Combinations for Fame: By yenbeeyes Written on 23.03.

2008 Published in the All India Federation of Astrological Societies – Research Journal – July-Sep. 2008 issue. The 3rd chart of Aishwarya Rai was omitted in the printed article. Being known to each and every common man is what makes a person fame. Fame comes in different spheres of life. A child born to an already famous person is known to many due to media and publicity. His/Her photographs are published everywhere. Then comes the Child prodigy-as a child some exemplary action lifts the child from an ordinary being to a famous personality. Fame also comes from some actions. Deeds – good or bad (or is it worst). Some are famous in a small circle, and some others in their own community or field. Some gain fame after death. Some others are famous even after death. Is there any yardstick by which we can measure the fame? Are there any criteria which determines that the one will be famous or will attain name and fame at a particular time and will be known to every human being for a specific time or for ever? What does Jytoisha reveals us on these points? When the above questions came to my mind I started scanning the various Vedic scriptures, hoping to find some definite results. Alas ! I ended up with hundreds and hundreds of combinations for ‘getting fame.’ If I were to list out all those findings, that alone will occupy half of this magazine pages. Then I shifted my focus on to studying some of the horoscopes of notable personalities. I went through all the horoscopes given by Dr. B.V.Raman in his beautiful book ‘Notable Horoscopes.’ Of course the collection of horoscopes by Dr. B.V.Raman is not of those persons who are famous in the sense that their names are known to each and every individualprobably famous only in a particular section or field - at least some of them. They are no doubt horoscopes having noteworthy combinations but not necessarily of famous personalities. Since the yardstick for fame is not fixed, or the yardstick too lengthy to measure having numerous permutations and combinations, how an Astrologer can predict that given a horoscope, whether the native will be famous or not ? If so in what area or what field or in what manner ? When he will come to be known to one and all ? How long will his fame last ? and so on… After careful study and analysis of various charts I came to the following conclusions:

1. The best indicator of fame is Moon. To determine the odds for fame, popularity and public

appeal, an analysis of the Lunar aspects are extremely revealing. As the second most important feature in the horoscope, the Moon reveals our basic personality traits. The amount of popularity we enjoy and the general response others have to us is shown in the condition of the natal Moon, therefore it is an ideal indicator of potential fame. If the Moon in your natal chart is in a prominent position – in a Kendra or trikona – exalted or own house or by several aspects to other planets, you could be on your way. These show a natural potential for appealing to the masses. 2. Not everyone with a prominent Moon becomes famous, but it definitely is a major factor in that direction. Some are famous without a prominent Moon, but they usually have some very heavy emphasis in a particular area of their chart, such as a stellium of planets in an angle. 3. Without a prominent Moon, and without such a stellium, you can still achieve fame, but it involves lot more work to accomplish this. With Mars conjunct Jupiter, though, you definitely have the potential energy to work hard to achieve fame, if that is what you desire.

But he cannot determine fame. 5. it is observed that Jupiter plays an important role where as for nocturnal births Saturn takes the place in determining the fame. These are the ten commandments for getting fame.4. Similar effects will come to pass. Lagna lord and 10th lord strongly placed without malefic interventions. Various innumerable combinations do bring popularity which should not be forgotten. planets posited therein as also the aspects the sign is receiving are all important factors before deciding on whether the native will attain fame or not. 4. while 10th Lord is in a trine from 10th House and Lagna Lord is in Lagnas angle. 8. while 10th Lord is strong and gives Aspect to Jupiter. For Diurnal births. Fame will come to the native. Position of lord of 10th from Moon and his associations. 1. .. if 11th Lord is in 10th House. Above all we should not forget the 1st house as it represents fame also. 6. he can only support by his placement. lord of the sign. The nature of the sign. let us call it as the HOUSE OF FAME. Placement in a Kendra or Kona from Lagna or Arudha Lagna or House of Fame is vital for this rule. Connection between 5th and 10th house as also between 5th and 9th house. If the lord of House Of Fame occupies a Kendra or Kona from the house of fame. Jupiter or Venus should have some connection with Moon-conjunction. Ashtakavarga System also throws some light on attaining fame through the bindus or dots gained by a planet due to his placement. the 9th house as well as the 5th house also represents fame. Hence Arudha Lagna and planets in Kendra/Kona to Arudha Lagna are vital. 6. The tenth house. Since the 10th house plays a major role in establishing fame. 5. 2. it is only the major influences which make a person famous. When Jupiter or Saturn conjoins or aspects the lord of house of fame or placed in an angular position fame results. Maharishi Parasara has the following to say in regard to combinations for fame: One will be endowed with fame. The next person who assists in getting fame is the planets placed in Kendra or Kona to the lord of House of Fame. Karaka for public is Moon – Hence Moon should be strong in the chart. 10. 9. aspect or placement in Kendra or trikona to Moon. as Lagna Lord is in 10th House and Moon is in 5th House. if 10th Lord is in 9th House. 3. fame is likely to come. Hence Lagna and placement of Lagna lord are also to be considered. Fame is related to image. if Moon is in 10th House. It is noteworthy to mention that an afflicted 12th house or 4th house may make one shy away from fame. 7. Now it is time to frame some rules to find out the answers to at least some of the questions raised above. That is to say that the position of lord of House of Fame in a Kendra or Kona definitely ensures support for the native in achieving fame. These are not the end of it.

House of Fame and Moon. Mo Ra Ke Bill Clinton DOB: 19/08/1946 TOB: 03:44 93 W 36 33 N 44 Me Sa Asc Su . AL. From Moon 10th lord Mars is placed in a Kendra along with benefics Me and Ve. Jupiter is in a Kendra from Moon forming a Gajakesari Yoga. Jupiter and Moon are in mutual Kendra.as many as 24 . 2. Rahu and Venus by Mars. For Libra Lagna Saturn is a benefic as he owns 4th and 5th. 6. Lord of House of Fame is Moon and is placed in his own house. Lagna lord Venus and 10th lord Moon are in their swakshetra. Hence fame determining planet Jupiter is placed in a Kendra from Lagna. AL lagna is in Cancer and its Lord is in own house and Kendras from AL are occupied by benefics. Though Moon is afflicted by 2. This is a diurnal birth. Karaka Moon is in own house. it can be said that both are fairly strong. 5. Ju Ke Mahatma Gandhi DOB: 02/10/1869 TOB: 07:31 69 E 49 21 N 37 Ra Mo AL Sa Ma Me Ve Asc Su 1. 4. Let us first take up the chart of Father of Nation-Mahatma Gandhi.1. 10 th lord in the 10th makes a person highly successful in his profession and he commands respect and honour. Mars. The 2nd chart I will take up is that of Bill Clinton.which were also responsible in gaining fame. He is placed in trikona from AL. 7. One noteworthy point in this chart is the number of yogas . House of Fame is in Cancer. 3. Mercury and Venus are in Ascendent and angular to the lord of fortune and Jupiter. by virtue of their ownership of 5 th house(Co-lord of 5th) and 7th house respectively.

Saturn is already placed in the 10th aspected by Moon. In effect. From Arudha Lagna he is placed in the 10th house. 10th Lord in the 3rd makes a native a speaker or writer of celebrity. We have to examine the position of Saturn. House of Fame is in Aries. Jupiter is in an angle from Moon and aspecting Moon. 10 th Lord in the 3rd makes a native a speaker or writer of celebrity. 3. (Ma also happens to be 5th lord as well as he is stronger than Ke-co-lord of Scorpio). Its lord Mercury due to parivarthana gets strength. Ju is debilitated in 5th but getting neecha bhanga. (Sa becomes benefic on account of AL being in Libra) 5. 7.All angular positions. 10th house has Saturn and Ketu of which Saturn is lord of 5th. This is a nocturnal birth. 9. Mercury will act as if he is in the 10th his own house. 3. 5. . 8. 5th Lord Saturn and 9th Lord Venus have mutual aspect and both are placed in Kendra bringing her fame. Let us analyse the chart of Aishwarya Rai Ma Ke Sa Ju AL Ve Mo Ra Aishwarya Rai DOB: 01/11/1973 TOB: 04:05 74 E 53 12 N 52 Me Su Asc 1. 10th Lord Ma is aspecting 10th house. Ketu being lord of 3rd house scorpio as he is stronger has exchanged places with Mercury – the 10th lord. The presence of Ma in the 3rd house along with Venus indicate that the fame will not be everlasting. 6. 2. Lagna Lord Moon is placed in 10th house. And Mars in 4th and Sun in 10th from AL.there indicate fame. 6.Ke AL Ju Ve Ma 1. Hence his fame is explained. 4. Me also suffers from Papakarthari yoga which may bring in occasional disturbances. 4. Lagna Lord Mercury is placed in 3rd and aspected by Mars from his own house. 10th lord Me due to parivarthana with Ketu gains strength. 3. AL has Jupiter. 2. Kendras from AL are occupied by benefics. However. Moon is placed in a Kendra along with Venus. This is a nocturnal birth. . From Moon 5th lord Sun is placed in his own house and 10th lord Saturn is placed in a Kendra . Placement of Moon – karaka for fame . 7. Only karaka for fame Moon along with Venus is aspecting the House of Fame. House of Fame is in Gemini. Moon and Jupiter are in opposition forming Gajakesari Yoga. Saturn is placed in the Lagna aspecting the House of Fame. Hence everlasting fame cannot be expected. AL is occupied by benefic Jupiter. There are no planets angular to Lord of House of Fame.

Mercury-Lagna & 4th Lord . Lord Jupiter is placed in a kona from Ascendant. This chart is a diurnal birth. Note the connection between the 5th lord Venus and 9th lord Saturn. Saturn – 9th lord. 2. Saturn is the stronger lord of 10th than Rahu as he is with more planets. 5. 7. Jayalalaitha – Ex-chief Minister of Tamil Nadu Ve Ra Asc Me Su Jayalalitha DOB: 24/02/1948 TOB: 14:36 80 E 18 13 N 05 Sa Ma Mo . The next chart is that of Albert Einstein.4. 6. House of Fame is Pisces. Me Ve Su Sa Asc Ju Ma Ra Albert Einstein DOB: 14/03/1879 TOB: 11:30 10 E 00 48 N 24 Ke Mo AL 1. 10th lord from Moon-Sun is placed in a trikona from Moon. Venus – 5th lord have conjoined in 10th forming a powerful Rajayoga. Jupiter is in a Kendra from Moon and Kona from Lagna though not well placed from AL. 7. Moon is debilitated and is placed in 6th . 3. 4. 10th lord Jupiter is in 9th and the 9th lord Saturn is in 10th. Lagna Lord is placed in 10th house Pisces and is debilitated and getting neecha bhanga. Lord of Arudha Lagna is in a Kendra from AL. And Kendra from Moon. 10th Lord in the 9th makes a person a stalwart and he will be a beacon of light to many.

This is not the final answer. 4. because it is the image of the person is very important. Mahatma Gandhi 2. Lord of 10th from Moon Venus is exalted though placement is in 8th. OF MARS 5 Bindus increase of fame EFFECTS OF JUPITER'S A. Hence fairly strong. 6. This is a diurnal chart and Jupiter in his own house placed in a Kendra forming Hamsa Mahapurusha Yoga. 5.from Moon.04.Ju AL Ke 1. 7. Let us tabulate the Ashtakavarga of all the 5 personalities taken for consideration: Bhinna Ashtakavarga of … Sun Moon Mars Mercury 7 7 2 5 4 4 5 7 4 2 3 3 3 5 7 4 4 4 3 3 Person 1. Moon is aspected by Jupiter. In the foregoing paragraphs I have tried to touch upon some of the combinations for gaining fame. Aishwarya Rai 4. 10th lord in the 7th makes the person known for his skill in talking and achieving objectives. 10th lord is in a Kendra in Moolatrikona position. Very strong position.2008 The Arudha Lagna. Lagna Lord Mercury is in 9th and aspected by Moon and Mars along with Sun. 8 Bindus spotless fame. EFFECTS OF THE A.V. happiness and growth of wealth. When we see a famous person we see their image. Bill Clinton 3. 10th Lord Jupiter is in a Kendra from 10th house. 3.V.V. As I said earlier. 6 Bindus increase of valour and fame. Venus is in 10th – exalted. there are many more combinations as explained in the classical texts which bring name and fame to a native which all needs to be analysed chart by chart. On 21. we don’t see their more personal side.Any planet with 6 or more Bindus gives fame and financial gains EFFECTS OF THE SUN'S A. Ashtakavarga System also gives some clue to gain fame General . Jayalalitha Lagna 4 5 6 6 4 Jupiter 5 7 6 4 7 Venus 3 4 4 3 3 Saturn 0 3 4 3 2 The deciding planet of fame is marked bold which are all according to rules explained in Ashtakavarga system for fame. 2. like what makes them feel good . AL lord Venus is exalted and AL has Rahu and Saturn in Kendra position-Saturn co-owns the 9 th house and is strong. Albert Einstein 5.

and second from AL is what sustains the image. So aspects to the AL are especially important for this. Sambandha and yogas are important too.(Venus) or their soul’s desire (AK). even if there aren't any exalted planets. if a person has Saturn in Aries and Sun in Libra (called a Parivartana) these two planets will function as though they are exalted. It is said if both Jupiter and the Moon are aspecting the AL it can make a person famous even after death—this combination will show many famous people. And Raja Yogas can make a King. . broadly speaking (though a better example might be Sun in Capricorn and Mars in Aries). The kendras to AL are important in supporting the person’s image also.

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