Each year in the Chinese calendar is defined by two characters – a ‘Heavenly Stem’ and an ‘Earthly Branch’. First, let us look at the Heavenly Stem. The Ten Heavenly
One of the most important tools a consultant can have at their disposal when assessing the interior of dwellings is an accurate ‘Flow and Containment Study’, better known as the
The Three Auspicious and Six Inauspicious is an ancient ‘checklist’ for the practice of Feng Shui. The purpose of which was to ensure that the consultant and their analysis were
“Wisdom from the mouths of ancient sages to the ears of the modern practitioner” “Practical Applications of Ancient Classics” In evaluating the oncoming year with Chinese Astrology we rely heavily
“Practical Applications of Ancient Classics” Hello and welcome to the Classical Corner. In this issue a shocking revelation that should change the minds of the most die-hard southern hemispherists, but
“Practical Applications of Ancient Classics” Etymology is not the study of insects! It is in fact the study of the origins of words (or characters) and their changes over time.
“Practical Applications of Ancient Classics” At the 2015 Shanghai IFSC , Grand Master Dr Stephen Skinner presented a convincing argument that buildings are perhaps not the urban equivalents of mountain
Long before the birth of Feng Shui as we know it, in the upper antiquity of Chinese history, there existed a kind of ‘proto-fengshui’ that was to guide the development
Facing direction is always a popular topic of discussion amongst modern Feng Shui practitioners. Which direction is best? Which is more important, facing or sitting? etc. I had for the
A compelling presentation on Urban Landform by newly accredited Grandmaster Dr Stephen Skinner at the 2015 IFSC in Shanghai focussed on two main areas – Buildings as Mountains and Roads
“Wisdom from the mouths of ancient sages to the ears of the modern practitioner” Hello and welcome to the Classical Corner. In this issue the original practical checklist for dwellings.
“Practical Applications of Ancient Classics” Hello and welcome to the Classical Corner. In this issue we are looking at the practical emphasis and our question in contention is – which