Dr. C.L. Shastri, a well-known Sanskrit scholar and educationist from Gujarat, guides the community in religious and cultural spheres. Dr. Shastri is the president of Sanskrit Association in Chicago. He is a popular astrologer with a Ph.D. degree. He can be reached at 630-422-5075. Please mention your date of birth, time and place.
Aries (March 20-April 19): Saturn stays sixth, Venus is 10th, Mercury and Mars are 11th and Jupiter stays 12. These planets indicate that there will be a cordial cooperation both at work and home. You should strengthen family ties and avoid any verbal conflicts, especially with brothers and elder children. Health house shows no impediments.
Taurus (April 20-May 20): Ketu stays second, Saturn is fifth, Venus, your ruler, is ninth Mars and Mercury stay 10th, and Jupiter is 11th. You will enjoy stable income and affectionate atmosphere at home. If personal contacts are reviewed, they will be beneficial later. Social events should be rewarding and religious celebrations will draw you.
Gemini (May 21-June 21): Mercury, your ruler, stays eighth with Mars, Venus is seventh, Saturn stays fourth and Jupiter remains 10th. Your physical health stays excellent. Saturn could create differences of opinions with business partners, so remain careful. Saturn shows that normal wellness in financial sphere will be enjoyed. Emotional concerns may surface and someone may feel coming closer to you.
Cancer (June 22-July 21): Venus and Rahu stay sixth, with your ruler the Moon. Mercury and Mars are seventh and Jupiter is ninth. Your financial sphere may be under adverse conditions. Emotionally, you will be disturbed by a friend’s behavior. The problem created by an adult offspring will upset you. Religious events should bring solace.
Leo (July 22-Aug. 21): Jupiter is eighth, the Sun, your ruler, is fourth and Ketu stays eighth. During the weekend, you will remain busy with religious tasks. A close person will extend full cooperation, but love relationship will be bitter, and some guarded secret may be exposed to your spouse. Stay away from any romance to avoid family clashes. Your health stays very good. Children will provide inner joy. Emotional stability may be disturbed by Mars.
Virgo (Aug. 22-Sept. 21): Saturn is first, Mercury, your ruler, and Mars stay fifth, Ketu is 10th and Jupiter remains seventh. Social and monetary opportunities are shown by lunar vibrations. However, a financial move needs proper evaluation before put into practice. Domestic harmony prevails with spouse’s warmth attitude. Avoid community involvement during the week.
Libra (Sept. 22-Oct. 21): Saturn is 12th, Venus, your ruler, stays fourth, Mercury and Mars are fifth, and Jupiter stays sixth. Domestic sphere remains under favorable accent and monetary activity appears normal and fruitful. The week brings a burst of energy that will help you to perform heavy tasks. Religious sphere will remain pleasant. Avoid impulsive action.
Scorpio (Oct. 22-Nov. 21): Venus and Rahu stay second, Mercury and Mars stay fourth, Saturn is 11th and Jupiter stays fifth. You will remain successful in your job-oriented activity and enjoy financial security. A parent’s health may be cause of worry. Community events should be avoided. Your health stays fine and domestic sphere looks peaceful.
Sagittarius (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Mars is third, Saturn is 10th, Venus stays second, Ketu is seventh, and Jupiter, your ruler, remains fourth. You will have raised faith in religion. Avoid being temperamental at home or at job. Your health will remain generally fine, except a minor pain in joints. The spouse’s cooperation in your activity related to earning sphere will be encouraging and productive. The week remains generally pleasant.
Capricorn (Dec. 22-Jan.19): The Sun, Mercury and Mars remain first, Rahu is 12th, Saturn, your ruler, is ninth and Jupiter stays third. Avoid domestic clashes and harsh words at home and poking nose in other’s affairs. Health-wise, the week looks fine. Monetary activity could be rewarding. Any romance must be avoided, as it will spoil your image in the family.
Aquarius (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Mercury and Mars stay 12th, Ketu is fifth, Saturn stays eighth, Venus is 12th and Jupiter remains second. Relation with the spouse may cause unrest. Be cautious in love field and avoid extramarital relationship. Your income stays stable and health remains without hindrances. Religious events should remain pleasant.
Pieces (Feb. 19-March 19): Jupiter, your ruler, stays first, Ketu is fourth, Venus and the Moon will be 10th and Mercury stays 12th. Those, who have birthday this week, will find the coming year mostly favorable for finances and health. However, during this week, you must avoid community affairs and arguments with spouse. Your career plans do not seem successful. Your relations with the brothers may cause hassles.