Feng Shui Astrology For January: the Month of the Fire Ox

Feng Shui Astrology For January 2020 Fire Ox Month Image

Feng Shui astrology is based on the Chinese calendar. The dates of the beginning and the end of the months are different from those generally accepted in the Gregorian calendar. According to the Chinese calendar, the twelveth month of the year starts on January 6th, 2020 and ends on February 4th, 2020. Therefore, all the recommendations are given in this article will be accurate until February 4th.

Feng Shui astrology believes that each month has its unique energy and character. Therefore, each month’s energy is expressed through one of the 12 Zodiac animals and connected to one of 5 elements.

January 2020 is the month of the Fire Ox. In this article, I will share with you what kind of energy and events to expect this month and how to properly choose dates for different events.

Feng Shui Astrology for January 2020

The Energy of the Month of the Fire Ox

So, according to the Chinese calendar, January 2020 is ruled by the Fire Ox. This animal is treated with special respect in China because it is a symbol of hard work, perseverance, strength, and steadfastness.

The Fire element adds even more power and energy to the Ox making it passionate, impulsive and, in some ways, even explosive. In January 2020, Ox’s rebellious qualities may well appear. The Fire Ox is determined to go to the end and get its way, obstacles do not scare it. It is not afraid of competition.

The Fire Ox helps and supports only alike people: purposeful, hard-working and assertive. In January 2020, you should boldly defend your position and go to the goal. Do not let other people make any decisions for you! If your opinion does not coincide with the opinion of the majority, it does not mean that you are wrong. And although usually, stubborn people are disliked, in January 2020 these kinds of people will be able to win over others, to get respect for their assertiveness and hard work, and to get a promotion or a bonus at work.

Recommendations for January 2020

The Fire Ox is a healthy and hardy animal, but it is very emotional and subject to strong outbursts of anger. Therefore, in January 2020, it is important to monitor your mental state. If you feel that you are overwhelmed with negative emotions, take a relaxing bath, listen to soothing music, arrange a session of aromatherapy. When you feel irritated and angry, start breathing slowly and deeply, and after a while, you will reach a calm, harmonious state. Yoga and meditation will benefit in January 2020.

To attract money and good fortune, as well as to establish relations with the household, it would be very beneficial to display the Ox Carrying Ingots Jar Statue in your house or/and office.

Golden Ox Image

Auspicious Days For January 2020

In General, January 2020 promises to be pleasant and rich in good events. The most favorable days of the month are the 8th, 18th, 23rd and 29th.

On January 8th, feel free to make large purchases. The day is suitable for the completion of previously postponed cases.

January 18th is perfect for marriage or going on a date. If you are single, then by visiting some event this day, you can meet a life partner. The chance to meet your love on January 18th is very high.

On January 23rd and 29th, you will be full of energy and inspiration. These days are especially favorable for people of creative professions.

Unauspicious Days For January 2020

According to Feng Shui Astrology for January 2020, there will also be unauspicious days, because the principle of Yin and Yang balance must be preserved. No need to be afraid of unauspicious days! Just be more careful and do not plan important things on these dates.

January 9th is not suitable for making large purchases, planning new things or getting married.

On January 24th, be extremely careful, because fraudsters are activated. When leaving the house, be extremely careful! Monitor your belongings. Refuse large purchases. When signing important papers be sure to several times recheck everything.

On January 27th, conflicts are likely out of the blue. Show restraint, do not judge anyone, do not gossip, reduce the communication with negative people to a minimum. Better take care of your home this day: put things in order, throw away things that you have not used for a long time.

Feng Shui Astrology For January: Check Out Your Bagua Sectors

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According to Feng Shui astrology, Each of the 9 sectors of your house is under the influence of a certain type of energy. This energy changes from month to month, from year to year. In this particular article, I’m not talking about the annual chart but focusing on the energy influence of the month.

Some sectors of your house are favorable for spending time with the family, working and performing other activities, and others are not. So, let me share with you what sectors are better to avoid this month and which ones are destined to charge you with positive energy this month.


The central part of your house is bringing wealth and prosperity this month. Display the Dragon & Rat Prosperity 8 here to activate your prosperity luck! Together, Rat and Dragon forming an 8 make a fabulous wealth enhancer for your home!

Dragon and Rat Prosperity 8 Image

To activate your business luck, display a Lucky Money Frog on Waterlily Leaf in the center of your office.


The energy of the month brings the danger of illness and misfortune to those who reside in the North sector of the house. It is also dangerous for those born in the year of the Rat.

Place the Five Element Pagoda with “OM AH HUM” in the North sector of your house to counter the afflictive energies.

Also, make sure to keep the North sector of your house quite. Avoid noise and activity herein in January 2020.

The energy of this sector is highly unfavorable for males.

If your office is located in the North you will find this month difficult in terms of productivity.

For those whose bedroom is located in the North, there is a danger of injuries to the head. Make sure to display the Golden Garuda in your bedroom to neutralize the negative chi.


This sector brings good speculative luck and an unexpected windfall in January 2020. Those who spend a lot of time in this sector will definitely benefit from it and will enjoy a prosperous month!

To activate the auspicious energy of the Southwest, display the Wealth Bull in this sector.

Wealth Bull Image

However, for those who are occupying this sector, there is the danger of mental stress and frustration arising from health problems. Therefore, you should make sure to display the Healing Herbs Wu Lou in this sector for protection and good health!


A good month for those pursuing academic and literary endeavors. Place a Bejeweled Wisdom Pagoda on your desk to enhance scholastic and exam luck.

However, this sector can bring emotional stress caused by aggression this month. There could also be relationship problems between family members or a romantic scandal caused by a third party. Beware predatory outsiders who use flattery as their weapon.


This sector brings the energy of violence, robbery, and conflict in January 2020. Make sure to keep sharp objects away from this area to avoid injuries which can lead to excessive bleeding. Keep this sector quiet.

Display the Blue Elephant & Rhino with Talisman Feathers here. This is a powerful protection against both spiritual and material losses.

Blue Elephant & Rhino with Talisman Feathers Image

Beware accidents that could lead to injury, especially with young children. A Water Feature placed in the East will help remedy the problem.

Elderly people should avoid residing in this sector in January 2020.


This sector accumulates negative energy this month. The argumentive energy joins the illness energy wreaking all kinds of havoc. Display the Fire Dragon Holding Fireball in this sector.

Those who have bedrooms on the Northwest may notice that their marriages are suffering from tension and stress this month. If you have your bedroom located on the Northeast make sure to carry the 9 Tailed White Fox Amulet to improve your relationship with your spouse.


This sector accumulates illness energy this month. Those who occupy this sector may experience health problems related to the lungs. Make sure to avoid overly cold weather and wrap up warmly if you live in an area with a cold climate.

Place the God of Longevity in the West sector of your house to protect yourself and your family from sickness and accidents.

Place a Healing Herbs Wu Lou in the West sector if your bedroom (or your children’s bedrooms) is located here. It will protect your health.

Wu Lou Image

If your office is located in the West sector make sure to display a Dragon Tortoise with Ru Yi here to enhance career luck.

There is an indication of marital problems and a danger of loss of a child through miscarriage. Pregnant women should avoid sleeping or spending time in this sector!


The energy of this sector is bringing promotion and opportunities at work, new clients to the entrepreneurs and fame for entertainers this month.

To activate this auspicious sector display the 9 Dragon Kwan Kung here. This powerful Feng Shui talisman will enhance your career luck!


The energy of this sector brings wealth luck. However, new opportunities to make money come with stiff competition. Therefore, you need to make sure to boost your victory luck by displaying the Windhorse-Boosting Victory Flag here. This powerful talisman will help you to achieve success in any competitive endeavor, whether personal or professional in nature.

If you want to boost your prosperity luck display the Wealth Tree with Mangoose & 6 Birds in the Southeast sector of your house. This wealth tree with golden ingots and jewels at its base comes with the wealth-spouting mongoose bringing plenty of new prosperity your way, while the 6 birds in its branches bring countless opportunities from near and far.

Young females residing in the Southeast will find improvement in romance life. If you want to activate your romantic life carry the Double Happiness Symbol!

Feng Shui Astrology Bonus Tip

For sectors of the home where good energy reside, it is excellent to activate with plenty of noisy activity. Have the radio or TV or fan placed here to churn up the energy so there is a good noise level. Also, it is very favorable to install brighter lights in these sectors. Moving the energy in these ways will encourage yang chi to manifest to your advantage.