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Hong Kong and Feng Shui

Hong Kong and Feng Shui 

In my travels around the world, I experience interesting  synchronicities, coincidences, and serendipities that afford  me the opportunities to both learn and teach with much more  fun and ease. That is why Astrology ties all these aspects  together in a bundle of energy called SAGITTARIUS. The sign  that also rules wisdom, travel, adventures, truth, and  philosophy. As I travel from Asia, to Europe and finally to  America, 
 
Hong Kong is a place where the Far-East meets the Wild- West, a junction of cultures and crossroad of energies. The  island city is considered to be the most densely populated  district in the world boasts the largest amount of high rises on  the planet – 8000 buildings scarping the skies. In addition, it  is a financial hub, managing 33% of the foreign capital that  streams to China and yet it functions in relative harmony.  
 
What is its secret? 
I didn’t have to look too far to find out that Hong Kong is the  capital of Feng Shui – an ancient art based on the principle of  living in harmony with nature by paying attention to space as  well as balancing the masculine (Yang) and feminine (Yin)  aspects of life. 
 
Feng Shui translates to “Wind and Water”. After the  communist party banned Feng Shui, dubbing it another form  of “Opium to the Masses,” the masters of the ancient art fled  to Hong Kong and started working their magic on the growing  city. Some believe the unprecedented success of the city can  be credited to their work. In fact, 90% of the residents in  Hong Kong believe in Feng Shui. It is said that there are over  10,000 Feng Shui masters in the island. 
The principles of Feng Shui are straight forward and intuitive.  
The rules make sense:
 

  Add water: having a fountain outside your home is  important, it also blocks the noises from outside and  from inside. Nosy neighbors cannot hear your private  conversations. 

  A view to the sea, lake or river is important for  prosperity since water is associated with growth and  abundance.

 

  Don’t sit with your back to the door. In a land with  Kong Fu warriors, you want to make sure no one  sneaks up on you.

  Clutter is associated with fear and disease. Get rid of  things you don’t need and you'll lose weight, attract  love and make more money.

 

  4 is a nasty number that should be avoided. Four is a square, when two people don’t get along we say they  squared off. Look at four being the arena where evil  spirits spar.

 

  And most important, to allow the flow of Chi, make  sure when you come home, nothing blocks your path.  Always come into the house through the front door  and not the back or garage entrance. 

 

 
For more info check out the video: 
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9S3sp7WqLAQ
 
Gahl Eden Sasson is a professor of Astrology, Kabbalah, Mythology and comparative religion. He weaves the threads of all faiths into one rope helping his students and clients climb to their higher selves achieving what they often imagined impossible. Sasson consults many politicians, entrepreneurs and celebrities such as: Academy Award Winner Forest Whittaker, Uma Thurman, Patricia Arquette and John Cusack. His first book A Wish Can Change Your Life is endorsed by HH the 14th Dalai Lama and was selected by Madonna for her 2007 book club. His second book “Cosmic Navigator – Design Your Destiny with Astrology and Kabbalah” was just released and translated to various languages.  Gahl was elected best Astrologer in LA by W Magazine and appeared on ABC News, CNN and Self Magazine just to name a few.