Video Series: The Alchemical Basis for Holistic Health Science

August 27, 2021
By Dennis Klocek 3 min read

In this series by Dennis Klocek, he outlines a different way to look at health science through the temperaments.

Part 1: Phase Theory and Element Theory

In the first video, he compares the similarities between the contemporary phase theory of matter (solid, liquid, gas, warmth) and and the older element theory (earth, water, air, fire).

Part 2: Gravity and Levity

In the second video, he compares the introduces the concepts of gravity and levity and describes how they affect the interactions of the four elements.

Part 3: What is tempering?

In the third video, he teaches us about the process of tempering, which allows us to “balance” different forces in the elemental mandala. This tempering is the root of our understanding about the temperaments and how we can use that in healing.

Part 4: Reciprocals in the dynamic between fixed states 

In the fourth video, he introduces the reciprocating forces that create the dynamics across the elemental mandala.

Part 5: Salt and Sulfur

Part 6: Water Soluble and Oil Soluble – Organic Chemistry

Part 7: Sugar, Fat, Protein

Part 8: Phospho Lipids

Part 9: Substance Transformation

dennis-klocek

Dennis Klocek

Dennis Klocek, MFA, is co-founder of the Coros Institute, an internationally renowned lecturer, and teacher. He is the author of nine books, including the newly released Colors of the Soul; Esoteric Physiology and also Sacred Agriculture: The Alchemy of Biodynamics. He regularly shares his alchemical, spiritual, and scientific insights at soilsoulandspirit.com.

1 Comments

  1. Rin Hills on September 23, 2021 at 12:54 am

    A million thank yous Dennis and Ben for posting these nine lectures. Dennis, you have managed to break the subject down into easily digestible chunks!! These lectures have been invaluable to my deepened understanding of part 1 of your current outstanding lecture series on Balancing Sensation and Digestion. Looking forward to parts 2 and 3.

Leave a Comment





Similar Writings

Biodynamics, Art and Ritual

By Dennis Klocek | September 17, 2020
Posted in , , , , , ,

Artists who have worked for a long time can confirm that overcoming the trials of the two tyrannies is difficult. The first trial is the tyranny of the white. This is the sinking feeling that the first stroke on a drawing or the first strike of a chisel has set in motion a destruction process.…

In the Lab: Straining, Filtering and Siphoning – Videos

By Dennis Klocek | December 3, 2021
Posted in , , , , ,