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12 Symbolism

12 Symbolism
 
Number 12 (dozen, [dodekada]) [Dodekada] - these are the complete, final cycle, space order, the number of harmony of spheres. Being equal to 3 X 4, it indicates spiritual and temporary order simultaneously; esoteric and exoteric. This is the number of zodiacal signs and months in the year (six man and six female). Noon and night. Twelve terrestrial branches, twelve fruits on the space tree. It is considered that twelve days before Christmas forecast the weather conditions of twelve months of the advancing year (they are analog). In the Egyptians of twelve gates of hell, in which the Ra carries out night hours; twelve main temples, located along the Nile (thirteenth temple - great pyramid itself). Dedication consisted of twelve cycles and lasted twelve years (each cycle - one year). For each cycle was intended one of the basic temples, which as a result gave the knowledge of all female aspects of consciousness. According to Herodotus, on Olympus twelve gods and goddesses. [Gesiod] mentions twelve titaniums. " Laws of twelve [tablits]". Furthermore, twelve days of recovery to chaos during the winter solstice, when corpses return, they were noted in Rome during the saturnalia. In the mitre was twelve students. In the Jewish tradition of twelve fruits of the tree of life; twelve gates of celestial hail; twelve flat cakes on the table of temple, which depicted the months of year; twelve precious stones in the breastplate of Aaron; twelve elbows of [izrailevykh], sons Of [iakova]. In the sound-effects man- semitic tradition of twelve days the duel between chaos and cosmos continued. In the Christians of twelve fruits of spirit, stars, apostles, gates and stones in the base of holy hail, days of the celebration of Christmas. In Islam twelve imams, the descendants of Ali, govern twelve hours of day. Twelve members in the council of the dalai-lama
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