The Golden Elixir Taoism Pictures and Tables

The Five Agents: (2) Spatial Arrangement

 

Five Agents

 

Spatial arrangement of the five agents (wuxing), with the main associations relevant to Internal Alchemy. In agreement with traditional Chinese convention, North is shown at the bottom, South at the top, East on the left, and West on the right.

See also a table of the main associations of the five agents.