another bundle. This process continues for an hour or so generally covering generally up tobundles each consisting about 50 leaves or sometimes quickly even in the first bundle till heand your are satisfied and the answers to all the questions in a particular leaf are 'yes' onlyConcerning names, parents, wife /husband, co-borns profession etc.Then he goes inside and bring another particular bundle and reads in poetic style youractual birth date month land year the astrological birth chart with position of planetssometimes with lagna also exact names of yourself, parents, wife/ husband, co-born,education, profession and gist of future predictions in a broad way and this is called GeneralKandam (chapter) of first bhava. You can verify the chart given if you know your birth charthe writes the concerned verses from the leaf in a note book . Then he records the same inan audio tape with translation into common understandable Tamil or some other languageswith the help of a translator if necessary . He generally charges a minimum of 300 rupeesupto this General Kandam Then he asks you whether you want to more details about anyparticular aspect of your life such as marriage, profession, etc and if so he picks upcorresponding bundle and charges a similar amount extra for each aspect which he calls it aseparate kandam or chapter. Some chapters give details about previous birth, remedialmeasures etc. At the end he hands over the note book and audio tape to you with devotionand takes money generally at the place where the photos of Gods /Goddess are there.
The details covered in each Kandam generally are as follows:-Kandam 1 - To be found through thumb impression (gents right, ladies left or sometimes byhoroscope of the concerned person or palm, will contain name parents and wife/husband'snames brothers, sisters, maternal uncles, children, profession and general list of futurepredictions for all the 12 houses.Kandam 2 - Money family speech, eyes, education.Kandam 3 - Brothers and SistersKandam 4 - Mother ,House, Lands, Vehicles, PleasuresKandam 5 - Children Birth of children, reasons for not having children.Kandam 6 - Enemies, Diseases, Debts, cases in court.Kandam 7 - Marriage., Married lifeKandam 8 - Danger to life, longevity, period of death.Kandam 9 - Father, Wealth, luck, Temple devotion to God ,Preaching from HolymanKandam 10 - Business, Job, ProfessionKandam 11 - Gain , Second Marriage.Kandam 12 - Expenditure , Foreign visit, salvation,next birth.Kandam 13 - Shanthi Kandam - Last Birth, Sins committed, remedial measures