(Greek) A monstrous creature with one-hundred arms, the offspring of Gaia (earth) and Uranus (sky). Sometimes Poseidon is mentioned as his father.
"In these studies of Kabbalah, we need to be practical; there are authors who write marvels, but when one looks at them, one realizes that they have not lived what they have written; they did not experience it in themselves, and that is why they are mistaken. I understand that one must write what one has directly experienced by oneself. I have proceeded in this way for my part."