Bamboo Plant is a Plant of prosperity and health
Well, We all love to have our balconies full of beautiful plants, isn’t it? After all plants bring good luck. Today, we are going to discuss about the lucky Feng Shui Bamboo Plant. You might have noticed them at restaurants, shops, hotels, business places, your friend’s home etc. They are small – and really cute looking – plants kept in a vase.
Now, since ages, the bamboo plant (aka Lucky Bamboo Plant) is used as a powerful tool to attract abundance, prosperity & better health.
Why so Lucky?
Why the lucky bamboo is called lucky bamboo and not just the bamboo plant? Have you ever thought about it.
Now, there are 2 things that make the bamboo plant the “Lucky Bamboo” plant in feng shui. Here’re those 2 reasons:
1. It’s hollow from inside: The hollow (pipe like) structure of the plant helps in the movement of Chi (“Qi”) energy. Thus, bamboo plant helps movement of positive energy in turn generating more abundance & prosperity. It bring positive energy.
2. It hollow from inside (again): Oh Yes! The same reason again. The hollow structure of the plant gives us a BIG lesson of wisdom to let the positive energy flow from within to the world outside. Thus, calming your mind & helping you to focus better.
Bamboo and is relatedness to 5 elements!
The lucky bamboo is 100% related to all the 5 elements on which feng shui is based upon.
Wood: The bamboo plant symbolizes wood element.Water: We need to timely fill the vase with water, hence water element is embodied.Earth: Rock, pebbles, clay stones in the vase represent the Earth element.Fire: There’s always a red ribbon tied to the vase or plant itself. Red represents fire.Metal: Usually a metal coin is tied with the red ribbon or there’s a metal coin with in the vase; thus metal element is also covered.
Placement of Bamboo Plant!
Much like anything else in feng shui, the placement of lucky bamboo plant too is crucial. Crucial because, if placed correctly, the lucky bamboo plant can really – attract positivity.
There are two areas where you can locate or place the feng shui lucky bamboo plant:
East : When placed in East, the lucky bamboo plant helps attract awesome health for family members.South-East (SE): SE is the zone of money & wealth. Hence, a bamboo plant here will help strengthen the finance & bring in more money in to the family. More on Wealth attraction via feng shui @ Feng Shui To Attract Money
How to take care of it?
Alright, so taking care of the lucky bamboo plant in your home is not a difficult thing. They need very less care but you need to make sure that you are doing a few things and avoiding others.
1. Choose a vase that’s at least 2 inches wider than the plant.Adorn the vase with polished stones & pebbles. Apart from making the vase attractive, these stones will help keep the bamboo plant straight.
2.Keep the plant inside your home.Lucky bamboo loves filtered or distilled water. If that’s not possible, then try using as much clean water as you can.If you notice the leaves turning yellow then let the water sit for whole night before using.Cut yellow leaves immediately.Replace the water at least once in 15 days.Love them & they will shower love on you.
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