Some Important Mathematical Points
All important is the Ascending Degree, as everything is based on the Ascendant, Sarvam Vi Lagnepi Chintayet. 180 degrees, diametrically opposite to that point is the Descending Degree, Astha Lagna. The Meridien Cusp is another point and 180 degrees diametrically opposite to it is the Imum Caeli. In the Computation of House Division, Bhava Sphuta Ganitha, these are the major points which are calculated first.
Only five planets there are
Sol and Luna are luminaries
Rest are all math degrees
Important indeed to Sages
The Nodes of the Moon, both Ascending and Descending, are also important, as they are the determinants of behavior.
The Lunar Ascending Degree is vital and same importance is given to it as the Ascending Degree.
Equally important is the Triune Longitude as the health of the native can be discerned from it.
The Vital Force is represented by the Ascendant, Body by Luna and Death by Gulika and this Ttiad is known as Tri Sputa, Lagnath Amsyamasum vau Sasabhutho Mandescha Mrityor Vidu.
Negative indications are conveyed, if Trisphuta falls in Dissolution stars. Dissolution Stars are Third Stars, as First Stars are Creation Stars and Second, Preservation, Aswinyadyat Kramal Sarve Srishit Sthithi Laya Smritha.
Physical, Vital & Death Longitudes figure in Horary. The Triad is known as Subtle Triue Longitude and figure in Medical Astrology. Furthur extentions are the Fourfold and Fivefold Longitude.
Nuptial Longitude figure in Marriage Horary while Beeja ad Kshetra figure in Horary Progeny.
Here we give some important math points in the sample horoscope.
1 Ascending Degree Udaya Lagna Sphuta 119
2 Descending Degree Astha Lagna Sphuta 299
3 Mid Heaven-MC Madhya Lagna Sphuta 31
4 Imum Caeli Patala Lagna Sphuta 211
5 Lunar Ascending Degree Chandra Lagna Sphut 109
6 Ascending Node Rahu 243
7 Descending Node Ketu 63
8 Subtle Triune Long Sookshma Tri Sphuta 151
9 Physical Longitude Deha Sphuta 280
10 Vital Longitude Prana 1
11 Death Longitude Mrityu Sphuta 230
12 Triune Longitude Tri Sphuta 354
13 Fourfold Longitude Chatu Sphuta 62
14 Fivefold Longitude Pancha Sphuta 305
15 Long of Yama Sukra Yama Sukra Sphuta 102
16 Nuptial Longitude Veli Sphuta 270
17 Long(Sun+Venus+Jup) Beeja Sphuta 215
18 (Long(Moo+Mars+Jup)) Kshetra Sphuta 293