India House

8888 West Bellfort Blvd.

Houston, TX  77031

Saturday, December 16, 2017

4-6 PM

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How does Jyotish (Vedic Astrology) help one become a better person?


There is  a connection between astrology and philosophy (a way of living). Therefore, by understanding philosophy (a way of living) through astrology one can become a better person.

This presentation includes explanation of the apparent connection between the planets and their influence on individuals based on the their orientation in the space around the earth at the time of birth of the individual. Due to their unique characteristics and disposition at the time of the birth, the planetary energy influence our behavior. By becoming aware of those our unique behavioral characteristics one can literally become free of them.

In addition, this talk will attempt to address any question you may have about astrology in general or a specific one about it.



Jagdish Maheshri is a contemporary Vedic astrologer. He has published and presented research papers at Baltimore and Philadelphia NCGR (National Council for  geo-cosmic Research) conferences.  In 2012 he spoke at the UAC (United Astrology Conference).  Recently he spoke at the conference in New Delhi and won the outstanding global astrologer award. He is a recipient of Catherine & Ernest 2016 research grant. He served as a NCGR Research Director 2010-2017. He holds a PhD, teaches (online) Vedic astrology, authored several articles, appeared on radio shows, and hosts website  In 1995, he discovered a unique Ninefold Progression technique and explains in his book, Its All in Timing.  He can be reached at