Category: Chinese Cultural Tips

Influence Our Destiny

What Factors Influence Our Destiny?

Why where you live matters. From a young age, I have always been curious about the factors that influence our destiny. As I navigated the world around me, I was…

What’s the process of building a new home with good Feng Shui?

So many new home builders call me “wanting to include Feng Shui” in the design and building process thinking it is to appeal to the Chinese buyer. But, the truth…

Chinese Grandmother’s Laws of Life

Over the years, I have had many Feng Shui and Metaphysics teachers. One of my favourite teachers was Lily Chung. In many ways, she was not only a teacher to…

Chinese Customs: the Lion Dance

Asian Cultural Insights and Tips By Martha Dahlen Adapted from: nationsonline.org According to traditional Chinese belief, the lion signifies courage, stability, and superiority. The Lion Dance is performed to chase…

How to Design Your Destiny and Create Success in 2016

A wise teacher said something years ago that has stuck with me ever since – “Suffering occurs when we are not in alignment with our Destiny”. Said another way from…

The History of Feng Shui – Burial Feng Shui

My first real introduction to Burial Feng Shui was 2006 on a Feng Shui tour of China. I had read in my early studies on the subject and theory of…

See a Dragon, Be a Dragon: Symbols in Chinese Culture

An early Chinese scholar observed, “All the inhabitants of oriental countries… are gifted with a vivid imagination—a quality of important constructive value.” With this imagination, the Chinese, in particular, have…

Mirrors: more than just a reflection

Mirrors (鏡) enable us to see what the eye cannot. In modern times, we use mirrors to see more of what is already visible: reflections of ourselves or our surroundings. In…

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