Dated back to the Ming Dynasty, this coin is inscribed with the taoist crossed swords, the dragon tortoise and the powerful serpent. The yang side is inscribed with chinese characters “Thin Pou Dei Pou” (which means protection form heaven and earth). There are two crossed swords with seven stars. This 7-Stars sword is used by Taoist spiritual masters to perform heavenly spells to resolve disasters, epidemics, ward off evil spirits and black magic. Meanwhile the serpent is believed to come from the sky, possesses supernatural power and able to change into human, animal or any other form on earth to counter evil forces. On the other hand the dragon tortoise is one of the four most important feng shui heavenly creature to protect against unnatural death and illnesses. This coin amulet is best used to cast away accidents, ghosts, black magic, ill energies and influence of shar chi from the surroundings such as cemetry etc. This amulet is highly recommended for members of homes that are afflicted with shar chi such as cemetry, t-junctions, lamp pole in front of their maindoor. Also suitable for people who travel out often.
What the Elliptical coin symbolizes?
The secret of this coin lies in its “elliptical shape”. This shape represents the planetary orbits of the galaxies, the path for planets to circulate around a star. This shape calls for planetary forces to combine together to disperse unwanted chi.
Meanwhile, the two crossed swords are the 7-stars swords used by taoist masters to perform their heavenly spells. The 7-northern stars are derived from the 9 heavenly stars of the luoshu, where all the secret formulas of feng shui are defined.
The serpent which is a symbol commonly used in taoist ritual is believed to come from the sky, possesses supernatural power and able to change into human, animal or any other form on earth to counter evil forces.
On the other hand, the Dragon Tortoise combines two of the four celestial animals (Dragon, Phoenix, Tiger and Tortoise) in Feng Shui practice. This wonderful combination produces a harmonized blend of qualities between a Dragon and a Tortoise, namely ambitious and wisdom. This traditional symbol is placed in ancient palace to signify peace, steady rule of the country and longevity of the emperor and placed in homes to symbolize high status in life, long life and harmony.
This secret amulet is used to keep harm aside and prevent any negative energies from afflicting anyone. Best carried for those whose home feng shui is afflicted in some way or working in places that are nocturnal, scary and not so auspicious. Great for people working in the night shift.
Note: Feng Shui Bestbuy offers coins from the finest quality that is made from fine brass and bronze and is really strong in nature. Try not to get those coins that are made from resin and is very brittle. It is better to refresh these coins each year on the first day of the Lunar New Year. It is best to get new ones, or you can cleanse them using incense or singing bowl.