Wednesday, 19 July 2017

Brightening up your house with the Laughing Buddha…

Walk into any house or restaurant today and you are most likely to be welcomed by the ubiquitous “Laughing Buddha”. It is popularly believed that the Laughing Buddha brings joy, wealth and peace of mind to the house or office where it is placed. So if you already have a Laughing Buddha at your home or plan to bring one to your home, then here is what you need to know…

Why is he called the Laughing Buddha…?

The name comes from the fact that the Laughing Buddha always appears to be happy with a broad and sumptuous smile on the face. The Laughing Buddha is dressed in flowing robes and wears beads on his neck which basically signifies prosperity, abundance and good luck. The Laughing Buddha is always bald and that is why the image of the Laughing Buddha also conjures up pictures of deep and age-old wisdom. The idol of the Laughing Buddha is also found with a big tummy which is again an embodiment of abundance and prosperity. Overall, the idol of Laughing Buddha embodies abundance, prosperity and wisdom as well as his magnanimity and large-heartedness to share this prosperity with the place where he is housed.

Different forms of the Laughing Buddha and what it signifies…

Whenever you see the Laughing Buddha at any place, you will see him in different postures and each of these postures has a different significance.

•The seated Laughing Buddha surrounded by 5 children normally signifies all-round blessings including fecundity. This Laughing Buddha is seen wearing a necklace of beads and also carrying a small bag in his hand. The necklace represents the pearls of wisdom to dispel darkness from the house. The bag represents riches and prosperity.

•A very common image of the laughing image that you will find in restaurants and shops is the standing Buddha with both hands raised and holding golden balls. The wealth ball is meant to act as a magnet to attract prosperity. You must get this idol if you are looking at success in your business venture.

•Other than the golden Buddha above, there is also the brown Laughing Buddha with both hands raised and clasped together. This idol is also holding a bowl which symbolizes prosperity. The Laughing Buddha with a bowl above the head signifies the person’s openness to embrace material and intellectual prosperity.

•Then there is the reclining Laughing Buddha holding a fan in his hand. This fan represents mental calm and inspires people not to worry about problems they have to encounter. This Laughing Buddha is especially useful where the persons in the house are going through mental turmoil. This idol is believed to bring positive energy, good thoughts and peace of mind.

•The other common idol of the Laughing Buddha you will get to see is the Laughing Buddha with a broad smile and wearing a large hat on the head. This is supposed to represent light-heartedness and symbolizes happiness and health. Generally, when there are hold people in the house, this idol is supposed to maintain the balance of good health and a peaceful mind.

The above are the most popular forms of the Laughing Buddha. As we said, each of the postures has a unique significance and you can select the specific attribute that you require. Of course, in general, all Laughing Buddha idols do represent peace, happiness and prosperity.

Did you know this interest snippet about the Laughing Buddha?

One thing you cannot miss about the Laughing Buddha is the sumptuous stomach and the big smile. But did you know that if you keep a Laughing Buddha in the house you are expected to tickle the tummy of the Laughing Buddha idol daily. Hence it is important that the idol is not too small as that will make it difficult to tickle the tummy of the Laughing Buddha. It is believed that if you tickle the tummy of the idol daily then the Laughing Buddha will see to it that all your wishes are granted. Above all, ensure that the idol of the Laughing Buddha is always kept clean without dust. It is believed that if dust and dirt settles on the Laughing Buddha then it stops being effective.

Laughing Buddha forms part of the science of Feng Shui, which is a Chinese body of knowledge for bringing peace, prosperity and positive energy to the home. In the next few weeks, we will be covering more such interesting snippets for your home.


Monday, 10 July 2017

SMC Real Estate gets RERA Affiliation in Rajasthan


SMC Real Estate Advisors Private Limited is registered with Rajasthan Real Estate Regulatory Authority (RERA) SMC bears the registration number RAJ/A/2017/008. RERA makes it mandatory for all real estate advisors to be registered with the authority and the developer. The act makes it binding on the developers to disclose the name and other details of the authorized advisors who will deal with their projects.
In compliance with the act, SMC shall maintain books of account, records and documents. The SMC shall provide assistance to enable the allottee and promoter to exercise their respective rights and fulfil their respective obligations at the time of booking and sale of any plot, apartment or building, as the case may be.

Following the custom of transparency and integrity in every transaction with respect to real estate, SMC is committed to delivering a fair deal to its patrons. Affiliation with RERA in Rajasthan will pave the way for prospective real estate buyers to deal through SMC with assurance and ease.  

Monday, 3 July 2017

Home Cleaning Hacks

These following astute day-by-day cleaning traps help you keep your home clean & tidy.

•Give your bedside table a speedy cleaning.

•Keep a sack in your storeroom where you can toss apparels which are not required any longer.

•Keep dry clean–ready stuff in a different area of your storeroom.

•Have a clothing container for every individual in your home

•Fast clean your shower every day by splashing it with cleaner and rapidly wiping surfaces

•Your towels need to appropriately air-dry so as they could be reused a few times. Ensure they are correctly hung to dry.

•The time you have to brush your teeth and wash your face is apparently the correct time you have to use a normal toilet cleaner before giving it a speedy scour.

•Empty the dishwasher while you blend your espresso.

•Change your dish towels all the more frequently

•Once your supper is prepared, rapidly flush utensils before taking a seat to eat.

•Wipe down your counters and stove every night before going to bed.

•Take out the waste while going out.