Astrology has become very popular these days. Today, you could astrology been practiced by people from all parts of the country. You can also see different types of astrology being practiced in this world. There are three major schools in Astrology – Indian, Chinese and western. The origin of Indian school of astrology dates back to the year 1200 BC to 2500 BC.
Some of the eminent masters of Indian astrology are Varaha Mahira and Satyacarya. Indian astrology is also called as Vedic astrology that has many categories – Siddhanta, Samhita and Hora. Here, Siddhanta deals with study of subjects like arithmetic, trigonometry, algebra, geometry and astronomy.
Knowing all these subjects help to calculate the planetary position. Samhita deals with study of planets and celestial bodies to predict the natural calamities in the earth like hurricane, war, geo-political war, etc. Hora is deals with predicting the future of an individual. Today, Indian school of astrology is practiced all over the world and it is considered as very effective.
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