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Feng Shui Rituals for Safe Travel

July 02, 2013

 

Marites Allen shares some simple rituals before you head out to your dream travel destination.

 

When setting out on a journey, it is important to protect ourselves from the effects of bad feng shui. Though it’s not always possible to travel on auspicious dates and different forms of obstructions and Marites Allen shares some simple rituals beforinconveniences can manifest themselves in the form of robbery, lost luggage, missed connection and poor business judgments, there are ways to counter these.

 First, determine the direction to which you will travel, then perform the suggested ritual just before leaving the house to start your journey.

Travel Direction

Suggested Ritual

Southeast

Ring a bell six or seven times in the Southeast direction. You can also strike a singing bowl with a wooden mallet seven times.

South

Drink no more than one  cup of water or wash your hands and feet before you travel.

Southwest

With a bamboo stick tied with red thread, swipe the air three times to protect you from serious injuries.

East

Ring a bell six or seven times in the East direction. You may also hang a windchime in the East, but remember to take down the windchime when you get back from the trip.

West

Light a red candle or burn some incense and point them in the West direction.

Northeast

Swipe the air three times with a bamboo stick tied with red thread.

North

Scoop up a mound of soil and throw it in the North direction.

Northwest

Light a red candle or burn some incense and point them in the Northwest direction.

 

Additional tips for worry-free trips:

·         If you are on business trip, carry a conch shell to give you excellent travel and business luck.

·         Keep or carry a symbol of longevity with you for personal safety and protection against harmful energies.

·         Before you travel, hold a curved knife in front of you and swipe from left to right three times. It will help avert bad luck from different  directions.

 

 

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