Two-Day Vedic Astrology Program with Sanjay Rath and Sarbani

With Pandit Sanjay Rath, Komilla Sutton, Sarbani Rath, Andrew Foss PhDSaturday, July 8 – Sunday, July 9, 2017Tuition : $200.00
for the weekend or $125 per day


Learn deep secrets of Vimsottari dasa and timing from internationally-renowned Masters of Jyotish.

Key topics taught during this intensive weekend: Four main types of Vimsottari dasa – Choosing correct Vimsottari dasa; longevity and health with vimsottari using rasi, navamsa and trimsamsa, Dasa Pravesa Chakra; study of the dasa entry charts for mahadasa and antardasa; Vimsottari dasa in relationships and marriage using rasi and navamsa, vimsottari dasa in career events – job changes, promotions and losses; business application using rasi and dasamsa and much more.

An amazing workshop, not to be missed.


S A T U R D A Y   S C H E D U L E


9:00am-noon — Sanjay Rath

Introduction to Vimshottari Dasha; dasha periods; easy calculation; Janma dasha from Moon; four main types of Vimshottari dasha – Janma, Utpanna, Kshema and Adhana Dasha; Choosing correct Vimshottari dasha; although Vimshottari dasha is to six levels, only three levels viz. dasha, antara and pratyantara will be taught in this workshop.

1. Longevity with Vimshottari using rashi and navamsha

2. Health with Vimshottari using rashi, navamsha and trimshamsha


1:00-3:00pm —  Komilla Sutton

3. Vimshottari dasha in relationships and marriage using rashi and navamsha


3:00-5:00pm – Sanjay Rath

Dasha Pravesha Chakra; study of the dasha entry charts for mahadasha and antardasha; position of Moon and dasha/antara planet; position of lagna; effects of other graha – this is the gochara chakra for the period



S U N D A Y   S C H E D U L E


9:00-10:30am — Sanjay Rath

Special nakshatra in Vimshottari dasha; upagraha effects; navamsha bhava effects and various rules

4. Family events using Vimshottari dasha in rashi, dvadasamsha (parents), saptamsha (children)


10:30am-noon — Andrew Foss

Detailed use of navatara chakra


1:00-2:30pm —  Sarbani Rath

Vimshottari dasha in career events – job changes, promotions and losses; business application using rashi and dasamsha


3:00-5:00pm – Sanjay Rath

Special Vimshottari Dasha and applicability



Programs will be held at the Sivananda Yoga Vedanta Center, 1185 Vicente Street (at 23rd Ave) in San Francisco (CA 94116)

Free street parking available. Accessible by Muni: L-Taraval train to 22nd Ave or #28 bus to Vicente.



There is a motel close to the L-Taraval train, which stops two blocks from the Center: Ocean Park Motel (Or it is a 30-minute walk to the Center.)

There are Airbnb options in the area, many walkable to the Center. We recommend early booking for these.

Airport hotels would be an easier drive than downtown hotels.


R E F U N D S   A N D   C A N C E L L A T I O N

Any refund requests prior to June 8, 2017 will be subject to a $20 administrative fee. No refunds will be issued as of June 8, 2017. You may transfer your registration to another person at no cost. Please contact Sankari Chaitanya (415-681-2731 or [email protected]) for any cancellation and transfer requests.



Recordings of the conference will be available: $50 for attendees and $200 for non-attendees.


Pandit Sanjay Rath

Sanjay belongs to a traditional family of astrologers from Bira Balabhadrapur Sasan in Puri, Orissa. Internationally renowned and respected, he uses Brihat Parasara Hora Shastra, Jaimini Upadesa Sutras, Brihat Jataka and Saravali as the foundations of Jyotisha and also incorporates other Jyotish scriptures and sacred Vedic literature in his teachings. Author: Crux of Vedic Astrology, Remedial Measures in Astrology, Narayana Dashas and Jaimini’s Upadesa Sutras.

Komilla Sutton

Komilla Sutton is an internationally renowned consultant, teacher and lecturer since 1995. Her life work is to make this ancient knowledge more accessible and build bridges between the East and West. Her Academy teaches a three-year online study program plus advance courses. She is the co-Founder and Chairman of the British Association of Vedic Astrology. She was on the Faculty of American College of Vedic Astrology and the Council of Astrological Association of Great Britain. She has leading trips to India since 1999 and from 2013 she is sponsoring annual Vedic Astrology Conferences with the aim to promote new generation of Jyotish Masters and encourage their interaction with seasoned Masters of Jyotish knowledge.

Author: Nakshatra: Stars beyond the Zodiac, Personal Panchanga, The Essentials of Vedic Astrology, Lunar Nodes: Crisis and Redemption, Vedic Love Signs and Vedic Astrology.


Sarbani Rath

Sarbani is a Jyotish Guru with Sri Jagannath Centre and has been pursuing Jyotish for the past eight years. She has published papers in Jyotish magazines and presented at conferences across the world.She pursued Tarot seriously for 12 years before devoting full time to Jyotish. She has a deep interest in Mantra Shastra. She has been a social scientist by profession specialising in environmentalism.

Andrew Foss, PhD

Dr. Andrew Foss has a PhD in Computing Science and is also an Oxford physics graduate with publications in Nature and other leading scientific journals. He is author of the acclaimed book and ebook series Yoga of the Planets as well as the book High-Dimensional Data Mining. He is the Founding President of the British Association of Vedic Astrology, Editor of the BAVA Journal Gochara and is a certified Jyotish Pandit and Jaimini Scholar. He was given the Jyotish Ratna and other awards for his contributions to Jyotish. He has developed the unique, easy and powerful software Shri Jyoti Star; that has become the first choice amongst the leading Vedic Astrologers around the world.