Vastu and Astrology Tips for Your Home Design
Vastu Shastraor the cience of Architectureis a form of traditional Hindu architecture. It is considered as a part of Astrology third stream called anghitaor ollection Vastu concerns itself with space, time and architecture while Astrology works with time, making the blend of both an important influence in human life. : In India, Vastu Shastra is believed to have a strong influence on people, their behavior and their success in various areas of their life. Modelling your home according to Vastu is therefore considered one of the most influential ways of channelizing this energy. Based on the Panchabhoutik theory of astrology and the twelve zodiac signs associated with it, they provide significant importance of direction.
The following charts are an illustration of how Vastu and Astrological planets are related to each other.
Ruling Planet : Direction
Sun : East
Moon : North-West
Mercury : North
Venus : South-East
Mars : South
Rahu : South-West
Jupiter : North-East
Saturn : West
Direction : Room
East : Living Room, Bathroom no toilet
North-West : Guest room, Bathroom, Grain Storage
North : Living sitting room, Safe
South-East : Kitchen
South : Kitchen, storeroom
South- West : Master bedroom, heavy storage
North- East : Worship room, Living room
West : Children Bedroom, Store room, Study
The placement of parts of your house in accordance to these important directions play an influential role in personal as well as overall development of your family. Depending on your Sun sign, the direction of placement of rooms in your house may change. You might want to take the advice of a professional who would look into your signs and guide you in the ideal direction. This would be based on your Sun sign and the impact of the ruling planet together with the directional force exerted by the Vastu of your home. However, in general, here are some of the rules that would help you harness positive energy in a specific room. Ideally, these need to be looked into while constructing your house but you can always do corrections and renovate accordingly.
In your living room:
In your bedroom:
In your kitchen:
These are some of the thumb rules followed according to the astu Shastrafor any home. However, it is always recommended you consult a reputed astrologer and seek guidance specific to your home and family for the peace and prosperity in your house.