Charlotte Benson has practiced Astrology as a credentialed (PMAFA, NCGR, ISAR, AFAN, ACVA) professional for over 40 years from Phoenix, AZ. Since 1994 she has been dedicated to serving the American College of Vedic Astrology, and to the passionate pursuit of Jyotish knowledge. Charlotte has recently been honored to receive the designation of "Jyotisha Choodamani" from the Raman Foundation in Bangalore, the Jyotish Kovid designation from the I.C.A.S. Charlotte was appointed President of the American College of Vedic Astrology following the passing of William Levacy, PhD. in February 2018.

Shoba Mohan Shoba holds an MBA from the Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad, (Finance) and another MBA from the University of Missouri, Columbia (MIS). She retired in 2009, after a long career in Banking, to pursue her lifelong interest in Vedic Astrology. On the Board of ACVA, Shoba is certified by, and an online instructor at the school. Shoba conducts consultations from her home in the Seattle area. Her inspiration was her mother, who was a renowned palmist and numerologist for many years. Shoba is a mother of 2 girls and a grandmother of 4, she spends her spare time traveling around the globe with her husband Krishna.

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Angela Pennington Angela is certified Jyotisha Ratna, Jyotisha Prabakara, Vedic Astrology Coach and Jyotish Online Instructor through the American College of Vedic Astrology. She serves on the ACVA Board of Directors and is a full time Vedic astrologer. She is joint owner of and retail shop. Angela teaches at ACVA and offers classes and private tutoring in her office and online. Angela is on the UAC 2018 Planning Committee.

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Fundamentals of Vedic Astrology, Certificate Course

Fundamentals of Vedic Astrology,  Certificate Course

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  • In collaboration with the American College of Vedic Astrology, Charlotte Benson, Shoba Mohan, and Angela Pennington are pleased to present a multi media foundation course on the essentials of Jyotisha.

    The course will cover: signs (rasis), bhavas (houses), grahas (planets) and almost everything else you need to know to get your feet wet in the ocean of Jyotisha.  A Certificate Of Fundamentals of Vedic Astrology will be conferred. This certificate can be applied towards accreditation from ACVA Online.

  • Length:  4 hours 17 minutes
    Handouts:  158
    MP3 File Count:  4
    CD Count:  4
    Sponsoring Organization:  Sedona Vedic Astrology, LLC
    Date of Talk:  11/30/2017
    Location:  Sedona, Arizona