Vedic Astrology

Definition of Vedic Astrology

Vedic astrology is the system of astrology in India which is also called Hindu astrology, Indian astrology or Jyotisha. The main difference between Western astrology and Vedic astrology is that Vedic astrology is sidereal and Western is tropical. Also in Vedic astrology, the moon sign is considered the most significant whereas in Western astrology the sun sign is the most highlighted part of the birth chart.

TERM OF THE DAY

Full Moon

When the entire face of the moon is visible from Earth, opposite the sun and unobstructed from Earth's shadow, it is considered a full moon. A full moon occurs approximately every 29 days. 

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