The symbol was one of a group of symbols known as “sacred geometry” by the followers of Pythagoras. (If you took high school geometry you might remember the Pythagorean theorem. Same guy.) These geometric symbols were used for charting and understanding concepts that were difficult to put into word.
Wednesday, May 11th, 2011 at 10:14 am
The Enneagram is a personality assessment system widely used by therapists, theologians and business consultants. It covers both the personality and spiritual aspects of nine basic personality types. The enneagon symbol dates back 2,500 years and has surfaced in many cultures including ancient Babylon, Greece and with the monks known as the Desert Fathers.