A horoscope is a detailed layout of the zodiac and planets ( recognized by the ancient Indians influencing the earth) at the time of birth.
It would be equivalent to a picture taken at a particular time capturing the state of heavenly bodies in the sky. There are basically two aspects to a horoscope:
1. CONSTRUCTION OF A HOROSCOPE -
This is the scientific or the mathematical aspect. Since the principles are documented, and follow the principles of ASTRONOMY, a horoscope cast correctly will be identical with that cast by any other person or computer provided there are no calculation errors. This part of Astrology is a well -developed science not disputable by any segment of the intellectual population.
2. INTERPRETING A HOROSCOPE -
This aspect takes up your understanding, analytical, memory as well as intuitive skills in equal measure. Reading a horoscope is an art and so experience as well as natural talent make a good astrologer.
CONSTRUCTION OF A HOROSCOPE - Basic Birth Chart: Horoscope
A S C: Ascendant or the sign rising on the eastern horizon at the time of birth.
Following numbers have been allotted to various signs: