The intention behind developing this website on Astrology is to help seekers of knowledge of Jyotish by simplifying the most tedious of tasks – Vedic horoscope calculation and charting.
As an extension of calculation of planetary positions, this portal also provides free services of horoscope compatibility matching for matrimonial purposes. This process, also known as kundali milan or guna milap, is followed extensively in the arranged marriage system in India.
A birth chart (also known as janma kundali, janam kundli, Vedic horoscope) captures the precise astronomical positions of stars and planets at the individual’s birth moment. Using the vast amounts of information provided by
Vedic Astrology has a method of providing a fairly good indication of compatibility based on nakshatras (Lunar Constellations) of prospective husband and wife. It assigns points (guna) for factors that influence marriage. Although, neither this site, nor the whole process is the final say on compatibility issues (guna milap), it can be a good starting point.
Date: January 15, 2015: A brand new mobile friendly horoscope casting and compatibility matching application is live on the site! This will work on all platforms – mobile, tablet as well as desktop.
Date: December 20, 2014: New Year 2015 predictions are posted here. Predictions on rashi as well as mundane astrology outlook for 2015 will help you plan the year better.
Date: October 2, 2014 Saturn Transit Results for 2014-2017 are posted here. Do take a look. It is an important, long term transit that affects you.
Whenever someone takes any jyotishi’s service, it is customary to pay him/her some money as dakshina. However, I do not run this site for money.
Back in 2001, I wrote a small program for myself to generate charts. I then showed it to some friends and they suggested that I should design an interface and display the horoscope somehow on the web. So basically the chart maker program is purely a result of a hobby. Why should I charge money for something that I am interested in? Continue reading