Vedic Astrology

Saturn in Magha The first pada is Saturn’s debilitated navamsha. They are likely to work in government service, working with the mass in a one size fits all sort of way. Of course this greatly restricts a persons expressions of personal or original intelligence, but it’s great for people we Read more
Moon in Uttara Ashada The Basics of  Uttara Ashadha (26º 40’ Sagittarius - 10º 00’ Capricorn.) Sigma Sagittarii (Ascella), Tau Sagittarii, Phi Sagittarii, Zeta Sagittarii (Nunki) Ruled by the Sun. The Universal star. Power to grant unchallengeable victory. The Later Victory, Wins the Final Battle, Makes the Winning Choice. Elephant Read more
20. Purva Ashadha 13º 20’ Sagittarius - 26º 40’ Sagittarius: Sagittarii: Epsilon (Kaus Australis), Delta (Kaus Media), (Kaus Borealis) Ruled by Venus. The Invincible star. Power to invigorate. Meaning: Former invincible one, previously undefeated, unsubdued. Aparajita. Main symbols: The hand-held fan, winnowing basket & an elephant Main deity: Apas - Read more
Three points to study your chart: 1. Planets in the signs. 2. Planets in the houses. 3. Ruler of a house in another house. If you're looking at the north indian chart. The houses always follow the same counter-clockwise order with the 1st house in the top middle. The number Read more
Mula Nakshatra “Om mani padre hum” -  “Hail to the jewel in the centre of the lotus.” (00º 00’ Sagittarius - 13º 20’ Sagittarius.)  Upsilon-Scorpii (Lesath = Al Las'ah = the Stinger), 9. Lambda-Scorpii (Shaula)  Ruled by Ketu The root star, origin star, foundation star.  Power to ruin, destroy, scatter things. Meaning: The Read more
“[They] are as a rule the legendary heroes of mankind, the very ones who are looked up to, loved, and worshipped, the true sons of God whose names perish not. … Their greatness has never lain in their abject submission to convention, but, on the contrary, in their deliverance from Read more
“Man is a mystery. It needs to be unravelled, and if you spend your whole life unravelling it, don't say that you've wasted time. I am studying that mystery because I want to be a human being.” ― Fyodor Dostoevsky  (3º 20’ Scorpio - 16º 40’ Scorpio.) Scorpionis: Beta (Acrab), Read more
Nakshatra research project goes deep into Vishakha and the 27 Nakshatraa's Read more
“The green reed which bends in the wind is stronger than the mighty oak which breaks in a storm.” Confucius  “A man is born gentle and weak; at his death he is hard and stiff. All things, including the grass and trees, are soft and pliable in life; dry and Read more
Ruled by Mars. (23º 20’ Virgo - 6 º40’ Libra.) Spica (Alpha-Virginis). Star of Opportunity. Power to accumulate merit. Meaning: Pleasing to look at, Beautiful, Variegated, Illusory, Magical Main deity: Tvasar - Vishwakarma - Celestial Architect & Craftsman Western Deities: Hephaestus Main symbol: Big Bright Shining Jewel Secondary symbol: A Read more
Ruled by Sun. (26º 40’ Leo - 10º 00’ Virgo.) Beta (Denebola) & 93-Leonis. Star of Patronage. Power to give prosperity. Main Deity: Aryaman  Greek Deity: The official system was patronage was designed as a way of regulating favours. You scratch my back and I'll scratch yours.  Meaning: The Latter Read more
Ruled by Venus. (13º 20’ Leo - 26º40’ Leo.) Leonis: Delta (Zosma) & Theta (Chetan) Leonis. Star of rest and relaxation Power of creative procreation; to combine polar opposites. Meaning: The Former Reddish One, the Little Fig Tree, the Fruit of the Tree.  Main Deity: Bhaga - the Morning Star Read more
(00º00’ Leo - 13º 20’ Leo.) Leonis: Alpha (Regulus, the little king), Eta (Al Jabhah), Zeta (Adhafera), Mu (Rasalias), Epsilon, Lambda (Alterf), & Kappa. Heart of the Lion. Ruled by Ketu. Star of Regality or Sovereignty. Power to leave the body Meaning: Mighty, Magnanimous, Magnificent, the Most Important, the Most Read more
Ruled by Saturn. (3° 20’ - 16° 40’ Cancer.) The Donkeys in the Manger: Theta, Gamma & Eta Cancri. Star cluster Beehive M-44. Star of nourishment. Ability to create spiritual energy. Main deity: Brihaspati Meaning: Nourisher, Nurturer, Yielding. Most Auspicious & Prosperous. Main symbols: Milk Yielding Udder of a Cow Read more