Jaipur-based astrologers deem the month of August this year, the most auspicious long duration of time after umpteen years. It is being claimed that August 2014 is extra-auspicious month after 8 years since it is going to have 5 Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays in it.
rare coincidence in view, various ritualistic and religious bodies as
well astrologers have geared up to have good business by selling
boon-granting rituals through ads and publicity.
traditional cultures and religions astrology consists of several
systems of divination and boon-granting based on the premise that
there is a relationship between astronomical phenomena and events in
human life. However, for boons during auspicious time, certain ritual
are prescribed for the believers by astrologers, which are not free
have attached importance to astronomical events and ritualistic
business has prospered around such events and August this is going to
auspicious business time for 'astrology industry’ since next such
event will take place in 2025.
But most modern
religions like Catholic Church Christianity believe that astrology
contradicts the honour, respect, and loving fear that believers
owe to God alone.