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Shukra occupies 10th-from-Chandra

  1. [Shukra-Mesha]
  2. [Shukra-Urisha] [svakshetra]
  3. [Shukra-Mithuna]
  4. [Shukra-Karkata]
  5. [Shukra-Singha]
  6. [Shukra-Kanya] [nīcha]
  7. [Shukra-Vanika] [svakshetra] [mūlatrikoṇa if within 1-10 deg]
  8. [Shukra-Vṛścika]
  9. [Shukra-Dhanus]
  10. [Shukra-Makara-Draco]
  11. [Shukra-Kumbha]
  12. [Shukra-Meena] [uchcha]

  1. [Shukra in bhava-1]
  2. [Shukra in bhava-2] [svabhava]
  3. [Shukra in bhava-3]
  4. [Shukra in bhava-4] [dikbala]
  5. [Shukra in bhava-5]
  6. [Shukra in bhava-6]
  7. [Shukra in bhava-7] [svabhava]
  8. [Shukra in bhava-8]
  9. [Shukra in bhava-9]
  10. [Shukra in bhava-10]
  11. [Shukra in bhava-11]
  12. [Shukra in bhava-12]


OM shum shukraya namah

OM dram drim draum sah shukraya namah

Himkundmrinaalaabham Daityaanam Paramam Gurum

Sarvashastrapravaktaram Bhargavam Pranmaamyaham

शुक्र śukra / शुक्ल śukla

Professor Shukra

सित sita = white color, pale, lustrous

श्वेत śveta = white color

श्वेतरथ śveta-ratha = having a white chariot

भृगुज bhṛgu Bhrigu = the bright one

शुचि śuci = shining, brilliantly white

षोडशार्चिस् ṣoḍaś-ārcis = 16-rayed

दैत्यगुरु daitya-guru / असुरगुरु asura-guru

= grower of demons

कवि kavi = singer, bard, poet

सुक्रय sukraya = fair bargain

resides in


kha = heaven

अम्बर ambara = sky, atmosphere

मान māna = respect

कर्मन् karman = work, obligation, duty

Venus - Venera

Freya - Frigg [Friday]


Ishtara Ashatarra


Phosphoros - Heosphoros

Lucipheros [Lucifer]

Morgensteorra - Aefensteorra



Dianna - Inanna - Nin-si-anna

Nogah - Ba'ah - Seba-djai




the tenth house


harmony-seeking Shukra has a preference for dignified, regulatory, high-status relationships


Portrait of Rani Jind Kaur

Jind Kaur aka Jindan, the wife of Maharaja Ranjit Singh, c. 1863



[homebound-habitual bandesha for Karkata indriya-lagna] [profitable-networking labha-pati for Karkata indriya-lagna]

[diplomatic champion commander of elite dominators] [public roles in financial competition] [bloodline leader graciously fights for lands and revenues] [attractive icon of governance by force ]

[womenfolk may have first-arriver seniority]



[svakshetra] [Malavya Yoga]

[dutiful-hierarchical karmesha for Simha indriya-lagna] [busy-messaging vikrama-pati for Simha indriya-lagna]

[sweetly preserving commander of elite treasuries] [public roles in ornamentation-art-music] [visibly enriched social position] [opulent icon of commercial finance] [luxurious diplomatic style of governance] [womenfolk may have values seniority]



[conserving-acquiring dhana-pati for Kanya indriya-lagna ] [philosophical-doctrinal dharmesha for Kanya indriya-lagna ]

[dignified gracious conversational diplomacy] [enjoys talking about governance topics] [public policy discussions seek balanced agreement]

[smoothly gestures in the normal style] [standardized contractual finance] [reputation for music, finance, art, feminine relationships]

[courteously explains hierarchical arrangements] [state-room environments nicely decorated] [taste for elegantly structural process] [pleasantly communicative knowledgable family]

[womenfolk may have representational messaging seniority] [feminine partners have respected professional position]



[energizing-identifying lagnesha for Tulā indriya-lagna] [mysterious-revealing randhesha for Tulā indriya-lagna]

[feminine births may have protective-patriotic seniority] [public advocate of ancestral heritage routines] [elite roles in music-art-finance emphasize physical appearance] [socially recognized bodily changes]

[mysterious identity is both visibly iconic and financially obscured] [lovely symbol of vitally embodied cultural transformation] [well-known, respected sister-cousins]



[bargaining-partnering yuvati-pati for Vṛścika indriya-lagna] [retreating-contemplative vyaya-pati for Vṛścika indriya-lagna]

[womenfolk may have regal-political seniority] [celebrated symbol of brightly creative values] [ceremonial beauty icon] [enjoys public theatrical display]

[for husbandly nativity, wifely-companion may be queenly, spectacular, beautifully self-centered, confident]

highly entitled diplomatic brokerage, leadership roles in financial deal-making,

[Shukra-Kanya] [nīcha]

[inimical-medicating rogesha for Dhanus - Haya indriya-lagna] [friendly-gainful labha-pati for Dhanus - Haya indriya-lagna]

[womenfolk may have ministerial seniority]

ministering commander of conflicted public values = high visibility diplomatic, financial, advocacy roles in service-ministry

[Shukra-Tula] [svakshetra]

[mūlatrikoṇa if within 0-10 deg]

[Malavya Yoga]

[Yogakaraka karmesha for Makara - Draco indriya-lagna] [Yogakaraka vidya-pati for Makara - Draco indriya-lagna]

[womenfolk may have diplomatic seniority]

diplomatic commander of public equity values


[Yogakaraka homebound-anchoring bandesha for Kumbha indriya-lagna] [Yogakaraka believing-guiding dharmesha for Kumbha indriya-lagna]

[marketplace systems financial decision-maker] [popular justice-seeking commander] [respected for plebian patriotic leadership] [womenfolk may have confidential seniority]


[collaborative-communicative sahaja-pati for Meena indriya-lagna] [mystical-initiatory randhresha for Meena indriya-lagna]

[eminently philosophical transformative writing] [equity-seeking globalized leadership] [prominent inspirational relationships] [womenfolk may have guidance seniority]


[acquisitive-preserving dhanesha for Mesha indriya-lagna] [balancing-bargaining jaya-pati for Mesha indriya-lagna]

[traditional elite financial decision-maker] [class-conscious justice-seeking organizational commander] [respected for hierarchical values-based leadership]

[lawful diplomatic brokerage professions] [marriage union supports a conventional public career]

[in a husbandly nativity, wife-figure may be dignified advocate, attorney, deal-maker] [pleasantly structured governance agreements] [feminine-figures have pleasant regulatory seniority]



[energizing-identifying lagnesha for Urisha indriya-lagna] [inimical-unbalanced rogesha for Urisha indriya-lagna]

[elite relationships within the mass collectivity] [fairly bargained marketplace contracts] [pleasurable high-visibility economic positions] [valuable connections with progressive leaders] [iconic roles within proletarian networks]

[executive financial command of scientific futurism] [for husbandly nativity, popular well-known wife may suffer electrolyte, naerve, or skin ailment] [womenfolk may have community seniority]

[Shukra-Meena] [uchcha]

[Malavya Yoga]

[witty-displaying vidya-pati for Mithuna indriya-lagna] [contemplative-envisioning vyaya-pati for Mithuna indriya-lagna]

[iconic roles in imaginative arts] [displays musical genius] [poetic vision balances the social order]

[public face of private romance] [insightful playful contemplative leadership] [feminine births may have visionary seniority]


Enjoys social dignity, professional regard, respectable relationships

  • Luxurious pleasures of Hierarchical Rank, social Recognition Leadership Duties

A pleasure-giver subhagraha benefic in kendra gives ease of leadership and executive talent.

feminine partner assists with obtainment of public recognition and status entitlements.

If Shukra = lagnesha, often many prizes and respect, recognitions

  • POTUS-03 Declaration of Independence 1743-1826 Thomas Jefferson [ideological-principled Kṛttikā-1] + [Surya-yuti-Rahu] TJ was widely lauded despite hypocrisy in his lifestyle. TJ's bright, rahu-amplified super-entitled Surya emanated first-arriver privilege in a dazzling display of innovation, invention, initiative. However, tJ's public brilliance [10] was not the whole story.

Enemies of the leadership agenda usually have the same character as the leader.

Financially oriented, sensual-pleasuring, appreciative of ornamentation and fine living, these enemies may harbor a deep hostility due to Shukra also activates 6th-from-10th. The strong is Shukra, the strong is the conflict between 10-and-3.

  • POTUS-35 Profiles in Courage 1917-1963 John F. Kennedy [theatrical-creative Mriga-1] + [Surya-yuti-Guru] JFK is suspected to have been attacked by those who feared and resented his association with Vatican Treasury and its global power.

Sense-pleasure [Shukra]experience = acquisition [Shukra]

  • acquisition of high rank and position

  • institutionalized executive, legislative, and judicial power

  • social exposure and public importance

  • respect and recognition

  • prestigious nomenclature and titles

  • conspicuous leadership roles

  • well structured architectural designs for public spaces

  • ascendance of social hierarchy

Spends money [Shukra] on

social-status luxury items, conspicuous consumption

ornaments and accessories of leadership roles, e.g., leader-costume and jewelry

  • Iran-Shah 1919-1980 Aryamehr Mohamed Reza Pahlavi + [Shani-yuti-Mangala [Shukra-10 parivartamsha Surya-12] high-glamour sparkling ornamentation in ceremonial dress, flashy costumes displaying honor and (supposed) military accomplishments, including a gold-handled sword

ornaments of entertaining

singers, musical instruments and their players

Actions and relationships which are instrumental to obtaining or maintaining social position, particularly relationships with high-ranking women

Government office entitlement for negotiations, equity-building, artistic and musical work. Wins approval for their aesthetic contributions to public life and is generally well liked by all.

Luxurious wealth of public respect. Reputation involves singing, face, beauty, design, arrangements, patterns, fine arts, perfumes, wines, sensual pleasures, money

Obtains a pleasuring sensation when handling the institutional power to make lawful decisions which affect a significant downstream.

luxury entitlements associated with symbolic leadership roles, social rank, high position within a hierarchy

  • Iran-Shah 1919-1980 Aryamehr Mohamed Reza Pahlavi + [Shani-yuti-Mangala] [Shukra-10 parivartamsha Surya-12]

  • General Electric 1847-1931 Thomas Edison + [Shani-yuti-Surya] TAE was not so much an inventor as he was a marketer and re-packager of existing product designs. A widely respected icon of industrial progress, tAE was hailed as a great leader of the electrification of North America

  • USA Sec. of State 2005-2009 Condoleezza Rice

  • POTUS-35 Profiles in Courage 1917-1963 John F. Kennedy + [Surya-yuti-Guru]However, the Kennedy family's association with the Vatican Treasury was a source of deep animosity due to Shukra also activates 6th-from-10th. The strong is Shukra, the strong is the conflict between 10-and-3.

Shukra-10 = attractive to the public and fashionably decorated. May find leadership success in arts and entertainment industries.

  • Twilight of the Idols 1844-1900 Ubermensch Friedrich Nietzsche [dramatizing-displaying Pūrvaphalgunī-1] [vargottamsha] [Surya-12 parivartamsha Shukra-10] Considered a top aesthete and arbiter of national values, fWN was a darling of the Wagnerian arts-and-culture generation. His sister eventually commandeered his literary estate.

Well-liked icon of feminine beauty, balanced human relationships, cintamani * mani * money -treasury, luxuries, speech and song. The career is often associated with wealth-accumulation, song, or contractual relationships.

Should be combined with Surya or Shani to give durable, disciplined organizational strength if the native wants to accomplish larger material goals.

Special ability to represent the achievements (11) of women such as "yin" culture , harmonious conditions, high civilization, diplomacy, and balanced relationships.

  • USA Secy State 2005-2009 Condoleezza Rice


Shukra bhava-10 folk enjoy pleasures of public regard, status recognition, and dignity.

  • Accouterments of the public presentation, such as gracious appointments for the professional office or other luxurious items of art and music which enhance the refinement of one's social reputation, will be much appreciated gifts.

Characteristics of the Environment wherein

ones meets the life-partner(s)

  • orderly, regulatory, legislative activities
  • step-wise ascendance of hierarchies
  • public service, professions
  • large pyramid-shaped organizations
  • director-level of institutions and corporations
  • execution of leadership roles and responsibilities
  • structuring and ranking
  • social status, conspicuousness, visibility, recognition
  • elite social activities

Tendency to form sexual and sensual partnerships in conjunction with one's superiors in the social hierarchy.

In a husbandly nativity, Shukra-10 indicates attraction = akarshana = to life-partners who display a gracious yet sober, responsible executive personality matched with evidence of decision-making capabilities. The life-partner often holds an elite social position or is capable of doing so.

Often, ahusband meets the life-partner [Shukra] in a setting characterized as governance, regulation, positions that are dutiful and dignified, social-ordering responsibility, or institutional leadership. Her public reputation and social visibility (10, top of pyramid) is important to him , and her social rank may provide the leading motive for the formation of the marriage.

In the nativity of a wife, one may experience satisfaction [Shukra] in context of significant social responsibility and carrying out the duties attendant to institutional leadership roles. The native is often lawful and conventional in style yet neither shy nor unduly modest. The character tends to be frank and the appearance is often attractively structured via balanced bones while the fashion style is classic.

She likes fame based on her material achievements (10), not simple celebrity flash (5). Similar to Shukra-Makarar.

shad-ashtaka 6-8 angles from Shukra = polarizing catalysis areas for alliances

  • relatively little agreement in 6th-from;

    potentially illness and conflict

  • secrecy in 8th-from , and potentially catastrophic shock

what seems / unfair / in the relationship

adversarial, conflicted 6th from Shukra-10 = vikrama-bhava-3

  • Communications, courage, cohort, cooperation, collaboration, scripted conversations, telecommunications, technology, decisions, mental health: hands, writing, siblings (yours and spouse's), neighbors, teamwork, equipe, business administration, meetings,

  • planning, calendars, commerce,"media" , sales, marketing, management, training, short-term travel, event planning, mentality, conversations, publication, announcement, the inner narrative, reports, announcements, evangelism, messaging, self-owned business

shocking, secret 8th from Shukra-10 =putra-bhava-5

  • Romance, admiration, fashion, charisma, sparkle, wit, intelligence, brilliance, creativity, authorship, children of body, mind, and spirit: politics, theatre and drama; performance art; self-expression, romantic love, poetry, Divine celebrity, literature, good luck; spontaneity, genius; gambling , speculation, charismatic winning of competitions and campaigns, light and delight, applause, royalty, kingship, autonomy

QUOTATION Das + Bepin Behari WRT Shukra-10

" You will be enabled to establish an immediate rapport with others .

You can have an intuitive perception of the special requirements of people coming into your sphere.

At the same time, you will have knowledge of nature's harmonizing effects.

  • together, these two faculties can produce captivating actors, political leaders, and practical scientists, as well as great reformers who may change the world.

  • You have an almost hypnotic power over people . Fine arts, dancing, and literary composition result from Venus

  • interior decorators and even successful psychotherapists are born under this influence as well.

Performs many religious sacrifices, may be a senior officer in the Government or in whatever you do.

  • You are fortunate, a good and eloquent debater , arich and noble partner.

This placement may indicate gain through mother, general prosperity, love for art and music.

You are mentally balanced and scrupulous, amiable and sweet;

social, pleasant and harmonious; respected, popular,

chance of marriage to someone above your own status,

successful with women .

Blessed with parents and happy home life.

Occupations like beauty centers etc. You tend to be of artistic, refined and cultural taste.

  • Business activities are generally connected with feminine things; adornment; jewelry, finery, luxury, beauty and amusement.

  • You may suffer loss of business through own illusions. Amassing wealth through strife and begging.

This placement can indicate family decay, loss of wealth due to many misconceptions, disrespecting good advice from people with more experience in life, strife with the enemy.

This Venus denotes wealth.

  • Several noble friends, rich, clean of heart and mind, naame and fame, success in business,

  • effective, fortunate, respected; regular in daily chores including meditation.

You endear your spouse and children. sensuous; charming in army dress;

finds sources of enjoyment and sexual pleasure even in the jungle.

  • Pleasure, sex, respect, wealth, reputation through your manliness and discussion.

Known for your all round wisdom. state recognition super man, impressive, fortunate, charming and attractive, skilled in composition of poetry. Conveyance.

Participates in various functions. Learned and thoughtful .

This person is glorious, benevolent, strong-willed, has good vehicles, precious stones and jewelry." [end quote]


QUOTATION --from Science Alert

" Lake Baikal in eastern Siberia is the oldest freshwater lake on Earth, and one of the largest and deepest, containing around one-fifth of the world's freshwater. In winter, it freezes over, and these beautiful transparent, turquoise masses of broken ice appear momentarily in March, caused by the unequal structure, temperature and pressure in the main body of the packed ice."

" And now my friends,

all that is true, all that is noble,

all that is just and pure,

all that is loveable and gracious,

whatever is excellent and admirable -

fill all your thoughts with these things."

~~ Paul of Tarsus, Epistle to the Philippians 4:8


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