Sahasra-dal-kamal, the lotus of a thousand petals. This is the virat region. It was from this point that the virat rup was brought to Arjuna's vision at the time of the battle of Mahabharat. It is the Macrocosm. We proceed on towards the occipital prominence, after we have completed the journey through the sahasrara.
During the course of our march to this point we have to pass through, and cross, the various centres which have their own particular condition. (SS-364,365)