Astrology charts are based on the date, time, and place of birth. A horoscope is like a snapshot of the cosmos at the moment of your birth. It shows the placement of the planets and the interactions between them.
The difference between Western astrology and Vedic astrology is that the Western astrological system is based on the tropical zodiac, and the Vedic system is based on the sidereal zodiac. In western astrology, more importance is given to the sun sign, and in Vedic, more focus is on the moon sign. Both systems are accurate, but Western astrology will tell you more about a person’s characteristics or personality, where Vedic astrology can see the bigger picture including the past, present, and future events. [Read more…]