When we build a house, we invest our lifetime savings and it is perhaps, one of our best investments. Most of us may not realize this, but the way a house is built will have a bearing on us if we are making a positive life-supporting place where we can live and work. Vastu Sastra is a traditional Hindu canon of architecture and town planning and while making your house, you can implement the principles of vastu to build a house that will bring in happiness, success and peace of mind. Vastu takes into account the different environmental factors with we may be aware of or may not be aware of to make a difference in our life. The environment where we live in is an extension of our life and when everything is in proper harmony, we feel at peace and feel the ability to function and work in a better way.
Vastu Sastra has been around for a long time, but of late, it has been seen that many people are developing an interest towards this. There are some basic home vastu tips that you can implement easily while building your house to attain balance with the environment. To be completely in tune with nature, it is very important that you surround your house with trees and other natural things. You can also use natural items like cotton rugs, woven accessories, shells, clay pots and fresh flowers which will help you in being connected with nature at all times. Make sure that you facilitate plenty of natural light in your house. This will give you a positive energy and make you feel at one with nature.
As per vastu, the sun consists of different types of energy on its path from east to west and these difference in energies increase particular functions and activities, which communicate with specific areas of your home. The room where you sleep, the room where you cook and the room where you eat and the room where you study must be specifically placed in certain directions as they are more optimally supported in certain parts of your home than in the other parts. Therefore, with the help of home vastu, you can find out what those directions are and accordingly build your rooms in that specific direction. There must be a quiet space in your house where you can sit and meditate and search for inner peace. You can put figures, idols on an altar in that room for meditating in a better way.
Home vastu tips can be impended not only when you build your house, but right from the time when you purchase a piece of land to make your house. If you really want to build your house according to all the home vastu tips, you can seek the help of a consultant. There are several people who practice Vastu Sastra and advice people on how to use this effectively for their house. The whole idea is to create a positive atmosphere in and around your house so that everything is in proper harmony with nature. This will give you lots of peace and will enjoy being in your house at anytime