This post was most recently updated on October 8th, 2017
Astrology is an art which tries to predict future.
It is widely used by people of many countries to predict their future, problems, health issues etc.
Though it has no scientific backing, many people still rely on it for their day to day activities.
Astrology competes with science in predicting monsoons, rainfall, eclipses etc.
Even well educated people and scientists believe in horoscope and many books are authored on it.
1. Astrology is not a blind belief but is an art based on calculations and observations.
2. Human believed in astrology since many centuries ago.
3. Even today many astrological predictions are right and are comparable to science predictions.
4. No two astrologers predict the same or foretell the same when questioned. They may not match with their predictions 100%. They do have different forecasts for the same person for same time.
5. Astrology helps overcome problems in life if used carefully and with limitations.
6. Not all the people can be good astrologers. It depends on individual skills
7. Forecasts or solutions given by astrologers can have untoward effects if there are error during prediction.
8. Astrology is also taught in some reputed universities in the world.
9. Famous astrological arts include the western astrology, Hindu astrology and Chinese astrology. But depth and details of a person or an event can be best described through Hindu astrology as it relies on time, latitude, longitude of birth or occurrence.
10. Astrology can predict persons character, health, prosperity, marriage and even death.Zodiac signs in astrology give an idea of the person who is born in it.
11. There are nine planets in astrology with sun included. But sun is not planet as per science. These planets are considered in horoscope due to their enormous influence on the person and his character.
12. Astrology provides solutions for health, prosperity and other issues in life in the form of gem stones, yantras, mantras, and other valuables.
Facts regarding the birth:
Astrology can give a tentative date of when the delivery happens.
It can also predict the gender of the child based on parents horoscope.
Horoscope facts for marriage:
Horoscope can help to check compatibility of the couple who wish to get married. The compatibility include, their mental well being, offspring (children), longevity of marriage and prosperity.
Horoscope is also good at predicting eclipses, rainfall, crop yield, business success etc.
A person willing to go into business can also know into which sector his work would help succeed.