What is VastuVaastu -Shastra is a Vast and ancient science of living. The word Vaastu is derived from the root - 'Vas' - which means to reside.
VASTU SHASTRA is the traditional Indian system of architecture and design of Vedic origin.It is not an equivalent of the word architecture. Vaastu is architecture and much more. While architecture is the science, art or profession of designing and constructing buildings etc., the definition of Vaastu extend into the realm of occultism. Vaastu Shastra, the edifice science of Bhawan Sthapatya Kala, being the applied aspects of ATHARVAVEDA, is an ancient science and one of the eminent features of our heritage. Vaastu means dwelling of Humans and Gods in the original Sanskrit literature.