A recurrent question I hear lately is, “WHAT is going on these days?” This refers to all the troublesome activity in the world as well as personal turmoil. One reason for the heightened state of tensions is that Mars is blazing brightly in Capricorn. Capricorn is Mars’ sign of exaltation or greatest strength in Vedic astrology […]
Retrograde planets abound!
We’re currently in the midst of Mercury retrograde and everyone is all too familiar with that regular astronomical phenomenon. However, other planets also turn retrograde. Retrograde planets abound in the next few months! Jupiter is currently retrograde in Libra. In addition, Saturn retrograde commences on April 17. The Vedic astrology view on retrograde planets is that they […]
Vedic astrology for December, 2016
As the year draws to a close, and we experience another cycle of Mercury retrograde in Jyotish or Vedic astrology for December, 2016, it’s a perfect time for reflecting on your personal victories and challenges during 2016 and forming resolutions for 2017. There’s also a Kala Sarpa planetary cluster and the unusual situation of three […]
Vedic astrology for November, 2016
Jyotish, or Vedic astrology for November, 2016 begins on the heels of the Indian new year and provides a prime opportunity for new beginnings. Mars and Saturn re-engage and test our boundaries. Bold Mars is at its peak performance, while the Sun makes great effort to shine its light and illumine our lives. MARS EXALTED […]