For the first time, a book on Vedic astrology not only compiles the different types of remedies available in sacred literature but also shows how to read horoscopes and suggest Vedic treatments. The author explains the classification of remedies on the basis of Guna (Nature) and warns the astrologer against black magic and other forms of black tantrism which only destroy one’s good karma. The scientific study of phonetics called Mantra Shastra has been explained in great detail, showing the importance of choosing the right mantra with illustrative calculations. The Mantra Compendium provides a ready-made reference for the professional Vedic astrologer and a comprehensive chapter on gemstones with ready reference tables to guide the reader in choosing the right gemstone. The FAQ answers many doubts that readers may have. The daily routine of personal spiritual discipline and esoteric knowledge of the syllables make this book the most comprehensive of its kind in Vedic astrology. Various case studies, including the author’s personal research to determine the number of letters in a mantra, etc., will help develop expertise in learning to work constructively horoscope system. Some areas such as Vaastu Shastra (Vedic Architecture) and Nimitta Shastra (Omens) have been omitted from the overview of this book. Other areas requiring further study, such as the horoscopes of the ten Sikh Gurus, have been mentioned, but further study of this area is left to future generations.