“Earth, Air, Fire, Water and the Void” – Sarah Hardgrave & Sue Ellen Stringer

The ancient Greek as well as the eastern philosophies of Japanese Buddhism and Hinduism referred to concepts of the elements of earth, water, air/wind, and fire, as well as the void or aether. The elements were used to explain the nature and complexity of all matter, and how they related to observable phenomena as well as cosmology. In this service, we will explore the five elements philosophies in different cultures and how they can still guide us in today’s world.