Synopses & Reviews
Promote good health and general well-being, improve your sex life and interpersonal relationships, and realize your personal and professional aspirations by arranging and decorating your home. Described by the author as "a Shiatsu massage for your whole being," Feng Shui is the ancient Chinese art of designing your surroundings in order to channel the positive energies of the universe and promote success in life, health, wealth, and happiness. Begin by studying the basic principles of Feng Shui: the concepts of chi energy, yin and yang, the Five Elements, the Eight Directions, and Nine Ki astrology, and learn to use the tools of the art. Next, examine the structure and shape of your home as well as its setting, and determine how these affect your life favorably or unfavorably. See how to furnish and decorate each room in the house in the best possible way. Guidance is given in choosing colors, fabrics, plants, mirrors, lighting, artwork, and other decorative elements. Arrange the seating in the living room to promote family harmony and sociability. Select table settings that will improve mealtimes. Situate your bed to enhance your communication skills, cure insomnia, or heighten romance. Regardless of how you want to improve your life, using Feng Shui you can get the forces of nature to work with you rather than against you. Ward Lock 160 pages (all in color), 7 3/4 x 10.
An illustrated guide that adapts the ancient Eastern art of placement to the home and lives of people in the West. Focusing on positioning, arrangement and decor of rooms, the book seeks to reveal how to make changes that will positively affect your potential and fortune.
Feng Shui is the ancient Chinese art of designing your surroundings in order to channel the positive energies of the universe and promote success in life, health, wealth, and happiness. This book shows readers the way with guidance in choosing colors, fabrics, plants, artwork, mirrors, lighting, and more. Full-color throughout.
Illustrated guide which adapts this ancient Eastern art for those living in the West. The book describes how to make changes within your home that will positively affect your health, wealth and happiness. Written by an expert, who takes the reader around the home, room by room. 100 colour illus.
“Brown...has a how-to approach. Filled with charts that reinforce all his teachings, his book leads novices carefully through their paces, outlining yin and yang, chakras, and other basics, then discussing a homes structure, shape, and materials.”—Booklist
. “For a basic, overall approach, Browns book is the best.”—Library Journal.