Tag: mercury retrgorade

Handling Mercury retrograde August and September 2016

Mercury retrograde begins again on August 30, 2016.  While many people dread times when Mercury is retrograde, Vedic astrology, or Jyotish, offers a somewhat varying perspective than Western astrology.  In Vedic astrology, retrogression makes a planet stronger.  This Mercury retrograde August and September 2016 is different from past ones this year.  This time, Mercury is […]

Vedic Astrology for May, 2015

As we examine what lies ahead for Jyotish, or Vedic astrology for May, 2015, it is helpful to look retrospectively at the past month. With so many planets strong during the month of April, we experienced the catastrophic earthquake in Nepal, a volcano eruption in Chile, and violence and unrest in Baltimore. Two strong natural […]