The storeroom is the place for junk things and the room should be such that it should not increase the junk things. If placed in wrong place, the number of junk things will increase and it can be permanent also.
Some essential guiding principles for store room according to Vastu are as follows:
- The store rooms should be placed in North-west portion of building as it is beneficial in terms of providing good provision of storage with minimal chances of shortage in grains.
- Ideally door in this room can be constructed in any direction except South-west and must have two shutters.
- Keep in mind that the height of granary room should be more than other rooms. The windows in this room should be made on Eastern or Western sides.
- Vastu for Store Room
- The colour chosen in store room should be tints of white, yellow or blue.
- A picture of Lord Vishnu must be placed on the Eastern wall of store room.
- Store annual stock of granary in South-west corner while daily use grains must be stored in North-west direction.
- Make sure if there is a provision of water in store room then it must be kept in pitchers or vessels.
- Things like oil, ghee, refined and gas cylinder etc should be stored in South-east corner of storage.
- Avoid any kind of empty container in storage room.
- Never sleep in storage room as the vibrations tends to obstruct people’s sleep.
We have to take care of the following points while studying about the vastu of the store room. Vastu consultation of store room involves a thorough analysis.
- Proper location of the store room in the house
- The direction of the Entrance
- The direction & placement of the windows
- The direction & placement of the almirah
- The direction & placement of trunks
- The things to be placed in store room