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2009 Vidiadhar Surajprasad Naipaul (age 77)
Novelist + Essayist + Journalist
Social Critical Philosopher
a.k.a. Vidiadhar Surajprasad Naipaul
dematerialization Sat-11-Aug-2018 (age 85)
Novelist + Essayist + Journalist * 1932-2018 * V.S. Naipaul * Vidiadhar Surajprasad Naipaul
birth data from http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/V._S._Naipaul * tentatively rectified by BP Lama Jyotishavidya
charts + graphs + tables = produced by Shri Jyoti Star * adapted by BP Lama
Purnavasi * Vutvrta * Jamitra
For Punarvasu births of a masculine valence, the condition of prosperous, preaching, inclusive, broad-scope, philosophical, humanistic Guru may considerably affect the outcome. Masculine births under auspice of Puna, Visaka, or Purvabhadra may find that their worldview is greatly shaped by the character of priestly teachers and guides.
For those born into the Guru-ruled paradigm of Jamitra, teachers, preachers, professors, patrons, agents of generosity and guidance, guru-figures, ideologues, indoctrinators, theorists, know-it-alls, proselytes, philosophers, pontificators, patriarchs, pundits, pater-nosters, proponents of principled understanding, wise-ones, wizards, druids, and paradigms of belief may be especially influential.
Guidance is provided by emissaries from the realm of the Twin Gardeners called Castor-and-Pollux. Their purpose is restoration, renewal, and rehabilitation of lost knowledge.
High forehead. Punarvasu often has a global perspective. The majority of Aditya-born nativities are higher dimensional Seva-wanderers who assume interpretive guidance roles.
Instructing, Explaining, Describing
Mithunaya-Dvamdva pada 1-2-3 represents Guru's rulership of 7-agreements ++ 10- leadership, while also expressing the tension between broad-view Brihaspati versus detail-oriented Bantering Budha. Pada 1-2-3 are blessed with an expansive capacity for evocative description or inspirational speaking. Often excellent writers who can facilitate spiritual growth via specific explanation and detailed description. Pada 1-2-3 are often found in the literary arts, in teaching roles, in academic advising, as travel guides, and as poets who describe the natural world....
Although the Higher Teacher seeks wisdom, for Karkata-Punarvasu the guru-figure may also be adversarial, impoverished, polluted, or ailing (due to Brihaspati activates 6).
Themes of restoration of lost knowledge, gardening, fertility of understanding, wish fulfillment, and conceptual teaching may contextualize Aditya's terrestrial experience. Applies also to Chandra in Punarvasu
QUOTATION from Shil-Ponde (1939) Hindu Astrology Joytisha-Shastra . p 81
"... from Arudra to Punarvasu, a startling change in mental development.
In Punarvasu, the native is possessed of profound intelligence,
He revels in abstract thought
He may be also a poet of high attainment, expressing a fire and vitality in his verse
He will, however, be only moderately successful by worldly standards during his lifetime
V.S. Naipaul in 1980 (age 48)
V.S. Naipaul with first life-partner, editor Patricia Hale Naipaul in 1955 (VSN age 23). The couple were married for 41 years, until her decease.
V.S. Naipaul with second life-partner Nadira Naipaul in 2009 (VSN age 77)
Biographical details matched to the Vimshottari Dasha
Rahu Mahadasha * age birth until age 9.4
17-Aug-1932 Earth-birth in Chaguanas Trinidad = Trinite-et-Tobago * Rahu-Budha bhukti
Mar-1934 until Mar-1937 Janma Sade-Sati Kumbha
1939 family moves to capital city Port of Spain, where VSN attends Queen's Royal College, a top national preparatory school * Rahu-Surya bhukti * Surya activates 12th-from-4th shift house in childhood
Guru Mahadasha * age 9.4 until age 25.4
1949 begins scholarship grant for undergraduate study at University College, Oxford * Guru-Shukra bhukti * Shukra activates 5-winnings + 12-foreign lands
1952 (VSN age 20) self-reported nervous breakdown, suicide attempt * Guru-Surya bhukti * Surya activates Ketu-3 mental incoherence
1953 (VSN age 21) grieved the decease of father, the Indo-Trinidadian journalist Seepersad Naipaul * Guru-Chandra bhukti * Chandra activates 12th-from-Surya
Jun-1953 (VSN age 21) earned BA diploma from University College, Oxford * Guru-Chandra bhukti * Chandra-yuti-Rahu
Dec-1954 (VSN age 22) begins weekly appearance on BBC Radio program "Caribbean Voices" * Guru-Mangala * Mangala activates 11-community networks
10-Jan-1955 (VSN age 23) exchanged the vows of marriage-1-of-2 with his lifetime editor and literary collaborator Patricia Hale * Guru-Mangala * Kuja activates 7th-navamsha (Ketu) * R-K samchara Dhanus-Mithunaya contact Mithunaya indriya-lagna
Shani Mahadasha * age 25.4 until age 44.4
1961 (VSN age 29) VSN's acclaimed novel A House for Mr. Biswas enjoys worldwide success * Shani-Budha bhukti * Budha-3 lagnesha
1962 (VSN age 30) first travelogue-with-historical-social-commentary, The Middle Passage, also acclaimed Shani-Budha bhukti * Budha-3 lagnesha
1962 (VSN age 30) year-long first trip to India results in alienation (Ketu) from the root culture * Shani-Budha bhukti * Budha-3 lagnesha * Budha activates 4-home-roots * Budha-yuti-Ketu ++ dvadasa Sade-Sati *** (extremely complex = Surya+Budha+Guru+Ketu-3
Jan-1964 until Dec-1966 Janma Sade-Sati Kumbha
1964 (VSN age 32) celebrated publication of An Area of Darkness, second extensive travelogue-with-historical-social-commentary describing his depressing year in India * Shani-Shukra bhukti * Shukra activates 5-celebrity ++12-distant lands ++ Sade-Sati
1966 (VSN age 34) unhappy with Britain, Naipaul and spouse-editor Pat Hale move back the Caribbean * Shani-Shukra bhukti * Shukra activates 2nd-from-4 next-step home ++12-distant lands ++ Sade-Sati
1968 (VSN age 36) unsatisfied with Caribbean culture and broke, returned to England * Shani-Chandra bhukti * Somana-yuti-Rahu * Chandra activates 2-cultural values, banking
1977 (VSN age 47) celebrated publication of India: a Wounded Civilization * Budha-Budha svabhukti * Budha-3 lagnesha * Budha activates 4-home-roots
1981 (VSN age 51) publication of the controversial, widely celebrated, extensive travelogue-with-historical-social-commentary of India-Pakistan Among the Believers * Budha-Shukra bhukti *Shukra bhukti * Shukra activates 5-creative literature + 12-foreign lands
1995 (VSN age 63) wife editor Pat Hale = diagnosed with cancer and hospitalized * Ketu-Shukra bhukti * Shukra activates 6th-from-7th = illness of spouse++ Sade-Sati
Mar-1993 until Jun-1995 Janma Sade-Sati Kumbha
Feb-1996 (VSN age 64) grieved the decease of lifepartner-1, writer-editor Pat Hale, ending their 41-year marriage * Ketu-Chandra bhukti * Chandra activates 12th-from-7th-from-Chandra + dvithiya Sade-Sati
15-Apr-1996 (VSN age 64) following six weeks of widowhood, exchanged the vows of marriage-2-of-2 with Pakistani journalist, Nadira Khannum Alvi * Ketu-Chandra bhukti * Chandra-yuti-Rahu = Chandra produces effect of Rahu * R-K samchara Kanya-Meena contact navamsha Shukra-Meena + dvithiya Sade-Sati
1998 (VSN age 66) VSN's final major extensive travelogue-with-historical-social-commentary Beyond Belief: Islamic Excursions among the Converted Peoples earns broad praise * Ketu-Guru bhukti * Guru-3 rules 7-travels
11-Aug-2018 (VSN age 85) dematerialization * Shukra-Budha bhukti * Budha produces effects of Guru + Ketu
Distinctive Features of the Nativity|
confident, brilliant, self-righteous Surya in mulatrikona
Mom hailed from an elite Trinidadian family * Somana-yuti-Rahu-9
MARRIAGE partnership emotional equity support expectations
CAREER - CHANDRA
Literary. verbally productive, and gainful, but adversarial, hyper-verbal Kuja-Mithunaya-1 rogesha
CAREER - MANGALA
Mangala in bhava-1 Mangala-Kumbha occupies the career-defining 10th navamsha ++ Kuja activates 10th-from-Chandra = the vast sociological scope of his social-scientific [Kumbha] descriptions along with his professional drive to plunge into the most vicious religious-cultural conflict zone of India-Pakistan
Behari commentary = Mangala in Arudra-Betelgeuze pada-3,
"Expert in mathematics and poetry . You may be given several assignments in foreign countries by the government. This placement indicates a less fortunate old age. You may suffer from intestinal problems or inflammation of the lungs."
CAREER - BUDHA
CAREER - GURU
For Mithuna lagna, Professor Guru-3 becomes the career ruler of 7 + 10.
Naipaul derived much of his value as a literary personality from stories of his immigrant family lineage and lore.
Atmakaraka = beauty, harmony, arrangements, finance, contracts, balancing, negotiation, diplomacy
Shukra activates Vrishabha Svamsha
Shukra-1 identity activates 5 = politics, drama, creativity, romance * Naipaul met his future wife and lifetime literary collaborator at a college theatrical play (5)
Shukra activates the globalist Thula = 9th-from-Chandra
Among the Believers Vidyadhar Surajprasa V.S. Naipaul wrote a definitive global-view critique of mass religion in the 20th century
Shani * duro-karaka (endurance) * jara-karaka (years)
Kuja-1 battering drishti upon Shani in Bhava-8 e, but everyone involved endured some misery as the irresistible force [Kuja] spent decades battering the immovable object [Shani].
Rahu * rajyalobha-karaka (ambition) * picchala-karaka (slippery)
CAREER - RAHU
Among the Believers 1932-2018 culturalist V.S. Naipaul = brilliant narratives of the Indic diaspora gave a living personality and erstwhile sense of dialectical purpose to the seething masses of the subcontinent.
Rahu in bhava-9 exposer of belief systems and their inconsistencies
VSN caused an international furor as well as an international excitement. International (9) praise culminating in the 2001 Nobel Prize in Literature, awarded for his critical writings on worldwide (9) spiritualized superstitions and ritual prayers (Chandra ritual).
Rahu smoke + Ketu disregard
Somana-yuti-Rahu-9 VSN was a great smoker ++ widely traveled, until well into his 80's. Somana-yuti-Rahu (= Ketu in 7th-from-Chandra) may have contributed his decades-long addiction to prostitutes, which he self-reported as a regular habit (Chandra habit) throughout his first marriage.
VSN's sympathy for the undulating timeless rhythms of the third world, with its fervent superstitions, deep ethnic hatreds, and extreme poverty were also beneficial to the exceptional quality of his literary oeuvre.
Ketu kavandha-karaka (headless) * chidra-karaka (gaping) * vasana-karaka (vacuum)
CAREER - KETU
7th-from-Chandra = Ketu + Guru + Budha + Surya
Naipaul remained legally married to Patricia Hale for 41 years. (Shani-2 delays 2nd-marriage). VSN self-reported to his biographer that although enduring, his lifepartnership featured a remarkably dysfunctional sexual practice. Ketu-Singha occupies 7th-from-Chandra suggesting emotional disconnection in the first alliance.
VSN reported that he consorted with prostitutes and took numerous lovers, some of them for decades. Be his own account, he became monogamous only after celebrating a second marriage, at his age 63.
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