Basic Vastu for Study Room

Study room is a place where one sits peacefully to concentrate on studies. This room should be located at proper place and direction followed by vastu principles. The vibration in this room creates unseen noise making it unpleasing and if the directions of books, table are placed accordingly, this room will always give you peace and knowledge.

  • The study room should be placed either in the Northeast/East or West side of the house.

  • Students must face East/North while studying.

  • A beam should never run above your head while studying.

  • The study room should be well lit and one should not face a blank wall or a window while studying.

  • One should prefer not to have the toilets in the study room, however bathrooms are fine.

Study room should be in the west portion of the house, but never be in the south-west and north west. Budha (Mercury), Guru (Jupiter), Chandra(Moon), Shukra(Venus) effect having a study room in the west direction, as mercury increases brain power, jupiter increases ambition and curiosity. Moon helps in the generation of new thoughts and ideas. Venus helps in the growth of talent.

Color of walls in the study room should be green, light green, blue, cream, and white. Light colors are preferred uv er dark ones. The door of the study room should be in the north east of tote room. And windows should be larger on the eastern side and smaller on the western side of the room. Study table should be placed in a directions that the face of the student while studying is towards the north-east. Book rack and cabinets should be placed in the east, north, north-east direction, and never in south-west and northwest of the room.

If books are placed in the north-west of the room there are chances of misplacing or loosing the books. And the books are rarely used if placed in the south-west of the room. No cabinets or tables should be placed in the center of the room. It is best to leave the center portion of the study room empty.

Vastu Tips for Study Rooms

  • The book rack should be made on the Southern or the Western wall.

  • The book shelf should never be planned above the study table.

  • The shape of the study table should either be square or rectangle.

  • The size of the study table should not be too big or too small. The proportion of the length width should not exceed more than 1:2.

  • The study room should have images of Lord Ganesha and Goddess Saraswati.

  • If the learner makes use of the Table lamp then the lamp should be kept in the Southeast corner of the desk.

  • A pyramid can be kept near study table as it balances the energy and increase the remembering power.

  • A pendulum watch should be put on the North wall of the room.

  • The windows should be larger on the eastern side and smaller on the western side of the room.

  • Use light/neutral colour scheme for better learning power.


We have to take care of the following points while studying about the vastu of the study room . Vastu consultation of study room involves a thorough analysis.


  • Proper location of the bedroom in the house

  • The direction of the Entrance

  • The direction & placement of the windows

  • The direction & placement of the study table

  • The direction to face while studying

  • The direction & placement of the book shelf

  • The direction & placement of AC, cooler, audio systems

  • The direction & placement of the telephone

  • The things to be kept in the study room

  • The colour scheme of the room


We recommend you to read our articles on Vastu Directions Tips to gain more knowledge.
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