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  1. [Surya-Mesha] [uchcha 10-Mesha]
  2. [Surya-Urisha]
  3. [Surya-Mithuna]
  4. [Surya-Karkata]
  5. [Surya-Simha] [svakshetra] [mūlatrikoṇa if within 1-10 deg]
  6. [Surya-Kanya]
  7. [Surya-Vanika] [nīcha]
  8. [Surya-Vṛścika]
  9. [Surya-Dhanus]
  10. [Surya-Makara-Draco]
  11. [Surya-Kumbha]
  12. [Surya-Meena]

  1. [Surya in bhava-1]
  2. [Surya in bhava-2]
  3. [Surya in bhava-3]
  4. [Surya in bhava-4]
  5. [Surya in bhava-5] [svabhava]
  6. [Surya in bhava-6]
  7. [Surya in bhava-7]
  8. [Surya in bhava-8]
  9. [Surya in bhava-9]
  10. [Surya in bhava-10] [dikbala]
  11. [Surya in bhava-11]
  12. [Surya in bhava-12]


OM hram hrim hraum sah suryaya namah


Professor Surya


neighbor, companion



Mesha - Aja

मेष meṣa = ram, sheep

छाग chāga = he-goat

अज aja = driver, mover, instigator, leader

आद्य ādya = first, at the head

Soule - Saul


Sun = Sunday

Apollo - Paul

Sirius - Osiris


Utu - Ata - Aitha

Aten - Aton - OM - On

Amon-Ra - Aurya


Helios - Heli

Haul - Halo - Ha

Havar [havana]

Nyima - Nyayiru



occupies the constellation of

Arya - Ars

Arietis - Aries - Avinas



entitled champions, pioneers,

invaders, first-arrivers, arrivistes

Ruled by friendly Mangala - Mars-Ars

uchcha Surya compared to Mulatrikona Surya

For God hath not given us the spirit of fear;

but of power, and of love, and of a sound mind.

~~ 2 Timothy 1:7

Surya-Mesha occupies Aśvini - Dasra Nakshatra

super-powered [pioneering-champion Aśvini-1]

[navamsha-Surya-Mesha-uchcha] DOUBLE MESHA [vargottamsha]

[collecting-heritage Aśvini-2] Urisha navamsha

[communicative-collaborative Aśvini-3] Mithuna navamsha

[defensive-rhythmic Aśvini-4] Karkata navamsha

[Surya-Mesha] occupies Bharani nakshatra

[entitled-political Bharani-1]

Simha navamsha Super-Bright confidence

[calculating-ministering Bharani-2]

Kanya navamsha

[bargaining-arranging Bharani-3]

[navamsha Surya-Tula-nicha] [compromised decisions]

[mysterious-discovering Bharani-4]

Vrischika navamsha [taboo-challenging explorers]

Surya-Mesha occupies KRITTIKA nakshatra

[Surya strengthened in a nakshatra ruled by Surya]

[inspirational-dogmatic Kṛttikā-1]

Dhanus navamsha [uniquely brilliant philosophical guides]


[Surya in bhava-1] [uchcha]

[creative-gaming vidya-pati for Mesha indriya-lagna ]

check Mangala and Mangala-drishti for the defining source of Surya's forward-pushing aristocratic championship

[brilliant focus of genius personality] [radiant center of creative competition] [self-confidence in romantic games] [intelligence for dramatic display] [identified with conqueror entitlement]

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[Surya in bhava-2] [uchcha]

[inimical-medicating rogesha for Meena - Antya indriya-lagna]

check Mangala and Mangala-drishti for the defining source of Surya's forward-pushing aristocratic championship

[intelligently competitive financial championship] [self-confident demonstrations of musical sound] [political expression of dominant heritage values] [radiant dramatic conquesting lineage] [enrichment via inventive invasive certainty]

[brightly aggressive money mishandling] [identified with politicallly corrupt banking] [father-figure may be indomitable money preserver, entitled banker, resource-hoarder, keeper of medicines, brilliant musician]

[Surya in bhava-3] [uchcha]

[contractual-bargaining jaya-pati for Kumbha indriya-lagna]

check Mangala and Mangala-drishti for the defining source of Surya's forward-pushing aristocratic championship

[bright center of pioneering messages] [intelligence for innovative evangelism] [identified with inventive writing] [dominating self-confident manager]

[champion of communicative partnerships] [father-figure may be a manager-clerk-entrepreneur-publisher-manufacturer-craftsman]

[Surya in bhava-4] [uchcha]

[shocking-transformative randhresha for Makara - Draco indriya-lagna]

check Mangala and Mangala-drishti for the defining source of Surya's forward-pushing aristocratic championship

[bright center of local aristocracy] [intelligence for competitive farming] [holds the focus of ethnic folkways] [identified with new use of old dwellings]

[dominating self-confident land owner] [champion of the place of belonging] [father-figure may be entitled builder-driver-gardener-protector]


[Surya in bhava-5]

[uchcha] [svabhava]

[philosophical-doctrinal dharmesha for Dhanus - Haya indriya-lagna]

check Mangala and Mangala-drishti for the defining source of Surya's forward-pushing aristocratic championship

[competitively intelligent centre-stage certainty] [dominantly entitled expression of globalist beliefs]

[radiant self-displaying political championship] [brilliantly confident celebrity performance] [father-figure may be entitled-gambler-dramatist-entertainer-politician]

  • Annunciation 1452-1519 logic Leonardo daVinci [calculating-strategic Bharani-2]

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[Surya in bhava-06]


[dutiful-hierarchical karmesha for Vṛścika indriya-lagna]

check Mangala and Mangala-drishti for the defining source of Surya's forward-pushing aristocratic championship

[aristocratic confidence in adversarial settings] [glorious center of conflict and conquest] [bright leadership in times of egriegious injustice]

[Surya in bhava-7] [uchcha]

[friendly-gainful vriddhi-pati for Tulā indriya-lagna]

check Mangala and Mangala-drishti for the defining source of Surya's forward-pushing aristocratic championship

[dominatingly self-referential within relationships] [gainfully self-certain center of contractual alliances] [terms of agreement favor the contest winner] [champion of profitable innovative bargains]

[aristocratic friendly pro-active partnerships] [charismatic judgmental father may be middleman-broker-attorney]

[Surya in bhava-08] [uchcha]

[Vimala Yoga]

[retreating-contemplative vyaya-pati for Kanya indriya-lagna]

check Mangala and Mangala-drishti for the defining source of Surya's forward-pushing aristocratic championship

[camouflaged center of brilliantly self-assured perception] [hidden healing intelligence for brain-blood] [focused into demonstrations of mysterious physical initiation]

[dynamically active, kinetic presence in crisis intervention environments] [may express certainty on matters of esoteric transformation]

[self-referential father may be secretive and dominating] [father or self, may radiate other-worldly entitlements]

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  • Turtle Island 1930- poet environmentalist Gary Snyder [mysterious-indisclosing Bharani-4] [uchcha-Bharani-Surya-yuti-Rahu-Aśvini]

[Surya in bhava-09] [uchcha]

[karako bhavo nashto for father, patrons, chieftains, indoctrinators]

[energizing-identifying lagnesha for Simha indriya-lagna]

check Mangala and Mangala-drishti for the defining source of Surya's forward-pushing aristocratic championship

[brilliantly self-referential champion of doctrine, belief, ideology, credenda]

[overwhelmingly self-righteous patronizing father] [dad may be dominating, entitled, aristocratic, splendidly patronizing, and radiantly certain in matters of doctrine, ideology, or faith]

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[Surya in bhava-10] [uchcha]


[conserving-acquisitive dhanesha for Karkata indriya-lagna]

check Mangala and Mangala-drishti for the defining source of Surya's forward-pushing aristocratic championship

[charismatic bright center of competition and conquest] [champion of innovative institutional governance] [dominating focus of forward-pushing leadership] [empowered entitled autocrats]

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[Surya in bhava-11] [uchcha]

[busy-messaging sahaja-pati for Mithuna indriya-lagna]

check Mangala and Mangala-drishti for the defining source of Surya's forward-pushing aristocratic championship

[usually is the eldest child, or elder sibling is highly entitled] [brightly visible center of community gatherings] [economically focused instructional entrepreneur] [radiant core of information-driven distribution systems]

[champion of brilliant media-messaging] [self-confident delivery of dramatic announcements] [competitive warrior-chieftain dominating father may be marketplace earner, naetworker, socialite, goal-achiever, center of proletarian social-participation]

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[Surya in bhava-12] [uchcha]

[homebound-anchoring bandesha for Urisha indriya-lagna]

check Mangala and Mangala-drishti for the defining source of Surya's forward-pushing aristocratic championship

[brilliant center of innovative imagination] [champion of personal privacy] [patriotic political action behind-the-scenes]

[innovating genius of creative sanctuary] [dreamlike father may be builder-schoolteacher-invisible]

champion of spiritual guidance, retreat, cosmic visions, dreams

Mesha = a fleece, anything woolen (a ram, asheep, et-cetera)

[Surya-Mesha] = bright center of competition and conquest [uchcha]

/ I am / self-centric identity formed by thought-streams emitting from The Series of Suns

/ I am / First Arrived, an Inventor, aChampion, aPioneer

Qualities of Mesha rashi define the environment wherein one seeks a Visible, central Role

The attention-seeking personal genius [Surya] seeks be in the center of

  • championship , primacy, priority, being first

  • pure and noble action

  • original culture or sourced bloodlines

  • invention and innovation

  • splendidly new ideas, new

    social movements, new


  • high-vitality, forceful, initiating movement

  • conquest and domination

When uncomfortably placed, surya-Mesha may signal a certain amount of physical conceit. One may radiate the " right action" .

Surya's ego-membrane expression depends on the kundali characteristics of competitive, ambitious, athletic Kuja.

May be extremely selfish, or brilliantly heroic, or both.

  • Totem and Taboo 1856-1939 psychoanalysis Sigmund Freud [secretive-revelatory Bharani-4] + [Aśvini-Shukra-yuti-Rahu-Aśvini] SSF brooked no interference. Therefore, when Carl Jung contested Freud's competitive advantag

  • SSF's life and legacy were pre-eminenty characterized by his energetic, competitive pursuit of professional supremacy [Surya--Mesha-karmesha]. The theory underlying his scientific claims has long since been abandoned for lack of confirming data [Ketu-12 empty research]. Yet, in his own generation, and for several subsequent generations, freud achieved financial dominance [Bharani] in a field that he helped to create [innovative Mesha]. e in the psychoanalysis industry, sSF swiftly attacked Jung.

Moral intelligence is extremely strong due to wide capacity for interior certainty and true confidence. (Sushuma nadi = wide open.)

In cultures that worship royal humans as exclusive carriers of Divine Energy, surya-Mesha may indicate the divinely royal scion

  • Japan-Emperor1901-1989 Showa Hirohito [entitled-ceremonial Bharani-1] [Surya-yuti-Shukra] [Surya-6 parivartamsha Mangala-10]

  • The Mirror 1895-1986 theosophy Jiddu Krishnamurti [philosophical-doctrinal Kṛttikā-1] . JK was promoted as the New World Savior and various other eschatological monikers., Yet due to his Ketu in 10th-from-Chandra, JK walked away from this role - calling it artificially fabricated.

Potential negative expression occurs when [uchcha] Ravi = weak, either in a dead degree (zero or 30) or due to hostile drishti.

For example, if [uchcha] Surya is oppressed via drishti from a strong Shani.

The dysfunctional outcome = psychological hero-complex, wherein the native becomes deluded into believing that one's own personal [Surya] thought, feeling, or action of the moment is a perfect expression of the universally [Shani] righteous truth.

  • Germany-Nazi 1889-1945 Reichskanzler Adolf Hitler [populist, advertising Aśvini-3] + [Budha-yuti-Surya-uchcha] + [Shukra-yuti-Mangala] = self-righteous Mesha-Ravi receives the lawful-consequences glance of strongly folk-ethnic defender [Aśleṣa Shani-1]

Delusion and disorder related to egoistic narcissistic anxiety and self-righteous oppression of the rights of others can result.

  • If one feels love, the world should also feel the exact same sort of love at that moment.

  • If one feels anger, the world becomes one's enemy and the noble righteous warrior must fight.

  • If one feels moral indignation, surely that ego-centric feeling is the golden key to universal truth.

A dysfunctional [uchcha] Surya can be hard to live with because the at-birth confidence does not extend all the way to the divine origin of the human genius.

  • One may get stuck in the concept of Self at the Center.

Shani-Mesha 's consciousness is focused very tightly upon The earthen body .

  • Surya-Aśvini = May be a divinely inspired physician or athlete.

  • If physician, often a surgeon.

  • Medical genius for blood, muscles, and the human head.

SuryaKumbh_RosaRubi.jpg Brightly Visible public behavior

psychologically driven by childhood memories of praise for heroism and noble actions .

Strongly decisive and receives much praise.

May be less inclined toward forming complex relationships. The focus of this Learning Pathway is powerfully vested in the Radiant Self.

Keeps one's own counsel. few colleagues or advisers. Marriage is somewhat one-sided . Needs a passive, follower type of spouse.

Can be aristocratically self-isolating

May be unwilling to accept common human company, due to visceral intolerance for human weakness .

Prone to varying degrees of narcissistic personality disorder, in which a Perfect false self splits from the imperfect natural self, and the natural self is rejected.

In extreme cases, may fall prey to delusions of grandeur, racial superiority, and "Aryan" elitism.

  • Germany-Nazi 1889-1945 Reichskanzler Adolf Hitler [announcing-managing Aśvini-3] + [Budha-yuti-Surya-uchcha] + [Shukra-yuti-Mangala] AH was violently abused as a child by his father. Not only Surya-10, but also a charismatically destructive complex of supporting dominators = Arya-graha.

Strives for the Personal Best. Life is a growth-challenge. Loves competitions (including war) and simply must win. Capable of extraordinary physical achievements if Kuja is well-placed.

The military general type.

Tactical and strategic intelligence, oriented 100% toward winning the war.

Requires independence, not cooperative when in a leadership role.

Dominant social personality , unless harmed by drishti of Shani from Karkata, tula, or Kumbha.

  • (Drishti from Shani/Tula = passive-aggressive partnership, claiming to support the union Yet, acting from raw self-interest.)

Very independent, praiseworthy self-image = Champion, survivor, title-holder, best. Innovative (Mesha) at a genius [Surya] level, if Professor Kuja is strong

  • POTUS-03 Declaration of Independence 1743-1826 Thomas Jefferson [publishing-explaining Aśvini-3] + [Shukra-yuti-Rahu] Surya ruled by [atmakaraka-nicha-Kuja-1]

  • Totem and Taboo 1856-1939 psychoanalysis Sigmund Freud [secretive-revelatory Bharani-4] + [Aśvini-Shukra-yuti-Rahu-Aśvini] ++ Kuja-11 drishti into [uchcha- Surya-yuti-Rahu-6] SSF had an outsized level of self-confidence and entitlement. His extraordinary publications were based on scientific notebooks containing concocted data [over-reaching Rahu-6]. He was a dominating, adversarial figure in a field of inquiry that he substantially engineered [Mesha]. No peers dared contradict his authority until long after his decease, when Freud's scientifically unsupportable theories finally collapsed.

  • Out on a Limb 1934- drama-esoterica Shirley MacLaine [rhythmic-ancestral Aśvini-4] [Surya-yuti-Kuja] [5-theatre] Uchcha-Surya joins Kuja [dance]. SM = an award-winning dramatic entertainer and dancer for six-plus decades. SM's intelligence [Surya] both mystical and political = highly personalized. Her signature attitude is "personal perception trumps mainstream viewpoint" and her confidence in self-promotion never waned.

Non-collaborative and interpersonally adversarial as a general trait."My way or the highway." Not a teacher or a leader by nature, but may provide direction to an organization through the characteristic personalized decision-making.

The organization may follow if it decides so, but the autocratic leader [uchcha-Surya] does little to achieve consensus before acting.

  • POTUS-33 Trial and Hope 1884-1972 Harry Truman [Bharani-4] [in karmasthāna-10] was known as an autocratic decision maker with little patience for counter-arguments

Leads others via personal role-modeling rather than via counsel or instruction."Do as I do, not as I say." Self-determination = essential to life. Can be wily and intractable, even tyrannical in partnerships. Good marriage with a passive, accommodating partnerr.

Social role in relationship to athletics and competitions, but it depends on Mars whether oneself chooses to become an athlete. Typically, the sports competitions of youth mature into the business and power competitions of adulthood.

Always out in front, challenging (not supporting) others toward better, faster, smarter, higher-earning performance. Cannot tolerate weakness .

To see a powerful, intolerant, blindingly self-righteous, charismatic Surya-Mesha in action, observe the shocking effects of Germany-Nazi 1889-1945 Reichskanzler Adolf Hitler 's politico-military command. [Budha-yuti-Surya-uchcha] [dikbala] + [Shukra-yuti-Mangala] -svakshetra-10.

Every graha in Hitler's radix supports Surya, including"pioneering" svakshetra war-monger Kuja-Mesha in randhra-bhava =catastrophic destruction. Even Shani helps by forcing restraint, which builds essential discipline over time.

Powerful leadership position of Surya-Mesha

Less militaristic without Mangala

  • UK-PM Global Alliance 1953- Tony Blair [contractual-arranging Bharani-3] [navamsha Surya-Tula-nicha] [Surya-yuti-Budha] = 8, secret information

More militarized and warlike with Mangala

Father-karaka Surya

Self-identified father-figure. Father-figure is not always the bio-dad. Father-figure may be the grandfather, mother's brother, male religious authority, or other dominant male. The father's character is notably competitive, pursuing, and individualistic.

  • Annunciation 1452-1519 logic Leonardo daVinci [uchcha-Surya-5] [calculating-strategic Bharani-2] Leonardo was the eldest son of a prominent Florentine aristocrat [Mesha] and Medici court notary (attorney). Uccha-Surya as dharmesha can bring wonderful patronage [9]. Initially, most of da Vinci's artistic and engineering commissions came from his father's notoriety among the Medici courtiers.

Often an athlete, hunter, or politician; also drivers, engineers, and those who use their body as the prime engine toward success. His need to receive ego-membrane praise through success in his work is very important to him

  • NASCAR 1951-2001 motorsports Dale Earnhardt [dramatizing-displaying Bharani-1] + [Mangala-yuti-Budha] [11] DE's regionally famous eponymous father was a high-speed automobile track racer, who gave his name to his son but also competed against his son

  • Dale Jr. aspired to compete in the same dangerous rural sport. Yet, by his own account, young Dale was told to get out of the way so that his father could get the glory. (also Rahu-9, ambitious father)

The extreme negative pole of an over-charged [uchcha-Surya] can be abusively selfish. Typically however, the father is a warrior in some profession, self-identified as a winner, going into battle every day.


[Surya-Mesha] [Surya in bhava-4] [Bharani-Budha-yuti-Surya-Bharani]

  • Newspapers 1863-1951 plutocrat William Randolph Hearst [political-dramatizing Bharani-1] [4, landed properties, mines, forests] A vicious competitor, WRH's namesake father was a feared-and-admired bully who became a national politician. Robber-baron oligarch Dad [Senator George Hearst, 1820-1891] made millions by violently harrassing those who stood in his way. Dad was dominating, ruthless, a textbook disordered personality narcissist, who aggressively pioneered [Mesha] into wildlands and took control of natural-resources such as timber and minerals.

Naturally, the father has reduced interest in bystanders and non-competitors, therefore, generally, the father has less interest in young children except when he must compete with the children to obtain the attentions of the mother.

Father generally becomes more interested in children when they are old enough to compete and enjoy sport. If such an extreme [uchcha] Ravi father interprets the child as a threatening competitor, he may try to annihilate the child.

  • Germany-Nazi 1889-1945 Reichskanzler Adolf Hitler [announcing-managing Aśvini-3] + [Budha-yuti-Surya-uchcha] + [Shukra-yuti-Mangala] During his childhood , aH was frequently , severely beaten by an abusive father. Threatened and belittled, Hitler developed an extreme case of shame-covering Narcissism the self-medicating power disease of the abusively dominated.

of course, there is much more detail involved in constructing the full profile of the father.

At minimum it is necessary to consider the characteristics of Surya-yuti-Guru + dharma bhava + Dharmesha-9 + 9th-from-Chandra + pitri-karaka + D-12

all of these indicators should point to a similar value before any conclusion regarding the character of the father is obtained. Surya-Mesha-12

Bandhesha-4 in 12 = Surya in exaltation = a radiant placement for all dealings with invisible, cloistered, enclosed, or isolated environments such as monasteries, dormitories, hotels, artist's creative studio, private rooms, and all types of imaginative, other Worldly place.

Surya-Mesha-12 adds a political, dramatic dimension to the 12th-bhava rhythms. As the natural center of attention, one radiates the bright light of charismatic intelligence within the enclosed realms.

[Surya in bhava-09] [uchcha]

[karako bhavo nashto for father, patrons, chieftains, indoctrinators]

[energizing-identifying lagnesha for Simha indriya-lagna]

In bhava-9, surya-Mesha-9 often indicates an overwhelmingly self-righteous father; politically dominating, intellectually entitled, aristocratic in behavior, splendidly patronizing, and radiantly certain in matters of doctrine, ideology, or faith

  • Gitanjali 1861-1941 lyrical poet Rabindranath Tagore [Surya in secretive-eruptive Bharani-4] + [Shukra-yuti-Budha] RT was the thirteenth child of his larger-than-life father. Builder of shrines and embodiment of superiority [Mesha] Dad was heralded as a minor deity by the peasants of their region. Debenranath Tagore [1817 1905] was an aristocrat, much-admired businessman, religious reformer, and practitioner of noblesse oblige.

QUOTATION Das commentary WRT Surya-Mesha

" Will grant authority.

  • Willful, rash, religious. Insomnia. ...

You will comment on the meanings of things such as ancient wisdom,

  • be famous in arts,
  • fond of combat or competition ,

you will be fierce,

attached to your duty or engagement,

fond of roaming around ,

  • will have strong bones,

you will do good,

  • will be valorous, and strong.

You may become a significant leadership personality.

  • You may receive from other highly placed personalities,

  • and you will have wisdom.

This placement gives the ability to doctor, or ability in politics."

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