Qi means valuable or holy--it refers to an essence with an esoteric nature
Men refers to a door or gate
Dun means hidden
Jia is related to warfare, which is considered as the most sacred in this method
Qi Men Dun Jia can therefore be interpreted as "Mysterious Doors Hiding Jia" Simply, Qi Men Dun Jia is the plotting of a Qi Map which anticipates the trajectory and the nature of Heaven, Earth, Man, and Spirit Luck at any given moment and time. In order to use this map to change one's fortune, it is necessary to locate the position of Jia within the chart.
Pan - In QMDJ theory, a kind of direction chart called Pan, which is a 3 x 3 square of nine (9) blocks (8 directions and center). In each directional block, one of the eight (8) gates can be found. This information can then be used to predict what will happen and when a certain activity should take place in order to ensure success.
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It is, however, necessary for one to be familiar with Nine Stars, 8 Doors, 10 Stems, 8 Deities, 24 Mountains and Ba Gua.