Aside from welcoming harmony into your house and creating good fortune, the Ba Gua mirror is also a charm to counteract negative Qi of a spiritual nature, such as evil entities – so they may not enter your home.
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Palaspas held by people waiting for it to be blessed
In the Philippines, there is the Palaspas, a bunch of decorative palm fronds sold during Palm Sunday, which marks the start of the Holy week. These are blessed by the Catholic priest and hung over the door. They are believed to be a talisman to ward off evil.
4. Wind chimes
Wind chimes are believed to scare away the bad spirits. Plus, they sound lovely!