Category Archives: Feng Shui

House Fengshui front door Dr Hsu talk

Dr Hsu Feng Shui Talk
#33: Does a Front Door of a House Have to Face South?

In Seattle, an American architect friend complained to me.
“This Feng Shui is really killing me!”
“What’s the matter?” I asked.
He explained that a client from Hong Kong had commissioned him to design a house – and insisted that, for the sake of good Feng Shui, the door had to face south. But on that particular piece of land it made no sense to have the main door facing south.
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Reading Tai Chi Diagram

Dr Hsu Feng Shui Talk
#32: Reading the Taiji Diagram

The Taiji diagram is one of the most popular and best-recognized emblems in the world. It is the symbol of Taoism and is broadly used in Qigong, martial arts, Chinese medicine, astrology, and fortune-telling. The Korean and Mongolian national flags both include this diagram, and it has been used in many other places.
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Dr Hsu Fengshui talk 31 Fengshui of body

Dr Hsu Feng Shui Talk
#31: The Ideal House – From Nature’s Point of View

In our previous posting, we mentioned the Four Features: Dragon (mountain), Guardian Hill (small hill), Energy Spot (flat area), and Water (river, lake, ocean).

Feng Shui studies the quantity, quality and coordination of these four features. A good house should have these four features in ideal form and structure.
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Dr Hsu Fengshui talk 29

Dr Hsu Feng Shui Talk
#29: How Feng Shui Relates to Power and Wealth

In Feng Shui, there is an old saying,
“Mountains affect the children, Water affects fortunes.”

In ancient times in China, when a family had many sons, the family became stronger. So, Mountain represents power, while Water represents wealth.

How true is this? Let’s take a look at the world.
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Fengshui of bedroom

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#27: Feng Shui of the Bedroom

A newlywed niece asked me about bedroom design. How should the bedroom be arranged to be supportive for her new family? She said there was so much information on the internet that she was confused about what to do.

She was right to be concerned. The bedroom is one of the most important three features of Feng Shui. It affects health, relationships, emotions, and child-bearing.
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Dr Hsu Fengshui talk 24

Dr Hsu Feng Shui Talk
#24: Feng Shui of a High Rise

The Feng Shui of a high-rise apartment building is also defined by the classical Four Features Model but from a slightly different perspective.

In an urban setting, for a building to have good Chi-Energy, it is necessary for all Four Features to be present. However, in this situation the buildings in the city substitute the natural landscape and function as landforms, representing the metaphors for Mountain and Guardians.
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