Welcome to our end of year issue! This is always an exciting time for us as we prepare for the coming new year. At World of Feng Shui, this involves finalizing the new activators, enhancers and cures needed for the coming Snake Year, while the publishing department brings not one but two very exciting new titles that will hit bookshelves in time for Christmas!
Lillian Too’s new book Spiritual Feng Shui brings new insights into the third dimension of this practice. This is a ground-breaking book in which she reveals secrets of the cosmic forces that affect and influence the practice of space and time feng shui. It is a must read for everyone who has ever wondered about the power of cosmic energy and the role which spirits and other entities play in our well being.
The second book Lillian is publishing this year isTung Sing 2013 - the Chinese Destiny Book. Chockfull of information on absolutely everything you need to know to enhance your luck and destiny for the coming year, this is the ultimate reference book for anyone and everyone interested in Chinese esoteric and metaphysical practices. You absolutely have to check out this book.
Our other exciting news is that Lillian Too and Jennifer Too’s Fortune and Feng Shui 2013 will join Feng Shui World magazine in the digital realm, and are available to purchase on your iPads and Kindles from the iBookstore and the Amazon Kindle Store. More titles will go digital in the coming future as we embrace the digital world. Now you can download our latest titles and have them at your fingertips at all times.
This issue we celebrate 50 Years of James Bond as we eagerly await the latest installmentSkyfall. Honey Lim takes a look at this all-time favourite English spy through the years and makes some astounding discoveries. The franchise is probably the most successful in the history of moviemaking, thriving through the decades since Sean Connery brought Ian Fleming’s super spy to life on the big screen. But brilliant formula of filmmaking aside, we discover numerological and feng shui reasons for Bond’s great success through 3 flying star periods! Meanwhile, with the release of Argo, we also look at actor/director Ben Affleck and his beautiful wife Jennifer Garner, the new power couple emerging from Hollywood; their Paht Chee charts spell some great things in store for this pair.
For readers thinking of starting or expanding your family, we bring you a feature on Water Snakebabies, and what having a little Snake bundle of joy will mean for the different animal signs. Interesting fact: did you know that Tony Blair, UK’s longest serving Labour Prime Minister was a Water Snake? As was China’s Chairman Mao Tse Dong. Further research throws up an unmistakable pattern... if you are hoping your offspring has every chance to make it into the highest echelons of power, then a Snake baby may well be perfect for you... read more on page 10.
The end of the year is the best time to take stock of how good feng shui has benefited you, and what more it can do for you. Check out 10 Common Feng Shui Blunders which point out where you may be going wrong if you have not been as successful as you would have liked. We also feature the East-West Theory of houses specifically focusing on how you can redo things in your home to help you find a soul mate or improve your chances of getting married! For those looking to renovate in time for the new year, don’t miss Chris Yeo’s architectural piece offering five important ideas to get right when designing your home. Phillip Lim continues his Four Pillars series, focusing on the Star of Aggressive Sword, quite a common star to appear in individual’s charts. He explains why this particular star can be a double-edged sword, offering ways to ensure you tap its beneficial aspects while suppressing its perilous ones.
Meanwhile, our travel writer Helen Oon takes you to Langkawi, where gastronomy meets Malay geomancy in TV Chef Shukri’s culinary getaway. There is also Penang, an excellent example of old time feng shui bringing modern benefits to this thriving island state. Lillian Too will be returning toPenang Jan 20th 2013 for her yearly Feng Shui Extravaganza, after her Kuala Lumpur Jan 6th, and Singapore Jan 13th dates. And for those of you who live in or near New York, or feel like visiting the Big Apple, join her there on Feb 2nd & 3rd where there will also be a special Gala Auction event featuring one-of-a-kind treasures from her personal collection! More info on www.wofs.com!
Have a great Christmas and New Year, and remember to make a date with Lillian Too at any one of her Feng Shui Extravaganzas for important 2013 updates!
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