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Showing posts with label Sun. Show all posts

Hinduism - What Is Sunday Called In Sanskrit? How Are Sundays Perceived In Hindu Astrology Or Jyotisha?

 

 (Ravivar) The first day of the Hindu week, with the sun as its ruling planet (and god) (ravi).

Sunday is considered generally auspicious but not exceptionally strong as a day, owing to the fact that although the sun is recognized as a god, it is not usually worshiped as a principal deity.


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Hinduism - What Are The Attributes Of The Sun In Hindu Astrology Or Jyotisha?

 

A planet linked with strength and vigor in Hindu astrology (jyotisha), however it may also be evil, probably representing the unrelenting destructive force of the Indian sun.

The sun's energy makes it a powerful planet, and the sun's location in the zodiac, as in Western astrology, plays an important part in determining a person's natal horoscope (janampatrika).

Sunday is ruled by the sun, a day of the week that isn't particularly auspicious or inauspicious.



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