lagna लग्न

Definition: noun (masculine neuter) (in astrol.) a scheme or figure of the 12 houses or zodiacal signs (used as a horoscope) (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))an auspicious moment or time fixed upon as lucky for beginning to perform anything (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))decisive measure (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))the decisive moment or time for action (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))the division of the equator which rises in succession with each sign in an oblique sphere (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))the moment of the sun's entrance into a zodiacal sign (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))the point of contact or intersection (of two lines) (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))the point of the ecliptic which at a given time is upon the meridian or at the horizon (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))the point or arc of the equator which corresponds to a given point or arc of the ecliptic (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))the point where the horizon intersects the ecliptic or path of the planets (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))the rising of the sun or of the planets (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))the whole of the first astrological house (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))

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