Episode 1 New Vastu with Ashok B Lall: How to shade your windows for a cool home

The window is your immediate connection to Su-Urja or good energy. It is the source of daylight, it is the source of fresh air and the breeze when the air outside is pleasant. It is your connection to the sky, and, if you are lucky, to the view of the world outside. Windows are a variable device something you can adjust according to the season and the time of day. They need to be of good design and carefully constructed.

Last Updated: Thursday 16 March 2017

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  • Very well explained concept,the need to go for green building concept is urgent but a layman doesn't know the technical details,this episode has very effectively communicated the message.
    What if someone has already committed the mistake of having huge windows with metal frame and glass?Can the glass space in any form utilized as energy capturing unit in the form of thin film type solar panel? Please do give a solution to the problem.

    Posted by: Kumud Sharma | 3 years ago | Reply