TO THE WORLD OF ASTROLOGY
determines the type of body, general health, longevity, as well as
apparent traits of a person visible to the world.
born in Aries will have a certain amount of independent thinking and
reasoning faculty. Aries will be capable. Aries may not be strict
followers of convention. They are lovers of scientific thought and
philosophy; have their own ideas of right and wrong and are strongly bent
upon educational pursuits. As the Ram rules them, Aries are rather
stubborn but often frank, impulsive and courageous. Aries are more
gossipers than practical men. They sometimes require a certain amount of
cajolery and sycophancy to raise them to action. Aries become pioneers. As
Mars is the lord of Aries, they will be martial in spirit. Their
constitution will be hot, and they are occasionally subject to hot
complaints, piles and the like, and must avoid enterprises obviously
involving any serious risks. Aries love beauty, art and elegance. The
diseases Aries suffer from will be mostly those of the head and unpleasant
sightseeing may often lead to mental affliction and derangement of brain.
Their build will be slender and females generally possess fairly perfect
contours. One peculiarity is craning the neck.
stature of the persons born in Taurus or Vrishabha will be medium or short
and often inclined towards corpulence, lips thick, complexion swarthy,
square face, well-shaped lips and dark hair are prominent features. Women
in Taurus are generally handsome. They generally resemble the bull in
their behavior toward new people if they are not listened to properly.
They have their own principles and ways. Often they have a piercing
intellect. They shine well as authors, book dealers and journalists. They
are not bound by sentimentality but appreciate truth. They are remarkable
for their ability to commit to memory. Physical and mental endurance of
Taurus are note-worthy. They have much business knack and good intuition.
They often think they are born to exercise authority over others and in a
sense they are right. They are sensitive to physical influences. They are
often liable to extremes, zealous and easily accessible to adulteration.
They are sensitive to suffer from nervous complaints after their fiftieth
year but their memory and powers of imagination will never deceive them.
They are slow to anger, but when provoked, furious like the bull. Taurus
are passionate and may become preys to sexual diseases in their old age
unless they moderate their pleasures and learn to exercise self-control.
when born in Gemini or Mithuna is rising have a wavering mind, often tall
and straight in nature and active in motion, forehead broad, eyes clear
and nose, a bit snub. Gemini is active and become experts in mathematical
sciences; and mechanical sciences provided Saturn has some strong
influence over them. They will be "jack of all trades but master of
none". Gemini is vivacious, but liable to be inconstant. They will
have sudden nervous breakdowns and must exercise a certain amount of
caution in moving with the opposite sex; a habit of self-control must be
cultivated. Mind of Gemini will be often conscious of their own faults.
Gemini is liable to fraud and deceit will characterize their nature. If
evil planets are found in Gemini, trickery and deceit will characterize
their nature. Many of these traits can be corrected by training.
born under Cancer or Kataka have a middle-sized body, face full, nose
snubbed to some extent and complexion white. They often have a double
chin. They are very intelligent, bright and frugal and equally
industrious. Their frugality often takes the form of miserliness. They are
sympathetic but moral cowardice will be present. They will be much
attached to their children and family. Their extreme sensitiveness renders
them nervous and queer. Their minds will be bent upon schemes of trade and
manufacture. They often meet with disappointments in marriage and love
affairs. They are very talkative, self-reliant, honest and unbending.
Cancer has reputation for love of justice and fair play. Saturn's
situation in the ascendant is not desirable.
born under Leo or Simha will be majestic in appearance, broad shoulders,
and bilious constitution and bold and respectful in appearance. They
possess the knack to adapt them to any condition of life. They are rather
ambitious and sometimes avaricious too. They are independent thinkers.
They stick up to orthodox cal principles in religion but are perfectly
tolerant towards to others percepts and practices. Leo is lovers of fine
arts and literature and possess a certain amount of philosophical
knowledge. They are voracious readers. If the ascendant or the tenth house
is afflicted, they may not succeed in life as much as they expect. They
put forth much struggle. Their ambitions remain unfulfilled to some extent
unless the horoscope has certain definite Raja-yogas. They are capable of
non-attachment and contentment. As Saturn happens to be lord of the 7th,
Leo must resist the temptation of yielding much to their wives or husbands
if domestic happiness is to prevail.
born when Kanya or Virgo is rising will exhibit their intelligence and
memory when quite young. They will be middle-sized persons and exhibit
taste in art and literature. Their chest will be prominent and when
afflicted, very weak also. They are discriminating and emotional and are
carried away by impulses. As authors, Virgo make real progress especially
in Bhouthika Sastras and Rasayan Sastras (Physical and Chemical Sciences)
and can judge things at a glance. Virgo love music and fine arts and
acquire much power and influence over other people. They are liable to
suffer from nervous breakdowns and paralysis when the sign is afflicted.
Other combinations warranting Virgo can become great philosophers or
writers. They are generally lucky in respect of their wives or husbands.
complexion of persons born in Libra or Tula sign will be fair, their
stature middle-sized, face broad, eyes fine, chest broad and light,
appearance handsome, constitution rather phlegmatic, sensual disposition
and keen observation. They have keen foresight and reason out things from
the standpoint of their own views. Firm in conviction and unmoved by mean
motives they are somewhat susceptible to the feelings of others' minds.
They are more idealists than realists or practical men and often
contemplate upon schemes like building castles in the air. Libra is not
sensitive to what others say to them. But as political leaders and
religious reformers they exert tremendous influence over masses and
sometimes their zeal and enthusiasm goes to such a high pitch that they
force their views upon others of opposite thoughts not realizing the
baneful after-effects of such procedure. They love excitement and have the
power of intuition upon which they often rely for their own guidance. They
are not amenable to reason. Libra is a great lover of music. Libra have a
special liking for truth and honesty and do not hesitate to sacrifice even
their lives at the alters of freedom and fair play. Domestic life of Libra
may be crossed by frequent tensions.
born under Scorpio or Vrishchika sign have youthful appearance, a generous
disposition and fierce eyes. Scorpio are fickle minded and love much
excitement. Scorpio are inclined to sensual things in reality while they
will not hesitate to philosophies upon the merits of controlling sensual
pleasures. Even females born in Scorpio sign will have more of masculine
tendencies. They are good correspondents and invite from among people
throughout the world. They can become expert musicians if they care to
practice the art. They are proficient in fine arts, dancing and the like
and no doubt they have a philosophic disposition. They set at naught
conventional habits and customs. They vehemently uphold their own views
but nevertheless will not clash with those holding opposite ones.
Constitution of Scorpio will be hot and they are liable to suffer from
piles after their 30th year. They are silent and dignified and never speak
before weighing each and every word. Scorpio is a good conversationalist
as well as writers and often rely too much on their own intelligence.
Married life of Scorpio may not be quite happy not only due to
temperamental differences but also due to illness affecting the generative
system of the partner, unless there are other compensating combinations.
(Dhanus) Jupiter rules this sign and persons born under this sign will
generally be inclined towards corpulence. Sagittarius possesses almond
eyes and their hair is brown. They are of a phlegmatic temperament.
Sagittarius are somewhat conventional and sometimes business like also.
They are prompt and uphold conservative views. They will be attracted
towards the study of occult philosophy and sciences. In these departments
of knowledge Sagittarius can acquire mastery. They are too callous and
enthusiastic. They hate all external show. Sagittarius is God-fearing,
honest, humble and free from hypocrisy. They never think of schemes, which
are calculated to disturb the progress of others. Sagittarius generally
exercise control over their food and drinks but in regard to their
relationship with the opposite sex restraint is called for. They are
brilliant, their manners affable, winning and hearts, pure. Sagittarius is
prone to be misunderstood unintentionally by others on account of their
hastiness in conversation. In their later years they must be careful about
their lungs as they are liable to suffer from rheumatic pains and the
like. Combinations for political power warranting, persons born in
Sagittarius sign will exercise power with firmness and justice and without
yielding to corruptive influences.
born in Capricorn or Makara sign will be tall, reddish brown in color with
prominent hair on the eyebrows and the chest. Women born in Capricorn will
be handsome and youngish in appearance. Capricorn has large teeth and
sometimes protruding outside the lips and presenting an uncouth appearance
if the second house is afflicted. The lips of Capricorn are fleshy and
ladies have an inviting appearance. They have the knack of adopting
themselves to circumstances and environments. They have great aspirations
in life and cannot economies funds even if they were to be under the
influence of adversity. They are modest, liberal and gentlemanly in
business transactions. Capricorn is noted for their perseverance and
strong mindedness. In fact they are stoical to the miseries of life. They
are possessed of sympathy, generosity and philanthropy and take great
interest in literature, science and education. Sometimes they are
vindictive. When Saturn is badly posited, Capricorn are possessed of
bigotry. God-fearing and humble they make good husbands or wives.
Depending upon the disposition of the 9th house Capricorn can become
philosophically minded or develop social consciousness.
"Water Bearer" sign in which the birth of an individual is
condemned as the birth lord becomes the lord of the house of loss, has to
its credit some of the greatest philosophers and seers. Those born under
Aquarius or Kumbha sign will be tall, lean, fairly handsome, manners
winning, appearance attractive, and disposition elegant. Lips of Aquarius
are flush, cheeks broad with prominent temples and buttocks. They are
highly intelligent and make friends of others very soon. They are peevish
and when provoked, rise like a bulldog but their anger is very soon
subsided. They are pure in heart and always inclined to help others. They
shine very well as writers and good spokesman. They are at times timid.
Aquarius feel shy to exhibit their talents but their conversation will be
most interesting and highly instructive. They will specialize in subjects
like astrology, psychology and healing arts, etc. Literacy greatness of
Aquarius will come before the world when they are quite young and they
themselves will not be able to estimate their capacities well, while
others find in them something remarkable and extraordinary. They are
intuitive and good judges of character. Aquarius have no organizing
capacity and are devoted to their husbands or wives and never betray the
interests of even their enemies, when trust is placed in them. Aquarius is
liable to suffer from colic troubles and must take special precautions to
safeguard themselves against diseases incidental to exposure to cold
weather. On the whole Aquarius people have something subtle in them, which
endears them to all they come in contact with.
born in Pisces or Meena sign will be fair, stout and moderately tall.
Pisces are reserved in their manners and are liable to draw premature
conclusions on any matter. They are God-fearing. Pisces are generally
superstitious and religious, rigid in the observance of orthodox cal
principles and can forego anything but their orthodoxy; or they can be
exactly the opposite. They are somewhat stubborn, rather timid, and
ambitious to exercise authority over others. They are true friends and are
proud of their educational and other attainments. If the lord of the 7th
is badly afflicted, Pisces will have double marriage. They are restless
and fond of history, antiquarian talks and mythological masterpieces.
Pisces are frugal in spending money and though generally dependent upon
others thorough out their life still bear a mark of independence. Pisces
are just in their dealings and fear to transgress the laws of truth. With
all this, they lack self-confidence.