The Elements
Air Air is the element of the intellect, of the thought, a powerful tool for change, the movement in all its forms; the impetus. It rules spells involving travels, instruction, freedom, knowledge, discovering lost items and can also be used to develop psychic faculties.
Gender Masculine
Direction East
Energy Projective
Symbols Sky, Wind, Breezes, Clouds, Breath, Vibrations, Plants, Herbs, Trees, Flowers
Goddesses Aradia, Arianrhod, Cardea, Nuit, Urania
Gods Enlil, Kheoheva, Merawrim, Shu, Thoth
Spirits Sylphs, Zephyrs, Fairies who inhabit the world of trees, flowers and winds
Guardian Angel Raphael
Time Dawn
Point in Life Infancy
Season Spring, Time of freshness
Colors Yellow, White, Crimson, Pastels
Signs Gemini, Libra, Aquarius
Sense Smell, Hearing
Stones & Jewels Topaz, Pumice, Rainbow Stones, Crystals, Amethyst, Alexandrite
Magickal Tools Athame, Sword, Censer, Wand
Metals Tin, Copper
Plants & Trees Frankincense, Myrrh, Pansy, Primrose, Vervain, Dill, Lavender, Aspen
Animals Birds, especially Eagle and Hawk, Spider Raven
Instruments Flute, All Winded Instruments
Type of Magick Divination, Concentration, Wind magick, Prophecy, Karma, Speed
Ritual Work The mind, all mental, intuitive and psychic work. Knowledge, abstract learning, wind and breath. Inspiration, hearing, harmony, herbal knowledge, plant growth, finding lost things, telepathy, memory, contact the Angels. To Know, understand, unlock secrets of the dead, Zen meditations, brainstorms, beginnings
Places Mountain Tops, Cloudy Skies, Windy Beaches, High Towers, Airports, Schools, Libraries, Offices, Travel Agencies, Psychiatrist’s Office
Earth Earth doesn’t necessarily represent the physical earth, but everything that is stable, solid, dependable. This is the element of our home. It‘s the realm of abundance, prosperity and wealth.
Gender Feminine
Direction North
Energy Receptive
Symbols Rocks, Plains, Fields, Soil, Caves
Goddesses Ceres, Demeter, Gaea, Mah, Nephtys, Persephone, Rhea
Gods Adonis, Athos, Arawn, Cernunnos, Dionysus, Mardyk, Pan, Tammuz
Spirits Gnomes, Dwarfs, Trolls
Guardian Angel Ariel
Time Midnight, Night
Point in Life Advanced Age
Season Winter
Colors Black, Green, Brown, White
Signs Taurus, Virgo, Capricorn
Sense Touch
Stones & Jewels Rock Crystal, Salt, Emerald, Onyx, Jasper, Azurite, Amethyst, Quartz
Magickal Tools Pentacle, Pentagram, Salt, Images, Stones, Gems, Cords
Metals Iron, Lead
Plants & Trees Ivy, Grains, Oats, Rice, Patchouli, Vetivert, Lichens, Nuts, Roots, Oak
Animals Cow, Bull, Bison, Snake, Dog, Horse, Ant, Bears, Wolf
Instruments Drum and Percussion
Type of Magick Gardening, Magnet images, Stone, Tree, Knot, Binding
Ritual Work Body, growth, material gain, money, creativity, birth, death, silence. Rocks, standing stones, crystals, jewels, metal, rich, treasures, grounding. Mystery, industry, possessions, prosperity, wisdom, runes, teaching, practical wisdom. Burying, planting, making images in dirt or sand.
Places Caves, Canyon, Forest, Grove, Valley fields, Parks, Kitchen, Basement, Mines, Hole, Chasm.
Fire Fire is the element of change, will and passion. In a sense, it contains within it, all forms of magick, since magick is the process of change. It’s the realm of sexuality and passion, not only the sacred fire of sex, also the spark of divinity which shines in all living things. It’s the most physical and spiritual of the elements.
Gender Masculine
Direction South
Energy Projective
Symbols Lightning, Volcanoes, Rainbow, Sun, Stars, Lava, Heat
Goddesses Brigit, Hestia, Pele, Vesta
Gods Angi, Horus, Prometheus, Vulcan
Spirits Salamanders, Firedrakes
Guardian Angel Michael
Time Noon
Point in Life Youth
Season Summer
Colors Red, Gold, Crimson, Orange, White
Signs Aries, Leo, Sagittarius
Sense Sight
Stones & Jewels Fire opal, Volcanic in lava, Ruby, Agathe
Magickal Tools Dagger, Censer, Lamp or Candles, Burned Herbs, Paper Requests, Knife
Metals Gold, Brass
Plants & Trees Garlic, Hibiscus, Red peppers, Cinnamon, Coffee, Beans, Seeds, Chile peppers, Almond tree in flower
Animals Dragon, Lion, Horse, Snake, Cricket, Mantis, Ladybug, Bee, Scorpion, Shark, Phoenix, Coyote, Fox
Instruments Guitar, String Instruments
Type of Magick Candle, Storm, Time and star
Ritual Work Energy, spirit, heat, flame. Blood, healing, candle flames, sun eruptions, freedom, change, perceptions. Sexuality, love, passion, learning, authority, strength, work, physical exercise, arts, creativity, faith, power.
Places Desert, Hot springs, Volcanoes, Fire, Oven, Bedroom (for sex)
Water Is the element of purification, the subconscious mind, love and emotions. Water is the element of absorption and germination. The subconscious is symbolized by this element because is rolling, always moving like the sea.
Gender Feminine
Direction West
Energy Receptive
Symbols Ocean, Lake, River, Well, Spring, Pond, Rain, Mist, Fog, Shell, Cup of water
Goddesses Aphrodite, Isis, Marianne, Mari, Tiamat, Yemaha
Gods Dylan, Ea, Manamnan, Osiris, Neptune, Poseidon
Spirits Undines, Nymphs, Mermaids, Fairies of ponds, lakes or streams.
Guardian Angel Gabriel
Time Twilight, Dusk
Point in Life Maturity
Season Autumn
Colors Blue, Blue green, Green, Gray, Indigo, Black
Signs Cancer, Scorpio, Pisces
Sense Taste
Stones & Jewels Aquamarine, Amethyst, Blue tourmaline, Pearl, Coral, Blue topaz, Lapis lazuli, Fluorite
Magickal Tools Cup, Cauldron, Sea, Goblet, Mirrors
Metals Mercury, Silver, Copper
Plants & Trees Ferns, Lotus, mosses, Bushes, Water lilies, Gardenia, Willow tree, Most flowers
Animals Dragon, Serpent, Dolphin, Fish, Seals, Water snakes, Sea mammals, Sea birds, Cat, Frog, Turtle, otter, Shellfish, Swan, Crab
Type of Magick Sea, Ice, Snow, Fog, Mirror, Magnet, Rain
Ritual Work Emotions, love, courage, daring, sorrow, intuition, fertility, plants smell, pleasure, friendship, marriage, happiness, sleep, dreams. Reflection, power to dare and cleanse things. Security.
Places Lakes, Springs and wells, Pond, Stream, River, Beach, Swimming pools, Bedroom (for sleep), Shower, Ocean, Tides
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