Your home is your priced possession and a place where you feel secure and comfortable, so let it be energized by positive energy and bring in a lot of good luck. Vastu is about attracting positive energy. The planning of your garden can have a significant effect on your mood, health and prosperity. Gardens are built in the house so as to make one feel close to nature and to enjoy the calm and serenity created by the plants and water fountains. Vastu can be of immense help in tapping such beauty, calm and energize by producing positive energy.
According to Vastu, gardens, lawns or decorative plants should always be in the east or north direction. A water fall of three or four feet can be constructed in the north or east direction leaving the north-east or north-west corner. You can keep decorative plants in the garden but they should not be three feet high. If you want to keep swings they should be in the east or the north. The house of your pets like a bird cage can be placed in the north-west corner. Sitting areas are best planned in the south and west directions, but they should be facing the north or east. [Read more…]