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Characteristics of the Five elements:
The metal pronounces the life span, longevity or abortion, foretelling any penalties, dangers, difficulties and dead end.
The water pronounces the talent, sage or fool, representing aptitude, brightness, agile mind and accuracy.
The wood pronounces the fate, lowliness or nobleness, representing extractive, luxuriant, brilliant, blooming, flourishing etc.
The fire pronounces the feature, strength or softness, representing power, influence, bravery and intense.
The earth pronounces the status, rich or poor, representing the birth and growth of everything.
How do I calculate my Chinese element?
The last number your birth year ends in:
0, 1 - METAL
2, 3 - WATER
4, 5 - WOOD
6, 7 - FIRE
8, 9 - EARTH
Each element promotes and controls another:
Wood promotes fire
Fire promotes earth
Earth promotes metal
Metal promotes water
Water promotes wood
Wood controls earth
Earth controls water
Water controls fire
Fire controls metal
Metal controls wood