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Chapter 4:

atha risvarupdhyya||4||

=now
=zodical sign
=essence
=chapter
=masculine a stem, singular, nominative

Now, the chapter on the essence of the zodical signs.

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Chapter 4/loka 1: =of that [pronoun, 1st person, masculine, singular,

genitive]

=understanding
ahortrasya prvntyalopd hor'vaiyate|
=the total
tasya vijnamtrea jtakarmaphala vadet||1||
=masculine a stem, singular, instrumental

=understanding the whole thing



=Ahortra [day and night]
=station of life
=masculine a stem, singular, genitive
=karma
=of Ahortra
=result
first
=

=neuter a stem, singular, accusative
=last
=resultant karma of the living being

=dropping

=should be said

=masculine a stem, singular, ablative


=first, last, from dropping
Hor remains from the dropping of the first and last
=hor
[syllable] of Ahortra. By total understanding of that
=the remains
[Hor] one can state the karmic results and the station of
=verb ending, 1 person, singular, atmanepada
st
life [of the native].
= hor, the remains

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Chapter 4/loka 2:
=Janrdana

=masculine a stem, singular, nominative

=Janrdana

yadavyakttmako viu klarupo janrdana|
tasygni nibodhatva kramnmediraya||2|| =of him [pronoun, 1st person, singular, genitive]
=limb
=who or which =neuter a stem, plural, nominative
=unmanifest
=limbs, of him

=soul
= are understood [20.11g]
=masculine a stem, singular, nominative
=the order
=soul unmanifest, who or which
=masculine a stem, singular, ablative

=Viu
=Aries
=masculine u stem, singular, nominative
=etc.
=Viu
=zodical sign
=time =masculine i stem, plural, nominative
=form

=zodical signs, Aries, etc., in that order
=masculine a stem, singular, nominative

=form of time

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The unmanifest [form of] Viu is the form of time and
called Janrdana. Aries, etc. in that order are understood
as the limbs of him [Janrdana].

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Chapter 4/loka 3:
=a crab [Cancer]


--
=a lion [Leo]




=a virgin [Virgo]
meo vaca mithuna karka-siha-kumrik|
tul'lica dhanurnakra kumbho mnastata =masculine a stem, plural, nominative
param||3||

--=a crab [Cancer], a lion [Leo], virgin

=ram [Aries] [Virgo]

=masculine a stem, singular, nominative =a balance [Libra]


=ram [Aries]
=a scorpion [Scorpio]

=bull [Taurus] =masculine i stem, singular, nominative

=masculine a stem, singular, nominative =and

=and
=a balance [Libra], a scorpion [Scorpio], and

=bull [Taurus], and


bow [Sagittarius]
=a

=a pair [Gemini] =masculine u stem, singular, nominative

=masculine a stem, singular, nominative =a crocodile [Capricorn]

=a pari [Gemini]
=masculine a stem, singular, nominative

=a bow [Sagittarius], a crocodile [Capricorn]

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=a pitcher [Aquarius]

=masculine a stem, singular, nominative

=a pitcher [Aquarius]

=fish [Pisces]
=masculine a stem, singular, nominative


=thence

=fish [Pisces], in that place

=last

=masculine a stem, singular, accusative

=last

Ram [Aries], Bull [Taurus], A Pair [Gemini], Crab


[Cancer], Lion [Leo], Virgin [Virgo], Balance [Libra],
Scorpion [Scorpio], A Bow [Sagittarius], Crocodile
[Capricorn], Pitcher [Aquarius], and thence Fish [Pisces] is
the last.

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Chapter 4/loka 4: =breast

=abdominal cavity

=hips
rnane tath bh htkroakaibastaya|
=the lower belly
guhyoruyugale jnuyugme vai jaghake tath||4||
=masculine i stem, plural, nominative
=head =breast, abdominal cavity, hips, the lower
=face belly
=neuter a stem, dual, nominative =private parts

=in the head and face
=buttocks
=thusly =a pair

=arms =neuter a stem, dual, nominative
=masculine u stem, dual, nominative =private parts, buttocks, a pair

=two arms
=thigh to knee
=a pair

=masculine a stem, singular, locative

=
thigh to knee, a pair
=verily

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=shank
=neuter a stem, dual, nominative

=two shanks
=thusly

Thusly verily, the head, face, two arms, breast, abdominal


cavity, hips, lower belly, private parts, a pair of buttocks, a
pair of thighs to knees, and two shanks.

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Chapter 4/loka 5: =to be known


=masculine a stem, plural, nominative

=these are to be known

caraau dvau tath met jey rdiya kramt|
carasthiradvisvabhv krrkrrau narastriyau||5|| =head
=etc.
=foot
=masculine i stem, plural, nominative
=masculine a stem, dual, nominative

=the head, etc.
=two foot
=order
=two
=masculine a stem, singular, ablative
=masculine a stem, dual, nominative
that order
=in
=two
=movable
=thusly
=fixed
=Aries
=dual natured

=masculine a stem, singular, ablative
=masculine a stem, plural, nominative

=from Aries
=movable, fixed, dual natured

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=cruel

=not cruel

=masculine a stem, dual, nominative

=cruel, not cruel

=male
=female
=masculine a stem, dual, nominative

=male, female

Two feet thusly[connected to loka 4]. From Aries in that


order are the head, etc. to be known. Movable, fixed, and
dual-natured signs, cruel and not cruel, and male and
female.

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Chapter 4/loka 6: =Aries

=etc.

=masculine i stem, plural, nominative
pittnilatridhtvaikyalemikca kriydaya|
raktavaro bhadgtracatupdrtrivikram||6|| =Aries, etc.

=red
=bilious humour =color
=windy humour =masculine a stem, singular, nominative

=consisting of the three humours
=red color
=unity

=large


=phlegmatic humour
=body
=masculine a stem, plural, nominative
=masculine a stem, singular, nominative
=and
=quadraped


=bilious humour, windy humour,
=nocturnal
in unity consisting of the three humours, phlegmatic
=displaying valor [masculine in stem, singular,
humour, and
nominative]


=large body, quadraped, night,
displaying valor

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Aries, etc. are bilious humour, in unity consisting of the
three humours, windy humour and phlegmatic humour.
[Aries is of] red color, large body, quadraped, nocturnal,
and displaying valor at night.

Note: This sutra has been revised per Ernst Wilhelm.


Ernst believes that the original sutra has been corrupted
and flips the designations of the signs in unity consisting
of the three humours and the windy humour. This sutra
has been corrected to be in line with Ernsts revision of the
sutra.

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Chapter 4/loka 7: =passion



=gua [masculine in stem, singular, nominative]



=whos gua is rajas

prvavs npajti ailacr rajogu|
phoday pvak ca meari kujdhipa||7|| =back
=riser [masculine in stem, singular, nominative]
east
=
=riser of the back
=dweller [masculine in stem, singular, nominative]
=fire [masculine in stem, singular, nominative]

=dweller in the east
=and
=royalty
=Aries
=intimately acquainted with
=zodical sign
=masculine i stem, singular, nominative
=masculine i stem, singular, nominative

=intimately acquainted with royalty

=zodical sign of Aries
=rocky terrain =son of the earth [Mars]

=one who wanders [masculine in stem, singular,
=lordship
nominative]
=masculine a stem, singular, nominative
=one who wanders in rocky terrain
=lordship is Mars

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The sign of Aries is a dweller in the east, intimately
acquainted with royalty, one who wanders in rocky
terrain, whos gua is rajas, riser of the back, possessed of
fire, and lordship is Mars.

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Chapter 4/loka 8: =tall [or long]



=masculine a stem, singular, nominative



=quadruped
veta ukrdhipo drghacatupccharvarbal|
ymye grmyo vaigbhmiraja phodayo =night

va||8|| =possessed of strength


=tall [or long], quadruped,possessed of
=white strength
=masculine a stem, singular, nominative =in the south

=white
=relating to villages

=Venus
=masculine a stem, singular, nominative

=lordship =relating to villages


=masculine a stem, singular, nominative
=merchant

=lordship is Venus =earth

=rajas
=masculine a stem, singular, nominative


=merchant, earth, quality of passion

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=back
=rising
=masculine a stem, singular, nominative

=rising with back

=Taurus
=masculine a stem, singular, nominative

=Taurus

Taurus is white, lordship is Venus, tall, quadruped,


possessed of strength at night, in the south, relating to
villages, merchant, earth, rajasic, and rising with back.

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Chapter 4/loka 9: =with lute


=the one


=neuter a stem, singular, nominative
roday nmithunam sagada ca savakam|

=one with a lute
pratyagvyurdvipdrtribal grmavrajo'nil||9||
the west
=in
air [sign]
=
=head
=masculine u stem, singular, nominative
=riser [masculine in stem, singular, nominative
=biped
=rises with the head
=night
=a pair [man and woman]

=possessed of strength [masculine in stem, singular,



=neuter a stem, singular, nominative
nominative]
=a
pair [man and woman]
=westward,
wind, biped night,
=with
possessed of strength
=mace

=neuter a stem, singular, nominative

=with mace
=and

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=village
=wanders
=masculine a stem, singular, nominative

=possessed of wind

=wanders in village, possessed of air

Rises with the head, is a pair [man and woman]-one with


mace and one with a lute, in the west, air [sign], biped,
possessed of strength in the night, wanders in village, and
possessed of wind.

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Chapter 4/loka 10: =Gemini


=declared

=masculine a stem, singular, nominative
samagtro haridvaro mithunkhyo budhdhipa|

=declared as Gemini
palo vanacr ca brhmao nii vryavn||10||
=Mercury
=rulership
=even =masculine a stem, singular, nominative
=body

=rulership is Mercury
=masculine a stem, singular, nominative [possible
=pink
typo-should be visarga]
=masculine a stem, singular, nominative
=even body
=pink

=green grass
=forest dweller
=color
=and
=masculine a stem, singular, nominative
=Brahmin
=green grass color
=masculine a stem, singular, nominative

=Brahmin

=possessing vigor at night

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Even body, green grass color, and Mercury rulership is
declared as Gemini. Pink, forest dweller, Brahmin, and
possessing vigor at night.

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Chapter 4/loka 11: =back

=rising




=back rising
bahupdacara sthaulyatanu sattvagu jal|
phoday karkarirmgk'dhipati smta||11|| =Cancer
=zodical sign
=masculine i stem, singular, nominative
=many-footed

=Moon
=moving
=lordship
=masculine a stem, singular, nominative
=masculine i stem, singular, nominative
=many=footed moving



=sign of Cancer, Moon, lordship
=large

=body
Moving with many feet, large body, possessed of Sattva
=masculine u stem, singular, nominative
quality, possessed of water, back rising, and Moon is the
=large body
lord of the sign of Cancer.
=Sattva
=possessed of the quality

=possessesed of the Sattva quality

=possessed of water

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Chapter 4/loka 12: =forest dweller



=head


=rising
siha srydhipa sattv catupt katriyo van|
roday bhadgtra pu prve =head rising
dyuvryavn||12||
=great
=body
=Leo
=masculine a stem, singular, nominative
=masculine a stem, singular, nominative

=great body
=Leo

=pale
Sun
=

=masculine u stem, singular, nominative


=lord
=pale
=masculine a stem, singular, nominative
=in the east


=lord is the Sun

=strong in the day
=possessed of Sattva

=quadruped

=military or reigning class


=masculine a stem, singular, nominative

= military or reigning class

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Leo is lorded by the Sun, possessed of Sattva, quadruped,
of the military or reigning class, forest dweller, head
rising, great body, pale, in the east, and strong in the day.

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Chapter 4/loka 13: =zodical sign

=masculine i stem, singular, nominative

=day
prvatytha kanykhy rirdinabalnvit|
roday ca madhyg dvipdymyacar ca s||13|| =strength
=possessed of
=dwelling in the mountains

=feminine stem, singular, nominative


=feminine stem, singular, nominative
=zodical sign, possessed of strength in the
=now day

=now, dwelling in the mountains =head
=Virgo
=one rising
=feminine stem, singular, nominative =feminine stem, singular, nominative
=called =with head rising
=feminine stem, singular, nominative =and
=called Virgo =medium

=limb
=feminine stem, singular, nominative

=medium body

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=two
=foot
=southern
=moving
=feminine stem, singular, nominative

=biped, southern, moving


=and
=that or she [pronoun, feminine, 1st person, singular,
nominative]

Virgo is dwelling in the mountains, possessed of strength


in the day, head rising, medium-sized body, biped, and
moving in the south.

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Chapter 4/loka 14: =clear
=color


=feminine stem, singular, nominative
s sasyadahan vaiy citravar prabhajin|
kumr tamas yukt blabhv budhdhip||14|| =color is clear
=is related to hurricanes [feminine in stem,
=it or she [pronoun, feminine, 1 st
person, singular, singular, nominative]
nominative]
=related to adolescence [feminine in stem,
=grain singular, nominative]
=fire
=tamas quality
=feminine stem, singular, nominative =masculine consonant ending, singular, instrumental
=grain and fire =tamasic
=merchant class =union

=feminine stem, singular, nominative =feminine stem, singular, nominative
=merchant class =union

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=adolescent-natured
=feminine stem, singular, nominative

=adolescent-natured

=Budha [Mercury]
=lordship
=feminine stem, singular, nominative


=lordship is Mercury

It [Virgo] has grain and fire, is merchant class, is clear,


related to hurricanes, related to adolescence, joined with
the tamas quality, adolescent-natured, and is lorded by
Mercury.

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Chapter 4/loka 15:


=dark-blue



=masculine a stem, singular, nominative
roday dyuvryhyastula ko rajogu|
pacimo bhcaro ght dro madyatanurdvipt||15|| =dark-blue


=rajas
=head
=possessed
of quality

=one rising =masculine in stem, singular, nominative
=masculine in stem, singular, nominative =possessed of rajas quality

=one rising of head
=west

=day =masculine a stem, singular, nominative
=strong
=west
=abundantly
=moving on the land

=masculine a stem, singular, nominative
=masculine a stem, singular, nominative
=Tula [Libra]

=moving on the land



=masculine a stem, singular, nominative

=destroyer
=abundantly strong in day, Libra

=masculine in stem, singular, nominative

=destroyer

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=dra
=masculine a stem, singular, nominative

=dra

=medium

=body
=masculine u stem, singular, nominative


=biped


=medium body, biped

Libra is abundantly strong in the day, rising with head,


dark-blue, possessed of rajas quality, west, moving on the
land, destroyer, dra, medium body, and a biped.

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Chapter 4/loka 16:
=many footed





=Brahmin
ukr'dhipo'tha svalpgo bahupdbrhmao bil| =masculine a stem, singular, nominative
saumyastho dinavryhya piago
jalabhvaha||16|| =many footed, Brahmin

=one who resides in holes
=ukra [Venus]

=masculine in stem, singular, nominative


=lordship
=one who resides in holes
=masculine a stem, singular, nominative
=north
=now
=being in

=lordship is Venus, now
=masculine a stem, singular, nominative
=short
=being in the north

=body
=day
=masculine a stem, singular, nominative
=strong
=body is short

=very

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=masculine a stem, singular, nominative

=very strong in the day

=orange

=masculine a stem, singular, nominative

=orange

=aquatic
=producing
=masculine a stem, singular, nominative

=producing aquatic

Lordship is Venus [pertaining to the sign of Libra


mentioned in the previous loka]. [Scorpios] body is
short, many footed, Brahmin, one who resides in holes,
being in the north, very strong in day, orange, and
producing the aquatic.

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Chapter 4/loka 17:
=Scorpio


=masculine a stem, singular, nominative

=and
romasvhyo'titkgro vcikaca kujdhipa|
phoday tvatha dhanurgurusvm ca sttvika||17||
=Scorpio, and

=Mars

=hair on the body
=lordship
=ones own
=masculine a stem, singular, nominative
=very

=lordship is Mars
=masculine a stem, singular, nominative
=back
=very

=riser
=sharp
=masculine in stem, singular, nominative
=point
=back riser
=masculine a stem, singular, nominative

=but
=prominent, very sharp pointed, very
=now
much hair on ones body
=but, now

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=Saggitarius
=Jupiter

=lord
=masculine in stem, singular, nominative


=Jupiter is lord of Saggitarius
=and

=Sattva
=masculine a stem, singular, nominative

=Sattva

Scorpio has very much hair on his body, very sharp


pointed, and lordship is Mars. Now Saggitarius rises
with the back, is lorded by Jupiter, and is Sattva.

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Chapter 4/loka 18: =Katriya


=masculine a stem, singular, nominative


=Katriya
pigalo niivryahya pvaka katriyo dvipt|

=two footed
dvante catupda samagtro dhanurdhara||18||
=first
=yellow
=masculine i stem, singular, locative
=masculine a stem, singular, nominative
=last
=yellow

=masculine a stem, singular, locative


=night
=first, last
=vigor

=four footed [in the later part]



=masculine a stem, singular, nominative
=masculine a stem, singular, nominative
=vigor at night


=four footed [in the later part]
=fiery
=even
=masculine a stem, singular, nominative
=body
=fiery
=masculine a stem, singular, nominative

=even body

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=bow

=bearing
=masculine a stem, singular, nominative

=bearing a bow

Yellow, vigor at night, fiery, Katriya, first two footed, the


last is four footed, even body, and bearing bow.

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=splendorous

Chapter 4/loka 19:


=Brahman




=masculine an stem, singular, instrumental


=by Brahma
prvastho vasudhcr tejasv brahma kta|
=made

manddhipastam bhaum ymye ca
niivryavn||19|| =masculine a stem, singular, nominative

=made

east
=
=Saturn
=stands
=lordship
=masculine a stem, singular, nominative
=masculine a stem, singular, nominative
=stand in east


=possessed of tama
=the land

=masculine in stem, singular, nominative



=moving
=lordship is Saturn, possessed of tama
=masculine in stem, singular, nominative

=related to the earth

=moving on the land
=masculine in stem, singular, nominative

=related to the earth




=splendid
=in the south
=masculine in stem, singular, nominative

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=and

=night

=one possessed of strength


=one possessed of strength at night

[Sagittarius] stands in east, moving on the land, and


Brahma made splendorous. [Capricorns] lordship is
Saturn, possessed of tama, and related to the earth.

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Chapter 4/loka 20: =forest region


=moving

=masculine a stem, singular, nominative
phoday bhadgtra karburo vanabhcara|
=moving in forest region

dau catupadonte tu vipado jalago mata||20||
=first

=back =masculine i stem, singular, locative


=riser =in first

=masculine in stem, singular, nominative =four footed


=rising with the back =masculine a stem, singular, nominative


=large
=last

=body =masculine a stem, singular, locative

=masculine a stem, singular, nominative


= last is, four footed


=body is large
=then

=variegated =without

=masculine a stem, singular, nominative =foot

=variegated
=masculine a stem, singular, nominative

=without feet

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=water
=moving
=masculine a stem, singular, nominative

=moving in water

=regarded as
=masculine a stem, singular, nominative

=regarded as

[Capricorn] is regarded as rising with the back, body is


large, variegated, moving in forest region, first half is four
feet then last part is without feet moving in the water.

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Chapter 4/loka 21:
=deep brown




=color

=masculine a stem, singular, nominative
kumbha kumbh naro babhruvaro
=color is deep brown

madhyatanurdvipt|
dyuvryo jalamadhyastho vtaroday tama||21|| =medium
=body
=Aquarius

=two
=masculine a stem, singular, nominative

=foot
=Aquarius


=medium body, biped


=one who bears a pitcher

=in day
=masculine in stem, singular, nominative
=vigorous
=one who bears a pitcher

=masculine a stem, singular, nominative


=a man
=vigorous in day

=masculine a stem, singular, nominative

=a man

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=water
=middle
=stands
=masculine a stem, singular, nominative

=it stands in the midst of water

=airy
=head

=one who rises
=masculine in stem, singular, nominative

=airy, one who rises with the head


=Tamasic

Aquarius is a man who bears a pitcher, deep brown color,


medium bodied, biped, vigorous in the day, stands in the
midst of water, is airy, one who rises with the head, and is
Tamasic.

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Chapter 4/loka 22: =Saturn


=masculine i stem, singular, nominative

=Saturn
dra pacimadeasya svm daivkari smta|
mnau pucchsyasalagnau mnarirdivbal||22|| =to be remembered

=masculine a stem, singular, nominative
=servant class
=to be remembered

=masculine a stem, singular, nominative
=fish
=servant class

=masculine a stem, dual, nominative


=west
=two fishes
=place

=tail

=masculine a stem, singular, genitive
=mouth

=western place
=closely attached


=lordship =masculine a stem, dual, nominative
=masculine in stem, singular, nominative
=closely attached are the tail and mouth

=lordship

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=Pisces
=zodical sign
=masculine i stem, singular, nominative

=in the day



=possessed of strength
=masculine in stem, singular, nominative

=Pisces, possessed of strength in the day

[Aquarius] is to be remembered as the servant class, of the


west, and lorded by Saturn. Pisces is two fishes with tail
and mouth closely attached and possessed of strength in
the day.

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Chapter 4/loka 23: =water

=moving
=masculine a stem, singular, nominative
jal sattvaguhyaca svastho jalacaro dvija|
apado madhyadeh ca saumyastho hyu =moving in the water
bhayoday||23|| =Brahmin
=masculine a stem, singular, nominative

=possessed of water
=Brahmin
=masculine in stem, singular, nominative
=footless
=possessed of water
=masculine a stem, singular, nominative
=sattva
=footless
=quality

=medium
=filled with

=possessed of body
=masculine a stem, singular, nominative
=masculine in stem, singular, nominative
=and
=body is medium


=and, filled with sattva quality

=self-abiding
=masculine a stem, singular, nominative

=self-abiding

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=north
=stands
=masculine a stem, singular, nominative

=stands in north

=verily
=both

=riser
=masculine in stem, singular, nominative


=verily, rises with the head and tail

[Pisces] possessed of water, filled with sattva quality, self-


abiding, moving in the water, Brahmin, footless, body is
medium, stands in the north, and verily rises with both
[head and tail].

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Chapter 4/loka 24: =quality



=masculine a stem, plural, nominative


=qualities

surcrydhipaceti rn gadit gu|
triadbhgtmakn ca sthlaskmaphalya =thirty degrees

ca||24||
=masculine a stem, singular, ablative

=portion

=Jupiter
=soul
=lordship

=masculine a stem, plural, genitive
=masculine a stem, singular, nominative

= thirty degees, of the souls portions
=and
=and
=[close quote]
=gross

=lordship is Jupiter, and, [close quote]

=subtle

=zodical sign
=results

=masculine i stem, plural, genitive
=neuter a stem, singular, dative
=of the zodical signs

=for the gross and subtle results
=spoken
=and
=masculine a stem, plural, nominative

=they are spoken

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And [in regards to Pisces] the lordship is Jupiter. The
gross and subtle results are spoken of the qualities of the
signs within the thirty degrees of the souls portions.

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Chapter 4/loka 25: =birth

=rising point



=neuter a stem, singular, nominative
athta sampravakymi uva munipugava|
janmalagna ca saodhya nieka =birth rising point
pariodhayet||25|| =and

=with rectifying
=now henceforth
=Nieka Lagna [Lagna assigned to coitus that


=fully explain
produced conception]
=verb, 3rd person, future, 16.3
=ought to be correct
=I shall fully explain
=you listen to me
Listen to me most excellent muni! Now henceforth I shall
=muni [highest order of the brahmins]
fully explain [Nieka Lagna, the Lagna of conception].
=most excellent
With rectifying the birth rising point the Nieka Lagna
=masculine a stem, singular, vocative will be correct.
=most excellent muni!

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Chapter 4/loka 26: =birth

=rising point



=masculine a stem, singular, ablative
tadaha sapravakymi maitreya tva vidhraya|

=from the birth rising point
janmalagnt parijna nieka sarvajantu yat||26||
=known

=neuter, singular, nominative
=that
=known
=I [pronoun, 3rd person, singular, nominative]
=Nieka Lagna [Lagna of conception]

=that, I
=all

=fully explain

=offspring
=verb, 1st person, future, 16.3
=masculine u stem, singular, nominative
=I shall fully explain
=all offspring [lacunae]

=Maitreya [inquiring Brahmin] [vocative ending]

=that
=you [pronoun, 2nd person, singular, nominative]
=ought to calculate calculation
Maitreya I shall fully explain that calculation to you.
From the birth rising point is known the Nieka Lagna of
all offspring.

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Chapter 4/loka 27: =Mndi

=masculine i stem, singular, ablative

=which
yasmin bhve sthito mandastasya mnderyadantaram|
lagnabhgyntara yojya yacca rydi jyate||27|| =the distance between

=masculine a stem, singular, accusative
which
=in


=from Mndi, which, the distance
=place
=rising point
=masculine a stem, singular, locative
=9th house
=in that place
=the distance between
=situated
=masculine a stem, singular, accusative
=masculine a stem, singular, nominative
=the distance between the 9th house and the
=situated rising point
=Manda [Saturn] =to be added
=masculine a stem, singular, nominative
=masculine a stem, singular, accusative
=of that [pronoun, 1st person, singular, genitive] =to be added
= Manda [Saturn] , of that

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=which
=and

=and, which

=zodical sign
=etc.
=masculine i stem, singular, nominative [lacuna]

=zodical sign, etc.


=resultant

The distance of the placements from Mndi to Manda


[Saturn] in which places they are situated is to be added to
the distance between the Lagna and 9th house [cusp],
which will indicate the resultant zodical sign, etc.

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Chapter 4/loka 28:
=towards

=Nieka


=birth
msdi tanmita jeya janmata prk niekajam|

=masculine a stem, singular, accusative
yadyadyadalegeastadendorbhuktabhgayuk||28||


=birth and Nieka [act of coitus that produced
birth of native]
=month
=etc.
=masculine i stem, singular, nominative [lacuna]

=months, etc.

=that
=established

=masculine a stem, singular, accusative

=that, established

=understood

=masculine a stem, singular, accusative

=
understood
=according to birth

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=if That established [calculation from above] converted in

=invisable months, etc. between [the natives] birth and Nieka [act of

=portion coitus that produced birth of native]. If the Lagna Lord is

=Lagna in the invisable portion then [the degrees moved by] the

=lord Moon in its particular sign.

=masculine a stem, singular, nominative

=then

=Moon
=masculine u stem, singular, genitive

=particular

=zodical sign

=joined

=joined particular zodical sign,

of the Moon, if Lagna Lord in the invisable portion

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Chapter 4/loka 29:
=according
to the previous


=Lagna



=masculine u stem, singular, accusative
tatkle sdhayellagna odhayet prvavattanum|


=for the self having determined that
tasmcchubhubha vcya garbhasthasya
vieata||29||
=therefore
=pleasantness

=that
=unpleasantness
=time

=masculine a stem, singular, nominative
=masculine a stem, singular, locative
=
on that account, pleasantness,
=in that time
unpleasantness

=ought to be accomplished
=spoken
=rising sign

=masculine a stem, singular, nominative

=masculine a stem, singular, nominative
=spoken
=
ought to be accomplished, rising sign
=in the womb


=ought to be determined
=masculine a stem, singular, genitive


=of in the womb

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=accounted

=masculine a stem, singular, nominative

=accounted

At that time having calculated the Nieka Lagna the


pleasantness and unpleasantness of the one in the womb
can be told.

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Chapter 4/loka 30: =the death



=neuter a stem, singular, nominative


=the death
ubhubha vadet pitrorjvana maraa tath|
eva niekalagnena samyag jeya svakalpant||30|| =thusly
=just so

=Nieka

=pleasantness
=Lagna
=unpleasantness
=masculine a stem, singular, instrumental

=masculine a stem, singular, accusative
=with the Nieka Lagna

=
pleasantness, unpleasantness

=completely

=ought to be spoken
=to be known
=parents

=masculine a stem, singular, accusative
=agential masculine stem, singular genitive
=
to be known
=life
=ones own

=masculine a stem, singular, accusative
=investigation
=of the parents, life

=masculine a stem, singular, ablative

=from ones own investigation

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Thusly, from ones own investigating with the Nieka
Lagna the pleasantness and unpleasantness, the life, and
death of the parents are to be known completely just so.

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