What is the Best Feng Shui Direction and Position for My Bed?

(1) Dear Kartar: Is it ok if I position my head to the north facing south?  Answer: You asked about sleeping directions. In Feng Shui schools, some take into consideration the sleeping direction based on the personal trigram of the individual. This is also popularly called the “ming gua.”  In this tradition, people will be assigned as either east…

Feng Shui Mirror Placement in Front Door Areas

Dear Kartar Diamond: I want to put a mirror on the entryway for a widened feel, but is it ok to see mirror on swinging open door? Even though I’m only seeing the side of the mirror? Answer: You asked about the impact of having a mirror at your entrance. Mirrors can pull energy toward the mirror,…

Does Foo Dog Statues Invite Good Feng Shui?

Dear Kartar Diamond: Our home is two males, a couple. Am looking at foo dog, standing on 4 feet tail up over back. Will this be good standing for our homelife in guarding our happiness? Answer: You asked if having Foo Dog statues will invite good Feng Shui into your home.  When it comes to…

Feng Shui Teenage Room: Pictures of Good & Evil Superhero Characters

Dear Kartar Diamond: Hi. Is it bad Feng Shui for young people/teenagers to have in their room multiple superhero/Star Wars toys, and to hang pictures of these good and evil characters on their bedroom walls? Thank you. Answer: You asked about decorations in your child’s bedroom and whether or not images like super heroes are considered good…

Do Bracelets have Power Energy?

Dear Kartar Diamond: Hello, I have purchased a pretty bracelet, but it doesn’t seem like it has power energy. Do bracelets have power energy?? Thank you. Answer: You posted a somewhat cryptic comment about a bracelet having no power.  I am going to assume that you bought a bracelet under the marketing gimmick that it was…

Is It Good Feng Shui to Use Brass Pots for Plants?

Dear Kartar Diamond: Hello, I have been given some brass pots for plants. I am also learning about Feng Shui for my home. Are the brass pots a good idea?? Thank you. Answer: You asked if brass pots could be used in Feng Shui.  The answer is yes, with enough information to work with.  A…

Is It Bad to Move During Your “Inauspicious” Year?

Dear Kartar Diamond: Is it bad to move house during your “bad” year? What about moving apartment units in the same building? Answer: You asked about moving in a year when it is deemed a “bad” year for a person. Firstly, we have to flesh out for readers what you might mean by a “bad”…

What does “Facing Kitchen” Mean in Feng Shui?

Dear Kartar Diamond: Good Day. I am confused with what “facing kitchen” means and where the kitchen is located. If the front of my house is North, and my kitchen is in the north, does that mean my kitchen is facing North? Answer: You asked a question about direction versus facing. There is a difference…

Can I Put Feng Shui Plants in Kitchen?

Dear Kartar Diamond: Can I put succulent plants in my small grey pots on the edge of my kitchen island’s sink that faces my stove which sits southeast in my northwest facing home? Answer: You asked about the placement of a potted plant in your kitchen.  In order to answer that question more precisely, I…