How To Incorporate The 3 Principles Of Feng Shui In Your Space


The three main principles of Feng Shui are Chi, Yin and Yang, and The Five Elements. These principles are essential to understand, as they work together to create harmonious, welcoming spaces.

Using these principles to structure your home and office, as they will bring wellness and represent the essential elements of Feng Shui.


#1: Chi

Chi is the Feng Shui energy in and around us. Chi is in constant motion, and can be both good or bad. It can move in all different directions, be strong or weak, and flow through objects, buildings, and people. It is essential to encourage good Chi in our environments to ensure positivity and prosperity. Chi is created through the proper arrangement of elements in the room to allow for maximum energy flow.


#2: Yin and Yang

Yin and Yang are two primary forces of Chi and are essential to creating a healthy balance. Yin and Yang are rooted in one another and when they are balanced, harmony and success occur-which is absolutely desirable. Yin and Yang cannot exist without one another and are eternally interconnected. It is simple to incorporate this principle into a space, as long as elements within the room are balanced.


#3: The Five Elements

These Five Elements influence Yin and Yang and each element represents a different Chi. Everything that exists on earth falls into a combination of the five elements. These five elements are fire, earth, metal, water and wood. Many ways to incorporate these elements into a space is with artwork, decor, furniture, paint, etc.

There you have it! The 3 principles of Feng Shui that encourage wellness and success in our lives. Try these principles out the next time you are re-decorating your space.


Jill Taylor, USC™, UFSC™
Certified UltimateStager™ & Feng Shui Specialist
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