Tag: Pushya

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 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 […]

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 […]