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In tune with the nature's flow as practised in ancient Indian sub-continent, 'Vastu Vidhya', the vedic way of living.
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Geographical, climatic and sociological specialities merged into habitat design considering the traditions.

VASTU
Design Of Dwellings Based On 'Sthapathya Veda', Traditionally Called By The Name 'Thachu Sastra'.

THANTRA
The Ancient Indian Wisdom Explaining The Existance Of Universe, Helps To Rise Humans To A Divine Level.

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Specialized In Complete Architectorial Solutions For Temples & Residential Dwellings, Based On 'Vastu Vidhya'.

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Those Who Like Living With Nature, In Spiritual Atmosphere Absorbing The Indian Culture And
Tradition.

Manoj S Nair

One of the first Civil Engineer in kerala who venture out into the traditional Indian architecture - 'Vastu Vidhya'. A proved academician worked as faculty member/ consultant engineer for the one and only premiere institution for vastuvidhya in Government Sector - 'Vastuvidhya Gurukulam' ( The declared nodal agency for Vastu Vidhya by Ministry Of Human Resources, Government Of India ) till november 2016. For the last 18 years, his constant attempt is to go down into the secrets of Vastu and to utilize it for promoting nature-friendly homes nationally & internationally. His spiritual aspirations makes him travel all around India and helps him in getting deep into the ancient Indian sastra. After his graduation in Civil Engineering, and finishing post graduation in Valuation, he is doing his research to establish authenticity of 'vastu pramanas' through modern stream of science & technology. He is currently doing his research in Kanchi Chandrashekharendra University.


One of his major work is translation of 'Mayamatha' - the ancient book of vasthu in to malayalam along with Dr.Mohanakshan nair, first of its kind in malayalam. He had already published his on authentic book in Vastu Sastra by name 'Vastu Vidhya'. 'Vastu Vidhya For Contemporary Housing' is another book with compilation of his article published in national daily Hindu. The book written by him with name 'Kshethravidhanam' is published by Mahatma Gandhi University and is used as text book for students in Vastu Vidhya. 'Thiruvallavazhu' is a book written with study of temple architecture as a tool for studying history, published by him in 2016. He is a regular columnist and online consultant for Manorama publications as well as for national daily Hindu.


He had already designed thousands of residential buildings as well as number of temples strictly based on vastu principles and incorporating the most modern way of designing. The major projects designed and completed under his guidance includes design of Ayurvedic Medical College at Pandalam, Vivekananda Mandapam at Trivandrum, Sanjeevani Hospital, master plan for Shabari Sharanasram, Porattikkavu Devi Temple, Chithrakkadavu Mahadeva Temple, Nenmelikkavu Temple etc. Major other projects completed under him includes 'Documentation Of South Indian Architecture For Government Of India', Endogeneous tourism project under UNDP funding, Heritage listing of traditional structures in Kerala.


VASTU


The ancient Indian technique of building environmental friendly homes in tune with the natures invisible forces is called by the name Vastu sasthra". It's a conglomeration of Art, Architecture and Spirituality.

The basic principle of vasthu sasthra stood on the strong base of "Thanthra sasthra". Astrology & Nimitha sasthra are the other two supporting sasthras of vastu. When someone tries to build his own habitat, he is making a change in the energy flow of the locality which may affect him favourably or adversely. Vastu sasthra helps in utilizing these changes of energy in favour of the builder. It is a technique of creating good environment around and this in turn will generate noble constructive thinking. These noble thinking will come out as good deeds and may provide better future.

Man is a part of nature and he imbibes all the properties of the ingredients of nature. Even though the ultimate is one and only one element, the Indian philosophy categorise everything in to three based on their properties, sathva guna, rejo guna and thamo guna. The universe is considered to be made up of five constituents like earth, water, fire, air and ether medium. The effective arrangement of the five ingredients based on three gunas express the life in earth. Vasthu too is explained in line with the above philosophy and transferred in to an analytical form for design purpose. Since the finding of vasthu many a times came from sixth sense, we need to be very careful in altering or interpreting the basic principles of vasthu.


Points to be observed while going out for making a home

  • If you are going to purchase a land, make sure that the land is direction oriented, never go for a rocky area or filled paddy feild for building construction. Give less preference to land on the banks of river, top of hill, very close to temples and near busy roads or railway track.
  • Never try to design your home yourself, seek the help of an expert and feed him with your requirements so that he can give you good designs strictly adhered to vasthu principle and consuming all modern engineering design concepts.
  • Never make a design with your maximum financial efficiency, consider only 70% of your financial capacity at the stage of planning.
  • Never make your design based on maximum level of requirements, your need must be based on criteria?s little above average routine requirements.
  • Construction of house must be finished in one time within your then budgetary capacity. Never think of building your home in a long term plan.
  • Try to start the construction at a time when the planetary position in your horoscope is favourable for you. Try to observe the rituals associated with it.
  • "Sthanom kanal"-(locating house in a plot) is a very important aspect and which can only be done if the house is designed in vasthu for that particular plot. For other plans which are not designed in vasthu, they must be corrected based on vasthu and then only the exact location can be found out. All designs are made based on the identified vasthumandala of your plot.
  • Never try to copy a plan already built, because it may not match your plot size or direction of orientation, moreover it is not based on your desire or requirement so it will lack the serenity of the mathematical analysis of vasthu.
  • You yourself must make sure that the contractor observes the dimension given in drawing strictly.
  • Monitor the quality of work periodically; try to avail a service of an expert supervisor from your part rather than handling an unknown subject by yourself.
  • Well need to be dug only after finalising the plan and setting it out in the ground as all upalayas need to be made only after construction of alaya's.
  • Bhoomi pooja and ganapathyhomam are advisable just before kuttiyatickal and vasthubalipooja before first entry in to home.

THANTRA


Thanthra sasthra is sadhana sastra,the object of which is to reach the heighest truth, the "Brahman". It explains the manifestation of vicious nature from "sachidanandom" in a systematic order. "Sreevidhya Upasana"is the soul of thantra sastra, which any aspirant can learn through a "Guru"(teacher).It is following a "deeksha kramom" and not based on religion or cast. Any person who wishes to attain the supreme realm and the Guru feels him fit for the cause can take the deeksha and practice upasana. Many a time Guru may check the horoscope of the aspirant and check his lagna, fifth and ninth house to find out his "ishtadevatha" (deity of his previous life) and conform his decision of accepting him as his student. While practicing he may pass through many experiences and he needs close guidance from guru to get through all these stages successfully.

In "sreevidya upasana" the centre of upasana is "THE MEERUCHACKRA". It is an yanthra made out of pure copper, silver or gold which represent the entire universe (meru made of alloy is not permitted). This yanthra made up of 10 levels starting from square shape till reaching a point represents the roots of creation. In other words it also expresses the contraction and expansion of universe. The principle is such that by worshipping a matter in its highest level of mind the difference between the worshipper and the worship pie vanishes, so that the whole of universe will be one in the experience level. This upasana comes under saktha school of worshipping.


Saktha school of worshipping is divided in to 10 schools(dasa mahavidya), they are :

  • Thara
  • Kali
  • Chinnamastha
  • Dhoomavathi
  • Bhuvaneswari
  • Bhairavi
  • Shodasi
  • Mathangi
  • Bahalamukhi
  • Kamala


In saktha thanthra the whole of creation is elaborated in 36 thathwas which is 11 more than 25 vishnu thathwas. Study of thanthra sasthra includes study about these thathwas too, they are :

  • Panchabhootha
  • Panchanjanendriya
  • Panchakarmenthriya
  • Panchathanmathra
  • Manassu
  • Buthi
  • Chitham
  • Prakruthi
  • Purushan


These are the twenty five Vishnu thatwas and along with this comes

  • Niyathi
  • Kalom
  • Ragom
  • Avidya
  • Kala
  • Maya
  • Sudhavidhya
  • Eeswaran
  • Sadasivan
  • Sakthi
  • Sivan


When you go deep in to the study of prusha(male form) and prakruthi(female form) you must need a correct guidance from guru and for that you need to take deeksha under any of these schools.


Thantra Sastra

Those who are very keen in "SREEVIDYOPASANA" will get more information from our "sreevidyopasana padana kendram" about the classes conducted in various places in kerala.

Vastu designed "MEERU CHACKRA" in copper is for sale.



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Vastu Sastra

  • Design of temple complexes based on vasthu vidya.
  • Correction guidences for already built temple complexes.
  • Preparation of master plan for townships, universities, Residential complexes, commercial establishments etc....based on vasthu sasthra.(site visit is required)
  • Design of residential buildings based on vastu sastra-providing complete architectural drawing for submission and locating the orientation of building (sthanom kanal) in plot as per sastra.(site visit is a must)
  • Correction for already prepared plans, based on the plans given by the client.
  • Interior design suggestions based on plans provided by clent.
  • Correction for already built buildings( this can only be done with a personal site visit)
  • Sale of published books.


Thantra Sastra

  • Those who are very keen in "SREEVIDYOPASANA" will get more information from our "sreevidyopasana padana kendram" about the classes conducted in various places in kerala.
  • Vastu designed "MEERU CHACKRA" in copper is for sale.


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