About Kiran BediDate : April 1, 2019 | Author : Astrologer Pt Umesh Chandra Pant
Kiran Bedi – Lieutenant Governor of Puducherry
Retired Indian Police Service officer, Social Activist, and former tennis player
Kiran Bedi, famous social activist, retired IPS officer, and an active politician, is an influential person, particularly known for her fearlessly contributing service as an Indian Police Service officer. At present, she is serving as the Lieutenant Governor of Puducherry. Bedi was the first Indian woman to have served as an IPS officer and worked for the tenure of 35 years till she retired from the service voluntarily as Director General, Bureau of Police Research and Development, in the year 2007. She was born to an affluent Punjabi family in Amritsar of Punjab on 9 June 1949. She received her graduation (BA (Honours) in English) from Government College for Women at Amritsar in 1968, and a master’s degree in political science from Panjab University, Chandigarh. During the pursuit of her career as an IPS officer, she obtained a law degree from Delhi University in 1988, and a Ph.D. from IIT Delhi’s Department of Social Sciences in 1993.
Bedi has been a national junior tennis champion and won many titles at national and state-level championships between the period of 1965 and 1978. She served Delhi, Goa, Chandigarh, and Mizoram as an IPS officer. Later she served Delhi’s Chanakyapuri area as an Assistant Superintendent of Police (ASP). During her posting in West Delhi, Bedi was accredited to have brought down the scaling crime counts on women. She was also assigned to oversee traffic arrangements as traffic police during the time when India was hosting the 9th Asian Game on November 19, 1982, which continued to December 4, 1982, in Delhi, India. While serving as an IG (Inspector General) to the Delhi Prisons in 1993, Bedi introduced various reformative measures at Tihar Jail for which she received the Ramon Magsaysay Award in 1994. She was appointed as Police Advisor to Secretary-General of the United Nations handling the Department of Peace Keeping Operations, the first Indian woman to have achieved that feat. She joined BJP in January 2015 and fought for Delhi Assembly Election held in 2015 as the party’s chief ministerial candidate but lost the election. Author and politician, Kiran Bedi is the recipient of several honorary awards; including President’s Police Medal for Gallantry in 1979, FrMaschio Humanitarian Award in 1995, Mother Teresa Memorial National Award for Social Justice in 2005, and L’Oreal Paris Femina Women Award in 2014.
We at PavitraJyotish are conducting an astrological analysis on the life of Kiran Bedi in the following horoscope chart.
Birth Details of Kiran Bedi are as per given below:
Date of Birth: June 09, 1949, Birth Day: Thursday, Birth Time: 14:10:00, Birth Place: Amritsar, Punjab, India
Kiran Bedi 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 society. All these are also the qualities that are associated with people born with Virgo as the Ascendant. To begin with, most of the Virgin natives tend to be calm, shy and quiet at least on surface. They often take time to react to a situation. Being down-to- and easy- going, they also tend to be calculated and diplomatic in demanding situations, more so because of their steadying element –Earth. Diligent and painstakingly neat and tidy they are usually modest people, the initial appearances say that much, inherently, many Virgos may be too careful about their actions and appearances. They are critical and judgmental of others.
Ruler of the Ascendant and also that of the tenth house, Mercury is retrograde in Earth sign Taurus along with Sun and Mars. All are positioned in the ninth house. Ruler of the ninth house Venus is in air sign Gemini and stationed in the tenth house. In this way Mercury and Venus exchange sign with each other. This position support best of ‘Raj Yoga’. This leads Kiran Bedi to keep climbing up ladder to make notable progress. She was first woman to join Indian Police Services and went on to hold higher positions in due course of time. Moon holds portfolio of the eleventh house. Moon is debilitated in a water sign Scorpio and positioned in the third house. This is in opposition retrograde Mercury, Sun and Mars stationed in the ninth house. Wily Saturn rules the fifth and the sixth house. Saturn is in a fire sign Leo and stationed in the 12th house. Saturn stationed in the 12th house, eyes the ninth house along with planets positioned therein. This influence of Saturn acts as obstructionist and delays her progress. This position of Saturn also affects her personal life. Jupiter holds portfolio of the seventh and the fourth house. Jupiter is debilitated in earth sign Capricorn and positioned in the fifth house. Jupiter has positive influence over the ninth house along with planets stationed therein. Positive vibes of Jupiter works well for Kiran Bedi to make notable progress in her field of activity. Jupiter also eyes the Ascendant. This influence of Jupiter gives her a much presentable looks. Shadow planet Rahu is in a fire sign Aries and malefic Ketu is in air sign Libra. They are positioned on 2/8 house axis.
In Chalit Chart malefic Ketu shifts into the first house. Rahu shifts into the seventh house.
In Navmansha D9 chart Mercury, Sun and Jupiter are in their own sign 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 moves through the fourth house in direct opposition to radical position of Venus stationed in the tenth house. Influence of Saturn leads Kiran Bedi a comfortable position which is challenging as well. Now she is appointed as Lieutent Governor of Pondicherry. This can be challenging as congress rules the state. Transiting Saturn has an eye over the Ascendant. This does not spell a happy proposition for Kiran Bedi. Muscular and pain in joints can trouble her. She needs to take due care about her health. Movement of Saturn through the fourth house is to be eventful and at times much challenging for Kiran Bedi.
Shadow planet Rahu transits in a dual nature air sign Gemini. Rahu now moves through the tenth house. In turn Rahu is to cross over radical position of Venus stationed in the tenth house. This indicates that Kiran Bedi needs to take more responsibility for good. Progressive forces are to work effectively here.
Malefic Ketu transits in last of fire sign Sagittarius for whole of the year 2019. Ketu moves through the fourth house in company of Saturn. This movement of two malefic through does not sound well for Kiran Bedi. She needs to be much careful about her health. She may have constraints to make further progress on political front. She has to accept new challenges willingly and work hard over the same to achieve her objective.
Jupiter currently transits in a water sign Scorpio. Jupiter moves through the third house. Jupiter moving through the third house crossed over radical position of Moon stationed therein. Kiran Bedi is to remain under pressure for one reason or other. She needs to handle this much tactfully and keep her cool. From 30th March Jupiter enters its own sign Sagittarius. From 11th April Jupiter turns retrograde. From 23rd April Jupiter moving in retrograde mode reenters water sign Scorpio. Jupiter becomes direct in motion from 12th August. This period of retrogression by Jupiter seems much eventful and challenging as well for Kiran Bedi. From 12th August when Jupiter becomes direct, things are to start moving favorably for her.
From 5th November Jupiter again enters its own sign Sagittarius. Saturn now moves through the fourth house in company of Saturn and malefic Ketu. This movement can lead to more expenses some of which may be unwarranted. Kiran Bedi needs to manage finances much carefully now. This movement of three planets through the fourth house is to render kind of mix results.
Summarizing the effect of transit by major planets seems eventful and kind of challenging at times for Kiran Bedi. Progressive forces are to work effectively for her. She needs to take much care about her health.