It is very important for everyone to know which field will be beneficial for education for us. Many times it happens that we keep struggling in those subjects which are not for us and nothing is gained. So it is the duty of an astrologer to guide properly which fields are good for education of the individual and which are not. Astrology & education thus are an important topic to focus on. 1st house, 2nd house, 4th house and 5th house are very important for education.
Mercury, if weak, native will be weak in studies and have weak memory also. Jupiter, if weak, the native will lack wisdom. Mercury, if in fiery signs (1, 5, 9) or Airy signs (3, 7, 11), the native will be very intelligent otherwise he may have problem in studies especially in Maths due to lack of concentration. If Mercury is exalted, the native may get over-excited.
Mahadasha and Antardasha also play an important role in the education of an individual. If he gets Dasha/Antardashas of benefic planets during his childhood, his education will be good otherwise he may have to struggle hard to get education.
Still there are some yogas present in horoscope which, if present, provide good education to the individual.
Some such yogas are the following (Astrology & Education):
- Budhaditya Yoga – Forms if Sun is in conjunction with Mercury but Mercury should not be combust.
- Saankhya Yoga – If 1st house is powerful and 5th lord and 6th lord are in squares from each other, this yoga is formed. The native receives higher education.
- Saraswati Yoga – If Jupiter, Venus, Mercury and Moon are present in 1, 2, 4,5,7,9 or 10th house, the yogas is formed. The native receives higher education.
- Buddha Yoga – If Jupiter is in 1st house, Moon in square, Rahu is 2nd from Moon and Mars and Sun are in 4th house from Moon, this yoga is formed. Native is successful in science fields.
The presence of malefic in 2nd house or 4th house from Moon makes native successful in science. In nutshell, it can be said if 1st lord, 5th lord and their karakas, Sun, Moon and Jupiter are not weak then native will be educated.
Then 2nd and 4th house should be seen. If they are influenced by benefices, the native will be successful in social sciences but if they are influenced by malefic, science and technology will be beneficial for him.
If 4th lord is in 3rd house or the Dasha/Antardasha Lords are related to 4th or 3rd houses, the native may leave his homeland for education. Such person can even leave Go abroad for it.
If 9th or 12th house is also associated with 3rd then he might go abroad. If such native is compelled to study at home, he will not be successful. If 3rd house or Mercury is under influence of Saturn, the native feels problem in writing what he has learnt.
Sun, Jupiter, Mercury are associated with 2nd, 4th or 5th houses, the native become a doctor. Sun, Mars, Mercury makes the native a surgeon. Sun, Moon, Mars make native a cardiologist.
The most powerful planet of the horoscope also plays an important role in deciding the field of education of the native. There are many different aspects which should be kept in mind while deciding the education of the native. Astrology & education is an important topic.