Category: Vedic Astrology

Vedic astrology and world events for the second half of 2019

This is a follow up to my previous post which attempted to shed light on the recent world events – political, environmental, international, and personal. If we can better grasp why something is happening, then we can make more informed decisions. We can choose to participate in implementing change in meaningful and effective manners.  As […]

Thursday Moon in Guru Pushya Nakshatra

Vedic astrology or Jyotish,  places great emphasis on the placement of the Moon. The Moon represents our emotional body.  Jyotish tracks the movement of the Moon through the zodiac and the 27 lunar constellations or nakshatras.  Thursday, July 4, 2019 marks a spiritually auspicious placement of the Moon.  The Thursday Moon is in Pushya nakshatra. The […]

Mercury retrograde July, 2019

Mercury retrograde July, 2019: Keep your communications cool

The second Mercury retrograde of the year will soon commence. Mercury retrograde July, 2019 runs from the 7th to the 31st.  Vedic astrology or Jyotish offers a somewhat varying perspective than Western astrology. In Vedic astrology, retrogression makes a planet stronger. Mercury deals with communication (oral, written and technological), commerce, short trips, the intellect, education, […]