Auspicious and Inauspicious Effects of South
South (Dakshina) South Direction of Yama, the god of
death, the sun Rises from East, North and North East
direction is the source of energy radiating ultra
violet rays which is good for health and prosperity
that is the reason the main door of the premises
should be on East, NE, North Direction. Sun travels
from the east to the centre and tilts towards the
south which produces high ultra red rays and gamma
rays which are overall producing negativity which
affects health and wealth. The sun from the centre
then travels towards the sunset which is between
west and south west which also produces negative
energies affecting the cosmic energy system
therefore some inauspiciousness is linked with this
direction which certainly makes it unfavorable
direction. This imbalance in the smooth flow of
energy The vastushastra tries to neutralize, balance
and provide harmonious living conditions for the
Guest and children's bedrooms can be placed here. No
open space like gardens, balconies, terraces should
be in this direction. It is not advisable to have
septic tank and kitchen in this direction either.
South direction weakens human life, hence all the
auspicious tasks are forbidden in the south. In all
the south direction yields nothing but sorrow,
Sadness, depression & pain. This disordered
electromagnetic field patterns in the south,
southwest; South East zones represent the 'curse of
It advisable to follow Vaastu instructions so that
the negative effects get nullify or well balanced
with energies with placement of proper room.
South side walls should be higher and thicker
compared to other walls
Water storage in overhead tank or at an
elevation in the south is favorable and
underground water storage is inauspicious.
South is the door of death - yama brings all
sorts of bad luck
Heavy Stair case in the South is auspicious.
Electrical Boards, Electric motor, transformer
in South is negative while SE is positive.
In Factories it is beneficial to have
parking arrangements for heavy vehicles in the
High doors or elevated steps in the South are
Slope of the house in the South direction causes
fear of losses or instability.
Placement of garbage bin in the South can be
considered as a second best alternative.
A Water Well, Bore well in the South can lead
to heavy losses or instability.
Flow of waste-water from the South results in
lot of obstacles.
Entrance in the South facing South East (Aagneya)
can result in hazards due to fire.
A Verandah in the South can result in quarrels
between husband and wife.
A slope or lesser height of shed Roof in the
South is inauspicious.
Location of basement in the South can result in
a series of troubles in the family.
It is very painful to have a street or T
junction in the South direction.
It is inauspicious if the South direction is
elevated than the South West.
A septic tank in the South is very inauspicious.
NW is advisable.
A dining hall in the South causes financial loss
and wasteful expenditure.
A kitchen in the South results in instability,
insecurity, disturbs female health.
Do not rent the house which faces SW as The
tenant becomes arrogant and dominating.