We make our own LUCK, but in Feng Shui, to have strong luck we need to have strong energies surround us to HELP us achieve success in all areas of life particularly health, wealth, relationship and career. This is where the annual annual placement of the Xuan Kong Flying Stars comes in – to serve as guide to what sectors are auspicious and what areas to avoid or cure.
Flying stars which are represented by numbers are form of energy that influence every sector, there are good and bad stars and the goal is to avoid being in the area where the bad stars are and utilize the areas where the good stars resides. This is also the reason for the creation of lucky charms which is mainly used to either activate or enhance the energies in the good sectors or suppress the energies in the bad sectors. It’s complicated. 🙂
Well anyway, for the 2022 Year of the Water Tiger, the lucky sectors would be in the direction of South, SouthEast, NorthEast, North, and NorthWest. The bad sectors will be in the SouthWest, West, East and the Center.
The 5 Yellow Star which will be in the Center carries misfortunes, mishaps, and accidents. It’s best to keep this area quiet – don’t renovate. The usual charms used to suppress energies in this sector are the 5 Element Pagoda, Heart Sutra Pagoda and Supremacy of Heaven which contains all of the 6 celestials.
SOUTHWEST (ILLNESS) – Sheep and Monkey
The 2 Black Star is going to be in the SouthWest this year. It denotes low energy that may influence sickness and health problems. The negative energy of this star may also drain you physically, mentally, emotionally and psychologically. Remove the elderly and those whose health are already compromised in this area. The charms recommended to suppress the energies of the number 2 Star are the Wu Lou, Garuda Bird, and Medicine Buddha.
WEST (VIOLENCE/ROBBERY) – Rooster
The 7 Red Star is now in the West which denotes violence and robbery, scandals, conflicts and disharmony. Be extra vigilant when your front door faces west. The usual charms used to counter this are the Rhino and Elephant, Kuan Kung, White Tiger (West) and Door Guardians.
EAST (ARGUMENT) – Rabbit
The 3 Jade Star resides in the East in 2022. This star creates aggressive energies that may cause tension, disharmony, misunderstandings, conflicts, jealousy and fights. Avoid this area at all times especially for meetings or talks. Charms that are good to have as cures are the Peace Apple, Harmony Lock, Fire Dragon, Emerald Dragon (East), Laughing Buddha, Evil Eye, and the Ksitigarbha Fireball.
SOUTHEAST (CREATIVITY) – Dragon and Snake
The 4 Green Star at the South East will good relationship, romance and education luck. Activating this area will bring personal growth especially with charms like the Manjushri Dhih Scholastic Amulet, Manjushri Wisdom Stupa, Peach Blossom, Ah Dakini Popularity Amulet, Dragon Carp with 3 Legged Toad, 9 Level Jade Pagoda and Ox Finding Wealth.
NORTHEAST (WEALTH) – Ox and Tiger
The 8 White Star flies in the NorthEast bringing wealth luck and prosperity. This year’s prosperity star is very strong characterized with a large number of wealth indicators. Be in this place at all times to benefit from the energy it provides. Activate this sector with Prosperity Tree, Dragon and Rat Prosperity 8, Wealth Pot, and Trio of Tigers with Wealth Gods.
NORTHWEST (HEAVEN/WINDFALL) – Dog and Boar
The 6 White Star brings heaven luck in the NorthWest. Activating this sector will help you achieve support for all your desires and windfall luck. Charms you can use in this sector includes the Dragon, Jade Emperor, and
100 Blessing Energetic Deer, and Heaven Seal.
NORTH (VICTORY) – Rat
The North sector is visited by the 1 White Victory Star. This denotes success and opportunities for career and travel. To activate this sector, the following charms are often used: Victory Horse and Banner, Ru Yi, and Black Black Tortoise (North).
SOUTH (PROSPERITY) – Horse
The 9 Purple Prosperity Star enters the South Sector enhancing success and completion. Activating this sector bring long term wealth and an increase in power and authority. Charms usually used are the Crimson Phoenix (South), Yang Energy Enhancer, and Red Wind Horse.
THREE KILLINGS AFFLICTION – NORTH
San Sha or Three Killings manifests 3 kinds of bad luck – loss of wealth, loss of reputation and loss of loved ones. In 2022, it afflicts homes and bedrooms that face or are located North, and those born in Rat, Horse, Ox, Boar, Snake and Sheep years. Never sit with your back to the North. Usual cure is by placing images of the three Celestial Guardians in the sector.
TAI SUI AFFLICTION – NORTHEAST
The God of the Year also known as the Grand Duke Jupiter moves to the Northeast in 2022. Ensure you have Tai Sui’s support. Those born in Tiger, Boar, Snake and Monkey years must carry with them Tai Sui protection all the time.