Feng Shui at Home

Chinese Characters for Feng Shui

Applying Feng Shui at home can be easy if you understand the basic principles. Feng Shui (sometimes spelled fung shway or fung shui) is an ancient Chinese art that can enhance your life.

The Chinese characters shown above are for wind (feng) and water (shui, shei or shwei). Feng Shui encompasses many aspects of life, but for simplification purposes, I will only touch on the parts that will help you relax at home.

What is Feng Shui?

Feng Shui is the ancient art of organizing your environment to promote harmony with nature and to achieve a balance of energy between yourself and your surroundings. It started over 3000 years ago in China and is still very important today.

One rule that holds true for Feng Shui and plain common sense is to clean up the clutter in your home! For more information on how you can improve your home through Feng Shui, keep reading.

What are the key components of Feng Shui at Home?

  • Yin Yang. The most common symbol used for Yin and Yang is shown to the right, where yin is the mostly black half and yang is the mostly white half of the symbol.
yin yang symbol
A souvenir from Taiwan: a Chinese compass or Luo Pan.

A Room To Room Guide to Feng Shui

Feng Shui for the following rooms is covered in separate pages. To better understand how feng shui works, review these guidelines on feng shui decor or get some room-specific information by clicking on one of the links below:

You can also learn how colors affect your feng shui.

Help! I've Got Bad Feng Shui!

It may come to you as a surprise, but your home will probably need a little help to improve the flow of chi. Fortunately, there are 8 simple remedies to optimize good Feng Shui at home.

Other Feng Shui at Home Resources

Bamboo can also help you! You can find out more information on bamboo plants, clothing, furniture, and bamboo products for home,hobbies, and garden. Visit Bamboo Inspiration and discover more about this increasingly popular and environmentally friendly material.

Learn how to be your own Feng Shui consultant by identifying and evaluating Chi Flow, the five elements and Yin & Yang. Visit Feng-Shui-Vibes.com and find useful cures and remedies.

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