Ching Ming Festival (清明節)
The Ching Ming Festival, also known as the “Chinese Memorial Day” or the “Tomb-Sweeping Festival,” have been observed by the Chinese for over 2500 years. It will take place on April 4 this year and changes according to the Chinese Lunar calendar.
On this day, most Chinese families visit the tombs of their ancestors to clean the graveyard, pray to ancestors, and make ritual offerings. Depending on the religion of the observers, some pray to a higher deity to honor their ancestors, while others may pray directly to the ancestral spirits.
Welcome to the good fortune & protection against illness, obstacles, and misfortune of APRIL 2020. Update the monthly flying stars of your space.
APRIL 2020 Flying Star Chart
The third month (Yang Metal Dragon month – April 4 – May 4, 2020) of the
Yang Metal Rat Year
North 2/3 – The Number 2 Illness Star will fly into the North sector, bringing illness energy to you. You should place the Wu Luo or God of Longevity to control the illness energy.
Northeast 9/1 – The lucky star Number 9 brings happiness and enhances the good luck of the annual Number 1 wealth star. You can hang the 9 Rank Badge plaque to attract the chance of career advancement this month, and hang the 6 rods metal wind chime to attract the fortune luck.
East 4/5 – The Five Yellow star has travelled to another sector, minimizing the evil energy in the East. The Number 4 wood star will bring good energy as well as relationship and education luck, which further decrease the presence of the Five Yellow star. It’ll be beneficial if you placed the Scholar on Dragon Carp for enhanced education luck, especially for your children, who will study at home due to the virus. Also, place a green plant at the East to bringing wisdom energy and also control the annual Five Yellow star. To enhance the relationship luck, display the Nine-Tailed White Love mirror which features the strengthening wish-granting mantra.
Southeast 5/6 – The harmful Five Yellow star flies into the Southeast sector, bringing negative energy, including bad health, obstacles, and bad money luck. You must control it by hanging the 6 Emperor coins amulet, and 6 rods metal wind chime to control it. These two Feng Shui enhancements can attract the annual windfall luck and control the monthly evil star.
South 1/2 – Finally the lucky star brings wealth and promotion luck to the South of your house! You can display the Monkey God on Elephant for career advancement or Golden color Windhorse for bringing success luck. However, you must not have red colored carpet or doormat in this area; otherwise, you will boost the negative energy from the annual Number 2 illness star.
Southwest 3/4 – You should remove excess green plants in rooms located in the Southwest, as the monthly Quarrelsome star will bring hostile energy to you, especially the matriarch of the family or the female businessowners. It would be best if you displayed the Fire Dragon holding fireball to suppress this star.
Center 6/7 – The Number 6 monthly Windfall star will fly to the center of the house, and it will bring auspicious energy to the household. You should display the Double Humped Camel for wealth luck and the Great Increasing Jewel for wealth and success luck.
West 8/9 – The west room in the house is extremely auspicious this month with the presence of the monthly wealth star bringing the ultimate money luck to you. You should hang the Wealth Rat Windchime and the Dragon & Rat Prosperity “8” to capture the luck from this star.
Northwest 7/8 – The Number 7 Robbery Star will bring health issues related to your lungs and the respiratory system as well as theft, especially to the patriarch of your family. It will be better to invite the Medicine Buddha for better health luck and place the Blue Elephant & Rhino with Talisman Feathers and Anti-Robbery amulet for protection.
Luck for the 12 Chinese Zodiacs in APRIL 2020
(Yang Metal Dragon Month) – April 4 – May 4, 2020
Dragon: It will be a promising month at the beginning of the month but will end badly towards the end of the month. It would help if you stayed away from troublemakers and budget what you spend. You should carry the 15 Hums Protection Wheel keychain and Evil Eye Anti-Jealousy Amulet to block all negative influences and protection from jealousy and anger of deadly office politics.
Snake: Your luck is up and down this month, and there will be lots of obstacles earlier in the month. On the bright side, things will start to turn around towards the second half of the month. It would help if you focused on what you are working on and mind your own business. Also, it is not the right month for a big investment and loaning money to others. You should carry the 5 Elements Balancing Amulet to unlock your full potential and help ripen your good fortune, and display the Blue Rhinoceros on your work desk for protection from losing money.
Horse: You will benefit from helpful auspicious stars and strong money luck; there will be lots of opportunities, so be ready to grab it! Keep the Yellow Jambala Mantra wand to boost wealth and income luck.
Sheep: There will be lots of obstacles due to an inauspicious star, and you should handle things step-by-step. If you face any problems, solve it immediately. Keeping the excellent protection talisman, Hayagriva Mantra wand, will help neutralize any danger that can cause physical or emotional harm.
Monkey: This is another good month for the Monkey born person with the support of auspicious stars helping you overcome all obstacles. Try to maintain good relations with others as it will improve your work. Keep the Five Elements Balancing amulet to unlock your full potential and allow good fortune to ripen.
Rooster: There will be lots of opportunities for you, which will help to remove all obstacles from you. It will be beneficial to focus on your plans and plan for new investments. It would be best if you kept the Windhorse Scarf with Success and Victory Amulet, to strengthen and improve achievement luck.
Dog: It will not be a smooth month for you due to an inauspicious star and the traditional clash month. Be sure to handle things with caution and avoid starting a project. Carry the Dorje Drolo Scorpion amulet; Guru Rinpoche will help to overcome negative energy caused by bad people and those who mean harm.
Boar: Your luck fluctuates this month; it is not the right time to start a new project. It would help if you also stayed away from trouble makers and better for you to carry the Hamsa Hand Anti-Gossip Amulet to block all negative influences and protect from jealousy.
Rat: It is not a good month yet not too bad of a month for you. You should focus what you are working on and mind your own business but beware of being cheated. It would be best if you kept the Kuan Kung on Horseback Anti-Betrayal Amulet to overcome the negative energy and Life Force Amulet with Red Windhorse & Wish-granting mantra to boost up your success luck and bring good fortune to you.
Ox: Before making decisions this month, you should get the big picture and analyze the little details. Carry the Ho Tu Enhancer to bring fortune, superiority, intelligence, asset wealth, leadership, and big profits to you. Also, it is not the right time to gamble and begin a new investment; pay attention to health complications related to your stomach.
Tiger: Finally, your luck is strong, so take these opportunities to start a new project! Money luck is stable for regular income and also an investment. To maximize all opportunities that come your way, carry the Earth Seal Amulet.
Rabbit: You must have a clear mind when you deal with any situation. Rabbit born person clashes during the Dragon month, bringing minor obstacles to you. You must have the Chi Lin Amulet to boost career luck and the Precious Elephant keychain to bring strength, courage, and powerful mindfulness to you.
Moreover, there are two important days for you to pray for your wishes and good health: Tara and Medicine Buddha puja is on April 1, 2020, and Medicine Buddha puja and full moon are on April 8, 2020. The new moon arrives on April 22, 2020.
We post two monthly tips for a great day to cut hair, bad day for no medical procedures and other important days in our website www.wofsusa.com under the “Tips for Today” section; all of this information follows the Tibetan calendar.