International Journal of Jyotish Research
2019, Vol. 4 Issue 2, Part A
Sunlight in the genesis of principles of Jyotish (A Vedānga)
Author(s): YV Subba Rao
Abstract: Although Para Vidya has Reality as its content possesses a unique quality of ultimacy which is unique and free from reason and senses, Jyotish, a Vedānga belonging to the four Vedas classified as Para Vidya has scientific reasoning in the genesis of the principles of Jyotish. Astrology is the derivative and life side of astronomy. It is established in this paper that the genesis of the design of Zodiac, substitution, inclusion and exclusion of planets adapted into it for its study, distances of planets, positions of Rāhu and Ketu in the sequence of Vimsottari Dasas, lordship of signs by planets, exaltation of planets, Dasa years of planets in Vimsottari Dasa System, special aspects of planets, significations of houses, are all based on sunlight which is electromagnetic wave of radiation.
How to cite this article:
YV Subba Rao. Sunlight in the genesis of principles of Jyotish (A Vedānga). International Journal of Jyotish Research. 2019; 4(2): 41-48.