Learning about the Large Intestine using the Chinese Organ Clock

The color of Metal is white – the purest color in the spectrum, the reflection of all color back to the observer – nothing “sticking” to the object. Most Western cultures tend to associate white with purity, chastity, even divinity.  The scent of Metal is pungent – which I always associate with much incense.  Incense and other pungent things can be used to open the mind, to communicate with Spirit.  All of these upward, brilliant, pure things infuse the Large Intestine with the ability to deal with impurity