For many centuries, Chinese coins have been a very desirable symbol, signifying prosperity and owning many riches. The Chinese coin itself has an interesting design and depiction; because it is round, with a square-shaped hole in the center, it is said to be a representation of earth surrounded by heaven. It is an emblem of the harmony of the “Heaven-Earth-Man”. The coin has two sides; The Yang side, which boasts the four Chinese signs of the emperor’s reign, and the Yin side, which features 2 characters. The coins are tied in a red string and a mystic knot to empower its energy. Because coins are very strong in metal energy, they function most strongly in the West, Northwest and North sectors of the home or office. There are all kinds of places you can tuck these feng shui coins to invite the great fortune of wealth luck into your life.
According to auspicious Chinese numbers, each having its own meaning:
Three coins strung together on a red strings is a symbolism of a magnet for wealth luck as they represent the trinity of luck - heaven, earth and mankind.
Five coins invoke the five "Emperors of the Universe" for protection against danger and harm as well as to attract wealth luck. The five coins also signify the five feng shui elements (metal, wood, water, fire and earth) for a balanced and harmonious life.
Six Coins It will help you to attain skills in networking and gaining support from influential people in your workplace.
Eight Coins attracts wealth from all the 8 cardinal directions.
Nine Coins induce a state of prosperity, 9 is the number signifying the unity between heaven and earth.