8 heavenly Gods also know as Deity which are 螣蛇 Teng she,白虎 Baihu, 太阴 Tai Yin,值符 zhi fu,六合 Liu He, 九天 Jiu tian, 玄武 Xuan wu, 九地 Jiu Di in Qi men Dun Jia divination and qimen dunjia bazi reading.
The 8 Gods and deity in Qi Men Dun Jia are Nine Earth, Nine Heaven, Partner, The Moon, White Tiger, Serpent and Black Tortoise. It represents the unknown force that cannot be control, some called it the universal energy or the “God.” Take note that the God or deity does not mean any God from religious point of view, it is just a representations.
There are a total of 8 Gods:
值符 Zhi Fu (Leader) ✩✩✩✩✩
六合 Liu He (Partner) ✩✩✩✩
九天 Jiu Tian (Ninth Heaven) ✩✩✩
九地 Jiu Di (Ninth Earth) ✩✩✩
螣蛇 Teng She (Serpent) ✩✩
太阴 Tai Yin (Darkness/ The Dark Moon) ✩✩
玄武 Xuan Wu (Black Tortoise) ✩✩
白虎 Bai Hu (White Tiger) ✩
Jiu Di 九地 (Nine Earth)
Symbolize Nine earth, mother earth, clam and peaceful. Slow in terms of reaction, melancholy and depressed. Usually someone who is not tall, stable, firm, tame, flexible and honest. Due to their flixiable nature, they tend be influenced by people more often. Something slow, low rise building, flat land. Someone who can be lazy, Big enterprises, companies, someone who had achieved very high position in life. If there is a 九地 Jiu Di (Nine Earth) when doing a Qimen Divination in health aspect, meaning that the recovery will be slow and steady. When combined with Open door, it will mean the door is open for the graveyard if the question is based on a health related issue. In the reference of a building, it will be strong and steady.
You can check the video on Nine Earth over here https://youtu.be/emXTONb8cYo
Jiu Tian 九天 (Nine Heaven)
Represents tall and high rise, sky and heaven. Someone with very strong character, active, take action, set very high target, objectives and high goals, high expectations and very ambitious. Extreme case can be a perfectionist, and would like to see things going according to their own way. Usually such people will be disappointed and will feel depressed and hurt themselves mentally or health wise if it combines with Harm Door Qimen 伤门 (Shang Men) within the palace. Such person usually are extrovert, impulsive and impatient who would like to see results immediately, using Qimen Bazi, we will be able to calculate bazi easily. When you see 九天 Jiu Tian (Nine Heaven), it is good for war, good for travelling to overseas using planes, car, trains. In the art of war, it is good to attack rather than defend, (Applies in business too). Generally this is a good and positive heavenly God/deity.
You can check the video on Nine Heaven over here https://youtu.be/6lrgzP3_3vs
Liu He 六合 (Partner)
An auspicious, amiable and positive energy surrounded, a very positive sign in the world of Qimen. Good for marriage, relationship, engagement, partnership, business, negotiation of deals. Represents marriage and partnership in business. Represents agents, middleman, salesman. Co-orporation, joint venture, teamwork, gatherings and can involved in many parties. In the court of law, it represent evidence and proof. For character wise, it is outgoing, easy-going and friendly.
You can check the video on Partner over here https://youtu.be/b2DLjgkwAC8
Tai Yin 太阴 (The Moon/Darkness)
Represent the dark side of the moon, darkness, secret and conceal. Dim and gloomy, overcast, cloudy, dull in colour, dark shade, trauma. In the situation when using Qimen divination, when you see 太阴 Tai Yin (The Moon), the situation will have something hidden where you are not able to see, hence, you will need to dig deeper to find out the real situations before making a decision. A spy, do things secretively, Basing on character, the person is gentle in nature, very much quiet, introvert, very detailed and secretive. Can also represent a nobleperson (贵人) is helping secretly. in the extreme side, it can also mean the person is very cunning and shrewd. When you see a Tai Yin, it is suitable time to plot, plan and do secret plans.
You can check the video on the moon/darkness over here https://youtu.be/mQY3zDMdLHE (Do take note that some blogs, it used the term “guardian of destiny moon” as a reference, basically it is the same as 太阴 moon)
Baihu 白虎 (White Tiger)
In qimen dunjia analysis, it represents a very inauspicious heavenly God/deity, represents disaster and injuries. Links to harm, calamities, casualties, accidents, traffic accidents, epidemics, injuries, sickness and conflict. Character wise, likes to compete, can be very fierce, ferocious and aggressive, bad in temper and pretty impatient in nature. On the flip side, this person is very capable and can do big things, especially in business. With power and influence, with strong character. It also represents gather of wealth together especially when you combined with Life door.
You can check the video on white tiger over here https://youtu.be/JxpHcqpHaQo
Teng She 螣蛇 (Serpent)
Represent cunning, sneaky. Worries and problems, someone who is constantly very worry about anything and everything unnecessary. It also represents fake, false and unreal. Someone who can be overly sensitive, skeptical, shallow and suspicious in nature. Agile nervous, absent-minded in nature. It also represents mental disorder and not able to recognize what is real or unreal. A person that is confused. A person that say one thing but do another thing. The person can be very “poison” when they speak bad about other people. Generally not a very positive God.
You can check the video on serpent over here https://youtu.be/dTv2B90OQkQ
Zhi Fu 值符 (Leader)
The number 1 leader of ALL heavenly God/deity. This is the best God to use if you are using Qimen divination or Calculate bazi. A leader, with authority, a boss, or high management. Someone with exceptional leadership qualities with authorities, if you are looking to hire someone to lead a team, and their day palace had a Zhi Fu 值符 in the palace, it will be a great hire. Someone who is steady confident and determined. Represents valuable, precious, noblemen or benefactors. It can represent a judge, an examiner, bank ,mood. Be careful of emptiness in the palace, if it happens, even the number 1 leader will lose most of the energy! Some reference book indicated that when Zhi Fu 值符 – Leader is around in the palace, it will overcome all obstacles, which is not entirely true, when we see a Qimen chart, we must always look at the whole chart in a holistic approach, hence, when the surrounding are not supportive, even Zhi Fu 值符 cannot help you.
You can check the video on leader over here https://youtu.be/0uSOw_NuCXg. (Take note that Leader 值符 in some places, it is named as guardian of destiny bazi chief)
Xuan Wu 玄武 (Black Tortoise)
Inauspicious heavenly God, theft, quarrel and robberies. Represent minor financial loss. Good communication skill, quick witted and intelligent. Someone who is very prideful, and cannot lose face, someone fake and superficial. People who are Xuan Wu 玄武 (Black Tortoise) are usually presentable. May like to flirt around. Also represent bribery. Strangely, people who are with a Xuan Wu 玄武 (Black Tortoise) usually are attracted to MLM, networking marketing, direct selling activities. Many of them will usually get cheated very easily. Although it is not a good God/deity, but if combined with good Qimen Doors and good palace, it can be a positive combination.
You can check the video on black tortoise over here – https://youtu.be/oJ7ik_GSYYs