Lo Shu is a remarkable and accurate Feng Shui method that helps one analyze their destiny with regards to the Five Chinese Elements. The Lo Shu grid or the magic square gives a clear picture of what life has in store for us. It also shows the missing elements in our lives. The Lo Shu grid is a 3 X 3 magic square in which the sum of the three numbers add up to 15 - row wise, column wise and diagonally. This is an ancient Chinese grid that shows man's interaction with the five elements such as Earth, Water, Fire, Wood and Metal. By the arrangement of the date of birth in the magic square, the missing element and its effect on the concerned person is ascertained. Each digit in a person's birth date is associated with the corresponding element and the missing factor is known. Remedial measures can counter the lack of elements for the person.There are different remedial measures for the Missing Element in your birth chart. For example, if the element earth is missing then you can use a square or rectangular wooden dining table. Or if Wood element is missing then keeping musical chimes at the entrance of the house can help. There are various methods to counter the ill-effects of the absence of the elements in our lives.