12 Houses in Horoscope (Meaning of Twelve Bhavas in Vedic Astrology)

According to Vedic Astrology, there are 12 celestial houses of 30 degrees called the 12 Rashis or constellations. When the Earth rotates on its axis, the Rashis will ascend on the sky on the eastern horizon and descend on the western horizon according to the location on the earth. When a person is born, depending […]

Lagna, 1st House: Ascendant in Vedic Astrology

Lagna (Lagnam or Ascendant) is the first moment of contact between the soul and its new life on the earth. It is the most important aspect in Vedic astrology when it is considered in a person’s birth chart or Janma Kundali. According to Sarvartha Chintamani (Ch. II.5), every house (including lagna) that contains its lord […]

Effects of Jupiter in 1st House, Brihaspati in Lagna

The benefic and malefic effects of Jupiter in Lagna or 1st house are listed here. The advantages and disadvantages of various planets’ placements in different houses also influence the results of Jupiter in Ascendant position. Note: Lagna (Lagnam or Ascendant) is the first moment of contact between the soul and its new life on the […]