Seven-Fold Labyrinth – The Cosmic Riddle
is an ancient symbol
and can be found in many places in the world.
Spiritually, this labyrinth symbols the growth and development of men.
The seven stages of the labyrinth represent the stages in spiritual development
as well as the 7 chakras and energetic centers of our bodies.
What is the Riddle?
The ancient riddle
is actually – "How to get out of this labyrinth?"
When we take the key to creating the labyrinth and turn it inside out and outside
in (see below this paragraph) - we find wholeness. This is the only way to get
out of the labyrinth.
The square with a perfect circle inside and a dot in the center is the symbol of gold in Alchemy
. This symbol is actually
the basis for all geometry as it contains all the basic shapes. It also stands
for the highest spiritual level a man can achieve.
The key to the labyrinth turned inside out
The symbol is the way to create the Vesica pisces
– the beginning of
the creation, the basis for the universe. Continuation of this creates the Seed of life
, then the Flower of life
and on to all that was
created and exists. Once a person reaches this spiritual level he is one with
From the key
of the labyrinth to the Vesica Pisces to the Seed of life
I express this idea in many of my works such as the Mobius ring
, The Gordian knot
and God's word
pendants showing the idea of turning
the inside out and outside in and even the Four winds
ring carrying the
phrase "The further one travels the less
" – because the truth is inside us.