Foo Dogs are believed as the civilian door gods. They are placed in a pair to provide ultimate protection, guard against evil spirits and harmful people, nourishes chi that enters homes, bring in happy blessings. Their protective powers are deemed symbolic rather than actual and they are said to keep the bad chi away. One pair - the one playing with a ball under his foot is male and the other one with a little baby Fu Dog under her foot is female.
How to place it?
- They are displaced (facing outside) at either sides of the main door, hall way or raised high up on both sides of the main gate, stairs or escalator. They can be placed on floor level or raised to higher level.
Dimension: There are two sizes:
1. approx. 4.5" in height and 3.5" in length for size 4.5 inch one;
2. approx. 7" in height and 4" in length for size 7 inch one.
Material: Resin, Golden Foo Dogs.
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