Are You Courageous? Check Your Third House

Karma is irrevocable, whether you like it or not, it heralds you through a maze of impediments, joys, howlers, achievements, humiliating situations, etc. You may be tired of needless and fruitless journeys. You almost become a neurotic, through overbearing sisters or brothers. Often you overestimate intentions of your friends and get into an awkward position.Continue reading “Are You Courageous? Check Your Third House”

The scales in Egypt – Origin of Libra

First stop on the soul’s trip was the Halls of Ma’ati, where the dead person’s heart would be weighed on a two-armed scale of the kind used in Ancient Egypt for weighing gold and jewels. Ma’ati meant Double Ma’at — double not in the evil-twin sense of “double,” but in the times-two sense — doubleContinue reading “The scales in Egypt – Origin of Libra”

The origin of the Libra constelation

The constellation is Libra, the scales or balance, and as a present-day zodiac sign it rules from September 23 to October 22. One explanation of its name is that it rises at the time of the autumnal equinox, when the day and the night are of equal length, a balance being a device for determiningContinue reading “The origin of the Libra constelation”

Where are the Nine Planets ? by Prof. P S Sastri

WE OFTEN speak of nine planets and we have the mantras and stotras for the nine planets. In Sanskrit the word graha means a planet which has a gravitational pull (Graha), the power to attract. The constellations of our zodiac are called Nakshatras. The others are called stars (tara). What are the nine planets ?Continue reading “Where are the Nine Planets ? by Prof. P S Sastri”

Astrology and the search for True Love by Dr Suresh Sharma

Sunsets, walks, talks, drives in the countryside, holding hands candle-light dinners, soft music. It’s all part of romance. Just the sound of the word rouses hopes and recalls memories. There is a longing for romance in most of us. After romance, the logical progression is to love. Above all else, that’s what we call desireContinue reading “Astrology and the search for True Love by Dr Suresh Sharma”

Mutual Relations in Astrology

by L R Chawdhri In day-to-day life we find that some persons disturb you, attract you, hate you or annoy you for no reasons. So question arises why people should have such impact on you. Let us analyse this question in a methodical way through astrology. Mutual harmony between two persons of the same sex,Continue reading “Mutual Relations in Astrology”

Saturn and problems with delayed marriage in Indian culture

by R M Banerjee Delayed marriage is one of the most pressing problems which riddles the modern society of India. Whatever be the social, economic, educational and demographic reasons behind this malaise, there is no denial of the fact that practicing astrologers and columnists in astrological magazine are being continuously pestered with questions from anxiousContinue reading “Saturn and problems with delayed marriage in Indian culture”