"One who reads, or listens with attention and devotion to this most excellent Hora Shastra,that is Original Sanskrit Text Book of Astrology created by the ancient father of Astrology Sage Parashara becomes long-lived and is blessed with increase in his or her strength, wealth and good reputation."
The natural instinct of man to know the unknown is the mother of all sciences, including that of vedic astrology and the Horoscope.
Vedic Astrology studies man as a Microcosm or Hologram considers him to be an indivisible part of the macrocosm; based on the assumption that the human body and psyche are influenced by celestial bodies, stars and planets of our solar system
The application of Astrology to people can be approached as a study of individuality, from either a psychological perspective that is the focus of Western Astrology or both on on psychological perspective or a predictive, event-based level that is the focus of Indian Hindu Vedic Astrology or also called Traditional Astrology written by ancient sages including the father of Vedic Astrology also called Jyotisha by Sage Parashara also called Parashari Astrology that is more accurate and scientific.
There are many misconceptions regarding Astrology. For instance, the horoscope listed in the daily newspapers .Tvs,Magazaines are only based on the sign position of the Sun, whereas full natal astrology takes many more things into account.
The main concepts to understand in Astrology are the Planets, Signs, Houses and the relationships between them, which are called Aspects. From an astrological point of view, each person's unique individuality is based on the endless variations of these four components.Nakshatras or star Constellations add another angle or filter in deriving the results already given by Planets,Signs,House and Relationship of planets among each other and in other Signs and Houses.