The Chi Lin is a heavenly creature with a wonderful
combination of a Dragon head and a horse body to produce a harmonized
mixture of excellent qualities between the two auspicious animals.
It has a more royal status compared to the other guardians. They
are simply charming. Chi Lin blows cosmic chi because of its Dragon
head to benefit surrounding Feng Shui. The Chi Lin is loyal to
its owner and easier to tame, like a lovely horse. Its energy
represent strength, great ambitions, good competing spirits, great
health, perseverance and fame. Besides, it also has the scales
of a carp to bring prosperity and abundance. The patterns on its
back were used to derive the earlier heaven bagua, an ultimate
symbol in the study of Feng Shui.
powerful symbol is an excellent support for important people. Chinese
emperors have Chi Lin objects in their tables next to their important
seals. Large Chi Lins are also used to protect huge businesses like
hotel industry, gambling casinos, antique shops etc. Chi Lin being
an extremely lucky symbol of fortune is usually depicted standing
or sitting on a bed of wealth like coins and gold ingots to represent
increasingly steady income luck and unlimited windfalls. You will
enjoy wonderful prosperity by owning the auspicious Chi Lin.
Lin produces wonderful results to enhance family prosperity, career
luck, longevity and excellent health health, wealth luck and family
1. A pair of Chi Lin with one holding a globe
(placed on left - inside looking out) and one holding a child (placed
on right - inside looking out) are best placed as door guardians at
main doors of office premises, homes and mansions, facing out. The
male Chi Lin holding a globe signifies important network outside and
the female Chi Lin holding a child signifies protection of the household
inside. Like Fu Dogs, they provide ultimate protection, wards off
evil spirits and harmful people, nourishes chi that enters homes,
bring in happy blessings and dissolves bad chi from neighbourly formations.
2. Place a pair of Chi Lin at the door front
on either sides if the door is facing the lift, stairs or escalator
to dissolve rushing bad chi. They can be placed on floor level or
raised to higher level.
3. Three individual Chi Lin is the best cure for annual three
killings (which brings robbery, fightings, disharmony and lawsuits)
if important sectors of your house like main door, living room
and bedrooms are facing or located here. For year 2006, 3-killings
is located in the north sector.
4. Placed in the east sector and its head facing maindoor, it
can also protect family members from harm and danger when they
are outdoor. Chi Lin brings you many happy blessings to your family.
5. One or two Chi Lin placed in the southeast of your living room
or dining and your business premise, you will enjoy tremendous
wealth luck constantly coming your way.
6. You may also place the Chi Lin (one or two) on your workdesk
facing out to bring good luck and ward off harmful people and
politics. You may also place it near your reception and important
areas of your shop, facing out.