The Parable of the Triangle and the Ellipse
by Paul Marko, Ph.D.
A certain amount of delight can be found in seeing natural patterns emerge that signify the triumph of human dignity, creativity and cooperation over the forces for involution, as wielded by governments and authoritarian structures everywhere. One of these undeniable and seemingly unstoppable patterns that signify positive changes coming on the horizon, as humanity takes back its humanity, is illustrated in a personal story that I call the triumph of the Ellipse over the Triangle. This natural and almost unstoppable impulse for mankind to cooperate toward a common goal and group benefit, eats away at the traditional, hierarchical, command and control, top down, pyramidal, authoritarian structure of the outgoing Kali cusp era whenever it gets the chance. Replacing it with a more egalitarian and humane pattern that I think could be characteristic of how people will manage collective affairs in the upcoming ascending Dwapara. In this parable, I symbolize our inborn tendency to cooperate and participate as the ellipse and, of course, the triangle is the symbol of the top down structure of oppressive authority.Read more.
Published on Apr 27, 2016