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|Esoteric Psychology I - Some
Tabulations on the Rays
||7. Ceremonial Organization.
1. Will or Power
The basic reservoir of Power.
4. Beauty or Harmony.
6. Idealistic Devotion.
Uniformity of color.
||4. Harmony through Conflict.
5. Concrete Knowledge.
|5. Egoic or Soul
||5. Concrete Knowledge.
|6. Planetary Lives
||6. Devotion to ideas.
3. Active Intelligence.
|7. Solar Lives
||1. Will or Power.
7. Ceremonial Magic.
|The Mineral Kingdom
The seventh Ray of Organization and the first Ray of Power are the dominant factors.
The evolutionary results are radiation and potency, a static potency, underlying the rest
of the natural scheme.
Transmutation. A Treatise on Cosmic Fire defines this as follows:
"Transmutation is the passage across from one state of being to another through the
agency of fire."
To demonstrate the radioactivity of life.
Base metals, standard metals, precious stones.
Fire. Fire is the initiating factor in this kingdom.
Extreme density. Inertia. Brilliance.
The second Ray of Love-Wisdom, working out in a vastly increased sensibility.
The fourth Ray of Harmony and Beauty, working out in the general harmonization of this
kingdom throughout the entire planet.
The sixth Ray of Devotion or (as it has been expressed symbolically in The Ancient
Wisdom) the "urge to consecrate the life to the Sun, the giver of that
life," or again, the "urge to turn the eye of the heart to the heart of the
These work out in the second kingdom as magnetism, perfume, color and growth towards the
light. These words I commend to you for your earnest study, for it is in this kingdom that
one first sees clearly the glory which lies ahead of humanity.
radiation. The blending of the mineral and vegetable goals.
- The perfume
- The glory of
the human aura. The radiant augoeides.
which leads to final inspiration.
Conformation, or the power to "conform" to the pattern set in the heavens, and
to produce below that which is found above. This is done in this kingdom with greater
pliability than in the mineral kingdom, where the process of condensation goes blindly
Transformation, those hidden alchemical processes which enable the vegetable growths in
this kingdom to draw their sustenance from the sun and soil and "transform" it
into form and color.
Magnetism. That inner source of beauty, loveliness and attractive power which lures to it
the higher forms to consume it for food, and the thinking entities to draw from it
inspiration, comfort and satisfaction of a mental kind.
Trees and shrubs.
The flowering plants.
The grasses and lesser green things which do not come under the other two categories. A
group of vegetable growths which are found under the general heading of "sea
Rajas or activity. 
and the Kingdoms
meditation upon the five forms which every element takes produces mastery over every
element. These five forms are the gross nature, the elemental form, the quality, the
pervasiveness and the basic purpose."
You have, therefore, an analogy for consideration:
- The gross nature - the mineral kingdom.
- The elemental form - the vegetable kingdom.
- The quality - the animal kingdom.
- The pervasiveness - the human kingdom.
- The basic purpose - the kingdom of souls.
All of this is from the standpoint of consciousness.
- The body
mineral kingdom - the dense prison of life.
- The Akasha
vegetable kingdom - the fluid conscious life.
out of matter
animal kingdom - the evolutionary goal of the relation between body and akasha.
- Power to
travel in space
human kingdom - the goal of the human consciousness through the realization of the above
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