Occult Science in India, by Louis Jacoilliot, , at sacred-texts.com
Every morning those who have been initiated into the third degree, after terminating
The border of triangles signifies that everything in nature is subject to the laws of the Trinity.
The germThe wombThe offspring.
The seedThe earthThe plant.
The fatherThe motherThe child.
The serpent is a symbol of wisdom and perseverance. It also indicates that the multitude are not to be admitted to a revelation of the higher truths, which often lead weak minds to insanity and death. The seven-knotted stick represents the seven degrees of the power of evocation and external manifestation, which form the subject
of study to those who have been initiated into the various degrees with which we are acquainted:
Pourohitaor Priest of Popular Evocations.