Common Misconceptions About Feng Shui

Misconception 1: Feng Shui is Interior Design. Truth: In Feng Shui the exterior of a property is much more important than the interior. The positions of roads, landscape features such as water and mountains, how the land slopes or does not slope around the building(s), and the effects of neighbouring buildings determine the quality and quantity of the energy that gets to the property. Feng Shui is about energy and there is much more energy to evaluate and harness outside than inside.   Misconception 2: Feng Shui involves placing crystals, wind chimes, and various symbolic...

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What is Feng Shui?

Feng Shui is the study of how environments affect people, companies and communities. The words themselves mean wind and water, two forces that shape our environment and give evidence to the fact that in true feng shui the exterior of a property (land, slopes, streets, mountains, water) is actually more important than the interior.     Although a Chinese Art, the Japanese expression “Man and his environment are not two” is a beautiful explanation of how much we are influenced by our surroundings. 依正不二   Most ancient people were agrarian i.e. dependent on...

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Hello World

Welcome to my new web site and blog. I look forward to sharing lesser known feng shui concepts, tips and stories, update you about my courses, and introduce you to some of my favorite things, ideas and people. I graduated as an architect in 1985. While in Architecture school I was introduced to Chinese Medicine and found my two great passions were very far apart until I was introduced to feng shui in 1988. I immediately knew it was for me, have had the privilege of receiving knowledge from 6 Chinese Masters, and have had the pleasure of helping people, companies and communities for over 23...

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