INTRODUCTION. Vastu Sastra is the ancient Indian science of buildings. Ever since the evolution imparted intelligence to life, creatures have been seeking to build homes.
Homes gave protection to the inmates from the vagaries of nature. It offered protection during weak times like sleep. More so it offered a place to store the assets for the sake of harsher times.
Will you prosper?
Will your children succeed in their studies and careers?
Will it lead to sorrows and sickness?
Or will it cause in your business, losses and lethargy?
He knew that some berries were poisonous and some tasty.
He knew not to live in the locales of heavy rainfall and storms.
The aspects should be universal and should hold good under close observation.
In observatory sciences, there is just a hypothesis.
For example it will rain if the sky is overcast. Or it will rain in a particular season. More often than not the result obeys the hypothesis.
It may not rain all the time the sky is overcast and rainy seasons may fail, but then more often than not it happens as predicted.
Heat, electric current and fire are energies too. They have a capacity to upset the energy flow within the house. Electricity is also considered a hot energy and machinery using it emit electromagnetic energy.
Some areas have to be maintained very clean.
Fast moving and noisy traffic or polluted industrial areas too disrupt the energy of a place.Neighbourhood
Needs to be very light and clean.
Ideal for puja rooms and study as well as expansive rooms such as living rooms.
Ideal for placing east and north facing doors.
Human nature; religion and education.THE NORTH EAST ZONE
Needs to have hot equipment such as stoves.
In factories this space could have boilers or generators.
Ideal for kitchens, electrical equipment and power connections. Ideal for placing south facing doors.
Human nature; family relationship.THE SOUTH EAST ZONE
Avoid bedrooms and office rooms here, in buildings.
Avoid water bodies in the garden.THE SOUTH EAST ZONE
Ideal for kitchens, guest rooms and toilets.
Ideal for placing west facing doors.
Human nature; social interaction and disputes.THE NORTH WEST ZONE
Avoid adult bedrooms but one may keep children bedrooms here.
Shrubs are good here in the garden.THE NORTH WEST ZONE
Ideal for bed rooms and cash lockers.
A very bad spot for placing south or west facing doors.
Human nature; wealth, status and respectTHE SOUTH WEST ZONE
Avoid water bodies and depressions. Tall trees are good here in the garden.THE SOUTH WEST ZONE
These openings cannot be placed just anywhere in the wall and will have to follow the weight principle.
Ucham areas are good ones to place doors and Neecham areas are bad to place them.UCHAM AND NEECHAM
Divide the north wall as two halves and place opening in the eastern half.
Divide the eastern wall as two halves and place the opening in the northern half.
Divide the south wall as two halves and place opening in the eastern half.
Divide the Western Wall as two halves and place the opening in the northern half.