Vastu and Brahmasthan

 

 

Brahmasthan is a unique feature of ancient architecture based on Vastu Shastra. It is central, holiest and powerful zone of the house. All directions meet at the center of the house and disperse positive energy in all directions. This positive energy is very useful for living beings of the occupants of the house.  Brahmasthan is also important place for factories and industries. The central place is identified by painting ceiling with a different color.

If people want to enjoy riches, harmony and happiness, Brahmasthan should be left open and is free of obstructing objects. In ancient time, it was common to construct a courtyard at the centre of house which was open to sky and to the rooms around courtyard.

Identification of Brahmasthan

Divide the plot into 8 equal parts from East to West and North to South. Now the plot is divided into 64 equal parts. The four squares at the center of plot are the place of Brahmasthan.

Tips for Brahmasthan

  • Main hall, Pooja Room or Courtyard can be constructed at the centre of the house.
  • Toilets and Bathroom should not be built at the centre of the house.
  • Kitchen at the center may have adverse effect on health. 
  • Generally, in duplex houses staircases are built at center of house. It may affect mental and financial growth of the residents.
  • The pillar having a load of structure makes the centre heavy that’s a big Vastu defect.  
  • Sleeping at the centre place will mess up the life. 
  • There should not be a beam at the center of house.
  • Beams, arches, store room etc. should not be constructed at Brahmsthana.

 

 
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ravi
By ravi -  On  10/6/2014 11:35:32 AM
My House Pujaghar is Centre of House So This Place is Suitable of Pujaghar
 
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Anonymous
By Anonymous - On 9/7/2014 4:39:58 PM
This is a very helpful site for, those who are planning to take or constrct a home.
 
Anonymous
By Anonymous - On 9/7/2014 4:35:23 PM
This is a very helpful site for, those who are planning to take or constrct a home.
 
kumar
By kumar -  On  7/20/2014 10:31:13 PM
it is very usefull and the people understand easily
 
harshal
By harshal -  On  7/15/2014 7:50:59 PM
THANK YOU
 
yashigagy
By yashigagy -  On  6/21/2014 1:13:30 AM
Ya actually i have a small alter under staircase and their is no othet place to do puja in my home so what can be the remedy for this
 
yashigagy
By yashigagy -  On  6/21/2014 1:08:33 AM
I m still confused not proper remedy to be known
 
VISHWANATH
By VISHWANATH -  On  5/14/2014 8:50:50 PM
I WANT TO CONSTRUCT 1ST FLOOR HOUSE MAIN DOOR FACING NORTH
SITE SIZE IS 12MTR X 8.5 MTR
PLZ GIVE ME WONDERFUL PLAN WITH ELEVATION
 
Anonymous
By Anonymous - On 11/6/2013 1:05:21 PM
kindly clarify whether Brahmasthan is the central point of the constructed house according to the carpet area or the central point of the plot on which the house is constructed
 
Velji Rajgor
By Velji Rajgor -  On  10/15/2013 11:02:18 AM
Sir your directives are very clear, I uderstood that now that Plot is having Brahmsthan,and construction on the plot having Brahmnabhi, both are given important but brahmnabhi is more important. Sir please give remedy if any construction on both.
 
krishna
By krishna -  On  7/2/2013 9:53:02 AM
Dear Readers,
Here is what you need to know about Brahmasthan measurement.

If your plot is 60x40 site, or 30x40 site, or whatever dimensions, divide it into 9x9 = 81 squares, correct to the inches. The central nine squares comprise the Brahmasthan.

Now if you are constructing a 50x30=1500 Sqft on a 60x40 site, then divide the 1500 Sqft into 9 squares, perfect to the inches, and then the central 9 squares are called the Brahmasthan.

The Brahmasthan for 60x40 site is called BrahmaNaabhi and the Brahmasthan for 50x30 SBA is called Gruha Naabhi, pls note the Gruha Naabhi is what is most important for you.

Thanks,
Krishna
 
Anonymous
By Anonymous - On 5/17/2013 4:33:21 PM
I had a question, how we can measure brahmasthan according to plot size or construction area
 
Anonymous
By Anonymous - On 10/17/2012 9:39:41 PM
kindly clarify whether Brahmasthan is the central point of the constructed house according to the carpet area or the central point of the plot on which the house is constructed
--K S SHYAM SUNDER
 
Anonymous
By Anonymous - On 9/2/2012 4:43:29 PM
sir,
thank you very much , i was searching some ideas about construct the house , i got right your article is realy realy very valuable.
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ranjitha
By ranjitha -  On  4/10/2012 8:40:04 PM
tnhk it was very usefull
 
Lanclet
By Lanclet -  On  3/1/2012 2:59:47 PM
I understand that Brahmasthan has to be left open... But what if a Toilet is on this area ? How can we rectify this ? I need a solution for this as I want to some urgent solution.. Pls help.
 
Lanclet
By Lanclet -  On  3/1/2012 2:58:16 PM
I understand that Brahmasthan has to be left open... But what if a Toilet is on this area ? How can we rectify this ? I need a solution for this as I want to some urgent solution.. Pls help.
 
Anonymous
By Anonymous - On 9/6/2011 11:46:45 AM
i want to bulid 2nd floor .my plot size 100yards in northside
900squire feet 20*45 size.send full india how to bulid dream home with vastu shastra .send details at my email with picture.
 
Anonymous
By Anonymous - On 4/19/2011 7:39:24 PM
i have a piller in the center of my house. what will be the solution for that, please suggest me
 
pkmisra
By pkmisra -  On  3/21/2011 4:34:35 PM
My plot faces NE. A corner (about 3ft) of a toilet (9.5x5.6) falls with in the Centre place if calculated as per the procedure in the article. Any remedy ? My plot size is 10 x 25 meters. Pl advise
 
Anonymous
By Anonymous - On 2/9/2011 10:54:13 AM
My house is not in proper shape. It has cuts in North West, North East, South East and South West. And toilet is also coming in Braham Sthan which is irremovable. Any less expensive and easy Remedy please..........
 
Mehul Patel
By Mehul Patel -  On  10/23/2010 7:08:04 PM
very useful really...
 
yougal500
By yougal500 -  On  10/18/2010 1:52:12 AM
ok , there is really a confusion regarding brahmasthan ,is it calculated in consideration of the plot or the house build up area
 
rajkumar
By rajkumar -  On  9/21/2010 2:12:04 PM
i want to make water pond rectugular shape in entrane of my lobby which is in middleofhouse | |
 
G. RAI
By G. RAI -  On  9/17/2010 3:45:18 PM
can i put water boring in center of my house (brahmsthan)

neha
 
neha khurmi
By neha khurmi -  On  9/9/2010 5:53:42 PM
HIIIII
 
mukesh
By mukesh -  On  8/30/2010 6:01:37 PM
i m having a beam in centre ( brahmasthan)of my house any remdies
 
sandeep
By sandeep -  On  8/28/2010 9:36:25 AM
hi freinds, my plot is 33 feet by 33 feet and i want to built it. so i want to build a 800 sq.feet area on each floor. for parking i goes for a underground paking and on that i builde a 2 floor. so i want to make a construction plan bye my self but i can`t make it. so pls send me some plans or send me some links where i make my plans easly.
Location of Plot.
east west and south all sides are pack with compound walls of other homes
there is a road 40 feet road on north side of my plot

pls friends
help me
for this
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Anonymous
By Anonymous - On 8/20/2010 12:01:51 AM
Useful one
 
simran
By simran -  On  8/19/2010 1:18:09 PM
vastu for west facing plot
 
surendra singh
By surendra singh -  On  8/7/2010 10:59:03 PM
The article is very useful but should emphacise the consequences of beam and piller in the brahmsthan.
 
surendra singh
By surendra singh -  On  8/7/2010 10:56:33 PM
I construct my house in 2003 and after 7 years I added one bed room at north east corner and combined bath and toilet plus a separate toilet in north west, but just after the new construction, first of all my wife get the surgery of uterus and than I was infected by UTI infection due to which I remain in ICU for ten days and after passing more than one month I am still in problem. On medical treatment I have spent approx one lakh rupees. As I know that due to second construction, the brahmsthan is shifted from its original place (where open space was there) to another place where there is column and beam is there. I think this is big vastu defects which is creating health and maney problem. Am I right or not please guide me in this regard.
 
shekhar.dalvi
By shekhar.dalvi -  On  8/5/2010 4:53:42 PM
what is the calculation for brahmastan
 
ren46
By ren46 -  On  6/23/2010 9:42:09 AM
Hi, I'm living in a divided plot of 30 X 40 house and the plot is south facing. I'm in the East side of the portion and the division of the house was made later to the construction. I am planning to construct a room on top with attached bath room which will be eventually on the South East side of the main plot, will this have any negative impact or should I treat my portion for the vastu norms and proceed with the construction. Pls advise
 
prashant.mistry
By prashant.mistry -  On  5/27/2010 7:36:12 AM
Can u give some photos of stair in centre of house
 
ashok choudhary
By ashok choudhary -  On  5/22/2010 10:03:30 PM
puja room at B .S ?
 
lalubahulan
By lalubahulan -  On  3/20/2010 6:46:05 AM
can a staircase ran around brahmathan
 
Pratap Chandra Chaudhury
By Pratap Chandra Chaudhury -  On  2/17/2010 7:52:27 AM
If we provide elevated roof at the brahmasthan, is there any problem
 
Pratap Chandra Chaudhury
By Pratap Chandra Chaudhury -  On  2/17/2010 7:50:34 AM
Brahmasthan discussion is very precise one. it should be elaborative and its colouring details and costuction instruction must be furnished with supportive figures.
 
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