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  1. Surya-Meza * Mithra * neighbor, companion
  2. Surya-Vrizabha * Ravaye * the noisy one, the roaring one (Ravi = firebird; Rava = howl, yell, or squawk)
  3. Surya-Mithunaya * Suryaya * the supreme one
  4. Surya-Karkata * Bhanu * ray of light
  5. Surya-Simha * Khaga * Khagaya * air-moving
  6. Surya-Kanya * Poshanya * Pushna * the nourisher
  7. Surya-Vanika * Hiranya-garbha * golden fetus
  8. Surya-Vrizchika * Maricha * particle of light
  9. Surya-Dhanuzya* Aditya * the unsplit, undivided
  10. Surya-Makara * Savitra * the stimulator
  11. Surya-Kumbha * Arka * the radiator * radio
  12. Surya-Meena * Bhaskara * the illuminator

Om Grinih Suryaya Namah


Japa Kusuma Samkaasham * Kaashya-peyam Mahaa-dyutim * Tamorim Sarva-papaghnam * Pranatosmin Divakaram

Counting persons and events

from Surya Lagna

  1. Surya in bhava-1 * bright center of the vitality-drama
  2. Surya in bhava-2 * bright center of the treasury-drama
  3. Surya in bhava-3 * bright center of the messaging-drama
  4. Surya in bhava-4 * bright center of the patriotic-drama
  5. Surya in bhava-5 * bright center of the creativity-drama
  6. Surya in bhava-6 * bright center of the conflict-drama
  7. Surya in bhava-7 * bright center of the negotiation-drama
  8. Surya in bhava-8 * bright center of the secrecy-drama
  9. Surya in bhava-9 * bright center of the doctrine-drama
  10. Surya in bhava-10 * bright center of the leadership-drama
  11. Surya in bhava-11 * bright center of the economy-drama
  12. Surya in bhava-12 * bright center of the privacy-drama
1st-from-Surya pitrikaraka Surya lagna represents the father and one's own political aspirations, inter alia

father's lineage values and father's family of origin. father's treasuries of valuable goods and knowledge . father's language usage. father's face-eyes-speech-song. father's hoards, collections, records, accounts, memories, storage.

  • POTUS-41 All the Best 1924- George H. W. Bush was the son of Prescott Bush, a wealthy capitalist financier. Zukra in 2nd-from-Surya while Zukra parivartamsha with Budha-yuti-Surya.

  • POTUS-pair-36 Wildflowers 1912-2007 Ladybird Johnson was the daughter of a wealthy financier who was rarely present during her upbringing but whose funding supported her husband's political career. Zukra in 2nd-from-Surya while Zukra parivartamsha with Shani-6 chronic conflicts.

3rd-from-Surya father's younger sibling. father's cohort. father's team-mates, co-workers, committee members, ensemble performers, corporate department. father's communications and business operations, commercial acumen, father's announcements and reports, father's evangelism.
  • Mighty Heart 1975- drama-activist Angelina Jolie * Karkata radical lagna, and Karkata-Zukra in 3rd-from-Surya-11. Zukra-1 rules Surya-11. Her father, a handsome, well-known cinema dramatist, enjoyed a successful and profitable career in cinematic (3) production.

  • POTUS-42 My Life 1946- Bill Clinton was the son of a traveling salesman. Guru in 3rd-from-Surya indicates numerous sales activities and many short trips.


father's childhood home. father's foundational education. father's overall stability and security levels during his lifetime. father's owned properties such as houses and vehicles. father's patriotism and policing activities.

  • Pucci Prints 1914-1992 Emilio Pucci * Rahu-Kumbha in 4th-from-Surya. Kumbha-Rahu-1. Pucci's father was a titled aristocrat who owned a large agricultural estate. Although his college education occurred in the USA, Pucci was profoundly identified with his aristocratic paternal lineage, which had significant importance (Rahu) in Italy.

  • Gitanjali 1861-1941 Rabindranath Tagore * uttama-Guru-Karkata in 4th-from-Surya. Tagore's father was a titled aristocrat who owned numerous fertile agricultural estates in a broad marine estuary (Karkata). The father was also a patron of local folkways, ancient customs, and established cultural norms, and shrines for local deities * Surya rules 4th-from-4th roots, lands, folkways, ancient customs, and established cultural norms, deva.

5th-from-Surya Indicates the father's involvement in politics, romance, gambling and games, speculative finance, adventure, entertainment, and drama.
  • Wizard of Oz 1922-1969 Judy Garland * 5th-from-Surya contains Shani-Kanya yuti Rahu-Kanya yuti Guru-Kanya Her father was a former burlesque stage performer who owned a theatre featuring live dramatic performances such as singing. When cinema became popular, the theatre added cinema films. His work kept him in contact with numerous gender-flexible artistic performers so that he could maintain his promiscuously homosexual lifestyle behind the facade of a hard-working father of three. Effects mainly of Rahu the mix-master border-crasher.

  • USA Civil Rights 1929-1968 Rev. Martin Luther King * uttama-Kuja-yuti-Rahu in 5th-from-Surya. His father was a charismatic Baptist preacher who conducted dramatic worship services that featured fine costumes, singing, and celebration (5).


father's debts, crime, enemies, accusations, litigation, pollutions, conflicts, diseases, servitudes, slaveries, addiction.

  • Germany Bundeskanzlerin 1954- Angela Merkel * her empowered Mangala-yuti-Rahu in Dhanushya in 6th-from-Surya suggests that her father, although he was philosophically a humanist * Dhanuzya * was also likely an opportunist (Rahu). Her dad served as a propaganda agent of delivering ideological announcements (3) but he may have experienced conflict in this duty. However Rahu-Mangala is typically a successful pairing that triumphs over any adversary, particularly ideological (Dhanuzya) enemies.


father's contracts, agreements, trusts, vows; his level of equity and fairness in life

  • USA-Sen-Mass 1932-2009 Teddy Kennedy = Kumbha-Surya-12 + Budha-yuti-Mangala * Chandra in 7th-from-Surya indicates that Senator Kennedy's famed financier-father had an essential avowed relationship with Senator Kennedy's mother Rose Kennedy (Chandra),. Whatever the father's indiscretions may have been, this core partnership was stabilizing and protective for his father.


father's hidden assets, father's secret liaisons, father's involvement in catastrophic or disastrous situations, father's relationship to his wife's family members (in-laws)

  • POTUS-35 "Profiles in Courage" John F. Kennedy 's father was deeply involved in secret activities and confidential information, as indicated by JFK's powerful Rahu-Dhanushya in 8th-from-Surya-2



Usually the step-father or next-father is also the mother's second (or subsequent) husband, but there can be other arrangements.

The "next" father is indicated by several profile elements, including:

  • 8th-from-Surya. Check this graha's role in both radix and navamsha.

  • 8th-from-9th, bhava-4

  • Mother's divorce and mother's second marriage = 2nd-from-Chandra

  • ruler of 8th-from-Surya in Dwadazamamza-10 provides confirmation of stepfather relationship in the native 's life

If 8th-from-Surya = strong or receiving strong drishti, the step-father will have a strong personality.

  • Maybe too strong, involvement of Kuja or a dushthamsha lord can be overbearing or combative.

If 8th-from-Surya = a dushthamsha, the stepfather will be a problematic agent for the native .

  • Even if 8th-from-Surya = a dushthamsha, benefics in 8th-from-Surya may = benefits coming to native through agency of the stepfather


BPHS, Ch. 7, Shloka 39-43: "Dharma Bhava and the ninth from Surya deal with one's father."

father's doctrinal beliefs, father's guru-guide figures, father's father, father's professors, father's involvement with global humanism
10th-from-Surya father_of_Nikola_Milutin_Tesla.jpgfather's public reputation, father's career and profession, father's public responsibilities and leadership roles
  • My Inventions 1856-1943 Nikola Tesla * Rahu-yuti-Guru-Meena-12 occupies Tesla's 10th-from-Surya-3. Tesla's father was a respected (10) Serbian Orthodox priest (Guru).

  • Pucci Prints 1914-1992 Emilio Pucci * Ketu in 10th-from-Surya. Pucci's father was a titled aristocrat who owned a large estate, but the father never worked professionally. According to Pucci, he was the first member of his family to work in 1000 years.

  • India-PM 1917-1984 Indira Gandhi 's father was the world-famous political leader India-PM 1889-1964 Toward Freedom Jawaharlal Nehru . Her powerful Mangala-Simha in 10th-from-Surya indicates her father's political leadership role.

11th-from-Surya father's economic gainfulness, father's ability to meet his social-material goals father's elder sibling, father's friends
12th-from-Surya father's imagination, father's relationship to distant worlds (both imaginative-meditative and material-consensus), father's private activities, father's sanctuary
  • UK Duke 1982- William of Cambridge is the son of UK-Prince 1948- Charles of Wales. The prominence of Zukra-yuti-Budha in 12th-from-Surya in William's nativity indicates his father's propensity for private bedchamber relationships, as well as his father's quiet nearly invisible international diplomacy (Zukra-12) and his father's advocacy for cattle farmers (Vrishabha).


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