There is something therapeutic about fish tanks, especially watching the fishes. As it has been proven in the medical science researches, these aquatic creatures have the calming effect on those who observe them.
Those who know much about Feng Shui will also know that a fish tank has the potential of having many positive benefits, such as drawing auspicious qi of prosperity and good luck into your space. However, in order to attract the positive flow of energy, the aquarium must be properly placed and taken care of.
According to fengshuipundit.com, the aquarium functions as a good remedy if there’s a poison arrow, such as corner of a building pointed towards our homes. Placing an aquarium under a beam will help reduce stress and pressure from the beam.
Logically, for the laymen who may wonder how it all makes sense that some fishes can eventually change the fortune of its owner may simply be explained in the relationship between man and nature. We do good by taking care of the fishes, protecting them from harm, feeding and nurturing them, and in due course, it will lead to many happy returns.
Fengshuipundit.com also said if a fish dies naturally in its tank then it has actually taken something bad that is meant for us by sacrificing itself. To anyone facing difficulties in their lives, it is advised to place an aquarium in the corresponding area of their homes to resolve an issue.
For instance, keeping an aquarium in the southeast of the living room will help enhance financial strength, while an aquarium in the north of the living room will attract better career opportunities and progress. An aquarium in the east of the living room will help attract better health.
However, fengshuipundit.com cautioned that placing an aquarium in the kitchen may cause food-related diseases, while an aquarium in the bedroom may affect the well-being of the room’s owners. They may suffer from sleep-related disorders.
In terms of the number of fishes in the aquarium for Feng Shui purpose, it should be nine fishes —comprising eight goldfishes and one black moor goldfish.
The aquarium must be regularly maintained and well-lit. It can be enhanced with colourful decorative stones and plants, but more importantly is to ensure the temperature of the water be optimum for the fishes.
Remember to discard debris or any broken parts in the aquarium and also feed the fishes regularly.