Posts Tagged ‘feng shui’

Slow Down the Pace at Work with a Feng Shui Zen Sand Garden

Saturday, May 22nd, 2010
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Feng Shui Zen Sand Garden

The office is not usually a place that one would associate with quiet meditation and Zen gardens, but with this Feng Shui Zen Sand Garden, there is a way to bring a little Zen into your workday.

Zen gardening has its roots across many Asian cultures, and it is something that Westerners have often tried to imitate.  The art of Feng Shui has made headway in Western culture as well.  The problem is, most of us are so fast-paced and frenetic all the time; it is hard for us to slow down and appreciate the art of Zen meditation.  While we generally value the need to live in harmony with nature, we have a conflicting need for instant gratification and the two do not mix.  (more…)