This is a Leap after 2016, beginning on Wednesday,
with Moon in the sign of Aquarius, while other planets
occupying only five signs of the Zodiac. As the year
begins, there are five planets occupying the sign of
Sagittarius, as Saturn being in the highest longitude,
becoming Atmakara. A good time for Diplomatic
relation, international forums or conventions, not
excluding religious matters, as Sagittarius being the
ninth sign of the Natural Zodiac. On 9 Jan. 2020,
Venus moves to Aquarius and receives the 3rd aspect
Saturn and 4th aspect of Mars. A penumbral Lunar
eclipse will fall on 11 Jan. 2020 in the constellation
of Punarvasu 2nd pada at 25°52' Gemini. This occurs
on a Full Moon, which is termed as Wolf Moon.
The 8th aspect of Mars from Scorpio falls on Moon
in Gemini. Mercury moves to Capricorn on 13 Jan.
2020, just before the Saturn and Sun conjunction.
On 13Jan. 2020, Sun becomes close conjunct with
Saturn in the sign of Sagittarius at 28°46'; this
happens in the Vargottama Navamsa, in the
constellation of Uttrashada 1st pada. There are
tendencies for seniors politician to fall sick, and also
conflict between neighboring countries, volcanic
eruption and natural calamities are possible. On 14
Jan. 2020 Sun moves to Capricorn, then close
conjunction of Sun and Saturn occurs during the last
of January 2020. Saturn moves to Capricorn on 24Jan. 2020 and join with Sun and Mercury.
Amavasya falls on 25 Jan. 2020. There will be
Grahamalika from 20 Jan. 2020 to 29 Jan. 2020
from Scorpio to Aquarius. On 31 Jan. 2020,
Mercury moves to Aquarius and joins Venus, with
4th aspect from Mars.
On 3 Feb. 2020, Venus moves to its exaltation sign
of Pisces. Venus receives the 3rd aspect Saturn from
Capricorn. Rahu-Moon association happens on 6th
and 7th Feb. 7th aspect of Jupiter and Ketu from
Sagittarius falls on Gemini. Mars moves to the sign
of Sagittarius on the 8th and joins Jupiter and Ketu.
This marks auspicious activities in religious sphere.
Since it is a Fire sign, some fanatic religious incidents
clash between religious sects could be expected. Full
Moon falls on 9th Feb. 2020 in the constellation of
Aslesha 3rd pada at 25°52', receiving the aspect of
Mars from Sagittarius. As Aslesha is a venomous
constellation, around this time, watery areas, coastal
regions, may witness untowards incidents such as
drowning, etc. Saturn's 7th aspect on the Moon
may cause melancholic incidents. On 13 Feb. 2020,
Sun moves to Aquarius and becomes associated with
Mercury. Mercury turns retrograde on 17 Feb.
2020 in the constellation of Satabhisha 4th pada.
Mercury retrogression in the sign of Saturn, an Airy
sign, will overblow controversial issues and cause leak of classified documents. Planets will be posited
2/12 position, while grahamalika forms from
Sagittarius to Pisces. Mars and Ketu's exact
conjunction will occur on 25 Feb. 2020. It will occur
in the constellation Moola 4th pada, in the Navamsa
of Cancer. Some unexpected incidents such as
shooting, tribal fights, massacre are not ruled out.
Venus moves to Aries on 29 Feb. 2020. Venus
will receive the 5th aspect of Jupiter; both Jupiter
and Venus are in Fiery signs. Good times for actors,
musicians and celebrities. Show-biz will thrive.
A Full Moon will occur on 9 Mar. 2020, in the
constellation of Pushya 4th pada, which receives the
9th aspects of Jupiter; incidents pertaining to royal
favour, ceremonious royal visits, etc. would occur.
Mercury becomes Direct on 10 Mar. 2020. Sun
moves to Pisces on 14 Mar. 2020. Sun will receive
the 4th aspect of Mars from Sagitarius. Planets will
be in Kala Sarpa disposition, when Moon passes
the sign of Sagittarius to Gemini, for a period two
weeks. Mars and Saturn conjunction will occur,
beginning from 22 Mar. 2020. Mars is in exaltation
sign and Saturn is in its own house. This association
will trigger unexpected events. New Lunar year
(Sarvari) will begin on 24 Mar. 2020. Venus moves
to its own house on 29 Mar. 2020. On the next
day, Jupiter will move to Capricorn and become
associated with Saturn and Mars. Jupiter becomes
debilitated, but attains Neecha-banga. Venus will be
in the western setting, Venus at farthest longitude
distance from the Sun, Venus in the western setting
may harm celebrities' health. For most part of
March, Venus will receive 5th aspect of Jupiter.
There will be progress in automobile industries, great
honours to actors and grand functions. Saturn and
Mars will be in close conjunction in the constellation
of Uttrashada 3rd pada, in the Navamsa od Aquarius.
A Full Moon in the sign of Virgo on 8 April 2020, as
Mercury moves to Pisces. Mercury becomes
debilitated and joins Sun. The Full Moon in the
constellation Chitra (1st pada) is aspected by
Jupiter's 9th aspect. It is also called Super Moon.
During Full Moon, the four quadrants of the Zodiac are occupied by planets. Sun moves to Aries on 13
April 2020, which marks the onset of Solar New
year of Sarvari. The Solar year commencing at
19:51 hrs has Libra rising, at New delhi, with exalted
Sun in the 7th house, and its lord Mars exalted in
Capricorn. In the New Year of Sarvari, India will
progress economically and good diplomatic relations
will be maintained. Amavasya falls on 23 April 2020,
in the constellation of Aswini (3rd pada). Mercury
moves to Aries on 25 April 2020, joining the exalted
Sun, which depicts good time for orators, political
appointments, etc. Mars' 4th aspect falls on Aries,
its own house, which solidifies the government's
stability and progress, thus ensuring political gain for
Mars moves to Aquarius on 5 May 2020, Mars
occupies a Fixed sign. Venus in Taurus augurs well,
as Jupiter's 5th aspect and Mars' 4th aspect fall on
it; Recognition to Actors, Musicians, huge artistic
presentations, rewards, are likely. Luxury items such
new models of vehicles would hit the market.
Mercury moves to Taurus and become associated
with Venus, aspected by Mars and Jupiter,
encouraging poetic tendencies, boost in singers,
advertisement fields. Increase in the price of
ornaments is indicated, an interesting publication will
get special attention. On11 May 2020, Saturn begins
its retrogression in the sign of Capricorn at 7°50' in
the constellation of Uttarashada (4th pada). Venus
gets retrogression in Taurus. Sun moves to Taurus
on 15 May 2020, joining Mercury & Retrograde
Venus. Controversial issues pertaining to female
celebrities, female politicians may erupt. A female
leadership will get huge attention of media, not
excluding Burmese leader Aung San Suu Kyi . Jupiter
turns retrograde in the sign of Capricorn and thus
three planets in the Zodiac will be in retrogression.
All the retrograde planets are all in Earthy sign. The
New Lunar month of Sarvari Jyeshta will commence
on 22 May 2020. Thus six planets will occupy the
Earthy signs. Death of a famous female leader is
likely around this time. Mars and Jupiter would aspect
the point of Amavasya; there will be land slides,
collapse of structures and earthquakes. On 25th May, Mercury moves to Gemini and joins Rahu in
Airy sign. This will encourage developments in the
Tele-communication and also new networks. Space
exploration will reveal new messages. Cellular
networks may be hastened. Mercury-Rahu
conjunction happens around the end of May, in the
constellation of Mrigasirsa (4th pada), in Navamsa
of Mars in the Watery sign; strong coastal winds,
offshore drowning are possible.
On 6 June 2020, a Full Moon falls in the sign of
Scorpio, in the constellation of Jyeshta (2nd pada).
The Full Moon will be aspected by retrograde Venus
from Taurus. It also coincides with penumbral Lunar
eclipse. Planets will be in six signs in 2/12 position.
On 15 June 2020, Sun moves to Gemini and
becomes associated with Rahu and Mercury. During
this period, controversial issues pertaining to trade
and international relations may be highlighted, but
summits will end with unpredictable situations. Since
Airy sign is involved, documents may get leaked.
Publications, work of reporter, communication media
may face oppression. Mars moves to Pisces on 19
June 2020, and its 4th aspect falls on Gemini hosting
Rahu, Mercury and Mars. Around this period, mass
shooting, missiles attack, air strikes are possible.
Software companies may have tough competition.
An Annular Solar eclipse will fall on 21 June 2020,
in the constellation of Mrigasira (4th pada). This
period will be critical, as the Solar eclipse falls nearer
to Rahu-Mercury conjunction point. Since Sun is
involved with Rahu and Mercury, political power
will be abused a lot. Political leadership will be in
trouble and so also Democratic nations.
Controversial news and gossips may rule the day.
Mars aspects the point of Solar eclipse by its 4th
aspects; violent attacks, demonstration, attack on
embassies may not be ruled out. Fire, aerial
explosion, accidents, volcanic eruption are possible.
Venus becomes Direct on 25 June 2020. Jupiter
changes polarity in the retrograde motion from the
sign of Capricorn to Sagitarius and throws the 7th
aspect on Gemini, enhancing new diplomatic
A Full Moon will occur on 5 July 2020 in Sagittarius,
in the constellation of Purvashada (2nd pada), in the
navamsa of Virgo. It is coinciding with a Penumbral
Lunar eclipse. Moon will be eclipse at 19°30' in
Sagittarius, in the second drekkana of Sagittarius.
This drekkana favour women leadership. Mercury
will become Direct on 13 July 2020. Jupiter will
become close to Earth on 14 July 2020, when it is
in exact Opposition to Sun. Jupiter-Sun alignment
may bring a new ruling for Banks, and country's
leadership. This Opposition will occur in Vargottama
navamsa, hence it will impact the administration of
State, Laws, finicial policies and monetary system.
Sun moves to Cancer on 16 July 2020, opposing
Saturn; thus mutual opposition between bitter
enemies will occur. On 20 July, new lunar month
will commence. Same day, Saturn will oppose Sun,
and come close to the Earth. Amavasya in the midst
of Saturn and Sun opposition will indicate bad times
for old politicians, religious persons etc., since
Cancer is the Moon sign of India, political tension is
possible in India. Issues relating to water supply,
irrigation, river-conflicts will once again surface. On
22 July 2020, Mercury will be further away from
the Sun, and it will be visible in the morning sky.
Venus moves to Gemini on 2 Aug. 2020.Venus will
be associated with Rahu and Mercury. Mars will
cast its fourth aspect on Gemini, a twin sign. This
association of Rahu, Mercury and Venus will receive
the 7th aspect of Jupiter and Ketu. Incidents like remarriage,
divorces, issues pertaining to morality and
Gay-relationship etc. will be highlighted. Mercury
moves to Cancer on 3 Aug. 2020 and receives the
aspect of Saturn. New government agreement will
be made. Labour issues may pop up. Saturn and
Moon are together on the Full Moon day of 3 Aug.
2020. As both signs of Cancer and Capricorn are
involved, there is a tendency for earthquake around
that time. This Full Moon with a peculiar line of
planets involves Gemini-Sagittarius axis and Cancer-
Capricorn axis. Planets pooling the ecliptic region
may cause climatic changes with sudden burst of
unexpected weather conditions. On 12 Aug. 2020, Venus can be sighted as a very bright star, early in
the morning, as its western elongation goes above
45°. On 17 Aug. 2020, Sun moves to the royal sign
Leo with 9th aspect of Jupiter bringing good times
for the kingly persons. Royal favour, dignity, awards
from the king can be expected. With Jupiter and
Ketu in Firey sign Sagittarius, and Leo Sun mark
good times for religious celebrations, festivals.
Adding greatness to it is the movement of Mars to
the sign of Aries on 17 Aug. 2020. There is a trigon
aspect, which is auspicious, between the three Fiery
signs. Major development in scientific field will augur
new technology, with Mercury joining Sun in Leo
on 17th. Amavasya falls on 19th. This Amavasya
will be auspicious for pitru Karma. Huge sacrifices,
donations, philanthropic activities are expected.
A Full Moon falls on 2 Sept. 2020 in the constellation
of Satabisha (3rd pada). It is in vargottama amsa.
Prestigious religious activities are likely to happen
on 3 Sept. 2020, Mercury moves to Virgo and
becomes exalted. Mercury exaltation will enable
good diplomatic relations, exchange of trade matters,
etc. Mars turns retrograde in Aries on 11 Sept. 2020.
at 4°00'. During this period, three planets will be in
retrogression. All superior planets Jupiter, Saturn and
Mars are in retrogression. Jupiter becomes Direct
on 14 Sept. 2020 in the sign of Sagittarius, with
association of Ketu, marking a time of progress for
religious institutions, big scale religious celebrations
etc. This is also favourable for better financial
situation and surge in Gold price. The passage of
Jupiter and its aspect falling on Mars, Sun and Rahu
is a bonus for governments, conferring victory in
elections. Foreign royal visits are possible. Amavasya
falls on 17 Sept. 2020. Moon joins Sun and Mercury
in Virgo; women organizations will become powerful.
Women will excel in Science and literary fields. On
23 Sept., Mercury moves to Libra, opposing Mars
in retrogression. Mars/Mercury/Saturn squaring
may create controversial matters and cause tension.
On 19th Ketu/Rahu moves to the sign of Scorpio
and Taurus respectively. On 29 Sept. Venus moves
to Leo. Venus, well situated with aspect of Jupiter,
marks good time for celebrities and royal marriages. New vehicles and luxury services may be initiated.
Saturn becomes Direct on 29 Sept.
A Full Moon falls on 2 Oct. 2020, receiving the 3rd
aspect of Saturn from Capricorn. An elderly
celebrity, political figures may fall ill. Mars moves
back to Pisces on 5th in retrogression. Mars in
Watery sign opposing Sun, receiving the 3rd aspect
of Saturn, may cause incidents of drowning, boatcapsizing,
political traumatic events etc. On 13th,
Mars in retrogression comes in opposition to Sun
and close to the Earth. Mars will be in the constellation
of Revati (4th pada) at 27°14' in Pisces and becomes
Atmakaraka. Death of a Spiritual person is indicated.
With Vargottama Mars, there will be strong
tendencies of violence, shooting, massacre,
suppression, danger at sea, torrential rains and
floods. On 17th Sun moves to the sign of
debilitation; on the previous day, Amavasya falls in
Kanya 29°45' Venus moves to the sign of Virgo on
23rd. Venus will be debilitated, and aspected by
retrograde Mars. Venus-Mars opposition will trigger
negative propaganda about actors; there may be
break-up of marriages. Scandal involving celebrities
are not ruled out. Venus and Mercury will exchange
houses. The passage of Sun in Libra will cause
tension to governments, as Mars' 8th aspect and
Saturn's 10th aspect falls on the debilitated Sun.
Death of political figure, attempts of assassination,
violence etc., are noted. On 31 Oct., the second
Full Moon in the month will fall in the sign of Pisces
at 14°30' Bharani (1st pada).
Mercury will become Direct on 4 Nov. The four
quadrands of the Natural Zodiac will be filled by
planets Jupiter, Mars, Moon Venus between 5 and
6 Nov. Mars will become Direct on 14 Nov. A
New Moon will fall on 15 Nov. This Amavasya will
fall in the last degree of Libra at 29°09', Visaka (3rd
pada). It will be aspected by Mars from Pisces.
This Amavasya will cover the Airy sign of Libra, in
the Navamsa of Gemini. Thus, incidents of Tornado,
Typhoons are possible. Two Jupiter signs (Pisces
and Sagittarius) will be occupied by unblemished
Jupiter and Mars (in Pisces). Sun moves to Scorpio on 16 Nov., and joins Ketu. On 17th, Mercury and
Venus will be in association in the sign of Libra. Venus
in swakshetra with Mercury is very auspicious for
marriage among celebrities, entertainments, good
price for vehicles, ornaments etc. Saturn's 10th
aspect falling on Venus and Mercury will augur well
for automobile technology, aerial communication
development and space exploration. Venus and
Mercury will be visible in the morning sky very
clearly. On 21 Nov., Jupiter moves to Capricorn,
its Debilitated sign. It will be associated with Saturn,
thus obtaining Neecha-banga. The approach to the
great conjunction between Saturn and Jupiter will
start, as Jupiter will move closer to Saturn daily.
Mercury moves to Scorpio on 29 Nov. 2020 and
joins Ketu and Sun. A Full Moon will occur on 30
Nov. 2020 in the constellation Rohini (2nd pada).
Moon will be in Vargottama, while a penumbral
Lunar eclipse will occur. Since it is Earthy sign, an
earthquake may be triggered around this period
(prior or after).
Close conjunction of Jupiter and Saturn begins on 8
Dec., as both planets occupies the constellation
Uttarashada (3rd pada), in the Navamsa of Aquarius.
On 11th Sun and Ketu are in exact conjunction at
25° in Scorpio, in the Navamsa of Aquarius. This
conjunction occurs in the constellation of Jyeshta (3rd
pada). Since Capricorn is Chara bhava and an
Earthy sign, there may be incidents related to earth
movements, landslides, collapse of building under
progress etc. Real estate business may see significant
development; financial support may suffer. Venus
moves to Scorpio on 12 Dec. Venus joins Sun,
Mercury and Ketu. During this period, sickness to
celebrities, accidents related to luxury vehicles,
drowning may happen. A Total Solar eclipse on
Amavasya falls on 14 Dec. in the sign of Scorpio, in
Pisces Navamsa. Heavy torrential rains, resulting in
massive floods is possible. Sun moves to Sagittarius
on 16 Dec. On 18th, Mercury moves to Sagittarius
joining Sun; thus auspicious Budh-aditya yoga is
formed. Conjunction of Mercury and Sun in
Sagittarius is good for diplomatic relations, good
trade, religious organizations; new Court orders and legal systems will hit the lime-light. On 21 Dec.,
exact Saturn-Jupiter conjunction will happen at
6°21' in the constellation of Uttarashada (3rd pada),
in Navamsa of Aquarius. During this major
conjunction, matters relating to aviation industry,
technology issues will be prominent. Climatic
changes are possible, with hurricane, typhoon and
disturbed weather condition. Parliament and political
parties will be very active. On 24th, Mars moves to
Aries to its own house, almost together with Moon.
This year, Christmas, 25th Dec., will fall on the day,
when all planets in the Zodiac are in pairing. Fire
and Earth signs paring, more than Water sign. A
Full Moon will fall on 30th Dec., in the Arudra (3rd
pada) in the sign of Gemini. The year will end with
close conjunction of Venus and Ketu in the sign of
Scorpio in the Navamsa of Aquarius.
On 5 Nov. 2019, Jupiter moves to Sagittarius, enters
Capricorn on 30 March 2020. Jupiter stays in
Sagittarius for a period of 146 days. Jupiter
becomes retrograde in Capricorn on 14 May 2020
at 3°06'. On 30 June 2020, it enters Sagittarius in
retrogression. On 13 Sept., Jupiter becomes Direct
in Sagittarius; Re-enters Capricorn on 20 Nov.
2020. The Atichara of planet Jupiter crossing the
sign of Sagittarius and travelling in Capricorn to a
maximum longitude of 3°06', before turning
retrograde, is the phenomenon of Atichara, where
Jupiter travels 33 degrees within a period of 193
Grand Saturn-Jupiter conjunction
This Conjunction occurs, as Jupiter enters the sign
of Capricorn in Atichara on 30 March 2020.
However, Jupiter goes in retrogression to Sagittarius
and will re-enter again in to Capricorn on 20 Nov.
2020. The exact conjunction will happen in
Uttarashada (3rd pada) on 21 Dec. 2020. The close
conjunction occurs at 6°09' in Capricorn, in the
Navamsa of Aquarius. This grand conjunction may
have notable effect on the Islamic world. According
to the book 'Astrologi Hallucinati', book edited
by Paola Zambelli, Saturn and Jupiter are jointly
responsible for Religion, Prophecy, Kingdoms,
empires and dynasty. Jupiter is debilitated, though there is neecha-banga. Saturn moves a maximum of
only 6°48' in Capricorn, during the year 2020. The
expected American Presidential election has been
scheduled for 3 Nov. 2020, During this time, Jupiter
and Saturn will be only 5° apart. As the year progresses
Jupiter becomes close to Saturn; thus the American
election in 2020 will be certainly influenced by the transits
of Jupiter and Saturn, especially in view of approaching
Grand Conjunction within 48 days. As stated by
William Remesey in 'Astrologia mundane':
And therefore, it is that when these two highest
planets are in conjunction in the fiery trigon, many
commotions, wars, seditions, troubles, subversion
of monarchies, kingdoms, States, alteration of laws,
customs, privilege and rights, plagues, famine,
desolation, anxiety and trouble, treasons,
treacheries, and the death of kings, nobles, princes,
emperors and powers follow.
Apparently the great conjunction will occur on the day
of Winter solstice. Two major celestial phenomena
happen on the same day.
Bitter Conjunction of Mars & Saturn
On 23 March 2020, Mars enters the sign of Capricorn
and becomes associated with Saturn, its bitter enemy.
Mars occupies the exaltation sign and while Saturn is in
its own house. This conjunction is rare astrological
phenomena as Saturn transits Capricorn, once in every
thirty years. The last such association happened in the
Mars and Saturn moves in Chara bhava and aspects
the sign of Cancer.
- Both signs are Moveble, Earth and Water signs respecgively. There will be tendencies for earthquake, which may be quite massive
- There is a tendency for dominant leaders to resign their post.
- Changes in Britain's political scenario is likely.
- Demonstration, bombing, fiery explosions, violence.
- There can be structural breaks or cracks in the major structures
- Saturn signifies labour and mass; there can be matters relating to labour rights in the limelight.
- Since Earthy sign is involved, incidents relating to Stadium and Security may happen.
Three Super planets in conjunction
This triple major planet-conjunction occurs as Jupiter
enters the sign of Capricorn in Athichara on 31 March
2020. This triple superior planet conjunction will last till
4 May 2020, for about thirty five days. This ends, as
Mars moves to Aquarius on 4 May 2020.
Three superior planets in retrogression
For a short period, starting from 11 Sept. 2020 to 13
Sept. 2020, Jupiter in Sagittarius, Saturn in Capricorn,
Mars in Aries will be in retrogression. This Superior
planets in retrogression will involve two Fiery signs of
Sagittarius and Aries, where Jupiter and Mars will transit.
There will be harmonious aspect between Jupiter, Sun,
Mars in Fiery signs. This augurs well for religious
activities, royal circles, and senior government officials,
including Prime Minister. Mars and Saturn in Squaring
aspect may cause obstacles in controlling suppression,
and also natural disasters are possible.
Saturn and Jupiter crossing transit Ketu
The Ketu and Saturn conjunction occurred for the first
time on 28 Sept. 2019 in the constellation of Purvashada
(2nd pada). Jupiter will cross the transit Ketu on 9 Jan.
2020. This conjunction occurs in the constellation of
Purvashada too. As the sign of Jupiter is involved in
the Ketu's conjunction with Saturn and later with Jupiter
itself, it will make the market situation unstable, the prices
may fall (Bearish trends). Jupiter-Ketu conjunction is
favourable for good performance in higher institution,
tendencies to open higher centres for studies.
The year 2020, will witness six Solar eclipses (two
Annular & four Total ones). Four Lunar eclipses
will be penumbral ones. In the beginning of the year 2020, in the month of
January, Saturn and Sun are in conjunction. At the
end of the year 2020, Saturn and Jupiter are in
conjunction. Saturn assumes a lot of importance in
2020, as it will conjunct with Jupiter and Mars in
Capricorn. The sign of Capricorn will witness major,
good and bad conjunctions. Great conjunction
Saturn and Jupiter has been noted for changes in
government, jolts to important political figures,
changes in policies of national importance, since
Capricorn happens to be the 9th sign of India 's lagna
and 7th form Moon sign of India, Religious conflicts
and diplomatic relation will be of great concern.
Global financial situation, Gold prices and share market may be unstable and unpredictable.