JUPITER – GURU IN VEDIC ASTROLOGY

What are the qualities of Jupiter?Jupiter Guru Vedic Astrology image

The main qualities of Jupiter (called “Guru” in Sanskrit) are:

  • Liver (body part it influences)
  • Fat
  • Circulation
  • Vedic studies
  • Spiritual teacher / Guru
  • Meditation
  • Tapas (sacrifices for a spiritual purpose)
  • Yagyas
  • Holy places
  • Devotion to God
  • Children
  • Husband
  • Law
  • Wealth
  • Expansive
  • Enlightenment
  • Optimistic
  • Development
  • Progress
  • Thursday (day of the week it most influences)
  • Vata Kapha Ayurvedic body-type.

Which signs does Jupiter control?

Guru is Lord (controller) over the Pisces (called Meena in Sanskrit) and Sagittarius signs (called Dhanu in Sanskrit).

Which planets does Jupiter feel friendly towards?

Guru feels friendly towards the Sun, the Moon and Mars. It is happy to be placed in the same house as these planets. The Sun and Mars also consider Guru a friend. The Moon feels neutral towards Guru.

Which other planets does Jupiter feel enmity towards?

Guru feels enmity towards Mercury and Venus. It is not happy to be placed in the same house as these planets. However Mercury and Venus are neutral towards Guru.

Which other planets does Jupiter feel neutral towards?

Guru feels neutral towards Saturn (Shani). It is neither happy nor sad about being in the same house as Saturn. However Saturn is neutral towards Guru.