The date of birth in Indian astrology, of any person reflects a lot about their character and personality. Astrologer names someone using their date of birth, along with the position of stars and planets. Also, when the Date of birth combined with place and time of birth then, we get to see the Joint horoscope (Natal Chart) of person.
In general, Astrology is a science, that connects various phenomena on the earth with the movement of celestial bodies like sun, moon, stars, and planets. Typically, the positions of different celestial bodies help us to understand different topics related to Prophecy, Horoscope, Sade-Sati and Birth Chart Analysis, etc. All these types of predictions in Indian Astrology are evaluated from the date of birth.
12 Zodiac Signs are defined based on the date of birth. Also, each zodiac represents a particular slot of time within a year.
Aries: 21 March to 20 April
Taurus: 21 April to 21 May
Gemini: 22 May-21 June
Cancer: 22 June to 22 July
Leo: 23 July to 21 August
Virgo: 22 August – 23 September
Libra: 24 September to 23 October
Scorpio: October 24 – November 22
Sagittarius: 23 November – 22 December
Capricorn: 23 December to 20 January
Aquarius: January 21 to February 19
Pisces: 20 February to 20 March
A Brief Explanation:
Indian Astrology prediction is done by pointing out various factors based on the date of birth, and given below are some details, which make a highlight. Furthermore, terms like Rashi and lagna could be discovered by the study of a native’s natal chart.
Dasha: “Dasha” indicates the time period of the planets. In point of facts, the time period of the planets indicates what will be the positive and negative impacts on the zodiac, in the case of planetary transits.
Sade-Sati: This is a period of approx seven and a half years of planet Saturn. Mainly Indians are too concerned about that period. Shani ( Planet of discipline and hard work) shows its influence over a period of time. This is a time of achievement and success. Remedies are prescribed on the basis of date of birth during the period of sade- sati.
Nakshatra Phal (नक्षत्र फल): Nakshatra indicates about your personality, behavior, temperament, favorable-unfavorable aspects, patience, and weakness. Together it also helps you to take decisions and make the right choices so that you can live a more productive and prosperous life.
Yearly Horoscope: Predicted for one year, until the sun returns to its natural state. It is based on your date of birth. It is Sun based and the position of the sun holds special significance.
Not only Vedic Astrology, but many different astrological predictions are based on the date of birth.