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Ashtakavarga is an advanced technique for evaluation of planetary strengths.
As because of sinful deeds, committed by people in Kaliyuga, their minds have become blunt, be kind enough to describe a method, which would enable even the shallow minded persons to ascertain their happiness and sorrows and determine their longevity on the basis of the positions of the Grahas in transit. (BPHS ch 66 sl 3-4)
Benefic and Malefic indicators
- Rekhas for benefics influences
- Bindus (Dots) for malefics
Dot/malefic indicator are called Karanaprada.