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Creating Harmony & Flow: The Most Common Cures & Remedies in Feng Shui

The ancient art of Feng Shui, offers various methods to enhance the flow of positive energy in your space. In this post, we'll delve into the differences between these types of remedies and explore how they can be applied strategically to create a more harmonious and balanced living or working space, conducive to greater peace and prosperity.

Universal Cures

Universal Cures are specific remedies or adjustments that can be applied to enhance the energy and vitality of any environment, space or situation. These are the most versatile and broadly applicable practices based on the fundamental principles of energy flow.

  • Lighting: Salt lamps, natural lighting, candles, lanterns

  • Water: Fountains, Birdbaths, Fishbowls, Aquariums

  • Color: Artwork, Decor

  • Reflection: Mirrors, Prisms

  • Natural Objects: Crystals, Shells, Stones

  • Mobile Obects: Flags, banners

  • Living Things: Plants, Animals

  • Sound Obects: Wind Chimes, bells

  • Flow: decluttering, creating a clear and open pathway for chi to flow,

Traditional Cures

Traditional cures in Feng Shui are specific enhancements based on ancient Chinese teachings and practices. These cures often involve the use of symbols, objects, or rituals believed to attract positive energy, repel negative influences or to address specific challenges or areas of imbalance within the space.

  • Bagua Map & 5 Elements theory

  • Instruments: Bamboo Flutes

  • Objects: Lucky Coins, Lucky Bamboo

  • Colors: Reds, Yellows, Gold

  • Symbols: Dragon, Phoenix, Cat, Frog, Turtle, Ships/Boats

  • Numbers: 8, 9

  • Mirrors: Pa Kua Mirror

Transcendental Cures

Transcendental cures in Feng Shui go beyond the physical realm to address the energetic and spiritual aspects of the environment. These cures focus on cultivating a deeper connection with the universal forces of energy and consciousness to promote healing and transformation. Transcendental cures may involve rituals and practices to clear energetic blockages and restore balance to the space, emphasizing the importance of mindfulness and energetic awareness in creating a harmonious living or working environment.

  • Smudging

  • Salt clearing

  • Reiki clearing

  • Prayer

  • Affirmations

  • Intention-setting

  • Visualization/visioning

  • Sound healing

  • Blessing ceremonies

Wrapping it Up

The cool thing about Feng Shui is that there is a solution for everything. Nearly any problem can be fixed. Adjustments, enhancements, remedies and cures, offer endless approaches to achieving the most beneficial and balanced energy of a space. Understanding the differences between these types of fixes, we can create auspicious living or working environments that support health, happiness, and overall well-being.

Whether you're seeking greater peace and prosperity, trying to manifest relationships or opportunities, or overall incorporating greater harmony and balance in your surroundings, I am here to guide you on your journey with the most effective energy- optimizations, solutions and strategies. Schedule a consultation today!


Erin is a certified feng shui consultant, energy healer, wellness coach, and holistic growth strategist.

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