Author: srath

Long Course

BPHS takes 5 months to read, max! why does this course need 5 years? Every subject has levels of knowledge and the same book can be taught at different levels. I studied Shakespeare’s ‘Julius Caesar’ for my 10th Grade and am pretty sure that the Masters level students in English Literature who study the same book would be doing more justice to it. Consider the pronunciation of words. When I was four, I dropped a book on the floor and my mother taught me to pick it up and place it back. Then to touch the book and say...

Read More

BPHS Path

Why are we approaching the topics of BPHS in this manner? This is the manner in which we have learnt Bṛhat Parāśara Horā Śāstra and that is the exactly same manner in which we intend to teach this vedic classic. The present form of BPHS is the result of the efforts to bring together the lost book. Even at the heights of his fame, Varāhamihira did not have access to BPHS which can only mean that the book was not publicly available and only certain brāhmaṇa families held this sacred knowledge in secrecy. Later, fragmented chapters were recovered from...

Read More

Pt. Sanjay Rath

Sanjay RathBE.MechEngg, Jyotiṣa Guru, Jaimini Scholar sanjayrath@gmail.com Personal Website DBC Education/ New Delhi, India +91 9818593935 fb/SanjayRath Sanjay Rath belongs to a traditional family of astrologers from Bira Balabhadrapur Sasan village of Puri, Orissa, which trace their lineage back to Shri Achyuta Das (Sri Achyutananda). Sanjay studied under his uncle, late Pandit Kasinath Rath. His grandfather, the late Pandit Jagannath Rath, was the Jyotish Ratna of Orissa and authored many books on Jyotish. He began his studies at a tender age, and received the depth of Jyotish only found among those who have been trained in the ancient traditional...

Read More

Comments

Subscribe via Email

Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 26 other subscribers