Libra is the seventh sign of the Zodiac, ruled by Venus. 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://decisioncare.org/astrology/ )In Vedic astrology, this sign is also known as Thula. The last two padas of Chitra, Swati and first three padas of Vishakha are covered by this Zodiac sign. In Sidereal Astrology (that is in Vedic or Indian Astrology), Sun is in this sign from roughly October 16th to December 15th, while according to Western astrology corresponding to Tropical zodiac, sun covers this sign from September 23-24 to October 22-23. To learn more visit Libra Astrology and Libra Compatibility To learn more visit Virgo Astrology and Virgo Compatibility. Here by Vedic Astrology we analyze the effect of Annular Solar eclipse on Libra Ascendant, Libra Moon Sign and Libra Sun Sign individuals.
Annual Solar Eclipse (Surya Grahan ) falls on 15th January 2010 on Mauni Amavasya, one day after Makar Sankranti , the day sidereal sun enters Capricorn. The planetary positions at the time of this Annual Solar Eclipse are shown in the table with nakshatra, nakshatra pada, rasi and navamsa. It is the longest annular eclipse to occur this century with a duration of 11 mins 08 seconds.The eclipse point is at one degree Capricorn. The eclipse will begin at 05:14 Universal Time (UT) and end at 08:59 UT.
The annular eclipse of the Sun is visible from within a 300-km-wide track that traverses half of Earth. The path of the Moon’s shadow begins in Africa and passes through Chad, Central African Republic Democratic Republic of the Congo, Uganda, Kenya, and Somalia. After leaving Africa, the path crosses the Indian Ocean where the maximum duration of annularity reaches 11 min 08 s. The central path then continues into Asia through Bangladesh, India, Burma (Myanmar), and China. A partial eclipse is seen within the much broader path of the Moon’s penumbral shadow, which includes eastern Europe, most of Africa, Asia, and Indonesia. It will be seen as annular within a narrow stretch of 300 km width across Central Africa, Maldives, South Kerala, South Tamil Nadu, North Sri Lanka,Burma and China.
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 new moon will be in Uttarashadha nakshatra ruled by Sun in zodiac sign Capricorn ruled by Saturn. The eclipse point is with Rahu.
Annual Solar Eclipse Forecast for Libra Ascendant, Libra Moon Sign and Libra Sun Sign
The Solar Eclipse is on the fourth-tenth house axis, signifying beginning of major changes involving career, real estate, emotional relationship, mother, happiness etc. 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.
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 have now many free astrological tools and horoscopes at http://decisioncare.org/astrology/ which help analyze individual horoscope on a daily basis and on the eclipse day.
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- Daily Sun Sign horoscope,
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- Your Sun Sign, Moon Sign, Nakshatra
- Your Vedic Horoscope,
- Daily Personal transits based on your birth chart,
- Vedic time cycle dasa mahadasa,
- Create your life history for astrological analysis
- Reading material to interpret your Transits and Horoscope in depth
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For predictions for other zodiac signs ,click here Lunar Eclipse January Horoscope Astrology)