- ABS-CBN Publishing | 15 August 2018
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This year, the annual Ghost Month begins on August 11 and will last until September 9. Hungry Ghost Festival has its roots from Chinese astrology but is also being observed all over the world, including the Philippines. The effect and impact of this inauspicious time may not be clear-cut but many believe that it affects various aspects of life, like having a hand in business openings, the big life-changing decisions, and even wedding plans.
Every year around August, Feng Shui experts like Feng shui queen Marites Allen warn us against a slew of activities, lest misfortunes happen.
Ghost Month, also known as the Hungry Ghost Festival, is a Taoist and Buddhist belief that “hungry ghosts” or restless spirits roam the Earth and cause mischief on the 7th month of the lunar calendar. This mischief can be anything from accidents and crime to unexpected deaths and business failures.
According to Marites Allen, love and romance will also be affected by “ghosts.” Depression, heartbreak and loneliness will be amplified during this time so everyone should be extra careful when dealing with their SOs and LOs. Fortunately, there are things people need to know on how to “fail-proof” your love life during ghost month.
Wary of your relationships and how the Ghost Month can affect your love life? Marites Allen as she gives us Do’s and Don’ts on how to handle romantic relationships during the month of the hungry ghost. Watch the video below:
In addition to that here are a few things to keep the spirits at bay and avoid danger and misfortune during Ghost Month.
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