Exalted Baddies – Episode 7 of Astro Q&A

What if a bad planet is exalted or in its own sign – is it a good or bad thing? In synastry what do we consider to be a conjunction, opposition, trine, and so on? Is it by degree or by sign or both? Where does the first house start? I’ve heard that the first…

Vedāṁga Jyotiṣa – Part 1

I will organize this presentation in leiu of the work of Professor T.S. Kuppanna Sastry and Dr. K.V Sarma. It combines the two versions of Vedāṁga Jyotiṣa found in Ṛg and Yajur Veda. Introduction I purify myself by bowing my head to the Creator, whom I envision as being the power within the five-year cycles…

Importance of Electional Astrology

If you do something at the right time (on an “auspicious date”) the effect will be far far better than if you do something at the wrong time, on an “inauspicious date.” The bad effects of an inauspicious date depend on the exact nature of what is inauspicious about the date. But in general, lets…