<!--[endif]--> <!--[if gte vml 1]><v:shape id="_x0000_i1026" type="#_x0000_t75" alt=" " style='width:.75pt;height:.75pt'> <v:imagedata src="file:///C:\DOCUME~1\ADMINI~1\LOCALS~1\Temp\msohtml1\01\clip_image001.gif" o:href="http://living.oneindia.in/img/trans.gif"/> </v:shape><![endif]--><!--[if !vml]--><!--[endif]--> Colors according to Vaastu Shastra play a vital role in bringing balance to our minds as well as bodies and to stimulate our energy. Therefore colours in one home should be coordinated with the colours of respective planets and elements associated with different directions. This will help in enhancing the energy flow around every individual in the house. Here are some guidelines on particular colours, which will help you to choose the right Vaastu colours for every room. Red: The colour red represents power and bravery. It is the most dramatic, emotional and active color comparing to other two primary colors blue and yellow. It is known for evoking a seductive atmosphere of passion and desire. With its versatile effect it enlivens the interior space by creating excitement, warmth and elegance. <!-- Google Script Start -->It should not be used in bedrooms because of its energizing quality, although some red can be used to enhance sensuality. It can also be exhausting or overpowering and stressful for those who are anxious. <st1:city><st1lace>Orange</st1lace></st1:city>: This color inspires spirituality as it represents transcendence and an otherworldly aspect. It encourages happy, joyful and social gatherings. An orange colored dining room will help to stimulate good appetite. So, if you want to enhance parties, communication, positive feelings and cheerfulness in your daily living, Paint your dining room or living room in orange. Peach can also be used as it gives a cool effect. Yellow: Yellow color nurtures mental alertness and clarity of mind. It represents sunlight. Remember, if a room gets direct sunlight; do not paint the walls with yellow or peach. Choose its placement with care, as it is bright and very energizing. However this color inspires intellectual clarity, comprehensible associations, articulate thinking and joyful energy. For prayer room, yellow or sandal wall colors are just perfect. It is a recommended color for the logical left side of the brain. It is intellectually beneficial and you might use it with yellow accents instead of painting each wall yellow. Green: This color represents nature. Green helps in bringing a harmonious atmosphere that generates calm and inner peace with an energizing quality within the house. It brings balanced harmony, quick healing and rejuvenation to a room. It can be used as a calming place for people who are disturbed or in need of refreshment. Today most of the hospitals use it because of its quick healing aspects. It can also be used in study room as it enhances intelligence.