The Icarus Factor
In the Sanskrit classics of Jyotisha planetary combustion and war are two conditions of planets that are considered highly unfavorable. The first occurs when planets are too close in longitude to the Sun, and the latter is when two planets are within less than an degree of longitude of each other. All the natural significations of these planets, as well as those of the houses they rule, are said to suffer. Any good yogas formed by planets in such conditions will not bear fruit according to the theory. But is it always so? In this lengthy, well-researched article master jyotishi, Marc Boney, explores this question using the charts of 20 world famous personalities.