Compiled by London swaminathan
Date: 3 January 2017
Time uploaded in London:- 19-14
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Medical Astrology says which planet rules which part of the body. Though there is no scientific evidence for that, astrologers believe in it and ‘treat’ their customers accordingly. In the same way Hindu scriptures gives details about the body parts and their rulers and the respective mantras.
The following chart gives the details:
1.Region in Body – Elements— Deity— Bija Mantra
Feet to Knees – Earth — Brahma—lam
Knees to Generative organ- Water – Vishnu—vam
Generative organ to Heart — Fire — Rudra – ram
Heart to Eye Brows — Air — Maruta — yam
Eye brows to Head — Space — Sankara — ham
2.Five Jnanendriyas – Sense Organs
Naasikaa-Nose, Jihvaa- Tongue, Caksuh- Eye,
Tvak- Skin, Srotra- Ear
3.Five Karmendriyas- Motor Organs
Vak-Tonge, Paani- Hand, Paada- Feet, Paayu- Organ of excretion, Upastha- Organ of Creation
4.Pancha Bhutas – Five Elements
Prithvii- Earth, Ap- Water, Tejas- Fire, Vayu- Air, Aakaasa – Space
5.Five Tanmatras – Subtle Elements
Gandha- Smell, Rasa- Taste, Ruupa – Vision/colour, Sparsa – Touch, Sabda- Sound.
Source: sankhya sanketa kosa (Encyclopaedia of Numerals) , Volume-1, The Kuppuswami Sastri Research Institute, Chennai-600 004, Year 2011