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THE NODES (RAHU / KETU) & ATMAKARKA IN INDIAN VEDIC ASTROLOGY

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THE NODES (RAHU / KETU) & ATMAKARKA IN INDIAN VEDIC ASTROLOGY
By Acharya V Shastri


For an astrologer the main keys to discerning the right path for an individual is to study the atmakaraka and the nodes Rahu and Ketu in the horoscope.

The atmakaraka planet shows the aspiration of the soul in the present incarnation. This planet is the filter through which the rest of the horoscope finds expression. If the atmakaraka is weak or afflicted, at the deepest internal level the individual will have strong impulses to take the wrong turns in life. Therefore understanding the highest expression of the atmakaraka planet and conscientiously following that is the only way to approach life.
The importance of the nodes in the chart cannot be overlooked. They are the thread which the entire horoscope delicately rests upon. Rahu shows the untapped potential in the present life which will unlock the true power of the horoscope. The correct harnessing of Ketu's talents and expression has to be …

MATURITY OF ALL NINE PLANETS & All TWELVE HOUSES By ACHARYA V SHASTRI

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MATURITY OF ALL NINE PLANETS & All TWELVE HOUSES



What makes Vedic Astrology superior to other Divination systems, including Western Astrology, is its level of accuracy and precision in prediction. Predictive methods are based on very complex calculations and there are numerous methods which will pinpoint timing down to the exact minute. However there is a simple method which gives remarkable results and should be taken into account when seeing a chart.

Planets and houses are said to give their maturity effects at certain ages in a person's life. The planets are more significant in this regard. When a planet matures at a certain age, the full potential of the planet will be able to manifest at that time. Whatever a planet promises in the chart, will be clearly visible in a person's life at that age.
This is a very important method of prediction and can often work like magic. In some cases just knowing a person's age without having access to their chart can give you a st…