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Rashi * Gochara * Bhava * Graha * Ratna * Nakshatra * Amsha

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  1. Surya-Meza * Mithra * neighbor, companion
  2. Surya-Urisha * 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-Draco * Savitra * the stimulator
  11. Surya-Kumbha * Arka * the radiator * radio
  12. Surya-Meena * Bhaskara * the illuminator

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Counting persons

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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 * svabhava * 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-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 was the son of Prescott Bush, a wealthy capitalist financier. Zukra-8 occupies 2nd-from-Surya while (treasury) Zukra-8 parivartamsha with Budha-7-yuti-Surya-7 (deal-making).

  • 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-9 father in 2nd-from-Surya-8 while Zukra-9 parivartamsha with Shani-1 chronic conflicts.

Dad's treasuries, his ability collect and accumulate

  • POTUS-pair-37 Watergate 1912-1993 Pat Ryan Nixon had nichha-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.

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 (said to be) the son of a traveling salesman. Guru in bhava-2 in 3rd-from-Surya indicates father's talk about finance, family, food.


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 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 * uttama-Guru-Karkata-6 occupies 4th-from-Surya. Tagore's father was a titled aristocrat (Mesha-Surya-10) who owned numerous fertile agricultural estates in a broad marine estuary (Karkata). The father was also a patron of local folkways (Karkata) ancient customs, and established cultural norms, and 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 Donald Trump = 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, and drama.

Look to the ruler of 5th-from-Surya for more details.

  • Wizard of Oz 1922-1969 entertainer Judy Garland * 5th-from-Surya contains Shani-Kanya yuti Rahu-Parthya 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 border-crasher.

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


Challenges and animosities for the Father

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

  • Germany Bundeskanzlerin 1954- Angela Merkel * AKM's empowered Mangala-yuti-Rahu-3- Dhanuzya = 6th-from-Surya-Karkata-10. This pattern suggests that her father (Surya), although he was philosophically a humanist * Dhanuzya * 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 (Mula) is Typically, a successful pairing that triumphs over any adversary, particularly ideological (Dhanuzya) enemies.

Typically when Shani occupies 6th-from-Surya, the father-figure has chronic health issues.

Look to the ruler of 6th-from-Surya for more details.


father's 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-2 * Chandra in 7th-from-Surya indicates that TK's famed power-broker, 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 the essential partnership for his father. Chandra-Simha shows the political character of his deal-making.


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 his wife was granted the title of Papal Countess. Dad was deeply involved in secret activities and confidential information, as indicated by JFK's powerful Rahu-Dhanuzya -5 located in 8th-from-Surya-10



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 one'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

Look to the ruler of 8th-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 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.

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).

  • 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.

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.

  • Pucci Prints 1914-1992 fashion Emilio Pucci * Ketu-4 in 10th-from-Surya. Pucci's father was a titled aristocrat who owned a large agricultural estate (4). Dad never worked professionally (Ketu). According to EP, he was the first member of his Pucci family to have worked in 1000 years.

Look to the ruler of 10th-from-Surya for more details.

11th-from-Surya father's economic gainfulness, father's ability to meet his social-material goals father's elder sibling, father's friends

Look to the ruler of 11th-from-Surya for more details.

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).

Look to the ruler of 12th-from-Surya for more details.


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