## What happens in Vimshottari Dasha?

Vimshottari Dasha assumes that the maximum duration of life of an individual human being is 120 years which is the aggregate duration of all nine planetary periods i.e. Ketu 7, Venus 20, Sun 6, Moon 10, Mars 7, Rahu 18, Jupiter 16, Saturn 19 and Mercury 17, in the order of their operation.

## What happens in Vimshottari Dasha?

Vimshottari Dasha assumes that the maximum duration of life of an individual human being is 120 years which is the aggregate duration of all nine planetary periods i.e. Ketu 7, Venus 20, Sun 6, Moon 10, Mars 7, Rahu 18, Jupiter 16, Saturn 19 and Mercury 17, in the order of their operation.

Therefore, Vimshottari Dasha is a period of time which influences human life in a positive or negative way depending upon the stronger lordships of certain Mahadasha Planet. It plays very prominent role in Vedic Astrology due to its accuracy for predicting the time for happening of certain event.

Maha Dasha is called after the Great period in a person’s life. A particular stretch of time in an individual’s lifespan is ruled by a particular planet. This time period is known as the Vimshottari Mahadasha of that planet.

### In which death does Dasha occur?

Saturn associated with a maraka kills, and death generally occurs during the course of the antra-dasha of the lords of the trikabhavas in the dasha of a maraka.

How do you predict Vimshottari dasha?

If your birth moon Nakshatra/Lunar mansion is Ardra, Swati or Shatataraka (also called Shatabhisha) then you will have your Rahu mahadasha going on at your birth. The balance of the planet’s dasha period remaining at birth is calculated using the location (degree/minute/second) of Moon in his nakshatra at birth.

Which dasha comes after Chandra dasha?

9 Mahadasha Period : Time Span

## How is Vimshottari Dasha calculation?

Let’s take Sun-Sun-Sun as an example, as per the table the duration of Sun’s time period is 6 years, and as per vimshottari dasha system the life of a person is 120 years, for the purpose of calculations. So, the duration of Sun-Sun will be = 6 x 6/120 = 109 days, and Sun-Sun-Sun = 109* 6/120 = 5 days.

Can Jupiter be a maraka?

The ruling planet of Sagittarius Ascendant is Jupiter and due to Saturn or Shani being the lord of the second and third house, it becomes a Marak planet for Sagittarius natives.

How accurate is Vimshottari dasha?

As per my research, the planetary time periods calculated using “Vimshottari” Dasha system is the most accurate method of predicting life events. All the classics written on Vedic astrology has written extensively about this method and I’ve personally found this method to be very accurate.

### What is the Vimshottari dasha?

The birth chart application in this site displays the Vimshottari dasha. Vimshottari means 120. The dasha is called as such because of the period of effect of various planets adds up to 120. Dasha periods are always calculated according to the position of Moon in the chart.

What are the dasha periods of planets?

Within each of these dasha periods, we have an “antar dasha” or “bhukti” of a planet. e.g. Ketu mahadasha will start with Ketu bhukti and them go on till Mercury. The extent is maintained as the same ratio. The sublevel of bhukti is called pratyantar dasha etc. The main dasha period is called the mahadasha.

What is the average age of a human According to Vimshottari?

Vimshottari is number 120 and according to the Vimshottari Dasha, the average age of a human is considered to be 120 years. About Vimshottari Dasha we can say that the average life span for a human according to Vimshottari Dasha calculation is an aggregate duration of 120 years.

## What determines the duration of the Mahadasha period?

The duration of the Dasha depends on the degree at which the Moon is positioned in a particular Nakshatra. The Nakshatra Lords would be responsible for determining the Mahadasha period of a certain planet during the time of birth.