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): Mars, your ruler, is 11th, Venus stays 10th, Saturn is sixth and Jupiter stays 12th. Positive developments are indicated in your professional sphere. Competition could prove something of a problem. Those suffering from chronic diseases should take care. Social and domestic events remain pleasing. The second house shows comfortable finances.
Taurus (April 20-May 20): Saturn stays fifth; Rahu is eighth, Venus, your ruler, is ninth, Mars and Mercury stay 10th, and Jupiter remains 11th. The fifth house of children is under Saturn; hence you should pay attention to their interest. Any financial move needs proper evaluation. Jupiter provides strength to your initiative and skills; hence social prestige and religious attitude will grow and give inner peace.
Gemini (May 21-June 21): Mercury, your ruler, stays ninth, Venus is eighth, Mars is ninth and Jupiter stays 10th. Your associates will remain cooperative. Health remains enjoyable. A new venture can be started and will remain productive. Be careful about your enemies. Mercury would make you interested in literature. Avoid heavy food, especially during nights. The family keeps your morale high.
Cancer (June 22-July 21): Mars and Mercury are eighth, Ketu is 12th, Venus stays seventh and Jupiter remains ninth. You may get good news about your educational or financial spheres. It is possible that friends may create mental agony especially in romantic sphere. Social involvement should be avoided. Health will remain excellent. Spend your money thoughtfully.
Leo (July 22-Aug. 21): Ketu is 11th, Mars and Mercury stay seventh, the Sun, your ruler, is also seventh and Jupiter remains fifth. The week shows mixed affect. You will be able to perform domestic and job-related duties successfully, but will get criticism and mental disturbance in activities related to community and religious activities. Venus may lead you to illicit emotional and physical relationship. It is essential to avoid it. Health shows no problems.
Virgo (Aug. 22-Sept. 21): Mercury, your ruler, is sixth with Mars, Saturn is first, Venus is fifth, Ketu stays 12th and Jupiter is seventh. Owing to Ketu, health may suffer from minor problems, but generally it will remain good. Always drive your vehicle carefully as accidents are not ruled out. Finances remain stable and domestic sphere would be pleasant. Do not rely on any one in monetary matters.
Libra (Sept. 22-Oct. 21): Rahu stays third, Venus, your ruler, is fourth, Saturn is 12th, and Jupiter stays sixth. The beginning of the week may not be favorable in financial sphere, but later, it will improve. You may find your need for love is very strong and may receive closeness of a loved one. Initiative abilities will guide you to help good social causes. Family provides joy and inner satisfaction.
Scorpio (Oct. 22-Nov. 21): Mars, your ruler, stays fourth, Rahu is second, Venus remains third and Jupiter stays fifth. Your finances will remain satisfactory, but do not take any monetary risks. Domestic affairs will run smoothly. Health remains excellent and social prestige and religious attitude will provide joy and peace. Planets appear favorable during the week.
Sagittarius (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Venus and the Moon stay second, Mercury and Mars are third, Jupiter, your ruler, is fourth and Saturn stays 10th. Excellent vibrations of Jupiter bring mental and physical well-being. You may find good luck in financial area, but risks should be avoided. Those whom you like will display loving feelings. Children and spouse will remain affectionate in every sphere.
Capricorn (Dec. 22-Jan.19): Venus stays first, Mercury is second, Ketu is sixth, and Saturn, your ruler, is ninth. Planets indicate that you will like to attend religious and spiritual discourses. During the week, you will find good opportunity to share your love and joy with spouse and family. Social side remains favorable, but do not neglect sincere friends.
Aquarius (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): The Sun stays first with Mars, Saturn, your ruler, is eighth and Jupiter is second. Venus indicates that you will enjoy loving feelings of the family and friends. Arguments with spouse and superiors must be avoided. Vibrant health is provided by Jupiter. Finances remain normal, but expenses will go up, so control your purse.
Pieces (Feb. 19-March 19): Ketu stays fourth, Saturn is seventh, Venus is 11th, Mars is 12th and Jupiter, your ruler, is in the first house. This situation of planets bestow health and steady income. However, Mars may create bad temper and there will be bitterness with the spouse and elderly family members. A travel for business is indicated by Jupiter.