The magic of Nine

Sound Healing / Meditation Yoga and life itself 

If you only knew the magnificence of the 3,6 and 9, then you would have a key to the universe.

Nikola Tesla

9 is the highest single-digit number in the decimal system.

Multiples of 9 make up the 108 beads on a Mala with one additional larger “guru” bead

Number 108 pop’s up in yoga, nature, and astrology. Its why sun salutations are often performed in nine rounds when times by the 12 postures we have 108.

As we practise chanting, breathwork, or asana in rounds of this sacred number, we become aligned with the rhythm of the universe and the energy of the divine source.

Sanskrit the ancient language still used in yoga today, although no longer spoken it is used in the naming of asana, they are the postures, and of course mantra. There are 54 letters in Sanskrit, language when written down its called Devanāgarī the letters also have masculine (Shiva) or feminine (Shakti), therefore totalling 108

The Law of Three is “the second fundamental cosmic law” and explains why so many things occur in threes. Positive-negative-neutral, past-present-future, length-width-depth, solid-liquid-gas, etc, etc. Gurdjieff said the three centres in a human were the Intellectual Centre, the Emotional Centre and the Moving Centre.

Mathematics of the universe.

For example, the diameter of the Sun is 108 times the diameter of the Earth and the average distance of the Sun and the Moon to Earth is 108 times their respective diameters.

Mathematicians from the Vedic tradition came to view 108 as the number representing the wholeness of existence.

Placing significance on the number 108 reminds us of our place in the cosmic order of things.

And of course, this breaks down to 9, 6, and 3

108 x 4 = 432

It’s one of the most fascinating subjects to look at in more closely, the number 432 found in geometry the shapes and the numbers and how they add up. And keep coming back to 432

In ancient music singing bowls and flutes were found to be tuned to this frequency which is the frequency use for meditation. alpha brain wave, for brain wave entrainment.