Are you superstitious? Do you believe in positive and negative energy? Just like Chinese people, they believe in positive and negative vibes, in a philosophy that all things should be made of balancing and harmonious energy which is called “Feng Shui” otherwise known to be “Wind Water”. Others believed that following Feng Shui do’s will bring you good fortune or good things in life. So let me show you the top 10 Feng Shui beliefs to follow.
1. Have a Pleasant Home Entrance
I’m sure all will agree that having a pleasant home entrance is a must. However, in Feng Shui having a pleasant home entrance doesn’t only mean to have one that will look great. It means to have a home entrance that is not crowded, no dark areas upon the entrance and above all no tress or whatsoever that will require visitors to bow down their heads to enter the place. This blocks the positive energy and makes your home uninviting.
2. Avoid Dark and Sad Hallways
As much as possible, one must avoid having dark hallways at home to avoid negative vibes from dwelling within your home. Feng Shui beliefs state that having dark hallways could be catastrophic and could bring bad vibes inside a happy home.
3. Use Uplifting Artwork at Home
Using of terrifying pieces of artwork could bring in a negative unwelcoming vibes to visitor. If you love war paintings or weird artworks that represent death or darkness, it is best suited to be placed somewhere private.
4. Hide Unfriendly Objects from Sight
This belief must be practiced by everyone whether you believe in Feng Shui or not. You must hide objects that are unfriendly and poses threat to one’s life or health such as the knives or weapons. It should be kept somewhere safe. Round edged furniture’s must also be kept away from children and as well as adults. In other words, you must choose furniture’s that are friendly and safe.
5. Make Sure to Open your Windows and Doors on Regular Basis
Some of us prefer to close the doors and windows by day mainly to avoid insects and unknown people from entering the house, however in Feng Shui it is believed that you must frequently open your doors and windows to allow positive vibes to come in. This means good health and fortune will flow inside.
6. Don’t Sit Right Across or In Line with the Door
Sitting right straight to your door creates negative energy and in fact blocks positive energy to enter your home. So if you want to sit, make sure not to sit straight at your door entrance.
7. Make Sure your Bed is not Tightly Situated in One Corner
It is believed that a bed situated right in one corner disrupts a good flow of Chi or positive energy. There must be enough space on every corner of the bed to allow positive chi to circulate.
8. Avoid lifeless or Dead Plants
Never collect dead plants inside your home. It is not good for the health and it is better to only keep alive and moderate sized plants at home. This brings good energy, lively and happy home.
9. Choose a Light Paint Colour in the Bedroom
Dark colours must be avoided in the bedroom therefore you must not use colours that have dark shades such as the blue, red and most of all black. These colours are said to bring yang energies when you sleep at night.
10. Living Room must be Situated in the Middle of your Home
A living room that is situated right at the centre of a home is believed to bring good and kind energy to everyone in the household. Therefore if you want to live a happy and peaceful life, make sure to have your living room right in the middle part.