is an ancient traditional architectural science born and developed
in India. Vaasthu shaastra deals with the architectural and engineering
needs of any structure. The word Vaasthu is derived from Sanskrit
word ‘VAS’ that means to dwell and Vasthu means earth.
Shaastra means science. Vaasthu shaastra has its origin in Stapatya
Veda, from Adharvana Veda, which is one of the four Vedas. Vaasthu
Shaastra means the science of all “matter and energy”
and “time and space” in the universe and its use of
creating dwellings, temples, forts, monumental structures, and
In ancient days very few people have
access to sacred texts and religious books like Vedas. Only priests,
saints, some of upper cast people were able to know the real knowledge
of Vedas and other shaastras (sciences). It was impossible to
teach the real science to all the people in the country at that
time. They have selected a rude way of representation of Vaasthu
principles to those ignorant people in order to make them happy,
prosperous, and wealthy. It is said that constructing against
each Vaasthu principles will causes serious lose of health and
wealth and even lives to the dwellers of that house.
Vaasthu science is not superstitious and is rational and scientific.
This website give you the gist of
vaasthu science and the scientific base present in all norms of