The Year 2021 is year known as The Year of the Yin Metal OX – Xin Chou
Ox is the 2nd animal in the 12 Chinese zodiac signs and is part of the Earth Cycle in the cycle of the season of five elements in Feng shui. In the Year 2021 taking into account the elements in combine and clash based on the Feng shui Destiny Analysis known as the Four Pillars of Destiny or Bazi ( Phat chee) the two main elements in clash are Metal and Earth. The elements are symbolized as Yin Metal element sitting on top of Yin Earth.
Element Yin Metal relates to jewelry and small metal objects like knives etc. The characteristics of Yin Metal Yin Metal seem cold, distant, and unapproachable at first sight but in fact they are very sensitive and have a delicate soul. Yin Earth Ox symbolises upright, merciful, easy going and generous characters. They are always ready to heal others just out of consciousness. The combination of the yearly elements indicates a year of creative relationship however one needs to work hard and achieve.
The year is good to stay focused, work hard and set up the foundation for another good year ahead. Use the positive luck to make the best out of the year, improve your skillets, endurance and stay focused to take you smoothly through the year.
Industries which may benefit are wood and Fire related Education, Petroleum, Fine arts, power, energy , entertainment etc. Metal element related like automobile, banking and heavy engineering will do average, Water element related industries like shipping, communication, transport, may face challenges.
Adapting Feng Shui, one can avert the difficult phase in store in the Year of the Ox and mitigate its ill effects and move towards prosperity. The primary focus to stay healthy, happy and contended would be quite achievable through proper Feng shui protection both for the home and the occupants and the entire zodiac.
In the year 2021, the animal signs which receive good support from the year zodiac Ox are Monkey, Dog, Horse and Tiger. The zodiac which will have to protect and defend from the clash with the annual zodiac sign are Ox, Rabbit and Pig. However with proper protection and care the afflicted zodiac sign can also smoothly sail through the year.
To ensure that the home is well protected apart from the advice for the individual zodiac, following basic Feng shui corrections would be extremely beneficial.
- Place a metal wulou or suspend 6 Chinese coins with red tassel at the North of the house to overcome the #2 illness star at South, Or Place a pair of black obsidian tortoise figurine.
- Suspend 6 rods metal wind chime at the South East of your home to counter the #5 Misfortune star also referred to in Feng shui as Five Yellows.
- Place a red décor at SW of the home and bedroom to counter #3 Disputes/Quarrel/argument star.
- Place 3 bamboo stems in a vase with water at NW of the living to protect the house from violence or robbery star.
- Place water feature at West to activate good luck and wealth.
Adapting simple and practical Feng shui tips for the home and the individual zodiac the Year of the Metal Ox can be transformed into a very auspicious and prosperous year.
In short by adapting Feng shui we can sail through smoothly as it is easy to surf with Feng shui than to fight the tides of time.
Wish you a prosperous 2021 and beyond.