Yan, Dr Paul

Yan, Dr Paul
Sterling, VA

Professional Education:

Certificate of training at Shanghai Lunghua Hospital of Traditional Medicine, PRC (1975)
Diploma from Shanghai Medical College for advance studies, PRC (1981)
Certificate of Acupuncture from Shanghai Qian Jin School, PRC (1984)
Bachelor of Science at Southeastern University, USA (1990)
Doctor of Naturopathy at Nova College International, USA (1999)


Drawing on his far-reaching family background in oriental metaphysics, he is also a Chinese astrologer and Feng Shui practitioner with almost 50 years’ experience. He uses cross-checking analysis on Zi Wei Dou Shu and Ba Zi astrology in reading one’s destiny, and applies classical Compass and Flying Star Feng Shui skills to decode and treat energies for customers at home or at work.

He is the owner and instructor of Yan’s Professional Feng Shui Institute since 1990. He has talked Feng Shui on radio (WBAI New York), and health on TV (Virginia); he has also made speeches on Feng Shui and Health at The Family Therapy Network Symposium in Washington, DC (1999). Washington Post has quoted him “one of the most famous Feng Shui specialists” (4/23/1996). He has many Ba Zi and Feng Shui students all over the world. Recently he has put his lifetime BaZi reading skills and knowledge into a Distance Learning Course covering basic, advanced and expert levels. This course fits students from all kinds of background to become professional Chinese astrologers.


“Name and Destiny” (1996)
“Management of Acupuncture and Moxibustion Clinic” – 2001 (written an article on naturopathic healing)
“The Best Feng Shui Alignment” (2002, has been chosen as a textbook in a community college in Michigan)

For students only:

“Unravel the Life Secrets” – Zi Wei Astrology Textbook” (2008)
“BaZi Astrology Foundation and Professional Courses (since 2012)