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Feng Shui 2014 Updates - Bad Feng Shui Areas in 2014

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The negative 2014 feng shui energies can be neutralized when you have a good feng shui foundation in your home, as well as use the proper feng shui cures. Be sure to watch our feng shui videos to learn how to create good feng shui energy in your home.

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As a general rule, it is recommended to keep the challenging feng shui areas quiet and to avoid any renovations or loud work.

Be sure to also read the auspicious feng shui energies update for 2014.

There are several feng shui schools, and one of the classical feng shui schools, called the flying stars school, takes into consideration the time dimension, as nothing is static. Basically, it is a way of keeping track of the movement of good and bad feng shui energies, called annual feng shui stars.

The traditional feng shui names for these inauspicious energies ( such as, for example the Three Killings, the Violent Star or Illness Star, etc) can trigger fear based thinking, so do your best to approach this info in a calm and intelligent manner. After all, we are talking about energy here, and energy is in constant motion.

As a reminder, the Chinese New Year starts on January 31, 2014; it is the year of the Wood Horse. Your feng shui cures should be in place by February 4, 2014.

Below are the feng shui bagua areas of your home or business space that will house inauspicious feng shui energies in 2014.
 

 

2014 NORTHWEST - Avoid Bad Luck:

Northwest feng shui area of your space is housing the most challenging star energy (#5) in 2014. It is best to keep the Northwest feng shui area of your home or office as quiet as possible this year and avoid any renovations or building work. To weaken the effects of negative energies in the Northwest area, place metal feng shui cures there, such as six Chinese coins, for example.

It is also advisable to use feng shui metal elements colors, such as white or gray, as well as the round shape - the shape of metal element - in your feng shui decorating efforts for Northwest in 2014. Do your best to completely avoid fire feng shui element decor items in your Northwest area in 2014; you need to do your best to weaken the earth energy and not strengthen it.

 

 

2014 EAST - Eliminate Sickness Energy:

East feng shui area also needs calm in 2014. Metal feng shui element items are the suggested cure to balance the energies of the East area in 2014. It is wise to avoid the Fire feng shui element here as in colors (red, purple, pink, orange, and yellow); shapes (triangular); or actual fire items (candles).

For best results, work with the Metal feng shui element colors, shapes and cures. The recommendations for balancing the feng shui of the East area in 2014 are similar to those for the Northwest feng shui area.

Protective feng shui cures such as the Medicine Buddha, Dzi beads or Wu Lou are recommended.

 

 

2014 NORTHEAST - Protect Your Home:

Northeast feng shui area needs help in 2014 in order to manage present energies. Water element is very good here, be it in colors, images, shapes or actual element, like a water feature.

Limit Earth and Fire feng shui elements in the Northeast area in 2014. Basically, minimum activity and maximum water items (as much as reasonably possible) should keep under control the energies that challenge the Northeast feng shui area in 2014.

From traditional feng shui cures, the energy of the elephant or rhinoceros is considered helpful here.

 

 

2014 SOUTHEAST - Protect Relationships:

Southeast feng shui bagua area also needs your attention in 2014. Fire element in the Southeast feng shui area should help neutralize the negative energies present here in 2014. Do not have a strong Water feng shui element decor item, such as a big mirror, for example, in the Southeast; also avoid Wood decor elements and cures.

An abundance of fire element energy - in colours (red, purple, orange), shapes (triangular), images of fire as well as actual items (candles) - should keep things in check in this area. A strong light source is good. Avoid metal chimes or any metal moving objects. Avoid disturbing this area of your home or garden, best not to plan any major renovations or any other house changes in 2014 in the Southeast bagua area.

Fire element crystals, such as carnelian, amethyst or jasper in spherical/polished shape can be a good feng shui cure for Southeast area in 2014.

 

 

This is about it for the 2014 feng shui update on challenging energies. Do not forget to read the update on the auspicious feng shui energies in 2014.

Best to you and your loved ones in 2014!

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