Direction: the Center
Color: brilliant white light
Qualities: timelessness, spacelessness
Magical Tool: The Cord
Tattvic symbol: black oval (Akasha)
Major Arcana card: Fool (0) and Judgement (XX)
Tarot suit: Major Arcana
Symbols: spiral, the cosmos
Part of the body: the spinal column
Reflections in humanity: one's immortal soul or
Plants: Mistletoe, Flowering almond
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Above all the other elements, and yet part of them, lies the fifth element - Spirit.
It is the ethereal, without direction, yet encompassing all directions.
It is beyond the physical world - the pure essence of the Universe and of us all.