According to Vaastu, the master
bedrooms should be in the southwest corner of the house. If the
house has more than one floor, then the master bedroom should be
on the topmost floor. The ceiling should be in level, as it makes
the energy of the room uniform and helps the occupants keep a
steady state of mind.
The children’s room should be constructed in the northwest
corner. No bedroom should be located in the southwest direction.
The bathroom should be constructed in the west or south direction and its drains should flow towards northeast.
The drawing room should be in northwest, south or west
direction. The furniture should be placed in south and west
directions. Maximum open space should be in north and east directions.
The kitchen must be situated in the fire angle, i.e. in
southeast. The cook should face east while cooking. The water tap in
kitchen should be in the northeast direction.
Northeast, northwest, north, west, east corners are best for
a study room. If the study room and place of worship room are
adjacent, then it is considered most favorable.
The store room should be constructed in the southern part of
the building. Grain and other provisions can be stored in the kitchen
or in other rooms and cupboards. Things should not be stored in box
beds, because it causes sleeping disorders.
Daily wastes from the kitchen should be kept covered in the southwest corner of the kitchen.
The doors should be in the north and east. The waves
emerging from the doors affect the mind of a person who enters from the
Guest room should be in the northwest direction. The room in
this direction is also considered suitable for unmarried girls.
The rooms in the northern part of the house should be larger
than the rooms in the southern side, by 6-9 inches, and lower by 1-3
inches. The ideal height of the rooms should be 12-14 feet. The main
door should be larger than the inner doors and all doors should
open facing the walls.
All windows should be, at least, 3 feet above ground level,
and at the same level from the top. Window openings should be on
the northern and eastern sides of the buildings.