Brian Dunning's FileMaker Custom Functions

Numerology ( _Date )

Calculate numerology number for Birthday or date.

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  Sample input:
26/2/1951
  Sample output:
8

  Function definition: (Copy & paste into FileMaker's Edit Custom Function window)

Calculate numerology number for Birthday or date.

Also for people which haven't fpm advanced can find calculation field.

Example file:

http://fmforums.com/forum/showpost.php?post/247091/

 

Comments

Bill Doerrfeld   Bill Doerrfeld, Everywhere
Jul 11, 2011
It's fine to use Mod (Numbers, 9) for this with the understanding that if the actual digital root = 9 the Mod() equation will return 0. Simply insert a condition checking for this which returns 9 if the result is 0.

Othwersie, those of us who are "nines" (myself included) come up as 0 which is not a nice thing to do to us... :)
 
TSGal   TSGal, Santa Clara, CA
Nov 21, 2013
Or,
Since this should result in a value from 1 to 9, subtract one (to get 0 to 8 with Mod) and then add one.

Mod ((Day ( _Date ) + Month ( _Date ) + Year ( _Date ) - 1) ; 9) + 1
 

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