Feng Shui item Pixiu is made from the figure of a Chinese mythical animal, Pixiu. According to Chinese mythology, Pixiu is one of the four most auspicious animals. The other three are dragon, kylin and phonex.
According to Chinese traditional Feng Shui theories, Feng Shui item Pixiu can protect home, expel evil things, draw in wealth and promote marriage luck. In ancient China, both emperors and usual people wore Pixiu as their luck guards.
A Pixiu has a body of tiger or leopard, a dragon head, a horse tale, two wings, one or two horns and four dragon feet. Feng Shui item Pixiu are normally made of gold or jade, and look delicate and lovely, so they work also as good decorations.