Fengshui is a Chinese art and pulls the meaning “wind-water”. It helps in the flow of positive energy in ones surroundings. Fengshui uses colors and the five elements of nature in order to create this positive energy.
It is believed that fengshui attracts wealth, success, better quality of life, brings more harmony into people’s lives and improves health. Many business tycoons agree that fengshui played an important role in their success story. Here are some suggestions which will help you to gain these benefits.
Open Space to Allow Good Chi
Usually, when you observe houses of wealthy people, you notice more open space. There is a reason why these people maintain their houses spaciously. This space is meant for accumulation of wealth energy. Yes, when there is more breathing room in a place, it attracts wealth.
Wealthy people have big houses so they can have space that they want but what about small places? If you are willing to clear up the clutter, you can actually have open space. Stop searching for reasons and start exploring the free space in your house.
Good Energy Flow to the Front Door
Front door plays an important role in feng shui. A house must have smooth, strong pathway to allow fengshui into it. Take care of the trees or any other reasons that is blocking the energy of fengshui from entering into your house. Remove dustbins, old pots or shoes that are left near the front door.
Maybe your front door needs color and hardware change. As front door plays an important part to welcome fengshui, it is important to take good care of it. The first thing that must attract fengshui when it enters into a home is kitchen or bedroom. These things will create a positive energy in and around your house.
Clutter-free Living Room
Living Room is the heart of the house and it is important to keep it clutter-free and neat. Clutter is stuck energy. So keep your house clean and beautiful. Clean the mess right away and organize your house. If the house isn’t organized properly, then it starts getting messy again. Fengshui needs a house to be well maintained.
Use Fengshui Wealth Colors
Colors are an integral part of fengshui. The wealth color of fengshui is gold and its important to use the fixtures, frames, furniture, anything that you own, in golden color.
Don’t just prefer something just because it is in gold color, get connected with it emotionally. Because it is important to be connected with anything emotionally than just keeping it for sake of something. Love the products you own rather than fearing for bad fengshui.
The second fengshui hue is purple. You can bring purple color into your home with any décor items but only if you love them. If the items you own have strong connection with you, then ultimately it will work as a fengshui wealth cure.
Beautiful Kitchen-a Sure way to Attract Good Fortune
Abundance is represented by the kitchen in fengshui. Kitchen must be kept clutter free and counter tops must be kept clean if you want to attract good fortune into your life. Never ever leave dirty dishes in your sink as it may drain the positive energy and bring negative energy. If possible, plant a herb in your kitchen and notice the difference.
Sacred Space for Fengshui
You have to create a sacred space/altar for fengshui. That place will be considered as space for energy. This place can be created anywhere except bathroom, laundry or garage. Decorate the place with plants, crystals and good fengshui items of wealth.
Wood Elements and Plants
Nature plays a very important role in fengshui and it is attracted when nature is replicated in your house. It is not compulsory for you to place money plant or the lucky bamboo plant. Any plant placed in beautiful pots welcome the fengshui energy.
Flow of Water
Water and energy association always represent health not only now but from ancient period of time. Fountains are popular in fengshui culture. Keep one or more fountains in your best fengshui area, inside or outside the house. The flow of water is treated as health cure.
Hang Wind Chimes Outside the Door
Hanging wind chimes outside your front door will attract the positive energy by singing for it.
Make your Address Visible
Make you door number visible by painting the faded address or by fixing the address plate. It is important for your address to be visible when fengshui’s positive energy is searching for you, as it will know where to find you.
Understand the basics of 5 fengshui elements and know how to use them
Wood, Fire, Earth, Metal and Water are the five elements of fengshui. While each elements has its own significance, it is important to take care of usage of these elements. There are some standard rules on placing these elements and everyone must follow them. Understand the properties of these elements and act according to it.
Significance of Five Elements
The significance of the five elements of fengshui is
- Fire-Fame & Reputation.
- Earth-Love, Marriage, Spiritual Growth, Self Cultivitation.
- Metal-Creativity, Children, Blessings, Helpful people
- Water- Career, Path of life.
- Wood-Health, Money, Abundance, Family.
Placing of Five Elements
The five elements of fengshui must be placed in different corners according to Bagua, the energy map.
- Earth-Southwest and Northeast
- Metal-Northwest and West
- Wood-East and Southeast
It is important to follow these tips in placing the fengshui elements. Any difference in arranging these elements may cause destruction cycle.
Fengshui is the theory in which most people believe in. This Chinese art will bring positive energy, wealth, health and everything you need in your life. Follow these suggestions and let the course of better life follow.