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  Reference.com/Encyclopedia/Fire (classical element)
In alchemy, the chemical element of sulfur was often associated with fire and its alchemical symbol and its symbol was an upward-pointing triangle.
Fire is considered to be active; it is represented by the symbol for Leo, and it is referred to the lower right point of the pentagram in the Supreme Invoking Ritual of the Pentagram.
Fire is represented in the Aztec religion by a flint; to the Native Americans, a mouse; to the Hindu and Islamic faith, a lightning bolt; to the Scythians, an axe, to the Greeks, an apple-bough; and in Christian iconography, a lion.
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One classic diagram (right) has one square inscribed in the other, with the corners of one being the classical elements, and the corners of the other being the properties.
The elemental processes form the basis of the calendar, astrology, medicine, psychology and are the foundation of the spiritual traditions of shamanism, tantra and Dzogchen.
From the five elements arise the five senses and the five fields of sensual experience; the five negative emotions and the five wisdoms; and the five extensions of the body.
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  fire - Search Results - MSN Encarta
Fire is a phenomenon of combustion manifested in intense heat and light in the form of a glow or flames.
Fire has been important to all peoples of the earth, and it is rich in spiritual tradition.
Western concepts of Fire Fire is one of the four classical elements in ancient Greek philosophy and science...
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  Fire (classical element)
Fire is one of the four classical elements in ancient Greek philosophy and science.
Fire is considered to be both hot and dry, and according to Plato is associated with the tetrahedron.
Fire is represented by the Greeks, an apple-bough and in Christian iconography by a lion.
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 Classical element - Facts, Information, and Encyclopedia Reference article
The Greek classical elements are Fire, Earth, Air, and Water (Latin derivatives are pyro, terra, aero, and aqua).
The idea of the classical elements was known during medieval times, and, like much Aristotelian dogma, composed a large part of the medieval world view.
Most modern astrologers use the four classical elements extensively, and indeed it is still viewed as a critical part of interpreting the astrological chart.
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The latter, a smoldering fire, is a flameless form of combustion, deriving its heat from oxidations occurring on the surface of a solid fuel.
Fires can sustain themselves by the further release of heat energy in the process of combustion and may propagate, provided there is a continuous supply of oxygen and fuel.
Class E: Fires that involve any of the materials found in Class A and B fires, but with the introduction of an electrical appliances, wiring, or other electrically energized objects in the vicinity of the fire, with a resultant electrical shock risk if a conductive agent is used to control the fire.
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 Fire (classical element) - Education - Information - Educational Resources - Encyclopedia - Music
Fire is one of the four classical elements in ancient Greek philosophy and science.
Fire is considered to be both hot and dry, and according to Plato is associated with the tetrahedron.
Fire is often an image of passion and creativity, its consuming tendencies being illustrations of this.
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 Fire (classical element) Information
The manifestations of the Element of Fire are the sun, lightning, fires, volcanoes and lava, all forms of light, and ovens.
Fire is represented by the Greeks as an apple-bough and in Christian iconography by a lion.
In China and Japan Fire is represented by a red bird; in the Aztec religion, by a flint; to the Native Americans, a mouse; to the Hindu and Islamic faith, a lightning bolt; and to the Scythians, an axe.
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 Fire (classical element) - Definition, explanation
The manifestations of the Element of Fire are the sun, lightning, fires, volcanoes, all forms of light, and ovens.
Astral creatures of Fire (elementals) are the Salamander, Phoenix, and Drake/Dragon.
In China and Japan Fire is represented by a red bird; in the Aztec religion, by a flint; to the Hindus, a lightning bolt; to the Scythians, an axe; to the Greeks, an apple-bough; and in Christian iconography by a lion.
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 Reference.com/Encyclopedia/Aether (classical element)
Plato's Timaeus posits the existence of a fifth element (corresponding to the fifth remaining Platonic solid, the dodecahedron) called quintessence, of which the cosmos itself is made.
Aristotle included aether in the system of the classical elements of Ionic philosophy as the "fifth element" (the quintessence), on the principle that the four terrestrial elements were subject to change and moved naturally in straight lines while no change had been observed in the celestial regions and the heavenly bodies moved in circles.
Newton's and Maxwell's aether model (the latter being a "classic static aether") were both developed from this classical element.
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 Classical Five Element Acupuncture
Classical Five Element Acupuncture reaches and addresses the inner cause of these disharmonies at a deep level within the person.
Classical Five Element Acupuncture seeks to support the enormous strength of that human spirit, which in turn benefits the physical and emotional aspects of the person.
Practitioners trained in Classical Five Element Acupuncture seek to address the cause of disharmony of the five elements and then balance the qi energy to improve a person's health.
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 Classical Five-Element Acupuncture
Classical Chinese medicine states that it is the vital force, (the life force, the Chi) in the body that controls the workings of the organs and systems of the body.
Metal is the internal element responsible for receiving the pure Chi from the heavens and for the removal of wastes and poisons from the body.
The sound of the voice in a fire causative factor is laughter, in earth singing, in a metal weeping, in a water groaning and in a woods shouting — or lack thereof.
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 The Fire Element
Fire is something that has transfixed man for as long as we have had recorded history.
The first question we usually get from people when discussing the five elements is "What is the fire element?" The fire element is the actual application of fire.
This is unlike using the element of wood as mentioned in an earlier article, but rather here we are referring to the qi within a building.
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Fire is one of the four classical elements, as well as one of the five Chinese elements.
Fire is the rapid oxidation of a fuel (combustion) with associated flame, heat, and light.
Class E: Fires that involve any of the materials found in Class A and B fires, but with the introduction of an electrical appliances, wiring, or other electrically energized objects in the vicinity of the fire, with a resultant electrical shock risk if a conductive agent is used to control the fire.
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 Welcome to Element Acupuncture   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Fire is epitomized by Summer, the most expansive phase of Nature’s cyclic flow, a time when potentials are realized, life matures and activities are at their peak.
Fire is expressed in emotional warmth, love, humor, spontaneity, compassion, joy, humanity, fellowship, equality, passion and intimacy.
Fire illuminates awareness, learning, reason, intuition and insight, and at a deep level the Fire Element reveals our capacity to feel warmly connected to all beings.
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 Auto Fires
It is logical to conclude that the fire origin is at the base of the V as indicated by the arrow.
Bent hood sheet metal may be a result of fire suppression activity by the fire department as illustrated by the deformed hood frame in Figure 2.12 and is not a thermally induced deformation.
 fires tend to be electrical in nature because of the wide variety of wiring and electronic equipment mounted in that area.
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 KLEIN TECHNIQUE™
Classical Five-Element Acupuncture asserts that every human being is born with, or develops early in life, an imbalance in the natural functioning of these Five Elements.
Classical Five-Element Acupuncture is set apart from other systems of acupuncture by its fundamental premise of diagnosing and treating a patient's Causative Factor: his/her root imbalance.
Classical Five-Element Acupuncture is a complete system of healing, providing patients with a substantive and effective means of regaining balance on all levels.
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 Four Element Theory of Temperaments: Fire, Earth, Air, and Water
The common denominator of the different interpretations of the elements is that the elements are the substance out of which the form world is built.
The elemental theory was associated with the humors and hence also with psychosomatic theories of illness and astrology.
Fire types thrive on enthusiasm and suffer when that enthusiasm is dampened by detractors who want to point out the shortcomings of half-baked notions.
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 Five Element Training | Articles
When the Fire Element is not in balance there is a lack of joy and warmth, difficulty in intimate relationships, depression, confusion and doubt, low energy, digestive problems such as irritable bowel syndrome, insomnia, cardiac disease and tinnitus.
The manifestation of spirit in the Fire Element (Heart) is shen, which is considered a fundamental substance of the body and is the basis of consciousness, joy, aliveness and happiness.
The treatment is organized by the diagnosis of which Element and Officials are the root factors, the level of illness and the relative excess or deficiency of energy noted on pulse diagnosis.
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 Eyes of Fire: Classical Energy Science
Yet despite its cosmological grandstanding, classical thermodynamics was the eminently practical science behind the Industrial Revolution—the mechanization of industry that began in England and went on to sweep the world.
Rudolf Clausius put a final touch on the edifice of classical thermodynamics when he formalized his statement of the second law in 1850: "No process is possible in which the sole result is the transfer of energy from a cooler to a hotter body" (Atkins 1984, 25).
To make matters worse, during these same years in the nineteenth century when the rules of classical thermodynamics were being hammered out, Darwin introduced his theory of evolution, of biological complexity by natural selection.
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 WaterFire Providence: About WaterFire: PAGE TITLE   (Site not responding. Last check: )
WaterFire is full of motion -- throughout the night the firetenders stoke the fires, the boats move past the flames, the rivers flow quietly beneath the braziers, and the flickering flames reflect off the dark surface of the water animating the architectural fabric of the city.
Each of these five elements is paired with one of our five senses: fire is associated with sight; water with taste; earth with smell; and air with touch.
Water and fire are both seen as living entities that possess a will and a spirit of their own.
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 THE GREEK, INDIAN, & CHINESE ELEMENTS
With a theory based on that of the four elements, by the Middle Ages health was though to depend on a balance of four fluids, or humors, in the human body: fire corresponded to blood; air to yellow bile; water to phlegm; and earth to fl bile.
The five Buddhist elements in the Far East thus should not be confused with the original five elements of Chinese philosophy.
In the association with the elements, however, the archetypal Chinese dragon is associated with the East, and with the element Wood.
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 Eric P. Hartmann M. Ac.
In 5 Element needling technique, 90% of the time I will place the needle into the point, make a 1/4 turn and take it out in one motion.
The premise of 5 element is that man is an inextricable part of nature.
One representation of Earth within the Five-Phase model is as the center or axis,the point of reference of the four cardinal directions, the middle of the Middle Kingdom that was ancient China.
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 Changed Suit/Element Associations : Aeclectic Tarot
Suit elements have also been changed - Wands are Earth, Swords are Fire and Pentacles are Air.
The Butler Tarot images are photocollage, and a compelling mixture of classical mythology, medieval christianity and modern surrealism.
The Ship of Fools Tarot is a pen-and-ink tarot blending classical tarot symbolism with the illustrations and ideas of Das Narrenschiff (The Ship of Fools), a satiric medieval German poem warning against over 100 vices and follies.
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 FIRE   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Firefighters are investigating a fire that destroyed a garage in the 300 block of 34th Street SW on Sunday.
Fire is a phenomenon of combustion manifested in intense heat and light in the form of a glow or flames.
Western concepts of Fire Fire is one of the four classical elements in ancient Greek philosophy and science...
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 On Chi and Fire, Cycles of the Seasons
We experience Fire, one of the elemental powers, most fully in the season of summer, the time when young energy that arose in the spring expands to its maximum potential.
Fire affects the amount of fluid in the body: Too much heat dries up our internal reservoirs and waterways, and at the other extreme too little heat can result in an excess of fluid.
Classical acupuncture utilizes hundreds of points along the energy pathways of the body to create harmony and balance and generate what is lacking in body, mind, and spirit.
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 bottled > fire
Fire is a self-sustaining oxidation process accompanied by heat and light in the form of a glow or flames.
The word fire when used with an indefinite article is commonly used to describe either a...
Fire is one of the four classical elements in ancient Greek philosophy...
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 The four elements in the
Most descriptions of astrological Fire stress its heating and burning power: ardor passion, excitability The fiery type became the choleric, described by Culpepper: "hasty quarrelsome ireful," etc. Fire is also light, a fact often forgotten in the age of electric light.
The loftier connotations of Fire, the Fire the Stoics had placed at the top of their vertical schema, had fallen from favor by the Renaissance.
Alchemy similarly implied that Air was the supreme element, connecting it with the final, most spiritual of the four phases of the opus, the sublimatio, the stage of the hieros gamos the holy marriage or ultimate conjuctio.
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 20th WCP: The Methodological Role of the Concept "Physical Vacuum" in the Post-Non-Classical Science
Thus, the epoch of a classical science is finished by the statement in structure of the natural science of an emptiness as "non-existence," "nothing." Alongside with the emptiness, the matter in its two kinds - the substance and the field is present in the structure of the physical theory.
The fact is, that in quantum chromodynamics the structural elements of the substance itself (quarks and hadrons) are not described.
macroscopic component (classical macro conditions are every possible vacuum condensates) and micro component (quantums of fields, which are considered as the excitations of vacuum condensates).
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 Amazon.ca: Fire (Widescreen): DVD: Deepa Mehta,Shabana Azmi,Nandita Das,Jaaved Jaaffery,Kulbhushan Kharbanda,Kushal ...   (Site not responding. Last check: )
And for a story all about repressed emotions and illicit passions, there's little fire in the leads: the turn in their relationship seems to come out of nowhere and their reaction to it is surprisingly blasé.
While Fire did cause a controversy in India for its sexually transgressive subject matter, it is more of a subdued family melodrama than the erotic drama suggested by its title.
"Fire" is a masterpiece, thought provoking, dynamic and glorious to watch, my only regret is leaving my brain at the coat-check for the first viewing of it.
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