What is Vaastu?
Vaastu is the ancient Indian science of architecture for application in buildings, thus creating a congenial setting for living spaces or allowing one to work in a most scientific manner by taking advantage of the benefits bestowed by nature. The elements and energy fields that are the factors of vaastu have a bearing or effect on wealth, health, prosperity and happiness.
Vaastu Shastra is a unification of science, art, astronomy and astrology. It is also said that it is an ancient mystic science for designing and building. Vaastu Shastra when applied properly helps in making our lives better and will even prevent things from going wrong.
Vaastu is the science of directions combining all the five elements of nature to balance them with the man and material. Vaastu Shastra creates a congenial settings in most scientific way taking advantages of the benefits bestowed by the five elements called "Paanchbhootas" of the nature thereby paving the way for enhanced health, wealth, prosperity and happiness in an enlightened living environment.
Our sages and seers have known the secrets of using all the five elements of this universe and their special characteristics and influences. The outlines are defined for the advantage of mankind in suitably planning and constructing buildings for dwelling, prayer, entertainment , education , working , production and other purposes.
Energy is not seen with our naked eyes but is realized by seeing its application in different forms and fashions. Just like we have designed the aspects of rules, regulations & acts to follow, nature has also certain key factor principles for smooth governing of its residents where “Vaastu means Law of Nature”. In simple terms its best to follow the Law of Nature for one to be healthy and happy. It is the opposite when not followed.