The metaphysical comprehends (3) the physical in such a way that the latter comes to be known as lower and outward, or manifest, while the former is higher and inward, or immanifest
. The relation between the manifest and the immanifest
is not of the order of two things on the horizontal plane.
Thinking about this, he tested whether the ring held this power, and it happened thus: by turning the ring inward he became immanifest
, and outward [he became] manifest.