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close friend and collaborator with
Thich Nhat Hanh in 2006 [TNH age 80]
founder of Engaged Buddhism movement
a.k.a. Nguyen Xuan Bao
"If you look deeply into the palm of your hand,
you will see your parents
and all generations of your ancestors .
All of them are alive in this moment.
Each is present in your body.
You are the continuation of each of these people."
Thich Nhat Hanh
birth data from https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Th ch_Nhất_Hạnh
tentatively rectified by BP Lama Jyotishavidya
tentatively rectified by BP Lama Jyotishavidya
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Masculine Public-Figure Examples
Iswara - Utaraztha - Visve-deva - Uthiradaam - Aadi
For Uttarāṣāḍha births of a masculine valence, the condition of radiant, romantic, intelligent, creative, idealistic, central, confident, gaming, self-reflexive, pitrikaraka Surya may considerably affect the outcome.
For those born into the Surya-ruled paradigm of Iswara, father-figures, politicians, celebrity, royalty, entitled roles, brilliant dramatists, radiant deities, sparkling genius, glittering creativity, intelligentsia, speculators, poets, romantic lovers, gamblers, and game-players may be especially influential.
Instructional guidance is provided by emissaries from the civilizations of Nunki. Their purpose is to express the radiant clear light of truth in an orderly, institutional framework.
Dhanus Pada-1 can show Brihaspati's rulership of 1-embodiment + 4-cultural foundations. nakshatra-pati Suyra and Guru enjoy high-compatibility yang patterns.
Pada-1 tends to be paternalistic , politically savvy, self-referential to the point of self-righteousness, and generous of spirit. Iconic and inspirational teachers of the patriarchal lineages are found here.
Often found in the role of philosopher, professor, or guru-figure. Assess the role of Brihaspati to determine the degree of optimism and alignment with the prevailing doctrine.
Makara-pada 2-3-4 express the tension between structural Shani and solipsistic Surya. From the Makara indriya-lagna, nakshatra-pati Surya becomes the revelatory, illuminating randhresha. Thus pada 2-3-4 are mystical and gender-neutral [Shani].
Pada 2-3-4 demonstrate respect for age and orderly governance. Yet, their purpose is visionary [Surya]. Psychics and seers are found here. Depending on the vigor of Shani, hierarchical institutions may come to surround their initiatory teachings.. Their emotional stability in partnership arises from Chandra = yuvati-pati.
Themes of clairsentient vision, personal certainty, and prophecy may contextualize Ishwara's terrestrial experience. Also applies to Chandra in Uttarāṣāḍha .
QUOTATION from Shil-Ponde.  . Hindu Astrology Joytisha-Shastra. p 87
" A very good, honest, and sincere character...
A peace loving disposition.
Eager to live and let live.
A good counselor in times of need or trouble.
Biographical events matched to the
Vimshottari Dasha calendar
[Shani Mahadasha] [age birth until age 4.8]
11-Oct-1926 Earth-birth named Nguyen Xuan Bao in Hue, Thua Thien-Hue province, Vietnam * Shani-Rahu bhukti
[Budha Mahadasha] [age 4.8 until age 21.8]
1943 [TNH age 16] enters monastic Buddhist order * Budha-Rahu bhukti
[Ketu Mahadasha] [age 21.8 until age 28.8]
1951 [TNH age 25] Bhikkhu ordination, receiving the spiritual name = Thich Nhat Hanh * Ketu-Rahu bhukti
[Shukra Mahadasha] [age 28.8 until age 48.8]
Nov-1955 until Feb-1958 Janma Sade-Sati Vṛścika
1961 [TNH age 35] accepts scholarship to study comparative religion at Princeton University. * Shukra-Chandra bhukti * Chandra-12 foreign lands + Chandra randhresha identity change
1962 [TNH age 36] appointed research lecturer in Buddhism at Columbia University * Shukra-Rahu bhukti
1964 [TNH age 38] in Vietnam, founds the Institute for Higher Buddhist Studies and the School for Youth Social Service * Shukra-Rahu bhukti
1966 [TNH age 40] meets USA Civil Rights 1929-1968 Rev. Martin Luther King . The two became close friends with a shared worldview.
01-May-1966 [TNH age 40] initiated in the Lamp Transmission - Shukra-Guru bhukti * Guru lagnesha
1966 [TNH age 40] created the Order of Interbeing - Shukra-Guru bhukti * Guru activates 4-schools, cultural establishment
1966 [TNH age 40] during a three-week invited speaking tour in USA, the South Vietnamese government bans TNH from re-entering his homeland. Thus began a 40-year period of exile. * Shukra-Guru bhukti * [nīcha] Guru lagnesha
1966 [TNH age 40] admitted as a war refugee to reside in France * Shukra-Guru bhukti * Guru activates 4-settlement
1969 [TNH age 43] led the Buddhist Delegation to the Paris Peace Talks * Shukra-Shani bhukti * Shani activates 3-conferences
[Surya Mahadasha] [age 48.8 until age 54.8]
[Chandra Mahadasha] [age 54.8 until age 64.8]
1982 [TNH age 56] established the Plum Village practice community in southern France * Chandra-Mangala bhukti * Mangala activates 12-meditation sanctuary
Dec-1984 until Dec-1987 Janma Sade-Sati Vṛścika
1987 [TNH age 61] established the California printing house, Parallax Press , publishers of his own works * Chandra-Budha bhukti * Budha publications activates 10-public visibility
[Mangala Mahadasha] [age 64.8 until age 71.8]
[Rahu Mahadasha] [age 71.8 until age 89.8]
2000 [TNH age 74] established the popular Deer Park Monastery in Escondido, California * Rahu-Rahu svabhukti
11-Jan-2005 [TNH age 79] controversial return to VietNam following 39-year exile * Rahu-Shani bhukti * Shani-12 rules 3-short-term travel, brief visits
2008 [TNH age 82] briefly return to Vietnam for ceremonies and teachings * Rahu-Budha bhukti * Budha public speaking activates 10-public visibility
Dec-2009 [TNH age 83] following a long campaign of harassment and torture, the communist government disbands Prajna Monastery, ending TNH's organization in Vietnam * Rahu-Ketu bhukti * Ketu dissolution, surrender
Nov-2014 [TNH age 88] severe brain hemorrhage followed by a lengthy therapeutic hospitalization and rehabilitation * Rahu-Chandra bhukti * Chandra activates 8-shock, sudden transformation
[Guru Mahadasha] [age 89.8 until decease
Oct-2018 [TNH age 92] return to homeland Vietnam, taking residence near the Tu Hieu pagoda * Guru-Guru svabhukti * Guru lagnesha rules 4-retirement, end-of-things
11-Oct-2021 [TNH age 95] worldwide sangha celebration of 95th birthday. In frail health. * Guru-Budha bhukti
22-Jan-2022 TNH age 95] Mahasamadhi dematerialization * Guru-Budha bhukti * maraka Budha rules 7
Distinctive features of the nativity
pitri-karaka [father] jyoti-karaka [light]
[philosophical-doctrinal dharmesha for Dhanus - Haya indriya-lagna]
[political-entitled Chitra-1] [navamsha Surya-Simha] intuitively confident theatrical displays of logical reasoning
OUTCOMES - SURYA
servant-leader, laboring regulator, ordering helper [Surya in bhava-10] rules
Chandra matrikaraka [mother] * garha-karaka [village]
[mysterious-transformative randhresha for Dhanus indriya-lagna]
[balancing-haggling Anuradha-3] [navamsha Chandra-Tula] intuitively sensitive diplomatic-arranging-bargaining
[nicha-Somana-yuti-Shani] [nishturabashi yoga]
OUTCOMES - CHANDRA
[private, contemplative, imaginative, spiritually guided, sleeping, restful, isolated Chandra in classroom-12] rules
CAREER - CHANDRA
[folk reputation 10th-from-Chandra = Simha-9 religious guidance, patriarchal priestly entitlements, enlightening indoctrinations
bhratru-karaka [brother] virya-karaka [virile]
[witty-creative vidya-pati for Dhanus - Haya indriya-lagna]
[contemplative-clairsentient vyaya-pati for Dhanus-Haya indriya-lagna]
[secretive-eruptive Bharani-4] [navamsha Mangala-Vrischika] intuitively competitive forward-pushing discovery of secret empowerments
[Atmakaraka direct action, competition, dominance, innovation, pioneering, intrusion, revelation, discovery, push]
OUTCOMES - KUJA
Mangala-Mesha occupies the contentious 6th-from-Chandra
jamayah-karaka [sibling] sandesha-karaka [message] shisya-karaka [student]
[bargaining-trading yuvati-pati for Dhanus - Haya indriya-lagna]
[dutiful-executive karmesha for Dhanus - Haya indriya-lagna]
[systems narrative of community agreements]
[talks about fairly distributed economic networks]
[negotiator of marketplace trade contracts]
[ideological-optimistic Arcturus-1] [navamsha Budha-Dhanus] intuitively explaining describing inspirational philosophical worldview
[Budha-11 parivartamsha Zukra-10-nīcha]
OUTCOMES - BUDHA
Nhat Hạnh Thich has published over 100 books, including more than 70 in English
dhava-karaka [husband] bahuta-karaka [variety]
[energizing-identifying lagnesha for Dhanus - Haya indriya-lagna]
[homebound-anchoring bandesha for Dhanus - Haya indriya-lagna]
[misguidedly permissive banking practices]
[widely misunderstood heritage humanism]
[materialistic convictions guide traditional beliefs]
[wealth accrual from embodiment + owned-property]
[false cheerfulness in speeches]
[financiers-collectors-evaluators may provide misleading guidance]
OUTCOMES - GURU
Guru-languages-2 in 3rd-from-Chandra
TNH has written more than 100 books spanning numerous languages. Many of his texts are inter-language translations of key Buddhist scriptures.
svadu-karaka [sweet] kalatra-karaka [wifely companion]
[inimical-medicating rogesha for Dhanus - Haya indriya-lagna]
[friendly-gainful labha-pati for Dhanus - Haya indriya-lagna]
[heritage values Hasta-2] [navamsha Shukra-Urisha]parivartamsha Zukra-10-nīcha]
OUTCOMES - SHUKRA
[Surya-yuti-Shukra] [nīcha] * TNH was a conscientious objector since his 30's in the Vietnamese Civil War that involved the USA, China, and other international combatants. Consistently preaching peace and grace, he nonetheless maintained a central presence in several high-conflict zones
Shukra-10 activates 6 + 11
Thien Su Thay 's approach to the situation of suffering [rogesha 6] offers a classic Buddhist perspective to an international, multi-cultural audience. His personal sorrow and grief have been used in his leadership program Shukra-10 to promote global justice.
duro-karaka [endurance] * jara-karaka [years]
[collecting-preserving dhanesha for Dhanus - Haya indriya-lagna]
[busy-collaborative sahaja-pati for Dhanus - Haya indriya-lagna]
[ancestral-rhythmic Viśākha-4] [navamsha Shani-Karkata] intuitively orderly caretaking protection
[Shani-yuti-Chandra] [nishturabhashi yoga]
OUTCOMES - SHANI
[Shani in Bhava-12] rules
persistence [Shani] in exile 
[Shani-yuti-Chandra] accustomed to scarcity and delay
rajyalobha-karaka [ambition] picchala-karaka [slippery]
[for Dhanus - Haya indriya-lagna]
[Rahu-7 casts passionately bargaining Other-identified drishti into 11-1-3]
[contemplative Arudra-4] [navamsha Rahu-Meena]
OUTCOMES - RAHU
Rahu occupies trauma-inducing, discovering, revealing, danger-seeking 8th-from-Chandra = long-life
Rahu occupies 10th-from-10th culture-mixing leadership via advice, counsel, equity
A long-lived Buddhist monk and relentless peace activist, leader of an international faith community untied under the doctrine of Engaged Buddhism .
kavandha-karaka [headless] chidra-karaka [gaping] vasana-karaka [vacuum]
[for Dhanus - Haya indriya-lagna]
[not identified with specific fixed catechesis] [not identified with specific fixed catechesis]
[disregards doctrinal identity conventions]
[eccentric inspirational movements]
[incoherently optimistic appearance]
[empty individualized beliefs]
[faithfully principled liberating disconnected behaviors]
[scattered ideological personality]
[passively fixated on ambitious media-communicator Rahu-Mithuna risk-rewarding partner-advisers]
[ministering-logistical Pūrvāṣāḍhā-2] [navamsha Ketu-Kanya] witness-observer of ministry
OUTCOMES - KETU
Zen Master and leading international figure in non-confrontation peace activism
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