Entrance of a house explains every thing because
this is the gateway from which energies
constantly , either positive or negative, enter
and exit a house. Having said this, it is
obvious that if more negative energies are
entering a home from main door then people in
the house will not prosper. On the other hand if
more positive energy is entering a home then the
residents will prosper.
This important gate
should be maintained with utmost care while
direction should be appropriate to reap rich
benefits. Specific directions decide fate of
occupants and if unfortunately placed in wrong
direction then remedies should be followed by
traditional rituals prescribed.
Effect of Directions on Main or Entrance Door
North - If you want to locate
the entrance door in North wall of a home, then make sure the door is in
North-East section of North wall. The reason for this is to allow
morning sun (UV Rays for purification), fresh light and air to enter the
home from East. Also keep the door towards center of wall (not exactly
at center) and locate a window near North-East corner.
South - If you want to locate entrance of a home in South wall,
then locating the door towards South-East is auspicious; avoid having
the door at center or South-West portion of wall. For all houses having
main door in South direction, it's a must to have another door in North
East - To locate main entrance
door in East wall, Vastu suggests keeping it in North-East part.
West - North-West half of West wall is more suitable for main
entrance as per Vastu.
All the negative and
positive energies surround here and which is why is important to locate
main gate in proper direction to maintain well-being and prosperity in
Vastu tips for entrance are:
the main door of a home the largest door.
shuttered main door opening inside and clockwise is
door should always open inwards.
Entrance gate should be heavier, stronger and bigger
than other doors of house.
very good quality wood for main entrance, best material
for main entrance is Teak.
sure that main door is noise free while opening or
closing, Main should not make any creaky noise.
Always keep entrance door well lit with bright lights.
Entrance should never be dark and ensure that the
entrance door is well lit with bright lights throughout.
sure to have a beautiful name plate on entrance of a
home, this attracts prosperity, wealth and happiness.
a threshold at main door, it makes sure that you avoid
loss of wealth.
Always have some beautiful design and paint on main
door. In other words, avoid keeping main door dull and
the entrance clutter free and tidy to make the
surrounding positive, avoid keeping garbage or dustbin
near the entrance.
the main door a bit higher than ground level and keep
number of steps odd.
door must be above ground level and not below in any
option is to have two main doors in a home, one for
entry and another for exit having two and one shutters
exit door smaller than entrance one.
Locate entrance at least a foot away from any corner.
Immediately replace cracked or aged doors to avoid tough
time and loss of respect.
sure that total number of door and windows in a house
are even (e.g. 2, 4, 6, 8 etc.) and not end with 0 (such
as, 10, 20, 30 etc.)
Entrance of house is best in North and East sides.
should not be any obstruction in the entrance gate with
things like poles, tree, wires and vehicles.
Embellish main door with Om, Swastika and flowers.
Vastu tips for entrance are:
Avoid slanting, sliding or circular opening
Avoid having main door facing directly to another
home's main entrance.
Avoid main door directly facing a compound wall.
Avoid underground tank, septic tank etc. under a
home's main door.
Avoid any shadows on main door especially shadows
of other buildings, plants etc.
Don't keep shoes in front of main entrance, keep
them at a side.
Don't keep garbage or dustbin near main entrance
as they emit negative energy.
Avoid automatic closing main doors.
Avoid main entrance facing intersecting roads.
Avoid main door at center of any wall.
Avoid black color for main door.
Avoid temples or any other religious place
directly in-front of main entrance.
Avoid obstructing things like poles, trees, wires
etc., in front of main entrance.
Avoid arched windows and doors as they distort
positive energy pattern.
Avoid main door directly facing the building's