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What, you may ask, has an egg got to do with the planets and the universe?

Vernon Sankey By
13th August 2020

What, you may ask, has an egg got to do with the planets and the universe?

This imaginative picture is a creative reflection of the idea that the whole cosmos is implicit in every part of it.

The universe is not constructed, mechanical or a political hierarchy with a supreme leader. Rather it is organic and relational and what affects one part affects all the others as we are all One. This is Oneness. We are all connected and interdependent, whether we like it or not.


When you look at a flower, or the sky or a blade of grass, the whole world comes with it.


William Blake understood this when he wrote: ‘To see a World in a Grain of Sand, And a Heaven in a Wild Flower, Hold Eternity in the palm of your hand, And Infinity in an hour.’

 

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