Good Reasonings. The Icept of "Adam and Eve" were borrowed trodditions from prior cultures. The Bible uses the word "nachash" for serpent in Genesis. According to gnostics, this nachash is the same coiled Kundalini which produces a flow of energy from the aligned seven chakras. This is the same energy that is called the "Holy Spirit" by today's christians. This is the realization of God in wo/man.
"Ye shall not surely die for God doth know that in the day ye eat thereof, then your eyes shall be opened, and ye shall be as gods, knowing good and evil" (Gen 3:4-5).
Eve (Hawwa) means life. The apple symbolized sacred knowledge. Eve embraced this sacred knowledge which gives life. Instead of people honoring the sacred feminine power, the teachings were twisted into original sin and the blame of women as the downfall of mankind.
The bible contains many truths. But without an overstanding of history, man will not be able to unravel those truths.
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