MOON – CHANDRA IN VEDIC ASTROLOGY

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The main qualities of the Moon (called “Chandra” in Sanskrit) are:

  • Stomache (body part it influences)
  • Blood
  • Eyes
  • Intestines
  • Womb
  • Mind
  • Mother
  • Queen
  • Royalty
  • Women
  • Menstruation
  • Traveling
  • Maternal
  • Emotions
  • Feelings
  • Nurturing
  • Protecting
  • Nourishing
  • Monday (day of the week it most influences)
  • Kapha Ayurvedic bodytype.

Which signs does the Moon control?

The Moon is Lord (controller) over the Cancer sign (called Kataka in Vedic Astrology).

Which other planets does the Moon feel friendly towards?

The Moon feels friendly towards the Sun and Mercury. It is happy to be placed in the same house as these planets. The Sun also considers the Moon a friend. However, Mercury considers the Moon an enemy.

Which other planets does the Moon feel enmity towards?

The Moon doesn’t feels enmity towards any planets. It is happy to be placed in the same house as any planet.

Which other planets does the Moon feel neutral towards?

The Moon feels neutral towards the Mars, Jupiter, Venus and Saturn. It is neither happy nor sad about being in the same house as these planets. However the planets Mars and Jupiter consider the Moon a friend. The planets Venus and Saturn consider the Moon an enemy.