Astrology is philosophical as Evolutionary Astrology is used by philosophers and Seers. To discern the evolutionary status of the native, Evolutionary Astrology is used. The four functions of Mind are Manas, Buddhi, Chitha and Ahamkara. Manas is the processing Mind Chitha is the storage of impressions in the Subconscient Buddhi is the intellect Ahamkara is the Ego In Astrology, Manas is ruled by the Moon Chitha by by Venus Budhhi by Mercury and Jupiter & Ahamkara by Mars, Sun and Saturn The ten heads of Ego (Ravana) symbolically are Kama - Lust Krodha - Anger Mada - Pride Moha - Avarice Matsarya - Jealousy Raga - Attachment Manas - Processing Mind Buddhi - Intellect Chitha - Subconcious Mind Ahamkara - Ego We have to remove the ten heads of the Ego to attain to Self Actualisation. The Self is Bliss Absolute ( Ananda ), Absolute and Infinite ( Poorna ) & Non-dual ( Advaya ) Some Important Yogas in Astrology Sakata Yoga - This is a negative yoga. When Jupiter and the Moon are in 6/8 or 2/12 positions, Sakata Yoga is caused. Sakata means wheel and the native will have vicissitudes or cyclical upheavals like the wheel ! Kalyana Sakata Yoga - In the Sakata Yoga, when Jupiter is angular, Kalyana Sakata Yoga is caused.
This is a positive yoga as it cancels Sakata Yoga. The native is longlived and prosperous and handsome. Nisva Yoga - This is caused when the 2nd lord is in the 12th. This is a negative Yoga. Lakshmi yoga - This is caused when the Ascendant lord is strong and the Lord of Fortune is angular and powerful Moola kendra thirkoneshu bhagyake paramochake Lagnadhipo baladye cha Lakshmee yoga udeerithah Duryoga - This results when the 10th lord is in the 12th. The native becomes unlucky as afar as profession is concerned. Anabha Yoga is caused by planets in the 12th from the Moon. The Anapha Yoga caused by Mars is excellent- the native becomes aggressive, with business talent, with beautiful body and highly skilled. There is another Prosperity Yoga called Vasumath Yoga. Vasu in Sanskrit means prosperity. Vasumath Yoga results when the Upachayas, that is 3,6,10 & 11 Houses are tenanted by benefics. Lagnath Atheeva Vasuman Vasuman Sasankath Soumya Grahe Upachayopagathe Samasthai ! 16 types of Raja Yogas are formed when Jupiter, Saturn and Mars gets exalted, in angles ! Swachcheshu Shodasa Nripa Kathithaika Lagne ! Or when two of them are exalted and Ascendant lord is angular and powerful Dwiakasirtheshu thadai prathame vilagne Swakshetrage shashini shodasa bhoomipasyu Prosperity Yoga or Lakshmi Yoga Lakshmi Yoga results when If the 9th lord is powerfully posited, either in exaltation or own house and is angular or trinal If the Ascendant lord is powerful Moola kendra thrikoneshu bhagyake paramochhake Laganadhipo baladyecha Lakshmee yoga udeerithah Results of Lakshmi Yoga - one has appreciable affluence and is always above want. Respectable, learned,noble, wealthy, will be handsome in appearance and will possess all the comforts of life.
Learning Yoga or Vairincha Yoga This is a philosophical Yoga. Vairinchi means Saraswathi and this is a yoga for learning. This yoga results when Jupiter and Saturn are powerful and angular and the Lord of the Ascendant is also angular and powerful. Expounder of Absolute Knowledge, genius, of the nature of Veds, Jovial, never moving away from the Righteous Path, with disciples galore Gentle, with wealth and with lustre divine Long-lived, with mastery of sense organs, bowed by all, such is the Vairincha born ! Yoga for the Eightfold Prosperity ( Ashta Laksmi Yoga ) If the North Node ( Rahu ) is in the 6th And if Jupiter is angular Then this Yoga is formed This combination for Eightfold Prosperity ! Shashta sthana gathe Rahu Lagna Kendra gathe Gurau Ashtalakshmee samayuktham Madhyavan Keerthiman Nara The Eightfold Prosperity, whose symbols are the Eight Lakshmis, the Ashta Lakmis, the Ashta Vasus are Dhana Lakshmi - Wealth as prosperity Dhanya Lakshmi - Agriculture as prosperity Dhairya Lakshmi - Courage " Vijaya Laksmi - Victory " Adi Laksmi - Power " Vidya Laksmi Learning " Gaja Lakshmi Will Power " Santhana Lakshmi Children as prosperity The native born under this yoga, enjoys the Eightfold Prosperity. Rahu and Jupiter should be powerful, however, to confer the full benefits of this yoga.
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