Properties of the number 63
Represent the organization, 3, in the cosmic harmony, 60, producing the full development of all things - 6+3 = 9 - according to R. Allendy. It would represent also the complete series of the evolutionary cycles - 7x9 = 63 - and as odd, it would mark the passage towards a final state that would be the number 64.
The 63 books in the Mishna (writings of the rabbinical Judaism and of the Pharisees) gathered in six great sections, called in Hebrew "sedarim", whose each of them contains seven to thirteen treaties, for a total of 523 chapters.
The 63 titles attributed to the Virgin Mary that we find in the Book of Prayers from the Girls of the charity, that would be equal to the number of years of terrestrial life of the Virgin Mary.
Number of years that lasted the walking of Ram - or Rama around of who the Hindu people has elaborated their religion - that he undertakes with his army for the purpose to break the yoke of tyrants of his time (approximately 35000 years BC). His illumination happened during this period and it is at the end of this long walking that he accomplishes his final ascension, in the presence of several thousands of persons.
The man enters in a year named "climacteric" at each seventh or ninth of his life, that the Ancient told critical or dangerous, especially the sixty third, product of 7x9.
The 63 boxes of the labyrinth in the game of the Goose, each one having a masonic meaning. This game which is played with the cubic stone, this one being a freemason symbol. The 63 boxes represent also the different stages of the human life. The goose represents the human soul intended to become on the last box the swan, Hindu symbol of the karmic liberation.
The word «taçâouf» that means "to practice the Sufism" and which is written "tâ-çad-wâw-fa" adds up 63. And the word Sufism which is written "çad-wâw-fa-yâ-hâ" adds up 56. The subtraction gives 7. Thus the difference between the exercise of the Sufism and the Sufism gives 7, number representing a value highly symbolic for them.
The word Writing (proper noun) is used 63 times in the Bible.
The sum of the occurrences of all numbers of the New Testament multiple of 8 and written under their cardinal form gives 63.
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