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Bal Gangadhar Tilak

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NameBal Gangadhar Tilak
Date of birth:July 23, 1856Time of birth6:59 AM Timezone: 5:30 East of GMT
Place of birth:Chikhli Dapoli (21°26’ North, 73°59’ East)
Horoscope Data
AscendantCancer 19°54’NavamshaSagittarius
Janma RashiPiscesNakshatraRevati Nakshtra, Pada: 1
Planetary Positions for the Horoscope
Sun98°28’Cancer 8°28’Direct1VirgoPushya2
Moon347°50’Pisces 17°50’Direct9SagittariusRevati1
Mars183°41’Libra 3°41’Direct4ScorpioChitra4
Mercury81°6’Gemini 21°6’Direct12AriesPunarvasu1
Jupiter347°42’Pisces 17°42’Direct9SagittariusRevati1
Venus99°8’Cancer 9°8’Direct1VirgoPushya2
Saturn74°19’Gemini 14°19’Direct12AquariusAdra3
Rahu356°48’Pisces 26°48’Retrograde9PiscesRevati4
Ketu176°48’Virgo 26°48’Retrograde3VirgoChitra2
Horoscope Matching Related Information
Manglik Dosha Details
  • Manglik Dosha from Ascendant exists as
    Mars is located in fourth house.
  • Manglik Dosha from Moon exists as
    Mars is located in eighth house.
Applicable Yogas:
  • Hamsa Yoga (Pancha Mahapurusha Yoga)
    • Description: Jupiter in a kendra along with being in moolatrikona or swakshatra or exaltation sign
    • Result: Well respected in society, good judge of situations and people. Relied upon by many.
    • Planets Involved: Jupiter
  • Gaja-Kesari Yoga
    • Description: Moon and Jupiter in mutual kendras (1, 4, 7, 10) from each other
    • Result: Famous, lasting reputation. Well regarded in society.
    • Planets Involved: Moon, Jupiter
  • Vimala Yoga
    • Description: The 12th lord located in the 12th house
    • Result: Frugal, happy and independent
    • Planets Involved: Mercury
  • Lakshmi Yoga
    • Description: The 9th lord in a Kendra and kona and in moolatrikona/own/exaltation sign
    • Result: Noble, learned,high integrity
    • Planets Involved: Jupiter
  • Raja/Lakshmi Yoga
    • Description: Conjunction, mutual aspect or exchange of 1st and 9th lords
    • Result: Fortunate and high achiever
    • Planets Involved: Moon, Jupiter
  • Viparita Raja Yoga
    • Description: 8th lord located in 6th or 12th house
    • Result: Success in adverse situations, after someone else fails. Enterprising and opportunist
    • Planets Involved: Saturn
  • Viparita Raja Yoga
    • Description: The 8th and 12th lords in conjunction or mutual 7th house
    • Result: Success in adverse situations, after someone else fails. Enterprising and opportunist
    • Planets Involved: Mercury, Saturn
  • Raja Yoga
    • Description: Conjunction, exchange, mutual aspect betwen kendra/trikona lords 1 and 9
    • Result: Bestowed with success and positive accomplishments
    • Planets Involved: Moon, Jupiter

Basic Interpretation of Horoscope as per Planetary Positions

Sun in Cancer
Sun is in Moon’s rashi in cancer. It denotes both the action/authority of Sun as well as emotional side of Moon. This makes a person emotional. The emotional quotient is very high. It makes the person follow their mind. One has lot of and respect for their mother. On the negative side, the person has leadership tendencies, but cannot flourish into a leader by himself. The person can become short-tempered and temperamental. On the health front, it may cause problems in lungs and chest area.

Moon in Pisces
Moon is in its element in Pisces. It is in a friendly sign that is governed by Jupiter. Pisces’ emotional nature appeals to the Moon and hence it brings out the affectionate, motherly nature of the person. The person is able to understand and is always aware of his inner feeling. Others perceive him as perceptive and sensitive and they absolutely love him for that. The person is sincere and honest and although he would speak the truth, he would never be harsh or rash. It is very difficult for the person to hurt others emotionally. On the negative side, the person can be taken for a ride as the basic nature is to trust others. The person can also be more open emotionally than it is necessary. On the health side, the person can have problems in feet by way of water retention, swelling etc.

Mars in Libra
Venus is a neutral planet for Mars and hence it is a reasonable placement for Mars. Mars is a planet of passion, competition and in this combination comes under the sign of Libra that denotes love, romance and balance. The result is that the person with this combination in his chart has a charismatic nature and a magnetic personality. A lot of passion is demonstrated in any activity that they undertake. They are spontaneous in love affairs and make charming partners. This combination can also be found in horoscope of warriors, designers etc. Since Libra is the 7th sign, this position also results in a Manglik Dosha. On the negative side, this is a not a very good placement for love affairs. It also makes a person arrogant and immature. On the health front, this placement makes a person susceptible towards kidney problems and lower back pain. The person will also be prone to diseases of reproductive organs.

Mercury in Gemini
Gemini is Mercury’s own sign and Mercury is quite happy in this position. A position in Gemini coinciding with kendras, i.e. lst, 4th, 7th, or 10th houses in a horoscope indicates Bhadra Yoga. This makes a person cheerful and well educated. The person with Mercury in Gemini is very learned. Such a person possesses excellent written and spoken communication skills. The person may be a good computer programmer, mathematician or a theoretical scientist. Sound logic is also predicted with this placement. On the negative side, the person may be removed from practicality and ground reality. There may be problems completing projects. While the person may be able to jump between two activities, they make come across as unreliable and hesitant to take a firm stand on any topic. There are no major health problems that are indicated by this placement alone. Health problems need to be predicted according to placement and drishti of other planets on Mercury and Gemini.

Jupiter in Pisces
Jupiter is in swakshetra in Pisces. Jupiter’s location in Pisces, along with simultaneous location in a Kendra (House 1, 4, 7 and 10) in a horoscope forms Hamsa Yoga, which is one of the Pancha Mahapurusha Yoga. The location of Jupiter in its own sige of Pisces denotes a sense of idealism. As per the results of Hamsa yoga, the person is lucky. Due to divine intervention, he would never get in trouble. The person is well respected in society and portrays an image of a responsible and trustworthy person. There is a philanthropic and philosophical aura given out by the person. The person is intelligent and highly educated. This is a good combination for children, their education and their prosperity. On the negative side, the person is overly optimistic. He may think a lot and not achieve much. The person misses opportunities, that too obvious ones. On the health front, this combination indicates obesity. It also indicates problems in feet and swelling in feet.

Venus in Cancer
Venus is in enemy camp in Cancer as it regards both Sun and Moon as its enemies. On the positive side, this combination indicates lots of emotions towards family and loved ones. The person is sensitive and caring. The person is well educated and had deep understanding of art. On the negative side, the person becomes very tolerant towards others. For example, the person may pamper their children and spoil them. The person may also become emotionally clingy in love affairs towards others without caring about their reputation. The person would also spend a lot of money on keeping himself surrounded by luxury. On health front, this position of Venus indicates ailments in lower abdomen and sexual organs.

Saturn in Gemini
Saturn is in a friendly sign in Mercury and hence the good qualities of Saturn, viz., discipline, focus, profound thinking are exemplified in this sign. The person with Saturn in Gemini is very motivated and disciplined. This brings out talent in field of mathematics and analytics. The person is a good administrator with a long term view of things. It is also a combination found in horoscope of great thinkers. On the negative side, such persons worry too much and may be too disciplined and conservative. Education may be affected. A medical condition of nervousness - obsessive compulsive disorder may occur with this combination. This is a combination bringing out two eunuch planets. Hence, it may cause impotence.

Rahu in Pisces
Rahu in Jupiter’s house indicates that the person can travel to foreign location and do successful business with foreigners. The person is also keen in spirituality. The person is intuitive and can have an extraordinary or unusual experience in this area. On the negative side, this combination may indicate paranoia. He may not follow convention and be a compulsive rule breaker. On health front, sleep may be disturbed due to bad dreams. Inflammation/limp in feet is indicated.

Ketu in Virgo
Ketu in Virgo denotes creativity, great thought process and innovation. This also denotes an intuitive analytical mind that has ability to draw accurate inferences from huge sets of data. This also manifests as intuition and ability at prediction. This can make the person a good astrologer. On the negative side, such a person can go deep into just analysis. There is too much confusion that does not allow reaching a conclusion. On the health side, problems are indicated in form of respiratory disorders and skin allergies.

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