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BPL interpretation Shukra Mahadasha

  1. Shukra in Mesha
  2. Shukra in Vrishabha
  3. Shukra in Mithuna
  4. Shukra in Karkata
  5. Shukra in Simha
  6. Shukra in Kanya * nichha
  7. Shukra in Thula * mulatrikona 1-10
  8. Shukra in Vrischika
  9. Shukra in Dhanushya
  10. Shukra in Makara
  11. Shukra in Kumbha
  12. Shukra in Meena * uttama

Om Dram Dreem Draum Sah Shukraya Namah


Graha * Rashi * Bhava

Professor Shukra

Sukhraya * Thukra * Bha * Bhrigu * Amaraari * Asuraguru


Karkata * Kulira


Mathusias * Zuhra * Nin-si-anna * Nogah * Delebat * Jingxing


Cancera * Khepra * Kraft


Dolphins Dancing

Public Figures

Shukra-1 * pleasure of embodiment, fleshly harmony

Shukra-2 * pleasure of the kept, remembered, voiced; historical harmony

Shukra-3 * pleasureof messaging, communicative, administrative harmony

Shukra-4 * dig-bala * pleasure of home-life, cultural-roots harmony

Shukra-5 * pleasure of politics-drama, center-stage harmony

Shukra-6 * pleasure of addictions * imbalance-seeking-a-remedy, toxic harmony

  • Christian Science 1821-1910 Mary Baker Eddy + Budha + Surya * morphine addiction

Shukra-7 * pleasure of interpersonal relationships, contractual harmony

Shukra-8 * pleasure of occult, hidden harmony

  • Total Surrender 1910-1997 Mother Teresa of Kolkata * parivartamsha randhresha-8 uttama-Chandra-6

Shukra-9 * pleasure of doctrine, global harmony

Shukra-10 * pleasure of public roles, leadership harmony

Shukra -11 * pleasure of community, network harmony

Shukra-12 * imaginative, spiritually guided harmony * pleasure of retreat, fantasy, escapes

Sweet Pleasures of Homeland, Home and Hearth

Appreciation of:

  • the Ancient and Customary Ways

  • emotional security,

  • rhythmic, habitual lifestyle

  • domestic, parental spouse

  • home and family,

  • caretaking, parenting

  • property ownership

  • defense of the land

  • marine, coastal lifestyles

  • nourishing, protection, shelter

  • familiar habits, cultural roots

The pleasure-protector. Aesthetic of security.

Rashi of Shukra's planetary enemy Chandra.

  • Attractive chest and breasts.

Shukra-Karkata .

Karkata loves the landed properties, the parental culture, and the old familiar ways

  • POTUS-43 Decision Points George W. Bush

  • "War and Peace" Christian Anarchist Leo Tolstoy inherited from his aristocratic parents a 4000-acre agricultural estate containing human capital = hundreds of serf families

  • Thriller 1958-2009 Michael J. Jackson bought a large estate and developed it with many children's entertainments = Karkata-Shukra occupies bhava-12 = 9th-from-4th

Karkata dislikes large groups and electronics (6/8 Kumbha) and loves the near and dear, the home-made, and old pre-modern way of life. Shukra-Karkata is very sentimental, loves the land of birth, and likes to stay home whenever possible.

  • Steppenwolf 1877-1962 anti-Nazi Hermann Hesse moved into a crumbling, old, small castle in rural northern Italy after his first divorce. He fell in love with the land and its farming folk; there he began writing in a state of harmony between mind and body, and to paint as well. He was balanced.

Shukra-Karkata seeks to partner (Shukra) with those who are parental, caretakers;

who love their mothers; like to have a happy home and live there; who values lands and properties and who will care for these and nurture; who love the oceans, estuaries, and ocean-side habitats; who love the past;

prefer a rooted family life taking shelter in one fixed place, or at least has the ability to establish a stable home in any location regardless of the length of residence;

  • Psycho 1899-1980 film noir Alfred Hitchcock married once in 1926. The marriage produced a child in 1928. Hitchcock and his wife moved from England their homeland to California in the 1950's. Having bought a substantial property near the ocean (200 acres) the home-loving couple resided there for the remainder of their lives.

those who dislike large impersonal networks, social change movements, mobs of fans, and futurism; dislike a life geared toward material goals and achievements, (Karkata = 6th-from-Kumbha).

Sensual pleasures through the breasts, chest, heart-chakra, center of back, torso, embracing and holding fast to the chest.

Aesthetic love for:

above all, the Mother

  • Thriller 1958-2009 Michael J. Jackson was known to have been close to his mother. His Chandra-7 places Mother as the primary life relationship.

  • Top Gun 1962- drama-commerce Tom Cruise + Chandra-yuti-Rahu. As the only boy child with three sisters and a single mom, Mr. Maypother-Cruise maintained very close relationships not only with his mother (Chandra) but also with his three sisters

  • Mighty Heart 1975- drama-activist Angelina Jolie enjoyed a famously close relationship with her mother, deepened by Chandra-yuti-Guru-yuti-Rahu

  • POTUS-pair-22-24 Frances Folsom Cleveland an only child (a sister had died in infancy) enjoyed a very close bond with her widowed mother; the two traveled extensively together. Also Chandra-7 suggesting that the primary life relationship is with the mother.

  • USA Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor

  • devotion to Mother Mary = Total Surrender 1910-1997 Mother Teresa of Kolkata

  • USA-Congress 1943- Newt Gingrich - devoted to mother; his first wife was a Schoolteacher 7 yrs his senior (Shani in 7th from Chandra)

  • Methodism 1703-1791 John Wesley * his mother is often called the true originator of evangelical Methodism as a Christian sect, since her son derived his spiritual principles and scriptural interpretations directly from her. Yet the relationship and the lineage is inconsistent due to his Mula-Chandra-yuti-Ketu

domesticity, schooling, schoolteachers

  • POTUS-43 "Decisions Points" George W. Bush married a schoolteacher and"at-home mom" Laura Welch

real-estate, vehicles, parents and parenting,

home and homeland, shelters, shells, shawls, and shields

security and protection, ownership and boundaries, deeds and titles, licenses and diplomas,

cultural roots of a people, ethnic manners and customs,

Oceans, the seashore, beaches, sandy properties near ocean

  • PEOTUS-45 Play to Win Donald Trump 's New York City and Atlantic City constructions

Often malcontent, because it's difficult to get the sweet Taste of return to the total embrace of mother's womb. Attracted to immersion experiences, intensely maternal and protective partners, and tightly sheltered, predictable home life.

One likes parenting and being parented; seeks emotionally needy and/or exceptionally nurturing partners. This Sukra-Karkata aesthetic attracts them into codependent relationships.

Both males and females seek a parent-partner who promises to absolutely protect.

  • Sheltering marriage practices.

  • Enjoys adevoted and parental spouse with home-based lifestyle and protective , patriotic values.

Hatha Yoga Balance Polarity Asana


  • Asana for Lymph drainage, chest, breasts

  • postures which balance the liquid pump system and regulate the tidal flows of the physical body

  • postures which balance the Sun-Moon nadi channels Ida-Pingala-into-Sushumna

  • emotionally restorative postures


The male with Shukra-Karkata may prefer a female partner with maternal qualities

  • parental-type

  • protective, a caregiver (often a nurse)

  • it's quite OK with the male that the female prefers her mothering role to her partnering role

A traditional at-home wife and mother

  • Although she earned a masters' degree in Library Science, George W. Bush 's wife POTUS-pair-43 Laura Welch Bush worked professionally for only a few years before assuming her partner-mother role

likes the ocean and marine life

Attached to her parents

keeps the customs of one's land and people

  • likes buildings and structures; likes owning land * the mother of Thriller 1958-2009 Michael J. Jackson 's children = a ranch-owning nurse *

  • likes cooking and the kitchen

  • likes babies and small children, pre-schoolers

  • may serve as day-care, or home-care attendant

  • has beautiful breasts, likes to breast-feed her babies

  • nurturing personality,

  • less of a lover: more of a mother and caretaker toward her husband

  • dresses in neutral tones and wears shells or pearl-toned ornaments


PEOTUS-45 Play to Win Donald Trump = Shukra in 12 + rogesha-6 Shani

Shani = L-3-from-Chandra = commerce

Mr Trump used to complain that his wives were unfortunately all brilliant businesswomen; which he respects (Shani) and understands (Shani = L-7 = physical experience);

but what he prefers, according to himself, is a stay-at-home partner-mom who is dedicated to family, home and hearth. According to him, this dilemma is the reason why, despite his conservative social-political values, he feels restless in relationships and has multiple marriages.

Pleasure Experiences and Preferred Tastes

  • loves the past, and dislikes the future (Karkata = 6th from Kumbha)

    a safe, well-stocked, well-defended home.

    therapeutically nourishing, emotional contracts which promise parental levels of protection.


    intensive care-taking, nourishing, sheltering style of conducting partnerships.

    physically present, or reliably reachable.

    relationship-immersion weekends

    as much full-time, sheltering and protective attention as possible.

    dedication to care of the home and protection of family.

Material Wealth , beauty, and luxury-attracting activities and investments


Treasuries of Knowledge and Material Wealth produced via:

  • treasuries, memories and collections (2) fromwritings , media packaging, messages , siblings, workgroup, conversation, communications, evangelism (Mithuna)

  • speculative fortune (5) from imagination, dreams, clairsentience, ancestors, meditation, spiritual guidance , bedrooms, sanctuary, hotels, sanctuary space, cloister, father's relatives (Meena)

  • wisdom to have the right resources at the right time (9) from trauma-healing , mining, exploration , discovery, secret knowledge, mysterious eruptions, sudden forced changes, emergencies , disasters

  • profits, material achievement, gains of income (11) from ministries of service, pharmaceuticals and medicines, drugs legal and illegal, servants and slaves, conflicts and litigation, physicians and divorce, mother's relatives (Kanya)

Vimshottari Periods of Shukra signify

some degree of luxury in thehome

  • sensuality of liquid s (often alcohol); also nourishing soups and salty drinks

  • harmonious relations with parents, village, homeland ,

  • pleasure from bondage to the ethnic roots ,

  • taste for caring relationships with the weak and sensitive , such as infants and the elderly

  • appreciation of the large natural cycles of life, especially the end-points;

  • attraction * akarshana * to fishing , boating, a marine-estuary lifestyle

  • enjoyment of familiar customs of thechildhood home

  • balanced relationship (poetic, spiritual, financial, physical) with the sea

  • appreciation of security , patriotic feelings and homeland-defensive activities

  • wealth from the sea, from non-moveable values, from real-estate of houses, buildings, vehicles; from parents and their customary ways; from things underground burials, roots,

  • agreeable to subterranean or submarine lifestyle

Likes home life and emotionalized relationships .

The lover-partner should have a motherly, parental, protective, sheltering, nourishing character and appearance.



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