29 Jun 2021
Report on Virtual Knowledge Series 2.0: Vaastu Shastra Webinar
Topic: Vaastu Shastra: The science of bending & shaping the ‘Pancha Bhootas’
Organizer: School of Architecture, REVA University
Platform: MS Team
Dates: 29th and 30th June 2021 (10am to 12:30pm)
Speaker: Smt. Sudha Pai, International Vaidic Vaastu consultant, Bangalore
Anchor and Moderator: Asst. Prof. Anup Kumar Prasad
Technical assistance: Mr. Mahamad Imtyazulla Khan A N
School of Architecture REVA University, organized 2 Days webinar: Vaastu Shastra as part of Virtual Knowledge Series 2.0
Vastu Saastra is an ancient science which covers the philosophy and theory of Architectural works to construct any building as well as living style of people. It is based on various natural energies, which are available free of cost in atmosphere. Vaastu considered the interplay of various forces of nature involving the five elements of earth, water, wind, fire and ether and strives to maintain equilibrium as these elements influence, guide and change the living styles of not only human beings but every living being on earth. Thus it influence our deeds, luck, behavior and basics of life.
1. Learn about lineage and science of Vaastu
2. Unravel the science of ancient Vaastu knowledge
3. Demystifying myths around Vaastu
4. Establish connections of Vaastu and natural forces
Day 1 (29th June 2021) Inauguration commenced with a brief welcome speech by Prof. Vidya Srikanth, Director School of Architecture, REVA University. Prof. Vidya Srikanth highlighted the significance of Vaastu Shastra for the budding and practicing architect by unraveling the science behind it.
Day 1 Session 1: Commenced by Asst. Professor Anup Kumar Prasad. His presentation on Vaastu Shastra Tool for making home was based on scientific facts. He has covered Vaastu Shastra insight by considering, Orientation, in the relationship with the three energy (Treemurthi) Sattva, Rajas and Tamas, including the five elements (Panch Bhootas) in design guidelines.
Day 1 Session 2: by Smt. Sudha Pai, International Vaidic consultant, Bangalore. She studied Vaidic Vastu Shastra from Veda Vignan Maha Vidya Peeth of Art of Living, Bangalore under the tutelage of “Vastu Vidya Vachaspati” Dr. N.H.Sahasrabuddhe, of Pune, alumnus of Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, Founder of “Sahasra Mahavastu”, author of over 25 books on Vastu Shastra. Mrs. Sudha Pai has been conferred the title “Vastu Saraswati” in recognition of her excellence in scriptural studies.
Smt. Sudha Pai begun with explaining the ancient scriptural references behind the origin of Vaastu Vidya. She has explained the significance of the Pancha Maha Bhutas and its effect on Microcosm and human life. Further she established the relation of pancha Bhutas with the directions and orientation.
Day 1 Session 3 (Question and Answer): After explaining the theory, Smt. Sudha Pai begun taking queries from the answer and resolving the concerns and questions from the audience.
Day 2 (30th June 2021) Session 1: Begun with the continuation of Vaastu Shastra theory by Smt. Sudha Pai. She elaborated the significance of several energy in accordance with positive and negative direction. Further the directional influence on birth chart and Family Members.
Day 2 Session 2: After explaining the brief theory on facts behind Vaastu Shastra, Smt. Sudha Pai discussed live casse studies to show relevance of various aspects and its impact on the user’s life.
Day 2 Session 3 (Question and Answer): After the Theory part questions and queries from the audience has been taken and answered them the best way possible.
The Webinar ended with Thank you note by Prof. Vidya Srikanth, Director School of Architecture, REVA University.
Feedback: Feedback received from the participants are extremely positive. The webinar was informative and eye opener.
We would like to thanks REVA Management, Team School of Architecture and Director School of Architecture of continuous support and encouragement.