Combustion of Guru (Jupiter) Guru Tara Ast / Udaya 2017 - 2018
In the year 2017, Combustion of Jupiter ( Guru Tara Ast will begin on Wednesday, 11 October, 2017 in the west direction and the combustion will end on Monday, 06 November, 2017 in the east.
( Note - The old age period is observed three days before the combustion of Jupiter and childhood period is observed three days after the combustion of the Jupiter is over.This period is also considered as inauspicious)
What is Combustion
When a planet comes within a certain range of closeness to the sun,that planet is said to be combust. This range of closeness is measured in degrees which is different for different planets.When a planet becomes combust,it loses its strength and shine and becomes weak.