The Elemental Watchtowers

Earth is the element of form, binding, and manifestation. From an occult perspective the element of Earth is the lowest in vibratory rate of the four elements.
Creatures known as Gnomes, a dwarf-like race, live within the elemental realm of Earth. In a metaphysical sense, Earth is associated with the Northern quarter, and the color green - symbolizing its vitality and life. The pentacle is our magickal tool that represents Earth, our spirituality and connection with Goddess/life. In astrology the zodiac signs Capricorn, Virgo, and Taurus are associated with the element of Earth.

Air is the element of mental thought, inspiration, intuition and creativity. From an occult perspective the element of Earth is the second highest in vibratory rate of the four elements.
Creatures known as Sylphs, live within the elemental realm of Air. In a metaphysical sense, Air is associated with the Eastern quarter, and the color yellow- symbolizing its awakening of “sun of self”. The wand is our magickal tool that represents Air and seeking knowledge. The winds blow the seeds of creativity that grow the tree then blow through the branches once again spreading the seeds. In astrology, the zodiac signs Aquarius, Libra, and Gemini are associated with the element of Air.

Fire is the element of courage, strength, passion and endurance. From an occult perspective the element of Fire is the highest in vibratory rate of the four elements.
Creatures known as Salamanders, live within the elemental realm of Fire. In a metaphysical sense, Fire is associated with the Southern quarter, and the color red- symbolizing the blood of the Goddess that ignites our desires. The athame is our magickal tool that represents Fire and our ability to forge manifestation out of our desires. In astrology the zodiac sign Aries, Leo and Sagittarius are associated with Fire.

Water is the element of wisdom, love, and regeneration. From an occult perspective the element of Water is the second lowest in vibratory rate of the four elements.
Creatures known as Undines, live within the elemental realm of Water. In a metaphysical sense, Water is associated with the Western quarter, and the color blue- symbolizing the sanctuary of the flowing waters of life. The chalice is our magickal tool that represents water, the Holy Grail that holds the wisdom of the Goddess, Ours when we drink of Her. In astrology the zodiac signs Pisces, Cancer, and Scorpio are associated with the element of Water.

Know Your Elements
Spend time getting to know the Elements, they are an essential part of all Magcikal Craft workings. When you become one with the elements the boundaries of mortals are nonexistence, the elements are you and you are they. Your organic body that houses your soul is Earth, your breath is the air that carries oxygen to every cell in your body, your blood is the fiery heat that gives strength to your body and the water regenerates your body. When you become one with the elements in your crafting the boundaries of mortals are nonexistence.
Spend time creating totems. One for every element, representing what they are to you. Meditate on each one before beginning the next. When you are done, put them in corresponding directions in an area you spend time in. As you travel on your path and your wisdom grows, add to your totems. Let them become a story of your life's association with the elements.
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