10 Best Vastu Plants for Home
When you plant a seed, you plant hope. Every plant you sow is supposed to bring positivity in an individual’s life. Be it health, wealth, prosperity or good fortune. Plants play an essential role in energizing our surroundings and sucking away all the negativity. According to Vastu Shastra, there are certain plants that we all should plant in our homes to bring out the best of a green lifestyle and to detoxify the surroundings. According to Vastu, choosing the right plant to bloom at your home is equally important along with choosing the right direction where to place that plant. You might be surprised to know but there are some zodiac plants that are really lucky to keep at home as per your sun sign. To ensure the plant's channel positivity and well-being to the residents hosting them, follow the instructions and best Vastu Plants mentioned in this write-up.
So here is the list of 10 Vastu plants for home:
1. Money Plant
Money plant is considered one of the best fortune bringing plants to be placed at home. It is believed to shower the owner with money and prosperity, especially when kept in the right direction. According to Vastu, placing the Money plant in the south-east direction of the living room or hall is extremely beneficial. In Vastu Southeast direction, the owner is Lord Ganesha and planet that rule is Venus. It is believed that Lord Ganesha removes bad luck from the owner and gives them wealth and prosperity, It is one of the facts about money plant that it is one of the best air purifying house plants.
Tulsi is believed to be a goddess itself and is considered the queen of the herbs. Having a tulsi at home is like having god residing in your home. People like to place tulsi in between their verandahs and open halls, or love to keep it indoors. According to Vastu, this sacred and auspicious plant must be placed in the North, East or North-East direction. Tulsi is also known as Holy Basil helps in detoxification of our body and contributes to removing the toxins from our blood. Tulsi is one of the most popular plants, according to Vastu that should be kept at home.
3. Neem Tree
The presence of neem plants inside the home drives out positively and a healthy environment. Known as the best healers, neem tree leaves are used in curing many problems including bruises, cuts, burns since ancient times. According to Vastu, the neem plant should be placed in the North-West corner. It is said that if the air flowing through the neem leaves enters the master bedroom, it brings good health to the family. So place it right near an open window.
4. Lucky Bamboo Plant
Known as the plant, of wealth, health, and prosperity, the lucky bamboo plant is one of the luckiest and auspicious plants to be kept at home. According to feng shui and Vastu, lucky bamboo, also known as Dracaena braunii, promotes luck and peace. You should gift your loved ones lucky bamboo plants as it is said to bring fame and wealth when gifted to each other. Choose green bamboo leaves as they are fresh and healthy.
5. Citrus Plant
Citrus (Citrus medica), also known as the Buddha’s hand is known to bring good luck and happiness. Buddha, in itself, promotes happiness and joy! And this plant is known to be the buddha’s hand is considered so lucky to be kept at home. According to Vastu, having a citrus plant at home helps in bringing a good and happy atmosphere, but it also adds a refreshing aroma to your home when it starts blooming with fruits and flowers.
6. Aloe Vera
This plant is the best bet for attracting positive energy and a truck full of health benefits. They help in absorbing large quantities of carbon dioxide and emitting equal amounts of oxygen, thus purifying the air and giving you a fresh nontoxic environment yo breathe. They have rich properties of curing burns, inflammation, skin irritation and even curing digestive problems and constipation. They also serve as a source for a refreshing drink or as a face pack. According to Vastu, keeping a small aloe vera plant in your home can bring you end number of health benefits when held in the north or east direction.
7. Banana Tree
Banana tree is considered holy and is believed to bring good health. In many parts of the world, banana leaves are even worshipped, especially in the southern part of India. Banana leaves are truly spiritual to be kept at home as its name is associated with Lord Vishnu and people even pray to the banana tree on Thursdays. Keep the banana tree in the north-east direction of the house and get the true blessings of lord Vishnu on your home.
8. Lily Plant
This fragrant plant is not only loved by people, but its benefits are also highly celebrated by the Vastu. According to Vastu, this plant is an epitome of love, harmony, and peace. Keeping it in the bedroom can improve your sleeping schedules and helps in keeping nightmares at bay. If you’re suffering from insomnia or irregular sleep periods, then following a small lily plant in the bedroom can be extremely beneficial.
9. Snake Plant
According to Vastu, a Snake Plant is the beacon of good health and positive vibes. It can remove four major toxins that are responsible for sick building syndrome, and its anti-radiation properties can give you the blessing of a healthy life. The snake plant is a succulent that helps in maintaining the room’s freshness by absorbing all the harmful radiation from mobile phones and TVs, thus giving you a stressful and breathable environment. Please keep it on a computer table to reap the best benefits of snake plant.
10. Lavender Plant
Lavender is famous for its relaxing aura and fragrance that helps in inducing sleep patterns and giving you a stress-free house. It’s the scent. It is known to promote inner peace and helps in killing your inner demons. It promotes harmony in love and romance. Lavender is a good pick for couples to keep in their bedroom, as it’s the heavenly smell is sure to bloom the chemistry between any couple. Plus according to Vastu, it attracts positive energy and soothes frayed nerves after you return home after a long day at work.
So, these were the plants according to Vastu you should keep at your home to maintain a healthy environment of love, peace and prosperity.