Which direction should buddha statue face in home or garden?

Update: Rasslba3wida? My how you rushed to judgement for someone who wants to give the impression of being so religiously righteous and moral. Marytoo, why jump to judgement on if I am a true buddhist or not? My question was which way this wonderful statue should face in my home. I didn't think this was a blog.... show more Rasslba3wida? My how you rushed to judgement for someone who wants to give the impression of being so religiously righteous and moral.

Marytoo, why jump to judgement on if I am a true buddhist or not? My question was which way this wonderful statue should face in my home. I didn't think this was a blog.

Don and Princess thank you for your answers. I had heard the west and wasn't sure. I love the idea he should be visible to the owner. :)
Update 2: Reit, sorry meant to give you thumbs up, my bad... and I agree :)
Update 3: Interesting P'ang, I'm going to keep that in mind :)
Update 4: Thanks Juexue, and thanks to all for the great answers so far. :)
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