Importance of Colur in Feng Shui
The practice of fengshui requires creativity and
ingenuity. By understanding the rationale that lies
behind feng shui recommendations, you will be able
to generate various alternative color solutions that
best suit your specific requirement.
Fengshui is a scientific art and system of creating
positive environmental spirits in our surrounding
environment where we live and work to through the
use of right colors connected with four directions
in positive or negative vibration to enhance our
health, wealth, business prosperity and
Consider the space inside your building your private
sanctuary, by doing so you would be able to not only
align the space to suit your personal chi energy but
ensure that the energy flow is harmonious and
balanced. One of the important techniques in
balancing and enhancing the energy level of your
space would be the use of right colours in our
surrounding environment where we live and work.
Colours play a vital and important role in advanced
fengshui techniques. Fengshui is all about to
enhance or balance the energy level of four cosmic
directions which are conducted with five cosmic
elements energy and every elements is having
positive and negative colors vibrations. We can
bring colour energy vibration in our surrounding
environment where we live and work. Colours could be
incorporated in the form of wall paint, curtains,
carpets, paintings, bedsheets, pillows, furnishings
or even simple scattered cushions. There are certain
colours, which are general guidelines in fengshui,
which suit specific sectors of the home, based on
the compass directions.
Direction room position & suitable colors
Shades of red
go well with south, southwest and northeast.
Greens and browns go well with east, southeast
and south. Blue,black and green are acceptable
in north, east and southeast. Shades of lilac
or white are good for west, northwest and north.
And colours like yellow, orange, pitch and ochre are
good for southwest, northeast, west and northwest.
In fengshui, you can not paint or color your home or
work office of any color of your choice as color is
considered to be one of the element of the energy of
the directions and wrong color painting can affect
to your health, wealth, career, relationships and
disturb the harmony of the employees and staff.
Color being vital energy element we can change the
negative energy flow of the surrounding environment
of our living space and can create positive energy
in our surrounding environment . Color enhance
the environmental spirits. Change the color,
change the destiny.
Color being cosmic force, it affects to our
physical, psychological and mental level of health.
Wrong colors in our surrounding environment negative
to the right color of that direction affect our
health, emotion, feelings and well-being that is why
color has been given vital importance in chiness
fengshui philosophy for better and happy living.
The colours mentioned are indicative and one could
mix and match to suit the decor and taste; but never
overdo use of colours and always ensure that the
ceiling is white in colour. The other technique
would be to paint the walls white which is
considered very ‘yang’ and use colours in the form
of furnishing or cushions at the right direction to
derive the same benefit. One could also use colour
lights by using ‘uplift’ lights at the specific
sectors. Let’s not forget that colour plays a vital
role in our lives and brings joy and happiness to
the space. A simple yet effective comparison would
be viewing a black and white television in place of
a colour television. Lights and colours are always
enjoyed, even in the festivals of india, be it holi