VENUS – SHUKRA IN VEDIC ASTROLOGY

What are the qualities of Venus?venus shukra vedic astrology canstockphoto16948914

The main qualities of Venus (called “Shukra” in Sanskrit) are:

  • Veins (body part it influences)
  • Face
  • Reproductive organs
  • Kidneys
  • Harmony
  • Marriage
  • Love
  • Women
  • Partnership
  • Beauty
  • Art
  • Singing
  • Cooperation
  • Being together
  • Happiness
  • Connection to women
  • Feeling of togetherness
  • Comfort
  • Friday (day of the week it most influences)
  • Vata-Kapha Ayurvedic body-type.

Which signs does Venus control?

Shukra is Lord (controller) over Taurus (called Vrishab in Sanskrit) and Libra signs (called Thula in Sanskrit).

Which other planets does Venus feel friendly towards?

Shukra feels friendly towards the Mercury and Saturn. It is happy to be placed in the same house as these planets. Mercury and Saturn also considers Shukra a friend.

Which other planets does Venus feel enmity towards?

Shukra feels enmity towards Sun and the Moon. It is not happy to be placed in the same house as the Sun or the Moon. However the Sun considers Shukra an enemy. The Moon is neutral towards Shukra.

Which other planets does Venus feel neutral towards?

Shukra feels neutral towards the Mars and Jupiter. It is neither happy nor sad about being in the same house as these planets. The planets Mars is neutral towards Shukra. The planet Jupiter considers Shukra an enemy.