Vedic Astrology - Science Of Light | A Pilot Study By Mathina Maideen
Knowledge And Application Of Vedic Astrology For The Legal Profession
The Zodiac Signs
From Aries onwards, the colours of the signs are red, white, green, pink, brown, gray, multi-coloured, black, golden, yellow, deep-brown and white, as presented in this chart.
Beginning from Aries, the signs are by turns, malefic and benefic and masculine and feminine respectively. In other words, all odd signs are malefic masculine (Omalmas) and all even signs are benefic feminine (Ebenfem) as illustrated in the chart.
From Aries, the signs are again by turns, movable, immovable and dual (both movable and fixed).
By turns, each of the signs from Aries also denote the directions, East, South, West and North.
Of the 12 signs, Gemini, Virgo, Libra, the first half of Sagittarius and Aquarius are biped while Aries, Taurus, Leo, the second half of Sagittarius and the first half of Capricorn are quadruped. Cancer, the second half of Capricorn and Pisces are aquatic signs. Scorpio is the only centipede sign.
From Leo to Capricorn is called the solar half and the Sun rules this half of the zodiac. In the reverse order, from Cancer to Aquarius is the lunar half and is ruled by the Moon.
Also, Leo, Virgo, Libra, Scorpio, Aquarius and Pisces are day signs whereas Aries, Taurus, Gemini, Cancer, Sagittarius and Capricorn are night signs.
Leo is lorded over by the Sun and Cancer is ruled by the Moon. The signs Gemini and Virgo are ruled by Mercury while Taurus and Libra are ruled by Venus. Mars lords over Aries and Scorpio and Jupiter rules Pisces and Sagittarius. The signs Aquarius and Capricorn are ruled by Saturn.