What is an engulfing? Taken from a layman’s point of view engulfing simply means bigger than the other, or something small enough to fit inside another. The bigger on is said to be engulfing the smaller one, but in relation to Forex, things are a bit different, engulfing means, a candle bigger than the previous candle or the previous candle is inside the current candle. Just as in any candle, there’s are two type of engulfing candles one should look for, Bullish engulfing candle and Bearish engulfing candle. Bullish engulfing candle This is a bullish candle in which the body, low high and close fully engulfs the previous candle. Bearish engulfing candle This is a bearish candle in which the body, low, high and close fully engulfs the previous candle. That said, let’s jump into the pool and keep the whole thing simple and understandable to everyone including the amateur traders .