If you subscribed to every superstition in the world, you’d never leave home. It’s also believed that when you sleep with your feet facing the bedroom door, you’ll feel restless and dissatisfied at home, and a sense of relaxation will escape you. Whether sleeping with your feet toward the door actually brings bad luck may be a superstitious matter, but there is something you can do to avoid waking up on the wrong side of the bed: Sleep on the left side. This is superstitious enough. having your feet facing the door is just for convenience purposes. you get out of bed and head straight to the door LOL. The bed should sit as far from the bedroom door as possible (Commanding Position principle of Feng Shui). A compass would come in handy here and if you are unfortunate enough to bed down with someone who has the opposite belief about pillow direction, just hope their feet get a thorough wash before beddie by s.
Feng shui energy-wise, what is happening when your feet are in line with the door is that you lose your energy at night/ your energy gets weaker, as it is not properly contained, so to speak. If a bed is placed facing north and south, it also brings misfortune. Foot of the bed placed toward the door. Lying in bed with your soles directly facing the door is called the coffin position. Because the dead were traditionally carried out feet first.
I remember hearing from older relatives years ago that you should never have the head of your bed facing South. Or perhaps that was the week that spring finally showed up in their area (it was aweful late getting around to a large swath of the Midwest this year) and their hay fever kicked in when they moved their bed closer to a window. But he’d shoot his own argument in the foot by saying that his grandmother did the same thing. The only bed placement superstition I’m aware of is the prohibition against positioning it with its foot towards the door because you’re inviting Death if you do. Avoid ceiling fans overhead in the bedroom, especially over the bed. Is it bad to be in line with the window if my feet are facing it, rather than my head? I don t follow certain rules that are on the Internet i my poractice because I find them irrelevant for a host of very good reasons, and soince my clients all thrive, I will say that common sense should always prevail over superstition. My computer is in front of a large window and I can see the stars as I work. I have an ancient Chinese astronomical map which I refer to and it’s marvellous to see the same things in the sky that were recorded 2,000 years ago.
Feng Shui Tips For A Bed Aligned With The Door
A gigantic klutz such as me cannot really afford to be superstitious about many things. The fact that the door had a full length mirror made it double bad luck. It lasted for two weeks until my mom brought me a screen which blocked the foot of my bed from the doorway. Do not sleep with your feet facing the doorway or mirror, as all your good luck will flow outside or be reflected away. I live in a studio apartment (600 square feet) with an open layout that’s a bit challenging to work with. At the moment it directly faces the door which is not good, but on the other two walls ar. It is only a problem if the mirror faces your bed and you can see your face and upper body in the reflection. 6: Do not sleep with your feet facing towards a door, this is known as the coffin position’ and speaks for itself. More difficult, if the bed in Your bedroom originally installed the feet to the door, and You did not know about the existence of such a superstition. If You belong with great hesitation to such views, you can safely continue to use your bed for the intended purpose and to sleep as You are comfortable. Gathered here are some of the more common superstitious beliefs for you to observe, dismiss or ponder over. On happy occasions such as weddings and birthdays, money wrapped as gifts should have even numbers and better yet should end in the 8 digit such as 118, 188 or 168. One should always sweep inwards from main door and then progressively work your way to the back of the shop.
Avoid South-facing Beds
Rule 1: One should not sleep with one’s feet pointing out the door. Cure: If the bed cannot be placed on a solid wall, place a mirror in the window, facing out. For instance, It is bad luck to point your feet at the door, and other such beliefs. For those with mirrors facing the bed, prop a screen or hang some light curtains in front of the mirror at night. A bedroom facing the west will receive the relaxing rays of the setting sun making it better for adults. Never place a mirror at the foot of the bed or facing a window in the bedroom. The negroes in the South have many superstitions. Many commonly held superstitions will already be familiar, others less so: a black cat crossing your path is a most sinister omen, never sleep in a bed with its foot facing the door, never put a hat on a bed, or break a mirror, avoid spilling salt or pouring wine ‘backwards’ with your hand held under the bottle, and do not leave a loaf or breadroll upside down or the devil will dance on it.
Also avoid placing a mirror directly opposite the window as this will reduce the beneficial effects of Chi circulating the bedroom. Keep computers and TVs out of the bedroom if at all possible but if you must have a TV there, at least keep it away from the foot of the bed & keep covered. (superstition shared by Jews.). When we were kids, our parents always tell us to follow the superstitious belief of the elders. Sleeping with feet facing the door can actually make you unhealthy. To avoid it, position your bed away from the door and do not place the foot of bed facing towards the door. A broom dropping in front of the door means company before the day is over. It signifies bad luck, if you sweep under a bed on which someone is lying. As kids, we were never allowed to do anything against the wishes, rather superstitions, of our elders. We were told and cautioned to do the right thing at all times.