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2014 Mercury Retrograde - No planet in the universe can turn retrograde. A retrograde planet is just the result of an optical illusion. All the planets turn around the Sun. Relative from our point of view on Earth, it appears sometimes that a planet will stop and go backwards called the retrograde motion, and then stop again and go forward called the direct motion

Ganesh Chaturthi - Lord Ganesh or Ganesha is an important deity in Hindu mythology. Lord Ganesh is in a human form but with the head of an elephant and he is worshipped before important auspicious events in every Hindu home.

Astrology of the Depreciating Rupee - The rupee continues its fall against the dollar and other international currencies. When this article was written the Indian Rupee had touched a whooping 68.80 against the US dollar. Astrologers around the country have started to blame the new rupee symbol adopted in July 15, 2010 for this great fall.

Eclipse in the 12 Houses of Astrology - Eclipses have long fascinated the earthy inhabitants. They were awestruck by these sudden happenings in the sky above. Ethnic groups around the world follow various rituals when an eclipse is due. Even in the modern world people believe that eclipses bring with them a bad omen.

Janmashtami - Janmashtami or Krishna Jayanthi is the celebration of the birth of Lord Krishna. It is said that Krishna was born in the year of Visvavasu, some 5227 years ago. God Vishnu took the form of Krishna and was born in this world to destroy the evil forces.

Royal Baby Horoscope - The British Royal baby now named as Prince George was born on July 22, 2013, 04:24 local time at Paddington, London after much hype created by the media. He was born with Scorpio as his Ascendant sign, his Sun is in Cancer and Moon is in Capricorn.

Independence day - Astrology of Indian Independence day, indian independence day 2013, The first dasa of India after independence was that of Saturn. Saturn is posited in the 3rd house. The placement of 4th lord Sun in the 3rd house along with Saturn which rules separation signifies the separation of India and Pakistan at the time of birth.

Rakshabandhan - Raksha Bandhan is an Indian festival that celebrates the bond between a brother and sister. It does not involve any religion and the brother ties a Rakhi or a sacred thread in the wrist of his sister indicating that he would support her in life despite adversaries in life.

Ramadan - Ramzan or Id or Id-Ul-Fitr is on the 1st of the month of Shawwal, which is the tenth Lunar month of the Islamic calendar. The Ninth month of the Muslim year is known as Ramzan or Ramadan, when Prophet Mohammed is supposed to have received his first revelations of the Holy Quran.

Friendship - Friendship is an essential part of our lives and sometimes friends matter more than our immediate family and its members. It is said that even the Devil has his own friends. In astrology the 11th house is said to rule friends and their relationships.