Moon in Vishakha Libra

Moon in Vishakha Libra Pada 1, 2 & 3

The classics say that one with moon in Vishakha Nakshatra at birth will be bright in appearance extremely jealous, slim, proud, but luxurious, odiously disposed, greedy, irritable, will say (or speak) too much and will be clever in speech He will have wife, sons, money, and wisdom. He will be respectful towards the learned, preceptors, and Brahmins; liberal in donations and skilful in languages. He destroys his enemies, will be an ascetic winning his senses, wealthy and miserly. He will suffer from eye diseases. (The classics: Hora Sara, Varahamihira, Jataka Parijata, Sage Narada, Brihat Samhita.) Emotionally they can be very fiery and exhibit traits os having a split personality. They will not forget and slight against them and will get revenge when the time is right.

Moon in Libra: Bepin Behari say that the Moon in Libra “will induce greater movement towards the pleasures of life: at this stage, the psyche will struggle to have increasingly more and more intense experience of worldly pleasures. It becomes incapable of of learning spiritualising lessons from the earthly experiences. The tamasic proclivities will be greatly accentuated.”

Moon in Vishakha Libra: They can be good negotiators, and good at business and trade. It’s all about success through making the deals. Vishakha pada 1, 2, 3 are called to destroy and renew. The are balancing rearrangers, negotiating diplomats, attuned to communicative professions, writing or following scripts, schedules, media-messaging, touring, team-work, skills-training, hands, arms. They often have to deal with protracted war, toxic environments, conflict that drags on and becomes stagnant. They take explanatory roles, writing and diagraming. tactical planning of some kind of controlled destruction. Of course this can relate with all kinds of adversarial situations in life including litigation and persecution, betrayal, institutional conflict, exploitation, disease, or grave illness; any charged situation. They can be gifted “how to” instructors and experts of the small group or workshop process; perfect skills for modern activism; by being able to act at the right time they are able to have a successful career with many periods of great excitement and tension. They may however be attacked or scapegoated. Virgo Vishakha ascendant will give an affinity for philosophically or ideologically conflicted situations. They understand the tension between the poles and they tend to work in that grey zone between the two.

Moon in Vishakha (Libra) Pada 1, Aries Navamsha: Saturn Exaltation Pada. Very energetic and impulsive. They typically maintain a thin waist, they remember those who help them. They are usually old-souls, proud, and capable of doing the jobs nobody else wants to do. They can lead an army, though they are typically peaceful. They might cause trouble for the family because of their rude and adamant behaviour. They none-the-less develop a wide array of social connections. They are intelligent and knowledgable in all fields. They can be very passionate and romantic, but also short-tempered. Saturn influence on this Moon can make a person very cruel, especially when combust by Sun. However, Saturn placed in the first pada is exalted because these people are capable of great sacrifice in order to maintain a difficult vow (which may seem cruel to others).

Moon in Vishakha (Libra) Pada 2, Taurus Navamsha: Pushkara pada 24 degrees & Moon’s exaltation navamsha. Creative, intelligent, talented and skilled in their profession. They are successful in life and in the art of secretly defeating their enemies. They can be good researchers often involved in media entertainment. Their public persona might be very different from their private one.  They can suffer ear ailments. They will be lustful and may conduct extra-marital affairs.

Moon in Vishakha (Libra) Pada 3, Gemini Navamsha: Knowledgable and well-read with learning from many fields and excellent communication skills. They are often interested in religion bestowed with fame, long life, and happiness. They work well with people and they usually have some level of commercial enterprise.; they are good at business. They can be good teachers or tutors, especially in one-to-one setting. It’s said that after age 32 they will see much success.

Celebrities with Moon in Swati Libra Pada 1, Pada 2, Pada 3

Paula Yates (1), Shannen Doherty (1), Derek Chauvin? (1), Bobby Hatfield (1),  Ratan Tata (1),  Mark Zuckerberg (1), Jimmy Carter (1), Kano Jigoro (founder of Judo (1)),

Jordan Toronto (2), Nancy Pelosi (2), Osama Bin Laden (2),  John Leslie (Children’s show host; resigned due to accusations (2)),Elizabeth Taylor (2),  Dr. Howard Eugen Wasdin (Navy SEAL (2)), Chelsea Manning (2),

Jean Chretien (3), Hugh Armstrong Robinson (pilot, inventor, daredevil (3)), Steven Crowder (3), Miles Davis (3), Wilhelm Rontgen (3), Nelson Mandela (3), Oxford (3), Nostradamus? (3), Dick Van Dyke (3),

Moon in Vishakha (Libra) 1st house

Rules the 10th house for Libra ascendant.

Phala Deepika: “Waxing moon in 1st house provides and strong body and long life, power, wealth and freedom from fear.” Waning moon in 1st house is “just the opposite.”

Jataka Bharnam: Moon in the 1st house “with malefic influence causes the native to lack restraint and do base and evil deeds, they may be deaf or dumb, disabled.” Malefic influences will have a powerful effect on both moon and ascendant when the moon is here as there is no secondary ascendant to defuse some of the affliction, so even minor afflictions may be acutely felt.”

B.V. Raman: Moon in the 1st house: “The native becomes fanciful and romantic, a moderate eater. Considerable restlessness is usually tempered by an easy-going disposition. The fortune is generally changing. It makes one an idealist, a great traveller and explore. If conjunct Saturn, the mind will always be worried. If with Mars, women will suffer mensural disorders. Sociability tends to be a strong feature. He will be successful in professions that bring him in contact with the masses. Conjunct Rahu can give hysterical tendencies. Conjunct Jupiter elevates the mind.”

BPHS: 10th lord in the 1st house: “The native will be learned, famous, a poet. Will incur disease in childhood but be happy later. Wealth will increase day by day.”

B.V. Raman: 10th lord in the 1st house: “The native rises by sheer dint of perseverance. He will seek a profession of independence, they become famous, a pioneer in his field of work, and he may found an institution or engage himself in social projects.”

Commentary: Parental caretaker figures, but hot, dry and a bit dangerous. More likely to “take care of business” then take care of people. Can come down very hard on people and stick quickly and suddenly.

    • Jimmy Carter (1), Jean Chretien (3), John Leslie (children’s show host accused of child abuse (2)), 

Moon in Vishakha (Libra) 2nd house

Rules the 11th house for Virgo ascendant.

Phala Deepika: Moon in the 2nd will make one “rich, very learned, soft spoken, blessed  with all worldly pleasures, but occasionally stammering.”

Jataka Bharnam: “Full moon in 2nd house brings prosperity, happiness, humility, progeny, good looks and wealth. Slim moon in 2nd causes the native to be a liar, penurious, has little intelligence, lacks foresight and has a narrow outlook on life. He cannot estimate his means, resources, or the situation in order to do anything or turn a profit.”

B.V. Raman: Moon in the 2nd house: “Will have a large family and enjoy much happiness. Money will be obtained through females. The financial position will be somewhat variable, will have a fair complexion. Dhundiraja says the native will be reserved and not much sociable, squint eyes and much admired.”

BPHS: 11th lord in the 2nd house: “The native will be endowed with all kinds of wealth and accomplishments, will be charitable, religious and always happy.”

B.V. Raman: 11th lord in the 2nd house: “The native will live with his elder brother. Benefics will give harmonious relations. Malefic cause domestic bickering, but common dwelling. The native will earn through commercial concerns and banking ventures. Business with friends can bring big profits, but if excessive malefic influence, these friends can bring big losses.”

Commentary: Taroon comes from a Brahmin dairy milk family.

    • Shannen Doherty (1),  Oxford (3),

Moon in Vishakha (Libra) 3rd house

Rules the 12th house for Leo ascendant.

Phala Deepika: Moon in 3rd supports “lascivious brothers, gives one strength but makes very miserly.”

Jataka Bharnam: Moon in 3rd house “tends to make a person violent, given to pride, miserly, lacking intelligence, dependent on relatives, devoid of kindness but without fear. If Moon is full they will have vitality and vigour, an invisible desire to live, and strength to fight against disease. If a slim moon has malefic influence here, the native is stupid, insolent, impolite, making decisions without thinking.”

B.V. Raman: Moon in the 3rd house “Changes in occupation are common, fond of traveling and active minded. Wife will be fair. The native possesses good knowledge, but is rather indifferent to spiritual values of life. Subordinate to wife and attached to children. If moon is waning one will be cruel, miserable, impious and unscrupulous. An unfavourable position for peace of mind if afflicted.”

BPHS: 12th lord in the 3rd house: “The native will be devoid of fraternal bliss, will have hatred for other people and promote self nourishment and be self centred.”

B.V. Raman: 12th lord in the 3rd house: “He will be timid and quiet, Loss of brother is shown. He will be shabbily dressed. If afflicted by malefic he may develop ear ailments. He may have to spend much money on younger brothers. As a writer he may be unsuccessful. He may work in some common-place job and earn very little. If conjunct the 2nd lord and aspected by Jupiter they may have more than one wife.”

    • Nancy Pelosi (2), Ray Kroc (4),

Moon in Vishakha (Libra) 4th house

Rules the 1st house for Cancer ascendant.

Phala Deepika: Moon in 4th house makes a person “happy, enjoying sensual pleasures, liberal in gifted, having dependable friends, vehicles and fame.”

Jataka Bharnam: Moon in 4th house “allows the native to gain from products of the water: fish, pearls, corals, conches, etc. they get happiness of agricultural land, wife, conveyance, son, etc. They are devoted to gods and brahmins.” “The native may inherit or succeed a kingdom, they will be happy when the people of their home are happy, but they will not be happy in childhood. They are popular in their home place but change residence, they have good health and the mother is long lived. They get the affection and cooperation of their mother, conveyance, cattle, mental peace and good health.”

B.V. Raman: Moon in the 4th house “Possesses house, deprives happiness from relatives; will be cheerful and contented; becomes important as a leader or a ruler; proud and somewhat quarrelsome. If the moon is also afflicted, there will be early separation from mother. Unless aspected by Jupiter, he will have a fondness for sensual pleasures.”

BPHS: 1st lord in the 4th house: “Blessed with maternal and paternal happiness, many brothers, lascivious, lusty, virtuous and charming. They will take care of their body, adorn it and always seek to improve their personality. They tend to be emotionally sensitive.”

Vahana Yoga: 1st lord in the 4th, 9th, or 11th house. “The person comes to own vehicles or other material comforts.”

B.V. Raman: 1st lord in the 4th house: “There will be happiness from parents, many brothers, materialistic, well built, fair looking and well behaved. With benefice aspects he will acquire considerable landed properties, especially through maternal sources. He will be rich, happy, famous and commands a number of conveyances.”

Commentary: Very patriotic: attached to home and country. Conveyance in this case seems to be a private plane or helicopter. Living near the water or even on a yacht. Even the thief managed to arrange a helicopter to escape.

    • Mark Zuckerberg (1), Hugh Armstrong Robinson (pilot, inventor, daredevil (3)),

Moon in Vishakha (Libra) 5th house

Rules the 2nd house for Gemini ascendant.

Phala Deepika: Moon in 5th house has “good sons, wisdom, a gentle gate and is a minister to the ruler.”

Jataka Bharnam: Moon in 5th house “allows one to subdue their passions and senses, they may be an aesthetic, they are truthful, cheerful, full of wealth, progeny, comforts and happiness; they are of noble disposition.” “Strong Moon here gives a clear and pure mind, exceptional memory, ability to make clear and successful plans and investment. But if the Moon is weak here the effects may be reversed. If Moon is in a female sign they may worship Goddess Durga and be devoted to wife and children.”

B.V. Raman: Moon in the 5th house “Clarity of mind, happiness from children, acquisition of lands, gems, precious stones; opportunity to serve the state. The person will be straightforward, truthful, learned, gentlemanly, god-fearing, and devoid of enemies. Strong tendency for speculation. One of their children becomes famous.”

BPHS: 2nd lord in the 5th house: “The native will be wealthy and his sons will be intent on earning wealth.”

B.V. Raman: 2nd lord in the 5th house: “Hating family, sensual, not spending money even on children, lacks manners or etiquette. If well-fortified there will be unexpected acquisition of wealth through lotteries, crosswords or the favour of rulers.”

Commentary: Wealth through investment.

    • Bobby Hatfield (1),

Moon in Vishakha (Libra) 6th house

Rules the 3rd house for Taurus ascendant.

Phala Deepika: Moon in 6th house “shortens ones life span. One is ignorant, suffers stomach ailments and has to face humiliation.”

Jataka Bharnam: Moon in 6th house “makes the person suffer indigestion and gives them a tendency to be cruel, exceptionally lazy, severe, evil, given to anger and having many enemies.” “The native does not bear discipline put in him by anyone else and will not sleep until he subdues the opponent. This native will have poor relations with their mother and many enemies. They lack appetite and tend towards professions which demand less enterprise, have a fondness for litigation, a smaller family, and a weak body. They can be fierce and practical.”

B.V. Raman: Moon in the 6th house “Indicates balarishta: much ill-health in childhood. Affliction by Mars or Saturn bring curious or incurable disease and vengeful enemies. The moon strong denotes ability and success in subordinate positions. If 6th house is a fixed sign the person will suffer from stone in the bladder; he will be submissive to women; weak sexual connection and stomach troubles. Afflicted in common signs bring lung problems. He will have success as a caterer.”

BPHS: 3rd lord in the 6th house: “Inimical to brother, very wealthy, enmity with maternal uncle but love for maternal aunt.”

B.V. Raman: 3rd lord in the 6th house: “Hates brothers and relatives and has difficulty through them. Becomes rich, Maternal relatives will suffer. Accepts illegal gratifications. If well disposed, the younger brother joins the army. One of the brothers becomes a successful physician. If the 6th lord also conjoins, the native becomes either a sportsman, physical cultures, or an athlete. If the 6th and 3rd are both afflicted he will suffer from diseases and be tormented by enemies and he will himself be deceitful.”

Commentary: They are comfortable in group therapy and healing workshopsMiles Davis had Moon & Saturn conjunct in the 6th house with Rahu aspecting. This is a classic situation for depression or even Bi-polar disorder which it’s believed he had. Periods of deep p depression followed by manic periods of intense creativity. Ian Sciven has an isolating Saturn in 12th aspecting this Moon along with an actively scattered Ketu from 10th house.

    • Miles Davis (3),  Liz Voth (3), Chelsea Manning (2),

Moon in Vishakha (Libra) 7th house

Rules the 4th house for Aries ascendant.

Phala Deepika: Moon in the 7th give “attractive personality and good looks. One marries a young and charming damsel and there is much love between the two.”

Jataka Bharnam: Moon in 7th house “native gets extremely proud, love-sick or lustful. They have a lean body, are devoid of wealth, politeness or humility.” “The native is exceptionally influenced by his wife.”

B.V. Raman: Moon in the 7th house: “The native will be passionate and easily roused to jealousy. Mother may die when the anti is young. Wife may be good-looking but the native will seek other women. Narrow-minded but sociable, he will be energetic and successful in life. He hails from a good  family if the moon is waxing and otherwise strong. He will suffer pain in the groin. He will be stingy. If Moon is waning he will always be quarrelling with enemies.”

BPHS: 4th lord in the 7th house: “highly learned in various branches of knowledge, will be apt to leave paternal property and will not be able to speak in an assembly; they lack capacity to express their feelings and ideas. Is not greedy for paternal property.”

B.V. Raman: 4th lord in the 7th house: “Generally happy: will command houses and lands. Will eek out a livelihood in distant lands or close to birthplace depending on wether the 7th house has a fixed or a movable sign.”

    • Steven Crowder (3), 

Moon in Vishakha (Libra) 8th house

Rules the 5th house for Pisces ascendant.

Phala Deepika: Moon in the 8th makes one “suffer from disease and shortens the life span.” “Death may come from cholera, water disease like giardia, ascites of pulmonary disease in general.”

Jataka Bharnam: Moon in 8th house “has a decayed body due to having many diseases, is extremely penurious and poor. He gets trouble from enemies and the king and remains restless in mind and heart.” “If the Moon is weak they will be short lived suffering from many diseases. The native fears accidents. This moon rouses their curiosity for mystery sciences like astrology, tantra, tarot. A weak moon here will cause the native to be involved in disputes over the mothers will. They will change residence often; moving from city to city. The will be disappointment, nervous disorder, worries, mental conflict, psychological problems, eye trouble, water born disease and fainting spells.”

B.V. Raman: Moon in the 8th house: “The native is subject to mental aberration. He is apprehensive and suffered from mental complexes. He will be capricious and unhealthy. The native may loose his mother in infancy or boyhood. He will be slender and eyesight will be weak. He acquires possessions easily through legacies and inheritance. He will be fond of fighting and amusement and be large hearted. The native suffers from excess perspiration. If Mars and Saturn conjoin this Moon the natives eye-sight will be afflicted.”

BPHS: 5th lord in the 8th house: “The native will have less progenic happiness, will be troubled by cough, pulmonary or respiratory disease, be given to anger and devoid of happiness.”

B.V. Raman: 5th lord in the 8th house: “Paternal property will be lost due to debts. There will be extinction of the family. The native will suffer from lung trouble. He will be peevish and unhappy, but not poor.”

    • Elizabeth Taylor (2), Valerie Solanas (2),  Nostradamus? (3),

Moon in Vishakha (Libra) 9th house

Rules the 6th house for Aquarius ascendant.

Phala Deepika: Moon in 9th house  makes one “effluent, virtuous, blessed with children; he is victorious and all his enterprise is crowned with success from the outset.”

Jataka Bharnam: Moon in 9th house “endows the native with wife and sone, a fondness for Puranic literature and stories, and a desire to do auspicious deeds and go on pilgrimage.” “People, especially women will have a feeling of respect and reverence around such a person. If the 7th lord is involved they will become lovers and might marry into such a relationship. They become popular for their good deeds and philanthropic works. The native gains lands, conveyances, harmonious atmosphere in domestic life, physical pleasures and comforts. There are many rises and falls in their life.”

B.V. Raman: Moon in the 9th house: “The native will be fortunate and prosperous. He will have many sons, friends and kinsmen. He will be principled and generous minded. If Saturn, Mars, and Mercury aspect he will become a ruler. If Moon combines with Mars there could be a fatal injury to mother. If Venus conjoins Moon he may live an immoral life. He will act in league with his step-mother. Saturn with this Moon causes on e to suffer much. The native may build charitable institutions. He will acquire good immovable property and visit foreign countries.”

BPHS: 6th lord in the 9th house: “The native will trade in wood and stones and confront many fluctuations in trade. Whenever the 6th and 9th houses are related in all way, rises and falls in fortune will be a frequent part of this natives destiny.”

B.V. Raman: 6th lord in the 9th house: “If well-fortified, father becomes a judge. The maternal uncle becomes highly fortunate. The will be misunderstandings with one’s father. There will be benefits from cousins. If afflicted: poverty, sinful acts, misfortune through relatives, ungrateful towards preceptor and engagement in unrighteous deeds. If moderate affliction the native becomes a mason, timber merchant or stone cutter.”

Moon in Vishakha (Libra) 10th house

Rules the 7th house for Capricorn ascendant.

Phala Deepika: Moon in the 10th house: One “performs good acts and is helpful to the virtuous.”

Jataka Bharnam: Moon in 10th house “native does not remain a person for good conduct and character. He has no friends, suffers eye disease, is of angry disposition, and has many enemies.” “Many rises and falls in profession and finances. They will be fond of festivities, earn livelihood from their fertile imagination, by trade of household articles, luxury items, or entertainment. Everything conceived and started by him is fulfilled.”

B.V. Raman: Moon in the 10th house: “The native will be religious, wealthy, intelligent, bold. He will succeed in all endeavours. He will obtain corn, ornaments, women and be skilful in the arts. He will be helpful and virtuous. Conjunct Jupiter the native will be learned in ancient subjects and skilled in astrology. If Saturn aspects the Moon, the native will be a dispassionate thinker but earring through printing and selling books.”

BPHS: 7th lord in the 10th house: “The natives wife will not remain under his control. The native himself will be religious and gifted with wealth and sons etc.”

B.V. Raman: 7th lord in the 10th house: “The native will flourish in a profession abroad or his career might involve constant travelling. One will have a devoted and faithful partner who is also likely to be employed and contributing the family income, or be helpful to the natives career. If afflicted, the natives partner may be over-ambitious, but without sufficient capacity. Consequently, the natives career may suffer and deteriorate.””

    • Wilhelm Rontgen (mechanical engineer invented X-ray machine (3)),  

Moon in Vishakha (Libra) 11th house

Rules the 8th house for Sagittarius ascendant.

Phala Deepika: Moon in the 11th: “The native is high minded, long-lived, endowed with riches, children and servants.”

Jataka Bharnam: Moon in 11th house “native gets exceptional honour, happiness of several kind of conveyance, is rich in righteous fame, sensual enjoyments and virtues.” “Ambitions are fulfilled, popular, attains glory, and has many daughters. A weak and heavily afflicted moon here will cut one off from society.”

B.V. Raman: Moon in the 11th house: “One will be noble, generous and blessed with riches, wife and children. Introspective by nature and quiet going, he will be famous and make profit through business. He will acquire vast lands and be helped in his endeavours by the fairer sex.”

BPHS: 8th lord in the 11th house:   “Devoid of wealth, miserable in boyhood, but happy later in life. If the 8th lord is conjunct a benefic they will be long lived.”

B.V. Raman: 8th lord in the 11th house: “Elder brother may pass through a difficult time; relationship with him will be strained and troubled. Or the elder brother may cause anguish to the native and his family though his unscrupulous behaviour and conduct. Business may suffer losses and run into debts. If benefics have influence there will be trouble, but the native gets help from friends and older brother to overcome. Afflictions will aggravate the malefic results.”

Commentary: Can causse a great split in public opinion. Will be a familiar face in the marketplace, the places where deals are being made. These places are always unpredictable and dangerous.

    • Nelson Mandela (3), Ratan Tata (1),  Derek Chauvin? (1),

Moon in Vishakha (Libra) 12th house

Rules the 9th house for Scorpio ascendant.

Phala Deepika: Moon in 12th “native is odious to others, miserable, humiliated and indolent.”

Jataka Bharnam: Moon in 12th house “person does not show good conduct or character, has no friends, suffers from eye disease, is of angry deposition, ands has many enemies.” “This native is emotional, sentimental, very imaginative and seeks imaginary happiness. He leaves his native area to live somewhere else.”

B.V. Raman: Moon in the 12th house: “The native may suffer some deformity. He will be narrow-minded, heard-hearted and mischievous. He prefers to lead an obscure life in solitude. Eye-sight will be weak. If the moon is waning and combines with Saturn sloth and lethargy will result.”

BPHS: 9th lord in the 12th house: “Will incur loss of fortunes, will always spend his money on auspicious acts and will become poor spending money to entertain guests.”

B.V. Raman: 9th lord in the 12th house: “Gives a poor back-ground. The native will suffer much and have to work very hard in life; even then success will not come to him. He will be religious and noble but always in want. Father may die early leaving the native penniless.”

Commentary: Sun and Moon conjunction  in this position is good for doctor as both Vikash and Dr Wasdin have this combination.

    • Dr. Howard Eugen Wasdin (Navy SEAL (2)), Dick Van Dyke (3), Osama Bin Laden (2), Kano Jigoro (Founder of Judo (1)), Paula Yates (1),


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