左 / 右 belongs to the class of helper stars. The 2 stars essentially can be viewed to have the same brightness in every sector. When put together with other stars, it will help multiply the effects of the other stars. Thus to make the best use of these 2 stars, these 2 stars must be with stars that are exhibiting good qualities. If with stars that have bad qualities, it will also multiply the bad qualities as well. Thus these two stars are essentially double-edged swords.
If found alone without any major stars, it will exhibit its own qualities.
- 左: This star is considered the male half of these pair of stars. It is usually associated with males. To describe its character, I will describe it as one who is willing to help someone in need by moving forward and ‘lifting’ the person, and in helping the person does not expect anything in return and without any motive. When 左 appears in a sector, it usually means the help is from peers (friends) and not from elders. Usually peers who are male