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Feng Shui – An Introduction - May 2012
Feng Shui has been in practice in China for over five thousand years.
The knowledge was handed down through generations of Feng Shui Masters. Originally, the Feng Shui Masters were retained exclusively for the Emperors, the rich and ruling classes. The knowledge was made public by a book written by Master Jiang during the Qing Dynasty.
Therefore, for the past 600 years until today, the common people has also enjoyed the benefits of good Feng Shui. Feng Shui is all about the balance of Yin and Yang, and Wuxing - the different phases of the Five Elements - Water, Wood, Fire, Earth and Metal, which all originated from the teachings of the Yijing (I Ching). The study of Feng Shui is to examine our environment – our living and working spaces, so that we can improve on our Earth Luck - by tapping into various types of Qi (Chi), in accordance with our own personal Qi.
When we are productive in what we do, we can generate Wealth - in both the physical and spiritual sense, which can also result in good Health - in love, relationship and demeanour. Each month, we will be looking at ways you can introduce Feng Shui into your life.
Teresa's Bio: Teresa Min Yee Hwang is a certified Feng Shui Master and Lecturer of Master Joseph Yu’s Feng Shui Research Center. She is also a certified interior designer, with years of experience in residential and commercial projects, 4 Pillars of Destiny charts, Face Reading, Divination and Date Selection. She also teaches seminars to beginners, and professional courses to more advanced students.
250-549-1356 - Teresa Hwang Website - Email
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Description: Avocado Papaya Salsa
Combine 1 diced medium Avocado, 1 diced medium papaya, 1 diced small sweet onion, 1 TBS lime juice and sea salt to taste. Serve with a raw food cracker or piled on top of a sun burger.
Raw Rose’s Amazing Avocados
In a bowl combine 1 TBS lemon juice, 1 clove pressed garlic, 1 finely chopped green onion, ¼ teaspoon sea salt, pinch of cayenne, ½ tsp. curry powder, and ½ cup carrots. Stir. Carefully cut one avocado in half, lengthwise. Save the shells. Remove avocado and slice into ¼” chunks and put into the mixture above. Stir and spoon the mixture back into the half shells. Sprinkle with paprika on top as a garnish.
Decadent Chocolate-Orange Mousse
In a food processor place the following ingredients: 2 cups mashed avocado, 8 TBS raw cacao (or carob) powder , 2 tsp. orange zest, 4 dates, pitted, and soaked for at least 45 minutes, ¼ cup date soak water, ¼ cup agave nectar, 3 TBS freshly squeezed orange juice. Process until a smooth consistency is reached. Try adding ½ tsp. of Nama shoyu to this dish to create a much deeper chocolate flavour. Enjoy.