Chapter 14 – The Jupiter

Jupiter in astrology


Jupiter is the most benefic planet. He owns Sagittarius and Pisces signs in the zodiac system.  He exalts in Cancer and debilitates in Capricorn.

 
Jupiter takes approximately 12 months to pass one zodiac sign. To complete one whole  orbit of the zodiac sign it takes 12 years.
 
Jupiter is the most divine planet in the zodiac system. He is karaka for intellect, divinity, finance, issues (children), progeny, knowledge, gold etc.
 
In Uttarakalamrita, Mahakavi Kalidasa mentions  the below are represented by Jupiter.
  1. Brahmin 
  2. one’s preceptor 
  3. one’s chariot 
  4. cow 
  5. infantry
  6. savings 
  7. Meemamsa 
  8. treasure
  9. horse, curd 
  10. big body 
  11. valour
  12. fame
  13. logic
  14. astrology 
  15. son 
  16. grandson
  17. dropsy
  18. wealth
  19. philosophy 
  20. great grand-father 
  21. mansion 
  22. gem
  23. eldest brother 
  24. grand-father 
  25. Indra
  26. cold season 
  27. wrath 
  28. jewel merchant 
  29. physical health 
  30. a beautiful mansion 
  31. royal honour 
  32. thigh
  33. Gods 
  34. penance giving 
  35. religious duty 
  36. helping others 
  37. impartiality
  38. facing North 
  39. circular
  40. yellow colour 
  41. moving in villages 
  42. North
  43. dear friend
  44. swinging 
  45. oratorical talent 
  46. fat 
  47. a used garment
  48. a new house
  49. happiness 
  50. old people
  51. Manthra 
  52. twice-born 
  53. holy water 
  54. knee (59)
  55. movement in heaven 
  56. a house bestowing full happiness
  57. intellect
  58. proficiency in learning
  59. literature
  60. tower
  61. pleasing an audience 
  62. throne
  63. inauguration of God Brahma 
  64. strong at all times
  65. month
  66. vessels
  67. lapis
  68. fruits juice 
  69. the quality of good and bad
  70. happiness 
  71. length 
  72. gentleness
  73. guessing the thoughts of others 
  74. gold ornamentation device 
  75. wind 
  76. phlegm
  77. topaz
  78. Vedic text
  79. softness 
  80. worship of Siva
  81. engaged in one’s religious duties 
  82. traveling in a decorated carriage
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