Schools of Feng Shui: The
two main schools of Contemporary Feng Shui are:
School of the Forms
2. School of the Compass
each school exists different methods and applications of the environmental
art of Feng Shui.
School (Hsing-Shih) is also known as the School of Configurations,
The Kanchow Method, and the Kiangsi Method. Compass School
is also known as the School of Directions and Positions (Fang-Wei)
and as the Method of Men, the Method of House and Homes and the
The methods of recognized Feng Shui Schools are based on the universal
principles of harmony. The main objective of Feng Shui is to harmonize
our surroundings with the universal creative force known as Chi.
Each year is made up of twelve months and during every month there
are moments in which the force of Chi is vigorous and other times
when this force is weaker. It is akin to human breathing. Knowledge
of the rhythms and the polarities of the forces of Yin and Yang
is fundamental in creating harmonious surroundings.