Vastu Shastra for corporate office
At a time when more and more employers are looking at ways to promote a healthy & energetic workforce, to maximize productivity and reduce absenteeism and long-term sickness, it is no surprise that Vastu Shastra is becoming the new secret weapon of the corporate world. Vastu Shastra is the practice of analyzing and influencing the interaction between people, premises and the environment in order to enhance the quality of product or services.
Well-balanced working environment maximizes the potential for success. The physical space has to support the goals of the business and increase effectiveness and level of creativity with minimum effort and less stress. Enhancing the potential success of the company has implications for the individual staff members and their own aims and aspirations. Application of vastu helps to redirect the hidden energies in the workplace so that they are acting to further a company’s goals. Purpose of vastu energy is to support your business by creating healthy and comfortable workstations and developing an efficient flow of interaction between and among employees, customers, vendors, and guests.
Plan Review The very best time to incorporate vastu principles into your site is at the time of selecting a plot or at pre-construction phase. Whether you’re building a new site or considering a renovation of your current space, an architectural plan review can save you time, money, and aggravation. Architectural plans (pre-vastu) that look great on paper often create environments that do not serve the needs of the business harmony. Some important consideration for vastu energy:-Landscape and your own premises can tell you a lot about the energy and vibrancy of an area. Buildings are constructed out of hard steel or concrete, which brings a sense of ‘hardness’ to any environment, while the immediate landscape offers a medium to balance the vibrations. By becoming aware of your surroundings, you will backdrop to create a harmonic balance in your premises. Positive energy needs to enter in order to provide your business with growth and prosperity. The main door is the entrance to new clients, new business and profitability. The main door should always be in a positive direction to get maximum advantage of the vastu energy.
The shape of the “plot” shows the strength of the premises. Are the premises complete – or is there a section or sector missing? If so, which area of the business or which members of the personnel will this effect. E.g., Northwest – representing element –wind (Vayu) and marketing section in this business will be struggling for achieving the desired targets.
According to Vastu Shastra, each color symbolizes a different element ( fire, earth, water, Wind & Space). The colors of your office space, business logo, marketing materials & business card will affect the success of your business. If you pick the right colors to represent your business, you have more success. A choice of colors depends on the type of your business. For example, the color green or blue is very calming. So if your business is related to pharmaceuticals, these colors are highly recommended. You may incorporate these colors in your logo and on any communications, you mail out. To decide which colors to use, spend some time thinking about the true nature of your business. When you decide on what the “essence” of your business is, you must pick a corresponding colour to enhance the right vastu element. High-tech electronic multi-tasking offices can be balanced with mild green on the walls and wood furnishings.
Vastu is a beneficial tool for corporates and small business owners who value their employees, know the high cost of employee hiring & their performance. Ideal vastu layout brings powerful positive energy resulting in increased productivity, fewer sick days, happier employees and reduced stress. For meetings with clients, employees and in boardrooms, use a square or rectangular table. These shapes according to vastu are conducive to negotiating, sales, problem-solving and conducting result oriented & productive meetings. Owners & seniors need to be “in charge” when sitting at this table, be sure to sit in the power position.
Art and wall decor can be used to encourage focus and productivity. Motivational pictures showing success, teamwork and winning attitude are recommended in the working environment. Family pictures in an office can be very distracting, so not recommended in the working area. Picture showing endless road or depth representing endless opportunities is great art to display in front of the desk.
Location of the cabin, as well as the best position to face for the CEO or Director, should be carefully planned. It has been seen much time that employees zone has been put to CEO zone, where they become more dominant & owner has to depend more on them.nice to look at, healthy & live plants will also promote harmony as well as business and personal growth in the workplace. The key is to keep theIt makes no difference if you are working from a small office in your home or from your own office within a building or whether you have a large office. The reason being is that the vastu principles can be applied macroscopically and microscopically
Important points to be considered while following Vastu rules for the Corporate or private offices
1. Shape of the plot, Building and offices
2. Main Entrance of the site
3. Door View
4. Location of the Master Cabin, CEO and a key staff
5. Place of Financial department
6. Staff placement & orientations
7. Location & arrangements of conference room
8. Direction of the Owner/Staff
9. Direction of the Marketing activities/Display
10. Colours for interior & exterior of the office
11. Direction of the AC, Electrical mains, Coolers etc
12. Direction of Pantry, Canteen
13. Placement of Toilets
14. Direction of windows
15. Location of Higher zone/lower zone
16. Location of Dry zone/Wet zone
17. Placement of various office gadgets like computer, fax, Server etc