As we get ready to move into the New Year, we are mindful that although 2016 is a FIRE Monkey year, it will nevertheless be ruled by the ominous black star 2, which takes center stage in the feng shui chart of the year; this makes the coming 12 months a Black Year, not exactly a promising prospect!
Good feng shui space is happy space, so fill your rooms with the things you love. Buy only furniture you cannot resist and everywhere, let there be a display of things that have meaning for you. Your living space should engage your senses.
There are some among us who are gifted with a natural air of authority, the ability to rally up crowds and inspire loyalty! Some might even come across as Bossy-Boots but these special group of people possess a certain quality of getting things done through others!
Offering incense to holy enlightened beings as well as hungry ghosts is an excellent way to create good karma. Just burning one tiny floret of incense benefits millions of hungry ghosts and pleases the enlightened beings very much.
If there were one place in the home that can symbolize the unity and harmony of the family unit it would have to be the kitchen. A carefully thought out kitchen design can promote family interactions that create many memories of laughter and joy!
As the coming Lunar Year of the Wood Sheep is blessed with all five feng shui elements — metal, wood, water, fire and earth — everyone will have the opportunity to make money, achieve success and attain their goals, according to renowned feng shui expert grandmaster Lillian Too.
When we start to design our living spaces, the best way to look for ideas and to get inspiration is to run through images of actual rooms. By doing so, we are able to appreciate the different styles, concepts and techniques that have gone into creating such spaces.