The importance for any BaZi learner to learn and understand about their Day Master to identify the basic nature and character. In short, it is “Who You Are” aspect of your life and it is possible for people with the same Day Master to share the same distinguish quality, characteristic or personalities.
Earlier, i have described all 10 Day Masters and both the Yin and Yang aspect of the 5 Elements of Chinese Metaphysics: Wood, Fire, Earth, Metal and Water. This is the resultant of 10 stems in total which can denotes your fundamental traits, qualities, talents, personalities, strengths and weaknesses in terms of character, career, relationships and wealth.
Here is a quick summarise of all the 10 Day Master:
甲 JIA – YANG WOOD
Visual Representation: Think huge, towering trees in the forest.
Characteristic: : Steady, accountable, dependable, principled, persevering.
Positive: Charming, Sociable, Straightforward, Persevering, Independent, Steady, Dependable, Principled, Determined, Productive, Strong, Accountable
Negative: Self-interested, Calculative, Competitive, Jealous and suspicious, No overt display of feelings, Defensive, Tactless, Conservative, Inflexible, Resistant to change, Stubborn, Rigid
乙 YI – YIN WOOD
Visual Representation: Foliage, creepers and flowers.
Characteristic: Flexible, creative, intelligent, adaptive, survivor.
Positive: Adaptive, Flexible, Creative, Intelligent, People person, Survivalist, Swift-thinking, Problem solver, Articulate
Negative: Fickle-minded, Non-committal, Emotional, Inconsistent, Cunning, Greedy, Vindictive, Controlling, Overly dependent of others
丙 BING – YANG FIRE
Visual Representation: The fiery orb that is the sun.
Characteristic: Generous, vivacious, sincere, noble, resilient.
Positive: Independent, Generous, Vivacious, Noble, Sincere, Passionate, Resilient, Warm, Friendly, Committed
Negative : Proud, Egoistic, Distant, Easily bored, Loner, Jealous, Tendency to be taken advantage of
丁 DING – YIN FIRE
Visual Representation: Candlelight or twinkling stars at night.
Characteristic: Meticulous, friendly, intelligent, team-worker, adaptive.
Positive: Meticulous, Good Motivator, Adaptive, Warm, Friendly, Intelligent
Negative: Fickle-minded, Temperamental, Overly dependent, Greedy, Needy, Sarcastic
戊 WU – YANG EARTH
Visual Representation: Mountains and boulders.
Characteristic: Solid, dependable, protective, loyal, trustworthy.
Positive: Solid, Steady, Reliable, Trustworthy, Loyal, Protective, Sincere, Tough
Negative: Stubborn, Inflexible, Procrastinator, Secretive, Slow, Insensitive, Inability to express feelings and thoughts well, Tendency to be lazy
己 JI – YIN EARTH
Visual Representation: Soft soil and sand.
Characteristic : Talented, nurturing, productive, resourceful, forgiving.
Positive: Nurturing, Kind-hearted, Resilient, Forgiving, Trustworthy, Optimistic, Resourceful, Sensitive to the feelings of others
Negative: Inflexible, Slow, Procrastinator, Secretive, Insensitive, Inability to express feelings and thoughts well
庚 GENG – YANG METAL
Visual Representation: An axe or a mighty sword.
Characteristic: Altruistic, honest, diligent, decisive, competitive.
Positive: Altruistic, Strong, Dependable, Principled, Honest, Tough, Competitive, Persevering, Decisive
Negative: Inflexible, Hasty, Gullible, Rigid, Stubborn, Egoistic, Proud, Aggressive
辛 Xin – Yin Metal
Visual Representation: Bling (shiny jewelry) and polished ornaments.
Characteristic: Just, intelligent, creative, tough, value relationships.
Positive: Tough, Creative, Honest, Just, Intelligent, Competitive, Value relationships
Negative Proud, Jealous, Inflexible, Egoistic, Noisy, Difficult to handle, Overly sentimental
壬 REN – YANG WATER
Visual Representation: Vast oceans and roaring rapids.
Characteristic: Fast-thinker, action-oriented, quick learner, strong, mobile.
Positive: Adaptive, On-the-go, Strong, Adventurous, Intelligent, Action- oriented, Competitive
Negative: Forceful, Temperamental, Secretive, Fickle, Brash, Easily distracted, Rebellious, Overly emotional
癸 GUI – YIN WATER
Visual Reference: Mist, dew and rain.
Characteristic: Good mentors, team-player, intuitive, creative, intelligent.
Positive: Creative, Nurturing, Sensitive to the feelings of others, Intuitive, Intelligent
Negative : Indecisive, Fickle, Easily distracted, Inconsistent, Overly sensitive, Temperamental, Paranoid