Tag: Pushya nakshatra

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 […]

Vedic Astrology for July, 2014

Mercury retrograde officially ended today in Vedic astrology, or Jyotish.  Before you run out and buy new technology and send all those emails that you’ve been postponing over the last three weeks, wait a few days till Mercury returns to a faster pace. It’s back to half its regular speed on July 7 and then […]

Pushya Moon

As  a predominantly lunar based system, Vedic astrology or Jyotish,  places great emphasis on the placement of the Moon over the placement of the Sun. The Moon represents our emotional body.  Jyotish tracks the movement of the Moon through the 12 signs of the zodiac and the 27 lunar constellations or nakshatras. Each nakshatra has specific qualities […]

Thursday Moon in Pushya Nakshatra

As  a predominantly lunar based system, Vedic astrology or Jyotish,  places great emphasis on the placement of the Moon over the placement of the Sun. The Moon represents our emotional body.  Jyotish tracks the movement of the Moon through the 12 signs of the zodiac and the 27 lunar constellations or nakshatras. Each nakshatra has specific qualities […]