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Chinese elements correspondences

The Chinese system of correspondences is as follows.  In effect every one of the following things within a column could be seen in a vision, dream etc and mean one of the 5 Chinese elements.

Element

Wood

Fire

Earth

Metal

Water

Material

Wind, Moisture

Air

Minerals

Ink

Mind

Rubber

Paper

Plants

Poison

Wax Dissolve Carbon Clouds Health

Space

Heat

Light

Lava

Radiation

Sparks

Plasma, Explosions, Burn

Blaze,

Oil,

Ash,

 Smoke,

 Glass,

Sun,

Clay,

Rock,

Dust,

Sand,

Mud,

Crystal,

Powder,

Shadow,

Space,

Darkness,

Gravity,

Bone

 

Lightning, Magnetism,

Electric,

Rust,

Gold,

Silver,

Steel,

Iron,

Platinum,

Titanium,

Copper,

Bronze,

Brass,

Blood,

Forge,

Stars,

Diamond,

Energy

Sea,

Ice,

Storms,

Rain,

Steam,

Fluid,

Sound,

Mist,

Acid,

Salt,

Time,

Pressure,

Moon,

Mirror,

Snow,

Frost,

Sugar

Color

Green

Red

Yellow

White

Black

Shape

Rectangular

Triangle

Square

Round

Curve

Cardinal direction

East

South

Center

West

North

Planet

Jupiter

Mars

Saturn

Venus

Mercury

Heavenly creature

Azure Dragon

Vermilion Bird

Yellow Dragon

White Tiger

Black Tortoise

Phase

New Yang

Full Yang

Yin/Yang balance

New Yin

Full Yin

Season

Spring

Summer

 

Autumn

Winter

Observations

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