फलानि ग्रहचारेण सूचयन्ति मनीषिणः ।
को वक्ता तारतम्यस्य तमेकं वेधसं विना ॥
Planet Mercury and Sun in conjunction is a very regular celestial pattern. When observed from the Earth, Mercury is very close to the earth. The maximum distance between Mercury and Sun is only 48 degrees, which is just a sign and half in distance. However, on November 11, 2019, this phenomenon gain a lot of attention. Why was this? As stargazers, astrological students and astronomers looked up the sky, they could see the silhouette of Mercury across the disc of the Sun. At exactly 1235 hrs GMT, Mercury entered the Sun’s disk. The phenomenon was a wonder to watch. At this time, the orbital planes of Mercury and the Earth were almost coinciding and hence this incredible view.
However, this incident was more than just an incredible view. It is one of the rare Astrological combinations having a direct effect on people, nature and countries at large. Prof R S Maniam, a senior contributor of The Astrological eMagazine, shares his views on the rare transit of Mercury across the Sun’s disk, highlights the often overlooked astrological patterns behind the scenes, and predicts how this will influence the citizens of India.
The 2020 US Presidential Elections has been scheduled on November 3, 2020. The citizens will be voting to select their 46th president. Here’s a reference on the key dates lining up to the election day.
The fight for the top most position of the country, and also the world, has begun with on a bitter note. Incumbent president, Donald Trump, is starting at an impeachment inquiry against him. This inquiry is centered around the phone call President Trump made to Volodymyr Zelenskyym, President of Ukrania. The transcript shows that Trump asked for a favor to open an investigation against former US Vice President Joe Biden, who served on the board of an Ukranian Gas Company.
For Astrologers and Astrological students, researching, analyzing and predicting the next president of USA is an exciting thing. And rightly so. It gives us an opportunity to present the remarkable greatness of Vedic Astrology, and how this can be used to empower each one of our lives. Dr Raghunath Nemani, inspirted by the Jaimini sutras, gives us a novel method to analyze the natal and transit charts of US Presidential candidates and predict the outcome. Read on.
Dr Gary Gomes shares his secrets of analyzing the US Charts, Candidates Charts, Party charts, and how the transits of planets in the next few months influence the voting style of Americans.
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