Moon is the most important planet in Vedic Astrology. It is the seed of a horoscope. Moon represents the mind of a person, his subconscious,his mental inclinations; the reason why the moon chart is so important in astrology. Many a times the results come out more correctly from Moon chart rather than the Ascendant.
Persons dominated by a strong moon are dreamers, they are controlled by imagination,they are very creative and do not like the materialistic aspect of nature. They love Beauty and try to see the positive side of everything which also makes them very sensitive and caring. Travel is one thing which people with strong moon love to do, they seldom stay at one place. They are the one who build air castles, plan great things but seldom put them into operation because they have little practical value. Their world is full of imagination, they are very lazy and prefer to live in the dreamworld. They are restless and do not stay at one place because of which they love to travel. In the charts of musicians, singers, writers, travelers Moon is strong.
These people are driven by emotions, they are not practical which makes them romantic and loyal partners.
They have a strong bond with their Mother as Moon represents mother in one’s chart. The various aspects on moon along with the Fourth House tells one about the bonding they with their mother and the also well being of the mother.
Moon’s placement in various Houses further effects those houses in a lunar way and enhances the significations if the moon is well placed and well aspected.
Let’s consider Moon in Seventh House,
Seventh house is he house of romance, marital happiness, partnerships, foreign among many other things.
When strong moon is placed in the seventh house, the native gets a beautiful and charming partner. He is compassionate, gets easily influenced by the opposite sex, desires to live in a foreign country. Gains from foreign trade, water products, loves to travel.
Moon decides the dasha balance one gets in life which times all the events that takes place in life. It travels the entire zodiac in 28 days.