Ayurveda and The Mahabhutas

Ayurveda and The Mahabhutas

In Ayurveda, the Wisdom of Life (Ayur = Life, Veda = Wisdom) the elements that we see in nature are connected with the elements of our body.

The 5 Mahabhutas (The 5 “Great Elements”)
Space
Akash
The expansive Space
where everything exists.
Fine, Subtle, Soft, Light,

Porous and Smooth

Sense of Hearing
Air
Vayu
Responsible for
Motion and Movement.
Mobile, Dry, Light, Cold

and Dynamic.

Sense of Touch
Fire
Agni
Transformative, Responsible

for Digestion.

Hot, Sharp, Light

and Radiant.

Sense of Sight
Water
Jala
Fluidity and Binding – Constructive

or Adhesive Force

Cool, Liquid, Fluid,

Soft, Cohesive

Sense of Taste
Earth
Prithvi
Solid – Responsible for Structure, S

tability and Shape.

Heavy, Hard, Solid,

Strong and Stable

Sense of Smell
We will continue sharing the beautiful the wisdom of Ayurveda with you through
 September and October.  Hope you can join us on December 5.
Namaste, Lots of Love and Hugs,
Claire & Nicole
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