A jhoola is what I grew up with, so adding one to my dream house is a must. Add to that an ethic element by way of the decorative suspensions adds a distint Indian touch. (Ethnic Indian Decor: An Indian home in Bangalore)
Typically - South-facing home: sun for most of the day at the front of the house where usually brighter and warmer. North-facing home: sun at the back of the house, typically darker and naturally cooler than a south-facing one.