Vastu Shastra is deals with the basic principles of architecture and construction. It is an ancient Indian culture and tradition which provides a decent architecture science with ancient art in the structure of homes, offices, shops, temples and other buildings.
In general term Vastu Shastra is the combination of art and science in the construction field. It is an old time Hindu traditional system of design which based on directional alignments. According to Indian history the original Vastu Shastra was written nearly three thousand years ago.
This is derived from the two Sanskrit words ‘Vastu’ and ‘Shastra’. The meaning of ‘Vastu’ is the site or foundation of a house, home, and building. The word ‘Shastra’ can be described as science, art, doctrine and teaching.
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