With all its power to transform, heal and change, feng shui also has the power to confuse and even frustrate, no doubt about that! I receive so many emails full of the energy of confusion, urgency or endless expectations as to how feng shui should work.
Before delving into feng shui, it might be helpful to understand that no matter how it is presented today, the truth is that feng shui is a deeply mysterious and of course, ancient body of knowledge, so to reduce its complexity to "move your chair, change your life" is just not intelligent.
As an ancient art and science, feng shui also has many, many subtle layers, each with its own nuances, textures, and guidelines, so people that benefit the most from applying feng shui are the ones that apply it in an intelligent way, with a discerning eye, a bit of pragmatism combined with a lot of curiosity, patience, and respect.
I highly encourage you to explore feng shui because the potential it has to help you transform your life is enormous.
Our site has numerous resources to help you do just that - from understanding the feng shui basics to delving into the more sophisticated info on the annual feng shui updates, for example, the house period or the natal chart of a house.
If you are a feng shui explorer (good for you!), below is a list of the most frequently asked questions that you might find helpful.
I am new to feng shui, where do I start?
The 7 basic feng shui steps should help you get you started, and the easy feng shui for beginners will also help.
I am confused about feng shui and various feng shui schools, can you help?
Yes, feng shui can seem confusing because of different feng shui schools of thought. Once you have decided which feng shui school to apply it should get easier. There are 2 different ways to define the main feng shui tool called bagua, or the energy map of your space, it is good to be aware of that from the very beginning and choose one.
Read: All About the Feng Shui Bagua
I am fascinated with feng shui! How do I become a feng shui consultant?
Good for you, the world definitely needs more feng shui consultants! Check these tips for becoming a feng shui consultant. Usually, one would be considered a feng shui consultant after completion of professional training coupled by years of constant research, practice, and study.
Read: How To Become A Feng Shui Consultant
My house is full of clutter, can feng shui help me clear it out?
Yes, it can! As it must, because there can be no good feng shui in a house burdened by clutter. Check these easy feng shui system to help you clear your clutter.
Read: Easy Clutter Clearing with Feng Shui
I am writing a research paper on feng shui, can you help?
Yes, I can. Please explore our feng shui site, it has so much information starting with feng shui basics to feng shui case studies and more! If your questions are not answered, then please post your question on the Feng Shui for Modern Living page.
Can you recommend a feng shui consultant in my area?
I cannot recommend a feng shui consultant in your area. There must be so many talented feng shui consultants I just do not know about, so it is up to you to do your research and find the best match for your specific needs.
Read: How To Find A Feng Shui Consultant
Where can I buy good feng shui products?
First, it is good to be sure as to what feng shui cures/symbols/products will look good and harmonious in your home. Second, explore gift shops, garden stores and, of course, home decor stores for beautiful feng shui additions to your home.
We hope this info helps you start on the amazing journey of using feng shui to transform your life!
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