Feng Shui (pronounced ”Fung Shway”) is an ancient Chinese practice that dates back to 3,000 years ago. This practice involves a combination of science and art that lets you learn the potential of your home or office and make it work for you. It basically explains how placements or balancing of objects in your home or office affects the energetic flow of the space, and by extension your personal energy flow. Feng Shui points out that your surroundings not only affect your level of material comfort, but it additionally affects pretty much any area of your life. These areas include both your physical and mental health, success and relationships. The practice works on the principle that our homes and offices are a reflection of what’s happening inside of us. Having balanced energy in a room brings good fortune to those who stay in the room and those who enter it. On the flip side, if there is an energy imbalance, the effects will reflect somewhere in your life.
Before we dive into the steps to make your room more Feng Shui, let’s first have a quick look on the values you need to know. The basic ideologies of Feng Shui revolve around picking carefully what you bring into your home, how you maintain your house and how you arrange your rooms. Unknown to many people, every belonging in your house has energy and the practice helps to harness the energy to give you better health, joy, abundance and harmony.
The Feng Shui principles should be able to guide you to get started on creating your own space, and ultimately help you enhance your personal energy. View our 8 easy steps to make your room more Feng Shui in the slideshow below: