As the title shows the matter of the Aroodam is designed in the form of adialogue between
and his consort
. This nadi is usually readon
. But if there is any special reading to be given thedate is fixed by the nadi itself.
The questioners will have to give their ascendantswith the birth stars.
That is all. The first verse of the aroodam for the daybegins with an invocation of the presiding Deity. Then the ascendant and thestar of one of the questioners is mentioned in the nadi and then follow theanswers to his mentally formed questions. The reading refers to the gocharam(transits) of the planets for the time being with
reference to the positions of Jupiter and Saturn in respect of the radical Moon of the questioner
Sometimes thepositions of all the planets in his horoscope are also given together with other
. At times some sort of ritual and worship to deities are prescribedfor getting over the evil effects of the planetary influences. Then the aroodamrefers to another questioner whose ascendant and star are mentioned therein;then a third and so on until it closes for the day (Prasnai muttray).During the course' of the readings some interesting facts have come tolight.
was present at the aroodam reading of his friend
's aroodamwas over the next reading was for the ascendant and star of
unasked andto A's utter surprise.
however required the reading of
to be recordedalso. It was a voluntary grace of the nadi to give
's reading which fitted inwith the present state, aspirations and expectations in his life. The onlycircumstance connecting
was their close friendship for over three anda half decades.
was present on the express request of
to assist him in theinterpretation of his (
) readings.To gather more information about the
we were present atsome more readings. Many interesting facts came to light during the course of these readings. We shall briefly state them hereunder:According to the
year (1956-57) ushers in anera of spiritualism and also portends great cosmic changes. The readings onthe New Year's Day show that they will bring wealth, fruition of all desiresremoving all defects in life. There will be signs for the advent of a worldteacher. The world teachers left the earth to effect proper and necessarychanges in the cosmic hierarchy and thus bring about certain changes in theplanetary effects suitable to the era of Everlasting Life. Yoga knowledge willreach its eminence. The present Kali changes and
The result will be to bring in a new change in the laws of evolution.