As the feng shui beginner, the Chi or Qi is the first definition we need to know. The traditional feng shui definition of Chi is very complex and with some superstition. But as the modern feng shui principle development, Chi had been given modern definition. The modern definition is easy to understand and it is natural scientific and acceptable by more and more people.
All objectives in the world have their own Chi as life force. The Chi can affect each other. (It is similar as attractive force from objectives) We also call Chi as feng shui energy.
Chi is consolidation element which covers Chi from building, road, river, mountain, tree, flower and human. So Chi exists anywhere in our living environment.
Chi or Qi is the key element of feng shui. Basically, there are 2 types Chi, one is positive energy and another is negative energy. Our feng shui purpose is to get more positive feng shui energy and reduce negative feng shui energy in our living environment. The positive Chi feng shui energy can help us to inspire the good fortune, wealth and optimism & positive activity.
In order to make it easy to understand for feng shui beginner, we can descript those 2 types Chi as blow.
Positive Chi shall be harmonic and peaceful energy. It can flow freely and lightly like breeze. People will feel very comfortable in positive energy field.
Strong and quick flow, stagnated flow in dark corner are negative feng shui energy Chi.
You can imagine that the positive feng shui energy Chi is a slow moving river. The negative feng shui energy is a raging river.
It is very important to understand the definition of feng shui energy Chi (Qi). After we understand Chi, we could identify the positive Chi or Negative Chi in our living environments. Then we can implement some feng shui tips to enhance positive feng shui energy and reduce negative feng shui energy.