Five-Element Cross-Reference Chart
Chinese Astrology is a theory of Yin Yang Five Elements, which are Metal, Water, Wood, Fire, Earth. Five Elements exist everywhere around us. Our surrounding environments impact our livings. Therefore, Five Elements could influence our mood and luck. Five Elements are connected to colors, directions, seasons, shapes, emotions etc. The following is the Five Element chart using in the Chinese Astrology.
Five Element Reference Table
|Male Branch||Monkey||Rat||Tiger||Horse||Dragon, Dog|
|Female Branch||Hen||Hog||Rabbit||Snake||Cow, Sheep|
|Directions||West||North (cold)||East||South (hot)||Center|
|Personal||Renown||Gentle||Upright Honest||Polite||keep Promises|
You need to find out your Five Elements first from Chinese Fortune Calendar. Usually, the elements with a lower score (weight) are your lucky elements. The elements with too much weight are your unlucky elements. Anything in your lucky element's column in the chart will bring you luck. Anything in your unlucky element's column's will give you trouble.
- If your five-elements is lack of Water, you
will be lucky in the winter (cold weather). You will have better luck if you wear black.
You will have more luck at night than during the day. You will be lucky in the Years of Pig
and Rat, the Months of Pig and Rat (November and December), and the Days of of
Pig and Rat. You should go to beach or ski often. You should drink more water or other cold
- If your five-elements is too much Fire, you
will be less lucky in the summer. You shouldn't wear red. You won't be lucky in the
Years of Horse or Snake. You should avoid hot and spicy food...
- Good luck means wedding, engagement, new job,
promotion, easy money, new baby, new house...
- Bad luck means divorce, separation, traffic
tickets, accidents, lawsuits, news of family death, money losses, bad health...
- To find your good/bad years look for the
five element's weight of years. If there is a year with your lucky element which has more than 30
score, it can be considered as a good year. If a year shows your unlucky element, it might
be a bad year.