Chinese Bazi - Symbolic Stars - Shen Sha
Chinese Bazi - Symbolic Stars - Shen Sha

Also known as: Dragon Virtue.

The mentor (virtue) star is one among the auspicious auxiliary stars, as it boosts good stars and diminishes the bad ones.

This star helps in problem solving, promotes power and authority.

The word Virtue itself is related to person morality or nobility which means the person has been doing good deed and this virtue gives him some defense when bad thing were to happen. Dragon Virtue is like the emperor, whose crimes and mistakes are exempted.

Dragon Virtue is more effective for Jia (positive wood) day masters, changes the inauspicious to auspicious.

Clashes and combinations affect the auspiciousness, i.e. can remove it.

This star is derived from Day or Year Branch.