Directions and Archangels of the Four Elements according to Kabala

In the Book of the Zohar, the Four basic Elements are mentioned in the context of the creation of Adam – the first human, referring to the parallels between these Elements and the Four Corners of the Earth, the Four ministering Angels (Raphael, Uriel, Michael and Gabriel) and more.

The Four Elements in Kabbalah,

Judeo/Christian Archangels of the Four Elements
Judeo/Christian Archangels of the Four Elements


The Four Cardinal Archangels and Directions in Judaism

The Holy One created Four Cardinal Directions in the world- East, West, North, and South. East, from where the light shines forth into the world…As the Holy One, blessed be He, created the Four Cardinal directions and four standards corresponding to them, so also did He set about His throne Four Angels- Michael, Gabriel, Uriel, and Raphael.

Midrash Rabbah, Numbers 2:7-10

Element of Water’s Physical, Material, Chronological, Celestial, Mythical, and Spiritual Characteristics

A Complete List of the Element of Water’s Physical, Material, Chronological, Celestial, Mythical, and Spiritual Characteristics

The Physical
Archangel: Gabriel
Direction: West
Position: Rear

The Material
Quality: Cold, Wet
Color: Blue
Symbol: Inverted Triangle


The Chronological
Time: Dusk
Season: Fall
Lifetime: Adult

The Celestial
Moon: Waning Moon
Planet: Moon, Venus
Zodiac: Cancer, Scorpio, Pisces


The Mythical
Ikon: Circle w/ Line
Talisman: Cup
Elemental: Mermaids

The Spiritual
Name of God: H (Heh)
Old Testament: Daniel
New Testament: John
Angelic Creature: Eagle


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