The Wheel Of
The four Airts (eights) , Quarters, or
The Guardians of the Magic Circle
The word airt is a Scottish word
meaning something to the effect of
wind. throughout world history the four directions have been
represented by the four winds. The airts get thier correspondence from
the characters of the prevailing winds of any given region which is why
the relationship between element and direction varies within differant
Here are the four Airts and their corresponding elements.
East - Air
Air represents beginings, new things, thought, ideas, and
spring, youth, the Maiden Goddess, and The Young God.
South - Fire
Fire represents action, physickal manifestation,creating, and doing,
noon, summer, adulthood, the Mother, and the Sun King.
West - Water
Water represents emotion, and reaction, dusk, fall harfest, parenthood,
the Queen, and the Judge.
North - Earth
North represents integration, wisdom, and understanding, night,
winter, old age, the Crone, and the Sorcerer.
Traditional colors for the elements are.
Air - Red Fire - White
Water - Gray Earth - Blac
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