What is common between Aamir Khan, Shah Rukh Khan, Salman Khan, AR Rahman , JK Rowling, Steve Waugh, Brooke Shields and Undertaker? Well, they were all born in the influential year 1965. Pt. Bhanupratapnarain Mishra reveals all about the power of this magical year. (Incidentally the astrologer himself was born in the same year and has been a Youth Congress leader)
You must have felt a sudden surge of happiness after reading this headline if you too were born in 1965.
Known as the snake year in Chinese astrology, year 1965 according to Vedic astrology signifies great friendship between the following three planets.
First is the justice lover Saturn thanks to which we have Shani Ki Saadhe Saati, Shani ki Dhaiyya- (two and a half year period) cycle, Rahu and Ketu, that has an effect on every human being and for that matter gods and goddesses too. While Saturn was in its own strong sign Aquarius in the remarkable year 1965, Rahu was in its exaltation sign Taurus. Ketu too was in his exaltation sign Scorpio.
The most beneficial planet Jupiter that started the year on the retrograde motion with friendly sign Aries, entered Taurus after a while which is the sign of its enemy Venus, and formed a dangerous astrological yog called Guru Chandal with Rahu.
Before the yearend, Jupiter reached closer to its exaltation sign Gemini and blessed this world with some famous personalities. The strong planets that ruled this year provided immense fame to those born in the year albeit with some controversies. Here are few of those personalities:
Allahrakha Rehaman: With a little bit confused gait, the Mozart of Madras AR Rahman was born on January 6, 1965. He has Aries ascendant and Capricorn sign. Not only did he make some melodious tunes for mobile, his superb music in film Slumdog Millionaire bagged him the nomination in Golden globe as well as Oscars.
He struggled in his early life, but his music genius came to be recognized in his early Tamil movies and ad films. The musician was also awarded Padmashree by Indian government this year. His music in Hindi films created waves among masses as well as critics.
Aamir Khan: On March 14, another superstar Aamir Khan was born. He has Aries ascendant and Cancer sign. His first film Qayamat Se Qayamat Tak got him early fame. Apart from giving huge hits, the perfectionist took his cricket-based film - Lagaan -- to Oscars. Mangal Pandey and Taare Zamin Par got rave reviews in India as well as overseas. His latest Film Ghajini too is doing great business.
Shah Rukh Khan: The Bollwood King Khan was born on November 2. He has Leo ascendant and Capricorn sign. In his horoscope two mahapursh rajyog-Ruchak and Sasa are evident that gave him great name and money. With no background in film world he made his mark and is popular among all generations.
Dil Aashna Hai, Deewana, Bajigar, Darr, Dilwale Dulhania Le Jaayenge, Kabhi Khushi Kabhi Ghum, Swades, Chak de India, Om Shanti Om and recently released film Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi are some of his great films. Not only general public but people like Rahul Gandhi and his sister Priyanka Vadra are also his great fans. All over the world people admire his talent and humanity. In Indian Premier League's Twenty-Twenty cricket tournament his team Kolkata Knight Riders under the captaincy of great captain Sourav Ganguly gained a lot of popularity.
Salman Khan: Salman Khan was born on December 27, 1965. He too has Aries ascendant and Aquarius sign. In his horoscope one mahapursh rajyog Ruchak can be credited for his great success albeit with some controversies.
His acting skills were initially noticed with Maine Pyaar Kiya. His father Salim Khan is a well-known writer. Hum Aapke Hain Kaun, Tere Naam, Karan Arjun, Saajan, Aandaaz Apna Apna, Judwaa, Chupke Chupke are some of the films that has made him immensely popular among masses.
His love affairs with Aishwarya Rai and Katrina Kaif have been discussed everywhere be it in India or overseas. His short temper and rash driving sent him to jail too. He spent many nights in Rajasthan's jail for Chinkara killing. The actor who worships Ganesha often faces the anger of his community and parents.
Hollywood actor Brad Pitt, American actress Brooke Shields, Actor Robert Downey Jr. and Del Computer owner Michael Del were also born in this year. World famous writer JK Rowling, who wrote Harry Potter series was born on July 31, 1965. The Monk Who sold his Ferrari writer Robin S. Sharma, Australia's successful cricket captain Steve Waugh, well known players Sanjay Manjreker and Maninder Singh were also born in 1965. Great freestyle wrestler Undertaker was born on March 24, 1965.