Flowing water is said to provoke soothing meditation, especially among those with feng shui (the art of furnishing a room to harmonize with its spiritual forces) on their dumbwaiters and incense residue on their lapels. Moving water has an almost-primordial appeal--aesthetic, psychological, physiological--perhaps hearkening back to the days before we had lungs and feng shui manuals. And because moving water has such visual charm, fountains, reflecting pools and artificial geysers infest a host of public buildings, to the... More >>>