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TWITTER Twitter is the newest medium of communication across the globe. There is an interesting astrological fact when it comes to Twitter.The 140-character limit sums up to a single number 5 which is astrological terms, is planet of Mercury. The characteristics of this planet short messages, communication, and media. Moreover, there is the finest connection of astrology with the Twitter logo being square shaped and blue in colour. Sea blue is the colour of infinity, communication, and balance. The bird depicts speed and sound which is again in sync with the colour and shape of it. The square shaped logo with a white patch in the middle brings perfect balance from Vaastu side to the logo. Th... Read More

Logo Story / Mar 2018

Gottlieb Daimler and Karl Benz The history of Mercedes Benz goes back almost 150 years ago. Mercedes-Benz is a global automobile manufacturer popularly known for luxury cars, buses, coaches, and trucks. It is headquartered in Stuttgart, Germany. The brand took birth due to the efforts of two people: Karl Benz (the first person to create an automobile vehicle) and Gottlieb Daimler (the person who invented high-speed petrol engine.) In the year 1886, Karl Benz made his first motorize tricycle and Daimler built a horseless carriage. After a few years, Karl Benz created a four-wheeler and Daimler signed a deal with William Steinway to produce horseless carriage in the US. The Mercedes-Benz badge... Read More

Architectural Marvels / Mar 2018

The Sydney Opera House, Australia Inaugurated in 1973, The Sydney Opera House is a great architectural work of the 20th century that brings together multiple strands of creativity and innovation in both architectural form and structural design. A great urban sculpture set in a remarkable waterscape, at the tip of a peninsula projecting into Sydney Harbour, the building has had an enduring influence on architecture. The Sydney Opera House comprises three groups of interlocking vaulted shells which roof two main performance halls and a restaurant. These shell-structures are set upon a vast platform and are surrounded by terrace areas that function as pedestrian concourses. In 1957, when the pr... Read More

Vaastu Meter / Mar 2018

Could you please tell us about your professional background? I started my trade business of shoes in around 1997-1998. It was originally called Bata but the government couldn't run it. The government released a tender for which we applied and won. That is how we got the business. It all went well for the next few years after which the business slowed down due to competition. I am not sure if it was something wrong with our office due to Vaastu inconsistency. So, we were looking for somebody who can guide troubled businesses regain the lost momentum. One of my friends told me to check with a Vaastu Consultant Dr. Rao to whom he introduced me as well. We showed him our factory and he told me t... Read More

Others / Mar 2018

Vaastu Shastra is an ancient Indian science of architecture governing the design of man-made structures. With a history spanning 6000 years, the fundamental premise of Vaastu rests on the fact that the earth is a living organism. This science indicates that everything on earth is influenced by planets, and the five elements ~ Earth, Fire, Water, Air and Space. These forces combine and act to create harmony or disharmony. The principles of Vaastu, connect the individual home with the subtle laws of nature, such as energy grid of the earth, beneficial earth energies, and cosmic energies from the sun. They also align the home with the five elements of earth, water, fire, air, and space, which a... Read More

Vaastu Directions and Tips / Mar 2018

Why do we do what we do? Is our destiny already engraved into the stars or do we have control over the external factors as well? Vaastu is nothing but a form of energy. It is a scientifically proven force of nature that acts around us and gives a shape and direction to everything we do in our daily life. It comes to us as no wonder why celebrities and politicians have their homes and offices as per Vaastu. Unlike food, water, and shelter, Vaastu Shastra doesnt fall into the most basic necessities checklist and hence, it is not essential for a living; however, it can definitely simplify the lives and is highly recommended for a healthier life. Vaastu Consultants are subject matter experts in ... Read More

Vaastu Meter / Feb 2018

THE FIVE GREAT ELEMENTS AND VAASTU- PART 3 WATER Earth is called the blue planet because of the existence of water. Water covers 3/4ths of the earths surface as oceans, rivers, lakes and seas. This is the amount of water that can be seen. But water exists in other forms too, as water vapor in the atmosphere, as ice in glaciers and underground as ground water. Water is the elixir of life; it rejuvenates, refreshes, energizes, detoxifies, cleans and heals. We could not survive without water. Water is as essential as the air we breathe or the food that we eat. It is indispensible for all living beings. We need water for drinking, cooking, washing, bathing, agriculture and generating power. Wate... Read More

Others / Feb 2018

Can an aquarium be helpful to ward off Vaastu shortcomings? Fish Aquariums are beautiful and mesmerizing to look at and have very high importance from Vaastu viewpoint. It does have many solutions for Vaastu defects. As we are aware, all the things in universe have some form of energy associated with them. So, if the aquariums are placed and used correctly, they become a key for success and harmony in life. However, if it is placed in the wrong direction, it can bring negativity too. Hence, it is important to follow the guidelines and principles of VaastuShastra while keeping a fish aquarium in home, or office. Medical Science researches have proved that high blood pressure, stress, anxiousn... Read More

Vaastu Directions and Tips / Feb 2018

VAASTU SHASTRA IS THE SCIENCE OF CONSTRUCTING BUILDINGS IN HARMONYWITH NATURE. DERIVED FROM STHAPATYA VEDA, THIS SCIENCE DEVELOPEDDURING VEDIC TIMES IN INDIA. IT DATES BACK TO THE PRE RAMAYANA AND MAHABHARATA PERIODS, WITH REFERENCES FOUND IN BUDDHIST LITERATURE TOO. THE SCIENCE OF VAASTU SHASTRA LATER DEVELOPED INTHE FORM OF FENG SHUI, IN COUNTRIES LIKE TIBET, CHINA AND JAPAN. The universe as well as the human body are made of five elements each; and for perfect harmony, both (five elements of nature and five elements of human body) have to coordinate. Apart from elements, directions also play a very significant role in this science. Each direction signifies certain characteristic and it is... Read More

Architectural Marvels / Feb 2018

Colosseum, Rome Located just east of the Roman Forum, the massive stone amphitheatre known as the Colosseum was commissioned around A.D. 70-72 by Emperor Vespasian of the Flavian dynasty as a gift to the Roman people. In A.D. 80, Vespasian's son Titus opened the Colosseumofficially known as the Flavian Amphitheatrewith 100 days of games, including gladiatorial combats and wild animal fights. After four centuries of active use, the magnificent arena fell into neglect, and up until the 18th century it was used as a source of building materials. Though two-thirds of the original Colosseum has been destroyed over time, the amphitheatre remains a popular tourist destination, as well as an iconic ... Read More

Logo Story / Feb 2018

Jerry Baldwin, Zev Seigl and Gordon Bowker Founded in Seattle, Washington in 1971 as a local coffee bean retailer, Starbucks today has evolved as a global coffee giant and the worlds biggest coffeehouse chain, comprising of approximately 23.768 stores in 62 countries as of November 2016. It was founded by three partners Jerry Baldwin (an English teacher), Zev Siegl (a history teacher), and Gordon Bowker (a writer). The trip named the company Pequod after a whaling ship in Hermaan Melvilles American Classic, Moby-Dick. The trio later changed the name to Starbuck, chief mate on the Pequod. Later, they added an s at the end to become Starbucks. Starbucks didnt sell any espresso coffee for almos... Read More

London Eye Standing on the river Thames, London is the capital and most populous city of England and United Kingdom. Founded by Romans, London has been a major settlement for two millennia. London is split into 5 parts namely Middlesex, Essex, Surrey, Kent and Hertfordshire which today makes up Greater London, a region governed by the Mayor of London and London Assembly. London is a leading global city in the arts, commerce, education, entertainment, fashion, finance, healthcare, media, professional services, research and development, tourism and transportation. It is the world's largest financial centre and has the fifth- or sixth-largest metropolitan area GDP in the world. London is often ... Read More

Vaastu Directions and Tips / Jan 2018

Lighting a diya at dawn keeps negativity at bay Lighting a lamp daily at dawn brings good luck for family. Also, light a diya in your verandah everyday till Diwali. This will remove all negativity from your house.On the day of Diwali, try to light an akhand jyot. Fill your diya with enough ghee to last through the night. Is your childs study room Vaastu compliant? The process of learning is what differentiates humans from all other species. For the child to be able to concentrate on the process of learning, their study room must be Vaastu compliant. Children should never study facing South. They could face either North or East. Overhead water tanks Good or Bad? Overhead water tanks are the o... Read More

If the earth element within our body and home is stable strong, secure, and sturdy we can live a good, healty, long, and successful life! The universe is comprised of the five great elements: Earth, Water, Fire, Air, and Space. 1/10th of space is air, 1/10th of air is fire, 1/10th of fire is water and 1/10th of water is earth. Our bodies, as well as the world we live in, are made up of these five elements in different ratios. No one element exists purely without another. Each element also contains parts of other elements. These five elements are the most vital parts of our existence. The elements in the body correspond to the five sense organs and the five organs of action. Earth is represen... Read More

Logo Story / Jan 2018

Vittorio Colao, Vodafone CEO Headquartered in London, Vodafone India is a 100% subsidiary of Vodafone Group PLC a British multinational telecommunications company. Their journey began in 1994 Mumbai when its predecessor Hutchinson Whampoa launched its operations. On a global basis, it operates service in the regions of Asia, Africa, Europe, and Oceania. In September 2007, the brand Vodafone was launched in India after Vodafone Plc. acquired a majority stake in Hutchinson Essar in May 2007. Operating from a single base, the company has expanded operations across the country to cover all 22 telecom circles and service 210 million customers. Globally, Vodafone owns and operates networks in 26 c... Read More

Others / Jan 2018

What are the remedies for T-junction houses? T-junction properties are inevitable in this era of gated communities. Vaastu principles observed over the ages by visionary scholars indicate that T-junction properties create havoc and never-ending litigation problems to inhabitants after they move into the premises. The solution to this problem is to establish a Ganesh temple in the property. There are a few other remedies too which we will discuss later. Can Vaastu be corrected by performing poojas, yogas, etc? Yagna and Havan are necessary on a regular basis to re-energize the place and bring negativity from the property. However, it is the composition of the yagna ingredients, time of doing ... Read More

The National Centre for the Performing Arts, Beijing The National Centre for the Performing Arts (NCPA) is an arts centre containing an opera house in Beijing, People's Republic of China. The Centre, an ellipsoid dome of titanium and glass surrounded by an artificial lake, seats 5,452 people in three halls and is almost 12,000 m in size. It was designed by French architect Paul Andreu. Construction started in December 2001 and the inaugural concert was held in December 2007. With the Great Hall of the People to its east, The National Centre for the Performing Arts is located on Chang'an Avenue, Beijing. The NCPA, originally named National Grand Theatre, was designed by French architect Paul ... Read More

Vedic World / Jan 2018

Sri Ranganatha Swamy Temple Sri Ranganatha Swamy temple is the biggest temple in Trichy, covering an area of 156 acres. It is primarily among the 108 divyadeshams of Vishnu and here, the Lord Ranganatha (Vishnu) is in a reclining pose on Aadisesha. The massive idol of the main deity is beautiful. The Utsavar is fondly called as Nam - Perumal meaning "Our Lord" in Tamil, AzhagiyaManavalan "the handsome groom" while his consort Ranganayaki is known as Thayar meaning "Mother". Sri Rangam is an island surrounded by river Kaveri. There are 21 towers for this temple and the temple is enclosed by 7 concentric walls with a length of 6 miles. Within these towers situates the whole town. The town cann... Read More

Vaastu Directions and Tips / Dec 2017

VaastuShastra came into being thousands of years back with the earliest references in the Vedas, Puranas, Ramayana and Mahabharata. It is as relevant today as it was centuries ago, since it tries to bring into a harmonious flow the energies between man and matter. It is scientific knowledge which facilitates a better living, by optimum placement of the elements in the appropriate directions. VaastuShastra tells us that we as humans can create for ourselves a veritable utopia that balances the elements within with the elements outside ourselves. Each human is trying to attain happiness, health and prosperity. We use Vaastu in our homes, offices, temples, cities, countries etc so as to attain ... Read More

Vaastu Directions and Tips / Dec 2017

1. Basement Offices: Good or Bad? Basement offices should follow Vaastu principles. If not observed carefully, it can bring bad luck especially for industries like garments, printing, legal and CA firms. Rectangular and square shaped offices are good for basement. 2. Toilet Door Direction Toilet door should not be opposite to the sleeping direction of the head. For example, if you sleep with head in the East, toilet door should not be in the West towards your legs. There can be health concerns in this case. 3. Role of Flooring Flooring plays a significant role in beautifying the look of the house. Floorings are of different styles and each type has its strengths and weaknesses. Split floorin... Read More