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a.k.a. Jerome John Garcia
Musician, Singer, Songwriter, fine-arts painter and illustrator
fleshdeath 09-Aug-1995 (age 53)
"Grateful Dead" songwriter, musician, entertainer * 1942-1995 * Jerry Garcia
data from http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jerry_Garcia * tentatively rectified by BP Lama
charts, graphs, and tables produced by Shri Jyoti Star * adapted by BP Lama
born on day-6 Shashti of Krishna Paksha
BPL commentary: For Purva-azadha natives, the disposition of Zukra considerably affects the outcome. Feminine-figures, music, and fine arts are especially influential.
"... corresponds to rather a low type of character.
One who does not wish for and does not get the gracious things out of life.
Quarrelsome and low in appearance and manner.
He vainly considers himself above his station in life
|Biographical data matched to Vimshottari Dasha
Budha Mahadasha * age birth until 7.2
01-Aug-1942 fleshbirth * Budha-Rahu period
1947 (age 6) drowning decease of Father * Budha-Shani period * Shani rules 7th-from-Surya
Ketu Mahadasha * age 7.2 until 14.2
Zukra Mahadasha * age 14.2 until 34.2
1960 joins the Army (age 17) to avoid jail * Zukra-Chandra period * Chandra rules 8 transformed identity, period of hiding
1963 (age 20) marriage-1 * Zukra-Mangala period * Kuja rules navamsha-1 * samchara Rahu-Ketu via Mithunaya-Dhanuzya contact radical lagna
08-Dec-1963 Child-1 * Zukra-Rahu period
28-Sep-1970 * decease of Mother following injuries from a car wreck * Zukra-Shani period * Shani rules 12th-from-Chandra
1975-1985 heroin addiction * diabetes * Zukra-Ketu until Chandra-Rahu
Surya Mahadasha * age 34.2 until 40.2
1981 marriage-2 * Surya-Zukra period * samchara Rahu-Ketu via Karkata-Makara contact navamsha R-K axis
Chandra Mahadasha * age 40.2 until 50.2
1989 heroin relapse * Chandra-Ketu period
Mangala Mahadasha * age 50.2 until decease age 53
14-Feb-1994 marriage-3 * Mangala-Rahu period * samchara Rahu-Ketu via Vrizchika-Vrishabha contact navamsha-1
09-Aug-1995 fleshdeath via heart-attack (age 53) * Mangala-Shani period * Shani rules-2
|Distinctive Features of the Nativity ||
Garcia toured and wrote with his musical band (Budha). The show went "on the road" constantly for thirty years. Yet their list of venues did not change very much; Garcia liked a predictable (Chandra) calendar of gatherings in familiar (Chandra) places. He always maintained a home in his SanFrancisco area birthplace.
Mangala-9 is notoriously challenging for the father. Mr. Garcia's father, who was also a musician, died from accidental drowning during a family holiday when young Jerry was only six years old.
ruler of 12 imagination in 10th-from-12th bhava-9 * visionary painter, musician; notable narrative of OOB experience in ET-ship
rogesha Zukra greatly expanded via Brihaspati *
Shani * duro-karaka * jara-karaka
bhratrupathi-3 touring Shani-6 = illness and addiction related to touring
any papagraha in bhava-6 can be beneficial. Mr. Garcia began self-medicating at age 15 and continued until his death age 53. Among numerous other health challenges, he was also a diabetic heroin addict. Despite many police arrests (6) Garcia never went to prison nor even to jail more than overnight. He was a frequent patron of rehabilitation "detox" residential treatment centers. Shani-6 drishti to 8-12-3 is generally helpful by providing resistance to the outcomes of 8, 12, and 8th-from-8th.
Garcia developed a traveling musical band (3) which toured (Ketu-3) constantly for decades (Shani), rarely altering the performance routine (Shani prevents change). He toured with a musical band of friends (11) for 30 years, many times expressing exhaustion but always, usually for reasons of indebtedness (Shani-6) returning to this work.
Although an iconic figure, he was never the sole center of the Grateful Dead and other bands. Garcia with the home-and-routine needy Karkata-Surya-8 was never inclined toward the singular focus royalty-celebrity lifestyle often feigned by popular stage performers. Shani's ruler Zukra-yuti-Guru and Guru casts dirshti into 11-1-3. The ensemble (3) toured in a drug-fueled environment which also defined their musical performances.
Rahu * rajyalobha-karaka * picchala-karaka (slippery)
Ketu * kavandha-karaka * chidra-karaka
Ketu-3 is often associated with mental depression, detachment, and wandering
Grateful Dead guitarist and singer-songwriter, Jerry Garcia in the 1970's
Jerry Garcia in 1984, age 42
file update: 16-May-2018
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