Properties of the number 200
According to R. Allendy, "it is the duality in the creature, duality of tendencies, magnetic polarities, poles of homology, sexuality, but not duality of constitution: soul-body, as claims Descartes with the official Church".
Correspond to the Hebraic letter "resch", associated with the twentieth mystery of the Tarot: the Judgement, that is to say the upheaval and the antagonism.
Two hundred soldiers, seventy horsemen and two hundred men-at-arms escorted Paul for his transfer to Caesarea. (Act 23,23)
For the oblation, the holocaust and the sacrifice of communion, an ewe was taken on a herd of 200 of the prairies of Israel. (Ezk 45,15)
The 200 great shields of beaten gold that made Solomon. (1 K 10,16)
The 200 pomegranates round one capital in the palace of Solomon. (1 K 7,20)
The weight of the hair of Absalom was 200 shekels, king's weight. (2 S 14,26)
David killed 200 Philistines and brought their foreskins back to the king Saul to become his son-in-law. (1 S 18,27)
According to the Book of Enoch, 200 wire of gods decided to take as marries the girls of the men. And these women gave birth to what became a day the race of giants whose speaks the Bible. The history tells thereafter that these monstrous alliances between the angels and the girls of men were cursed by God and that these giants turned later against the men so as to enslave them.
The number 200 is used 34 times in the Bible.
The number 200 is used twice in the Koran. (Koran VIII, 66 and VIII, 67)
Last modification: December 19, 1998