Principle 7: Activate Your Power Spots
Activating your power spots with traditional feng shui enhancements and personal symbols is the part of feng shui where you really get to use your creativity and have fun!
The key to success is to choose objects and colors that represent or support the area of the that you are working in. It’s also important to choose items that have strong symbolic meaning for you. Often the most effective enhancement is something you already own, and all you have to do is move it into a power spot.
If you’re shopping for new objects and artwork, make sure you don’t end up bringing a lot of feng shui clutter into your home. Remember to keep it simple, and focus on activating your power spots before working on secondary areas.
There are lots of ways to bring positive, creative energy into your power spots, including:
- Faceted crystal balls
- Bells and wind chimes
- Water fountains
- Fish tanks
- Symbolic objects such as lucky money frogs
- Flags, banners, and mobiles
- Spiritual figures or symbols
- Virtually any kind of home furnishing
- Plants and flowers
- Natural crystals, such as amethyst and rose quartz
- Candles and lights
- Personalized ceremonies and rituals
- Paintings, posters, pictures, figurines and other art objects
- Personal power objects of any kind
There are as many different ways to activate power spots as there are individuals on this planet, so be sure to look for ways to put your own special spin on the traditional feng shui empowerment and enhancement techniques.
Quick Tips 79-96 in Fast Feng Shui: 9 Simple Principles for Transforming Your Life by Energizing Your Home teach you effective ways to enhance and activate each gua of your home with traditional feng shui cures as well as personal symbols and images.