Platform Beds and Feng Shui
Platform beds are those that lack a traditional box spring. They have clean lines and are very inviting. A mattress sits on top of a wooden or other type of frame, allowing for an open area under the platform or adding to the storage of the space.
The Magical Chinese Unicorn Chi Lin
In Chinese mythology Chi Lin (Qilin, Qi Lin) is a magic animal - the most important one of all that live on land. According to legends, it is one of 9 sons of a dragon, which can distinguish between good and evil.
The Magic Square Lo Shu
According to ancient Chinese legend, the numbers of the Lo Shu square were on the shell of a huge turtle that appeared from the river Lo. One wise man noticed the turtle and memorized the numbers on its shell.
The Legends of Kind Lucky Cats
Lucky cats ("Maneki Neko" - literally translates from Japanese as the "Beckoning Cat") are porcelain or ceramic figurines of cats with a raised paw. In Japan, these figures are exhibited in front of shops, restaurants and businesses. According to...
Using Feng Shui Mirrors the Proper Way
Feng shui mirrors are a special object, which should be used with caution. Let's take a look at the properties of mirrors: they reflect, attract, create the illusion of an extended space, complement the space visually, and redistribute the Qi...
The Three Star Gods Fuk Luk Sau
Fuk Luk Sau - the Three Star Gods. These wise old men symbolize hearth and home, protect the family, and bring happiness, health, longevity, peace, security, luck, wealth, and prosperity into a home.
The Eight Immortals of the Taoist Pantheon of Gods
The Eight Immortals (Ba xian) are eight saints of the Taoist pantheon of Gods, who are painted in many temples, public places, and restaurants. They are typically depicted crossing the sea on a boat.