How To Decorate Your Home Using Feng Shui Articles

What is Feng Shui - Feng Shui History and Theory

Feng Shui is an ancient Chinese system of aesthetics to improve your health and prosperity using the laws of Heaven (Astronomy) and Earth (Geography). When translated to English, the word literally means Wind-Water. The Fung Shui are used for following purposes

  1. Feng Shui for Wealth
  2. Feng Shui for Business
  3. Feng Shui for Career
  4. Feng Shui for Health
  5. Feng Shui for Luck
  6. Feng Shui for Love & Relations

Feng Shui is not a religion. Its symbols can create an environment that can boost our confidence and energy levels, thereby bringing good health and good fortune.

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feng shui laughing buddha -Symbol with money bag is one of the most auspicious symbols and is said to bring wealth,happiness and success.
feng shui laughing buddha -Symbol with money bag is one of the most auspicious symbols and is said to bring wealth,happiness and success.
FengShui Frog -to bring monetary gain, wealth and good health. This mythical Frog is also said to protect against misfortunes, drive away evil and also protect wealth.
FengShui Frog -to bring monetary gain, wealth and good health. This mythical Frog is also said to protect against misfortunes, drive away evil and also protect wealth.
Feng Shui  Cow
Feng Shui Cow
Feng Shui  Crystal Globe
Feng Shui Crystal Globe
Feng Shui  Bamboo plants
Feng Shui Bamboo plants
Feng Shui Single Dragon
Feng Shui Single Dragon
feng shui Dragon Phoenix
feng shui Dragon Phoenix

Feng Shui Articles

1. The Laughing Buddha: This is believed to smile off all the worries in your home; thereby bringing in happiness and prosperity. Buddha is like the big and round bellied Santa. It should be placed at a height in your living room, facing the main entry door and not on the ground. It should not be kept in the bed rooms or any other rooms. It is said to bring happiness, satisfaction and security to your home and life.

2. Phoenix: Phoenix is a mythological bird that is believed to resurrect itself from the ashes; it never dies. It represents immortality, power and prosperity. The picture of this magnificent bird is to be kept at the south portion of the house.

3. Dragon: Green dragon relates to health while the golden dragon to wealth and prosperity. These can be placed at any open part of your house expect on lower energy areas like garage, bathrooms and closets. Also not in your bedroom. You can keep a maximum of 5 dragons in your house.

4. Three legged Toad: It is believed to bring in wealth and prosperity and also safeguards your wealth. It holds Chinese coin in its mouth and sits on a pile of coins. These are placed at the corner of the living room near the main entry door. The coin in its mouth must be removed every evening and replaced every morning.

5. Cow: It is called the Wish Fulfilling Cow; made of 3”X4” shoushan stone and is believed to bring in wealth. These are placed on the South West part of your home.

6. Crystal Globe: It is said to bring in fame, recognition and improve networks that can lead to career success. It must be kept at the North East part of your home.

7. Bamboo plants: Itis also called the lucky bamboo. These are kept at the East and Southeast parts of your home. These represent life longevity and health and good fortune. These must be kept facing the main entry door. They can withstand any unfavourable climatic conditions. They do not require huge amount of sunlight or great care to grow.

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Feng Shui Tips

When applying Feng Shui, you must take note of few things.

1. The entryway must be made inviting with mats, wreaths and colours.

2. All doors and drawers must open effortlessly.

3. All burnt out lamp bulbs must be replaced.

4. Use all burners on your stove.

5. Kitchen should not be constructed close to the main entry door.

6. Do not place sharp objects or pillars facing the main entry door.

7. The stove and sink must be considerably kept far apart as fire and water are two opposite energies.

8. Broken plates should not be kept stored in the house.

9. Should not have two mattresses in one bed.

10. Front door and back doors must not be directly opposite to each other.

11. No shoes facing our main entry door

12. No TV or Computer sets in your bedroom

13. No plants in your bedroom

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Anamika S 7 years ago from Mumbai - Maharashtra, India

Nice Article! Yes, Feng Shui helps to improve our Earth Luck. Thanks for linking to some of my Hubs here. Infact I have written on most of the Feng Shui Symbols you have mentioned here.


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LensMan999 7 years ago from Trans-Neptunian region Author

We are regular readers of your hubs ...They are wonderful and interesting .You are the real reference hubber for Gemstones , Astrology and Feng Shui .


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vocalcoach 6 years ago from Nashville Tn.

Most informative hub. I am interested in using Feng Shui.

Thank you and peace harmony and love/


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fabulouslyfit 5 years ago

Very nice Hub, very informative, thank you!! I just started changing my environment and it feels great!

Thank You,

Carol


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LensMan999 3 years ago from Trans-Neptunian region Author

Hi vocalcoach and fabulouslyfit,

Hope that the information in the hub helped you both in decorating your room and environment. Thanks a lot for your comment.


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Akriti Mattu 19 months ago from Shimla, India

Great Hub

The whole concept of Feng Shui is based on energy and it holds true.

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