Tag: Jupiter

Jupiter in Ashlesha

In Vedic astrology or Jyotish, Jupiter has been exalted or at its peak of strength in Cancer since June, 2014.  Jupiter was previously in nurturing Pushya nakshatra and then went into Ashlesha nakshatra on September 2.  We will have Jupiter in Ashlesha for the duration of its stay in Cancer (mid-July, 2015).  On December 8, […]

Vedic astrology for November, 2014

Vedic astrology for November, 2014 marks a dramatic shift which will last approximately three years.  Saturn is moving out of exaltation in Libra in Vedic astrology or Jyotish, and moving into Scorpio, a sign owned by its astrological enemy Mars. Saturn’s movement signifies a time of change for each of us, depending on our astrological […]

Thursday Moon in Guru Pushya Nakshatra

One of the highlights of this year in Vedic astrology is that the great benefic Jupiter is exalted, or at its highest strength, in Cancer.  Jupiter signifies both spirituality as well as spiritual teachers.  While an exalted Jupiter is quite important, as  a predominantly lunar based system, Vedic astrology or Jyotish,  places great emphasis on the placement […]

Jupiter and Venus planetary war in Cancer

  Jupiter is currently exalted, or at its highest point in the zodiac, in Vedic astrology.  In Vedic astrology or Jyotish, we analyze how the nine planets occupy the 360 degree arc of the zodiac. Each planet has its own unique characteristics and enjoys having the room to do so. Venus and Jupiter will be […]

Jupiter in Pushya nakshatra

A very momentous planetary transit has just occurred in Vedic astrology, or Jyotish.  The most revered benevolent planet in Vedic astrology has moved into its highest spiritual placement.  An exalted Jupiter has changed constellations or nakshatras from Punarvasu to Pushya. Jupiter in Pushya nakshatra is a placement that Indians highly anticipate, as it occurs once […]

Jupiter in Cancer

Today marks a highly anticipated day in Vedic astrology, or Jyotish.  Today is the day that the great benefic planet Jupiter moves from Gemini into Cancer.  Jupiter in Cancer is its place of exaltation or greatest strength. The placement of Jupiter in Cancer can be a very momentous time for many people. In Vedic astrology, […]

Vedic Astrology for June, 2014

A much anticipated planetary shift is occurring in Vedic Astrology for June, 2014.   Jupiter, “the great benefic” in Vedic Astrology, or Jyotish, is entering Cancer for one year, starting June 18. Cancer is the sign of Jupiter’s exaltation or place of greatest strength.  The last time that Jupiter was in Cancer was from July, 2002 […]