Every student who has to call out information of several books to get the complete picture is in for a pleasant surprise.The book is a must for every student and comprehensive in dealing with every aspect of basic astrology.It gives in detail the procedure for casting a horoscope and making the ashtakavargacharts.The book also describes in detail the characteristics of every planet,its effect in different signs and houses as well as in combination with other planets.There are also chapters devoted to special subjects like profession ,children,foreigntravel,medical astrology and a detailed explanation for shodasvargas and reading of D-charts besides the logistics of dasainterpretation.The book also gives ready made charts for easy reference for interpreting the elements of planets,itsmooltrikonasigns,significance of odd and even signs,the constellations and its ruler besides a bit of gemmology and the corresponding deities for various planets. sense develops. Although this book contains the essence of a vast cross section of the writing of the rishis, the past and the present great and the big wigs of astrology, yet I am not even attempting to suggest that the purpose of this book is teach you how to predict. No! At best it shall only assist you and assist you quickly and nearly in the direction of your delineation. It may not be humanely possible to recall as much data out of your memory, so this book shall provide you with the back- up. It is a ready reckoner for information that you may require to clear away the mist out of your predictive conclusions. And, that can make all the difference. This book not only has separate chapters on Marriage, Compatibility, Children, Profession Horary and Miscellany etc. The points or priority and the points of significance have further been segregated for the convenience of the users. It is a ready reckoner for information that you may require to clear away the mist out of your predictive conclusions.