About Alka YagnikDate : April 10, 2019 | Author : Astrologer Pt Umesh Chandra Pant
Introduction of Alka Yagnik – Indian Playback Singer
Alka Yagnik, famous Indian playback singer is one of the most respectable personalities in Indian cinema. She has set the record for having been nominated 36 times for the Filmfare Award for best female playback singer and has been twice the winner of two National Film Awards. Included to her credit, there are many music awards and honors, together with the prestigious“Top 40 Bollywood Soundtracks of all time”as featured in the review of BBC. Born in Kolkata on 20 March 1963 to the Gujarati family of Shubha and Dharmendra Shankar, Alka forayed into a musical journey at a very early age of 6, when she lent her voice for Akashvani (All India Radio) Calcutta singing devotional songs, and just four years after that, she was brought to Mumbai as a child songstress by her mother. Upon contacting to Raj Kapoor to give Alka a break in singing, her mother was referred to an eminent music director Laxmikant who gave Alka’s mother two options for her daughter – to work as a dubbing artist or get a break as a singer later. Quite apparently the determined mother of Alka chose the second alternative for her daughter’s career, thus starting off a musical journey for Alka.
The musical breakthrough for Alka came in the year 1988 with the release of blockbuster movie of Anil Kapoor starrer, Tezaab. The film featured a very popular song in those times –Ek Do Teen”, that won her the first out of 7 Filmfare Award for best female playback singer. Alka sang in various languages apart from Hindi-Urdu, including English, Tamil, Telugu, Marathi, Punjabi, Bhojpuri, Bengali and so on. Furthermore, she worked with many leading music composers, including Nadeem–Shravan, Rahul Dev Burman, Laxmikant–Pyarelal, Anand–Milind, Anu Malik, A. R. Rahman, Kalyanji– Anandji, Sandesh Shandilya, Jatin–Lalit, and so on. Her duet songs include some leading singers with whom she performed singing, such as,Udit Narayan, Kumar Sanu, Sonu Nigam, Shaan, and Abhijeet etc. Her winning total of seven FilmfareAwards by a single female playback singer has equaled her with Asha Bhosle. In addition, Alka played the role of a judge in an Indian musical reality show, Sa Re Ga Ma Pa and Star Voice of India, apart from doing performance in live concerns from around the world.
Team PavitraJyotish is conducting a thorough astrological analysis on the life of legendary female playback singer of India, Alka Yagnik. The following horoscope chart entails the details of her astrological study in a manner as suggested in Vedic astrology.
Birth Details of Alka Yagnik are as per given below:
Date of Birth: March 20, 1963, Birth Day: Wednesday, Birth Time: 19:02:00, Birth Place: Kolkatta, West Bengal, India
Alka Yagnik is born with Virgo Ascendant. Virgo is a dual nature earth sign and ruled by Mercury.
The sixth Sign of the Zodiac –Virgo is represented by a Virgin. Virgo is the only sign symbolized by a female, in the entire Zodiac calendar. Innocent and unpolluted, a Virgin is viewed as the symbol of ultimate in purity by the society. Most of the natives having Virgo as Ascendant tend to be calm, shy and quiet, at least on the surface. They often take time to react to a situation. Being down –to-earth and easy going, they also tend to be calculated and diplomatic in demanding situations, more so because of their steadying element –Earth. They have a tendency to think of themselves as the best, while being critical and judgmental of others.
Ruler of the Ascendant Mercury is in a fixed nature last of air sign Aquarius and positioned in the sixth house. Saturn rules the fifth and the sixth house. Saturn is in its own sign Capricorn along with Moon, malefic Ketu and Venus. All of them are stationed in the fifth house. This position gives Alka Yagnik a melodious voice. Jupiter holds the portfolio of the fourth and the seventh house. Jupiter is combust in its own sign Pisces and along with mighty Sun gets positioned in the seventh house. Mars is retrograde in its sign of debilitation Cancer along with shadow planet Rahu. Both are stationed in the eleventh house. This is in opposition to planets positioned in the fifth house.
In Chalit Chart Moon and Ketu shifts into the fourth house. Rahu shifts into the tenth house. Jupiter and Sun shift into the sixth house.
In Navmansha D9 chart, Moon remains in Capricorn and termed as ‘Vargottami’ gathers strength. Jupiter is exalted and gathers strength.
Effect of Transit by Major planets during the year 2019
Hard Task Master Saturn transits in a dual nature last of fire sign Sagittarius for whole of the year 2019. Saturn moves through the fourth house. Saturn moving through the fourth house has an eye over the Ascendant. This indicates that Alka Yagnik needs to be much careful about health. She is to be troubled by pain in muscles and joints. She needs to take due care in this regard. Saturn transits in opposition the tenth house. In view of this Alka Yagnik has to exert more to push ahead her prospects on occupational front. This movement of Saturn leads to kind of challenging time for Alka Yagnik. She is currently under the influence of Saturn alias Shani Sade-Sati and also under the influence of Saturn sub period in major period of Saturn. Alka Yagnik has to struggle more to keep her position as a singer. She needs to keep her cool and have patience on her side. She needs to develop more contacts to get assignment to sing and remain active on occupational front.
Shadow planet Rahu has entered a dual nature air sign Gemini from 7th March. Rahu moves through the tenth house. The tenth house is about occupation profession alias Karma. This movement of Rahu seems supportive for progressive forces to work effectively. This period seems much eventful and challenging as well to some extent for Alka Yagnik. She needs to exert more to push ahead her prospects on occupational front.
Malefic Ketu has entered last of fire sign Sagittarius from 7th March. Ketu is to keep transiting in Sagittarius for whole of the year 2019. Ketu now moves through the fourth house in company of wily Saturn. This movement of two malefic through the fourth house does not seem much happy proposition for Alka Yagnik. She has to remain more attentive about domestic matters. She also needs to be much careful about her health as well. Obstructionist forces are to hold her from moving ahead on road to progress. She needs to accept new challenges willingly and work hard over the same to make due progress on occupational front.
Benevolent Jupiter has entered its own sign Sagittarius from 30th March. Soon from 11th April Jupiter turns retrograde. From 23rd April Jupiter moving in retrograde mode enters water sign Scorpio. Jupiter now moves through the third house in retrograde mode. From 12th August Jupiter becomes direct in motion. This period of retrogression of Jupiter is to be much eventful. However, no notable financial gains are foreseen during this period. She needs to keep working to maintain her position as a Singer.
From 12th August Jupiter becomes direct in motion. Now Jupiter moves through the third house. Jupiter moving through the third house has an eye over the eleventh house along with radical position of debilitated Mars stationed therein. Jupiter also has influence over the seventh house along with its own radical position and also that of Sun. These positive vibes of Jupiter over the seventh and the eleventh seems a happy proposition for Alka Yagnik. She is able to develop some meaningful relationships here. These relationships are to work well to enhance her interests. Good encouraging financial gain is foreseen here for Alka Yagnik. This movement of Jupiter leads to a progressive and prosperous time for Alka Yagnik.
From 5th November Jupiter again enters its own sign Sagittarius. Jupiter moves through the fourth house in company of wily Saturn and malefic Ketu. This movement of two major planets has potential to push ahead her prospects notably. Progressive forces are to work much effectively now. Alka Yagnik is to have a gainful time here. She is able to establish her credential as a talented singer.
On due deliberation over transit of major planets the period seems eventful and challenging as well for Alka Yagnik. Last quarter of the year 2019 seems much progressive and prosperous as well for Alka Yagnik.