How to Calculate Kua Number for Females (born before the year 2000):

  1. Add the last two numbers of your birth year and make it to a single digit.

 

       If your birth year is 1981, 8+1=9

   2. Add the single digit to number 5, and make it to a single digit, too, if necessary.

 

       9 + 5=14, then 1 + 4 = 5

       5 is your Kua Number!

       Your Five Element is Earth, and you are in West Group.

 

       (For females born after the year 2000, add 6 instead of 5.)

How to Calculate Kua Number for Males (born before the year 2000):

  1. Add the last two numbers of your year of birth and bring it to a single digit.

     

       If your birth year is 1981, 8+1=9

   2. Deduct the single digit from number 10.

 

      10 – 9 = 1

     

      1 is your Kua Number!

      Your Five Element is Water, and you are in East Group.

 

 

*Kua Number 1,3,4,9 = East Group

  1. Water

  3. Wood / Thunder

  4. Wood / Wind

  9.  Fire

 

*Kua Number 2,5,6,7,8 = West Group

  2. Earth

  5. Earth

  6. Metal / Heaven

  7. Metal / Lake

  8. Earth / Mountain

Five Elements Personality Traits by Kua Number

    Now you can see Five Elements Characteristic traits by checking your Kua Number, and see which group (the East Group or the West Group) you belong to. Whoever in the same group is good compatibility, while whoever in the other group is difficult in relationship. After you check yours, check your family, friends, etc.

The East Group:

Kua numbers 1, 3, 4 and 9

The best four directions for the East Group are South, Southeast, East, and North.

 

Kua Number 1 (Element: Water)

  • Creative

  • Flexible

  • Independent

  • Business minded

  • Mysterious

  • Self-indulgent

 

Best Colors: Black, Dark Blue

            Best 4 Directions: South East, East, South, North

Kua Number 3 (Element: Wood/Thunder)

  • Goal oriented

  • Work well under pressure

  • Good leaders

  • Intelligent

  • Stubborn

  • Inflexible

Best Colors: Green, Blue, Black

            Best 4 Directions: South, South East, East

 

Kua Number 4 (Element: Wood/Wind)

  • Sociable  

  • Organized

  • Loyal

  • Love learning new things

  • Indecisive

  • Arrogant

Best Colors: Green, Blue, Black

Best 4 Directions: North, South, East, South East

 

Kua Number 9 (Element: Fire)

  • Charismatic

  • Energetic

  • Enthusiastic

  • Competitive

  • Argumentative

  • Overindulgent

Best Colors: Red, Purple, Pink, Green

Best 4 Directions: East, South East, North, South

 

The West Group:

Kua number, 2, 5, 6, 7 and 8.

The best four directions for the West Group are West, Northwest, Southwest and Northeast.

(Keep your head position in bed and facing position at work desk toward one of these directions, if possible.)

Kua Number 2 (Element: Earth)

  • Stable

  • Reliable

  • Care giver

  • Patient

  • Takes on too much responsibility

  • Insecure

Best Colors: Beige, Yellow, Orange

Best 4 Directions: North East, West, North West, South, West

Kua Number 5 (Center)

Kua number 5 is divided into male and female since it represents the combination of yin and yang chi energies.

  • Males will use the Kua number 2.

  • Females will use the Kua number 8.

Kua Number 6 (Element: Metal/Heaven)

  • Dignified

  • Knowledgeable

  • Analytical

  • Good leaders

  • Inflexible

  • Judgmental

Best Colors: White, Gray, Gold, Silver, Yellow

Best 4 Directions: West, North East, South West,North West

Kua Number 7 (Element: Metal / Lake)

  • Optimistic

  • Artistic

  • Graceful

  • Creative

  • Critical

  • Picky

Best Colors: White, Gray, Gold, Silver, Yellow

Best 4 Directions: North West, South West, North East, West

Kua Number 8 (Element: Earth / Mountain)

  • Focused

  • Persistent

  • Great problem solvers

  • Goal-oriented

  • Stubborn

  • Resistant to change

Best Colors: Blue, Yellow, Orange, Beige

Best 4 Directions: South West, North West, West, North East