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  • It is extremely necessary to worship the plot (land) before starting the construction. This pooja, prayer should be done in the north east -corner of the plot on any auspicious Vastu Muhurat for house. by a learned Pandit. The first digging must be done by the owner on a auspicious Vastu Muhurat as set by a learned astrologer. An auspicious day means the Panchanga or the five components (Dina, Nakshatra, Thithi, Yoga, Karan) of that particular date or day is. These components are dependent on the position of the moon and the earth. Good panchanga does not means that particular day is good for every person. 
  • Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday are good days to start construction of Vastu house.
  • Sunday or Tuesday are not good days to start construction of house.

Veedhi Shoolas

Veedhi Shoolas

  • Veedhi Shoola Sashtra or T-point house is a dispute in a property according to Vastu Sashtra.
  • Veedhi Shoolas on the north of north-east, east of north-east are considered best; south of south-east, west of north-west are considered moderate.

Quick Fix to Veedhi Shoolas

  • You are requested to put big plants at the entrance of the house to curb the malefic effects of Veedhi Shoola.
  • You could also raise the boundary wall some more to stop the negative energies from gushing in.
  • Putting a halogen light facing the road is also recommended.
  • Put one convex Pakua mirror in front of the house facing the road.

Water Sources

  • Water source should be preferably placed in the north or north-east.
  • The best place for digging the pump is the North-east of the plot. This leads to increase in wealth, prosperity and knowledge. 
  • Overhead water tank should be in the West or Southwest direction of the building as these are negative zones of the house. Due to water in the tank, it becomes heavy, creates a balance of energies in the house and proves to be useful. Overhead tank in west direction is also beneficial.
  • Overhead tank should not be made of plastic. If it is of plastic, it should be of black or blue color as these colors absorb sun rays which create positive energy when absorbed in water. 

Main Door

  • Construct the front door in such a manner as to avoid the fall of a shadow on it.
  • Vastu Shastra has great importance for entrance door in a home, as this is the place from where energies, either positive or negative, enter and exit a house. 
  • NORTH - If you want to locate the entrance door in North wall of a home, then make sure the door is in North-East section of North wall.
  • SOUTH - If you want to locate entrance of a home in South wall, then locating the door towards South-East is auspicious; avoid having the door at center or South-West portion of wall. For all houses having main door in South direction, it’s must to have another door in North direction also.
  • EAST - To locate main entrance door in East wall, vastu suggests keeping it in North-East part.
  • WEST - North-West half of West wall is more suitable for main entrance as per vastu. 
  • Main gate should be bigger than the other internal doors. Main entrance gate is allowed on any directions , except South West direction.

Living Room

  • A living room in North brings lot of wealth and health for entire family.
  • Living area floor should slope towards East or North.
  • The head of the family, in living area, should sit facing East or North so that he remains in command and guests are not able to dominate him.
  • Put the TV in South-East corner and not in North-East corner.
  • If television is in North-West corner then the family will waste a lot of precious time watching TV only.
  • Keep telephone in East, South-East or North.
  • Place air cooler and air conditioner in West, North-West or East and not in South-East.
  • You can hang portraits of Gods or some beautiful paintings in the North-East wall or corner.
  • Use white, light yellow, blue or green colors for living room walls.
  • Avoid red or black for living area wall colors.
  • Keep square or rectangular furniture in living area and avoid circular, oval or any other shape of furniture (this is applicable to furniture in entire home).
  • Put light curtains on North-East windows and doors and heavy curtains in South-West (this is applicable anywhere in a home) of living area.
  • Keep North-East corner of living area clean and empty if possible. Also, to make things better, keep some healthy plants in this corner.
  • Never keep artificial flowers, dried flowers (they attract misfortune), cactus/cacti or bonsai plants (have negative influence on finance and career) and are inauspicious.
  • Lit the living area brightly with soothing lights.
  • Keep a fish aquarium in the East, North or North-East of the living area. In vastu shastra, a fish aquarium.

Bed Room

  • As per Vastu for Master Bedroom, it should always be in the South-West corner of the home and head of the family must occupy this bedroom.
  • The master bedroom should always be bigger than other rooms of the house.
  • East or North walls are good for windows in the bedroom.
  • Best place to keep heavy wardrobes, shelves or almirah is the South-West corner of the master bedroom.
  • Place dressing table with/without mirror in the North or East wall.
  • Put TV (if you can't control yourself), heater and other electrical appliances in the South-East of the bedroom.
  • Hang a beautiful and pleasant painting or any portrait on the wall so that it is easily seen as someone enters the bedroom.
  • Vastu bedroom tips say that plants, fish aquariums or any other life forms are a strict "NO" in bedroom.
  • If a bedroom is in the West side of the home then it's best for children.
  • Use light rose, gray, blue, chocolate, green etc as wall colors for bedroom.


Vastu for kitchen is important since kitchen represents the "Fire" element
  • Place platform of the kitchen in East and South-East corner.
  • Put cooking gas burner or stove in South-East corner of kitchen, make sure that it is a few inches away from wall.
  • Use North-East to set up wash-basin or sink in the kitchen.
  • Use North-East or North side to keep drinking water and utensils for drinking water.
  • Keep grain boxes, pulses, various spices, salt etc. in South or West direction.
  • Use yellow, orange, rose, chocolate or red as floor and wall colors of kitchen.
  • Give sacred offering to fire of the first thing you prepare in kitchen to make sure peace and prosperity.
  • Clean kitchen, kitchen platform and utensils daily at night before sleeping.
  • Do not have kitchen directly under or above toilets.
  • Avoid kitchen directly under or above bedroom.
  • Do not place cooking gas burner or stove directly in front kitchen's entrance door.
  • If - while cooking – the cook faces south then family has to face monetary losses.
  • Avoid black color for kitchen wall and flooring.

Dining Room

  • Dining area in West is best, in North or East is second best.
  • Dining room should always be spacious, hospitable and comfy.
  • While dining; head of the family must face East. Rest of the family members can face East, North or West.
  • Children should not sit in South-West corner of dining table as this will make them to gain control of house overpower their parents.
  • No one from the family should face South while dining else it causes small disputes among family members.
  • East, North or West walls are best for doors of dining room; avoid door in South wall.
  • Square or rectangular dining tables are best; avoid circular, oval or any other shape as far as possible.
  • Place the dining table towards South-West corner of dining area, but make sure that dining table doesn’t touch wall. Also keep enough space between dining chair and wall so that anyone can get up easily.
  • Use North-East of dining area to keep drinking water.
  • Provide wash-basin in North or East but not in South-East or North-West.
  • If dining place is a part of drawing-room (which mostly is the case these days) then use a curtain or a plotted plant as a demarcation. Once separated, apply all dining room vastu tips to this area.
  • Best colors for dining room walls are pink, orange, yellow, cream or off-white.
  • You can hang a mirror in East or North wall of dining area.

Puja Room

  • As per pooja room vastu, north-east corner of home is best site for pooja place.
  • East and west are second best locations.
  • Keep the pooja place on ground floor.
  • Keep the idols in east and/or west of the prayer room.
  • Place the idols a few inches (at least an inch) away from wall.
  • Make sure that all the idols are always in perfect condition.
  • Have two shutter door of high quality wood for prayer room.
  • Pooja Room can have doors and windows in north or east walls.
  • Use white, light yellow or light blue colors for walls of pooja room.
  • You can place a lamp stand in the pooja room in south-east or eastern side.
  • If the roof of pooja room is pyramid shape then it’s very auspicious.
  • If the prayer area is in kitchen then keep it in the north-east corner of kitchen; you should face east while praying.
  • The pooja place should never be in south direction.
  • Do not have prayer place above, below or next to any toilet or kitchen.
  • Idols should never face south.
  • Never keep a dustbin in the pooja place; it reduces positive energy of the room.

Bath Room / Toilet

  • Water closet (commode) should preferentially be aligned to North-South axis in toilet.
  • Build toilets in West or North-West side of north of a room depending upon whether toilet is with bedroom or separate.
  • Toilets can also be constructed on South side.
  • Place commode inside the toilet in West, South or North-West side of West.
  • Fit the pot, in toilet, in such a way that while using the commode the person never faces East or West.
  • You can have entrance door of the toilet on East or North wall.
  • The flooring of toilet should slope towards East or North so that water drains from these sides.
  • Color walls of toilet as desired, but prefer light colors.
  • Provide a small window in the toilet in East, West or North wall.


  • The Northeast balcony should not cut or depressed at any cost.
  • Both North and East balcony is excellent.
  • Both South and West balcony property curse the residents.
  • Balcony slanting towards East brings good name and fame.
  • Balcony slanting towards North brings prosperity, good health.
  • Now a days the balconies are done with plastic sheets, this is not a problem, you may continue with them.
  • Most standard and good look attracts and brings positive powers.
  • Northeast portico brings all good things, good luck.
  • Northwest portico creates many new headaches to the inhabitants. Point is that whether it is slanting down or up, based on that also results will be contrasting.
  • Southeast portico creates few challenges to the residents. Point is that whether is it slanting down or up, based on that also results will be divergent.
  • Southwest Portico is not auspicious one. Point is that whether is it slanting down or up, based on that also results will be contrasting.