It is possible to make annual forecasts for your home based on Traditional Chinese Feng Shui. Dividing a property into eight sectors, each will correspond to one of the directions of the wind rose: North, Northeast, East, Southeast, South, Southwest, West and Northwest. From year to year, a different star visits each of these sectors. Know the trends of Feng Shui for your property in 2018, Chinese Year of the Dog, and find out how to harmonize them.
When we say that someone “has a star,” we mean that this person is lucky or has a special brightness. Feng Shui is more or less the idea. The Stars are the energetic potentials that occupy the spaces – and in this case both can be favorable and unfavorable, and must be balanced.
We have all nine Stars that occupy the eight sectors of the house plus the center of the property. Before we talk about the Stars, we need to know the Five Chinese Phases. Also called Five Elements, the Five Phases are used to strengthen the Beneficial Stars and drain the energy from the noxious Stars.
See in the table the Phases, as well as the colors, shapes, and materials that symbolize each one.
Our Western calendar, called the Gregorian, is totally arbitrary and has no relation to the cycles of planet Earth. The Chinese use two calendars: one aligned with the lunar cycles, the other with solar cycles. The calendar applied to Feng Shui is the Solar Calendar. For him, the new Chinese year of the dog, in Brazil, begins on February 3, 2018, at 7:29 pm (summer time). It is from that day on that you must put into practice the recommendations I make here.
First of all, you need to have the floor plan of your property. It does not have to be a professional design. You can measure the rooms yourself and draw on a checkered paper. Take care to maintain the correct proportion of the measurements of each room. how about this problem? How to Get Smoke Smell Out of House
From the center of your house or apartment, identify the eight directions of the rose of the winds. To do this, stay in the center of your property and use a compass – or a compass application on your cell phone that plays the same role. It is worth emphasizing, however, that cellular application to measure the North need to be well calibrated. Otherwise, the reading may go wrong. Follow the instructions of the chosen application to calibrate it. In general, this means moving the cell phone by forming an imaginary eight horizontally, with the application open) – to identify the North direction. Mark on the ground floor this direction and, from there, divide the property into eight equal “slices”. Use the image below as an example.