The Modern world is busy and noisy and we miss our mother nature ..We all need our own space to relax , meditate and chill . Each space has its own nature and house is the only place where one can experience all the 5 elements of nature ( See,hear ,Touch,feel and smell ). Creating such space is an art and are you that kind of person who needs a personal space in your own home and here are a few tips and techniques that help you to achieve it.
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Time for Zen Ideology
Your meditation practice can be improved through comforting surroundings and thoughtful design details, which you can achieve in your own home.Meditation is a great way to do just that, through focusing, breathing and clearing your mind. A home should always be a place of calm, soothing feelings, an oasis in the middle of a hectic world. You surround yourself with objects you love, colors that make you feel blissful and family photos that bring back happy memories.
Colour , Light and Minimal Decor
As said in studies colours are related to human’s emotions. Even though your eyes are closed while you meditate , it’s important to feel as comfortable as possible when you enter the zone. Bright light toned hues , and pastel colours make your place calmer and soothing .At the same time it is important to focus on the furniture and accessories that makes the space more lively. Use light coloured , say for example – White , Beige , light wood texture , grey toned elements this makes the space bright with natural lighting .
Plant and Archomology
Plants are valuable elements of nature. These tiny elements sure make your place calmer and connect us with the surrounding environment that each of us longing to have. Few plants that you can incorporate are Snake Plant – These Plants got its name from their thin,upright leaves with “irregular green banding” that look like—you guessed it—snakeskin. These plants are low maintenance plants and have the nature or ability to filter out nasty chemicals, like benzene, formaldehyde, trichloroethylene, xylene, and toluene, so you can breathe easy having this in your home.Pothos – These are sometimes referred as CUBICAL PLANT and they are easy to grow and propagate in water. And like the snake plant, the pothos filters benzene, formaldehyde, xylene, and toluene.
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Take Your space Outdoor
Make your Meditation space outdoor , where you can soak up the sounds of the birds chirping and the wind blowing through the trees. And the designing of the space has no end , create however you want. Conscious about using waterproof, outdoor friendly materials.
Never Want a Boring Corner ?
Here are a few tips to turn your empty corners to a pleasant Meditation / cozy corner .All you need to do is add a spread or a matte that you use, Preferably light tint say beige , make your walls lighter or white tone , add your cushions with the corners covered with medium height planters. Have a low stool / side table with candles. Want to add colors to your space, add them either to the cushions or Matte .
Where to get your accessories ?
And here are few sellers where you can hand pick your puffies,lights, decors , Cushions and throws .
The Wishing Chair – Are you really fond of embroidery and like funky style and The Wishing Chair is for you.
The Decor Kart – This Online store has Unique Collections of decor items like bells , sculptures, etc .
IKEA – As many of us know IKEA is an International Company and they produce readymade furniture for residential and commercial spaces.
You can also check out Pepperfry, Urbanladder and Home town websites for furnishing items.
Memories created in the home are always sweet and Priceless . Let’s enjoy creating spaces by keeping your surroundings happy and cheerful. Happy the home , Happy is the world .