Yogas described in Jyotish Sangraha-Part 2
Yenbeeyes(Published in Astro Vision March 2011 issue)
In this part let us see some more Yogas described in Jytosih Sangraha.One such Yoga is Mrityupraja Yoga. I am keeping the Sanskrit words used by the author as it is tomake it more meaningful.
means death and
in this context refers to the subject/personconcerned.
ऩंचमो दा सूयमोमंदजैुयत रायनुरूमतनौ रवेतांतनुजेऽथ वा॥१०॥
मृुोगंवजानीाद ्बाऱकानांन संश। अंतेसुतीथयमणंवुरिऩाण॥११॥
इह जन संतानंरवेा न त
ुजीवत। एको वा जीवत दा अंतेखमवुात्॥१२॥
When the 5
house is occupied by (1) Sun, Rahu, Saturn or Ketu or (2) Rahu and Mars - Mrityu PrajaYoga is formed. The effect of this yoga is that the native will get an offspring but that will not survive.The native who has such a Yoga will pass away in a good and holy place where there is sacred water.The word used is
Theertha means sacred water and any place having a sacred river, lake orocean is called Theertha sthal or theertha sthan or theertha kshetra. He is destined to be a VishnuBaktha or worshipper of Mahavishnu. Even if he gets a child it will not survive. Even if one childsurvives, in the end he will be sorrowful on account of the child.Note: I could not get any chart to verify this yoga.
Maha Sagar Yoga
चतुेेषुसौा बंधुषेतमकुजौ। एकादशेशनेहासागोगत॥१८॥
महााजोऽथवा मंी ाजोगी कऱेव। जदेवाच
यनेपीत सऩयदोषकृत ऩुा॥१९॥
Benefic planets Jupiter, Mercury, Venus and Moon should be placed in Kendras (1
)and Rahu in the 3
house, Mars in the 6
house and Saturn in the 11
house, then this combinationis termed as Maha Sagar Yoga. Those born with this yoga become a King or a Minister. He will sufferbodily due to Raja-Roga. He will be fond of worshipping Brahmin Devatas. He carries Sarpa Doshafrom his previous life.
Note on Raja Roga:
According to Dhanvantari, the Yakshma Roga (Tuberculosis) is a very deadlydisease. Previously, it used to afflict only the grate kings. Hence, it is called as Raja-Roga (a royaldisease). Not caring about diet, irregular eating hours and not drinking fluids in adequate quantityare the causes of this disease. The body looses its vitality due to some ulterior reason. Eating without
Part I appeared in January 2011 issue