Feng Shui - Earth Rat 2008 Cures
Shortly it will soon be another new year as the year of the Fire Pig 2007 is emerging into the year of the Earth Rat 2008 that will be arriving on 7th February 2008. Once again, we have to make all necessary preparation for cures to welcome the Earth Rat 2008 to avoid the dangers and harms that will befall onto us, thus creating a harmonious living for everyone in your house. Let us look carefully into every sector in the Trigram and find out what are the cures can be done to avoid dangers and prepare ourselves for a prosperous year of the Earth Rat 2008.
Taking a view at the 9 Lo Shu Square for the Flying Stars, the Kan 1 Trigram (Career Star) has moved from South East to be located in the center palace sector. Being the element of water (KAN), it will benefit to activate this sector using metal since metal produces water. You can also use crystal to activate this sector to enhance wealth, promotion, romance and career with positive results. It creates an opportunity of reward for wealth and income. Being center of the sector, it is like the heart of the source where a good star in here will be able to enhance and distribute good energy to all the other eight sectors. By activating this sector will metal or water, it will overall enhance good career future and advancement.
You can use this sector for study room, bedroom, office in center location. A simple method to activate this sector by using 8 pieces of Chinese coin tied in a circle formation. Blue color signifies water which is good if you have the wall painted or your bed sheet, pillows, etc with blue in color. Create your own water feature in this corner to activate your wealth and fortune.
Based on the five cycles of element, Metal produces water therefore if your bedroom is located in the center by using a brass Wu Lou to improve health issue. A metal wealth pot on your office desk will attract opportunity and improve career. For academic success, you can choose to activate this corner with a metal abacus.
Kun 2 Trigram (illness Star) has moved from Center to North West corner in 2008. Since this sector is now occupied by the Black illness Star, it will be best not to have your bedroom or study room in this sector. This sector will cause you and your family to have bad health, illness, sickness, undue stress and disharmony. It will be vital that you try to avoid using and activating this sector for the sake of yourself and family members.
If your bedroom or study room is located in this sector, you can use wind chimes, Wu Lou and salt water cure to absorb all the negative chi influence to eliminate the illness star. Using a wooden Wu Lou in this sector to give support for good health. The best alternative is to stop all activities in this sector and remember not to activate this sector as it will aggravate the negative impact.
Chen 3 Trigram (Quarrel Star - Wood Element), you can see that it has moved from North West of the 9 Lo Shu Square to the west corner sector. This is a quarrelsome star and it will bring gossips and quarrels among friends and family members. To the best you can, avoid visiting this sector as it has a high possibility of injuries, fatal accidents, arguments, robberies, quarrelling, loss of wealth, health issues and family disputes problems though sometimes it may be hard to do so. It is best to keep this area as quiet as possible with the least activities otherwise it will create many disharmony and hostilities among family members, friends, relatives and colleagues.
Quarrel Star #3 is wood element, it will be best not to have water feature since it will activate the element and enhancing the negative effects as you do not want to magnify the influence. The effect of this Star can result in fierce arguments and disagreement. It will be best if this sector is left alone without any activities to aggravate the negative influence. To reduce the effect of the Quarrel Star #3, you can opt to use red color or fire representation to control the effect of Quarrel Star (Wood element). Nevertheless, it will be best to keep this sector quiet without noise disturbance. If your bedroom is located in this sector, then you can make use of a brass wu lou to help and improve your health.
The Sun 4 Trigram (Wood Star) is now relocated from the West to the North East in Flying Star 2008. The Educational Star #4 will improve for those who are looking fir academic results. If this sector is located in the study room, then you will be able to tap on the Star #4 for better results this year.
If you are looking for romance, you can activate with water feature, double happiness wording or mandarin ducks but you might be also inviting a third party affairs for your partner. It is an auspicious Star to help in study and creativity. To activate, use water feature or blue colors for studies and knowledge. Color to avoid will be RED and instead you can try using blue or black that represents water which is good enhancement for romance, career and study.
Flying Star 2008, the 5 Yellow (Misfortune Star) at North East has moved to the South sector. This is the worst of luck and location for this year 2008. In this sector, the 3 Killings is also located here to make matter worst. The 5 Yellow is earth element and locating in the South (element fire) has magnified it further since the cycle of fire produces earth. No matter what you do, never activate or have any activities in this sector for the rest of the year to avoid misfortune happening to you or your family. It has the effect of bankruptcy, injuries, family disharmony, ailment, disaster, health issues, loss of fortune and legal issues. With the combination of the 3 Killings, it will cause amplification of family discord, misfortune, lawsuits, illnesses, fatal accidents, disharmony and disaster. To make it worst, Sui Po (Broken Year) is also located in this sector. It is the worst sector in this year 2008 therefore you should not be taking this lightly as it can cause misfortune and disaster for the whole family.
To cure, you can use 6 metal rod wind chimes plus the salt water cure to absorb all negative chi that creates illness, health issues, disasters and loss of wealth. Bear in mind that you need to avoid activating this sector with activities. It is best to leave this sector as it is without doing anything. You can also utilizing the 5 element Pagoda to reduce the negative effect of the 5 Yellow (Misfortune Star) in this sector.
Now we can see that Chien 6 Trigram (Benevolent Star) has relocated from South to the North sector in 2008. Being the Benevolent Star as well as the annual star, this is an excellent opportunity for fortune, career advancement, leadership and education achievement. It will be even better if main door faces this direction, you will be rewarded with success in education, career or wealth. Unfortunately, this year Tai Sui is located in 352.5-7.5 degrees of the North Sector 2. As we know the Grand Duke conflict should never be taken lightly as it can be disaster if you do not observe some simple rules. It is always best not to face Tai Sui but instead your back facing Tai Sui will help you with your business or career for support. The cure for Tai Sui will be placing the Pi Yao facing within the direction between 352.5-7.5 degrees of Tai Sui.
If one is worried about health, then by using a blue color shade in this sector will improve health matter. If your bedroom is located in this sector, you can tap on the positive chi energy to generate wealth for the whole family. Try placing a 3 Legged Money Frog in this sector to boost your income intake by activating the heavenly luck.
From North, the Tui 7 (Violent Star) now has moved to the South West in Flying Star 2008. Based on the Violent Star #7, it is well known to create injuries, family disharmony, turbulence, violence, theft and assault. You might be facing backstabbing including troublemakers in this sector. It is best to have additional precautions against theft and robbery if your main door or windows are facing this sector. Ensure that all doors and windows are properly secured before leaving your home. Remember to avoid activating this sector otherwise it will enhance and make the situation worst. You can make use of the blue color to control the negative influence thus reducing the effect of the violent star. Using a bronze coin sword to reduce the effect of the negative influence. Placing a crystal ball or other crystals elements in this sector will absorb the negative chi and enhance the good star for opportunity.
Ken 8 Trigram (Wealth Star) travels from South West to East sector in Flying Star 2008. There will be prosperity in the East sector as it is now having the Auspicious Wealth Star Ken 8 settling down. It will be best if your main door or office in this sector, as you are likely to expect wealth, good fortune and excellence in business. Knowing that you can get wealth, fame, fortune, romance and prestige with your main door or office in this sector. You can use crystals to activate this sector will improve in wealth, fame, fortune, prestige and good relationship. At the same time, you can place a bagua shape coin in this area will activate the wealth star. Avoid water feature activation for wealth unless advice by Feng Shui master. Using a Laughing Buddha with amethyst crystal in this sector will activate the wealth star. Placing a 3 Legged Money Frog and Metal Wealthpot filled with gold ingots will enhance your wealth and magnify your fortune to attract windfall. If this sector is located in your bedroom, you can activate your romance using amethyst or other crystals.
From East, Li 9 (Purple Star) starts shifting to South East in Flying Star 2008. It is known that the Purple Star Li #9 is the future wealth star, therefore it will be good to have your office or main door locating in this sector. You will be able to enjoy the business advancement, joy and career growth. Activating this sector will help you to create a long term prosperity and good fortune for you and your family in the future. You can use crystal wealth vase or bowl to activate and enhance the Purple Star Li #9. If your study room is located here, then your children will be able to tap the Purple Star Li #8 to excel in their examination. If you are thinking of having children, then having your bedroom in this sector will be a better chance of fertility. This area is also the best place to activate for prosperity, health and wealth for the whole family.