2021, Vol. 6 Issue 1, Part A
Jupiter is known as the Great Benefice as Jupiter means knowledge, religion, general expansion and affluence. Persons with strong Jupiter follow organized religions, well-educated and well-to-do. Afflicted Jupiter may not give you material wealth and can divert your mind to ill things. So it is called as supreme teacher of heaven as drizzling wisdom upon lives.
Planet Jupiter is well-thought-out the most benefice planet in Vedic astrology. It gives us wisdom, luck, respect, power, generosity, justice, intellectuality, philosophy, religion, wealth, and prosperity, peace of mind, education, diplomacy, gains and spirituality. Jupiter's strength and its good placement in a chart can give you many beneficial aspects of Life.
Brahaspati or Jupiter is the largest planet in the solar system. It is the 5th planet from the Sun and around 501 million miles away from it. It is called a gaseous planet not a native planet as it consists of hydrogen and helium gas. Its diameter is 142986 km. It takes almost 10 hours to rotate on its axis. Jupiter takes around 12 years to revolve around the Sun. Jupiter’s mass is 317.7 times more than the mass of earth. The density of Jupiter is 1.3 g/cm3 and it is 2nd highest in gas planets but it is around 23% of the density of earth. Because of this, its gravitational force is strongest among all planets in the solar system. There is a pale planetary ring around the Jupiter.