influenced by the nonviolent civil disobedience philosophy of
personal friend and collaborator with
his traveling entourage had several dynamic singers and musicians, including
political colleague of
Rev. Martin Luther King and POTUS-36 Great Society 1908-1973 Lyndon Baines Johnson in 1966
28-Aug-1963 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr waves to the crowd following the I Have a Dream speech in Washington DC.
Champion of Human Rights & Civil Rights
American Christian theologian
social justice activist
icon of nonviolent social change
leader of radical anti-poverty + anti-war movements
Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr.
a.k.a. Michael King
dematerialization 04-Apr-1968 [assassinated, age 39]
USA Civil Rights Champion
Social justice activist
Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr.
birth data from
tentatively rectified by BP Lama Jyotishavidya
tentatively rectified by BP Lama Jyotishavidya
charts + graphs + tables = produced by Shri Jyoti Star * adapted by BP Lama
MLK's birth time was reckoned by his mother's statement at "high noon"
born on Panchami * Shukla Paksha
Tisya * Poosam * Pushyami * Paukshakya *Vutkrita * Barhaspatya * Indrapurohita * Avra
For Pushyami births of a masculine valence, the influence of rigid, chronological, lawful, enduring strictly structural sober serious systematic Shani can considerably affect the outcome.
For those born into the Shani-ruled paradigm of Vutkrita, elder persons, old rules, rigid structures, age and time, resistance to change, status hierarchies, social class barriers, large organizations, public opinion, bureaucracies, regulatory requirements, legal systems, and corporate or institutional officials may be especially influential.
Instructional guidance is provided from the civilizations of Asellus. Their purpose is the lawful, hierarchically ordered maintenance of the customary folk habits in the place of settlement.
Laws and Customs
Shani-ruled Pushyami gentlemen are often found at the director level of government, corporate, and institutional organizations. They combine the local sensibilities of security-seeking Chandra with the larger structural, legal frameworks of national and international regulation. Deeply patriotic and defensive by nature, Sidhya-born usually remain close to their roots while they obtain respected, socially recognized positions in institutions, bureaucracies, and agencies of government.
Sidhya-born are influential in the world and reputed for their culturally sensitive judgment. Found in all of the Chandra-karaka areas such as transportation, farming + fishing, home-building + real-estate, schools, houses of worship, and parenting, Tishya-born feel close to the land. Yet, they are socially responsible, and usually elect to serve as judges, directors, or other official roles [Shani] that provide an orderly process [Shani] for governance of their place of settlement.
Pushyami may specialize in cultural boundary-protection, making of reserved areas both social and natural, lawful preservation of ethnic practices, and legal recognition for cultural minorities. Tisya fellows are particularly dedicated to environmental protection, land ownership, and property rights.
Themes of parental duty, civic responsibility, patriotism, dignity of the family, and foundational legal protections may contextualize Pushya's terrestrial experience. Applies also to Chandra in Pushya-Sidhya.
QUOTATION from Shil-Ponde. (1939). Hindu Astrology Joytisha-Shastra. p 82.
"An earnest, thoughtful character,
intelligent and quite religious in his outlook.
Withal, he is possessed of the qualities which make for success in the material world,
and has the ability to rise in position
He will fill a position of executive requirements
MLK during the 1960's
Biographical details matched to Vimshottari dasha timeline
Guru Mahadasha * age birth until age 8.3
Tue-15-Jan-1929 Earth-birth in Atlanta, Georgia, USA * Guru-Chandra bhukti * Chandra [Atmakaraka]
Shani mahadasha * age 8.3 until age 27.3
1948 [MLK age 19] completed BA Sociology at Morehouse College * Shani-Rahu bhukti
1951 [MLK age 21] earned B.Div. diploma from Crozer Theological Seminary * Shani-Guru * Guru rules 9-higher learning, theology
Budha Mahadasha * age 27.3 until decease age 39
1953-55 writing dissertation = missing citations + use of extended unmarked source material * Budha-Ketu bhukti * Ketu missing pieces
1955 [MLK age 26] earned Ph.D. in Systematic Theology from Boston University * Budha-Shukra bhukti * Shukra rules 4-diploma
17-Nov-1955 celebrated the birth of child-1 * Budha-Shukra bhukti * Shukra rules 5th-from-Chandra
1957 * MLK co-founded the Southern Christian Leadership Conference. Budha-Shukra bhukti * Shukra rules 11-assemblies
28-Aug-1963 [MLK age 34] historic speech I Have a Dream delivered in Washington DC * Budha-Rahu bhukti ++dvadasa Sade-Sati
Jan-1964 until Dec-1966 Janma Sade-Sati Kumbha
04-Apr-1968 [MLK age 39] body dematerialization. Assassinated by rifle shot * Budha-Shani chidradasha * maraka Shani rules-7
Distinctive features of the Nativity
pitri-karaka [father] * jyoti-karaka [light]
[confidently displays normalized unbalanced alliances]
[singer-speaker expressing conventional values]
[center-stage roles in government negotiation]
[self-focused hierarchically arranged relationships]
[class-conscious bargainer-broker-middleman father]
[father may handle eyes-face or have undisclosed dealings]
[Uttarāṣāḍha-2] [navamsha Surya-Makara] intuitively confident class-conscious politics
FATHER and Paternal Grandfather
Dad [b 19-Dec-1897] was a respected [Surya in bhava-7] Baptist preacher of a prominent urban congregation [Surya-yuti-Budha] activates 2 + 3 + 12 producing a speaker  manager  and contemplative  father-figure. 10th-from=Surya = Tula-4, showing that much of dad's career was pastoral counseling [Tula] in the locality 
Father's father = non-religious, angry, exploited, alcoholic. 9th-from-9 = [Ketu in classroom-5] Vrischika.
OUTCOMES - SURYA
Surya [Uttarāṣāḍha-2] karaka for rights-entitlements
dhanapathi [Surya in bhava-7] equity rules 2-values, speech, history, traditions, genetics, legacy, heritage. language
MLK's melodious speeches continue to be read and recited, repeated on messaging-media, and cherished by the nation.
matrikaraka [mother] * garha-karaka [village]
[Atmakaraka protection, ethnicity, rhythms, homeland, safety, shelter, schooling, nourishment, sustenance, pulse]
MOTHER and Maternal Grandmother
MLK's mother, Alberta Christine Williams, was an only-child [b 13-Sept-1903] . Like MLK's wife Coretta Scott, mom was a church singer Somana-yuti-Shukra.
Influence of Shukra upon Chandra is self-indulgent. Mother indulges her child [MLK] as she was indulged by her parents.
OUTCOMES - CHANDRA
Lagnesha [Chandra-yuti-Shukra]  Rulers of 1 + 4 + 11
Chandra prefers to remain within the predictable and reliable patterns of the folkways Soothing Somana needs to maintain cultural roots.
Shani-6 incoming drishti into Chandra-Shukra-8 adds discipline and endurance for long-haul socially transformative efforts
Shukra-yuti-Chandra added an element of music [a binding Chandra force for the Black worship community]
Lagnesha in 8 Conditions of death
King's materialized form was pierced by the accurate rifle-shot of a professional sniper. He died very quickly
MLK knew that he was being targeted, and despite LBJ's protective order MLK suspected that he time was near. He shared his intuitions with close companions in the movement. MLK was likely at peace [Chandra soothing] with intuitive prescient knowledge [Chandra-8] of his impending murder.
MARRIAGE partnership emotional equity support expectations
Coretta Scott born 27-Apr-192 in Heiberger, AL. Obit 30-Jan-2006 [age 78] .
Mrs. Coretta Scott King was considered a dramatic beauty and splendid inspirational singer  Her presence contributed social elegance, personal relationship building, and financial skills to their historic partnership.
Challenges to the Union
yuvati-pati-7 = [Mula-1-Shani in bhava-6]
bhratru-karaka [brother] * virya-karaka [virile]
OUTCOMES - MANGALA
[Mangala in bhava-11] rules
direct action, forward progress, competition, masculine energy, championship
[Kuja-yuti-Rahu-uchcha-11] is a powerhouse yoga for marketplace profits. Had MLK lived, he could have become one of the wealthiest men in his generation.
jamayah-karaka [sibling] * sandeza-karaka [message] * zisya-karaka [student]
[Śrāvaṇa-3] [navamsha Budha-Mithuna] intuitively communicating-signaling-explaining
OUTCOMES - BUDHA
[Budha in bhava-7] rules
Articulation [Budha] of 12-dream-state in MLK's legendary speech at the Washington Monument * I Have a Dream
Busy Budha activates Mithuna-12 Karakamsha
dhava-karaka [husband] * bahuta-karaka [variety]
OUTCOMES - GURU
Multi-generational lineage of preachers [Guru in bhava-10]
QUOTATION from King, “The Un-Christian Christian”] https://kinginstitute.stanford.edu/encyclopedia/family-history-martin-luther-king-jr
"This is my being and my heritage," he once explained, "for I am also the son of a Baptist preacher, the grandson of a Baptist preacher and the great-grandson of a Baptist preacher"
svadu-karaka [sweet] * kalatra-karaka [wifely companion]
[Shatataraka-4] [navamsha Shukra-Meena-uchcha] intuitively arranging musical visionary imagination
OUTCOMES - SHUKRA
Self-indulgent but graceful traits in both the native and the feminine partner. Relieves stress with sweet pleasures. Ability to consider the needs of others [Chandra] specifically the marriage partner [Shukra]
naturally sympathetic negotiator. The Chandra-Shukra tendencies are significantly under control via sobering drishti from disciplined, dogmatic Mula-Shani-6
duro-karaka [endurance] *jara-karaka [Jahre, years]
[endurance eventually outlasts enemies]
[Mūla-1] [navamsha Shani-Mesha-nicha] intuitively regulatory inspirational-guidance
OUTCOMES - SHANI
[Shani in Bhava-6] slavery, exploitation, grievance, complaint
[Mūla-1] [navamsha Shani-Mesha-nicha] = a profoundly challenging pada for Shani
MLK was leading a high-risk civil disobedience movement that was considered illegal by most Southern judges, yet MLK generally avoided going to jail .
Shani in 6 static injustice occupies the tense and conflicted 6/8 from [Rahu-yuti-Mangala] 11-goals, aims, social-participation networks
Rahu * rajyalobha-karaka [ambition] * picchala-karaka [slippery]
[Krittika-3] [navamsha Rahu-Kumbha] intuitively ambitious networking-connected
OUTCOMES - RAHU
Krittika-Rahu glitters and shines in His certainty of divine intelligence
[Rahu-Urisha] Capitalization, Voice-Face, speech-sound, historic values
Rahu issues a challenge to rigidly brittle, constraining social practices in finance, worthiness, truth.
Mangala Karmesha also rules political-5. The leadership task is community-based  but also ambitiously political, radiantly confident
[scattered transformative intelligence]
[disengaged witness to politics of trauma-healing]
[liberated from displays of hidden power]
[disregard for the drama of empty secrets]
[Anuradha-1] [navamsha Ketu-Simha] intuitively ambivalent about politics-drama-display
OUTCOMES - KETU
The goal was transformational, yet ephemeral [Ketu-Vṛścika]
Selfless [Ketu] leadership  follows the pathway of a psychologically revolutionary agent [Vrischika].
[Ketu-Vṛścika] detached view of psychic-psychological revolutionary cycles. facilitated a mass revolutionary  social change movement.
MLK had lagnesha [Chandra in classroom-8] , which made him an agent of transformative change on a massive scale [ Kumbha mass systems]
Collapsing Ketu occupies 10th-from-Chandra suggests a high visibility sacrificial martyr role.
[Ketu-Vṛścika] psychic revelations. Rev. King told a number of his entourage that he knew he was being targeted and he was likely to be murdered soon.
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