Astrology is one of the oldest sciences that are present in the earth and it connects the patterns in the heaven with the happenings in the world. It connects human beings with other heavenly bodies and events and thus creates a harmonious relationship between them. The origins of astrology can be traced back to the beginning of universe and it will stay as long as the word is there. It is the language of the stars and has a significant use in our life. Almost all aspects of our lives are associated with Indian astrology like health, education, marriage, work, personal growth etc.
It is a comprehensive science which covers all aspects of human existence. It is also the root of psychology, healing, and all other caring searches. It connects our past with present and future. Some of the ways in which Indian Vedic Astrology can help in our life is –
· It helps to live our life in a practical way. It gives us a medium for self-introspection and self-analysis.
· It can be related to both individual and collective. So it is not just limited to few.
· It helps us to understand the working of this universe and its connection to our life.
· It connects out subconscious mind with our conscious self and makes us aware of our existence.
· It helps us to link our current culture with the ancient culture.
· It need not be mistaken with future foretelling. It just indicates the probability of an event happening in our lives.
· It helps us to know about the various aspects of our life so that we can make necessary arrangements.
· It makes us aware of our strengths, challenges and weaknesses so that we could work towards a better future making use of all the information.
Astrology makes use of the stars and other heavenly bodies and their position and relates them with our birth time to make certain predictions. Such readings can help us take precautions regarding the problems that may be coming our way. It prescribes certain actions that we can perform to ward of the negative energy from our life.
The remedies suggested by astrology have their own powers and ability to cure problems. Such remedies can be wearing your birthstone, performing a small ritual or others. Some of these remedies are really easy but some need a little more attention and dedication.
Even though astrology has been criticised on several occasions it is a practical science that is based on facts and figures. Its advice and remedies can help make life simpler and smoother. It has been an important part of our history and has strong connection with our present and future. It affects our moods, the moods of people around us and our reactions to our everyday problems.
Astrology does not guarantee solutions to all our problems but it gives us an assurance that every problem has a solution. Today it has also become a career choice for many people and important source of information and knowledge for others. It helps us to overcome dilemmas in life and helps us make the right choice.