Navamsa in Astrology by C S Patel
The eternal classic from Late C S Patel which stormed the astrological community with its rare verses. Navamsa occupies an outstanding position and has to be properly understood and interpretated for making precise prediction.The author has presented this book dealing with the subject in detail and drawing from nadi and other classical texts along with practical illustrations to enable the reader grasp the subject without ambiguity.
In Hindu predictive Astrology, Navamsa occupies an outstanding position and draws one’s attention for deeper scrutiny and understanding. The Navamsa techniques are very many, as many as possible are dealt with in this book. Students are advised to study not only the classical texts but also Nadi Granthas, such as Deva Keralam: Chandrakala Nadi, Dhruva Nadi, Bhrigu Nadi, etc. for additional knowledge. The present is a rare kind of work, what the readers would findi in this treatise can hardly be found elsewhere. Many technical terms such as, Nidhanamsa, Ashtamamsa, Pushkaranavamsa, Bhava-suchaka-navamsa, the 64th Navamsa, Vikatamsa, Bhava-madhya-navamsa and many more are explained, showing their correct import.The present treatise claims to be a master key but only an attempt to solve some of the knotty problems of predictive astrology. Contents: Part 1: 1. Introduction 2. Navamsa – literature – terminology 3. Vargottama navamsa 4. Pushkara navamsa 5. The 64th navamsa 6. Rasi-tulya navamsa & navamsa tulya rasi 7. Dispositors 8. Shubha-abde-krura-abde 9. Nidhanamsa/ashtamamsa 10. Eventful years in one’s life 11. Navamsa-transit 12. Cross-positions of planets in rasi & navamsa 13. Selected verses 14. Navamsa – dwadasamsa & navamsa spashta grahas 15. Nadi astrology. Part 2: 16. Results of the rising navamsas 17. Results of the rising 108 navamsas 18. Udit navamsa – the rising navamsa 19. Results of navamsa positions of seven planets 20. Miscellaneous matters.