Program of the course “Jyotish psychology”

Program of the course “Jyotish psychology”

Preparatory lesson

Introduction to the Parampara (the chain of discipleship succession), which includes the Jyotish Academy, its prominent founder, astrologer C.N. Rao and his famous student Mark Boney, who in turn is the Jyotish Guru of Sergey Alexandrovich Shleenkov.

Mystical and at the same time practical role of the planets in our destiny. Brief structure of the Vedic scriptures and the place of the divine science of Jyotish in it. Zodiac and natal chart as the basic tool of astrologer (astropsychologist).

Lesson 1.

Meanings of the zodiac signs. The prominence of a sign gives characteristics of a personality.

The key to understanding a personality through the prominence of a particular sign. Already from the first lesson you will be able to characterize a person by associating 5-6 qualities with them. Introduction to professional astrological programs and a clear video instruction on how to use them.

Lesson 2

Signs and elements. Learning to identify person’s basic character.

You will gain an in-depth understanding of the nature of the elements and its practical application in life. You will also learn to determine the type of one’s personality, corresponding to them by 70-80%, adding to the first 5-6 qualities another 15-20 that quite accurately characterize the person. The lesson gives a deeper understanding of a person’s character and his or her dominant traits, even to the students of the Basic Course of the Academy.

Lesson 3

Signs. Male and female principle. How to use this in practice?

The balance of male and female personality traits, extroversion and introversion from a new perspective. Compatibility of people on the basis of the male and female principle, analysis of paired charts. The lesson gives a broader view of the relationship between a Man and a Woman and harmony in it.

Lesson 4.

Signs and Varnas. Person’s motive and how to define it with a natal chart.

An introduction to Varnas, the cornerstone of understanding person’s nature and their true underlying motives. The lesson gives a technique on how to identify the dominant and secondary Varnas, their specific qualities and inclinations. How to follow the right path in search of one’s destiny. The table showing what people of different Varnas think, look like, and act like will help. After this lesson, the subject of Varnas will be practical and workable for you.

Lesson 5

Signs and Gunas: the fundamental energies of the material world. How to see person’s qualities in the horoscope.

We learn to determine the propensity for a particular Guna in the birth chart, to understand which personal qualities can be changed quickly and easily, and which will require a long work. The lesson invites you to make a conscious personal choice in favor of the Guna of goodness, describing the qualities, motives, and fruits of all Gunas. The lesson describes the opportunities for this in the “Jyotish Academy” project.

Lesson 6

Signs and cumulative analysis. Practice.

The lesson is devoted to practical testing of the acquired knowledge. We learn how to connect the totality of factors into a complete picture by the step-by-step algorithm of analysis. Introduction to the free bank of celebrity charts and instructions for use.

Lesson 7

Planets and their major meanings. Planets and roles. Ruling the signs.

The lesson is supplemented by a detailed chart with positive and negative qualities of the planets as personalities. The lesson teaches how to connect the strength or weakness of a planet’s position with its specific qualities based on a handy chart and biographical facts.

Lesson 8

An expanded version of the meanings of the planets in specific signs.

An in-depth lesson for “advanced users” or those wishing to study the course for a professional purpose. For beginners as well – at this lesson you decide how much of this new knowledge you want to acquire.

Lesson 9

Friendly, neutral and hostile relationships.

For students who have mastered the topic previously, we suggest going back to the previous in-depth lesson and doing a practical breakdown of several charts, connecting them to this topic.

Lesson 10

Natural pests (malefics) and benefactors (benefics). The waning and waxing Moon. Major and special aspects, their significance and manifestation in the chart. Two kinds of connection.

The lesson gives an opportunity to broaden understanding of the topic of aspects. Analysis of special aspects of Mars, Jupiter and Saturn and their different meanings in terms of Jyotish psychology.

Lesson 11

Exchange of signs – the most important source of power and exchange of energies.

Practical work: with the help of the tablet we learn to connect the qualities of the planets and understand how the exchange of energies takes place in Parivartana Yoga. The lesson test also invites you to consolidate this topic by developing your astrological thinking skills.

Lesson 12

Nakshatras. Sources of power – one’s own Nakshatra and exchange of Nakshatras.

This lesson is supplemented with a new chart to help you remember the positions of Nakshatras and their rulers. Examples of how Sambandhas are manifested in life on the charts of specific people.

Lesson 13

Avasthas: the states of the planets. Why don’t I want to do this? The age of the planets. From the child to the dying one. Mrityu Avastha is the cause of reluctance to act. Gandanta is a special karmic knot. What are the chances of untangling it?

A simple formula for remembering a planet’s power in Avastha. Practical examples illustrate exactly how Avasthas and Gandanta manifest in life. The lesson provides a precise understanding of the “behavior” of the planet in one’s chart and the opportunity to discover new things about oneself. An in-depth understanding of Avasthas and Gandanta is a great addition for the Basic Course students. A bonus of the lesson is psychological methods of correcting negative points in the horoscope.

Lesson 14

Retrograde – karmic debts. Why are we like this?

The lesson helps you determine the global task or purpose of the soul in this incarnation. You will learn how to connect Avasthas and Atmakaraka to understand the latent motives, problems and desires of the individual. AK located in Bala Avastha and Mrityu Avastha. What is the difference? What if the Atmakaraka is Lagnesh or the Moon? The lesson provides an opportunity to understand the spiritual lesson of the native, their karmic tasks.

Lesson 15

Navamsa: the chart of good fortune. Vargottama. Source of strength and talents to be developed. Pushkara Navamsa. The source of strength and prosperity potential in the chart.

The lesson introduces to new concepts in Jyotish – the sources of power of the planets that can dramatically change a person’s destiny, provided that this potential is used for spiritual purposes. What if we only have to ask for it? When blessings work. Navamsa, the chart of good fortune. The lesson gives a simple way to see if a person will get everything easily or if they will have to work hard.

Lesson 16

Power of the planets. Shadbala: uniting all the powers. Vimshopaka Bala: will there be much positivity? Ashtakavarga: will there be support?

The lesson will present a unique way to calculate the strength of a planet based on all the studied factors in the horoscope. The calculation will allow you to understand which planet is the strongest and weakest in the horoscope, which in turn will give an understanding through which qualities successes and failures will come to a person. You will learn how to assemble the pieces of the puzzle into a complete picture.

You are on the equator of the Jyotish psychology course. Already at this stage, using the tools you have learned, you will be able to give advice without fear of causing astrological “harm” or making a serious mistake.

Lesson 17

Ascendant or Lagna – the basis of person’s character.

This lesson revisits the subject of character analysis by means of the signs, from which we have digressed by shifting our attention to the power of the planets. Now that you know how to determine the strength of a planet, you will be able to look at some of the borderline values differently. It will become clearer why one of the two seemingly equal values is still dominant. You will see how compatibility works on the examples of relationships and receive a very powerful, rare mantra for harmonizing relationships. You will be offered a deepening of the algorithm by introducing a new value – Lagna (ascendant), which will become a very important element of the analysis.

Lesson 18

Planets in the ascendant give their qualities (Gunas) to the personality. Deepening the technique of Varnas (motives and goals) and Gunas (qualities). Shubbha and Papa Kartari Yoga.

This lesson will give insight into how the planets that enter or aspect Lagna bestow their qualities (Gunas) on the personality. New insights into the subject of Varnas and Gunas. A special combination: favorable and unfavorable environment.

Lesson 19

What results the planets in Lagna (ascendant) will produce. The temporary status of the planets depends on the ruling the houses.

We deepen the topic of temporary malefics and benefics and learn how to combine permanent and temporary status in terms of personality psychology. We continue practical work with the qualities of the planets. The lesson gives new clues in understanding a person’s character depending on the influence on Lagna.

Lesson 20

Houses of the horoscope. Classification of the houses. Influence of the house rulers on Lagna.

The classification of the horoscope houses from a new perspective. Why are Trishadaya houses unfavorable for spiritual growth? And other psychological and philosophical questions.

Lesson 21

The conjunction of two planets in Lagna and in other houses. Dominance of one of the planets over the other.

Planetary combinations and their implications for the psychology of personality. We continue to study the practical application of power of the planets.

Lesson 22

Combinations of a successful person (a great personality). Separating planets. Dig Bala: the power of direction of realization in this life.

We repeat the theme of Mahapurusha Yogas, important combinations for understanding the character and nature of a person. We get acquainted with the separating planets and consider the concept of the power of direction from an unexpected angle.

Lesson 23

Karmic indicators. Combustion of planets: punishment for wrong actions. Planetary war: working off past debts.

The lesson opens the topic of karmic indicators and teaches how to correctly identify the karmic tasks of a native, its difficulties and lessons.

Lesson 24

Karmic indicators. Cumulative analysis. Algorithm of consideration the horoscope.

We complete defining the karmic tasks of a native with cumulative analysis and a clear algorithm. The knowledge is very practical and will help in counseling.

Lesson 25

The principle of “Bhavad-Bhavam” – “House from house”.

Explore the subject of secondary houses from the psychological point of view. We learn to identify the potential for the development of a house and the realization of its qualities in life.

Lesson 26

Paka Lagna: the sphere of a person’s primary interests. Dispositor of Lagnesh: the most important planet for understanding the realization of a native.

We add a new horoscope point for the psychological portrait. Where will a person’s primary interests be? The lesson helps to understand the purpose of an individual. We repeat the Yogas of disposition in the light of psychology.

Lesson 27

Introverts and extroverts. How to understand who is who? Final analysis. Unique determination technique.

A technique for determining introversion and extroversion based on the author’s research. The method combines previously learned rules with new factors in the chart.

Lesson 28

Determination of motives (Varnas) based on consideration of the houses from Lagna, Chandra Lagna, and Arudha Lagna. The final version of the unique technique.

The gem of the course is the exact technique for determining a person’s true motives based on the leading Varna, based on many years of experience and research. The technique will allow you to get closer to the understanding of purpose and satisfaction with the activity. Irreplaceable in the future consultations.

Lesson 29

Chandra Lagna: our potential from the past life. Understanding our true desires.

Deepening knowledge of Chandra Lagna. How past Samskaras determine present desires. Interconnection of incarnations.

Lesson 30

Arudha Lagna — how the society sees us and what it inspires us to do.

An additional important point for the cumulative analysis of personality traits. The importance of Arudha Lagna for Jyotish psychology.

Lesson 31

The horoscope correction (Upayas).

We continue to study the main topic – correction of the horoscope. An indispensable tool of a Jyotish psychologist and astrologer in consultations. Inspirational lesson that will help to choose the means to harmonize the negative influence of the planets.

Lesson 32

The structure of the horoscope analysis. Algorithm for a consultation.

Final algorithm of the horoscope analysis and unique, a live video example of astrological counseling! The outline is supplemented by a written consulting algorithm.

Lesson 33

Jyotish Ethics

This lesson focuses on the important ethical principles of an astrologer and a Jyotish psychologist.

Good luck with your studies!