Shastra' is one of the almost lost Vedic Astrology
methods which has it's detailed descriptions in our
ancient" scriptures such as 'Rudrayaamal'. 'Vishnuyaamal',
'Shaktiyaamal, 'Samarsaar' & ‘Narpatijayacharya'.
sound of the first letter of commonly spoken name makes
the base of predictions under this method. Remember to
consider 'commonly spoken name' and not the actual name
which may be different also.
example, suppose we are looking for harmony with 'The
Great Eastern Shipping Company Ltd.'. Here, first word
'The' sounds as 'da'. But, the company is normally
identified in the market as 'G.E.Shipping', where the
starting sound of 'G.E.' becomes 'ja'. The positive values
in the index of 'ja' should be sought.