Magnificent in esthetics, this ornament features features the old tale of the “Carp Jumping and Crossing over the Dragon Gate” to transform into the dragon, reminding us of the ability to resist hurdles and achieving success. The legend of the carps jumping and crossing over the Dragon Gate to transform into the dragon reminds us of the ability to resist hurdles and achieving success. Portraying perseverance and determination, the carp is a tough fish that could resist big currents in China’s ancient Yellow River. The carp is able to persistently resist hardship, swim upstream and rapidly jump above the tides to reach the heaven, denoting great achievement in ones pursuit or high ambition. Although the carp is often being associated to scholastic success and literary luck, it is also a potent emblem of happy outcome, joyful marriage, sufficient fortune and prosperity. This stunning figurine constitutes a meaningful and prestigious gift to wish one success in pursuits, business, career or studies.
Note: This item is energy infused and comes with a certificate of authenticity.
What the Carp symbolizes?
Fish can increase the momentum of wealth generation, gather accumulation of wealth and neutralize negative forces. The chinese always associate the fish with abundance and prosperity with the saying “nien nien yew yu” which means “seeing abundance harvest every year”. Because of its strong symbolic meaning, chinese homes are normally decorated with fish ponds, aquariums and art pieces. They believe this is will make the family income “float”. There are quite a number of fishes which are popular among feng shui enthusiasts, but mostly are red, orange, gold or silverish white in color. And all of them are fresh water fish, where so far we had not seen salt water fish being used to activate feng shui luck.
The carp is probably the most popular fish reared in ancient china till today, where it can be found in imperial palaces, homes of the rich and powerful, casinos and hotels as a traditional feng shui fish. The carp is very closely associated to the dragon. The old tale of the carp jumping and crossing over the Dragon Gate to transform into a Dragon had become very popular.
We normally recommend the carp to increase one’s educational growth and a charm that leads to passing examinations with flying colors. But some of our customers see an increase in their wealth, income and business after displaying the carp. Those in sales and marketing line view it as bringing plenty of success by putting them in a competitive advantage over their competitors. For housewives, the carps are considered as a powerful symbol of harmony and joy which carries peaceful meanings to their household.
This emblem of “Carp Crossing the Dragon Gate” can be displayed in the following areas:
- Display it at your personal “Sheng Chi” direction or anywhere that is prominent in the house to attain greater heights in material success and power.
- Display it at your study desk or the northeast direction to attract academic excellence.
- Display it at the reception or cashier’s counter for increased sales and business success.
- Display it in the southeast corner to boost wealth luck, windfall luck and more sources of income.
- For those who are familiar with “water placement” in feng shui, you may display it to symbolically emulate a “water element”:
a. North – for career luck
b. East – for enhancement of family health
c. Southeast – for wealth luck
d. Water Star #8 positions according to Flying Star feng shui – for wealth luck
- Display it in the north if you are a boss, manager or working employee seeking for more personal career development and new avenues of opportunities. The Dragon Gate will create the differentiator between you and your peers, giving you better advantage.