Bhava * Graha
- Surya-Mesha * Mithra
* neighbor, companion
- Surya-Urisha * Ravaye * the noisy one, the roaring one
(Ravi = firebird; Rava = howl, yell, or squawk)
- Surya-Mithunaya * Suryaya * the supreme one
- Surya-Karkata * Bhanu
* ray of light
- Surya-Simha * Khaga
* Khagaya * air-moving
- Surya-Kanya * Poshanya * Pushna * the nourisher
- Surya-Vanika * Hiranya-garbha
* golden fetus
- Surya-Vṛścika * Maricha
* particle of light
- Surya-Dhanus * Aditya
* the unsplit, undivided
- Surya-Makara-Draco * Savitra
* the stimulator
- Surya-Kumbha * Arka
* the radiator * radio
- [Surya-Meena] Bhaskara
* the illuminator
OM grinih suryaya namah
Japa Kusuma Samkaasham * Kaashya-peyam Mahaa-dyutim * Tamorim Sarva-papaghnam * Pranatosmin Divakaram
- Surya in bhava-1 * bright center of the vitality-drama
- Surya in bhava-2 * bright center of the treasury-drama
- Surya in bhava-3 * bright center of the messaging-drama
- Surya in bhava-4 * bright center of the patriotic-drama
- Surya in bhava-5
[svabhava] * bright center of the creativity-drama
- Surya in bhava-6 * bright center of the conflict-drama
- Surya in bhava-7 * bright center of the negotiation-drama
- Surya in bhava-8 * bright center of the secrecy-drama
- Surya in bhava-9 * bright center of the doctrine-drama
- Surya in bhava-10 * bright center of the leadership-drama
- Surya in bhava-11 * bright center of the economy-drama
- Surya in bhava-12 * bright center of the privacy-drama
Surya lagna represents the father and one's own political
aspirations, inter alia
lineage values-fulfillment 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 1924-2018
George H.W. Bush
[Surya-yuti-Budha] was the son of Prescott Bush, a wealthy
capitalist financier. Shukra-4 occupies 2nd-from-Surya while
(treasury) Shukra-4 parivartamsha
Budha-3-yuti-Surya-3 Business Banking.
POTUS-pair-36 Wildflowers 1912-2007 Ladybird Johnson
was the daughter of a wealthy financier who was
rarely present during her upbringing [Ketu-9 absentee dad]
funding helped to support her identity and lifestyle. 2nd-from-Surya
= 1 Makara lagna.
Dad's treasuries, his ability collect and accumulate
POTUS-pair-37 Watergate 1912-1993
Pat Ryan Nixon
had [nīcha] Shani-yuti-Rahu-6
= 2nd-from-Surya-5 creativity. Her father displayed an inventive,
competitive, pioneering spirit that drove his into many financial
schemes; Yet, he was often sick, and lost money on failed ventures.
He seemed to fail at every scheme.
younger sibling. father's cohort. father's
team-mates, retinue, 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 indriya-lagna, and Karkata-Shukra in 3rd-from-Surya-11.
Shukra-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
(said to be) the son of a traveling salesman.
Guru in bhava-2
in 3rd-from-Surya indicates father's talk about finance, family,
childhood home. father's foundational education.
father's overall stability and security levels
during his lifetime. father's owned-stewarded properties such
as houses and vehicles. father's patriotism and
Pucci Prints 1914-1992 fashion
Emilio Pucci * Rahu-Kumbha-10 = 4th-from-Surya. Pucci's father
was a titled aristocrat who owned a large
agricultural estate. 4 = schooling. EP received his college education in the
USA, among foreigners [Rahu]. Pucci was profoundly identified with his aristocratic
land-owning privilege in a post-war Italy
that still remembered its medieval foundations (4).
Gitanjali 1861-1941 lyrical poet Rabindranath Tagore
[uchcha- Guru-Karkata-7] occupies 4th-from-Surya. Tagore's father
was a titled aristocrat who owned numerous fertile
agricultural estates [Mesha-Surya-4] in a broad marine estuary [Karkata]. The father
was also a patron of local folkways [Karkata] ancient customary
worship  and
established cultural norms. Dad built shrines for local deities. The
family's wealth came from customary [Karkata] rents paid by
subsistence farmers to RT's father.
4th-from-Surya also indicates the father's activities in regard to
schools, housing, transportation, and locality.
POTUS-45 Play to Win 1946- Beauty Pageants
= empowered Mangala-Simha-2 in the defensive, culturally-rooted, seasonal-calendar, routinized, patriotic, ethno-nationalistic, comfort-seeking, home-loving, foundational,
property-owning 4th-from-Chandra, showing the
politicized conquesting competitive thrust by which his father built
a valuable portfolio of real estate ownership.
Indicates the father's
involvement in politics, romance, gambling and games,
speculative finance, adventure, entertainment,
Look to the ruler of 5th-from-Surya for more details.
Wizard of Oz 1922-1969 entertainer
Judy Garland * 5th-from-Surya contains
yuti Guru-Kanya (2,
face-voice) . Surya receives the Guru-Rahu drishti. JG's father
was a former burlesque stage performer who owned a theatre featuring
live dramatic performances such as singing. Dad's theatre work kept him in contact with numerous
gender-flexible artistic performers so that he could maintain his
romantically promiscuous homosexual lifestyle behind the shimmering
illusion [Rahu] of a hard-working
[Shani] father of three [Guru]. Rahu the mix-master
USA Civil Rights 1929-1968 Rev.
Martin Luther King
MLK's father was a charismatic Baptist preacher
who conducted dramatic worship services that
featured fine costumes, singing, and celebration
(5th-from-Surya = 11 community).
animosities for the Father
debts, crime, enemies, accusations, litigation, pollutions, conflicts,
diseases, servitudes, slaveries, addiction.
Look to the ruler of 6th-from-Surya for more
Germany Bundeskanzlerin 1954-
Angela Merkel * AKM's
Mangala-yuti-Rahu-3- Dhanus = 6th-from-Surya-Karkata-10. This pattern suggests that
her father [Surya], although he was philosophically a humanist * Dhanus *
was also likely an opportunist [Rahu]. Her dad is said to have served
the East German government (Surya-10) as a
Stasi informant and propaganda agent by delivering instructions (3)
in a pastor's guise. Although dad may have experienced
conflict in this imbalanced duty, Rahu-Mangala [Mūla] is
Typically, a successful pairing that triumphs over
any adversary, particularly ideological [Dhanus] enemies.
Typically when Shani occupies 6th-from-Surya, the father-figure has
chronic health issues.
On the other hand, Rahu in 6th-from-Surya is beneficial due to Rahu's
bravado and ambition for risk.
contracts, agreements, trusts, vows; his level of
equity and fairness in life
Look to the ruler of 7th-from-Surya for more details. Strength in
7th-from-Surya indicates the father's negotiating behaviors.
USA-Sen-Mass 1932-2009 Teddy Kennedy
= Chandra-Simha-6 * Chandra in 7th-from-Surya indicates
that TK's behind-the-scenes (12) kingmaker, financier-father
had an essential avowed relationship with
TK's mother Rose Kennedy
[Chandra]. Whatever dad's
legendary indiscretions may have been, this core
partnership was power-balanced between two very different
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)
Look to the ruler of 8th-from-Surya for more details.
POTUS-35 Profiles in Courage 1917-1963 John F. Kennedy's
father served as USA ambassador to UK. Dad maintained financial ties
to Vatican Treasuries, and JFK's mom was granted the title of Papal
Countess. Dad was deeply involved in secret activities and confidential
information, as indicated by JFK's powerful
-5 located in 8th-from-Surya-10
Father and Stepfather = Dad-1 and Dad-2
[Purnarvasu-3] Surya-Mithunaya *
Surya in bhava-11
8th-from-Surya = Makara-6 ruled by Shani-10
8th-from-9 = Vrischika containing
POTUS-38 Time to Heal 1913-2006
Gerald R. Ford
was born as
Leslie Lynch King
in Omaha, Nebraska. When he was 16 days old, Mom (age 20) left the
abusive dad [Mangala-Mesha-Krittika-9]. Dad was characterized as a wealthy playboy who
suffered from alcoholism, lied, reacted aggressively, and
lacked maturity [Kuja-9]. In modern parlance, dad-1 might be classified
as a malignant narcissist.
In 1917, Mom remarried. Although dad-2 did not legally adopt him,
mom referred to little Leslie as Gerald Ford Jr. Dad-2 was a
8th-from-9th contains Chandra-4, suggesting that dad-2 was a
stable parent, emotionally matched to the Mother (Chandra).
Vrischika-4 mutual drishti with
suggests a childhood (4) defined by publicly visible wealth and
Makara-6 conflict, still ruled by staunchly respectable Shani-10. Dad-2
had financial setbacks, but carried on.
According to GRF's post-presidential memoire,
the different narratives of the two fathers helped to
shape his legislative thinking about fatherhood and social policy for families.
Moral Majority 1933-2007 Rev.
troubles for the father
matches the bhava-8 of the pious son, while
8th-from-Surya in JLF's nativity
[camouflaged assets, secret monies]
ambitious, risk-rewarding [Dhaniṣṭha]
- In addition to operating a bordello and selling illegal liquor
during Prohibition, Dad was also a severe alcoholic and a fratricidal murderer
- Dad was drunk when
dad shot and killed his own brother (JLF's uncle).
- Unlike his institutionally devout son, Dad was an agnostic alcoholic who died of
Yet Dad was never jailed or cited for any legal
- Risk-rewarding Rahu is beneficial in any 6/8 angle
occupies the prominent 10th-bhava in JLF's nativity, suggesting that JLF
also understood how to manage profitable risks
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.
Mother's divorce and mother's second marriage =
ruler of 8th-from-Surya in Dwadazamamza-10
provides confirmation of stepfather relationship in one's life
If 8th-from-Surya = strong or receiving strong drishti, the step-father will have a strong personality.
If 8th-from-Surya = a dushthamsha, the stepfather will be a problematic agent for the native .
Look to the ruler of 8th-from-Surya for more details.
father's doctrinal beliefs,
father's guru-guide figures, father's father, father's
professors, father's involvement with global humanism
Look to the
ruler of 9th-from-Surya for more details.
BPHS, Ch. 7, Shloka 39-43
Dharma Bhava and the ninth from Surya deal with one's father
father's public reputation, father's career
and profession, father's public responsibilities
and leadership roles
My Inventions 1856-1943 Nikola Tesla
occupies Tesla's 10th-from-Surya-3.
Tesla's father was a respected (10) Serbian
Orthodox priest [Guru].
India-PM 1917-1984 Martial Law Indira Gandhi *
dad = world-famous political leader India-PM 1889-1964 Toward Freedom Jawaharlal Nehru .
Her powerful Mangala-Simha
in 10th-from-Surya++ Kuja-parivartamsha-Surya = her
father's political leadership role.
Collapsing Ketu in 10th-from-Surya may indicate that the father's public duties,
reputation, or career is dissociated from the social order, fragmented,
incoherent, or insubstantial.
Look to the ruler of 10th-from-Surya for more details.
FATHER's career in politics and wealth-containment
Berkshire Hathaway 1930- mutual funds
Dad = Howard Buffet = eight years US Congressmember from
Before and after dad's terms of service in the USA Congress, Dad operated a successful stock-brokerage
firm. 10th-from-Surya = Urisha
Dad remained active in political committees +
10th-from-Surya = Urisha-9
political finance, ideology shapes use of assets
economic gainfulness, father's ability to meet his
social-material goals father's elder sibling,
Look to the ruler of 11th-from-Surya for more
Swing Time 1911-1995 dance theatre
occupies 11th-from-Surya-3-Puna-Mithuna [cinema, ensemble theatre,
merchandising]. GR was a glamorously
confident celebrity choreographer, dancer, actress, comedienne, singer.
Famed for her extraordinary athletic power and vitality, precision
movements (Shani-Mangala) and iconic status modeling the new
"working girl" identity, she opened the door
[Mangala-Mesha new starts] for young women to choose independent
imagination, father's relationship to distant worlds
(both imaginative-meditative and
material-consensus), father's private activities,
UK Duke 1982-
William of Cambridge is the son
of UK-Prince 1948-
Charles of Wales.
The prominence of Shukra-yuti-Budha in
William's nativity indicates his father's
propensity for private bedchamber relationships,
as well as his father's quiet nearly invisible
international diplomacy (Shukra-12) and his
father's advocacy for cattle farmers (Vrishabha).
Look to the ruler of 12th-from-Surya for more details.
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