M. Alvarez is a senior member of the American Institute of
Industrial Engineers, a licensed Real Estate Broker and Certified
General Contractor in the State of Florida.
Alvarez has over 45 years of professional experience in the
construction industry, including design, construction and financing
of industrial, commercial and residential projects.
During the past 30 years Prof. Alvarez has been actively
involved in the design and construction of commercial and residential
projects using the environmental art of Feng Shui.
M. Alvarez has been in metaphysics since an early age. He is a
member and Grand Councilor Emeritus of the Rosicrucian Order, AMORC
and of the Martinist Order.
M. Alvarez is an internationally recognized authority on Feng Shui.
He dedicates a great part of his time to making people aware
of the changes that are happening on our planet through his work
with Feng Shui. Prof.
Alvarez has studied Feng Shui with Master Raymond Lo from Hong Kong;
completed the Feng Shui Mastery Program with
Grand Master Yap Cheng Hai from Malaysia; and is a student disciple
of Grand Master Thomas Lin Yun, creator of the Fourth Level of Feng
Alvarez was a pioneer bringing the teachings of Feng Shui to South
Florida and to Latin America.
He travels widely through North, Central America, South America
and Spain, imparting the knowledge of Feng Shui.
He has been invited to speak at national and international
Feng Shui and professional events, including all the International
Feng Shui Conferences held in the United States, Special Lecturer in
the VII National Congress of Architects and Engineers, City of Panama,
Panama, 1996; International congresses of Feng Shui in Bogotá, Colombia;
International Real State Show, Curacao, Netherland Antilles; American
National Society of Commercial Store Designers, Atlanta, Georgia;
Whole Life Expo; Body Mind and Spirit, Miami Book Fair International and Book Expo Convention.
Alvarez has also written numerous articles for national and international
magazines and newspapers and has participated in different programs
about Feng Shui in national and international radio and television
networks. He is a contributor
to the Lillian Too Feng Shui Magazine
Word magazine (Spanish Edition).
He is also author of Feng Shui, the Harmony of Life; Feng
Shui, the Ten Thousand Years Manual; Feng Shui, Predictions and
Cures; Feng Shui, Arte
del Vivir Conciente; Feng Shui, Arte del
Feng Shui, 99 Secretos;
Date Selection Xuan Xong Da Gua,
Qi Men Dun Jia, Feng Shui Professional
Manual and co-author of the book
Feng Shui Anthology. One of the most important contributions
of Prof. Alvarez in Feng Shui philosophy has been his proposals:
"Geometry of the Eight Trigrams of the I-Ching" and the "Trigram
Mirror Formulas Theory",
for the first time in the appendix of the book “Feng Shui, the Harmony
of Life” and explained in detail in his
last two books.
The Mirror Formula Theory facilitates the interpretation of Pa-Chai (Eight Mansions),
advanced Pa-Chai, Flying Stars, Water Dragon formulas
and Xuan Xong Da Gua.
M. Alvarez maintains his engineering and real estate offices
and the Feng Shui Cultural Center in Coral Gables, Forida. The
Center offers Feng Shui classes & certifications in English
and Spanish on Form, Eight Mansions, Flying Stars, Water Dragon
and Four Pillars.
Prof. Carmen Alvarez is together
with her husband Juan a pioneer in the promotion of the
environmental art of Feng Shui. In 1993 Carmen established
the Fairy's Ring Center in Coral Gables, Florida.
The Fairy's Ring, in Coral Gables, Florida, is decorated in
accordance to the methods of the School of Forms and design
formulas of classic Feng Shui.