Aside from its many inspirations and resources, this book is also the result of questions that have arisen in classes taught by the author and issues brought up by students, as well as by architects, designers, and clients.
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“With her book, Feng Shui for Architecture, Dr. Mainini has finally filled a gap. She has taken the rather complicated subject of Feng Shui as it applies to architecture and she has successfully laid out a step-by-step guide to understanding the mysteries of this ancient art. She has done an exemplary job of keeping this very complicated subject clear and concise for the layperson “.
Brian Dawson, AIA
“Dr. Simona Mainini has an astonishing ability to interpret and install ancient Chinese formulae in such a way that they change lives today. Her discipline and precision in a field not often distinguished by these qualities is both unique and world class. ”
“Dr. Mainini is one of those few wonderful people who have managed to weld together the strict disciplines of architectural practice with the aesthetics and philosophies of the ancient Chinese traditions of Feng Shui. Readers can be assured that what she writes is not founded just on theory alone, but sound practical experience.”
“Feng Shui for Architecture is an inspiration and greatly appreciated. I congratulate you on a great piece of work”
Garry McKinlay, founder and principle
“This book has been extremely inspirational to me and many of my students at the
Maria Cecilia Loschivo dos Santos, PhD & Author
“Dr. Mainini, thank you very much for writing your book. It is very easy to understand. An excellent source book for guiding projects. My husband and I are in the home building business, so we appreciate the advice having spent much time studying the subject material before finding your book. You have dedicated your life's work to a vocation that is going to be much more appreciated in the years to come. Keeping Feng Shui alive and modernizing its practice to fit contemporary society's awareness of their metaphysical presence on the earth is honorable. It is an expression of your love for humanity and the whole earth. Again, Thank you.”
Jacqueline & George St. John,
“The subject of Feng Shui is naturally interesting and intriguing, so to have a book that concisely explains the ideas and history so thoroughly is a valuable find. Dr. Mainini’s book is that find.
“I purchased Feng Shui for Architecture by Dr. Simona F. Mainini I can honesty say that I constantly review and cross reference this book. It is clearly written, concise and I would highly recommend it to any person interested in real Feng Shui.”
“The title and subtitle promises a lot and this book delivers even more. Dr. Mainini has done a fabulous job organizing and explaining, in a clear, precise manner, the principles of Feng Shui, the ancient Chinese art of placement for good energy flow, as it applies to the spaces in which we live and work. Not only is this book great for the preparation of buildings, but it is extremely useful even if you are searching for an energetically superior apartment, house or office to rent. If you are looking for an invaluable source of Feng Shui information to help bring harmony to your living and working space and your life, this is a book for you. I applaud Dr. Mainini for the publishing of this, her first book offering, and highly recommend it to those who want to learn more about this most fascinating modality of healing. A+ ”