sunset painting on the western wall
Rameshwar Prasad, Vastu Consultant, Delhi, India.
I want to hang a painting on the south direction of my
bedroom. Can you suggest what kind of painting will be
beneficial? I also have a painting depicting sunset on a
beach. Where should I place it?
Jayanta Das, Delhi
Paintings, murals and such objects influence our psyche
and vibrations. For example, if you put a poster of a
film actor/ actress, your mind will start thinking on
those lines. However, if you put up a scenic picture,
landscape, sunrise, sunset or waterfalls, your mind gets
closer to the elements. Similarly, if you put images of
your chosen deity the vibrations will be different. In
other words, put up a painting or a picture or any
object of art that helps you become happy on one hand
and motivates you towards achieving your aims and goals
on the other. Hang paintings with red as the dominant
colour in south direction. The preferred position of a
sunrise picture is on the eastern wall. Hang sunset
picture on the western wall of the living or drawing
I am buying a house which is west facing. Is it okay?
Where should the main gate be?
Tanvi Rana, Delhi
There is nothing wrong with a west facing house. It
brings wealth, but make sure the front gate or door is
towards western north- west side. South- western gate is
Is it advisable to construct a platform ( a rectangular
block with about six inches in height) on the northeast
corner of the pooja room? This will be used to place the
idols. Please advise.
Raja Mohan, Noida
If the platform area is bigger, it is not advisable.
You can make a wooden platform with a hollow base to
keep idols on the northeast side of your pooja room.
Is it correct to sit at the entrance door in an office?
Can the door open towards the main table of the room?
Rini Singh, Mohali
If it's a small office it's fine. If there is space,
shift the table towards the southwestern corner so that
it doesnt block the centre of the room.
Our children live in the southeast corner of the house.
I have read that children living in this direction lack
concentration in studies. Is this true?
Raima Dasgupta, Noida
Move their bed to the southwestern corner of that room.
Place their study table on the northern or the eastern
We are facing regular health problems in our family..
There is no harmony in our house. Our kitchen is in
southwest corner. Is that the right direction?
Ranjana Saha, Delhi
Southwest is the area of the head of the family and also
of relationship. Shift the kitchen to southeast, and
cook facing east. Southwest is a bad location for
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