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Compatibility Analysis through Vedic Astrology, Jyotish

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This is an example lesson from the advanced course Applied Vedic Astrology. For more information click here. Questions? In traditional Vedic society one of the most important uses of astrology is to evaluate whether the charts of people who are planning to get married are in agreement to each other. This is a subject about which a lot of confusion exists. Some traditional astrologers mainly look at the Kutas agreement. At first sight, this seems to be an extensive system, but in fact it is only based on how well the Nakshatra in which the Moon of one partner is placed fits with the Moon Nakshatra of the other partner. We will deal with this system later. However just looking at the Kutas agreement of the Moon is quite limited.

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There is Kuja Dosha in the chart if: Mars is placed in the first house. According to quite a number of astrologers. Mars is in the eighth house. I think it is useful to be aware that Mars in certain positions may damage relationships. but also from Mars and Venus we may well find this affliction in something like 80% of the charts.. 2.. but not in Capricorn or Pisces.htm What sometimes happens is that some people have a hard time getting married because there are indications in their chart that marriage will be difficult.4.7. Probably Saturn in the above houses also causes damage. the marital tie (eighth house) and/or sexual pleasure (twelfth house) either by being in these houses or aspecting them. family life (the second house). KUJA DOSHA One very well known affliction commonly ‘solved’ this way is the Kuja Dosha affliction. but not in Cancer. http://www. Mars is in the fourth house.How to analyze relationships using Vedic astrology: Compatibility Analysi. And for relationships we do not only have to look at the Rashi but also at the navamsa. However. the affliction will be neutralized and the karma that has to do with the affliction will have to be faced in a future lifetime. 1. I do not think if we see Kuja Dosha in a chart.2. but not in Sagittarius. which is looked upon. I may have an unconventional opinion about this. Especially if we look for Kuja Dosha not only from the ascendant. this is just one factor among many. The idea is that if two people who have the same affliction in their chart get married.8 and 12 from the Moon and even if Mars is located in these houses from Venus. Especially since it occurs in most charts. Mars is in the twelfth house. there is also Kuja Dosha in a chart if Mars is located in the I also have doubts whether this method of ‘cancelling the affliction’ really works. I do not think that making it diffficult for people from fullfilling what may be their heart desires is a good use of astrology. but not in Scorpio. Mars is in the seventh house. LONGEVITY Another factor. This affliction has to do with certain positions of Mars that are thought to be problematic for married life. is the longvity of the partners. but I rather face my karma during this lifetime than saving my (bad) karma and probably prolonging the number of times that I have to return to this earth . but not in Aries.dirah. Another approach is that if someone has afflictions in the chart you look for another person who has the same afflictions. it is useful to ring the alarm. The logic behind the exceptions is not always clear. The reasoning is that if one of 2 of 13 4/15/2010 2:37 AM . The reasoning behind this is that Mars is a malefic and if positioned in the above houses it will damage the houses of marriage (seventh house). the home environment (the fourth).

http://www. You also can analyze planetary pairs. However. This is also the case if the 3 of 13 4/15/2010 2:37 AM . I am not going to treat this extensively. If the Venus of one person is in opposition to the Mars of the other person that will mean strong sexual attraction. they symbolize different aspects of the relationship (for example Mercury symbolizes the communication in the relationship). it is possible that B will drain (twelfth house) A..dirah. You can also compare the Moon. which I like. Therefore. The subject of longevity is a complex subject in itself. My advice would be to keep it simple. Of course. An example: If the Moon of A is in Leo and the Moon of B is in Cancer we have a problem because fire and water do not go together well.How to analyze relationships using Vedic astrology: Compatibility Analysi. Example: Libra and Taurus are in 6/8 relationship. This is an easy ‘rule of thumb’ which may be more useful than some complicated quantitative methods that in practise do not work. There are some expections to this rule. is the following: Look for the ascendant of person A and person B. This is also the case if the Venus of A conjuncts the Mars of B. There are a couple of methods to predict the longevity. The Moon of A is in the second house from the Moon of B. Mercury. If the ascendant is in a 2/12 or 6/8 relationship this is problematic. If the Sun of one person is in opposition to the Moon of the other person this works well. I do not think comparing Jupiter and Saturn is very useful unless both people have a big age difference (let us say more than 5 years). Sun. A similar rule can be made of the relationship between the Sun and the Moon. If an astrologer thinks one of the partners may have a short life he may very well think this person is not a person who should marry.htm the partners will have a short life a marriage is not very useful. Like if both signs are rules by the same planet this is good. This is because Jupiter and Saturn are slow moving. To find explanations look for the elements the planets are in. Also if both ascendants are in the same sign this is a good factor. 3.. the Moon of B is in the twelfth house (sign Cancer) from the Moon of A (sign Leo). However as Richard Houck as shown in his book ‘the astrology of death’ these methods do not work very well. AN EASY VEDIC ASTROLOGICAL ANALYSIS One method of Vedic astrological compatibility If the first house (the house itself and the lord) and the Moon in a chart are strong and there are not many planets in dushtana houses a person will probably live longer than if the first house and the Moon are weak and there are many planets in dushtana houses. I also think that a 3/11 relationship can work very well. The relationship will be somewhat better for B then for A. see in what signs they are and what the relationships of these signs are. but if it is in a 5/9 relationship this is good. they do have something in common. Venus and Mars in both charts. but since Venus rules both signs. Apart from conjunctions Kendra relationships (4/10 and the opposition) may be difficult.

That is not a bad experience.dirah. I love to go to India with you").. 4. If she activates my ninth house she may broaden my horizon and I may feel great because of her. To avoid an overload take the Tajika orbs and divide them by two. What I would like to suggest now is not so much as to use the Tajika method for analyzing a birthchart but to make a comptability analysis using the Tajika method. but this merely reflects the nature of reality that sometimes is complex.htm Sun of A conjuncts the Moon of B. The principle is easy. For example: If we analyse the relationship between the Sun and Jupiter between charts we look for the maximum orb of the Sun which is 15 and the maximum orb of Jupiter which is 9. If it is being activated by her malefics it could be that she somehow limits or frustrates the way I would like to broaden my horizon ("Oh no. you will encounter many aspects. By the way. A (the Sun person) will feel stimulated by B (the Jupiter person). if the aspect would be a trine A (the Moon person) would merely feel ‘grounded’ by B (the Saturn person). http://www. you are again planning a trip to India?"). 4 of 13 4/15/2010 2:37 AM . Just look what kind of aspects the planets of A make with the planets of B. which is the chart of partner B. TAJIKA ANALYSIS There is another type of analysis possible. He will note the stimulating Jupiterian energy of B. B (the Jupiter) person will feel energized or empowered by A (the Sun person).. If it is a square instead of a trine the stimulation may be a bit too much.How to analyze relationships using Vedic astrology: Compatibility Analysi. SUDARSHAN CHAKRA It is also possible to analyze the influence of planets in houses. I do not see a principle reason why we should not do this. A (the Moon person) will feel restricted by B (the Saturn person). If you use this method. The ascendant of both charts is at the same place (usually at the top of the circles).org/compatib. A great tool for this is the so-called Sudarshan Chakra. This is a chart made up of two circles. You can see which houses of A are activated by partner B. THE SUDARSHAN CHART IS SHOWN IN THE COURSE MATERIAL 5. especially if my ninth house is being activated by her benefics ("Yes. In cases like these will be a good exchange of female (Shakti: Moon and Venus) and male (Shiva: Sun and Mars) energies. For example: It is also possible that in addition to the aspect I mentioned before the Moon of A makes a square to the Saturn of B. I do think this is a fruitful and not too difficult method. like the circles used in Western Astrology. There is an inner chart. some of them seem to be contradictory. For example if I have a partner who has a lot of planets that activate my eighth house it is very well possible that I experience her as confrontational. it is recommended to use the South Indian format (which I use in this course) because in this format the signs in different charts are in the same place. Let us say the Sun of A makes a trine to the Jupiter of B. which can be the chart of partner A and there is an outer chart. If you make an analysis like that. Although Tajika analysis is seldom used when analyzing birthcharts.

If you want to keep it simple. Mercury. Dina Kuta: If the Nakshatra of the man is 0. If the total points are below that minimum than it is possible that the astrologer will advise against the marriage. Because the remainder is 5 no points are being given. The outcome will be a maximum orb of 6 degrees. 2.. but also the Nakshatras of the ascendant and Sun. Personally. which is the regular Tajika orb for a Sun-Jupiter aspect. Six points are given.. all sextiles have the same maximum orb and so on). you may well have another opinion about this. A manusha man can marry a deva woman (5 points are given) or a manusha woman (6 points are given). If the number is 9 or more it is divided by 9 and we work with the remainder. 6 or 8 Nakshatras from the Nakshatra of the woman 3 points will be given. KUTAS ANALYSIS In what follows I will explain the traditional method of Kutas analysis. A deva man can marry a deva or manusha woman.dirah. He cannot marry a rakshaka woman (0 points are given). human (manusha) and demon (rakshaka) Nakshatras. He can marry a rakshaka woman (6 points). calculating the maximum orb for each planetary combination is better. paragraph 5 under temperaments. If you have the courage and time to do that. Of course. I would like to suggest a maximum orb for all aspect of 5 degrees. Venus. 2. The Kutas analysis consists of 12 factors. I only look at conjunctions with Rahu and Ketu and not at aspects. Let us say the Nakshatra of the man is 14 Nakshatras from the Nakshatra of the woman 14/9=1 and the remainder is 5. please feel free to do so. A rakshaka man should not marry a deva woman (1 point) or a manusha woman (0 points). When the lords of the signs in the rashi or navamsa of the man and woman are the same bad Gana Kuta results can be compensated (however this does not change the points that are being given). To avoid an overload this maximum orb is divided by two. What makes this analysis complicated is that for every planetary combination you have to calculate a maximum orb. People who have their Moons in Nakshatras that fall in the same category can marry. This may very well be the reason that in contemporary Western astrology the maximum orbs are the same for certain kind of aspects (all squares have the same maximum orb. To have a good relationship a minimum of points is required. Mars. The traditional method consists of comparing the Nakshatra in which the Moon of the bride is located with the Nakshatra in which the Moon of the bridegroom is. Jupiter and Saturn.htm (15+9):2=12. For computerreports that analyse your relationships using Tajika techniques click here 6. Look for this in lesson 2. However. It is also possible to do a more sophisticated analysis in which not only the Nakshatras in which the Moon is are compared. Gana Kuta: When we dealt with the Nakshatras we have seen that we can divide the Nakshatras in deva. Here are the different factors: 1. He should not marry a rakshaka woman (0 points). http://www.How to analyze relationships using Vedic astrology: Compatibility Analysi. After the analysis is made all the points are added up. Every factor can give some points. 5 of 13 4/15/2010 2:37 AM .

When lord A is a friend to lord B and lord B is neutral to lord A this is good. Bad results: Moon in the chart of the man is in the 2. Good results: Moon in chart of the woman is in the 2 (gives longevity). The bad results coming from a certain number are the opposite of the good results. This factor is mentioned in a Kuta analysis. 19. Good results: Moon in Chart of the man is in the 12 (gives longevity). When both are neutral. someone with the Moon in Vishakha would be a great sexual match for someone with the Moon in Chitra. This factor is mentioned in a Kuta analysis. 16. because this deals with the signs in which the Moons are located (and not the Nakshatras). a diagram was presented with the friendships and animosities of the planets. However. TABLE OF YONIS AND CORRESPONDING NAKSHATRAS IS SHOWN IN THE COURSE MATERIAL AS IS A TABLE OF HOW MANY POINTS ARE GIVEN TO EACH YONI COMBINATION 6. 7. Therefore. but no points are given by this factor.htm Four points are being given. Graha Maitram: This factor is dependend upon the friendships or animosities of the lords of the Moon signs of the couple. 4.. 7 th (gives agreement) from the Moon in the chart of woman. It will be difficult if the two people both have male yonis. When one is friendly and the other is inimical 1 point is given. but of different sexes.. 5. 10. In this case five points are given. Mahendra Kuta: The Nakshatra of the man should be 4. 4 (gives wealth). This is diagram 5 shown in lesson 4. 4. When both are enemies Graha Maitram is zero. A good Mahendra Kuta should promote the longevity of the relationship. 5 (gives happiness). This will bring in three points. 5. It is best if both partners are born in Nakshatras. That means these Nakshatras are rather wild in making love. 13. In the first course. 22 or 25 Nakshatras away from the Nakshatra of the woman. Every Nakshatra is associated with a type of yoni. 7. Vishakha has a male tiger yoni and Chitra a female tiger yoni. If good results exists (or if bad results are cancelled) 7 points will be given by this factor. There is also a division in male and female yonis. if a friendship exists between the lords of the Moonsigns in the navamsa three points are given (instead of zero. Graha Maitram is mediocre. If a couple has friendly yonis of the female sex marriage will be acceptable. 3 (gives happiness). 6 (progeny will prosper). which symbolize the same yoni type.How to analyze relationships using Vedic astrology: Compatibility Analysi. Bad results: Moon in chart of the woman is in the 12 th from the Moon in the chart of the man. 7 th (gives agreement) from the Moon in the chart of the man. which are shown above. Example: Vishakha and Chitra are associated with a tiger yoni. http://www. When the lords of the Moonsigns are friends Graha Maitram is at its maximum. Rashi Kuta: This factor is different from the factors. but no points are given by this factor. Yoni Kuta: This has to do with sexual compatibility. When one is neutral and the other is inimical this will give a ½ point. ½ or one point). 3.dirah. 6 of 13 4/15/2010 2:37 AM . Stree Dirgha: The Nakshatra of the man should preferably be more than 9 constellations away from the Nakshatra of the woman. 6 th from the Moon in the chart of woman. When both signs are owned by the same planet inauspicious effects will be cancelled.

Pushya (8) and Purva Ashadha (20). the maximum amount of points to be gained from this factor is two. Rohini (4) and Swati (15). Uttara Ashadha (21). Uttara Phalguni (12) and Purva Bhadrapada (25). Scorpio. Punarvasu (7)..How to analyze relationships using Vedic astrology: Compatibility Analysi. Ardra (6) and Shravana (22). Krittika (3) and Vishakha (16). If the Moon of the male feels magnetism towards the Moon of the female. 7 of 13 4/15/2010 2:37 AM . Ashlesha (9) and Mula (19). Below you will see a table of the divisions. Purva Bhadrapada (25). Magha (10). If the Moon of the female feels magnetism towards the Moon of the male one point is given. TABLE 14: RAJJUS Padarajju: Ashwini (1). Mula (19). A marriage between people who have their Moons in Nakshatras. Revati (27).dirah. Pisces. I have also mentioned the number of a certain Nakshatra. Purva Phalguni (11) and Uttara Bhadrapada (26). You can see that the Nakshatras. should not take place. Chitra (14).. Punarvasu (7) and Uttara Ashadha (21). Ardra (6). This is a list of the prohibited pairs: TABLE 15: VEDHAS Ashwini (1) and Jyeshta (18). Uttara Bhadrapada (26). Jyeshta (18).org/compatib. Uttara Phalguni (12). Hasta (13) and Shatabhishak (24). this factor is mentioned but no points are given by this factor. Nabhi: Krittika (3). Vishakha (16). Shravana (22). Therefore. Vasyu Kuta: Some signs have a certain degree of magnetism to each other. Swati (15). Katirajju: Bharani (2). Vasyu Kuta magnetism makes understanding of each other easier. To make a long relationship possible the Moon Nakshatras of the couple should not fall in the same Rajju. which are mentioned in a next category.htm 8. Purva Phalguni (11). if magnetism exists from both sides. which afflict each other. Anuradha (17). Bharani (2) and Anuradha (17). are always the neighbouring Nakshtras of a former category. 10. Purva Ashadha (20). Rajju: This factor is used to measure the duration of married life. Pushya (8). TABLE IS SHOWN IN COURSE MATERIAL 9. Varna: This is a factor. Ashlesha (9). Dhanistha (23). Magha (10) and Revati (27). The Nakshatras are being divided into 5 types of Rajju. 11. Shatabhishak (24). Kantarajju: Rohini (4). Hasta (13). which is supposed to be an indication of the spiritual development of the partners. Sirorajju: Mrigashira (5). also one point is given. Mrigashira (5) and Dhanistha (23). In a Kuta analysis. Vedha: Some Nakshatras are said to afflict each other. http://www. this factor is mentioned but no points are given by this factor. TABLE 16: VARNAS These are the categories: Brahmin (priests): Cancer. In a Kutas analysis.

Nevertheless.dirah. the picture may very well be different.How to analyze relationships using Vedic astrology: Compatibility Analysi. Keep in mind that this is just one factor. Libra. Pada. Nevertheless. EXAMPLE: PRINCE CHARLES AND LADY DIANA As an example of how to do the analysis we will look at what should have been the ‘dream couple of the 20th. This factor is important because the points to be gained by this factor are 8. The traditional method is based only on the Moon. If they both belong to the same category 1 point is given. Gemini. the theory that Kuja Dosha (from the Moon) is cancelled if both partners have Kuja Dosha (from the Moon) has obviously not worked in this case.72 | | Sun: 29 17'53" Libra Vishakha Jupiter 3 THAY 1. Sudra (manual labour and service): Taurus. Sagittarius.. +------------------------------------------------------------------------------+ | Name: Prince Charles Prepared By: Roeland De Looff | | Birth Date: 14-11-1948 Weekday: Sunday | | Time: 21:14:00 GMT: 21:14:00 | | Time Zone: 0 West TZ Name: Greenwich Mean Time | | Latitude: 51 30'00" North Location: | | Longitude: 0 10'00" West Ayanamsa: Lahiri 23 08'23" | | | | Rasi Angle and Sign Nakshatra.48 | | Venus: 23 16'02" Virgo Hasta Moon 4 DHA 1.01 | | Moon: 7 17'28" Aries Aswini Ketu 3 CHO 0. Aquarius. Virgo and Capricorn. We may calculate the average results for all these. Note that although the marriage did not work out.93 | | Mercury: 13 50'33" Libra Swati Rahu 3 RO 1. Nadi Kuta: In lesson 13 of the first course we have seen that in ayurveda three constitution types are recognized: Vata. In that case. If the man is in a higher category as the woman 1 point (which is the maximum) is given by this factor. It is also recommended that the Moons do not fall in the same rows of the scheme below.70 | 8 of 13 4/15/2010 2:37 AM .org/compatib. 7. http://www. They both have Kuja Dosha from the Moon. Vaisya (business): Aries.22 | | Mars: 27 49'38" Scorpio Jeyshta Mercury 4 YU 1.-------. The Nakshatras are divided between these three temperaments. You see the charts below. it is possible to compare all the planets and the ascendant by this method. Pitta and Kapha. neither of them has Kuja Dosha from the ascendant. 12. The Moons of the man and the woman should fall in Nakshatras of a different dosha.46 | | Saturn: 12 08'17" Leo Makha Ketu 4 MAY 1. TABLE IS SHOWN IN THE COURSE MATERIAL CONCLUSION The total amount of points to be gained is 36. Lord.htm Kshatriya (politics and war): Leo. Not just the Moon.| |Ascendant: 12 14'45" Cancer Pushyami Saturn 3 HO 0. Century’ Prince Charles and Lady Diana. If the woman is in a higher category as the man 0 points are given by this factor. As a rule of thumb we can say that the minimum points which should be gained for the match to be good is 21.--------------------------. Sound Velocity | | -------------------------.38 | | Jupiter: 6 45'31" Sagittarius Moola Ketu 3 BA 2..

Lord.| | | | | | | | |-------------------|-------------------+-------------------|------------------| |8th Aquarius | |1st Cancer | | | | Ascendant | | | | | | | Rasi Chart | | |-------------------| for |------------------| |7th Capricorn | Prince Charles |2nd Leo | | | | Saturn | | | | | | | | | |-------------------|-------------------+-------------------|------------------| |6th Sagittarius |5th Scorpio |4th Libra |3rd Virgo | | Jupiter MT | Mars ORT | Ketu D ++ | Venus f=++ | | | | Mercury =++ | | | | | Sun fe | | +-------------------+-------------------+-------------------+------------------+ +------------------------------------------------------------------------------+ | Name: Princess Diana Prepared By: Roeland De Looff | | Birth Date: 01-07-1961 Weekday: Saturday | | Time: 18:45:00 GMT: 18:45:00 | | Time Zone: 0 West TZ Name: Greenwich Mean Time | | Latitude: 52 30'00" North Location: | | Longitude: 0 30'00" East Ayanamsa: Lahiri 23 19'00" | | | | Rasi Angle and Sign Nakshatra. Moon: The Moon of Charles is in Aries and the Moon of Lady Di in Aquarius.02 | | Mars: 8 20'35" Leo Makha Ketu 3 MU 1.20 | +------------------------------------------------------------------------------+ +-------------------+-------------------+-------------------+------------------+ |5th Pisces |6th Aries |7th Taurus |8th Gemini | | | | Venus Oe | Mercury Rx O | | | | | Sun . This is a 3/11 relationship and therefore quite well. http://www.htm | Rahu: 11 52'07" D Aries Aswini Ketu 4 LA 0.| | Mars K++ | | | | | |-------------------|-------------------+-------------------|------------------| |2nd Sagittarius |1st Scorpio |12th Libra |11th Virgo | | | Ascendant | | | | | | | | | | | | | +-------------------+-------------------+-------------------+------------------+ THE EASY ANALYSIS First let us do the ’easy analysis’. Sound Velocity | | -------------------------. On the level of the mind (Moon) they will connect well to each other. 1.25 | | Saturn: 4 29'47" Rx Capricorn U.20 | | Ketu: 4 43'59" Dx Aquarius Dhanishta Mars 4 GAY -0.01 | +------------------------------------------------------------------------------+ +-------------------+-------------------+-------------------+------------------+ |9th Pisces |10th Aries |11th Taurus |12th Gemini | | | Moon .06 | | Mercury: 9 53'21" Rx Gemini Aridra Rahu 1 KU -0.dirah.05 | | Rahu: 4 43'59" Dx Leo Makha Ketu 2 ME -0. 2.How to analyze relationships using Vedic astrology: Compatibility | | Jupiter: 11 46'52" Rx Capricorn Sravana Moon 1 JU -1.| | | | | Rahu D -. This is a 5/9 relationship and therefore good.01 | | Ketu: 11 52'07" D Libra Swati Rahu 2 RAY 0.47 | | Venus: 1 06'06" Taurus Krittika Sun 2 EE 1. 9 of 13 4/15/2010 2:37 AM .95 | | Moon: 1 43'00" Aquarius Dhanishta Mars 3 GU 1.. Pada.| | | | | | |-------------------|-------------------+-------------------|------------------| |4th Aquarius | |9th Cancer | | Moon TKe+ | | | | Ketu Dx ++ | | | | | Rasi Chart | | |-------------------| for |------------------| |3rd Capricorn | Princess Diana |10th Leo | | Saturn Rx O | | Rahu Dx | | Jupiter Rx Tf.--------------------------. Ascendant: The ascendant of Charles in in Cancer and of Lady Di in Scorpio. Ashada Sun 3 JA -2.88 | | Sun: 16 21'41" Gemini Aridra Rahu 3 JNA 0.| |Ascendant: 25 27'44" Scorpio Jeyshta Mercury 3 YE 0.

The range is 4. Jupiter and Saturn are not. The Moon of Diana is at 1. Charles has the Sun in Libra at 29.27 (25. Being in each other’s presence did certainly not lessen the feelings of inadequacy Conclusion: The ascendant. We are going to look whether Charles has planets between 0 (we never go beyond the sign) and 6. This type of analysis is easier if you take one chart as the point of departure. which is in Cancer cannot make a Tajika aspect to a planet that is in Sagittarius. On an intellectual level.dirah. This is a trine and may mean that Charles can reason (Mercury) with Diana (Sun). Because there is a considerable difference in age we can proceed to analyse Jupiter and Saturn 7. This is a sextile. Jupiter: Jupiter in the chart of Diana is in Capricorn and in the chart of Charles in Sagitarius. He also has Mars at 27. 4. If we have found such planets we will have to analyze whether they form aspects and if so which aspects. Their goals and ideals must have been different. The two energies are in conflict.21 tot 21. 4. She (ascendant) will stimulate his energy (Mars).48 in Libra.43 degrees of each sign. The relationship is 6/8 and therefore bad. There must have been some love between the couple. This is a 5/9 relationship and is very good. 6.53 Gemini. we have more information than that. Charles’ Saturn is in Leo at 12. Saturn: Saturn in the chart of Diana is in Capricorn and in the chart of Charles in Leo. He does not have any. which means that there must have been good communication. This aspect may also cause disagreements. 1. The Sun of Diana is at 16. This is a somewhat better than average score. by making the analysis we have seen where the difficulties are and where there are points of agreement. 5. Again this is a 5/9 relationship. Mars: Mars in Charles chart is in Scorpio and Mars in Diana’s chart is in Leo.htm 3.17 Aries.14 Cancer..00 of each sign (we do not go beyond a sign). http://www. His Venus is at 23. but I could also have taken the chart of Sun: The Sun of Lady Di is in Gemini and of Charles in Libra. 3. Venus: The Venus of Charles is in Virgo and the Venus of Diana is in Taurus. This is a 2/12 relationship and therefore bad. The Moon is at 7.43 Aquarius.27 Scorpio. It seems he is incapable of connecting to her on the level of feelings and he can not reach her mind. we have to look whether Charles has planets between 20. Mercury in Diana’s chart is at 9. This is right on her ascendant. This is another 5/9 relationship. His sense of beauty (Venus) is pleased by her presence (ascendant). this is problematic. He can talk (Mercury) to Diana about his feelings (Moon) 10 of 13 4/15/2010 2:37 AM . he can connect with her. Mercury in Charles’ chart is at 13. Diana has her ascendant at 25. On the level of the soul (Sun) there must have been agreement.27-5) and 30. 8. In a relationship.07.21.48 Scorpio. but because planets in Libra cannot make aspects to planets in Scorpio this is not an aspect. There must have been some fights. The range that we have to investigate is 11.14 Virgo. Mercury and Venus agree. This is a kendra relationship and therefore difficult. This is a sextile and therefore positive. Mercury: Mercury in Diana’s chart is in Gemini and in the chart of Charles in Libra.53 tot 14.21 Gemini. TAJIKA ANALYSIS I will follow my own advice and keep a maximum orb of 5 degrees.. First.53. However. Sun. I will use the chart of Diana for that. We find the ascendant of Charles at 12.16. The ascendant of Charles is within range but does not make a Tajika aspect because an astrological point in Cancer cannot make an aspect to a planet in Gemini. which makes a sextile to Diana’s Mercury. Charles may ground (Saturn) Diana (Sun). 2. Moon. A planet.How to analyze relationships using Vedic astrology: Compatibility Analysi. Mars.

we have seen under 2 that she cannot do the same thing to him).08 Leo. On a more intellectual level they can connect well to each other. Now squares of Jupiter are not that bad. His Saturn is at Charles’ Saturn is at 12.dirah. this is a probematic aspect. Charles’ mind (Moon) will be empowered (Mars) by Diana. This is a conjunction.47 tot 16. 6.17 Aries. Jupiter’s Diana on his descendant (marriage point) is very good.14 Cancer. A conjunction especially between to planets which are very much different from each other is difficult. Therefore. The range is 0-6. it is striking that neither Diana’s Moon nor Venus were touched by the planets of Charles. It is strange that her husband does not activate Diana’s planet of love and marriage in any way.07 Leo. Mars wants to express his energy. which is in Libra (13. Diana may cause Charles to feel depressed.06. This is a square. Saturn restricts. The Moon of Charles is at 7.51). The Sun is the planet of royalty. By giving interpretations.21 and 13. it may be that in this special case we could also have choosen other meanings for the planets. on the feeling of love (Venus) and feelings (Moon) Diana was not touched by Charles at all. What is even more interesting is that it conjuncts a point called the descendant which says something about marriage (the descendant is always exactly opposite the ascendant).. Charles’ ascendant is at 12. 8.30 Capricorn. This is a trine. This is a trine.06 Taurus. A Saturn-Moon affliction is one of the worst aspects possible.21 Leo. His Mercury is at 13. Mars is a planet that wants totally different things than Saturn. I have given the more commonly used interpretations. It may be that she gives some unrest in his mind (Moon). This is not an aspect. It may be that she stimulates his thinking too much and brings some unrest in her life. Another square is made to his Mercury. This is interesting because when we were dealing with the trine of his Jupiter to her Mars we said Charles would support her energy.47 Capricorn. Jupiter in Charles’ chart is at 6. Charles has his ascendant at 12.14 in Cancer. Saturn in Diana’s chart is at 4. She seems to be able to fullfill his wishes on the field of marriage. Charles will stimulate (Jupiter) her strength (Mars). Therefore.21.48 Libra. If you look at some of the trines and sextiles with these ‘alternative meanings’ in mind this may give additional insight in how these trines have worked out. http://www. Because Venus is the natural karaka for marriage.17 Aries.44 Sagittarius. This is a square. In Tajika analysis.30. He may help her to speak (Mercury) clearly (Saturn). The range will be 3. which is of use to you when you make your 11 of 13 4/15/2010 2:37 AM . which causes great problems. Now we see that not a single planet of Charles makes an aspect to this Venus. The Mars of Diana is at 8. because Jupiter is the great benefic. Charles’ Saturn restricts the expression of the energy of Diana. it is inevitable that we encounter situations like that. The range is 0-9. It may very well be that on one level he supported her energy (indeed it was because of him that she came out into the limelight) and on another level blocked it (their bad marriage). The conclusion is many aspects are harmonic (although there are also some very difficult ones). There must be some reason why for many people they appeared to be a ‘dream couple’ for some time and we should realize that it is because of this marriage that Diana changed from an unknown girl into a legend. Venus in the chart of Diana is at 1. Especially in a marriage. Jupiter in Diana’s chart is at 11. a trine. but this is not an aspect. The Moon of Charles is at 7. Charles Moon is at 7. (however. The Moon is where we are vulnerable.How to analyze relationships using Vedic astrology: Compatibility Analysi.. However. However. Whatever their connection was. The range is 6. If the Saturn of a person afflicts our Moon than we do not feel safe with that person.17 Aries. Again. this is a bad situation.47. My goal was to give an example of a Tajika analysis. 7. I believe that these ‘soft planets’ are cruxial in marriage. because an astrological factor in Cancer cannot make a Tajika aspect to a planet in Leo. Diana’s Jupiter is located opposite his ascendant.htm 5. Neither do we feel accepted by him or her. Like Jupiter is the planet that has to do with fame.

partner). This gives bad results. Nadi: Ashwini is a Vata Nakshatra and Dhanistha is Pitta.25. 9. It happens that Venus is a friend of Mercury and Mercury is a friend of Venus. 1. This is good and one point is being given because of that. If you are in a homosexual relationship. First. Thus they are located in different rajus. 7. Therefore one point is given. Moon. Now we have to count: 23.27. Stree Deergha: The Nakshatra of Charles is not more than 9 Nakshatras away from the Nakshatra of Diana. That means the Moon of Charles is in the third from the Moon of Diana. This is not good. make an evaluation according to the Kuta system of chart analysis. which consists of comparing the signs in which the ascendant. Diana has the yoni of a female Mongoose. Venus and Mars (and if the age difference is considerable Jupiter and Saturn) are located.. This could result in ½ point. However.26.How to analyze relationships using Vedic astrology: Compatibility Analysi. Varna: Aries and Aquarius are Vaisya signs. However. Sun. which is the sign in which Charles’ Moon is located. Rajju: Charles’ Moon (Ashwini) is located in Padarajju and Diana’s Moon (Dhanista) in Sirorajju. 8. Therefore they are of the same Varna. This gives only one point.dirah. Gana Kuta: Charles has his Moon in a deva Nakshatra. EXERCISE To make this exercise you have to compare your chart to the chart of your partner (or ex. Yoni: Now we will finally know how Charles and Diana felt when they were making love. Charles’ yoni is the yoni of of male No points are given. Therefore the match according to this factor is bad. A Vedic astrologer would not have approved of this marriage. Therefore 3 points are given. 11. 1. Finally. 5. Vedha: Ashwini and Dhanita do not afflict each other. but Mars is an enemy to Saturn. but Diana is a Rakshaka. The maximum amount of points to be gained is 36. 10. 2. 4. First make the ‘easy analysis’. Then make a Tajika analysis. in the navamsa of Diana (not shown) the Moon is in Libra and in the navamsa of Charles (not shown) the Moon is in Gemini. an evaluation with partner 12 of 13 4/15/2010 2:37 AM . 8. Mahendra Kuta: The Nakshatra of Charles is 6 Nakshatras from that of Diana. 3.1 the Nakshatra of Charles is 6 Nakshatras from the Nakshatra of Diana. Charles’ Moon is in Ashwini (1). The pairing is bad. which is good . This is good.. That is why I have choosen the more common meanings of the planets and have not choosen meanings which possibly could be more appropiate for this particular situation. you could make the analysis twice. Therefore eight points are given. Diana’s Moon feels attracted to Aries.24. 6. 2. Mercury. Vasya: Charles’ Moon feels attraction to Leo and Scorpio. In this case the match gets 17 points. Graha Maitram: The lord of Diana’s Moon is Saturn and of Charles Moon is Mars. Therefore three points are given. According to diagram 5 in the first course Saturn is neutral to Mars. 12.htm own analyses. 3. Dina Kuta: Diana’s Moon is in Dhanista (23). Now we will make their Kuta analysis. Rasi Kuta: The Moon of Diana is in Aquarius and the Moon of Charles in Aries. Therefore this factor is good. http://www. These are different doshas. This is a difficult match therefore no points are given. KUTA ANALYSIS OF CHARLES AND DIANA We are not done with Charles and Diana yet. However Diana’s Moon is in Aquarius.

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