In this book we are introduced to the Egyptian royal measuring tool,
an instrument, 52 cm long, showing a list of 28 images, used by
architects, engineers and masons to build pyramids and temples.
Medhananda's research revealed, that it was meant not simply for
building monuments but was perceived also as a secret codex with
28 symbols corresponding to a list of 'gods', of soul powers and
the phases of the moon.
This codex was meant as a program of self-knowledge and transcendence,
an ancient discipline of self-culture, aimed at developing self
So we find 28 'exercises', each helping us to become aware of our
own soul powers and to 'build' our complex self with the 'stuff'