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Why in such advance age of science people still turn to astrology ?

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Asked by Prakash Chandra, 01 Mar '10 04:08 pm
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Astrology too is a SCIENCE and very old ......if calculations are accurate then future can be predicted to some extent...............this i'm saying coz i hav full faith in astrology.
Answered by chitrasahgal, 02 Mar '10 10:49 pm

 
  
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Astrology is also a stream of science, the study of influence of stars and planets upon human behavior and future. There are many complicated mathematical calculations behind preparing correct horoscope ('kundli' or 'jaathakam'), dealing with latitudes and longitudes of place of birth, the exact timings and position of stars and planets at the time of birth, etc. Predictions are done based on this. If any of the data is missing or incorrect, it will affect the correct prediction. Earlier all the calculations were done based on natural time records like shadow of some structures with calculated dimensions (like the ones in janthar-manthar). Now even with advanced technology people have increased faith in God, so is in astrology.
When moon's gravitation can cause tides in ocean, cosmic rays can affect us, satellite signals can be used in broadcasting, above all solar energy can energize the entire world, no wonder people having more scientific knowledge will tend to believe in the infl ...more
Answered by Muktha Radhakrishnan, 04 Mar '10 03:01 pm

 
  
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Scientific temper still has to permeate our society wherein the literacy rate is still very less. so due to illetacy, people in order to seek cheap, easy solution to their day to day problems run to astrologer, who easily makes a fool of these people and in the name of stars, devatas is able to snatch away their hard earned money.
Answered by rajiv kumar, 01 Mar '10 04:14 pm

 
  
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Bcoz its also based on an ancient science which can b accurate n logical at times
Answered by gaurav shokeen, 05 Mar '10 01:48 am

 
  
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Just for the uncertainties of it like the game of cricket !
Answered by nkpathak, 04 Mar '10 05:21 pm

 
  
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Astrology is alos a science ,some people dont believe in it some people do ..i believe in astrology too
Answered by parul advani, 03 Mar '10 02:55 pm

 
  
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Astrology is also a science and I have seen predictions coming true.
Answered by HEMANT MEHTA, 02 Mar '10 09:10 pm

 
  
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Superstions always follow u where ever u go
Answered by babu rao, 01 Mar '10 05:44 pm

 
  
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It is due to their belief.Astrology is basically a science and none can deny the science and it's contribution.
If you see Indian History, it speaks volumes.
Answered by gkr, 01 Mar '10 05:29 pm

 
  
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Because scientist are discovering or inventing the things which had been done long back by our rishis on the base of astrology.
Answered by GOVINDA SHAH, 01 Mar '10 04:28 pm

 
  
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