Metaphysics (易学)

8 Things to Do when Luck is Down.

Face Your Fear and Anxiety, as this induce negative energy. Mediation, prayers and chany helps stable the mind and reduce anxiety.

Mana Zone, the need to feel peace. The more peaceful one is feeling the wider the protective zone.

Recall your dream and goals, so that there is minimal regrets in life. When we look back, we can be proud of our journey; as well as the footprints we leave behind for the next generation.

Be Kind to others, when we do that gratification comes naturally. Ripple effects, we received the vibes what we send out.

Keep Learning, the amount of learning each day doesn’t matter as much as the habit. The habitual learning is more important than the quantity of knowledge. Learning in itself is a form of meditation.

Mental Minimalist, reduce reduce our wants and need, the closer we are to the source (oneness). Clear away from gossip news, forums and negative imprint from social media.

Connect with people with positive vibes, people like this might sound like lame chicken soup for the soul. Nonetheless, such inspiration verse give out positive vibes and sometimes such verse change out thinking, emotions and our lives.

Change Environment (Feng Shui), by doing some minor shift to our living area or clear clutters, we change shift and tap in natural energy. Space is also where energy enters and accumulate.

4 Pillars (四柱命理)

5 Element, Love Languages and Spirituality

The 5 Elements (Wood, Fire, Earth, Metal and Water) not only represent organs and physical body in BaZi. It also represent other intriguing aspects such as emotions, spiritual and love languages.

Wood Element in conventional BaZi relates with liver and sour taste. It also represent aspects of the spirit, repress anger as well as a need for time. In a work environment Wood indicates a need for both intrinsic and extrinsic growth; as well as passive and active growth. Passive is a need (i.e. mentor, coach and teachers inducing the growth on an individual) while Active is becoming a driver for others’ growth (i.e. becoming the mentor, coach and teacher).

Fire centers around heart, blood and bitter taste. It represent aspects of the mind, clarity and gravitate towards religious study. It is also associated with happy feeling and a need for movement or taking actions. In work environment, it trigger the need to establish relationship. In a social setting, fire people are more feeling oriented and passionate.

Earth are related to will power, and much about stomach ailment as well as the need for touch as a form of love language. In an active sense, earth related with determination while on passive sense it usually translate into negativity thinking and calling up of pass emotions (as earth also translate into planning and thinking far ahead). In work environment or as a social setting, need for earth also means a need for security and stability. And, change is a challenge for earth.

Metal walks with the soul and it seen as yearning for gifts as a form of love language. Metal is produce by earth and therefore it triggers worries. In work setting, it is often regarded as a sense of importance or recognition as well as the ability to execute a task, goal or strategy.

Water deals with determination, the human kidney as well as salty taste. In love language it often refer to as word of appreciate. Water can also relates with fear. In a positive sense, fearless and love taking on challenges and risk, while in a passive sense would be fearful. Therefore, in a work environment one with active water enjoy challenges and change while the other is stagnant and resist changes.

4 Pillars (四柱命理), Flying Stars (玄空飛星風水), QMDJ (奇門遁甲)

Demystify Academic Stars

During the era of the past, BaZi practitioner learn BaZi by way of memorize verse and poems. In the modern time, there is a rely on techonlgy such as Apps and Online Calculator.

In the poem (below), let’s take a closer look and understand the corresponding stems/ branch. And we would realize that the 4 Earth Branch often regarded as tomb or storage (i.e Dragon, Dog, Ox. Goat) are left out.


Yang Wood Corresponding with Snake
Yin Wood Corresponding with Horse
Yang Fire Corresponding with Monkey
Yin Fire Corresponding with Rooster
Yang Earth Corresponding with Monkey
Yin Earth Corresponding with Rooster
Yang Metal Corresponding with Pig
Yin Metal Corresponding with Rat
Yang Water Corresponding with Tiger
Yin Water Corresponding with Rabbit

The Academic Stars are basically the Day Stem’s output branch (i.e. Wood produce Fire) only exception is Earth which goes on to the next element as Metal; there is a FengShui reason and application for it. The Academic Stars comes in both polarity – Yin / Yang branch that is associated with Day Stem.

In the classics, ONLY the day stem is taken as the point of reference. Whereas in modern days there is a NEW-AGE view and the BaZi year, month and hour (or even minutes) stems are regard as reference points. And, it has also been programmed and build into Apps and Online Calculator. There is no right or wrong, it’s therefore up to each practitioner application and analysis.