“Astropro” is an all in one app for Vedic Almanac, calendar of festivals, horoscope casting with analysis, and also to determine muhurthas for auspicious events. Thus it unveils the power of Vedic Astronomy for a successful, peaceful, and spiritual life. Users can set any major cities around the world and work with different key menu categories with its features discussed below with respective screen shots.
This provides current calendar date with Sunrise, Sunset, day’s star with its transition time, lunar month, tithi and year followed by any major Festival events for the given city of choice. User’s can navigate through days and months for the current year that gives corresponding Vedic almanac details as well as charts for planetary positions.
This section gives the almanac details for any given month that enables the user to quickly glance through the list of important festivals, days for rituals etc. in order to plan your own personal calendar of activities. This Vedic calendar is further supplemented with ephemeris data and table is provided in a separate section. In addition a comprehensive list of Vedic festivals and lunar days is displayed for the given year and city that helps users to plan respective Vedic rituals ahead of time.
By default, it gives the traditional chart with zodiacal details in terms of its longitude and position with respect to different constellations for the date selected on the home screen. Therefore one can navigate the home screen to set any day in the current year to obtain the day’s chart. . ‘Chart Type’ button is provided in the toolbar to quickly switch between chart formats from south Indian to north Indian style as shown in the screen shots. All chart almanac data are consistent with apps published on other platforms such as windows PC and iOS.
In addition, one can cast horoscopes based on place and time that provides additional scrolled output on major astrological analysis listed below.
1. Zodiacal analysis
2. Vimsottari dasha analysis
3. Dasha-bhukti including pratyantar dasha analysis
4. Sapthavarga/Dasavarga analysis
5. Bhavavarga Analysis and special yogas
6. Ahshtakavarga analysis
7. Ashtakavarga Summary
This saves from the treachery involved in exhaustive computational skills required to perform above tasks and makes it readily available for quick interpretation. Further, in Dasha-bhukti analysis the favorable timeline has been color coded for quick interpretation. You can save your charts in a file for quick access as and when required. App allows you to store up to 100 individual’s chart data and once loaded you can navigate and select a specific chart for display. You can also delete charts that are no longer needed.
App helps the users to elect days for important events such as marriage, upanayana, and other general purpose. App generates a calendar of dates for a given year and month with almanac details and in case of harmonious days its suitability with respect to an individual's birth star.
In this version, app provides list of recommended stars for travel, house warming and for important business respectively while electing days for these activities as a part of general-purpose harmonious days.
In addition, muhurtha section also provides a menu for matrimonial match making that gives points scored under individual category with overall compatibility in percentages.
Help file provides a Vedic almanac glossary with brief writing on various keywords, terminology and legend used in various sections of this app. It is quite educational even for beginners and people can quickly comprehend its significance with different computational logic used for the purpose.