Vastu shastra (or) Vastu vidya is the knowledge of the layout of a building that would bring peace and prosperity to the people who live there.
Vastu shastra unifies science, art, astronomy, and astrology. It can also be said as an ancient mystic science for designing and building. Vastu shastra helps us to make our lives better and will secure us from things going wrong.
Vastu is the science of direction that combines all five elements of nature, balancing them with the material. It is creating a congenial setting or place to live or work, and is a scientific way of taking advantage of the benefits bestowed by the five elements called "paanchatas" of nature there by way of enhanced wealth. health, prosperity, and happiness in an enlightened environment.