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Chandra Grahana April 2015

By Kshitij Sharma, Mar 25, 2015

A lunar eclipse occurs on 4th April 2015. This eclipse is visible in much of Asia, Australia, large parts of both North & South America, islands in Atlantic, Pacific and Indian oceans. It does cover a lot of parts of the world, but is not visible in Africa and Europe. For the residents of the affected region, appropriate Rashi-Graha-Nakshatra shanti/sanskar should be done in order to mitigate the effect of the eclipse. The eclipse occurs in Kanya Rashi & Hasta Nakshatra. As per astrological indicators, this eclipse has the following effect on various rashis - Inauspicious, Anishta Effect: Kanay Rashi (Virgo), Mithuna Rashi (Gemini), Kumbha Rashi (Aquarius), Tula Rashi (Libra) Medium Effect: Simha Rashi (Leo), Meena Rashi (Pisces), Makar RashiContinue reading

Stock Market Predictions April 2015

By Kshitij Sharma, Mar 22, 2015

The predictions of the month of March were again reasonable about general impetus to the market after budget: However, the markets had already run up prior to the budget and while the budget was great according to the industry (this prediction came true), the overall market sentiment did not keep up with the budget speech (prediction did not come true). Price rice and inflation worries: Inflation is down drastically and it is a cause for worry. Price rice is another worry as there were unseasonal rains, which have destroyed crops in many parts of India, including the states of Maharashatra, Punjab and Haryana. Share prices of PSU banks will be on the rise. Private sector banks will benefit from thisContinue reading

Weekly Panchanga 22nd to 28th March

By Kshitij Sharma, Mar 21, 2015

The panchanga is generated for the week of 22nd through 28th March 2015 taking the reference of many cities through the world. All days that do not conform to “panchanga shuddhi” principles will need to be avoided. If you are looking for specific time/details for your place, then you should use the panchanga applet on this page - panchanga.html. The table below explains how to read the changes. Take the case of Tithi for example: Tithi Start Time Prathama Start of the day at 12:00 AM Dvitiya Starts at 3:45 PM The Tithi at the start of the day, i.e. at 12:00 midnight is displayed. The second, if any, indicates change in Tithi at the time. In the above example,Continue reading

Monthly Predictions April 2015

By Kshitij Sharma, Mar 19, 2015

The monthly horoscope for April 2015 is presented for you based on the moon sign, i.e. janma rashi in your horoscope, based on the Vedic niryana system. Please do not substitute your Sun sign or a western astrology moon sign here. If you do not know your janma rashi, please refer to the kundali application on this page. 8th house presence for Chandra is called Chandrashtama and is a period of grave caution. These dates are indicated. The planetary positions for the month of March are as follows: Sun is in Pisces at the beginning of the month. It moves to exaltation sign of Aries on April 15th. This is an important event and a horoscope generated for Mesha SankrantiContinue reading

Surya Grahana 20th March 2015

By Kshitij Sharma, Mar 18, 2015

A solar eclipse occurs on 20th March 2015. This eclipse is visible in Europe, North/East Asia, North/West Africa, the western part of North America and Atlantic region as well as in the Arctic. This eclipse is not visible in other parts of the world. For the residents of the affected region, appropriate Rashi-Graha-Nakshatra shanti/sanskar should be done in order to mitigate the effect of the eclipse. The eclipse occurs in Meena Rashi & Uttara Bhadprada Nakshatra. As per astrological indicators, this eclipse has the following effect on various rashis - Inauspicious, Anishta Effect: Meena Rashi (Pisces), Simha Rashi (Leo), Dhanu Rashi (Sagittarius), Mesha Rashi (Aries) Medium Effect: Kumbha Rashi (Aquarius), Kanya Rashi (Virgo), Vrishchika Rashi (Scorpio), Karka Rashi (Cancer) AuspiciousContinue reading

Panchanga 15 through 21st March

By Kshitij Sharma, Mar 14, 2015

The panchanga is generated for the week of 15th through 21st March 2015 taking the reference of many cities through the world. All days that do not conform to “panchanga shuddhi” principles will need to be avoided. If you are looking for specific time/details for your place, then you should use the panchanga applet on this page - panchanga.html. The table below explains how to read the changes. Take the case of Tithi for example: Tithi Start Time Prathama Start of the day at 12:00 AM Dvitiya Starts at 3:45 PM The Tithi at the start of the day, i.e. at 12:00 midnight is displayed. The second, if any, indicates change in Tithi at the time. In the above example,Continue reading

Panchanga 8-14 March 2015

By Kshitij Sharma, Mar 07, 2015

The panchanga is generated for the week of 8th through 14th March 2015 taking the reference of Bangalore, India. All days that do not conform to “panchanga shuddhi” principles will need to be avoided. If you are looking for specific time/details for your place, then you should use the panchanga applet on this page - panchanga.html. The table below explains how to read the changes. Take the case of Tithi for example: Tithi Start Time Prathama Start of the day at 12:00 AM Dvitiya Starts at 3:45 PM The Tithi at the start of the day, i.e. at 12:00 midnight is displayed. The second, if any, indicates change in Tithi at the time. In the above example, it means thatContinue reading

Yogas in Horoscope Application

By Kshitij Sharma, Mar 06, 2015

Hello Readers, The followings yogas are being coded in the astrology horoscope section. This is a list of 50 odd yogas that my application is currently capable of coding. This post is supposed to be a comprehensive list for all of you to refer to. This has now been added to the astrology application and the output can now be see in this page –> an example horoscope. You are more then welcome to critique and comment on the content, format and presentation. Brihat Parashara Hora Shashtra is the first book where these yogas or “special combinations” are defined. Many of the yogas presented below (and other texts too) are copied from there. The other book any astrologer goes throughContinue reading

Jammu & Kashmir Assembly Oath Taking

By Kshitij Sharma, Mar 02, 2015

The elections for the state of Jammu & Kashmir in India were held from November 25, 2014 to December 20, 2014. This was a very peaceful and successful election which saw the populace of J&K come out in large numbers and embrace democracy. The overall voter turnout was 65.23%, which is absolutely unprecedented. Even the area of Kashmir valley, which is indifferent and aloof to the democratic process due to insurgency saw a turnout of almost 59%. The aspirations of the people were put of hold for a little while because no party got absolute majority. The state was put under the central administration subsequently. After hectic parleys, the two largest parties – the People Democratic Party (PDP) and BhartiyaContinue reading

Panchanga: 1st to 7th March

By Kshitij Sharma, Feb 28, 2015

The panchanga is generated for the week of 1st through 7th March 2015 taking the reference of Bangalore, India. All days that do not conform to “panchanga shuddhi” principles will need to be avoided. If you are looking for specific time/details for your place, then you should use the panchanga applet on this page - panchanga.html. The table below explains how to read the changes. Take the case of Tithi for example: Tithi Start Time Prathama Start of the day at 12:00 AM Dvitiya Starts at 3:45 PM The Tithi at the start of the day, i.e. at 12:00 midnight is displayed. The second, if any, indicates change in Tithi at the time. In the above example, it means thatContinue reading