Acharya Praveen Chauhan
While some believe a melodic voice is what you’re born with and gifted by the guardian Angels, others say it’s the ability to recognize skill, work on your music to be the best and stay true to it. While all the lines of thought are as true as another, you can’t deny the innate harmony between yourself and the planetary effects of your zodiac which sets your musical approach apart. All the stars, planets and constellations radiate the melodies which empowers your musician skills.
To analyse the astrological combinations induced to become a singer and musician as per horoscope, astrology uses a few aspects.
Planets concerning the musical ability
Venus: Venus the artistic planet and it is the key planet for media. Venus represents singer, musician, composers and creative artists. Since music composing involves creativity, well placed Venus in the horoscope without any affliction is the most important factor for successful composer or singer.
Mercury: Mercury is the planet of intellect, strong Mercury in the horoscope is the key indicator for mastery in any subject.
Moon: Well placed Moon in the chart especially in the sign ruled by Venus or connection with Venus will give euphony voice.
Rahu: Rahu rules western instruments and western music. Well placed Rahu with Venus will give mastery over western music.
Jupiter: Jupiter is the planet of wisdom, music is nothing but the form of a spiritual expression. So well placed Jupiter gives spiritual connect through music.
Lets take a look at how to spot and understand the nature and extent of artistic talent in horoscope.
2nd house in horoscope and Mercury: 2nd house rules the throat. Its represents voice and tone of voice or seamless flow of voice. Mercury should be well placed and if connected with 2nd house of Vaani (Voice), it is excellent. Mercury also rules communication. Mercury’s connection with Venus or 2nd house is a good indication
3rd house in horoscope: 3rd house rules throat, artistic planet Venus connected with the 3rd house or 3rd lord is the good indication for the gifted singer and musical ability.
4th house in horoscope: 4th house rules learning and education, the artistic planet Venus connected with 4th house or 4th lord gives the ability to learn music or musical instrument.
Gemini: The Gemini is the 3rd house in the zodiac. So artistic planet Venus, intellectual planet Mercury connection to sign Gemini produces a famous musician
Taurus & Libra: The sign Taurus and Libra are ruled by the artistic planet, Venus. So 1st house or 3rd house or 4th house, or 10th house falling as Taurus or Libra with Venus well placed will give interest in Music and pursue music or singing as a career.
Other important Yogas in horoscope:
Saraswati Yoga: In this Yoga Jupiter will give Wisdom, Mercury will give quick learning ability and artistic proficiency and Venus will give interest in arts and Music. When the benefics Jupiter, Mercury and Venus occupies Lagna, 2nd, 4th, 5th, 9th or 10th either jointly or severally then Saraswati yoga is formed. This yoga will make creative artistic like Poet, composers etc.
Gandharva Yoga: If 10th lord is in 3rd, 7th, or 11th house of horoscope, lords of lagna & Jupiter are together, Sun is exalted and the Moon is in 9th house, this Yoga is formed. Gandharva is referred to an ethereal being, particularly a blissful musician.
Veena Yoga: When all planets are placed in 7 houses then Veena yoga gets formed. As the name suggests, the person taking birth in this Yoga has a keen interest in music. He might also become a musician. Such a person might also be involved in the field of arts.
Kalanidhi Yoga: When Jupiter is placed in 2nd or 5th house and Mercury or Venus are aspecting Jupiter then Kalanidhi yoga is formed. The person born with Kalanidhi Yoga get success and glory in the country in the field art, music and culture.
While hardwork and perseverance are inevitable factors to attain success, the planets, their placement in houses of your horoscope and the Yogas in your birth chart play a significant role in determining your music career. The planetary relationship with your zodiac offer a great assessment to your musicianship.
The writer is a Delhi-based Celebrity Astrologer and Palmist and can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org