Wellness With Lois

Archives

In Vedic Astrology or Jyotish, the rising sign plays a HUGE part in a person’s life. The rising sign will bring the personality to life. What the heck is a rising sign? Rising signs are used in Vedic astrology (called Jyotish in Sanskrit) which is a different astrology system than Western Astrology. Vedic Astrology has some very unique parts to it including the rising sign or Lagna, Yogas (combinations of planets that… Read More

Aires is the first of twelve constellations or Rashis that each and every one of us is born under.  The rising sign, called Lagna in Jyotish (Vedic Astrology) is the sign on the eastern horizon at the time of your birth.  Vedic astrology is different than Western astrology which doesn’t use a rising sign but puts more emphasis on the Sun sign at birth.

Jyotish or Vedic Astrology has a few differences compared to Western Astrology, such as yogas and nakshatras and oh soooo much more.  One of the most important difference between the two forms of Astrolgy is the Lagna or the rising sign.  In Vedic astrology, the rising sign plays a very important part of a person’s life.  The Lagna describes the basic map of how a person’s life will look.  It represents the… Read More

When I first started taking Yoga teacher training back in 2012, I had no idea where or what that road would lead me to or even IF that road would lead me anywhere.  I thought I just wanted to teach yoga since I liked it so much! But here I am six years later studying and pouring my heart into a sister science of yoga called Jyotish.  And just so you understand, there… Read More

I was lucky enough to attend a course last summer given by Dr. Vasant Lad at the Ayurvedic Institute called the Sister Sciences Course that included Jyotish, Vastu, Hasta, and Yoga.  I’m sure you’ve heard of yoga but you may not be familiar with the other sister sciences.  All of these topics fall in the Vedic studies and have incredible information that completely drew me in.