Vastu For Shop

Vastu defects at the shop can reduce your sales drastically. In order to ensure overall success, peace and economic growth, one needs to follow Vastu norms even at the shop. A properly constructed, Vastu compliant shop can earn profits, name, fame and goodwill for itself and its owner.


Some very important Vastu points relating to a shop are as follows:

  • The shop plot or site should be a perfect square or rectangle. there should be no irregular protrusions or cut in the property. It is believed that an irregular shaped shop would lead to losses in business.
  • The owner of the shop should face east or north while sitting, hence he should ideally sit in the south or west direction.
  • The owner should have a slid wall behind him when seated
  • The shop should have entrance form the east or the north
  • Prayers to the Almighty should be offered by lighting a lamp and incense sticks every morning after opening the shop
  • The shop should have auspicious symbols of swastika with the words ‘shubh-laabh’ and ‘riddhi-siddhi’ written on one of the walls within the shop.
  • The shop should be spread with ‘Loban or Gugal’ smoke everyday
  • The entrance of the shop should not have a slope as it leads to inconsistency in profit levels
  • The cash counter should open towards the north which is the quadrant for the lord of wealth Kuber. The cash box should never be left empty
  • An open drain in front of the shop leads to loss of wealth
  • Heavy items should be kept in the south or the west side of the shop
  • The north-east being a sacred corner should be kept uncluttered and clean at all times
  • The doors of the shop should always open towards the right hand side.
  • The floor of the shop should be wiped with salt water everyday excepting Sunday.


Dr Puneet Chawla

A professional vaastu consultant should be an accomplished authority on architecture, Indian ancient science of Vaastu, Vedic scriptures like the Vedas, Puranas, Upanishads, astrology and other related sciences. Dr. Puneet Chawla has a command over all these and is adept in providing vaastu recommendations to homes. A good vaastu consultant is one who studies the issues.

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