WATER-The element of water is very necessary for all living-beings. This substance is made up of two atoms of hydrogen and one atom of oxygen and is existent in 2/3rd part of the Earth. Its a belief that the beginning of human life on Earth took place because of sea-water. The formation of life cannot be imagined without water. Water is life. Right from the ancient age, man has been dependent on water. At that time, the water was used not only for cooking purpose but also for irrigation, taking bath, and washing clothes and for transport also. Almost all the civilizations developed on the banks of rivers. These civilizations are the examples of man’s knowledge. All this could become possible only because of the ample quantity of water. Even in the modern age, all the commercially developed and world class towns like New York, London, Sydney, Mumbai and Kolkata are located on the shores of seas.Water element affects man and other living animals. Therefore, it becomes necessary that man should not face the shortage of water in a house he lives in. The storage of water or water tank implies a significant place in any house. According to Vastu ‘Vastu is the place of water should be selected in such a way that ample quantity of water could remain available and water element could also affect the house in a proper way. One should ascertain before the house construction that the plot or the land in its vicinity has ample quantity of water or not.
The place in a building-If one desires to have the proper effect of water element he should choose a particular place for storing facility. Vastu recommends the place of water element as North-East of plot or house. Therefore, North-East corner is also called the place of water. It is also the place of God. We learn so many different things which are related to vastu from Vastu training Institute. The water storage in the North-East of the house is considered very well. Water gets polluted very soon but Sun’s rays from East will purify water, through the energy of its rays. Underground water storage thus have the best effects of water element. Such storage of water will be the cause of prosperity for the residents and also helpful in birth of male issues. The North-East portion of the house should be an open place, study room or drawing room may be located here. Bed room or store room should not exist in this angle.