Astrological predictions have since long baffled the man.He wanted answers to his psychic quest,methods of self-realization and a knowledge of his ultimate goal.Astrology indicated that his everyday life was guided and controlled by some super physical powers as well as by his inner core of the being his soul.These are ethereal concepts which cannot be described in concrete language.The religious descriptions of this spiritual aspect of one’s being are veiled in myths and allegoris.These can be comprehended only by the use of proper keys to the various hidden forces operating on man.These keys are difficult to obtain but the occult teachers have indicated different clues to unravel the mysteries of hidden spiritual force.The stellar science revealed the special line on which individual was progressing.Astrology to be useful most recognize the different stages of spiritual unfoldment.The present study suggests some of these principles which could illumines the mind of the reader and help him in his quest for self realization and the knowledge of his ultimate goal.
This is the first volume of the Vedic Astrologer’s Handbook and is the cornerstone of the series. It presents the components of the astrological art-the planets, signs, the houses and the lunar mansions. These concepts are presented in the context of a continuing process of self-discovery and spiritual development.Bepin Behari’s unique esoteric lens probes the rules which govern the determination of planetary strength, the construction of the divisional charts (Vargas) and the principle yogas or combinations. This book is an extremely valuable tool for anyone who wants to learn the art of Vedic Astrology and the spiritual principles upon which this in depth ancient science is founded.
This is the second volume of the Vedic Astrologer’s Handbook and is unique in many respects. It is remarkably complete-it shows the impulses likely to be generated by the planets in different signs and houses of the natal chart. A planet’s placement may radically alter its impact. Every planet precipitates its special influence depending upon the sign in which it is placed and the house it occupies. This is the only accessible volume in the Vedic (Hindu) field which offers such a thorough treatment of the subject.
The book explains the challenges each one of a sign has to face in life and even what the sign’s symbol stands for and signifies.For example, Sagittarius is the centaur, half human, half horse, shooting an arrow into the unknown.This sign therefore symbolizes the bridge between the divine and the human, the twilight zone of the celestial and the terrestrial regions.
A treatise in Vedanga Jyotish.
An intensive esoteric inquiry into Zodiacal Signs and lunar mansions to indicate the individual’s egoic progress towards self-realization and attainment of one’s ultimate destiny. This unusual study attempts to discuss the evolutionary impact of astrological factors.Sorrows,frustration,ill-health, poverty, social and marital discord arise when the individual tried to resist the psychological orientation needed for one’s enduring unfoldment.The usual remedial measures for planetary afflictions are mere short-term palliatives which do not result in the permanent cure of the basic disharmony. The present study shows the direction inspired by the planetary forces. If these directions could be rightly comprehended, the individual may realize permanent equipoise and meaningful life-style and peace of the mind. It could even pave the path of self realization and happier future. The Vedic astrology as discussed here aimed at showing a new significance of the astral science in human understanding and the place of inter-personal differences.
The book is one of the rare books that explains astrological mythology. Serious students and astrologers will find it useful for providing an eastern perspective on the mythology of the planets and stars. Students of myths and symbols will find it helpful in unlocking the astrological keys to these great archetypes of the psyche. Those who are studying Vedic or Hindu astrology will find the book to be invaluable in opening the door to the inner meaning of the planets and how they are viewed in the Vedic system.