Magnificent pair of Pi Yao made of brass to attract good fortune, luck and abundance in Feng Shui culture.
The Pi Yao is one of the most favored symbols of feng shui next to the dragon. It is a bringer of 8 great blessings, known as the ninth son of the heavenly dragon and most auspicious creature of luck in wealth. Pi Yao’s are especially useful for those who have recently moved or renovated.
The PiYao can be placed singly or in a pair. When placed as a pair, the Pi Yao becomes known as Tian Lu (Heavenly Protector) and Pi Xi (Evil Dispeller). The Pi Yao can draw wealth luck from all directions. It has a unique digestive system that never defecates and has a fierce hunger for silver and gold. This symbolizes that the Pi Yao can take in great amounts without ever losing anything.
The Pi Yao or Pixiu is a protector with the power to ward off evil spirits. They are especially desired by those who greatly enjoy and want to succeed at gambling. These are the 8 blessings the Pi Yao is believed to have the power to generate and share:
1. Brings fortune and good tidings
2. Generates good Feng Shui or Earth luck
3. Attracts wealth and prosperity
4. Safeguards the home and the residents in it
5. Exterminates evil, adversity and obstacles
6. Summons windfall luck
7. Protects from accident during travel
8. Appeases Tai Sui (Grand Duke Jupiter)
The Pi Yao is known as the best and most auspicious symbol in the feng shui menagerie for appeasing the Tai Sui or Grand Duke Jupiter.