Green, the color of nature and life, holds immense significance when it comes to aura. Positive energy is the life force that uplifts and revitalizes our living spaces. In our quest for creating harmonious environments, we often overlook one of the most powerful sources of positive energy: PLANTS. A beautiful plant is like having a friend around the house. Every plant sown is supposed to bring positivity to a person’s life. The vibrant shades of green and the life force inherent in plants can have a profound impact on our well-being and the energy of our villa plots.
Vastu Shastra, an ancient Indian architectural science, emphasizes the significance of energy flow in our surroundings. According to Vastu principles, plants are a source of positive energy and provide a balanced environment. It is an effective way to optimize the positive energy within a villa plot.
Here is a comprehensive list of 7 Vastu plants and trees that can bring peace and harmony to your house:
The Lucky Bamboo Plant
One of the most commonly seen Vastu plants is the Lucky Bamboo Plant (Dracaena braunii). It is often seen alongside Buddha statues and is known for its ability to bring forth positiveness, luck, and wealth into a space. These plants are available in both miniature and taller varieties as well as an excellent addition to your work desk.
Vastu Benefits – It brings positive vibes.
Vastu Tips – Place it in the southeast or east corner of your house.
Popularly known as Devil’s Ivy, the Money Plant (Epipremnum aureum) is believed to attract wealth and good luck. According to Vastu, placing this beautiful trailing plant near the entrance or in the southeast corner of your villa encourages financial growth. Its trailing vines and vibrant green leaves make it an ideal choice for both indoor and outdoor spaces.
Vastu Benefits – It attracts good luck and fortune.
Vastu tips – Keep it in the southeast or eastern corners of your home, and if you’re keeping it outside, the northern side is advised.
Tulsi (Holy Basil)
The Queen of Herbs, Tulsi (Ocimum tenuiflorum) is known as a form of goddess Laxmi in Vedas. It is believed that Tulsi ensures good financial, physical, and mental health for families. According to Vastu, Tulsi leads to harmony, happiness, and spirituality to your home and its aromatic leaves offer various health benefits as well.
Vastu Benefits – A Tulsi plant at the main entrance brings blessings, fortune, and protection.
Vastu Tips – The best place to plant it is the north, east, or northeast side of your home.
Neem, the Indian Lilac
The Neem Tree (Azadirachta indica) holds great significance in Indian mythology and Ayurveda. It is known for its medicinal properties and ability to ward off negative energies. According to Vastu principles, planting a Neem Tree helps to purify the environment, promote good health, and protect against evil energies. Its lush green foliage and strong presence makes it an excellent choice for larger villa plots.
Vastu Benefits – The Neem tree offers positivity and health benefits.
Vastu Tips – Neem trees must be placed in the northwest corner of your plot. Also, plant it near a bedroom so that air through its leaves brings positivity and happiness to the family.
Aloe Vera (Aloe barbadensis) is a versatile plant with various health benefits. It is a core ingredient of many skin care, hair care, and digestion-related products and medicines. In Vastu, it is associated with positivity, prosperity, and good fortune. Not only that, but an Aloe Vera plant at home also increases oxygen levels in the house.
Vastu Benefits – Aloe Vera plant offers good energy and prosperity at home.
Vastu Tips – Always keep the Aloe Vera plant in the East or North direction in the house.
Jasmine, the queen of flowers
Jasmine (Jasminum), a beautiful white flower with an enchanting fragrance is often associated with love, purity, and positivity. According to Vastu, Jasmine is believed to bring peace and tranquility to your home. The fragrance of Jasmine is said to uplift the mood and create a soothing atmosphere. It is also considered auspicious for marital bliss and attracts positivity in relationships.
Vastu Benefits – It attracts good energies and harmony in love.
Vastu Tips – Indoors, it should be placed near a south-facing window and if It’s outdoor, it should be towards the east, north, or northeast direction.
Peace Lily (Spathiphyllum) symbolizes love and harmony. It gives an elegant look to your home with its elegant white flowers. As the name suggests. It brings harmony, tranquility, and peace into your home. As it is believed to eliminate negative energy and foster positive vibrations, the ambiance of your villa will be enhanced by this beautiful plant.
Vastu Benefits – It brings calm, peace, tranquility, and good luck into the room.
Vastu Tips – The bedroom window is the ideal place for this plant.
Wrapping it up,
Introducing Vastu-compliant plants into your villa plot not only enhances the aesthetic appeal but also cultivates an environment of positive energy and harmony within your living space. However, it is important to place these plants in the specific directions recommended by Vastu Shastra. But prior to that, you would need to acquire a villa plot, and undoubtedly, 46 Banyan Tree is the best choice for you. Its prime location, breathtaking scenery, and world-class amenities makes it one of the most coveted addresses in Pune. Embrace the positive vibes of nature in your home with these Vastu-approved plants.
Q1, Can we keep Vastu plants in the bedroom?
Though it is generally recommended not to keep too many plants in the bedroom. However Jasmine, Bamboo, and Peace Lily are some plants that are Vastu approved.
Q2. Do plants have any impact on Vastu doshas (flaws)?
Plants are believed to counteract negative energies and balance the flow of positive energy. However, if you suspect any Vastu doshas in your villa, it is recommended to consult a Vastu expert for appropriate remedies.
Q3. Can we keep artificial plants instead of real plants?
It is recommended to opt for real plants whenever possible. Artificial plants may not provide the same benefits as real plants in terms of air purification and positive energy.