Spirit - Matter Terms

Spirit - Matter In one of the Books of Hermes, for instance, we find him saying that the number TEN is the mother of the soul, and that the life and light are therein united. For "the number 1 (one) is born from the spirit, and the number 10 (ten) from matter;" "the unity has made the TEN, the TEN the unity." http://www.blavatsky.net/magazine/theosophy/ww/additional/christianity/IAO.html Geist - Stoff waum und hell - kalt und dunkel