A very interesting post on another version of Yin and Yang… simply under another name.

Liberated Way

The Celtic concept of the Cosmos is of a Wheel and Axis working together.

In a recent blog a reader called Danny Williams explained in the comments the concept of yin and yang.  Williams explained yin and yang in terms of a pendulum, and the interaction of gravity and inertia that drove the Cosmos through the constant inbalance between the two parts.  Williams said that if there was ever balance between yin and yang then the Cosmos would die, since there would be no motion through the activity of inbalance of the parts.

In Celtic philosophy there is no concept of a single universal entity or force like that of the Hebrew religions, instead there are two parts working together.  These parts are symbolised as a Wheel and an Axis.  The wheel is female and the axis is male.  It is best to think of the Celtic Cosmos as like…

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