Upton on hurricane-names

Consequently, we no longer know what men and women are, When hurricanes were named after women only, this represented a knowledge that stretched back to the beginning of the human race, a knowledge the Hindus designate by the word Shakti: the feminine, self-manifesting power of the Transcendent God. (The Hebrew Shekhina, the glory of God as revealed in the tent of the Tabernacle of the Temple at Jerusalem, carries the same basic idea, and is probably etymologically related.) Power appears in the form of vibration; light, sound, the waves of the sea, the cloud rippples in a mackeral sky. And so does Shakti. Every god in the Hindu pantheon (as well as the Egyptian and the Greek ones, and many others, under different names) was paired with his Skakti, his female consort. The English word “wife” is cognate with the word “vibrate, vibration,” with the German weib (woman), and also with “wave” […] But now we have things like “Hurricane Larry”; In the name of a meaningless and childish idea of “sexual equality,” as well as fear of anything even remotely suggesting romantic heterosexual love, we have unknowingly destroyed a profound symbol-system stretching back to the dawn of human history. And this is exactly what is to be expected at the tail-end of the Kali-Yuga: as polarity is a clear sign of the pralaya, the dissolution of the manifest world.

Charles Upton in “Folk Metaphysics” page 20/1

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