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Vedic Astrology vs. Vedic Astrology

QUESTION: So if I am understanding correctly, you calculate the signs using tropical astro and nakshatras using Vedic?

“Vedic” means “belonging to the Veda,” it doesn’t mean “sidereal.” 

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Is "Vedic Astrology" Really "Vedic"?

“Vedic Astrology” sounds so cool! It sounds so ancient and mystical.

In actuality, however, there are very few ancient texts dealing with jyotish. You may balk at that statement, but please allow me to define how I am using the terms “ancient” and “jyotish.”  390 more words

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Magic Gems and Karma?

Question: Situations manifest in our lives as karmaphala, due to our previous deeds. However, many people say that after they put on a gemstone or started worshipping some Demigod, things changed for them. 186 more words

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4 Elements & 4 Ambitions

Fire is the element of the east, where the sun rises. It gives light and heat and punishes. Therefore it is the element of dharma – morality, which is stewarded by the kṣatriya (ruler). 368 more words

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Some Examples of Relationship Astrology Principles

The way things align between two people describes how those two people align in their interpersonal relationship.

Having Mercury well aligned between two people, for example, signifies that these people can communicate effectively, as a result of the way they both think. 241 more words

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Jupiter, You Fool!

Q:  My jupiter is in Capricorn. I’ve heard that it’s therefore pointless to teach me anything.

If Jupiter in Capricorn were the only thing in your chart, then you would definitely be a faithless, negative, self-serving yet self-defeating fool. 94 more words

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Water Signs are "Brahmana"?

Q: Recently I was told that  water signs are brahmana  (intellectual) signs, fire signs are ksatriya (leadership) signs, earth signs are vaisya (economic) signs and air signs are… 390 more words

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