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how fengshui has informed the international students’ accommodation? How to use fengshui to identify and improve the accommodations, therefore to make students’ life better? 风水如何告知留学生住宿? 如何利用风水识别和改善住宿条件,从而改善学生的生活? Introduction Feng shui is a mysterious period with a long history of the Chinese nation and also it is the power of nature and the great magnetic field energy of the universe. The wind refers to the vitality and field energy, and the water is the flow and change. The founder of Feng Shui is the Taoist goddess. (Tong & Lee, 2007). The relatively perfect Feng Shui science arises in the Warring States Period of China. Feng Shui was an important cultural product of ancient China and also one of the important contents in ancient Chinese people's daily life. In the history of thousands of years in China, Feng Shui has always been regarded as a mysterious subject. From the court to the folk, everyone believes in the magical effect of Feng Shui. The imperial court usually has a feng shui researcher. (Romain,2017) When building palaces, Tuen Mun, houses, mausoleums and other buildings, Feng Shui personnel are required to inspect and plan the location and layout. Sometimes even the country has to ask fengshui’s views about major events of the country. In the private sector, when people build houses or choose cemeteries, they usually ask people who are familiar with feng Shui to come and give directions and advises. As for the auspicious days of weddings as well as funerals, relocation of the auspicious days, and so on, it is inevitable to use feng shui. In essence, Feng Shui is a natural science that integrates geography, geology, astrology, meteorology, landscape science, architecture, ecology and human life informatics. (Eitel ,1878) The core idea of Feng Shui is people and the harmony of nature reaches the ‘harmony between man and nature’. The combination of man as well as nature refers to people as a part of nature. As long as they live in the way of heavenly way as well as using nature effectively, they can reach the realm of integration with nature and thus become natural. All for yourself, this method of transforming the environment and coordinating it with itself is feng shui. Therefore, from the perspective of transforming and utilizing the natural environment, Feng Shui is also the local environmental culture of China. According to the ancient theory of Feng Shui, the geometric form of the residential ground has an impact on many factors such as the ecological environment surrounding the residential area, the psychology of the occupants and safety. Lip (1990) mentioned that people have their own way of
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thinking about how to judge the feng shui of a place. First, you need to observe the situation of the whole geography. People need to judge whether the place they see is beautiful or not. If the place you see is beautiful and comfortable, the feng shui in this place is good. The second point, people
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