The Krita Yuga was without disease; there was no lessening with the years; there was no hatred or vanity, or evil thought whatsoever; no sorrow, no fear. The silver age comes after golden age where as time goes by, the souls, who are the actors in this drama, undergo a gradual decline.
The Roman poet Ovid simplified the concept by reducing the number of Ages to four: In common with the many other mystery cults prevalent in the Graeco-Roman world and their Indo-European religious antecedentsthe world view of Orphism was cyclical.
With the exception of the Heroic Age, each succeeding age was worse than the one that went before. Golden age is the time when the human beings are full of all the divine virtues and have all the seven qualities peace, purity, love, wisdom, happiness, power and bliss to the fullest.
The drama begins with the Golden Age, when every soul expresses its original qualities of purity, peace, love and truth, and human relationships are marked by complete harmony. It struck the statue on its feet of iron and clay and smashed them. According to the Puranas there are 71 such cycles in a life of Manu whose life duration is But the rock that struck the statue became a huge mountain and filled the whole earth.
In this period, Baldr reigns. Ashrams become devoid of wickedness and deceit. Other Golden Ages[ edit ] There are analogous concepts in the religious and philosophical traditions of the South Asian subcontinent.
For example, the Vedic or ancient Hindu culture saw history as cyclical, composed of yugas with alternating Dark and Golden Ages.
One view, termed "soft" primitivism in an illuminating book by Lovejoy and Boas  conceives of primitive life as a golden age of plenty, innocence, and happiness—in other words, as civilized life purged of its vices.
The virtuous nature of these divine beings is mirrored by nature, which is in its pristine state and serves humans with abundance.
The average life expectancy of a human being in Satya Yuga is believed to be aboutyears. This is the time remembered as heaven or paradise by humanity.
Virgil and Ovid[ edit ] Writing in Latin during the turbulent period of revolutionary change at the end of the Roman Republic roughly between 44 and 38 BCEthe poet Virgil moved the setting for his pastoral imitations of Theocritus back to an idealized Arcadia in Greece, thus initiating a rich and resonant tradition in subsequent European literature.
Although Virgil does not mention the Golden Age by name in the Georgics, he does refer in them to a time of primitive communism before the reign of Jupiterwhen: They dwelt in ease and peace. Gold, Bronze, Silver, and Iron.
Arcadia[ edit ] A tradition arose in Greece that the site of the original Golden Age had been Arcadiaan impoverished rural area of Greece where the herdsmen still lived on acorns and where the goat-footed god Pan had his home among the poplars on Mount Maenalus.
Similar beliefs occur in the ancient Middle East and throughout the ancient world, as well. And henceforth they are called deities, that we remember them as were our ancestors and whose divinity is worshiped in Hindu temples. The other, "hard" form of primitivism conceives of primitive life as an almost subhuman existence full of terrible hardships and devoid of all comforts—in other words, as civilized life stripped of its virtues.
In the 5th century BCE, the philosopher Empedocleslike Hesiod before him, emphasized the idea of primordial innocence and harmony in all of nature, including human society, from which he maintained there had been a steady deterioration until the present.
The gods had entrusted Pandora with a box that she was forbidden to open; however, her uncontrollable curiosity got the better of her and she opened the box, thereby unleashing all manner of evil into the world.
After the world fall at the end of the fourth, worst age the Kali yuga named after the Messianic figure Kali, the cycle should be continued, eventually culminating in a new golden age. Orphics sometimes identified the Golden Age with the era of the god Phaneswho was regent over the Olympus before Cronus.
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