Existence is predicated on duration that is a function of Time. Hence Time is the fundamental basis of existence and takes precedence over all other forms and shapes, including Space.
Self-awareness and sentience emerges from intelligence through memories of the past and the hopes and dreams of the future when it hears the rhythms of Time.
Physics claims to have a caught a bird and put it in a relativistic cage only to realise that what it has caught is only a clay image of the bird. The real bird -- time as it is intuitively understood -- is still flying free in the sky, unfettered by the logical bars that define the cage of science.
Chronomantra is coming soon.