The Life Door symbolises opportunity and growth – in a person’s personal and professional life. The Life Door can help bring about improvements to a person’s quality of life and allow him to progress in his career. It is associated with abundance and prosperity, and is considered the most auspicious Door.
The Heavens open at Zi 子, the Earth breaks at Chou 丑, and Man is born at Yin 寅. At the precise moment when the three Yang co-exist in blissful harmony, the Life Door emerges. It allows life to burst into being, revealing its full splendour and beauty in the process.
Natal Position: Full of grandeur, splendour and bounty, the original palace located at Gen Palace, it represent a gradual increase of Yang energy as life revives following the barren winter months.
Representation: Located in the Gen Palace represents the power of mountains and the boundless energy of young men as they explore the world.
As the most auspicious of all the 8 Doors, the Life Door is beneficial in a wide variety of situations.
It can help in matters of business and finance, providing a boost to trade and commerce. It can also help the unemployed gain employment or propel people towards their career objectives. It may also aid people who seek fame and recognition for their work, bringing their talents to a wider audience. In academia and research, the Life Door can help expedite the process of discovery and enable people to make the breakthroughs that they seek for.
In personal life, the Life Door can help ensure that marriages are harmonious.
The Life Door may also help couples who are trying to conceive. It is also auspicious for travel and migration as well as renovation.
The Life Door is associated with vitality. It protects one’s good health and prolonged exposure to the Life Door can boost longevity. If one is ill, the Life Door can help them find appropriate treatment and further boost its efficacy. Religious people may report that the Life Door helps them gain enlightenment and spiritual insight. Finally, the Life Door may help those who work in agriculture or food production, as it is known to increase yields.
The positive abilities of the Life Door, is so great that almost any activity will benefit under its influence. However, the only situation in which one may not benefit from the Life Door is when planning a funeral. The other activity that will fare poorly with the Life Door is burial.