Feng Shui Basics

Every family needs a place to gather together and share the times. The way we act and the way we feel is influenced in a great amount by our environment which surrounds us. By learning the proper way to organize our surroundings, we can enhance our living style. Among the several ways, the Chinese art…

Every family needs a place to gather together and share the times. The way we act and the way we feel is influenced in a great amount by our environment which surrounds us. By learning the proper way to organize our surroundings, we can enhance our living style. Among the several ways, the Chinese art form known as Feng Shui is the most famous and ancient way to arrange home accessories to give your family the best luck.

All in all it is about mastering and understanding a technique and thought process which shows us how our spaces and living quarters can be reorganized and designed to best provide us with the perfect balance and harmony. Simple things like the position where we place our desk can be determinative to the harmony we experience in the space and affect things like concentration we may have while working in such space.

Among all the models Bagua is the amongst the most important concept to both understand and positively conceptualize. Bagua is a way to configure a wholesale map which can be used to evaluate each working or living space. This is an octagon shaped map, which is divided into nine unique areas. All of the nine areas correspond to the main areas of life and allow us to recognize the location of each of these areas in our valuing space.

Feng Shui handles five main constituents which we should always keep in mind while while harmonizing our surroundings; they are water, fire, wood, metal and earth. All of these five constituents move in a different way and make the energy of the surroundings vary depending on it.

The term chi represents the energy, which changes and moves all the time and depends on these five constituents. Feng Shui is a concept which shows us the way how chi acts and moves as an invisible force to determined the kind of energy that our environment contains.

As we can perceive, all of these wonderful techniques can represent us a very wise and rich new world to explore. If we acquire the proper Feng Shui concepts, we can easily understand and improve our surroundings or space. This way, Feng Shui technique allows us to enhance our life style as well as our energy by maximizing the natural environment in which we are.