05th Sep 2015
The Ayanamsha

The Ayanamsha

The zodiac that is used in Vedic Astrology, is very different from the one used in Western Astrology. The Vedic system uses the sidereal (fixed) zodiac, which is based on...

26th Aug 2015
Meena (Pisces) Rashi

Meena (Pisces) Rashi

The 12th sign is Meena (Pisces). Parashara describes Meena as follows: “It resembles a pair of fish, one tailed with the head of the other. This rashi is strong at...

25th Aug 2015
Kumbha (Aquarius) Rashi

Kumbha (Aquarius) Rashi

The 11th sign is Kumbha (Aquarius). Parashara describes Kumbha as follows: “It represents a man holding a pot. Its complexion is deep brown. It has a medium build and is...

25th Aug 2015
Vrischika (Scorpio) Rashi

Vrischika (Scorpio) Rashi

The 8th sign is Vrischika (Scorpio). Parashara describes Vrischika as follows: “It has a slender physique and is a centipede rashi. It denotes Brahmins and resides in holes. Its direction...

24th Aug 2015
Makara (Capricorn) Rashi

Makara (Capricorn) Rashi

The 10th sign is Makara (Capricorn). Parashara describes Makara as follows: “It has Shani as the lord and has predominance of Tamo guna (a disposition seen in demons). It is...

24th Aug 2015
Dhanu (Sagittarius) Rashi

Dhanu (Sagittarius) Rashi

The 9th sign is Dhanu (Sagittarius). Parashara describes Dhanu as follows:      “It rises with its head and is lorded by Guru. It is a Sattvic rashi and is tawny...

24th Aug 2015
Tula (Libra) Rashi

Tula (Libra) Rashi

The 7th sign is Tula (Libra). Parashara describes Tula as follows: “It is a Seershodaya rashi rising with its head; Tula is strong during daytime. It is black in complexion...

24th Aug 2015
Kanya (Virgo) Rashi

Kanya (Virgo) Rashi

The 6th sign is Kanya (Virgo). Parashara describes Kanya as follows: “It is a resident of the hills, and is strong in daytime. It rises with its head and has...

24th Aug 2015
Singha (Leo) Rashi

Singha (Leo) Rashi

The 5th sign is Singha (Leo). Parashara describes Singha as follows: “It is ruled by Surya and is Sattvic. It is a quadruped and a royal rashi. It relates to...

24th Aug 2015
Karka (Cancer) Rashi

Karka (Cancer) Rashi

The 4th sign is Karka (Cancer). Parashara describes Karka as follows:      “It is pale red. It relates to forests and represents Brahmins. It is strong during the nights. It...

24th Aug 2015
Mithuna (Gemini) Rashi

Mithuna (Gemini) Rashi

The third sign is Mithuna (Gemini). Parashara describes Mithuna as follows:      “It rises with its head and represents a male and a female holding a mace and lute. It...

23rd Aug 2015
Vrishabha (Taurus) Rashi

Vrishabha (Taurus) Rashi

The second sign is Vrishabha (Taurus). Parashara describes Vrishabha as follows:      “It’s complexion is white, and is lorded by Venus. It is long and is a quadruped sign. It...

23rd Aug 2015
Mesha (Aries) Rashi Know about Aries

Mesha (Aries) Rashi Know about Aries

The first Rashi is Mesha (Aries). Parashara describes Mesha as follows:      “The complexion of Aries is blood-red. It has a prominent (big) body. It is a quadruped sign and...

23rd Aug 2015
The Rashis (Signs)

The Rashis (Signs)

The Rashis (zodiac signs) form the cosmic background through which the Grahas move. At the time of birth, each Graha will be found in one of the 12 Rashis. The...

12th Aug 2015
What are Nakshatras and Difference with Rashi

What are Nakshatras and Difference with Rashi

Much the same as the Rashis, the Nakshatras additionally separate the zodiac into just as divided fragments. There are 27 Nakshatras, every taking up 13’20”. The Nakshatras are additionally called...