What is Vastu Shastra?
The Sanskrit word ‘vastu’ plainly stands for ‘dwelling’, which is the home for god and humans, while the term ‘Shastra’ stands for ‘doctrine’. This shastra is based on the energies that reach us from various sources of atmosphere like solar energy, cosmic energy, lunar energy, thermal energy, magnetic energy, light energy, wind energy etc. It is primarily founded on the significance of directions and states that it is the direction that controls a situation or state of a system.
Why Vastu shastra is important?
The various energies surrounding us need to be balanced in order to enhance peace, prosperity and success. Vastu Shastra unifies the science, art, astronomy and astrology. It helps secure our lives and prevents our lives from imminent damage or, if not, it atleast minimizes the damage. Experts from the field of Vastu Shastra affirms that in this age of materialism, continuous stress in personal and professional lives, if the house is constructed in concordance with the principles and guidelines of Vastu Shastra, one can escape from the prevailing and forthcoming adversities and worries. With a little consideration in the relative positioning and arrangement of the rooms in the house, one can savor a peaceful, happy and prosperous life. Vastu can be used at both micro as well as macro levels.