What is Medical Astrology
Medical Astrology Vedic Jyotish is that branch of astrology devoted to the study of the human body, disease and health according to astrological symbolism portrayed in a horoscope. medical astrology is an ancient medical system that associates various parts of the body, diseases and drugs as under the influence of different planets and signs. Hippocrates, the Greek physician who is regarded as the ‘Father of Medicine’, insisted that his students should study astrology along with Medical Science. He also commented that “He who does not understand astrology is not a doctor but a fool.” Each sign (and planet) is related to different parts of the human body.
For instance in Medical Astrology
First sign of Zodiac, Aries indicates head, face, brain, eyes followed by Taurus which directs to throat, neck, thyroid gland, vocal tract etc. Also, many plants are referred to in old treatises on herbs as being “under the influence of” some planet.
Similarly, every sign affects on physical body as per medical astrology fundamentals.
In the ancient period, MRI of human body was not possible as there were no sophisticated machines hence astrologers or priests used to do diagnose the disease from natal chart and heal thru Chanting Mantra, Yagya, Tula Daan, Colour Therapy and gem therapy.