PLANETS

Nine main planets are employed in Vedic astrology :Their Hindi Vedic names and English equivalent are given below :

Hindi Names

English Names

Ravi (Surya)

Sun

Chandra

Moon

Mangala

Mars

Budha

Mercury

Guru (Brihaspati)

Jupiter

Shukra

Venus

Shani

Saturn

Rahu

Rahu(Dragon’s head)

Ketu

Ketu(Dragon’s Tail)