Astrology of Rickets.

Rickets and astrology.

Rickets facts

  • Rickets is caused by a deficiency of vitamin D, calcium, or phosphate.
  • There are several different types of rickets.
  • There are different bony abnormalities associated with rickets, but all are due to poor mineralization with calcium and phosphate.
  • The active form of vitamin D is synthesized by skin cells when exposed to sunlight.
  • Vitamin D is found in small amounts in a some foods.
  • Infants who are exclusively breastfed should receive vitamin D supplements.
  • Children and adolescents who do not obtain enough vitamin D though milk and foods should receive vitamin D supplements.

Astrological indicators–

BONE, (Asthi )The bone is the main Vata tissue in the body and is connected to the absorption of Prana in the large intestine, both of which relate to Saturn. + Sun because only if the Sun is strong and digestion good can the bones be properly built up.

Sun light is also one of the primary sources of vitamin  D.

So  Sun and Saturn if afflicted can be the cause along with other factors like weakness of ascendant and lord of 6th  connection to Sun or Saturn can trigger the disease.

If the planet is weak and afflicted it willaffect the body parts; Planet in 6, 8,or 12,Arishtasthana Karaka, governs Bodyparts;

Part can be afflicted if

planet is weak or


Sun Weak eyesight and diseases of head-aches, erratic circulation of blood, bone fractures, fevers, heart attack, poor eyesight, high blood pressure, baldness, bone cancer and low immunity, anemia, pallor. Troubles from pitta, fever with pains, sudden fall, disease of heart/ stomach/ skin/ in eyes, fear from enemies/ gurus, dislocation of bones, etc., leprosy, , troubles from weapons/ poison, death of, one’s wife, danger to son/ from quadrupeds/ thieves, fear from kings, anger of the family deity, anger of the serpent gods, evil influence of Bhutas . vitality, blood, brain, heat and internal fever, digestive system/stomach, heart, eyesight, general body, constitution, general health/ vitality, eyes. Right eye (male) and left eye for females. Bones.
Saturn Constant and painful diseases; leg fracture, cancer, diseases of glands,skin disease, paralysis, rheumatism, gout, consumption, flatulence.

Aversion to eat or drink, pains or aches in the stomach/ indigestion/

nausea. pain in all parts of the body), hard to treat conditions like cancer, premature aging, deafness,

failure of vision, emaciation,tremors,deformity and poor growth.

vatta and kapha trouble,diseases in the legs,

unforeseen dangers, laziness,

weakness, due to overexertion,

madness, loss of

servants, loss of quadrupeds

-death of wife and children accident/deformity to one

limb, blindness, deafness,

mental worry, wounds caused

by the fall of trees or stones

over the body, troubles from

evil spirits, pisacas, etc.

All types of joints,particularly knee cap

and knee joints,

arthritis, muscular

pains, legs, and the

bones tibia and fibula.Spleen, teeth, phlegm and secretive system.

muscular system, Left

ear (material sounds




In this chart lord of Ascendant is hemmed in malefics  ,saturn is afflicted by rahu and sun by both rahu and ketu. this here is a birth chart of leslie nielsen actor celebrity with films to his credit like naked Gun.He suffered from rickets in his childhood and deafness and hearing problems later on along with some bone related diseases.

Lord of 64th Navamsa Mercury ,lord of 22nd drekana Saturn and rahu.