Astrology is a group of systems, traditions, and beliefs in which knowledge of the relative positions of celestial bodies and related information is held to be useful in understanding, interpreting, and organizing knowledge about personality, human affairs, and other terrestrial events. The History of astrology encompasses a great span of human history and many cultures. The belief in a connection between the heavenly bodies and the lives of people has also played an important part in human history. A practitioner of astrology is called an astrologer, or, less often, an astrologist. Historically, the term mathematics was used to denote a person proficient in astrology, astronomy, and mathematics.

ASTROLOGY is the science that suggests that the LIFE and BEHAVIOUR of human beings are influenced by stars and planets. By analysing the positions of these heavenly bodies at the TIME of a person's birth, at any given time whenever required, astrologers predict the course of events in the life of an individual. Astrology is a type of divination based upon the idea that information either about the future or about a person’s personality, it is a way of life for many people and cultures.

This science can claim an antiquity of five thousand years and was prevalent in ancient India, Mesopotamia, Greece and China . Now it is popular all over the world. As it is the case in every branch of science, Astrology also developed in accordance with changing times.

Indian astrology is primarily based on the Lunar system. Both the Sun and the Moon expert influence on the earth. The waxing and waning of the moon cause tides in the oceans. During eclipses the behavioral Pattern of human beings as well as animals and plants undergo noticeable changes. Influence of these Celestial biddies thus cannot be ignored. The word ‘lunacy' evolved out of ‘lunar' and one can notice that in the case of the mentally deranged, the intensity of lunacy fluctuates during full moon and new moon days

Indian astrology was at one time looked down upon as manifestations of superstition, but the situation, has changed. Once a phenomenon in the domains of the Hindus, it has now been accepted universally , even cutting across religious barriers. Daily and weekly forecasts carried by newspapers and periodicals have wide readership.

Astrology comes into its own when someone has a problem, perhaps a relationship problem, or a worry about employment, or any particular thing. A detailed astrological investigation can so often help find an answer to a question, or help a person to come to a greater understanding. Astrology is a useful and viable tool for helping you understand who you are, why you are, and how you fit into the world.