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Protect Your House with Smart Feng Shui
If you feel like your house can benefit from additional protection, feng shui might be able to help. Not all feng shui cures have an exotic, oriental look, so most of the time you can choose a cure that looks appropriate for your taste, as well as the period style of your home.
Let's start with: A Strong Feng Shui Front DoorContinue to 2 of 26 below.
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Strong Front Door
Best protection starts with prevention, this is where a strong, solid and balanced front door is very important for the energy health of your home. Find out what makes a strong feng shui front door and how can you transform your own front door into a strong and powerful one.
Next: Solid House BackingContinue to 3 of 26 below.
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Solid House Backing
Everybody does better with good, strong support. "I have your back" is one of the nicest things to hear, isn't it? Just like you need to have your back covered, so to speak, the same applies to your house. Living in a house with strong backing makes your feel stronger and supported, that's for sure. Find out what it means to have good and solid feng shui backing.
Next: Smart Feng Shui Garden DesignContinue to 4 of 26 below.
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Smart Feng Shui Garden Design
A good feng shui garden is more than just a beautiful, relaxing space. The smart use of feng shui principles in your garden will create a strong protective energy for your house, nourishing it with vibrant energy and cocooning it in sweet protection.
Next: Cures for Bad Neighbours' EnergyContinue to 5 of 26 below.
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Cures for Bad Neighbours' Energy
If you find yourself in a challenging situation where there is constant low energy reaching your house from neighbours, there are several things feng shui can help you with.
Next: Use of Tortoise As Protection CureContinue to 6 of 26 below.
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Tortoise As Protection Cure
The turtle, or tortoise is a classical feng shui cure for strength and protection. If you like the energy of the turtle, there are numerous ways you can benefit from it in your home or garden.
Next: Use Feng Shui To Create Uplifting, Happy EnergyContinue to 7 of 26 below.
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Uplifting, Happy Energy
The stronger and happier the energy in your home, the less power any negative energy will have on your house. Cultivating happy energy in your home might be your best protection cure.
Next: The Dragon SymbolContinue to 8 of 26 below.
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Crystals and Stones
Natural stones and crystals can help with so many feng shui tasks, not the last of them being protection. Explore the different properties of various crystals and stones and choose the ones that are right for you and your home. Read more
Next: The Bagua MirrorContinue to 10 of 26 below.
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The Bagua Mirror
One of the most popular, or well known feng shui protection cure - the famed bagua mirror - is the one to use with caution. Read all about the bagua mirror and see which one you should use (if you decide you need one). Read more
Next: Tall Wind ChimesContinue to 11 of 26 below.
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Tall Wind Chime
A high quality, tall metal wind chime can provide strength and protection for your home, especially if placed in the right bagua area of your house ( one that is nurtured by the metal feng shui element). Ideally you want to place the wind chime outside, not inside your home. Read more
Next: Fu DogsContinue to 12 of 26 below.
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You must have seen the Fu Dogs, or Imperial Guardian Lions at the entrance of many Asian businesses - be they a bank building or a travel office. Usually displayed as a couple, they are believed to bring strong protection and blessings of wealth. If you like their energy and feel that they will go well with your home, you can display the Fu Dogs close to your front door (they do not have to be big in order to work). Read more
Next: Elephant SymbolContinue to 13 of 26 below.
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The feng shui applications of the energy of the elephant symbol are many - from protection to wisdom to fertility. If the energy of the elephant symbol speaks to you, sure go for this beautiful and strong protection feng shui cure for your home. Read more
Next: A Water FeatureContinue to 14 of 26 below.
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In most cultures it is considered auspicious to have a water feature close to the house. Water brings the energy of renewal, fertility, abundance; it clears and purifies all low energy. Water also protects from bad energies; you might have heard the expression "bad spirits cannot cross water" - which actually has quite a bit of truth in it. Read more
Next: Statue of BuddhaContinue to 15 of 26 below.
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While there are many different Buddha statues and Buddha mudras you can choose from to bring good energy into your home, the most effective feng shui cure for protection is the "No fear" - Abhaya Buddha Mudra. If you can find a big enough statue for the front garden of your home, or anywhere near the main entrace, this will certainly create strong protective energy. Read more
Next: The Right Front Door ColorContinue to 16 of 26 below.
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The Right Front Door Color
The right feng shui choice of a front door color will bring strong energy to your whole house, while the wrong choice will weaken the energy. In order to find the best color choice for your front door, you need to know its facing direction. Read more
Next: Mystic Knot DesignContinue to 17 of 26 below.
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Mystic Knot DesignContinue to 18 of 26 below.
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Bright Lights on Your House Numbers
Having intelligent lighting outside your house is not only a beautifying feature; it is also a strong feng shui house protection cure. It is important to have your house numbers well placed and well lit. Read more
Next: Sphere Shaped ObjectsContinue to 19 of 26 below.
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Sphere Shaped Objects
The most common use of the feng shui protection power of a sphere is the witches ball that you can see in many gardens. The sphere shape can also be subtly incorporated in many modern house exteriors. A sphere with a reflective shape is the best cure, as it reflects back any potentially negative energy. Read more
Next: The Protecting Power of Color RedContinue to 20 of 26 below.
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Protecting Power of Color Red
Red color is the auspicious representation of the fire element, which is the energy of sun and life. A smart use of red color will bring joy, strength and protection to your home.
Next: Chi Lin/The Dragon HorseContinue to 21 of 26 below.
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Chi Lin/The Dragon Horse
Chi Lin is a mythical Chinese creature with the head of a Dragon, the body of a Horse, and the scales of a Carp fish. Also called the Dragon Horse, or the Chinese Unicorn, Chi Lin brings strong, protective feng shui energy with blessings of good health and prosperity.
Chi Lin is very loyal to its owner and is considered to protect the house from evil spirits.
Next: Dzi Beads DesignContinue to 22 of 26 below.
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Dzi Beads Design
The image of the eye has always been a very powerful symbol in all ancient cultures. The eye is vigilant, all-seeing and protective, thus the wearer of jewelry with the eye design is somewhat protected by its vigilance. The same principle applies to a house - incorporating (in a subtle way!) this design in your house exterior is considered to bring protection from malevolent energies.
Next: The Yin Yang SymbolContinue to 23 of 26 below.
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The Yin Yang Symbol
The yin-yang symbol has a very complex, ancient energy and mutliple uses. One of the feng shui uses of the yin yang symbol is for harmony and house protection.
Next: A Strong Center of the HomeContinue to 24 of 26 below.
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Strong Center of the Home
The center of your home is very important for keeping the overall energy in your home strong, happy and protected. Read more
Next: Pi Yao EnergyContinue to 25 of 26 below.
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Pi Yao Energy
Pi Yao is one of the most protective feng shui cures with double duty - it is used for protection, as well as to attract wealth.
Next: Your Chinese Zodiac SignContinue to 26 of 26 below.
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Your Chinese Zodiac Sign
Using the imagery of your Chinese zodiac sign is believed to make your energy, as well as the energy of your house stronger and more protective.
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