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Vastu Tips For Bathroom and Toilet

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vastu is a science that helps during the construction of a house or building in a manner that proves beneficial in many ways. vastu applies o the entire house, be it bedroom, living room and even the washrooms. If the washrooms are constructed as per vastu, they can help in reducing the negative vibes as washrooms are the main source of negative energy. Hence, the direction and structure of a washroom are crucial during the construction of a washroom as per vastu.

Bathroom and toilet vastu tips

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has compiles a few points that should be considered while constructing the washroom:

According to vastu, the direction of the washroom should be either in the west or northwest. And, if the toilet and the washroom are combined, then it is advisable to get the toilet in the northwest direction. The entrance door should be either on the east or north wall. vastu suggests constructing the toilet 1-2 feet higher than the ground level. The commode should be placed towards the north-south axis in a way that the person sitting does not face the east or west direction. Also, one should ensure that the toilet and washroom should not be adjacent either to the pooja room, or the kitchen or under the stairs as it may bring negative vibes, according to vastu.


Wooden doors should be used as they promote optimistic vibes in the house. The washroom door should be kept shut at all times as open door open may create problems in personal relationships and career. Sine washrooms are considered the main source of negative energy, placing statutes and images of gods near/on the bathroom door are strictly prohibited.

Colors for the Bathroom and Toilet

The walls of the Bathroom and Toilet should be painted using light shades like white, blue and pink according to vastu. The ventilation space should be in the east, west or north wall of the bathroom, so that the space receives sunlight and fresh air.

The drainage should be towards the north, east or northeast direction, making sure that the slope is also in the same direction. The bathtub should be placed on the western side of the washroom.

The mirror, taps, and shower should be placed in the north direction. Electrical appliances like Geyser, switchboard, etc. should be placed in the southeast corner of the washroom. In case a dressing room is required, then it should be constructed in the south or west direction.

The tiles of the Bathroom and Toilet should either be of light or pale colors.

Placement of washing machine should be in the southeast or northwest direction.

While bathing, one should be in the north or east side of the Bathroom and Toilet.

Using plants for the décor of the washroom is recommended as it makes the space lively.

Washroom vastu tips


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