Hora Makarand seems to have been penned by the author with a view to synthesizing views of various earlier writers ranging from Parashara to Satyacharya and Varahamihira. It is needless to mention that in the historical chronology of writers on astrology,Varahamihira is most authentic and presents a both platform for further research and allows modifications of interpretations to suit the contemporary terms. And this text should be seen as another further step in this direction initiated by Varahamihira.
About the Author
Shri H.K.Thite is known for his astrology translations of classics. His books are of great value to the scholars of astrology as well as to the students as they have been composed after studying the work of great sages.