Krishnamurti Institute of Astrology, Kolkata, India

An organization of Institute of Vedic Culture for Public Welfare, Kolkata

  1. A brief history of Astrology and preliminary idea about various branches of astrology.
  2. Twelve signs of Zodiac, implication of their symbol classification and characteristic features.
  3. Nine Planets - Their significance, Bhavawise significance, Signwise classification as friend, enemy, neutral, exhalted, debilitated etc.
  4. Functional characteristics of twelve Houses - their significance and function of signlords in 12 houses - positional strength of planets in Kendra, Trikon, Upachaya sthan, Paratantra & Dusthana.
  5. Nakshatras - Their locations, lords and span.
  6. Yogas - Effects of benefic and malefic yogas.
  7. Preparation of Nabatara Chakra and Sannari Chakra - their significance and use in prediction.
  8. Making Navamsa chart and clarification of its utility.
  9. Mathematical Astrology:
    1. Conversion of traditional birth time recorded in Danda, Pal etc. into Indian standard time
    2. Erection of Rasi Chakra based on traditional method & K.P
      1. Determination of Lagna with the help of Almanac (Panchang) and planetary positions using Ephemeris
      2. Method of ascertaining Lagna on the basis of Final Sidereal Time according to K.P assuming Kolkata as birth place.
      3. Indication of Nakshatra number for each planet
      4. Calculating Balance Dasa at birth from the longitude of Moon
  10. Calculation of Vimsottori Maha Dasa and Antordasa indicating their significance
  11. Traditional concept of aspects of planets
  12. Identification of benefic and malefic planets in birth chart and prediction on the basis of planetary position with reference to the Bhavas, Nakshatras, aspects besides effect of yogas, if any Preliminary concept of correlating events predicted, with Dasa & Antardasa.
  13. Palmistry - Identification of planetary position on palm and overall prediction interpreting the significance of various marks, lines and mounts on the surface of the hand besides shapes of hand and fingers.
  14. Concept of Vastu - Its astrological and energy linkage - malefic and benefic aspects of vastu and remedial measures.
  15. Science of Numerology - Its planetary linkage - influence of number on human life - importance of Birth Number, Name Number and Destiny Number - determination of lucky number, lucky day, lucky place, lucky colour - rectification of name for better life when considered necessary.
  16. Elementary knowledge of Sanskrit required for exploring astrological wisdom of great sages of olden days, will be imparted depending on the interest taken by adequate no. of students who will agree to bear additional charge of Rs. 500/- per month.
Examination Structure
Papers Marks
Mathematical Astrology   50
Theoretical Predictive Astrology   50
Applied Predictive Astrology   50
Project Work 300
Total 450
(Pass marks 40% in each paper & 50% in Project Work)

Up comming Event

It is a great pleasure to announce that under the auspices of the Institute of Vedic Culture for Public Welfare & KIA, Bagbazar, Kolkata, the 27th All Bengal Astrological Seminar will be held on Saturday, 28th January, 2017 and Sunday, 29th January, 2017 at Eastern Zonal Cultural Centre, Salt Lake, Kolkata- 700106.

One of the objectives of the conference is that the students of this institution will be immensely benefitted by participating in the conference which will be attended by many astro luminaries.

The conference will start at 10.30 am sharp on 28.01.2017. You are cordially invited to attend and glorify the seminar. more

Distance Education

For the people living in far flung areas in West Bengal and other states of India, Correspondence Course of diploma level is conducted, duration being 6 months. Study materials are provided to the student who can attend classes from time to time for doubt clearance. more

Research Programme

At Ph.D level research is conducted under guidance of astrology wizard Mr. Gopal Bhattacharjee, Director and Principal of the Institute. After achieving Ph.D the astrologer will have free access to the digital journal of the institute to contribute articles on advanced astrology. He will also get opportunity for chamber practice. more

Message from Dignitaries

Minister of Road Transport Highways & Shipping. Govt. of India.

Minister for Chemicals & Ferthlizers, Govt. of India.

Governor of West Bengal, India

Chief Minister, Uttar Pradesh, India.

Honourable Minister Incharge Child & Women Welfare Department
Govt. Of West Bengal, India