Now that you’re familiar with Magic Squares and Prime Numbers, let’s discuss Symbols, and their specific links to many mathematical aspects.

In Alchemy, each of the elements, (Earth, Air, Water & Fire) are associated with the ruling planets and the noble metals. Each ruling planet is aligned with a noble metal, which are both represented by symbols. You can see the specific symbols for each planet and their corresponding metal below:


By incorporating the mathematical connection with the ruling planets, (each has their own distinctive magic square), we will next develop new symbols representing another feature that all planets are aligned to, the days of the week.