Your Guide to Feng Shui Bagua Missing Areas

  • 01 of 09

    Why Should You Fix Your Missing Areas?

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    Having a missing area in the bagua (feng shui energy map) of your home sooner or later can negatively reflect in the overall energy of your house. And, because the quality of your life is intricately connected to the quality of energy in your home, taking care of a missing bagua area is highly recommended.

    If you have a missing feng shui bagua area in your home, there is no need to panic, or look for quick and immediate fixes. Take your time to understand this missing area, as well as explore all...MORE the recommended feng shui cures for your missing area(s). Be sure to apply only the cures that make sense to you (and to the visual identity of your home).

    Let me guide you step by step through each missing bagua area and give you feng shui cures and suggestions to help restore harmony and balance to your home energy map.

    The best way to balance the energy of any missing area is to work with corresponding feng shui elements ​so the tips that follow will help you understand how to express these elements.

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  • 02 of 09

    Missing Career Bagua Area

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    Let's start with the Career area of your feng shui bagua, as it is often the easiest one to deal with because of its element. Your Career area is in the North bagua area (or lower center if you use the BTB ​bagua). The feng shui element of your Career area is Water, so the cures you will bring have to be either of the Water element, or the element that nourishes it (Metal feng shui element nourishes Water).

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  • 03 of 09

    Missing Spiritual Cultivation Bagua Area

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    The life area connected to the Northeast bagua area of your home (or the lower left if you are following the BTB bagua) is called Spiritual Growth and Self-Cultivation. The feng shui element of this bagua area is Earth, so the cures you will bring have to be either of the Earth element or the element that nourishes it (Fire feng shui element nourishes Earth).  

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  • 04 of 09

    Tips for Missing Health and Family Area

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    The East ​​bagua area of your home (or mid left if you are using the BTB​​ bagua) is called Health & Family area. The feng shui element of East is Wood, so the cures you will bring have to be either of the Wood ​​element or the element that nourishes it (Water feng shui element nourishes Wood and Earth feng shui element strengthens it). ​

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  • 05 of 09

    Missing Wealth Bagua Area Tips

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    The feng shui element of the Wealth and Money bagua area is Wood, so the cures you will bring have to be either of the Wood element or the element that nourishes it (Water feng shui element nourishes Wood and Earth feng shui element strengthens it). Your Wealth and Money area is located in the Southeast area of your bagua. If you are using the BTB bagua, your Money area is in the upper left). 

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  • 06 of 09

    Missing Fame Bagua Area Tips

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    The feng shui element of the Fame and Reputation area is Fire, so the cures you will bring have to be either of the Fire element, or the element that nourishes it (Wood feng shui element nourishes Fire). The life area connected to the South bagua area of your home (or top center if you are using the BTB bagua) is called Fame & Reputation, or, in a more exact translation, the Light Within. 

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  • 07 of 09

    Missing Love and Marriage Area

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    The feng shui element of the Love and Marriage area is Earth, so the cures you will bring have to be either of the Earth element, or the element that nourishes it (Fire feng shui element nourishes Earth). The life area connected to the Southwest bagua area of your home (or the top right if you are using the BTB bagua) is called Love Relationships & Marriage.

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  • 08 of 09

    Missing Creativity and Children Area

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    The life area connected to the West bagua area of your home (or mid right area if you are using the BTB bagua) is called Creativity & Children. The feng shui element of this area is Metal, so the cures you will bring have to be either of the Metal element or the element that nourishes it (Earth feng shui element nourishes Metal).

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  • 09 of 09

    Missing Helpful People Bagua Area

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    The life area connected to the Northwest bagua area of your home (or the lower right if you are applying the BTB​​ bagua) is called Helpful People & Blessings.The feng shui element of this  area is Metal, so the cures you will bring have to be either of the Metal element or the element that nourishes it (Earth feng shui element nourishes Metal).

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