Both word and number originate from zero. The zero symbolises the Formless Brahma (God) or the eternal (Anant). It is India that gave the knowledge of Zero to the world. Numbers start from 0 and end on 9. The zero also symbolises the vast and endless sky over us. In Vastu celestial element-sky can not be ignored.
Number one symbolises the Sakar Brahma. There is a supreme power that governs this universe. This power is called by different names. Some people call it Eishwar, some Allah and some others call it Omkar. The lord of number one is the Sun. All the planets revolve around the Sun itself. The Sun is the most lustrous planet. The Sun, the planet of number 1, is related with soul. People having number 1 as either their radical number or lucky number are said to be unwavering. Their decisions, will power, relations and friendship are supposed to be steady. They feel uneasy working under somebody else as they possess a free mentality. They remain always ready to help others. They hold the post of head of the society by their labour and perseverance. They are clever, strong and intelligent and they like regal grandeur and splenduor. They are straightforward, truthful by temperament and self-respecting.
For these people, a nation, province, village, house or a flat having 1 as their radical number or name number will be favourable to live in. Direction east will always be auspicious for them. House facing east, drawing room in the eastern part of the house and trade in the eastern part of the country will prove to be favourable for them. They get their jobs accomplished when the Sun is posited in Aries and Leo signs. The house having number 1 prove to be favourable. Dates 1, 10 and 19 are important for them.
The lord of this number is Moon. People influenced by number 2 are unsteady as the Moon decreases during 15 days and increases during next 15 days. The people face ups and downs in their life. Moon teaches us that one can see every thing by two aspects. The number fortifies different aspects of a person such as union and disunion, profit and loss, life and death, repute and disrepute and soul and the God.
The people influenced by this number are imaginative, art - loving and affectionate. Physically they are weak but mentally they are very much strong. They keep changing their plans. They lack confidence, so they have to face despair occasionally. They will be popular among the people but their popularity will keep on fluctuating. They like to reside in North west of a city or a house. For them, house having number 2 as well as 11th, 20th and 29th dates will be important.
Jupiter is the lord of this number. Jupiter, the Guru of the deities, renders knowledge. The number represents the three Gods (Trideva) namely Brahma, Vishnu and Mahesh. It also represents three worlds viz. this world (earth), the ether world (Akash) and the nether world (Patal). Sat, Chit and Anand are the three merits whereas greed, infatuation and vanity are the three demerits. 84 (8+4=12=3) lakh Yonis represent the number 3.
People influenced by 3 are very much firm in terms of discipline. That is why people working under them sometimes become hostile to them. They are ambitious. They are pious and keep themselves involved in studying, teaching, and other intellectual activities and thus earn repute. Mentally they are balanced and developed. They keep on performing spiritual and religious exercises. They think it their duty to give genuine advice to others. By nature, they are of peaceful disposition, tender- hearted, soft-spoken and straightforward . This is auspicious for them to reside in the north-eastern corner in a city. A house having number 3 as its radical or name number also prove to be auspicious for them. They like to start their trade in the same corner. 3rd, 12th and 30th dates are important for these people.
Rahu and Hershel are the lords of number 4. It is represented by the four mouths of Lord Brahma, four Vedas, four castes and four ages (Satyug, Treta, Dwapar, Kalyug). People having influence of this number on them rise all of a sudden and that too miraculously. There take place some unexpected events also in their life. They are prone to struggle, they come to know the things well ahead of time and they oppose the old customs and practices. They cannot accumulate much wealth. They earn name and fame. But their reputation does not last long. They have to face many ups and downs.