WHAT IS SA JOO PAL JA (), FOUR PILLARS AND EIGHT LETTERS?

One's birthdate may be written in terms of Chun Gan and Ji Ji; year, month, day, and time--each becomes one pillar, total of four pillars. Each pillar is given one Chun Gan and one Ji Ji that there are total of eight letters. Sa Joo Pal Ja literally means "four pillars and eight letters" and it represents one's fate. Sa Joo is short for Sa Joo Pal Ja.

 

EXAMPLE: 2012/11/11 12:00 P.M.

 

TIME

DAY

MONTH

YEAR

CHUN GAN

ˣ

GAP

ܰ

BYUNG

SHIN

IM

JI JI

OH

JA

HAE

JIN

**ܰ BYUNG represents "MYSELF"

 

YOOK CHIN ()

Yook Chin designates family relations in Sa Joo. There are total of five different groups composed of two parts. In Sa Joo, "myself" is represented by Il Gan, Chun Gan of the Day.

 

̷ BI GYUN

same Oh Haeng and same Eum Yang with Il Gan

̤ GUP JAE

same Oh Haeng and different Eum Yang with Il Gan

SHIK SHIN

engendered by Il Gan with same Eum Yang

߿ί SANG GWAN

engendered by Il Gan with different Eum Yang

PYUN JAE

restrained by Il Gan with same Eum Yang

JUNG JAE

restrained by Il Gan with different Eum Yang

ί PYUN GWAN

restrains Il Gan with same Eum Yang

ί JUNG GWAN

restrains Il Gan with different Eum Yang

PYUN IN

engenders Il Gan with same Eum Yang

JUNG IN

engenders Il Gan with different Eum Yang

Bi Gyun + Gup Jae = BI GUP ̤

Shik Shin + Sang Gwan = SHIK SANG ߿

Pyun Jae + Jung Jae = JAE SUNG

Pyun Gwan + Jung Gwan = GWAN SUNG ί

Pyun In + Jung In = IN SUNG

**SUNG literally means 'star'; in Yook Chin, it means position.

 

MEANING OF YOOK CHIN IN TERMS OF RELATIONSHIP AND LIVING

̤ BI GUP: siblings, friends, colleagues; cooperation, friendship, loyalty.

߿ SHIK SANG: wife's parents, disciple, junior staff (for males), children (for females); food, clothing, shelter.

JAE SUNG: wife/women (for males), in-laws (for females); wealth, reality.

ί GWAN SUNG: children (for males), husband/men (for females); authority, regulation, honor, occupation.

IN SUNG: parents; learning, real estate, documents.

 

PROPERTIES OF YOOK CHIN

̤ BI GUP: desire for sleep, reckless, imprudence, impatient, planless, lazy, timid, sense of identity, stubbornness, critical, wariness, rebellious, obsession, individualistic, selfish, self-absorption, passive, aggressive.

߿ SHIK SANG: sexual desire, independent, selfishness, self-esteem, adventure, innovation, opportunism, perception, curiosity, open, sensitivity, self-regulating, aggressive, optimistic, cunning, reformation, observation, creation.

JAE SUNG: worldly desires, pleasure, entertainment, nature, emotional, lightness, romantic, passionate, vanity, outgoing, active, gamble, temptation, reality, joy.

ί GWAN SUNG: desire for honor, responsibility, systematic, moral obligations, regulations, conservative, credibility, authoritarianism, control, ethics, uniform, devotion, analytic, passive, objective, flattery.

IN SUNG: gluttony, reason, stability, reputation, duty, obligation, prudence, learning, peace, principle, wisdom, sympathy, productive, patient, introverted, dependent, intellectual, worrying, persuasion.

 

MIND CONSTITUTION ( SHIM SUNG CHE JIL)

Shows one's instinct and basic traits.

 

RATIONAL STATE (̫ GYUK GOOK)

Shows one's rational thought and ultimate goal.

 

OH SHIN ()

Oh Shin designates personal connections, character formation, goals, good fortune, and virtue in Sa Joo. There are total of five of them.

YONG SHIN: Energy of Good Fortune (Assists Hee Shin)

HEE SHIN: Energy of Joy (Ultimate Goal)

GI SHIN: Energy of Misfortune (Harms Yong Shin)

GOO SHIN: Energy of Enemy (Harms Hee Shin)

HAN SHIN: Energy of Bystander