The work was a commentary on the now-lost Classic of Burial (t 葬經, s 葬经); as it survived and transmitted the classic's teachings, the Book of Burial's principles relating the flow of qi to the appropriateness of a tomb's location were influential on the development of fengshui.
See also Edit
- Feng Shui Today, "Classical Corner: 'Will it be eight pieces of pie, or nine squares of river turtle?' Archived October 24, 2012, at the Wayback Machine". 8 Sept 2012. Accessed 5 Nov 2012.