Water Element- Vastu
Humans are not separate from
nature but connected to earth as a part of an interconnected web of life. The element of nature act as a whole to create
and maintain an energy -- the force of life. A energy efficient environment attracts many benefits and more positive opportunities.
Water element is one of the
strongest element of Vastu Shastra. Water is what gives life on our planet.
Without it, we would not exist. Water is the
essence of life. Water has always been synonymous with authority &
power. During ancient times, water has been used as an elemental solution by
the kings by placing their palaces near bodies of Water. If you look at world’s
most capital cities today, they are either located near the water or have large
rivers or lakes nearby. Majority of ocean-side and lake-side properties are
usually more expensive.
body near the house or business premises is a good placement because it keeps the energy flowing and
prevents it from being "locked". Its real
essence speaks of movement and the flow
of life. It invites everyone to move &
bend and not to stay rigid or to struggle. Moving and flowing water can encourage those who come into
contact with it to accept continual change and not to struggle unnecessarily in
the life. Flowing water can ease tensions and allow the vibrations of the life force to enter us and nourish our
If properly applied, the
water element can make a world of difference. Water installed into a wrong
direction might have the reverse affect on you and the inhabitants of your
The effects of a water body
in a home are amazing. Our bodies and mind welcomes the cooling effect
of the water.
Sources of Water element
in Vastu Shastra:-
Water Pot (Mangal Kalasha)
A waterfall painting or any art representing water
There are simple ways to use the Water element of Vastu Shastra theory to create balance, harmony and
prosperity in your surrounding.
WATER ELEMENT –VASTU TIPS
1. The body of water should
not be too huge compared to the actual premises or it can energetically dominate
the site and weaken the occupants growth.
2. Shape and placement of
the body of water are very important. Best place according to vastu shastra is
at north east zone. It should not be on the edge of north- east axis. Waterfalls
and fountains create new energy flow in any environment. A well placed fountain
can have a beneficial impact on any space.
3. Fish aquariums are another powerful water energizer. Fish tanks are a combination
of water and living energy which stimulates the flow of new energy flow. Aquariums with fish are
notorious for bringing good luck, fortune and a stream of wealth to the
occupants. You will also find them in many corporate houses, hotels & restaurants.
4. Avoid placing fountain in
the south east area of the house or office, which is a location of the fire
element and because water puts out fire it can have a dampening effect on your
5. Circulating or moving water is more powerful than
6. Fountains placed at the
front door can also deflect negative energy from entering the home.