Vedic Astrology

An Introduction to The 27 Lunar Mansions (For Western Astrologers)

posted by Manoj Soma January 1, 2013

 When man first looked at the heavens to comprehend his relationship with the universe the constellations had no form or name.  The earliest forms of divination were based on simple premises such as the observation of the sun, the moon and it’s movement against the backdrop of stars in the night sky. In Vedic, fixed […]

Vedic Astrology – Introduction

posted by Rup Krishen December 1, 2012

The beginning of Astrology in India is rooted in ancient times when man started correlating his activities with planetary movements. And thus gradually the science of predictive astrology was born. In ancient times, Astrology was practiced in India both by saints and kings alike. Sages like Bhrighu, Narada and Parashara and kings like Kalyanverma have […]

Nakshatras or Lunar Mansions

posted by Rup Krishen November 6, 2012

The twelve signs of the zodiac are said to be owned by the seven planets from Sun to Saturn. Sun and Moon own only one sign each, whereas Mars, Mercury, Jupiter, Venus and Saturn own two signs each. It is said that the Nakshatras or Lunar Mansions are based on the idea that specific stars […]

Learning more about Indian astrology

posted by johnmystik January 20, 2012

What is astrology? This is the question that many get, particularly those don’t know about it. astrology is nothing but the study of relationships and patterns in motion, our birth chart, the making up of elements and making use of that knowledge as a tool for finding the meaning. Astrology can be categorized more into […]