some Vastu tips:
- When sitting for
worship, keep your face towards North-West and sit in
that corner to intake air from that direction.
- Cash boxes can be
located in the room towards the North (treasury). But if
the box is heavy (such as a safe, heavy almirah) then it
should be kept in the Southwest corner and the door of
the almirah should open towards the North.
- TVs and computers
should ideally be placed in the Southeast corner of the
living room or study room. They should not be placed in
the Northeast corner or Southwest corner.
- Telephones can be
placed in the Southeast or Northwest corner but not in
the Southwest or Northeast.
- An aquarium with 9
gold fish and one black fish, in the north east
corner/portion of the house or factory is very good.
- If the north-east area
is untidy or unshapely, the well being of male issues is
found to be precarious.
- One should sleep with
his head pointing towards the South.
- Students should be
facing east while studying, for Academic Excellence.
- If the kitchen is off
the proper place, some member or the other is always
found to be suffering from severe digestive disorder.
- Keep the Gas in the
south east corner of the kitchen
- Person should face the
east while cooking.
- Drinking water should
be in the north east of the kitchen.
- While Taking meals the
plate should be in South-East.
- The statue of
Hanumanji should not be placed in South-East. It may
create fire hazard.
- All the doors should
open inside so that the energy may remain inside.
- The hinges of doors
should be noiseless. If so. The hinges may be greased
- The doors should open
towards right hand.
- Bed should not be put
under a beam.
- There should not be
five corners in the ceiling of a room.
- Efforts should be made
a leave the rooms open on North-East side.
- While ascending the
staircase, the face should be either towards the north
or the east.
- The seat of the toilet
should face North-South.
- No doors or windows
should be provided on South-West side.
- Almirahs and beds
should be set very close to the South - West wall and at
a distance from the north - east wall.
- A house should not
have paintings, which depicts depressing scenes, i.e.
like an old woman crying, scenes of war or poverty. It
should have picture of say, a sunrise, an ocean,
mountains, flowers or laughing children.
- Tall trees are nowhere
recommended close to the main building. For trees the
south in itself is good and so is the west. No tree
should be grown in the north and the east. The one at
the north-east is the worst.
- Small decorative
plants and shrubs may be grown in the north and the
east. The height should not exceed, say, half a meter at
the north-east increasing gradually to not more than 1.5
meter as one moves from the north-east to the north-west
or to the south-east end.
- Except rose and a few
medicinal ones, all thorny plants give rise to tensions
in the environment. Plants exuding white sap should also
be kept off. Lime and karonda etc. are OK in an orchard
but not in residence or business premises.
- Amongst the beneficial
plants, the best is Tulsi. It is commendable to keep at
least one Tulsi plant in the north-east area of the
premises, but its height should not exceed 1.5 meter.
creepers/climbers with support on the compound wall or a
house wall is best avoided.
- Cactus should not be
planted or kept in the house.
- In the South-West
Corner of the house one should sleep pointing his head
- If north of any house
is blocked it blocks prosperity.
- Water flowing/water
fountain from north to east is very good.
- Your head should be
towards the east or south while sleeping.
- The rooms in the south
should never have ceiling low as compared to ceilding of
the rooms in east and north side.
- Shoes and slippers
should not be scattered all over the house, as this
leads to feud.
- Don't keep dirty
clothes with the washed clothes.
- One should never sleep
under exposed beam as it brings ill fortune.
- Don't a keep jug or
jar of water near the telephone. The electric rays
produced from telephone leave bad effect on the water.
Your face should be towards the east while cooking food.
The cupboard containing food articles should be towards
- The ceiling of the
poojaroom should be lower than the ceiling of all the
other rooms in the house.
- There should be no
noise while opening the doors and windows especially the
entrance door from hinges etc.To remove the noise keep
the hinges well oiled.
- A picture of Lord
Ganesha and Saraswati is good in study room.
- Place vegetables in a
dish after cutting them. If they are kept on floor their
nourishing substance will be adsorbed by the floor.
- The house should
always be kept need and clean and all the wastage etc.,
should be dumped or stored in west of the house.
- To prevent the house
from evil-eyes, seven green chillies and lemon should be
hung at the main entrance of the house, shop etc.
- Change the bed-sheets
during day time.
- Comb and other beauty
aids should be kept neatly at the right place.
- A cut-out in the roof
should be provided in the northeast to ensure proper
ventilation of the house. This factor works as a natural
air-conditioner for the house.
- There should be a
separate towel for every member of the family and for
- One should never
provide three doors on a single wall, especially in the
front of the house.
- One should never
construct circular stairs in the house.
- It is very auspicious
to view rising sun after taking bath in the morning.
- A blue bedsheet should
never be used inthe house.
- One should always wear
neat and clean clothes while working.
- All the things should
be properly placed and well organized in the house, to
ensure good luck.
- Keep cash and jewelry
in the safe or locker which opens in the north.
- Never keep your head
toward north while sleeping keep towards south or east
only for peaceful/ restful sleep & healthy life.
- Face either North or
east while working studying or negotiating with clients.
Flowing magnetic field from north will hit your face
while facing north which helps in quick & sharp memory.
Taking right decisions much faster and increases in
- Avoid north direction
while cooking eating or drinking. Face preferably east
for better taste,digestion & healthy body.
- Face north or east
while worshipping for better concentration & Devotion.
- Never put a same
colour in all the walls of a house to maintain health &
- Never put a mirror in
front of bed, cover it while sleeping to avoid bad
- Avoid or minimize the
usage of T.V or computer in bedrooms, as the energy
level of the room will get destroyed by the radiation
- Keep Tulsi & rubber
plant (ficus robusta) in house preferably in northeast
side to purify the air.
- Never sit or sleep
under a down beam to avoid depression headache or loss
of memory .
- Pregnant ladies should
not sleep in northeast room to avoid any miscarriage or
- Open or use north &
eastern window much rather than southwestern windows for
health happiness & harmony in the family.
- Never sleep on metal
beds (wrought Iron) to avoid any health problem related
to Heart & Brain.
- A plot with all
corners 90 degrees having two sides road front and back
is a good plot.
- The open space left in
North and east should be more than South and West.
- A house should be
designed in such a way so that there is maximum entry of
sunlight and proper cross ventilation.
- The entire opening
should be made on the North and East Side of the house.
Trees of any kind should not be grown in eastern or
northern, northeast directions. Only small plant can be
grown in north, east, and northeast. The shadow of any
tree should not fall on the house.
- The hearth or oven
must be arranged in eastern southeast direction of the
entire house, in such a way that the person cooking