Some Important Yogas in Astrology
Mridanga Yoga – When lagna (ascendant) lord is placed strongly and most of the other planets are sitting in their own or exaltation sign identical with Kendra or Trikona houses, Mridanga Yoga is produced.
Result – The results will be dependent on the placement of lagna lord and other planets. Generally the native will be in high ranking position, he will be like the king or equivalent, extremely wealthy and prosperous, very fortunate.famous and successful.
Sharada Yoga – There are two variants in Sharada Yoga. They are:
1. Jupiter and Mercury to occupy the 5th or 9th houses from the Moon and Mars to be posited in 11th house.
2. The 10th lord will be in the 5th house and strong Mercury and the Sun to occupy their own houses identical with Kendra position.
Sharada Yoga is named after the Goddess Sharada, who symbolized knowledge,learning, wisdom, purity.
Effects – The native with Sharada Yoga will be scholar, very learned, intelligent, blessed with comforts, pious and virtuous, blessed with good wife, children and relatives.
Kusuma Yoga – There are two variants in Kusuma Yoga:
1. When Venus is placed in a Kendra position , the Moon in the 5th house or the 9th house under the influence of benefic planets and Saturn be in 10th house with lagna being in sthira rasi.
2. When Jupiter is in Lagna, Moon in the 7th house and Sun in the 8th house from Moon (2nd house from lagna).
Effects – The person with Kusuma Yoga is from illustrious lineage, enjoys fame, very popular, learned, charitable, will enjoy pleasures, happy and virtuous.
Matsya Yoga – When benefic planets posited in the lagna and 9th house, both benefic and malefic planets placed in 5th house, and only malefics placed in 4th and 8th house, then Matsya Yoga is formed.
Effects – The native with Matsya yoga will be an kind hearted, learned, virtuous, strong, handsome, famous, an astrologer, earn fame and respect.
Koorma Yoga – Koorma Yoga is produced when benefic planets occupy 5th, 6th and 7th houses, malefic planets occupy the lagna, the 3rd and the 11th houses and most of the planets in their exaltation or in their own signs or in own navamsas.
Effects – The person with Koorma yoga will be like a king, courageous, virtuous, famous, stable, renowned, helpful, kind.
Kalanidhi Yoga – When Jupiter is posited in the 2nd house or 5th house, either aspected by or conjoined with Mercury and Venus or if Jupiter is placed in the signs of Venus or Mercury (Taurus, Gemini, Virgo or Libra), Kalanidhi yog is formed.
Result – The native with Kalanidhi yoga will be extremely wealthy, healthy, learned, honoured by the king / government, bereft of disease, given to sensual pleasures.
Buddha Yoga – It is formed when Jupiter in lagna, Moon in Kendra from Jupiter, Rahu in 2nd from Moon, Sun and Mars in 3rd from lagna.
Result – Very courageous, of matchless strength, intelligent, very talented, renowned, loved by everyone
Buddhamaturya Yoga – When the benefic 5th lord aspected by a benefic or is placed in a benefic sign, Buddhamaturya yoga is formed.
Result – The person will be of great intelligence and character, learned with knowledge and wisdom.
Bhaskara Yoga – If Mercury is in 2nd house from the Sun, the Moon in the 11th house from Mercury and Jupiter in a trikona position (trine) from the Moon, Bhaskara yoga is formed.
Result – The person will be brave like a king, well versed in scriptures, good in looks, very efficient
Indra Yoga – When Mars is posited in 3rd house from the Moon, Saturn in the 7th house from Mars, Venus in 7th from Saturn and Jupiter in 7th from Venus. That means Mars and Venus are conjoining in 3rd from Moon and Jupiter, Saturn conjoining in 9th from Moon.
Result – The native will be brave, very popular, amiable, eloquent, wealthy, fortunate
Indu Yoga – Here Mars in 3rd house from the Moon, Saturn in 12th from mars, Venus in 7th from Saturn and Jupiter in 7th from Venus.
Result – The native will be famous, virtuous, eloquent in speech, endowed with wealth, ornaments.
Satkirti Yoga – The lord of the 10th house is a benefic and is located in its sign of exaltation or own rasi or in a friend’s rasi or in a benefic shastiamsa.
Result – The person will be very popular, earn fame and popularity, a celebrity.
Marut Yoga (Vayu Yoga) – When Jupiter occupy in trinal position (5th or 9th house) from Venus, the Moon in 5th house from Jupiter and the Sun in a Kendra from the Moon.
Effects – The person will have big belly, large chest, eloquent, well versed in scriptures, very famous, intelligent, possess leadership qualities.