An Ideal House- Vastu Guidelines
Basic Vastu Guidelines
- Buy either rectangular or square property. Avoid property with any major corner extensions ,corner cuts & also a slope.
- Prayer room should be ideally located in the north east corner of the house. The lamp should be in the south east & water should be placed in the north east side of the temple.
- Ensure that you remove broken statues, spoiled & also faded pictures from the prayer area.
- Photographs of the dead or ancestors should be in the south west corner. Avoid them in the prayer room and bed room.
- Living room along with dining room should be ideally located in the North, East, or North East of the house.
- The master bedroom should be in Southwest corner to enable the head of the family to guide the family’s fortunes wisely.
- Bath Room should be in the North west or west region of the entire location.
- Over head water tanks can be made on the roof in the south-west direction. Underground water tank are beneficial in the north-east direction .
- The Images or statues in the house are very much important. Pictures depicting war scenes or painting of sorrow, struggle, violence , tragedy and of calamities has no place in the house or office.
- Storeroom in the Northwest corner leads to abundant supply of essential commodities.
- Central area which is a brahmasthan should not be heavy. It should be free from any kind of obstructions like pillars, staircase, wall etc.
- Study room should be in the East, North east or East of the house. Student should face east or north while studying. Use of vibrant colour like yellow, blue, orange , violet should be more in this room. Student can not concentrate in the study room located towards the south-west or south room.
- The width and height of an ideal house building should not exceed 1:2 ratio to draw maximum benefits from the site.
- If you need to build extra floor or loft ,it is advisable to make it in the Southwest or West area. This will acts as a shock absorber during hard times and also protects the sources of income. It is a morale booster to inspire people to get going when things are tough. More weight and height on the Southwest are like solid foundation for good health & prosperity.