It enables any thoughtful reader with a basic knowledge of modern astrology to encounter the Indian tradition, the power of its methods, and the richness of its thought. one of the best, and perhaps the best text of its kind in print.
Vedic Astrology has to be the most thoughtfully organized book dedicated to unraveling the mysteries of the Parasara method of Jyotish, "the science of light." Jyotish transcends the limitations of a logical approach to astrology, reaching into the realm of abstractions and intuition to comprehend the spirit. Ronnie Gale Dreyer goes through the common missteps and maps out the pitfalls that plague novices, and her more than 20 years of study put this complex and sometimes overwhelming subject within reach of the Western astrologer.
Vedic Astrology is an excellent introductory text, covering all the basics of this centuries-old predictive art. The material is well organized, highly readable and easily accessible to anyone with a sincere interest. Ronnie Gale Dreyer has done a beautiful job of bringing this normally cryptic and hidden material to life for Westerners. As a practitioner of both Hindu and Western astrology, the author guides new comers away from the pitfalls and calamities that have destroyed Westerners' hopes of learning Eastern astrology.