Feng Shui is a philosophy of common sense and its principles will make you feel much better. Guaranteed. The art of Feng Shui has a particularly large impact on sleep, your health and happiness.
Open the windows and enjoy the breeze and add light and color in places where there is a cold atmosphere, filling the air with new and fresh energy. Without turning everything upside down, without giving it all up. Feng Shui – which means wind and water in Chinese – is the ancestral art of making vital energy (chi) flow in an optimal way to create harmony and abundance. So, here are ten Feng Shui principles you can apply to your bedroom that will surprise you in a pleasant way.
1. Bedroom should be the farthest room from the entrance
The bedroom should be the farthest room from the entrance door of the house. At the subconscious level, this will give you extra safety, stability and protection. They say the worst place for the bedroom is for it to be located near the main door, but we must be realistic, because sometimes we do not have a choice.
2. Your bedroom should not be above a garage
The bedroom should not be placed above a garage or shop because it accumulates the stagnant in the impure air and this will arrive in the bedroom, causing health problems.
3. Stay away from the toilet
Although it is very convenient to have your bedroom near the toilet, it is not from a Feng Shui point of view. It is not indicated to locate the bedroom opposite, near, above or below a bathroom, because this will contaminate the energy in that room in that room.
4. Let’s talk about your bed
The bed should not stand in direct line when entering the room. If the bed is in direct line with the door, the powerful chi of the door goes directly to the middle of the bed. This factor can create diseases in the central part of the body. The farther you sleep from the door and the more of the room you can see while in bed, the more in control you will feel, the more powerful you will feel in the your environment and, therefore, your life.
5. The bedroom furniture
The main rule of bedroom furniture arrangement is the correct positioning of the bed. According to the principles of Feng Shui, the bedroom should be a quiet room with a calm that encourages to peace and quiet. The position of the bed is crucial, especially if you want to attract positive energy and improve your health and mood.
6. Make sure everything is in its place
Make sure all the things located in your bedroom are in order. Gather things superfluous, arrange them according to your needs. Get rid of the pieces of furniture that choke the space, lose the abandoned piles of magazines behind the doo . Remember that open spaces allow energy to circulate.
7. Color is essential
Colors play a vital role in Feng Shui. For the bedroom, specialists recommend that it is preferable to paint the walls blue, lilac and use gray colors, which are also in style all year round. Curtains and bedding should have instead a vivid color, to create a warm atmosphere.
To get a Feng Shui atmosphere in the bedroom, the smell of sandalwood is excellent. This aroma removes unwanted energies. A few drops of lavender essential oil placed on the pillow will relax and you will help you sleep easier.
9. Stones and plants
For a good night sleep, it is better to put on the bedside table a glass bowl with rounded pebbles or a plant.
10. Images, paintings and art
Placing images, art objects or other objects in your bedroom representing what you want in your life, such as peace, love and success is another important Feng Shui principles. A carefully chosen piece can have significant effect in achieving personal desires.
How would you like to decorate your bedroom, if you were to redesign it?