Ba Zi Suanming

Ba Zi Suanming (八字算命 bā zì suànmìng literally “destiny evaluation according to the eight characters”), also called four pillars of destiny (四柱算命 sì zhù suànmìng). Proven since about the 1st century B. C., but source text ascertained only since the


Xu Ziping, Chin. 許子平 Xŭ Zĭpíng (907-60): Chinese Ba Zi scholar, father of the modern Ba Zi Suanming. His lost chief work is The predisposition of ebb and flow [in the] three destiny after Luoluzi (Chin. 珞琭子三命消息賦註 luòlùzĭ sānmìng xiāoxī