Please refer : The Parameters of Childbirth Concise view (FIRST)


D9 chart in Father’s Chart was skipped to avoid excess Complexity – You can try on your own and check the Parameters.

Let’s analyze Mother’s Chart:

  1. Let’s First find out Child giving planets: (ONLY 5th house consideration is made – 9th house has also to be considered.
    1. In Birth Chart:
      1. Jupiter, Mercury
      2. Rahu, Venus – natural
    2. IN D7 Chart:
      1. Ketu, Jup, Rahu, Mercury, Sun
  2. The Marriage took place in May 1984. The Dasha’s running at that time were: SAT-JUP Till July 1985 and Dasha changed to MER-MER in August 1985
  3. Note that:
    1. In Birth Chart:
      1. Jupiter the antardasha lord (child giver) is in 5th house.
      2. Mercury is the 5th Lord in both BC and D7.
    2. So birth of child is promised.
  4. Note that Mercury Mahadasha promises may children, but father’s chart does not promise the same. Still transits also need to be studied.
    1. Explanation:
      1. Venus is the 6th lord of obstruction
      2. Mercury is in 3rd with Mars which is MB (Mrityubhang) does not favor the 5th lord. The 5th lord is under heavy affliction in 3rd house.
      3. In Mer-Ven period 1988-91: Resort to obstruction may have been made
    1. Saturn:
      1. Saturn in Libra till Dec 1984 and then Scorpio
      2. Note that Natal Saturn is Retrograde so acts from previous house. Saturn is to be on 5th house when in Libra
      3. From Scorpio aspects the 9th house
    2. Jupiter:
      1. Jupiter in Sagittarius till Jan 1985 and then moves to Capricorn in Jan 1985
      2. Jupiter is on the 9th house and aspects the 5th house
    3. MARS:
      1. In May 1985 – in Tauras
      2. In Jun-July – in Gemini
      3. In August – In Cancer
      4. From Gemini it aspects the 5th house
      5. From Cancer it over the 5th lord
    4. Moon:
      1. WITHIN 3 days of Birth:
        1. Moon was in Virgo and Libra within this range of 22 August 1985
        2. In Virgo was on 5th house
    5. D7 chart does not need separate analysis as it has same signs as that of Birth chart



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Case Study : From Child Birth Parameters (Father’s Chart)

A case is presented Here. We will check the applicability of parameters discussed earlier on this chart and check if those parameters actually hold true. Please go through Child Birth Parameters first: 

Fathers Chart: Birth and D7:


  1. Child Giving Planets:
      1. Mars (5th Lord), Jupiter, Moon
      2. Rahu and Venus natural child givers
    • In D7:
      1. Mars (by aspect to 5th house)
      2. Mercury (5th Lord)
  2. The dasha at time of Marriage – May 1984 is Rahu-Moon
  3. Subsequent Dasha are: Rahu-Mars, Jup-Jup, Jup- Sat and so on
  4. Note that Jupiter is 6th Lord of obstruction also So further child birth was not possible in Jup Mahadasha
  5. Birth of Child took place in Mahadasha of RAHU – Natural child giver and antardasha of Rahu-Mars. Note that Mahadasha of Rahu does not promise multiple children as it is not child giving planet for this horoscope.
  6. Mars is the 5th Lord and in the 5th house and in D7 aspects 5th house from 2nd house – a promise of child.
    • We analyze transits after marriage
    • Saturn:
      1. In Libra (7)
      2. Moves to Scorpio in Dec 1984
      3. It is interesting to note that since Dec 1984 – Saturn was on 5th house
      4. In D7: From Scorpio aspects the 5th Lord Mercury
    • Jupiter:
      • Jupiter in Sagittarius till Jan 1985 and then moves to Capricorn in Jan 1985
      • Became Retrograde in Jun 1984
      • From Capricorn it aspects the 9th Lord – Jupiter
      • In retrogression it also acts from 5th House
      • In D7: In Capricorn, it is over 9th house and aspects the 5th house
    • Mars:
      • In May 1985 – in Tauras
      • In Jun-July – in Gemini
      • In August – In Cancer
      • From Both Tauras and Gemini – Mars aspects the 5th House – WITHIN 90 Days of Birth
      • D7:
        1. In Tauras it is over 5th Lord mercury in ascendant
        2. In 2nd house it is over Natal Mars aspecting the 5th
    •  Moon:
      1. WITHIN 3 days of Birth:
        1. Moon was in Virgo and Libra within this range of 22 August 1985
        2. In D7 – Moon is over 5th House
        3. In Birth Chart – From Virgo aspects the 9th


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Current Transits 2018 (Mar-Apr)

Take a look at current Transits as on 27 March 2018.

Planets like Saturn and Jupiter are slow moving remain in sign for longer duration.

Retrogression means planet move backward in a sign. It does not always imply that retrogression means planet moves to previous sign. it may change back in nakshatra. it still remain in same sign.

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ChildBirth Parameters – A Concise View

If the last 2 blogs of the series seemed daunting. Have a look below for all the parameters on 1 page – Take a print and see for the same in your birth chart or anybody’s chart whom you know closely.

The Parameters to be checked are as follows:

  1. The Dasha and Antardasha
    1. If Mahadasha of Planet giving child bearing continues with suitable aspects there may be multiple childbirths
    2. Antardasha of the child giving planets promise childbirth if backed by transits
    1. Within 9 months of birth of child, JUPITER and SATURN must have aspected or be in (during transits): (ANY 1)
      • 5th House
      • 5th Lord
      • 9th House
      • 9th Lord
    2. Within 75 days/ 2 and half month of DeliveryMars should be in or aspected: (ANY 1)
      • 5th House
      • 5th Lord
      • 9Th House
      • 9th Lord
    3. Within 3 days of birth of child, Moon should be in / aspected: (ANY 1)
      1. 5th house
      2. 5th Lord
      3. 9th House
      4. 9th Lord
      5. Moon sign of any one parent
      6. Lagna of any one planet
  1. The above parameters shall be studied in Birth chart and D7 chart and in some cases D9 chart.

3. Child Birth Through Transits – The Parameters

The Blog contains parameters to see possibility of childbirth using transits of planets. Parameters are rules that can be applied in the birth chart to predict or check their correlation to reality.
For new readers / new comers please start with basics. This is an advanced Blog.
RULES – BEFORE BIRTH ASPECTS (ASPECTS Means Looks / Drishti of Planets)
Saturn should have aspected the
  • 5th house
  • 5th Lord
  • 9th House
  • 9th Lord
Retrograde motion gives effects from previous house also
Jupiter should also have aspected
Mars should have aspected any of the four above given points BUT WITHIN 75 days – 2 1/2 months— prepares mother to delivery
So SUN and MARS can be used to predict month of delivery
Sun must also touch the 5th house or 5th lord/9th house/9th lord
RULE 4: 
Moon should have aspected ANY of above 4 points OR
So can be used to predict week of the delivery
AT BIRTH or A DAY OR TWO BEFORE Birth of child The MOON OF THE NEW BORN will be either in
  • Lagna of father or mother
  • On the 5th lord/ 5th house/ 9th lord/ 9th house of mather or father
  • Sometimes moon sign of parents
 In the next blog we shall see how this blog applies on a birth chart.

Ashwini Nakshatra (Part 2)



First ( 0-3•20′) Aries: Rules by Mars of Aries. They are pioneering, physically active ( Mars Nature) Full of initiative and Energy

Second Pada ( 3•20′ to 6•40′) Aries: Falls in tauras so ruled by Venus. They are practical and resourceful. Like material manifestation of thoughts and ideas.

Third Pada ( 6•40′ to 10′) Aries: Falls in Gemini so influenced by its airyness. Ruled by Mercury. Therefore, quicker comprehension, clever in mental activity, Communicative.

Fourth Pada (10′ to 13•20′) Aries: Falls in Cancer so ruled by Emotional and watery Moon. Care for people need, Empathic, Emotional faculty.

Check which pada your moon/ ascendent falls and see how nakshatra has influence on your personality.


  • Horse enthusiasts
  • Healing Professions ( doctors, etc)
  • Marriage Counsellers
  • Childbirth specialist
  • Promotional and motivational jobs
  • Transportation industry
  • Atheletes
  • Racers
  • Shopkeepers
  • Gardeners


  • Grazing lands, stables
  • Hospitals
  • Gardens
  • Race tracks
  • Transport ways – roads, railways
  • Health clubs and gyms

Body Part:

Horses are associated with transport so knees and upper feet.


Auspicious: Good for ALL BEGININGS. Ideal for begining, laying foundations, starting

Inauspicious: Bad for all long term endings- that requiring Patience and perserverance. Like marriage, sexual activaty, intoxication, bad habits.

Planetary Ruler

  • Ketu: Refers to all kimds of beginings. for this nakshatra has dictum – Anything is possible
  • Mars: Connected to this Nakshatra due to Aries. Giving it an impulsive nature
  • Sun: Close relationship as Sun is exalted (strongest in aries) Also sun is in continous motion and represents begining and number 1. The horse riders of chariot of this nakshatra ate kids of Sun.

Tip: Sun, Ketu, Mars express strongly in Aswini. Mercury, Venus, Jupiter and Rahu do well here as long as Ketu is well placed

Naming of new borns:

In India, naming of child is done based on Which nakshatra the moon is when the child is born.

If a child is born with Moon in Ashwini Nakshatra the syllables are

Chu ( as in Church) First Pada

Che (as in Cherry) Second Pada

Cho (as in Chocolate) Third Pada

La ( as in Las vegas) Fourth pada


In case of afflicated Nakshatra. Remedies include worship of Lord Ganesha

Repitition of Root Mantra: Om Am and Om Im 108 times when Moon is in ashwini nakshatra and lunar month. Refuces suffering and enlightens.

Important actions can be taken up when ashwini is transitted by Moon

1. Ashwini (Part 1)

Extent: 0 – 13 D 20 M (D-Degree, M -Minutes)

Has energy of Ketu ( All beginings)

Name: Translates to Born of female horse or Horse Woman

Symbol: Horse’s Head And Horse carriage carrying two people

Image courtesy: Nakshatra By Prash Trivedi

In short it represents anything BEGINNING.

Deity: Carriage (symbol) is controlled by 2 horsemen named – Dashra (Represents- bringing help) and Nasatya ( Truthfulness). Deity includes Lord Ganesha and Brahma.

Caste: Vaishya (Business)

Gender: Male

Body part representation: Knees and upper feet

Direction: Centre, Easy, South and NW.

Guna: Satvic Nakshatra

Gana (Type): Deva

Lunar Month: First half of the Lunar month of ashwini (Sept/Oct)

Lunar Day: 1st Tithi/Day of Waxing phase of Moon

Gotra: Marichi (light)


Check if your Ascendent or the Moon is in this Nakshatra. That will throw ligjtbon your characteristics. For example, say my Moon is in Ashwini – i ll have characteristics to nature of horse like spontanious , speedy, etc.

Nature of Nakshatra:

  • Spontaneous
  • Quicky, Speed and agility
  • Impulsive behavour
  • Short , Atheletic like sports person ready to run race
  • Eager to start
  • Adventerous
  • Fearless. Think less, do fast, often regret.
  • Humourous
  • Constant need for movement
  • Helpful but for short and quick term
  • Like jumping on from one thing to other
  • Loce to dress well
  • Straightforward
  • Related to affairs of Healing, Rejunavtion and self improvement
  • Often busy with clubs, gymming, body improvements
  • Marked tendency to feel unique
  • Modest in mature. Do not believe in show business

Anything that represents characteristics of horse.

(To be continued…)