Known for imparting its divine protection and longevity attributes to its owner, the tortoise sheel crafted in fine quality bronze is a very special cure used only by ancient style Feng Shui Masters. The tortoise shell is actually a loshu square that has the magical influence to deflect away the energy from any unwanted stars that bring danger and health problems. In the olden days, feng shui masters will carry along a tortoise shell with them at all times for protection against danger of bad stars. Used in I-Ching Divination, the tortoise shell is said to possess magical powers to connect to the heaven. The masters will put I-Ching coins into the shell, shake it three times when dowsing and release the coins out of the shell onto a flat surface to make the readings. For layman, display the Tortoise Shell by your bed to cure any illness energy that may be afflicting you throughout the year. You can also place it under your bed for support. This antique looking piece constitute a prestigious gift of love for the elderly to wish them long life.
Note: Comes free with 3 I-Ching Coins .
What Tortoise symbolizes and how to place the object?
The tortoise shell is highly prized and is an inanimate form of the celestial tortoise. Tortoise in real life live for over 10000 years. Its body and shell has medicinal value and was used to make pills to treat diseases such as kidney problems. In the heavenly world, the Tortoise is one of the four celestial animals (Dragon, Phoenix, Tiger and Tortoise) in Feng Shui practice. It is the guardian of the north quadrant of the heaven and its element is water. Therefore, it is known as the black warrior of the north and seen as an important star constellation. The tortoise is as essential as the dragon. It is the greatest sign of longevity, stability, steadiness, good fortune, support and protection. The tortoise is best placed in the north or at the back portion of the premise or home to promise a good career. It can be placed in your garden as well as an emblem of good health and longevity. Unlike limitations for the number of dragons you can own, you may own as many tortoises as you like.
Meanwhile the loshu is also known as the magic square in its new form written in numbers. The numbers in the loshu are added up to be 15 whether horizontally, diagonally or vertically in the pattern of tic-tac-toe. These numbers were later used to unlock the secrets of bagua and its 8 trigrams. It was used to predict phenomena of flux and change.
The Tortoise Shell produces wonderful protection for career luck, longevity and health, wealth luck, family luck and education luck:
- Display the shell in the north sector of your home (or your personal Sheng Chi direction) at the living room and business premises to protect against enemies that disturbs your career, including warding off our scheming boss. You can also display it at your work desk or behind your back at your work place to enjoy continuous promotion opportunities annually. This is also an effective way to multiply your authority in your management position for managers.
- Place the Tortoise Shell in the east sector of your house to ensure your family being blessed with good health and longevity. You may also place it facing the main door to ensure long and happy life. When placed facing the door, it can also bless you with safe journeys and prevent accidents and injuries. Every work trips you make will be assured with long term gains.
- The Tortoise Shell displayed in an individual’s personal “Tien Yi” direction can help those who are sickly in the family or placed in northwest the enhance family patriach.
- If you are suffering from sleepless/troublesome nites and children having fear to sleep alone in their bedrooms, you may place a tortoise at the headboard of your bed, beside the bed or under the bed for protection and support. Tortoise shell can also help you overcome nightmares and wetdreams.