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The body is composed of five elements? what are they and how?

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Asked by sudhakar kuruvada, 30 Mar '13 05:51 am
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Because there are five elements in this body (viz.), phiv, pas, agni, vyu, and k. In this body of five elements, what is the phiv element? what pas? what agni? what vyu? and what k? Phiv is said to be that which is hard; pas is said to be that which is liquid; agni is said to be that which is hot; vyu is that, which moves; k is that which is full of holes (or tubes 2). Of these, phiv is seen in supporting (objects), pas in cohesion, ejas (or agni) in making forms visible, vyu in moving, k chiefly in avaka (viz., giving space). (Then what are the five objects of sense, etc.?) The ear exists in sound, the skin in touch, the eye in forms, the tongue in taste, and the nose in odour. (Then) the mouth (exists) in speech, the hand in lifting, the feet in walking, the anus in excreting, and the genitals in enjoying. (Then) through buhi, one knows and determines; through manas, he thinks and fancies; through chia, he recollects; through ahakra, he feels the idea of 'I'. Thus these perform their ...more
Source: Garbha upanishad//
Answered by LIPSIKA, 30 Mar '13 05:55 am

 
  
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Earth, Water, Fire, Air, Space
Answered by manoharkhanna, 09 Apr '13 04:26 am

 
  
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Earth, Water, Fire, Air, Space
Answered by aflatoon, 01 Apr '13 05:22 pm

 
  
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Earth, Water, Fire, Air, Space
Answered by Quest, 30 Mar '13 01:45 pm

 
  
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Earth, Water, Fire, Air, Space
Answered by Manju Sikri, 30 Mar '13 09:19 am

 
  
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1. Liver
2. Heart
3. Spleen
4. Lung
5. Kidney
Answered by Seshadri Srinivasan, 30 Mar '13 07:36 am

 
  
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Earth, Water, Fire, Air, Space.......
Answered by Nava Bw, 30 Mar '13 07:32 am

 
  
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Water,fire,earth,space and air
Answered by iqbal seth, 30 Mar '13 06:41 am

 
  
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