In olden days Vastu pertained only to temples, royal palaces and magnificent buildings. The common man had nothing to do with it. But today, in the day of democracy, with economy of the average citizen soaring high, Vastu has become an inevitable part of the common man’s way of life.
In the modern day world, where man has to live amidst friction and tension with fellow humans and nature, Vastu assists a person to harmonize and befriend the five basic elements so that life is more comfortable and healthy with better prosperity. As Vastu is a science based on Nature, the equilibrium would work well apparently on us.
Just as a car is kept low in front than the rear to resist air, a home on the west to east moving earth, has lower end on east and higher on the west we would be filled with positive energy. Similarly as magnetic waves move from north to south, the southern part of the building should be higher than the north.
With employers trying to get the best out of their workforce and get maximum productivity, Vastu has become important in the business front as well. The goals of business are sought to be achieved with minimum effort and less stress.
The technology of building a house has become so detail that it spreads its self to the three wings known as architecture, engineering and interior decoration. Now Vastu has become an inevitable part of this science.
The Vastu has brought a new insight in the science of habitat and habitation.