KEY

TO THE

Hebrew-Egyptian Mystery
IN

THE SOURCE OF MEASURES
ORIGINATING

THE BRITISH INCH AND THE ANCIENT CUBIT

BY WHICH WAS BUILT THE GREAT PYRAMID OF EGYPT AND THE TEMPLE OF SOLOMON; AND THROUGrf THE POSSESSION AND USE OF WHICH, MAN, ASSUMING TO REALIZE THE CREATIVE LAW OF THE DEITY, SET IT FORTH IN A MYSTERY, AMONG THE HEBREWS CALLED KABBALA

56

BY

j;' RALSTON SKINNER

PHILADELPHIA

:

DAVID McKAY COMPAIW
WASHINGTON SQUARE

6^

" OPEN THOU MINE EYES, THAT I MAY BEHOLD WONDROUS THINGS OUT OF THY LAW
!

"my
"

son, if

THINE HEART BE WISE, MY HEART SHALL REJOICE, EVEN MINE
:

YEA,

MY REINS SHALL

REJOICE,

WHEN THY

LIPS SPEAK RIGHT

THINGS."

"behold! THE DAY OF THE LORD COMETH, AND TO PASS IN THAT DAY,

IT

SHALL COME

" THAT THE LIGHT SHALL NOT BE CLEAR, NOR DARK, BUT IT SHALL BE ONE DAY,

"and THE LORD SHALL BE KING OVER ALL THE
DAY THERE SHALL BE

EAJtTH

:

IN

THAT

ONE
AND

J
HIS

EHO

VA H

,

NAME SHALL BE

nS

N^D^

TABLE OF CONTENTS.

Introduction.
Contents an essay or study rather than, strictly speaking, a work. The series of developments based upon the use of geometrical ele-

whole a

ments, giving expression in numerical values, founded on integral values of the circle, rediscovered by the late John A. Parker, and by Peter Metius
in the i6th century.

Brief statement of these developments

;

the greatest

being that the system from whence their derivation was anciently considered to be one resting in nature, or God, as the bast's, or law, of the exas such to be found as underlaying This introduction contains the Hebrew alphabet, with the values and powers of the letters, and some of their supposed
ertion, practically, of creative design
:

the Biblical structure.

symbols, with some remarks on the hieroglyphic use of the

letters.
is

(The

proof of the uses of these values by the ancients

is all

that

claimed as

being of use connected with the quadrature idea, so that the usual ofFensiveness connected with any stated idea of quadrating the circle is not involved.)

Quadrature of
It

the Circle hy

yohn A. Parker.

would be amply

sufficient for the

purposes of this work to give the

numerical results (notating geometrical conditions) of Mr. Parker's quadrature; but it is thought that the uses shown to have been anciently made
will naturally lead to a

desire to

examine

into the very

means whereby
Yn^

these numerical data are obtainable.
outlines of Mr. Parker's

To

satisfy

such a desire the leading

work on

the quadrature,

and of

problem of had in the

three revolving bodies, with his uses of his results, are given, even pretty
fully,

by permission.

His extremely interesting work

is

to be

city of
\ I.

New

York, of John Wiley

&

Son.

Kabbala a species of symbolic writing. Relation of diameter to circumference of a circle a supreme one as connected with the god-names
Elohiin and Jehovah.

Two

expressions of circumference to diameter, in
(iii)

IV

TABLE OF CONTENTS.
and

integrals, used in the Bible; that of Mr. Parker, the ferfect one,

that of Peter Metius (i6th century), the imperfect one.

One

relation be-

tween the two expressions

to be

found in §82

(J).').

(§2. Notice oi the

quadrature by Peter Metius, about a. d. 15S5.) Outline of 12 propositions from Mr. Parker's Quadrature, resulting in the key numbers, and values,

on which

this entire

work depends.

(See Prop. XII,

p. 20.)

^ 3.

Quad-

rature by Peter Metius, with statement of curious relations between the Parker and Metius forms.

Reflections on the
? 4.

Quadrature by Mr. Parker,
:

^uadratare by Mr. Parker of great value, but set forth not on account of intrinsic exactitude, but because (i.) It affords the measures for
\i\n\6\n^\ht.

great pyra7nid ;

(2.)

The sacred

cudit

was derived from

it;

(3)

^^

gives the kabbalistic value for understanding the god-names in the

Bible,
It

and

for

understanding the esoteric teachings in the mysteries ;
Its

(5.)
is,

appears at the foundation of the British measures.
it is

great value

then, that

a literary key to the
its

and, in this aspect,
perfect, one that
is

comprehension of ancient learning ; mathematical or geometrical value is, however im-

statement

it is

to

of secondary consideration in this work. With this be noted, §5, that Mr. Parker's quadrature values are
af'e

obtained by area computations; §6, that there
able in the details of the Playfair
iar

curious features observis

method ;

§8, that mathematics

famil-

with definitions which are untrue; and, §9, that nature seems to afford confirmatory evidence that Mr. Parker is right.

Problem of Three Revolving Bodies by Mr. Parker.
?ii.
sults, for astronomical purposes, his postulate being,

This grows out of his quadrature, as a practical use of his " The

reis

proposition

therefore demonstrated that three gravitating bodies of equal magnitude, revolving together, their relative motion shall be as four to three, or one

and one-third of one primary circumference."

2 12, § 13.

Illustration of

use of this problem to obtain astronomical time, showing that nature recognizes the use of the Parker numerical forms. § 14. Table of astronomical

the problems

time periods worked out by Mr. Parker. § 15. and claims of Mr. Parker is not in any

The

setting forth of
as affirming the

way

establishment of the ''Quadrature," or of the ''Problem of three revolving bodies;" but as necessary, because, without the use of his conclusions,
it -viiW

forever prove impossible to reconstruct the pyramid agreeits

ably with the intent of

architect.

TABLE OF CONTENTS.

The

Possibility on

Mr. Parker's Forms of Raising a Co-

ordinating Unit of Measure.
\ i6.

metrical change of shape.

This enunciation explained, and a numerical result given to a geo§ 17. This result proves to be a recognized

measure

— viz.,

the ancient cubit, in terms of the British foot
of.

and inch
dif-

measure.

Table of practical restorations

ancient cubit value from

Newton, from the g-reat and from the catacombs pyramid, of Osimandya bj the French expedition of '99, the measures of which catacombs were (§ iS) discovered on a

ferent sources; the best being those of Sir Isaac

whence

Turin papyrus by Professor Gustav Sejffarth. § 19. Original value, this cubit, shown to have been utilized as in British inches, creat-

ing the impression that the British long measures were of that ancient existence.

The Ansated Cross of

/^

the Egyptians., and the Christian the Embletnatic Cross., Display of the Origin of Meas-

ures.
? 20.

Circular measure taken off on to the edges of a cube.
is

Cube un-

folded

in display a cross of the tau form, or

Christian cross form.

Circle attached to
3

Egyptian form, or of the the first, gives the ansated cross

of the Egyptians.

Numbers

of the golden candlestick, and of the 3-1-4

and 4 counted on the cross, showing a form 7, and 6+1^7, days in

=

the circle of the xveek, as 7 lights of the sun.
lights gives origin to the
p. 202.)

(So, also, as the

week of 7

month and jca/-, so

it is

the time

marker of birth,

§21.

the form 113
to the cross.

:

by the connected use of symbol is completed by the attachment of a man This kind of measure was made to co-ordinate with the idea
355, the

The

cross form being shown, then

human life (? 20), and hence iht phallic form. See § 23, and comment by Professor Seyffarth also, the symbols there displayed. §22. The vnsin's head symbol, of the sphere, or circle.
of the origin of
;

Primordial Vestiges of
§24.

these Symbols.

The Easter

Isles.

Crucified

man

in

South America.

Hebrew

in-

Curious data regarding the mounds as alike Typhonic emblems with the pyramid of Egypt, and with Hebrew Mounds showing British measures. Aztec, or " moundsymbols.
scriptions in the

American moufids.

VI

TABLE OF CONTENTS.

builder" pyramid showing the use of the value 318, or diameter to a circumference of one^ as a civil calendar number. Old bronze axes of the
Phenicians identical in shape with the copper ones of the mound-builders.

British System of Long" and

Land

Afeasure^j^.Jjiclusive
JlLeasfires.
JVofe to
British
is § 33.

of

an Occult System of Time
§? 25, 26, 27,

and

28,

introductory to this inquiry.
literal transfer into

jfe-

hovah

is

Noah,

in the

Hebrew, by
:

the

word
or the

I-nch (see also noie, page 160.)

Also, «<?/epage 65, as to Jared, the father
literally is
is

of Enoch, being the
British

Mount of Descent. Jared
as source
virile.

YRD,

word yard, a measure; and

of descent
(Let
it

the British

word

yard, used in the sense of

membrum
is,

be noted that the

British part of the language

one

may

say, almost purely

Hebrew, as

is

fully within the experience of students.)

Hebrew language noted

for its

stem-building.

The words fared, Ararat, Arets, earth, arour, cursing? Sec under the idea oi from a source, as birth, or origin. forms cognate an extenas to to in Introduction this connection, (c), also, Appendices
sion of the

principle.

same cognate form in Mars, as Generator o\- ihc germinating §34. God-names Eiohim and Jehovah numerical indices of

geometrical relations.

God-name Eiohim,
and
36.

in

its

radicals,

expressive,

also, of the differential yzXn^^ 31

A

use

shown of

these differ-

entials.

\ 35.

A table showing a

linking together of values of apparently

i 354 incongruous subjects matter. (2.) Lunar year of ancients 355 and 354, 359, days. Time scale of measures, year values, of 355, 360, 365,

— =

and 364 days.
113
:

(3.)

Relation of 6561
:

:

20612 to 113

:

355.00014-;

and

355-OOOI-I- to 36

113.0973-t-,

where, by a slight

change 113 becomes

a circumference to a diameter of 6

X 6 = 36.

Introduction
§ 38.

to

Construction of Great Pyramid.

ard

at

Measures by Professor Piazzi Smyth, taken on the British standEdinburgh, He found the measures of Colonel Howard Vyse, of
\ 39.

the Tx^r^ch savants, and of Professor Greaves, of Oxford, reliable.
(<f.)

Measures of passage-ways, and chambers, showing variations on

a

mean of measure.

Standard Measures of the Pyramid.
?40.

One

object of construction

may

be taken as astronomical, because

north base side co\nc\dQS w\i\\ parallel of 30° N. latitude, {b.) Another Professor mass of the Measures be taken as geometrical. Smyth. by

may
§41.

Standard measures shown

in

use

of Parker forms.

Compari-

in the measures of the king's chamber. through antechamber. Hindu time periods founded on factor §54. §48. Table on these enlarged values. standard. the great pyratnid. co-sincs. ellipti- To develop the number 216330. Note a connection between the Parker and Metius forms. See. §57. Solar year value obtained fiom base side of pyramid. ? 72. §71. 45. with the factor value relation to Table of standard measures of restoration of thus far. 24. and the sine oi -rp degrees. page 139. Note: Base side of pyramid diameter to a cir- the standard. Same object made apparent 6. Standard measures of the king's chamber. divided into 4 parts of 6 each. made §51. is ? 53. this. I 50. as to this. Actual measures as enlargements on (i 46.feet. Note (page 104) Length of passage from edge of great step. Pyramid in a Sphere. and of the trained servants of Abra(also of the ham word Eliezer of Damascus. Remarks. System of enlargemeasures of the king^s chamber. §?43. 47. 6. to king's chamber. and to the vertical axial line of the structure. System of factoring to obtain the standard measures from the Parker circumference of 20612. [See Addenda. every case. and its object shown for calcu.4219-!.TABLE OF CONTENTS. Square root of the solar year displayed in the king's chamber. Dimensions of the descending passage-way. 24 is 6 X 4- Base of pyramid would then represent co-ordinately a square of 24 to the side. Hebrew Biblical scheme in some measure bearing on The base of the pyramid includes the thickness of the pave- ment. with respect to the inclined outside. §42. lations of sines. 31S ence. Descending passage-way set off to the east- ward of the pyramid. Measures enlarged on the Measures as actually made or computed in terms of the in British inch and foot. §49. Discovery of this law de- rived from "Historical Bentley. («. where. This number found as an cal difference. This is the Garden of Eden iorm\ also that of the Hebrew Zodiac (also that of the encampment of the Israelites). with a reason for the variation. note. \ 56." by Mr. I 52. Location and length of descending passage-way. i : taken from the miles equatorial value of the earth. co-tangents. vii son with measures by Professor Sm_yth. tangents. §60. § 73. Enunciation of this law. 44.)] Enlargement on the standard founded on a law. the quotient of the diameter divided by the circumfer- 318 Agnostic value of Christ. to the base. and orbits of planets. §^64 and 70. John Hindu system. Equatorial and polar diameters of the earth obtained. 'idZ- §62. Analysis of the View of the Hindu Astronomy. Effect of Putting the §55. True pyramid springing from a pyramid in the original Parker numbers placed in a sphere. Location of intersection vertical axial line of the . to ascertain the ment applied (1 cumference of 2400. Abraham's steward).

\ 75. TJie \ Temple of Solomon. §87. (c. (c. the pyramid. in English. are cognate with each other. Comparison of the measures of the temple with those of Kabbalistic elucidations with regard to astronomical fea- tures of the temple. with relation to the base of the pyramid.) The woman or 144 form. Length of king's chamber level. I. Inch. A method of placing a salient height line for the interior construction of the pj^ramid. (a. Adam. Elements of dimensions of queen's chamber.. (2.) The opening sentence in Elohim a circumference Its parallel numeri1. Genesis.) (i. Height from floor of subterranean passage-way to the gable roof of Campbell's chamber. § 80. earth. his problem of three revolving bodies Pythagorean and Egyptian systems of geomPyramid symbolization having a Hebraic . as the Egj'ptian and Hebrew Mars. have a like signification. ker's John A. Introduction §85. and to the vertical axial line of the mass. man. of Eden an woman form of the garden the source of the Holy of Holies. Par- method of quadrature and to be the base oj the § 82. § 76. in Hebrew would be I^J*.1415 to a diameter of Arets. witli the roof line of descending passage-way. Height of level of passage to queen's chamber above the center of the sphere. with remarks. Remarks on the word cherubim. and examples given. Appendix \ 86. to the levels of the queen's and king's chamber.) Object of the glyph to display the Parker and Melius number forms of 20612 : 6561 and 355 : 113. Introductory remarks. and of the four typical rivers. The Garden tion of the from 113.) to Appendices. (3. Floor line of ascending passage-way. § 81. form. (d. value of 3. Abstract geometrical elements laying at the base of the tnlerior construct iott of the pyramid. and are pers07iijicd under one form. by type. ^79. Details of description.) earth. The producfrom the side of the man. {<f.) Other deter- . or the number value 5315 The rib a determinative ot the method. Close of effort at reconstruction of the pyramid. thought etry and astronomy. Adam. § 77. ? 74. of floor line of ascending passage-way.) cal reading. and H-Adam-h. or Jehovah is Noah.Vlll TABLE OF CONTENTS. Enigmatical constructions apIllustrations pearing in the first face-readings of the Bible narratives. and Biblical application to set forth a Noah Jah is primal one under a Jehovah and Noah. 84. in which the whole pyramid is supposed to have been placed. or literally.

(g. or John. which Abram lived. Page 2y:): that of the woman ''Remission of sins. or Jonah. as connected with the narratives relating to these personages. sanctified. membrum virile^ the base of the Latin 5a'cr-ifice (The Hebrew sacr with facto. (Abram is Abra with an appended in m final. or Dove. Appendix § 89. of which the last value. A method time." explainable under the type of shedding of blood in conception. Joshua the son of Nun. in {f.. connecting with John.. The word beginning. Curious learning. the city Abraham and Isaac to be taken together as is a year circle value of 355. of construction of the Julian Calendar from the different year values of the ancients. The fish as connected with The word Logos. Hebron. use. as one gathers knowledge as to it. of 354. Time year values as 355." having reference to a '' neiv birth unto right- eousness. its New Testament the river fisheries.) The Dove used Note.) cal- The Te Deum and Jordan and the birth of the Savior. 355. and the Isis of the Egyptians.. 365 from these another scale . with Jehovah. 359. through the fish. and also of the English and 5acr-ament.) use. § 88. and Caleb the son of Jephtinneh. \ 92. IX words : sacr. and or the Hebrew Kodesk. Year values. Note: Mystery of the cross but deepens.) and Abra read backward is Arba. in the use of the basket Curious learning as to this. as to culations of the year. Time calculations founded on Abram. heel Page 232 meaning of : Julian Calc7idar Division. it is marking the Hebrew hermaphrodite Indranee-Indra. Word. or Kirjath-Arba. § 92. John the same with Jonah. or man value. or year. and connects this as a stract circumference to a woman number with 355. and with Jes-\x?. and serpent. which the Hebrew word shanah. or Dove. Appendix IV. the 217 days. to make Jehovah. (5. arises from the -woman number 'J. II. minatives. as showing a sexual or productive use. 360.) Garden of Eden display in the Eleusinian mysteries by women. Mclchizedec. §91. 364. which is an abdiameter of 113. § 90. as The Garden of Eden as the 7th day. Appendix III.TABLE OF CONTENTS. 360. 365.) The possible is heel. (^. John and Jonah as Dove. or Jonah. Page 229: PicHindu display clearly tured use variously displayed. the Issa of the Hebrews. the nature goddess. Name of Jacob the same as Jah . and 364.. Garden of Eden one of the birth of and of man.

Prefatory remarks. Curious learning as to the meaning of the Relation of the J>repttce to the sacr. etc. Relations. §93. 113 its Page 249: The number values of the birds. Page 24S Curious learning as to the balance of 110 days to make up the 150 days. or significations. V. place of Ararat. by use of the epagomenai days. forcements. fishes. or Jared. in connection with the 600-year period of Noah and the 500-year period of Shem. Appendix The Flood and the Ark of Noah. as connected with the measures of the queen's chamber in the pj-ramid. by the figure of the subsidence of the flood and the grounding of the ark. root-word bul. m'bul. : TABLE OF CONTENTS. Ham. All the rest but expansion. in . viz. or Yard. as would be the use of the English expression tended to indicating.X Page 333 as year. mean the division of a circle. targums. Other number rests or stops in the flood narra: 40 days of the flood end on the 22d day tive. Possible determinative sentences in 4th Genesis. more space taken up by the former Building of the pyramid occupies the first than the Genesis. The fixing a limit for the closing and opening of the year at the winter solstice point. The Mount Jared. the female pudenda membrum hence the type of a spiritual marriage by consummation. ivith their Strange Kabbalistic Biblical Substance of the Old Testament lays in the books of the Lavj. Page 237 to the : ritualistic fact of circumcision. and 355.50 days of the flood the correction of the : 600-year period. Page 240: The use of the names Shem. Page 241 : Method of : calen- dar correction contained in the flood narrative. en- enunciation of the moral precepts Laiv divided into the framing of the ritual and the . showing two jear values. inthe Hebrew letter samech for O. as of virile . making of December.. Ham. and the determinative of this use. and Japhet.h same as 365 — 1 Seth same =364.) Page 236: The Heel value appearing. chapters of containment of the pyramid structure. Page 246: 8th November same as 13th Julian style. involving the numbers 113 and 355. and X 6. (It is The above Page 235 the same : use somewhat strengthened by the zodiacal sign of the The word Pdradise as having a bearing on this subject. Page 243 The terms " " " " sons of Elohim and daughters of H-Adam for one thing astronomical terms. Page 250: Mount Ararat. explanation. Page 243 The 1. its Divide-O. and Japhet. as determinative of pyraBiblical The mid measures. His son Enos. or the first name of the rainy month. Page 242 Correction of The going into the ark an expression of the blotting : out of days as a method of calendar correction. Page 245: The word for flood. circle. latter. beyond the value of 360°. the 600-year period.

§ 95. and Japhet. which a term of separation. et seq.' or were these sentences used prophetically?) Page 253: Other types and teachings. most strange : the word for church is ecclesia. opinions of the church as to women. for so long as there was an altar and temple. Matthew says: "Thou is art Peter (rock or stone). 18. Page 259 : Curious learning as to the salient dates of Biblical occurrences agreeing with astronomical time marks. Has there been interpolation here.. VI. and on this stone I will build my is church. where there In commandment for the settlement of trespasses by the church. showing a where there command for reconciliation with the brother before bringing the gift to it is the altar. and this Appendix § 94. v. but : illustrative. just so long the Jews. Page as the 251: Astronomical personification. v. 5. Accounts for the conver- sion (which word means turning' as on a Page 262 : hinge") of St. by the commands of Jesus. or 543. value of name of Moses is is 345. and could have had no existence until not only after the death of Jesus." The only other place in the gospels where the word church is used in chap. The con: struction of the Tabernacle as a dwelling of Jehovah. going to show that the confusion of lip did not necessarily imply confusion of knoivledgc. is given. Ararat Bifrons and St. Grand determinative at the close of the flood. and Shem. name of the stone. 113. Page 255 The twofold paralleled Hebrew and Greek mode of : Page 258 : The Meshiac condition connected with the geograph- ical location of the head-waters of the Jordan river. . that of Jehovah. the XI Adamic Chronology. is Now. Paul. Page 252 is : Peter same a curious reflection here. -were to obey the law. Ham.. or ^^*.6/ seq. its character of the Messiah. HIS. Other Meshiac types and shadows. An evidence of common p6ssession of this knoxvledge.) Page 263 Acrostic uses the Bible. : word placed in a circle reads 113. in Hebrew so David was son of Jesse. Peter. 18. Why he was was in Saul and Paul. Page 254 Curious. Roman badge. Contrast this with chap. in Page 271 Number His assumed name of I am that I am. the reverse of this. v. (There under the as cube of 5 same Roman yanus 16. 15. but until the destruction of the altar and temple . is both these places the power of binding and loosing direct connection. Saul and David." and its connection with the life of the Savior. Page 260: Remark as to the " Life of Apollonius of Tyana. (Note that while Saul son of Kish.TABLE OF CONTENTS. Page 261 : by Philostratus. or of the comers out from. 23. and origin.

shown cubits is in the text to feet. Authorities for an esoteric reading of the Bible. reference to Another note is here made words Garden of Eden. this esoterism lost. of the Savior as given in Matthew. and this squared is the surface of multiplied by 6. — in reference to the fact found and equinox lines do not divide the year circle and that the half of the year on the autumnal side of the solstice equally. wherefore. The esoteric teaching confined to the few. and by the Free Masons and probably by the Greek Church and the sequence. one of the faces of a cube tire superficies of a cube. The Bible a Divine. or grave. God -the immediate Causer of each : He must be a conscious entity. with the 7 and 70 Page 300: False rendering of the words v.17662X6 as 177. Page 311 : Two evi- . cloaking. Ten numerically 17. (The idea is to be noted here. the burden of the Testaments. showing the continued relations of the Garden of Eden measures as connected with those of the An pyramid. Page 301 : This false : rendering a purposed one to give force to a mystical sense. against en- an indication tertaining a thesis on the subject of the Quadrature. 27. the operation gives indicated the cube of the 17. dark-sayAre the keys of and ing. Brahmins.) fold of Lamech. as a note. Conclusion of Appendices. Page 309 Mystery. Traces of the it in the English Church. and of Royal Society of London. mzy." appropriate as to the contents of this work. Page 310: Resolutions of Academy of Sciences. astronomically. this expression The Holy of Holies was a cube of ten cubits would apply to it. have Holy of Holies. 46. and therefore. Page 302 Comments " by a clergyman on the Study of the Bible. this fact. Rabbinically. ox ground. would equal the enthis . Further. By the Church. \ 98.for one phase. : . Appendix VII. chap. which be useful. the value of the words Garden of Eden. Now. = 1770+. § 97. essay on the fourth chapter of Genesis. and an attempt ing of the narrative raelites (a . § 99. at deciphering the hieroglyphic or deeper read- connecting also the plan of encampment of the IsGarden of Eden form) with the closing scenes of the New Testament.? Page 309 Possessed by the Roman Catholic Church. perhaps of a motive for concealment of the hidden wisdom.17666+ . in the text that the solstice line is 3 days larger than the other. there seems to be a connection between the 7 (seven) fold of Cain and the 70 (seventy) times of forgiveness by Peter. be 177. the three may have had may as to one of the values of the days of the Savior in the ark.XU TABLE OF CONTENTS. or spiritual work. ? 96. — that.

and (2. — — — from the matt form the form 5315 and by dropping the two fives in the center of the square. and the harmony. or Divi7ie. dences of the modern existence of this knowledge. Mr. linking themselves together. and its reverse 531 whence were derived the Melius and Parker forms. Page 315: Ritualistic symho\s. take : the following The running values of are 113. or -woman as 135. if from the same basic num- ber the harmony is extends to the development of an integral relation be- tween the cube solid.nd But the term man as aish is a form of Adam. the full the letters of the . Hebrew word man so.) But thus we have two forms But 311 113. Let the difference between Mr. which the Hebrew words — reads the same either -way. and also as to the Biblical contain- ment of that of his forms. XUl Templar emblem of (The five-rayed star. another 441 the datni (441). and must find a place here. by use of a basic nutnber forin as Now. (i. or are taken as 144 —441. or equinox. is i : 3.) 441 144. or the is from verge reverse (and takis ing the square thus divided as the squared Zodiac. a. as supporting them. 113. Parker's claims. also.) The T'phillin. showing —5135. (3. are 311 so that 311 is both man and the -woman. For singularity of re- lations connecting Biblical cal numbers referred to in the text with geometri- changes of forms. (a. It has a bearing upon the whole work. as the perfect. The form stands 311 113. and of diameter to circumference of a circle seen. A discovery by the author. made as these last sheets are in the hands of the printer. center. by almost conclusive of the natural or Divine na- ture of the origin of the Parker forms.TABLE OF CONTENTS. 3. by means of the Parker quadrature elements. as the bloods of Abel shed. and on the four cross lines of the square. Page 314: The province oi ritualism. in very nature solid contents of its inclosed sphere. the full : (J^*{^) values. the -woman was taken as 5315.) autumnal edge to the center of the square. while one 441 the Hebrew dami (441). both as to Mr. as signifying a pyramid. Page 318: Conclusions by the author. we had remaining the form 531 135. ones. or the vertical line as the sun overhead. Parker's relation of diameter of one to circumference.141592+. from the viz. Parker's work goes to the extent of its showing an integral relation of area of a square to inscribed circle. is too important to be omitted.) The Genius of Free Masonry. or pentapla.1415942691+. and the accepted one be first stated : The accepted one : is i : Parker. while that of Mr. being 6561 20612. and is the line of the ecliptic.. or solstice line to the center of the square.) '~i\\& cross 2iX\dL rosary. and detailed description of its meaning. while 113 is man. this. to Adam is 144. the old man. are 311 and value of the -woman (nt^J^^H)' added. added. the values read. and there resulted — : .

Adam as . 3 (see any geometry). as follows in (i. is. (3-)]Xi35- So that or 531441. and now (as discovered by the 3 The 5£>//</ contents of a sphere to be had by the form-. reversed. as disclosing a development of the Parker : Quadrature forms. which for a diameter of 81 .) 77 Dia. 53M4I- .523699044S+ and. to- gether. 135—144 531 is or reversed. Of which (2. one object of the use. and -woman. Area of Area of square. or the dite iorm.) changed into a cube is 81 is 20612 the contained sphere 27S262. and they can be placed as — 3"— 113 441 — 144 531—135 It is said o{ the -woman that she was taken from Adam.) line. I Adam is . where the solidity of the sphere is the Parker circumference multiplied by 135. Then cnanging area to rectification.) The square of Si to the side is 6561X81=531441 or the connected form of -woman author March (5. 1875). its 5i53* 81.) 81. showing a continued intei3-5 X = gral relation .) — 6561. and Adam. showing some use o^ -woman vfKth. But take t it that there a significant meaning to the hermaphroform 531441 {as hus obscured).) cubed (4. the -woman. and where the solidity of the conor taining cube is expressed by the reversed form of -woman-Adam. Of which the diameter is. or (i. or 135. which last form. 5153 X 4= : 20612. as in (i. Adam. the side of square inscribed circle. measure : Diameter being Circumference is 6561. or by -woman.XIV TABLE OF CONTENTS. or (3. and afterward that the Lord God brought her to the Adam. this is precisely the same as 20612 [rectification of circumference in 3 . as a i^ct. is 81 X (3.1415942691 -i-6 = ) . line. thus Take the Parker forms. to cubic And now there develops from area and measure.) 10. or 144. Thus there are three forms all connected together under the names man. by a wonderful and harmonic sequence. the solidity of while the area in (i. so take the above form of -woman. as — 441 . Adam joined to is woman.

Parker on the area of 5153 of the circle inscribed in a square of an area of 6561.) And. as closing relation. is one face Surface of contained sphere ^^ The following and important ra tare. (3.8197166+.7037 4^ + the half base side of the base of pyramid. founded by Mr.97166+. and by 100 - = 381. gives a variation on 381 7037 is + The circumference of 20612 on which these relations are raised. is pyramid ("§ 41). the side of which square is 81. then. is multiplied by _„. = 6561 X 6. To complete the edge 2 TT the integral relations. from (2. gives the solidity of the sphere inclosed in the cube of one of the bases of which {1. but that it is to be shown that the integral relation of is contained sphere 531 — 441 to 20612 X i3-5= 278 — 262 : harmony. as stated by Mr. arising from the on the same numerical basis the cube to its same numerical forms. :^3. and this as inches. the fact that the Parker relations are the true nat/iral to confii goes only ones from eternity to eternit)and are the ones on which the Bible is this and m : built.i4i594269i X6561 = 20612. 1875. . 144 — 135.= 39366. Actual circumference of where the relation is taken of cir- cumference of one to a diameter of . to omit.) From this is derived linear relation of diameter to circumference of a circle.) Relation of area of square to that of inscribed circle.) the value of linear circumference multiplied by ivoman.TABLE OF CONTENTS. This shows that there is /« nattere not only an integral relation between the value of the area of the circle inscribed in the square to the area of that square. The surface of the cube of 81 to Dia. or a use of the joined values of Adam and -woman. 20&12 feet. By this a leading is XV relations. Parker. (2. with such multitudes of others as have been shown. discovered it March 17. enlarged on this. which diameter multiplied •- by 12 =3.3183097 + . or 135. or reversed. shown to closing : up these curious won- derful as eventuating in integrals (i. is too has a bearing upon the foundations of the quad- Standard circumference of base of pyramid has been shown to arise from integral relation of diameter of 6561 to circumference of 20612 where .) is the area. and between the linear diameter to circumference of a circle. the cubic contents of which cube is Si or 531441. divided by 12 ^381.

XVI TABLE OF CONTENTS.) The diagonal oi -~ 2l square whose side is 81. and actually have connection with the elements of the square : (i.837+ is the square root of 1458. (2. or this very : mean proportional between these circular elements and this shows that the elements of the square do of .55129S-I-.) The mean proportional between 381. Parker's results are well taken according to nature. themselves by nature contain relations to the elements of the circle which. and this divided by 381.is 381. or 486 X 3- March 22. 1875. proves that Mr. to show that these very elements of circular relation are natural. Now. The value 1 145.83766-r. by Professor Smyth.97166-).51298 -h 5 =: 22910+. is 114.10+ is marked. and are consequently right. as a measure of antechamber passage in the pyramid. is a reduction of this connection between circular and square elements. again. The mean proportional 381.S3766+. . and the author believes (from memory) that 229.7037+ and 381. in inches.

is rather an essay or study. as a least unit of measure. here and there. Parker. yet unfinished and subject to change. or 6561 in area. of the late John A. The where it comprehends many details in outline going to make up a whoJe. INTRODUCTION. Parker makes use of an element of measure of the equilateral triangle. prove may The whole constitutes a series of developments. seems to be a variation. the rediscovery) of a quadrature value of the circle. rectifying the circumference.THE SOURCE OF MEASURES. of the city of New York. express tha measure of the elements of a circle in terms of the numerical value of a square so that. strictly speaking. upon the use of geometrical elements. . giving expression in These elements are found in the work a numerical value. Mr. others can join in sign. or. the labor of completing the task and it is hoped that it an incentive to that end. Upon this one. shall contain a circle whose area equals 5153. setting forth his discovery (but. a diameter of 6561 shall have a circumference of 5153X4=20612. to by which. following. as the blending of details may prove inharmonious or incongruous to the general scope of the deUnlike such a study. as a conclu: sion. in place of a work. a square of 8i to the side. in fact. It is like the study of an artist. based . of the sixteenth century. that of Peter Metius. however.

is that unit of measure. of a circumference The numerical value. of the great pyramid of Egypt. or by Metius." or " the squaring of the circle" nevertheless. as having a direct relation to the holy things of God. it be used as a whole or as a part. by One development a unit is as follows is 20612. the whole scheme thus far displayed has been practically utilized. this is obtained by the special numerical value. is the ancient cubit. While this work thus is relieved of any necessity of examination into the question of the possibility of what is called " the quadrature. by means in terms of the British of these numerical values. which is. not empiri- . whether. however.Introduction. 66+. as a fact. 171766-f the one-twelfth of 20612. while its derivative of 171 766+. it is thought that the matters established laid herein. Thus. so divided or scaled as to represent i. Another developnient is that. the division of 20612 by 12. Now. common unit of of this value onto these 12 edges. Incidentally.71766+. also into the question of any special value of the quadrature Parker. on the part of de- vout people. Let it be understood that the question of value of the quadrawhether by Mr. taken systematically. And . supe7fcial. however it may be used. it is necessary to a proper understanding of the whole that some. 71 766+. to many persons very dry. as a fact. inasmuch as 20612 is thus seen to be of the value of British inches. and again. hence. as related to the generally accepted one. will force an inquiry.71766-f- of the British foot is the ancient cubit value. pertinent to the subject-matter in hand. as down in Scripture. into the abstract question of " the quadrature" both as received and as set forth by Parker and by Metius and . and as there are twelve edges to the cube. This is confirmed from the fact of restoration. made use of to derive from it : and solid measmeasure is the edge of ure. as 1. Parker. the expression of exactitude of relation. convertible into circular. which is 1717. ture. does not arise nor is it. 1. Parker's construction of his quadrature should be set forth in the very commencement. back into the geometrical elements whence derived. one of the faces of a cube.is the distribution of measure as a for linear. so that the quotient. save incidentally. details of Mr. by a variation on the use of these numerical values. as to whether it is . measures thereof made of late years.

a diameter value to a circumference to is be the basis of the Hindu found. running up from the inch and foot. value of 6 cally. pyramid measure is hence the Parker through use of the Parker elements elements are thus connected with the whole range of Britthis is so. it was the creative design. e. divided into four equal parts of 6y^6 each. on application. from the forms of as ures arising. measures of -planetary times serve co-ordinately as measures of the size of planets.. Parker. and the equivalent of the base side of the pyramid (which is a diameter value to a circumference of 24) is the side of a square. But the greatest development is that the entire system seems to have been anciently regarded as one resting in nature. and of the peculiarity of their shapes i. in terms of the and necessarily the inch . The factor 6 is the base of the acre and mile measure. ish measures. but a phase of the Hindu system. thus again coupling a modern with an ancient use. in fact. Another development is that the British system of long and land measures is discovered to contain an occult or obscure system of time calculations. and one which was adopted by nature. as an enlargement of the above . in the extension of their equatorial and polar diameBritish or the cubit measin of the terms measures. Mr. agreeably to the design of the architect.. e. which is discovered method for the calculation of tables of sines and cosines^ tangaits and cotangents^ and of the orbits of planetarybodies which variation. based on the factor 6. — — The true study of the Deity by man being in the observa- . ters. are thus involved. as tiie basis or law of the exertion practically of creative power i. under the system set forth. is found to give the exactitude of the pyramid measures. hence the advanced But while far as the mile. British foot. by which it is seen that the entirety of the British measures rests upon these anciently developed elements. or God. and thus is. as measures. the means of obtaining this . This seems to be established by the fact that. values. stated. of which creation was practically the application.Introduction.

criticism can fair any matters of science subordinate themafter all Since. viz : area of square being 6561. of as wide and comprehensive grasp as shown. companionship. lationship. comparatively. the case. as he can in would those of a fellow-man . and for its display of the works of the Deity in the way of architecture. and. this recognition. would locate the substance of such a discovery as the practical real tangible link between God and man. speaking most reverentially. and copy. must be tested. all. Parker. save as they lead up Such being just to this kind or condition of knowledge. the discovery of a fundamental creative (in numbers and measures). What he has done has been done to the best of his and he believes that a studiously careful reading will be that. as. which man can arrive to a realizable selves to any one by knowledge of God. as that by which man tion of law a measure realize the actually existing working qualities of God. the Tabernacle. sets forth the integral relation of diameter to circumference of a circle as 6561 to 2061. reSuch a link. area of in- . worship. by use of the sacred unit of measure in the Garden of Eden. and the Temple of Solomon. Such seem to be the characteristics of development from The the elements of quadrature of the late Mr.Introduction. once found. would constitute a base for superstructures of — As a fact. upon which be based. and alone that. of the work done. say.2. His works. extent to which the development is made so as to compel a tents of the mental assent. of a mason. of course. the following statements may be made as intro- ductory (i. or of a thus carpenter revealing tangible existence. There is no disposition on the part of the author to make any assertion as to the strength of his work." by John A. all things in this book are of poor value ability. system seems to underlie the whole Biblical structure. through the conwork. praise. as a foundation for its 7'ihialism. Parker. as regards His works. the Ark of Noah. remotely. just. derived from area The computations.) : '•'^ladrature of the Circle. likeness. in every other regard.

As such became use. architectural display. The greatest ever made was in the to have great pyramid of Egypt the next greatest seems . . approached so nearly to a conception of a Being having a mind like his own.Introduction.) One way of setonly in a secret or very obscured way. scribed circle tion 5153 of circumference is .) However man obtained knowledge of the practical to measure. Another way was by the burden of the Hebrew Bible. This knowledge as to its origin.) ably to the translation of the hieroglyphic meanings of the Hebrew Bible. by which . by which nature was thought notation of adjust the planets in size to harmonize with the their movements. only infinitely more powerful. is rectifica- 5153X4=20612. as. (2. it seems he did obtain it. and somehow that of a caste condition. and esteemed its means of his realization of the Deity he that is. interpretation. in connection with the geometrical elements from whence it sprung. been in the It is temple of Solomon. the one was written and the other built to set forth the same natural problems. any creation (kab- The knowledge thus gained balistically called the Word) was simply that of the measure spoken of with its uses.) It appears that nature was regarded as making use of this numerical relation. it was most sedulously concealed. as to be able to realize a law 0/ creation established by that possession as the to — Being. to construct the mechanical so regulating the times of the properties of the universe should move by a numerical system such planets that they the measure of their shapes was to be obtained in a definite class or scale of measures adapted to the same system : so that movement should co-ordinate with size that by it under the same system. This method is ting it forth was by hieroglyphic writing. will affbrd the means (5. as a law or application of num- bers to measures. and when set forth it was (4. which must have existed prior . the British inch. on hypothesis. (3. and diameter being 6561. thought the restoration of this pyramid agreeof design of the architect.

and is contained in the appendices. but what the exact basic relations between them were. remains to be discovered. It serves to relieve the dry details of figures and calculations. necessary to the deciphering of the hieroglyphic or symbolic meanings of the Hebrew Bible. chiefly serves to exemplify the method of Biblical application of the pyramid system.Introduction. Secondarily. tural style of setting forth the amid. The first step. as anciently Some recognized. tectural conception. condensed as much as possible into brief outline. is the restoration of the great pyramid after its archiThis is the chief burden of this work . and to stimulate those who may read. to show related connections. The balance This balance is noted here and there in the text. and it is thouorht that the intent of the architect has been is to so far recovered as to justify publication. and is hoped to excite interest in the whole subject. it be shown that the Temple was but another architec- same measures with the pyrof the matters. therefore. . The structure relation of 6561 : 20612 is both in the pyramid and in the Bible coupled with the form 113 355. : connections between the two will be shown. to an earnest effort in the further prosecution of this subject so fascinating in its elucidations.

whereas. simply placed above the letters of a word. 2. literal one — to us. say. or the signs of 2. connected or not. giving following exto some their the of the letters. by a reverse reading. are values indicated. too. stood for i.The Hebrew Alphabet. instances. and now of exclusive use (although it would seem The in possession of this system also). so far as has come down their. may be read as 123. is used as giving Thus. the sum would be 510. the above number used as 123 or 321. also. and in the narrative the real uses are only to be accepted or received to the extent for which there is intrinsic proof. 20. our a. by ciphers. that they were is laws of svmbolic use of words as numbers of the Bible are not known. found by one are also made use of. in English. borrowed by us. or of the sum of the full values. b. 2. read perhaps in the reverse. the right numbers. and 200. THE HEBREW ALPHABET. 2. i. had no numeral system. symbols power phabet. agreeably to the indications to be gathered from the context and the con- maybe nections. The tent. or 510 or 015. Thus. e. 3. it is to be observed that where the letter values rise above units to tens and to hundreds. may be read by their characteristics of 2. very frequentlv the characteristic value the expression of the unit value 2 alone. Otherwise. for some other use. and so on. while the letter character may stand for. addition being made. with the numerical value fixed to each letter. Again. or from determinatives of the proper or intended use to be found in the text. it may be well to state that the Hebrews. c. their just as if.. 20 or 200. the use may be of numbers. the letters yy^. adding as the ^^ In many expression. apart from alphabet held their numerals. without special reference to the So. alHebrew the for a table reference. A very remarkable feature of Hebrew usage is in the . in lack of the Arabic system of numerals. For the general reader to understand how a numerical or mathematical system may lie closed up in the Hebrew Bible.

means becomes Havah. or y.8 permissible Introduction. Thus. as a substantive. was the primary intent. letters of and one any class. of which the ». as to their meanings. the of like class. or male. word forms. is of the utmost. as of i7iere being. in these words. which was the purin the . or y. and is. in fact. or motion of existence. and the second becomes Chavah. one may be taken first — Eve. or w. and really of paramount importance. J'hovah. The word Jehovah. or fah-Eve. frequently for the purpose of working out a slight modification of meaning. good and very imof be The verbal ^^1. without change of meaning. the mother of all first. while it may be said that none but a very slight change has been made another view. or E-y-e. portant or A Hay ah. as a flux). and hovah. the less significant word mil. Now. while 11^11. is interchangeable with the letter •). The letter *. taking the place of the more significant one. as will be seen. the viz. or pj=565) niH as the woman. as above. the proper name as given in Genesis for Eve. which. for the purpose of getting the nuineral form of 565 for 865 (originating in the yoni word fsh. a very marked change has been made numerically. The to live as Chayah. has living. for the sake of the : number value (springing through in H^.. ox y. or Ch-v-e. or vau. this illustration may given. as gutturals^ etc. while. is a compound of two or yah. and may be of sometimes without change of the meaning of the word. or 565. interchange of letters sometimes of unlike classes —thus. is for the other. as male-female. and is mH"^. or Eve. or Eve. stands for yah. and the two words may be read as TWT\ or mn. The words.. making up the male-female word Jah-Eve. means to be. or /. or H-y-e. they are as words interchangeable one for the other that is. one of the very words in question. the second means mother. and their meanings. being so slightly modifications of each other. are interchangeable. or IT)!!. to exist. % primary significance of hermaphrodite existence or being. literally. sometimes to indicate a made use very marked departure of meaning. the Deity name. or /. ory'. while T\*ST\ is a change upon the word mil.

Ordinarily. lexicographer regards such words (undersuch as going changes) cognate. scarcely Symbol. and traces them back to their common source. The laws of such combinations. 5[<. Its stock of words is formed " The by combining these in various significant ways. VIS " 3. and it would be well to treat them more at large in this connection could it be done in a manner not to confuse the main It must sufobject.i<^ " Such press literal new changes as those just recited not only serve to exshades of meaning. or bv. 4. 2. By the substitution of one letter for another of like characfor the most part of the same organ.diingc? .3 <5. By transposition of letters. breathing. Door. g. The great power of kabbala rests pose of the change. Gi'mel. "J c/. ^ . >1<** *>!<>(. but even where the meaning re- mains precisely the same. fice to close with the Alphabet table. House. : deal violently . or which they occasion. g. J^ a Ox or Bull. sounds. Name. next demand attention. 3- S^^^^dh. ^^^i3 to urge. Da'leth. (5//. — TX'T\ to be^ to exist . Volumes have been written on them. 07pQ<:}a[u(. No. e." in his Hebrew Grammar. grammatically. its different modifications slightly varying those sounds. Beth. serpent erect (Sharpe). Form and power. particular idea has been attached to a certain combination of may naturally be expressed by This may take place " I. to e. however.The Hebrew Alphabet. By the addition of a letter. the same is worked under a law of construction. and is thus derived. they may represent diversities of other * * * The sorts. this kind of upon play. and especially the mutations to which they are subWhen a ject. Under the title " Orthographic Changes. 1. audible Aleph. " 2. n*n ^^ II've. Green says : signs (of the alphabet) thus far described represent all the sounds of the Hebrew language. Camel." These subjects can be but touched on in this work. : and ter.

. 5- Introduction. Form and power.lO No.

sphere. Caph. Scull. 90. Ayin. ^ fi sA. woman. /f'. Cross. 20.ph. Head. ^ = hand with cube^ ^^ = measure of hollow sphere (Kabbala). Ancient pil. 40. A prop. Fish. Eye. Back of head from hence. tz. cle. The hollow bent of the . s. . (Kabbala). . Tsa'-dhe. Diegg. ii Symbol. Ox-goad. Shin. O. dart. D D ^ \ ^' n. 30. kh.? Eye 200. Tooth. or womb 60. circle. t. 400. Y hunter's 100. of balsignificant ances. r. Koph. tion 300. Lil'medh. p i. 80. Mem. Sin. Nun. perhaps a indi- square. cating Divisions of Paradise (Kabbala). Mouth.The Hebrew Alphabet. No. ts. D "1 c. ^ £3 ^^' no power. visions of the cirhence. Fish-hook. Water. the ears low to rest the back of head on. ^ s.^ Tau. c//. Pe. sign of a form of the god Mars. Form and power Name.tJk. Foundaframework of construction. a pillar tis ( tes- Sh ar p e ) . Sa'mech. v1 p. "n of needle. 70. 7 /. symbol of Toni. +. Resh. 50.

will afford much . as to the fact of these expressions residing in it remains to be seen whether this is.) The perfect . It will be sufficiently strange if it is it so . the Bible. and.12 Parker's Quadrature of the Circle. the for thought. or a unit straight line having a perfect circular value. or a factor of circular value (§ 82). or in the denomination. Two expressions of circumference to diameter in integrals are used fect. § i. the latter of — diameter). embraces all other subordinations under it. Of so. QJJADRATURE OF THE CIRCLE. The relation of diameter to circumference being a supreme one con- nected with the god-names Elohim and Jehovah (which terms are expressions numerically of these relations. in the One Bible (i. but if it shall food beyond contradiction. of the circumference value of the perfect circle. setting forth the secret teachings of the Bible . I. as to whether so sublime a work as Holy Record can be a refuge for that so much oppressed and so appear. course. giving rise to the relation of di- ameter to circumference of a circle.) The imperof the relations between these is such that (2) sub: tracted from (r) will leave a unit of a diameter value in terms. or of the cube to the sphere. (2. By JOHN A. respectively the first being of circumference. PARKER.) Kabbala was a species of symbolic writing among the initiated. with the numerical value of this relation expressed in integrals. or is not. and the key of Kabbala is thought to be the geometrical relation of the area of the circle inscribed in the square. (§ I. CHAPTER SECTION I.

premising that his value is obtained through the value of areas of shades. other as they contain the geometrical key for the proper understanding of Kabbala. the area of that square is equal to the area of another circle. and therein the steps are fully set forth. the circumscribed square of which is equal in area to the area of the circle whose circumference is first given. in the Sacred Record. "The circumference of any circle being given. than which every other radius contained in the shape is greater. by Peter Metius. is the perfect value. 1585. 13 bedeviled idea of " squaring the circle^'' unless the actuality of such relation exists. and the circle has its area equal to half the circumference multiplied by the radius. is not known. ^'•Proposition II. if that circumference be brought into the form of a square. " One of the relative properties between straight lines and a perfect curve or circle is such. it is necessary to set them forth some- what at large. .) It is One in used about A. His leading propositions (each proposition in the text : being followed by its demon- stration) are as follows ''Proposition I. in the Sacred Record. Parker is in As to these.§ 2. Parker. as 113 for diameter to 355 for circumference. or unless an approximate of a certain nature use. which. print. Parker's Quadrature of the Circle. The '' ^ladrature'" of Mr. was rediscovered by the late John A. d. to in the circle is which every other radius contained equal. that all regular shapes formed of straight lines and equal sides. have their areas equal to half the circumference multiplied by the least radius which the shape contains (which is always the radius of an inscribed circle). as 6561 for diameter to 20612 for cirof city cumference. of the New York. is the imperfect value the in the Bible was rediscovered . What the means of discovery by Metius were. (§ and value was found very remarkable : to be of some natural of the values thus 2. which.

and hence. which circle being circumscribed by another and similar shape. and the square being made so in mathematical science. it. forms no part of the circle. *' The circumference of a circle by the measure of which the circle and the square are made equal. such that its half being which all other radii are to radius. the equal area of such shape circumscribing the last-named circle is to the area of the circle whose circumference is given. the area of that shape is equal to the area of another circle. whether it shall have breadth or not." at the same decimal place in any line of fig- Under this proposition after his demonstration. shall the area of the the whole circle. and because the circumference of one diameter must . is greater in value in the sixth decimal place of figures than the same circumference in any polygon ot 6144 sides. is artificial and arbitrary. and a polygon of 6144 . *' Proposition V. and by which the properties of straight lines and curved lines are made equal.14 Parkers Quadrature of the Circle. ''Proposition VI. the area of the circle greater than the area of the polygon in the sixth decimal place . he states : "And shall is it is evident that if a circle. *'• Proposition III. if that circumference be brought into any other shape formed of straight lines and of equal sides and angles. properties of express by straight lines. " The circle is the natural basis or beginning of all area. multiplied by equal. and greater also than the approximation of geometers ures. '"'•Proposition IV. is a line outside of the circle wholly circumscribing and thoroughly inclosing the whole area of the circle. " The circumference of a circle. " The circumference of any circle being given. sides (the number to which Playfair carries his bisection) have the same circumference. § 2.

or a line passing through the center of the triangle. the least area. and of equal sides and angles. the true value of circumference is greater in the sixth decimal place than any approximation which can be obtained from a polygon of 6144 sides. is in the opposite duplicate ratio to the diameter of an equilateral triangle whose area is " The one. " By diameter of the triangle. cle. ^'Proposition *' VIII all The equilateral triangle is the primary of shapes in nature formed of straight lines. be supposed that the areas of the equilateral triand the square C each equals one. circle. and is equal to the square only in ratio of half its circumference by the radius. and per- pendicular to either side. and hence the fractional diameter of one circle. that the triangle it " Let A has the least number of sides of any possible shape in nature formed of straight lines and the circle is the ultimatum . In this par- . circle and the equilateral triangle are opposite to one another in all the elements of their construction. Parker's Q^jadrature of the Circle. by which all regular shapes are made equal to the square. and equal to the cir. whether inscribed or circumscribed. of nature in extension of the number of sides. and hence the basis of area and because the circle is measured by. as explained in the introduction to Chapter I. angle " It has been shown (Proposition VIII)." '"' Proposition VII. " Because the circle is the primary shape in nature.§ 2. circumference and radius. 15 be four times the area of the sition by the tran- of shape to a circle. and the greatest circumference sides and angles. and not the square of diameter. therefore. and it has the least radius.. are the only natural and legitimate elements of area. which is equal to the diameter of one square. the perpendicular is here meant. of any possible shape of equal '•'•Proposition IX. therefore.

it is most equally divided in the circle. have the least circumference and the By a well-known law of numbers and geometry by which the greatest product which any number or any line can give. and that which is least in the triangle is greatest in the circle and in every particular the two shapes are at the extreme and opposite boundaries of nature^ being the greatest and the . They are. and the ference. and by Propositions II and IV. By least radius of it is shown that the triangle has the formed of lines of equal shape straight any sides and of the same circumference. to multiply half by half. There- . By Proposition VII it is shown that circumference and radius are the only natural and legitimate elements of area by which different shapes may be measured alike. and the most U7ieqiially divided in the In every case. § 2. that which triangle of any possible shape.1 6 Parker's Qijadrature of the Circle. it is seen that the circle has the Proposition VIII. and are made equal to one another. therefore. is. is ^r(?«/c5/ in the triangle is least in the circle. it will be seen that if we take the aggregate of circumference and radius in each shape. ticular. therefore. ments of their they are opposite to one another in the eleconstruction. Chapter I. the triangle is shown to have \}i\Q greatest circumference and the least area of any shape formed of straight lines and equal sides. opposite to one another in all the elements of their construction. By the same circle is shown to greatest area of any shape. greatest radius of any possible shape of the same circumpropositions. /t'a5/that is possible.

which is equal to the "Let the area of the A diameter of the square B. being in the opposite ratio to the diameter of the equilateral triangle whose area is one. correspondingly A A situated with the diameter of line B to C. fractional diameter of one circle which is equal to the diameter of one square. Parker's Quadrature of the Circle. the diameters of one another.) strated. (By the diameter in the triangle it is known that the perpendicular is here meant. square being if 17 fore. " The The proposition '''Proposition is therefore demon- X. equals 81. (Plate equilateral triangle XVII) —I. And it has been demonstrated that in their fractional relations to the and C are in opposite ratio to square. then the diameter of the circle C. the made the artificial basis of area (Proposition VIJ). to is a drawn across the center of is A perpendicular its either side. in the fractional relations of to such diameter shall be in XVI) B C the opposite duplicate ratio to the diameter of correThe diameter of spondingly situated.§ 2. the diameter of B.) A . and no otiier result is possible in the nature of things. Appendix. and re- marks following. it will be seen. and let the area of the square B also equal one. or diameter of A. the diameter of the circle B (Plate shall equal the diameter of the square C. (See Proposition VII. in to fractional relation the opposite duplicate ratio to the -perpendicular C. therefore. tlien. also equals one. as in Proposition IX.

316074-I-. however. fractional diameter of C. tegral '"'•Proposition XI. therefore. When the area of A=i. any circle which is equal any square (the diameter of the circle being a whole number) shall be in some definite and certain number of . . B if equals one of 6561 equal fracIt has been in area. circle inscribed in one square. and equals E in area H=656i. and it equals 3. and It lias been proved (Proposition the circumference F equals the circumference of E. equal H proved (Proposition II) that H=i. if the area of the equilateral shall equal triangle then the diameter of is found to be one. which is equal to the diameter of one square (B). A). hence the area of B= if 81X81=6561 tional parts. therefore. which is equal to and the area of the equals 6561 . whose area is one. and it equals i . Having. Square it again. which is equal to one square (the area of the square being one). also then E=i . II) that if H . do. and 3"=9. But this will not it must assume the form of a least innumber. and 9"=8i. Parker has relation numerical values. one square equals 5153-" " It has been proved (Proposition X) that the fractional diameter of the circle C. is in 6561 of to equal fractional parts. equal to the Hence the square root of three twice extracted." 9X9=81. let B Now. The The to the opposite duplicate ratio of Mr. if possible. however. for. which is just that to be desired. Square this value. then found to be 1. equals 81 . A A twice squared. shall equal 3 Now. § 2. then F and G are also equal in area. or J J3.7320508+This will not do. obtained this.1 8 Parker's Quadrature of the Circle. the value in the opposite ratio must suffer the same process. being in the opposite ratio Xo a b (Fig. And because one circle. or 3'X3^ and 3X3=9. then E=656i. "The fractional area of the area of one circle. to The shapes being opposite to each other. and proposition is therefore demonstrated. he desires the diameter is get an integral number to co- ordinate with the shapes. being in the opposite duplicate ratio (which is the squares of diameter).

by the properties of straight lines. approves the approximate value. they shall 6561 5153 be each 2~r because they can be nothing else. and less (rriuch less) therefore {Rcdiictio ad absurdtim).§ 2. that C and are each greater (much G greater) than 5152 6561 parts of B and H. It is proved by the approximations of geometr}^ obtained by the properties of straight lines. " The proposition is therefore demonstrated tional area of . Parker's Quadrature of the Circle. where such lines are defined as being . • t no other 6561 part between 5152 and 5154. there being than 5154 . and the fractional area of one circle inscribed in such square is 5i53*" The expression. 6561 parts.. Hence. viz." Mr. is 6561. which is equal to one area of each being one). Parker contains a very subtle allusion and meaning. after the method of its obtainment. obtained by the properties of straight lines. the areas of the circles C and G (their diameters being each 81) are some definite and cer- tain number of 6561 parts of B and H. as obtained by Playfair. " It is proved by the approximations of geometry. and the fraccircle (the one square.

if own are right. then the area of H also=i. Therepart of the proposition is demonstrated. And hence the true and primary ratio of circumference to di- ameter of all circles is 20612 parts of circumference to 6561 parts of diameter.) '"'• Proposition. ference also. and ixj=i." " It will be known that if the diameter of the circle G inbe scribed in H=i. (See Reflections on the Quadrature. Parker is corPlayfair result necessarily. to the area of the cirfore. e. then the area of equals \ its circumference. the number — then. § 7. § 2. one. and. vice versa.. to " The true cles is ratio of circumference diameter of all cir- four times the area of one circle inscribed in one square for the ratio of circumference.20 Parker's Quadrature of the Circle. to the area of the circumscribed square for the ratio of diameter. Playfair's are so. or obtaining the value oi area computation^ works a change on the Now. the fractional area of 11=6561. without breadth or thickness. rect in his taken relation between triangle and circle to obtain a least integral unit of measure i. and four times the area of any inscribed circle for a ratio of circumference. because the area of H=i. breadth of it to a line or unit by means Assuming the property of of measure. . that the area of multiplied equals half of the circumhalf the diameter. without 3 his — at all conflicting with the Playfair results. XII. has been proved (Proposition XI) that by the primary relations existing between straight lines and curved lines. the cir- G G G cumference of area. it And equals four times its the diameter of being G G therefore equals the area of H. It will known. if Mr. the first cumscribed square for a ratio of diameter. is seen to be a true ratio of circumference to diameter of all circles. by hence. the diameter of being one. It " as developed by the opposite ratio of the equilateral trianand the gle and the circle.

is of the circle to demonstrated. is the nearest approximation to the truth . if 113 shall be the diameter of a circle. whole numbers but it does not answer the law contained in our twelfth proposition. sent by his own. primary ratio of circumference to ^=5153X4=20612 parts of circumference diameter." " by way QUADRATURE BY PETER (§3. proposed second Subsequently. and H— 6561. is therefore demonstrated. For example. Playfair method. the true and primary ratio of all circles=4 G." therefore the true and diameter of all circles to 6561 parts of " The proposition quadrature should have added. the author found notice of the ratio soning He wrote Mr. he found some very curious numerical in a re- lations of difference. 6=5153 to .§ 3* Quadrature by Peter Metius. upon testing the ratio . By whatever means Metius may have obtained his ratio. ference of a circle. and exceptional of area computation. Parker. and since 0^:5153. for the ratio of circumference to the area of H for tiie ratio of diameter . But if 355 shall be the circumis . without a fraction or remainder. Some years ago. It . 21 area of circumference diameter of therefore. its examination shows it to be of the same composition as mine. . while examining into the reaof Mr. then circumference (355) is in made —— -? part too little.) ^ METIUS. but improperly divided. Parker to the be explicit. edition of his work (published after his death). The circumference can not be divided by four. known for more than a century : past (113 to 355). Parker. he notices this ratio " The ever and these relations as follows ratio of Metius. and imperative therefore it can not be true. asking him if he was of Mciius. acquainted with the grounds on which Metius obtained it." and the Mr. then diameter (113) too big. He replied that he was not but.

" The conchision thus drawn does not seem to be so manifest as stated. conveys in the Bible the idea of God. as he says. thus affords a very perfect evidence that my ratio 20612 to 6561 is the true one. before others. it would seem that those of Melius were derived from those of Mr. PARKER. as we have fully proved it to be. as the perfect measure. as the state- ment will show 2061 1 20612 : 355 113 :: 6561 : 112 20612 I 6561 : :: 20612 .) The relation seems to be one which has. . (i) because his can be shown to be that identical measthat is work ure which was used anciently. which was the Temple of the Covenant cubit value used construction of the Ark all of Noah. (§4. which. however. exceedingly remarkable.22 Parker's Quadrature of the Circle. trinsic value of his is it not. the mean- . Parker. no similar relation will be found to exist therefore. The : relation between the two ratios is. was dej'ived. because of the it in- It is so largely set forth . by the Egyptians.) is It is averred that the quadrature by Mr. . (3) because all affords that kabbalistic value. very. which was from the it. at some time. because of showing the same The reverse of the case will not composition. REFLECTIONS ON THE QUADRATURE BY MR. the value — of which consisted it in the value of the measures used . in the construction of the great pyramid. nor from any immediate motive to advocate or sustain it. if the Parker forms be tested by those of Melius. and its uses. Parker It is of great value. (2) because. Parker has confused the results. and the Ark of Solomon. been found as a variant on the Parker forms. built to monument it the sacred cubit value in. hold for. yes. 355 6561 (Mr. however. SECTION II. § 4.

and as ^ making a fundamental part of. in terms of area. but an approximation. there will admittedly be no use to assert that it is well worthy of being set forth. If these statements are true. just as the Playfair method. MR. which might. the British system of long and land and time measures. and finally obtains his numerical value of rectification by . and. All who appreciate the intense labor of research for light upon these matters will attach a value to this work of Mr. Parker's quadrature values obtained by area computations. in the end.§ 5- Reflections on the Same. e. In this view. finally. which. simply of its in the Bible. as could be followed or — copied after in material construction . are. from beginning to end. and the value of His works in the Cosmos (4) because the geometrical symbols out of which it is seen to spring. to are extent. albeit. to some extent. in mythology. With this apology. Parker seeks the quadrature through area measure. kind of elemental relation to each other and were made use of in the mysteries to convey the esoteric teachings. because its value will consist in its being a literary key.. after all. with their primary numbers. such an integral one. Mr.curious. Parker far beyond that of the standard method. it might. and it will be ob- served. even though it should be defective. Parker's method as the one giving a more useful result i. that. perhaps. rewarded the generations upon generations of searchers and in the antiquarian fields. are seen to have a inrr . it is thought. such as has never yet. 23 of the term. it may be well to suggest some thoughts in relation some to this quadrature value. (§ 5. worthy of attention. there is no doubt but that it would cause the foundations of the standard methods to be reviewed with an intensity of thought. establish Mr. and. although once recognized to have been used as stated. perhaps. the question mathematical value is one of the least possi- ble importance as a -primary one. in area computation.) It seems to be of importance. be. (5) because it appears bound up in.

CURIOUS FEATURES OBSERVABLE IN THE DETAILS OF THE PLAYFAIR METHOD. a given curve have to one another. They were. " That it is impossible. from the relation which the rectilineal figures inscribed in. and circumscribed about. as in objectIf his process is correct. Reference is made to this preface.) >T. by Torelli. to conclude anything concerning the pioperties . His process seems to depend for its correctness upon the Tightness of his ground of If this is the opposite qualities of the triangle and circle. Torelli held. exhibits a necessary value of linear measure of circumference. an area computation. criticised as being incorrect. were not of universal acceptation. for it is in area terms where it . or Playfair approximate. printed at Oxford. he has raised a test by which to work on the standard method to make it conform to change area conditions and requirements. viz. relation of diameter to cir- cumference..24 Parker's Quadrature of the Circle. of fair's Euclid. goes far to prove that his steps of ascertainment must have been the same as with them. then. it is evident that his computations are susceptible of material realizations. rightlv integral the number 3 must be right. It must be known that the results as to the value by Legendre and Playfair. in the preface of an edition of the works of Archimedes. and also to Playfair's comments on the same. though they may have had other and more satisfactory methods of illus- and enforcing the result. The fact that independentl}' he has reproduced exactly the same forrrjulse which the ancients had. founded his numerical relation on taken. § 6. as they are to be found in the supplement to Play(§ 6. His final step for obtaining trating the area 5153 of the inscribed circle depends upon the question whether the JLcgendi'e. is right as a transcendental one. for instance. XI. under building or copying. This being the case. which formulae had with them application his Proposition a to the same common end. according to Playfair. His numerical values are all area values to correspond with his geometrical figures and even so in this final value.

whether the arc is not. section. with C B' as a radius. become CB'D. to be by the difference of value. being an even and known part of the whole circle. and therefore E E' CBand is B B' for every succeeding biB'. from it the length of the entire circumference. which may stand for any stage of bisection. as a straight line. as a itact. vanwill CD ishing by diminution. for a seem to show that. Reflections on the Same. and the curve lying between C B' must. C B' is the chord of half the arc. and by an increasing ratio.§6. Now. by hypothesis. relatively. de- scribe the arc will C D. or to DB'. looking. E E' is increasing. on the showing. It becomes a question. In the diagram. CD (the difference between bisections. though no assertion must be considered as made that it affects the truth of The following practical truths seem the general results of the Legendre method. toward the support of Torelli's assertion. Then be the quantity which. at any stage of bisection. up between them becomes measurable which curved line. the curved line penned . with relation to the diminution of CD. and consequently the area of the curved space. CB number of and it will . any stage of bisection between C'B'. become equal to CB'. The burden of the effort of Legendre is to the show that by growing diminution and equality between the circumscribed C'B' and the inscribed C B. 25 which he of the curvilineal space itself. taking the value when DB' and CB') and E E'. separating from. except in certain circumstances. The measure of this growing equality tested at is always ." to the author to be remarkable as in this exceedingly specialized way. the triangle CB'C and eventually isosceles. Now. lias not precisely described. is to be had. from as a center.

and the numerical calculations of these forms? tion The rigid result of such a condi- would seem to be that. the chord. unless some unnoticed incompatibility has existed between the condition of the curve and the that this It is possible calculations of the sides of the polygons. as they respectively diminish with continuing bisections of the arc : 6 . §6. making the radius one with 6 repeated twenty-four times. the ratio increasing. in the the relations bebe fact. as Mr. but only inferred. may — tween them are not known.26 Parker's Quadrature of the Circle. Parker avers. what is the value of the arc becoming? Is there some incompatibility between the geometrical conditions. C B' curve would necessarily pass in value beyond that of C'B' diminished an absurd conclusion. If so. the step would come where. taken from the base that the perimeter of the polygon of six sides is one with twenty-five ciphers. case. yields the and followincr data as to the relation or ratio between CD E E'. instead of approaching. the question is. ? What does it mean ? If E E' is what is the effect of this thus increasing. a calculation of the value of iz to 6144 sides of the polygons. as presented to the eye. since. Practically.

C'B' which simply seems to show that the triangle C B'C is ap- proaching to being isosceles unattended by a relatively rapid approximation of the chord C B' to the curve C B'. E E' " *' for 6 12 sides : B B' : 24 48 " " <( *.* ti . But the relation of this approximation can be had by a and these are statement of the continuing ratios between as follows . 6144 27 CD.§ 8. = 00085 221 1623 CB' = 00085221 1539 or difference = 84 sides. B B' and E E'. Reflections on the Same.

asAB'C. is founded upon a geometrically false statement. Suppose this figure. will be when the line A C shall with the circular area as decreasing ABD. ABE. radius." for another instance. CB straight. By this method. and become. \he relative differences will never be changed. consequently. ap-proach nearer the one to the other. with AB. e. : AB i. it is. toward AB. both for triangle and segment of circle. The proposition is require demonstration. say. account of their smallness. ratio of diminution. with the circular area A B F. in any possible diminution. —B equality.. and does not take the triangle ABC. which in any finite time converge continually c . nevertheless."' Let ulti- AB AB C be any triangle. one and the same line. —^ =». The ratio of diminution has to be calculated by numerical combinations. so long as those lines. than by any given difference. a decreasing one. one of which is. plainly to be seen that the only equality of the curved line B D with the straight line B C. and BD curve. and with the length as a. so close upon as to wholly coincide with it (as to the value of their lengths now or at last becoming alike). no geometrical ratio can be preserved. at which stage or condition there can be neither curved line nor straight line left for comparison therefore. in which the difference between the straight line and the curve is. very inception of Newton's "TVmcz^m. they can afford be dropped. the ratios of difference will always remain the same. say. and. AB'D'. His to Lemma '•'^lantities and of quanti- ties. either in . But axiomatic. before that time. by different and successive steps.28 Parker's Quadrature of the Circle. to § 8. exist at all. mately become equal. as The regards I " exactitude of states : definition " — palpably the ratio so. let the arc B D be drawn to intercept the line A C. and. But there being 3. be conproportionately retinually and duced.

5153 gular figure isj-epresented in terms of this unit square. by possibility. if he is right. a least cubic one . in this.§ 9- Reflections on the Same. Hence. in this least may be terms of one that she performs her works. while that by Playfair may be right as a transcendental one. Parker is of opinion that there is in numbers (§ 9. Parker's method is right as a natural mechanical one. It is certain that nature does lend some data as . It as. so one into the other. while is Thus. the lemma is false in its terminology nor is it even right in a showing of a growing or . PARKER IS RIGHT. the possibility of this integral relation is here. there can. ap- ^roximating the form of a sphere by its use. flux of notation of quantity. which area. there is a unit 1 of the denomination of 7^-— of a square it is also at the same time of a denomination of a Evidently. It may be that Mr. whatever rectan- —— I - of a circular area. then. as regards the uliimate structure o( \he lines. 29 whole or in part. its equivalent circular area value in integrals can be given in the same terms. There is a certain ridiculousness in the matter. and it may be that it is in that nature assumes. that while the schools assert the impossibility of there being an integral relation between circle and square. square. because of the possibility of their reduction to points. -^^ 4 of a square ^ = 4 of a circular 5153 tical some of her pracconstructions on the principles of plane and spherical geometry. by inference. as was shown above. by which geometrical shapes can be integrally noted as changing the to some. Mr. because of the essential difference between a curved and right line (which is true to all intents). be no equality between them. proximate equality. It is because a line has breadth that a curved and straight comparable. line are not NATURE SEEMS TO AFFORD CONFIRMATORY EVIDENCE THAT MR. Straight and curved lines conceived of as without breadth may be taken as comparable. falsely set forth and maintained.) speak. 6561 area.

for it is on the triangle as the natural originator of plane shapes that he raises a least integral in the in number 3. chemically. The condition of substance to form what is called water.) In this shape the substance has its become ice. substance in which the atoms may act. Heat being but a modification of motion is of such because of its particles being in some peculiarity of motion on themselves. through perhaps the intervention of some subtler Thus the globule. at and growing out of the corners of the hexagon. scription by becoming Tyndall manifested in the breaking down of ice particles in the interior of a mass. and this change seems unito formly to be that. terized Motion giving place to rest. If. . On this form. in a circumference taken to a diameter of unity. he accomplishes this by an integral relation. that the difference only becomes manifested at the sixth decimal place. § 9. of the equilateral hexagon. It is noteworthy that the primary material one here indicated in ice seems to be triangular or pyramidal. as triangle as part of a shape of particles. of this motion is indicated by a cessation of spheroidal shape. if. the components of water are in integral atoms. in passing from shape to shape. (See deas Professor of these forms. of water is formed. a spheroid or drop of water The effect of cessation or spheroid. is one resting upon the quality of heat as affecting atomic particles of matter. as to it in from one integral form passes shape. In one form. so close to the Play fair transcendental one. by which to express the value of the circle terms of the square and cube. the change is characby change of shape. are little squares or cubes. other shapes take place. when heat rays are passed through it. this would serve as a strong hint that nature recognizes the alliance and interchanges of shapes in subdivisions of wholes not fractions. then cubic and this in a measure serves to strengthen Mr. and. Parker's assertions. . and structural form. particles. to another.30 Parker's Quadrature of the Circle. touching some of her methods of construction. again.

31 SECTION III. are =5^53 to 5 : (i) Area of square Area of contained Diameter of circle circle = = (2) = 6561 5^53 6561 0501 "> ) Circumference of circle=5 153x4 =20612 ^ 5 PROBLEM OF THREE REVOLVING BODIES.) process of Mr.) these data with his : . This problem is as follows (§ II. by the process set forth. BY MR. as to the conditions required of a least numerical integral value. founded upon the principles of the quadrature. or the length of its side. Parker follows up the ascertainment of problem of three revolving bodies. shape that shape of greatest extension as compared with the trigral least Numerically. in terms of the square. in terms of his least numerical The area of the contained circle integral. being. It is thus seen that the (§ 10. and hence the basis of all area. and the triangle is the primary in nature of all shapes formed of straight lines. as related to each other. By means of this and this integral he obtains the value of the circle.bers. of which the circle is tlie primary of all shapes. Mr. and of equal sides and Of these. PARKER. therefore. posed by 3-X3-=8i= and. 1/ ]/ 3 is opdiameter of his square. 8i"= 656i=area of his square. The results. that intebeing requisite to translate number is found to be 3.§ II. shapes by num. angles. Parker is founded geometrically upon the elements of the circle and of the equilateral triangle. changing area value represent rectification. His Problem of Three Revolving Bodies. the equilateral triangle is numerically measurable and it . angle. with which to determine the value of the circle. PROBLEM OF THREE REVOLVING BODIES. the extreme opposites in nature. circumference =20612. diameter being 6561.

think. all the conditions contained in its elements. as follows " The problem of three : gether and about each other gravitating bodies revolving tois one which. can be exactly determined by numbers.32 Parker's Qt^tadrature of the Circle. in any formula. I add proof. clearly demonstrable. I which can not be constructed by mechanics out of any given magnitudes. that whatever can be constructed by mechanics out of given magnitudes. then. can not be exactly determined by numbers. like the quadra- ture. relative motion of three gravitating bodies revolving together and about each other is as four to three. like others of the kind. construct a square which is just twice as big as any other perfect square . because the problem of three gravitating bodies is a mechanical operation daily performed in nature. having the same relation as the magnitudes one to another. But since this. neither can we find the perfect root of such a If this reasoning be true. is of itself problem. The great difficulty of this problem has arisen. which is daily performed and consequently solved by the mechanical operations of nature. it is hence a thing capable of being proved by numbers. and for this reason only. that we can not. and perhaps it . § ii. from the impossibility of its full displa}' by diagram. '•'•Proposition I. and that It is " a principle. after here. I have always considered this proposition as self-evident on the face of it. I think. out of the same magnitudes. and tliat no mathematician would deny it " his reputation on sustaining the denial with But. as I shall perhaps be called on for proof. The plan of exacting a display by diagram of all the geometrical propositions is safe. has hitherto baffled all attempts of mathematicians to solve. It is for this reason. and the difficulty of embracing. square by decimal numbers. the solution of the problem. or one and one-third of one primary circumfer- " The respective and ence. the failure of mathematicians to reach the solution proves nothing but a the imperfection of the reasoning applied to it. and hazard my own method. at some length.

not only that the relations of cause and effect shall be made clear to our this perceptions. 33 is llie iniliated into the truths of plan by which the yet untaught mind can be geometry but is it always nec.§ II. because they can not be shown . -when drawn. His Problem of onl}^ Three Revolving Bodies. Therefore {and therefore only) the thing has been found impossible. " The thing required of every demonstration is. as if science already embraced every principle which exists in nature. who often require that things shall be done by the means which the written science affords. I think problem may be easily and accurately solved. But. properties of numbers and of shapes? and. shall abide the test of practical application. without taking the least unwarrantable latitude. therefore it is impossible to demonstrate every- same principles. it is necessary. have demanded that erties it Mathematicians should be demonstrated by the prop- of straight lines. Yet none are more frequently guilty of this thing by the or same nieajis narrow-mindedness than mathematicians. that it shall give a sufficient reason for the truth which it asserts. but also that the conclusion. therefore. or departing from the clearest perceptions of reason. Any demonstration which does less than this can not be relied on. well knowing at the same time that such means are inadequate. know very well that things are possible or imposbe done. We know also. It is a narrowminded prejudice. and no demonstration ever made has ever done more than this. Such has always been the case in respect to the quadrature of the circle. and all other demonstrations are rejected. knowing at the same time that straight lines are inadequate. which exacts that every demonstration shall be made by the prescribed rules of science. Are there not essary in every original demonstration? other means equally true and equally safe in the hands of one accustomed to examination. and acquainted with the I think there are. that because different principles exist in the various forms sible to " We of matter. in order that a reason may be sufficient^ and the conclusion drawn from it safe. only in proportion as the means applied are adequate or inadequate to the purpose.

. in every proposition where the suffiis it cient reason strated until *' manifest. certain point. but if the whole shall be equal. first. <iX some mean foint. In entering upon the solution of the problem of three gravitating bodies. shape..qx:v[\. § ii. (for such as the schools can furnish. controlling can predominate beyond a certain limit and consequently. possess an equalizing though in such a way that neither each other power. these bodies can never approach nearer to each other than a certain point. ''•Secondly. and I think. more comprehensible. These properties of revolving bodies have all the same inherent power of equalization as forces. yet equally true to nature (for I consult nature's laws only. which. impels motion. I hold the proposition to be demon- can be disproved.nA. force will be less (the direct force). which being applied. and equally accurate and precise with any which can be given by any other method. and hence but one clement in the problem. and not the method or opinions of any other man). ''h. etc. density. have yet decided nothing). nor recede from each other beyond another Hence these forces are. these revolving bodies have magnitude. They will be far more simple. and therefore they may be considered as but one force. if magni- . and the momentum from velocity greater. made perfectly equal. which affect the operations offeree in producing motion. we must first examine and see of elements the problem is composed. will not be such as a mathematician of the schools would think more conclusive necessary to consider. may all be expressed under the general various in \. density be greater in one than another. On the other hand. by I do not consent to such unreasonablestraight lines. For example. then magnitude will be relatively less. forces.34 Parker's Quadrature of the Circle. each revolving body is impressed by nature with certain laws making it susceptible of the operation of These laws force. ness of decision . but. their nature. what " The elements which it I shall consider in this case.

as exists in regard to all the other elements. at which these bodies perform their revolutions in space. but the whole shall be equal. and in proportion as these are greater or less. by which distances are to be performed or overstill constitute but " come by revolution. by which I would be understood to mean the chosen distatices from one another. and consequently all that are necessary for its determination by it numbers. and last eletnent in this problem is motion.Qfourth or velocity. power of equalization to the forces exists in respect to distances as in and magnitudes. and every other quality. second element of this problem may therefore be comprehended under the term inagnitude. as including momentum. as density. therefore the same equalizing power exists in regard to motion or velocity. it will be seen. which I will term velocity. or otherwise. grav. and density less. condition. which I term magnitude as referring to the bodies themselves rather than to any of their qualities. and velocity less. " The third element in this problem is distance. the distance from each other will be Hence it is seen that the same inherent greater or less. or effect of motion. and therefore this also constitutes but one element in the problem. 35 tude be greater. that be thus performed by revolution de_ pend entirely on the chosen distances from one another. then force will be greater. " These. and these again depend on magnitude and force. and whether their respect distances from each other be greater or less. _/b?^r in number.§ II. His Problem of Three Revolving Bodies. equal or unequal. these revolving bodies must take up their mean distances from one another in exact proportion to their respective magnitudes and forces. and has been seen that such is the nature of the . they one element in the problem. density. which shall include shape. And to because the distances here again. ity. Th. are all the elements necessary for the mechanical performance of the problem. and every other quality or condition which affects the operation of force in producing motion. "The and the whole constitute but one element in the problem. It is well understood. that from the nature of the case.

let a stone be a magnitude. and in the course of a revolution. bulk. other and disturbing forces exist outside or inside the space in which these bodies revolve. because such disturb- ing forces. whichybz^r elements are concerned. the magin its . if they exist. let us suppose that we have here three bodies. *' Now. . magnitude or stone. is. itselt". because. vice versa. magnitudes as if they were palpable things in themselves. and also. and consequent change of relative position. and consequently distance and moand. and that these elements may all be as truly represented by numbers and in " The . in its relation to the force. it is evident that the force and magnitude have become equal at that ^oint of elevation and therefore. and hold it suspended there. For example. these disturbances must fnd their perfect equality. is equalized b}^ and held in subservience to these. It matters not that other by forces inherent in themselves. Now. the tion are each also seen to be equal to one foot same principles of applicability to measure exist in three bodies suspended in space. difficulty of reducing impalpable things to a palstandard of measure is generally conceded but. so that the whole constitute but one -problcni or w/rc/^^w/ctz/ operation. breadth. having shape. operate proportionally on all three of the revolving bodies. nor rise higher. exactl}' equal to one foot of measure. that every other quality or condition affecting either. and these again are equalized by. and made to revolve about each . I think the difficulty does not exist.^6 Parker's Quadrature of the Circle. problem and the power of these elements over one another. in pable this case. exactly equal one foot of measure. § ii. and thickness. if another and disturbing force be considered. having the qualities of length. and held in subservience to one another. and does not descend again. then it ceases to be a problem oi three gravitating bodies . and all controlled by magnitude. and because the stone is held suspended. revolving together in space by their own gravitating power. relation to the nitude or stone to is. a force which can raise this stone density. etc. one foot from the ground.

§11. His Problem of Three Revolving Bodies. 37 -^ f .

the primary magnitude which made II) the standard of it is measure. Chapter seen that the in the circle inscribed ' A / 1 1 • / / 1/ 1/ .38 Parker's Quadrature of the Circle. is § ii. and (Proposition 1 I.

it is shown that the and primary ratio of circumference to diameter of all circles.§ II* His Problem of Three Revolving Bodies. These revolving bodies must be supposed to revolve upon a value. B expressed in whole numbers square circumscribing B because the area of the equals one and one-third. is a circle whose circumference is four. Hence. or of its circumference. the relative motion of these three revolving bodies shall be 'dsJ~our to three. when the side of the equilateral triangle inscribed in one. 39 of equilateral triangle equals one-third added to the its perpendicular. which can be expressed in whole numbers. or one and one-third the area of a circle whose diameter is one. such as may be . if is evident. and identical in numbers. '' B equals Fifth. "It that. Chapter H. Hence the area of B equals one and one-third the area of a circle whose diameter is one. and lastly. it is evident that if the circumference of B shall ratio of be resolved into such primary parts as shall express the circumference of one diameter in whole numbers.] square. from all the foregoing demonstrations. in describ- ing the circumference of B. and take them as a standard of measure. hence the relative motion of three bodies of equal magnitude. in which diameter and area form exact and equal portions. can not be otherwise than one and one-third of such parts. revolving together. to the area of the circumscribed [See preceding figure. we suppose the elements of which this problem is composed to be magnitudes. whether such magnitudes shall be equal portions of the area of a circle. Proposition XH. and the only circle in nature whose diameter and area are equal to one another. without a remainder in either. four times the area of one circle inscribed in one square for the "By true \s> circumference. Therefore. or of . and in its exact relation to area and diameter. then the circumference of one-third of one primary shall equal one and circumference. for a ratio of diameter. and because the square of the of square the side of equilateral triangle inscribed in B equals one^ any therefore the square of the diameter of B equals one and one-third.

which makes the side of a triangle. from XXII to XXVI therefore. revolving together. the relative motion of these three re- volving bodies must be 2iS four to three. that the equalizing power of the elements of the problem are in full force and operation here. is therefore demonstrated that three bodies of equal magnitude. and that the chosen distances. but to revolve about each other in the order above stated. But all it must be observed. as well as in the problem just solved. they are known not to follow each other. distances. . but must foil021/ each other round a common center. consequently. or one and onethird of such magnitude as is made the standard of measure. I have assumed that the magnitudes of the equal to one another. gravitating their relative motion shall be as four to three. as in the foregoing demonstration. or whether we take as our standard of measure the distance betzveen these revolving bodies. " It will be obvious to any one that. also. in every case. and there is no other standard of measure which can be mathematically assumed in the premises which I have not here considered. § ii. or one and '' The -proposition one-third oi one primary circunference. and hence this same. square of its diameter. they can not revolve about each other. revolving bodies are all their forces. be inferred that the foregoing demonstration is not applicable to such gravitating bodies. are all unequal. as shown in the several plates. therefore. in the problem of the revolution of the moon about the and the earth and moon together about the sun. But. with magnitudes of the bodies revolvtheir relative motion shall be still the difference only. in the foregoing demonstration. and velocities are in exact proportion to the relative ing . and earth. they all revolve on the same circumference. their forces and velocities. or the perpen- and dicular oi ^wi^ triangle. forces.40 the Parker's Quadrature of the Circle. "It may perhaps. and hence their distances from each other. in all cases. the magnitudes are all unequal. that because the moon re- . or its inscribed circle. and hence and velocities are all equal to one another.

Mr. and of the cosmos. as of unity for diameter to may for and soon.) While Mr. viz. suppose that man has been taught these tion.. His Problem of Three Revolving Bodies. in the construction of the solar system. The base of the law is the lyifig . by which. ixnd none other . Parker proceeds to the calcu: lation of the time periods of the earth and the moon. the second. be variously through which all these phenomena will correlatively work themselves out.§ 12. he also intends to say that there is one. under his quadrature value. for a flux through which all these relations may become manifested and known. Suppose that nature herself recognizes the division of the solar day into the same subdivisions that man does. relation of the geometrical elements of the triangle. or no- tating. and relative motion to each other. Parker seeks to set forth his own clearly conceived opinions that nature. 3. and that is in the Parker forms of 6561 5153X4=20612. in other words. as a time circle actually made by the revolution of a planet and suppose she herself has so adjusted her works that . as by revelawhat way soever we may understand it as coming). founds all bodies as to their size. upon an under- law capable of mental realization and of geometrical setting forth. the circle. the following proportions ensue." (§ 12. relation to each other. these relations set forth. stage the circle in the relation of the area and rectification of terms of the square. and his problem of three revolving bodies. motion. density. and but one number form. therefore their relative motions being expressed by time (which is also relative). this circle has relation to the abstract relation of square area to circular area and circular rectification in one pecu- . then all these various elements may be had in a correlating and co-ordinating method of notation. 14159 -(one numerical form for the expression of these relations. and the earth and the moon together revolve about the sun. shape. Now. or measuring. and this is the form on which. but there is but circumference. if some one unit fact of these phenomena is known. 41 volves about the earth. and the square is . in number relations from nature. 5184000'" (or.

He fit he sees '' division of 5^S4. which we as mortals do possess. But this is but his right. a point on the equator performs a circle of time in what we call 360 degrees of space. the abstract value of circular area is connected in mechanical construction. between them through just these is geometrical principles of change and the power of translating or notating and none other. of comparison of two distinct forms of circular use. Parker's uses are such that nature's use is seen accurately to fit and adapt to them. number form. ^^ Nature's afplications as discovered by Air. he claims that. and some way has actually implanted in us for our use. but the very ones which some unseen power has been working by in the very creation of our cosmos. or in the alternations of day and night. because of the common property which they have of being circular admeasurements. If Mr.42 liar Parker's Quadrature of the Circle. the same time period. so that she shall preserve harmonious connection in all her works. then instead of speaking of "J/r. and none other. which is in the rising and setting of the sun as a fact. Parker's amplications. Mr. which value is 5^53* As the one is the solar day value in thirds. number forms ^ The conclusion irresistible that the numerical methods. after all. and it does not follow that nature has had any like weakness or any like strength of However. she has a measure of her own to mark design. Parker has the right test of this is in the application.) of a solar day as a circular admeasurement in its 6561. He says : . Parker finds a circular value accom- has the right to institute whatever comparisons between these two relations. so he makes the second the abstract circular value in thirds. § 13.''' we can say and should say. The Mr. or 24 hours of time. Parker takes the characteristic value (§ 13. Then 5184 is that 5153 is abstractly plished. the area of a circle inscribed in a square of an area of work done and of Again. Parker. or like this With denomination. in nature. For instance. or in 5184000 thirds of the index of this last subdivisions of time. are. Mr.

Area of inscribed His relation of rectification Diameter of circle. plus one-third of itself. in cir. the differential 31 being a circular number of great use). and this . : 5153 6561 20612 Circumference of circle. Reduce this to solar time. Parker says of it that it is " the value of the moon's passage around the cular days earth over the value of one complete circle in space. but strangely enough. it is the value of abstract circumference. and the third is the base of To illustrate what has the calculation of the solar year. 5153X4 His general formula for the calculation of time periods. is = 36643. under his " problem of three revolving bodies.§ 13- His Problem of Three Revolving Bodies." that is. and reduced proper divisions of solar time. : 27482666+X Take this to the ^^—^=273183220164+ result as 27. ' 43 " The length of one The length of one " The of one *' ' circular clay solar day is ' ' is 5153000'" 5184000'" ' ' length sidereal day is 5169846'" *' The difference between one circular (or. 7h. which the base its the area of the inscribed circle the second term numerically the value of the moon's lunation. is 6561 circle. rectification 4= X by been said lunation : : Take the second term as the value of the moon's numerically. . as proving all that has . is ." relation of area of square to that of inscribed circle Area of square. thus t^ IS ^ooo . and Mr.3183220164+ solar days. lunation by the quantity 4' 40" 46'"." is = : 20612X3 in = 27482. for : it was raised from it. " The difference between one day His is : and one sidereal is 4' 40" 46'". this result is too small for a sidereal 38' 23" i'" 20"". there results 27d.555 + . Now. or rather magnificently enough.666+. it is in terms of the abstract value of in its 5153 and denominations. it is and one solar day is 8' 2^" 40'" 31-000"'. X^.

sun. yh. and this has opinion that the solar system of movement winding down. Parker's time.4-4 Parker's Quadrature of the Circle. less than the period given in astronomical time. 24 hours. over the value of one complete circle in space. gives the real There could in natural -periods of days. Parker. But let it be remembered that from the received astronomical value. (2.) A sidereal lunation.555 + which he " the exact value of the earth's says is passage around the having a far more subtle The third term of . Thus there are the integral calculations (i. raised by his problem of three revolving bodies. but is a permanency ^ and and life-like cause of movement. in circular days .) The Parker abstract form. by the adbetween the abstract circular value real sidereal value of a solar day. as will § 14. this quantity. we have simply been making use of a system with which we have had no hand or part in its invention. circular 4' be seen by reference to the differences and above. Mr. It is to be observed that this result is one-fifth of one second in a lunar month. 43' 4" 27d. going to show that the solar system is not a system of projectiles. 27d. it has been inferred that with regard to ancient astronomical time. 43' 3" 47'" 20"" Astronomical time. Parker's application of his problem of three revolving bodies. His periods of time agree to a marvelously (§ 14. tabulation shows this : (i.) The following small fraction with the standard periods. the moon's motion has been accelerated. By Mr. to a numerical value of a sidereal lunation. that difference being just : 40" 46'". or closing up. and 5184000'". been advanced." and on this he proceeds to the reduction to the exact period of the earth in solar time. By Mr. which. is 36643. the moon's motion is shown to be equable given is rise to the perfectly true to itself. lunation mean number forms of be no stronger proof that in our resultant and the 360 degrees. is just the difference between one one sidereal day. . yh. on this same ground.) dition of the difference reduced to solar circular value.

results of his labors. it is stated distinctly that the setting forth of the problems or claims And of Mr. I2h. I2h. as in relation to his Quadrature. Astronomical ally given. Parker. 44' By Mr. 48' 6" to \"' 6"" These statements are given exhibit the use of his problem of three revolving bodies. Parker.55+ . (§ 15. here. 5h.) S^Sd. 5h. as taken from a work of Dr. 5h. 44' 1" 48'" iin 29d. which shown to be very promi- nent in the pyramid works and measures. (4. By Mr. Parker. based on his abstract circular values. Parker. 5h. i2h. S^Sd.§ 15- His Problem of Three Revolving Bodies. time usu29d. Dick.) A as solar liinatio7i. Parker 20612X 3 the use of = 27482. 48' 49" Astronomical time. as given by McKay. 5h. and the use of the /actors 4 and 3 in the formula made by Mr. Parker are not in any way as affirming either his establishment of the Quadrature or of the problem of three It is absolutely necessary to set forth the revolving bodies. The synodic period. 48' 51" 365d. (3. 84+ 2"^^ By Mr. 48' 50" 53'" 6"' A solar year. 44' 3" spd. Astronomical time. I2h.) 365d. 45 (2.66+. as given *' thirty years since." By Mr. 44' 2" 50'" 31 A mean year. the English navigator.) 29d. 48' 6" 365d." " By the latest authorities. because it will be shown beyond all controversy that the construction of the great pyramid was . and this factors will be X3 = 36643.

mass agreeably to the concep- CHAPTER SECTION THE POSSIBILITY ON MR. time measures in natural periods of da^^s. Take the geometrical figure of the natural unit for linear measure . -plane.46 WiO. That {ov plane and solid measures should correlate with linear.612 20612 4 4X10 -= 366. Parker's Forms § 16 architectural display of his results. Parker's formulation: for other -^^ X .48266+.-= 27. it WiW forever prove impossible to reconstruct that tion of the architect. and this X which equals 4 20.4355 + ' X-= 27. Suppose it is attempted to raise in from this source a unit for linear. and without the use of his conclusions and results. and this X 4X10 = 366. (§ 16. measure. II. is : Why same datum a co-ordinating unit of measure purposes? Take Mr. terms of these elements.) Since the value of circumference of a SO simply raised into measures of time. The anything which will serve as unity. PARKEr's FORMS OF RAISING A COORDINATING UNIT OF MEASURE. but the second term is the value of a moon's lunation. and solid.4355 + first . The Possibility on Mr. an abstraction. How to do is it? Very simply. and the third term is the the Here value is value of a year's period. so as to combine it with the cir- cular and ti^ne measures. as attached to : the value of circumference in integrals. in circular days reducible by observation to solar time and here we have. circle. I.48266+. the question arises would it not be feasible to found upon the 20612.

'"' : and in the '•' Ancient of Days. cube. and solid measure. The edge of this solid is 47 cube. or 1. some value practicable for use could be assigned. in measurable will give the solidity. the attempt to arrive at the value of ognition.his x ^ = ^'S 3 12 . X ^ 3 '^. by thus being. divide the above expression by 12. IS A REALITY THE ANCIENT CUBIT AND BRITISH INCH.) value assigned to Providentially. Turin.57869 71489+ " " " 20. THIS possibility. 20.'^ "The value of the ancient Egyptian cubit has been long sought. 12 3 X. 4 J ^ 274826+ 12 = ^^^ ^1^. If to this first term. for linear. 20. ^r5/ terin. plane. " " " Memphis.47291 " " " i. cubed. as it were. the ancient cubit measure has proved futile. there are twelve edges to the therefore.65843 " " 1. Gathersome of the results as to the of ascertainment this cubit ing .625 inches. in the the author says '-'Israelite. 72153+ " .7X766+ that is. 12 and . the approximate of what its real length was source of its derivation has remained a mystery. IN FACT. so that we are at no loss as to its rec- For long.7187 + feet. gives an additional zi7iit of measure. thus divided. and there results 20^ 12 or.^ ^o ^ 3664355. -and {\\e face terms of area multiplied by the linear length.71817+ . 1. and a line is by which the superficies or /"ace of the cube area. Now. this remarkable co-ordinating unit of measure would be of the greatest this value. measure. (§ 17.61806 Another. from whence spring these measures of lunar and solar time. this first term has a practicable it.70607+ 20. 1.§ 17- Of Raising a Co-ordinate Unit of Measure. a line. except as to an that is. with results as follows " Cubit of Elephantine. (( 20.

Professor S.) rivation of the cubit. as ascertained by Seyffarth. At Turin. "Before proceeding to show whence the de(§ 18. with great care. in fact. taken these very measures. on the meas-) 20. comparison of one with the other was made.604 ^-7^7 + + feet. just as Sir Isaac Newwas derived from inany comparative measures taken by Professor Greaves from the passage-ways and chambers of the great pyramid of Jizeh. he found a papyrus scroll containing the ground plans and dimensions of the chambers. as terms of French expe- dition of '99 had. cubits etc. Another (Karnak).61113988 British inches as the resultant value. stumbled on.650 inches.eyffarth himself says " There are at present several Egyptian cubit measures in : ' . unless the very elemental principle whence the cubit numerical value was derived be.7208 " " " Sir Isaac Newton. or 1. if The most important. breadths. it may be well to explain why it is stated that the important. As to this value. The importance is that this is derived from a great ton's number of comparative measures.48 The Possibility on Mr. 20. in the museutti. continue the labors of tion measure of Seyfiarth Seyffarth was appointed is noted as the most to succeed to and to Spohn in the eflbrt to solve the ques- of translation of the Egyptian hieroglyphics.71759+ " Expedition of 1799. duction gives 20. so narrow that but little hopes of further correction can reasonably be entertained.523524 of the French meter. Their nearness to the trutli is sufficient to show that the perfect determination of this cubit value has been obtained to wilhin a very narrow limit. in some way. 20. in the Egypt. One meter 39-37 inches English and the re- = . that the in to the lengths. and A there resulted a value of the cubit as . and and parts of cubits. of the catacombs of Osimandya.. ures of the French " 1. It seems heights thereof. " These resuhs have been accurately taken from different authors.61113988. passage- ways. Parker's Forms § 18.

. plane. unit of measure. solid. p. we have as a -practical fact that the it . 49 Europe which agree with each other in length and divisions. co-ordinating so many different kinds of measure. or cubiting." of which a copy is to be found in the Astor library. and circular.) value to this unit of measure. . it appears that the original value whence this cubit. however. they turn out to be units of measure and time values.. i'7i7 f^et. the reduction co-ordinate with a natural Hence. The Egyptian cubit. in the Egyptian cubit value. being divided into 3 feet.48266 h. . was taken.612 value of circumference^ or to raise a co-ordinating very first . the expression from whence this was derived was of the value of the British inch. to be decided whether those ells were typical imiinstruments of measuring. in my "Alphabeta tations or real answered by the said ground plans y^gyptiacum. i. 71759 -f. Persarum. 140. and several smaller parts of an inch.. It was.§ ip. ' ' and this .A7^<i 5:^^ 12 _|_ ^' term. in discovering that there is a practicable (§ 19. nearly 21 inches English. this ancient cubit value of the Egyptians is to be found. which is a cubing of the 20. the expression given above : i. . This work forms the sixth part of my " Beitraege ?ur Kenntniss. then. Lipsiae. 7 palmi. This question was at Turin. was itself utilized. Obviously then. With compare Value of Sir Isaac Newton. because it was it by 1000 being made to make measure of time. ordinarily taken to be diverse and distinct from each other.7i'j66X^=-^-^ 12 and here in that '3 4 27. 28 inches. ''' 2o6i2-f-i2." for Thus. measures o 523524 meters.' " Take . we really and truly have in the British foot and inch measures the identical derivations fro?n the eletnents. As obviously. as in British inches. with reference to the Hebrew cubits. first term of this expression is the value of the ancient cubit in terms of the English foot measure." etc. 1840. e. Of Raising a Co-ordinate Unit of Measure. with the natural reasons for its derivation. Value of Professor Seyffarth. i. linear. as stated. 40 = X— 3 ^^ 266.feet. as has been demonstrated.

THE ANSATED CROSS OF THE EGYPTIANS AND THE CHRISTIAN CROSS THE EMBLEMATIC DISPLAY OF THE ORIGIN OF MEASURES. as to the cross-bars. the representation of the cross as the cube unfolded. in fact. Because. and (2) that the British system of long and land measures is purposely framed to answer at the same time to time measures^ showing an extension of the idea herein so strangely raised. and. by way of symbol. a cross proper. in superficial display. and to help the mind to This examination chapter. and the attachment of the circle to this last gives the ansated cross of the Egyptians. If it is desired to display the process of the (§ 20. whose measure is taken off onto the edges of the cube. this kind of measure was made to co-ordinate with the idea of the origin of human life. It is very observable that. it is not out of place to assert that an examination into the structure of the British system of these measures may serve to shed light on the whole subject. it was secondarily made to assume the type of the pudenda hermaphrodite. it would be by the figure of the cube u7ifolded^ in co7inection with the circle.) establishment of the co-ordinating unit of measure spoken of. that (i) same the British system of measures rests upon this quadrature of the circle.50 The Parker Forms Symbolized it § 20. while there are but 6 faces to a cube. a partially better conception of the workings of the system. with its obvious meaning of the origin of measures. also. it is placed by representation to cover this part of the human person in the Hindu form. The cube unfolded becomes. displays . Therefore. is to be found in Section III of this SECTION II. appear that the British measures were prior The further close and intimate connection of these kinds of measure creates the impression in making rank to to all others. or of the tau form.

or. crowned a base of cir3 of cular measure. at the apex. counting on either side. that the golden candlestick in the temple was so composed that. word forms for ''man^^ is \y^i^. This is the display of the candlestick. while the faces originally reprebelonging are but the use of the two bars counts the square sented 6. 311. adding the values of the letters. and intimately conIt is so nected with. as 4 for the upright and 3 for the cross-bar. or 355. In Hebrew. which was used by itself as Genesis. The four and three are the factor numbers of the Parker problem. But. from an opposite incline. making 7 in all. and place it on an incline take another of 4 units long. in the number form. and cross it on the one of 4 units in length. 113 the very diameter value in question. the symbol of the origin of measures. two b(i7's.§ 21. the. Take a line of one unit in breadth by 3 units long. By the Ansated Cross and the Cross Proper. upon the selfsame idea of one in common with the cross display. Here we have the famous 4 and 3 and 7. reading the characteristics of the values as the word reads. and in noticed that with the Hebrews and § in the this will be shown hereafter more fully —the form of 113 to 355 is closely allied to. from whence the idea of the origin of all things took its rise. unit of the 4 in length the corner or apex of a triangle. is to be found in the — . making the top . counted as then. on the other. The circumference value to this. The same idea is conveyed in the six days of the week in by the seventh. is the cross. to 51 one face of the cube as common to either . — pyramid and is 6 of the Introduction. what is very much to the purpose here. and the cross form results. the Parker form of 6561 to 20612. and in giving one great symbol value to the Hebrew godword Jehovah. Now. and lean it upon this one. there being one in common to both sides. take away the line of 3 units in length. is. and other in the working out of astronomical problems. (§ 21. As seen. making in all the number 7.) On page it the text. or one of the. there were yo?/r candle-sockets while. The value of this word is. or aish. there were in fact 3 to be counted on one side and 4 .

— nought. the symbol of such In fact. had no expression for a cipher or four extremities. The man's head is the symbol of the sphere. glory radiating from it. this is a plainer and more perfect symwelding. or phallic em- blem. as in fact used to denote the . the Old Testament is rabbinically and kabbalistically familiar with the expression of crucifying a man. welded together in the ancient use. in display. as also an abstract circular value. made use of in this form of display by the Hindus. are in number 6. and. making three togethery^r all. there have been two used as one. of a circle of light about it. on which the man is placed and this in turn points to the circular measure transferred onto the edges of the cube. or (§ 22. cross have for the shape of the heads thereof a solid pyramid. or of a nimbus or upon it. In Hebrew. necessarily ybwr. in the extremities are triangle. this is equals 355x6=213-0. two values of 113 to 355 and 6561 to 20612 are. or men. and four when separated. The one wound of the feet separates into two when the feet are separated. in the connection of the three nails with the The three nails with the three wounds which denotes the 6 faces of the cube unfolded. Hebrew word lunar year. or 7 in all another and most holy feminine base number. or shdnah.52 The Parker Forms Symbolized for a § 22. In symbol. In fact. but understood it or not. author can discover. designative of the square. as needed. Now. . It was one bolization of the ancient use than any other. the ical value. or rash. or (IJl^. 213 circumference value. as in the candlestick. and a tapering square obeliscal shaft. and reads 213. as it were. for the nail. or stigmata. the word for head is The Hebrew. The attachment of a man to the cross would be. so far as the tJ'NI. or rather one used as two. the nails of the before the Lord and the sun. thus " man'''' with an astronomdirectly connecting the idea of As said. and on the cross they form or mark a triangle in shape.) but this has been enforced by the use of a crown circle. one nail being at each corner of the The wounds. Taking the position of the three nails in the man's extremities. and that of the head of the man.

It Parker forms and serves but to con- firm this use to notice the conclusion to which Professor Seyffarth arrived from the study of the Egyptian hieroglyphic signification of the ansated cross. with arms extended. : and eyes or ears. the scull with the brains. the represents. . being surmounted by the circle. and this very word is alphabetically written (Egyptian) ank. in fact roughly represents the form of a man. Seyffarth. anosh. in the picture of the flood. 53 crossing.§ 23- By the Ansated Cross and the Cross Proper. Hence we have the Coptic ank^ vtia."by Mr. properly aniina^ which corresponds with the Hebrew tJ^1jJ»{. and with the nerves extending to the spine. For the Tanis stone translates it repeatedly by anthropos (man). The Egyptian Anki signifies my soul. for w^a«. which 1= could be intended to mean either 365-1-1=366. This J^'^JJi^ is the primitive "1*)^^^ for properly meaning anima. or circular figure." It is curious that this Hebrew equivalent. Anosh. thus subdivision of the circumference of 355 by 6 diameters making the circle subdivided into 12 com- and partments. or 365 time of the the solar or thus phases 364. reads numerically 365 i. Professor Seyffarth says " It I as now believe. shadowing *' — — forth the astronomical connection. These are symbols of ancient use of the (§ 23. back. It will be ob- served that this cross. This is to be found in the first line of Genesis. ^3JN ^'^^ personal pronoun I).) their connections. seat of the soul. year.

exhibiting a symbolic the forms set forth in of display of the interdependency the text.54 Primordial Vestiges of these Symbols. 1870. remnants of the civilization of a dense and cultivated people. of the ''London The statues exhibiting the markings of the Builder. full description.'' It seems. at Salem. by a series of man that of a cross drawings. averred. PRIMORDIAL VESTIGES OF THESE SYMBOLS. in fact. ings on the crest walls of the mountains now living. it becomes a matter of research of the utmost interest as to when and where their existence and their use first be- came known.'" A the land. The races than the it is older by far. man. who must have of necessity occupied backs of these images and the same modified a is to widely extended area. in one of the early numbers (about 36). in the past.cyclopean statues. it is thought. — in what we from the old Egyptians than are the old Egyptians from US. mid Pacific'''' present of the mountains of a the feature of the remaining peaks submerged continent. is be found in the January number.) (i. by which from the form of a be taken as the springs. CRUCIFIED MAN IN SOUTH AMERICA.) ISLES. . Has it been a matter of revekition know a cycle exceedingly modern when the as the historic age age of the human race is contemplated. exhibit the outstrangeness of these tracings is in that they lines of a man stretched out on a cross. for the reason that these peaks are The Easter Isles in " thickly studded with. are in the British Museum.) In the "-Natiiralistr published chusetts. with the cross. with plate showing to thickly planted statues. Under the general view taken of the nature of the number forms of Mr. THE EASTER (§ 24. Massa(2. is to be found a description of some very ancient and curious carvof South America. Parker. as to the date of its possession by man. On the " be found the " ansated cross of the to the outlines human form. § 24. but so done that the cross may thus cross the man as the or . to have been further removed. also with copies of the images.

or relations of circular and right (4. his Jind was put by sheer necessity of the case. kick the beam as doubtful. Ohio. and it has been supposed that he obtained these relics there. and so. were these the Egyptians and the Hebrews addicted. truthful. 55 HEBREW (3. in one corner of one of the inclosures. Mr. of the Phenician. covered with old Hebrew inscriptions. it is to be seen very curious combination of data. discovered two stones. is that there this : line measure.'" at Newark. As to the relics themselves. by reputation. skill. Wyrick held the reputation of being simple and tiquity. to have derived Both the Egyptians and Hebrews seem from the common source great pyramid monumenting this cultus. While.) INSCRIPTIONS IN THE AMERICAN MOUNDS. stands on the west bank of the Nile. delver in the squares and circles of the persistent ^^mound-builders. his alleged discovery made down his reputation for truthfulness. was a simple. unlearned. the side of The books of the Eg3'ptians containing this sepulture. in the estimation of some. they were pro- nounced upon by competent judges as being of great anand certainly were made at the expense of very much labor. and. The knowledge.§ 24. he had been in the State of Pennsylvania.well or water hole. and afterward pretended to find them in the mounds. by common consent. as sustaining his veracity. since.) Now. by some. alike. a man by the name of Wyrick. were called the boohs of the dead. CURIOUS DATA REGARDING THE MOUNDS AS ALIKE TYPHONIC EMBLEMS WITH THE PYRAMID OF EGYPT AND WITH HEBREW SYMBOLS. Primordial Vestiges of these Symbols. with to these mounds The mounds are monumented respect circles and squares. in the workings of their hicrhest their knowledije To religious cultus. the seeming impossibility of . and learning. The name of . He had borne a A few years a very good character. Shortly prior to his finding these relics in the clay of a kind of. truthful man.

is a high hill overlooking them. or Hermes. On one . § 24. as I recollect it. or rectilinear figures. and squares. Half-way across this distance. quoting from a letterof description : The mound is as The alligator . leaving a passage-way leading on to a causeway. body. the lord of the lower realms. or alligator. was Typhon who descendant. was the equivalent of Thot. and he was lord of sepulture. resentative was the crocodile. and gifts offered. from 75 to 100 feet in length. . is on the highest point in that vicinity. the author of the Hebrew books containing this knowledge. also. and size of legs. length. Near the Newark mounds of circles. authority for this interesting crocodile " follows. as I recollect. and properly proportioned as to breadth.^'' side this embankment is cut through. probably at the dedication of the works. I have seen a great many times is on the farm adjoining my father's is.000 feet to the side of a square. tail. apparently located as lord paramount over the works below. raised above the general level of the ground. ." This deis scription by a very prominent and well-known public man of the State of Ohio. In the city of Marietta. of which when which the forests are cleared away. Ohio. or of the dead. was esteemed the teacher of wisdom. another emblem of Typhon. . a fire had been made. in sight of the alligator. as his Hebrew and Egyptian representative was that of the szvine or hog. one form of the lord of the he held the gates of death. and it is stated that on this hill is a monstrous mound. 3foses. and his great Egyptian rep. to the east. Now. who. and on the general level of the ground. and most of the ancient works in that vicinity are in an easterly direction from that point. and extending a distance of about 1. is to be found some fine remains of the " motmd-builders There is a truncated cone surrounded by an elliptical embankment. and I . which thereupon rushed into the sea.56 Primordial Vestiges of these Symbols. exemplified in the Christian books by the devil leaving the man and passing into the herd of swine. built to monument the sha^e of aji alligator or crocodile. spoke to you. and head is distinctly preserved and easily traced looks.

) It is of Aztalan. that it was difficult to free the mind from dwelling upon their use in the original construction. and was very observable that the English measures seemed so fitting. or from the south. OR DIAMETER TO A CIRCUMFERENCE OF one^ AS A CIVIL CALENDAR NUMBER. the original country of the Aztecs. from whence no could be brought. In that vale the earthen mounds of P3^ramidal. as high up. in its the fire in which it had been smelted. 6. lying on charcoal remains of Tliis metal. at least. though noted. but a wild freak of the im- agination. even as it does now. at last arrived in the vale of Mexico. Baron Humboldt says that we are to look for the country (7. that the gifts (of dedication) are as follows : Discs of mica slate from the cast of the Alleghanies. The west was seemingly not represented. a of measures of the mounds were found. Primordial Vestiges of these Symbols. because the west signified the Typhonic porshells was silver tals into gift another condition of existence.) great it number In searching in the works of Squier and Davis. Here from the north. only It has been noticed those conversant with Superior. but any possible connection seemed. and from the Gulf of Mexico. The correspondence between the Aztec remains become the elegant stone and other structures. AZTEC OR " 7nound-builder" pyramid. noted at the time as curious . 57 The most remarkable one was silver of four a mass of pure native pounds weight. These measures seemed to be multiples of 3. and These facts were kept running toward the value 360. they . found.§ 24. (6. and the matter. MOUNDS SHOWING BRITISH MEASURES. known that tradidon among the Aztecs has handed down a very perfect account of the deluge of Noah. as' likewise was the case with the Egyptians and Hebrews. 4. showing the use of THE value 318. was dropped. could have been procured from Lake pure condition. and 12. by the mounds. whose remains are now the far north . as the 42d parallel north whence journeying.

in exhumed an early Grecian or Pelaswhich was three feet below the surface. However. Humboldt gives a descripis : tion to the following eflect "The form of this pyramid (of Papantla). gic necropolis. As to one of the most perfect of the pyramidal structures among the Aztecs. and very beautifully shaped. or an admixture of tin with copper. base but 25 feet on each side.58 Primordial Vestiges of these Symbols. Atwater. in of shape at that time. which has seven stories. but its its height is not remarkable. more ancient necropolis of the old Phenicians was found. Larger and smaller. because of their . the style seen. being but 57 feet. it is remarkable on one account it is built entirely of hewn stones.^'' 318 is the Gnostic value of Clirist. General Cesnola. IDENTICAL IN SHAPE WITH THE COPPER ONES OF THE MOUND-BUILDERS. and the famous number of the trained or circumcised servants of Abram. being solid. a still (8. It was in Hebrew use. on the hillside of Idalium. and those of the Egyptians cient works. and and compound signs of universal ?is expressive of a diameter value to a circumference of u?iity. is § 24. OLD BRONZE AXES OF THE PHENICIANS. well known. its use in the composition of a civil calendar becomes manifest. from which a vast collection of their remains was made. the steps of which were decorated witli hieroglyphical scvdptures and small niches^ arranged with great symmetry. The number of these niches seems to allude to the 318 sitnple the days of their civil calendar.) the island of Cyprus. They are identically the same with the " axes to be found in the " mound-bitilders' remains. of an extraordi: Three staircases lead nary size. in 14th street. Among these. of the axes used are of the copper These copper axes must have been useless. When it is considered that 318 is an abstract value. they same peculiar shape. is more tapering than any other monument of this kind yet discovered. is to be New York. As to the an- from examination of hundreds of them. to the top. this collection. without any hole for a handle. convinced that their authors had a knowledge of astronomy. At the depth of six and a half feet below this. The metal instruments found were of bronze.

British Long and Land Measures. there results a diameter of 318 -|. (2. in another part of the world. in terms of the British measure. (§ 25. made great use of in the . actual British measures of that structure evidentl}^ to the intent of the architect. as touching relation between the Egyptians and Hebrews and Phenicians with the " motmd-buildcrs or as touching the primordial use of the Parker forms. INCLUSIVE OF AN OCCULT SYSTEM OF CO-ORDINATING TIME MEASURES. AND LAND MEASURES. which were.) It is found that the great pyramid can be reconstructed from a standard base of measures (the Parker elements of diameter to circumference values of a perfect circle. useful from the admixture of another metal. The same Boston col- Tlie above series of facts seem to be interesting and .) It .to a circumference of i . 20. circumcised servants of Abraham. 6561 to 20612 in inches).. or.''^ the symbols of their use.318309722494-.§ 25. 59 softness and.) It is found that by the proportion 20612 : 6561 :: i : .) (i. on this continent. either of Egyptian or early Greek. and . is. and is made use of for meaning of diameter. this in the It is 318 trained or also found that this value. are left to the reader. is found that this value of circumference. of race and nation. thus arising. there was no tin found for It may have been that there was relationship admixture. worthy of recital in the connection made but conclusions from them. . so that by di j[)iirposed variation on the standard. style of axes is to be seen in a lection. divided by 1000 . and these useless articles were made as mementos of the actual ones. or is correspondence with. in fact. viz. is just the value i. 71766+ of the ancient Egyptian or sacred cubit. SECTION BRITISH LONG III.612 and by foot 12. the result in is an answer to. which 318 is the Gnostic value of the Christ. (3.

and less than the equatorial diameter. Parker says. the 13. that is.4355+ The same difference. which. 366. /ormtiI(S 3.) It is found that the means of reconstruction of that mass is in Xhe. the first result 190. less : = one.04894+. es- (i. and that value of the Parker el- ements. in circular days. 43. is itself also a derivative from an approximate year time value {b. 21.) It will § 21.6325+ milesx 365-4355+ value greater than the -polar. . by certain values taken (§ 26. that here 3^ with the same factors. multiplied by the same value.985+ X 6= 19. save in the reverse. is be observed that the same process used as in 25 (4).2 measure . and Reverse this process.4355 + that (i.04894+ ^ Tio X M = 21.) is.55+ inches. gives the other diameter taken. over one complete circle in space. British Long and Land Measures § 26. the values used are this 2o6i2Xt2= 36643-55 + . = found that this difference. is used in place of 3^ thus : (2.) It is found (§ 57). timate back will clearly show the derivation.) 21. as Mr." (For the full formula. An .4355+ .970+ .9269+ miles. (a. and ^100= 366. a (2. multiplied by this value of the earth's equatorial diameter in miles.) It is and partly derivable in the same manner. gives the value of a lunation.6325+ miles. which result is.0985 + .) of the earth's diameters.18309-j2 =381. gives 7926. thus in days.6325+ X (t^X 10^ = 365.6o pyramid. that the difference between their lengths in British miles. from his problem of three revolving bodies. and the second being the half base side of that structure. see § standard measure of the cirAnd. in fact.) 365. (4. X being the hight of the king's chamber. and of the year period. . in circular time . stated in miles.) cumference of the base of the pyramid is 36643. "the exact value of the earth's passage around the sun. p.6325+ miles X 366. thus 7905-2943 miles.

there 366. so that (2) the material extension of the earth in is in a kind of co-ordinate relation with its time meas- miles ure about the sun. .). also.2943+ miles. 365-4355+ X 365. . or of diameters. Substitute this value in results. is mean solar year value.) The is chiefest value in the construction of the pyramid 216330. and [§57 {d. as an elliptical property. as the inches in the square foot is 4'^X3^) (§ 27.. miles. So it is well to ascer- .)..) (4. and the miles equatorial value of diameter is obtainable indirectly. 4'^ =^ 7905. this equivalent expression of the square of the : mean in that formulation. (Attention is directed to the use of the factors 4 and 3.) it The consideration of the foregoing carries with the impression that (i) there is a relation between time and British mile values. (4-) — X^ . Notice. taken. in § 26 (3..24225-' ~~[o is ^ f^ 7905-2943 miles. or. for the purpose of ob- taining others. as of the true solar year value.. ^ . Substituting as the square of mean of these values.).) (5. the other diameter taken. by formulating. equatorial diameter of the earth .4355+ (3-) X ^^ 365-04894 X -3= + . in nature's construction of the earth.). . ^'^^ (4. first. is the same as to (!•) 365-4355+ the X 365-04894. to where the multiplicand value. through the square of the Wherefore.§ 29- Include an Occult System of Time Measures. the polar diameter of the earth is to be had.9269+ : ^ ^ .04894+ ^^ or.6330 miles. and vice versa.) (i. and was evidently intended as the numerical value of the difference of certain ones of the difference earth's diameters.) It is found that (4. as 21. found be the mean solar year it is seen that the miles diameter value taken obtainable directly. and there results 4^ 365. (§ 29.) ] (§ 28. that the equivalent of 144. H 7926. and.4' . With these and additional data. 6i {a. as from Mr. Parker's problem of three revolving bodies. the .

that 640 square acres make one square mile. " it 3O4 square yards does not say that 40 square rods make one square rood. or such a principle. = each will contain = = 144. a relation does exist in between time and distance^ If such and is so as to discoverable. . the measure of the earth is as in alternate black and white squares. relation exists or area values.62 British Long and Land Measures § 30. the favorite subdivision among the ancients.) That which ''' attracts attention as to the make-up of the British long and land measures is.'' the next enlargement values as. the unit taken is a block of 6x6 6 X 6. which attained to. and enlargements thereof. \\\ii -principle. fills the square. capable of subdivision again into blocks of 3 X 3 Therefore. take as the base 6 blocks in length of i 9. and 36 X 4 division. 16 blocks of 3 inches to the face. («. ^^6 By this square inches.) It is thought that this can be shown. or 9 blocks of 4 inches to the face. one square rod'' Continuing on. square inch each. (§ 30. and the \Ad. It runs. shall co-ordinate two separate kinds of measure. will serve to strengthen the be recognizable. having in view some definite terminus. then.. e. one beyond the ostensible purport) measure can be shown to run through the grades of these measures. tain what. := i square foot. it certainly impression mentioned. in the British measures themselves. may be then inferred."" or. then.) Divide this square into 4 squares . This gives a 144 square inches 144. 4 of which is a square foot." " 4 roods make one acre" and " 640 acres make one square 7nile" where the measures terminate. or ^f) = square inches. "40 square rods make one rood. that after the denomination yards. but in fractional make <^\yards make one rod. if any. If a special or occult (i.Q^ female.) of Genesis. them. the represented white signifj-ing male. that 4 square roods make one square acre. " . This is and the basic square. so that (4' X 3^ square of 12 divisions to the side. of the structure of these British measures. or three feet make one yard. This use is to be found in the beginning {Kabbalistically. is not continued in whole.

in blocks of 36 square inches each. (§31. or 6 times the unit row taken. of 36 square and the length of 160 rods. or of the . (2. and 320 such blocks. into if possible. of 5280 numerically the mile value. the 1^6 -— 1000 . 40 (i. in thirds.§ 31' Include an Occult System of Time Measures. and 5184. make one X^ 4.. Now. or 198^ 39204 will in area. of one solar day. placed together. is just 5280 of these blocks in length by 33 of them in breadth . not divide in inches this. 36 1296. " seconds.) inches in area. when we have a linear length in land measure. or of 6 X 6.) Find. or 40 X 4? or one acre. =: 5184 square inches.) X = '^^6 x 36 a = 6= = this is X 60' 1440' X 60" S6400" X 60'" 24 equals in minutes. 5184 will not evenly divide in this. numerically . whereby it is seen that the perfect square of inches to the side. 86400" 5184000'" the characteristic values being. is. X 6. 144. show- ing that that condition which or of 6"* is a -perfect multiple of 5184. -^ (c. " 1440' " " ^/^/yi/5. for One solar day has in hours. one half of one mile. One rod face b}'^ 160 rods deep is. or the area of one yard. this some condition of the British measures. 36 square inches or 216 6 rows of X or X 6.) The block used has been 6 inches. -^ 1000 ^ rived at.) furlong length. 4 square yards 51845 and 1296 X4 time measure. 864. 4 roods make cw^^cr^:. respectively. 24 = (/.^ i square yard. divide. is arpart of one solar day. and 1568160 X 4 6272640 (3. in depth. multiplied by 4. 36 6. I which value of one solar day will evenly inches to the face. = 6X1X6. in time value. 24. 5184 divides evenly in this 1210 square = times. 5184 evenly square in \ and i rood in rods area.) rod = 198 = = and 40X39204=1568160 square inches in area. 1296.

864 is | of one square =^864 square and solar is the one of y^^ day.) by 60'" ^86400". then. This is very noteworthy. by the copula. and 144 square inches in area doubling . in blocks of 12 inches. in seconds. or 36 square inches each. preserve the above measure of time. -~ (b. The yard is = seen that the square yard seems to be just ihat . 33 5 it is of 5280 X in blocks of seen that the value of the fnile length 6 X 6. is just that one which gives the Jirst value into -which the solar day value will evenly divide. in terms of solar days.purp)oscd unit condition. In Note base. it 144 square inches in area. (§ 32.64 British Long and Land Measures § 33. British miles. in terms of blocks of 6 X 6. for one of its meanings. or 160 X 2. it is . or one Thus. or H^. acre. mile in length. square yard contains 6 blocks of 6 inches each to the One-sixth (J) of the square face. such that 4 even units. And is the first Hebrew. is H^"* or I-nch. or. applicable variously) is Noah. the above. literally changed into the Hebrew. 518400'". the unit measure taken to begin with was a block of 12 inches to the face. when taken in connection with the facts and formulations hereinbefore set where the solar year value. For the ordinary uses of these measures. at the same time. the meaning of which is yah. or one solar day. in length. is a zmit straight one of a perfect circular denojninatiofi (§ 82. and our word Inch. in area ^6 X 36. as as the term Jehovah. is designative of some unit foutidation or base. where the solar day value of 5184 evenly divides in square inches. will. or Jehovah is Noah. a block of 36 X 6 216 square inches. 216 X 4 therefore. stop or rest (equals also a support or of a system. the mile being the termi- nal stage of the table of measures. 5280. or or 2i^ sto^ or rest. square inches in area. inches. or of 144 square So. b'). (§ "^Z-) (^0 Ox\Q. or the numerical value of the mile length in terms of blocks of 12 X 12.. and that. is 5280 blocks of 6 X 6.) x 12. and will also give the same numerical value. Noah. yard. viz. produces the values of the earth's diameters in terms of forth.

and as it originates the solar day. may be styled the parent. The root derivasame with those of Ararat. Note that. viz. mmicrically. is to is literally.. or Ararat. for tDlJ^. arat.. YR son of yared. Include an Occult System of Time Measures. to -proceed from. tions are the Jared. and. with the meaning of earth. is rod). becomes ^"IJ^j Hebrew word for earth. . or JeJiovah. the father of Enoch. through the yard. is TH"*. The Egyptian word for acre. in thirds. numerically^ of the solar year." mountain. and t3")J»?. or Jared. our English word yard (and . Nork says of Ararat : " t3"TlKi for ri"1N (i. Under ''•Berge. in Hebrew. D'T^^{. to form organic changes. arath. ri")^. Reduplicate. 1"^J<(. are cognate from a common source. truly enough. earth. again. who thus was its father. = = = enensis says By this. arat. in Hebrew. are very in'•'Ararat the teresting. 65 enlarged square block of four even square yards. and r)"lKi arath. literally. D hence.e. Hatho mentions it out of composition by uXrath Editor of Moses Cherjl*l^{. Hor-yared." Here it is seen that Nork and Hatho make use of the same equivalent. rested. also I'l"*? for Jail. they say. hence. scent (of the ark). or yared. arad. is construed to be " tJie mount of descent" and is said to be the same with Ararat^ on which the cubical structure of Noah. Ararat for Aratlt). *The Hebrew is noted for its word stem-building. it may he said to be the parent of the solar year. by co-ordination. 12^6 ^:= yard (or yared) X 4 =^ 51S4. it would seem to be the source of the co-ordination of two sets of different kinds solar of measure . in British. and it is noteworthy the said of him. and = n interchangeable. thus bringing.. arad. lived 365 years It is . IV. and we Consider that jl is inhave. time and distajice values together. in Anal word ]'1K which is but Take the Arath. EnocJi. though now not accurately known. place of de- Vol. are terchangeable with arets. in be found. by rabbinical commentators. Aramaic reduplication. as stated. of earth^^ The Hebrew "iT^ Jared. year time descended.§ 2^.. to be descended from. which. Consider that "]. the n. t3. mount of descent "l^'^-in. a form of -]^». in or through Enoch. e. Jared. 6. gives this day number 5184. 15). or fotindatio?t measure. that the year period of 365 days was discovered by him. The methods of stem changes.'" (Bryant's ' : is signified the first . the characteristic value of the solar day. pages 5. of acre. and JlIK. i. and C^.

has and so the root {^"IH' chara. in the radical stem "){. from whence the cognate ideas are derived. It will be shown that for the word. aroura. or birth. vex. is a term of birth or descent. Fuerst says that Tlji}. charets^ we have to divide^ separate^ to engrave. The development under the Afars form works out the idea of generation. and. and in JJ^")ni charash. arets." The idea is descent from as a source. seems to curse. with suffix.66 British Long and Land Measures § 33. ar. is also a river. oi mental signification ground^ earthy soil. as source or descent of is but a form oi Aretz.. to separate. arour. and changes In fact. as applied alsa to i. also Jlowing from. but from it as a concealed word for because of its most curious connections that measure here given in relation to measures. for the the woi'd in question. or generation. arets. exD'^^{i in the hifl participle of this word. Ararat. arets^ to |*")n. the generalizing Ettglish. Artes. ar. from any such value appearing in the word. it is thus seen that the words fared. while all have reference to earth as a source as well as a mere reality. as usual. as a source oi the growth of civilization ploughing. in these very connections is numerically to be found. cursing. with Adam. harrow. is really a very great god-xvord. or of foivifig from. pressive. Now. plantin short. taking Origiti Destiny of Man. the word Jared. may all be cognate forms under the It is to be observed that the numerical value of radical "^^{. of all that comes under ing. cognately. e. and because that it gives us the very English word name (^yard^ under which the very measure fitting also the harder sound. etc. with suffixes. All this to fasten the chief stem. in further developments. Changing r")K. . we have. an earth measure^ is ar-ou-a?'^ in which there is a simple redu" ar. is taken. or fowitigfrom^ under the for Mars: titles Arts. building. in vexing ox furroxviug^ a base = word "|"1J«{. earth. to vary the original idea. as a verbal. or Tard.{. . arad.Hebrew and English-Egyptian word of birth — . under *ni»s. sever y So. fared or Tard. ar. arar. hence Arets earth. not. " The stem is "^J<^. of the first great abstract hermaphrodite source of production.ence^ yurroivhtgor f laughing^ harroiving or vexing^ (To be found to this " and effect in Hence. arar^ to curse^ used in Genesis. and oi Ararat. is a stem having the funda")}«{ pHcation of '^^{. So. measures. h. earth measure. Arts. Fuerst says. with fared and Ararat. the }< and ^ "frequently running into each other. earth."^ the ^'^1 ar^ as a stem. to plough. is but a form of "7")"% jfared. ^ the word T^IJi}. and Maditn.

or of 36 square inches. respectively. possibly thus shown to be of Phenician origin. in its radicals. the — partof one square foot equals one 6 square inches. and 144^-24 from whence the source of this inquiry. of the other kind —the to smaller. through the Druids? gals. the — 10 it Therefore. 67 86400" -7.to 355-[-. the limits of one being.) Their ^/7to this development as to these measui'es. the limits difference being that.) The square foot contains 144 square inches. the basic unit value hour. stood (for one meaning) for a diameter and a circum- ference value. by division.60"= 1440'. There is a variation on the Parker values of 6561 to 20612. Is it not possible that the British system of measures. inclosed in the British system of long and land measures. Therefore. (c. it is seen that a system of ti7ne measures is. in their numerical val- ues.) 1440'-^ 60'= 24 hours. as hereafter to be seen. or constituting. used in the pyramid as 113-f. which unit square is the geometrical and numerical base of the system or. Thus 2 of day and 2 of flight. as a matter for antiquarians. or one solar day in this di- vision. ^ But by rather four squares of 6 6. in one kind. is a remaining link connecting the British people with the source of their origin. as one hour. 6 square using is X X (^. be shown hereafter that the two great godJehovah and Elohim. each unit square of this block of 6 is to be considered. and that way. so to speak. the square foot equals in inches •' of the numerical value of one solar day in minutes. (§ 34. It is now well enough to state a relation which one of these names. from larger . viz. but in the . it runs in the reverse. in a it is taken as the even part of the row of 6 square inches. the unit of 6. seems to have to the measures under consideration. . viz . as making four hours. seem point It will names. whereas. Note. the measure runs from smaller to larger grades of measure in the other.§ 34- Include an Occult System of Time Measures.. As this can not = be formed into a square.

or as implying a decimal. used as 113 to 355. or H.. or or scope. He uses it as 5153000'". numerical prior to that of 'Jehovah. Now. value for El. as the stem masculine. which has been shown be 5153. contrasts it with the natural circular. or both. and 6x6. added. 31. reduces circular to solar time. or nucleus. is § 34. through the intermediation of a unit of solar time value. to. or 6^ the unit square referred to above. The connecting . with the letter ^. but as there it was appended finish out its a terminative letter h. seem to have been marked out through a system of measures founded on the number 6. ^7^{. were. Parker's time value circular is based on the area value of to the circle inscribed in the square. or 5. Mr. as shown. while the value of the first radical. it became 36. Parker. is that value which will evenly divide in the numerical mile value of 5280. to obtain time values. Parker were those on which time and earth extension values were in nature based. with an : or D\l7K. 5i84CX)o'". or number. with which it was essentially connected. uscd as a fiux between that system and aiiother.68 Bible this is it British Long and Land Measures. Both words were the proper expression of the god-name The root. It has just been shown how such a system involves and coordinates time and earth extension values. The 36 showed the system to which reference was indicated by the number value. as seen. which. or rather of the acre value composing it. or solar day value of 5184000"'. and their relation to earth extension values. viz. The circular elements rediscovered by John A. being 31. whether as exhibiting relation purely. not as yet known with perfect accuracy of determina- tion. and which connects time with British long and land measures. has the radicals El. value of 7{< added is the greatly esteemed kabbalistic value. The god-name Elohim^ 7^(. and thus. thus El-h. or 31. The god-name to it radical is 7X? or 31 : . giving 2^ fem- The numerical inine quality attached. thus il. was a DIFFERENTIAL. Time values. Mr. meaning n"*?}< or El-h. as a perfect abstract circular value. //.

113 being aish " ancient to the As Greeks. intercalary days. (i. as shown. or welding. 9). take the viz. — = Again. The same statements hold good as to the Egyptians and with this.) " Theodorus Gaza (Petavii Urapage 163. and there re- 113. TABLE SHOWING A LINKING TOGETHER OF VALUES OF APPARENTLY INCONGRUOUS SUBJECTS MATTER. as to the Hebrews. because a reguneverformed system of use can not be derived from it. 144 and 5184. or 36. or ^. Deduct from these values sults that of EU or 31. Seyffarth. shows the use of this meas- Note to Chapter II." See. This table. take the ancient scale of time the Hebrews. or 31. : limits of the British measures. a lunar year of 354 days. nology. in his Chronology. a solar year consisting of 12 months of 30 days each. or co-ordinate all sorts of circle. 113. 5153 5184 and 31 is the radical god-word EL But to El. in life. or lunar year. And this as fluxing. and same is affirmed by leap years with 6.§ 35- Curious Chain of Linked Values. and 355 being shanah. The Censorinus. or man. also. is. Agreeably . add the other radical. circumference of same. the difference between the two. and 31.) tem anciently made use of measure. which indicates some system of use. and at the same time is the value of a circular day in contrast with that of a solar day. quotes as follows had for their Greeks the ancient that c. 69 link is between the two systems of value. and 5184—31=5153: 31 144 remainder is a pyramid and Bible value of where one diameter to circumference. or 113 to 355. ures. or rather one such. and we have El-h. and another is — = the area of the circle inscribed in the square of 6561. 355. while given as a curiosity. says expressly Diameter of : but for the civil religious festivals. believed to be of value as the hint of a well-founded sys(§ 35. with 5. page 168 et seq. or 5. through plane and circular foundations. larly theless. time and earth diffcre7itial. founded on the factor 6.) to correlate." (2. of same.

§ 35. some of the uses shown are probably Now. man. is made the base of a scheme of. and the earth geographical circle of 360 degrees also.. ^then forms. (A pre20612 in pyramid construccisely same use is worked on 6561 tion. . and 364 days which was the luni-solar year springing from the number 7 [§ 90.) In the Hebrew : Bible there seems to bean undoubted con355. =. Adam. which was the number of days of the lunar year amo7ig all the ajzcients. bring out intended results is but conjectural. 1946-j- : 113 : ^11-5^ 3550001 .) 365 I i ^^) 355 (^O 359 354 (/) 3^5 3%' where on 355 the shanaJi^ ox year word of the Hebrews. then 20612.) X = a slight en- . is an indication of a numerical use in " J-ared" as to Enoch. .3S93-f226. 113 56-5 — '• 355-OOOI + + : 144 72 : 453. that by this arrangement the year of mea^i value between the two extremes 355 cle so. Taking the last 6561 : 20612 to 113 : 355. who lived 365 years. give the — number 7). and numerically. of The ancient method of display of the year cirperiods days. the intercalation of 5 days makes the year of 360 days (equal to the celestial circle of 360 degrees. It will first being an abstract value of circumference to while the last is the solar year time circle in natural diameter. the variation on 355 to make this proportion How worked man. 360 stands as and 365 the at the be observed. 355 (P-) 360 (c. a circumference value to the form 6 36. but in a measure. 113.0973-f- where now 113 from a diameter value becomes. for both "j*)^ and T^X' ^<Jded as to the character values. showing these values were good.I 70 C-^) Note to Chapter II. days. numerically. (3. viz. 354 days. Thus it is seen that is the form 113 to 355.0001-j-. =. and linked in onto a method of time admeasurements of two kinds. by 6 largement. which words are thought to be but conditions of each other. (and here perhaps. take the words aish. 144. 355—1=354 359 3^5 1=3%» by the reduction of one unit the first scale is made to show the lunar years. and 6561 :: : nection between 113 as the standard. 36 : 113. was of a under serpetit swallowing one or more units of its length : this form. the square of 6 as a factor) and the intercalation of 5 days on this makes the full solar vague year of 365 — = — = . § 92 («)]. in addition to the above closely near the proper object.

) 51S4. 5153.59+) Now. 5153 is the value of the area of a circle inscribed in a square. Parker. and in such a way that at tJie sufne time 5153 is produced. and 51 84 is where 51S4 X = 3I5 gives this value of 31 as a difference value.6-f-\ 3664355 . 55 is in inches the standard measure of the circumference of its base. as (3-) On these values construct the formulations of of his three revolving bodies (lO 20612^ (2. god -word. 1664 -f.2 = . Here (5) ('^) ((5. the diameter value 1 13 is linked on to the English measures. while 113 is the diameter value to a circumference of 355. (c.§ 35- Curious Chain of Linked Values. whose area there is introduction to is 6561. and there results. 5153 : (c. The Hebrew yards. the base of the time and geographical measuring circles. Take the limits of the British long and land measures.) The Parker forms. Mr. (4. iS-}- 720 : 360 : 114. and 1 in inches its standard height. Circumference of same.) these values as shown are made use of in the Bible.). the characteristic of one solar day in thirds^ and from springs 144 as being the number of square inches in 4 square 121 the limit factor of the acre.) viz : 144 (d. running into two systems for subtracting it from («. or link. where we come to the pyramid value. for. 71 And so here we see a shifting of use of 113 from a diameter value of 355.) 27482. as founding a year time scale. by the use of the differential El^ or 31. Area of inscribed circle. 36643.) ((/. And here again. (a. 6561.) X 4=20612. = 113 :: H4 45-S3 ' '440 = 45S-3 229. and in the pyramid. in 36. the British X = land measures are linked to the Hebrew uses of 113 to 355- (As another variation on 355 : this. X-= 3 6561! 8748.) 113 where. \ / and this X-= 3 11664-. El^ oi' . Diameter of circle. id?) 5153. 6561. Area of square. Now. to a circumference value of the factor value 6 6 36.) and ((5.

which carries with it the numerical value of the mile as shown. parative account. or 242. § 35. numerically. for 8712") C--6X6 = (242 -^ 8748 3 ( 243 36: 8748 8712 36 is the differential by which the Parker forms for time. of a lunation. in blocks of 6 6. as eter value of 874S. this very relation of differential comparison is a pyramid one.48266-I. can now be X used as one also. as it does from the Parker form. the diameter. equals the value of a lunation. and equals in area 627264 — 627264 (Also. There is little doubt but that the relation 242 is taken into com. as shown. an acre.z<?). 627264 -^to -:- 6 X 6 =:: 1 7424. 6 6. that while 243. or 36. to obtain the area of the acre in square inches. is This shows. the value of the celestial circle. 121 =5184. the characteristic value of a solar day X 121 (or — ) =627264. X But 243 is equal.) height of the great pyi:amid in British feet. springing While the use of the god. is used in a most remarkable way in the pyramid. 243 less one (of a value of 36 for the ci. with 8748. — and = acre value. can be fluxed into the British measures (in square inches) of the that is. Parker II. i as 27.). to the half the standard (6.66. is adjustable with the characteristic of a solar day value. the full god-word El-h^ or 36. as a circumference. in the pyramid structure if so.72 Note to Chapter shown by Mr.days^ to the diam6 lon^. as a differential^ has been made above. equals a length. and on a reduced scale is found as a measure of height of the queen's chamber. acre of 5280 blocks of 6 X by 33 blocks of 6 ically. as above. for 5184. X of one niile^ 6 wide. or number. also. 242 is a valuable number in another way.word El^ or 31. the solar day value. in inches the — part of the area of one acre. to show a com- . The circumference of 8748 as a diameter value. is :^ 8712. 27482. or — of. thus becomes the differential of a raised value of these quantities. Now. based on the relation of diameter to circumference of a circle. 66-|-. or 27482.) The object 17424-^2 compare this 8712 the even division of. numero inches. the pyraadjustable with 8748 for divisions of lunar circles. In (2. mid height.

as exhibited in the measures of the great pyramid. ^ base side is 381. 242 (7. pyramid . 20612. or a diameter value to a circumference of 1200. blocks of 6 side. Twice the base side. and a system of land measure values. while all 365. giving the X getlier of the relations 113 to to 6561 355.) X6X Now. By the enlargement on the standard. base side as The height diameter to of cir- circle. 48. as in blocks 5280.66) X^ = 3 8748. as will be shown. and. length there has been shown a curious method of linking toThus. 355 360 are applicable in use.feet. . or 8748. in the of one in 6 inches. then. giving as a result the standard measures of the alike. 6 = 871 2. 73 Here its diameter. the cumference of a — 100 ^ part of this. and this -f- 36 = 243 X 6 X 3664355 6. for. shaped for the formation of a mile. land measure. treating 8748 and 8712 / II 664. is a diameter to a circumference of 4800. as shown. and 8748 i 1 1 664 and the 1 1664 — 11616= 871: the is pyramid to twice its differential 48. or mile numerical value in feet. objectively resting on the acre value.974-I. contrast a terminal of with a means affords 8748. of 6 X 6. or parison between lunar and solar time.§ 35- Curious Chain of Linked Values. is the differential between a system of time -^ values. 27482.

astroa to contain a To mind unbiased by mathematical and geometrical system of calculation and admeasurement. and where every theory advanced must to represent. to change the value of the adopted standard . and a rule es- tablished applying to all. INTRODUCTION TO THE CONSTRUCTION OF THE GREAT PYRAMID. after the mental conception of what the architect become. of the mass dates back beyond what may be called building the historic age. and the prepossession of a the assertion that the great pyramid of way. Given a great number of pyramids in a land. with the connection of the exterior with the construction of the interior lines seriously impaired. taking the affirmative of the issue. intended ought to upon its own intrinsic merit. and a casing . Where a question of measure is concerned. acTiiis is especially the case where the time of the ceptable. so as to fit it to such a measure. CHAPTER SECTION I. stone in situ. (§ 26-) theory that Egypt was nomical and otherwise. casion requires. III. unless proof to the contrary can be made as to any one or more isolated exceptions. then as to reconstruction given a pyramidal mass. or will become. can not but be received with incredulity. None but proof of an extraordinary kind as to ability to reconstruct. § 26. which has been lost. and rightly so. utterly destroyed as to its exterior surface.74 Construction of the Great Pyramid. nor will it do. save the corner base sockets. the uses of which is were notoriously for sepulchral purposes. to be restored in an original measure. it will not do rest for support and carve a mass. as ocparticularly adopted on supposition to cut . built to perpetuate a series of measures. unsupported evidence of any kind filtering through the hisby positive torical channels of the world. But.

from the interior work of the pyramid. Of the two most important recoveries of the Egyptian value. then. that of the last named was. whence the value. seen that from the elements of quadrature Mr. the further step is required of eliminating all theory. Still further. derived from admeasurements taken by Professor Greaves. As a sequence to this. it reason why being an essential in these very elements. if a standard of measure can be arrived at. viz. with a manifest reason why it was built.§ 37* Introduction. of that same the pyramid structure. even though method of use may not be certain. — — will not was the whence only be a proof that the cubit value thence derived cubit value. can be re- this stored. derivable from an elemental source. the recognition of that standard. indeed. those of Professor Seyffarth and of Sir Isaac Newton. original construction is being used. of — — with the chief outlines of its interior works. similar to that of the great in its pyramid geometrical shapes. its source. by use of which a structure can be erected. and that in terms of the British inch andybot values. for instance.. as a theory . the restoration of the this measure. from the elements of Mr. and all probability. and all possibility. It is true that this method is the one to be employed in arriving at a possibility. as to its whole and most of its parts. from If. and its use in that connection. Parker. this accom- plished. The conclusion was that that measure had been used in the building of the structure. and to be fair seem Subject they and pertinent. cubit measure is seen to be derived. it is the particularities of the (§ 37-) ^^ is thought. but also that these were the elements it took its rise. and in such manner that the evidence is convincing that the actual measure of its is to mass be made in terms and divisions of to these considerations. as a rigid and fixed one. should be conceded. if it that such a restoration of the pyramid answers should happen to the Brit- . or probability. Parker is to be derived the ancient Egyptian cubit value. as has been said. as is the British inch. leaving a standard of measure as fixed and rigid. and reason of the value. of Oxford. but. 75 to suit a stubbornly resisting condition of the mass.

{b. § 38. assumed by Sir Isaac to be equal. but found by my meas- . and which should always be had : in mind in this mat- ter. in relation to the results are partly due to dilapidation effects.0 inches. Of those wlio had preceded him. as certainly intended to be the same in measure. also. Howard Vyse. from these causes. of that structure. tenths and sovnQixmQs htmdredths and ancing dwelling upon of inches. on a standard he work. There are four points to be taken into considera(§ 39. was prepared beforehand for his Professor Greaves. but are partly dependent. to show themselves in tenths of inches. and of of the multitudes of those that who had preceded him. this statement than Professor preciate Smyth. are found to be positively different. though having . of the French savants. in inches and feet. ish measures. or actual errors in their work. on variations introduced by the builders. though taken from a same standard even the same it is almost impossible that. Besides. and most other writers. Discrepancies are liable.) Professor Smyth : says most truly.*]6 Construction of the Great Pyramid. at justed to the British measure adeven to the balEdinburgh. and even more. He was laboriously. He had found such discrepancies in the measures and even painfully. where lengths No one will better apof thirty or more feet are taken. An example of this is presented in the breadth and height of the ramps. as where pyramid structure " The differences amongst our own the breadth of the grand gallery varies in different parts of its length Another irregularly.) That it is next to impossible to have measuring inand struments alike. he desired to discover who of those others had done their work well. anywhere between 81. he found the measures of Col. then it would seem almost impossible for even exacting criticism to charge upon such a complicated series of correspondences the escape of coincidence. Professor Piazzi (§ 38.) a mass of measures of this Smyth has given to the world structure. source of error is more uncertain. their uses will bring out the same results.) tion. careful in their taking. viz {a. measures. exact and reliable. as where two parts taken b}' Sir Isaac Newton.7 and 83.

and that the mass. mean of a 77 uni- ures to be (on the number of places. served to give working out of a problem or else that a purposed variation in height or breadth might be intended to satisfy. OR ENLARGED. SECTION II. The same happens as to the coffer. some derived result as the . id.) the differences between the measures of a standard cubical and these as they are. or shorter. and of the coft'er therein. than the west side. evidenced by its corner socket . side.) compared with a perfect cubical chamber. that the north base side of the structure coincides with the parallel of 30° north latitude. STANDARD MEASURES OF THE PYRAMID.) the Pyramid. the king's (and queen's) chamber is out of shape. it absolutely impossible to practically obey. {a. It is (i.) Professor Smyth found a very curious feature as to lengths of passage-ways. being longer. two sets of measures differing from each other by some very slight quantity." of more than 1 — is (c. MEASURES OF THE KING'S CHAMBER. (2. Very many circumstances connected with these irregularities of admeasurements would seem to point them as purposed.) One construction of the great may be taken as astronomi- from the facts.) That a passage-way may present two lengths. so that (3. in fact. the proportions of the king's chamber. WITH THE REASONS WHY. Construction of the Great Pyramid. or askew.§ 40. but nowhere formly) nearly an inch different. THE STANDARD AND EXACT. as to its sides. or coffer.) In long distances. the mathematical exactitudes of the architect. That. in great masses of mason-work. without a probable uncertainty 10 inches. ENLARGEMENT ON THE SAME. the east : say. He also infers the same as to the grand outlines of the pyramid base. Standard Afeasures of (§40. As to the objects of : pyramid of Egypt cal. by reason of jointing. chamber.

it X is 4 -= 11664. he comes to the result that the structure was — In height. by the measures of Col.)^ French 62 763 feet. his formula for obtaining the sun's It is time.78 Construction of the Great Pyramid. Professor Smyth shows that approximately this was the fact. or rather the time of the earth about the sun. Howard Vyse. as Mr. in 764 the measures of the feet. and this that. that base side was. in circular days. And. that it was so built that its height should be to one-half its cir- human It could be expected of be taken as geometrical. 36643. formula is Let it be remembered though this taking the part of time values. or value of circumference. oriented as §41. And length.66+." by P. prior to his Life and Works"). (i. 4*4 as the result of Mr. Smyth. is perfectly as (d.) Another may ability. of British inches. 2 inches . thus reduc- 11664 ^ > -^ 12 = C 972 feet for diameter. by Corfs. Taylor. Upon carefully taken measures. was considered by the Rev." The diameters to correspond with this formula are — (2. pointed at '^66.) 20612 X -=27482. linear and angular. nevertheless also in the value Take (3. Take. is. " the exact value of the passage of the earth in around the sun. lines.55+. who had made " Our Inheritance in the Great this structure a study (see " Pyramid. Parker says. ^ ( [ence. (§ 41. Mr.) 6561 X 4 = 8748.55+ ) 3053-629+ feet for circumfer . three revolving bodies. Parker's problem of — and this X - = 36643. 486 its feet. which the last term.) the two results and divide to feet ing them — them by 12. over one complete circle in space. being the direct product from 20612. and upon computation. cumference as diameter to circumference of a circle.

or to 3053. 407-}side.) : these with Professor Smyth's results in British For height. It is thought that ure. viz (5.feet. more generalized to and through complex calculations evidenced by the chamber. coffer. but also a measure of the sun^s time.629-fthe circumfer- wiil be the circumference of base equal to a ence of a circle the radius of that height or 486 will be diameter value to twice the side of base. 763. For base 486 feet.S is ( 972 X 3053-629 the same as — . to . feet. passing from . 8144. feet. For base 486 feet. Compare values. by a very strong showing. the Parker elements seem. These are the proportions corre- sponding This division gives (4. viz : 11664 ^ 36643. 763. also apparent for the idea is practically carried out in details. the elements of which we possess. The worth of having a unit of measkinds of value.§ 4i« Standard Measures of the Same.629 —= 4 cumference of a 763.) to those of the great pyramid. and 3053. On the premises and conclusion. 62 side (French measure). — For height. here astronomical and geometrical values are. to have been known and used in the building of this structure. built into a stone book.54. -f- 79 Then 972 2 will give the height as radius. and also the British inch and foot values. The formula in (3).407 X 2 = 1526. 2 inches. then. Even color may be used to classify or qualify the kinds of measure intended. by means of the common mason's measure in inches and feet. taken as cir- circle. and other fine work of the interior. Hence. is common for the expression of different . the great pyramid exhibits itself as one not only monumenting a method of quadrature.

) — = = \ I feet. pyramid was planned in the measure of reductions irom the Parker elements.179. \ t"6 same . state broken (As to height. (6.^' . and (3) or 19.1766+ (2.08S1+ ^ y feet . (2) or 34-3533 standard length. from to 34. as will be shown. broken up thus since the measures of Col. as determined. taken at the are the meas- standard. as one set of derivations in detail. 34-3533 ^ to the conditions. in the working out of the various problems contained in the whole. then. His measure for height was 19.) the King's Chamber. + . i to with allowance. Take. (3. Length. Standard Measures of (§42. 6561 > V X 20612 ) x6 — =( ^08 I . or as conjectural. because of the 19.) 20612 17280 -4- -^. . height. and various parts. i " > 19. Height. as given by Professor Smyth. X 10 or = 1Q.1766+. i feet. that this structure detail. and that they are the standard measures employed in its entire building.38 19.) Howard Vysc. this chamber.12 inches -^ 12 (i.) 20 2 feet X cubits. subject to variations therefrom The measures of for special purposes. agreeably ures. feet.) §42. (i) or being 17. subject to variatiofis on these standards. or 17. i7-i9 feet. > Professor Smyth gives his measures 19. are — Breadih. the dimensions of the King's chamber 10 cubits. all in British feet .179 feet. or 34. of the King's chamber. being standard breadth.0851 being the standard + .8o Construction of the Great Pyramid. which measures. '^ Floor of the floor when he took them. where use It is made of the origiricil Parker elements.3533+ 17.1766+ 206. whether in mass or may be taken.

the standard pyramid measures are found working in diameter values. variation on the standard measures as given controls the entire pyramid 6561.71766+ ments are 20612 to The 20. 20612.97166+ feet. method of structure. 3183097 is 3. as Enlargements on the Standard. feet. thus 31.) very curious one. feet.612 -f- 12 This. was 763. 381. with the Reason for the Variation. Then. diameter Ydlue. (§ 43. By (i.94333.1766+. = 1. working in circumference values.47001 + The standard measure of the side of the pyra(§ 44. being al- most the same by comparison. or the measure of 10 cubits. Original circumference \Si Changing to diameter value.3183097 + this to a circum- unity. in effect. it becomes 763.94333. This last multiplied by 2 = 763.83097x12 = 381. 8i Actual Pyramid Measures.407+. The . If the value of diameter 6561 taken as feet.) : to obtain : a diameter value .4074+ variation feet.94333+ 381. Referred to a mid is in (§ 41) (4).1766+ feet. enlarganent. and one which seemingly The Parker elecubit value is and 10 cubits are 17. it becomes 20626.9716 + feet for the side of .) 20612 (2.7037+ by the method of (i. is the same as the division. for its results in the actual measure desired. the exactitude comes by the . or 20612. the following : The (3. and. thus derived.) . under a formulation ference of (i. Take 20612 X^= 36643. half of this 381. X 2 = 763. primary principle.§ 44* Measures by Enlargement on Standard. of diameter value of 6561 by circumference value.97166+.55-^-48 =763.) Compare shown this value with that obtained in (§ 43) Standard^ Variation. and raising it as shown. side is where the standard base obtained from the primary circumference value. and effect is a 6561 : : i : . be divided by 17. or quotient.).7037 + .) The following is a . the This method is given quotient will be 381.

As above. —^ 0000 of a foot. " " This Variation of Enlargement A^^lied to Ascertain the Measures of the King's Chamber. as above. . 17. 17. feet. there results (4.) chamber . in fact. This measure of the pyramid's base agrees with (§ 45.1887 1 ' '* Difference. as the enlarged width of the king's (2.2647001+ as the . enlargement on the Parker circumference of 206. If this variation on the standard be applied.056+. Howard Vyse. as follows : Vyse. within less than one inch in 9168 inches.0013 .1887 X 2 34.341+ feet.94333+ mass would be.) = 34-3774 X ^g = 19. to 764. there will result. (3.) : Actual measured breadth. a variation taken on the standard measure. yet one growing out of the Parker elements.82 Construction of the Great Pyramid. 206. for (§ 46. » 763-943+ Difference. comparing these with the aetual measures taken (§ 42). as a base of estimate (§ 43). §46. Above.) 486.0985 + as the enlarged height of same. 17-19 feet. instead of 763.2647-^12 = 17.1887+ + .37745 as the enlarged length of same and. or.000 feet. Taking the base side at ate height of the 763. base of pyramid. to ascertain the enlargements on the standard.) the admeasurements of the king's chamber.) that taken by Col. and let it be assumed that this was. Or. and.) 206.4074+ feet. instead of 486 feet as by the standard. .12 (i. . the proportion- (2.

Actual measured length. through the simple use of the elements themselves. where 24 is also a multiple of 6. of 1909854- [§ 46. in the scale This circle is of 60'= 1°. 34-3774 26 DifFerence of a foot. Difference. " " inappreciable what the cor- ^ 0000 of a foot. a lazv can be ascertained. (§ 47.0026 " 1 S^ 0000 (6. and so on. . or 6 X parts. . then thev should be considered as data corThere is such a laiv . As above. (by change on a circumference value). literall}^ the difference has become that there rect is no method of ascertainment as is. or. it is = another division. thirds. as a measure of time. or. subdivided for each 21600' .) The very great value of the number 6 as a factor. is at once recognized in the base of the British long and land measures. hozucver. where 36o°-^24 i5° to the hour of longitude. admeasurement Eminciation of the Law. and its demands as to rectly taken. 60" i'. as seen. J- qjJ by any practicable test of actual measure.§ 47 (5. and where subject to = — each degree of this circle = 69+ is miles British. . . etc. their nature coincide with the spirit or genius of the pyramid structure. " As above.) Measures by Enlargement on Standard. divided into minutes. The primary division on the base of 6 part into 3600 parts. (3)]. and also in the construction of the That circle is of the value of 360° celestial time circle.) Actual measured height. worked the variation on the Parker elements (standout. as 6 X 4 24..0015 so to feet. 1 19. by ard). which will in its fulfillment demand the use of these variations on the standard.100 19. Now. 60'"= i". 34-38 feet. seconds. 360° x 60' 3600 = ==21600'.09854. as applied geographically to the earth. the result is obtained of a diameter value. //.

proportioned the number of inches in the square yard British. which now turns out to be a means of re-getting an integral circumference value.X 12 = 38197166. gave the exacti- tudes of measure of the pyramid in diameter for circumference terms. where the reduction from 6561 ^ = 3183094.97166 : 1200 :: 190. this height of the jthe use of the Parker elements of 60. and exactly. : changed to a diameter value by variation. or — . (2. See a circumference kinc's chamber is diameter to The Parker circumference 20612. = : 4i2t. .985 + 6 600 1. $2g^-\. chamber. Among these is the height of the king's chamber. divided by 2 = 190.90985 becomes the diameter value of a circumference of 6 and this properly.inches. . (3.) 6561 a : 20612 :: 412. becomes the diameter value of a circumference of 600. or stops. is not taken empirically merely because it proves to be of such great practical use in the admeasurement and subdivision of time periods or land measuring rests. the characteristic value of one solar day reduced to thirds. the length of the king's 1296. r which equals the length of the king's chamber in inches.) — 6561 : 20612 :: 381. or. .Q. and rightly. derivable from this variation on the standard Parker elements of diameter and circumference. 1.24 (4.84 Construction of the Great Pyramid. hut it is a legiti.) : 120600 \ ^ = 6875. — or 6^ — . to in in- ches.90985 : : : : . or 60.985. which is of such great value. § 47 This factor 6.0985+ mches X 216 . . as diameter value. The obtaining of this end scans to be the law of pyramid actual construction. for (i. belongs to so. the play of change! .5294+ : or.48+ ^ 21600. as the enlargement or variation on the standard and.. mate circumference value. = ^12. there results. as a circumference.97166. = 381. in the number 6.) 19. and it is well to reflect that 1296 X 4 5184.

it is the square Hebrew Zodiac The Discovery of (§ this Law. 264 -f inches 6561 (6. has been exactly reproduced in the use of a numerical system and this accom.48 (5-) : 21600 360 celestial. It is almost evident that one intention of the architect of the pyramid. as to the width of the king's chamber. So.) 648 inches. or. ov p7-i)]ics.to a circumfer- The base b}' represented this is the 24 X 100. however. plishment is but the going back to the original sources of the numerical instrumentalities which are in use to-day. seconds. and of applica_ tion. and 24. where the This. that the author had before this obtained the numerical value of the enlargement on the standard. and. as a foundation. tor 6. made on the appropriate to subject. to the side this is 6X4= : .§ 48- Law of Enlargement on the Standard. 20612 206. also. and thirds. as well as the distance divis- ions of the circumference of the earth in miles to the de- gree).^'' by Mr. being thus shown ence of 2400 feet. 6875. would be co-ordinately a square of 24. in terms for circumference to height of the king's chamber as diameter. or) 360° X 60'. then. minutes. Considering the value of give the original notes ( this discovery.943-}. : : : : So the law of construction of the this pyramid is assumed to have been found on showing.) The discovery of this law. and 34 is four times the facof the pyramid. equals 21600' of division. John Bentley. . Note. Garden of Eden form of the 12 months. to be a diameter of 763. geographical earth. or = 19-0985 ' 60. that the base side of the pyramid. also. 85 and. its 48. arose from a suggestion of thought on reading a pas- sage in the ''Historical View of the Hindu Astronomy . embraces all the time subdivisions of that circle into hours (24 equal to i solar day of /i44\ (— j ^ X 1000 = 5184000'". by actual measure. as follows it is premising. circle of (6 X 60.

in computing the sines. gives us a nearer approach to the truth for he there states the proportion as 191 to 600. "A for the calculations of sines. in his ''' until coming to : one very nearly approximating the true re- Argabhatta. arising from the actual method used by the Hindus. he says " But : gives the circumference a small matter less than the proportion of Bhaskara in the Lilavati. or as i 3. it § 48 and had made use and mention of without knowing. show that it was derived from a system ex. for it is employed in the Brahma Siddhanta. page 156). The same reof his may. or seeing its in Ancient of Days. cal calculations. is not the invention of Argabhatta . This. : is 6S76 : 21600. be taken as authentic. though not immediately apparent. which . Bentley was . is a marked one among the Hindus. studving the reach of a nation in such matters. etc.14136. in the 17th chapter. as stated by Arga- greatly familiar with the Hindu astronomical and mathematical knowledge not as a foreigner "Mr. will will strangely exemplify the assertion and. for computing the tables of sines. Thus. 3. they take the i^adius at 3438'.86 Construction of the Great Pyramid. and the circumference they divide into 21600' the diameter is therefore 6S76 hence the proportion . John BentHistorical View of the Hindti Astronomy" He is giving the various values for (sec. That which was given out be popularly taught. which belongs to their most ancientsystem of astronomi- This method is given by Mr. then. markable trait." 600. beyond the European one. cotangents. but as a This statement resident in Hindostan of some fifty years. among so many Eastern and ancient nations. was but the approximate of a more exAnd this very formulation of act but hidden knowledge. however. Reduce these numbers to their last : terms by divid- ing them by 36. and by all the astronomers before the time of bhatta. Surga Arga- Siddhanta. as well as since. cosines. in speaking of the orbits of the planets. of sedulousl}^ concealing the arcana of this kind of knowledge.. and to be exposed to popular inspection. application) : very remarkable blending of all these systems can be given. lation. the computations of the value of tt. etc. tangents. one after the other. Bentley him- . Bentley act explained. to Mr.. the result will be 191 bhatta. ley. in which Mr.

king's chamber. 3438 is an exceedingly near approach to a pure circumference value which goes to show. it will be an important achievement. cotangents. the passage-way therefrom. that give the dimensions of the king's chamber : (i.1080 \ (3-) 343-533 -^ — 34. = *' 18 V= 19. and that the system of factoring by 6 is introduced. of course.) 20612 -^ 1200 20612 -. as far in advance of the Hindu knowledge. at the same time.0851+ feet. in any generation. — width. or straight line. Can So not the Hindu system be traced back to an absolutely per- based on the Parker elements? And. at any time. measures. cosines. 216 is 6^.. feet. comparison or. working out of the various problems for which they were Take it that this Hindu problem involves these the base. " Tliis formulation is the taking of a radius of 3438 to obtain a circumference to be divided into 21600 equal parts. by actual measures.3533+ feet. and to the ante-chamber works? If this can be done. that which has been so observable heretofore of . . the circumference of cular elements are required these elements is to be divided into 21600 equal parts.. which shows use of a system founded on a multiple of which 6 is the basic factor. on which variations are raised in the " These are for 190. one. tangents. can not this same Hindu S3'stem be attached through the same Parker elements.1766-}(2. and for calcula- tions oi ^planetary times. by which with these measures to work out tables of sines. perfect cirand (2). the Parker circumference value.) 20612 -4- 600 17. The diameter would be 6876. or distances. values in terms of circumference. = standard height. or. to the fect. etc. "Let use of the base of operations be in whole . . and mathematically. the expression of diameter. and the reduction of this by 36 would be 191. = standard length. "Take the reductions of 20612. trusted. plainly.851 -f- 10 ) the standard measures of these dimensions. (i).§ 48- Law of Enlargement on the Standard. 87 self. as it is used as a radius. 36 X 6.

stead of perfect fractional derivatives. and here.0851 34-3533+ ' 1910 3438-oi5 where standard height of the king's chamber is to its standard length as Mr. there .) and Professor Smyth's measured length of the same 34. the very numbers of Mr. as to the values taken to get this division.. taken. and here. The stead of being 6876. desired as the base of ingly But this base is wanted exactly therefore. . subject to variations on these for special purposes. 1. as seen. 0821 standard length of . is evidently to be seen one object of the Hindu system. the perfect one of 3435-333+ diameter. as dus.88 Construction of the Great Pyramid. or a result with an exceednear approach to the factor 6. the system. z's Howard Vyse's height of the king's chamber z's perfect get vide into 21600 equal parts. 6561 diameter : : 20612 41224 circumference : : : : : 129509. in the by the is 21600 into the circumference value obtained 5. viz. Bentley 's Hindu the perfect ones — radius values be tested with (4. 3438. of . Bentley. Bentley's diameter reduction is to the : • 5 diameter value he reduces from. Comparison with the standard values of king's chamber measurement is thus made. and for trial (5.99+. io create a system from a numerical base 0/6.015. 2061200-^600.38. is the cube of 6. or 6^ division of X 100. in- or. A stead of being. to make up the exactitude. viz. will be 6870. in- numbers. Mr.. Bentley represents perfect radius. 19. king's chamber in one-hundredths of inches : circumferto see ence required.) 19. Divide this fourth term by 21600. that of the Hin- in- 3438. what the value of the subdivided parts will be — (6.0821-^21600 = 5. which may be used as a factor throughout the system developed. its § 48. 66-|- or 4122400 -^ 600. "Let Mr. plus the increment. in this result. or is. " 21600 quotient. " It is now desired to a circumference to di- — that is.995790. the circumference. say.) 129509. 20612. then.

respectively : (13. r. and the real .) is 41252.94-}-. to accommodate to this state. Law of Enlargement on the Standard. (IO-) " x^nd this is 6875. -> ^ gives 190. by the profrom the standard of Parker circular elements. the standard measures are. (9. Compare this with the standard — (8. then. " Now.48 : 2i6oo . true one is 3437-74 6876. Bentley's Hindu proportion of 191 600.00 is The The The true one is diameter given by Mr. in the square yard).§ 48. Standard " 41252.Z^Zl-^' .) The radius given by Mr. force the number of square inches . as an enlargement upon the standard length of the king's chamber measure. and : in place of Mr.74 + .0851+ : Z^. 3437-74 X 2 taken to be the real radius.99+5 the dividend would be 1296 (by the way. as a variation on the standard to obtain the desired result.) — 20612 for the desired 6561 :: 129600 41252. instead of 1295 + Carry back. Bentley.) for. in : : hundredths of inches.985+ 600. 89 back a perfect circumference value into an enlarged Were this quotient 6. form. 28. (11. with this value.48. instead of 5.) Enlarged value. is 3438.48 And again ^ ^ : 6875. : (12. Bentley. and portion there results (7.94 41224 Difference in hundredths of an inch.00 6875.) 19. applying these results as a variation on the height and length of the king's chamber. diameter value in the fourth term.94-^12 = 3437. = diameter belonging to the Hindu system which was just sufficiently obscured to cover the real derivation from the perfect elements of the quadrature.94. the radius required to complete the object sought the diameter will be — or.

or readings. and here. -^2 360° -^- 21600 -^ 60 360. just here. slight but proportionate change is made to give a circumference value into which 21600. as 6^ X 100. are utes in 24 hours are taken.) : § 48. 5184 is again reproduced by 81 X 64. And thus. and in the limits of 144 and 5184. to be found the peculiar limits of the British square : foot. hours to If the min15° 24 = = X 60' 1440'. an exceedingly belonging chamber. of the king's . the purfeet. to such a use in the pyramid almost pyramid work. the difference between 19.38.0985+ (15. and this X 10= numerically. then 1440 and 720'^ =1518400'. and further subdivisions. where the 81 is the square root of the Parker square of 6561. is certainly inappreciable.3774+ and 34.) : 34-3774+5 : while the actual measures made. and to co-ordinate. The 19. to co-operate. and the 64 is one-tenth the number of acres in the square mile. are 19. and between 34. with pure circular measure. or 24 = = 720'.0985-I. variations for the purpose stated. in and mason work pose of the Hindu use is also thus shown to be perfectly and the fitting in measures.90 Construction of the Great Pyramid. " This and in this manner. and in minutes^ just one solar day in its last subdivision of thirds. or 360° of 60' to the the hour. " So. will divide evenly into subdivision of 6. is shown the working-in of the system of the division of a circle into 360 equal parts. 1." to the practical use is thus developed. of these lengths. in While this is so. undoubtedly involves cir. and four times the British square yard of 1296 inches and the British acre is the only least quantity into which 5184 will divide without a remainder. give (14.38. as meanings. cular admeasurements. 1 : 34. degree.and 19.

6561. MADE THUS FAR. again. TABLE OF standard MEASURES OF RESTORATION OF THE GREAT PYRAMID. the same and one perhaps. with dimensions of the king's chamber.00 For circumference of base. + . (§ 49. 6 It is thought that herein. to get a circumference value. viz.) In (i. change of circumference to diameter values. a find in Through a like change on the Metius forms. 1. between SECTION II. raised to -^ (§ 50^) — Standard circumference of pyramid. 91 A Connection between the Parker and Metius Forins with Relation to the Factor 6.:: 36 II3-09734-. factor. raised to 36643.) Above. or use of 6 as a factor. to the fourth.. 36643. Both forms thus find a like base of structure on but one finding it as circumference. from a diam(2. Factor 6 in the Metius Form. to. for a diameter value. as is a key to one of the chief links of connection the two forms.55 Standard diameter in inches.) § 35 (3).55+ -^ 12 = in feet. 3053-62 + 1777-77 in cubits. or 6 6. that of a cir- X cumference. the fourth. 35500014. to obtain the exact measures of the pyramid. of which height of king's chamber is a base of change.00 1 1 664 . NOTE. 20612. we have the eter.) where the third proportional is diameter circumference of 6.0001 : + . Standard circumference in inches. in the : form — 6.90985+ (3. we the third proportional of (2) 6^.00 For height of pyramid. . diameter value.§ 50. : it is seen that : we have : the forms : and — 6561 113 : 20612 113 "355.

. Standard base side of pyramid. § 51.92 Construction of the Great Pyramid.

Vyse's measures). 764. 93 Enlarged height of king's chamber. " *' " Width in feet.529396 in inches.8197+ 458.) of the 318 trained or circumcised servants of Abram.§53- Table of Measures.2647001 Measures as actually Made or British Inch (§ 52.098583+ X —= 18 in feet.00 34-38 17. Side of base (French measures).3658 feet diameter to a circumference of " *' 229. in table can be raised on these enlarged values. 34-37744976 + 412.19 19.) Comfuted and Foot. + + + Enlarged width of same.1829 inches " " " " " " " in.9098+ 3. fulness of this value of 318+ thought that the use- just that which gave it the name (a. 229. 62 feet.182998 Enlarged length of king's chamber. -in feet. in Terms of the Height (estimated or computed by Smyth). Side of base (Col. 763-943328 40 ^ 19. 486. 6 12 feet. in feet. Length of king's chamber.1887248 206. 1. in inches. 17. (( 720 1440 . 318+ is the quotient of the diameter It is is A divided by the circumference.) where. 34-3774497^ ^ 2 = in feet. in ^61. 19.098583 in inches. every case. in feet.2 inches.1 Height " " '« (§ 53.

" 324 216 2592 feet. in. There is also a (§ 54. when it of which 6 is a factor.232 inches ** •' ** *' 864 10368 feet. 34. this factor . for based on the use of pacity measures time. one feature. or value. to a *' circumference of 108 *' feet.377449 ft.132-I*' § 54. is considered that the British long and land measures are In this table.509796 " *' 1650. {c. " ^-=36643. {d. in. is " " «' Dwaper. number of the time measures. so. called Kalpa. as to one of their cycles. 116+ inches 432 5184 feet.529 103. the Hindu measures of characteristic. is " " <« Sandhi.55+ 9 " solar " " . This is the half of The Hindu is 108 216 That of another period. and capacity and time measures. belonging.058 inclies feet " " *' in. become diameter values for circumferences This is a fact of interest. " <* " " " 1296 in.) 275. as follows : ively. also. also. to different peoples.) Construction of the Great Pyramid. is 432 864 1728 That of one of their divisions of months is 5184 It is thus seen that the factor 6 co-ordinates long and land. {c.) 20612 X - = 27482. respectsystem of factoring to obtain the standard pyramid measures from the value of a circumference alone. the Hebrew ca- likewise.66-1- Whence " the lunar time by Parker.754899 feet 825.94 {p. diameter inches 412.) 137. .019592 feet 3300. it is seen that the actual pyramid measures.) 68.

and actual measures thereof as enlargements. . EFFECT OF PUTTING THE PYRAMID IN A SPHERE.9716664+ 864 = 381. with the reason therefor.§ 55- Effect of Putting the Pyramid in a Sphere.97166+ which last result is the X -~z- = 20626. X (( -^ 216 = 1526. the construction of the pyramid the enlargement on the same. or variations. enlargement on the Parker primary- circumference.811+ -^ ' 2 I u X X ^^= ^4= 288 763-407+ 3S. OR WORKING OUT. BER VALUE 21633O.S518 -^ ^ U 3 " X -^^= 1728 ~ JO " 18 X77^= « " 34-3533+ 17.1766+ -60 x-^= 34560 320 (( g^Q are to be obtained by use of the same factors. on the enlargement of 20612 to 2062647001. PRELIMINARY TO GIVING.8309722 + 31. breadth.47001+ . . the standard measures.830972 X 12 381. thus: X^= 69120 85SS3+ JOT -^ The enlargements 6561 X 100-^20612=31. as also of the three elements of the length.-7037+ -^ 190. (§ 55-) Thus there has been displayed the elements for . OBTAINING THE NUM. and height of the king's chamber. ITS FURTHER MEASURES AND STATED AS HYPOTHESIS OR THEORY. SECTION III. 95 20613 X — = 3053-^^2-|q Circumference of pyramid. on the standard .

AB' = 656i .) Let and AB B' B' represent a vertical meridianal section. some very extraordinary numerical relations arise. or genius of the {a. or rather worked with reference to. which seems to be recognized and made use of.96 It is Construction of the Great Pyramid. From this. and BB' = — diagonal of base. by the architect. 55' the structure thought there is a reason for the pyramidal shape of and because the use of it in that shape can . in a sphere. object. in most of the governing lines of the interior work. be made instrumental in the production of a numerical value. it is thought best to commence with the development of the number 216330 as a result of placing a -pyramid^ in terms of the original Parker measures. as will be seen. - side of base. Height (standard). which harmonize with the supposed structure. Let D B' — Then. a transverse vertical section (cutting in the cor- AD ners) of the pyramid.

. on the quadrant lines. to A B' is get this The difference between them 726. let B last difference. of the circle inclosing the and the numerical value. increased as above difference between and A B' 40. H 216330. as O.6588172 + longer than A B'.44248. by difference in position. 97 — Base To side (standard). the other is to take a true circle. B' . H'. that with some point. addition must be made radius.442487 .6588172 7327.6588172+. pyramid. a circle may be described which will cut in the points B X. A The The is true value is as stated. Now. viz. it still this not the radius required .216330. though A added to AB' gives the 7287. central Here the latter plan seems to have been adopted : AO= HH'= Difference. . can not inclose the pyramid. which gives AB'4-x = radius required.44248+ BB'=VDB'^X2 OA get this pyramid in a sphere. as a center..) Found : as an Elliptical Difference. . 216330 (d. and with as a radius. is . 7327. B' be increased by the whole number of this 40.216330+. to take up or represent an elmeasure out from a common There are two ways property liptical one is to point to the end of the major. This can be done because A B' and some length between proportional • A and B. this 7327. axis of the ellipse . or minor. 7327. B' has been increased to equal B B'. «« DB' = 5i53 =7287. because. then there will remain as between the true radius.44248+ is and Now.§55" Effect of Putting the Pyramid in a Sphere. and exhibit the same difference al the center. As B to B' is This radius equals 7327. mean . AB' thus increased. taken as a radius.6588+. AB' must be produced to such a length. a . further distance is required. as a final difference.

55+* = 1 6561 X-2 42 1664. Now. True Pyramid springing from (c. seen that this pyramid thus placed in the sphere. and 972 -^ 2 whereby.98 Construction of the Great Pyramid. as C C. and 11664 is to represent the height. to be noted that the north base line of the great pyramid latitude. is composed from the original Parker elements. equals for circumfer: ence 3053+ feet. in numbers.4355. and (§ 56. drawn parallel with B B'. for height.is to represent the circumference of This can the base. D'C x 2 -^feet (standard measure). from constructed pyramid. in Solar Year Value obtained from — Base Side of Pyramid. be done reducing the values to feet." had be to are by extending the height and ^yrai7iid proper standard base lilies. 55-I. on the lines of the first ure) for radius or height the original Parker numbers. terms of the Parker formula. another pyramid is made to spring from the same original = = 763. "the exact time of the passage of the earth around the sun over the value of a complete circle numbers in The enlarged meastires of the space in circular days. which thus introduces the property of an ellipse. taken up or represented at the center thereof. Let located on the actual parallel of 30° north be assumed that the sphere taken was in- . any pyramid taken off this by a base It is line. as connected with the sphere. for obtaining in 366. and. . for base side. as he says. the pyramid lines thus placed in the sphere. in which 36643. will be proportional in all its On elements with the pyramid inclosed in the sphere.4074+ 12 = 11664 .) the Pyramid placed iti the Sphere. or. § 56.) It is is it the Sine of 30°. another is required to represent the Parker formulas — 20612 X -2 = 36643. 486 feet (standard meas972 for diameter.

Enlarged radius.851851+ feet.base side. of the of the elliptical property. the height will project differences. The angle A D"E = 51° 51' I4"5 angle A D"0 = 81° 51' . or . mid is an enlargement on these values of 486. {a. to intersect the parallel line of on the sphere. at F O D".70370+ feet. .) The is standard length of D'C. beyond the circle .34118 of a foot. i4"5 the angle the .97166+ feet for half base side and. The diswhere this radius line is found to intersect the inclined side of the pyramid.60° . numerically. 99 represent the earth. From the center draw tance the radius line O of the sphere (preceding figure). 30°. and 381. 610. (3. diagram is represented the pyramid taken at the standard height and . O F. — (i. tended earth's shape. taken as thus enlarged. or of its spheroidal character. respectively. then — and the angle AO D" -. was intended. The Add. a datum. .979415+ feet. : as follows E D"0 = 30° then the = 38° 08' 45"5 angle D"A E .) is The half of this — 381.§ 56. and then. to .22807 feet. use of this can be made manifest.341x8+ feet for height. is found to be 381.7037-f.feet. as a proportional part of The actual pyrathe ideal pyramid drawn in the sphere. and the base line will be projected for the other effect this. or of an elliptieal property. " . that by the difference taken up at the center. that the line of 30° was intended as a point to work to in the elaboration of the problems intended to be displayed as A measuring the earth and the planetary orbits.base side of the pyramid. Effect of Putting the Pyramid to in a Sphere. and 381. as shown. (2.341181+ 610.) ibi) radius of the standard circle for is enlarged height.638234+ feet.) In the circle of this 190. or 486 feet.

lOO

Construction of the Great Pyramid.
Shi. 81° 51' 14" 5 Sin. 38° 08' 45" 5

§

56

If this is

2.581185 taken as the radius, then the value of the sine line

Log. 610.979415 Log. 381.22807
will be,

9-995595 9-790754 2.786026

of 30°, or

O E,
this

(2.)

190.614035+

feet.

Compare
value of

value of sine of 30°, with the corresponding standard one-fourth base side [(<^)(2.)]» or,

190.851851+ feet; and let it be taken that the object has been to get the difference between these values, as to their
decimals, for use, so that
(3.)
:

The

851851 —190 uses of this remainder are
I

190—


I

in

614035 190— 237816. exceeding great harmony
I

=

with the scheme supposed. 190.85 185 1
of the

+ is the standard value
X
4^r


4

the base side of the pyramid, or 190.851851

or 16, equals the standard circumference of the pyramid in feet, or 36643.555-}- inches, where the height of the pyr-

amid
cle.

is to

this

value as radius

is

to

circumference of a
:

cir-

As

to the

use of the variation found
feet equals, in inches,

(4.)

and
(5.)

— 190.237816

2282.853792.

or, in tenths

36525.660672, of inches, 365256.60672, as a result from the use of this difference between the

2282.853792

X

4^5 or 16,

=,

in inches,

standard —base side, and the sine value of 30° as taken. 4 (c.) 36525 is numerically taken as the correct solar year day value, or circle, as used in the calendars but
;

this carries

it

to a greater exactitude, for this

value

is

in

tenths of inches,

365256.6067-f
solar year value
is

The

true

and exact

365256.3835
000000. 2232 -f-

Difference,
or 17" in a year's time
:

so close an approximate that

5000
of

years would have
I

to elapse to require the intercalation

day, for correction of the calendar.

Note on

§

56.

— The

results of thus putting the

pyramid

in

§

57-

Effect of Putting the Pyramid

in a

Sphere, ioi

can be shown by diagram. The base of the pyramid proper is 36643.55 inches, from which numerical vahie Mr. Parker derives the exact solar year period. The This divided by side of the square base is 763.4074 feet. 2 is 381.7037+ feet; and this by 2=190.851851 feet: the very division on which comparison is made for the difa sphere

ferential of 190.237816, by running a radius to 30°, on the It is tlius seen that this is circle of iYm pyramid enlarged.
a

method of working & the
-

differential

on the


2

base side,

and the

base side, of the pyramid.

190.614035 being

4
5/«r of 30°, then 190.614035 X 2=^381.22807 feet, becomes the side of a square measured on this circle : so that this is
a square
in
its

of comparison with

seen division, to obtain a differential

that of the base of the pyramid, to procure the

solar year value. This division of the square base of the pyramid divides it into 16 squares 1 2 around the circumference
,

;

and 4

in the midst,

center.

This

is

lines crossing in the exactly the square framed for the Garden
tzuo

framed on

of Eden, and the encampment of the
that the

Israelites,

Hebrew

idea

is

just that of the
is

showing Egypdans. Now,

the square base of the p3'ramid
this

the zodiac.

The —

of

square

is

a variation on that square in a circle obtained

by putting the ideal pyramid in a sphere, cutting in the the solar year, as the parallel of 30°, and thus obtaining But the sphere itself is representavalue of the zodiac.
tive of the earth, the

diameters of which are

to

be worked

out co-ordinately with the time value of the zodiac, and in and from the tame data. Was there ever a more magnifi-

cent conception? The data for exact computation are the out governing ones, and the architect is cunningly blocking
the cosmic

work

architecturally.

Equatorial and Polar Diameters of the Earth obtained.

57.)

It is

ical value, in

seen that this very exact solar year numertenths of inches, is architecturally obtained as

I02

Construction of the Great Pyramid.

§

57.

a variation, by difference, on 366435. 5 -f- in tenths of inches, or the standard circumference of the pyramid proper,

which value as 366.4355 is the ver}' value, which, under his problem of three revolving bodies, John A. Parker raises from these very original elements of his quadrature (which, under the present application, give the pyra_

pyramid is taken) as passage of the earth about the sun," etc. Now, if under the geometrical conditions framed iri § 55 («)j and with the data obtained of 3664355 + and
,

mid in the sphere, whence the " the exact value of the

real

the elliptical value numerical of 216330-I-, taken up at the center of the earth, the actual miles numerical value of the
that the design of the architect

can be worked out, it would seem, almost, must be being reproduced, though perhaps in a stumbling way, and lacking in the refinements, and proper details, by which he almost undoubtearth's diameters

edly was working out planetary exactitudes as to size and motion through geometrical elements, under a co-ordinating system of construction and of notation. As a fact, by
a very beautiful calculation through these very means, the equatorial and polar diameters of the earth can numerically

be obtained.
{a.)
at, for
(i.)

Let the values of the

earth's diameters

be taken
feet,

And
The

Equatorial diameter, 41.854.174+ another at some other point, 41.739.954+
difference

" "

758
is

114219.

If the larger diameter be divided tient will be 366.4355 and this ,

by this
is

+

difference the quonumerically that value

springing from the Parker elements of

206.12

X 42 ^ o

=

" the exact value of the 366.4355+, which, as he says, is passage of the earth about the sun over one complete circle in space in circular days ;" and used otherwise for pyramidal purposes,
is in

36643.55 inches the standard circum-

ference of the pyramid.

§

57'

Effect of Putting the Pyramid

in

a Sphere. 103

[The question has been raised, by what authority Parker points value at 366.43554-5 and in truth he is not clear as to this. But a way can be shown, by throwing the values from inches into
this

200 1 2
feet,

thus:
is

12000

=

i. 71
'

766
'

feet,

or the value of
4^
-^^

i

cubit.

120 cubits,

then,

206.


12

feet,

and

this

X

= 366.4355 +

?

as the Parker

time day value, thus shown to be in British feet.] In this formulation, since the smaller diameter taken
less than the dividend

is

by the amount of the divisor, the divided by the difference, will be of the smaller quotient one less than the first quotient, or 365.4355-I-: There results
:

(2.)

366.4355+

) >

X

114219.758

=

)4i-854-i74+
>

feet,

365-4355+)
the earth as taken.

MI-739-954+

"

where the products are the return of the diameter values of
But 114219.^—
7c;8

feet

the difference taken

equal 21.63253+ miles British, and up at the center of the sphere as
if it

shown, was, numerically, 21.6330; which,
4 ^^— of a of crepancy mile, or of 2 lOOOO
'

be taken
dis-

as representing this miles value of difference,

shows a

feet, as

the difference

of the earth's diameter as taken.

[Here

it

will be seen that

41854174

feet 25, to

all

intents, the

This being so, the numerical equatorial diameter of the earth. datum of 216330 found as equal to a miles elliptical difference value may be one assumed as being thus found, and on which, as one true value is already obtained, the other may be had.]
{d.)
It

has been shown that 36643.55+

is

obtained by

use of 20612
the

X ^may

Since 21632.53

is

numerically nearly

same

as 2061200,

and
.2

5'et is
of^

transformation

be made

taken as a miles value, 21.63253 into the terms
factors 3

of the formula 20612

x ^»

or

by use of the

and

As
(I.)

it

appears that-

206.12

X

3'

:;j= 366.4355+,

I04
so
it

Construction of the Great Pyramid.
seems that

§

57.


X

(2.)

21.63253

^= 365.04894+.
we have
365-04894

Substitute this value in {a) (2), and, formulating,
(3.)

366.4355+

X

X

4^

^= 7926.92686,

value appearing in feet, it where, is now produced in juilcs British, of the equatorial diamand eter of the earth
;

in place of the resultant

(4-)

365-4355

X

365-04894

X

^=

4^

7905. 2943+,

where the result, in place of feet, is now produced in miles' value of the other diameter, as taken. But now there appears a co-ordination of values ; {c.)
for, since,

this is

by the above formulation, {b) (4), it is 365.4355+ X 365.04894-, the same as the square of the mean of these precisely
;

values

thus

(I.)

365-24225

X

4^

^=7905-2943+;
is

and hence,
(2.)

for the larger diameter, there


is

365.24225- -1-36504894

X looooo

X— = 7926.92686-]-.
the value

In
the

these last formulations,

365.24225+

of

mean

solar year.

Note, that 7926.9268 -^ 24 330.2886, and by Professor the of Smyth length passage through ante-chamber to from edge of great step, is 330. 3d= inches ; king's chamber, and as it is seen that this miles' value is a time value through the mean solar year, the key of this passage-way measure

=

seems

to

be found, as a co-ordinating one, of these very
far, in these

elements.
{d.)

But thus

value alone has been obtained.

formulations, the equatorial In § 56 {b), above, it is
of 30°,

shown
the

that the sine value, or

O E,

compared with

—of the
4

base side of the pyramid, taken at the standard,

§

57-

Effect of Putting the Pyramid

in

a Sphere. 105

gives for use the value of 190.237816-}- feet, which reduced or scaled to tenths of inches, and multiplied by 4*, or 16,

on the entire circumference of the pyra-|-, in tenths of inches, the standard value, gave, as a result, the almost exacdy true solar year value of /;/ thousandths of days 365256. 3S3 +
to get the variation

mid of 366435.5

^

.

The

elements there used are directly connected with those herein used viz., the circumference of 366435. 5+ is so va-

ried as to

the

mean

produce 365256, the true solar year ; whereas here solar y<:ar value has been used, and that as com-

ing from use, in part, of the same value of 3664355-!-. The miles value is numerically represented as a difference taken up in the center of the sphere, in which the pyramid, in
the original Parker numbers, has been placed. From this same center the radius line of 30° is taken, which gives the sine value of 190.614035, whence 190.337+ was obtained.

Make
(i.)

use of these values so connected Standard circumference value in inches, 36643.55-}-.
:

(2.)

190.237816

feet (the variation

on the

— side
4

of the

pyramid, used above) X 4 760.9512 (the variation on the value of the full base side of the: pyramid).
(3.)

=

Now,

if

the

— of

this last, in a scale of

inches for

feet,

or 76.09512-f-, be taken from 366.4355-f , or the
full

of the

ence

is

290.34043+

circumference of the base, in inches, the differand let this be considered, on a scale
;

of feet for inches, as the

number of times

the difference

between the equatorial and polar diameters is taken, instead of 366.4355 + the number of times the difference between the diameters already used was taken.
,

(4.)

will give the

Then the larger diameter divided by this value new difference, the ultimatum sought, or,
41854174+
--

290.34043

= 144x55.5,

in

place of

114219.758+

as already taken [§ 57 («.)].

io6
(5.)

Construction of the Great Pyramid.

§

57.

the larger diameter less this difference will give, say, the numerical value of the -polar diameter, or,
less

Then

equals
or, in miles British,

41854174 144155 41710019 7899.6248

feet,

"
intents the true value

In fact, this resultant value

is to all

of the polar diameter of the earth. follows
:

Comparison gives

as

(6.)

Equatorial diameter assumed,

As

ascertained,

41854174+ 41852864+

feet.

Difference,

1310+
41710019+ 41708710+

Polar diameter assumed,

As
Note.

ascertained,

Difference,

—While

1309+
this scarcely
:

there

is

enlargement as seen, yet
7936.9260 miles.
7899.6248
27.3020
"

affects the

difference of the diameters, thus

Equa. found, "
Polar,
Difference,

" "

Equa. received, 7926.6789 "
Polar,

7899,3768
27.3021

"
"

Difference,

Now,

while there

is

very

much

elaboration in the work-

ing out of the polar value results, in the
it

way

of scaling of

must be borne in mind that in architectural, or measures, block or building in of such problems, just this object, class of work is to be expected of necessity therefore, this
;

elaboration

is in full

lem making

the genius of the probof the entire pyramid structure in fact, it

harmony with

be expected in a far greater refinement of elaboration than here shown, as is testified to by the greater and greater amount of subdivision, and change of scales, as one pro-

may

gresses from the outside to the coffer in the king's chamber also, by the refinements of measures displayed on the walls and in the works of the ante-chamber, the recess of
;

the queen's chamber, and the wall courses of the king's

§

57-

Effect of Putting the Pyramid
It

in

a Sphere.

107

chamber.

seems evident that

ing of values

was made, but unfortunately

just this nature of workfor us, our high-

can only reach to a study as to the calculation employed. The above of keys of the method may be the exceedingly detailed elaboration of results
est efforts, at present,

somehow, by some

architectural device, plainly set forth

in the concrete, in natural exactitudes.

All these results depend upon the placing of an original pyramid in a sphere, in the Parker values, giving the elements shown, and especially the final difference of

As

216330. extraordinary combinations shown, all harmonious among themselves, and in full accord with the genius of the whole pyramid system, as it has been, and as it will
to the

be seen, in

its

further developments, they

seem

to

claim

recoo-nition as the real mental intent of the architect, rather
It is than as the results of a happy inventive faculty. of the posthought that it is almost impossible to conceive session of a power of inventing such co-ordinating harmo-

nies as are above set forth, especially where all the steps are so fitting to architectural work, where the object would

be

numerical data, which obtained, the harmony of kinds of measure would, as has been said, be of measure. preserved, by changes of the scales
to obtain correct

NOTE TO

§

57 {d).

The processes stated are somewhat strengthened, as beThe circumference ing rightly taken, from the following of base of the pyramid is 36643-5555+ inches, or
:

2

3053.629629

feet.

Take -^of
(i.)

this.

It is


is

610.725925+

feet;

whereas, the radius of the sphere, as
(2.)

— 658816+ inches. This reduced 610.63823 values — circumference Raise both pyramid
to feet, is
feet.

shown,

7327.

to

(i.)
(2.)

becomes 3053.6296+ becomes 3053.1911+

feet.
feet.

as at received.67897 -h Z'^d-21. by use of his own powers. just as is evidenced by the works of John A. Such correlations can not be accidental. of this fact. This measure is just that one that.n^iles. 3829416 the 216330 taken up as an Take = numerically. as man. 7926.io8 Construction of the Great Pyramid. a the grades of measure springing from the inch and foot British. Raise both of sphere vakies — becomes 7328. have stamped the whole system as natural or divine.) (2. 7327. The bers in a placing the pyramid framed from the original numsphere is evidently done.6349-f. elliptical as a variation the earth's equatorial diameter.) § 58. If the conclusion and that the pyra- (§ 58. By observation. which it had pleased the Creator of all things to adopt as the law of creation. to a knowlto e. seems i. so that.711 1096 feet. ^ 20 = 366. Parker. in some sort shadowing forth mechanical principles of construction.4355 + . different. of arriving. becomes 7327. from the Parker ele- ments.658816 feet. with the cubit. mid constructors knew the processes. with the solar year time values. 7926. then the overwhelming importance to man..0019. nu- tect of the pyramid recognized miles difference in value of earth's diameters.3829416. the earth's actual equatorial and polar diameters were numerically obtainable. to radius (i. showing that man was but dealing in measures. Then. in the planet- . Now. that the archiin this value of 216330. with the ancients. edge of the abstract truths of this system. Man seems capable. from difference in the to sphere . is explainable. for one thing. and these. the application of this system to the measures of natural But if the attempt periods of time could be arrived at. to get a variation on the circitmfercncc of the base of the real pyramid. merically.658816 on 366. It goes prove- that the processes are those of nature.) be well taken. was to be made to apply the system. whence.67897 miles. for instance.

) it is means of the true solar year value). adoption of such a measure. growing out of the factor 6 (and. however. again. material measure. would be the proof. it would become necessary some unit of measure for -practical marked on a rod or rule. measures of lime were be co-ordinated the actual material extension of the planets. What. to co-ordinate round witli plane measure). one against the hitting on the exacti- Therefore. where the earth measures and the earth time measures come together to be measured on a circumference (of subdivisions) of the number 6.§ 57- Effect of Putting the Pyramid to in a Sphere. and by 59. one of which is on the level of the base of the grand gallery. he would actually take that very measure by which the recognition that. practically adopted. and found to answer this purpose and end. by law. in the practical terms of measures growing out of a or could come to him to ? common system. (§ the earth and all other planetary As. for to him establish use as an inch. which is the circumference to the height of this chamber as diameter which. as of 360°. Whatever such measure he might adopt. by which. to abide by its results. before man could recognize or realize this. a measure being in use. of man's possession. that. springs from . of the actual. as first. in mechanical construction. however he came by it. . for instance. would The answer must be that they would be millions tude. among other found that this very numeral. on a square of 6 X 6. to this number. by change. the Creator mechanically or materially constructed bodies. the approach to the king's chamber. again develops itself quite a number of times in very important measures. above all others. he would have. therefore. in would be the chances. under the lazv of creation. at places. or taking the measure of the average length of the thumb. 109 witli ary system. of necessity. as by the averaging of barley-corns. notating the difference of the elliptical diameters of the earth in miles (which diameters are measurable in terms of the square of the mean solar year period. found. were to co-ordinate in measure with their times. the planets. 216330.

) king's chamber and it is stated that the number. in inches.]. levels involve this tangents. or the area of that height. In § 57 {c. which is the diameter to a circumference of 5184. it is seen that the use of the 216330. in the Hebrew comes directly in harmony with the level of the king's chamber above men of Bible. or was. and planetary cosines. which acre value is the . Hindu formula height of the king's chamber. coas orbits. tangents. In § 51. it is to a diameter to a circumference of 60. and was what was intended b}^ the 318 trained servants or circumcised Abraham. 116+. This. miles. SECTION IV. which is the characteristic value of the subdivisions of a solar day into thirds^ that full value being 5184000'" which value. or the — of the subdivision of a solar day . and also the hour values on the earth's circumference in for obtaining sines. the Gnostic value of the term Christ. again. connected with the pyramid. per Mr.).is. i to § 60.509+ feet. [d.no Construction of the Great Pyramid. which is 137. would give a circumference of 720. is only evenly divisible into the acre value of the British land measures. feet. § 53 of the king's chamber is the be seen that height {a). The is in and equals 518400.0985+ to a circumference of 60. spoken of. THE king's chamber AND THE SQUARE ROOT OF THE SOLAR YEAR. is a diameter value of 19. with its divisions measuring the solar year. and involves. for this value is in inches 1650. base of the mile's British value. and this squared. Bentley. involves the numerical value of the earth's diameters in miles. agreeably to the measures of that chamber coinciding with the square of the year value in days . the cirfor cle of 360°. which 318-j. in terms of the (§60. a circumference of a diameter of 318+. And all this elevation of the floor- the base of the pyra- mid.

§

6i.

Sq^ Root OF Solar
I

Year

IN King's

Chamber, in

in thirds.

The

of 720

is

144, or the square of 12.

The

is divided into 5 courses of masonry, and though, unevenly, on account of a difference caused by filling in on the lower course, may be taken as symbol-

height of the chamber

izing the use of the
is

number

5, as thus

used (also, —of 60
earth).

15, as of 15° to
is

an hour's time on the

The above

Egyptian equatorial, accordborrows and strength from a peculiarity ing numerical The word Adam of the Hebrew Bible system. But the radiis 144, and Elohim (in a circle) reads 31415. The solar day value is cal of Elohim is El, which is 31. 5184 in one of its subdivisions, and this is a multiple of Subtract the value of El, or 31, from 144 and 5184, 144.
division
to Seyffarth,

exactly that of the

thus

(I.)

144

— 31 = 113.

(2.)

5184
to a

— 31=5153,
circumference of

and

in (i.) there

remains a diameter

355, which is the Hebrew word Shanah, for lunar year ; and in (2.) there remains the Parker area of the circle in-

All these are pyramid numbers, scribed in the square. and, as seen, involve the value of a day, year, mile, and Thus, 144 and 5184 are the extremes of the British foot.

long and land measures, inasmuch as one
12,

is

and the

last,

which

is

the

number of inches

the square of in the

square yard multiplied by 4, is evenly divisible only in the acre value in inches, which acre value is the base of the
miles value.

Thus, in this king's chamber, is a mingling of co-ordinations of use of the inch, foot, yard, and miles
is,
;

One means value, with those of days and years. seen, by means of the square of the solar year value
the

as

and

number 216330,

v^

hich involves this use,

is

also

made

is

use of in the levels of approach to the' king's chamber, as shown in § 75, thus bringing this relation of the square

of the solar year to bear upon that chamber in the use of its dimensions.
(§ 61.) (i.) Professor Smyth discovered a persistent variation in the lengths of passage-ways and dimensions

112

Construction of the Great Pyramid.

§

62.

sented these variations on a
standard.

of the chambers and of the coffer; that is, they all premean of measure taken as a

He was

forced to the conviction that this

was
to

purposed, and, of variation of measures.

if so, it

was

as a

scheme

for the exhibition

The

ability of the

workmen

work

to exactitude in these respects

and especially in the king's the hardest granite, polished to the highest reach of art, and whose joints are to be likened to the thickness of goldleaf.
(2.)

was amply displayed, chamber, whose walls are in

The

king's

chamber

is,

as

shown


feet.

in height,

19.0985+

(a.)
(5,)

The true solar year is, 365.2563835 The mean solar year is, 365.24225 +
19.11131 variation on the height line of the* king's chamber of

J J

of of

(a.) is
(d.) is

19.11168

The

.0128 of a foot, or of
that
is
:

100

— of an
=

inch, affords this value;

.0128 19.0985 19.1113 feet, or the square root of the solar year day value. Then, on this extremely small variation, which (3.)

+

is

within the limits of those observed by Professor Smyth, the square of the height of the king's chamber equals that very quantity, or the year day value, of which its height,

an enlargement on the standard, affords the subdivided measures on the celestial circle of
at its first intention as

So, the square of the solar year is involved in the 360°. miles value of the difference of the earth's diameters, as connected with the king's chamber; which, by one of its
dimensions, exhibits in the square root of that value a measure of the circumference of the celestial circle of 360°. So, conclusion can be drawn that one function of the

measures of the kind's chamber was

to set forth the

cor-

relation of solar time with the material extension of the

earth, in terms of the British inch, foot, or mile.
§

62.

(a.)

The Hebrew

Biblical

scheme

correlates

§62. Sq^

Root OF Solar Year
:

IN King's

Chamber. 113
tlie

strongly with this

Take

the last letter of

alpliabet, or

iau;

its

mark

is

tiiat

characteristic

is

4.

+, and its numerical The word Garden 0/ £^deji, taking
of a cross, or

the characteristic values of

=

equals 24.
4.

Iau

its letters, and adding them, Divide this by 6, and the result is 4, or 24 -^ 6 Consider this as descriptive of the cross letter, or

i.

e.,

that
line

it

cross, each frame-work,

represents four lines in the form of a having the value of 6. On this, as a

finish out the large square,

and there

results

6 each. This equals four areas of 2^ four squares of 6 each, and the whole equals a square area of 144, oy Adam, the Garden of Eden. who was placed But it was found,

X

m

§

35 (3-)'

that—
' :

113 355-OOOI+ :: 36 113.0973, where 113 is a form of Adam, in the word ^' man,'^ or a/s/i; from which form, as Adam himself says, £^ve, or
(I-)
t/ie

woman,

or the mother

of

all living,

was

called

or

named, because she was taken out of this form of 113, or Instead of an area of 36, then, extend ^^man,''' or aish.
the cross marks, so that the four arms shall represent four straight lines of 36 each, agreeably with the value of 36 in

and perfect the square. Now, there are four squares X 36 each, or, in area, 1296 each, or the numerical value of the square yard, based on lines of 36 in length. The four squares, then, equal 1296 X 4 5184, or one
(i.),

of 36

=

solar day sign; and, in fact, the Garden of Eden is the seventh day, thus utilized. The week of seven days is a
circle of time.
tiie

Bend them

into the

form of a

circle,

and

as of the golden candlestick of seven lights, of three days, and one in common, the pheof two sets
is

count

the cross-bars of the cross are counted as Each 36, as a straight line, is a derivashown. already tive, as enlargement on 113, or "w«;/," in (i.) above, as having for its circumference 113.098-}-, which is a parallel

nomena when

use

of the height of the king's chamber, for exactly the same end of getting the use of the factor 6, except that, in this case, it obtains it in right lines, or shifts circular into
to that

rectilinear

and square measure, which use of right

line for

114
circular
bala.
It is

Construction of the Great Pyramid.
measure
is

§

6^.

notoriously true of the

Hebrew Kab-

made on
But, in

evident that the like uses, and variations, can be this, or the Hebrew form, with the Egyptian.
fact,
it

would rather seem

that both forms

were

made necessary as developments of each other. The value of the word Arels, or Earth, adding (d.) the characteristic values of the letters, is 12. It was, how-

To become ever, the dry, or arid, or unfruitful earth. it had to assume the Adam form, v/hich it did by prolific
squaring
\\.,

or 12

144X5 = 720,

X 12 = 144 = ^^^^. This form as and 720X5=3600, becomes the word

Adam-h,
of

or H-Adam-k, or ihe fruitful Earth, or the form Mars generator. Here it can be seen how the Garden

Eden seems to contain all the elements on which to frame a cosmogony, by the help of other forms to which it is cognate viz., those shown as connected with the pyraof

mid.

SECTION

V.

THE BASE OF THE PYRAMID.
%6'^,

In

§

55, in the diagram,

D'C

is

the length of


or the

side of base of the pyramid,

taken

at the standard,
is

763.4074+

feet,

divided by
this as

2.

The
or,
is

actual base side
feet,

enlargement on

shown,

by
in

2.

The

actual construction
i.

a

thickness, or,

71766+

feet;

763.9433+ pavement of one cubit which thickness is in-

divided

cluded in the height of the structure. Col. Howard Vyse which the places the base of the pyramid on the plane on

pavement

rests,

and gives the thickness of the pavement
I foot,

at

9 inches

;

or in decimals,

1.75

feet.
feet.

As above
Difference,

1.7176+

-0324 of a foot.

§

64.

Location, etc., of Descending Passage- Way. 115

SECTION

VI.

LOCATION AND LENGTH OF DESCENDING PASSAGE-WAY, WITH RESPECT TO THE INCLINED OUTSIDE, TO THE BASE, AND TO THE VERTICAL AXIAL LINE OF THE STRUCTURE.

§64.

(i.;

Let

EA=the

inclined line of the sloping

side of the

pyramid from base
Let

to

A.

Let

EF

= the —
A, and
ver-

side of base.

A B = the
above

length of the floor line of

the descending passage-way, intersecting B. Let extending to B, or to the foot of

EA

at

D

AC=

tical

height of
let

And

DB

;==

the base of the pyramid. the vertical height of the base above the

A

E F,

point B, or foot of the floor line of the descending passageway. The measures of these various lines, the exactness of which will be shown hereafter, are as follows
:

31 cubits standard, or 51.53 feet, plus the thickness of the pavement, of one cubit, or 1.71766+
(2.)

AC equals

feet,

Since the height
to

or a total of 53.24766-f- feet, or 638.972 inches. to base side is as 6561 10306, the height
:

base side

is

as 6561

:

5153

;

and

to find

EC

there

is

the proportion,

C : EC, or 501. 638.972 inches, or or feet. 41.820641111 847693339 inches, Then equals, in length, 41.820641111 feet*
6561
:

5153

::

A

EC

ii6
(3.)

Construction of the Great Pyramid.

§

65

DB

equals, in length, or height vertical, 100 feet,
;

or 1200 inches

Then
feet.
(4.)

AC + D B
A

equals, in vertical height, 153.2476-I-

B equals 200 cubits enlarged on the standard. standard being 343-5333+ feet, or standard length of the king's chamber, the enlarged value will be4i25.2940-fThe
inches, or 343-7745-(- feet.
(5.)

To

find

VAB
2476^
(6.)

= 307.727248+ EC + CD =
feet,

-AC

CD; AC+DB taken from A B or + DB =CD, or V343-7745' - ^SS,

feet, or

3692.726982+ inches.
-f-

41.820641111
feet,

349.547889

and 381.97166669

307.727248 the half base side

=

of the pyramid, less 349.547889 32.42377 feet, the distance from D to F, the center of the structure. The distance from

=

B

to

F'

is

the same.
foot

Then, the distance from the
passage-way
32.42377-1(7.)
feet.

of the
the

descending

to the central axial line of

pyramid
that

is

With these

data, the angle

AG C, or

which

the floor-line of the descending passage-way makes with the base line of the pyramid, can be readily found, as fol-

lows

:

Log. Log.

A B, 4125.29 inches, = 3.615454 AC + DB, 1838.97= 3.264576
10.000000

Sin. 90,

S/«. 26° 28' 24"io, 9.649122 It is well enough to give the measures and data (§ 65.) for measures, from Col. Howard Vyse and Professor Smyth. Col. Vyse excavated the rubbish heap laying over

E A,
as to

and, at the foot, took the measures of the pavement its thickness, which he calculates in the measures of

At E, he found a casing-stone in place, which The floor him the position of E and the line EA. gave
the mass.

passage way terminates in a broken edge, which, measuring from E, for perpendicular height, he gives at 49 feet above the bottom of the pavement. Continuing
line of the

from

this

edge, downward, 162.3 inches (Professor Smyth's

§

65.

Location, etc., of Descending Passage-Way. 117

who says: "From the beginning of the roof the floor Hne to the edge of basement sheet onto dropped is 162.3 inclies"), along the floor line, brings one to the
measure,
place where the roof of the passage-way commences, in the, at present, broken masses of masonry. Thence, Col.

Vyse measured down 3850 inches. " Or tance, he says present length
:

As

to this

last

dis-

whole entrance passage, 3850 inches. But ancient length must be increased for an extent of more than 276 inches broken
inclined of

away
and

at the

beginning, with the exterior of the building,

is

therefore

more nearly 4126 inches."

That

is,

his

estimate of the restored distance

AB

is

4126 inches.

The

measure here taken
estimate

is

4125.294 inches, differing from his
.706, or

by

the

amount of
of inches.

7 — -of one inch, in that

many thousands

He He

gives the angle of the casing-stone found as 51° 50' 26° 41' C (§ 64) as gives the angle lead the down the of 66.) descending Following

AG

D to the subterranean passage-way, he gives the distance at feet for he measured chamber, 27 along the roof not the bottom line. He does not give the distance line,
;

A

B

E, but on Perring's plates of Vyse's measures, which are very faithfully done, while shows as 27 feet,

AD

JE

J"

BE

shows as 29

feet,
is

which goes

to

that the line

GB

parallel to the exterior inclined line

confirm the opinion of

C he gives at three (3) feet. the pyramid. The height of Taking Col. Vyse's data just as he gives them, and for
B F,
that
is,

A

from the foot of the descending passage-way
pyramid, the values are

to the center of the

ii8

Construction of the Great Pyramid.

§

66.

BtoC

) showing a difference exceedingly small. 26° 28' 24"io (5. . " and with the angle of Smyth.61944498 inches as to which something is to be said in the way of its application to the = A — . closely related to that of C. 53. 68.inches.05-f.05162. angle § pyramid demands that the 51° 51' !/{"<. say. 51° 50' Compare these. 119 to The admeasurements used obtain these means are themselves the means of measures. as may be realized if one will try to read it on the face of an instrument. of the side incline be. say. set of his with that angle resulting from the data herein used for locating the floor of the passage-way : Professor Smyth's. 26° 28' 7" That stated above. having an ele§ mental value.2476 Consider with these data that the measures here obtained and that above. 26° 28' 24" 10 26° 28' 7". Col.§ 67- Location. " of the Parker measures of the -pyramid^ harwith the general measures of the mass. and then the agreement of the angles. as made by Vyse with his own angle of 26° 41'. and of nonizing he king's ehamber .. 636. of Descending Passage. 53-648-!. and there is needed hut slight confirniitory evidenee that the general data taken are the original ire from use and veritable ones used.feet. descending passage-way. etc. 4126 " with that above of 4x2=^. by lays But compare one considering them all as equally worthy. in § 64 (2. 53-1975 53.294 then the restored height of the intersection of the floor line of the passage-way with the slope exterior line.. (4.Way. Professor Smyth while averring that the true angle results given is very closely connected with the no stress upon any particular set. 53.. Vyse got by the measure of one stone.) feet viz. some of which exceeded that angle here used. There is another numerical value. Vyse of inches.) The genius of the 67. him. then the restored length of the descending passage-way by Col. as an inch to the breadth of the same. vertical height of the value — viz.

I20

Construction of the Great Pyramid.
to its
;

§

69.

and
is

hereafter.

of which height perpendicular to the floor line The half of 636. 6i94-f-> or 318.309722-I- inches, a diameter value to a circumference of 1000. This is
since 100, the height in feet of B D, is a a diameter value of 31.830972-}-, and 12 381.9716-1-, or the value of the half

more noticeable
circumference

to

31.8309724- X base side of the pyramid in feet, which is a diameter value to Somewhat in this connection, the a circumference of 1200. B line of the of 343.7745-}- is just equal to 10 length

=

A

times the length of the actual measure of the king's chamber, or an enlargement on the standard of 34-3533-}— The number 343-7745-}- ^^ a diameter value to a circumference
of loSo.
it

Taking

this as feet, then,

reduced

to inches, or

becomes a diameter value to a circumference of 4125-}-, which number 1296 is the number of square inches, 12960
inches to the square yard British.

There is something strongly confirmatory as to 69. the location and lenfjth of the floor line of the descendinrr
§

passage-way, as given, if there are showings to confirm the fact of the distance from the foot of that passage to the
central axial line of the mass, being, as taken,
feet.
(i.)

32.42377+

One

justification of this is

in

its

connected use

with the length of the top line of the horizontal subterranean passage-way to the subterranean chamber. Now, the

above length can be taken at 324.2377+ tenths of feet ; the length of the said top line is given by Col. Howard Vyse at 27 feet. This, in inches, is 324. So that, by comparison, the distance along the top line to the subter-

ranean chamber is 324 inches the distance along the bottom line to the central vertical axial line of the entire mass is 324 tenths of feet. The variation from the exacti;

= 324.2376 inches) — an amount so small that
this

tude of comparison

is

.0198 of a foot

(for

27.0198
it

feet

X

12

may

be that

was

or

is

included or embraced in the measure of the

top line. Right here, too, it will be remarked, by reference to the table § 53 (<5.), that 324 is a circumference to a

diameter of 103.132 +

,

which,

in inches, is the half

width

§

69.

Location, etc., of Descending Passage-Way. 121

of the king's chamber, as enlarged on the standard, or the enlargement of 5 cubits; as, likewise in § 55 («.), it is

seen

to

be circumference
in the

placed

base of the ideal p3''ramid sphere (enlargement on the standard being
to the
is

made).
(2.)

There

another harmonic relation, which seems

to place the location of these lines
tion,

and

limits

beyond ques-

and thus

to close these lines as located.

The

bare

showing of the relations serves to confirm the purposed use.

The

floor line of the

from

A to

" C, the vertical axial line is 32.4237+ It seems evident that the use of 343-7745 is a use in connection with the half base side of the pyramid enlarged,

descending passage-way, as shown, has been stated to be B, 343-7745+ feet.

From B

to

or

381.97166-I- feet,

shown in § 64 (6), and § 70. With B C, find the length of B D, or the vertical axial line of the pyramid
as

AB
;

protracted to

then

BD

=

D,

36.22189

feet.

Now,

if

the value 381.97166-Ito

is

in

use of this floor line, add

AB
(i.)

contemplation

in the

and

BD

together, to see

what is wanting and so—

make up

the distance

381.97166 +

343.77450
36.22189 1.97527

381.97166

The

1.97527 feet. But, instead of summing up the total lengths^ take the line B alone, which is the hypothenuse to the distance B C,
to

deficit is

seen

be

D

122

Construction of the Great Pyramid.

§

70.

or the measure 32.4237+ feet in question, the surplus required, or deficiency, 1.97527
(2.)

and

to

it

add

36.22189+ 1-97527+ 38.19716+

and here, numerically, is the same value as obtained by adding the totals. Here, 38.19716+ feet is obtained, which is
just the


is

part of

381.9716+

feet.

The harmony

is

such

that

it

thus

deemed conclusive

that the floor line of the

descending passage-way, as to length, and as to its location relatively to the exterior slope line and to the vertical axial
has been taken agreeably to the menIn the final closing of the tal conception of the architect. lines of the interior works, this, it is thought, will be conline of the structure,

firmed.
§ 70.

A^ote to above.

The

distance from the foot of the de-

scending passage-way floor to the center of the pyramid, is stated There are very strong reasons in the at, numerically, 3242377-f-.

harmony of
intended
;

indeed,

relations^ goi^g to show that this is the exactitude it seems to force conviction to that effect upon

the mind. Whatever other uses, or interpretations, may have been ascribed to the pyramid numbers, there certainly seems to have been a wonderful play upon them. Take 381.97166+ the half base side of the pyramid deduct from it the length of the
; ;

floor line of the

descending passage-way

viz.,

343-7745+

'

^"^

the remainder
is

is

38.197166+, simply showing

that this floor line

•'

iust the

value of half base side less one-tenth.


10

,

of

itself.

If

from E, § 64 (i.), 343.77+ be measured toward the center of the pyramid, there will remain next to the center a distance of
38. 1 97 1 66+ feet. Besides this, this 343.77+ is just ten (10) times the numerical length of the king's chamber and in this connection, especially for the purpose in hand, the height of the king's chamber is another play upon this value viz., 19.09S5S3+ feet.
;

purpose of showing some possible uses of which may help others in this study334237+, Construct a pyramid out of the original Parker elements, (a.)

But

to the present

which

the shall be in the proportions of the one in question =1^ 10306. height will be 6561, and the base side will be 5153 X 3
:

§

70-

Location, etc., of Descending Passage-Way. 123

amid

If this pyiamitl be placed in a sphere^ the axial line of the pyrthat is, its vertical axial line, or 6561 to become the radius

of such a sphere must be extended until its length becomes If this value be divided by 20612, the quotient 7337.658816-}-. will be 355-50454-. 7327.-}- being in inches, divided by 20.612,
the quotient, or 355.-|-, is in the value of cubits. Take the height of the king's chamber, and to its numerical value add this quotient as follows
:

1909S5S3+ 355504+
194540S7 Divide this sum by 6 and the quotient will be 3242347-}-. But, again, the enlargement, so much used throughout ((5.) the pyramid works, on the cubit standard value, in inches of
20.612
is

20626.47001 7-}-.

This

X

—=

330023.520272; and

this divided by 20.612= 1779. 024S, as the enlargement of the standard cubit value of the circumference of the pyramid viz.,

i777-777~f~-

One-fifth
j


j

of this enlarged value 355.8049,

is

the enlargement on the corresponding division of i777"4" divided or 355-555-}-. take, again, the numerical value of b}'- 5, of and add this enlarged cubit value to height king's chamber,

Now

it—

1909S583 3558049

194543S79;

and the one-sixth
(c.)

(

^

)

of this

is

32423979.
((5.)
:

Take

the

mean

of the resultant values in (a.) and

32423979 3242347
2
I

64S47449
3242372-f-.

Compare with
§ (>6^

this the

numerical value of the distance from
feet.

B

in

5

F, or 32.42377-}1 00000 of a foot.
to

The

difierence

seems

to

be

I

On

the face of the

relations

— viz.,
(2.)

workings of the numbers, with

their seen

amid, and

value of the circumference of the pyrto the extension of the axial line of the same to
(i.) to the
its

obtain the radius of
o be related

number down

containing sphere, and (3.) to this shown in the subterranean, as it were toward

124

Construction of the Great Pyramid.
:

§

71.

the center of this sphere add to these the general marvelous ac curacy of adjustment of the various measures through which thia

measure is attained, with the best measures of these various pai'ts with the angles of direction and, again, that these are every one of them Parker and pyramid elements. This done, the effect on the mind is strong that the measures taken, with their uses as
;

shown, determine the location of the central axial
to the

line of the

mental conception of the architect. It pyramid, agreeably must be observed, however, that this very number may have various uses, agreeably to the wonderful interplay of these pyra-

mid numbers

at every turn.

thing further is worthy of consideration viz., the different lengths of lines, or measures, of rooms, passage-ways, coffer,

One

and, by inference, of the whole mass of the pyramid, raising a system of variations, very minute it is true, but nevertheless, pointing to a system of recognition of variations on some standard or standards. Agreeably to this, all the above results might have been in contemplation, as the difference, or variation, between 32.42347, 32.42397, and 32.42377 could not possibly be

given in any mechanical work for the differences .00047, 00097, and 00077 ^^ ^ ^'^^^ ^^'^ inappreciable.
;

SECTION

VII.

THE DESCENDING PASSAGE-WAY IS SET OFF TO THE EASTWARD OF THE VERTICAL AXIAL LINE OF THE PYRAMID A DISTANCE
OF 24.42190 FEET.
(§ 71.)

The mouth
is

or

entrance of

the

descending
;

passage-way upon the north face of the mass and while its end or foot terminates at a distance of 32.44- feet to the north of the center, the whole passage is set off to the
eastward of the same center.

Agreeably

to the estimates

of Col. Vyse, this descending passage-way, as to the center longitudinal line of its floor, is set off from the vertical
axial line of the
feet.

Col.

pyramid a distance of 294 inches, or 24.5 Vyse must have taken this measure of 24.5

feet relatively to his estimate of the length of the side of

§

7i«

Descending Passage to one Side of Center. 125

p7i66 = .0284, to be deducted

which was 764 feet. Corrected at 763.9432+ which is supposed ta be the exact measure intended, works a correction on 24.5 feet, as follows: 382 381.the base,
feet,

from 24.5 feet, leaving, as the corrected distance, as Col. Vyse must have made it, had he used these data, the sum of 24.4716+ feet.
It

appears that the passage-way was

set off to

about

this

distance, as designative of the final difference of 216330, obtained by placing the pyramid in its standard dimensions
in a sphere, as already set forth. As this number has been shown to be instrumental in giving one value, toward the

center, of 32.42347, so

it

same numerals, but under another form,
(a.)

appears, likewise, by use of the to fasten the locathe

tion of the other distance from the center.

The

radius of the sphere in which

pyramid

to be 7327.6588172+, which, reFrom 7327.6588172+, there duced to feet, is 610.63S23 + was taken the difference of 216330, as an elliptical prop
.

was placed was shown

It seems that this number, as such, was preserved erty. intact (on different scales of measure), and was deducted as follows from 610.

+

:

.216330 610.63823 610.42190 feet, leaving a base of calculation regulating several governing measures of the interior works.
(i.)
(p.)

Let the pyramid inclosed

Add to this the depth the standard height viz., 486 feet. of the subterranean of the floor passage-way of 100 feet,
below the base of the pyramid. The sum will be 586 feet. Let it be taken that the intention was to use these values so that a mark would exist in the works, that this process had
been gone through (a.) (i.) From the 610.42190 feet take the 586 and it will show the distance from the top of the pyramid, taken from the radius of the circle, less the

in a

sphere be taken at

amount of the
(i.)

ellipticity

Thus showing
to
(2.)

.216330= 24.42190 feet. 610.63823 the bottom of the subterranean passage-way be above the true center of the sphere a distance of
24.42190+ ,216330

— 586 +

shown, or 216330, thus

:

= 24.63823

feet.

126
(c.)

Construction of the Great Pyramid.

§

72.

From

the center axial line set the central longitudi-

nal line of the passage-way off this distance of 24.42190 feet, as indicating the above process, and let this be the fixed limit line for the interior works. By Col. Vyse's

measures as corrected, this limit line at 24.47 i-j- feet from this axial line.

is

shown

to

be fixed

By

comparison, then,

Col. Vyse's distance, 24.471-I-

By
6 —
10
of one inch

above,

24.4219
.0491
to

Difference,
or
;

an amount

be allowed as his error of

measure, provided the assuming the above distance be supported as correct by other showings, in related measures.

While, therefore, the foot of the descending passage-way has been shown to be distant from the vertical axial line of
the pyramid, to the northward 32.42347-j- feet, the same, from calculations growing out of the like governing data,
is

assumed

to

be set off

to the

eastward of the same axial

line

24.42190-f- feet, as indicating the geometrical conditions, or relations, made by placing the pyramid in a sphere ; modified by the rejection of the value .216330.

SECTION

VIII.

THE DIMENSIONS OF THE DESCENDING PASSAGE-WAY.

The question as to the dimensions of the descending passage-way may now be taken up. It has been seen that
§

72.

all

relation of circumference
It

the measures of the structure have their origin in the and diameter values of a circle
that in the act of en-

would be exceedingly appropriate

tering the passage-way, one should, as a matter of fact, Such enter through the actual expression of those values.

seems

to

have been the case.

§

72.

Dimensions of Descending Passage-Way.
:

127

Col. Vyse's measures of this passage are
(i.)

Breadth,

41.5

Height perpendicular to incline, 47.0 Professor Smyth's measures are grouped together, as means of a series, and are as follows Breadth near bottom, 41.61 to 41.46 inches. (2.) " " to
:

top,

41.63

41.41
:

Mean
(3.)

of

all,

^^-53

*'

Height perpendicular to incline West side of floor, 47.16 to 47.30 inches. " East side of floor, 47.14 to 47.32 " Mean of all, 47-24 he characterizes this measure But as 47.3 inches.
(4.)

Height

vertical to base of

pyramid
"

:

In one In another

place, 52.68 inches.

"

52.36

to be very little, if any, difference between of the descending, and of the ascending, dimensions the and, as the red granite portcullis blocks passage-way
;

There seems

to give these measures, it is well to give Professor Smyth's measures of the same viz 47.3 inches. (5.) Height perpendicular to incline, to

seem

have been intended

:

Breadth,

41.6

Height
In
§

vertical to base of

pyramid, 53.0

" "

being the intersection of the 64, the point [a.) floor line of the descending passage-way, is in vertical
height above C, 31 cubits, or 53.24766+ feet; while E C is 41.82064 feet. Attention was called to a numerical value

A

very near to this height line viz., 53.05162, say, feet. Had the value been this last one, its meaning would have

been a very peculiar one, for, in inches, it is 636. 61944 -f, and the half of this is, numerically, 3 18309+ or the value
,

of diameter

to a

circumference of unity or one.
^ :

Take
(i.)

the proportion (see diagram, § 64) (AC EC), or 53.2476 41.8206 ::
: :

53.05162

:

41.6666+ and here in the last terms are to be found the vertical height, and the breadth of the portcullis blocks, (5.) above,
;

128

Construction of the Great Pyramid.

§72.

as given by Professor Smyth, in the scale o{ an inch to the foot; and a minute change upon the dimensions of the descending passage-way, as given by him. It must be noticed that the vertical height of the passage
is

simply dependent on the accident of

its

angle of eleva-

tion,

and that angle being 26°

28' 24" 10, for a vertical

height of 53. 05162, the height of the passage perpendicular
to the incline

must be 47.48771-]- inches, instead of 47.16 or 47.32, the extremes given by Professor Smyth; show16
thus a difference of
If
it is

ingf ^

100

of an inch on his extreme.
that there is

(3.)

as stated

by Professor Smyth,

throughout the works the exhibition of two sets of measures throufih biased lines, let it be taken that while there
is

in the

dimensions of
07ie to

this
its

passage-way the
diameter, as seen,

relation of
it

circumference of

was

in-

tended to display the reverse relation, also, of circumference to a diameter of one, then
:

(!•)

314159+
53-05i6-f

X
:

2

= 6283184 -M2 = 52.3598-f

And, carrying
(2.)

out the proportions

feet.

47.48778+
term
is

::

52-3598+

46.8684+;

in

which the

last

the height perpendicular to the
to

incline.
(c.)

Suppose both of these measures

have been

in-

ferred bv the exhibition of their
results the use of

mean

values, then there
:

two

sets of

measures, as follows

(I.)

Height Height perpendicular
Breadth,

vertical,

53-05i62
to incline,

52.3598
46.868
41. i

47.4S778
41.66

of which the mean would be —
(2.)

Height vertical, Height perpendicular
Breadth,
of Professor

52.7057 inches.
to incline,

47.1778
4^^-39

" "

The measures
(3.)

Smyth

give like values, as

Height vertical, Height perpendicular
Breadth,
in 52.68, 47.16,

52.68
to incline,

to to

52.36 47-32
values.

47.16

41-41 to 41.61

where,

and 41.41,

this set of

mean

§

72.

Dimensions of Descending Passage-Way.

129

had it been intended, would hardly have been more nearlymeasured than thus shown. It is worthy of notice, too,
that the
portcullis blocks are in the color of the king's chamber, which, in its height, is a diameter to a circum-

ference of 60, the base of 360°, or time measure. Now, the measures of these blocks, as given, denote, in 53.0, the rethe very lation of diameter to a circumference of U7iity

change on which the king's chamber height is founded. There is much to be said in favor of these results. They grow out of each other, and are proportional to the pyra-

mid

relations

AC

:

C E.

In doing so, they involve three

relations of dimensions in this passage-way, and develop each relation , as it has reference to the actually measured one, with

the accuracy seen.

in perfect harmony in and about the structure

Besides, the germ of the measures is with the use of all the measures used
;

and gives the unit values of
:

di-

ameter and circumference of i 314159, and of I 318309 as relations, which, for extended cosmical uses, are used 20612, and 113 in the integral forms, 6561 355.
: :
:

There is a very strange coincident, and real natu{d.) ral relation, which goes very far to support, not only what has been said, but serves to strengthen the general scheme
as to the use of the pyramid measures, as co-ordinating thne and distance \2X\xq?.. This 53.05126+ feet, or 6'^6.'

61944+

inches, shows the relation of
(i.)

636.61944

^2=

318.309+,

or of diameter to circumference of 1000, or of one.

Take

the received value of the earth's equatorial diameter in miles, or 7926.6789+ miles. Square this value, and there
results
(I.)

62832238.3837+ miles above, and there results
(2.)

in area.

Divide

this, as in

62832238-^-2

= 3x416119.

Compare

this result with the relation of

a diameter of unity as an abstract one
(3.)

0.000017, 3141594 3141611 and this shows an amazing relation between the square of the earth's equatorial diameter in miles and the abstract relation of diameter of unity to
its

circumference

to

=

circumference, the exacti-

130

Construction of the Great Pyramid.

§ 72

tude being included in the variation of the measure of this
it the other way, passage, or between its limits. Take with Parker's ratio of circumference to diameter of unity,

While this is so, as and V31415942 X 2 7926.565 + has been seen, the other relation of circumference as one to d'lameter as 318309 was made use of to raise from 6 the
.

=

value 360°, or the measure, geographically, of this selfsame equatorial, as to its circumference, to make it coordinate with solar time value on the celestial circle of 360°. So, it thus seems that the above processes were likely used
as recognizing and making practical use of these relations. On assumption, then, with this showing, the measures of
this

passage-way are takenyi?r a mean value of, for 52.7058 inches. Height vertical, " to incline, 47.1778 Height perpendicular
*'

Breadth, and it will be seen that
(e.)

41.39
this intention

sions

was carried out. It is necessary to obtain some of the above dimenbefore one can make any study of the works con-

nected with the ascending passage-way, as to their relations to the descending passage-way, and to the mass of the

pyramid.

The

fact of the

dimensions of the descending passage-way be-

ing constructed on biased lines, the mean of which are given above, might be accompanied by a biased condition of the ascending passage-way so that a choice as to elevation of the foot
;

of the ascending passage-way, could be made between the extremes of 46.868 and 47.4876, the mean being, as has been stated,
47.1778.

For connection of the upper works, the perpendicular

§

73*

The Location of Ascending Passage- Way.

131
to

AC,

from the roof end of the descending passage-way

the floor of the horizontal passage-way to the subterranean chamber must be had in its measures. Let the values of

the lines in the diagram be as follows
(i.)
(2.) (3.)

:

perpend, to horizon, passage 37.9908 reason for this becomes manifest. Take the two relations of diameter of i to a circumference of 314159, and

B D, AB, AC,

Height

perpend, to incline,

47.30836 inches.

parallel to slope

lineof pyr., 48.30736

" "

A
is

circumference of

i, to

a diameter of 318309.

Their sum

632468, and their mean value will be 316238.
-4-

37.9908 inches,
.00352 of a use then is the

12

= 3.16590,

foot, to verify all

that has

showing a difference of been said. The

mean

of the abstract values stated

X

by

12.

SECTION

IX.

LOCATION OF INTERSECTION OF FLOOR LINE OF ASCENDING PASSAGE-WAY, WITH THE ROOF LINE OF DESCENDING PASSAGE.
§

73.

The dimensions

of the descending passage-way

give the juean measures,

A

52.7058 inches. Height vertical, " to incline, 47-178 Height perpendicular variation on the last of these measures, to locate the
is

as-

cending passage way,

taken

at

Height perpendicular to incline, 47.3083 inches. " 47.3000) (Professor Smyth's measure,

Having these data, the next step in order is to ascertain the point of intersection of the floor line of the ascending with the roof line of the descending passage-way. The author found a point in common between the [a.) measures of Colonel Vyse and Professor Smyth of the de-

132

Construction of the Great Pyramid.
;

§

73.

scending passage-way which point turns out to be of importance as to the location of the ascending passage-way. Colonel Vyse commenced his measures from B, giving
the total length

BD

at

3850 inches.

(The edge of the

roof stone B,
finish

is

a broken

and an uneven edge, and

for a

From projected beyond its present face). B, he says, to the junction of the first ascending passageway is 758 inches. Professor Smyth measuring from A,

may have

AB' at 162.3 inches, then from A' to C, that is, " from basement beginning to joint 18 situated up in a hole which is the continuation of portcullis blocks," (or of the " of first asupper line of the ascending passage-way), cending passage-way, and in their inclined line," 981.9
gives
inches.

— 162.3 — 819.6 inches. He gives 981.9 the distance from O, or joint 17, to C as 60.0 to 60.3, — 60.2 = 759.4 inches. inches then from B to O 819.6
by Mr. Smyth,
;

C

is at this is

point, or joint.

Then from B

to

C'

is

759.4 inches. be seen that the point O is at the junction, and Colonel Vyse says it is distant from B, 758 inches. This
it

Take

so,

It is to

seems to raise a common objective point of measure for these gentlemen, with a difference of 759.4 75S 1.4 inches which perhaps may be accounted for in their points

=

;

of beginning to measure, respectively.

It is

from these data

BD—B 0= 3850 — 758 = 3092 inches ^ O D.) From data obtained A C = 247. Colonel Vyse.933 = 9-943 — 119.70 feet. Standard circumference.4 247. a Increased by its one-half. or OC+ C C 1022.6 Together. 2d6i. and to the vertical axial line of the mass. a Parker (and pyramid) measure — viz. and the distance at basement beginning. -|- Let to be taken that this measure of 2061. or . 2972.4 inches. Colonel Vyse gives it. Difference.2 — 963. Angle B A C = 26° 28' 24^1 " " ACB = 63°3i'35"9 B=90° .6 = distance from O 3091. {b.7 inches.01 feet. as in inches.2 inches. feet. Let the distance C D.2 1030.2 = 119.0 . Colonel Vyse's measures of this distance feet. in this it many thousands •' of inches. 1030. then.8 By 3092. for the at 60.8 was intended. at once. -with relation to the base of the pyramid. Thislastresult suggests. be taken or 247. Floor line of ascending -passage-way.71 at. or. thought. to the levels of the queen's and king's chamber.01 Then for the distance C D. By calculation. or 5. it is 133 re- that. Professor Smyth gives the value O C measuring from the or 5.. 247.2 inches.2 + C'C 59.70 feet. 3091.§ 73- The Location of Ascending Passage-Way. + 4. D.933 feet .4 = 2972.2 (< or — 10 of one inch. would have been. 4 inches inches. 3091.8 feet. 4. the location of the point C can be covered.2 = 60.0 = 59.

lines.9908 inches no. one may say. Very great re- .16590 CH Then Note. 3. For the measures of the lines in the diagram. to CB + CH = BH = -|- for we being given at 247. as he ascended.419458 feet.5853 = — 100 = 13-5853+ feet. and being part of the same have the proportion.) " " " 64 : Now. This distance. — or the vertical elevation of the point A. or B K' 113. 736S71 feet. and A B = 343 7745. 419458 3.70 110. the base of the pyramid.) nected with the ascending passage-way. AC 113-58535 — To get B C and AB. e. : . reliance is had on the measures and results of Professor Smyth.2476.726871 feet. B H and. from H to K'. even increased. Then " AB BC will equal 221. then. : : 343-7745+ 153-2476+ =: 247. § 73. or intersection of the floor line of the ascending with the roof line of the de- scending passage-way above the base.70. in § (§ 72. con(c. 3437745: 307. 221.7273 :: 247.134 Construction of the Great Pyramid.70 But. His care and painstaking. as has been taken H K' will equal B K'. " 37. there are proportions be found there A C D B = 153. is 100 feet. as to the accuracy of his measures.

502 " AN + MR = 111. say. from the showing. From these angles. to project be3^ond the vertical axial line of the structure or this approximation would go to show that the south wall of the grand gallery and the vertical axial line Avere in common. .666 (4.) liance — AM ing passage.93728 " " 2.) AN = III. 26° 17' 37'' 63° 42' 23" . strikes the The angle L M R. the following are the values of the lines : M L R r= 63° 54' {(i. equals from.) NAM= distance 123.8379 inches.666 " LR= 69.66415 to be 251.§ 73- The Location of Ascending Passage-Way.9 feet.93728= has been shown 7 251. The angle The (2. to where south wall of same. distance from G to the vertical axial " line of the pyramid was Deduct GH. because so slight a variation was hardly to be intended.683 feet 26° 6' ML of length of grand it gallery floor line. At any rate.071 + 140. even to hundredths of inches. and AMN = 156. in feet.073 Difl^erence.48649 32. this is considered to have been the case. as elements to work by The distance of the floor of ascend(i.) (3.726871 4- H A + = 29. 07 1 feet 251. and.42377 will be 29. — of a foot. GH 2. with these angles. 135 is evidently to be placed in his results. The 37-99o8 [§ 72 {e-) (3) ]. to which distance AF is made . B this distance or 221. He gives.737 .) = AF= taken at NM= 54. or. or B to the axial line.413 " MR= 140.48649 " " " '* AF or 29.737 feet C H.

fully compensates for the detailed trouble of arriving at it. and located. which is 5184-000"'.) — LR= NM= B " " K' to base of pyramid =^ 13-5853 " or a total of 54.136 (e. Difference. 137. and they are so framed. Take the vertical distance of L. Take 4 times the length of the king's chamber. This value has already been referred to for 137. then. 1176 inches. 4 times the king's chamber length. .50980 137. circumference of 5184. 1000 of a foot. as to what it should be. of a diameter of a solar day value. and it is Compare these results — 137.502 feet as the height at which the floor line of the grand gallery strikes the south wall of the same. § 73.5098 -0095 " " " or 9 li ynay be taken.413 137-5003 69. or four-tenths the length of the descending passage- way. and this value is a diameter to a . result of this kind. A fitting so accurately to the uses of the Parker forms. passage-way.) Construction of the Great Pyramid.5097-ffeet. of values for the dimensions of the descending together . or 34-3774+ equal to X 4. are of a nature that seems to bear relation to the square of the earth's equatorial diameter . as to give this vertical height. that the intention of this height.5003 feet LK on the diagram. above (vertically) the base of the pyramid. are 1650. that it should be four times I the length of the king's chamber. on the south wall of the grand gallery. above the base of the pyramid (i. as enlarged on the stand- ard. zvas. or the characteristic value of the solar Here we can see a linking day.

. as applicable to these various locations. with other features .397 and the radius is 1072. an extreme.80445+ 309. § 54). it heads of {b.2 536. The standard base of the pyramid .) will serve to bring out the various relations indicated at the this section.. 309. where. A D=: 763. and now.3970502. as shown. standard 20612. to develop the measures of the king's chamber.40222+ and these . The discovery of an enlargement on the standard {a. together. and represent this geometrically.) measure.4074+. 763. of the elements of measure indicated are seen to spring from the use of one geometrical problem. in connection with a geometrical exhibition.4074074+ 31. as follows (i. The application of this enlargement on the standard has served.4074 1072. 763. by which there is obtained a circumference of tintty.4074. § 51. ABSTRACT GEOMETRICAL ELEMENTS. with these.943333980-I. enlargement 20626.(§ 470017 formula 43.feet. as per diagram.4074+ : : 06 = CD : It is seen that the diameter of the circle to represent this mean proportional is 763. growing out of a principle to — viz.3970502. diameter. As all is necessary to group the results springing from that problem.8309722491 + the numerically new diameter value to a circumference of unity. and =1486. feet. 6561. of which 486 is a mean -pro- pyramid. viz. to obtain — from 20612.80445 -f. it § 74. = height 486 feet to base side 763. circumference.§ 74* Interior Geometrical Construction. and find.) 20612 : 6561 : : I : 3183097224917. as the enlargement on the standard Take the standard measures of the for that base side. that is. is 763.) : 486 :: 486 309. to a diameter of 318+. 137 SECTION X. if multiplied by 24. becomes of greatest consequence in the construction of the pyramid. + = = measures are in reality a commingling of standard and en- . portional. the (i.

I — 3 — +— c has been shown that the width of the king's chamber an enlargement on the standard of 17.5647 Difference. for the proportion is of the same nature with (i.018 " (< These correspondences are thought of this line.12 y + 330.12. the passage-way level to the king's chamber. Radius value.3 = 536.17666+ feet. § 75. Let A be the edge of the great step. inches.3= Difference. as enlarged on 206. 536-42 inches.2647 + 330. or ten cubits. -1625 " Consider the king's chamber width as used for this purpose at the standard and then add the lengths 206. to show the origin . Radius above.) c Length of King's Chamber Level.3^ inches. •' This level length.40222 inches.5647 : AB as 330.138 Construction of the Great Pyramid. . and is 206. and south end of the grand gallery A B. 536. It is Professor Smyth this gives the measure : Add the two Compare lengths with the radius value above 206. in the upper § 75.402 . 536. . the width of the king's chamber. largement in (a).2647+ inches. and BC. 536.

3. and plan- etary orbits Elements of Dimensions of ^iccn^s Chamber. at 206. D. The white the king's of the queen's chamber may. 3302886 330. — (i. in connection with the Hindu system..108 As then — this is but a reduced form of the geometrical problem. This is a very strong corroboration of the truthAs fulness of all the measures taken as cJiccked hy tJiis result. as radius. as a radical standard measure..7. to D= D . 115° 02' I2"6. seen. which red. as seen the elements standard of measure of the outside shape. indicate a relation coming from the same source or elements with the measures of the exterior. " 122. then. Now. and the the C then.3 X 2 =gle C B E. inches. The form contains. in contrast with in chamber. and length B these are B and the and C find lines B.0066 of one ful exactitude of relation. tangents. that if this . displayed in the king's chamber..12 Professor Smyth — These There is given. 103. at 206. and this is taken to represent the angle of chamber = the The line C E correroof of the queen's chamber. the § 76. but serve to indicate the real measure of 206. thus showing a wonder24 . divided into 12 parts showing a measure of time and earth distance relations. the south with north and length of the room.018 of an inch taken as the correction of 330. and that the angle of the roof of is but a copy of the geometrical form and anThe angle C B E 57° 31' o6". as 330. On thQ west side. cosines. angles C. then we had the equatorial diameter of the earth as 7926. lines of the queen's This geometrical form gives also the grand outchamber. (§ 74).5766 inches. this result is the half the equatorial diafneter of the earth. 2S3 inches.06.0 to 206. and sponds gives this length On the east side. . 926S 330.2886. How for working out ! sines..3. § 74. . and this outside was clothed in -white as a color..§ 76. exquisite and exact this is. Interior Geometrical Construction. co-taitgents.5 to 204.) DB= CB = 65. is 139 JVote.282 ~ = — = inch difference. queen's chamber is is in tuhite. Take that it that this is so.

379+ inches and. and the circle of the queen's chamber. seems architect.4074 : 161. which are in measures enlarged on the standard). as to all but the heights from the floor. — On On the south wall. another element — floor.) 206. 226 to 226.021 rough and unjinishcd (which seems to show that the elements of measure as relates to the floor were not to be in the taken into consideration). inasmuch as the height jected as indicated in line re- by the unfinished the length east and west as as the diameter of the of which the extremes circle. to stamp them as correctly taken.5766 :: 763.). but these measures are so. . set forth — ject to the different measures raised by reason of the biased line. 227. become restored in terms of this geometrical problem.803 and 65.4 | Difference ( ) Thus the proportionate and basic measures of the queen's chamber.379. 227.5766. is. and of the gable.5 Compare this measure. *' " " E.4 the north wall. to copy the form in § 74. which is \ 100 of an inch . yet. Colonel Vyse gives the total . Subviz.108 in. in fact. east and west.379 227.379 " of incline of roof. 122. thus indicated. this does indicate the measured length.) Construction of the Great Pyramid. 227. 309-397 : § 76.803 + 65. with Professor Smyth's.12 Lengthof the room north and south.803. for Professor Smyth gives this measure at = . are 161. 65. or DB distance.5766 connected " " " to- gether under one problem.140 (2. as follows: (3. and in the use of the standard measures (as in contrast with those of the king's chamber. 227. & W. (one meas. would have a diameter of 161.. of this very chamber. all 65. agreeably with the basic or standard idea of the It is but right to say that there is a serious discrepancy between the measures of Colonel Vyse and Professor Smyth as to the measured height of the walls. Height of room Not only in the gable. the beautiful harmony and outcome of these measm-es from these proportions.5766 227.

It was shown that 1 13.). or 113 ' X = (See §62 («. it is most strange that in the Hindu personified representation of this garden. or Hebrew form.06 227.5. and 226. closely approximating 65. He gives the distance DB as 66.+ was a circumference to 36. known but it is strange that in the number 243 he has hit . or in connection with. 356 6561 : : 113 31 226. Interior Geometrical Construction. §87.6.) Now. or 113. and circle of . and there is 712 (which may : also be used as 217). and being the name of yacob^ who was the father of the division of the year into 12 and 13 months. or one use — 355 iDpT^. One such relation has just been shown.63. 141 height at 243 inches from the floor (or from some recognized mark or line above the rough and unfinished bottom). (a. which of itself is characterized by the number 7.5766 great pyramid taken at the standard. Reading the values of the letters of this word which Great it stress is laid in the is Mark the uses.4234. 712 226.§ 76.31 X 2. inches. differing from Professor Smyth's by inch of an difficult — an allowance very readily (It is to be made in the conditions of the room. and 243 =^ 177-55 to 177.46. 2 that two were used in the Garden of Eden. with relation to. which is the foundation measure of Moses in the construction of the Taber- Had these proportions been intended. that in this queen's chamber seems 1 13 to 355. . and the diameter would have been nacle. the gable would have been 65.) well to note here. considering the difficulty of How he took his measures is not obtaining this measure.5766. as the female time originating number. the Parker or pyramid relations 6561 to 20613. §86. which is extremely close to 355 X .62 356-115 113-355 It thus appears that 713 is a circumference to 226. 5153 X to be the use of the 4= Bible upon the word for hcel^ occurring of in the Garden does as Eden. a female is represented as bending the heel of the left foot before and touching the mouth of the pudenda.5 — = a diameter value of 113 X -5 =56. upon the exact numerical value of the half height of the 65.62 as a diameter.

in place of 66.142 the Construction of the Great Pyramid. or a circle of time [§92.4" It is 365.) is 355 X 6 = 213.9 244. 183. which Colonel Vyse takes to make up his 243.9 000. is hcadf had RA y ' and head.5? Mean. Hargrave Jennings. or 213. He takes the height of the walls at " 182? 181? 184. § 76.) ]. 245.4 inches. so. fastening him to the meas62.4 Mean. it now becomes " yes (or ycsus).) (<5. 182. for the gable height. He adduces and comparing the words made use of in the original. is 213.9 niean. thus becomes marked as the pudenda." One value of the words Garden of Eden^ as added. thus 713. is heel" or 712.2 244. ure 243. as are the ''feet in Isaiah vii. from " (or yah). Professor Smyth then works out 244 182. which show that there may have been some indication or mark noticed by Colonel Vyse.) (d. in this use.5 x 2 possible that this was intended as permissible. shows that the '•heel' is a euphemism. in Genesis. or as leaving an open value. page 332. where.5 Mean.4 244. Jeremiah xiii. is 177. and this is the height with the gable of When Jacob dd. in a variable ^ height. by Colonel Vyse. In fact." which is also the Hebrew word head. that where the floor is in the — = . 15.2 182? " 181. 243.2 000. it was to Js (or Jcs). (a. L.2 243. apparently bringing out the value 182. or 13-213. 20. " '* 244.0. week. Donaldson has a dissertation upon the word ^p V? Jacobs which is translated ' heel^ in Genesis iii. J^CVU'*'. in Rosicrucians. or t^X")' ^^ " y^^ (Ji^^ ^ form of man '). His exhaustive argument demonstrates that the part intended to be signified by the word is pudenda muliebria. the form of the in first word There is some confusion the methods employed by Professor Smyth. There is but this to be said. iii. and ' Nahum 5? his name changed. 22. says: " The late Dr. Independently of this he takes the gable measures at 245. or the heel.

) — Professor Smyth's measure of same. thus — (3.050 I5I9-35C*. comes from the geometrical formula (§ 74) {b.18. Then. giving the length of the passage-way to the queen's chamber. Any departure from accurate measuring. as above. that. averaged. and there results.217050. taken at the stand- ard measure of 34-3533-f-? was — (2-) 34-3577450' and this X 9 309. seems to but an enlargement on the value. would be a wonder in the practical labors of Professor Smyth. would not be at all a certain measure to be deducted from the gable measures. however.). 143 rubble. from 77.) 7 217. 1519. the proportions of the queen's chamber are produced.§ 77* Interior Geometrical Construction. it would seem that a set of measures on the sides.350 inches. (see also § 75). = The enlargement on the king's chamber. and evidently uneven.400 inches. the following.397050 is but an enlargement on the standard measure 309. " From (3) above. it agrees with the length of the passage-way from the north wall of the grand X = gallery foot to the entrance of the queen's chamber. . 309. the edge of the great step to the king's chamber. Raise this difference. (2.397050. and from the use of the values have weight. {a.) in the same problem. or from a sound judgment as to probable relations of parts. of an inch.350 Difference. Bearing in mind that the level of the floor. of 20612. The number 309. by a proportional use of the same. The difference is .) 20612 -f- 10306 = 30918. as fol- lows (4. to ^ieen''s Passage § Chamber.05 .397050 measure— (i. because one is not sure of a common -plane of measure. in standard is . If this be taken as 1519. as follows Add to the latter the half of itself.). taken in the center of the room. 1519. as to its kind.

differing further tested for the whole length.350 being used as a multiple of seven times this difference. it has something to do with seven of the spaces or stripes of the grand gallery. on Perring's plates of Vyse's measures. or the extreme of the g.35 is obtained is as stated. says : zontal passage from north wall of grand gallery to north wall of queen's chamber (inches). as to being marked off in certain divisions. in a measure. Hence. i *' South length of passage with low level. whole length of horipretty safely depended on. above the floor level of the king's chamber that is. very likely. while the rest of the . by a third ing been measuring carried on by rod lengths of 100 inches." then. from the gable of Campbell's chamber to the king's . There is a slight confirmation of the fact of 1519. whence this length and that. A still it further application of this is same geo- metrical problem. " North length. and havmore nowhere sets. measuring to mean place of the two cuts-off in grand gallery floor. Heights from Floor of Subterranean Passage -Way the Gable Roof of CampbelPs Chamber. can be made as to the heights of the various chambers terminating in Campbell's chamber.4 " One-seventh of the above. 217. be taken that the source may.) to § 78. i 217. would seem that this passage-way is seven times the difference between the standard 30918. 15 19. Professor Smyth two " The above measures for length being the mean of than 0. is.3 inch. Upon a careful examination of the angle of the roof inclines of Campbell's chamber. thought. it § 78. in its the closing description of the length of this passage. {a.8. without roof. That they are intended to represent this same angle. and the enlargement on the same of 30939705-I-.eometrical problem. may be Hence. It 216. and appears to be the same angle with that of the queen's chamber roof. it measures ii5°d=.144 Construction of the Great Pyramid. confirmed by the fact that. chamber level. of 1519.

which. " 5153000'" (the value of one circular day) 141618181.612 is {c. and there results — 4 (I.18.) taken to be in inches. which last is the measure giving rise to the point of intersection of chambers. Parker. and of the queen's chamber. 7h. 17. which. and multiply them by 9 34-35333+ X 9 309-18 — = feet. or the difference between one circular and one sidereal day. equals 27d. being days of 23h. the standard and enlarged lengths of the king's chamber." To this is to be added 4' 40" 46'". sults — 4 (2. agreeably to the of moon the earth over the value of a round passage time in the circular complete circle.) By the Parker time problem (i.482666+ 51' 23" . return is made. Referring to the geometrical problem (§ 74).1766+ X^= . where 20.612 X —= o 27.) 27. and there re- of — of one lunar month. Take. term has become the value of one cubit in and the last term has become the circular value Multiply by 10. 20'" each (5153-000'") and therefore 27.8266 '^^^ . (<5.§ 78. where the first British feet. up in the roof of this the descending with the ascending passage-way. to this 145 one. giving these identical values. chamber.4826664-.) — 20.7i7666x|-= -^^7^—. to the -white of the exterior. Interior Geometrical Construction. I say.day) 5184000'" (the 3183220164. as shown in § 13. (I-) (2.3774X9 = 309-397050^^^1. 28' 23" i'" 20"". is the exact time of the passage of the moon around the earth. which has been shown to be an enlargement on the standard of 309.) 274. Divide the Parker formula by 12. now. it is seen that the angle spoken of is made by use of the number 309397050. Mr. reduced to the proper divisions of solar X — = = time. is the exact value of the which. are in red granhe.48266 i.'~ value of one solar 333"^ 27.) 34.

318309 {e.) 763.) X 8 = 274.55. or standard width of king's chamber. the following measures comparison . 486 to 309. British feet. is .4074+ 486 :: 486 it is seen that this 309.8266+ feet.397+ is a rewhereby duction of the measure of solar time.397 is in the form : i for of .) — 206. term. or 8 times the length of the king's chamber.4355+ is that value which Mr. agreeably to Parker. reduced 763. by the geometrical problem 309. and the last has become of one 12 — Clear of fractions. see Appendix. It is also seen that while 763. the standard length of the king's chamber multiplied by 8 gives this very value^ or (4-) — 34-35333+ {d. (i. One-fourth of this 36643. o cubits in British feet. Take. where the has become lunation.397050. where the first term has become 120 and the last has become 10 lunations." on which he proceeds to give the exact value of the year in solar time. to 486 is in the form of I 314159. and there results 12 (3. But 366. is a measure of lunar time. iii. while to feet.146 Construction of the Great Pyramid.8266+. first § 78.55+ inches to a height of 486 feet. The standard circumference of the pyramid is 36643. raised to the value of 12 120 cubits. the time being in circular days. (As to the great es- timation of the Parker form 20612.826+. — X 4-= 274. over the value of a complete circle in space. 10 10 cubits. then.) — But while this result is so. or 206. Parker says is "the exact time of the earth's motion round the sun.4074+ the base side of the pyramid and. .) : I. — : : 274. .

(i-) 147 34-3533 X 9 = 309-18 standard. D sage C. or the standard length of the king's chamber.397050 — 274.397050.140766 feet . or 34-3533+' as a radius the inner circle (see preceding diagram). (3.4733.826+ feet. E jp. . A B..826 Now.4733274. Distance to base of pyramid. then — AD . while EB is taken to be the total distance from that gable to the floor of the passage to the subterranean. pyramid on which value the entire works seem to be founded.§ 78. 34.570383X this is 2 = 69. of the enlarged measure 309. with then (5. by the rejection of the number value of 216330.) A B = 309. and radius. E. and AC. Let Let (2. B C to level of king's Roof of Campbell's chamber chamber floor.) C as a center. Then. and taken to equal the height of the gable of Campbell's chamber from the level of the floor of the king's cham- ber . D. Distance of 2.) — make use 309. With C as a center.8266 = C E = 34-570383+C E as E E' . 34-3533 X 8 = 274.18. Space filled above C. or 34-3533 X 7 = 240.18 feet. CB 34. Interior Geometrical Construction. instead of the standard measure 309. E F.16330.3533+ feet.3774 X 9 = 309-397 enlargement. describe the outer circle — EE'=34. describe Then AB — BC = = 274.826 standard. Distance to subterranean pasfloor. then (4.) — 34-3533+ = 240.

163300 309. in From A to F.63823 dius becomes 610. probably is marked the subterranean chamber. to make up the perfect value of 309. E) (to base of DE= EF= pyramid). Thus it is seen that the detailed measures.140767 feet. Rejecting 216330 from the radius of the circle [§ 55 (^0]' o"" 610.509800 of subterra- nean passage). Height of Level of Passage to ^iccn's Chamber^ above the Center of the Sphere.39705.583183 for for. the dotted line. which is embraced in the angle of 115° (§ 76). at Take . 100. in -which the whole Pyramid is Supposed to have been Placed. as variously found. AB. save^ only. as taken. that ra- From this deduct 586 (the .42190. BC is chamber the filling of the king's level above the floor intersection of the line of the grand gallery.) Construction of the Great Pyramid. What is of the greatest significance seems to be the number value of 216330. and is marked on the diagram as D B (§ out and accounted •5833 » 74). where of a foot has been borrowed. Professor Smyth makes it this 7 inches. or rather taken from Professor Smyth's measure. § 79. (to floor 137.000000 2.397050 feet.). amount in the aggregate to the extreme of this geometrical problem.583183 CD = (§ 73. with the south wall thereof. as taken in (5. or •5833 of a foot. as to vertical heights.148 (6. is 309'397050 69. All the values have been worked the 183 of .42190 feet. 216330=610. § 79.

§ 79- Interior Geometrical Construction. the distance of. that while to north and south has been shown be — basic length 5153 X 2 ^ 103. as a straight line value.41300 i. there results a total of a wonderfully close approximation height of the king's chamber. or 486.0973 + . (i. Add the distance from bottom of subterra- nean passage-way. numerically. to and the above difference found be the 1000 of one.) : 113 : 355.0973+ is X 2 = 226. from base of pyramid to bottom of subterranean passage-way. Add from the base of pyramid to the level — height of = 96. as to the dimen- sions of the queen's chamber. or the factors 6 X 6. as shown — " 24. and there remains.6.02262 " or. where. as borrowed. where 19. as was shown. or 190.16590. as in the king's chamber. the object was to get 't. 54. 149 standard height of the pyramid. from the bottom of the subterranean passage-way to the center of the sphere (216330 rejected).0985 is proved to be a diameter to a circumference of 60.98583 feet.0001-f :: 36 : 113.96321 is. Let the formula be recalled from § 35 (3). 190. less the the passage.96321 to ten times the Compare the value 190. as follows (i. or 113 X 2 ^226. " The difference .1946. 71766 And or.42190 feet.) 113.06 its inches. one cubit.82530 of the intersection of the ascending and descending passage-ways =: IS-S^SSS " " " " Add height from this intersection to level of queen's chamber passage = Add. or twice the value of the area of the circle inscribed . fliis the distance vertical. in place of a circular value. or 100 3. just one of the lengths of the queen's chamber itself. It is quite interesting in this connection. Multiply this fourth term by 2. or 100 feet).

610.786850 2. The at sine of this as an angle of 30°. on the diagram [§73 (<^. 38°o8'45. it is thus seen to be 113 X 2 or twice the Metius diameter.) : Si7i. or base of the to grand gallery triangle south wall of same.) 190.992 2224."5 Sin.394 (( Or a total of .139570 Log. The rejection of 216330. or this very result. in the square. and add them.) way. (i. 381. Refer to the diagram.638234 feet.421904 1.)]. O D". 1687.7 17666 Enlarge this by one cubit.9517+ 9-995595 9-790754 2.985 19 0-963 3810948 The mean of these values is 190. Take the full radius to line of the It is sphere .139570 " Then making use of the formulation in § 56 (5.975+ feet. cast and west under the Parker forms. (3.150 Construction of the Great Pyramid. those of the king's chamber thus level.010 of a foot less than ten times the king's chamber height. And let this be a new radius of 612. and those of the base of grand gallery — — : From edge of great step to south (i. is -.975 feet.402 inches. " from this . and the use of a cubit (fl.. to that extent which it intersects the slope line of the pyramid. § 55 («. .) wall of the king's chamber (§ 75).216330 Reject <( And there remains 610. or .) MR 536.) = value of 1. 612.582009 as the value of the line of 30° to F. 81° 51' i4. but at This number 216330 becomes again manifested in very important measures viz."5 Log. § 79.). (2. thus arrived at by another the same time by use of the same rejections. or 190. calls mind a phase of the self-same nature in this strange work. Take the values found above.71766+ to produce these singular results. in its basic length 226 inches.

on the base line. And. for the Take a line equal to the standard length of the § 80.7037 feet. construct the exterior lines of the pyramid. the larger measure.394 or che appearance in this quarter of this remarkable numis an inch " ber.8 to 61 inches. which divide into four equal squares. in these additions a 151 But there has been lap of the length of the great step. which by Professor Smyth is meas- ured at 60. On this line raise a square.§8o. On A Braise as will also A F'.4074 feet. A Method of -placing a Salient Height Line Interior Construction of the Pyranzid.00 inches. feet. base side of the pyramid. Then F'D will equal 381. pyramid in the the standard F' measures. And the result in inches and decimals of 2163. A B = 763. Then C = 486 /n At D with — 2 ^the standard . Deduct 61. Interior Geometrical Construction.

). . 4 inches.) upon what has been done or ex- hibited. " " 73 [a. or — 119. to § 81. the results answer absolutely to the Briiish measures as . 1. has been reproduced in measure after measure. 119.70 feet. as just work of § the pyramid.1941 obtain the distance 247. to point of intersection of the floor line of the ascending passage-way. All which goes to show.152 Construction of the Great Pyramid. requires a deduction from a primary value.7 feet. more meascoffer it is and as of the descending passage-way relations thought that all has been shown that is necessary for this work. in angle after angle. An shapes.7037 Difference in excess. . then. and in general relations of parts to parts all.8. to close the effort at reconstruc- in their subdivided parts. from the foot of the roof line of the descending passage-way to the or 34-3774 X F' is equal to 381. of i-i94 feet. 81. but Now. ures and harmonies could be shown Many — as of the . and from this there was deducted 3091. = 247. that probably all the interior vertical height. so that. the pyramid structure. shapes. it is thought. one may say. ber was shown be four times the length of the king's chamber taken as enlarged. let the reader reflect (i. its outside and as to its inside works and measures and proportions. thought best tion of the great pyramid at this point.7037 feet. (2.) with very beautiful geometrical displays. It is is to be obtained by use of squares. D In § 4= — 243 137-5096 138. little and great.4 inches. (3. of this point was by a deduction from the primary value of ii9'4 inches.4= 2972. The distance of the remove. as to A abstract elemental relation of geometrical special numerical integral relation is shown. to get a particular To obtain a like remove shown.) as applying to the notation and working together of these With this relation. we had the primary distance 3091. as connected.8 to get the point desired.

and numerical elements applied to geometrical shapes. if derived from the sun. liberal with " No one will App. These and many other notions were doubtless borrowed from Egypt. and that Pythagoras or his followers suggested. is true. co-ordinate one with the other. to which the Greeks chiefly resorted. says for a moment imagine that the wisest of the Greeks went to study in Egypt for any other reason than because it was there that the greatest discoveries were to be learnt. wliat more.§ 8i. The same may be said of the principle by which the heavenly bodies were attracted to a center. then it must be admitted that all been set forth has depended upon the work. Cicero. As to what the extent of ancient knowledge modern opinions are becoming more and more increased research. according to Aristotle. taught by Democritus and by Anaxagoras. on the authority of Theophrastus. the former of whom studied astronomy for five years in Egypt. .' the astronomers of those days. by a practicable. cal construction. and mentions himself as a disciple of the priests of Egypt. fact that the earth would otherwise intercept the light. vii. Rawlinson. in : . certainly known to him. But. and impelled in their order. or from the current opinions of the Egyptians and Babylonians. really was. as to the pracis architectural work. derived from the Mr. or the moon's borrowed light. architect tical Surely. It only rea general sense mains to discover those curious underlying laws for cosmi. from no previous experience. is that it is just as certain that his mathcfuatical. a Pythagorean. and geographical. the diagrams and intentions of the have been displayed and set forth. unit of measure. Parker. the theory of eclipses. Interior Geometrical Construction. and the proofs of the earth being round. measuring intents have been disclosed in and even more than that. or the proof of the milky way being a collection of stars. and. the theory (we now call Copernican) of the sun being the center of our system or of the obliquity of the ecliptic.. 153 taken. and astronomical. by which the sizes cosmos could be so outlined that the and times of planets could be numerically notated. having also been in Persia and Babylon. chap. and of the Magi. of John If this statement that has A. speaks of Hycetas of Syracuse. realizable.. then. Book XL. from whose early discoveries so much had been de' rived concerning the heavenly bodies.

agreeably. having their origin from the intersection of the floor line of the descending passage-way with the sloping side line of the exterior. the Pythagoreans. if it chanced to militate against the it hidden knowledge. evidently did lay at the base of the famous Egyptian and Pythagorean systems. if possible. and the earth. (a. is was that this kind of knowledge was of the friestly caste.) In terminating this effort at reconstruction of the it is well to give symbolic representations.154 Pyramid Symbolization. and his proble?n of three revolving bodies. with their . being one of the planets. and makes day and night. would trouble The discourage any theories tending to the truth. greater part of philosophers say the earth is the center of the system." etc. and that so accurately. that it seems it can be safely said that this work exhibits the restoration or reconstruction of the general way. in a plan and measures of the to be discovered being the of elaboration of his minute details thoughts and measures. SECTION XL PYRAMID SYMBOLIZATION. § 82. § 8i. rotates about the center. tested in such various ways. though the round its own axis . make any one recant a pretended discovery. This heliocentric system (having been lost) was finally revived in Europe. and would. to the architectural original designer particularities or — what is left pyramid. for this caste. close themselves. yohn A. pyramid. has been shadowed forth. maintain that fire the center. with its power of influence. having the same idea respecting the earth revolving in a circle and Aristotle observes that. and therefore was utterly unknown to the world. who live in Italy. Thus the lines of the admeasurements of the interior work of the pyramid. but the very nature and groundwork of the knowledge itself. not only how extenHere. Parker's tnethod of quadrature. sive and valuable this knowledge was.

inches. 486 feet. another set of elements is obtainable.65-I- 610. Whereas. 546.) the height is one of the extremes of the geometrical prob74 (3. This is circular elements one.. — base 2 45S0. 6561 inches. — base diagonal. 4123. — base side. of inal seen in § 55 (a. circle three. 309.) of one are : Height. Radius.00 343-^5 345-55 . The elements of two Height. as has been shown. The elements (i. or one hundred times the length of the king's chamber.44-}- " " " 429.inches . 3712. 4146.78 feet.416-I- " " — base diagonal.72 2 Radius. 607.60 " " Where where lem. as to its . the full circumference of base of one 8 is 5153 41224 inches. — base side.76 inches. § and these elements are derived from elements in (2. the circumference of the pyramid proper is X = 5153 X 4 (= 20612) X is ^— are : 36643.63+ " The elements of two. governing the inferior work of the pyramid proper these elements are those of . elements.39 2916. 2 5153 7287. that the orig- pyramid from whence the real pyramid of the Nile springs. 2 2 " " " 243. and on this the pyramid proper (2. 6513. 5832 side. 6477. out of the elements circle fwo.47 : " " 542. (( The elements (3.). is directly constructed from the original elements of relation of diameter to circumference of a circle.28-I- 7327. On whose elements are the lines of this original pyramid springs another. of /wo.84 Radius.) These are the circles whence the complete pyramid.§ 82. In § 74 (^.44 " 38170 539-8i " " " — base diagonal.55-j.) of three are Height. are taken from the elements of one.) constructed.). its Pyramid Symbolization. It is 155 meanings.75 feet.

which is a reduction by scale of the cubit value in terms of the British foot. plication as they stand. or else a pentagon^ or the pentapla of Solomon . and. therefore.71766-J-. one within the triangular representation of the pyramid con- tained. whose or one and here the denomination of this one is or . other. is ure taken as inches. and put together. tions on each other. the perfect circumference value. This difference of i or for a right line^ as signifies a solid unit or cube. for working out the co-ordination of tifjie with dis- tance relations. and for original meas- — | — — . as follows (I. This has been before set forth the diflerence is that here the scale is reduced from the least tinit measure^ viz. with the then. This reduced form of subdivision is actually to be found in the coffer measures of the king's . as regards 113. the fourth term a dia?neter or straight line value. they bear a beautiful differential relation to each the sets While two of values. and each edge (there being 12) will be of the value of 1. springing from 6561 to 20613. as will be seen hereafter. giving the measures of the heavens and the earth. that of the inch. or is a cube of an inch to the | . 6561 : : essentially connected together. the elements of a perfect circle or circumference. Take off the value of the 20612 onto the edges of this cube. are and are in some way but variaand 355 carry with them by ima decimal as value. but the triangle would be more pertinent.) ^ ^ 30612 r- : : '\^K ^^^ : 112 is — — 20612 3061 it In this last formulation.. (i5. 20612 implies the entire pyramid scheme.) the plane measure of the square^ of the base of the pyra tmit of is derived. .156 Pyramid Symbolization. 20613. which. the straight line one^ or of the value of an inch cubed. so that 113 other. the triangle and circle represent the elements from whence amid. edge is 20612. edge. Now measure is desirable. and 113 355.) / N : 6561 : 2o6i3 ^ r 61^61 ^ :: 113 : 355 - gi^ 1 (2. While the triangle represents the pyramid. The symbol. for translation of geometrical combinations of shapes into their proper numerical equivalents. yet. § 82 outside^ and as to its inside^ is fitly framed. springs from 113. | . and this difference is implied in the Jehovah or mn* value. should be of three circles. is seen to differ from ofie unit as a straight line (or diameter value) one^ by just of the de- nomination of 20612.

' : it is kabbalistically said that the ten is the one. taken asfeffzale. again. or the perfect one. or fonah. or ten. which was the H. becomes Jehovah). 10 = i. 10. by the fsh use. fsh. but one.) is This an abstract ^^r/(7C/ circular and circular area value. With the Hebrews.175 inches.71766 is the cubit value reduced to the scale mentioned. which. and the ten . But these two. But o was esteemed (as female) to be have i ] o.) (10) the unity (i). as a male. equal to the word for a. But. 1. is di. or letter — 10 . denoting the word fah or fehovah. as separated as a primal conception. Pyramid Symboltzation. therefoi-e. or the perfect ofzedenoted by the Hebrew letter . | . as. was taken by i. or the this 10. meaning what has been said (among other things) for * stands for i. (Hermes xiv. the picture would be of as a circle. God created things. " Kabbala This number 10 says is the mother of the soul.717666-f- X 75- = 90. which will derive perfect^ yet combined.K. it under another form. or . or O 10. together.1774 90.5 and .. from whence. Thus can be seen the magnificence of the value. But add . which is the perfect line and a form of one. and John the Dove. or.. as as a straight line of the denomination of 20612. the one. were of 10. the male.5. because the exactitude of the Jehovah diameter value lays in the implied use. I should make one. | as a straight press this value by symbol. which (c. and at the same time expresses the value of ten. and o. the female. yet it was. " where 1. To exis shown to have been the case otherwise. parts arranged together. with the Hebrews. and the light and the life are there united since the number one is born from the spirit (in the New Testament. e. or the letter ^ raised . The reason primal one contained all the elements oi generation. is Now. two. and the one is the ten.§ 82. and we Again. 157 chamber. unit value.. or the wo7nb letter. malefemale was . seen." The of this definition can be made obvious. for instance.. by Professor Smyth. again. one line of that measure. all the rabbins say. a sacred letter. spirit is John the Dove. and I contained (a circle) as a female. 57. | O interrelation of I i = 10. thus the unity (i) has made the ten (10). quoted from Sod. and therefore included the male idea and ihe female idea in itself Thus. p. and each of these parts was necessarily—. as combining in itself was susceptible of division into two parts which itself.

) And this shows that the mother idea was. Now.5 (113. as opposed to O.0. this amounts to 56.5. or 5 — . by this equivalence but. as malefemale. womb of 5 — o. as seen. which thus assumes this the eqtiivalent of pj. it nevertheless conceals within itself is . and XV\T\ is vah. and in exact harmony with. or H feminine. Therefore. niH i^ the female. we have to 20612.^ multiplication. and its values were 565.) Then. or. Jish. e. the in another form. or womb == mn> the female part of Jehovah and this. or fcjninine. Thus. or «. pj.5 X ^ all. here. is 10. for primal emptiness out of which reality sprung: is allied to. as 56. which is Bohu. 565. the primal one. 10 ^ 565. the harmony. (And this concealment same idea bined.5 10 (as a form to show this) 565. "^HD? or Muth. or " 5 ifiaji^^ X = mil)? Catholic conception is right. as 56. we have man ^113 .158 to Pyramid Symbolization.5 X 10 ^ 5. 565. or — ^. by the letter forms. by 10 equals 56. But as the parallelism must be maintained to preserve the unity of the God-head.5 to .5 X or Eve. multiplied by . the letter J. the female. or j (for . the perfected form becomes 10. because raised frotn a feminine source.5 or n)» is equal to 113 X -5 = 56. X which is a straight and therefore. diameter {phallus') to a circumference of 355. which. § 82. oxjish. where we have 5 o. where. we have T\'SiV '> JK^A after all. and that the Roman the value 113 (because 113 line or diameter value. JlID* or Venus. 56. is male. mother. where 113 is man (a straight line or phallus value) muland this. and because its value is 56. completed. yet so springs that this because. being so on its word face. and nu?nber form com\}i\^ flux word is Nun. o. in itself. was named. which word and values are considered But 565.5 X **? the or TWHi 5^5? female. the perfect one. tiplied by Hi or the womb value or Jish. pj) multiplied after 10 TX\T]'^i the great name. is XV\T\i or mUN or Jeho- word form as the eqtiivalent for the tnalefemale uses above shown. and yet its separated cortdition^ we have the values. by completing the i. or % having vanished or concealed itself.5. display is. and o feminine.. equals 1*)J..5 (or fsh. As seen. "Cae female part of the great word Now. : . matt Si the ^ equivalent of the samCi with '^y\T^^> which also equals 565. X = for 565. or «. or from . This woman') it O. ". or pj). or word form. or reproduces XV\T\i or the phallus is thus concealed in the primal emptiness or 7iothingness. another scale of value. How form For while we have the it full is exceedingly beautiful the form niri~*5 ^s male^ evanescent. and was the word Nun. or : primal with 6561 when 113 355 is compared circular element. (d. after all. as the is fsh.

. therefore.) It . is also the seen that the perfect one. Pyramid Symbolization. or (the values being added) 3i8-|-. As H H but would take up too much space to go into particulars word XVXV should be placed in the darkness. or 20612 to make the But thus. while jfehovah expresses ihi?. the is phallic form and use. it would S to a circumference of one.1— =ii'?. The involution of the Parker and Metius forms seems to be in the queen's Besides this. . and. I S. as 565S derived from 113 -5 565. the chamber in the pyramid. or ihe perfect one. hence. should reside as issuant from the (c. 113 '5 5^-5' ^^ TVST] 113. as hermaphrodite one. as originator of measures. X ^ this value: but 56.*7"^n») 113 565. the 1 159 where the .5 10 necessary therefore. it could be shown that the Word. the i. two words of vvhich fehovah is composed. '> this is Jehovah wherefore. perfect one. the necessity is a straight line one^ a denoi7ii7tatio7t 0/20612. So. and 56.§ 82. = X = X '^ 355. or tJ^n*.. necessary .-- 20613 7 ^ clif- fercntial is a one straight line {jyJiallus') of the denomination of and this is thus seen to be the perfect circle {yoni). around the borders of which an intense light. forms. through the Metius use it also expresses a larger diameter ' value. and Hovah was Eve). that in the symbol 10. as another symbol. I diameter give is a Jehovah form. and jfehovah has of been shown to be this. (Also. takes form of birth origin. // is also to make X = TV\TV But '. and in made up of three circles —one within mUS as the this the word originating one of all things. So the perfect symbol the other — a triangle inscribed. above the brightnes of the sun. So. ' . make up ^ 2061 ii-^. ^ as 112 — 1 20612 -^ . it is also necessary to make tip this value.5 of to circumference is diameter where (= . under the Parker value . as the birth originator was the membrum virile. make up (for the it * the original idea of male-female.

fish letter.i6o Pyramid Symbolization. to cube but must combine male and femple in one so it takes 8 make the next larger perfect cube.5 is the origin of (IJ a womb . because J is 5 only enlarged from J^. applied to Noah. in the ratio . this would be expressive of \ki^ great word. the expression of this will be ^J"^ I-nch. The value of H is 8. would give us his name as Now. and that of H is 5. may be in fact. larger cube from 5 : = or 5 X 10 = 50. This figure is. or a Jehovah cube). they had to be eight. taken as a cube. it i. to- be = . To make a perfect productive one. Jehovah and Noah are equal. by contraction. and yet a perfect OJie result^ if the originatcube be used eight times. . the Jehovah form. and for this reason there is no change determined on the value of 5 (as H) by the use of ^ or n. whereas it is f^j. . the result is another perfect cube. where the concrete form is " Jah (or Jehovah) is (or equals) Noah" or. and very beautiful symbol. is used to get \\\e. But birth neces- womb. and so. of pyramid triangle. or 10. The j. with its diameter line. and. Jah-is Noah. ing combining the two opposite or separated capacities for production within itself This is exemplified in the family of Noah. each of whom had these two so that the duality preserved. HH the values. or Jehovah. or T\^i which is the British inch — that cubic one above shown forth. they were.5 -|. as nun. as including the ark of Noah in the pyramid symbol. or a unit one.. Then. as its letter Hi its sign.. and the would make one of 10 to the side. bearing the form of an open book but this is more appropriate. or 565. inis drawn across the circle. § 82. the origin of the Hebrew letters jf and ^. or . by symbol. as one. may be supposed to represent the word John^ and should stand on the 'western or autum7ial side of the celestial circle?) If. or pj. would again express the number 10. whose face will necessarily . Another. as they entered the ark.o. birth number. To combine and female. was the symbol of the 8 signifies the use of 5. or n. The number 5 was the .5 Jehovah is also a unit one. a diameter line itself.5. might be placed in the stead of the word. and by this method was z. is 8 . Showing the Noah glyph to be a Jehovah one. form. that of an oblongs or two squares. or one equals one. as shown and this. as (or 8-5. everything made by the Creator was a perfect one. where is — Take . perfect cube. Note in that this this.5 X 10 50. The number sitates the two opposites of inale to be in itself perfect. viz. In the Hebrew conception. nn of great importance. eight others make up the equivalent larger one. and thus the circle. to fructify. by cutting it in two.

in fact. or . the ciphers may be dropped by Hebrew usage. clearly under thing evident that our English word inch is. viz. the circle divided by of the perfect one. The pyramid is built on the British inch.). again. or Peter. or Eve portion of the year. and to a factor base of 6 36. stone. then — 3. for AB is the standard base side of the pyramid. we run directly back 6 to a Jehovah use.'' i. and 36 = El-h^ or the letter H? or J -(2. and B. literally. which. CD the standard height. or (1^"% shown . It results there displayed are through geometrical proportions.) 125 450 = 450. and 318 was a Christ value. took the idea of the birth of time. with the angle C B E. so. or n = 45» * So — the characteristic value of the cubical contents of the ark Once. would be year. and the is D . is (i. the perfect 318-I-. § 74. or dark. they signify I-nck. number 10. 360 -^ is (3-) 8. but 10 and this. this only changes the value by ciphers. are seen to enter into the aggregate height lines. etc. in a sphere. T\)^-> ^^ Elohiiti^ while 125 equals the Hebrew word |^{<. then. while the lo-voer half would be the niH.. from the combination of the Hebrew unit designations. i6i gather.). therefore. The The ark of Noah was. If J is taken for T]. woman nifl^ and is the male — together. has been seen that the commencement of the pyramid proper is by means of placing an ideal pyramid.1111% while. § 83. or. the indicate also itself. all the pyramid elements of construction are dis- played . and which. in is a circumference to a diameter of one form.000 equivalent). problem. I-nch. as the Garden of Eden. The base of the interior construction is seen to rest upon In that the geometrical problem displayed in (5. or. I § '^2>- Pyramid Symbolization.. = or 36. mH^ would the ferfect year. X = as will be shown. The Trowel Face. the upper or sunny half would be ^.5. As the perfect a horizontal diameter line. as of ^eyear. 300 in dimensions — cubits. is the Garden of Eden form.) X 50 X 30 cube of . § 82. instead of enlarging. (its 125 . Jah and Noah. can be taken as smaller subdivisions. in fact. The constructed on the elements of (i. to denote the sepathe symbol rated functions. abn. . here. in this form. is the expression of the same another style of setting forth. It seems.6.

: And inclined her heart to thee so that she fostered thee in her bosom sorrow We will suffice . and C are but reductions from the original forms AD D by Mr. the new form displayed would be that of the mason's ally.8148+. Parker. . and the king. the workmen would be beset by the powers of the realms of darkness.i62 Pyramid Symbolization. a voice. with their frights. like the following which were given to Hasan El Basrah in his terrible trials "I moththine affair at the time when thou wast in : disposed er's thy womb. and inclosing the extension by the lines A C. and scares. even over the Efreets^ the yinn. and A E. the wise man. Moreover. would afford to the mason rise. this is valuable for tions. But even here. § 83. the proportion of C D as given A C B E. As against these. AD X and is = . and chambers. and of goodness. lations of the elements the whole elaborated plan of his work with the refrom whence these plans took their It was an old tradition that in the accomplishment of any great and good work involving the more abstruse and recondite knowledges. he had to summon up an amazing amount of lesisting force nor could he do this unless by the assistance of the unseen powers of . and arise : we will aid thee in thy enterprise. B E. As encouragement to the failing power and courage of the master workman. in terms. and horrors. light. the master workman would protect his work by the display of the seal of Solomon. symbolization for by doubling AD. trowelface : so that a trowel constructed after these proporand on the scale of the British inch. roof lines of the interior levels. submit to us. on whom the whole charge rested. thee in matters that occasion thee anxiety and So. or 763. The shape of the inclosed figure could be changed so as to display the exact pyramid standard relations for by doubling the line A D. and in the exact numbers of height to twice the base side of the pyramid. and the Jann. the exact proportion. like as the Bath-Col^ Daughter of the Voice^ would come. C B. Architectur. : 2 is that of diameter to circumference of a circle.4074 X 2 1526. of truth.

or paraphrase. § 84. circular purely . in their representations of them. because it was perfect in all its proportions. passed down in Succoih. entrance to the temple faced toward the cast. when Solomon was about to erect the temple. circle and thus conveyed in Succoth. was that of the diameter of a cially meant the unit measure of a sur/ace. 6. The Temple of Solomon. states that Kabbalistic tradition. the description in i Kings. but rather a targum. by placing the bung-hole of a cask.) The house. however much he might vary the style of architecture. The Details of Dcscriptiott. The ground plan. The " round cubic measures. (3.) From the descrip- tion of the Tabernacle . and specific. or one of the. 163 CHAPTER IV. by placing the name mouth of the well-hole in this tnoiith " and the " bung-hole were circles. The (i. or cube-solid.§ 84. on Kings and (4) from Jose^hus. The Israelites converted circular and spherical measures into square and " name upon and. having a Hence the definition of the architectural idea of construction is it espeor squareright-line. plain.) description of the temple measures are to be graded : in the following order From the Book of Kings. ^' (a. thentic.) From the Book of Chronicles. is This ground plan has three concise. ''Bayith. to the As distinctly separated parts : (i. (2." (2.) and the holy of holies was in the extreme west end. and Solomon could do no more than to reproduce it. values of the name "Jc- kovah. it is said. it. THE TEMPLE OF SOLOMON. again. not so au. he to build found the measure wherewith of 'Jehovah^ XXS'sV upon digging the foundations ^ th€ round . value. if this was the channel of the tradition. It will be shown that the.) .

2 Chronicles. of the same dimensions as to the length. is also lined with gold. the house. chapter verse 4. the temfle. the length thereof 60 cubits.) The forch before the face or door of the temple. before the face or door of the house. gold the base Here. olaum. then. 10 cubits the breadth before the face (or door) of the house. height to was = What the inclosure of the temple. before This gives. 20 cubits was the length before the face of the breadth of the house. for the ground "And 40 cubits was the house. and Here. going to show that the connection of these gold lined rooms had to it Josephus says there equal in making a total do with the distance of 120 cubits. 60 cubits ." Verse 17 says: is to say. in the house and temple inclosure. and the door of the temple part into that oi the porch. It may have been an intermediate court like . and he overlaid it within with pure gold. of the porch. one length connected with another. The temple. iii. the length of the tabernacle and court inclosure. and the height an hundred and twenty (120) cubits. or open vault of heaven." There is. and the length of the -porch. bayith. or emplan. or a total length of 120 cubits. braces. or bottom of a height of 120 cubits. 40 cubits. the temface (or door)." Verse 3 says: *'And the porch before the mouth or door of the temple of the house. 20 cubits. height (30 X 2 120 of cubits. ^^Hecal" (3. that its ple. in front of the temple. as distinguished from the house. hayith. As to the porch. part was. htcal. ^'-Olatim" Verse 2 says: "And the house which King Solomon built for the Lord (Jehovah). the length was according to (or agreeing with) the breadth of the house. it is it was one-half the width of the most holy place. the temple part. hecal. of 100 cubits. . and the breadth thereof 20. olaum. and then doubled." observable that the holy of holies was lined with at the extreme end of the length of 120 cubits. hua. § 84. is not specified but it is simply stated that the door of the house opened into . a superstructure above the house 60).164 The Temple of Solomon. and the height thereof 30 cubits. says: "And the porch that was in the front.

menfore the house in the temple part. or here. The interior was closed against light. between distance a the before fact of its being house. when. vault of the the a to was court open looking ple. 36 cubits. 165 the the court of 60 cubits before the tabernacle structure difference not being either case. by is became of the altar of incense? Of the table for show bread? Of that for the golden candlestick? These supposed to be placed in the most holy place before the vail. likely. the house and the porch. in the west end of the house. or. was 40-|-6o= in the of the lengths. surrounded and heavens. as there would be no space around it. white^ or silver . of the sun in general. part of the court before the tabernacle.§ 84. contrasted with the brazen sun of winter . now. as stated. and in the other 60 cubits long. 6. Jachtn. which. again. tions this as in the forefront of the house. 16. entrance. it built in ivhite^ or the color of Inside. then the only further change of arseems to have been simply in the location of rangement the brazen sea in the northeast corner of the house inclosure. as in the tabernacle. earth the of red. placed under roof. and they girded 12 holies cubits. in 100 cubits. 64. which. or the — I of 360° . but in the one case sum the court The tem40. was on the south side. and this is again It could not be located within implied in i Kings. or the sunny part of the year. it. as the temple part. which was Josephus. and was in the blackness of darkness. . located. was red cedar. The holy of was to a cube of 20 X 20 X 20 cubits. these colors were typical golden. what But other inclosures. The Temple of Solomon. the of side north the on They were 18 porch to cubits in height each. This the house. 8. This. according the ether. — . bayith. together. according says that there were two pillars — and Boaz. to be involved about and in lined with It Josephus. the great brazen altar being located be2 Kings. or as. as the proper place for the ark of the covenant (or the meetIt is thought that ing together of two opposite principles). gives i Kings. Five colors seemed was. 14. was lined with orange gold.

it will be seen that they are represented as closely one as the scorpion. or to place seem be originated. to seize. ^ == 200. . after a fashion. On looking at the zodiac signs for yune and October. fitting it for such a usually assigned. aV — two answered. or anything. the place of covenant or o( meeting. of the womb. are The word comes from !l*ll!) really not proper to the term. by placing a pyramid (3. grasp means quality (as a griffin or eagle). by the placing of the cherubims. meaning -prehensile. to be no especial meaning to this word. These cherubims were 10 cubits in height. In one sense. as to its cubical There seems contents. for the zodiac. they may be taken It is used as the hooks barring the opening of the sistrum. because of its of closing upon something. or a total of 222. and stood with outstretched wings of 5 half the space over 10 cubits. as man. 'each touching. cherub. as spanning half the space over the ark of the covenant. The condition of the room as to colors would to indicate time and earth measures. of the nadir. guarding the way to the tree of life in the center of the space. and the other as the crab . angel. the wall upon . real value of the The = — cubits in length. that seizes with its circular also the word grab. and also the where those earth measures were to be found. moon and black. of the night. place. fierce. these pecially used as to the Garden of Eden. just as the cherubims stretched over and embraced the covenant or meeting of the two halves of the ark. This word is esin fact. The The meanings = Carab. with its talons. as stretching over or embracing the two cubes representing that quadrant of the year between cancer and scorpio./ its numerical value.i66 color ^ of the The Temple of Solomon. as to each. : § 84. It is the British word crab. 20. alike pincers . as down in the depths at the center of a mass. though perhaps proper enough. as closing the fingers upon something.) in a sphere. or a bird Carab. holy of holies was divided. ^ 2. it as -with talons. and. in the dark like finding a starting point of construction . or between talons as substantive. and the same use is here made as for each one spanning word is which D is thought to be /.

to embrace the distance befeet.§ 84. was to represent a reduction of the circle of 360°.918 inches. ^ and the length of the ark 2 12 =25..765 The showing 20. of the birth of the year circle. this . Underneatii the meeting or covenant of the wings was the division line. to give the standard measures of the vertical axial line of the pyramid. as q^ij^ for otherwise similar word which means . and between the base and subterranean (§ 78).918 feet. and qS«)j. or 36. for. or olaum.. either of separation or of meeting of the two rectangular solids of the ark of the covenant (signifjdng the two sexes). divided by 10. feet. each opposite. in the midst.) the of the Tcmj^le Pyramid. is a matter of conjecture . Comparison of the Afcasures of {c.612 girth of the pillars was 12 cubits that the circumference was in terms of a per- = of the heights. 18 cubits zvith those (i. side. As to these applications. be taken for the by the interchange may. This view is partly confirmed by the name given § 72. and the tip 167 one of the wing of the other.) As to the ////«r5.612 -|- 10. The Temple of Solomon. rulable. or the North. but it is strengthened by the fact that Boaz was the representative of Typhon. or porch this is of ^^ for ^. or the dark or winter part of the year. — — is 25.765. to the location. they are each noted If the conjecture is right. one entered the temple as 18. and as a division of the standard : and 180° or would indicate the half. and then the measures of the time circles about the see sun made by this very equatorial. tween the top of Campbell's chamber and the base of the pyramid. This the through is gateway of the descending perfectly paralleled by the qualities it involved both the circuas the in pyramid. 30. and fachin was the fect circumference value. and these are the numerical values. = 20.306 or 30. passage-way lar elements and their application to the measures of the earth in its equatorial value of 360°. by its diameters in miles. Whether the sum circle of 360°.

" The fools did not know that the Aion (Aeon. of all construction. as extending from the base of the pyramid point C. time without end. or 20 cubits x 2 40 cubits. 9. 120 cubits. and as it implied also the full numerical value 20612. being constructed from it. lengths. or 60 -|. the standard width of the king's chamber. (3." (Proverbs viii. ft. marking the center point of the chamber king's region (refer to § 78). 76. This cubits. or 206. time {mi(All from time). or Spirit. while the together.12 feet.1766+ feet. eternity. There can be no mistake as to the sameness of intention as = 12 feet. with a radius of 34-3533+ f'^^t.706 feet. is 68. or the standard length of the king's chamber in the pyramid. V. vi.). § 84. or 206. (The value 206.766+ beautiful to the The temple and house feet. 12 It was 10 cubits broad. revolving or Age.i68 The Temple of Solomon.2 inches.q. word. after all.." "The ( Oidoniini {Aeons).7066=206. then. or regards these like measures. as to = 100 cubits = 171.) (2. holies the most holy of plus holy place.509 standard measures). is 206. 12 'feet. thus composed. from the earliest hadmi) of the earth. From the base of the pyramid to A is 120 cubits (taken at the 68. — inches.) The -porch. age) is not any essence {pusia) existing. and Jetzira. that so familiar value of the pyramid. from the beginning. or 68. and comparative location.) T\vQ. were 120 cubits. with respect like location in the 120 cubit height in the pyramid. 10). temple. It w^as 20 cubits long. ti7ne.) Sod.) veritable measure." (Theodoret Haeret. or 34*3533+ f'^^t. was. and . 23. or 137. together. and Aeon. but some division indicative of time. was that proportion. or 40 cubits in all. Wisdom says " I was : effused from Oulaum (Aeon. forch was 120 cubits high..40 or 2061. p. as number of 120 is fully set forth in this work.7064 to its (4. was a great governing measure. the measure of the king's chamber region. or 17. The king's + chamber region taken from the point C. and house lengths. it was the great number and value. or 206. — 12 feet. also. Yq\q.

of itself. for one thing. or. the temple tallietl white. The ark..§ 84. also. numerically. and the king's chamber. was. and is the Logos word. (7. 4 males and 4 females. each had to be a perfect one. (6. or 206. or 51. its 169 is its use thus. and it requires just 8 of the smaller cubes. or.153 /<:(?/. emblematically. was ji^st ^ of the cube of the king's chamber region in the pyramid. or 5. It was male-female . in its special construction. the golden being an exception. in the measuring word throughout is Kabbala.) The division by the cherubims divided it into halves. primal one. but when disintegration took place of the one into two separated and opposed existences.53 inches. That word Dabvar. was the eighth part of the whole cube. containing and all life within itself.) (5.e of Solomon. torelations. To make. and red. as the cofter was in the king's chamber. The Tempi. The king's chamber regioii is the great cube of this union . showing a difference of use in measurement. making a nearer approximation to the king's chamber proportions. an oblong of gether to two cubes. they are to make the larger. implied Scripture and "1^1. placed in the holy of holies. and.) As to the ark. so contrived as to was showing. combine these one. is referred to elsewhere . as to its length. (This use. as to its length of 20 cubits. that it be reducible back to the elements whence . therefore. and in great original term of 20612. it was 2- cubits long. the area of the circle inscribed in Its height added to its breadth:^ 3 the square of 6561. opposed -perfect be used together. The or was taken as all material cube.) As to colors. in itself. male-female. which will z. viz. though similarly a small rectangular solid or oblong. and black of the with the like of the pyramid.) The holy of holies^ as a cube of 20. as oi male ixnd female. cubits. but it is of so curious a nature that it is well to state it again. or the full cube of the length of the king's chamber. was differently proportioned.

444 for the base side of the There is pyramid. o this circumference is 381. They were 10 cubits high. and the is numerical value of cherub 222. thus seen that the use of the 10 cubits value develin the ops the — base side of the great pyramid measure of seen that in the development of the holy It is of holies. The el- pyramid was constructed from ements of 20612 42 that value of the Parker X -5 = 36643.17666 (2. and 6561 X ^= 1 1664 42 diameter value.7037-I.55+ for for circumference value. or the circumference of the base of the pyramid proper. or 10 cubits. § 84.222+ // is cubits.55 inches.) = = feet. 5153 X 2 17. the British inch and foot. .170 its. the ark contains the original measures. except by the intervention of two grades of measure. 17.feet. The 4 sides would equal 1777-777+ cubits. or 36643. or. This 10 cubits measure of It is 112 cubits. The Temple and all of Solomon.17666 X -^ = 3053+ 42 feet. : (i. were derived .) But the sameness of relations of the temple with those of the pyramid seems to be confirmed by the use of the cherubims.12 20612. by possibility. 222. a most strange and far-reaching value connected with this cubit value of 444. and by their use marked out the division of the holy of holies into 10 Take some pyramid developments cubit measures. or cherub. the temple measures. placed in a space of 10 cubits. division is made by the use of the 3*15. or for height. (8. Now. and this could not be done. 206. and those were.) 5153 X 8^41224 inches^ the circumference of the base of the pyramid placed in the sphere. respectively.

) (2.The = 1777. this very pyramid base value. at once lay the foundation of the pyramid and temple works . the knowledge of the scales of measure. numerically. ~= — 16 tor . this expression embraces the fac- tors of the square foot British. is as follows Red G ol tl^n Blaek. 777+. So.561=1777. Somehow. here in this temple.55 171 ^ 20. showing that these fac9 numbers. 11664. and he specifies meeting of the cubes of the ark. and its we have the ear-marks of the full use of the pyramid measures. being implied. 2ind British belong — ^ — to one another.77. and are. and its holy of holies. unless attended by a similarity of use? {d. be- .) The Temple of Solomon 36643. The his place as at the ark was the residence of Jehovah. and the use as applied to geometrical elements. 42 brought about by the factor -^as common to both. as was shown. 6. because 16 -=- reverse use or 16 X 9 ^ 144. Egyptian Hebrew. Was there ever such a concordance of measures. all the systems Hmdu. ark. by another change of use.) The representation of the holy of holies. under another style of architecture. one system.§84(I. in verti: cal cross section.612 = i777-77» -i- and This 42 is or. tJachln. and. in fact.

letter D. reduced an inappreciable minuteness. What was his § 84. nor conceivable by the senses. yet. O viz.172 The Temple of Solomon. or N. Prefix the or darkness. the The ter. The brazen sea ledges the ox. because the whole temple was So with the temple. Temple De- [e. and there results D-lilah. The whole religdedicated to her. accord with all i perfect one. Nork in relates that the temple oi Notre Dame.') entrance was toward the rising sun. . or hieroglyph of a door. perfect — was the denom- evenly and by scale. to nevertheless. type of the 7 sunny or prolific months. the scorpion. or ination of the — these measuring properties? He O. for it was here that Under another form. and W.." or gate of the woman. or the place of the new conception that gate into which Sam'^ — son. that it should be called Lilah. or a straight line. vernal equinox. of a circle. was left out that worm all-devouring. to the four The sun the autumnal was oriented and faced great quadrangular setting" . tween the cherubims. Kabbalistic Matters Connected with the scription. — summer. the man of the winThe sign of autumn. E. 20612. Scorpio tion. Dan. Paris. this -perfect one. or darkness. lion was the sign of and the ox of the spring. or Door of darktiess. or was located in the sign Dan. or the plain. as the sun shorn of his beams. to numerical essential.. The The astronomical features about the temple were toward the place of the equinox.'" was the gate of the woman.. never-dying. and the lion. his 7 golden locks. one. O Lord [fehovah). God says of the evening. ning. the cherub or man. It is said that anciently the signs . not to be seen by the eye. had on its winds. was formOn erly a temple of the goddess Isis. had to enter in the autumn of the year. or " I have waited for thy salvaScorpio. or the sign Virgo. S. This has an architectural parallel. for it was the door of the eveious cultus of the Israelites In Genesis. The holy of holies was in the west of the structure.. that this temple was sculptured the zodiac with its signs of Virgo [Isis) was left out.

or the darkness of the year. is holds the entrance. to the summer solstice. his portion of the zodiac work pertaining — He made that is. or quadrepresenting squares the one lorded over of rants. quarters. of the tribe of Judah. or the winter sun. golden. as embraced between the signs of Cancer. also. next year . August. But this is the same term for brass. of the tribe of Dan. . or producing power. and September. these singular meanings in this connection "Properly the firm. The the son of a widow. just as were the two cubes of the holy of holies. and has. by Leo. and lorded over by Dan. whose sign was the Scorpion.^'' The brazen sea was Typhonic then. the brazen part." Brass was a metal symbolizing the nether world. the crab. 173 Virgo and Libra were somehow held as one then there would run the three months of July. the son of David. the lion. Water was a female element sacred to the womb. the second quadrant is reached. would be embraced between the two similar creatures. whose sign was the lion. Leo and Virgo.§ 84. . and then going west and down- ward. a to woman of dark or black weeds. The Temple of Solomon. the male. the scorpion. "Born from the womb upon a flood. who held the in : . or the male-female. and thus was a female length) emblem as reproducing itself. Take the two description of the building of the temple. ground-suffort' oi the bottom of a kettle standing on the fire figuratively. extending to the winter solstice. which was that of the womb where life should be given to the new year. power of the and black. sun the lower one . The word for serpent was. hence the basis. The recurring year — was symbolized by of its a serpent swallowing (one or more units the end of its tail . Hebrew. and Scorpio that is. or between the two cherubims. or cube. Nahash. But it was Huram that made the brazen sea and all the brass work. the crab and scorpion. The brass works belonged to Dan. who This upper square. the of two zodiac. the female pudenda. All this is conveyed in the gate to the depths of darkness. Who was Huram ? full of the fructifying is the female. Now it will be seen that Solomon. made all the gold work. the womb.

and in . this word V^ Jcs. as brazen rays. in the New Testament. From this V derived C^*.fire. is also male and female in his name. who built this structure. not belonging to the word. where the two mountains Hor. opposed same types as above. and becomes widowed. personified by the sun. And thus the astronomical types are expressed. Separated. or a widow. who was ISI. or serpent. etc. be to thus married.174 The Temple of Solomon. The English word. with the idiomatic suffix us. § 84. and Jes. to its full and just proportions. as Sinai. is the Hebrew name of Jesus. and the Greek translation. with a right to weeds as dark as the blackness of the depths which her ness. should be. fitly framed and matched. the word V. is eus. was as God. this word is *tJ^*. also. In many cases. Solomon. or brass. is the phallus. of woman. whereb}'' one and the female part of the deity. one black. white. Touching the male and female cubes. manuscripts. or the darkrepresent the Separated so as to be distinct. from There is but little doubt but the form \^^. aish. widowed. or In Hebrew. year. was the son of David. This double cube. or being. In Hebrew. and the other. squared. of the womb. seed measure of construction. and mil is Eve^ or the womb. here is represented the western half. of darkness. going down quality represents (yet cunningly The to her own -place of the dark womb. or rays deprived of the golden fructifying power. or Jesse. and the summer and winter quarters of the celestial Hur is the same with mount sphere. This same figure is attached. the son of Jesse. the place of Typhon. under the forms oi fire and cold. the earth was supposed of itself to be made up of like double cubes. mn enough carries the concealed). and. is written C^^X. is was puncted so that in English it reads Jes. man. or cubed. became. red as representing the earth. the two being married. the name mn% as embracing both. in fact. . into the waters. to Mt. that all these words are organically and generically the many . but at Scorpio the worm was supposed represented as separating the male from the female parts. to the building of the tabernacle. of winter. So. existence. and this.

form of derivation." the Ben Enosh because by them he is called and this necessitates the other of Daniel. for the letter values read 365 — i. interior was the height of the great pyramid. son ofijnan. to build the month well enough a determination of the ture meaning of the struc- which was about feet. in the that he Zif.§ 84. But it is It is generally looked on as a date falsely taken. which. by the from spiritual to the real. or sun measure. and in this name. was good as y«-us from t^% the other was a positively intended alliance in the name. as relates to the fire and sii7i meaning. and Jesus. as has been shown. in the material parallelism world." pointed out has been chronological a very great vexation and stumbling-block to commentators. {i^1y^?. reign over Israel. tremes of meaning. there is a determinative enforcement. in the fourth year of Solomon's which is the second oi {Jehovah) the house month. also of the also the highest essential fire. is the sun in the heavens. ^'. and son of Seth ''Son of man"" was Enosh. The implication is 175 while man is a being. in the four hundred and eightieth year after the children of Israel were come out of the land of Egypt. something peculiar as to the opening of the 6th : chapter of i Kings "And it came to pass. began here date The Lord. . in coming from 6561 X —= 11664 inches. is There or the phases of the solar year. the works of which were copied after in the temple. is that. which. as God in the personifica- same. by the framers of the New Testament. The Temple of Solomon. he or Carried to the exprimary jlame^ fire. While the derivation is tion of man. for 480-1-4 + 2=486. as to be built.

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the period prior to the conficsion of lip. At the tvord. . the four zvi?ids." This coming to Then shall the people know HIH^ . The remains of this knowledge are everywhere about us. the perfect framework of the ma7i. bone came to . upon these slain. and breathe pass. bone to his bone its . come from gether. is O breath. earth. and the bones came toThen. : bone. as water. son of man. Its revival will point to the restoration of cvery-day use. : .? and behold a shaking. The prophet saw a valley filled with a confusion of dry bones but the bones were perfect and all there so with us are the vestiges of this knowledge. thus saith the Lord God. that they may live. can these bones live. "And he said.APPENDICES. and ^perfect. and overflow. The upon the in ancient kno^vledge will again abound. .

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instead of the per/cct of . but visions.INTRODUCTION TO APPENDICES. or problems. without point dithere are two readings to this sentence. hashamayim v'eth h'arets. JuThe translation of this sentence is. and by the hieroglyphic values of letters and words running parwith the narratives. as the foundation of the whole Bible.) where the verbal dara. by. the Books of the law of Moses. and that by§ 85.) in Genesis. setting it forth. " In lius Goldammer. Dr. may be true. yet they all display themselves without harm to each that is. that this is enforced in illus- and determinative ways by the narratives. It is claimed that. to create. and hieroglyphic—-Z-xq diverse from each allel — other. from which run together.) Elohim (2. The first sentence in Genesis is. and the defined and true to hieroglyphic reading may be exactly While this is so. It must be borne in mind fact : that in the scroll-reading the let- ters are not separated. that while the three ways viz.) the beginning God made the heavens and the earth . in some way. in narrative means of numerical values trative . may be thrown into the third person sin gn] ar yut tire of hithpacl: (This reading pointed out by Rev.. narrative^ mathematical. Kal. each method may in some sort its scope. and under the letters and words of the form." and B'rash ithbara eth (179) hashamayim v'eth h'arets. the narrative other. but by change of meaning pointexact ing to and determinating the cosmical lessons. the help the other. contain the same cosmical developments with the pyramid. The Opening Sentence (a. in its special way or sense : mathematics may be well taken. as follows B'rashith bara Elohim eth (i .

not singular. carrying the idea of largest material. the is So the sentence reads.'" God in the {assumed) double relation Then follows. but in Hebrew. Suffering a closer narrative form assumes a cosmical interpreta- ^" is a prepositional prefix. "/« " the out of the substance of. the duality of man and woman . "In (or dual. ox from. summer and -winter. as separating the elements of El. but here used with a feminine termi- " = and the terminative. not " they created. signifying in the sense in. or dark. God. from the force of a double construction. or light. not the heavens. as. as " the two. in short. It is the of them constituting El-h. out of) his own essence as a womb. and term the earth. and with material. or male diVid female.'''' for laxly take it. and out . thus. this tion.) forth the ineans Numerical Reading. a masnation.i8o Introduction to Appendices. § 85. use the of two two of characteristics. '^ — of two opposites. it signifies with the prefix to this culine singular. as "" we of gods. as.'' or head. the duality as centripetal and centrifugal for example. electricity combining two opposites under the manifestation of modification of one initial force. Its Parallel (3. To this El-h. of. as a material. this is the narrative analysis. expansion and contraction.'" Elohim is a compound made up of El. in forces. a mere meaningless abstract enunciation assumes a general form of shadowing and use by which creation was effected. meaning the all-embracing God n. the all-embracing cosmical relations. or duplex heavens. plural termination is added. day and night. as of is a masculine noun. and in. thus combining these two opa posites. thus : form of the sentence. By this reading. in the manifestation of two opposites in force. yet supported by the narrative style and the ." as to the heavens. signifying the opposites of heat and cold. created the two heavens. involving compound offosites from whence to mold. Rash out or head. more specialized and Now comes the basis of a exact reading. indicating the two in combination. in sexes. and the lower. the upper. but ''He created:'" and then. or essential. is added. or h.

the starting ^oint is the intersection tion of the floor line of the descending passage-way with the exterior slope line of the outside of the structure. of the number starter thus beinor the interior is . it is seen. of El. and a circumference of i to get a diameter of 318 so that the end. or foot. and on this starting point all else interiorly is made to defend. or 31 is had. . to cular with plane measures. Referring back to § 34. and diffe7'cntiating (I. It will be further noticed that the pyraits mid 4 itself is a change on the standard values. and radical use. so that . diameter /. So these two numbers. Introduction to Appendices. all of wliich are turned to cos- mical uses . 181 closer reading. § 72 {c). the more exact enunciation of this sentence B' rash is 213 2. being so. as 31. that this point of opening into the the 31 located at a vertical height of 31 cubits But this entrance. its king's o chamber shall and so likewise here after the obtain the factor 6. a combi- iret a mean between diameter of i to a circumference of 314. where the cosmical enunciations are made./ miles. or . El is the first god-name. now.base side of and the height & . Now. the depending on nation to dimensions of the descending passage-way this point. it is made hermaphrodite by the addition of the letter H. number 6 X 6 denote the = 36. Now. Take. hy EL or 31. or 5 together . may give a line of a slight variation on this same mean value.§ 85. we have 5184— = working number 31 and. for. framing the 31-1-5 ures. § 64 (2). of 36 radical. and 213 is 355 (one of the pyramid — — forms of circumference to a diameter of 113) X 6. for cosmical measwork pyramid : = 36. are seen to be. there is shown the link together cirgreat use of the differential El. looking to the expression of the value of the square of the earth's equatorial . by parallelism.) 3i 5i53» thus introducing two bases of relation of diameter to circumference. and the great — 31--113 144 . in the construcof the pyramid interior works. taking the limits of the British measures.

100. then 113. thus subdividing it into 12 means of the form of 36 compartments. and then reading the values from left to right. ov 2. as to this. used numerically.098. 355-OOOI But. § 79. where : § 85. shanah for the (!•) also 355 '. see the measures of the queen's chamber. and 5.'. the form is used twice as signifying the ''measure above'' and the '^ measure below"" of the heavens circle of 360°. then. This enforces the parallelism made. as a whole. 355x6 = 213-0. and.2 and. '- 113 Z^ 113-098. place the word in a circle. is § the Hebrew word lunar year. Kabbalistically.098 becomes 226. and of the earth that of the heavens being the celestial and the circle of the same value served to . signifying this. either together or sepadone. for or El. and h. or 36 X ^d' rash. by 113. as denoting a straight line diameter value in 36. we have 314^5' or the relation of circumference to a diameter of one. is made to signify the words 31.0001. . the whole : The word rated.1 82 Introduction to Appendices. effect of the detailed values of the radical the narrative says. shows is is that this form If this be used twice. to . Now. that in them (take the hithpacl form of the verb) developed themselves the heavens and the . for. Take. But the use of these forms in the pyramid are shown to develop the measures of the heavens and of the earth so here. which word. by 35 (3). value can be changed into square forms of 6 X 6. this use is determined by the use of the full word form Elohimy D*(l7K. therefore. belt the earth. a circumference value of 355. and cross it by 6 diameters of 113. the letter B. and in a determinative form of what is being done in a general way.

and 12 X -5 =6» where the factor 6 is again indicated as twice used to form a line of 12. or squares. out of the opposite and the earth. and we have 3-J-4-I-1 +4=12. two others. relations of diameter. Earth is Arcts. (The factor square divided one one each an oblong divided female.5 the words may denote the use of 12 with the factor . evening or dark. the division into smaller circles of hours carried the same necessity of perfection. and the use of the exact circular relation therefore. e. and nightsfemale. and add the letter signs. or 5. and we have 14-2 + 9 12. 183 earth. of the same forms..5. Now. Beyond this.. displayed squares. Take . the word Elohim determining \h& details of work. Introduction to Appendices. taking the words and earth:'" heavens is shdmayim. into two parts each) an oblong for each. the perfect day was divided into 12 males and 12 females. and therefore. so the perfect square was divided into 4 i. Then each of these words. here was (by division of the 6 factor cubes. with a fixed rela'''heavens'' add the letter signs. the narrative form justifies and shadows forth the exacter mathematical and astronomical use. raised to apply to a comparative knowledge of the heavens to Thus. line. = .§ 85. tlie § unit value 6. and this can be used either as so that 5 or . sets forth the value 12. and be the factor number of the hours in a day was a circle. A — = . This use and factor form underlies all that follows. Both words are used with the definite article n. as each perfected work had of itself to be perfect. let it 30 («). showing use of the same factor value as to the heavens and the earth. 2. of day and night. which were perfect in themselves ferfeet males and two perfect females. for one value. which would not do. and the mghtyemale. . 10i<. as connected with the British measures. a perfect parallelism in one way and use. and was divided into day or and light. day. as will be seen. a factor value is circumlerence. and these qualities were sexed. or straight or curved line. in hours. . and the day was male. male. and a day. was a perfect square but. tion 12. D^!Dt^. By the Hebrew circles were as usage. as light =^mah.

earth. stated qualities. and each factor sqnare becomes divided into /our parts. was built on a man form in the Bible. and h-adam-h. and the multiplication or into of their division 72 and 72 produces the other square limit 5184. two females. to enter into the further some term which. by a suffix h. v. we have number of hours are 31 5153. measuring W\\h phallic scheme. 5184 thus showing that the sixth day introduces us to the use of the Parker and Metius forms of 20612 and 113 355. These words were founded on the radical Dl. Such being and nckahvcih. would cosmically uses.) days have elapsed.) Now. (c. whence Adam (which radical un- . i. became Adani-h. yoni. or that subdivision of a solar day. which. ognize generalized or narrative descriptive way. are membrutn commanded to multiply. and the showing will prepare one meaning of the combination of the (i. = 5184.. each a perfect square. or h-adam-h.184 Introduction to Appendices. (see Gen. to Adam. twelve males. recnumerical or measuring use as connected with the phallic ox fructifying form. again. which WQuld. for man. and these the limits are here united in the sixth day. by embrace all under these This was the case. as Then. and 72 X72 virile 27). 6561 on which the pyramid relations are all based. or the fruitful earth. 144 and 5184 . are each other. constitutes the limits of the British long measures. An earth iovm. twelve fe- the condition of preparation after 6 males. have a like signification. dm for blood. for now 144. with 144. § 85. by use oi El^ or 31. and cognate are personified under one form. Arets. earth. on the sixth day the results of the sixth day's labor culminating in the fructifying principles of sacr. for the whole 6 factor squares. for the word Adam. in 144 — 31 = 113 : — = : fact. this does introduce to the seventh or circular day. And. in a this there should be some enunciation.) iho. or. In 6 days there are thus made 72 hours of night and 72 hours of day. or two males. above. man.

and this. 185 or derlies the Now. Blood was life. or birth and death. Pirke. or slaughter. and of humanity. are derived from the ancient Chaldee. the Now." (3. in c. to jit firmly to one another. and earth. in himself. ancient Coptic was far more nearly related to the ancient Hebrew. He certainly world . or Chaldee. was the name iov Afars. page 33) the ancient Egyptians write? This was. The Rev. This can be seen at once by taking the consonants of the word and dropping the accessory vowels thus the Egyptian word is ARTS. . . or Mddini. has the meaning /o be 7-cd or blood-colored. And so. Seyffarth (Beitraege zur kenntniss). under ''£^sau" and in other places. of course. and the Hebrew word is ARTS and just as in the case of Adam tor man. (4. DnK"/t3. god-name for Mars was Artes. dm^ there comes the form Adaf/i. He quotes from Jalkut Rubeni. Introduction to Appendices.§ 85.) Maimonides. did the Egyptians esteem this god as the Primal Generative Principle. and nearly all the Coptic (Egyptian) roots. and the shedding of blood was as much establishes this Now the Egyptain : . Eprcoac. . under "/Ir/C5. in :. Seyfdid (Chronology. here there is Arets for earth and Mars. the word is but the use of the Chaldee. or Hebrew form Arcts.) his "Crown of the Kingdom. it has been ascertained that the Coptic. and also to The Hifil participle is bind. The fact seems to be that the word Mars was not so much a person as a generalized term for the cosmical phases oi production and destruction. that a great many grammatical by the constant occurrences of examples. 318. Julius Goldammer has furnished. from D1. the type oi conception as of death. as a verbal. Jf}r/^^. Midrash on Proverbs.) Solomon Ibn Gabriel. than to any other language in the forms. word Dann\scus. . of earth. also. and Ertosi. c." 77ie Sohar. Olii and this. among the Hebrews. 9. Mars. 18 his "Moreh Nebuchin. Dr. [See Nork's Worterbuch. in fact. or earth. (2." this.) Talmudic.~\ farth Sciys : "In what language . connected with Ellczcr^ . as authorities for this (I. the steward of Abraham's house). combining the springing of all things As to of heaven." and more also to the same effect. of Rabbi Eliezer.

geneautem hoc omnis generis procreationem et vivificationem. As good. with Adam. or the circle zuith the central point. a Pythagorean emblem the triangle. was Good. he was night. omnisque substantias et materice naturam et vim ordinantem atque procreantem. oi ploughing. of the origin of measures. the place of its increase of strength.C. He. he was He held the cardinal man. the words. cients held to there The Membrum Toni. or line of adjustment. and oi death. ARTS. Adam. and therefore was The fust One. were '' Martis generatorisf Testis and virile. pictured. or delineated. or Pater Sadie. the fust or Eight One. he was Lord of the ecliptic. i. oi : " truly the female pudenda sacred to Mars. and that of the Scorpio. he was light. that his being the god of war. disintegrating into the modification of two opposites for prodriction. He held the house of Venus. says: " Addit Cedrenus (Salm. and combine the primal idea of earth as source. which was Mater Terra. and of bloodshed. and combine the idea of earth. precisely as in the Hebrew itself." So. Thus. was but a secondary idea flowing out of the primary one of shedding of rare). it seems. was Lord of the eighth. are the same. in fine.): Stella Martis ab ^gyptiis vocatur Ertosi (plantare. as death. or Melchizadek. too. under the form of h-ad(ini-h. of same for Hebrew. Astronomically. as bad. and of their uses. Significat blood in conception. and as Cain. The anpoints. out of growing eight. quoting. he held the birth- scorpion. under another form. for the are the first time. He was the primal principle. symbols of his power. being seven planets. as bad. and ARTS. and likewise the place of its death. he was woman. of building. and Pater Sadie. the pcniapla. of all comprised under our English word ARTS. and Madim. Now. As good. Mars. Jkfars. Egyptian. sculpture or stone-cutting. as birth. Aries. or balance." and equal to the egg with the central germ. § 85. or Vulcan. .i86 Introduction to Appendices. or great gods. Mars was the Lord oi birth. of Aj^ chit e dure. oi generation and of destruction. was Evil. or the outlined form of the pyramid with its . place of the day and year.

and to under a one. separate the one into a working. : A .§ 85. woman. or purpose of the Garden of Eden the integration of one into two. the Mars idea is a generalized one. whereas. These serve to take one a step instruction to realize. earth. are cognate under the primal form oi source. as to the real truths regarding these matters. again. by an orientalism. {d. comprehending. from . as combining the heavens and the earth. and in the work of to be found and other. and many others. Enigmatical Constructions appearing in the First FaceReadings of the Bible Narratives. Egyptian. there are Besides the class of readings of the narratives of still others. 187 apex and base corner-points . time. in a phallic. appears as an initi- ation of the knowledge of the sexes. is very happily illustrated in a note to " The Story of the City of Brass.) the Bible mentioned. This is a brief outline of the volume of facts hieroglyphic. So. and was captivated by her charms. yet. the rota. recognize the numerical. or measuring system. and Adam. the Scala for measures . and Adam-h. much In further in the development of the first face-reading. appears regard the first woman face simply as a locality for the construction of the it . by -pcrsonijicationy all the properties hereinbefore com. solid shapes." in Lane's eleIt gant translation of '-'The Thousand and one Nights. while not being of first tle depth. man. which. also. fructifying two. whether earth. Introduction to Appendices. are yet removed a little from the and require for non-orientalists some litface-reading. Professor Seyffa-rth which work seems to be of great value derived from historical records. The idea was to commingle and commonize all things." '* saw a beautiful damsel certain king is as follows upon the roof of her house. man. for allegorical use description of the dis- The elaboration of production. or h- adam-h. earth. and man and woman. it on of for to the Garden instance. or crossed-wheel or circle Thus. in Mars. with the . Eden. distance. sources. in its descriptive terms. and is an enunciation which will. bined general way. living. Arcls.

in his confusion. I hear and obey. me that the lion came but he did it no ' ! injury. when I gave it to this thy Wezeer. in these words May God (whose name be exalted) amend the circumstances of the king I had a beautiful garden. which he hath said. king therefore understood that the footstep which the Wezeer had found was the king's seal that he had left by mistake in the house and upon this he said to the Wezeer Re' .' " It must be remembered that the mental characteristics of the orientals are the same to-day. the Wezeer. She knew not the cause of his anger and at length when she was wearied by his conduct. and finding tlie Wezeer : . but there are evidences that " The Thousand and . and learning abruptly. and went to pay her a visit. not even speaking to her. found the king's seal so he separated himself from his wife for the space of a whole year. Wezeer. and ate of it but one day I went to it. and thou wilt be safe and drew not near it. until it bore fruit. he clining happened to put his hand beneath the cushion. . O . he sent examine the state of one of the provinces. But he received from her a He quitted her abode reproof which confounded him. after which he abandoned it so its flowers withered. : turn. as they were when the description of the Garden of Eden was drawn not only so. who went in to the king. and there .' And thereupon the in his presence. said. by the honor of my fathers and ' my ancestors So. on hearing this.' The Wezeer that ' . and saw the footstep of the lion there so I was afraid of him. and withdrew myself from it. that she § 85. and its beauty departed. and I expended upon it my wealth. which I planted with my hand. very strong . I guarded it. this minister to was the wife of his Wezeer. leaving his seal ring by mistake. for the to secure lion thy garden. and its fruit was ripe. beneath the cushion against which he had been reand w^ien the Wezeer returned to his house. this person hath spoken truth in said. and its state altogether changed. O king.i88 Introduction to Appendices. It hath been told thither . and he ate of it what was pleasant to him. she complained to her father. and the Kadee of the army before him. accused the Wezeer ' : ! .

but refers.) is = the seven locks of I be shaven. For the purpose of merely showing an allegorical display. Introduction to Appendices. (4) at the time of the vintage. The prosperity of Job was checked : (i) at the time of plowing. and put out his eyes. At this last time a whirlwind and blew down the house. Samson." Lane's edition. barely concealed in the narrative. as also the arid heats. e. which will amply suffice the purpose : The word Samson means the sun. and the narrative a history of his travel in his orbit. and bound him with fetters of (the change of color from the golden rays of sumand he did grind (or continue his orbital path) in mer. and they set him between the pillars" (2. and she caused him to shave off the seven locks of his head (i. take the following two instances. held sway beyond the gates . C*^'C* me. (p5y = ^-z^Z/side of nature. as instances. and he made them sport . of The author has never examined very carefully his into this matter. Typhon. But the Philistines took him. came from Tsauphon = Typhon=T3'phoon = the North. And they called out Samson out of the prison-house. and brought him down to Gaza (or Goat. (2) at the time of the summer solstice (3) at the time of the disposing of the harvest . then And she called a man. cember. root value " Tell the sun. I pray thee. based on the same system. containing even the same pyramid problems. .. zodiac sign of Detilizing . wherewith thou mightest be bound ? And he said unto her.) the prison-house. the the desert. or winter brass ! solstice). 189 are of enigmatical construction.) Job was the personification of the history of ihe year. Teman was bounded north by the desert. to Noor-Ed-Deen and in Son.§ 85. herein set forth: this being the method of its hand- One Nights" ing down. Howbeit the hair of his head to grow again after he was shaven (his began power increased after the winter solstice). : " If power of the sun) and his strength went from him. The desert was significant of Typhon. the brother of Osiris." and to that Story of " Hasan-El- "The Basrah. If thou w^eavest (i. the seven months of the fer- my head with the web." Again my strength will go from me.

the Pit.) Eliphaz five Pit. were tonsured. the special use by a determinative hieroglyph. then. to avoid confusion. ^^ " to his own is also made use of as to expression.'" itself Thus roglyphs of one sentence might contain the necessary consonants of one or more other sentences. (2. . Shu- of whom the '•'•She was the mother of the the declining of Job under explains This the portals of the royal arch into the_. = (2. and the And he sat down among ashes is much like a fall of all this snow. The Concealed. own place ^^ is extremely explained by the meanings of the names significant. of which. the Inferno. life. they came every on^ from This is his own place.) = "nS"p = son of lateo = D"lS = Pluto Rabbins say : Typhon held the gates bordering on Libra. place. and . and rent (The also represented in the whirl-wind^ his mantle. and The Lord gave. again. was 85 of Sheol.) Bildad = mt^= Grave.ft^^ of winter. and "Then Job arose.) Keren settled was So with Job. Naked came I out of naked shall I return thither. Seyffarth says that as the hiedemons. when ''^ Job's three friends heard of '-'•from his was come upon him. The sameness Adam. The place of Pluto was.) And said. Take the names as they riD-^7N= sections God of Gold Pluto . of his three friends to properly carry out the astronomical and allegory. Zophar = n5i.) life — = = = weaving or beginning of happuch Cornucopia = = = DV ^w/arg-Zw^ the days of Jemima day Kezia = ^^Vp=<:«//z«^== the cutting the threads of life.) : and this betokened that the same history was conof Arets. Naamathite = HD^^J. and tinually to be repeated. hite (3. . . Lord hath taken away. Judas Iscariot in the Acts. = Death." (A cloud of fresh my mother's womb. the sun.ipo Introduction to Appendices. or. the under the royal arch. to Job was at the last given three the Three Fates (what had happened to him daughters was fated by the necessities of the seasons) (i. earth.) evil that "Now. To fix (3. man. and shavcd\\\'& head. or dark -place. as an Evil. the = = Temanite = [Dfl = ptD = come : (i. the ashes. or cave. . more determinatively the recurrence of the seasons by law." priests of Baal.

therefore. based on the the that differing meanings hieroglyphic idea and so from one to another are so conjluent radiating subject. a little repetition here and there in these appendices. and the Garden of Eden. Introduction to Appendices.§ 85. must plead this difficulty as an excuse and an apology. to the . 3'et all united. 191 h-adani'h^ the earth. and the seventh day. and in such a manner as to confirm what has been taken above. and the womati. and. and a little running off here and there into matters not specially germane proper subject-matter in hand. It must be stated as the numerical system of the Bible. can now be shown. at any place. that it is extremely difficult to place the results of deciphering i^i course.

and so 144 X . or Adam-h.5 stract number. as the half of one. is Here the factor base is 6. by converting it into the area. the other Commentators have Adain-h. (i.Adam-h. or positive. to. or ^G. making the word hermaphrodite. v/hich is word earth.192 Appendix 1. or 5. as thus seen. and the word is . of which there is no even square root. alike with Arets. = D"1J^. and in sequence of.5 or 5). and 72^ 5184. sequently and (2. But = = the word used for earth. while the the aggregate of 12. or reality. is. and. and this equals 360. or the female quality. astronomical. the transcendental form of a number. tcnprodactivc earth.5. arid. or any other stantive quality.) they have made the soil. or 144-5. and geo- . \\\\\i a prefixed as well as suffixed H. or of ten. proceeds from its use. as abstractions. the and there results n"Q1N. or the square of 12 equals an area of 144. can be used either as . § 86. change the use (preserving the length idea). Ga7-dc)i of Eden.) Arcts. Proceeding out of the basic numerical values. or TP-Adam-h. But this value is a vjord. 86. APPENDIX The § I. as of a line having number sublength. the completed form JI. or the prepared form to germinate. or the great measuring. or h. It is given as an abstract quality. The earth was of two one named sub. or 5 (which. then for H-Adam-h there is 72 X 5 or by . as Adam-h. or Adam. it has been seen that the factor value 6 has been made to spring. Taking this as an abtiplication. in But from itself an idea. Supply the suffix H. or un/ruil/ul. Take the word JPArets in its numerical use of 12 desired X -5 =6. or and so. earth. Proceed as if the form meant mul72. 12real form 144.) as (i. of (2.) made of the dry. but without breadth or thickness. or h. or Adam. Having 72. qualities. and turning it into an area form. thus derived. and in itself dry. as it were. or the characteristic value of one solar day.

he took him as 144 from 5-144-5 that is. one of a denomination of 20612. or else as follows The running values ^ It has been seen as the letters read. he -was 144. the Lord God that is. or 31415. the earth. becomes Adaiu-h. Here becomes inches. Mars. Appendix I. Adam. and w^hose symbol /5 +. and. In this garden. or yehoFor one use. 144. . the other god-name is brought tbrward. or the sign of the letter il. as a comminuted condition Take the word j"T^"p. becomes 24 each. of the word are 565 as the factor be used or suffix in Adam-h how prefix may : . and there results line a or Cross 12. as either as a straight-line has been shown. As Ada?n. or man. and there results the completed square of 12 X 12 = of 6 X 6. the numerical value is and add the letter signs as they run. this the 24 indicates four parts. earth. the abstract So. or ^6 each. = It may the paralleled mathematical use is seen to event. 5-144-5. or tau. 144-5. among whose indications was '' that of circumference to a diameter of ^«<?. be observed that the word "l£3^. from h-Adam-h. the god-name has been Elohim. and 36x4 144. to show the factor 6. whose sign value is 4. with the factor value 5 attached. ary. of 6 of 12.'" is rather broken. composed of four small squares the This is the nucleus form of garden. for "dust. or is a square of derived. man. 24. ov 6-|-6 graphical circle. the idea of dust being second- of parts of the earth. 193 i2. and root of one the solar is and 72 square -5 144 the British area value of foot the is which 144 day value. is thus 6 12. Jehovah Elohim placed the man. — — as Adam. -r- 4 = 6. and or h-Adam-h. this is to indicate a diameter value. Up to this Biblical phase. Gan-Odcn.§ S6. and is the square of 6 — + = each. form. Mars. or 3 + 5 + 7+4-1-5 = 24. and also Adam. Adam-h. Complete the square on each factor of '6. and thus he is himself the nucleus of the garden. in square Arcts. earth. vah. or mH*. Arcls. Now. ofhr. Mars. it is said that Elohim took Adam. ox fractional farts. man. or. while foursquares X = 72 of6x6==36 . or Garden Bden. another or squared form of itself. on itself. or 144. as a = fractional portion. Now.

5. equals 113 X = 565. and in- volve themselves with the factor 6. made to produce. Then r\T\y'.) — 6561 113 : 20612 :: 1. or Lord God. or . In § 35 (3. §86. then denotes this character or condition of values of shapes in this Garden of Eden production.5.0001 :: where these circular values are : 6 X 6 = 36 113.098+. 113 X. a diameter value.194 5. as a word.5 X % » or the full letter form Thus it is seen that this word from the value 113. Take the form 113 355. 5 56. 5^ The letter values for this are Hin.) is to be found the form (i. or Eve^ or 56. where 113 is the diameter value. So here the use of * may be similar. The use of the two words.90985 : 6 : 355. womatiy and. this is the half of this word : niiT is * . Jehovah Elohim. . = I or 10.) (2. Appendix I.

adding the letters 311. the word now becomes changed from Adam to Aish.098+ circumference 36 diameter. proof can now be made that all that has been said has been well taken as Our cross line has now become 36 and the Biblical intent. So. we can take the 113. or diameter value.§ 87. observed that this 113 is a straight line. (a." where.. as follows viz. from DIN to C^'N. 195 aiTgregate of the four squares is 1296 X 4 5184 or the a unit of Eden is become now measure of time^ Garden . with the other form of 113.) 113. connected. said out of his side. indicates 113.^6. the equivalent expression of 36 tion of 113 for 113. which form was derived from another. and.0001. . and. Appendix I.6.) or as. The Production of the Woma?i from the Man. : : (3. and these being the different kinds and qualities of measures involved. it has been seen — that it indicates the other limit of the British measures — and that of the mile value. and she was taken § 87. as seen.0001 : 113./^/^. or reading them as the word runs. from Adam. as to this last. a length of 72 to but ^6 comes under 36. raised from \}a^ factor through the terms of land measure viz.098+ There is now to part of this form — 36 :: 355-OOOI "Sbe exhibited the collateral use of the : ' last viz. based on the value of the solar day.) This being the framework.098 for each . which is 36 and 2^. as the cross line. And this is the basic determinative of the process of construction of the woman of . (§ § 58. underthis word fl.098. comes It is aish. for the matt out of whom woman was taken. that of the acrr. both and then the variabelonging to the same form. And H^Ada^n. which last form. . man.59.. for aish. or CJ<) . . = 6. is. DlNTT.098 1. and the yard. from the placing of Adam in the garden. and the numerical value is 113 which. eventuated above. or J^^N. the inch. : : 144. Eve was the wife of Adam.098 for. ihe/bot. together equal the form 113. gives for use the form of 113 355. man. the man. . in the value 36. 113.. of 355. "She shall be called wojuan. because she was taken out : man (or aish.

or of the square. each side of this square. will be divided into two values. lo this result. as — For. place the Hebrew letters (3. the geometrical figure made of the garden. this is an abstract. thus by translation — (d.) the others — now conforms with Jo c a o SOI^ . thus reduced. in Hebrew. §87. (4. or mere length relation.) 5315 n V N n is and this word thus framed. Take the (!•) 7113^10630+. Now. of the value of 10630. thus producing the crossed condition of the interior. either by raising a square on the line 113. Convert it into an area value. which and will be — (2.196 Appendix I.) 10630-^2 = 5315. making the figure similar to the as the value of the side Adam form above then. of the man. or else latter plan.) In form. Divide this resulting square into four others. by taking the square and so — root of this value. 113 and 113. The zvoman. Then we have for 36 and 2^. shows that this this is the sought for result that was the process of obtainment. each of . far enough for the purposes intended.

" and of {ci) Four Typical Rivers. Appendix I. 197 by is out of ais/i. crossed interiorly. the Source the of the ''Holy of Holies. and. or 113. the numerical values of the results (i. The reduced form of ^nan shows that the woman value is but a reduction from this original form. e. extend- a senii- The Woman Form of (i.§87. Draw a square. vian. the woman place or 5315)' thus— / . the narrative reads that the woman was taken not only out of the side of the man. this determinative is accompanied a natural one. indicating a radius. or half Under the form. running with the narrative. and on the cross lines. to exhibit to the eye what has been done. as shown. as shown..) the Garden. it is the Aa/y cross diameter line of the square. Now. 113 355 : a circular form denoting diameter to circumference. is circumfercnce. but also that she was thus taken as a rib. this would correlatively value. And this is the determinative. indicate a se7ni-circumfcrencc. for the rib of a man ing from the backbone around to mid-front.

p. begot the 1. as of 10 cubits. one finds the form 113 : 355 .198 sions." (Dr. as from Sohar [The World]. these rivers its are designated as flowing from the garden. in the order found. is the value of the holy of holies in the temple. as to its most sacred precincts. il. letter . Goldammer. the rest is con- nected with egress-way to the light: therefore. also. or letter *. as one kind of symbolization but leads to anand as the mathematical and geometrical system is other. is the perfect one pictured cube com. while perfectly conforming to one or more other kinds of conditions. (Sod. and or letter z'^z/. § 87." as the center pillar of the visible. But the number 10 is the perfect one. is the womb. by reading the values. by placing them in a cirdropped the prefixed letters. and a 'Jehovah value (§ 82). and by Hebrew Kabbalah. In the narrative. or number 5. they especially belong.) (that ».four ways marked from the center. saying that God made all things out of the " Jl and ^ wedded Genesis. and such is numHaving in the where make use bers. of those left. But. the number 10.posed of eight othersof the valueof 5. mcmbrimi virile'). these arrangements. center. to the more essential uses . this 10 combining in form both phallus and yoni. \\-\Q. and are taken as having their rise in its midst. the letter " The Rabbins have a n.wo/nd. 196. Appendix I. woman part of woman is the womb all the . (2. are the four great rivers^ as denoted in the narrative. its womb of the Garden of Eden.) Thus. between the Here this holy of holies. which stands is.) the essential one. should become subservient the case. or cle. each. or T\. Plainly. the total forming the male-female in one. thus : And here.1. or Paradise. 10. as here the cherubims.

the which are 106. from right to left. who has been taken from aish. are the first be derived. where 106 is the running determinative of the J of 113. Thus this form of the : crossed garden raises those forms of original measure. and the 6561. there are others. the Parker it . with the forms 113 20612 355. : = : thus gives rise (3. Besides the determinatives given. 113 to 355.. the values. and we have 601 135. Other Dcteryninatives. they run 61 135.and time measures. or reads. or woman. we have the great connecting the extremes 144 and 5184 of the British measures. (i. The Hebrew words are Dli^H/J^n. 106135.) (4. in the garden. bent into the circular form. (2. 5 Compress the values and the form of 5 read two above. as /ow^. § 21. which are emblematically displayed by a mayi fastened or nailed to a cross. 311 3 where. as : Lord God caused a deep sleep to fall upon //'Adaju. Ha El Ha Adam. and 5153 X 4 6561 (§ 35 results . pointing and determining the process of elaboration of the numerical and geometrical being correctly taken. after reading the differential 31. it is said "And the forms. (d. connecting the woman. actually accompanying while to the form is for. Appendix his hand. or nt^J<=i35.) At the close of the process there is the following statement : "And he brought her unto the Adam.) When Adam is placed preparatory to the woman being taken from his side. which. and. man. in Supply a cipher for the 10 .'" This is a double determinative. vyishan. supplying the process. Some can be given.) here and there in the narrative. 199 to ready made to and two. in addition to the differential value 31. with the other form of man viz. there follows the reading 5153. runs.§ 37. I. and the remaining result to three figures of figures. and he slepty The verbal and he slept is the determinative of The word is |tr*^"). the forms base of the form 20612 area of the circle inscribed in the square of 6561. or 135. Adam.). and — .

It will used for the with this be shown how 355. the equivalent of the golden candlestick arrangement of 3 7. read in in or the value area this small square. and we find a reading of the continuous numbers 31415. while the or (i. or the word for tlie tree in the garden. in relation to this smaller It is observable that this small square is the one. or can be used. 6 6 or the unit factors 36 and this. = the reverse.098 is implied also. (e. Parker. there is under the form of aish^ C**N 113. as seen. The smallest squared division of the square of 144 is the small square of 3X3=9of the total. and 9 are characteristic of the letters ^ and V- Put them together. X = . reference to (3. § 88. giving rise to further reference values. men. The Garden of Eden as § the Seventh Day. of 36. or the -woman with otherformof ?.). Then the numbers 7 and 9 are used.200 Appendix I. plural of ^*'K. as a There are then 4 squares of the square of 3. together. D^uOi^. is — 144.098. as the circle of 113. this form. circumference to a diameter of one. (i. second use is thought to be in the word anashiin.) Besides other things. . as by the division. the running values are 5135 Adain. with that of Mr.) is rulable by Kabbala. 4 + = But each small square is of 3 X 3 == 9. = circumference value of 113. on the crossed lines. But. which. bend this into a circle. square. there a small square in the center.\\'\G.) 36 113. or. 113 355 and (2. man for. is an indication that. where the factors 3 and 4 are designated. the (i. it is two trees then 7 x 9 63. the 113 in The indication of the is a diameter value. verse. reading in the retwisted or bound is in one. or of .) : : In the forms first. and there results Vj7. Four of these on the crossed lines in the center Adam square give a unit square of 6 X 6== 2)^. used as the abstract form. was purpose of correlating natural periods of time It has been seen how abstract circular value. or ots.^««. 88. is connected with square . square.). the center of the at Adam then. or at the cleft or The Hebrew values for 7 division lines of the garden.

for it is seen that the numerical value of the largest extension of the garden is the value of four square 5184. The word being retained. Just as it has been seen that the holy of holies and the sacred 10 are designated sexually as connected with the substance of the garden. and is at the foundation of the word to sacrament. so its use. The sameness is observable in one respect. in whatever other use was being made. is translated by the generalized term male.§ 88. as circular relation. i^^pf fresh. and that. is Kodesh. at the temples as of bread — sacred use. then saerifacio. Now. like the sacr. shin^'^ he fresh. shadowed forth. in the Appendix use of the factor 6. one solar day. came its application to the This 7th day was the day set apart as or circular day. or productive element. or chodesh. then the English sacrifice. with the 6 days closed the square measure form. which the Lord should be memorialized. and with the 7th. as related to man's connection with another realm of life. or the characteristic value of yards. by translation. these (bread and wine) were the vehicles of its planting. 201 It measure has just been shown how the Garden of Eden assumes the function of assimilat- ing both methods. Then is allied in the special word for incinbrum virile. in the form of a circular day. in its turn. holiness with the holy of holies and the and perfect value 10. wrested from its proper specialized meaning. tified is kodcsk. to he the same with kodesh. The word sancfor prostitution. but losing its primitive use and force. and wine. and this was a word esteemed to be a pure and for holy purposes. so the 7th day. the woman being the womb. I. that in these means resided the germ of that existence. The custom was make memorial before the Lord with the sacr. t^np. Of this day it is said that Elohim (31415) blessed and sanetified it. -pure. . just so the word sanctijicd is. The signification is obvious : Just as the sacr denoted the means of germination of a nezu existence. became the Latin sacr^/actuvi. nezu. or 1296 >< 4 = the 7th day /s the Garden of Eden. uHp. ing. is but a correlated form of this same garden. Just as the word zacr. The sacr was that with as having relation to this day. or sacr.

had now lost their sacredness. so did the number 7 for this especial use: for 7X4=^28 days. and . ^ure. and which meaning exactly to the 7th fits to the measure den. = = was the numerical factor. as this 7th day. volume of Sharpe's history of Egypt. . which. a period of gestation. which is taken to signify the cubit half base side of the pyramid structure [§ 84 (3. *]*1D. cherub. and wine). for 2. which had been brought into the city in the reign of Philadelphus. of the system for it was only comes corroboration again. it is is specified in the narrative description of this garthought here to have reference to a like relation number 7. Now. they could be made to refer co-ordinately. harmonizing it there is very much to conto show forth this especial use — — In the second firm what has been said regarding this use. it has been seen that the idea of the garden was that it should be to the to the of birth of time. page 202. withhi the temple of Ceres (bread) and Proserpine (gate of Scorpio. and giving its values is 222. While this is the same value with ^"1^. Such being the use of the 7th day viz. new.)]. under It was a part of the cosmogony. The character of the menstrual flow. a menstrual period. autumn. as 7 X 4= meaning of the word as applied Here it has reference to the quality of the day. he says : " The Eleusinian mysteries. or The word 7th day. which lime in nature regulated or marked the recurrence of the 28 days. as applying to human birth. that the proper relation could be arthrough the woman As the factor 6 lay at the foundation rived at and shown. would practically co-ordinate human birth this And with the other system of measures set forth in this garden. as substantive. that all a womb use. young. to which. of other kinds of measure.. and oi distance measures. in the southeast quarter of Alexandria. symbolized the use. as 52x7^364' 364 days. a source things arose from a common unit source.202 Appendix last I. or week.is the diameter number 7 taken as a circumference. blessed is the verbal b'arak. has period of meaning of the time of the new moon.22-[. 280 days. § 88. which the word. Having thus how was it to be made good? Here. year. and 28 X 13 28 X 10 a luni-solar. by links.

the number of the bunches This is a symbol of the Garden of 13. and the b}' a wreath of but the flowers are of a kind that bloom frtiit. "Also. p.) " The (Qiioted from Sod. note. (Orelli. just as it is a fact that the. surrounded by bunches of flowers. and by a figure was birth under a form of death. vii. It II. 105. the Pembroke lid collection. also Dr. which represents a basket with raised and a serpent is- Jlowcrs and but once a month. A is very slight change from prop.^ Lib. brious. to bthers is the most precious emblem of life. carrying a sacred The basket. " The mystic basket" of the mysteries contained. walked priestesses had. Sanchon. and. S3'mbol of scull and crossed bones. is interpreted ihe female serpent" that is. Eva." of David was basket. Cohort.. (Song of Solomon. at the same time. they shouted Eva! and at the same time " pp. 203 very much turies. chouva.. celebrate the mysteries crowned with — (Clemens Al. Appendix of their secrecy. as signifying See death. 4S0. 319.. closed with thongs. 12. 45. a thing this v/ord DUD. or DUDI. ad Gentes. in procession it I.) the symbol. thejigure of a serpentP (De Sacy. 14. " woven. among other " things. The letter is and a basket.^^ etc. 12. The Bacchi a serpent was shown.) in the most ancient mysteries of the Greeks. but in the plural is '•''love-apples. sur- A mounted by a radiating fan-shaped ornament of 7 rays. a live serpent^ supposed to be the had become known that this basket held author of sin and death. garden.) cry made by the females " in their lamentations in these (Landmysteries was Eva!' TDT]^ ^ov T\')'n. latterly. Evang. being 6+7 = . and is at the center of the The name for figs. for four centhrough the streets. in III. groves..§ 88. fracp. Vol. of a serpent is 3 X 3 =9. pp. it. is The basket surrounded fruit is the basket or scrotum representation. to some lugunation. the same in meaning as basket.) " The name Hevia the serpents^ shouting aloud Evaf' (Evia) roughened." He quotes from Eusehius He also copies from a coin suing forth.) Thus the scrotum is signified with the male-female combi- which was sin. 14. 318. Inman's pictured descriptions of the asheras or vertical narrow door. marks Freemasonry. 106.

exactly. The very construction of this sentence is mystic.204 Appendix I. The symbolization of the connection of 113 6^61. readings translation. Joshua viii. Reflection becomes that the more involved when it is considered power of expression of the law. by Onkelos (?). Not only are they to work in the cosmos. \s vlv. they seem to work out conditions relating to an unseen and spiritual world." The word here is j^p\ to nail to. or +. shadowing as regards humanity. practically. to crucify. and the prophets seem to have held knowledge of the connecting links. What. and may derive the cross idea from the fl.355. Tdlah. and in the targum of 'Jonathan. by numbers clearly defining a system. (Wordsworth on Joshua. but also they are made use of by Daniel. rendered properly (Fuerst) by the Vulgate. which have been obscured by down by targuins." The Septuaginta rendering is of suspension from a double -wood or cross. with 20612 it found as essential in the structure is mistakable. crucified man. then. the origin of measures. fixion. garden. The Hindu representation of the garden is still mystery of the cross deepens. : : must have been somehow connected with the But how? And as showpersonification of this symbol. hy 3. By sympathy. the -prof hct. was of what? The ing symbol or creative law forth design. where. is shown from the very fact of There seems to be deep below deep as to the mysteuse. it is read. could actual crucifixion betoken? Yet that it was held as the efligy of some mysterious workthe ing of the same system. and here The theoretical use of cruciof the Garden of Paradise. as the guide to his prophetic utrious shown terance. was not the accident of the . as uses of —The upon a tree. ''Crucify them before the Lord {fchovah) against the stm. they read in the Arabic. rather than it are found here in the substance of this and also The Hebrews have handed primordially. 4.) The word is (l/D. plainer. clears. 29. workings of these number values. The strangest expression of this kind is in Numbers xxv. § 88. " The king of Ai he crucified Note. Eden.

and its power as the vehicle of a natural cosmical system. Appendix its . to carry the idea. C***^. but was very essence. of a man. neither the language. man. showing forth the by these symbols. could be of man's in- — the elements of the cosmical system displayed. as spiritual realm. 205 its language./(9r^/rt/ word first word possessed by the Hebrews. primary or- ganic construction therefore. The essential of this word was 113 from tlie beginning. probably ^/'/.§ 88. tmless from an unseen spiritual source? And and if this is so. unless both wertijvunded -which afterward became obsolete. I. would seem to have determi- nation in the same . the word is the the very aish. whoever they were. Whence then the language. their real personification. nor the upon a -prior language.. For instance. all conditions of the that pertains to the working of this law. by sound. and of it. and carried with it mathematical system attaching to vention.

in sequence. that of closing will be shown. which. a numerical use involving. by setting forth salient positive exhibitions of uses of this system. another method must be resorted to viz. exact enough. in the number 20612. . founded on \}[\Q. a circular value.. in the opening of § 89. which can be found in the text. as But. with its detailed applications. § 89. cubed and unfolded. by means of the factor 6. Mclchizcdck. exactly. collaterally. and for general use. as Connected with the Narratives rC" latino to these Personages. however. with also the blending of circular with square measure.sqiiare inch. APPENDIX II. So there has been shown in the pyramid. the scales of positive land measuring as contained in the British measures.2o6 Appendix II. Thus there has been unveiled. subMetius forms are the furtherest off. the Parker and Metius forms. Hebron. were raised calendar systems. presents the symbol of the cross. Time Calculations founded on Abram. which. The showings of both methods run parallel with each other and the commoner or calendar methods involve such . by means of the deeper and more obscured knowledge of cosmic construction. used in and about the construction of the pyramid. On these. until the perfect pyramid is to be found at the period described as that of the construction in the Bible culation of time and food. Genesis. Joshua the Son of Nun. The exact method resting on the Parker and and the most carefully obscured. Undoubtedly the work of is. a^id Caleb the Son of 'Jej)hunneh. is shown to be the practical unit of measure raised on the source of the cubit value. the process of caldistance running co-ordinately together with geometrical construction. ject to correction. — back to these conclusions. at long intervals. because of inability to trace clearly this building process.

the names Abram and . as given by the of the calculations of time periods war All the results are but identithe kings. bring in the Gnostic value of Christ in the serve to New show the prevalence of Testament. 207 uses of the other system. that among the western nations.^ons (Ages). quoting from St. This is to be found. or else by the figure of a man. tliat their presentation will help to lead one to the recognition of the elaboration of the profounder method. in the work of Professor Gustav Seyf- . or -. John Bentley. . that is well and instructive to give Mr. formed out of such circles. C. in was also the number 608. as also. this kind of knowledge. it is to be seen that the value of 318 was a great value of Brahma Christ. " CEdipus Judaicus. . says: relations of the Sephiroth. This figure of the man. these names. it. the numerical value of the letters in the x\?imQ. "The " The Gnostics and their Remains. original idea was apparently taken from the Hindu figure of Brahma. One of the phases of calendar calculation is so marked and prominent. with the like results. or a tree. down in to the times of the Christian era. as but a figure and goes on to show. so wide in its limits. as to 608. Seir Anpin. which the most prominent are those of Adram and of the The uses of the numbers involved in royal Melchizedec. Barnabas. to produce time periods. consists of 243 numbers. sets forth Hindus. King. and the various castes typified by the several parts of his body in fact. ad infinitum." From the writings of Godfrey Higgins. the in his Hindu Astronomy. and consequently. are equivalent in numerical value. in 14th Genesis.§ 89- Appendix II. to one another the Kabbalists represent by a number of circles intersecting in a mysterious manner. Ahrani The signifying the different orders in the celestial hierarchy. emit bracing such an extent of the Scripture narratives. cal with time calculations of the pyramid. took the form of the war of the Titans. this same war." page 13. Mr." by Sir William Drummond and also. This was the same (Sir William Drummond) with the war of in heaven. among bers. or Parker numThe key of the position is in the names. W.

obscured in the name oi Eliczer of Damascus. as shown.X 6. as a diameter value to a circumference of unity . and pllf. after (or in likeness of) the order {ox number) of Melchizedec — that is. on " Chronology . or [see § 84 {c. ''tscdck. which height involves the square root of the solar year. 6 times the amount of which. the 318 circutncizcd xn^n of his household.) was 608 and this last involves the personage Mclchizedec. as given in the the one-half of 486. gives the height of the king's chamber. the meaning quality of exact probity. another (<5. so — Abraham . But a change is 243. The Hebrew word for Melchizedec '•^melchi" is a compound word. composed of ^D/O. Paul likens Christ." and also in the hymn of MarThe 318 is the same with the 318 trained tianus Capella. or the 318 of the Pit a foil — against the promise of offspring that should be the 318 of The value 318 has reference to the vernal ascendency.) (i. and the measure of that year upon the celestial measuring circle of 360°. It is to be found in the same place.) name is of Abram. "Just One. the of in its standard measure.)] porchway of the temple.2o8 farth Appendix II. my king. used. Now the value of the (^. to whom St. or balance Pater the Sadie Vulcan. the Hebrew. rightness.'' in the construct. the base of astronomical calculation. and has another . or instructed servants of Abraham. or oulaum. in 14 Genesis. as shown. § 89. Abram Abraham = = a priest forever. or the equivalent exactitude. as height great pyramid. by which. This was a sun measure. saying of him that he was . holding the of the year. so much in the pyramid numbers. he was an Aeon. and the distributor of its fruits of bread and wine. as by another version. without beginning or ending of days. and 243 was made in the name of Abram to numerically. 5 was added to 243. or the continually recurring flux and rebirth o{ tifne without end.) The word comes from a verbal. or 318-I. righteousness. shown in the text. (He was as Cain. 243 248 One Gnostic value of Christ being 318. or.

TX'^12. or the pit. having the precise difference noted in the ^^ that is. the narrative determines this very change. Give the other value as of Abraham. <xx\d pity. 20 the 30 + + 10 10 = 100. for the salvation of the world. by change mercy. the place called shiac.) Now. under the law (so Paul). 608 — 243 Abram Abraham {b. ll^t^*. 608 — 248 = 360 . the zodiac number descendant. while the corMelchizadik. 209 co-ordinative derivative pHV. so represented. or 10.) or the solar year value. is astronomically in Scorpio. astronomically. the gateway to the . to Melchizedek. same meaning. or p1V"*D7D= 40 -f- related exception of + 20 -f- = 100. being paid) is 304. forgiveness. the half of the sun measure (2. cifixion of the word from that verbal. then. (Now. or pnV"07D = 40 30 90 -f- +4+ 4 -f 100 -[- -(- 10 -}- 100= 304.) and make use of the values found. word Melchize'dek.) 486 . As a fact. pity. or the tenth. or the other Gnostic value of Christ. as will be shown.§ 89- Appendix II. TxxiA forgiveness are worked as additional qualities on the first word. {a. the Bfsiach.) Abratn. to Dan. hifil as here. or 608. or 10 to the 294. the addition of the value of 10 the perfect one. and Melchizadik the half of (the tithe. the place of the cruthe place where D-Lilah received year Samson (the sun) into her. mtscrtcors" or or Christ was especially mercy. But Dan. dark and treacherous embrace . as all the attributes of an exacting represented having — God. as he who participle of which is causes to go down into the pit. softened by these very qualities. a sign. = 243 = 248 Make use of these with 304 X 2 = 608. thus making it 304. (i. the specialty of dictionary as spec. is 243. M^siach. by the here. = 365. with one remarkable tsadik. + 90 = 294. As seen word Melchizedek can be changed to Melchizawhich dik. or 248. for Abram is represented as paying tithe. the Christ value. Abraham is as represented pursuing with his 318.

) Higgins). —the value of the celestial circle of three hundred and sixty degrees. by astrology. it is represented for circumference by 1130. in the same -place. If you wish to measure solar time as of days in the year. the pyramid values come (i. Cassini. value of the 600. as well as to Hindus and Siamese. the formula will (i. and worthy of all praise. into play. is the diameter to this very value as a circumference. on the great circle of 360°. It is the great divine avatar. for the numerical value of the — base side of the pyramid.days this. connected under finds 608. run — for 600 years.2IO Appendix II. both these personages. as has been said.6. or incarnation period.) 365 - X 600 = 360 X 608+ . or 31. or Melchizadik. whereby.-|. under the number form. whereby the 608. also a cycle inthe system with that of the 600. was one of in 600 years. again. as a straight line value. by the intercalation of i. and attributes the difference to difference of value of precession of the equinoxes discovered. and shows that Eusebius' (who. greatness of its value consists in the fact that it serves to measure the time of conjunction of the sun and moon in The the heavens. But in this he seems to lack Cassini. by recurrence . a that it new birth should ensue. secularly founded the Christian Church) chronology agrees with its use. or 10 times the height of the king's chamber. the Christ value. Cassini said of the finest astronomical periods known. or that on zvhich the year is measurable. So. It is one that remains perfect from cycle to cycle. with Constantine. Godfrey Higgins dex.8. discovered the great cycle of 600 years as belonging to the Hebrews.) Now. were means of meas- . or of equivalence of solar time into the division of the zodiac into degrees.) 190. (i/. as co-ordinating lunar with solar cycles.98 -f. Hence. or Christ. also. 9853+. § 89. showed the strength of proof. in the last century (according to Godfrey (c. value becomes a measure of transfer. X 6. Here.

or objected. which. making 4= the period that of the bissextile^ or leap year. Appendix II. formerly called name means the city of 4. that the now used i as corrected in the calendars. viz. denotes the bissextile o( four years" (Volney's Ruins. The contrast of this kind of measure is in Lot. by the intercalation of day 4 years or. this very correction is marked. being seated in the gates of darkness. and. or Sodom. but. a joining together and this word equals Hebcr. pyramid. (There is a very curious affinity between the words for Hebrew. or Kirjath-Arba. a imion. and was thus the proper place of residence of Abram. four. or a full This is true. or woman's lust. to 365 X 1460 days. it will be said. " Hor Apollo says : in the -place provided for. in . at evening. as ober.. or Hebron. one day has been added. whence Hebron or Chebron. would serve to denote the measure of the bissextile year. however. also. or rather Chebron. which was Kirjath-Arba — which latter resent They (the Egyptians) further repa quarter of an acre. representation of the pyramid.) foreiern suit. true to the need. divided \n\. 4 of a day has been added to the 365 obtained by the use of Abram and Melchizadik 3'ear is — that is. It is paiiod that this is also noticed by Professor Seyfl'arth. (the year). Here. or Chcber. means to pass over. for Hebron. by another showing.three men in the opening (angels) came to see Abram. the sun measure. that a value has been introduced to bring about this re- viz. the time being spoken of as midday. Here was the sun directly over the of which the height was indicated by of the apex 243. Hebron. the place of it Abram's residence. The word for Hebrew is 'yy^. thought the city of ^. and most prominently of residence of Abram. and iox Hebron. 211 lire of transfer of solar time in days into degrees of the time circle.'" or aroura .§ 8g. Abram's brother. ")2n.. page 134).o and. the residence — . period of 1461 days. (c. by " The acre. When the . So. he was seated of his tent.

only two were permitted Nun. as fsh. the son or of the_. sure enough but he was the dog-star. . Nun. and the other was Caleb. fish. for is (Joshua. or upon its curious fittings in the connections made. inasmuch as ^sculapius had the dog for a companion. the dog-sidiV. the son of of Both Jc-phiinneh. promised land. \x\. heliacally with the sun. which cycle. as the Sothic period great cycle the among Egyptians. or the dog the son of the female dog. in the month of the fire dog when Sirius rises heliacally with the sun. (Nork. in Worterbuch.) port upon its intrinsic strength. days. to divide off. to determine the heavens. = pj 565 = 565 and the Jehovah form = also. says that is the biblical Joshua ^sculapius soter. mr7* that of is 56. was also a Jehovah numerical form. or for correction of the Sothic period or four . are offered to ^sculapius . after the manner of astrologers. It is fully confirmed. .) period was the vague year of 365 value.) Hence But the above statement does not rest for its sup( /. and Caleb was a type of the of the sun. for Caleb's father is the solstice." Abram but this is the glyph of Hebron. as a united yet parceled-off heaven. in affinity with Hcber^ "IDH. figuratively.. " to divide in pieces. or turning-man (11^5% Strophios. Caleb was the dog.212 of Appendix : II. was marked by the rising of Sirius.. hence.) Joshua was a type of the sun. 113 X The Sothic . . it being simply an enlargement of the bissextile correction of 1460 and 1461 days in the period of vague years. to determine a point for bissextile correction. Vergilius). \\iQ. by dropping a vague year from the count . § 89.. were astronomical types. and dogs lion. the summer solstice. even as Joshua had Caleb (the dog) also Hermes Kunocephalus.f5/^. in 1461 years Falling back — of the correction would take place. appears in the run of the word. and to the dogheaded Anubis the predicate Strophaios [hinge) belonged. One was Joshua. in Egypt. corrected to the true solar a day each year.5 X 10= 5. Of the children of Israel to enter the who left Egypt. So.

" before that time.) It may be that Mr. ''walked God took him." of a " Quadrature of the Circle. Noah walked with God. the Kenezite. was Kirjath: Arba. Enoch ^'' with God. this is 49 to X 6 . of all places. the resi- — dence of tile Abram the sun measure. 213 in it. the city 0/ ^. hint is observable in the Biblp as to indications of time A '"'- cycles. Hebron. Baldwin & Co. or 4 squares of 6 X 6 each. of Louisville. holding the balance of the ecliptic. attention to is called 3. cycle." and Caleb was the detcrminaior. etc. which {tnan." and "The Square Root of Two." ^^IIeb?'on. became the inheritance of Caleb. A. the c/iy of 4. unto this day. and as to the 2. he was assigned just that one that proves all that has been said viz. "Proposition Theorem. of the (2. Appendix II." and 7-. or cycles. where. by correction." That is. Ky. cosines. for the correction of their recurring periods. or 113 circumference to 36.§ 89." Noah was " Noah was therefore. deducted therefrom. handed down that he was without beginning has learning or ending of days. and of the Sothic cycle correction of 1461 for 1460 years "which place. Cincinnati... of the leap year and the Of Melchizedek (Pater-Sadic). His Proposition 3 " ( I is as follows : If a circle be described with the square root of two for a ra. which mafi was great among the Anakims. "Proposition number 49.) The square root fftictJis can be extracted exactly. Myers. the square root of the remaining ybr/j'-w/w*. the son of Jephunneh. perfect in his generations . but he was a means also of determining both by correction. because that he wholly followed the Lord God of Israel. and he (was) not: for connected with the year circle. significant of the bissex- correction in days of 1461 for 1460. pre-eminently a period marker. ox Kirjath-Arba. or stroiig ones (Gibborim). Myers has reproduced an ancient method for the calculations of circular elements as sines. True. (Wilstach. .) and the onc-fftictJi of the square described on the radius be dius. or planets. When he entered the promised land. Hebrew Sothic period." the record goes on to state. for the city of 4). (As to the value of Melchizedek of 294. was his possession assigned to him? Why. was great among the cabiri." by W. or Theorem.

together the added . or H^JT and the 355. as tho. 355 is the Hebrew word shanak. 360. 355. together. and very relation shown. of histories the of larity some one underlying subjectbe of to seem phases They this to be matter. his work is well worth attention. for asare but one circumference. is shown a comparison of an abstract circtimference value. so. and from him in the Garden is out the connected Parker form of 6561 20612. then it is observable that the age of Abram. But with Abram as is part of this year value. the reason for it is of the form. tronomical determinations. § 90. or 175 years. the lives of Abram and Isaac. The beauty of the form consists in this. the natural year of 365 days worked out. So Abram and Isaac. eventuates. however. or 180 years. 113 is : with other uses. Garden of Eden measures. 365. 355. diameter. that 360 is the mean between the abstract and natural year circle value. as applied to time measure. year. the man. of showing a whole there is 355 the combined value of Abram and Isaac. or numerically connected with astronomy. and that a year circle. which is also a celestial — . is to the age of Isaac. and geographical measure. in Abram-Isaac. — so deducted will be the sine of the given arc. also the circumference of a diameter of 113.) The square root of the remaining:-'^ will be the cosine of the eiven arc.) are struck with the marked simi Commentators § 90. or year . While 113 is 7nan. But 360 was also with the ancients a year day value. and is also connected with it by use of another jy^ar value. amounts to just Hebrew word for year. by the order. . 360 degrees. with the natural year value. worked ma7i. and that this subject-matter Suppose In many astronomical. or shanak. and here. the abstract circumference value of which 113 is the Take. 355 (I. the calendar keys here presented in the As the bissextile and Solhic cycle correction.) where." respects. (3. So there is elaborated in this use three year day values 360 365.214 Appendix II. therefore. and also its measure circle.

and temfle. so. or as well as 355. then.§ 90It is Appendix II. and pyramid. serpent of 365. also. In truth. 215 formed on this form. or. 1775. 355 would take so the numerical formulation the same form as 365-1 for the different year values. and 28 X = A symbolize the expression 365-1. and Garden of Eden. So. C^I^K. : connecting itself with land measures. the true value of this kind was — — Hebrew and ancient year (4-) 355 I == 354 days. or the combination of the two kinds. or Enosh son of Scth. or shanah. also. Take the woman form of time production. multiply by 5. 565 and there results 177-0. and tabernacle. Take the form 113 355. and there results i take But and 355 354 and-multiply by 5. This is seen and this is the luni-solar year day value. Now. forms for exact cosmical determinations. in Hebrew. Now. By sympathy. the son of man (Daniel). the woman sexual use. It is true. the vague year day value. It is— (2. in calendar calculations. the Hebrew word value for year. or connect with every other. so it has also reference to this very value 354 as a circumference instead of 355. seen that while ordinary calendar systems can be in 355 with the > with the ancients the picture of a year was of a serpent swallowing the end of his tail (or one or more units of its length). and : — = . And here its origin is laid bare. or pI^-3-3. seems to have been a fundamental one. swallowing i unit of its length would X 4 = 28.) 7 13 364. under the number 7. construction. the working of the woman sexual form of the garden is seen to harmonize with every other. it links. by adding the yv^// values of the letters in the words Garden Oden. too. would be — (3-) 355 I ^ ( ) 360 I r 365 ) I 354 In truth and in fact. that while the Garden of Eden involves 355 through 113. to be one day less than 365. 359 ( 364 is while 355. combined into a system.

111^0. there results 3 70 177 which is 50 53. to But name seems rather to have reference the radius value of circular elements (3. having reference to the interior works. . read 345. with confirmations as to its ancient recosnitions. 4 H.2i6 Appendix II.)» § 82. of calculation of astronomical admeas- urements.50 ~^ this for of 177 5 35 •4significant change.) will be shown hereafter. and 354 may be + = + + = = . or 345. Uses of and developments of this form (3. § 90. Strange it bend that this the form of a is into circle. which this is the name Moses. in the great pyramid.

cally. 4 ^ ^^ x—= 274.§ pi. The worked feet use into the origin of measure 20612. or Dove. having reference to the comparison of lunar with solar time.66+. the means of application of the Parker forms to earth measures. lating the interior works of the great pyramid. X —= 27482. is desired to the formula of — (I. connecting with yohn.the standard height of the king's chamber region of 68.4132-}. or 80 cubits + 40 cubits =120 § cubits (6. numeriin the abstract number 20612. 206 and 120 cubits. the origin of measure. through the Fish. o 78 (c. or Logos. {ai) Attention 12 206. and the correlation of distance measure — all cosmical.). and with "Jcs-us.7068 equal : to 206.8266. with "J-hovah. then uses feet. or of divine adjustment. -f. then as 206 is 120 cubits.) in § — 20612 (3. or Jonah. In 120 cubits there is the num- — ber 12.826 is — 2o6. or real pyramid measures : .) and also developing the (2. o as arising from the original Parker formulation of (2. The Word. pyramid of 137. or 6 -{-6. which. Appendix III. 217 APPENDIX III. is 12 foot and cubit y\\wQ of.i2 = 68. to obtain a form of measure for regu2. § 91. or the king's where it same measure in 78 chamber region. it which as 20612 inches (seen in § 78).7o6-f-feet.) — feet. is indicative of the change worked on the standard measures to for 6 is circumobtain actual. respectively.) valuable as giving the standard height from the base of the 12 feet.). It is seen that the form retains.feet. as composed of 6. in 274. — feet.

This opening first a type of the opening sentence of the verse in Genesis. or dabvar^ God created all things." meaning. 206. ddbvar."'' It "/« and the Word was has been seen that the word Elohim stands for the re- . § 91. or The ' Word. used so mysteriously in the Scripture. in feet.12 — 100 construction. with God. . or word. is emplify and teach the hidden wisdom of the Old. that by the Word. then. to ex- The New Testament of the ancient books . as implied ^ that is. added. or intending to mean." premising that the Greeks translated Elohini by Thcos. thus used. the New Testament can be resorted to. as the English do. and the word was God. This is from and but another form of the Hebrew word 'y^'^. Kabbalistically it was. but an unfolding of the Old. it carries the decimal . ference to the well-known. — being. under another dress. after all. under the form of that part of the expression viz. respectively. to express the value 120 cubits. — . In this form of . for the expression of 120 cubits. is mysteries the best illustrator we have of the mysteries outside of the the Hebrew Kabbala being of because of the care used to conceal its teachings. ^ 12 206.. of the number i. 12 This con-feet. as at the base of cosmic and earth measures. the exact value of 12 206 feet and of a foot. 90985 -f. dition. The value of ddbvar lays in the numerals. What stated as to this value (which also implies the Jehovah value of a one of the denomination of 20612) is exempli^^ fied in the according to opening passage of the Gospel. This numeral 206. used as a whole number.ogos. by sentence is God and Lord. 100 gives the interpretation of the great word L. or number form. is a great controlling one. or values of its letters. and 'Jehovah by Ktcrios. are 206.2i8 Appendix III. which. John says : the beginning was the Word. {or agreeing with) yohn. Therefore. one would say. in as of 206 120 cubits. having reference to the perfect circumference 20612. "It is 206 feet. less use.

in the terms of 31415. (d. the Word. as 31415' 'John the same with Jonah. tence The value of the name. then. 213. or God. adding the letter values. or Ddbvar. or head. is in the ''beginning'''' is also appropriate It is here as the first word in Genesis. or diameter of Now.) Hebrew word for Dove. or Jonah. in Hebrew. the is expression of a whole number of 120 cubits. So that. or circumference to a diameter of The Word. or 71X5 = 355. John shadows '^ forth that of 113 : 355. Th c Word (c. and used for the equivalent Hebrew word V^TS. in Hebrew. as a Jehovah value). in Hebrew Jonah. rash. or beginning. It thus carries with it the numerical value 20612. or substance. its Hebrew prototype. on which such sublime results as have been traced could be produced. while the Word im- plies the relation 20612 : 6561.'' is perfectly appropriate to the expression. This word John. John. 219 lation of 31415." as this opening sen- according to John. is H^V.§ 91- Appendix III. and is equal to 355 X 6 and this X 6 = 213-0: so = 213-0. for John. under 12 the value of 206 feet and 100 of a foot.) The is '' use of the name ^'John. or the value of a perfect circumference. (d. then. was but a play upon Elohhn. " The word connection. or be- ginning. raised to just that value. or the stated. the circumference of 113 (which raised. or circumference value to i. John and Jonah as Dove. unity. unity. is that John. is also the . is 71. for head. raised to this very form or value. The value of the word.) Begin n ing. was simply setting forth the law of creation. is of 355. as 20612.

or hovah. place the numerals over the letters of the word John. which in the description of the flood. because. (^. are a third. jish. becomes circumference to a diameter of 36).220 Appendix last III. § 91. that its value is from a mathematical two any quantities which. it became 71 3555 one of the greatest symbols among all the ancients. was word made convertible into a diameter value. nun (the ecclesiastical English word nun. and giving the values of the run. word. as used that the all word is used in the connection just 5 times. the word and value is 565 mrr. giving the values of the the same way. as a diameter value. relatively. The Hebrew for One derivation of pj. and thus the same with Eve. or the feminine part of letters in HIH. the woman. are equal to each other. with others. the power of the word is 56s they But the word J-hovah. Now. a letters as fe- male devotee). through the intermediation of The Fish. as 5561 . but at the base of the Christian Books. the it is feminine part of J-hovah. symbolized it on the reading of the narrative. X = The Fish. or Jonahs or Dove. is for woman. The relation of this word jish to the divinities is also not only to be found among the records of the heathen.) By a most curious. or in For this reason. will be seen. by change of enlargement. or 'John. or mil. or Jonah. or Fve. thus indicating a circumference value. but exquisite use. use this the of very circumference value of 355. and. as seen. as connected with the Dove. becomes equal to. Thus is seen that nun. because 113 X 5 =565 (which. of which Joshua was the son. equal to jish is postulate. this Dove.

or the dove as 71 X 5 355 5 a circumference value. becomes J-hovah. If. "ijj^^-j^^ = Jes-rael. .. — fish form. his head.§ 91. yacoh. add the head of the part. y. gnostically J-hovah hovah or or his was buried in 556. after his before morning struggle with that angel. by but his typical change. are used. morning sunbeams fell upon him. the which has suffered no change and now Jonah. part. it. the Greeks would have had The mark or yt:5-us head^'^LS of separation between the two conditions was the brook Penuel or JabA very happy illustration of the dove and^fs/^ use to bok. passing upward. and now became e. by use of the fish as a womb. but the arrangement is changed in the last part of the word as to the order of the number hovak. body. or hovah. or I. or Jonah. is. the heel. was delivered. therefore. as 565'. who was Esau. upon these types. or the fish's mouth. which of itself was hovah symbolically carrying the phallus concealed. i. was beheaded. Appendix III. . or added to. or flux. while J-hovah of the complete circle of the sun's cirthe or the cuit. or went into the gate of Scorpio. the woman. year. stood as the Astronomically. or water. or yah^ or for the^/f^/^ or nun use. for 113X5 = 565word To male 565 as the re-arrangement of the 556 of the or birth. represented \\\q. emblem represented all below. she became. also. his before feminine qualities. or . — y. its the fish swallows the word. or the womb. as 565-1. mother earth. equivalent part. whereby. which is the y. or John. or Dove. Dove. Baptist. leaving the . made to assume the = value of a diameter to this very circumference. it symbolizes a birth of the subject-matter in the j^5// or nun form. had his name changed as the He changed yes — 213. So. viz. of y-hovah. or female part. § 92 {b^. and casts belly. It was but a play So much or . or yah. power of the sun above the equinoxes. as 556-1. or ^ or jod.. 221 and it is seen tliat all the values of J-hovah. (When John. while the hovah. or 565. or it up from 556 becomes 565 . or 10. standing isolated. as the winter.

is. or ^113. further. just easy to produce man. The early church recognized just such uses. . indeed." Then. or Jes. ^ = 300. a song it of praise to the Deity. . and there n . The woman then is. taken as a rib from the side of a man. or aish. the primal conceptio7i. It has been seen that the woman could be but. whence Venus was born. the value is 113. 7nan. could such a thing be.-|-rr = 5. but if man is to be restored from the tlements of the wojnan . }<= = a total of 311 or. + =^ 10. was 5315. in fact. a man value] the whole being mn*. then. concealing. from the same it was as source. *> -f- i. or Eve. "The 'Jcho'vah can be given from ancient sources. Syrians. make sat several days in Jiic^hrates (one of the rivers of the Garden) on tlie egg of a Jish. p. 168. The result is ivonian as Venus. which is 113 X 5 =565. says : " We praise thee. = a total of Now. add the values of the letters = 5 + J^ = 300." (Note to Volney's Ruins. How.) the Birth of the Savior. In the Te Dciim. as can be gathered and shown from Clemens Alexandrinus. not only born of a woman. it is He was. speaking of the Savior. . 311. adding the values.222 Appendix III. without the exercise of any natural procreative function and. Nor.) Here the whole transformation is shown by symbol. The woman. and most perfectly mathematically. C^*N. that that truthfully. § 91. as the letters run. Phenicians or assert that dove a (says Nigidius). from the most perfect reverential observance.) The Te Deutn and (_/". O Elohim! ive acknozuledge thee to be the averred that Jehovah. as coming from the man. _f-{<=i. in so doing. or jlin. as shown. was there any departure. from the woman. consistently with the truth and the laws of nature. reading the values results composing her name. woman was a virgin. in the recognition of His works. as a man. by the slightest possible use of change.

or. and 113 X 5 ^565. which word in Hebrew was Shanah. Place her thus. of which = line. 72. and the resulting value is = = = = 354. Thus. It is precisely the same whether a circle of 355 is exhibited divided into subdivisions of 5 each. were famous values as denoting 70 x 5 35o» 7^X5 The ancient 360. knowledge thee to be the first — "We praise thee. as the — of 355. of the lunar year. subdivision. was by a serpent swallowing one or more units of its length. they stand face to face 311— 113. Take 71 as the value of the circle to obtain the lunar year. by factor will be 71 . "We = symbolically be31415. the value of which was 355. the original circle be taken as 71. £/o/iim 'Jehovah'''' — . The calculations of time for the solar year sprung from the taken value of the lunar year. or the dove. 311. The dove was one its of the divinity emblems through- out antiquity. of a denomination of 20612. who was the mother of Joshua the Savior. And this was because it correlated the human .. Bendtiiis into the form of a circle. or Shanah. as 355 will exhibit the same ulti- which the mate subdivision by 5. in character of 71. represented by the serpent swallowing one unit of this amount. or H^ti*. 71. could be born of a virgin.5 X '^ mfl*. as exhibiting a perfect one. In fact. ycs-wa. we ac- it : praise this principle of i the working values are 56. or man. anciently. the values 70. with man as and 113.§ 91' Appendix III. however. and 73. 223 in this phase. or 113 X 5 565 . just as they are described in Genesis. it is seen how the 7nan. the perfect circumference. of or whether which. also 113. and 73X5 355' 72X5 365method of symbolically exhibiting the year. But so born. As to the expression viz. or nun. Let it be subdivided into 71 X 5 =355 parts. in the other form. he is as aish. which was the universally accepted value. The Dove (g:) tiscd in Calculations of the Year. straight comes.

or yes-.<t\'. signifying the Jirc. or or name and determinative \it{\. the Jish. as — = . jlow with an down. Ichthus. viz. made of the value 71. By tradition.) was yes-us. the man. river. or sun. Jesus the man descended into and stood Now in fact both in the waters of this river Dan. it may Dan and Jish symbolized the same thing. or woman. By the change worked on the dove value by the fish. Egyptian. method of obtaining this vahie. But Isi vvas Jesse. and common origin. the zodiac sign of the fish month. as coming up out of the nether world. who was the father of Jesus. was the feminine form of Isi. or Egyptian Isi-s. as Isi. appended ^. by derivable from the Gnostic use. § 91. or Jcs. The zodiac sign of the tribe of Dan was in Scorpio . or Deity. and to the tribe of geographically assigned the place Dan. Jish-river : or Jlsh. which point al- most undoubtedly pronounced t^*J<.) Testament Use. which. two doves would become two fishes as 565. Now Hebrew be taken as lar-Dan. was the manifestadon of the Dan was . the feminine to the river Jordan is 11*.. to descend. or Isi feminine Egyptian. But another form for Jesus was by Christian tradition. and as showing a common possession. Dan. indeed Isis. and . Isis. or like stated use could be values. or ^''-lar. or nun. embracing the sources or springs of the river Dan. or man. the origin of religion in Greece was held to have been by the introduction from Egypt of two black doves. as a form of aish. was or ish. Hebrew. or n. the meaning of the source of ancient mythology. or in t^•*^{. and p. from C*% or Greek or English Jes-us. A collateral form was ^Ji'% or ycsse. (this form gives the other of yes. hence. man. or aish. through circumference New (Ji. yared. 355 as are These interesting unravehng interpretations 354. or Issa. the father of David.224 Appendix III. ov Jish. — = by Clemens. This word by the masoretic points. In the Christian form. So. etc. Isi-s. or correlate. form was PfCJ^. 52 X 7 — 364? which i I is 365 364 and to compare. for man. the true former pronunciation. and 565. or the river-Dan.

355) of age" (Matthew. or Jonah. indeed. ixjish.. one gets the meaning of the solar year. = . Appendix III. 16). and in Phenician HJC^.\s head. become ychovah. This word is taken by Daniel from the 26th verse of 4th Genesis: "And to Seth (Hi^*. mn — came up out of the water (type of rection). and h^Xi Jish. or fish. And here the transformation is gone through witli by symThen the mati. which is simply a final determinative indexing the perfecting of the ritual or S3^mboli" This is voice is heard zalion. or mm. or Dove. half bol. " I Scorpio.' Fuerst. 30 {shanahs. or years. or 213-0 30 years 355 X 6 and as he . 365-1=364.§ gi. by a new birth." or Ben Enosh. This Enosh was the " Son of utan^'' and placing the values of the letters as the word runs. it also entering the allied condition of a new birth. my beloved son. which number was a Gnostic value of Christ. equaled 71 or the head. where. 225 fabled river Styx. the year. as it signified the place of another condition of existence by death. or beginning of creation in the first X = X 30= first 2130. (Gen. Hu ./ becomes But in standing in the water the body is the O Jehovah" . while the head is the hovah. . or by implication for the word is C^"lJ3"J<) and ' . or number 10. 365. was. male. coming down on h. and the luni-solar year indirectly. whose name he called Enosh. half . having become hermaphrodite. — the resur- and immediately the Holy Spirit descended on him in the for7n of a dove. await thy salvation. or a circumference to a diameter of 318-}-. after the of Daniel the prophet. then 71 2130: or the dove. So ycs-us. under n^C^*)." He A : was now become the son of both Elohim and Je-hovah he was both diameter and circumference. e. word of words Genesis. So. But who causes him to go down into the water? John. His head was " was about Rash. or in the fish's mouth. 18). half female i. was born a son. as to or nun. descending into the waters of this river Dan. 49. on coins. He was called sofi of man. multiplied by his shanahs. 71. ov gate of the woman. whereby the w«. his body. represented the man.

deals very largely mention of fishes . The popube supplied was a dense one at that time. commonly. or Gnosticism. or small lake. that it may be said made be rested upon the symbol. is attached to Peter and Andrew. too sweeping or embracing a quality has been given to the idea of fishermen. the In of a fish with Phenicia. Scth. or of Tiberias. or fixed occupation. was a favorite one among all Mr. but. without departing from what might truthfully have been the case as to fishing in the The fishing. and the occupation is represented as pertaining to quite a class. is in the sea of Galilee. which the woman = = JVote as to Fishes. to it is . or sea. the type ogies. where it spreads out into wide water. to have been in the figure of the Deluge head a man. of being especially. implies this form of use for 3-1-4 7. John and James said of their catching fish with nets in boats. as applied to the apostles. The symbol The to in the Christian Kabbala. inyear of 52 X 7 364. would have had to depend upon a constant supply of fish to catch. that. The fishing carried on in it was in ships. in such a piece of water. of the ^'Jisk'^ . and could have been carried on as a trade. There was sufficient to introduce the little beyond the use of the ancient symbol. was Jordan. of some ten to twelve miles in length by about six miles in breadth. And. but an enlargement of the river Jordan. The New Tes- tament narratives have been so highly colored by the kabbalistic import. It The . in the mytholthe ancients. This lake. nC^. vessels. deed. true. no great stress is laid on jishing as a trade. The that is character of Jishertncn. from some large body of water as a breedingthus exhibiting a settled business.226 Appendix last is III. with sails. lation to seems impossible only condition by could have which fishing of that kind existed. it was of great import in the idol Dagon. though its use ever}' where is to appear as incidental and natural. that this could have been the case. or rather pond. as conducted by these men. Bryant shows its origin. in such sort. § 91. or small fishing by means of seines or nets.

irresistible. at stated seasons. a pond with a few fish — in what is called the rtiJi Communication with such a would stock such for instance. for it would require but little angling to depopulate it of this species. utterly unfit to found a fisher}^ on. such have been the case. as having no scales. brook trout might abound to some extent in its waters but these would have to be pre. comporting with and neces- display ancient uses and meanings. have to depend upon its own breeding-grounds. there can be none. or pond. ment. it may be said. . If the country was far enough north. empties into the asfish can live or breed. of which.§ gi. and a few others. the fishing taking place of the fish. that to have supported a The conclusion seems mode of fishing. hill run down lake. as commonly thought and taken to would have required a continuous miracle of keeping up the supply. save when it en- larores out in the morass of Its Merom and into the waters of this inland sea. the ocean — but not in such quantity as to justify an occupation as described. after a It condition parts of the year is that of a rises in the springs of Mount Hermon. served with care. brook. Appendix III. as a business of continuous calling. save at certain seasons of the year. of Tiberias. The whole of the fisheries of the Sea of Galilee would. This is a simple and truthful stateat all times. therefore. save of the species of what are called mud or cat fish. sustaining fleets to its straight stream. and. with a very rapid descent from its source mouth (it is called The Descender)-. which were prohibited from use. all the registered experience in such matfearful for But the conditions of the Jordan river are of fishing vessels plying the trade on the It is almost a waters of the sea. iMl this seems to confirm the idea that the relation of fishing was sary to to raise a symbol. body of water as. justified by ters. 227 ground. in phaltum which no of 150 miles.

which the standard year. and through it 355. year of 364. while one phase of the garden is to the glyph given up production of humanity. is obtained the ancient lunar of and the luni-solar year 354. So. from means obtained from the Garden of Eden data. as a source of generation. is 355 I ^ > 360 I r 365 J I . ^ 364 359 where.is a other phase. (ff. The two phases touch each other in a numerical link. § 92. Tear the fulian Calendar^ from Values of the Aneients. 73i ence of 355 and that 355 is converted into year measure under its value in the Hebrew word skanah. from 355. 1130-I. right. or year word of 355. The full form. It is shown elsewhere that one numerical form for this garden was for the production of the -woman from man^ or 5315 from 113. again. is but the . under analso. Nork was The woman having been thus formed.) a way of the Garden of Eden was one of the birth of time and of man. was circumference to a diameter of 360. there the woman the value. 365. By 7V"<3r>^. and the second the solar vague year. linked on to a system of time measures. by another numerical system. is Now. the 92. under another phase. Garden of Eden. and his conjecture is supported by the hidden reading in the description of this garden. the first being the Hebrew shanah. APPENDIX A Method of Construction of the Different § IV. from her. there is shown a springing of time measures. as already given. An advanced step can now be taken. through value. even to construction of the Julian calendar. year. It is seen the value the man that.228 Appendix IV. But it has been seen that 113 is diameter to a circumfer. 354 ^ by a reduction of one. while. the production of man commenced.

and day natural measure of time.= holy birth number factor. bility. Of course. That of the Hindus is the most clearly marked. and is. woman (who . the top of the tree indicating the celestial She is but a play upon the values 113 355. as shown. and here the basic numerical value is 7. is the period indicative. which 3"ear. pictured variously by the different ancient nations. tlius indicating her as the connectinjT link between the measures of the heavens and of the earth . then. seated on the ground. in medical jurisprudence. this location is significant of birth. values has been shown as The method of deriving 365 I the year I 360 355 354 and here through the use of 7. connected with any feminine having relation to the generation of man and of ti7ne? Very simply. is 28 X 13. Hebrew The was the Isis of the Egyptians. which indicative of periods of conception. as picture is that of tlie woman hermaphrodite. 7 is a a is the number of natural days in the week. or the value ing up of the man again in this number. Indrance-Indra. the period indicative in nature of the birth of the The number 7. which springs from h-er back and shoulders. is this number. in all probadescriptive of the intention. thus attaching this : as the holy number of generation. distinctly marked as 7 in number. 28 280 days. in fact. the — = — = 364. who becomes by addthe values attached to her name 311. as the 7th day. in 7 X 4 = 28 days. in the disphiy of this use. the heel of the left foot is bent forward. of the birth of man. How trait. 229 use of the number 7. is the 52X7. the nature goddess. whose value is 113 diameter to a circumfer- X 10= ence of 355. as at the base of these. : But passing from these values to the display of others In one form of this woman. or tlie Issa of the Hebrews. or 364 days. then. circle of 360°. the top of a tree. so as to be presented to. the pudenda mark on of the elsewhere shown to be derived from the jnat! as 113 or 311 and. which is closed by bands. the mouth of the pudenda. the time period is days for the occurrence of the menstrual flow. spreading over her head. or before.§ 92- Appendix IV. which. so that the two stand face is .

bent into a circle and swallowing one unit ojf its length." Of this . in the phrase "INIarie conyue sans peche. or. things. 360. man. conveys sexual intercourse. the other. in this. — e. for another meaning. as virgin. and therefore no birth. as a stage or condition of such birth time with human : mark of conception. In Hebrew. as aflx)rding a type of the spiritual birth. each other as 311 is is yet so that read either way. had that of the female but the serpent had the hieroglyph of the pudenda letter 13. as the This subdivided for the 28. the time' value 364. and this last would be represented by a seJrpent of 365. by implication. or taking the result for the process. can be taken as symbolizing any either it may be 28. link. In other is shown to be a correlation between the birth of man and the birth of time. that. and also the scale of time measures 355. of blood. siti. in the Egyptian astronomical charts of the 28 lunar mansions. once being selected as correlating birth. and 365. in the ernly.'" The very word the idea of no birth unto righteousness. striking feature. as 364. again. and so on. 113. . and this idea is held to modi. or 280. both serpent and brass. there circle of the worked up to. 364. the shedding (The mouth of the pudenda. Such being the case. countermart (ITJIJID) ot" § 92. This perhaps may have been the source of doc- trinal teaching. Garden of Eden scene. and the one hermaphrodite idea again cropping out). as signifying tjie place of or source of all is also significant of another birth. through the methods of use. into 13 would indicate the each. proceeding from it.. a mark of human birth . Anciently. which is also the base of 6561. or 9. no conception. the pudenda. it may be taken as 113. agreeably to any connecting value. this as a diameter value implying its circumference of 355. this same idea was displayed. can take place without. a year time value.230 to face. the Parker birtli circle of time. in the plirase that " ruithoitt the shedding of blood there can be no remission o_f sins. form. the Appendix IV. the — seen to spring which thus is shown to be a connecting words. first.

among the months. divided into 12 divisions. with the other forms arising from the number 7. as far as possible. or months. of 12 months. or the bloody circle. then there will result . to make combination of all these subdivisions. where the year value of 365 is based on another of 360 days. circumcision. to which. to make up the full solar year of 365 days. from these there can be derived. at the (3. Therefore. or of 28 days.) was taken as the standard. with the intercalary number of 5 days. based upon the menstrual month of 28 days. 360 days. close of the year. make a one year circle of 365 days.) (eleven) a needed surplus of 2 days. It will be seen that the surplus days thus needed. as indicating the woman use.) so as to Now. of which one month had to be the characteristic 11 be will Then there the style under (i. it is thought. was but a Advancing from the source ions of the year. to make the full year of 360 the days. and a requirement of 5 more days to make up solar vague year of 365 days. with (4. a scheme for the construction of the Julian calendar. are in number 7.) X 13 =^364 days.). or 330 days.) One style of : 28 (2. isolating the one : month of 28 days. based upon the Another month of 3a style is that of days. Appendix IV. (5 . 231 intendment. take the standard at 12 months of 360 of days. of j 30 days each. if the forms to the development of r 355 divis- 365 ^ ^ 360 ^ 354 364 ^ are taken as measures of year time. as follows : 30 X 12= 360 days. year is that of 364 days. other months of 30 days each.) (2. proceed to the distribution of these 7 days.§ 92. 5 days were to be added. as follows (i. and yet so as to indicate the process.

. among others. It is was the founder of the year of (See Nork. in his children. is also of very great moment in the Hebrew glyphs. and which. and it shall cover to thee a heel. in the garden description. in fact. 4 months of 30 days. as a Hebrew.232 (6. 52. 217 or. okbv. 217 as a resi- " " due over. chap. ab vEgyptiis disciplinis hausit. of the standard year. 12 It is the name Jacob (Dpl^"% or yah-is heel).) substance is placed as noted in the Hindu picture of the Garden of Eden. 51. Worterbuch. Egypt* The Possible ^^HccP^ Meaning of the 217 Days. as these very relations. running being 712." It is seen that the heel the mouth of the pudenda. left § 92.") used significantly. 365 " agreeably to its known divisions. H. the mouth of the pudenda is woman month of 28 days. Then there is taken seven months of 30 days each. plus the distribution among them of a week of seven da3's. ancientl}-. 120 a total of the Julian calendar year. with the so word in the reverse. may be added to it. there will be lacking .'" (Rawlinson's Herodonote to Book 6 tus. belonged both Making to the Egyptians and Hebrews. month of 28 clays. In taken as the the word heel is the character values DpJ/. as touching In the above scheme for the formation of the calendar. who notoriously. . the real (5. . For another style of calculation to make up the standard year of 360. of which. in the phrase " Thou shall cover to it a head. that this heel standing before the woman month of 28. . 28 days. . the two amounting to 28 -f 2171= 245 days. was the work of an Egyptian. 7 months of 31 days. in fact. ' : .) I Appendix IV. or as to which. The word heel. " Macrobius says that Ceesar was indebted to Egypt for his correction of the calendar Nam Julius Cgesar siderum motus . in all 217 days. p.) See also Sharpe's Vol. which. an additional value of 217 (or 712) of the pudenda. H. and 13 months. as. under to "Jacob. foundation. is placed before.

'"' Man. : I Hebrew. or woman. perhaps. to hazarding a suggestion as to possible deterIt is minative sentences in Genesis as to this purpose. It is stated and he called his name Enosh: also. as has been noted. Appendix IV. Now. by change. (otherwise. she says as to Cain. even the perfect year. the diameter 36 or 360. the year value becomes 365. and adding the epagomenai 115 115 days + = 5. the term measuring a man even ''men calling themterm tlie in the other. = measured a man. 233 the 360 being. to become the pudenda itself. amount. having become 28 + 217 245. the full standard year was completed for the value of the word Cain. by possibility. there was born a son then began men to call themselves fehovah'' The two — : .§ 92. fehovah. as the letters run. and man "And she conceived and bare measured have said. connected together for an oc'' cult purpose. in one. as '''from the Lord. Dr. This leads stated in \h^ fourth chapter Cain. is. beyond doubt. year. it requires just 115 days to make up the full complement of the perfect standard year of 360. or. in the (113). as 113-0. the birth of Seth (or jlSi^. Seth being. for one of its symbolizathe is tions. Then 28 -j. or just the number This required to make this complementary number good. there being no such reading. that having borne him. Now. as the number 113. by. [p. as the word . Donaldson ascribes this meanto the ing word). that in bearing Cain. or a circumference to a diameter of 360. indicating rash^ or 213. gotten) a even It is Jehovah.217 360. is circumference to a and fehovah. the year). or Jehovah possibly meaning that she had produced the full complement to make up that . in other : view is strengthened by that which follows consecutively on this viz. the pudenda. indicated by the spreading tree top over the woman-man's head. words.'' and. seems. .. to him birth to him o{ Enosh. or. she has diameter of 360 . the word Jehovah is here in affosition with the word man. 115. with 28 (and. selves fehovah:" for these are the only such uses of tlie word "Jehovah" in all the Bible." extraordinary that. and the "And to Seth. passages are. Thus this hccl^ or 217.

very diameter value. salient. or the circumference value under considera- Now. is 71. or symbol of the month of 28 days. by i In this which can be taken the form 365 364. the Hebrew name for Jonah is also that and "Jonah This is but a play upon the ark of Noah and of the dove. and 5 times this is 355. Jonah goes into the fish's belly. N* where there is the full vague year. above method of construction of the Julian calendar is in a measure clinched as rightly taken. must be taken as the the word connection. in the garden scene. the multiple of 113. the other scheme connected with the -pudenda of the woman is but a play upon the use of this number as a foundation. the ramThe ifications of which have been somewhat set forth. the dove goes into the ark. with the unit one. or CIJ'N. the name of his son Enosh. and. In the glyph of the jish. Man and woman. five times the value of the man.) play upon the value 113. when the character sign. can be taken. being but a (c. is considered. in the expression of the values of the viz as they run — letters. or the menstrual month. Jehovah special — = glyph of the perfect year circle of 360. on which 355 is raised. or nun. also. is 565. is or in fact. gives the other and two final values of the year. this this In symbol of the month of 28 days. The above Use somewhat strengthened by the Zodiacal Sign of the Fishes. or aish. as has been shown. the sym- month of 28 days is the Jish. Then. the word dove is used just five times. the value taken as standard for the year. The word-for_/f5/z. : C^IJ 365 — 1 . bol of the the dove. indeed. the reference is very month in the ancient zodiac was that of two fishes. value of the word dove. The value tion. On the astronomical charts. the year (Fuerst under il^^). as the astronomical sign of this = . 113 X 5 =565.234 Appendix IV. 1130 + is circumference to a value of 360. the flood picture. § 92. . correla- In the description of tively. or 565 X 2 1130 and. or Jonah.

under this Paradise use of 360. The meanIt is a Hebrew coming of the term is a very simple one. So. or Paradise. and as of the cube for sphere. as a standard on which to construct the changes mentioned through the man-woman.217 (= 31 X 7) -f. or just 4 months of 30 days each. has no meaning. 235 the sign of the menstrual month of 28 days is 360.. or Cain. also. Then 360 being the standard. The letter 5a.120 (= 30 X 4) 365.§ 92- Appendix IV. and the face of a square being 60. Taking the Garden of Eden. which can stand for the year circle. of whom the woman says he the measure of + = is Jehovah (or even Jehovah himself). used for the Garden of Eden by the Seventy. and the appended letter samech. as also — its base side.zfc/z stands for 60. of 360 days of 12 months. or 217. Another confirmation of the time birth use of the Garden Eden is to be found from kabbalistic sources. or for mystic uses. to divide. would signify the In fact. so far as commented on. 60 designates the height of the king's chamber in the pyramid. and 360 — 245 = 115. signifying the circle bounded by one side of a square. D. and is supposed to be derived from a foreign source. of having a Bearing on this Subject. Kabbalism takes the division of the circle of 360. would represent 60 X so that the term Pardess. and as a time measure this is also the heel. then it becomes the year value circle. 28 217 245. = samech as the divided which the Hebrews represented in -plane forms. = the Julian year in its known as divisions. and 28 and 217 being already had. it is a word used for metaphysical purposes. The xuord Paradise. pound of the verbal Par ad. 115. as of the square for circle. By Fuerst. . the full full cube (to represent the 6 360. in the meaning of the term Paradise. so that 28 -f. This word. to make the full vague year requires 120 days. of 30 days each. It is a word for which the reputed authority of the Savior is given as being It is the word correctly used for the heavenly Garden. but this month is based on the pudenda as 7. sphere) having 6 faces.

circle. the phallic use is always to be found as the underlying one. aff caring as Connected with the Measures of the ^lecn^s Chamber. of the interlaced triangles. reading its values in the reverse. or. recurrence of the Phoenix time period. netic pole about the earth. The measure itself becomes {ei) How strange it is that. as being at the opposite extremes of nature because the former is measurable. It is a very curious circumstance that the length of the opposite side of this room is given at 227. the latter through it can be made measurable.236 Appendix IV. the Hebrew word for ^3t. are taken from the narrative.) been used above. in fact. Heel is. and of the and so. and was universally looked on as phallic. by Parker. as said. The uses then carry these emblems as the enunciations of the uses of these geometrical forms. manifest in terms of the square. marked virile is mcnihrum by the crossing of the disc of the sun by the planet Mercury as also. the complete travel of the mag. or. numerically.-I-J and.5 or 712 is : : : itself directly use of the value as 712.63 thus exhibited as a circumference to a diameter of : 226. The Heel Vahie.5 712.63. or from the elemental geometrical elements. So is the circle.1946 :: 226. The pointed obeliscal shaft was squared. for 56. It is very curious also that 217 {heel) X 3 =651. which is queen's chamber in this the length of one of the sides of the pyramid. § 92. as connected with the Garden. the reverse use of 217 having {d. The Parker forms rest on the relation (transcendental) of the equilateral triangle. it with the pyramid measures in the : 72 177. carrier of the germ. 226. and the sacr-fice and sacr-7uent of the English-speaking race. as the sacr. or from numbers. 227. . It is the phallus which is the vehicle of enunciation and truly enough. by Kabbala. its use passed down through ages to the sacr-factuni of the Roman priest. Making adapts queen's chamber. the one with the point down is female. whether the keys of these matters. It is perfectly . or . Now. 712.

to use his expression. This view : is fully enforced." which is a better. one allied. which is translated The primary and real meamng prop. by the rite of baptism. for Lane (at the time of his translating the Thousand and One Nights) noa : tices. xxxiv. mites.) at Fuerst says " Properly." is not a literal. symbolized a birth. and in short He who has the prepuce. they are paraded around. can be offered. therefore ragina. (i. Under |nn. anciently. This idea is continued to modern times. . and yet of union. as sexual. was the shedding of blood in the consummation of the marriage rite. dressed in girls' clothes. hence a marriage feast. literal. while the symbol of the same means of birth. up to the time of the ceremony. indicative of birth. proach to us. because more the word schmach. But "for that a re{were) English. is nor is it a good translation. its force.''^ (Fuerst. married . as casting light on what has been said as to marriage conversation. a wonderful refinement. is a woman to us. Appendix IV. typifying generation by marriage. female For he is pudenda.) " who has a — — proper the prepuce. It. Christian type of a spiritual birth was. When the sons of Jacob offer conditions to the Scheche- " Der eine vorhaut hat. 14) denn eine schmach wiire das fiir uns. m feminine attire. jissiire. the same type The was. or rather marriage. The great symbol was in the shedding of the blood of separation. a right performed on the sacr. schmach and reproach. too. As this is descriptive of a simple fact of ritualism.) charaphah. A wonderful : illustration of the underlying meanings of the rite. chathan. >?in) prepuce. as to the preparations for the performance of circumcision of j^outh. in of the rite a note. by circumcision. in the translation than the English. or. 237 true that. even with the Hebrews. is manifest." In other words. The type of the spiritual rebirth. the highest religious or spiritual types were (to us grossly) sexual. they say (Gen. of the word is " (i.§ 92. But more anciently. split. by circumcision. The Hebrew word HS'irT. that. that (or The translation is : mark of a vagina to us ("l^/rTfi^lfT'^).

16. and full of life's enjoyment. who wears a chaplet. in the wedding night. 9. Is. i. like the latter.. 10 who. who rejoices in conducting § 92. So7ig. with joyful forth from the bridespirit. 25. goes of the with chamber (Hijn^irT) vigor. 11.. 10. who is allied to God by the dedication of circumcision of — A the blood of circumcision.238 a bridejo^room. 3. 5. an idea which was . Ps. Is. 62.9. chathan damim i. and encircles his head like a priest. — (2. called from the consummation of marriage. 61. jfef- and. yo. one of the maiden's blood. 6 after he has become.of Sol. 16. exults in that day (see H/D). home the bride. e. 7' 34. 25. Appendix IV. e.) bridegroojn subsequently transferred to circumcision. 2. feeling . 4. a D\t3T jiini allied by the maiden's blood {Ex. by the offering 1. 26).^'' .

239 APPENDIX V. The Law is divided into the framing of the and the enunciation of moral precepts. as above stated. their strange The Flood and the Ark of Noah. are to be found in the hieroglyphic construction of the Garden of Eden. explanation. The determinatives marking the completion of the pyramid structure are very marked. The Parker and Metius measures. It ments. etc. and elsewhere pyramid. to the construction of the ark of Noah. as the correlated enforcements of the law in the workings of the souls of men. must be borne in mind that the substance of the Old Testament lays in the books of the Lazu. of the great pyramid. in the in the queen's chamber especially. unfold the Jehovah. ritual.§ 93- Appendix V. that the queen's chamber answers to a special part of the Biblical Garden of Eden. the determinatives marking the completion of the -pyramid as to its mass. or. Leaving out that which intervenes as having no recog- key of solution. It would seem. It has been shown how the numerical formulations. enforce§ 93. and are contained in very brief compass. with Kabbalistic Biblical Relations. more properly. then. nizable . with its contained measures. are. All the remainder is but expansion. (a. targums. There is far more space taken up in the establishment of the ritual than in the inculcation of the moral The ritual properly rests upon the construction precepts. The building of the pyramid in the books of the Law occupies all the first chapters of Genesis.) on which the pyramid is to be constructed. the The Biblical Containment of Pyramid Structure. the Mosaic or Pharoah measures of 113 to 355. very marked and strongly outlined.

shanahs. Some of them may be The use of the 600 to the names Shem. were it intended. The number five (5) is the jl. likely that these years (or numbers had a use. So also this 600 . as De- terminative of Pyramid Measures^ in connection with Tear Period of iVoah. raised from feet to inches. 600 is just the circumference = to the height of the king's chamber multiplied by 10. Such a use. as the more occult and more exact meaning.237-}-. by the conjunction of the sun and moon. just as they read in value but there was . reading. shanahs. these are abundant enough." (Years. and the 500 Year Period Shem. its being thus taken. or the Stop. 6561 is the source of the enlarged values of the pyramid as seen. for 1656. or £!nd. From Adam on occasion. given. as by Cassini that measure of which is : — Christ was the foundation. the source of the enlarged measures of the pyramid of Egypt. shanahs. and multiplied by 4^^ to equal the variation on the entire circumference of the pyramid. 6561. or to the — the base side of the pyramid as 190. or the — 600 years is signalized by another of . as has been fully shown. the period of Divine incarnation. Ham^ and yaphet. and salient enough. Now. Push). Noah. Ham. in 318. or 190. 355 X 5 =i775-) This is a great determinative sentence. or 190. or Pest. and Noah begat Shem.985+ feet.985 + . marks of the correctness of and far-reaching enough. in the number 608. and this is the Parker square. § 93- to the jlood embraced an interval of 1656 It is most or 355's). 355 X 600 213. reading a value backward^ or. and the measure of transfer onto the celestial circle of 360°.) of age at the time of the flood (years. and fafhet. should be accompanied by other dcterminaiive another and kabbalistic use of. equals the true solar year while the correlations of this value give the earth's diameter in miles. But this period of very great value viz: "Noah was (500) five hundred years old. Ham. and faphet. and the variation on this.240 Appendix V. was 600 years {b. In this instance.

or origin of all was Noah. the completion of the grand Stop. in feet. — ''•Shem Ham. The pyramid thus shadowed forth. the half base side of the pyramid and 486 is. which is the perfect one. which is the number of the holy of holies. by use of the power (or number values) of the expression of the three names of the sentence viz.§ 93* Appendix V. be- yond all mistake. or yah. Flood But while the means were occultly being laid for the exact determination of cosmical phenomena. cherubims. in its familiar number measures. 241 or fructifying number for the rabbins have a sayTwo of ing that God made all things out of the letter il. or Rest. and which is a circumference to the Christ value of 318. have been seen to be shadowed forth. 381 is. to co-ordinate. was the mythology. the work completed. and yaphcti" (I. it would seem also that the narra- . /\i\^ . a condition which. these fives in the center of the Garden were equal to the numerical value 10. as coming from the original Parker elements. the of the in measures of the all the standard height pyramid — in the construction of the same.) £) 1 to correspond with 3 this position : 4 4 8 I And 48 let 6 : these values be read as they stand. thus 444 is the numerical value of the side of the base of the pyramid. by Bryant. which. in the Method of Calendar Correction contained Narrative. is now strongly lined out. agreeably to the Parker method. or the pyrapnid mass outlined.. by the use of the Metius values of ^^3 • 355- And it so.) The Hebrew t:' expression is — D rr n Give the character values (2. . in feet. such as astronomical times and earth measures. . in its divisions by the womb. in cubits {or cherubims ^222 : -{- 222 =. Garden of Eden.

by blotting out the light. thus consigning it were.242 live Appendix V. If the watch has gained. five minutes on the sun. and the circle of the day. If there is a constantly re- curring need of correction. taking the tial of the commonest methods for the computation number of degrees of the celes- viz. and five days were allowed to circle. or rest. say. exact. as it has relation five to the in the signs seasons. more popular. As the day was marked by the rising and setting of the sun. though less ihe of description Jlood seems to contain curious methods for the correction of time periods. The Correction of the 600 Tear Period. autumn. as spring. 360 stand for 360 days. for the number of days in the year — pass by without count. the 365 day value of the year was known means of the that the it taken be correction. called cpagomenai Thus. summer. and the proper season. correction will be made by stopping the watch for minutes. from year to year. whatever that might be. and then starting it again. as . epaby may gomenai. or winter. was in use. It is very evident that. that is. being made at the appropriate time. and narrated. prior to the time of the flood. there was made a stop. lestial circle of 360 degrees. so that. counting to the end of the ce{iTzaybfjiZvax fjfiipac'). {c. or letting the day pass It was the necessary step to the rebirth of without count.) One of time was by. should always be maintained. the coalescence between the sun in his signs. the giver of light. or Noah. The similitude between the watch and the sun lays in the connection of the passage of the sun through the signs. and the fastening them to the earth. the quantity should be known. as placing five days in a box or ark. The relation of the 365 day period .. the process was symbolized by. contains other methods § 93. The process was that of setting a watch by the the year. Correction was made to were degrees made by the addition of 5 days. to them oblivion. sun. for 360 days. the sun's place should be accompanied by a corresponding condition of the seasons.

at the corrected period? of years being 600. respectively. or every woman come back to her proper lord? Or." etc. how long should the watch be stopped before starting again. with the earth. or ark. spring of harlotry. lording over them. want of proper correction would bring it to pass. The number . that error and confusion would ensue. or signs. or periods. these compartments. or JVoah. the lords. the This being the settled planets presiding over them. *^ sons of Elohhn. was the father of the solar year. there would be illegal planets. the celestial sphere. would have to be put in a box. bear this interpretation for the usual one —viz: "In the same days. "daughters of H-Adam. after a time. marked by The period of the flood seems the 365 years of his life. which was 600 years. Now. son of Jared. it will be found that the seasons will begin to fall to the 364. or 365 — i. as seen.. the astronomical period taken is that of the How many days Stop. or a whole sign in 120 years. being. scheme. there were untimely births in the earth and also behind that.§ 93* Appendix V. in fact. would come back to their proper places in the original scheme. for a greater correction.^'' and intercourse. or JVoak. If the correction of 5 days in the year be followed some length of time. be pointed at in the back — of a day a year. especially as the name niy may be taken as i/ie year. to mark the Stof. astronomically indicating this confusion. was divided into 12 compartments. and these compartments were esteemed as sexcd. now in confusion with respect to the planets. Also. so that the seasons. as consigned to oblivion in count. Enoch. or luni-solar year. seems to 243 name Enosh. Such being taken to be one of the objects of the glyph. to work the correction of this period . when the sons of Elohim came to the daughters of H-Adam. as between the planets." or of the €arth-xx\2iW and. they begat to them the off'. by Philo. or husbands. by the comparttnents coming under the lordship of the wrong Instead of lawful wedlock. the period of confusion. the 4th verse of 6th Genesis will .

) thus made. with irelalion to the this. without further change or alteration. and day and night. But while a cycle correction for 600 years was (d. the seasons. and again setting the seasons right with the stations of the sun. or Jehovah. by name.. says. wiping off the old marks." They should not cease to be in their proper and appropriate places. turning in circles. or the putting of 5 days in a box. by the Figure of the Subsidence of the Flood and the Grounding of the Ark. — and cold and heat. all the days or of time of the earth viz. which is. they shall not be separated from the aecomflished condition of correction.. The idea conveyed by the termination of the flood was that the scheme for the correction of the 600 year and the whole is contained in the cycle was perfected closing verse of the 8th chapter. Bearing in mind the method of correction of the 365 dav year on that of 360 days. as it can be read : or "Circling. winding. and so on. or incongruous with their meanings but now. Before . use of the same. a scheme can be suggested as of ancient use of deter- . a general determinative of the process. by error. sun. by name.244 or error. and . should apply to the actual season of harvest summer. harvest. the result. as the amount of the Stop^ or Rcst^ or Noah. had become inappropriate to. would for this time amount to 150 days. it seems to have been upon such grounds as to admit of accommodation to a fixed point or location in the circle of the simple year. Truly enough. as it were. . seed time and harvest^ periods The Lord. for the proper amount of correction and its use was now known. § 93* — of one day a year. this was just the length of duration of the flood over the compartments of the earth. at Appendix V. and siunnier and whiter. by means of the epagomenai. The fixing a Limit for the Closing and Opening of the Year at the Winter Solstice Point. to the actual season of summer.

or blotted point. was the name of the month. but the special Genesis is tnabtil. are continued on to make the full solar now made correct with the seasons to a definite end {d. the five epagomenai days measure this to with circle. after the lapse of four years. on the other out. the abstract circumference value (connecting the year calendar forms with the Garden of Eden and the pyramid forms of 113 355 and 20612 6561) and the solar year value of 365. the numbers circles. 245 mining such a point and location at the winter solstice. The word word and in this ''flood'' used in various places. denoted by the beginning of the + days of the bearing up of the ark. 72 X 5 = 360. some phenomenal point of the solar year proper. year. the 150 days of the 600 year prevalence of the flood was the correction of the rain of 40 days period. seems to time. The detailed relations of the flood are interesting. the bissextile correction of one day can be made. This seems be a scheme of subordinate showing under the large corthat is. as thereafter to be the close of one and the beginning of another year. having counted 360 days to this are put in a box.) Take now some fasten and point on it to correct the year time to 360. there were diff'erent words expressive of the no same idea is in the English translation.) As usual in Hebrew. rection of the 600 year cycle in the flood narrative — while.) . In the form 360 365 355 360 being the mean between 355. by considering them as be subdivided in five units for each unit of their as vakies. or stop to the standard measuring circle of (i. 71. 72. or sign. The have been used as a standard of measure of equivalents of these forms are to be found in 70. respectively. respect circle of 365 days.§ 93- Appendix V. but. The root word is bul. upon some base of calculation. Then. this very subdivision of time was also to denote a point of the year in which the correction should be marked. of the occurrence of . say the winter solstice. to and 73. from whence. because of : : this. (2. and 73 X = 3655 70 X 5 = 35°' 7^ X 5=355. or m'bul.

i. the stop should be made viz. Seyffarth (same. 211) he says: "November 8th. Baptist entered upon his prophetic ministry. run from the entering the ark.. on the 8th November like- wise. or of death and birth. but this latter space of time was divided for some reason. just where.) This month it ish calendar. Julian style. the deluge commences in the 600th year of Noah.246 Appendix V. or birthplace of the year. The count for correction of the great calendar period of 600 years. ^93- rain. There is a count from the 17th day of the second month (sun in Scorpio) of 40 days. It looks as if the word presented had reference is to this month word . would at last. Noah entered the ark. and continued 150 days . first of all. p. or the solstice month. or womb. with the sinking of the waters. or Theba. or type of the pit. This place was similar with raised it. in which the is. 17th day of 2d month. 182) says " The baptism of Christ. where the signs were thus made to become correct with the seasons. or of the rm'ny j/wni/i . regulated by lunar time. oscillates between certain fixed solar limits. are. on the (3. Referring to Seyffarth's Chronology (p. on the anniversary of Noah's going down into the hollow of the ark. or JVoah. drop at that time. by the ark being — under up from the earth so that the earth might pass on while it remaining still. For. as one of the moon. since the fifteenth year of Tiberius. which would carry to the 27th day of the for -flood this third month. e. extending to the winter solstice. or box. as on the Egyptian charts. our Easter period. for correction. the 17th day of the month. at the end of the old year. or Bui.. or slop. or box. on the earth. determined by the testimony of St. run from the new moon of November to that of December (Fuerst.) second (2d) month. ministry. by our present . and. so that Jesus went down into the water. and the beginning of his prophetic : Luke. and apparently view confirmed. which. and place." It seems that Epiphanius specifies the date on which Jesus received his baptism at the hands of John. or is set down as the eighth in the Jewwas probably the third month of the an- cient year.

D. which could not have been very high.'' This quotation is made to show how the 40 days from the 8th November terminated at the limit of the 22d day of December.§ 93- Appendix V. under the explanation of Seyffarth.' to enter. Noah entering the ark on this I7lh day of the Now. . and the 13th by use of the five intercalary show that. or the 17th day of the 2d month. must have commenced his public ministry on the 22d of Decemand received his baptism on the 13th November (that is. Just what has been said above as the count on a circle of one the solar year. ' ber. On the same day. then by blotting out or reserving from count five days. of our day. as the depth of the flood is stated at This arrangement is simply to de15 cubits. or no days after the end of the 40. born under the law. November of which would go kind (360) stopping. the days thus blotted out would be counted on. by Epiphanius. it descends on the peaks of the mountains. A. calculation. as he says.' and consequently obliged to enter the priestly office on the first day of the 31st year. of the correspondence of the 8th day of November of Epiphanius. on the circle of another kind (365) in . and at the end of 150 days from the beginning of the flood (the full correction of the 600 year period). (4. to . 'at an age of nearly (wot/) thirty. or the 13th of November. so that it (the 17th day) would correspond with the 13th day of November of the solar year. the 17th day would continue over this period. still this commencement of the flood. he . signate where in the year the landing was to take place.) 2d month. 40 days earlier). Christ must have been baptized in the 29th year after the commencement of our era. case to the end of 40 days the ark is lifted up. or 25 -f. solar year time. brought the 23d December. it At the rained 40 days. the ark not as yet being lifted up. the point of the winter solstice.feet. Epiphanius specijies the ?>th November^ simply because^ on account of the shfting of the epagome- nai {the intercalary days) his 8th November corresponds with our i-^th. Christ was thirty years of age and as Christ was. 29. the days 360 year period closed November 8th of the solar year. 247 down two years later (than by Petavius). forty days latcr^ upon his prophetic office.

§ 93. of whom it " died. or Stops. the son of Nun. what is constantly the case. thus twice used. So. as to which Joshua. = 3905 — 354^ u and 365 X n =4015? and 4015 — 3905 = very number. as to this number: 365 and 355 X 1 1 This shows some subtle . being "an hundred and ten years (no) old and they embalmed him. ark. This then was the great turning point. and afterward simply remaining stationary.248 viz.) The narrative of his burial is reserved to 24th Joshua. dove were sent forth. or arpoipa'to:. 50. 27-1-217 days 355 245 days -|- = use. "The history of the deluge is based upon the solar months of 30 days each" (Seyff'arth.. or days vizo. — no — hinge. fastened by the flood calculation. no = days. as the son of X = . in the Flood Narrative. that the data connected with the working out of some one particular phase seems tions. that he a old. to be mentioned in connection with the death of Joshua. 1 10. in a calendar way. . was 47 days. the remainder of the time of the 150 days was perfected. sidered that December 22d. with which statement the foregoing workings agree. 26. and he was put in a box. this It has been Nun^ or 565 113 5? niay have been connected. 170). . as it were. 32. Chronology. The number radiating off to the accomplishment of some is extraordinary in other rela- no Joseph died in Egypt. The dove was the dove returning. (It is to be noted here. being an hundred and ten says. the winter solstice. Appendix V. A lapse of 7 days. or 71 X5 and this is probably the use Other number Rests. to the 17th day of The flood prevailed the second month. raven and Then the 150 days." (Gen.217 ^= 245 days-f. in Egypt. the waters abated. therefore. and once as connected with an ark or Theba.. the winter solstice. and the ark made its landing on the 22d of December of the solar year." bringing together of this number showing (no) years 1 10. or the of the no) Dove year. shown that 27 -f. or .\\$ (Cain) =360. for it is to be conit was at that point when it was lifted up. or brought to a close. in the 29th verse.) It is a curious matter to mark some of the other uses of the number rests in the description of the flood. From the isl day of the ist month. while the earth passed on under it. (e. Taking the same ground form. to be fitted for other or others. p.

or subdivided. " 40 7 i "And Dove he stayed yet other seven days. or 113 is the Birds. — 10 months. or. C'J^TD. or the Hebrew word for year. would require the additional number of 113. = as shown. 7-(-i-|-7 — = + 365 days. to the day. however. would give 213-2. sent forth again. or the famous diameter value of 355. and taken as X 71. were the mountains seen . is used but once. crossing. the width of the descending passage-way into the pyramid. the months and days be taken. after the same fashion. 213 X 2 416. then " On the tenth month. showing a power of unification of various matters with one concrete form. 249 i day. *'And it came to pass at the end of forty days. and returned with the olive branch in That of Then a lapse is." sent out " and returns." If. ^"l^nTl^^ = 678. . 7 days. all. or the word B'rush. in days. or the first word of Genesis. signifying the same concreted general form. A lapse of Or which is seven other days end. (y. But to make this year of 355 days would require an additional number of 103. with the one here intended. a total of 355 " the lunar year circle itself. or one-half of 206. or the raven. instead of following the count thus. Then.§ 93- Appendix V. or the head in the first verse of Genesis. precisely a similar occurrence with that of the sums of the ages of Abram and Isaac. one of the lengths of the queen's chamber. . as mentioned. astronomically. 47 150 -[-40 -f7 days. many The JVtimber Values of cth-h' orebv. being 355." 300 days. would equal This di213-0. or the 355 by 12. with its prepositional prefix. would divide the circumference of a circle of 355 into 12 parts or compartments and 355 subdivided for each unit by 6. Moreover. by 2. to make a full solar year of 252 days.) The term Raven five times. vided. 6? while the Dove mentioned Its value is and 7^X5= 355- Six diameters.

or 6^ X 6^ shapes. as = . and Japhet . in the squared or plane form. or yared. constitute the Adam form of extension of the Garden of Eden. (2. T'he mountain on which the ark rested was called Ararat. As to its order. a figurative expression for the basic source of calculation . as based on the square of 3 X 3 =9. on which wisdom behind the the afex whence one Moses went up to review the astronomical and geographical work which he had done. 11. The Place of Ararat. Curiously enough. 9.) in the Adamic the place of Jared as the mount of descent. and of Pisgah. for another phase. of Ibarim. having reference to the like uses of the various kinds of measures found in the pyramid mass and it is to be likened to the three mountains in one viz. it will be thus found : I. which were those. Ham. Take Adam. and 10 is circumference to 318-f-. Two 5s 10. in the Adamic chronology. and 3i8x6=i90-[-)and 190-l-is diametertoa circumference of 6. 5. or heaven- — . or the Mount of Descent. a system of divisions made. Chronology. . 2. or the one solar day value. or look down on. or the arch of the sun. or Hebrews. and 6 is the factor connection between circular and plane = Here Jared. as it is the square yard.. Here it would seem to imply The Mount of Descent. dividers. or Mount yared. to work a enlargement = . TH*. 8. 4. Cainan .250 Appendix V. 1296. 7. and this has been shown to be Mount Jared. Noah. or would stand to review. Mahaleel . combined in one. 10. is"-) (^') or Yard. change to the factor 6. four of which. or yard. Jared Methuselah. in its position. 3. Seth . Enoch. § 93- Mount Ararat. . and 6 X 6 36 the key of the Parker and Metius forms. . stands as the center or apex of the system. and its Signijications. where Jared stands as the connecting link between two systems of 5. to convert circular into astronomical and earth measures. Enosh 6. Lamech Shem. oi JVebo.

nf the mount. respectively. is 311— 113. is is it is 622. Ararat is shown to be Mount Jared. and then the 7th day. table.|^t). to give its character. Jared. upon in the shown year? If there is any one thing clearly holds Janus books. as 226. or the mark in yard. value of Peleg. as another form of aish 113. it is that the Roman Catholic Church Bifrons as St.311 + 311 =622 but while also the woman. the father of the solar year (as 365). stand as the base of various calculations as shown so here. reproduced. we have the -}. or cardinal point of the winter solstice. or hermaphrodite form of the source of the Garden of Eden. and this is diameter to the circumference of 712. 311 = 311 and. What is the fcrsonijication of this? Is it not Janus Bifrons of the Romans? Who stood with double face. the coming looking upon the past. as 5 + 300 +1+5 man. Pcleg. ure. Peter. and. and Enoch. prophetically. of its changes from old to new. the heel of Jacob. which. as a measqueen's chamber measures. 130 105 + 90-1-70 + 65 + 162 — 622 \sthe sumqftwo men viz. as exhibiting — or the . aish. . or yard. in its extension under the Adam form. Thus the numerical enunciations of the types are seen constantly to head the various phases. it is stated that in his days the of earth was divided.§ p3- Appendix V. It was Peter that first hailed Jesus . squared. as the 6th and 7th in the order of this Add the ages to Jared. = 622 years. stand. and also to be the monumental sign of the hinge or of the year. or the 22d Decem(3. and found in the The use of 113. in detail. . the vaReverse rious ramifications arise from the concrete form. equals 80 + Astronomical Personijlcation. where. 251 the 6 days of the week. ox man'ivo^nan. we have seen to be Jared. . inclusively. in one phase. from whence. Thus. the yard. is reinforced in its use in the post-Adamic chronological table.) ber. and multiplied by 4. the reading of 622. ivoman-man. The 30 + 3 = 113. and the sum.

to the Ephes.. Jared. " Thou art the " on this stone" are the words. Mt. or HJ. verses chap. in their for stone is it is 125 . as the Under the Noah form. was an answering to the entering of Noah. were all one. Appendix V. or Mt. word p}<. which was the it Gnostic Christ. or the space between the cherubims. holding also the cross. ov perfect one. is 10. Peter as a stone was the cube of that letter il. and the winter solstice mark as the 2 2d December. to this is certain fied under the tradition of Peter beinsr crucihead down-ward. But the 10. by John. fotmdation stone. corresponded to the 22d December mark of . Ararat. or 125. V. 3. The 40 days elapsing to his entering upon his ministry. § 93- Christ founded the Church on Peter. into the ark. ! conditions as separated from the hermaphrodite form. by which the Hebrews say that God created all things. uniting within itself the perfect male and perfect female.252 as the Christ. Peter was but a form of Ararat. as shown. glyph of this use. abn. as the opposite of his Lord. Cubical stone of $. and in building. River-Dan. or Mount Jared. or Peter. or the cube of 10. 5 . or at his dental. — How i strange is that it is left . 4 males and 4 females. or Jehovah (and for this use. or 5. Peter's place was below Reference his. by adding them the sum is 8).21 2Ephes. Epistle of Peter 2. 8 of these cubes became the into the ark. or Mt. is and 10 circumference to the diameter 318. While the triumphtrol the cross (origin ant Christ. The whole was founded on Peter. requires just 8 cubes of 5 each. marking the winter solstice as December 22d. and chap. Noah and his baptism the Flood. or Peter.." and run. this is perfect one was Jehovah. going and Noah's name as nil. while (?(5« 125 as the letters run. 6 to make reference to But as to Jesus.chap. as Mcshiac. holding under his conof measures). represented by 8 persons. or the dove. Janus Bifrons. is the hieroThen. Mt. sat in Leo. in this connection. or Fish- River. and reading the letters as they and 125 is the cube of ^. or the -perfect one. in the — 20. xho. or Mt. Five and five are 10. v. See to make this cube of 10. The Hebrew stone. 3.

or of the death Personified. The whole type was made to answer to the life The point of greatest anxiety. Opposite to this. The balanced A signs were Aries. -pierces it with his spear. the lifting no Other Types and Teachings. with the germ of a new life. or . however. of one class of (h. was that of Taurus. or the balance. Out of Aries. 253 up of the ark. O Lord. the lamb. the type of love and of germination. and they meet at a point in the center of the sphere just where they arc met by the line ef the balance or Pater Zadiei) The place Scorpio was the pit. but to pierce. a Mars form. as the sun descends to the lower edge of the balaYice. being the gate of the woman.§ 93- Appendix V. that is there used) only to pierce. enters the sign of the Bull. presided over by Mars. and the place of its descent days thereafter. the Just One. or Pater Zadic. as the sinking sun was held to be a dead . it is de- kill. of the sun. then. being. the mark or the gate of the woman. . But the place of death. shiac. just as scribed as to Abel for it is not the word to slay. or the Hebrew word TV^. The border of the sign of the Lamb. yet it was in Dan that "we await thy salvation. the tribe to which this sign was expectancy. descending from the lower edge of Libra. true to the type. or the teaching others. the door of Hades. The figures. entered into Scorpio. the lamb. whereby all things became new. or Delilah. is opposite to the sign Taurus. the sun. in astronomical figures of most striking and far-reaching teaching or feature of the astronomical circle of the signs was in the conditions of the sun. opposite. the sun now having acquired his fructifying power. presided over by Venus. and of his death." (The sign Scorpio. or displays. and the balances. agreeably to his station in the signs of his acquired power. who. of man. or of Sheol. with his hasia (as Libra was by Cain. and carrying the hasta. but also as of the use being not impregnating the place Scorpio. and of dread of was of course that in Scorpio. appropriate was Dan.) problems were co-ordinately made to serve the purpose of explanation. =0=.

dreadful. Chrysostom Per mulierem Adam in Paradiso diabolus prosCorpus mulieris ignis . This at once makes plain the unaccountably horrid qualities an- ciently attributed to woman. pacis inimica. non belluam. Cum mulierem vides. and most enjoyable. " author of "The Origin and Destiny of Man. most delightful. the nighty or Lilah. Peter Chrysologus. St. says he. down to as late a period as the O malum est. mentravit. nee testis esse. full oi sin. that woman is saggita diaboli. acutissimum telum diaboli. Eusebius of Cassarea says Gregory the Great Mulier : . et : dacii filia. and sinful. arma et balista diaboli. Augustine says Mulier docere non potest. was drawn the The symbol was picture of the scull -with crossed bones. peccati auctor. Cyprian would sooner hear basilicum sibilantem. is pernitiosa. so that here all that was evil. he pion. the soul only passed the door as a In the heathen preparation for resurrection or new birth. inferni sepulchri titulus. St. Paradisi custodia. Bishop Caput peccati. hostis malis causa. janua. the place was hateful. Mulier jumentum malum." says a holy person. neque judicare. atque in Adamo domicilium habens. et lament! necessitas tota. Her voice is serpentis sibulus. which is always ready to sting man. As death w^as to be considered the and greatest evil. or woman. Bonaventura compares women to the scorsinging. as but a note of change from the condition of death. Adami expellatrix. by parallelism. this of of under the form condition. John of Damascene says. and considered bad. arma diaboli. of Ravenna. The et 1 de Paradiso exterminavit. says that she St. mulier exclaims St. vermis repens. than a woman St. sed diabolum esse credite. that of the door of life. representations place of a woman. was the very accompaniment of all that was to be most hoped for. St. prepared to give birth to the new one. So. quanto magis non potest imperare? St." page has collected various holy statements as to this: 145.254 Appendix V. non hominem. Anthony : says. early church fathers. neque fidem dicere. on entering the door of the devouring worm. over the mouth of the womb. § 93- sun. They are.

naturally. shiac. This verbal means /# besmear. very careful Hebrew and of the and Greek forms comparison analysis leads to A some almost astounding developments. same with niC^. The first is the verbal HC^D. or he who causes to go down into the ^it^^ a manifest attributed function of the Savior as held by Christian teaching. -place of into the^it. the very word used by the Greeks for Messiah. or Christ. mt^D. . in connection with the necessity of their being the only mothers. sisters. s/ii'ac. word. made to read equivalently H^J^D. where he is showing that the term Christ is not applicable to him as the one anointed. Now. or ^'- Greek Mcssias. to walk among thorns. As a noun it has the meaning oi fit. or Meshiac. as to the twofold conditions of the Messianic character. As a noun. Jerome : And again Oprelinquatur. . The word tl''^^. to anoint as with oil in dedicdtion (Fuerst). and refining companions of man. that he never was anointed either as high priest or king.§ 93- Appendix V. and without making any Meshiac. as high priest or king. hence. and means Messiach. is in Hebrew the verbal. were it not that this opinion was taken from these diaboli. thorns . The bushes. the complaining is word. Mashiiach. church's opinion of women would be something fearful to contemplate. 255 Si mulicr suo arbitrio : recta docere nescit. to sink as into a -pit or grave. grave. setting forth of the Messianic will throw a flood of light on the New Testameanings A ment narratives. signifying lo same word it as a also go down means _^//. with what has been equivalent change whatever. St. or participle passive. nocivum genus. Mashiach. The the hijil participle of this word PT^JTO. It also has the meaning to speak. or speech. as substantive. Nork says most truly of Jesus. hifl participle of this word is (1*1^0 or Messias. lamentation grief. The ancient glyphs and unificating necessities. mashach. cito ad deteriora delabitur. scorpionis percussio. via iniquitatis. hence. The second word is n'tT. = . And again : Janua tima foemina rarior est phoenice. also. humiliation further. There are two words in the Hebrew from whence the Greek word Messiah can be derived.

§ 93- woman is Scorpio. speech (taken as from ptoi. Now. or ypqat::. Hadley gives y as the rough aspirate). Fuerst. in noticing the powtwo Hebrew letters H and 11.256 said as to the Appendix V. as He said. mounted up to the summit of the arch of heaven. and not as high priest. Passing from this to the other form of the rough aspirate. having the same meaning. when it is to be shown that the Greeks had also a double form of derivation to run parallel with Hebrew as given. and con" in we do find these as real anointing for burial lent of y. and the second to the rough. or y. considering what Nork says. '•''She did it for my burial. a word. or quality of the sign by the early church especially as to its being the pit of the grave. moreover. As strange as this development is. ypdto. therefore equivalent to the Hebrew M^shiac. was never anointed but once... as the law of creation. . likens the first to the smooth.f. then by a woman . that Jesus never this woman was anointed life as high priest or king. He being . as indicating resurrection. Jehovah. but. whence yocazo:. for the salvation of the world this was the sun shorn of his golden rays. and crowned with blackened ones (symbolizing this loss). with the remark of uVork.'"' which of the two Hebrew words giv- — ing the term Mcshiac is most fitting and appropriate? But the fact is there were two Messiahs: One. and ipco). that ll can be taken as the Greek . and sa3's. He. to anoint with oil. character. once in humiliation (or the son of copulation). its strangeness is enhanced. as viortal. as to there having been no such anointing. take circumstance of his into consideration — viz. while it is the vagina. aspirate of the Greeks. take the equivarough breathing (in fact. and we find the word pr^ac^. personated as the Lion of In both instances he had the cross the tribe of "Judah. which fathers with the so often confounded . : . as the thorns The other was the triumphant Messiah. and what is said as to the that of the ers of the : by the woman. or king. in the sidering equivalent forms. as causing himself to go down into the pit. and once holding it in his control. Then for the double form In the Greek there is the word yj>'uo. and new birth: and.

mon to both languages. that the sense " requires yjnazoq. to " I Pet. tos. Godfrey Higgins. could not be the trium-phant Christ until he had passed through were necessary the sacrificial Chrest condition. 257 the earliest examples of the active. the terms to Chr'estos and Christos condi- for Christ. in Anacalypsis." Paul. to run -parThus the paralleled double form is comallel to y()cazoz. Thus iho. The Greek of " If so I Pet. the full The two tions proportions of the whole Christian system. he was Chres- among the thorns.nazijpcoz (from xpdio) of'' or belonging to an oracle. to give the 7iccdfiil answer^ give a response . i. Vol. To a late day. in the pit. The learning xufJioi. by Martyr so on. Jones says of this. (from yjiaco). by death unto righteousness. II. 3 : ypr^azo^^ others ypcaro::. 2.§ 93- Appendix V. to die is gain. the seat of ened use of this form in y^prj<TTO(. gives authorities confirming the fact of the double use of the two terms Christos and is very singular. a sacrifice^ victim. Then came the short- then '^()-qaz-qi)tov.It involves the idea of 5«<. also. or blackened rays. this is appropriate to the structure of the Greek language. to die is to live (gain) . but thence. or new-birth. as the siffering sacrifice. y. and its real system has been subverted. or M'eshiac. I.zpooci {gain). were used interchangeably. by and gradual suppression which Scripture teaching has been thrown into confusion. the oracle^ an offering for the oraele. Justin And of name calls the Christians ypr^aztavot. Jesus." is made say : " For me to live is Christ. passing around the circle.r-ifice. generally a sacr-ficial victim. condition. At Scorpio. Paul seems to mean here. in the sense of yp-qazo^^ to correspond with " For me to St.) Chr'estos is the a: Lord. death {yprjozo<:). or yptazoz. at Leo He became the triumphant Christos. until the summit was attained. fated sacrifice of the word. While." then Y. of the gods and their oracles." having ref- erence to the resurrection in Christ. or this very yprjaro::. 21. is: ye have proved that (xprjazb:: 6 Chr'estos. Bishop Marsh says St. in Dr. II. 569. p. as showing the elimination of the esoterism." live is Philipp. as the ." To prove that the reading : has been that of proper name.

who had subdued all things under himself. the tribe § 93' Lion of of fudah. Tlie verse (13) is " When Jesus came into the coasts of CcBsarea Philipfi. or womb) answered. or of Sheol. The cross was common to both conditions once to denote suffering." (Matthew 16. for this letter is Nun. as 11% tofow down.Waters of the Jordan River. and of the resurrection therefrom. saying. "Whom do men say that I the Son of Man am ?" (Son of Man is the Ben Enosh of Daniel. or Creative Law. with an appended | final. or letter H. or judgment). the son of the living God. or fish. Jesus asks his disciples. and the Son of Seth (the year) in Genesis. To the tribe of Dan. or Dan. or the gates of death.) Now. Caesarea Philippi was the site . and the phallus. When. or Jehovah. or the vagina of the woman. which may be taken as a determinative. or the River-Dan The word. and said : " Thou art the Meshiac. in the hieroglyph.) the place in which were the head-waters of the Jordan. and then to denote the origin of measures.258 Appendix V. for the first time.) Simon Peter (Simon Bar Jonah. geographically. or the cube of 5. it can be seen how perfectly the Christian scheme was made to answer to its ancient prototype. Therefore the river Jordan had its headwaters in the springs of Scorpio. or of Hades. Baptisms in this river. Abn. : Whom do men say that I the Son of Man am?" The location gave rise to all the rest. 125. or of Styx. was assigned (/. and thus it becomes the River of Judgment (for Dafi \s Judge. he asked his disciples. and also as Peter the stone. and thus determines the river as the Rish River. in Hebrew. Now. were therefore bu*^ types of the going down into The word Jorthe pit. bears this meaning. pN. where was located the place of judgment of the departed spirits. of the fish. or the son of the Dove. — The Meshiac Condition connected with the Geographical Location of the Head. all this depends for its real significance on just that on which no stress would ever be laid without instruction. dan also may bear the analysis of the word. as can he seen.

or of Egypt. John and Jesus were but epitomizers of the history of the same sun." life of Jesus astronomical exposition made." solstices. the Lord "Then Christ arose from is suffering something. stice&4. on the shortest. Now. or of Sheol. or pit.) that is. therefore He was was enacting His going down the H^J^O. the gate of death. affirmed is as serve to by the fathers of the decrease. temples atjiLaltars^and consecration of the taFernacle). He into the pit agreeably to the ancient types and symbols. on Philo vernal equinox (Sey f.' prove." (Jehovah) isatz. : A consideration of the salient dates in the to seems strengthen the is From Seyffarth to "According dars in use to solar among the be gathered months (of 30 days. it was the death of the sun. 259 of ancient Dan. as to another phase.^7-^f^l^nThrBaptist. and church." — 22d June an d 22d December. He had caused to go there. Astronomically. in Ethiopia. who was 6 months younger.§ 93- Appendix V. one of the calenHebrews) all remarkable even ts of the Old Testament happened on the days of the equinoxes and the sol.^^. quoting sun t he or on the Easter. t he most rem arkable events oFthe ^n~ New Testament happen ed for instance. 17 N — John Christ. under differences of aspect or condition and one con." ^'"Anmhus we learn that all remarkable epochs of the New Testainent were i^pically sanctified a long time before by the Old Testament. beginning tion. of Lilah." "During tliF crucifixTonTon the I4ttrday orT^Hsan. but a death which was the precursor of The death planted life in the womb of the JVczu Sun. out of which very spot welled forth the He had gone to the ^reat spring of the Jordan river.. localized type of the pit.^ da^^when ' must increase. that the dead on the 22d March. for_^nstancej_the foundations and the dedications of the tHe^m ecardinar days. . an eclipse of the sun. . at the day succeeding the end of the Crea- which was the" a^ayof the vernal equinox. was born on the longest day of the year. gives new life to the earth. and Egypt have I called my son. but I nvust lie cr^g~:. " Out of darkness. the ^""t^5^£i£tion^_Uie_birtfi7' the" res urrection oTXrhnst^ andlhe" birth ofTohn the Bap tist. the This only goes to show that. Jesus in Dan was in the shiac. the Meshiac. and he said. Sunday^jhejiay of the de Septen . Dionysius Areopigita saw.

" because of the manifest sameness of the means of conexplain it The explanation is simple considered that the names fesus. for long afterward. the temple was destroyed in the year 71. and the objective condition of the worship established was that part of his decree. however. of the eclipse of the sun at that time.) It . but it was true. of necessity. are alike names of the sun in the heavens . so to speak. in which it was affirmed that the venerable day of the sun should be the day set apart for the worship of Jesus Christ. foretold the cutting off of the M'eshiac. Hebrew J^^ and Apollonius. Luke that was not only not an empty one. where there was a wide-spread. and 71 71 is the Dove number. as shown. by Philostratics. which fastens the event. 7. as says Graetz). all this was known to rest upon an astronomical basis for the secular church.. Is it possible that the events of humanity do run co-ordinately 5 X ^355» and . when it is one. § 93. The tion. the statement. could be but the history of the other. and necessarily the history of the struction of the narratives. as it happened (which would go to show the accuracy of his astronomical knowledge. triumphs. or astrological numbers. dition following another. has been so persistently kept back from translation and from popular reading." (And this consideration serves to has been that the Life of A^ollomus of why Tyana. and miracles. or Apollo. that (in Jesus) John was risen from the dead. enough.26o Appendix V. V. which "was said of some. of describing those travels by personificaseems also that. as Sun-dixy. or with thefsh. Now. was founded by Constantine. or that the New Testament narratives have been taken from the "Life of Apollonius. ix. say. common method prophet Daniel {true prophet. as to his travels through the signs. by use of pyramid numbers. Those who have studied it in the original have been forced to the comment that either the " Life of Apollonius" has been taken from the New Testament. in the there month Virgo. a Jehovah number. if the was an eclipse of the sun at that time) . with the personifications of his sufferings. There is something weird and startling in some other facts about this matter.

of the entire Dispensation from Adam to the destruction of the temple. or Dan. old pictures of the scene. condition . the pot of blood. Tarsus before that event that is. that biteth the horse heels. so that his rider shall fall backward.) (i. Paul. while Jesus Christ. to which he had arrived by . " an adder in the path. or 6561 merals. he was Shcol. or Chrcst.§ 93- Appendix V. he was in Dan. as a man. have filled up. as an all that has been advanced. been destroyed. Other M'eshiac Types and Shadows. or Christ. reversing again. He may. or. or darkness. symbol of a square. straightway he preached initiation his shiac. and when struck with blindness. because of the vexing by and the Bible says of Dan. Mahan. the one bitten being of Scorpio. a serpent of the horse's heels for Saul. as a condition. application of the same type accounts for He was Saul of St. a type of being in the pit. cus. a terminal square of 6561 . Hebrew and Tarsus was a city founded by the lonims. while from Adam to the flood a mark in the reverse reading of the Parker astronomical "Your is written in the stars. from the establishing of the Levitical Dispensation to the destruction of the Temple. was true to If so. by reason of his four legs. and more. falling backward." So also. : destiny connection. under the numbers. in this was 1656 years — the late Dr." The horse was. He was answering The Arabian says to astronomical forms and relations. possibly." shows that. (/. Mehaving passed out of which. or of the four cardinal points. so the serpent biting the heel carries back to the Garden glyph. in "Scripture Nusquare. or He was on his way to Damasthe people of the Dove.) The the means of conversion of . Saul was undergoing the Meshiac. . 261 with these number forms? astronomical figure. because. in the mystical values of the measuring square. through In the the territory of which he had to pass on his way. answers in the sea of life to predestined The personality of Jesus does not appear to have types. or cornering out. thus showing the squaring out. was also — 1656 years. . he is represented as being thrown from a horse.

abrogate one jot or tittle of it. (Paul) abrogated under the law. and down he went. on the other hand. Saul was the function of. but to fulfil the law. who thus died in Chr'estos and arose. It was in law —were man under the Christ in the flesh Paul to in was in the spirit. Typhon. was a Jew. Leo. the flesh was the function of.) The same Saul and David. and Dan. The types are Aries. his name is changed to Paul. the son of Kish (or of 113). but parallelisms in the Jlcsh. But fore. type of Christy having dropped the Sheol and afterward characteristic. but Christ who was in the spirit. and so. in his life. armed with all authority in the flesh to abrogate the human law. as Paul was under his Saul name. He says: "The scribes •and Pharisees sit in Moses' seat . it availed nothing. as an earthly reality to answer act for the afothcosis . freed from the oblifrations of the come to He was under observe and do. David. The sheep mark was sym- . or the pit. and parallel of Jesus freed. It must be borne in mind that our present Christianity is Pauline.262 Appendix V. while determinatives of the types are." There: Paul said of circumcision that Jesus the one man." And again destroy. that did not the law to the day of his death. devil. He was the type of the going down. types are to be seen in the histories of Saul was Sheol. He was circumcised and commanded circumcision. the Little (so or smaller said). conforming to the law. in the world as or the Christos^ spirit triumphant Christ. of the law as observing it. The Saul was taken asses. By name he was Hades. become Christ and (2. Chrestos. Saul and Pc?z^/— that is. and could not. was the ruddy blooming youth. while in life. Saul. growing in his strength to the becoming the Lion. even more. bol of the sun in Aries . and he the law. and parallel of. father's flocks of sheep. in part. and Paul. not Jesus. freed from its obligations. as follows : to be king while hunting for his father's David was taken to be king from following his the while the ass was the symbol of or the lord of the descendant. Jesus. § 93. whatsoever -therefore they command you " I to do.

so by way of Tiie first letters they are t3^pes. (3. Hebrew shiac. or Jehovah.) IHS are taken in the re- verse. equal to 318.) or Jes-Ms. further. and which." of the words. of Christ. Barnabas. (2. Barnabas. The and this is the numerical value attributed to Christ by St. form the great word mn% thiis. was great badge of the Roman Catholic Church . and I. This play upon words is confirmed as proper by Christian usage.) Appendix V. are IHS. and the pit was in the sign Scorpio. But. setting forth. put together. *' As shown words Shem. The nth : is to be found in the mysteries of verse of the 96th psalm is an in- stance of this kind " Let the heavens first letters The rejoice and the earth be glad... the fit. as given by St. placed on the breast of the Pope. 202). read in the reverse. 263 The acrostic use the Bible. Placed agreeably to the reading of 318. The badge to — or it is the monogram of the earthly condition of the repre- . and the 11 becomes H.) Changing the breathing. meaning a diameter to a circumference oi one. or changed into the Latin or Greek e. Vol.§ 93(3. the pit. Ham. If the character values of (4. they are 381. is according p. the half base side of the pyramid. and there results lES. or n^t^. are S. the monovalues gram are. and the Christ meanings.) acrostic. is Godfrey Higgins (Anacalypsis. one great monogram of Christ. and the shiac is convertible into IHS. the Jesus of the names These. or source of the Meshiac. and the arrangement of the letters becomes changed to SIH. II. (i. in the acrostic forming the z'c/i- ox fish the to ^ as Christ. H. the whole becomes explanatory of the since the shiac Jesus was I-am before Abraham was born. and Japhet. by adding." have been be determinatives of the pyramid structure.

is directly under and bordering on Libra. — — . or causer of the Christ conHence dition.. e. of Chr'estos. which is that of the Shiac. thereof headed by the Pope. or descender into the pit. under the astronomical sign Libra. must obey this sign before assumption can be made of the blessed Christ condition.-. this birthplace. every member the glyph.264 Appendix V. The sign Scorpio. The Church temporal i. §93- It is the Jesus condition sentative of the spiritual Christ. or y^cir^aroc.

. that the scope of the It a grand explanatory determinative. was finished. This knowledge was a commonality for the guidance of the was world. Not determined? is derstand one another's lip. as one mode of expression of the ")D"T). but belonged to all peoples and to all races. (a. or 206." What . they may not unlip. inhabiters said.." where the basic word for an orderly stringing together of words or syllables into one whole (see Fuerst. Then came tmivcrsal. at the Close 94. or of the 1D1. and they all have one lip.owing man's spiritual obedience to this miinhcr law and of laying. 265 APPENDIX Grand Determinative § VI. to denote merely the instrumentality of the voice. let us go one. Let us build us a tower. Briefly. or ddbvar. both .the Then it is said "And the Lord said. What for? Architecturally to set forth the same The ^ problem. The people is city. is the Logos word "HDI. through this law. just finished.§ 94- Appendix VI. and of one form of making an orderly use of the -power letters or numbers of the alphabet . the eleventh chapter of Genesis. .. and where the power of enunciation is termed lip. the foundaof creation tion for the power of prophetic utterance. as uses of 206. but not completel}'. Go to. under might be expected. Great Book discloses a secret in the The first words are : "And all the earth was of one lip. the measures of the heavens and the earth of the ways of sh. : From the narrative one would sup- pose that they did build the tower. one to another. that their and there confound down.) The grand work of construction of the as to means of setting forth the creative law of God. of the Flood. showing knowledge of this creative law was not confined to any one part of the earth exclusively..

But see Bacchus was saved out of the waters of the Nile. of this knowledge should be diversified into different forms of oral communiAll had the like knowledge. Moses was saved out of the same waters by . or He- brew. The power of explanation is in that the pagan glyph is less obscured . or of the was to be confounded. or Pharaoh lunar year. symbol of ever revolving time. lip. njlT (equals 355). at that time. or Ino. and so on. was the daughter of the lunar year. then. § 94- creative law^ knowledge of the dabvar.266 that their Appendix VI. the ancient. the daughter of Luna. also. becomes 354. The serpent. or Egyptian. or 206. for discussion here. or Pelasgic. The mystery begms to clear away. but by confusion of one part became Phenician. when the numerical meaning of the name Pharaoh. or Egyptian. or even perhaps. It is most likely that or Etruscan. The daughter of Pharaoh. he was. means of expression by cation. as also the distinction. perhaps. notwithstand- some one portion held to the ing this confusion of oral expression. displayed . or did become greatly this esoteric knowlconfused. or of Luna. But. H^Dfi. Such was the tradition. or voice. it is not a matter day. but simply that their lip. as to how edge might. swallowing one unit of its length of 355. among some peoples. : the daughter of Pharaoh. s/iana/i. and the Phenician seems to have been that form. in such form. were and this abundantly likewise the property of other races even in Of our course. or the value of that circular term of the Hebrews. equally with the savior of Bacchus. lost. original form. An (b. f^e name of the lunar year period. The thought of the ancient Jew may. is known to be 355. in an ark. or Chaldee. the lesson is taught that the esoterisms displayed in the Hebrew Bible. An evidence can be furnished of the commonality of this knowledge. as to guide toward unravelingthe Bible glyphs. have been to spurn the devotee of Bacchus as an idolator and perhaps.) Evidence of Common Possession. by lo.

: — 5 ='360 — 5 = 355). it becomes again a rod. 355 — Pharaoh can now pyramidal flame. Vol. or woman half 565 He tells him to take It becomes a serpent. for the sides of a right-angled triangle . Myers. London ed. circumference to a diameter oi one.. Moses is to go before Pharaoh. or diameter Here are numbers. the god-name. — 1:=354.. the process of the tail of the serpent in the hand is making the year scale.) HC^.§ 94- Appendix VI. 2. He says he has selected him to go before Pharaoh. inasmuch as a lunar quality is plainly once taken. learning The pyramidal flame may involve the note. of Jehovah). But having done so. p. § 82 (3. for 217 2 . or the by = = womb. 267 than the . the circumference of 113. he tells him to throw the rod (a diameter) he has in his hand (value 5) down upon the ground (113 X 5 TV\T\. or as 435. is the who these. value. as connected with the pyramid interior works or as the numbers 3 4 5 . word s/iadd/. a of the descending great value connected with the foot The Lord. or Jehoin the pyramid. To what It may be taken. it the tail (the value 5 for hand is also the letter H. With lunar year. appears to him. viz. diameter to a circumference of one. Hebrew one. and the perfect one of a denomination of 20612). as 318 (T doubled by or 314.). or the lesson is taught. and dagcsh). 432. TM^D. radius of the elements of circle three. as the the value refers is a mystery. or 381. —— . given 49 -f I =: 50 (and in in his Quadrature. the mission of Moses before be disclosed. in terms of the lunar year values. the mean being 316. Faintly. the Hebrew is by far the most valubut given as it gives the very value of the quality inasmuch able. connected with 7^ = as to which there is curious rabbinical Land Marks of Free Masonry. and taking equivalent to and it is now the year value. Moses stands before the His name. or 355. or it may be taken in connection with the problem of X Mr. for the serpent is one symbol for the calculation of 365 the lunar year in the terms of the values 113 355. equals 345. passage-way vah (a diameter value growing out of 113. and symbols of the calculations. values. as as 355- . As a proof. or Eve.

shipwrecked. in oppoIt was out of to Mount Zion. but a careful reading of its descrip- . Chro. or rather the p. S/icdd). 95.. while kindling a fire. after his serpent exhibitions before was Moses Pharaoh. or pyramidal sun measure. § 95- Egypt was darkness. or the Egyptian Thot. adjoining his judgment (Dan) hall. or 7. as an apparently pleasing tent structure to the eye . of darkness. The in (on and greatest expansion from the Garden of Eden which it is rabbinically said that the whole law rests.) garden itself. " call his son. or mother. the rods or sticks being hand. It is calculations of time. but that its containments are too subtle the tabernacle. which was male. a note as to which clusion to these appendices. deigned Egypt She was the woman of the garden. especially see Smith's Dictionary of the where a most beautiful eye-pleasing structure is framed. it . now becomes plain why Solomon (the son and who afterward entertained the queen of Shcbu. Again. places. 191. was lord he was of because Egypt and Moses was the Egypt.268 Appendix VI. or calculator. or 7. from these connections. a serpent escaping from the flame (mystic). or 355. built just architecturally. aeon) revolving (type but a figure for judgment being the place of Hermes. which to be found). descriptions of the tabernacle are to be found. in his a change of form.R." that God to (Seyf. Hermes. It is Moses glyph upon possible that light is thrown by Paul the shipwreck of St. approximating the be found in the con- The Construction of § the Tahcrnaclc. the hall of and the the calculator. wraps itself around his foreHere seems to be the recurrence of the type under arin. together Pharaoh's or for time of daughter. or the womb. or the place of the birth of time. Paul. after a fashion is to fpkillin use. or erected a porch with his other buildings. sition : one of the passage-ways from the center of the garden. whose number was that of the 7th day. In various Bible. the god of knowledge.. Pharaoh.S. The river Nile was and which was based on 113 355. and the Bible correctcdhy an F.

ndix VI. With remainder It 1775. the hooks of the fillars. then there are 100 talents. of this tabernacle hovah. . They will soon see. These last words. there were offered — 603550 But there were 3000 shekels -^ 2 = 301775 shekels.00 may be stated in another way. the shekel. 355 crops out as 1130 (where the use of 113 where 11 30 is circumference to a diameter of 360). the f age itself being considered as the omudim. This was the actual division made for. omudim. of the 100 talents were made the sockets of the pillars. can be taken as meaning cubits. 269 lion in rect the ardent desire of Exodus. The grand object wms that it should be a residence of Jework was made up by the offerings of There were just 603550 people enumerated as the people. there being 6000 bekahs to the talent. In one way. apart from this departure.arm. it is said of them.§ 95- App5. or diameter to a circumference of 355. There being 603550 bekahs. will cormost to have of it a stylish oriental structure. that they carry the key power of the tabernacle construction. in the scrolls of the law. with a remainder over of 3550 bekahs 3550. hence a meaning oi mother diwd fore. and of the remaining 1775 shekels were made the hooks of the pillars. that the setting forth and combining of measures was the object of the mention and detail of its various parts. are said to be of very great kabbalistic value . section is. The house was . Now. as above. So there were justIn talents. with the helps to be the place of residence of Jehovah. of. and Jehovah is but a play on the value 113. 100. in shekels. 3550 : : shekels -^ 2 = 1775 shekels. the difficulty is not very great. with an attempt to put it together. who try this. so much so (it is the commencement of a said) that. There were two bekahs to the offering a helcah apiece. By the same authority. therefore.00 over. made by the letter r-a?/. to the talent. or Pha- we have of construction. because. where possible. it is said that the word DmiDI^.

whence . In the 3550 bckahs. nation.) There is one fact in regard to Moses and his works . yet resident at the meeting of the male and female cubes. and of the perfect circular value 20612. but of the same realizable proportional value as i 20612.360:1130+. Here. In heathen mythology. with its diameter straight line. because it was productive of itself. the pure virgin day or circle. as a perfect circular element. the various purposes of the tabernacle. in (2. in -pari ^assu. while it is § 95. over the ark. and between the cherubims. or the woman and this. however. a denomination of 20612. the Jehovah value is being raised. the high priest wore on his forehead a plate of pure gold. last is we have cir- cumference to 1130-f- which circumference to 360.270 raoh . the perfect or straight line one. was the womb . the tabernacle was completed.). and worship. the hooks of the pillars may have indicated the hooks binding together the opening of the sistrum. As the 7th day was the kodcshed day.5 : 177-5 and (2. was also a Jehovah expression. (i. diconnected with Jehovah. as 10. are to be found indicated. in fact. so also. intangible. of time.) 56. the source and begetter of all things.5x10=1775. hermaphrodite. (a. as the Garden of Eden. virgin. with the 1775 shekel value of the hooks of the -pillars. the infinitely small.5x*°=mn»: 177. we have the form of the of the -pillars of the house of ychovah. the standard year or Jehovah year value. invisible. By the various hieroglyphic powers of this combiof the great word. sacred to Isis. the 1775 skekels. The origin of measures. or picture of a circle. in the form 56.5 X i** rectly mUS where Jehovah is shown to he the diameter to this 1 775' or hooks = very 1775 ^-^ <^ circumference : so.) also the value of the straight line one. of have the form We — 113 : 355 •: 56. bearing the inscription — when where the same feminine trait as of the 7th day is predicated Kodesh VJchovah was holiness to the Lord. for measure^ sacrifice. as a badge of all its containment. Appendix VI.

the Hebrew words being a various reading of ^'^^T^ by the by the Now. frequently. which is the result of Bnosh. truly enough And. one back. a very valuable pyramid num- ber. or the and again. where 364 comes from the kodeshcd use of = 28. 271 When he is instructed too important to be omitted. . by refanalysis of this form really conducts which the pyramid on Eden of form. which has for the other extreme C^"IJ{<. as 7 X 4 thus showing Kodesh t — 365 — = 354. and we can read 354. Moses is HC^D. to the Garden The resulted. Lord as to his mission. or Very is symbol use I 3^ the 7th day. or by the reverse reading 345 to new form of the name Jehovah. I am that I am. the most important. it can be read 435. as I == 364. or. so that the asher or the that in lam-that-Iam is simply a guide to a use of 2 = be a form of Jehovah in this combina- 21 or 7X3- 501^= 251 + . . indicating the distance from the intersection of the passage-ways to the central axial line of the structure. the simplest form of Bend 345 into a circle. heel use. erence. 501. reversed. thus showing Moses tion. 105. or 52 x 7>= 3^4 ! . and 345- equals Add 21 -{- the values of the 501 21 + -T- 21 = 543. and 28 X V Jehovah 13. however. the foiver name assumed Deity is. 435^2=217+.§ 95- Appendix VI.

and yet as a pictured hieroglyph.272 Appendix VII. and as 5. that the entire Biblical . that the controlling characteristics of the Sodom Its geographical location was at description are feminine. One great cloak to details. clearly enough. Rabbinically and kabbalistically. It was the as^haltum or bitumen lake. Thus a double combination . APPENDIX The VII. of Jacob's hand. where. the salt lake. with Esau's heel. (1» :^ I — 5) _|_4 Jacob evinces this the heel of his brother. here and there. § 96. as female. ^pl^"% hermaphrodite. Genesis. a creative number. while heel is the feminine part. Nork shows. male. recognition in many ways and blind as to determined readings of the narrative style is in the making use of the hermaphrodite condition . is Thus the name Jacob. male. by seizing with his hand The word T. or its comprehensiveness. attempt at guiding one's way through one set or kind of hieroglyphic readings spurs out. a personification combining the idea of male and female may be treated of as feminine quality^ through -di determinative construction. for in- stance. hints which may be used as helps to other kinds of construction. and Venus sprang from the salt foam. to that extent a Typhonic — . as regards the whole concreted name. female or of Esau. So also with relation to the glyphs of Sodom. The Fourth Chapter of § 96. Jah (or Jehovah) is masculine. it the womb. or is is hand. as male. while at the same time it may be characterized by superficial description in its other quality or J^i^^ is heel. in his feminine quality oi heel. it is averred knowledge is held in the first four that the subtlety chapters of Genesis but it is also taught such as to prevent is of teaching. which betokened the changes of relationship which they should take to each other on the celestial circle. has a sexual meaning masculine. while the heel feminine. with Jacob.

is. of darkness^ or the pit. this use. ctibcd. seated in the gate of a fortress^— 2\\ feminine traits. to his brother. from whence the woman and the Parker numbers. pp. Further determinations are made. while it is pillar of salt. a monument of combination Lot's daughters to whom the impulse of repeopling the The tracing of the subtle substitutive ingiven. enlarged . ecclesiastically paralleled to were offered a"5«^r-fice. or countermart (or sister). as typifying this measure. so that the 6 = 36 each. The Garden has now become.which brings up the 113 355. structive of the pyramid. each a perfect one. = . gives the character value of 16. and Now. was at midday seated in the door of a pyramidal structure. when the angels went over from Abram. though his daughters abyss. as 144 X 4. and is converted into a .§ 96. as a primal one. expanded into four such squares. It is Lot's wife that turns back with longing desire. the sun emblem — measure (who. area 36 is expressed in line measure of that number . It just such a cloak that the feminine character of is concealed in 4th Genesis. The operation is indicated by 4^. or. as 10 -{-50= 16 o. together. It was at evening. and the letters of Cam's name. or 36 X 16 576. or Adam. the large square of 144 X 2 Adam or hermaphrodite cube. are clearly enough determinative of the real natural fact that they {'' those^^) were women. which 36 is diameter to 113 o-f. con. and thus " those^^ (men?) of Sodom who attempted to seize the male guests of the patriarch's brother. volutions of these qualities becomes the necessity for the reading of the more important teachings of the esoterism. or Abel. one of a square of 144 in the center. The connected with the recondite meaning place was as of the woman^s desire. or 36 X 4 = 144 each. 36 by 4. under the vertical rays). Appendix VII. has been seen that the Garden rested on the Adam or point 144 form. subdivide these lines of in number we have 4 of them. world is It is under Hebcl. a 100+ — under 288 to the side or. around a central : . in separating into male and female. Lot. 273 also feminine. added = as to their full values. as 4 squares of 6 X then the crossed lines are extended out.

this in the center of four squares of like size. inches. this identical is diameter to a circumference of 600 feet. It was always the double cube reverse readings. counterfarted ^ so as to exhibit separated qualities. Place . in ^p. or 144 X 2. 2^ feet is 28S itiches.. as 144 —441 . and 600 X 4 = i\oofc€t. fire. the nucleus of the garden. will the first we have be noted from verge to center. and reduced to feet. Bend these letters into a circle. air. or 6561 i.274 Appendix VIL § 96. — e. and ence of this large square is 144 X 2 288X4=1152 for circumference. — white-black. this 1152. 144 is Adam. or 6 X 4 — = scale of measure of the base of the great pj^ramid in measure for i^o. Besides this. and may be taken as the square of 12.^S^-\-feet. or 24 in length. and the side of the larger square. and water. taken as a diameter value. (Perhaps a simpler way of explaining the likeness is this The pyramid base side" is diameter to a circumference of 2^00 feet. the elements composing the cosmos which the pyramid measures. The measure of a horizontal line passing through this garden. where. as 311 — was in the exand this is the it meaning. say. or the characteristic of the base side of the pyramid in inches. where 144 is taken as. 288 1152. by 8 other cubes into another perfect one. and as indicating this — values 115. however. is numerically just - I of the side of the base of that structure. so framed. The circumferit is composed of the separated unities. will be 288. is symbolized by the letters INRI. which . and their . : as the circumference to the base side in feet. or 115. e. ing given of 1656 6561. and it — 1656. as designative of this cir- X = cumference. just as 113. which can be used as its equivalent and 24 feet is the characteristic of this base side. this is exactly the 24. already had.'standing for earth. for area. then. 144 is 12 X 12. pression of woman-man. or as 144 for the side of a square. the total 4 circumference. 24 is four sixes. they run. explains the read- But a most interesting feature now presents itself in this subdivided value of this garden. male-female. Now. of the kabbalistic use of i. 288 to the side. and the side of the great square of 144 441 is 12-J-12.. by reading the letter values as of Cain's name. or source of meaning.

a diameter to 2^ as — — .0+ is circumference these 36 6^. 160).) the characteristic value to is Here taken in 24 feet.§ 96. the letters H and n are. mil. together. or 5. the practical value being in the meeting of the cubes or covenant: so that while (H)-ouva. if this be so subdivided. it requires just 8 others enlarged cube. Eve separated to Therefore. or be the -prodiici^ig mother. for 113. with Melchi-Sadic. divided and one part of this oblong is H. the garden form of the crossed lines being referring indicate 113 311. or meas- with Eve produced Cain was Vulcain. or distributor. or nXn)» is woman having a husband. to make another perfect cube. and Vulcain. SeyfFarth. urer. four must be taken.. cube of 8. or !lXi^)> is woman. or the and by Fuerst " Sanconiathon calls one of the : constellations Mizor." which the simply shows that Mitsar. Again. was the greatest of the gods. Jupiter. was same with Mizar. ll^'D. Appendix VII. Vulcain was Pater-Sadic. or yehuvah. (Ch)-ouva. Just One . the Just One) i. as showing the half of the -primal for the one. gives Cabiri?n as Gibborim. or of the Cabirim. or the Phcnician fence giving these two letters viz. 1?/D. or Mitzar. as the one (or 5). The commingling of Adam the welding together of the two Garden forms in Cain. is H man . and. Part "the 2. enlarged from the cube of one. hence the combination is a black cube and a white cube. — pH^ (same who was the Melchizadik of the Hebrews. 1152. an oblong of two squares (p. Eve. . 1?0. are simply deis Eve. the Right One. Egypt. idea that for every perfect woman there must be a perfect terminative of this.. But to indicate the equals 565. and was both wife and sister of Jupiter. to make it a perfect square. or JllH. 74. and the letter 11. p. oblong. and taken as the single cube. and the other H but H is ^ — — . and 113 X 5. the other part of the is 8. and Hin. a brother of Sadie. 275 number values read this This is referred to in the last part of Appendix. e. But this doubled form is an oblong. or 8 such alternating cubes. with the Egyptians. and the based on the This enlargement other n (or 8). or hovah. the womb letter. or Eva. or primal Eve. who was the divider.

ts values being 3 (a. as an origin. it is most interesting to read the teaching of Irenaeus (xxxiv) (Adam and Cain being one). pH^*. the 7 sons of : mighty men of renown "A As the is 56-8). the god-name Elohim (or 31415).. as shown. is used. as determinative of this. the term Elohim The seed was TW. 34-4 7. 5315) whence Eve. God.) is here. 74.5 56-5 X ameter value is alone used. is "And Adam : = . This seems to be determined bv the fact that Cain is said to be "Jehovah. Before proceeding to the reading of 4th Genesis. and earth measures). a di(= nin*) Such being the main idea which no doubt involve time > " = appointed first me another seed instead of Abel." and as with Adam. and Jehovah^ tion. Seth. and the other fact that in all the conversations in this glyph.) X 4 = 12. the TVsTV form is dropped. that "the father Eden eleanother use of the same and the son lie with the woman whom ^ they call Mother of it true all that live (Eva). the subject is resumed under the other form for. The first and. the year. those days." where. i. sentence in 4 Gen.276 Appendix VII. it may go to show the use of measures in right lines. though connected with circular values.) (i. in one respect." expression ''-Adam (144) knew Eve but the commingling of the Garden of (56-5 or ments. circumference value is dropped." (Sod.. for it is the intermingling of the squared forms How of earth measure (Adam-Cain) with the circular measures taking their rise from the woman (HJJ^Nn." in 6th Genesis. lor the and only time in these connections. . mn* 113 X . the same quality with he is " <z divider of the Adam-h^'' or tiller of the soil. as a variation on the general workings of the main problem. or Jupiter. a governing determinative should be taken into considera- Cain has. Adam — viz. in § 96. and perfectly ended in the Cain glyph. or Cain. when this special phase of the problem is worked out. and that of circumference is again taken up in the expression " for God hath . and as the Cain form is but elements. p. 565 Eva). (or = ' (whatever the uses under it. name of And Fuerst says of the Cabirim (planets) or Pater Sadie. (31415).

or rod. a substanthe verbal is kanah. to divide. as a measure.. chn-h. v. iii. Kn to pp. chdndh. See (Genesis) ch. H^D. sep- arate. Here. from Ka'nithi. 22. I and she conceived and bare Cain. ^ Here the proper name in a note on 4 Gen. Wordsworth. Kan)... " Cain I have i. p.. is found everywhere to be a right one. Cain (proper name). from the verbal — HJp tical organic root with IIJD. for instance.. So. his wife Appendix VII. and said. 9. is same as 11^11. 17. as bend (2. . other into off The derivations run of the Book of Joshua.) to incline. vanity. the beam of a balof Wordsworth. Cdndh. for We find this as H^p. to divide. 20. as laid down by Dr.) separate. Kain intimates acquisition. Judaicus.) to fierce of a . as. 'weakness'^ This principle. on chap.§ 96. meaning measuring stick." or ka'nithi aish eth Jehovah Eve his wife . or Cain. (pp. (Qidipus in its — v. or yehovah. v. belonging Kay in. The reading is I have measured a man. also lies in |p. chdndh. both to (i. which is "idenance. meaning to fierce. 277 knew Eve. or thing. tueapon. and have gotten a man from the Lord. even ychovak.. 15. "And knew better and more literal rendering is : Adam and she conceived and bare Cain. I have gotten.. says : — Here is — characteristic of the person. The derivation is good. a measure. on this passage. said. to which they were given. " n^n.'' derivation takes the same viz. The word of the text is derived by Wordsworth from ka'nithi." agreeably to the A accepted translation. organic root of which T\'T\. e. Wordsworth. one fundamental recognition is oi the fact denoted b}'. and chap. tive. 196." (Fuerst. a desire to indicate some leading — taken as a measure. an instance of the principle on which names were given in primitive times namely. is gotten\ Katn. or Cdndh.) As exceedingly subpertinent to this .the act of Eve viz. Sir William Drummond (Fuerst. I have gotten. HJp. also. / have measured^ is followed by the substantive form. and Eve's next son was called by her Abel — i.) significations . while the name may stand for a great variety of uses (a phenomenon of the hieroglyphic). which is manifestly a false rendering.

^. son of Cain. or Vulcain. adding the character values. adding the full values 160. with the sign of Mars.'^ or may god Vulcain. are forms of . the instructor. Th^ pillar Seth) was a mark of the year. Out of its imme" diate context. e'vw. chiun. as a number value. Vulcain was the Pater Sadie. Libra. Fuerst says point of a lance. diun. ciun'^ (Fuerst. and Nork says of Cain that he . Seth — for it is composed of the productive numbers 3 and 4. 5. wanting to confirm the " Pp? Cain. noun proper. he was the earth measurer. it aiid the be read as. TS^. however. or character value of 16.278 ject. and the solar year. the iron 115. is 7. is same with pp.«e was worshiped under the names of pfl. Tubal-Cain. ox -pillar. § 96. as the letters run. anything is : Cain-Vulcain idea. Cain. If.) of the son of Methuselah. (2. or multiplying them. PS is . and as a form of Mars.) be the measure. besides. and. . a name of Saturn. Initiator). has been taken by commentators as Vulcain. And " The god of //.) of the son of Cain (meaning Instructor. a smith (blacksmith). He is at the head of a system of calcula-|Seth. likewise. Cain. by the Egyptians clearly taken from p3. 3 X 4=12. or Pater Sadie. or adding the character values (as I I -f 5) is 7. But Seth seems to be the more perfect value. or and V\'2. who founded the 365 year. Now. inventor of sharp iron tools and smith work. after Appendix VII. being 3 4. or initiator. the HJH. is to be found V'elcain. by LXX. ciun. but there was no need of going so far for the sameness. (i." It is so pertinent. or Cain. and next in order of words comes word " 111^11. chanoch. or spear. ox piercing measure of time . he held the the balance. or the hasta. is. as the letters run. chdndh. or the god with the hasta or spear point. was as the German pfeil." Cain. tion. under pD. pfcilcr. and also ecliptic. agreeably to the deepened u sound of the letter vau. The very name Vulcain appears in the reading. Mars and Vulcain. splitting. Thus one has the word Cain as a dividing. of the astronomical circle also. spear. with the Egyptians. or Melchizadik. for in the first words of 4 Gen. or was the piercer. because of showing Cain to (Fuerst. in Chanoch his son.

by one or other form. . X " (= XVSXV) = 565 = mn = Eva = X ^^. to and these are the more radical meanings. springs Jehovah the measure^ was man. 5 (2. Under 279 each other. The words to . or circular derivatives is said "Cain was a divider (by . to It is thus expressly said that Cain is a divider cultivate. forms of the garden.5 man: ox from so. the 144. to separate. thus Cain. division.^. the Parker base.^ while Vulcain was the divider or measurer. also. is mark by long stripes or furrows divide. or of in division and always -^ 2 Taken literally. the keeping would be 720 -^ 2 360 063 360 2 =90 09 where the division has divisions of the square = 180— 081 . = 9X7. The verbal obed. ^^. and 9 is of >^. while 9. come But. for calendar purposes. Appendix VII. 6-.5 ' . are rTD"1N ID^. for it measure) of the earth. and 113 X. Cain's function seems to be marked as of the quadrant division lines of the square. it is seen that this is but the Garden form. thus becomes really a determinative of what has preceded in the narrative. or 720. 81 is the side of the area last subsquare of 6561. as 115. the secondary derivation being to till. It is very curious that the counterpart values present strange co-ordinations with the general subject-matter for. Cain. and the square ot 4 = . But Mars was the generator. obed Adam-h. gives 9 X 16 or a curious restoration of the Adam form of 144 in its suband 16 -^ 9 division of the cube of 3. as son of the woman^ he was 113. 144. And so. Mars held the solstice and equinox points.) where. and Jehovah as 565*. and its determined. the Egyptian forms of the celestial system." and feminine. Cain. 113. was the complement = 1777. of the Adam-h. or of the cube. virtually. .§ 96. in 56. Cain thus welding together the Adam and 56. was Adam and. and 7 is characteristic of ^. the tree of the Garden. man. the cubit value . to its lowest integral terms in the square of 3. the counterpart form. woman He was this is 144. as son of Adam. 180-^ — = — . with the 16 of Cain's name. the 144-5. of the base of the pyramid. as 113.77+. or together ots. or he seems to It has been shown that represent the cross division lines. .

Aries. This was the standard celestial circle. to within ten degrees or days of the boundary line of the autumnal equinox (September . this was the adjustment their basic as made by the Hebrews .115 360 and that = : on a standard. of which the horizontal diameter was the ecliptic. but as the actual first day of October. as blotted out. carried or continued the equinoctial to the first day of Scorpio. 22 degrees. circle or zodiac.the ist day of Octen or ten which tober) degrees. to accord with the signs. Scorpio would also fall back. so that the third quadrant of the year run Leo. because he was the yust One. this or the holy : . Taurus. not as next to. and was called Tohi as a month. and then Libra. By this arrangement. to make up 22 to end of month inclusive 9 days the full in a box. was the amount to be added to the 355 year. or Abram-Isaacyear. accorded with the boundary line of Pani. The compartment of Saggitarius bounded on the winter solstice. make up this. -\. fell back on to the sign Gemini. But by this distribution Scorpio falls to the second sign bethis circle in 12 low the autumnal equinox. Pisces. which was the correct one. for the month.28o lo Appendix VII. which was called Pani. The actual distribution of the full solar year months. they followed the order of the actual months. And. or the celestial 360 degrees. the addition of the 5 epagomenai made days up the full solar year of 365 days. six divisions closing up to the summer solstice in Gemini. as a month. then followed the Goat. days. or days. of which he holds the crossed lines as exactly balanced. so that June 22. § 96. of the standard . as circle of the standard year of 360 days. as a month. as 28 + 217 -|. Cain can be taken as this value of 360 degrees. on these signs. Virgo as the corner square. and hy Xheiv squared /orm. By this arrangement. carried the last complement of 365 days. Waterman. which. The divisions of the Zodiac (ring of life) were laid off on compartments. to which plane all movements of the heavenly bodies were referred. Putting these ten days day of the 355-day year over this gap of ten degrees. did not accord with them but June being Cancer. for 355 was year value. Thus. and Gemini. indeed.

Judah looked down to his opposite for Tamar. along the solstice line between Leo and the goat. to adjust these unequal qualities. 2. in his ^hase of working. in its hollowness. or Scth. or rather of impregnating the deaths with the new sun. and also by derivation. or the bloods of the bride chamber. the Ben Enosh. and renewer of this Garden of Eden glyph. the same figures would apply to the same seatreated of as Libra on the standard circle. measuring was the function of Cain. so that. the of man. the crossing being in common. How exceedingly wonderful the ! Jesus was the son connecting links of this esoterism are i 364. Tamar was the palm-tree. and she was the ancestress of Jesus through Pharez. plished . but at harvest. also. was the piercing of Abel accombut unfortunately for what is called orthodoxy. But it is seen that under the squared form Scorpio could be same this month to each. depicted as so much bim. or cube. or Enosh. or nothingness. so that the while. . as they have done. standard year base. both by numbers and by types. A 3. — = TW of Jacob. a recognized symbol of the sun and of the year. while Enosh is the j^ear. under this explanation. at the autumnal cross. was embraced.§ 96. and this was the place of piercing the dying sun. A the standard zodiacal circle The arrangement of actual year of 365 daj's for distribution on this circle. 281 square. as referred to the center of the square. and met her in the center. found Tamar on the same crossed lines. the bloodshed was chdthan ddnii. *D"1 [riH. sons perpetually . just as Scorpio met Taurus at the same place). Thus. son son of the year. Appendix VII. Jes-us . Here. Now. the one to the other. . would By arrangeapply phraseology ment. they would fall away from fixed locations of the year by the lapse of time. at the same place (the solstice line crosses the equinoctial at the center . the Leo or lion of the Zodiac. one of these cross lines leads from Scorpio. i. by the fixed value of the signs of the Zodiac. between Cancer and Scoralike as to represent the cheruIt the holy cube in the holy of holies. showing another phase of this astronomical picture . or 365 but the patriarch Judah. pio.

as the saying is. combining distinct males and females. for production. It is not a single cube. and just where the woman was taken from the man's side in the Garden. pierces Abel. Jesus and Abel were one. in its subdivided form. or the two are interchangeable under the coun113. ism. It observable. the place of piercing being in the side of the man. Abel is said by soldier. in the venter. each.-1. and the balance line for and solstice. . of Jehovah. or the perfect one. a son of some to be the same with Abelion. while ^^. and. the sun. . Scorpio). which by the chart is as half male. Abel is 7^. by Kabbalare at the meeting of the cubes. or covenant. the heavenly measures. The glyphs. half female Virgo (but should be Virgo.. being blackened. . or dark. . or evil side. or JehoAbel and Cain are but phases of the As this is so. He ecliptic. or the Adjuster. — that equals 10. (3. so that the piercing is the type of terpart form 311 the consummation of marriage. is a representation of the astrological-theological cross. phases. So Cain is Melchizadik. adding the character 5) values (3+2 + vah. On this cross He is pierced in the sinister side. But man. or Jupiter the He is the Just One. as 311. § 96. and the Roman Mars." by Hargrave Jennings. as to one of its representing.282 Appendix VII. of circumcision. or sinister. and it is so the close. pierces Jesus. "And she again bare his . In the " Ros- icrucians. as well as a man and as such." where the word brother is simply an ob- scuration of the which is sex of Abel (he being hermaphrodite). but here there is omis- knowledge by Adam. was the sun. or the Right One. in sion. or in the approach to the door of Indranee. but is made up of 8 cubes of 144. as relates to Seth. The man Jesus is depicted the female. predominates in this glyph as /c?nale. Both.) The brother Abel narrative proceeds. run on all fours together. is the woman. too. duplicated in that oj" the — rite or Pater Sadie. pierced or at the intersection of the crossed lines. that no mention is made in this case of in reality It is so in the first verse. Cain. a Mars form. is the divided cube.T Hebel. showing same form viz. equinox.

(2. as male-female. or diameter value. ^DTF. p. keeper. This is the idea of the In Kabbala. it is 283 suscep- Jlcbcl. lie. n = 5. its Appendix VII. or is a compound in short. the GnosBut the double form of JeChrist. nothing.) That it is but the circle part of the 10.. woman. avon.z. h.1:^*K.) circumference to 31. or word for void in i Gen. roch. has tible to division into sun. quoted from Sod. avon. same as p^. is Nork says name for Venus as she was." vanity (=7]3rT' ^^^^)? sin. or Thc-Bcl. also. determinatives Hebel is made to assume the feminine side The meaning of the word of his own form exclusivel3^ Hebel is emptiness. keeper of sheep. being left out i.§ 96. used as a mark of the female. e. or the form the values run 32-5. tson.) the idea of emptiness. But take the word as a numerical debut a shepherdess. nothingness. or Heliopolis. and this was tic who was Jehovah. because by the hovah. it — is feminine. Under p^. the straight line. rj<. with sin and cohabitation all com. un (==p5<. Abel This this is of for the purpose glyph. or H-Bl. and 27X5=135. the first cause^ God. wicked.8 as a diameter. only but. the Bohu. 2. is" found (Fuerst. "And Abel was The words a keeper of sheep. This is : determinative of the cha7-acter oi\h^ circle as a personage (i. : — but see p^. and 32 X 5 =160 = thus showing the collateral sameness. again determined with a new significance in the description. early church characteristics of with appended H. Take other words of like and kindred and correlative meanings p^^ ayin "8 from p^. is here eliminated. This word roeh are Hyi." or follower of cattle.) That. un). — malignant terminative. jj^l^. is an empty circle . ra. nothingness. o. and ^"1= 27. the city of the woman. or . also. Again under . same as pi<. that the beautiful Naamah was an astronomical Nothingness . . oin. significant use as a single word. bad. As a number value 10 is the perfect cube (so was Cain) it is also Cain . but in form p|^. (Franck. . un (vari p}<. In this . aven. ously pointed). bined. is named primal God. is not only a shepherd. sexually. 67. the of ^"1. it is used as On. 115. v. on. he says. evil. the same not are meanings expressed.

or center crossed lines. cuts this quadrants. (4. one finds or crossed bones with this letter character. carried the name Pani. or beams of the balances. has been shown that the bal- ance opposes birth and death in the Mars form. oznijn.) By and the opposite to this would be good. prefixed. is And thus a feature of the glyph of the Garden of Eden: (i. or J^l. The bal- Now. by the designative of the two opposite qualities.284 Appendix VII. The type is head at the ears exhibits this clear enough. join the two symbols.) in \{s feminine or sun circle. for the division of the very glyph of the Mars form To of birth and death. signifies. and there are two balances viz. Sun^ which 7^n ' <^h^bcl. holds the balances. while the opposite sign of Gemini. chief points were in Aries and Scorpio. in aspect. bordering on the winter solstice. as balanced in the equinoctial scales. ra . its evil it considering the place of Scorpio. as The Right One. while the cars of the head are D*J?{<. as connected with its feminine quality. the precise same word. form of CainAdam. indeed. in some sort. m-oznim. . bordering on the summer solstice. forming a kind of monIn ogram for Ife. In Hebrew. D. as Now. as significant the one of the scull other. But as Cain. save the mem. conceive^ 2X^0 ^ains of birth. applications of the measuring elements of one to the other. carried the name Tobi. to the hollow circle of the year. there is a curious reflection. that of the equinoxes circle in and that of the It solstices — he — as di- vider. of the its Adam-h. . to show forth astronomical . the zodiac sign of Saggitarius. church emblems. over the mouth of the vagina is and crossed bones. good. ancient Egyptian charts. form of Abel and its object is.. and (2. But. the ances are D^JtK'D. or the Hebrew 'y\^. then would come under the adjective form of evil. ^ the ears. tobi. is § 96. kopf. or right line. or D'lilah. letter which is the or of the the head back of half of symbol p. in the drawn the Hindu form. or y\r\.) In its masculine.

solstice." of where the sun is going to in Now follows a description words are descending.§ 96. where the aspect or face of the year would change to its reverse deFrom Panty the course of the seasons would be clining. the Her in wait. shine) favorably upon the circle of the year. At the summer or life. *J£3. to the summit. line with the diameter of intersection is the solstice point is The sun here the curve. ^01. rising'' you will rise by way of the good side . connection. at the door or opening. Sin door or (feminine nj^DIl. and is not only to lie for The word open- piththachon. (Fuerst). has nothing to do with himshine (for the word self. and Pani. At the is same This time. : Cain. ingis in the same kindof the opening of the mouth. The his aspect.) Again: "Sin for lieth as a copulatrix. /ace or aspect. ^ood. taking what is said to be so as to the offerings. opening (or Sin is at the qjiadrant line. was which. Tobi. and the standing still of the sun at the noon point was called *01. just as at the noon point. or zodiac. i. "but " — if thou doest not well (when you are descending). or as diameter values. to cotich. is also the ^th side. J*2"). is same with '^*T\. or evil. e. fthach vah. rba. as of a lie cube. by by way of Scorpio. at the highest reach of the sun. or Pam\ would be upward to the highest point. Appendix VII. Cain being yehovak in this glyph. by the Vulgate. is exactly the same word for the bloods of Abel. or square. "And it burned upon It says actually described. by a history of his travel. as well as a cotich to on. ^J£3. rhts.y\\2i). Venus-Naamah. but does in his masculine capacity declining. as opposed to Scorpio. : If thou doest well (good. and LXX. for piinfi. and ddmi. his aspects change or fall to his declining. ddjui. is vertical. toward the winter Now. which Cain shed.. there is exaltation. 285 or Hebrew Pant. as a diameter value. and also H^nnD. but also to copulate. Here was the fiercest power of the sun looking down vertically along the solstice line to the intersection of the cross lines. chattath) is a Lier-in-wait at the the at opening . changed to descending. . for YT\. down. The astronomical way of the vernal equinox. or upon Eve. rbts. course of going from Tobi.

or 441. feminine part of your brother comes a great determinative. the Abel. and they were to be found as part of the h-adam-h. which simply shows that these bloods were." (Fuerst. exactly significant — of the base of the great pyramid i. or by counterpart 441 144.) been shown to be in the reduced form. It was Cain. or transgression. horizontal division line. or Jah. as coinpurposes one Cain division line.. respectively. But the Cain form of the Garden. 144 inches 12 6 and there 6. but a — means of garden for astronomical and other the sun as and standing still is vertical. so the bloods of Abel. The Cain form of the garden was 144 441. being 144 — is = + 12. therefore. § 96. after all. e. fastening Naamah. being in the dividing of the field (rflC^"!!. for it was that they.286 Appendix VII. B-sadeJi). and — — the bloods shed are 441. and the bloods that were shed were the ^D1 [nH. 144 441. chathan ddmi. this interpretation. as a quality determined upon to be the characteristic of woman for all time. say. and thou shalt rule over her This seems to mark out an unmistakable character But it is followed by the fact. or "Jail is causer to bear. "At who Scorpio you will find is. shed on the other.) In other words. 2 to X the . with the narrative form of explanation. or bloods of the bride chamber." And now as beautiful as wicked. as of marriage. or crossing." of the glyph. or 441. for — — ddmi. is by name ^D1. or the consummation of marriage. Here (obscured under (his) desire shall Hebel. and the exact fittingness of these applications. the rod. thus twice used. ciding with the ddmi. as 441 and 441. has (5." which was the accompaniment of sin. or ^D"T. to the (him). In the i6th verse of the 3d chapter. and he shall rule over thee. and the interpretation of the glyph for this phase seems good. "And her be unto thee. rose up and violated his brother. for solstice and equinox line. or 3600 0063. where El. the male-female form) it is said as to man Cain or Jehovah. is conceived of as the creative world-power. as Sin. it says "And thy desire shall be to thy husband. are also *D"T. and division of the . as to the : woman. Considering the 144 441 or 441 144 form of the Garden. marriage. feet. in this instance.

field. Now. the connecting link between the general construction of the exterior and of the interior work does seem to exhibit itself as obscurely hidden away. in this reduced form. or and indeed the actual measure of the side of 6 X 24 base of the pyramid is diameter to a circumference of 24. it Cain and Abel are together in the dividing of the field. Now consider. With whole this is or B . refer to the geometrical problem for the construction of the interior One por§ 74. there has been a continuous and 4= . which may designate the counterpart use of 345 543. and then that we have the Hebel circle in connection with it. through the Garden of Eden scene. with also the very foundation principles and numbers on which it was constructed.'' as given in § 82. Then here — there are the two elements necessary for ^putting the -pyramid ill a sphere. works. likewise. and rather means a dividing as of a field. since from the very first line of Genesis. as shown. 287 side of the Garden. that we have the exact terms of the pyramid base in the Cain Garden form. or the word is the prepositional mtJ^ — D. four 6s. systematic reproduction of the pyramid elements of construction. The word is sddch. Now. and B— prefix D. And. in another mode of working them. that having founded is great salient characteristics of the interiorworks — problem Height. to the reference tion of this viz. — on " circular elements "(3-) three. Appendix VII. sadeh. namely : . indeed. this is. glyph. for value we find the character values as they run.§ 96. however.. to be found both in the Garden and in the flood might well be expected that this 4th chapter. would be really founded on the same method as the exactly correct one laying at the base of all other phases to be presented. 345-2. TT]^.

4 H. shown 345 X value I also to a multiple of the heel. this very value. =345. Referring to that diagram. it will be seen that the 309. yve have 345-2. also. given at 345. but in it 6= 217-0. adding the full values of the letters of the t^.397+ referred to is geometrically connected with that angle. to its inside § 96. 5 of \. and =309. viz.. takthe character values as they run. really. used as / am that I am. Not only so. the solar day X 72. as gether. but convinced that these lines of similitude are intentional. It is next to impossible to prevent the mind being we have + Not only so. or pp. Independently of this." work.''' agreeably to the diagram shown in § 74 {b). there is one which seems absolutely to confinn It will be noticed that " circular or establish the relation. UtTQ. equals. is is fitly framed and put Here the radius value value would be 345-2. above the base of the p3^ramid. Not only so. or the lunar year value.1. be read 354. height ^pyramid the 343. That angle has been shown to be Now the name Cain. 115. and this is the division of . it has been shown that the height of the intersection of the floor line of the grand gallery with the south wall thereof. in the pyramid. Moreover. which has been supposed to be that of the roof of CampbclVs chainbcr. in connection with these pyramid coining.. which is j'usl the shown. or Jacob while if 345 be bent into the form of a circle. T]1^*"2. So. to a Well. and the diameter But here in the word B-Sadch. cidences. gives the value 343 of the descending passageway. or in is the Pharaoh glyph. in this connection. but word Sadck. . the — base side of these designated pyramid elements — value 243 we find the name Abram. 115*^ (see § 76). and of the queen's chainbcr. it may . where the various corroborative data are taken into bear- But. in the — was diameter value. 5184 = 72 circumference of 5184.288 Appendix VII.h\s as three. 300 -|. as has been so ing often referred to. in 345 we find the name Moses. be 345. to- pyramid. elements three" are connected with the problem of " /«terior geometrical construction.

showing a preponderance of 5 daj-^s in the upper half. and 184 becomes 182.) nox to equinox. showing a difference of i day. 543. the in form which 180 days becomes one of the (Take This was the number of years of the life of Abrasides. the tree of the Garden. and the 70 and 7 fold of Lamech. (Moses. = note referred to in + 543 = 888. Appendix VII. then 180 + 175 where. = — = — = = 355 ham.31 -|181 and 22 365 184 31 + 30 4.31 -|. 72 27. heel or Jacob. 7 X 7^49. 7 X 7» or sevenfold. and Christ and all The divided form of this are developed in the pyramid. 182 . he will find that there is not an even division. So. and 365 183 = 10 days . is March 22. inclusive. value of Christ.) If one counts the days of the solar year frorjj equi(6. or <?/5. in its attendant bloodSo. . with Jehovah.31 -f 30 + 184 days. the result is 50 and is the subject of the curious . 289 the central square of 144 of the Cain Garden. Jicld would take the numerical display of 345— 543 » which again presents strange features. As to the solstices. and 63-H 7 =9. and 365 the other half. But 7 and 9 are the characteristic values of VJ/. the 36o-3'-ear period. or 144 -^ 2 So. shov\?ing a difference of 3 days. 345 value is given as a Gnos. Include the solstice days in the lower half. Reverse by giving days. the life of Isaac = 175 years. then the upper half has 183 days. indeed. to the -j- end of March. to make 5 days. Add this to 175. from the 22d June to_the_^ end of the mo Dll3-p. or — 10 = 30 -|- 31 + 30 + — = showing a diflerence of i day as surplus preserved by the upper half.22 185 days.-mcLu'srv?ris °Q°°Ha^^^ 9 -|. this. requires just and we have for the Isaac side . Add . also. 180 days. the twining together of the two parts of which indicates the *D1 \T\T\.. for 543-^ 7 63. the solstice days to the other half. for 185 31 _|. to which if one be added. = — Abram. the perfect square. toward the sevenfold ot Cain. here in this combination is Moses. chatha^i dami^ or consummation of marriage. or from solstice to solstice. and 365 182 183 days. tic Land Marks and somewhere this of Freemasonry. 345 I am that I am. seems to look shedding.§ 96.

dvon. he was designated his in another ^^ name at once. and ioxthaji I can bear. but while he is this kind of a son. whom she calls son of my '•' guilt. These two words are very remarkable.) which went to make up the mark on Cain. complete the natural year in its period of days. " or left side. Rachel. dvoni. e." as in is dignity." The word pj7. brings or 01^ — p. by comparison. who changes Ben faniin. thou doest well. related with each other by the comparative. to The two salient words are sin and bear. also. They are _/(?r my sin. This seems to be implied in Cain's expression. these words give the idea of male side. 7. which heretofore we have found 5 days has to to be added to the lower half.min'sho. has the meaning of sin. or of ihe Jem initie quality found in various ways. if woman. or sorrow. clear region. the day side" as contrasted with are the words. side or preponderance of one over the other of the year. excelcontrast with "5m . another be added . or NIJTJ : — A ter translation is: my greater than my right side. or betD*^1i?. giving the preponderance to the lower half of the year of 5 days. as nothingness. lifting up. in dying. i. § 96. or about the time of the 17th To day of the 2d month. or of copulation. exaltation.290 Appendix VII.. as related to her feminine quality of woman. perhaps. instead of to the upper. / 180 and 180 X 2 = 360. dark. However. as of an even division. '•'•My sin is greater than I can bear^^'' where the equivoque is perfect. greater. is disturbed. So. this inequality. or wahbler^ or "wanderer in foreign lands. or in contrast. perfect the other. or 365-day year. as contrasted W\\h female side. as already used. there lence. and also left side is " ascending^'' or "My descending is greater than my — the left side forth Ben — oni. In 4th Gen. sin. There had to be a variation from a fixed standard of division. as above. the balance It was. hollow. also. who was a nodder. to way by Jacob. as given already . we see that by the addition of the 5 days. or a year period of an exact balance. or son — '-'• of my right side." as it is translated ." having reference to the unequal motion of the earth with relation to the ecliptic in its nodding." or of the light.

more frequently is ilXC^. for immediately before the begitining of my strength. here scath and avoni are used as menibrum virile and yoni. thou shalt not excel. or femininity. to my couch. is to extend. '' spannader fiir den phallus. 7X'. as to its sinew. Par" Reuben. or shrunken. from i^CO. the excellency dignity. which is. it could be taken as the assumption of the feminine quality in this wrestling. But to this purpose. according to Nork." Here is an instance of what Iraneeus says. : and. ndshd. nNJT. the intent is.) So also. my eldest . dvoni." Now." etc. and where the words JlNt^ *^^^ yeter seath. out.'''' 291 contrast licth as The word of lifting tip. . in fact. he does so in the dark and as he caught the heel of his brother. Nork. mean . by the translation. while JVdsd. Appendix VII. who..''^ where is the sentence. as related. T\'^^." (See under Jacob. etc. art the repre- sentation of myself: as such. to ex- to rise high. Hl^'J. ''^^'^. Jacob. of word is to be found as applied Reuben by is his father. from NC^^. where. so now Esau as the angel (see . stretch the sameness of the words as cognate then showing there comes. the large hip sinew. KC^J." Why? "Thou it : then defiledst thou he went up wentest up to thy father's bed. for strength is. when Jacob wrestles with the angel. This sinew which shrank is the same word with scath. thou art aphrased. for " KC^:. of begetting. or is wasted.!2n "IDJ^. my first born. But further. to it Now. this scath.) suffix \S*:rj. ndsd. Worterbuch) wrestles with Jacob. to raise up. in the sense of iny source of bcgct- This description is laying the foundation for the tings^ conclusion. "unstable as water. . his name is changed from feminine . which is the same with Rachel's *^1J/. then Nn::*. because Yet wentest thou up. by right of primogeniture. can be the prominence of my male part. dvoni. and the thou dost represent me. nashd. After this its struggle in the dark. The conclusion of the wrestling is that Jacob's thigh is dislocated. a cofidairix at the is door. tend upward. the rabbinical reading of this is. thou art myself as to the place of begettings. with (Fuerst. as quoted above. JIJ^IT. and can be used as the begin^'' ning of my sorrow.§ 96.

the left hand.. Dt^*% is the apocapated future hifil.." Pani-El and .^ Jabbok are used interchangeably. The words are fllJ^ fpS Hl. to be on the left t he left side bein g^re^r arded ^^jJie weak same phenomenon. as going up from Tobi and descending from Pani. character of Jacob to Israel. § 96. the boundary line between which was the brook which he crossed. darkened. His going up was Scath. weak. pflV. change point or turning oi the {time) god. V'yasem Yehovah where the I'kayin. from (pD* V." Nork says The cardinal or hinge : "therefore called Pani-El (7X"*J£3). from shivm. the dark region. of the boundary river Jabbok and overcome him. pD5»{.T DC^^. that place where Jacob wrestled with the demon. and of Jacob and Esau. i. oth. and the light of heaven is swallowed up. altogether masculine. fig. or male. e. in whom the rabbins recocrnize is Esau. to be impotent. whom the name to wrestle). the female \\z. — 184 = 181 31+30+31+30+22=184 so that the female side was greater . Now as to the mark set on Cain. as having reference to the (11. predicate yasem. says: Properly. his left side at the hip would be greater than his right side side . considering the circle of the year as the form of a man-w^oman. veiled. precisely as in the description of Cain. are to this extent alike. or.'' . turned to the north. wintry hemisphere. Now from summer solstice to winter ^ r — C solstice is and 365 9 + 31 + days.). Or. Under "Jacob. implying here the change from the dark to the light part of the year. was his Ic/t side. See Tsaphon "is the dark. the same solstice line is designated. his sin was greater than his male side. Dli^. Of this word under " Fuerst to be hence to be — - one^ the left district as the obscured. metaphor. dark region of the north. SkOC^' Samaeir Samacl "is is what the veiled. than the male side by 3 days. where the sun and the stars are extinguished. concealed one. or Pani-El.292 Appendix VII." Tsafhon. And this goes to show that the glyphs of Cain and Abel. /einale.. obscured. the left side. or the division line at the solstice. and his descending was on the other side toward the characteristic of that side The male was his right side.

Babylonthis And ians. for the rabbins to that of the virile power. and espe- cially British. showing a common reservoir of knowledge . to the Egyptians. As of hieroglyphic expression fits to the Hethere was a common underlying use in as in the Bible there is numbers and geometrical forms. 2781 B. and consequentl}' this same language inust have been indigenous in Chaldea. It is seen how fitly the Egyptian mode brew use. c. rabbinically. the Bull suffers castration by the Scorpion.-— the Hebrews left their original jolace of abode. Latins." etc. that Kin (Cain) the Evil was the son of Eve by Samael the devil. lameness of This impotencelias nothing to do with the left side being the largest. These 1 " Now. during whose life the Egyptians and all the other ancient nations emigrated from Babylonia i. by statement. constant reference to a mysterious connection between the Hebrews and the Egyptians. serves to clear away the ambiguity and equivis from the remainder. so there seems to have been an interchangeable use of a common mode of expression. ''"^"T(7t)==-As" one after another of the allegorical uses comes up. 34) : 484 Abram. So the reading of impotence a to mark the line is "Aild__thfi_LDriLcaused Cain. on the left side. . passing over of old Phenician radicals into the formation of hieratic words. the ancient Egyptian language 7nust be itztimately related to the HebrexvP agrees with what one so frequently finds as to the. the sun in Scorpio. and this corresponded with the : and also with the lameness of Vulcain.. or loss. — Abramidae spoke Hebrew. p. Persian the by symbolization. who occupied the place of Adam. it is ascribed is by which extin- the dark or female part of the year. just where. but with its female quality . or weakness. This accords with the statement of Seyffarth (Chro. 150 Phaleg. the aggregation all tending to one elucidation. 293 It was reported. even Hindus. as or token.§ 9^- Appendix VII.. or ju st where the ^ of Jeh ovah conceals itself guished in commences with in HovaTT. e. which the vintage. Germans. andocation explained. Greeks. But as Menes also came from Chaldea only 484 years before Abraham. we know yeai"s after that with years after the flood.

as to the Egyptian. mOD. as relates to the honorable and There seems merciful character of the inventor. While hermaphrodite condition i. ii.) illQ. as (nutrix) nurse. § 96. reading of the narrative turns the mask and shows the natural and true intent.* . as feminine. queen of the earth (Issa. But these are preceded by one just as great in the words of warning to Eve.' Isis. contains in herself." as to " my sin is greater than I can bear. Muth differs in nothing from Isis.) that part of nature wliich. thus spoiling the equivocation. 374) hands it : down that mother.. will lend further and singular reflections on this subject '•'Mtith. God. to be. Tobi. Adam was in the — — implied in verse 3 of the third chapter. The following." is perfect. on the face of this "as in Adam all a sort oi non fell. mother." scquittir. The Garden scene was the picture of that sinful transgression slaying. Hl^J^' tuotnan). as to the " cursed art thou. before the woman was taken from him he or she is told as to the forbidden fruit. " for in the day thou eatest of it. where the words are the same. or Alaut^ means nurse. we his are led to infer from the simple narrative. Plutarch (Is. 372. and recognition the little speak seriously. is (Is. mother of all living). for all these ancient people. set a trap for most simple-minded and ignorant son and daughter. e. to But. by the deeper sexes of their difference of organism also of their sexual Now. in The equivocation in especially hieroglyphic connections. ' Certainly the moon. all things to be born. p. Muth is Isis was sometimes called Aluth. which word means Either Man. the Garden was first . the scene of the creation of and introduction the one to the other.294 Appendix VII. to be the case as to Already we have seen this Arcts. he says. dying thou shalt die" (Gen. as to culminating in the universal fall of man (or better. or tJie moon. Tdthou shalt die. of woman). muth. That this was said to her is clearly muth. Perhaps to be derived from j\Ian-tho^ materterra (Eve-Adam). manifestly. or Mouth. Mars. 17. the narrative scene of Cain and his brother Abel. was the Egyptian cognomen of Venus (Eve. dying. and Pani. as relates to humanity. In the very first exertion of his divine power. ' which being the fact.. bringing upon an innocent progeny unnumbered woes.

and she did bethe double play upon the word shows This a another. death. that Isis from Isis JSIuth^ and that in the vocable Aliith^ the notion of bringing forth may be concealed. void. Since Scorpio). Baof. and are correlatively connected with intercourse and birth. finds full confirmation on its own Phenician. in the first chapter of Genesis. mother of the gods. ' 295 chiefly exercises this function in speaking astronomically.) there is not a word of this description which to the scope of the Garden of Eden glyph. niaven. and woman are the occult way.hypsoma. (hence vacca.primitive signification was IH^ the in used dogma (j^NQ V\ fcsestablishing cosmogony. " correlative reading and meaning conceiving thou shalt become a mother'' And this agrees with the fact related . or Hebrew soil. one in the glyph. which passed over to Bi. under Bohu. and the symbol of death being but that of birth. for the .. vacua " Onkelos and Samarit. Hence. and Muth. sign is luna. co-w). IHD. says " In taken in the Biblical this. as they have relation to the place Scorpio. IHD. Metheur be taken from this passage of Plutarch. truly it may diflers not improbable that Muth hence Luna in Libra. ]). pars is II. Now fitted under Aluth. and since fructification must take place. This derivation once stated. she did not die. by help of which the real intent is produced in Sin. Buto. Jes-us from nothing^. Aquila translates ov6h. (us). Fuerst. _^e«erTaurus.§ 96. being the because in a^or. that in the words in Scorpio). § 9.^. the mother of races ing the primitive substance. as intended. we have by ''dying thou shalt die'' (that is.^{n"*I^D' Baa. into a personified expression denotand as a deity. il'inD. come for she did eat the fruit. yet connected in the center. vulg." Libra it is first . Appendix VII.i9-of. as the Phenician and Hebrew ARTS. Now consider the correlating terms. : respecting creation.!f. not It is the Egyptian part and parcel of the same learning that gives ARTS. The word Bohu. " of the gods. indeed signifies Venus in (Beitrage zur Kenntniss. nits. has been seen to be taken for Eve-Venus-Naamah. house the Venus (in opposition to Mars. with TaurusVenus. the opposite to. TheAramean name n'lilD. Sol being joined with Luna in Libra. Ipf. The Phenician cosmogony has ^^pHconnected Bohu. Sin with Intercourse. and the conclusion is irresistible.

as . § 96. and in a double sense. . Scorpio was Chrestos in — On humiliation.) Now. her opposite. the conception of the year was in Taurus. he was Jehovah. is identical then with Mot (niD» our Muth). Jacob Esau. these showings. even without forms of two persons . theological schools had better be alive to making the So the amend such a thing is possible. by the very text. and so on. the Gnostics. and Scorpio was Mars with the female wolf. in Scorpio.) as well as the New Roman adoption under Constantine the following is given — : Cain has been shown to be the 144 — 441 form of the Garden. or it was Taurus-Eve.296 Appendix VII. as these birth conception of Eve by Mars. and Egyptians. they were connected and so in fact it was. with. Mars-Lupa. as the . So. as . honorable. to take the horrid blemish off from the name of Cain.) as to confirming the entire explanation and reading of the glyphs as (5. while Leo was Taurus-Eve fulfilled Christos in trium-ph. or Christmas. of Lupa by birth would be in Leo. also. or male-female — viz. also.view assists also to another facility for interpretation. (2. based upon a square of 144 X 144 in the center. While astronomical functions. (8. properly. as a put-up job to destroy his character for.. Babylonians. yet met in the center. fame of the God they worship.. The the contrary. (6.) recognizing and laying down the base of the great pyramid as ihe foundation square of the Bible construction. if to the goodnameand New (3. and Abram and Isaac.) as linking together several great salient points in the Biblical structure: (i. to bols and confirming the meanings and uses of sym(4. Cain and Abel. out of this glyph of 4th Genesis help to the comprehension of the division of one character into the fulfilled spiritual The workings Adam and Eve. Taurus — by conception in Scorpio viz. It helps.) As to the Old and Testaments . would be at the winter solstice. Biii^ (ri""in^).) as to the Roman empire . originated in Phenician from an interchange of b with mP This . signs were opposites of each other. Each sign to be mentioned was a double sign. Mars-Lupa ones by type.

The Hebrew year has been shown to be the base. were the corner But this corner cube. worked in on to the controllers. as reduced to feet: . 297 to be the 360 circle of the zodiac. of which Leo and Libra. by Leo and Dan-Seorpio being made to hold. This + 5 or Cain. the square of the base of the great pyramid. they taking out the 3d quadrant. as the Cain-Adam square of 144 441. the exact and standard. and 3554-10 365. cube. as for months.§ 96. . on ihejfirst day of October^ or Scorpio. so that the equinox points shall fall. as shown. this was all founded on the Cain-Adam square or. 355. was made to preserve this same order. He has been shown = = = equinox points of the 360 or zodiac (or life) circle are made to fall back. Hebrew use and recognition under the squared form . by a squared division hence perfect He has been shown to be the his name of Melchizadik. and its opposite while the solstices . in Abram. marked by Leo and its bordering on Cancer and Dan-Scorpio. 180 + Isaac. Take this square. take the' "Same square. with the central or Ada^n square of 12X12 144 (either — = as a line or as area) and. by which the solstice and . the two controlling corners of the great square. holding the numerical value as inches. Appendix VII. square of the entire year. 175 360. respectively. distributer or adjuster of the 365-day year on this square of 360 or 36. are to be This was a opposite. 1 1 . as to the months of the 365-day year. Now.

The characteristic of this is 24 feet. or agreeably to ancient recognition.) Gershon and (i. Water. (The base side of the pyramid was diameter to a circumference vn feet of 2400. last three being the heads of the Levites. by the encampment of the Israelites. Put INRI into a circle. therefore. Air. display = = this. Water. to the side of the large square. and were concreted of the elements. feet. its meas- uring containment would indicate all the substance of measure of the heavens and the earth. .) Merari — the . while the interior or Adam square is shown to be divided into = 72 = 4 blocks of 6 X 6 feet each. the 115 of his name which 115 was the very . as to values of 1521. a line circumference of 24 X 4 96 feet . the above is precisely.298 Appendix VII. or for § 96. or 6X4 = 24. Air. and we have which reads 115-2 of this fact. into four others of 144 X 2 288. =: the whole circumference. But. (2.) Kohath (3. the Jesuit priest. It has been repeatedly stated that the object of the great pyramid construction was to measure the heavens and the earth. and 288 X 4 1 15-2. (11") Rouach Air. or D^ Idbeshah Nour Fire. The of ^ = = = = = This square of INRI is the Adam square. the method of laying off this en- The four interior squares were devoted to campment. as seen. Father Athanasius Kircher. or this very Cain-Adam restoration of the square. The initial letters of these words are INRI. Cain denotes . But this square is the 11 5-2 can denote of also and circular elements. Earth.) Now. this as. "llj = Earth. or in. as initiated by Moses. Moses and Aaron. Fire. and Fire. which was ex- tended from. or read its it as the letters stand in the square. by the great scholar.) (4. lam Water. and T\^'y == Earth. by Biblical record and traditionary sources. as a foundation. attributes of these squares were the primal attributes Adam-Mars.

as necessary to the continuation of the stream of life. in the Jehovah form of a straight-line one of a denomination of 20612. tine. and is represented for one symbol as ^ ——— r as has been shown. The of the balances complement Leo. as shown. Appendix VII. Dan-Scorpio and it is seen that Cain pierces Abel at the . on the celestial circle. perfect circumference . Now. and this was proper under the form of Mars-Generator hence the double glyph. or standard of Constan- J f~ as cross-hones and skulls emperor. whose warlike god was Mars. hence Cain was But the attachment for the text says that he was Jehovah. of a man to this cross was that of 113 5153 355 to 6561 X 20612. of the primal the living cosmos. Now. and the Labarmn. Dan-Scorpio borders on Libra. or life-death . the Roman the three unite under this characteristic. the scales. But referred to from Dan-Scorpio. A= = intersection of the equinoctial with the solstice cross lines. and this was the monoof Chr'estos. of which the initial letters of the words have always been retained as symbolic. and Cain-Vulcain. idea of Destroyer in one significant. the pillow of Jacob). which were Cain. the this as Jehovah. 299 to make up the 360-day year. whose sign is =0= (which sign is that of the ancient -pillow. and B corner squares of the larger square are. emblem of the origin of measures. the cross is . on which the back of the head to the ears rested. and the : : 4— handed down and used as a monogram of Jesus Chrestos — . in the symbol or back gram of the head. or Mars. on the cross so that But the piercing of Abel was the consummation of his marriage with Cain. to agree with the standard circle. But also the badge of Dan-Scorpio is death-life. pierced tine was the Roman emperor. Abel has been shown to be him. or of birth and death. again. over the head of Jesus crucified was placed the inscription.§ 96. . one of Mars-Generator and Mars- and a Roman soldier pierced Jesus . ConstanJesus.

and finally. And tius thus closes the relation between the Parker and forms of numbers in construction of the great pyramid. in circular form. Eli. Here is the 7nan on the cross. "h^ in the = 113. as determinative of 710 h. as shown. as coming from 113 : X 4 = 20612. and we have *7K = 113. : 6561 5153 numbers. or 355—553 where ^ = J% or . and the center one to the larger square of the enca7npment. the Old Testament). or the circumBut Jesus dying (or Abel married) made use of the very words needed to set forth all. together 565i=mnS Me- or the Christ value. The Greek manuscripts. give these words as — . or 7ii. read them by their power values. whence the Adam square. 345. He into a circle. without exception. TVz/w. as shown. INRI. Appendix VII. which measure the substance o{ £arth. or 113 355 combined with : = 355 as the Hebrew source . Air. sto7ie book is the equivalent of the Old and New Testaments. Lama Sabachchapter of Matthew.300 viz.. my God. fish = 565. Nazarenus Rex ytidcsorum . our versions are taken from the (the reason why we have no Hebrew original manuscripts concerning these occurrences because the being enigmas in Hebrew would betray them- original Greek manuscripts selves on comparison with the sources of their derivation. or Jonah. which is the pyramid base. with their Biblical use and it is seen that the pyramid . I or 10. or 113 — 311: (ID? = Moses and Cain-Adam pyramid circle: nflDiT equals Dove. = 355. as follows : thani? that is to say. God. These are the fyramid-base Bend INRI and we have 1 152. called to part of the 46th verse of the 27th " Eli. or INRI 1152. and * = = 710. Fire. but they are located on the cross or the cubed yt?rw of the circular origin of measures. or Jesus § 96.2 all. ference of the latter. and Water. wh}'^ hast thou is Attention — My forsaken me?" Of course. as produced from the Adam form. says Eli Eli Lamah Sabachth-ani For.

or how. question. intercontainment of two opposite principles in one. how thou dost glorify mel and it is — My But even more. or adverbially. tion Here tlien are the words. the crossed bones and skull. My all me?" as their proper translation. why hast thou forsaken to say. and that is by having resort to the mystical inThe Hebrew phrase was -purfoscd as it reads. and beyond all given of them by Scripture. This held to be man-woman. comes a most terrible was furfosed as it antagonistic and false rendering It was on the same principle already mentioned. and there is the recital. sacredness of one escape. and is God. To the unwary reader this interpretation is enforced and made to answer. however scholarly. rendered Hebrew are as follows : Greek. as an emblem of death. being its placed over the door of life and signifying birth. and in rrnnn::' no? h^ ^\v is The " that Scripture of these words says. as a verbal " connects the idea of to dazzle. it for while lama is why. my God. the Savior was or of the was the idea intended. Eli. such Now the interpretathe words will not bear a false rendering. why hast thou forsaken me?" The Hebrew of this verse for these words is my — which the reference is correct. but with an utterly different word. it could run how dazzlingly. God. and interpreted thus.§ 96. and tent. The words are Eli. first verse of the twenty-second Psalm. God. blow upon the proper first-tace There is but one. lamah azabvtha-ni9 ISJo wit of man. the passage . of reads. just as. which reads " My God. as it were. and the interpretation sound and good. beyond is dispute. it beas to — . to the fulfillment of a prophetic utterance. into the 301 They are Hebrew words. this interpretation. can save this passage from falseness of rendering on its face and as so. The true meaning \sjust the o^pposite of the one given. my God.'' and so on. Appendix VII. by a marginal reference to : \}i\Q. mystically.

is by change of letters to suit the same values HC^D (in a circle). The difficulties surround- ing the text of the Bible. — As and closing these appendices. the numerical values of the words have been given. With this . air. INRI. The termination «/. in the and published Tribune. of the study of knowledge and affection. § 96. reached by the letter. spirit. because (in a 710 (or 355 X 2). or Moses. John. or the dove. then. water. and hence became corrupt. Lamah being 345. are ably and clearly set forth.302 suffers Appendix VII. rightly conserves the Scriptures when. as mini^ it or 565'' becomes Jehovah. or 288X4 1152. to point to the existence of a Their setting forth seems key of interpretation not as part of these yet known is : or made use of. or Holy Spirit. no violence of distortion. or *^j^ and n. or 113 and 345. XW^ Peter. for a satisfactory comprehension of the contents of The Book. fire. of the inner square and outer square of the encampment. T\T\. while SaBut by these numbers. bachth circle) is it is John. The Scriptures are not the letter. The Church. Jesus. and the mount. and "11^. Above. because they conthe mistake of con- serving the mere letter. which at the = by equivalence. Eli is same time is the base of the pyramid. And this shows that the scene of transfiguration was connected with the one above set forth. is as folto The Church serve the Church. instructive to insert it is thought appropriate of the some comments upon the ^^ Study Bible. as received and interpreted.tD7' °'" -EH and lamah." made by a clergyman of New York city. it by a thousand cords view. That comments which lows " thought is pertinent to the present inquiry. Connecting this phrase with throws light upon the transfiguration scene on There were present there Peter and James ^ and John with Jesus: or D% lami. earth. 113 (by placing the word in a circle) . James. as connecting themselves with the INRI. but the spirit beneath the letter. then. by diligent investigation through binds the varied truth of God fast to its life and beneath the letter. The Jewish Church made conserve the Scriptures. life together INRL But behold Eli and Moses met them there.

The Elohthe istic and Jehovistic chapters of Genesis are irreconcilable Pentateuch bears marks of a post-Mosaic origin in its allusions the chronology to the character and the death of the lawgiver of the historical books is hopelessly confused and false the two ite . a knowledge of the media through which the Divine Spirit communicated the truth is necessary. as respects one another. and. priina facie evidence is all that men care to have against anything they wish to avoid. . and the Euphrates. as with the majority of our race. jncntum ad speciem^ and makes its crafty conquests. It must become familiar with the great landmarks of chronology. and detach them from the prejudice of a translation. the four Gospels inscription on the ci'oss are discrepant and a of difference hundred antagonism. the Tigris. are the chief charges that are made where prima facie evidence is on the enemy's side. and be able to establish the synchronisms of the . the history and national economy of the Jewish people. difficulty is the different portions of the sacred first " The apparent want of harmony in the volume.§ 96. . We must recognize the full idiosyncrasy of each sacred writer under the divine afflatus. contradictory doctrines. and examine the variations of language and customs. and as thus following the injunction of the Savior in the text. genealogies of Jesus are in direct conflict all the accounts of the indeed. The mind must take a range through 1. It must review the laws of authorship and editorship. and these special circumstances in which his utterances first took place. and Paul teach. . to the solution of which the careful and concen- trated search essential. This has been the favor- Here it uses with effect its argubattle-ground of infidelity. and the New Testament presents a system of salvation and eternal These life wholly inconsistent with that of the Old Testament. where different standpoints reveal apparent discrepancies. and determine their influence upon the sacred books. It must explore the analogies in experience. 303 vine of the letter of Scripture as the necessary avenue to reach its diti'uths. these charges gain a common currency. as well as those of the great kingdoms of the Nile.500 years. It must learn to weigh wordb as they are given us in the Semitic and Hellenic tongues. and repeat themselves in every age. To meet these charges and their pernicious effects. It must find the special object that was before a writer's mind. we may and is notice three classes of difficulties which invite this study. from Moses to John. Appendix VII. James present points .

' and where they name of ' Easter. Scripture narrative. and can be easily com- the obscurity of the text.304 Appendix VII.' " But I which demands nature. as where they hide away the word ' bishops. and either looks over the passage he finds some plain words to satisfy him. If perfection of the translators. and only such alterations efiected as truth and righteousness demand. . ' overseers. and so makes the Scripture to speak falsely. " A difficulty is It is akin to the first. Especially are the two lanof to be studied the sterility of Heguages Scripture carefully whose lies in its and the flexible and brew. the oriental habits and styles of thought bigotry and narrowness must be abandoned for a broad view of the race and a generous sympathy for . require inate everywhere between the true and the false. and the pious mind be edified by a discovery of the perfect harmonies of the Divine Word. It does not appear to contradict itself. whose obscurity lies in its richness. it bears marks of the human imaside for another. § 96. but we must show it to the world. and this English translation is so en- deared to us by tenderest associations that to set it it would not be wise any change be made. and ignorance. The Hebrew and the Greek are far better understood to-day than in 1611. obscurity poverty. to wit. The ordinary reader sees only a chaos. and call it call the Passover the heathenish Besides such willful errors. human development everywhere. and these are to be used in an intenser degree. Scriptures. or he performs the dangerous task of guessing where he has no data. — beautiful Greek. perhaps the very best after the Hollandish. our old version must remain the basis. and loathes the conservatism of conventionality.' in Paul's address to the elders of Miletus. they erred often through ignorance of the language they translated. The religion of Jesus courts the fullness of light. To overcome this difficulty we need all the appliances which are requisite in reading the alleged till discrepancies of the Word. The God of the Scriptures is the God of and the explanation of nature will only magnify the We know that. Only in this way can scoffing infidelity be answered. History and geography must be ransacked and arranged in the mind must be familiarized . the apparent collisions between Scripture and science. prejudice. With all the excellence of our English version. second pared with it. turn from the obscurity of tlTe text to a third difficulty search. The En- glish translation is one of the best ever made. Our holy religion does not be us to blind but to use our eyesight and discrimmoles. but its very meaning is a puzzle.

where grow the flowers and the Let us be zealous in the study of the letter. If they at- tack God's Word. and proclaim their common " ' authorship. that these truths from the natural world may help explain The verse. we must . just as our historical or linguistic facts have been used before. to judge whether they are warranted by his premises (and this does not require a scientific knowledge. Let us. Appendix VII. The lowest doubts of thoughtful will be respected and overcome.§ 96. and to weigh his stated conclusions. common sense will do it). fruits of Paradise. It will not do to ignore these questions. and the cause of truth promoted. we may spired Word that reach the mind of the Spirit. will be dissipated. In this way the supposed antagonism between ge- ology and Genesis in the questions of cosmogony. The only honest and manly way is to put science and Scripture together. the sacred texts. no longer please the Let us bring devil and cramp our piety by neglecting the Bible." . and look at them as you do through telescopic glasses. yield to the bold assertions of science versus Scripwhile to shut them out from examination and ture is weakness To dogmatically denounce them. Search the Scriptures ' the law of His Church and the talisman of His bounty. the origin of the race. and the deluge. and it is for the Christian to rejoice in all the discoveries which throw litrht on God's vs^onderful works in the material uniIt is for him to follow the physical philosopher. till the two views blend in a harmonious is unity. 305 scientific investigations of this age arc manifold and energetic. and then bring the truth from God's Word. is not only weakness but meanness. then. and the light of the Word men shine the more brightly. the strength of our being to the careful and prayerful exploration of the fertility of revelation. Let us use the Inas the medial glass through which we may the more clearly see and know our Lord Jesus Christ. use them as means of searching God's Word.

As is seen. we must believe word of the Doctrine contains in it a loftier sense and a higher meaning. and stars. and third days in which the evening is named. Therefore. Franck. see not merely the cloak. moon.) the law " wonder of Tabernacle. was in (i. then we should only have to follow the lawgivers of the earth." (The Sohar. and 119. Among the the these actual displays. upon the narrative of the Doctrine The instructed.3o6 Conclusion to Appendices. 7. description was conveyed by the hieroglyphic reading of the narratives of the Holy Around Writ. and (4. were without sun. (3. So the Church: "If we hold to the letters. and the mortiing. (2. § 97.at the garment that more they know is. in Eden.''' the great pyramid.) the Garden of Eden. then I should blush to confess aloud that laws : then the laws of (Origin. and the first day without a heaven ? What man is found such an idiot as to suppose that God planted trees in Paradise." it is God who has given these men appear more excellent and Homil. second. reasonable. are its The narratives of the Doctrine simple look onl}'. among whom we find far loftier words to that every compose a doctrine. CONCLUSION TO APPENDICES.) Hebrews it Ark of Noah. The — but what the cloak covers.) the Temple of Solomon. the great display of the creative in that of measure among the Egyptians was the world. however.152. 97. delivered usual words.) "What man of sense will agree with the statement that the first. not. . 111. livers so. cloak. in Levit. Authorities for an Esoteric § Reading of the Bible. Wo be to the man who says that the Doctrine deFor if this were common stories and daily words then we also in our time could compose a doctrine in ! " If it daily words which would deserve far more praise. .) must understand what stands written in the law after the manner of the Jews and common people.

Bible a great while. intelligently present as the immediate cause of each sequence in all the universe. Strom." (Same. which since this tradition is the 12. it these hidden meanings and in the measure which the Lord God used struction of the universe. its prophetical bearings. etc. the token of recognition being "by cutting ofi' Christ. 167 Franck.§ 98. once enacted. therefore. from "Genesis. and power. a postulate so commonly assumed for it is observare . method of measure. .) The following reflections and notes seem appropriate as pointing an application of these statements in various phases of a being premised that the germ or key of lay in the possession of the same system all . its handings down. to hide in a mystery the wisdom spoken. (Not working by positive fixed laws of construction. lies concealed. Originiana. and are not cut out from the order of naitcre. The author believes that no man can study the § 98. wisdom. the work can forever go on. and without coming their large to in to the conviction that this Divine just as Power is a conscious entity.? I believe that every man must hold these things for images under which a hidden sense Huet. it is requisite. i75-) "The mys121. without coming the conviction that a Divine power and providence doth some way or sort hedge it about. 13. . in the con- The Esoteric Teaching Confined to the Few. without any immediate supervision of the Master. its surroundings. 307 husbandman. not considered in detail. .'''' are held in common with us. we that He is.) Son of God by taught. however minute." (Origin Sod. " For we that are held shall find that very many of the dogmas such sects (of barbarian and Hellenic phi- losophy) as have not become utterly senseless. carefully and dispassionately noting its place in the world. quoted teries OF the faith not to be divulged to all. which. Strom. like a . but in and comprehensive scope. But not published alone for him who perceives the magnificence of the word. continually and everywhere. Conclusion to Appendices." (Clemens Alexandrinus. by His superiority." p.

some strange features connected Those who compiled They knew. there are. ever-active God. man. and accomplished. which elements come under the general term of God or Nature. knowledged nothing is and inferiority for he that can make yet superior to the blind working of the elements to which he is indebted for himself. They needed no faith that He was. and second. arrogates very position. past man's power of recognition. that while every type to be under a general type law. then. yet every individual production under a type is clearly enough seen work seems to be a variation upon every other individual. through the key measure. and realized. But apart from this. thereby ne- cessitating the actual intervention of creative power for every individual created under such a law.3o8 able. or otherwise. that reserved to them alone this knowledge. this function only question is as to can shed its covering for another. one of which may continue. as a mighty mechanic and architect. he may have two kinds of material body. as this Book were men we are. the law of the living. that He worked. simply such a class of entities. . What a picture of self-sufficiency ! The proves series after series of just conscious entity. nevertheless. and an empty teaching oi faith. § 98. first. Conclusion to Appendices. or whether. and no substance as proof. of where investigation can reach. What was it. as concreted from an infinite number of blind happenings or accidents. graded upward. planned. saw. much to the especially when he littleness superiority of his accidental takes into view his own ac. properly coming through the with its promulgation and condition. just that phenomenon of nature that implies an ego function of nature herself. handled. say.) He who considers that man alone is the only phenomenon in all the wide universe of a conscious intelligence. inseparably with his body. The whether. while. as apostles of Jesus the Christ. in man. the other perishing. as connected. in fact. as inseparably connected with grosser material than that function. they doled out a blinding ritual service. Man's is ego. as men of God. and as to the Bible this being said. even.

and which possession has been dropped by all sects. wiih the promulgation of the truths of God ? Arc the Keys of this Esotcrisin Lost? Men like ourselves. come under this category. which have dropped the consideration of the basic knowledge or dahvar . and cloaking of the true meanings are the burdens of the Testaments. but in the preparation of the order of service. Old and New. even while enforcing a most perfect code of moral is obligations as part of a Divine : How it possible to justify so great frauds. etc. in the nature of things. This was done agreeably to the passage of the sun in his circuits through the signs . by the emblems two modern bodies have at one time — emblems of the universal knowledge. as it is to be seen on the origmal rolls (see facsimile of the Black Letter Prayer-Book. that been in possession of the keys viz. (i) that order called the Roman Catholic Church.. and dark saying. and the Brahmin system also.§ 99- Conclusion to Appendices. the multitudes. the great functions of the church was to regulate the order and times of its holidays.. or what by possibility ought myster}'. when to that economy the attribute of simple and perfect truthfulness must. was deemed. creeds. when was There is witness. The of possession of the tem can even be seen elimination of the vestiges of the workings by the key sysin the English Church for one of . economy. made rolls or scrolls in in 1663. held this knowledge. If at all. and parable. which was confounded by tiie confusion of lip. both in the times of the Old and of the this New knowledge lost? remaining in use. who were capable of teaching § 99. which is catholic to the extent Testament. and (2) that body of men called Free Masons.to have. It is probable that the Greek Church. Take it that the narratives of the Bible were purposed inventions to deceive the ignorant masses. for . be ascribed ? What has. 309 men exercise of just those senses \vhich the Deity has given all as the essential means of obtaining any right under- standing? Mystery. as taken from the original it the British archives).

What was the reason. then.) It was knowledge.3IO Conclusion to Appendices. as it would seem. Christianity is almost undoubtedly indebted to the ancient Jewish and Egyptian calendar rules. of intellects and wholly athirst for possessed extraordinary in the period of the revival of learning. are precisely the same to be found in the first chapters of Gento esis. that on the production of his acknowledgedly approximate value of tt. in matters of research. none so persistently encouraging of interminable effort in the pursuit of the obscurer realms of science as these bodies. down to a very late day. in a few years afterward. best to wipe out those calendars teaching the progress of the sun through his signs. on which she built up the special exceptional details of her own forms. every man daring to venture into that forbidden field of research . (See Parker's Quadrature. the most interesting relations was that of circular to plane shape. upon Playfair's following in the footsteps of Legendre. Ordinarily. was investigating every cranny and department All recognized the fact that in nature one of of nature. lays. a copy of the same resolutions? Since that time. relating to the founding the year values on lunar ta- bles. the emy of Sciences passed that famous resolution that it by Legendre Acadwould of the circle? never entertain any thesis on the subject of the quadrature What was the reason that.) Resolutions of the Academy of Sciences and of Society. the Royal One of the most remarkable proofs of the existence (i. mark the proper observance of religious festivals. and the flux of one into the other. which tables are prefixed to the Book of Common Prayer. (There is but little doubt that the rules for the calculation of tables of time. the Royal Society of London passed. promising great rewards. in the resolutions passed by those two learned bodies of men.) of this knowledge (of the foundation of these mysteries on the Parker and Metius relations of circumference to diameter of a circle). some reason. the Academy of Sciences at Paris and the Royal Society of London. § 99. perhaps. when the world.

Now. so that an order to still . is a celestial globe. with its subdivisions. mid involves all the measures. It is of that "/c/o/. on one side. is to be found a (2. that effect of procurement of just such a piece of chicanery as that practiced by these societies. by ing false pity and just in the measure that his works have proved valuable. 113. In " The Gnostics. the celestial circle. it is barely possible that the keys of these old mysteries are known and held by very few that these few are recognized by the very highest of the order. by multitudes of those who might remain in perfect ignorance as to the source of the order or as to its real object.. or fiveHere are displayed the pointed star. and the object as it is drawn. just in that measure has the effort been strong to remove them from the study of the people. laughed at. or the Hebrew man. It is of an old man. once promulgated. but the lined display of a pyramid. or diameter value to a circumference of 355. really disylaps the possession of . man. . Retain the rays. At his feet. would be obeyed and carried into effect willingly. It is a pentagon. by a mysterious common consent.§ 99- Conclusion to Appendices. as well as a rayed star. or seal oi Solomon.) or Rosicrucian Templar emblem. moreover. istence There are. with the purposes thereof enumerated in the text though modern in its so the whole of this picture symbol. use. 311 has been. i. and on the other side the -pentapla." Plate VI.''' a worship of which was charged against the Templars. and then join the corners by lines. mockand derided. two evidences of the modern exof this knowledge in symbolism." or ''old man. The fcntapla. with his arms crossed in front. is The pyraof setting forth a pyramid is at once apparent. hooted down. and even zealously. the manifestations of a . and the fyrajuid.

set ical application in architecture.312 tlie Conclusion to Appendices. one within the In the triangle is written other. and P. the Gnostic value of Christ. a strong bar of light descends On the one side of obliquely to the foot of the oblong. show exhibits the origin of vieasures^ in the form of the straight line one^ of a denomination of 20612. even with the imperfect ability of the always. is be found a frontispiece. a source of exquisite delight and unal- representation is in a rectangular At the center of the top line there oblong is located the triple circle. his efforts in this work could have been relieved of suggestion. and the One of the word is the holy 10. The reading of this frontisParker has. piece by its avithor. Harris. is most remarkable. whence this spiritual efTulgence. with an inclosed triangle. . as the ^ is male and which 20612 is the Logos. indeed. the only numerical value of the perfect circle. M. their astronomand their Biblical containin a fashion of such wisdom that if the author had ment. if he did not compile it from simply — then. and is said to have been designed by Br. is symbols. above the brightness of the sun. the straight line being male and the circle female. The author ven- tures to state positively that if this was really designed by this gentleman that is. Com. Z. P. triangle and circles indicate the pyramid the use of the measures. J. It is said to contain the symbolization of the to genius of free masonry. which.) a most masterly In '•' Land-Marks of Free Masonry. The problems. (3. for magnificence of conception and for comprehensiveness of grasp. This emblem is in an effulgence of light. of tzvo squares. From this upper essence of effulgence. possessed it in its details.^'' by Oliver. with the three sets of containing circular elements necessary to the display of its various or Word. quainted — them forth. or Dahvar^ the TySTS is female . he must have been actraditionary sources with the elements of the quadrature as John A. in § 99. the Great will loyed amazement. The Name m^T^ that it Reference to this symbol. keys of the ancient knowledge manner. since that time. or three circles. § 82. and circumference to 318.

of its out raised is one of the cubes of the pavement place to the level of the floor. as the law of the Deity. striving work on the dark side. and the square of the bars is nomination of 20612. inclosing a circle. and confusion. female and male elements of construction . and dragons. side. as if having a dim idea of what is wanted. sin side. Just opposite the discontented cherub is seated another. He stands holding his chisel and hammer in a helpless sort of way. orthe number 10. This forefinger thus pointing is the symbol of the Hebrew jod. denoting the circle in the square. containing It is "Oa^ female or darkness. left arm is thrown over as embracing two parallel upright mn% bars. The other side of the bar of light is bathed in the essence of wisdom and peace. alternating in black and white chequers. The reading is instruction on the part of the enlightened cherub to his brother. telling him that from the geometrical elements. the rest of his hand being closed. 313 this all is darkness. whose origin is in the malefemale word as entsignificant of the same number His anating from the deity name in the triangle above. in cubes. but without success. At the foot of the oblong is a pavement of squared blocks. indicating the measure of the surface of the earth. located aloft. the measures of which have been revealed to man from which parallel bars are supported on a cube. at his brother in the obscurity. He is looking with a pleased expression His right arm is raised. stone. this pavement is not made. % or Jehovah. and the upright bars are but the above. but as lacking in the requisite knowledge for elaboration. The This is the cubical 6561. indicatincr the and on the dark confusion.§ 99- Conclusion to Appendices. but is in foot. the measures of work have been revealed to man. On this side the foot has a completed pavement of the black and white chequers. with the least one of a deextension of the sides of the cube. of a general oval. but on the light side. and chaos. stands a little out one of these pavement cubes from a rouijh block or ashler. and are . to At the cherub. and all deeps. and he is pointing with \\\'& forefinger. and the value of the circle is 5153. aloft up the bar of light to its source.

as shown above. or geomet- rical formulations. the square. as further being measurable by man through this knowledge. with the seven planets. by gesture. may never have passed away but. A conclusion of Sir William daicus indirectly favors this view and of Chaldea. as not to be thrown open to the people. and the cube that with these measures the cubical blocks . How The adoration of the Deity was simply a conreminder of man's dependence upon. and it is the fcntapla. In the center of the piece there flies. while the sun denotes the issuance of lunar measures in terms of solar. denoting. her forehead. or hovers. repreGarden of Eden woman. or to the known method numerical combinations. may and men. was the expression under this or that form. stant voice." he says. The Province of Ritualism. then. women. children. plainly can now be seen the origin or Ritualism was not an source and reason of ritualism. The oblong then contains the sun and the moon and the stars. to the . sent the The moon. but to be retained as the property of a class. empty thing. dress. " had made a progress in the science of astronom}''. even to-day. dominating the souls of contrary. All this condition of things goes to show that the mystery held. by way of setting forth exist actual connections between man and the Deity. and knowledge of Him. In this is the lesson. signs. by keeping them in perpetual and in ignorance. which will be found more astonishing Drummond in CEdipus Ju" The priests of Egypt : . Her badge is on a female. accompanied by visible symbols of some one or more of the exact mathematical formulations. connection with. as the genius of the whole. without any relief. religions feeding them on the worn-out husks of faith. under his control. the pyramid as the containment of all measures. or five rayed star. as exhibited in the circle. and a caste. The worship. pertaining of measuring the works of the Deity. action. § 100. measuring the earth are to be formed. § 100. in the more ancient days.314 Conclusion to Appendices.

as shown. possible deception as to the use of a symbol. of cross and They are. to No danger then. or Jehovah. and their knowledge of the most important parts of astronomy must appear evident to But the people in left been have gross ignorance on purposely appear Their vague and their rural years were this subject. Their cycles were calculated it is with extraordinary precision. lined or divided oflf into four divisions. place rosary means of exhibition of geometrical and numerical qualities for setting forth the substance of Elohim. one side of this cube on the other. the same the letter C^. and the religious ining all who candidly consider the question. One of them consists of a flat square to be placed on the forehead in fact. The festivals were fixed accordneither of them correct. 315 the more examined. with three prongs letter. or at those who could read the symbol.§ loo. of paying a worship to the thing. on this is a cube. the made for to calendars people. One of the most prized retentions among the Jews {a. Thus ritualism was an intelligible rite. in His law of working. priests^'' The truths of science were the arcana of the because they were the sources of religious cultiis. A carpenter might as easily be taught to fall down before his draw- knife or plane as a religious before the instruments by which he copied the sums of his Father in heaven. They stood in the of the Christians. Intrinsically.) of religious symbols are the T^phillin. one to be understood in all its parts and ramifications one in which there . but the . laity. and of the Parker . to stitutions were only calculated to confirm the errors of the ignorant. sults as the other. It is the Adam or Garden is of Eden square. the 3 and 4 of the golden candlestick. was no that time. with four prongs. On . of the cross. Conclusion to Appendices. Shaddai. one would be as silly and fruitless of good reIt has been the gradual and finally almost perfect extinguishment of the knowledge of the origin of ritualism on the part of the ^r/e5/5 themselves that has entailed a superstitious use on the part of the Ritualistic Symbols.

to larger This band around the head is the circle pertaining the square and cube. as shown. presenting on its face a = = 9= ^ square face of a cube divided into four parts. represented the mouth of the serpent. numerically. or yl^wwa?^ that is. This left and bared arm. this contrivance is. it contains the elements of a pure geometrical and numerical system. or a circumference to a diameter of one. as noting the 8 small cubes. because of dagcsh.) use. The numbers base side of the pyramid (the d 7 and 9 intertwined or counterparted 36 — St. 381. was numerically the number 9. be fastened on the it is so interlaced in the fingers of the hand as to form the letter £^. the cube being over the heart then the band fastening it is wound adjusted times around the lower or fore-arm. or the womb of time. without letters. simply 314. or. either by adding the letter values. or 7 and '-' — 9 (for character values). as 4^ 1777. The wrapping 7 times around the left arm was most likely the serpent of the Garden. same time . with its application as a. viother of measures . or else by adding the letters (the d.. which. which. the cubit indicates the Parker value 20612. are 6t^. source of the Ddbvar or Word. by giving the character values as the let- ters run. § loo. as to the cross and rosary. where 7 is to . the intertwined numbers of the tree of the Garden as i'^. as the letter D (the snake). being doubled) 318.3i6 Conclusion to Appendices.^'' and. with a simple cube.77-fas to its in cubits. the circle being the counterpart 311. square is fastened upon the head by a band permanently tied behind by a square knot. or the half doubled by dagcsh). or a diameter to a circumference of one . or door of Indranee. The other is a similar square. which are of Garden of at the Eden {p. This circumference. pyramid base. with the quality of man contained as 113. or the upper part of the fore-arm.system of measures to cosmical or God uses. i6 -^ 3the problem. or Shaddai. to the hand. The noose around the arm. necessarily going to make up a next one. The As simple as fore-arm was esteemed to be th^ cubit value. The word Shaddai is. Again.

and most embracing of all S3''mbols. and we have 1355into the form of a circle. continued. the rosary and cross. which is the letter H. is theZ^^^^z^^r or Word 6561. and next comes a bunch of three beads. or the Parker circle inscribed in the square of 206x2. for the string of beads only looped together at this point . 311.§ lOO. are 355. and thus is the correct representative 4= symbol of the entire Old Testament ritual and knowledge. simplest. as to which 5153 X number. When one thinks of the horrors of a Moloeh. This simply shows that to attack the ritual of the Roman Church to the extent of this possession is itself. these there are 5. nun. as by themselves. or 5 raised to the letter J. when they are made to possess the How power of bloodshed and torture. or Melius edges. Prefix the one bead. them. simply in this form. through ignorance of such emblems. the man on it representing the 113 There of beads. then a large bead and then the string is is . which is the letter H. In short. or the productive womb-letter of the Hebrews. Between each bunch there is a larger bead of or Eva. and add or 5135. 317 The the plainest. or counterparted 311 Read the other way. The 3. of the correlated blood deluges under or Dagon worship . and there the man-woman number. then 55. through orders of propaganda of any species of religious cultus. or the woman. cross is the symbol of the unfolding of the cube. Conclusion to Appendices. making 50. and terminated by the cross with the man on it. or Baal. ox fish. — results 5153. . . and we have 5 5 I Bend this 3 Place the Hebrew letters. or niH. which represented the perfect circle 20612 taken off on to its 12 355. simply to attack the Bible desperately blinding becomes a superstitious use. bunches of a is form. or read in their order of bunching together. These 55 beads close the But the circle is circle as the distinctively feminine part. represents the deepest underlying reading of the Garden of Eden. The rosary string : are five bunches of ten beads each. results and there 113.

when one thinks of 'all this. air we breathe. being nothing more than a display of pure and natural mathematics. § loo. let no man consider that with this discovery comes a cutting off of the spirituality of the Bible intention. agreeably to the intention of the arto chitect. as the initiative of the secular church of Jewish faith and constancy. the cross baptized in gore by Constantine. and to lose confidence in what are called intuitions of religion one 7ise. The exhibition of facts. and in the Bible rationally and scientifically used. have been proved. palace or hovel. But. is : one apt to wish for a return of the day when all the world was of one lif and of one knowledge. and their use. and of Deity creative common apt to feel like cursing ignorance. although and albeit of a Divine foundation. and the explanation of their coris relative uses. and Dagon. to man the value of this . and Baal. nor are they of his invention.3i8 Conclusion to Appendices. which is the creative system. and the fpkillin^ all running back origin. and just in the measure of his application brain abilit}'^ . suffering. and then that the cause of all has been simply ignorance all amidst — of the real radical reading of the 3foIoch. . o^ ihe. and to a the cross. and that these are shown to be used as the foundation of the Bible structure from the first chapter of Genesis to the closing scenes of the New Testament. But while these elements are rational and scientific. spiritually. are not of man. free to all as is the water we drink and the knowledge. Does one wish to build a house ? No house was ever actually built with tangi- ble material untilJirst the architectural design of building had been accomplished. The author believes be shown that the elements of construction of the pyramid. no matter whether the structure was So with these elements and numbers. and. in this it work. They have been revealed to him to the extent of his ability to realize a system. eternal God open at all times to man for his advance into its They . is finished. the dearest treasure left by way of symbol being the Cphillin. after all. or of man's relation to this spiritual Ibundation.

of his mental whole. On possession of the the other hand. and will continue to live heed his which take little for exis. truth. it has been. may but a the finer mask. There is no gainsaying it. which has been shown to be the British inch. by means of the little primal cube and its circle. the value of this would have been lost had it not been for a like preservation of a real plication of the Bible secret.. this also would have been useless to man had there not been a preservation of the actual primal measure. Conclusion to Appendices. even matter that he can actually. to the extent of recognizing this system of design for cosmic creation yea. constructed. however. which to us are tangible realities. the preservation of which. elemental working by geometby the harder. for it is so. in over all — before the words went forth. Let there he! It is the realization of the existence and mental workings of the Divine mind. that goes to prove to man and thus he that his soul lives. is. But. let hira state his reThe best and most authentic vehicle of communica- tion the from God to man. perhaps. more exact. That church uses a ritualistic symbolization. can only be ascribed to a spiritual supervision. monument of the This monument practical apstands to-day on the banks of the Nile. dulling powers quisitely . and to the is. The author has set out to find the To the extent of his abihty. The use of the Biblical method of display of the None Divine cosmogony is to be found pure and truthful in some of the grandest ritual features of the Roman Catholic Church. 319 contemplation. though many exist. in more radical methods of disphw. sults. . bridge material construction of the cosmos. and pass into the very thought and mind of God. is to be found in Hebrew Bible. in its exact- But itudes. Free Masonry holds rical disTpVay — e. in which the idea of life and the progression of life predominates while. however. i. Through the lapse of ages this has been preserved to exactly fit to the solution of the whole.§ loo. but a spiritual power could so have preserved all these means of restoration of the ancient (and eternal) wisdom. by turn. body. and purer .

in As between the no difference at all. and let wisdom.320 Conclusion to Appendices. peace but. Lord God of a common humanity loosen the shackles from the bodies and enlarge the souls of men. Let freedom be the seed. same system of problems. above and before all. outlines of the two systems. thcindtimatc^ there is ! § loo. love. — — . charity be the harvest. And so MOTE IT BE.

page 138. 29396-}- ==:4i23. for . This — base diagonal value the circle in is exceedingly close on to the radius value of is which these relations are shown. (full Of these. a most magnificent result. of three circles are elements as the given springing one out 155.4 -j-4125. // /s seen that these elements are derived frotti the mass ineasiires of the pyramid^ "ivhich are derived directly from the Parker forms.846740-!. the standard height of the pyramid) : as 309. as to (3.29396 tenths of inches. 32I ADDENDA. and the square root of this quotient 7nean proportional required^ or 4123.4 X 4125.84698-f.) its height is to its — 2 base side base side being 4S6.) There is a value produced so beautifully.29396-fis 1 70061 1 1 82074-}-. Take the diagram. and this multi- by 12 4123. is The mode of procuring this — base diagonal plied - ^486^ X 2= 343-6538954-.) (i. the So No. beyond question. 243 feet. The length of the king's chamber is sta^tdard \\2Z.8467-1-.3970502-Ifeet.inches. it is also the form for exhibition of the two lengths of the king's chamber. it is seen that the — base diagonal of pyramid elements mean proportional between the king's derived from the mass of the pyramid.a^^ and enlarged 4125. (A. as showing the architectural design. = = to find a Take these as the extremes mean proportional. and we have 4122. as shown. and while it gives the general base of values for the interior works of the pyramid.846740-}. on page so curiously. is the the standard and enlarged lengths of chamber . for that radius 2 the — 2 of the sum of the extremes. one may say.ADDENDA. of the other. and its — base diagonal is 343 653895 -[- or 4123. and yet In § 82. that it is well worthy of mention.inches. 3. and the —of 4122.

. because it was in fact no word to pronounce. which Word to is expressive of the year circle.3S467 . Another. the is Word . and CD becomes these extremes of 412. are evidently astronomical and while the symbolization of the origin . pyramid measure elements with phallic forms and under the guise of the man-wo/nan. and productive of enough remark all things. This. 360. this great name for one meaning is also that of the pe7'J~ect one.) tion of the uses. 1 AD becomes 4 the 2. as inches. The Adam. imder the developing form of Arets.. In these connections. as 144 •^. but symbolic or sympathetic harmony. as the primal one. relation is ihe fufzdamenfal one. while as 144 it may be used as a line on which a of scale divisions or subdivisions . around these circular elements. or 12. May it not be that the Sphinx was connected with tion expressed mid? The author has seen the pyramid as part of its reading. or 144. as a reproach of obscenity against the ancient Egyptians. is thus clearly unfolded and it becomes plain why. 365 wli^refore this symbol may be taken . giving an area value. (C) and it can be used into the Bible relations the carrying pyramid and is for diflferent susceptible of any kind proportions. can be (2. Is not this combina- by the Sphinx located at the base of the pyrait somewhere stated. containing. It is seen that there is in the Hebrew Bible a combina(i?. pictured as a circle. {for numbers) concentrate. But this year circle had three values. Earth. which can be extended by use of the factor 6 to a larger form. as relates to pyramid construction. in 4th Genesis. as they do. for one purpose. it is well that the letter form XX\7V was held as unpro- nounceable.) or 144. it is found that so many of the prominent Biblical names .? (Suggested by a friend. square is to be raised. gives a value . mean proportional between all to a radius of the circle 412. great forth in the triple circle inclosing the pyramid name.3S469S-J-. The uses of the pyramid measures. is set and \}i\Q. as the year circle. or cube.) shown. its meanings being held in symbols. with a diameter drawn through it. 3.? And may it not be barely possible that there is some passage-way connecting the Sphinx with the interior of the pyramid. The wonderful value of circular elements No. also as expressive of these three year-circles. for instance. by scale. of measures. it is 12 2.529396-1-5 D B becomes 412. as 355.322 ADDENDA.24. that the head of the Sphinx is disfigured by its locks of hair being composed of phallic signs. as connecting the mass of the pyramid with the interior construction.

or 2S8 X 1152 (or the letters INRI. is in any wise . or shimmering Over this sea.. The equivalent of this circle laying. and is marked by the recui'rence of the ark — = floating zipon the waters. for a moment even. The lower mountain or Hebrews.. consecutively. and water.. which is Mt. or as a floating ark. The three motattains in one to the top of which Moses was sent up.. the manflre. or. again... or onto Mt.. these can be read as I I 5 2 or 152). Let no man suffer himself. or Son of Alan.. i in each small square (rtiaterially reading as earth. It was on the summit of this that Moses went up onto the reviewing He may be taken as Enosh^ or 365 . then this enlarged squares of 144 to the edge. the circumference of the larger square. cle of 360 degrees.point. showing the seven primary colors.ADDENDA. may be had as a square. face of the waters. to think (7^.. cross and triple-circle Jehovah symbols are essentially the same. 323 of r3 in jfect^ whereby the word Arets^ earthy or 12.. But as 1442. I =364.. read in a circle. was in the plains of taken as a sheet ox plain of water..) circumference of 2400 observable that the man- display (Zi. air. and these letters are to jfour of 144 X = 4= placed. as the base of Mt. the containment of the universe) . Pisgah. and a vestige of this ancient system of esotcrism.12 z\ feet. and let this be drawn as the rainbow. as embracing it. and this represents the side 1 But in inches = of base of the pyramid. for its measure is diameter to a In this connection it is (or 2\) feet. or and can be taken as the subdivided cir- of the three was division Ibarif?z. or where the 144^ (the interior square) is subdivided into four parts. gives a larger square 2 2SS to the side. as numbers 1521. Ibarim. as including the wisdom behind the sun. each. may be taken as tlie Adam form reduced io feet. or 355 -f-5 yi)'" power of measuring... of the heavens. Nebo. and Aloab may be The narrative description magnificent picture. It is altogetlier probable that the key powe" oUicraldric (/?.Jire. or a square of 144 to the edge as a center square. may be changed to a Moab.) that the correlative likeness of the Son of God.. fes-wa^ to the sun in the heavens. or heaven dividers.) is but a part of. 288 -r. as the Holy Spirit of Wisdom under the form of a Dove (used in the flood picture as This is a second termination of measures. on \\\e. let the brilliaiit arch of the sun be bent as a bozv....

will also result (between certain extreme more subtle mechanical causes be utilized limits) cosmically by Force in to other cosmical effects. The fire of the sun is a part of the source oi spiritual life A phenomenon of life given to what presents itself to us as mathe antagonism. or of life. between cold and Jire {ox dark7tess and light). and this includes what we call electricity^ and further back a power of spiritualmesmericni^ mag7zetisin^ ism. where Circular balanced between the its effects of cold and heat. Section IX. not only will revolution on its axis continue as a mechanical result. a disparagement to the Holy Scriptures. in what we call the tnoiion^ which becomes manifested in the apof pearance Jirc . but the around the sun.) (See eai"th in its orbit .. manifest themselves. But it is earth as situated at a certain fixed it is mean limit from the sun. by reason of the alternating effects of cold and heat on this mass. motion on imparted to the mass. Take the as well as of the terial. thi^ough which the phenomena of the tnodification of motion.324 ADDENDA. axis once pathway of the as a concomitant effect and this will . subtle force of life is traceable through grosser material forms.. Nature.

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. Hebrews. The area of a square of 8i to the side being 6561. as can be shown. and probably for their linear were indebted measures to one particular measure which. This measure had lation of its inception in the numerical integral re- Diameter to circuttiference of a circle. Egyptians. the area of is the circle inscribed in that square 5153 . viz. SECTION MEASURES. to cir- In practical application of these numbers on a measuring stick or rod. Romans. cumference which the geometrical relation of diameter an obedience. come down through the ages unim- TTie British inch. The the Hindoos. its circumference will be 5153 X 4= 20612. I. has paired. All these as to is measures were derived from this formula 6561 : 20612. and by a simple geo- metrical truism the diameter of a circle being taken as 6561. they were attached to that actual measure which to-day styled is the British inch. proved by the standard yard measure (3) .SUPPLEMENT TO SOURCE OF MEASURES.

7176294. the savans of the French of Oxford. and there results. and passage-ways. 55-f1 1664. is The reason why cause it as it is. gives value in British as 1. as to their widths of the catacombs of Osimandya. divine. however. 717666+ feet : and this shows the origin of the ancient cubit value as derived this (in If. by Piazzi Smythe.) the value of the British inch that value which.37079-1. from a great number of measures taken of heights. I. in terms of the French 77ieier. we take the form 20612^ 6561 ) 16 9 36643. and doubtless was. feet. divided by 12. and those expedition in the rooms made by Egypt. would make just material cosmic magnitudes correlate with the times and distances of the planets of the solar system. . and presented by the British government to the magistrates of Edinburgh. Take the above mentioned circumference value as 20612 Divide it inches. by 12000.523524 inches. . tfieter. in the year 1824. was esteemed to be.7 1 and Works) found foot to be this re- 7 feet. is be- on application. constructed by Captain Kater. The French found it to be. which. in terms of the British 1. (Life and Works at the Great Pyramid. X 39its 37079-}- = 20. in terms of British feet. from the British standard.British inches. Sir and Isaac Newton (Smythe's Life stored value. form of 20612) from British inches.SUPPLEMENT. from many measures taken of the works of the great pyramid of Egypt by Professor Greaves. England. under a law of construction was which.523524 The meter \)€vcig 39. by the ancients. then . TO SOUPCE OF MEASURES. The those best restorations of the ancient Egyptian cubit value were made by Sir Isaac Newton.feet. lengths.

664. — 612 British inches. II. ." page in British by Rev. showing a common origin.. or 20. — 3. = I British foot. inches.. = X 16. 9000 • = • I Roman foot. — 664. I cubit. foot. _..MEASURES. The British foot of 12 inches fication of a circumference value in terms of was evidently taken as the rectithe above formula. inches .. there results: II. circumference 20612. . 12 inches circumference to 1 r 8197164-- — inches diameter. John Taylor) value proves to be inches. in terms of British measures. ... . feet. _. British inches. of 12 to a diameter oi 3.. . 664 — By the very best restorations of the Roynan foot (see as to the value of the Roman 25. "Great its Pyramid.. mches'. 6561 — ==^ 11.819716-I- We have then — Diameter 6561 20612 1000 . and divide this raised diameter value by looo.

ARCHITECTURAL DETAILS OF MEASURES OF THE INTERIOR OF THE IN TERMS OF THE MEASURES ESTAB- The forms (of circumference to diameter of a circle). .) . it is seen that a xAue of 20. ^ (2.--^ as inches. LISHED IN SECTION I. viz : 20612 : 6561. cubits. by the au- This is simply a development from the grounds and meas- ures there laid down. II. in measures of inches. which are to some extent supplementary of lines). were the basic measures used to construct this pyramid 20612 as in all its parts. where (i. weeks. miles. . of periods moon and of the earth. and there results: 612 ^ 561 . '°°^ . to 6561 47ooi-('- 64800 IS to 20626. as springing from them. 20. yards. The tion height of pyramid to twice its base-side has the 20626. (i. 20. with the distance to the sun.). of days. — 612 inches the cubit value. as dia/fieter it. and in (2. IS to 20. 62647001 + a circumference. propor- of diameter to circumference of a circle. IS to 6. is (especially as to interpretation of use to made Source of Measures. 62647 lilL I inches. approximates very closely to Upon these two forms depended the entire construction of the pyramid.SUPPLEMENT TO SOURCE OF MEASURES. is Take the forms. . feet. of the moon and of the earth of the size of the months.). To more fully appreciate the following details.^^— 800 . reference thor. Divide by 1000. — — is . utilized in value as British inches. SECTION GREAT PYRAMID OF EGYPT.) as 64.

on mean measures. Within the The in- lengths of the passage-ways afford also a margin (very small deed) over and above a mean of length. denote a diameter to a circumference of 648. but in would appear hundredths.% by 27 is = 763. This the 47 -f- X — =36669. are not right angles. shown by Smythe. — feet. feet divided (variation feet. interior The works were referable to the slope line of the ex- terior. therefore. as to The entrance passage the center of its floor. as of the queen's chamber. also. the diagram. or for the base side in feet 763. for reasons given in section • —— o 7. or center line. the length of side of base. exhibiting is in section the half of the structure. see Appendix. Source token of the geometrical origin of the shape of the entire mass. running to extremes on a mean. it would seem. small.MEASURES OF INTERIOR OF GREAT PYRAMID. The passage-ways. is 2. and to the vertical axial line. As to the pyramid being truncated. though as a fact the margin of differ- ence would then be larger than inches in is the feet fact. limited This is true notably.^^^ of Measures —a 42190-1r r ^feet. therefore. This might be in a scale of feet for inches. a very great number of Exinches comparative and correlating measures cubits. This feature of pyramid .943333980-}same as 20626. as to their dimensions. ample: 206. on 20612). limits of these extremes. inches.- 943333980-!- The height. were obtainable. affording a very variation of values. annexed hereto. or perhaps thousandths. equals the entire circumference 9 of the iDase pyramid. of the mass vertical . are constructed.-^ inches equal 10 whereas 206. sufficient for lengths and heights. to the base. 24. it The margin likely in may appear in tenths.^-^^^^-^ of the feet. by very nice adjustment. was 486. Piazzi whose angles at the cor- ners. longitudi- nally was set off a distance to the eastward of the center of the base side.

) Line a^ c is vertical height. may be said.847693334. (2. they very nearly passage- represent the relation of vertical height of descending .1975 The line a c to the foot of (Source of Measures. 381. 119). and equals m or 47001+ length 20626. or 14400 inches. which. feet.02 of a "'" Note.) Line aa}- the one-half base side of pyramid. equal to 53.820641 II the i-f. 72 or cubits. difference . 12 III. or i.660003880-I- inches. x 200 equals the length of the king's chamis Also this distance diameter to a circumference foot multi- feet. ^ — inches. this line is or 501.feet. feet The same measure computed by Howard Vyse.971666990 feet. 41. are throughout most remarkable for their exacti- tude. (3. is construction it shown by the measures of Piazzi Smythe. (i. or one 7 i't5-|- —— is feet. Actual foot. ber in of 1200 feet. to These : lines are in following proportions each other is : a^ c a c : : 6561 : 5153. inches X 16 — equals 381. of the point of intersection of the floor line of the descending passage-way with slope line of the structure.— inches.) The pyramid is based on a pavement which Its is intcluded in the mass of the structure. as minutes. SPECIFICATIONS. ^ cubit. This is a circumference to a diameter of 6.^^— thickness is 20. — 6t 2 inches. p. 53. the it equals 10 days in time measure. is Its length 31 cubits.-^^— feet. 382. above the base of the pyramid. or as the area of the square of 81 to that of its in- scribed circle. 4583. or area of .8 SUPPLEMENT TO SOURCE OF MEASURES. measure by Howard Vyse. In the scale of inches for feet. or 20. one square plied by 100 or.inches. — x 31 = 638.

7S95656+ inches. r (where 31. that these given. [b.1 C9426 . a change of values on and top and bottom. to find the breadth we have 6561 : 5153 : 52. 47. 314. ^^251. inches. proportionally.S476+ inches. .).70576+ inches. 41. this a very slight variation on the value a /' or 501. 9 way viz. 14.7111953. and c. " — Height " vertical. the line d. by the biased construction of (a. For ^18700722 ^ vertical height take =53.460849+ of this passage-way The dimensions may show these.8695884+ Breadth. Note.. so : much so as to proportion. as " — " " Height " vertical. 53.25419656+ Breadth. 52.17918+ 41.159426 circumference to a diameter of 100): then we will have as a variation inches. or. 52. 47. see diagram of part of descending passage-way. now the measures of Piazzi Smythe show much greater limit of accom- modation than here required.7895+ : 41.39502+ a perpendicular to incline.MEASURES OF INTERIOR OF GREAT I'YRAMID. may be taken dimensions of that passage. numerically. is So. tl\e square root oi one mile is in inches. By using the proportion given. to its breadth.25419656+ inches.71412+ feet.). " — Height *' vertical. 47.23685+ feet. 251. . this divided by 12= 1. . as a guide for the 6561 5153. that line being 123.7895656+ inches.488772+ 41. and the perpendicular to the incline of the passage 47.1233939+ Suppose the arithmetical mean of {a) and [b.359904+ perpendicular to incline.051620 perpendicular to incline.359904+ (where .666666+ Breadth.051620+ ^^^^ — — / . = 52. The height values of thie descending passage-way as taken (7. or. also.- 460849+ inches for breadth of passage.) is For vertical height take 714.) is its sides.6830+ feet. 41. 46. for dimensions of descending passage-way we have Height " — vertical.) is used. of: . 52. " perpendicular to incline.842233+ showing a very close agree- •ment with the floor line of the ascending passage-way.8309722 diameter to a circumference of 100): then we will have as a variation inches.71412+ =501. The line «" aS is shown to be (8. Breadth. . are height vertical to horizon 52.

) Line a^ c^ is the distance from the floor line of the deline scending passage-way to the vertical axial Its of the pyramid. (as stated). to The key the works above the descending passage-way line b d. or — 400 of one solar day. inches. 141 594269+ feet. feet.lO SUPPLEMENT TO SOURCE OF MEASURES. length of this line ^^is 3. . as 37-94733192 + is the square root of 1440 inches. Diameter to a circumference of 10 is 3. Vyse Note. X . feet. IS 62647001 -j- inches . (6. Com- " Note. or 3890. 16227766+ the square feet. 6561 as said. feet. value it is root of lo : in inches. no interpretation can be given of the it is As a whole. and . and gives a circumor' 10 ference of 1080 or 12960 inches. or 343. correct. .16227766+ feet." pare with (2. is The length of this line 10 times the length of the king's chamber. The inches. (4.) cut by the wall of the subterranean chamber. The line a^ b parallel to the exterior slope line of the structure. Line 20. or rests in the value of the on the perpendicular let fall from the roof line is on to the floor of the horizontal passage-way. The Hne ^ ^' equals 100 feet. times ojie square yard. ally Though this distance may be relied on as architecturline. . or 1200 inches. Same measure by Howard " " about 4126 inches. feet. 200.^r line of the descending passage-way. This. Now this last . The interpretation of this is i line : is very remarkable.) (5.774500291-1- feet.4237769849+ cubits.853238188+ 18. or length is 32. is a diameter line. is Circumference a diameter of 3.1830972249+ is The mean proportional htiweevx these values 3. as seen. equal to 41 25. Form o( circumference to diameter to 20612 foot.) a'' aMs the ^it.94733192 + Note.87664+ Note. 2 94003493 -f- inches. or 37.

is seen to be a diam- a circumference of 14400 inches. is the minutes in 24 For an immediate check upon this value. as per his tables of ac- measure. Difference : . Its vertical height will be 52. because 1440 hours.24 inches. Therefore all of them are con- nected with the square of 12 inches.inches.25419656-}. (7.MEASURES OF INTERIOR OF GREAT PYRAMID. Piazzi Smythe's tual measure of the same.) the height of the descending passageto its inclim^ will way. which accords again with contents of note to (6. But as the half base side of the length of the king's chamber. perpendicular be 47.). II The eter to half base side of the pyramid (2. connection with is shown. connection with that shown. or 36 inches. as per Howard Vyse. At the foot of the descending passage-way in actual construction.). 47. Thus equals that is the relation becomes manifest. because 36 . the mason work lines is set back and down Plates).78956568-}.014 of an inch. both as a linear measure and a measure of time. or 144.) And as the length of the descending passage-way shown to be 10 times the length of the is king's chamber.inches.) From the data in (6. as indicated by the dotted (also see Perring's so that the actual vertical height of the passage to the is subterranean chamber ing passage way. the dimensions of the descending passage-way are now given. (4. Note. to contracted or reduced from the descend- 3 feet.

are included this in a square line. or the exact value of the 1000 day The connection between this line and «* a^. feet. is the base line of construction of all the Its upper works.feet. area is 36^ or 1296 inches. main interpretation that as inches it is a diameter to a in cir- cumference of 5184 inches. 569482 7 -|.1176013968-I. As a check on It is Howard Vyse feet. again and again. a*- a^ and the vertical axial line of the pyramid. (8.5098001 64-f. the upper works embraced between the Hnes . by the coming the lines of the upper works. and 1296 X 4= "5184. noted in (8. is.inches. yards. that it is the square 63360.) all The consideration of the contents of line a^ a*. Its inches is i yard. value is 251. with the floor line of the ascending pasthe vertical axial line of the pyramid. Note. Its This line is 4 times the length of the king's chamber. the of I solar 1000 day. which.7 ^^et. gether of (9. But the accuracy of to- line is checked back.). 247. as inches (by scale). leads first to the measure of the or This line 1 is in length 137.12 SUPPLEMENT TO SOURCE OF MEASURES. 1650. viz.inches. or So that. all 5280 feet.05 of a foot.714123560+ or 3020.) The Une a*' a^ extending from the intersection of the roof line of the sage-way to descending. (8. a^ a^. root of The interpretation of this line is. Note. area denoting i mile British. thus making the yard numerically a base for the correlation of distance and time measures. or the -^ number of inches of one solar 4 square in thirds. gives the line a* b as 247.). is just the value of one mile in British measure. is re- .- 75265939+ this Difference .

MEASURES OF INTERIOR OF GREAT PYRAMID. No attempt was there made at in- . the author arrived at the deter- mination of this line to within so small an amount. of the British long measures are the the cubic foot of 12 inches.. inch I3 The extremes viile. Then 12^ and 5280' represent these extremes. which. . viz. at that Of line. thus found was used a^ a®. Per- forming the operation we have 1728 and 147197952000. that he at once accepted of this value as without doubt. where. reference is made to Source of Measures. or I solar day value thus arising.12^ as seen. but as nearly connected with the roof line simply working with the forms 20612 and 20626.0095 of a foot (see page 136). or. in harmony with the found measures as possible. making a posi- tively dependent use of Piazzi Smythe's measures as regards that roof line and the upper works. In this view. we have a quotient of by Dividing 85184000. cubic mile. but rather addition and subtraction. not time being able to interpret any lines of the ascending passage-way. is i. to connect the line is with which last as seen a diameter to a circumference of 5184. for this showing. having the value 5280^ -r. and the and the say. yet to be discovered line is but an example of a like use to get the value of a shown this in (10. It seems positively to have been the case to the author. Dividmg by 80000000. the use would that the system of the ancients. . and we have a quotient of mainder over of 5184000.). the true one. for verification. our method of have been 85184000 80000000 5184000 Their method of use is less Remainder. as thirds. markable. with a re- just one solar day. That this value a^ a^. does not seem cation multipliby and division was used. one the the other.

^-^ inches. two taken on the east side of the room. 12 . Add Add as inches. north and south.12+103. — +103. — inches. enlargement on 10 cubits (206. or. 204. or.12. taken at two separate times. the of 206. As another verification of this use. 7.) line was a multiple of 217 by d^ a\ or The line the width of the queen's chamber. and or the difference the width.14 SUPPLEMENT TO SOURCE OF MEASURES. eral East side. or. — inches). or. verify itself as correct. or.7. 217.4 inches. But bear . from inability at that time to interpret any meanings of lines which would serve as a guide to work back and forth. or 206.5. Raise this by 1000 times.^^^-^-^—-^ to .0493 of an inch. • is .3. as inches. to which the line leads. which will.-^^-^^— —309. it This is the measure of the line «"</': and is very observable its as being a difference founded on 10 cubits and enlargement. 3970501+ 309. it i8 — ^=. is 206. sum for the other. the ^ of 206.6. north and south. . 205. Piazzi Smythe gives for this measures. . typical and in genin harmony. is The taken measure.3507 inches. —— 206. Subtract one 309. he found that the (11. termediate exactitudes.06 = 309. Multiply this product by 7. checking results by the harmonies of relations.0501 inches. which .) The d\ embraced between to itself. however.—-^-^ is ^ 2647001 inches. line a^ (lo. and two on the west side. measure. 206. differ- measure of this line 1519. . of the king's chamber. 1/3 itself. . .2170501 of an inch. ence. of the queen's chamber. comes next in order. equals 217. between the width. I north and south. the north wall of the grand gallery and the north wall of the queen's chamber. which is 10 cubits.0501 X 7 = 1519. ^^^st side. 2647001+ 2647001+ \x2X^Qo ?Q7oc:oi + -^ L 206.18. Piazzi Smythe's ^ . 206. four 10 cubits. the .

) We can now work back to ascertain the value of the is line a* a".68300698+ Piazzi feet. This measure is 91.).9 feet: difference. 3.14159426+ or. Smythe gives this line as 156. value proves be 123. one may say. being the floor line of the grand gallery.) It is feet. found that the length c' a\ of the floor line of the queen's chamber. intersecting the vertical axial line of the pyramid at a*. and its value is found to be feet. (i. we can determine the line and also. is which.MEASURES OF INTERIOR OF GREAT PYRAMID. (13. a^.025 of a foot.— Piazzi cubits.) c' floor length (north and south) of the queen's a^ is found to be 69. cinumferance to to a circle.612 X 6 = 123. that this chamber affords extremes of measures taken on a (12.) The line «* a^. a diameter of inclosed in i foot . in or 144 inches. to From the above data. as ascertained. Smythe makes it 123. is 156. show- .8744966-!- feet. or the other extreme of the British measures from the line a* as seen. which the length of the floor line of the ascending its passage. 20. or the — part ID of one solar day minutes. lays to the south of the vertical axial line of the pyramid. the square root of one mile as 63360 inches. which is a matter of the greatest moment.683 feet: difference. where the vertical axial line of the pyramid cuts the chamber. nothing.672. . it is the circum- ference the area of one square foot. or. 15 mind mean.) Having this line with a^ d^ and c'^ d^ a\ as given in (10. (14.48255243+ (2.) a^ : and (ii.

42086888+ or inches. 5184000'" The value of one Take sidereal day is 5169846'" these values as represented by 5. to the ~^- queen's or chamber.68300698-f. or feet. with is the length d^ c^. Piazzi 182. Smythe measured this full line as 182. or the line making this height.o the floor is given by Piazzi Smythe as 14 inches.02 of (2. The line m n. ing. (15. therefore. feet. in inches. in thirds.208 inches. Sum. . also. is The value of the solar day.14159426+ equal feet. in inches for feet. or the height of the gable. 169846 or. modified on the typical form. a perfect square. c^ a' equals 206. — inches. thus found. if is thought to rep- resent either one or both of these values.4 inches: difference.038152 inches. 14-03507240-1(i.) Reverting now 17. then by a . as ^' a^ a' . 62.699131 12-|- inches. d^ \.) an inch. 184 ^ feet.00-I. governs the height of the walls of the room. a' equals c^ 3.42086888+ inches.—^ and 5. This height. 123.) The part d^ c^.feet are 72. this value as Or. or 37. 168. d^ 10 cubits. and 62. feet.cubits.42086888+ inches. . d'' above (vertically) the point a^. the latter.l6 SUPPLEMENT TO SOURCE OF MEASURES. Then d^ must 168.

inches. gives the this result would become is 41. Deduct from above.2 inches. for greatest height. or.038152 " Add a sidereal day as taken.420 14. 62.37894 inches.628 inches.208 inches. as inches^ 251. line as 205.) Considering the location of the queen's chamber. 293.MEASURES OF INTERIOR OF GREAT PYRAMID. . or. bias 17 on the roof line of this gable. Sum.06280 inches. the length of the line a* a^. 168. " Sum. day. his computed measure of the floor value would have been 62. But. 244. 126.61864 41.028 inches. .4987 " The mean Piazzi of these values " Smythe's measure of the width of this particular passage-way. and ivest length. Piazzi Smythe gives this distance as 62. immediately at the door of the queen's chamber. 62. Difference. Take now 251.7141235+ inches.06280 " Difference.4 " " Piazzi Smythe makes the full height. 20. Which ^ width of the passage-way to the queen's chamber.68947 inches. is 4146 .428 244. it is In Source of Measures. or. 293. page vertical axial line of the stated that the center longitudinal line is set of the floor of the descending passage-waj off to the eastward of the pyramid 24.12. by correcting his to 206. in its east Note.42190 feet. 313-752275 inches. Its full width would be 41. 244.04 " •* Difference.8 There results therefore. of a use solar of a and instead sidereal Making day. with reference to the vertical axial line of the pyramid. (a.7141235+ feet.

265503 (Although these measures are founded on data fully in accord with all the spirit of this inquiry. on the mean. all used at all. or the line a^ wliich has been seen to be I56. . . that all the lines are on a bias. made up (i.) Take .6666-f. pyramid as above. (i.S76137 And this shows that the value of the a^.) From considerations of widths of passage-ways not shown on this diagram [but see Source of Measures.).67213 inches.612 313.) of the pyramid to the cast wall of the queen's chamber. We must not lose sight of the fact. as worked in a scale of inches for feet. ^ 41 . in other words. and we have floor line of the " 156.89613 41.83333-f- Sum. they lack for that kind of support.inches.6 . founded on taken at the data given in note (3.) A verj' striking datum of width of passage-ways. Take the values found above of the distances from the center line il>. given in the other lines.03 He " measure of breadth between this at inches. Dift'erence (</. .) and the extreme taken. as they have relation to the vertical plane through the axial line.66666 = " 20. would be 41. Add . they lack for interpretation. Deduct 20. " (a.S7449 feet.460S49 if " " The least extreme then. . by means of biased lines.). the distance of center of passage-way from the center of the 293.and 41.46-)inches. viz. grand gallery. The difference is . Now. taking the passage way to the queen's chamber.)].1 8 SUPPLEMENT TO SOURCE OF MEASURES. the following data are derivable as to the east and west lengths of this room. inches. The mean.) 272. is taken at 41. parallel to these walls cutting (i. is measure of the width of the granite portcullis block in the gives its mouth of the ascending passage-way. had in Piazzi Smj-the's as to what their greatest extreme is. page 127 («. Divide by 2. to accommodate to a variety of correlating measures. / Yz width of passage. to indicate a permissible limit between 41. give extremes on a mean of measures.) by the mile value in inches with the value of a sidereal day in inches. 41. has its origin here in this queen's chamber. as to outside limits. .0016 inch. the extreme width of the passage-wa\'s. is 41. (c. 313752275 inches. or.06280-I..224 X 2= Difference. .6666+ inches.

87. numerically.20612 Now. X 5153000 = 27.98601 inches.) Remainder. 7h.= 3 \ 4 S.224 184.67213 184. Take length of queen's •chamber Deduct 2Q.9S601 inches. " 41.4826666 of circular days.612 X . and 5 1 = S3. 87. 43' 3^' 47'^' 20^'^^ or the exact time of the moon's passage around the earth. 38' 23'' \'" 20"''.4S Plus .846.748 20. 518^000 27d. page 116.) 272.) DiflTerence.3183220164+ .= {b. 6. as as 1000 of one circular day to contrast with 1000 51S4. circumference 20612. thus: Reduce 27. as to these. 87.48 inches.20612 Remainder.6S612 "^ From this deduct . " Deduct {b.561 Take the form: rx. results: the above-stated difference between a circular and sidereal day. Our typical form is diameter 6561.612) 27. (Parker's Quadrature. 19 at 226. From (a.21001 inches. is taken as a time measure of the moon in the measure to solar time.482666+ or. 4' 40'' 46''' Add. 20612 is our tvpical source of measures. as 5169. was astronoinically ^ used of one solar day. equals 4' 40'' 46'''. 7h.) . and there 27d. and with 1000 is of one sidereal day.MEASURES OF INTERIOR OF GREAT PYRAMID. The difference between one circular day of 5153000''''' and one sidereal day of 5169846'^'.48266666- where 27. Showing line that the distance from the west wall of the queen's chamber to the plane of the vertical axial is.

is 226.cubits. numerically. that values connected W4th the typical form 20612. in inches for cubits. to within .. 226.) Just we is see that the it upper lines seem to spring from conditions worked out by. On the measures of this chamber are founded.7419064 inches.21001 inches. viz. Now. 123. the uses of the sidereal. so there were. In inches this In cubits 1 is 1484. to be giving a latitude of the difference. working out this queen's chamber length. It tiiat we find we have. which are as follows: (16. 72. exact diameter to the base of this time value. form a diameter value (an enlargement on all cubit). the}' are pure circumference The breadth of the chamber 206. 2'j .00640S1. ^ this last —. distinguish it thus. as \f. is and so on. in the value S7. above.48 inches. in cubits. {e. circular. 226. considering the premises. of. inches.12 inches. A leading idea pervades the measures used in this chamber. and solar day.005 of an inch.2149-). . as ward.) The length of the queen's chamber taken.20 SUPPLEMENT TO SOURCE OF MEASURES. Take way.5 inches. inches from 20612: the modii 20. the .68300698. 19608376+ inches diameter to a circumference of 4662.. anticipation from below as one proceeds upa most remarkable showing of this kind with relation to this taken value of the queen's chamber length of 226.21001 inches. its {east and west) length de- rived IVom a cubit value. is 4S4. Piazzi at Smythe gives this length measuring the north side of the room.) fication The is 612 typical form is • 20. and the exactitude of the results..19608376-I-. viz. But says he judges a rough probable approximation 226. or./^S26-\- seems. the value of the length of the floor line of the ascending passage- viz. there is here an approximation to the design of the architect. This in contrast with the measures of the king's chamber.

o I X 1728 r = • 1820 inches.16248 of an inch. characteristic of the solar day.^^-^ or the miles equatorial diameter of the earth. Hne of the king's chamber.3^= inches. By this system of measures.MEASURES OF INTERIOR OF GREAT PYRAMID. g = 7926. /: 28 inches.2647001 (=^' a^) 536. making 12 it 13615 19648. 7 inches above the intersection of the floor floor line of the grand gallery with the vertical axial line of the mass. 412. inches. numerically. Piazzi T^- • 1 .-) 200.61519648-}. b^ : Now this take the line it is in length 13. ^31415942.4019+ inches: 330.. 2647 21 {a. Vyse's " (r.) Length = breath X 2= of 15204-4412.00983206 of a foot. 647001 (r. modify by the addi- tion of . Such results. or the y^ of 5184. differing as being less than Piazzi Smythe's measure by .) 192 Height 2062.) 229. or the line k a^ is.38 equals 7926. germane serve to convince one of jects-matter of the general construction. taken astronomically. . an interesting note + ^ may be made of the variety of values to be found within very narrow limits.) {b. 206. diameter to circumference of 648 inches. . vertiby Piazzi Smythe. 229. (17. or square yard. Smythe s measures of \ (a. inches. . inches. (/. but he says 330.-^! i . page 138.13752 for which see Source of Measures.) The length of the line k d^ is taken at 330.5^ 2 Howard The cally.feet.69+ /^' X2= 62831885.') Breadth 206. diameter to circumference 1296 inches.-^ to the sub/- 1361519648 X 20612 or this very equatorial value. . Closing these specifications.

48. which multiplied by equals 21600 7>iinutes is the diameter portion — therefore 6875. the same in terms.. (See Bentley's History of the Hindoo Astron- . 48-f : 21600. justifying all that the author advanced. It is mean these of measures. coming from their most ancient sources. con- seen that. 190.74+. The puting king's tables chamber dimensions were made of sines. in The Hindoos have the same method. (the length of the chamber being 34-3774+). computing a circum2 the sines. etc.985+ where. in terms for com- though not immediately apparent. hence the pro- 6875. in Source of Measures.985. diameter to circumference is ference of 10800. these numbers and we have in — to their least terms. by dividing them by 190. they take the radius in feet at Thus.22 SUPPLEMENT TO SOURCE OF MEASURES. from first to last. king's 3437. .) in feet. by anticipation. in works they are (in founded on the idea of co-ordination of measures of space terms of the British measures) with those of time. the existence of permitted extremes on a fined within very narrow limits. we have 10 times the height of the king's chamber omy. : 600. on this idea. Reduce 36.

includ- the circumference by the radius of the in- (John A. GEOMETRY. it It is of such a nature that. tracted either way. area oi B = = 5153 then. of A ^ area of A 'y (Parker. is circumference of ^/^ all regular polygons. The measure of ing the circle. A of Circle is a perfect curve. the length in the values curve this and diameter can be expressed numerical terms of length. PART I. to the area of the circumscribed square for the value of diameter.GEOMETRY 23 SECTION Use of the form 6561 geometrical : III.) all The true ratio of circumference to diameter of circles is 4 times the area of the circle inscribed in the square for the value of circumference. proitself. area of dia. Given diaineter ^4 y^ 6561.) or 81 X circumference of 81 X cir. 20612 to exhibit values of changes of to shapes in integral to numbers. scribed circle. which showing numbers are be mental creative conceptions also shapes obediences as uses materializations: other geometrical and astrono7nical of this form. this its will re-enter upon The length of the value curve being found. A X cir. Parker. = 81. of = 5153 A =5153 X 4 = 20612 A circujnfercnce of A 20612 81 .

and perfect. (John A. and only integral relation of diameter to circumference of a circle. being taken as diameter of a circle. The diameter of A is given. the circumference of that circle will be the numerical value of the area of the inscribed circle multiplied by 4.those of Mr. A equals Diameter of 81^^6561 : then circumference of A X 4 = 20612. where the last form is assumed to be the true. of B equals Area of 6561. it should : exhibit itself as integrally applicable to solids. equals (Case I. Parker.) Thus it is shown that the area of the square of 81 to the side. one would suppose that if the numerical form was contained in nature. : and therefore. Charles Home. Therefore . or 5153 X 4 = 20612. — Linear Measure. — Area Measure. 20612 diameter circumference : : 8i : and diameter : circumference : : 6561 : 20612 (The formulations are .) 5153 But since the above are but measures of length. Case I. or 6561. or square. circle A equals 5153. Area Side of B.) Case II.24 SUPPLEMENT TO SOURCE OF MEASURES. and 6561 20612. 6561 : The number forms used : in the following cases are 5153. as a law. equals 81.

A is H'xsa. Case III. 25 — Solid Measure. cube of 81 to the edge.GEOMETRY. having a diameter of \ . its sphere. inscribed 8i.

surface of of height and diam- eter coj7ipared with that : of its contained Sphere. the re- of solidity of cone. Surface of cube of 81 to the edge Surface of contained sphere Case V. 278262 417393 between the — Integral is Numerical Relations Sphe7-e whose diameter 81. So we have — 39366 20612 Cylinder. Therefore. as and cylinder will stand as i was proved by Ar- chimedes.26 SUPPLEMENT TO SOURCE OF MEASURES. They are the same. radius of whose Base 81. Where lation the altitudes of a cylinder and of a cone. {^side of Square. the and diameter and Surface height of the Cylinder^ and is Convex of the Cone. viz Surface of cylinder 20612 Surface of sphere Case VI. 3 for cone. sphere. the relative measures of solidities are as follows: Cone with and diameter o{ 81 139131 Sphere with diameter oi 81 Cylinder with altitude and diameter of 8i Case VII. and the diam- eters of their bases. 20612 — Solidity of Cone. the solidity of the sphere of a diameter of 81 being 20612 X 13--= altitude 278262. Sphere and Cylinder. The sphere geometrical is formula for obtaining the surface of the Then we have — TT diameter^. X 6561 6561 ^=^ surface of contain'ed sphere. and for cylinder. are equal to the diameter of a sphere. the slant height will involve a decimal (in the diagonal of the square of 81). — Convex of 2)\. 2 for sphere. We therefore have . is If the height of the cone 81.

and for hypotheneuse. as — Circumference of the square of the radius of base multiplied by Jjj the slant height.) . and the base of the cone £> = Multiply these last numbers by 27 : ^B AD 135 108 81 in BD {108 feet.) is circumference to the breadth of the king's chamber Solidity of sphere (Case III. The least integral values applicable to the measure 5 of a right angled triangle are 3 for base. AB 6. ^ Z> is2 B (a.r to is X 135 Si'': But 20612 is circumference a diameter of so in the nu- merical elements of this cone there ity of the cube of 81 and its a correlation with the solid- contained sphere..) is 3.) is 81' X = 20612 ^. to resort to such 27 numbers as will give an integral value for the slant height. these integral values apply to the elements of the cone.GEOMETRY. 4 for height. As a cone lution is described by a revoright-angled triangle least of its the about perpendicular. equals the solidity of the sphere contained in the cube of 81 to the edge. (b. Then the convex surface of this cone is 34353/^ (Breadth of queen's chamber equals -^ ^'^^^^ = 17.) Y^ circwtiference of base by slant height equals the convex surface of the cone. A D is 4.1766+ feet. \s s.

) sphere contained in the cube whose edge 81. This diameter as — inches was taken Roman nation as their foot measure. 1664 8748 (Part II. his hand extended supporting on its palm a cone.) Multiply the values in ^rby ij^. and the height 6561 + —— ^ 8748 : Here we have Circu77iference •^ this correlating relation of radius •• / (as ^ a diameter value) 7- 1 \ X — —X slant 81 z r^ height 10 is = solidity of the III.) — 10935 AB AD 8748 6561 BD Convex the surface is is ^ or circumference X io935 = 22539220: where of radius 6561. 1 a value of seconds used in astronomy to obtain the sun's parallax and distance.-^^^ —. and we have (c. and the hand was the palm. The solidity of this cone is by equivalence 6561 or -^- — 3 81- X 81' 20612 20612 —X 8i . The forearm was the cubit. diameter to is circumference 20612 (or 5153 X 4). Height 1664 is dianuter to standard circumference 11. Case III. (Case {d. and we have — 14580 1 AB AD BD Here are elements for an astronomical application. viz Yi 7z : R^ altitude.28 SUPPLEMENT TO SOURCE OF MEASURES. ^ -^ 13-5 ^ 64800 is circumference to diameter of 20626. or a division of the cubit. These numerical applications teach the meaning of the Egyptian symbol of a man standing before one of their gods. Under the formula for solidity of a cone. Multipy these values by 8i.- of great pyramid by the in inches.) Aerain. of this Section.

as involving once values peculiarly the prop- erty of square. A numerical source of almost infinite variations inter-connected nietrically proportional parts at on these forms can be geo- shown. triangle. and cone.GEOMPriRY. 29 of Note. K . circle.

) 114. and the last a diameter value of the circle.7037037-f- —— 54 : : 1200 : 381. of the half base side of the great pyramid. then. what is called — 360. Divide this form by 54. but they are merely related issuances from the common source of results 9. where the angle measuring the curve of a circle. shows that curve to be equal {a. had its origin in that of diameter to thought symbolized by the number 9 . tween a value of circumference and of diameter of a such one extreme is diameter to circumference of a circle of 360 . — Use of the Diagonal of the Square of Si. Case VIII.-^—. is The that diagonal of the square of 81 a mean proportional becircle.) in length to the radius. We have the form 20612 : — : : 6561 is 64800 : 20626—^ 47001-4is where the first term a circumference value.5914999-!- . shows that the creative conception of the proportional parts circumference of a circle.97166 + last where the first term is the standard measure. and we have . 9. where 24 can be taken 360 is as the 24 hours into which the circle of divisible -^-^. Another use of this number digits.51111-I- : -^ 6561 : 360 : 114. producing the same through the order of the might be given. Multiply this last form by . and the term is the exact measure. which value. is (The 24 : full base side. by 15 parts of 360 and we have : to the hour. for circumference. a circumference to a diameter. is the numerical origin of The Analytical Unit of Circular Measure . 6561 : 381. as 7. so that diameter is not only determinate with circumference.30 also SUPPLEMENT TO SOURCE OF MEASURES.

) But the extreme to 114. 591499-]- is diameter the a circumference will of 360.is that one which will always give the in- tercepted arc as equal to the radius. circle for terrestrial and celestial . Hence this is the normal numerical value giving this geometrical result.) The diagonal this of the sjDhere of 81 to the side is — 114.55129+ and. as has been shown. The angle 57°295-|. the this numerical value of the angle measuring equal to that of the radius. 57. which holds true of no other values assigned whatever.5512+: 114. becomes the normal measuring measures. as a fact. Now. + . the base of this square. will differ numerically from the value of the angle. same . which shows that the diagonal of this square of 81 has a portional connection eter pro- of the circle between values of circumference and diamoriginating from the number 9.GEOMETRY. equal in length to the radius. is a mean proportional between the extremes in the last form.5914+. form 6561 20612. 31 {b.5111+ 114. which is and from the number 360 of a circle. derived from the taken from the square of 81 to the 9. (<:. for : : 114. or arc. circitmference value : side. is intercepted between the radii.2957499-}-. Hence. as arc will also be radius= intercepted arc = contained angle = 57-295749 same. and radius therefore be —— 2 ^ .5512+ :: 114. but any other value given to the radius. where a portion of the arc of this circle.

the sun. should cor- relate with that number value to which the abstract relation of is diameter to circumference of a circle in shape.. common. can be relegated taken from the origin to circumference values of a circle.. has been found to be.. viz. and willed that the proportional parts of the as regards all other cosmical measures. in the terms of this natural measure.days. the solar year. from a or unit. : and alone. 256374-f. Part I. Astronomical use of the form 6561 : 20612 I. as follows: 360000000 5153000 103060 31415 365-256374+ where 360 is the normal measuring circle derived from the square of 81 and the form 6561 5153 (see case VIII. PART II. Now suppose that while of. the rising the nu- and setting of By long continued observation merical notation of this period of time. 365. this is so. viz.32 SUPPLEMENT TO SOURCE OF MEASURES. Case The taken usual measure of the earth's time about the sun has been in the terms of a 7iatural measure of time. or from the numerical value of any save as interpreted by the above form of 6561 shape 5153 only. numerical source.). for its found to render obedience This value. 10306 to is \ circumference unity. as thus found empirically. and 3 14 1 5 circumference a diameter of This value of the year can not be reconstructed. : form 6561 5153. of 20612. integrally. . some mental creative power had thought earth's orbit. 5153 is \ : ci7xumfcrcnce of is 20612.

or 7926. with the addition of the bringing in on to the same ground the co-ordination of geometrical shapes. which. and 135 is A S H. Adam. . Case II. brought back to miles. 144 is where a biblical use. in cosmical developments. joined stance. so novel use of reverse values. This value 144135 8i3= 1531441.4-. form of 31415942. Consider how we have found in the pyramid works linear measures coHere we find the same thing ordinating with time measures. cubes of the mean it is distances. ib.''-^^^!. if found to be useful.) Reduce this miles value io feet. is so. It is the reverse reading oi the cube of 81.miles. to us. or 7926.) Take : circumference derived from 2. Suppose we change the nature of this value to that of the area of the square. and this is the polar diameter of the earth in miles. gives 41708608. notation. Here it seems to point to some method of notating elliptical properties. which in miles is the equatorial diameter is Here a change of numerical comporting with a change of geometrical shapes. reversed. Remainder. is to us a mystery. producing this result. is Note. or used. must be accepted as a use in natural building.680 i JC7-47899.ASTRONOMY.383324 as a circumference value. for inthem. is the cube of 81. the astronomical formula that the squares of the times are as the xvo7nan. Why.- 6916162 Multiply by and we have 62831885. or and it is stated that God brought the woman to the man and or 144135. 33 — Diameters of the Earth in Miles from the form 6561 : 20612 this ((7.680 144135. Then the side of that square will equal ^62831885. It simply is so be- cause it is so: part of the faL So this.565X5280= Deduct 41852743.^-^ of the earth. which.

EMENT TO SOURCE OF MEASURES.612") 6. gives 27. 44' 2".— this value of the solar lunation is retained as 27d. for . Parker. Take the form — 20. Case III. 7h. as given 7h. or as the area of the circle in the square of 561.482666-}= \^3 as 4 8. The solar luna- was given at 27d. as 27d.3183220164+ sidereal or reduced to time scale. 43 3 47 20 which is the e. or 16846'" = 4' 40" 46'" and there results 27a. as days. 43' made as to ii"6t4. tion when he wrote was i- 7d. 7h. By Mr. : Mr. taken as the ^ of a circum- of 20612. for this by Godfray : "This is the value at present.482666 circular time. time of a sidereal lunation from 2 the best authorities as above.of a second. however.xact value of the moon's period. while. 7h. agreeing with Parker to within y^Q. Parker takes the following cosmic values The The The solar day of 24 hours has 5184000' 5169846' /// sidereal circular this. — The Moon's Time from Parker's Quadrature.748 27. 44' 3". 44' 2".4826664- X ^^ = 27. At the present day. 38' 23" 1'" 2d'" To this add the difference between one and one cir- cular day. 7h. reduced to solar 27. day has day has is 5153000' where ferejice as an abstract measure. 87 — . 43' 4" against his showing the difference of of a second. 7h. a great difference has been the value of a sidereal lunation. gives 27d. the Note.561) This value of time. 7h.34 SUPP1. against his of 27d. reason.

Parker He takes the form 206.4355-}. 48' 50" 53'" 6"" r His steps are ist.ASTRONOMY. he gives this value at 365d. .) Case IV.64 where he makes 366." cal It tells accuracy to make a change of 9" in such a period on the strength of ancient records. (See John Von Gumpach on Mr. To compare and 6561 : 355 by that of 6561: we have 20612 : : 113 : 355. 5h. Airy. Note. where great uncertainity exists as to the correct chronological periods of those old observations. and the badly for astronomi- period of a revolution shortened. the conclu- mean velocity is being accelerated. 20612.12) 65.43555-1- 116. By simple and orderly means from use of this form. comparison with ancient observations led Halley sion that the moon's to 35. There a method of use of the form of 113 force the form 113 : : 355 for obtaining the year value.the base for the calculation of the mean solar year. 4th. He adds one sidereal day. : Circumference value as stated 366. Reduced to solar time by the =^5184 X cir- 3d. the Astronomer Royal.12 54 — : : /' 355-00015-415+ : 365-^56389+ c 1 which 16 I is correct as compared with the received value to less than the 000000 of a day in the year's period. — Mean Solar Year by 16 9 Air.61 ) 366.4355-}factor 2d.000152415+ Then 20612 : 20626. He adds xy'i of the excess and one sidereal day. is over the mean between one cular reduced to solar time.

and the Sun^s mean distance. Parallax by this method." 83 Parallax by this method. (2. but rather as data with. he gives the result as 8"84-|-. Horizon.) (b.7001 Godfray. compared and made to conform to. SUPPLEMENT TO SOURCE OF MEASURES. He "From the general accordance of these various would appear that the solar parallax must lie between results. this effect. TA- Distance of sun ^ —— of Earth — = -— Radius Horizon. 8.7001 (Here 206264. o/«." 85 (3. under very favorable circumstances. 8. (i." 86 (4.36 Case V. -. The to be results to to be derived from the late transit of Venus are not expected be ranked as original or basic data. — The Angle of Solar Paiallax. (a. other data derived from independent sources. parallax and Distance = Value of assumed Radius of Earth Sin.) The astronomical formula for obtaining the sun's distance is (see Godfray's Astronomy). Mr.) A very high authority has written to results as follows : and gives the independent By the effect of the sun's attraction on the motion of the moon.) By measuring the velocity of light." where.) is as the correction of 206264. which distance of sun = diameter of earth X 11664 . Elsepretty narrow limits. Parker has also a form is for finding the sun's distance (see his Quadrature)." St* By measures of the planet Mars when nearest the earth. probably between 8"82 and 8"86.8+ by Now.) By an independent method by then says it : Leverrier. Parallax by this method. parallax 206264.) 8. Parallax by this method. 8.

horizontal parallax = transit observations.) VI.47001 in this parallax formula and CasQ here is in the pyramid construction.656 X 1 1664 := 92. Roman. distance of sun will prove to be 7926. the author takes this as the equatorial diameter of the earth. . This terminology exactly as part stated. at 7926. British. which the general law of Kepler. "84193 or length of arc 8.^^^^^. without doubt.) in these sections A Source of Measures. Egyptian. : and parcel and as a sequence to. {d. which agrees as closely as seen with the values as found above. say 8"9i. It 8. the results of the transit should give a large angle. that the transit perihelion. for which he gives no sufficient reason.Parallax 206264. and. gives.) Taking the earth's equatorial diameter as found.ASTRONOMY. to but one further case is be noticed in this astronomical It is that connection. Value j-z«.656 miles.7001-}- which. — General Law of Interplanetaty Distances.) and (d. or thereabouts. the method herein So we have (i. (/:. (Note here the use of this value 20626. where 11664 derived from his original form as 37 is 20612) [ x. reduced. distafices.456515 miles. however. Hebrew. On the contrary.) Making the equations in (a. Radius of Earth Diameta of earth X 11664 =^^^^"^ ^^^.84193. The squares of the times are as fits the cubes of the mean of. expected to be confirmed by the noted. must be was observed the earth being in of 8"84i93 and therefore this result being taken as the mean.) equal.= 9 16 36643-555 1 6561 3 1664 He takes diameter of earth as mean diameter.

as to a creative mandate.38 SUPPLEMENT TO SOURCE OF MEASURES.) And.) (4. as to measures of space and time relegating themselves to this same source. Evidently we have been dealing with a natural. . or better a Divine system. albeit in the mist. the governing features of astronomy. essenuse in the perfect closing of the lines by means of its rigid application. finally. for lack of a right method of using the model form.) The great pyramid constructed tially justifying the from this source. as to a creative origin. (2. (3. The most important features in geometry exhibiting themselves as obediences to this source.

He . Where an erroneous deduction has for long been postulated and accepted as shown as a first cific truth really a truism. they have unconsciously entertained is which a ished radically wrong. to a great degree. from pointing out radical error. that really this kind of obloquy shot out from a very base interest at bottom. SHOWING ERROR IN THE MEANS EMPLOYED. the hand should not be stayed by any conservatism. But sometimes where mighty consequences toward the betterment of humanity offer themselves as the reward of the establishment of a primal truth. sup- most illustrious ported even by the highest authorities and the of considerations names. eyes to the truth this reason. 39 SECTION A CRITICISM IV.THE LEGENDRE AND PLAYFAIR METHOD. and he believes he is understands. too. reforms. which desires that the error may ap- prevail rather than that the truth may be ascertained. LEGENDRE AND PLAYFAIR METHOD OF RECTIFICATION OF THE CURVE OF THE CIRCLE. even though it be presented to them. entertained in the face even of the profoundest for and cherished never so long. no It is for chiefly that radical matter in what de- partment of culture. to the error. they preperchance postulate fer to adhere. as by custom. § I. is perhaps as necessary to the well-being of culture as truth itself. The author is well aware of the obloquy attaching to is any criti- cism of the kind he now entering upon . SO-CALLED. ON THE. that where and cherby long habitude. and resolutely close their . There are very many men so made up by nature. BY MEANS OF INSCRIBED AND CIRCUMSCRIBED POLYGONS. are so obnoxious to a conservatism which. the error of such a deduction must be step toward the ascertainment of what the speis. convictions.

therefore. by different and successive circular one of which F. to bear the jeers usually attendant upon any effort of this kind. let the arc BD C. he to intercept the line figure. to the fair-minded. other. is. A Sup- this for triangle and segment of be continually and as proportionately reduced. and does not require demonstration. for a. A B.40 SUPPLEMENT TO SOURCE OF MEASURES. A B' D' . in which the difference between the it straight line and the curve. say. however duction be made. the differences wilt far the re- never be changed. : let ^4 ^C be any tri- and with the length A B drawn pose radius. he will give two instances of erroneous deductions connected with the subject-matter of apprdximate values.s the circular area A B with ratio D. no geometrical can be preserved. the decreasing toward steps. he being perfectly willing. mately become equal. ratio area AB The By this method. is manifestly untrue. if in the wrong. before titne^ converge nearer. that time. approach ulti- one to '^ the than by any given difference. in . both circle. relative A B' C . a deonly- creasing one. in "Lemma and I. and consequently the ratio of difference will always remain is the same. is. in any finite and. Before proceeding to the demonstration of error in the Legendre or Playfair method of rectification of the curve. continually the equality. peals.. § 2. But a of diminution. to give this criticism a careful reading . ABE. in laying the foundations of his Prin- cipia.) Sir Isaac Newton. This postulate angle.s a. But take the triangle with ABC z. {a. plainly to be seen that the equality of the curved line B D with the straight line B C." postulates: the ratio to " Quantities of quantities which. is nevertheless. The proposition axiomatic. say. ratio of diminution has to be calculated by numerical comthere being putations.

there can. there can be left curved line nor straight line for fore. : This is to be seen from the following The burden of the effort of Legenis dre and Playfair that. so long as these lines exist at all. be no equality between them. Hence. Playfair assumed the affirmative as and yet. . a given curve have conclude anything concerning the properties itself. or prop- of the lines. Playfair This method of Legendre and was criticised by : Torelli. in. and B D curve — either in whole or in part. as will be (b?) now shown. being an even and known part of the curve of the entire circle. CB straight. the ''Lemma" is false in its terminology. from the relation which the rectilineal fig- ures inscribed to and circumscribed about. and conse- . with A B.THE LEGENDRE AND PLAYFAIR MEl HOD.. — comparison . e. one another. the to of curvilineal space except in certain circumstances which he has not mentioned. at any stage of bisection. ihere- i. and become. as to the structural conditions. at becoming alike). nor is it even right in a showing of a growing or proximate equality of likeness as regards the ultimate structure of these different kinds of lines. which stage. the curved line penned up between them becomes measurable. Play- the contrary notwithstanding. or condition. by and equality between the circumscribed B' and to show the growing diminution C the inscribed C B. which curved line. any possible diminution. by possibility." As regards against Torelli erties fair to this statement. Torelli's statement can be demonstrated. from it the length of the entire circumference. will 41 be when the line it A C shall so close upon AB as to wholly coincide with (as to the value of their lengths now or at last one and the same neither line. as thus stated by Playfair in the appendix to his Euclid "It is impossible.

B' . as by a direct ratio. relatively. a calculation of the to 6144 sides of the from the base that the perimeter of the polygon polygons. when the curve lying between to B' and D B' must.5301 I : 24 " " I I I : 48 96 " : 5-0847 " " " : 10. But to the contrary of this. an accompanying certainty that with the diminution C E E'. taking the value for C D (the difference C D.2404 2. 1 : 5. Such being the conditions. arating from. of this growing equality at is to be had. is becomes arc question. is quently the area of the curved space. C B' is the gram. between C D " " and E : E' . so as growing coalescence of the curved with the as a fact. as a straight might be looked for as a of B. instead of approaching the tion is : If so. of Sir Isaac a center. the quesit What is the effect of this ? What does mean ? And this question is left to the reader for answer. diminution would take place to exhibit the fact of in become equal C B. making the radius one with 6 data as to the relation.42 SUPPLEMENT TO SOURCE OF MEASURES. whether the not. any stage of bisection. rr value of Practically. between C B E and C B of bisection. taken of six sides is one with 25 cyphers. from B' as Then arc C D.0706 1. yields the following ratio. with C ^' as a CD C will be the quantity which vanishing by diminution. the triangle ually. which may stand for any stage B' f6r every sucE' \s chord of half the arc. sep- chord. as : they respectfully diminish with continuing bisections of the arc 6 sides. become B' £>. it or to D B'. describe the Now. line. The measure In the dia- always to be tested' by the difference. by hypothesis. C B' C C will event- by the Lemma Newton. between it C is B and C B') and E E' a a number of bisections.1818 . straight line. and therefore ceeding bisection. and isosceles. radius. on the showing. or repeated 24 times. and will show that. 12 C D E " " ** E' " : . with relation to It the diminution of E E' ificrcasing.

43 192 sides.THE LEGENDRE AND PLAYFAIR METHOD. .

a. D ^' Let CD B be the ^ of the curve of a circle. of the curve within than any assignable ((7. these respectively. which line. and embracing the square polygon of which C P is the side itself : the sides of parallel to polygons being each other and embraced.44 SUPPLEMENT TO SOURCE OF MEASURES. perpendicular and continued touches the is necessarily bisecting the curve C Z>. at the base of the higher regions of mathematical science as at present accepted . radii A C . C D. CD. and side also the termini C and B of the radii and A B. the center of the circle. TT. or arc. C D. They serve as an introduction to the § of 3. a science so much vaunted as being ac- curate and following : beyond error. The or . is geometrically defective and value is insufficient obtain claimed less the exact nu- merical quantity. as they do. lying. The straight the side of the second inscribed polygon. Legendre or Play fair method of obtaining the value rectification of the curve to to of the as circle. The D. and same radii A C and A B' : the termini of the side C B oi the inscribed square being the termini C and B A C of the embraced curved CD B. in the point The reductions of the sides of the polygons take place by draw- ing the chord is till D oi the curve. on curve. between the the radii A C ex- and tended to A B.) The Essential Element of the Playfair Method. of which C square B' is the side. embraced in the polygon. let fall it from'^. C B' of the circumscribed square touches and A terminates the radius D and the middle of C the curve C D B. These instances serve to qualify the estimation now had of the exactitude of the foundation conditions in this speciaUty. or the ^ part of the circumference of the circle. is the ^ part of the entire circumference.

This process is continued an indefinite number of times agree- ably to the attainment of the desired exactitude of the value of the curve. The same of half may be the arc said of the termini C and D of the chord C D. viz. |. terminating the curve . Thus. even and known cirless portions. which. drawn C D. that Now this very fact (as claimed). then then so on. as regards the entire circumit always known. and so on is every succeeding this And this fact an essential element in method. ference. oi which the side C D thus Reduction being chord of half the arc C D B\ and so on. C D. nothing Apart from this there is no structural line.THE LEGENDRE AND PLAYFAIR METHOD. for y^g-. is on which the method of Playfair and Legendre it founded. cumference. than limited. . relation whatever between the It right lines and the curved A E and A D being known. as \. '\% made in the sides of the polygons. is The value of the curve. and 45 A D are extended to terminate a tangent line to the curve parallel to C D. in the mere mechanical tiothing fact of the exactly limiting the termini of less. runs -^^. jV' sV' ^"^ ^° °"' °^ ^^^ curve of the entire ivholly limited. as this case) \ part of the circumference of the circle. and exactly terminate. length of the curve C D B. as claimed. =-. and as not between the that sides of the polygons. CD B. always em- brace a known portion of the curve of the entire circle. curve and more.. as (in this case) \ of for the circumference of the circle step of bisection. so happens that the value o{ A C and C E being known. is absolutely necessary that the termini shall C (in and B of the chord C B the wholly limit. It is seen that the geometrical function or use of the sides of is the polygons in this problem. bisections take place. A D we have J A C^ — C E'' — A E= D E\ thus we have the value of the sides D E and the C ^ of the new triangle C D E. down and with succeeding bi- sections from \ to |. no more than limit. when. is are respectively limited. and this tangent line becomes the side of the second circumscribed polygon.

the fijst place permitted by geometrical relations. the similar or dissimilar to to do. line. the value of the circumference of the circle is claimed to be obtainable to any assignable limit. as it progressed in the bisections calculations of the of the chords of the arcs by means of the . because any limit being assigned. as and without first showing that the by Legendre Playfair. and only with shapes or analysis of shapes. and translations of. the value breadth might be reduced indefinitely. they are simply expressions into tion. as say rical or one. i. of a that has length without breadth or thickness (as numerically a or one. be- cause the geometrical this. of the polygons. The it defini- modern geometry. in its speciality. each other. ) of a Line. exceedingly small assumed that the curved penned up between them (a known portion of the curve of the entire circle). and finally eliminated. geometrical conditions another and an arising in equivalejit form of expression. geometlines. Modern geometry has magnitudes. to do.46 at SUPPLEMENT TO SOURCE OF MEASURES. It discussions of plane figures admitted of to unqualifiedly was assumption make use of the same definition as regards the discussion of the relation between right and curved of the sides of the polygons. as being in It was found all that admitting breadth of a line. and on this assumption. is of the same value with that of the reduced sides is. of length alone). of. and the relations of shapes. in geometof calculations involving the use of right lines. could only have been adopted for the translation of geo- metrical conditions into other forms of expression. some remote reduction. i. If number equivalents are used in modern geometrical analysis. de- pendent on the fact of the exact limitation of the termini of the curve by the termini of the sides of the polygons. {b. which as said. it sides of the polygons is have become line. the in value. in calculations rical conditions of the method. the bisections can be continued until the exactitude of within less ihari relation shall extend to and beyond the assigned The Definitioji limit.

by. should have fact. the definition of a defi- right line that nition to has no breadth. and B. of plane shapes. that it may to the length without or thickness. the/ But since quadrangles.THE LEGENDRE AND PLAYFAIR METHOD. . or the properness of. propriety it The of. polygons. As a fact. D D and E E' F F' are to be made use of as half sides of polygons attempted to be embraced between. or lines. when applied admeasurement of plane shapes. In the right-angled triangle the two right lines C B ABC. that B D= /. in a re- duction of width.) Proof of have the correctness of the breadth definition of a line. and to be used to tween measure the space or magnitude bethe bounds A C. respectively. is. which is the only proper mode of its Empirical assumption of such a definition would be but geometrical quackery. the establishment of this this step is impossible. E F. B D =^ we have the proportion . and C E E' the . being of equal breadth. e. can be exhibited and es- proved geometrically tablishment. or thickness.. or limited between the sides of the inscribed penned and circum- scribed place. where These lines being of the same breadth. sides of the polygons. E E' F F\ and B C D I/. as continued and successive bisections took first The proper and very itself. permitted the 47 use of this definition as ap- plying to the measure of the curved line considered to be up. or magnitudes. if possible. it seems that (c. been. limiting the the discussion . A B. A E: E E'X E F :: A B B C ^ B D' E E' X F F and B C Y^ B D' equal. step in the problem^ as it is one peculiar to and occupying a place sui generis. they E F. lines if possible.

. {d. it Legendre's definition of a line. and the F D area the D' . A B sur- '^ B' A'. ex- hibiting length without any other quality. pluses of these lines. embraced between the this . EB B' . to the admeasuresides ment of the curved of the polygons. are wholly defined. as thus applied. it. when attempted be applied to Flay/air method (a the special one. Testing ing out matter that and right leavline . the admeasurement of curved line of the circle. or properness. If this definition is to be applied to right lines as measuring the values of a curved line. no let sides of the polygons. by the ends or termini of the us attempt to establish Playfair's and less. should be susceptible of being shown Referring now to the fact shown in {a.. has application. right- parallelograms. and ping C D D' C and dropthe consideration of viz. in the particular problem of the rectification of the curve by calculations of the sides of the inscribed and circumscribed polygons. of this definition.48 SUPPLEMENT TO SOURCE OF MEASURES. E F =^ B portion oi D. E E' and B C are the extreme edges of these lines. dividing the second and fourth terms of this pro- E F {=£ D). we have : : A E: E £' where AB B C : . of the curved line claimed to be penned up between the sides of the polygons. that the extremities. that as it has length without breadth. no more. or method. and as they do apply line of the circle. exactly terminated. wholly limited. as by Playfair and Legendre. or termini. then the propriety. and siii generis^. in the and will not hold good.) that the essential feais ture of the Playfair problem. also. laying outside of O B' A : Let the sides of inscribed and circum- .) But this to definition is not good. of view ^ c' having angled breadth must be as .

no of the ends of the curved line. for they or rather as taken to be true by Playfair and Legendre. and A E B' A'. no more.. pari passu. an essential necessity to be in accord B' A' and with Legendre and Playfair. we have A E: E E' :: A B B C E' : : establishing the Playfair definition as applicable to the admeasure- ment of plane But here But let this areas. which E C H F C geometrically.THE LEGENDRE AND PLAYFAIR METHOD. O A') with the that C C=A A' = A A'. the wholly limiting. which has the same breadth this line. radius O D' extended O is B') wholly define. wholly less. in zero. A' D' H.. A A' (measured on the radius cutting right lines . and of width C H' . seen that the right line C D C more than limits the terminus. deduct this surplus F H right line C F D C) from the right line C F D' C. extended A '\<. such in as will admit. less. O C CD : : X H' C is not as O A' : A' B' X A A'. the right lines A Lf are no longer in a condition. no the termini of the curved line. by the ends of the right lines \w position is a geometrical failure for ex(without which that problem H' (a part of the area C actitude). . by its is the excess of the value of the area C F H H'. ex- actly terminate. so as to leave the geometrical condition of the problem as exhibiting that which Legendre and Playfair postulate right lines always (in as a fact.. scribed polygons be 49 C F D' C A'. of the curved line jy H.) we had A E: E and E F being equal to X E F:: A B B CX B n B D. limiting between to B'. O C C D' X C H' O A' A' B X A A. proportion stand as true. them and the radius the curved line and the radius O D' viz. of their reductions breadth to the value of In {c. dividing by E F.. There- fore. viz. as the gist of the problem by Playfair the exactly defining. F for the breadth of the lines straight It is and curved. that the connection with the radius to O A' and the limit. no more. viz. D' H' remnant oi C This being done*. the exactly terminating. or end.

necessarily. E. NOTE TO PART II. Diminishing the values thus. worked out by the method of Playfair. the value of the curve of the is less circle.) Another test is as follows. Parker shows in his Quadrature. TESTS FOR correction OF THE RESULT BY THE PLAYFAIR METHOD. Exeter. than it should Q. as applying to the measure of the curved line A A U H (reduced in its breadth A A. John A. must. or less than zero That is. Such being the inevitable definition fact. the geometrical method is defective in therefore his method is but means employed his and claim. As a as resulting truism.) By a peculiar method of test. Divide proportion by the value A C H' by the A to obtain the value A B' as a line without any other quality than breadth. as Playfair does. is false. by his method. he can asproximately right.50 have assumed value SUPPLEMENT TO SOURCE OF MEASURES. though this it A A' is greater than C H' . be. the lines being taken at zero. in pari passu). and taken in their calculations of the sides of the polygons. that. as a practical fact. 1875. detract from the value of the curve. the width C H' its becomes effect. certain the exact value of the curve to within less than any as- signable quantity. that error occurs in the sixth decimal place of the Playfair result. resulting from assuming the in this of a line. in negative as to value. or magnitudes. necessarily. that error it is so small that to to be found in a far off decimal : Take a disc assumed be . wiih use as applied in the admeasurement Playfair's : of plane areas. Proposition III. as to breadth. presuming that though there is is inevitable error in the Playfair method. D. to be equally applicable its particular and especial case. Appendix. December. {b. («. as true.

Assuming result that that is form which most nearly it. its presence in the Bible underneath which the Parker form of 6561 lies as : 20612 the perfect one). or. 6561 20612 20611 : : 113 . all Besides the efforts of efforts the years of ancient research.1415929-I-. and must be. in nature an integral number form in- which will exhibit or notate this perfect. therefore. and will tegral relation. as . approximate value. result in differing from the Playfair That this result was anciently taken corrective of this (as the first face same one.EGENDRE AND PLAYFAIR METHOD. : . On the ground that shapes are obediences to number forms. divided by I : its least member. and determined. . harmony will not appear in both proportions. sufficiently shows. em- pirical they be.THE I. But John A. and weight of authority should be given to this form. the greatest distance across to its 51 perfectly circular. is so. Since cause the lines are closed with relation to each other. there is. restore the Playfair one that will correct then the form 113:355 is that one which. gives the seventh decimal place. The ef- and experience of though ages. from which is but a derivation : because . \v\\\ modern have failed for any other form which as this give so close an : approximate forts to the Playfair result of 113 as to in 355. 355 20612 I 20612 while testing 6561 peculiar : : 6561 : : 355 : : 113 >656i' integral results of this 20612 by 113 355. should be of value this investigation. Parker rediscovered the form 6561 : 5153 X 4=20612 it of which 113 : 355 is but a modification. trial for this. as 3. it in a right Hne bethis must be integral with relation bound of circumference.

The form 6561 5153 of square to 5153 for area of inscribed circle. great weight in determining what seem to 71. New York). 5 381. have may be the true value of in and what may be correction of method. as has been shown.7037037037037 121.) These considerations (with the marvelous of the form 6561 : results as to the use 20612 as determining geometrical shapes and astronomical data of space and time as shown). 9. The the following formulations are given. gives : under this rule integration of diameter to circumference as 6561 X 4 ^= 20612. for further light this subject.) From .52 SUPPLEMENT TO SOURCE OF MEASURES.7037037037037 (!•) 3141594269166+ the Parker value of n. 3^ as arising from use of these three number = tt. Parker (John Wiley & Son. and as by their use exhibiting noted values of 20612 54 = standard ^ base side of great pyramid := 381. (2. test as to mental creative conceptions. (Par- ker's criticism. of the the manifest error the Playfair Attention Circle is now on especially directed to the Quadrature by John A. while : no such result attends a like attempted use of 113 355. we have a perfect of these forms true relation is which the governing one in the proposition that the circumference in the to of diameter for is 4 times the area of the circle inscribed square the value of circumferfor the value of diamfor area ence to the area of the containing square eter.

THE LEGENDRR AND PLAYFAIR METHOD.rR«n 1415926535897 tt to the thirteenth decimal place.. 381-7037037037 2000000 Remainder.^„.Ar.7035074111 or the accepted value of 37074 381. 53 (3.) From deduct.. . 381.7035037037 Add Sum.7035074111 -~ = 3- . 381.

So the day was divided primarily into a male portion of 12 and a female portion of 12". because they have no contextual meaning. + 12 =24. 6. or a circumference value. in a characteristic of an origin is form common for measures of time and space. Six (6) days finish the 4 equal parts of 6 each. and gives the cone from the triamrle all 3. 5. and dividing the 24 into Darkness was taken as an idea implying female. and Thus we have let this 24 be the terrestrial and celestial circle of 360. or 24 hours. and 144 X 36 = 51S4. and between the dark. into specific por- and 12. from whence the pyramid values have been seen to spring. or 6 X X 5 X ^ = 360. The 5. For terminology. an idea implying male. the light part from the tions of 12 among other things. 2. or 24 hours or parts. Let together 12 and heaven be 12. . APPENDIX. while V" B H V is 6. for 5184 at the same time the characteristic of a solar day thirds and of the square yard in inches muUiplied by 4. 4.y m i m Genesis says: In the beginning Elohim* 12). 5. (but as T H V—V Aben Ezra says they B H V. to the side (page 27). as has been seen. the natural division. implying an Dr. 6. occultism. or a cross division apparently arbibut perfecting the typical square of 4 in one. the value of the exact solar day. = = Then the text says: And the earth (aretz) was TH V— V B H V. which - with the use of the triangle gives. so the text. compassing the heavens and the (God) made heaven earth. and earth (ar tz 12). by translating these words as higgledy piggledy). let the cosmos the technical terms heaven and earth. and light as * Elohim is the origin or for one value 31415. be considered as divided into earth be 12. designating ground method of circular construction: it can also be made to signify in a correlative or cognate connection 401 X 3^ ^= 14436. then He divided. divided into 360 parts of 15 parts each.54 SUPPCEMENT TO SOURCE OF MEASURES. be- tiveen the light trary. value of TH V is 4. must simply be translated idem sonans. An illustration may be seen of a method of initi'al steps toward the re- sults involved in the foregoing treatise. which words. Wordsworth has not added to the sublimity of the Scriptures. First (. Now preparing for a day God divided dark part.

\feet to the side. or En- glish yard). but this word is D = 4. or He now commands text). to and 72. of 144 square feet. and a morning in the 6 days a total of {man). the cosmos. the 144 has been divided into 72 solar of the which equals the characteristic day value in thirds. will be the side of a (in place of the ADM square whose area 144 square feet squares of an square of an area of 144 square inches). the or 4-144: and each of these squares. showing a unit idea). 55 cosmos: each day designated as an evening {ivotnan). for 12 X i- = I44- Thus changing A D M value from area (144 square inches) to linear measure (144 inches in we have an interior square (central) of 144 inches to the side. and is 4—144 (where K D in M is the equivalent of A D M or 144). are also 144 inches in linear measure. or a square of 12 for length of side. for t.=51^4. making an exterior square of 288 inches to the side (or 24 feet). out of the East. as seen. or i square yard: so that thence. just where it X co-ordinates with linear measure. as a common may source (or the name Jared. for it says: ? And God East from planted a garden in Eden. and 4 such area. the nucleus of 4 others of the same dimensions. ox gar den - Eden equal for one value 24 (or ^ =3 is -(-«:=5-|-o=7 in a Irtgher + ''^='4 + =5 '* :^ a total of 24).««/^. or 24. or a total circumference of 288 4 length). female parts (so. because is referred to no place of departure. or Hcbcl [Abel]. Then these squares will show. into them. 72 born by use of 12 and 12. or Y R D. Passing over the 7th day (as empty. Where East it where? It is not a geographical term.So there are Tims the number 144 is in all 144. hours ?K«/^ and hours 72 /<?. then 72 7. and as correlatively. or a circle. or the very it tirst occurs). number completing the 6 days of have together made 144. or A U M. and since ADM a square area of 144. that is is. Eden comSo God planted a garden Now since the words gn-odn. given by as thus finishing the 6 days of the cosmos. God until the close of the garden scene. in the multiply. made word used. the male and which AD M divided. first an area and 4 of them complete the garden. for the 6 days. the fore- going leads up to the construction of the garden . then 12 such lengths denomination as of is feet for inches. The word M' KD M. where or 144. cognately. nor should the word man be used in translation.iS4 — ^— = 1296. posed of 4 squares of 144 each. X = .APPENDIX. of 144 square feet. and inter-interpreting. or nothing. truly M' K D M. which has no evening nor morning. there be a weaving together of time and distance meas- ures as inter-connecting. together equaling one day. indeed. each. put together will form a square of 2. 12X1-= i44- It is said that ADM A= I. to which the generic term man is here wrongly (the translation. M =-4. and. while of 12 feet to the side.

and as a fact. and nvhose summit shall be a square platform of i foot den. or f )7 f was esteemed the corner stone finishing a structure or . be assumed may as the actual measure of the side of the summit platform of the great pyra- mid (see ZZ-Vi feet). 318. dispensation. or narrative. or of an area of 144 square inches. use. or pavement on the summit of the great pyramid.9433+ feet. in other words. He was diameter \. I = N= i. for this last is 144 also. a circumference of 100. as designated by the letters = i. or 24 feet to the or 28S inches. the two words A D M and K D M give us the name Adam Kadmon. or gnosticism. of the base side of the great pyramid. to a for one value. 2400 feet is circumference to a diameter of 763. which last. Now construct a pyramid of 24 feet to the side. as finishing is with a cap. and 100 feet will be a circumference to a diameter of 31. taken diameter 10. and R = 2. for architectural purposes. when it is God placed the AD M. or diameter to Both the garden and gnostic use. but while Jesus was the son of Joseph the car- f enter. is in value so that the H S value. and their es- sential inter-connection. and the sides.18+ 2 is diameter 10 I 1. gives a circumference of the square of 2S8 X 4 ^ 1152.5^ 152. are to be clearly denoted by symbols. as seen. respectively. will be. to I each corner of a square and N R I). or 144. or I I SUPPLEMENT TO SOURCE OF MEASURES. means He was also the son of David: now DVD (Hebrew for David) a joiner.Kabbalism). 31. now removed. notes a of Abel or this 10]. 2400 and 100 feet. in- its historical. S+ feet.* or I H S. side. And this agrees architecturally with Christian kabbalism. the base of which. or corner stone. Smythe's measures of same. allowing for the finish. to a is +3= 5 + 10.S309+ feet. for Jesus. roughly made about 400 inches or This would tend to show that the pyramid itself was in its fin- ished state truncated instead of being carried up to a point.o a circumference value with the Gnostics the cap-stone of it very pyramid of the garden. or the numerical value of name was. they can be read as whence emanated the said that ten Sephiroth in Hebrew . showing a building system dependently of the very construction of the language. and the gnostic value of His as 318. or K D M (or A DM. whom he had made in this gar- (or 144 inches area) to the side: multiply these values by 100. 5. circumference of (as circumference of unity and Abel (Hebrew H B L = who Adam also) a prototype of Jesus. 1 N R (or place these letters one. thus carpenter in and joiner. of the base and summit. So. . letters. The garden I as a square of 12 -(- 12. since this garden is seen to have its origin from T44. [3. the actual measure we can refer this placing to a central square of i foot to the side. which once understood can never be dismissed from the mind as part and parcel of the Biblical scheme. and of Egypt. which * It is passing strange.

and we have a cube of S cubes of 12 feet to the side each. thus: \ . placed one at each corner of the square. 57 N R I (and 1152-^-8 = A M Make a cube of this gar- den of 24 to the side.5 =^ 243 or Abram). or I foot. to the side.APPENDIX. is the center square or cube of 12 inches. But A D M. read I D or 144. and therefore he is concealed in the very heart of the cube. or Adam. while 1215 -7.

and for reference to. After the has been Adam says of her: She shall be called •woman because she was taken out of mati. and then made use unmis- Temple construction. or this the side of this square loin. his middle. are but orderly developments from a (the real Encampment. The surface area of a cube is of 10 cubits to the edge 1770+ Jiolv so that the garden also significant of a reduced t'he \alue of the also. 8^3. all steps of development are made : pointing to the primary use of the forms 113 : 355 and 6561 20612. or diameter to 355 as a circumference. or among them place these figures. with the pyramid measures). and shith or tainl}' BWaas Beginning term for the book of Genesis). and included the inch. which is the area of the circle inscribed in the square also. reads tJie xvoman. by the division. as woman seen. the Tabernacle. This new word reads A= i. a word designative of something from whence the ADM. which. the the Temple. this * In modern times the discoverer of Peter Metius. 5. . created in this prepared garden. in Hebrew. ^=3-j-«=50-f-o=:7o-(-(f = 4-)-«-^50=a is Now is the cubic value feet. or a square of 10630+ to the side. The woman was taken from middle. or and — gives his half.58 SUPPLEMENT TO SOURCE OF MEASURES. and since all the structure? of the Bibie. 5153. \)y Ezekiel. or H' A S H. The similitude between the Garden of Eden and the pyramid initial steps. yard. scaled to 144 square feet. the of holies. we can cer144 inches. These values are for various uses in determin- ing combinations: a square. width north and south of the queen's chamber in the pyramid. 5315. look upon this use of 12^^ in the the simple beginning of an entire sj'stem. because the words signify the measuring stone. the /"////values of the letters of the words garden total feet. are of 177. is taken as the square area of 12 to the side. So. man. but quadrature value 113 : 355. I = i. as. veloped as progress of in is made more and more completely debooks of the Law. a great variety of further use of. is takable in these which once taken. and mile. is said to have been this seems to have been a nom ae guerre.153 feet divided by 3 = i. one to each corner of I 5 5 3 and we can read area 6561. which was a cube of 10 cubits to edge. 113. toot. or woman we did could be produced. then the side of is its square will be •/113. 71766 -(- 10 cubits are 17. or side. Here the word for matt is not but A I S.1766+ feet.'^ Use 113 as a square area as AD M. as the Ark. Edeti or gn-odn. or and we have. For instance: ADM.

7X9 = 63. take this value as i While ADM is 144.uz. then an explanation and preparation for a succeeding ceding the diagram. will produce tree which. while the circumference of the 4 inscribed . taken is at diameter to 76 3. L' DR S. and 5184. are one in the center of this garden. or Beginning. The orderly arrangement from B'rashith. the source of the exact measures of the pyramid as to the other form under Abram. or a serpent coiled with its tail [spike or. is Abram is 243.«e/ was a serpent erecting lative Sharpe says the hieroglyph of head through its coils. its the letter ^/. 36. and 324 its is the % being 243. the foundation of so much kabbalistic comment. and the -woman. in turn. or 3-42-3. is where the word so on. because this so on. outside. Jacob in the Tabernacle and the EnThen a further step explained diagram by pyramid are given. The was o-tz. the full diagram and even detailed measures of the Egyptian at close of ark of Noah.APPENDIX.) And The Hebrew word I. = And so on. where. and Isaac. can similarly be taken + 4 + 4 =^ The word as 14-3 + 5:^9. : : Now is the name Abram giving or 36 the ground. just pre- Appendix. a copu3. and Instance! 243. as of the king's chamber.of the {standard) of the circumference of base (The name Abraham gives further detailed measures. and so on.he base side of the pyramid. and with and his sons in Egypt. number. and we have a large square of 486 to the side. inultipiied by the square root of Si. with 4 inscribed circles of a circumference of each: put these 4 squares together. and elsewhere. gimel stands or 7 and for the 9. Make 4 squares of 243 to the 763. phallus) touching the opening of the mouth {yoni) and the the letter tcth stands for number 9. or standard form. and 9 a male and 1296X4 36^=1296. the copulation. itself. we can A S H. number which. then in the scription. 4074074+. and the serpent. So Adam. seems a dea diagram. or is 135. in contrast with Moses says: (Both values are brought together. as of the garden. as to which 7 is a female number. when Because the people come imto tne to inquire of Elohitn. showing either 342 or 324. (See "Note" a preparation for a campment.) Then follows under further development Abram^ and Lot. for Abram L VT X 9 = 324. the J^ standard height of the pyramid. The 9- serpent the letter tcth.) To get the exact value of the measures of the 20626. Lot of 648. the standard height of the pyramid. Again. woman. pyramid we had the change from 20612 6561 to 64800 circles give the total length pyramid. 9.-!- side each. is symbol. . or reversed. as the number 9. the name Lot gives us the correlative exact form. which in feet the stand- ard length of t. closing Sarah. the yi of 486. the number 9 59 is prominentlj suggested.47001 +.

6o SUPPLEMENT TO SOURCE OF MEASURES. 6. meaning this 565. value is arid inverted it is 763. with a ^o«c said to be in the body oi is to a The word man (113). for = 63.ue of base side of the pyrait And this 763 is itself a perversion for 2400. In short. as in couching the most wonderful poetry it of the world's duration. may be taken as 36* must always spring. and this can be placed in another form of 56. I H V H is the tetragrammaton . and exact. if this sj'Stem of exact science (call it so) is natural and divine. or to designate Its means one thing an mean another. 36. and poetic use. or 1065 X 5 = 52S0 or the number of is feet in a mile. numerical. that it should answer all the ordinary purposes of a language. or square and we have otz-m. or bone. and the other otzm. or 1296. and cosmical system of exact enunciation ? Truly it bewilders one. mathematical. r . geometrical. append final metn. 7: Add 3 + 6 = 9. A language thus displayed as containing a number system. then indeed the Bible at last can be found to contain those exactitudes of Divine work- manship which can not be interpreted but in a common way: therefore a great light and no confusion of interpretation. in harmonic unison with historical use. right to left its value reads from form of 113 diameter to 355. for 113 5 10.5 word. to say. In this connection. or inverted. the use of these catchwords refers to the everlasting duration of the system to which the}' are = and 6336 is the mile value in inches. brings up the question was it (or is it) men to so construct a language. The containment by the Bible of this system in no manner a dispar- agement to it in any possible point of view: to the contrary. and its or- derly development through to the completion of a obedience to. involving the values of the word tree in the garden. while could. 9. showing the index of standard. val. to 3. and all its extraordinary uses. one square yard. 6. mid. have 7. of the cosmos as an or materialization possible for Divine thought.«. invert or turn end for end. and the % of i mav to refer. which indestructible. narrative use. whence new life word 9 for tree in the garden. LV Z or Luz is 3. most perfect unfolding of. This is a X = X irom the other end. blend in a fully de- veloped. astronomical. or as 36 X 4 ^44 or Adam. to pervert. or perverted. =^otz or tree in the garden. Bone is a form of the one is otz. then word bone is from L V Z we . showing that the thus a growth from Luz. familiar social use. is taken in connection or Adam (144). because implies a diameter circumference of 2400. 7. But to show another use take the same form as being multiplied 56501. o-tz is 7 X while otz-m solar day in thirds.

ch. to Lamech and Noah. and Japhet. 6l NOTE TO APPENDIX. the cipher becomes meaningless. is. which is S cubes of 5 to the side. So reading the sentence from for the characteristic numbers denoted. to left) Ham. which we can use his sons. (i. and Substitute the values of the letters." that he be- that left. in seem determine the measures of the pyramid another but an equivalent set of measures than those used in the garden. v. and eth Japhet. for his It name. hundred (years) 17 07 7 Read from read. and the values 1777- It then says: And Noah was Ben Cfiomesk. 31. 3 in place of the names of and Noah gat 3. right to Shem. Ham. founded on the number value 5.) But take the three sons as mentioned. or 5 — 8. " as we can the number 5. The Adamic chronology ends proceeds 32) with to the preparation of the ark. in The Hebrew the days reads very perculiarly (besides from right to different value will be read from left to right. But as so7t he is 5. left). reads: Noah was son of one hundred (years). such form that a It says: And all of Lamech were {sic from right to left) one seven and (years) seventy and seven. (5). and we have 3515 5153 which arrangement discovers (2. and Japhet.APPENDIX. is. eth Cham. in the (3-) we have 8 I 4 S 6 . and we have (from right M S Shem. is equals a cube of 10 to the edge. the object being to show of that he 5 a unit of measure. his letters are N— son of 5.) left to right. then the text The last two verses [Gen. or that is. begat eth Shem. M T 4 4 Ch I P 3 V same order.

we have it is and 486.62 SUPPLEMENT TO SOURCE OF MEASURES. as numbers. It was presented to the inner vision of Emanuel Swer^enborg. were 1056 Then adding the 600 of Noah. that it is there the love and delight of the angelic hosts to acquire fin from the contents of the Divine Book tal constructive designs of the Creator. memorable and strange The instance stands out. as far as the author can gather. by reverse reading. and the years of the world to the begetting of Noah. and. where we have. teach the Divine constructive process of the entire universe. that in the unseen. used Thus. in length of side of base 2. with the source of 6561 5153. verses. in development.) (3. for 1056X5=^5280 which shadows out the value 10 I 5 6 5 H V H or the yekovah value as a measure. (4-) 1656 6561 is Again: 1056 the ^ of one mile.) we have 444. which is contained also in these : . 600 Sum. and in (i. we see a passage from the use of the number 12 in the garden. 6561: 5153 the source of the pyramid. that it is understood. as were.injected. as someto his thing strange understanding. not familiar to his culture.) and (4.) we have 1777. but more obscurely. also. besides. he simply enunciates as a ing. the menThis communication. Hebrew). teach- into his thought. also. in length of it side of base 444 cubits. It was shown him as to its uses. Now the pyramid in circumference of base is 1777 cubits. in infinite but harmonic arrangement. it is agreeably to the rank of the heaven. the Hebrew holds the same rank as a language. 381. strange to it his apprehension. or aspect. as pheall nomenal in Swedenborg's writings. the other form of 113 355. as here. abrupth. He was the son of Lamech. Again: Noah was 600 years old. as re- gards correspondences. to feet and cubits. is 381 feet multiplied by and its height is 4S6 feet. He furthermore says. while he says. In In (2. or read. appreciated in its In the lowest heaven received and simple narrative form. it being there especially the vehicle of Divine teaching. in the innermost heaven it is read as consisting of numbers which. as a matter utterly de hers his .

. we. which can be asserted not a possibility. author's comprehension.APPENDIX. in these present discover- very learned Jews recognize the long lost keys to their ancient Kab- bala. at the same time linguistic and numerical. he natural cognitions. ies. coupling the present discovery of Biblical use. a certain extent. speaking of just that property of tne language. 63 Such. or possible conceptions. The matter grows stranger when. with arises a Swedenborg's assertion made over one hundred j'ears ago. but its discoverea real characteristic m the Hebrew Bible. To the in the uses of its terms. to the enunciation. there most remarkable test of the spiritual illumination of Swedenborg necessarily. being the case. find that however he came by was as.

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