Ants: units of love and time
Here is some more on ant…
In the Greek myth of Psyche and Eros, tiny ants embody the methodical, discriminating work that helps Psyche, or soul, to sort the seeds of her relationship to the divine principle of Love (von Franz, The Golden Ass of Apuleius).
The Story of Psyche and Eros The so-called psyche or butterfly is generated from caterpillars which grow on green…webspace.ship.edu
Hinduism has found in the ant an emblem of the smallness of a unit of time — the endless succession of universes, ambitions, countless rebirths, Indras and Brahmas, saviors and gods (Zimmer, Myths and Symbols in Indian Art and Civilization).
The ancient Indian tradition of anthill worship is widespread among the Hindus of Goa. In the Goan praxis, the anthill…blog.parrikar.com