Kundali milan is also known as Gun milan or Horoscope matching or match making. Kundali milan or Horoscope matching is considered very important for a successful marriage.
The birth charts of the boy and the girl are matched before their marriage is fixed. It is done to know whether these charts have all the characteristics of a successful marriage or not. This match making of the birth charts is called Ashtkoot milan or Gun milan. While Kundali milan the following eight factors are considered and checked. These eight factors are - Varn, Vasya, Tara, Yoni, Grah maitri, Gan, Bhakoot and Nadi. Each factor is assigned one to eight points. The total number of points is 36. Out of 36 points 18 points are required for matching the kundalis or birth charts. The short description of these eight factors is as follows -
1. Varn -
points assigned - One point
The base of varn - Birth signs of both boy and the girl are the base of varn.
Effect of Varn Koot - Varn koot judges the working capacity and mental compatibility between the boy and the girl
2. Vasya Koot
Points assigned - 2 points.
The base of the Vasya - The birth signs of both the boy and girl.
Effect of the Vasya -
Vasya Koot judge the mutual relationship between the boy and the girl after their marriage. It helps in understanding each other to have proper and sweet relationship.
3. Tara Koot -
Points assigned - Three points.
Base of the Tara Koot - The birth star or Janm Nakshtra of the both the boy and the girl.
Effect of Tara -
Tara Koot judges the understanding power of the boy and the girl.
4. Yoni Koot -
Points assigned - Four points.
Base of Tara Koot - The birth star or the Janm Nakshtra of both the boy and the girl.
Effect of Yoni Koot - Yoni Koot judges the reasoning power of both the boy and the girl.
5.Grah Maitri Koot -
Points assigned - five points.
Base of Grah Maitri Koot - The Janm Rashi of both the boy and the girl.
Effect of Maitri Koot -
Maitri koot judges the natural temperament of the boy and the girl. This koot is considered important. In helps in establishing friendly relationship between the boy and the girl.
6. Gan Koot -
Points assigned - Six points.
The base of Gan koot - Janma Nakshtra of the boy and the girl.
Effect of Gan koot -
It shows the basic nature of the boy and the girl. It governs their nature. If the Gan does not match, it may cause quarrel and disharmony between the husband and the wife.----Read more about Gan Dosh
7. Bhakoot Koot -
Points assigned - seven points.
The base of the Bhakoot Koot -
The birth signs of both the boy and the girl.
Effects of Bhakoot Koot-
This koot judges the life style and behaviour of both the boy and the girl. It is considered an important koot.
8. Nadi Koot -
Points assigned - Eight points.
The base of the Nadi Koot - The birth Nakshtra of both the boy and the girl.
Effects of Nadi Koot -
Nadi Koot is related to health and progeny. It show the pulse and nervous power. If Nadi Dosh is present it may cause bad effect on the on the health .)------Read more about Nadi Dosh
Note - Besides Ashtakoot Milan, Mangal Dosh is also considered.
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(8.2.12) Nadi Dosh (6.2.23) What is Kundali Milan
(8.2.19) Gan Dosh
(8.2.24) Varn Koot
(6.2.25) Vasya Koot
(6.2.26) Tara Koot
(6.2.27) Yoni Koot
(6.2.28) Graha Maitri
(6.2.29) Bhakoot Dosh