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Qi Men Dun Jia

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Qi Men Dun Jia奇門遁甲 is an ancient system that is restricted for use by the Emperor and its imperial astrology advisers. The key strength of Qi Men Dun Jia is to analyse the energy of the current space and time. By placing the person at the most auspicious energy at the right time and direction, one can ultimately get the best results for their goals. It was recorded in the Chinese history that Qi Men Dun Jia, together with Da Liu Ren 大六壬 and Tai Yi Shen Shu 太乙神數 as the highest Three Arts or Three Styles (三式 sān shì) in Chinese Metaphysics. Based on very complex calculation of time and space, mapping of energy is presented in a chart consist of the following:

• 九宫八卦图 (9 Palaces 8 Trigram chart)

• 地盘 Di Pan (Earth Plate)

• 十天干 10 Heavenly Stems

• 八神 Ba Shen (8 God)

• 天盘 Tian Pan (Heaven Plate)

• 人盘 Ren Pan (Human Plate)

• 驿马星(Yì Mǎ) Traveling Horse

• 空 Kōng

In Qi Men, there is 540 Yang Structure Chart and 540 Yin Structure chart, making it a total of 1080 Qi Men Dun Jia chart. Divination methods. There are many schools in QMDJ with different ways of charting. The most popular methods are Zhi Run Fa 置闰法 (Adding Extra Method) and Ca Bu Fa 拆补法 (Splitting and Supplementing Method). The Ju determination uses Zhi Lun 直润 (Imperial Qi Men).  Zhi Lun method is arranging the 18 Ju to fit into 365.25 days in a year. In ancient time, we have problem fitting 64 hexagrams into 60 Jia Zi. The 5.625 divisions require extreme precise measurements. Such is the application of Zhi Lun plotting. The same 1080 Ju are usually used for both methods. 



To analyse a Qi Men chart, it is based on the hour of analysis. Chinese metaphysics uses one Chinese hour equal to two western hours, thus example 7pm-859pm are using one Qi Men chart. The next Qi Men chart will change in the next 2 hours.


Ju (Structure)

Qi Men focus on Yin and Yang structure with 9 types of Structure each. There is a total of 540 Yin Structure and 540 Yang Structure, making it a total of 1080 Ju (Structure).

Shi Jia Qi Men 时家奇门

In Bazi or Qi Men, the Day stem usually refers to one self or the "Host", the hour stem represents the "Guest" or current event. To do a proper Qi Men forecasting, we usually look at the Hour or Day Stem to analyse the outcome. There are various reference point known as Useful god that we can used to analyse the outcome in terms of competition, partnership, health condition, sales or business. There are Yearly Qi Men, Monthly Qi Men and Hourly Qi Men chart. Hourly Qi Men is used these days to accurately predict events.

Death & Emptiness

Having Death & Emptiness or Void indicates reduction of energy or result effect is reduced.

Lead Stem

The Lead Stem is acting like an army camp which is responsible for concealing the Jia Stem which is known as the Emperor, which will always be hidden in any of the nine Palaces. 

Chief Door 直使

The Chief Door location change with the Yin or Yang Structure Hour Pillar and is considered the Door in charge of the Hour Stem.

Lead Star直符

The Lead Star position is based on the position of the Chief Deity.

Season Strength

Season in Qi Men is divided into warm or cold largely due to Yang or Yin structure. It can be used to deduce the strength of the element. An element can gain strength or reduced strength depending on the season. The reading can differs due to the strength.

Battle Formation

Qi Men Dun Jia has many unique formation such as:

  • Bird Falls Into Cave
  • Dragon Turns Its Head
  • Lady Jade Guarding Door
  • Spirits of the Three Wonders
  • Heaven Escape
  • Earth Escape
  • Man Escape
  • Deity Escape,
  • Ghost Escape
  • Dragon Escape
  • Cloud Escape
  • Tiger Escape
  • Wind Escape

Different Qi Men unique formation increases or decreases the strength of its 8 Door, 8 Deities, 9 Stars, 8 Gua Palaces. Each formation allows one to charge Qi Men energy for manifestation of the outcome one seeks when used in strategy, or understand the information contained when used for divination, eg, weakening of the Geng Metal suggest enemy current vulnerable state. 

Qi Men Dun Jia is a system that is connected to other Chinese Metaphysics studies such as Qi Men Strategy, Qi Men Divination, Qi Men Date Selection and Qi Men Feng Shui. Qi Men Dun Jia can works on 360 days primarily, this method of plotting is known as Chai Bu. With another school that adopt the Zhi Lun (self insertion) method with its history traced all the way to Taiwan, the charts are based on 365 days, thus the Qi Men Dun Jia chart are plot slightly differently. Master Kevin Foong teaches Qi Men Dun Jia Strategy as well as Qi Men Divination.

Qi Men Strategy is meant for analysing good Qi Men battle formation energy and use these energy towards our advantage. An example would be, you are heading to the court today and would like to have the judges decision to be in your favor. One can anaylse unique Qi Men based on the three nobles, eight doors, eight deities and the nine star. Use the right formation, have the back of your head tap onto that energy direction for 5-15 minutes, thereafter proceed with the task ahead. One can be surprised for some reason the outcome is what you were seeking for. This is the power of Qi Men Dun Jia using current time space. 

Qi Men Divination on the other hand helps one to get the answer.

Actual Qi Men client scenario #1: The home owner suspect something is not right with their current helper and have been losing some small item in the household. One can open the Qi Men Dun Jia chart at the current date and time when the asker seeks to know what's going on. The chart read that there is current on-going theft happening within the household and that there is a third party thief assisting the helper. The thief accomplice was located in the Northeast direction which apparently was another helper staying 3 units away from their current house. Both of the thieves was caught with one of the helper passing out item to another helper. Qi Men Dun Jia divination allows one to understand the current situation and receive answer for the best outcome to a particular event or incident.

Actual Qi Men client scenario #2: A listed company director knew someone working in their company was sabotaging the sales process and they have been losing potential projects during government tender, but unable to find out the actual culprit. The Qi Men chart reveals the actual enemy is someone working in the operations department, born in the year of the Snake. He then proceed to engage a private investigator to obtain evidence of the suspect in that particular department of 2 individuals born in the year of the Snake. It was later revealed one of them have been selling project information to their competitors, so they always managed to tender in at the 'right price' .

Our Qi Men Masterclass are specially designed into small episodes that teaches a complete new beginner that has zero knowledge of Qi men to an actual practitioner. 

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Qi Men Dun Jia Strategy

Qi Men Dun Jia Strategy Masterclass

Advantage of Qi Men Strategy for:

  • Winning in Negotiation (rental, business, partnership, sales, compensation)
  • Seeking Wealth (bank loan, angel investors)
  • Job Interview
  • Examination
  • Romance
  • Escape (from danger, enemy, confidential trip)
  • Medical (avoid mis-diagnosis, receive good medical attention)
  • Legal (winning a court case)
  • Inclusive of date selection system for feng shui, ground digging, construction

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Qi Men Dun Jia Divination

Qi Men Divination Masterclass

Advantage of Qi Men Divination:

  • Divination method in reading the outcome of an event
  • Ability to do event forecasting
  • Qi Men Feng Shui to analyse energy mapping of property
  • Read in depth actual event
  • Wealth related events
  • Health related events
  • Relationship related events
  • Searching for lost of item
  • Plan yourself for maximum success
  • Can be used to analyse opponent thoughts and strategy

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