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5 Stages of Change

The 5 stages of change (Wu Hsing)
        5 Movements 
        5 Phases
 
are frequently referred to as the 5 elements in the West because they entail the following:
 
Fire Wood Earth Metal Water http://www.chanceandchoice.com/ChanceandChoice/chapter5.html http://www.ichingwisdom.com/IChingWisdom/hsing.html http://www.onmarkproductions.com/html/12-zodiac.shtml
 
Jupiter Mars Saturn Venus Mercury
 
7. Spirit Metal A
6.Soul Fire U
5. Body Earth O
4. Willing Wood I
3. Feeling Water E
2. Thinking Metal A
1. Sensing Fire U
 
A U O I E E A U
Fire, Metal, Water, Wood, Earth, Fire, Metal
 
U, A, E, I, O, U, A
Sensing, Thinking, Feeling, Willing, Body, Soul, Spirit
Jupiter, Mars, Saturn, Venus, Mercury Mercury (planet)
 
水星 (water star) Venus (planet)
金星 (metal/gold star) Mars (planet)
火星 (fire star) Jupiter (planet)
木星 (wood star) Saturn (planet)
土星 (earth star)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Seven_heavenly_objects
 
Mercury, Venus, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn
Water Star, Metal Stqr, Fire Star, Wood Star, Earth Star
 
The 5 elements of the 12 earthly branches
Yin, Mao are wood
Si, Wu are fire
Shen,You are metal
Hai, Zi are water
Chen, Xu, Chou, Wei are earth
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