Last updated on July 12th, 2021
Feng Shui experts believe that a Buddha statue or painting adds a calming element to a home, bringing with it positive energy, also known as chi.
Keeping a Buddha statue in the living room gives a peaceful ambiance to the space, especially if it is placed facing the main entrance.
A Buddha statue that faces the entrance door doesn’t just help attract positive energy, it also deters negative forces from entering the home. Also, the ideal placement of a Buddha statue is at a height of at least two and a half feet.
Placing a Buddha statue on your kids’ working desk or close to it, adds positive energy into the room, and can help your child in his academics.
If you have a home office, keeping a Buddha statue in your work space or desk helps attract positive energy and brings success and prosperity.
Buddhist homes have a Buddha statue placed in the altar. The altar is usually placed in a prayer room.
When it comes to Buddha statues, experts believe that bigger statues are better than smaller ones. If You aren’t sure about which statue to choose for your home, a safe option is to get a laughing Buddha which brings happiness and prosperity into a home.
If you have a garden or lawn, placing a Buddha statue in a corner adds a calming and relaxing element to the setting. If you use your garden for relaxation, a Buddha statue in a reclining pose is best.