Photograph of spiritual deities should not be placed in any part of the house except the North-East region. It is beneficial to place photo of the deity of choice or family deity in the North-East region of the house. Picture showing water bodies, aquariums or water fountains should preferably be placed in the North to East region as this bring fortune. The flow of the water shown in the picture should point towards the interior of the house.
Picture of Radha-Krishna or Balkrushna should place in North-West region will enhance the harmony between family members. In the house we must not have photograph or portraits of departed souls. We should also desist from worshiping the picture of dead persons as there is a world of deference between the God and human beings. But rituals to honour the departed souls must be performed as per the prevalent customs in each household.
Putting up of a picture on a wall should create a pleasant atmosphere in the house; hence it is advisable to exhibit posters of natural scenes, fruits, flowers, colours as per directions or depicting divine affection. Pictures those depicting weeping children, ships caught in storm, cruel or violent scenes, wars, poverty, starving man or woman etc. or any picture which has the effect of disturbing the pleasant environment in the vastu should not be exhibited.