19. What is the meaning of the Last Catastrophe of the Third Period?

The period from the beginning to the end of Heaven and Earth is called a Cycle of Heaven and Earth. There are twelve Phases in a Cycle. Each Phase takes ten-thousand and eight-hundred (10,800) years.

The forces in the spiritual world and the material world change in each Phase. These changes are reflected as major catastrophes.

In a Cycle, the first six Phases belong to yang and represent creation and cultivation; the last six Phases belong to yin and represent harvesting and suspension. Continue reading “19. What is the meaning of the Last Catastrophe of the Third Period?”

7. Why is that Qi-tien and Xiang-tien will have ends?

In Qi-tien, 9, 12 there are yin and yang. The interactions between yin and yang result in changes. Since there are changes, there must be births and deaths. Since there are births and deaths, there must be beginnings and ends.

Confucius said,

“All objects have roots and branches;
all events have beginnings and ends.”

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