Gallery: 5 Ways to Celebrate Chinese New Year with Feng Shui

 
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Because our modern and fast paced lifestyles have left so many of us feeling disconnected from the earth and the environment around us, one could argue that the grounding qualities of feng shui are now more important than ever. Feng shui principles are founded upon cycles and patterns of nature and ancient knowledge with which, sadly, many of us have lost touch. This philosophy can teach us to be aware of our surroundings, how we impact the earth, as well as how it affects us.

This year, Chinese New Year falls on Thursday, February 19th in 2015. We say goodbye to the horse and welcome the year of the wood sheep. There are magnificent parades, dancing in the streets, dragon costumes all around, and the entire continent of Asia is in celebration. But what is Chinese New Year all about?  This momentous occasion marks the beginning of spring in the Lunar calendar, a time for new beginnings and renewal. To ring in this new year, why not make some feng shui adjustments to bring some balance to your home? Feng shui is an Asian art of placement — or as I like to say, the original “green design”. Through observing and shifting the built environment, feng shui teaches us how to live in harmony with nature. Keep reading to learn more.

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  1. Tee Zackem January 26, 2015 at 8:58 pm

    Just one question: Goat, Sheep or Ram?

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