The most essential information to help you make the most out of 2022, the year of the Yang Water Tiger
Every year, we write articles about the upcoming Chinese New Year with enough text to cover a small book and although we go into a lot of detail about the Flying stars, Chinese animals and other aspects of the New Year, I appreciate that these articles can be a very lengthy read. With this in mind, I will be writing a quick read version of all of the most relevant annual advice to help you make the year ahead a rewarding and enjoyable year.
If you do decide to dive deeper into Feng Shui and read up on the more advanced, I would recommend clicking on the banners below as this will help you fine-tune your luck during the year of the Tiger in 2022.
Are you prepared for 2022?
When is Chinese New Year 2022?
There are actually two different Chinese New Year’s; the date that you celebrate similar to the ordinary New Year and the date when the annual Flying stars change for the year.
Tuesday 1st February 2022 – This is the date that the Chinese New Year would be celebrated.
Friday 4th February 2022 – The solar calendar is what we use when placing annual Feng Shui cures
If you would like to know more about when Chinese New Year takes place in 2022, please click the link below
What is the Chinese animal for 2022?
2022 Will be the year of the Yang Water Tiger and will bring a chance for all of the twelve Chinese animals to start fresh with differing luck in all areas of their life. Some animals will face more challenges than others although they have everything in their power to make the year of the Tiger a fantastic year.
Below are the shortened versions of the predictions for each of the twelve Chinese animals in 2022. If you would like to find out more about how the year ahead may be, please click this link – Chinese animal predictions for 2022
Predictions for the Rat in 2022 –
The year of the Tiger is looking to be a lovely year for the Rat and can hold a lot of promise for advancements in different areas of life over the next twelve months. The year of the Tiger is looking to be a busy time for the Rat and they should make sure that they manage their time well in order to fully benefit from what the Tiger year has to offer. The Rats career and social life are looking to be highlights of the year and they should also aim to travel when possible as this will bring a lot of joy and downtime. The Rat should keep watch on their mental health in 2022 and ensure they take time out to relax and unwind when it is most needed.
Predictions for the Ox in 2022 –
The year of the Tiger may bring a quicker pace than the Ox is used to and they may find themselves catching up with certain tasks at times throughout the year although if they are able to manage their time well and remain focused, they can enjoy a lot of great successes in 2022. The year of the Tiger is looking to be a promising one for the Ox and they should find that with careful planning and a willingness to adapt, they can really enjoy what 2022 brings their way.
Predictions for the Tiger in 2022 –
2022 will be the year of the Tiger and from previous experience and research, the Tiger is looking to have a fantastic year overall with a lot to look forward to and many advancements to be made in different areas of their life. You may have read on some Feng Shui websites that the Tiger faces what is known as Ben Ming Nian – The Twelve-Year Curse (本命年) in 2022 as the Chinese believe that every twelve years, a person has a year of transformation and change. It is thought that this period that happens every twelve years for every animal will bring about much stress and discomfort. Overall, this is looking to be a very enjoyable and rewarding year for the Tiger with lots of areas of their life seeing positive developments being made. The Tiger should aim to spend time with loved ones and family as this can bring a lot of joy to their life.
Predictions for the Rabbit in 2022 –
The Rabbit is looking to have a rewarding and enjoyable year of the Tiger and while there will be certain areas of the Rabbits life that require a little more care and attention, they should find that they are able to overcome obstacles and turn them into successes this year. Overall, the year of the Tiger is looking very promising for the Rabbit and although this looks to be a very busy year, they should find that with good time management, they are able to enjoy what 2022 has to offer.
Predictions for the Dragon in 2022 –
The year of the Tiger is looking to be a very busy year for the Dragon and they will need to manage their time well throughout 2022 to make sure that they accomplish everything they hope to. This is looking to be a great year for the Dragon with lots of fun and success although this will be dependent on the Dragons motivation. Overall, the Dragon will need to apply some care and attention in their career and finances this year although it is looking to be a lovely year for the Dragon and one where they can get a lot done and enjoy what the year of the Tiger has to offer.
Predictions for the Snake in 2022 –
The year of the Tiger may bring some challenges into the Snakes life and they will likely encounter some obstacles in 2022 although if they are adaptable and able to work around sudden changes, they can turn the year into a successful and enjoyable one with lots to look forward to. Overall, the Snake will need to take care in certain areas of their life such as their outgoings and mental health although, with careful planning and a determined attitude, the Snake can enjoy a fantastic year in 2022.
Predictions for the Horse in 2022 –
The Horse is looking to have an enjoyable and rewarding year of the Tiger and should find that they are able to get a lot done in 2022. The Horse will inevitably come across some obstacles in certain areas of their life this year although if they are able to work around issues, they can enjoy a fantastic year of the Tiger. Overall, the year of the Tiger is looking to be a promising one for the Horse and while they may need to resolve some disputes with others in 2022, this can help avoid a lot of issues further down the line.
Predictions for the Goat in 2022 –
The year of the Tiger is looking to be a lovely year for the Goat and there will be many who enjoy great successes during the next twelve months. This is a great time for the Goat to work hard and reap the rewards that the Tiger year can bring into their life. Overall, the year of the Tiger is looking to be a fantastic time for the Goat and they should find that most areas of their life bring a great deal of joy and rewards. This is a fantastic year for the Goat to make a lot of progress and also enjoy what the year brings into their life.
Predictions for the Monkey in 2022 –
With the Monkey being the conflict animal in the year of the Tiger, I am sure that there will be many Monkeys who are not looking forward to 2022, although I am optimistic that if they follow the advice below, they can still enjoy a lovely year and overcome many obstacles. My wife’s Chinese animal is the Goat and although she was the conflict animal for 2021, she had a fantastic year overall and she celebrated some big milestones in life! Overall, the Monkey is going to have to manage their time and resources well this year in order to stay on top of things although if they are able to do this, they can still look forward to a great year of the Tiger.
Predictions for the Rooster in 2022 –
The Rooster is looking to have a lovely year of the Tiger and will be able to enjoy what comes into their life during 2022. This is a great time for the Rooster to work on their goals as they should soon see results materialise. Overall, the year of the Tiger is looking to be a promising and productive year for the Rooster with lots of areas of their life bringing a lot of joy and progress. This is a great time for the Rooster to focus on their career and reap the rewards.
Predictions for the Dog in 2022 –
The year of the Tiger is looking to go well for the Dog and the main successes of the Dog will depend on how much effort the Dog puts into their goals throughout the year; for the hard-working and determined Dog, this can be a very successful and rewarding year. Overall, this is looking to be a lovely year for the Dog and although they will need to make more of an effort with others at times this year, this will allow them to enjoy a close bond with others. The Dog should look to make improvements to their health as this can prove very valuable in future years.
Predictions for the Pig in 2022 –
The year of the Tiger may bring some challenges for the Pig although if they are dedicated to working hard in order to achieve the results they hope for, they can still make 2022 a successful and exciting time. For the Pig who sits back and waits to see what happens, this year will bring issues although, for the Pig who is proactive and determined, this can be a great year. Overall, the year of the Tiger will bring some obstacles into the Pigs life although if they are proactive and keep a positive attitude, they can look forward to a lovely year in 2022.
What is the layout of the annual Flying stars for 2022?
On the 3rd or 4th of February (depending on which country you live in), the annual Flying stars will change in every building around the world which can result in both auspicious or inauspicious influences in each of the nine sectors of your home or workplace. I have listed the different compass sectors and how to enhance or weaken each area accordingly.
Kan 1 White In 2022, Kan trigram is in the north
Summary for the annual #1 star in the north in 2022:
The best months for the north during 2022 are March, May, August, September, October and December.
Take extra care in February, April, June, July, November and January(2023). I would check back on our free monthly Flying star advice to further analyse these months.
Enhancement summary and advice for the #1 visiting the north in 2022
- If you have a bedroom in the north, I would place a brass Wu Lou next to your bed and also introduce a white, silver, gold, copper, bronze, blue, black, grey or charcoal duvet cover, throw or pillows.
- If you cannot afford to purchase a wu lou, you should place a heavy round object close to your bed; a quick, easy cure is to place a good quality frying pan under your bed for the year.
- Place a Jin shu da Xiang jewelled Silver Elephant in the north of your home or office to enhance and protect wealth for the #1 star.
- Try to keep noise levels low as we have the Three Killings located in the north in 2022.
- Please avoid any fire colours like red, pink, purple, orange or burgundy; blues, blacks, grey or charcoal are good colours to use.
- Avoid earth colours such as brown, terracotta, yellow or beige in the north this year.
- Try to avoid burning candles in the north unless the monthly stars allow this.
- Place a Metal Feng Shui singing bowl in the north to enhance and protect the #1 star.
- Metal objects are very effective when placed in the north.
- This is not a good area to place crystals as this will destroy the energy of the #1 star.
- Clicking here will take you to our page of all of our cures and enhancers for the annual #1 star
- Although they will not be as powerful, you can use round metal shapes as an alternative to using Feng Shui items, but please avoid sharp or menacing looking metal objects.
Kun 2 Black Kun 2 Black (Ju Men) visits the southwest in 2022
Summary for the annual #2 star in the southwest in 2022:
Please be sure to keep the southwest of your home or office as quiet as possible during 2022. If you have no choice but to carry out noisy building work, please make sure you have the recommended cures in place and try to use manual tools to keep noise to a minimum.
Do not place any fire or wood colours in the southwest in 2022 such as red, pink, purple or green. Keep doors closed when possible. Place a Churupingan Qi Lin Talisman, Wu Lou, salt water cure, wealth ingot and six coins here along with metal ornaments. Use colours white, silver, gold or copper.
Better months are February, April, June, September, October, November and January(2023).
Take extra care in March, May, July, August and December.
Remedies and advice for the #2 visiting the southwest in 2022
- Place a salt water cure in the southwest during 2022
Place a Churupingan Qi Lin Talisman in the southwest during 2022
- If you do not wish to use traditional Feng Shui cures, you can use any metal ornament as long as it is not sharp or aggressive looking. Although not as effective, believe it or not, a good cure is a round metal dog bowl or weight lifters weights.
- Hang six Chinese coins tied with a red ribbon.
- A good quality brass wealth ingot is good for protecting wealth in the southwest this year.
- A metal singing bowl is very good to place in your home or office.
- Please keep this area as quiet as possible during 2022 to avoid activating the double #2 energy and Sui Po.
- Place a Wu Lou and other metal ornaments to dissipate the negative earth.
- Avoid using red colour in this room and refrain from displaying a triangle shape or fiery pictures.
- Please do not place crystals here as this will feed the inherent energy of the annual #2
- Avoid candles or bright lights at all costs. Check or upgrade smoke alarms and other fire prevention methods.
Chen 3 Jade, the sound of Lu Chun #3 Jade can be heard in the east in 2022
Summary for the annual #3 star in the east in 2022:
Please be sure to read through all paperwork during 2022, and double-check before signing anything as the annual #3 star can bring lawsuits, disagreements and general issues with others. Please remember to take care as a lack of attention could end in a loss of time, energy and resources.
Better months are February, March, May, July, October, November and December.
Take extra care in April, June, August, September and January(2023).
Remedies and advice for the #3 visiting the east in 2022
- Place a light in the east of your home or office. If you have a choice, a lamp with a wooden stand and a peach/red shade is better. Try to leave it on whenever you are using the room.
- Place a Jin Zhao Jin Cai Red Buddha in the east of your home or office.
- Do not place wind chimes of any material in the east as this will make matters worse.
- Take extra security measures for the whole home or business during 2022 and check smoke alarms regularly.
- Burning candles in the east will help weaken the annual #3 star in 2022.
- Check through everything before signing documents, especially if your office is in the east.
- Beware of backstabbing, as sometimes it is unseen and behind your back and also from someone you thought you knew quite well.
- You should avoid having a water feature in the east unless you have a good understanding of your fixed flying stars.
- Introduce some fire colours into the east to weaken the #3 wood star.
Sun 4 Green In 2022, Sun 4 Green sits in the southeast of the Lo Shu square
Summary for the annual #4 star in the southeast in 2022:
With the Dezhi Nianqian wish and romance enhancer in place and some good water or metal colours in the southeast of your home or office this year, you should be able to enjoy great rewards and enhance your relationship with others throughout the year of the Tiger.
The southeast is a fantastic area for anyone involved in studies, writing, art, travel, the health industry and generally creative people and they should try to spend time in the southeast as much as possible in 2022.
Better months are February, March, April, June, August, November, December and January(2023).
Take extra care in May, July, August, September and October.
If you wish to enhance areas of creativity and academic achievements, place or hang moving objects to enhance the Ch’i of this sector, do not use wind chimes. Keep area semi active with windows occasionally open. You should try to avoid using metal items here, especially wind chimes from the 2022 cures and enhancers kit. You should try to spend time in the southeast this year if you want to enhance romance, creativity or academic pursuits.
recommendations and cures for the #4 visiting the southeast in 2022
- Use blue or green in your décor in the southeast of your home or office.
- Place a Dezhi Nianqian wish and romance enhancer in the southeast of your home or office
- If you have an office and study in the southeast, place a crystal globe on the work desk. Blue and green items can be added to the desk, e.g. blue paper, green books etc
- Avoid displaying too many metal objects in the southeast; especially large heavy ornaments such as dumbbells
- Fresh flowers or small pots of green leafy or flowering plants can be displayed in this spot of the house to lift the qi. Blue or green flowers are a good choice.
- If you have the Taohua mandarin Ducks, this is a good area to have them and any other symbols of romance like hugging couples etc.
- Place a Kwan Yin statue in the southeast, but please keep it higher than ground level
- Place photos of loved ones or images of love to enhance relationships or attract new love. This can do with photos, paintings or statues, make sure there is always a pair in the image.
The 5 Yellow In 2022 – The annual 5 Yellow Lian Zhen star of tragedy is trapped in the central palace
Summary for the annual #5 star in the centre in 2022:
Take extra care in February, June, August, October and November.
Please avoid activating the negative energy brought on by the annual #5 star with loud noises or groundbreaking in the centre this year.
Avoid placing fire colours or candles in the centre of your home or office such as orange, red or purple. Introduce metal colours such as white, silver, gold or copper.
Although I have mentioned it quite a lot in the advice above, please try to keep the centre as quiet as possible this year and make sure that you have your annual cures and enhancers on the 3rd of February 2023; if you miss this date, you can place them at any time in the year of the Tiger.
recommendations and cures for the #5 visiting the centre in 2022
- Avoid playing music at too high of a volume in the centre of the home or room.
- Keep doors closed in the centre this year as much as possible.
- Keep the centre of your home clean and tidy throughout the year.
- Do not decorate the centre with any red or earth colours this year. silver, gold or white beddings and curtains are good colours to use.
- Place a salt water cure in the centre of the building along with six Chinese coins tied in a row with red ribbon and six hollow metal rod wind chime.
- The six coins in row and salt cure are a crucial cure to place in 2022; please do not forget it.
- Place a Brass Wu-Lou in the centre if your bedroom falls into this area.
- Do not burn candles in the centre and please avoid any triangular shapes
- Tsai Shen Yeh (God of wealth) in gold colour is very effective at not only reducing the bad earth but also protecting your wealth.
Ch’ien 6 White – The star of Heaven Chien 6 White (Wu Qu) sits in the northwest palace in 2022
Summary for the annual #6 star in the northwest in 2022:
Good colours to use in the northwest this year are earth colours such as yellow, beige or brown. If you like to work with crystals, you could place some real quartz or a faceted crystal sphere in the northwest this year as these are very good for activating the wealth and business side of this nice star.
Take extra care in February, March, July, September, November and December.
recommendations and cures for the #6 visiting the northwest in 2022
- If this is your bedroom, a shade of blue or black in your furnishing or décor may help with health. A blue painting (not a water scene) may also do.
- Hang a wanshiruyi Sheng Chi Cure in the northwest of your home or office to enhance and protect wealth.
- Real quartz crystal is very good in the northwest as are faceted crystal spheres.
- Avoid fire colours such as red and please do not light candles in the northwest unless the monthly stars allow as it can cause lung issues.
- Place a Pan qu lung yuan bao coiled dragon and ingot statue in the northwest of your home or workplace to enhance and protect wealth in 2022
Tui 7 Red – The Lofty Wind of Tui (Po Jun) flies into the west in 2022
Summary for the annual #7 star in the west in 2022:
Please be sure to keep the west of your home or office quiet during 2022. Check over security and make sure that smoke alarms, door locks and alarm systems are all working before the start of the Tiger year. Good colour choices for the west are blue, black or grey. Avoid earth colours and crystals here. You should also avoid Fire colours and candles in the west.
If you have an office or door in the west, please be careful of people trying to deceive you, robbery, arguments and loss of wealth, always look at the very small print and be careful as this star normally causes problems with people you know and thought you could trust.
Recommendations and cures for the #7 visiting the west in 2022:
- You should try to introduce some water colours such as blue in your decoration. You can introduce the colour with cushions, rugs, bed covers or doormats.
- Do not use anything of fire element or colour red to control it as this may aggravate it.
- Avoid candles at all costs in the west during 2022
- Place a Yufang Zusui rice bowl in the west of your home or office for protection
- Install or service/upgrade smoke alarms and security systems.
- Do not hang metal wind chimes here.
Ken 8 White has flown into the northeast for 2022
Summary for the annual #8 star in the northeast in 2022:
Please take extra care during February, April, May, September, November and January(2023).
recommendations and cures for the #8 visiting the northeast in 2022
- Place a Mi Yan Jing Ta Selenite pagoda in the northeast of your home or office
- Keep the northeast of your home or office clean and tidy throughout the year and make sure it is free of clutter during the year
- Place a He E Tai Sui gold plated plaque in the northeast of your home or office to appease Tai Sui for 2022
- Place a Chongyi Changnian Master Cure for wealth protection and enhancement in the northeast
- Do not use metal colours in the northeast such as white, silver, gold, copper or bronze.
- This is also a good study area for children, place a task light and a crystal globe on the desk to enhance concentration.
- A romance enhancer is a pair of rose quartz Mandarin Ducks in the northeast this year.
Li 9 Purple You Bi Li 9 Purple is found in the south in 2022
Summary for the annual #9 star in the south in 2022:
Be aware of the negative influences during March, May, June, October and December.
recommendations and cures for the #9 visiting the south in 2022
- Healthy green leafy plants or blue flowering plants such as violets are good for this area.
- Place a Fa Shu Wu Lou enhancer and protection amulet in the south of your home and office
- Fresh flowers displayed here will bring positive qi too.
- Symbolic objects such as a wu lou or eight Chinese coins can be placed here all year round to enhance benevolent influence and at the same time dissipate the malevolent influence by the visiting monthly #2 and #5.
Annual afflictions for 2022:
- Grand Duke in 2022 is in the northeast – 52.5 – 67.5 Degrees.
- Three Killings in 2022 is in the north– 322.5 – 37.5
- Sui Po in 2022 is in the southwest – 232.5 – 247.5
What are the most important Feng Shui cures and enhancers for your home or work in 2022?
We put together a cures kit each Chinese New Year with the most powerful and influential cures for the year ahead and in 2022, our kit is filled with some extremely potent cures to help make the most of the year of the Tiger to enhance wealth, career, health, relationships, creativity and all other areas of our life during 2022.
All of the cures and enhancers from the list below are our best selection of cures for the year of the Tiger and can be seen in the image on the left. The cure and enhancers below can be purchased separately although you do get a good saving from buying them together in the kit. If you would like to find out more about each cure, you can click the links below to find out how these cures enhance different areas of your life.
- Pan qu lung yuan bao coiled dragon and ingot statue – place in the northwest
- Mi Yan Jing Ta Selenite pagoda – place in the northeast
- Churupingan Qi Lin Talisman – place in the southwest
- Windchime with six hollow metal rods – to be placed in the centre of home or office, the perfect wind chime for #5 yellow (Optional)
- six metal Chinese coins tied with red ribbon in a row – place in the southwest & centre to weaken #2 & 5
- wanshiruyi Sheng Chi Cure – place in the northwest
- Chongyi Changnian Master Cure – place in the northeast of home or office
- Dezhi Nianqian Wish enhancer – place in the southeast
- Fa Shu Wu Lou enhancer and protection amulet – place in the south
- Wei Hu Tiger Eye Blue personal pocket enhancer – Keep this in your pocket, bag or jacket as much as possible during 2022
- Jin Zhao Jin Cai Red Buddha – place in the east
- He E Tai Sui gold plated plaque – place in the northeast
- Yufang Zusui rice bowl – place in the west
- Jin Shu Da Xiang jewelled Silver Elephant – place in the north
- Salt water cures kit – 2 cures – place in the southwest & centre to weaken #2 & 5
Positive areas in 2022:
· Northeast- #8 Annual star
· North – #1 Annual star
· Southeast – #4 Annual star
· Northwest – #6 Annual star
· South – #9 Annual star
Negative areas in 2022
· Centre (bad luck and sickness star) – #5 Annual star
· Southwest (Sickness star) – #2 Annual star
· East ( Disputes and legal issues) – #3 Annual star
· West (robbery star) – #7 Annual star
Compatible Chinese Animals Sign in 2022:
Dragon, Horse, Pig
Incompatible Chinese animals in 2022:
Ox, Tiger, Snake, Monkey
Good Travel Directions in 2022
North, east, south
Lucky colours for 2022:
Oranges, greys and blues
I hope that you have enjoyed reading this shortened down article of our advice and recommendations for 2022, the year of the Tiger. If you would like to find out more about how to make the most of the year ahead, you can click the links below for more information.
Wishing you all a happy, healthy and successful year of the Tiger!
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