Why to follow vastu and feng shui to harmonize chi for health, wealth and harmonious relationships?

Feng Shui, or vastu are ancient cultural practice that advocates living in harmony with the natural configuration of the environment. The energy lines of the nature are meant for the ultimate happiness, as it is the other side or the melodious blend of the spiritual world. Life is a dynamic process of continuous, ever changing state of flux that is transforming the energy pattern of landscapes along with the human psyche to attain the highest state of transformation.

The situation in life is never static. The law of nature establishes the change in polarity at peak. Feng Shui makes life easier and comfortable in the times when the heaven made luck turns bad. Vastu can bring the stunning success in abundance with the communion of man made luck when the times turns good.

Vastu highlights and focus on all the aspirations of life especially happiness. Vastu has the potential to transform unhappy lives into happier ones by creating harmony, balance and abundance in all the relationships. Among other relationship, the one between the opposite sex and the soul mate is scaled high in life. Good luck regarding love, family, marriage and relationships advocates the use of certain thumb rules about the bed rooms and the bed placement.

The bedroom is the room that is occupied during almost one third of the life. If this segment of the house is afflicted with the bad energy, placement, location or direction all the relation ships will lead to misunderstanding and even separations. . The auspicious chi will be eroded and misfortunes of all kinds related with this segment will take place. The simple step- by step guidelines for a good bed room and its accessories and energizers can ensure the happy relationships and mutual up liftment.

According to Feng Shui, Southwest represents love and relationships. So it a good idea to energize the element earth in this part of the house. Anything that suggests earth such as idols decorative artifacts made up of stones, picture of mountains, boulders, semi- precious stones or crystals are best placed in this direction. As prevention is better than cure the presence of wood and metal elements and their colors should be restricted or avoided in this sector. It also suggests that fire element energizers such as light, chandeliers, candles etc. can be used to enhance the earth energy of this sector. A great care should be taken while selecting the object, carpets, drapes, and upholstery along with the shapes, colors, numbers and sizes.

Feng Shui clearly divides the usage of Eastern parts of the house or bedroom for boys and Western parts to girls for relationships and harmony among them. It has allocated the Southwest to mother, west to third daughter, northeast to father, North to second son, Northeast to third son, East to first son, and Southeast to first daughter and South t second daughter for the placement of their bedrooms. If, for some reason, it is not possible to place the bed in these directions or locations, then it is advisable to choose one of the other directions of the same group of directions.

To start with, the date of birth should be carefully analyzed according to eight mansions pa kua formula to determine the KUA NO and group of each occupant. For East group person the auspicious direction are East, Southeast, North and South. For West group person, the auspicious directions are West, Southwest, Northeast and Northwest.

In Feng Shui, regular shaped rooms are always considered better and superior than the irregular shaped rooms. So the best shapes are rectangular or square. L shape, circular or any other irregular shaped bedrooms should be best avoided or corrected by Feng Shui remedies. Positioning a screen to create two separate spaces is a good remedy for L shape rooms. If nothing works, a canopy bed is the best remedy to avoid the irregularity of the room.

Irrespective of the good and the bad placements for bed, it should always be placed diagonally opposite to the door with a solid wall behind to give stability to the sleeping occupants. The entrance to the room should be visited from the bed and direction should be in accordance with the personalized good directions of the group. The ideal, harmonious bed is one with a single mattress with double bed dimension and it need to be luxurious and comfortable. The headboard can be decorated with auspicious embroidery, calligraphy, love symbols such as love knots and a pair of mandarin ducks along with the pillowcases and bed sheets.

Fundamentals of all earth sciences such as Vastu, Feng Shui or Pyramidology, all work well with mind, body and soul, provided they are aligned with the inner and outer cosmos.

Acharya Anuj Jain