Definitions: (1) of heaven; divine; a blessed place <the place you go to after this earth life>; (2) of the heavens or sky; (3) very pleasing; wonderful

• Let the thankful heart sweep through the day and, as the magnet finds the iron, so it will find, in every hour, some heavenly blessings! — Henry Ward Beecher (1813–1887) American clergyman & social reformer
• Some people are so heavenly minded that they are of no earthly good. — Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. (1809–1894) American physician, poet, & polymath [six disciplines]
     Note: Therefore mix and match heavenly values and earthly positive qualities.

Comment: The firmament (visible sky) just continues to get bigger as telescopes get more sophisticated. There is no reason our mental view cannot also absorb more information. And, of course, our spiritual nature (soul) is growing all the time.

Observation: There are may names for the afterlife, they include: Valhalla, The Elysian Fields, The Great Beyond, The Kingdom on High, The Pure Land, Shangri-La, Shambhala, The Place of Peace, The Hidden Land, The Summerland, or The Gardens of Bliss, Nirvana, Zion.

Symbols: 1) the night sky; 2) a pastoral setting