ELEMENTS USED ON JOYFUL BELLY
Resembles air (vayu) in quality - highly mobile, drying, light, cold, subtle, rough.
Resembles earth (prithvi) in quality - heavy, dense, solid, stable, hard.
Resembles ether or space (akasha) in quality - light, subtle, clear, soft.
Resembles fire (tejas) in quality - hot, sharp, penetrating, light, dry.
Resembles metal in quality - clear, sharp, exact.
Resembles water (ap) in quality - fluid, sticky, soft, heavy, stable, cool.
Wood element refers to anything vigorous, goal oriented, actively pursuing something. It also includes any freshly gestated - a newborn, a sprout, and even a new idea.