Author: Gayatri Devi Vasudev
Publisher: Motilal Banarsidass
ISBN/UPC (if available): 8120817699
Matching of charts for marriage is a very important area of astrology. Matching becomes indispensable if we realize that there are more factors than meet the eye that go to make a marriage not only happy but also lasting. This volume on the important subject of horoscope matching is meant to give a correct idea of the complex process involved in it. It is a complete and comprehensive guide to the intricate art of matching charts.
Nowhere in the world except, perhaps, in India have marriages survived lifelong for generations. This is solely because marriages are made on astrological factors. For the first time ever, this book tells you what actually constitutes matching of charts and how to go about it. It shows you how to overcome the situation when charts show marriage breakdown due to: premature death, severe incompatibility, mental and psychological aberrations, loss of spouse, infidelity.
It contains practical examples from the author's case studies on: good matching, poor matching, dosharidden matching, dosha-free matching. This book is a compilation of author's editorials that have appeared earlier in The Astrological Magazine. The illustrations and the questions and answers are additional and aimed at clearing some common doubts usually encountered while matching charts will help in removing many misconceptions on the subject amongst the laymen and in educating the students on the complex art of matching.
".... it should prove to be a very useful guide and ready-reckoner to harried parents, groping in the dark in search of competent astrologers to scrutinize the charts of their wards readying to enter wedlock."
The First Steps
Points to Ponder
Mental and Psychological Health
More than One Marriage
Dosha Samya or Balancing of Malefic Content
The Sun Dasa and Marital Disasters
Detecting Dowry Dangers
Watching for Loss of Spouse
Practical Examples f Matching
Some Questions Answered