Horoscope Matching or
Kundli matching is very deep and intensely rooted in Hindu
society. Before entering in to marriage relationship an
astrologer is referred to for his analysis of the horoscopes
(match making) of boy and the girl. It is done to ensure a
harmonious, balanced and healthy married relationship.
If we compare the success rate of marriages now a days as
compared to olden times say for example during the last 50
or 100 years or more especially in Hindu society, we will
find out that the percentage is decreasing drastically. Some
would attribute this to increasing ego problems and a
feeling of independence in human beings especially women.
During ancient time, our ancestors gave special attention
towards the match-making criterion (suggested in our Ancient
Vedic Astrology books) and always preferred to consult a
good astrologer about married life of the prospective
Gradually, many people started neglecting the given
principles and many young people started marrying their
lovers without getting their charts checked from a good
astrologer. The result of this is unsuccessful marriages and
marital discord. Now again, astrological consciousness about
match-making is increasing day by day. More and more people
are consulting good astrologers for match-making and usually
it is done by referring to Melapak Chart given in any
Panchang. This Melapak Chart is calculated on the basis of
eight factors. These eight Gun Milan factors are known as 'Kuta' and
considered in order to judge the stability of married life
for the couple.
The Gun Milan or Kundli Milan points
obtained in each of the Kundli match making test is
distinct. However the whole kundli matchmaking test
comprising of 8 points can produce a maximum score of 36
points. The actual minimal scores are sixteen that decides
the actual match is decent but Weddings aren't going to be
proposed if kundli Milan final result down below 18 gun
milan point. Generally a score above 24 point is not
considered a good match.
Gun Milan point Gan
Dosh / Dosha in Gun Milan (Match Making) factors are explained in detail below:
1. Varan: Varna gun milan point gives contribution of one point
out of thirty-six points in total. Varna suggests the degree
of spiritual development of both male and female and
complete points will be granted if they both belong to same
kind of spiritual development. A Girl belonging to a higher
Varan should not be mated to a boy of a lesser Varan. Both
belonging to the same grade or degree while determining the
Varan should be allowed.
2. Vasya: Vasya gunmilan factor gives contribution of two points
out of thirty-six points in total. Vasya suggests the degree
of magnetic control and amenability the wife or husband
would be able to exercise on the other. This is calculated
as per Moon sign system mentioned in Vedic Astrology.
Complete points will be granted if both of their Moon signs
will be friendly to each other.
3. Tara: Tara gives contribution of three points
out of thirty six points in total. Tara suggests the degree
of auspiciousness and in- auspiciousness of both male and
female for each other.
4. Yoni: Yoni gun milan factor gives contribution of four points
out of thirty six points in total. Yoni means sex and this
aspect is implied sexual compatibility that has an important
role in laying down the foundation for marital happiness.
5. Grah Maitri: Grah Maitri gives contribution of
five points out of thirty-six points in total. Grah Maitri
suggests the normal behavior, temperamental compatibility
and matching of views and interests of both male and female
with each other. Grah Maitri is calculated on the basis of
lord of sign in which Moon is posited.
6. Gan: Gan gives contribution of six points out
of thirty-six points in total. Gan has a bearing on the
temperament and character of the couple concerned. On the
basis of Moon Nakshatra, the person is categorized in any
one among Dev ( Divine) , Manushya ( Human) and Rakshasha (
Daiabolica) Gan. It is said if there is mismatch in Gan,
there will be quarrels and disharmony in relationships.
7. Bhakoot: Bhakoot or Bhukta gives contribution
of seven points out of thirty-six points in total. Bhakoot
suggests the pair will have capability of achieving health,
agreement, happiness, longevity and prosperity to live a
happy life together or not. It is calculated by determining
the position of one's Moon Sign from other's Moon Sign.
8. Nadi: Nadi gives contribution of eight points
out of thirty-six points in total. Nadi is considered the
most important among all other aspects. It is said that the
couple having same Nadi will have to suffer due to their
child. Either there may be some
progency related problems
with the girl or the boy will not able to aid completely in