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By V. Odajnyk

Introducing a brand new typology in response to energy, Eros, subject and Spirit because the motivations that outline human attitudes and behavior, the ebook outlines 8 character forms in keeping with the extraverted and introverted deployment of the 4 drives and applies those typological different types to Freud, Adler and Jung.

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Zeus presides over the physical, social and moral 20 Archetype and Character laws that govern the universe and wields the thunderbolt to enforce his will. The eagle, king of the birds and associated with the sun, is a chief attribute of Zeus and a symbol of Imperial Rome. In other mythologies, the Nordic Thor with his hammer and thunderbolts, the Indian lord of the sky, Indra, with his lightning, and the Egyptian sun-god Ra, king over both gods and men, are other manifestations of the archetype of Power.

Power is closely linked with Logos, whose etymological root lego means “to count, tell, say or speak”. Thus Psalm 33 states: “By the word 18 Archetypes of Power, Eros, Pneuma and Physis 19 of the Lord were the heavens made . . For he spake, and it was done; he commanded, and it stood fast” (verses 6 and 9). Similarly, the Gospel of St John commences with these words: “In the beginning was the Word and the Word was with God, and the Word was God . . All things were made by him; and without him was not any thing made that was made” (verses 1 and 3).

The spider’s thread is considered the umbilical cord, the golden chain or the link between the created and the creator, and can be used to climb back up and return to one’s origins. In Mid-Eastern myths, gods have nets to catch human beings and bind them to their will. In Persia, the mystics arm themselves with nets to capture God and become one with their Beloved. In Greek myth it seems fitting that Hephaistos captures his wife, Aphrodite, and her lover, Ares, in flagrante delicto with an invisible net: here, for all the gods to see, the God of War and the Goddess of Love are caught in a union with the entangling strands of Eros.

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