The elements are called at the beginning of every ritual at the House of Night. When calling the elements, those in the mduara, duara must face the respective cardinal directions - East for Air, South for Fire, West for Water, North for Earth and Center for Spirit.
While Zoey Redbird has been gifted with an affinity for all five elements, her Marafiki have also received elemental gifts from Nyx.
Air is associated with mental processes, creativeness, higher consciousness, wisdom and our ideas about the Universe. (5)
Air is called with the lighting of a yellow candle. (M)
Affinities: Nyx gifts the High Priestesses with one au zaidi affinity. (M)
Alcohol: It is impossible for vampyres to become drunk kwa consuming alcohol. (M)
Appearance: Adult vampyres are incredibly good looking (M); Vampyre hair & fingernails grow abnormally fast (M)
Arts: Vampyres dominate the arts - acting, dancing, muziki and writing. (M)
Bloodlust & Sexuality: Though the frequency of need differs depending upon age, sex, and general strength of the vampyre, adults must periodically feed on human blood to remain healthy and sane. It is, therefore, logical that evolution,...