Cancer is the fourth sign of the Zodiac, ruled by Moon. Lunar eclipse occurs on Full Moon and Solar Eclipse occurs on New Moon. For individual horoscope, the four important sensitive points are Ascendant , Moon, Ascendant lord and Sun. (If you want to find these sensitive points in your birth chart and your free Vedic horoscope, please visit our member site http://members.decisioncare.org/ ) In Vedic astrology, last pada (one of the four) of Punarvasu, Pushya and Ashlesha nakshatras are covered by this Zodiac sign. In Sidereal Astrology (that is in Vedic or Indian Astrology), Sun is in this sign from roughly July 16th to August 15th, while according to Western astrology corresponding to Tropical zodiac, sun covers this sign from June 22 to July 22. To learn more visit Cancer Astrology and Cancer Compatibility .Here our analysis is by Vedic Astrology. Here We analyze the effect of August Lunar eclipse on Cancer Ascendant, Cancer Moon Sign and Cancer Sun Sign individuals.
Rakhi or Raksha Bandhan (Sister Brother Day) falls on full moon day (August 5th 2009) in Luni-solarcalendar month of Shravana (Shrawan, Shavan or Shravan). This is the day of Shravan Poornima(Purnima), the day in which moon is in Shravana nakshatra according to Vedic astrology. It is a day on which brothers and sisters renew their love and affection for each other. There will
be a penumbral lunar eclipse on that night. The planetary positions for the August 6th
eclipses are given in the table here (OO:40 UT). The eclipse
point in August 6th eclipse is nineteen degrees Capricornmoon and nineteen degrees cancer Sun.The path of visibility of the eclipse is shown in the figure below.
Eclipse has significant effect when eclipse point is in the rasi or nakshatra of natal planets or near sensitive points in the horoscope. An Eclipse in the same rashi as another planet will affect the fortune of the person indicated by that planet whereas in the same nakshatra will affect the health of the individual indicated by that planet. The effects of an eclipse can be experienced around the time before or after the eclipse. If the luminary is placed before ascendant lord/sun/lord of the house, then the effects arise prior to the eclipse date.
1. Eclipse points are”energy junctions
2. The eclipse lunar node type, Rasi and Nakshatra are significant astrological influence factors.
3. The eclipse influences the matters related to the eclipse point house from the ascendant.
4. The planets in conjunction with or aspecting the eclipse point are eclipse significators .
5. Eclipse point degrees and Individual horoscope planetary longitudes, Rasi and Navamsa Charts should be analyzed together.
The Lunar eclipse is with moon in Shravana nakshatra ruled by Moon in zodiac sign Capricorn ruled by Saturn and Sun in Cancer ruled by Moon.
August 2009 Eclipse Forecast for Cancer Ascendant, Cancer Moon Sign and Cancer Sun Sign
The Lunar Eclipse is on your first-seventh house axis, signifying beginning of major changes involving personal expression and spouse relationship. is on your first-seventh house axis, signifying beginning of major changes involving personal expression and spouse relationship. There will be major activity related to these issues within next sixth months depending on when the major significators in your horoscope transit these eclipse points and the mahadasha phase that you are running during this time according to your personal horoscope.
(For predictions for other zodiac signs ,click here eclipse-astrology-for-july-2009-horoscopes)
We emphasize, that every individual is unique and his destiny can only be judged accurately from his Vedic horoscope based on his unique birth date, time and place of birth. Any analysis (based on Ascendant sign, Moon sign or Sun sign) can at best give only a broad outline. We recommend everyone that they should get their individual forecast analyzed in a personalized manner based on their horoscope by Decisioncare. For details, visit our Affordable fees to get answers to any questions you think of!