is the Magus of the Eternal.
The element is fixed earth.
The astrological sign is Taurus.
The Tarot Major Arcanum card is the Heirophant.
The color is a red-orange.
The musical note is “C#.”
The stones are topaz or emerald.
The symbols are the vau cross and the staff.
The incenses are storax, rose, myrtle, fennel and vervain.
The living creatures are doves.
The mystical and spiritual experiences on the Path are meeting teachers and guides, angels and those that have gone before you.
Also, judgment and passing on all of your acquisitions to others.
The magical phenomenon is laughter and a vision of the self perfected.
— Sphere of Chokmah —
Our Sphere of destination is Chokmah, the Divine, Ideal Wisdom.
It is known as the Illuminating Intelligence.
The Hebrew Divine Names are Yah, Tetragramaton, or Jehovah.
The Archangel is Ratziel, the Prince of Princes of the knowledge of hidden and concealed things.
The Order of Angels is the Auphanium, the Wheels or Whirling Forces, which are also called the order of Kerubim.
The Zodiacal influence is space; the entire Sphere of the Zodiac.
The number is 2; the second Glory.
The Tarot card correspondences are the four twos and the Kings.
The element is fire in fire.
The color is grey.
The scent is musk.
The herb is amaranth.
The stones are star ruby and turquoise.
The metal is uranium.
The living being is man.
The symbols are the phallus, the tower, the wand, the line, the hexagram and the circle.
The body part is the left side of the face.
The chakra is the Third Eye Center and the gland is the pineal.
The magical and mystical experiences are those of a vision of God face to face and a flash of mystical Light.
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A. Record your emotional reactions to your experiences on the path here immediately upon completion. Include any physical responses or sensations.
Date of completion:
What do you think these responses indicate?
B. Use this section as a diary of your experiences during the week following your completion of the path. Be sure to include how you react to things emotionally as well as how you deal with any major issues that may arise.
C. Review the week’s experiences. How has the path affected the way you handled this week’s issues?
D. What special dreams has this path stimulated this week?