Indian Mythology/Concepts/Elements

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According to Hindu belief, there are five basic elements (Bhootas) which made this entire universe:

  • Prithvi, the Earth
  • Aap, the Water
  • Tej, the Fire
  • Vaayu, the Wind
  • Aakash, the Space

Collectively they are called as Panch-Maha-Bhootas (Panch means Five, Maha means Great).