Current Muhurtas

In any daytime there are certain periods, which have special meaning.

Yama Ghantaka

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Rishi Vasishtha: "Yama Ghantaka should always be avoided in any Muhurta for auspicious (Shubha) activity". It is considered that any activity (especially travelling) started during the period of Yama Ghantaka pushes the one towards to death.

Abhijeet Muhurta

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Abhijit Muhurta is one of the most auspicious and powerful criteria for initiating all types of works.

Brahma Muhurta

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Brahma Muhurta is optimal for waking up as well as any activity connected to spiritual practices (such as Hatha Yoga, Dhyana (meditation), etc), creating, planning, projections etc.

Gulikā Kalām

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According to Jyotish knowledge Gulika Kalam is a very negative (Ashubha) period of time every day that should be shunned for all auspicious and beneficial activities.

Rahu Kalām

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According to Jyotish knowledge Rahu Kaalam is a very negative (Ashubha) period of time every day that should be shunned for all auspicious and beneficial activities.

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The 11the Nakshatra: POORVA PHALGUNI.

The four quarters are ruled by:
Sūrya (Sun) - the 1st quarter,
Buddha (Mercury) - the 2nd quarter,
Shukra (Venus) - the 3rd quarter,
and Mangala (Mars) - the 4th quarter.

Other aspects of this Nakshatra:
The Purushardha (life's vector or motivation) is Kama.
Totem animal is Rat
Symbols: a
couch, platform, fireplace, front-legs of marriage bed.
Devata (Deity) -
Dosha - Pitta.

This is 11th Nakshatra of the zodiac, ruled by the planet of arts and beauty, Shukra (Venus). This Nakshatra spans from 13°20' to 26°40' in Simha (Leo). Simha is the house of the royal planet Sūrya (Sun), hence while these people have a graceful appearance; they like to behave like a king. People born in this Nakshatra have a long face and are generally handsome.

Poorva Phalguni born are straight forward people. They do not like underhand dealings and given a chance, would like to prevent others form indulging in those activities. Most of these natives are religious by nature. If the lord of the Nakshatra, Shukra (Venus), is debilitated, the native will have a tendency to spend on articles of luxury. If the lord of sign, Sūrya (Sun), is debilitated, the native spends for maintaining pomp and show.

These people do not like to be challenged. A challenge by their juniors will only raise the temper. Though they like authority, their independent nature often makes them difficult to enjoy the confidence of their superiors and hence, an independent profession is often the best option for them.

They like to respect the elderly and knowledgeable people around them. A Poorva Phalguni born, male or female will always respect his/her parents and behave like the most obedient child. But their children are ambitious and may not like the decisions taken by their parents, i.e. the Poorva Phalguni born. This results in much family friction. But a Poorva Phalguni born gets excellent support form his/her spouse. These people eat a lot and tend to suffer from headache, sinus or high blood pressure.

Male natives

1. Physical features: He has attractive personality. A stout body with mixed color. Frequent sweating. A snubbed nose.

2. Character and general events: He likes full freedom. It is seen that the native becomes famous in one or the other field. However, his mind will be full of disturbances on one or the other matter. He has inherent intuitive powers to know the problems of others. Hence, even before the help is requested for, the native extends his helping hand to the needy. He has sweet speech. He is fond of travelling.

3. Education, sources of earning/profession: He cannot be a slave to anybody. Because of this quality often noticed that he will not take up a job which involves subordination in its true meaning. There is a drawback in the native, that he cannot be a 'yes master' even to his boss in the case of employed persons. Hence he is not in a position to derive much benefit from his superiors.

He wants to be sincere in all the work he undertakes. Neither he can be a party to any illegal activities not has he the power of tolerance to see such activities. This condition of his mind drags him into several complications in life and he is ready to face such problems. He does not like to get any benefit at the cost of others pocket. There will be several hidden enemies to him. Hence, such enemies stand as a main obstacle in the progress. However, the native is able to crash such enemies and attain much success in all the work he undertakes. He is a power monger. He gives preference to the position and authority rather than money. He observes right path to the progress and may devote his valuable time for such a cause. Even though the native is able and intelligent he cannot reach the place where he thinks to be. It does not mean that the native will not rise in the life.

In the employment field, he will frequently change his job, particularly at the age of 22,27, 30, 32, 37 and 44 years. He will attain the requisite position only after his 45th years of age. While he does not want others money, he will be frequently in trouble in the financial matters from others. In other words, borrowers will not return the money to him.

In spite of all the adverse positions mentioned above he, after his 45th years of age, will reach a good position where power and authority vests in him. In the business field he can shine well.

4. Family life: His married life will be happy. He will have good wife and children and also derive much happiness from them. In some cases it has been noticed that the native does not marry the girl of his choice. He will lead a life away from his native place and other family members.

5. Health: His health will generally be good. However, he is prone to dental disease, abdomen problem and diabetics. Even so, no permanent nature of disease is noticed in the native.

Female natives

1. Physical features: Medium height with round face and a long nose. Double chin. Overall an attractive personality.

2. Character and general events: She is polite, agreeable temper, virtuous and has the knowledge of arts. She does charitable deeds. She will be happy. She does righteous deeds. In spite of all the good characteristics mentioned above, she has one peculiar quality of self-imposed showy image and believes that there is none above her. This tendency must be curbed for success in life.

3. Education, sources of earning/profession: Her learning is towards scientific subjects. Attains a good degree of education. She maybe a lecturer. She will have reasonable wealth.

4. Family life: She has a loving husband and good children. She is also a duty bound wife. She is ready to sacrifice everything for the sake of family and she always remembers the persons who have rendered some helping hand at the time of need. However, she can be called an obstinate daredevil. According to her, she is the most intelligent member in her family and others are fools. This attitude takes her to the path of frequent friction between the family members. She cannot have a cordial relation with her neighbors. It is mainly due to her arrogance in regard to money and position of her husband.

5. Health: Suffers from frequent menstrual trouble, asthma, jaundice or breathing trouble.

Works in following fields are prescribed for Friday: good for starting dancing, music, singing, painting; luxurious works, festivals; wearing new clothes & ornaments; friendship, worshipping Kamadeva, females, passion, etc.

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