The most common use of Chinese coins in feng shui is for attracting the energy of wealth. Another popular use of coins in feng shui is as protection and good luck cure.
Pixiu, is a Chinese mythical hybrid creature, commonly referred to in the West by the Greek word "chimera", and considered a powerful protector of practitioners of Feng Shui. It resembles a strong, winged lion. Pixiu is an earth and sea variation, particularly an influential and auspicious creature for wealth.