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Planets in Astrology carry different energies which influence our lives and even climate on the Earth. Under this page, you will find general description and significations of all the Planets in Astrology.

Effects Of Retrograde Planets

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Last updated on March 20th, 2021 at 04:10 pm Planetary Retrogression in sidereal Vedic astrology What does it mean for the planets to be in retrograde? In simplest words, when planets are retrograde, they are closest to Earth during the retrograde period. Hence, the considered planet transits near Earth, whenever they appear to be in retrograde motion. Retrograde planets appear to stop and move...

Ketu in Astrology – Dragon’s Tail

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Last updated on November 29th, 2019 at 08:48 pm Ketu in Vedic Astrology symbolizes enlightenment, intuition, past life, transformation, sexual energy, flag, transformation, and falling stars. Ketu is South Node of the Moon and also a shadow, just like Rahu. It is called the Dragon’s Tail in Vedic Astrology. It is a headless planet and relates mostly to the unconscious mind and mysteries of...

Rahu in Astrology – Dragon’s Head

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Last updated on November 29th, 2019 at 08:49 pm Rahu in Vedic Astrology signifies soul urge or direction, desires, intelligence, illusion, the digital network, fame, sudden changes, materialism, gadgets of technology, speculation, and gambling. Rahu is the North Node of the Moon and is a shadow – it isn’t a physical planet. It is called the Dragon’s Head in Vedic Astrology...

Saturn in Astrology – Lord of Karma

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Last updated on November 29th, 2019 at 08:50 pm Saturn in Vedic Astrology signifies our karmic baggage, hard work, delay, depression, unexpected success, perfection, discipline, salvation, introspection, and persistence. Saturn is called Shani in Vedic Astrology. Saturn is the farthest inner planet in our solar system and its slow orbit suits well with the significations such as persistence and...

Venus in Astrology – Spiritual Hedonist

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Last updated on November 29th, 2019 at 08:51 pm Venus in Vedic Astrology symbolizes luxury, enjoyment of material life, women, love, beauty, harmony, poetry, literature, charm, attraction, affection, lust, vehicles, hedonism, horses, partners, and marriage. Venus is called Shukra in Vedic Astrology and is a second Guru or teacher besides Jupiter. Teacher of lost souls The legend has it that Venus...

Jupiter in Astrology – Teacher of Lords

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Last updated on November 29th, 2019 at 08:52 pm Jupiter in Vedic Astrology signifies spirituality, Dharma or righteousness, justice, philosophy, higher education, wealth, abundance, prosperity, and success. Jupiter is called Guru in Vedic Astrology and thus gains the status of Brahmin – the teacher of enlightenment. Jupiter is the gas giant that expands everything it is connected within a...

Mercury in Astrology – The Messenger

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Last updated on November 29th, 2019 at 09:03 pm Mercury in Vedic Astrology represents our intellect and how we communicate in general – that is why it is universally symbolizing the messenger. It is called Buddha in Vedic Astrology and relates to the intellect of mankind. The considered planet also represents our conscious mind. The combination of Sun (Atma-soul), Moon (Manas-mind), and...

Mars in Vedic astrology ⋆ The Leader

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Last updated on February 10th, 2020 at 07:18 pm Mars in sidereal Vedic astrology mainly signifies courage, passion, motivation, stamina, initiation power, and landed property. It is a dense and fiery planet with immense power and thus getting the commander-in-chief status in Vedic Astrology. Strong Mars can bless with success at young ages and staying young from heart and soul even in older ages...

Moon in Astrology – The Queen

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Last updated on November 29th, 2019 at 09:09 pm The Moon in Vedic Astrology is the second most important planet. It is a luminary planet, like the Sun. The mind is considered as the primary signification of Moon. The element of the Moon is water which at the same time signifies the nurturing energy which is crucial for the well being of humans. It is the reason why the Moon is called the Queen or...

Sun in Astrology – King of Planets

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Last updated on November 29th, 2019 at 09:11 pm The Sun in Vedic Astrology represents our soul. It is also important for our solar system and existence in many ways. To begin with, it holds the vital energetic force which is important to hold all the other planets around its orbit. For the very same reason, it is called the King of Planets. In addition to that, its energy is vital for life on...

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