The laughing Buddha seen resting comfortably on his sack of wealth is often regarded as the special symbol of things coming to you with minimal effort. Made of resin to imitate Liuli Art, named water Liuli he is seen holding a Wulou (gourd) for longevity and an Ingot for wealth. Depicted with an ever-smiling expression, having him will ensure that your path to wealth, health and happiness will be clear you.
What the Laughing Buddha symbolizes and its Application in Symbolism Feng Shui?
Laughing Buddha is also known as Buddha of Happiness ors Matreiya in Buddhism. Legend has it that nothing would make this Buddha happier to see people's problem, worries and sadness transform into happiness. It is said that his inner smile is so strong that it radiates throughout his entire face. He brings happiness wherever he goes. The Laughing Buddha is a well known symbol of wealth, happiness, innocent and contended joy; just looking at his jolly face will cheer you up. It is believed by rubbing his belly, which is said to contain much wealth, it will bring good luck and prosperity to all in the home and the bigger his round tummy, the more auspicious the image. This wonderfully jolly deity is one of the most beloved of Buddha images he can be seen in almost every Chinese households and restaurants throughout the world. The Laughing Buddha is also known as the Buddha of Wealth, usually depicted carrying wealth symbols such as pots of gold, large ingots and a sack believed to contain treasures. He sometimes carry a wu lou (gourd) , a symbol of good health and longevity.
The Liuli Resting Laughing Buddha Holding Ruyi And Wu Lou can practically be placed in any part of the home ors office except in the toilet areas and kitchen. Here is how you can use the Laughing Buddha to Feng Shui your way to a better life.
1. A good place to put the Liuli Resting Laughing Buddha Holding RuyiAnd Wu Lou is in the living room, preferably facing the front door to harness good fortune while staving off bad luck, to bring in harmony and take away quarrellings, to absorb negative Ch'i and emanate auspicious energies.
2. The Liuli Resting Laughing Buddha Holding RuyiAnd Wu Lou may also be placed on the study desk to take away pressure and stress, as well as to assist the student towards fulfilling academic goals.
3. Place the Liuli Resting Laughing Buddha Holding RuyiAnd Wu Lou in your office table ors reception's area of your shop to bring wealth luck and harmony as well as to prevent backstabbing.