This is the golden fabric in which the shadow of God lives

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Carl Jung Depth Psychology

Carl Jung’s Red Book Illustration 115 with a Caption that says: “This is the golden fabric in which the shadow of God lives.”

“One does not become enlightened by imagining figures of light, but by making the darkness conscious.” Here, the encounter with the shadow within psychic processes – a drawing from the “Red Book.” ~Carl Jung; (Wehr, 1989: 55).

I hear the roaring of the morning wind, which comes over the mountains. The night is overcome, when all my life was subject to eternal confusion and stretched out between the poles of fire.

My soul speaks to me in a bright voice: “The door should be lifted off its hinges to provide a free passage between here and there, between yes and no, between above and below, between left and right. Airy passages should be built between all opposed
things, light smooth streets should lead from one pole to…

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