Kundali Matching | Horoscope Compatibility in Vedic Astrology

Kundali Matching | Horoscope Compatibility in Vedic AstrologyKundali Matching | Horoscope Compatibility in Vedic Astrology. Horoscope matching plays a major role in obtaining an ideal life partner. Marriage is one of the important events of any person’s life, so every step must be carefully taken. Eight important steps have been included under horoscope matching. Therefore you can’t underestimate the power of horoscope matching.

The tradition of horoscope matching is the gift of our sages. which has been in existence for thousands of years ago. In the old days, horoscope matching was considered an important tool for a strong and happy marriage. For this reason, even today, when the discussion of marriage between two families is going on, the birth chart of the couple is asked to be matched. If both match perfect, then the marital bond is approved.

Why need Horoscope Matching?

Horoscope matching is the most important tool to know the person. It always seen that the individuals hide their personality, temperament, wrong conduct, illicit relationship or weakness or even lie about it.  but the planet in the horoscope never lies. Astrologers can do it. It is also possible that a person’s personality or interests change over time for good or bad. Horoscopes help in predicting the changes from pre-wedding to post-marriage and the effect on the relationship between the couple.

Through horoscopes, an astrologer can give detailed information about the changes occurring after marriage or not. they also predict the effect on the relationship between the couple. Detailed horoscope analysis for marriage helps in understanding the nature of the couple. On the basis of compatibility, both families are able to decide whether we should get married or not?

What to do for Horoscope matching?

In the process of matching the horoscope for marriage, the following factors in the horoscope mainly focus on.

Out of these, the “Ashtkoot” or “Ashtgunas” matching is more important than any other theory.  The eight different aspects of the Ashtaguna are used when matching the groom’s and bride’s chart. There are a total of 36 points in Gunas matching. The Points have been assigned to each aspect on the basis of compatibility. The sum of all points gives you a compatibility score between partner.

Thus, horoscope matching is a process that highlights potential pitfalls in a relationship. It also provides remedies on how to deal with this loss successfully. It helps to identify how much harmony and longevity is in the relationship between the couple.

What is Guna Milan in Kundali Matching?

All the 8 guns are counted on the basis of the birth chart of both, in which the fixed points of all have been determined, adding all the points of all the Gunas makes a total of 36 points. The compatibility between these 8 guna helps determine stability, intimacy, affection, devotion and faith in marriage life. These Guns are:

Koot/ GunaFix maximum Point
Graha Maitri5


Varna thought is based on caste classification – Brahmin, Kshatriya, Vaishya, and Shudra. The above-mentioned caste division has been considered progressively higher. It considers the groom, bride’s instincts, personality, spiritual compatibility, ego level, skills and interests. The groom’s varna must be either equal to or greater than the bride’s varna.


This guna helps in determining the dominance over each other. It shows mutual attraction, restraint in marriage and also calculates the temperament between married couples. A person is classified into 5 types like ….

Manav ( Nara)Human
VancharWild animals such as lion
ChatuspadSmall animals such as deer
JalcharSea animals


This is for constellation matching between the bride and groom, which gives us a sign of health, prosperity and longevity after marriage. There are 27 birth stars (Nakshatra) in the zodiac.

BharniPorva PhalguniPorva Ashadha
KritikaUttar PhalguniUttar Ashadha
PunarvashuVishakhaPoorva Bhadrapada
PushyaAnuradhaUttara Bhadrapad


This gun helps in analyzing the intimacy, sexual compatibility and mutual understanding of love between the partners. Yoni Koot is classified into 14 animals, which are Horse, Elephant, Sheep, Snake, Dog, Cat, Rat, Cow, Buffalo, Tiger, Hare/Deer, Monkey, Lion, Mongoose.

Planet Friendship 

It analyzes the intellectual and mental compatibility, family and social relationship between the couple.


It helps in determining compatibility between the behaviour, character and nature of the couple. Birth constellations (Nakshatras) are divided into three categories-

DevGod,  Satva Guna
ManavHuman, Rajas Guna
RakshasDemon, Tamo Guna


It is also called Rashikoot. Bhakoot means the difference between the zodiac signs of the bride and the girl. It is related to emotional compatibility and love, financial prosperity, career development, family harmony, child happiness and sorrow after marriage.

The placement of the planets in the boy’s birth chart is compared with the girl’s birth chart. If the boy’s moon is placed in the 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th house from the girl’s moon, it is considered bad or inauspicious while the 7th and 12th house are considered good.

In the case of a female, the natal chart moon is placed in the 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th and 6th houses from the male chart, it will be auspicious and inauspicious if it is placed in the 12th grade. Bhakoot Dosh Reason


This refers to the cases of Gun Blood Group, childbirth and child. This gun is awarded the highest point in gun score. It indicates the health of self and progeny after marriage. Constellation is divided into 3 parts like —

Aadi NdiVata
Madhya NadiPitta
Antya NadiKapha

How Minimum points are best for horoscope matching?

Often people ask how many points are good for a happy marriage. Our sages have said that a minimum of 18 guns should be matched for marriage. A score of 18 or above is considered auspicious and safe for a happy marriage.

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