Feng Shui Amulets

Long Live Cicadas!

After a whopping 17 years of brewing underground, cicadas will emerge this spring in the northeastern United States.  It is said that their numbers will be in the billions!  Yes, BILLIONS, with a B!  They may very well be viewed as pests, but the good news is that they don’t bite or sting, and they […]

Feng Shui Amulets: The Pi Yao

The Pi Yao, also known as the Pixiu, Pi Xiu, Bi Xie, is a popular Feng Shui mythical, celestial creature. It is mostly a hybrid of a lion and dog, but has wings, a single horn on its head and is usually depicted with red eyes for further activation.  Its mouth is open with its […]

Feng Shui Amulets: The Wu Lou

The Wu Lou, also spelled Wu Luo and Hu Lu, is used to bring good health luck.  Buddhists and Taoists regard the Wu Lou as a symbol of good fortune in health and longevity. The most effective ones are made of brass, but they are also widely available in ceramic, wood and even stone.  The […]