A simple seeker was meditating on the concept of
As Above – So Below and how it might express
itself in human society.
Is there a human society?
Perhaps the sum total of all human communities
could be considered as an all-inclusive society.
Would the same principle…
Is it a principle?
It is more than a principle. It is a law of life.
How many laws of life are there?
There is no limit to their number.
Is there a hierarchy withing the society
of their rules of order?
Are they rules of order?
As above, so below.
A common bond?
What is the common bond?
Everyone possesses the same emotional and
intellectual attributes in various degrees.
Then why is there or seems to be
an above and a below?
And a somewhere in-between?
It is necessarily so.
Birds of a feather flock together.
Sparrows and crows don’t associate with
Exactly. They each form their separate societies
or communities, but are at the same time, birds.
The same species of life?
Then, what about the human species?
What about it?
Yes, and separate cultures or communities
develop within each language group.
Is it possible to integrate all language groups
and their separate cultures into one?
Why would you want to? And, how would you do it
without eliminating individual cultures?
Then co-existence is the solution?
Co-existence is its own solution?
How to co-exist with others who are, or seem to be
superior or lesser to us, in some respects?
Between groups or within groups&?
The same principle would apply?
The same laws of life apply.
Those above know they are above, and those
at the bottom …