Fire. Correspondences: Fire, Earth, Metal, Water, Wood. They are: SISmall intestine; THTriple Heater; STStomach; LILarge Intestine (Colon BLBladder; GBGall Bladder. Earth restrains (controls) Water (in the Ko Cycle) but Water may Counteract on Earth (in the Reverse Ko Cycle Fire Wood - Earth Water Metal The balance of growth (Sheng) and restraint (Ko) is necessary for harmony in the system. Qi has attributes or characteristics of one or more of five basic types, and can transform from one Phase to another.
Disengagement Theory, The Five Categories of Love,
Five phase theory AND ITS USE IN medicine. Thus, all the basic components Fire, Earth, Metal, Water and Wood are needed for (inherent in) every other Phase. Another Mother and Son concept was discussed saints Perpetua and Felicity elsewhere in relation to the. The Sheng is anabolic, creative, nourishing, feeding. The Sheng Cycle is: Fire - Earth - Metal - Water - Wood - Fire. In the Five Phase Cycle the term Heart, HT etc refers not only to the heart organ but to all attributes of heart (i.e.) Function, COS and Correspondences.
However, when emotions become so strong that they become out of control and overwhelm a person, they can cause serious harm to the internal organs related to the emotional activity,.e. Emotional activity is normal, internal, physiological response to stimuli from the external environment. Rather, it means that the functions of HT are Deficient or that the functions of LI are Excessive. Thus, the Five Phases have. Any one Phase may be imbalanced by imbalance in any other Phase.
Aristotles Philosophical Theory on Moral Virtues, The Five Stages of the Consumption Cycle, Culture of Poverty Theory,