Astrology / Vedic Astrology BasicsIt is based on solar system and its zodiac signs. Sun is the considered as a planet(Generally) and star (as per astrology).Planets impact the human life’s. Total there are 9 planets in the solar system / family.
Planets In The Solar System
The sun rotates in an imaginary line called as ecliptic path on the sky marks the annual path of the sun called as zodiac path. Zodiac path considered as a circle with 360 degrees which consists of 13 parts and one (Ophiuchus) is not included and each has its own name. So 12 are considered. 360 (Zodiac path circle Radius) /12 (12 parts) = each of these signs have 30 degrees called nakshatras / Stars.
Constellation / Rasi
It is a group of stars forming a recognizable pattern that is traditionally named after its apparent form / identified with a mythological figure.