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We did extensive workshops, here in Mumbai, based on the Natya Shastra," Mehta said.
However, Prasad denied the filling-up of this pool had anything to do with the Vstu Shastra.
The auspicious time for his move to the official residence was chosen by astrologers and some changes were also made to the building in accordance with the principles of vastu shastra.
Some newspaper reports suggested they had decided not to move in because the vastu shastra (an Indian form of architecture, akin to feng shui) on the building was not spiritually correct.
She won recognition through a televised singing contest, 'Meri Awaz Suno', which she won, and made her entrance into playback singing with the Hindi film 'Shastra'.
Congress parliamentarian Komatireddy Venkat Reddy questioned KCR's obsession with 'Vastu Shastra' (Hindu architecture) and said that he was planning to build a 'vastu-compliant' secretariat because of his belief that it will help his son K Taraka Rama Rao become next chief minister.
Shastra Dutta Pant, water resource expert Ratna Sansar Shrestha, patriotism campaigner Dirgharaj Prasai, citizenship awareness campaigner Sadhya Bahadur Bhandari, analysts Premsagar Poudel and Basanta Khadka.
As per the Jyotisha Shastra (rules), when Brihaspati (Jupiter) enters Vrishabha (Taurus) and the Surya (Sun) and Chandra (Moon) are in Makra (Capricorn), it is the right time for Hindu devotees to partake in a pilgrimage to Prayagraj, former Allahabad, and gather at the holy ground of Triveni Sangam, a confluence of the sacred rivers of the Ganges, the Yamuna and the Saraswati, to take a holy bath to cleanse their sins.
Had there been such Shastra treatises, they might have been destroyed by the upper-caste authority." (2) In some senses then, Jyotish's understanding of traditions and of classical grammars has something iconoclastic about it.
India's this strategy has been well explained in the book titled'Machination of RAW in Transitional Nepal' authored by the Nepalese scholar, Dr Shastra Dutta Pant and published in 2017.
One brief delay occurred when Indian officials pointed out that Singapore's first blueprint for the city did not align with vastu shastra, an ancient Hindu system of architecture designed to achieve harmony with nature.