WHAT IS LAGNA AND WHY IT IS IMPORTANT?
Lagna is the starting point in your horoscope from which your life and its flow is calculated. There are 12 rasis in the zodiac which comprises of 360 degrees and hence each rasi is 30 degrees.All these 12 rasis rise in the east one by one in a whole day of 24 hours. So approximately each rasi rise in the east every 2 hours.
The rasi which rises in the east at the time of your birth is your lagna.
Lagna decides your mind, temperament, luck, prosperity, health, brain and the energy to get the things done. Your character and your mental setup are all characterized from your lagna only. In short, lagna is you, your ideas, whether you have the power to drive others, leadership qualities, will you become a leader?, health and all aspects of life.
The general nature of every lagna is explained here.
MESHA Lagna or ARIES Ascendant
You are frank and outspoken. You are little bit aggressive. Since your heart is pure and you talk without any reservations in the mind, people will trust you. You are a jovial person and wherever you are, as long as your mood is good, everyone will be happy. You have the nature of attracting everyone, especially opposite sex. You will be a person with oscillating mind, which you need to control. You will always have the power to overcome enemies in terms of knowledge and valor. But you are emotionally weak and will have stress in that aspect. The reason is, you are too good and transparent which will hurt you at times. Since it is owned by the planet Mars, you will always have the fighting spirit.
With respect to health, you may not have major problems. But the body will be generated with more heat and hence it is necessary to take foods which keeps your body cool. It is very important. Since your mind is overactive, you may have problems with the nervous system in old age. This can be controlled by doing yoga, meditation etc from now on.
On the financial side, you will make more money but you will have less control on saving the money. This will result in constant requirement of money. Hence you should develop the habit of savings.
On the family side, since you are an affectionate person, your personal life will be very good. If it has problems, mostly it will be because of your temperament and guard on it.
With respect to profession it will be one with continuous growth amidst pressure. The reason is that, you will think more than action and hence it is advisable to be in the position of mental work than physical. You are strong in administration, controlling, planning and in executing work from others.
RISHABA Lagna or TAURUS Ascendant
You are a loving person of nature. You love anything artistic. You are emotional. You will have a calm and composed mind. If you become angry, it will be in extremes too. You give more importance to people than anything else. You will be sincere, honest and dedicated in life. You will love to travel, see the cultures of people and will like to spend every second enjoyable. Before doing any work, you will have the attitude of analyzing more which is a strength at the same time, too much of thinking even for smaller things will trouble you. You need to correct on that. You are not generous but you will do for the needy and poor. You will be an example of real friendship. You could be betrayed but you will never mind on that.
You will have a sound health throughout your life. Frequently, you will be affected by cold and dust allergies. If not taken proper care, it will lead to asthma, sinus troubles and hormonal imbalance. If Venus is strong in your horoscope, you will be blessed with a good health.
On the financial side, you will have a very steady and gradual growth. You will have the habit of saving the money for emergency or for near future. You will acquire assets on your own and you will have the chance of inheritance of properties. If you trust anyone, you will trust fully and because of that you may lose money for which only you need to be careful.
You will have a very good relationship with your brothers and sisters.
You will have a decent family life. You will always be the one guiding in major decisions of your family. You will give more importance to your family and family members. You will be blessed with brilliant children and your family will be a one of respect and status in the society. If mercury is afflicted, remedial measures has to be done.
In profession, you are more dedicated and working for hours together is never a problem to you. Because of this nature, you will shoulder more work even of your co workers as you are workaholic. As your mind works strategically, you are ideal in software developments, areas of research, analysis, costing and finance, and in physical work involving travel, communication and in medicine.
MITHUNA Lagna or GEMINI Ascendant
You are practical in this materialistic world. You are good in analyzing where you could make money and with whom to make it. With respect to friendship, you are good enough as long as both the sides of friendship are benefited. You will make friends quickly and leave them quickly too. You need to have a check on it. You will like to travel a lot, learn more and keep your surrounding vibrant.With respect to health, you will not have major problems when your Mercury is strong. You will have few cold related troubles and gastric problems. Having control on food habits is essential for you.In terms of family, you are affectionate proportionately and you will do your duties considerably well.
Normally, you will have a good marital life. You may face a love failure in early life but not compulsory. Your marital life will be good and it is better to get the guidance of your well wishers for it. In financial aspects, you will make enormous money but you will always have more commitments resulting in borrowings and debts. Will be solved if the entire horoscope of yours is seen.
You will always be in judicial,financial, architect or in government service. You could be a successful businessman or you could shine in public relations and in politics too. It all depends on all the planets in your chart.
KATAKA (KARKATAKA) Lagna or CANCER Ascendant
You are a person go by nature. You enjoy everything in this world and you will love to contribute more to the society. You are a calm and happy person. You will be at your best when you implement things slowly. Often you will take fast decisions and implement and because of that, you may have few clutches.
As moon is your owner, you have the capacity to address masses and attract people. You will be blessed. In relationships, you would like to have a long term relationships, but, there could not be a balance.
You will have a sound health generally but you will be disturbed mentally frequently and because of that you may have tensions, blood pressure and even diabetes. You need to control your mind to control your health.
You will have a good family life but still you may have inner desires also which may create frictions in the family. On the financial side, you will always lead a life with fulfilled commitments. Since you grow continuosly, you will have unexpected shortfall of money at times. This could be sorted out by seeing your chart.
In career, you are more sincere and dedicated. People around you will make use of you and you will not bother much on it as your goals are always long term. You could be successful in public relations, police, army,lawyer,marketing and in hr management. You could be successful in business provided you have more patience in action. You will make others good in business but when comes from your own, you will have slight problems which need to be sorted.
SIMHA Lagna or LEO Ascendant
In health it is the problem with stomach disorders and stomach related malfunction could trouble you.
In family life, you will be very adaptable and you will have a very good life. If Saturn is afflicted or any other position of planets is not favourable, remedial measures are required.
On the financial side, you are a good economist. You will save more inspite of your huge commitments. That is your speciality. You will acquire properties on your own and lead a considerably good life.
In career, you will stick on to the job sincerely and you will think on a longer platform for growth.
Since you value self respect more, you will always finish your tasks successfully. The most unfortunate aspect is that, it will not be rewarded for which your horoscope will yield a solution.
KANYA Lagna or VIRGO Ascendant
You are a person with more love and affection. You will lead a life with many genuine friends and that will be your basic strength. You are a deep thinker, analyse the various aspects of life and since your thought process takes more time, your action part will be limited, but it will be firm. You will have a vey good personal life and if there are any problems, it could be rectified in seeing your horoscope.
Generally, you will not have any major health problems, but over the years, as you become old, you may have few surgeries or operation which could be avoided by regular habits in early life.
Financially, you know how to make money. You will make more financial gains in life than others but still as you love nature, beauty and realted things, you will also spend more.
You will have a beautiful life partner and he or she could dominate you , only for the welfare of your family, and I believe nothing wrong in it, you could adjust and be flexible.
With career, yours will have more travel or with consultancy like auditing, accounts and with any sort of facilitating works in art, construction, jewellery and in Software. But you may have fluctuations in career which proper guidance is also required.
THULA Lagna or LIBRA Ascendant
You are calm and a conservative person. You love everything beautiful and you talk less with powerful communication. You have the habit of taking decisions in a confused way and often get into things in complication.
You are good for giving solution to others, but when it comes on your own life, you will miss your perfect decision and hence you need to take your well wishers directions, mostly your life partner.
You will be selective in choosing friends and once started believing, there is no full stop for it.
In health, you may have problems connected to digestion and heat related troubles mainly. Proper food habits are necessary.
On the financial side, mostly you will spend less for you and more for your family and then friends. You will have a slow and steady earnings and will elevate to higher positions in life periodically.
On the personal side, you will have a caring life partner, but at times, your partner may become restless as you are little bit slow in actions when compared to your life partner. What to do? World is like that. But in your life, major changes will happen only from the time of your marriage.
In career, you could be in Finance, marketing, consumer industry and anything in terms of consultancy, liaisons etc and you will be successful in it. You can be successful in developing ideas, strategies, foreign relations etc..
VRISCHIKA Lagna or SCORPIO Ascendant
You are an extrovert and want to achieve everything in the shortest possible time. You are with energy and action. You have the capacity to make others work for you. You will always have higher ambitions in life and most of your lagna people will accomplish. If there are any hindrances, it could be because of the influence of other planets, your dasa which could be avoided by expert consultation.
You will not have any health hazards mainly. Your mind is the one which controls your body and you need to have a calm mind which you may not have.
Financially, you will be filled with money mostly and you will have your own assets and amass huge wealth by your efficiency and smart work
On the personal side, you may face problems from your life partner quite often for which patience is very important to you. If the position of Venus is good, then you don’t have to worry.
Your career could be mostly with construction, architect, Government, related works or in foreign lands.
In whichever field you are, you will have considerable growth than others.
DHANUS Lagna or SAGITTARIUS Ascendant
You are a bold person, dominating and strongly individualistic thinking and action. You will always strive towards perfection and often expect the same from your people where you will have problems. You are an expert solution provider and basically you will have knowledge in various aspects of life.
In terms of your health, minor gas related troubles might come and in your later ages you need to check to avoid diabetes and chronic disease. If your Jupiter is strong, you will not have major health troubles.
On the family side, even though you project as if you are little hard, actually you are an affectionate and loyal person. It is difficult to understand you as you always don’t express your feelings of love and carefully. You will have a good life but frequent quarrels will come and go in your family life. Not necessary to take it seriously.
Financially, you will keep growing but still, you will not have a strong control on it. If your income grows additionally, your commitment grows in multiplication. Hence, you will always have tensions which could be sorted out fully, if we analyze your birth chart.
In career, you are extremely devoted and sincere. You are a person with strong goals and motives in your profession and you will always have reputation. But, sticking on in one organization for so many years is not possible to you mostly, the reason being you always like to see various situations and earn knowledge.
MAKARA Lagna or CAPRICORN Ascendant
You are a person with strong will power and you have the ability to achieve whatever you wanted in your life. You are not a deep thinker, but you will think based on the works which have come to you. You are little bit lethargic also.
In health, you will have problems related to cold and wind. Take care of it. If your Saturn is strong, you don’t have to worry or else, it is required to take astrological guidance.
Since you are highly affectionate, you are life will be a one with full happiness in your family. But you will have the possibility of extra marital affairs which you should avoid problems in family. You will have a steady growth in life and you will acquire everything to be a good householder.
In career, you could be well in marketing, consumer and computer industry, a good architect, interior decorators, in jewellery. You will be successful in areas of art, beauty and in areas of ultra modern requirements. You may not have speedy growth in career for which astrological support might be necessary.
KUMBHA Lagna or AQUARIUS Ascendant
You will love nature, beauty and artistic in life. You are bit slow in actions if your Mars become weak. If Mars is strong, you will be a go getter. You always believe growth is there in building relationship with people. You are like turtle in the turtle rabbit race and you will win.
In health, when you become old, you may have joint pains, dust allergies and breathing troubles. Enough precautions are necessary in early ages of life.
In family, you will be the centre. You do more your family, your brothers and sisters irrespective of their attitudes. You will have a moderate family life and nothing to worry about. If your Sun or Jupiter is placed in negative houses, delays in marriage or trouble in marital life may arise. It’s better to solve it, if required.
Career life will always be good and as your expectations are only to the level of your actions, you will not have problems. You could be in the field of real estate, construction, fire, heat, medicine and positions in the government or in politics too. In art and culture also, you will do well.
MEENA Lagna or PISCES Ascendant
You are enthusiastic, energetic and always active. You have a mind with impulsive and restless nature. Since you will have more energy on the physical and mental planes, you will have bigger expectations and we will want to register your name in history. You could not digest failures. On the whole, you are an agent for the development of the society and in the areas of your operation.
In health, you may not have bigger problems. If certain planets are not well placed, you may have digestive and heart related troubles for which solutions are necessary.
You will have a very good life before and after marriage. If Venus is not well placed you might have slight disturbance in your life. Generally, you will be blessed with good partner and children. You will own more assets.
Financial control is what you lack, at one time, you have more flow of funds and another you will be left with nothing. Savings are necessary specially for you.
You will be a star performer in your work. Normally, you are lucky in your career. You could be in administration, judges, civil service, Finance and in consultancy or in Marketing.