Toilets should to be in the
northwest of the house/building. Avoid constructing a toilet in
the center of the building and in the northeast of the building.
When it has to be an attached toilet, let it be to the northwest
side of the room. The second alternative is the southeast of the
building or room. An sample plan of a toilet interior is as under:
As northeast (eashanya) is the junction of
Kubera and Indra, it is said that toilet in the north-east may
gradually weaken the finances and the general prosperity of the
master of the house. And, toilets in the southwest makes the
master indecisive and his health may suffer.
Points To Remember:
Have the bigger window on the north and a
smaller one in the west after providing for privacy.
Toilet seats from south to north or west to
east are approved.
Mirrors in the toilet may be on the north and
Doors can be on the east of the north-east.
Let the walls be coloured using light shades.
Avoid red and black color.
* The toilets should
be constructed to the west of the building or the north-west side
of the north or the south directions, leaving the south-east and
the south-west corners. But septic tank should not be in the
south. If the pits of the outlet are in the south, they should not
be very deep.
* The pot in the
toilet should be in the west, the south or the north-west side of
of the toilet should be such that the persons sitting there have
their faces towards the north or the east.
*The toilet should
be one or two feet higher than the ground level. The door of the
toilet should be in the east or the north direction as far as
* The water storage
of the taps of the toilet should be in the east, the north or the
north-east corner. It should never be in the south-east or the
* The slope of the
flooring of the toilet and the outlet should be in the east or the
north. Marble tiles should not be used in the toilet.
*The colour of
walls of the toilet can be according to ones own choice.
* In the toilet,
there should be a small window, in the east, the west or the
north, be used.