Is Your Home’s Main Door Designed according To Vastu Shastra?

main doorYour home is one happy place where you create happy memories, some special moment which you live throughout your life till the day you die. Deep inside you are so connected to your home that your soul and body automatically relaxes because of positivity the moment you step in home. There are many of us deeply and truly believing in ancient science called Vaastu Shastra.

Vaastu is an ancient Indian science of architecture and buildings which helps in making a congenial setting or a place to live and work in a most scientific way taking advantage of the benefits bestowed by nature, its elements and energy fields for enhanced wealth, health, prosperity and happiness. Vaastu is a positive combination of science, art, astronomy and astrology used to design buildings. Check out some major points which you should try to create a positive aura at your home.

The main entrance of your home affects a lot of things coming inside your place. There are certain do’s and don’ts for your main door which you can follow to make things more better.

Direction for Main Door Designing:

  • It is always suggested that your main door should be in north, north-east, east or west direction. You should always try and avoid south, south west, north-west and south-east direction for main door designing.
  • Your main door should be bigger than any other door in your house and it should open in a clockwise manner.
  • Make sure that main door is noise free while opening or closing.

Decorations for Main Door:

  • Always keep entrance door well lit with bright lights.
  • Always have some beautiful designs and paints on main door.
  • Always keep your main door decorated with wooden name plates and auspicious torans.
  • Decorate the entrance with green plants, if there is space.


main door decoration

Designing of Your Main Door:

  • Mend or replace cracked or aged doors.
  • A wooden door is considered most auspicious for the main entrance.
  • South direction: the door should have a combination of wood and metal.
  • West: should have metal work.
  • Northern door: should have more of silver color.
  • East: should be made of wood and adorned with limited metal accessories.

main door design

Don’ts for Main Doors:

  • Always have a bright light at the entrance but avoid red lights.
  • Never place a mirror opposite to the main door.
  • The door should open in 90 degrees without any obstacles.
  • There should not be any broken or chipped wood, or missing screws at the entrance.
  • Avoid painting the main door black.
  • Avoid placing animal statues near main door.
  • Your main door should not be near bathroom.
  • Avoid placing mountain or any other water-centric element, outside the main door.
  • Avoid placing shoe rack or dustbin outside the main door.

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