5 Elements. Everything in nature is made up of the Five Sacred Elements: Earth, Water, Fire, Air, and Space. These... Read More
5 Elements. Everything in nature is made up of the Five Sacred Elements: Earth, Water, Fire, Air, and Space. These energies “throw together” all of creation and has affected human transformation. This is intended as an explanation of the complexity of nature and all matter by breaking it down into simpler substances. Understanding of five elements of nature can help understand the laws of nature and to use this knowledge to achieve greater health and happiness.
In the basis of Tibetan tradition five elements are the Five Pure Lights. Everything is illusory, since the basis never displays as anything other than the five lights. When a neutral awareness recognized the lights as its own display, then that was Samantabhadra (immediate liberation without the performance of virtue). The Five Pure Lights are essentially the Five Wisdoms and the Five Buddhas, if we recognize their purity…
Space is both a unifying and dividing principle for all denser elements. It is omnipresent since it is the space between all the other elements. Space is eternal, has no beginning and no end. He is a symbol of purity and harmony. A person in whom the ether element is perfect is whole and self-sufficient. He does not identify himself with his body or mind, but realizes that «I am» is the soul, eternal and unchanging, he is not subject to the suffering of the material world, he has the highest awareness and continuous connection with the Divine principle.