8. Hod

Glory, Reverberation

The Eighth Path is called the Absolute or Perfect Intelligence because it is the mean of the Primordial, which has no root by which it can cleave or rest, save in the hidden places of Gedulah, from which emanates its proper essence.

WorldColorDivine AspectTarot Card
AtziluthViolet purpleElohim Tzabaoth ("The Lord of Hosts")Eight of Wands: Swiftness
  BriahOrangeMichael ("Like unto God")Eight of Cups: Abandoned success
YetzirahRusset redBeni Elohim ("Sons of God")Eight of Swords: Shortened force
AssiahYellowish brown, flecked goldKokab ("The Stellar Light"), MercuryEight of Pentacles: Prudence

Symbols:Names, Versicles, Apron
Body:Loins and legs
Virtue:TruthfulnessVice:Falsehood, Dishonesty
Spiritual Experience:Vision of Splendour
Magical Image:A hermaphrodite
Gods:Thoth, Anubis, Hermes, Hermanubis, Athena, Minerva, Mercury, Heimdall, Odin, Gwion, Garuda, Tvashiri, Nabu, El, Quetzacoatl, Nanualpili, Yi