Porutham > DASA SANDHI
Dasa sandhi is an important aspect in Marriage Compatibility of Horoscopes. Dasa Sandhippu means the the Dasa of the Girl or Boy should not change within a period of 1 year. If this is noticed at the time of checking the Horoscopes the marriage will not be recommended. Dasa Sandhippu gives us a warning that this Girl & Boy if married will have to face difficult times in in future.
Dasa is the period in years, the different NAVAGRAHAS rule us during our lifetime. Our Life span has been taken as 120 years in Astrology. 3 Stars are assigned one Graham. The following Table gives the details of Stars, The Grahams, and its number of years.
WHAT IS DASA BUKTHI ?Bukthi is a portion of a Dasa. This means within the duration of a Dasa, all the other planets will have a specific period. The first Bukthi will always be the same as its Dasa. For example in Sukra Dasa the first Bukthi will be Sukra Bukthi. This will be followed by, Suryan - Chandran - Chevvai -Rahu - Guru - Sani - Budhan and Kethu. Bukthi is not taken into account when checking the Dasa Sandhippu.
DASA BALANCE AT THE TIME OF BIRTH?In every Horoscope the Balance at the Time of Birth will be calculated and written. If a person's Birth Star is Barani. At the time of birth it will be Sukra Dasa (See Table Above). But it will not be the full period of 20 years. This is because by the time the person was born a few Nazhigai or Hours of the star Barani would have elapsed on that day.. That is out of the 60 Nazhigai / 24hrs, if the birth had taken place after 20 Nazhigai (8 hrs), the remaining 40 Nazhigai (16 hrs) only will be taken into account for calculating the Dasa Balance at the time of birth. This for example could be,
Balance at the time of birth Sukra (Venus) Dasa, 14 yrs - 9 months - 14 days.
Please make sure the Dasa balance is correctly written in your Horoscope. This will be required to Forecast the effects Dasa Bukthi of your Horoscope on your life.
WHEN DOES DASA SANDHI OCCUR ?It is essential to check Dasa Sandhippu when comparing the horoscopes of a Girl and Boy for marriage. Dasa Balance at the time of Birth is the starting point to calculate the various Dasa periods till about 75 to 80 years for the Boy and the Girl. When comparing these calculations, if we find the running Dasa of the Girl or Boy changes within a period of one year at any point of time, it is known as Dasa Sandhippu..
Some Astrologers are of the opinion that same Dasa also should not happen over a period of time for the Girl and Boy.
This is known as Sama Dasa (Same Dasa)