Earth

Heaven Human Earth


Heaven


Sixiang

Taiji

Element

Earth

Color

Yellow (Yang), gold (Yin)

Shape

Square, flat

Energy

Gathering, stabilizing

Qi quality (from Shu Jing)

Takes seed and yields crop

Development phase

Ripening, harvesting

Nature

Stable

Heavenly Body

Earth

Planet

Saturn

Constellation

Buffalo (Ox), Yellow Dragon

Direction

Center

Season

Late summer, Dog Days

Daily period

Afternoon

Hour

1-3AM, 7-9 AM, 1-3 PM, 7-9 PM

Climate

Humid

Weather qi

Sunshine

Weather

Mellow

Pentatonic note

Gong - 1st note (happiness)

Celestial Stem

Wu, Ji

Terrestrial Branch

Chou, Chen, Wei, Xu

He Tu numbers

5,10

Luo Shu numbers

2, 5, 8

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Human


Shen

Yi

Life cycle

Adulthood

Society

Emperor

Huang Di

Ministry

State

Style of government

Prudent

Psychology

Virtue

Faith

Faculty (intrinsic quality)

Intellect

Controlling aspect

Mind

Mental quality

Clarity

Positive emotions

Empathy, sympathy, thinking, calmness

Negative emotions

Anxiety, depression

Movement of qi

Embracing, holding

Behaviour

Grounded, practical, discriminating

Psychological symptoms

Obsessive, smothering, overprotective, doubt, suspicion, cynisism, critical, cold, incessant whistling

Physiology

Manner in excitement

Belching

Sound

Singing, humming

Taste

Sweet

Smell

Fragrant

Sense

Taste

Anatomy

Orifice

Mouth, skin

Yin organ

Spleen, pancreas

Yang organ

Stomach

External anatomy

Lips

Internal anatomy

Flesh, soft tissues

Vital functions

Digestion, lymph, muscles

Body fluid

Saliva

Hair

Hair on arms, legs and chest

Disorder

Tongue, digestion problems, eating disorders

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Earth


Inorganic

Taoist Mountain

Song Shan

Chemical element

Carbon

Metal

Lead

Tool

Plumb-line

Flora

Flower

(Chrysanthemum)

Edible plants

Millet, round vegetables, mallow

Fruit

Dates, olives

Fauna

Animal class (from Li Ji)

Naked: Human

Domestic animal

Ox

Meat

Beef , chicken



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