When it comes to decorating your home, painting is one of the most reasonable choices you have. There is also value that comes with these paintings.
However, behind these paintings, there are hidden meanings. Here are some paintings that depict and bring good luck.
If you are somehow related to any Chinese people, you may have seen their houses with Koi Fish paintings all around.
There are many meaning of koi fish, but there is one meaning behind it all. They represent good fortune. This can include luck, prosperity, and more.
Horses Running on Streams
Besides the koi fish, horses are also considered in Chinese culture, to have a sense of persistence in achieving good fortune.
Water, in addition, is depicted for being a source of life. Thus, horses running in water are known for being a source of luck and fortune.
Waterfalls are not only beautiful, but also an object of luck. Painting with this theme is believed to bring sustenance due to the continuous flow of the waterfall.
Paintings with themes that feature activities in the
are believed to be a symbol of hard work. Of course, hard work means achieving sustenance, and that’s what these paintings offer for the owners.
As you already know, harvest season is also known for bringing prosperity to people in villages. That’s why paintings that feature farmers doing harvest in the fields symbolize abundance and prosperity.
This may also the reason why there are many places have paintings of farmers doing harvest.
You may already know that bamboo is known to bring luck. Due to its nature, it is believed to bring long life to the owners of the painting.
While this animal is not necessarily a lucky symbol, putting it on a painting depicts that you will receive great guests at home.