It is really unfortunate to note that the horoscope
applies negatively to girls. Of the 27 recognized
birth stars in horoscope, 9 stars are supposed to be
inauspicious to girls. They are however not
horoscope does not match with that of the boy. When
such a tradition becomes a barrier to the future of a girl, we should think
again over it.For eg, child marriage seems to have come into vogue,
to save minor girls from becoming orphans, in case,
the parents die unexpectedly. But now the time has been
changed. The longevity of people and health have
been improved.It is better to proceed in the light
of intelligence, instead of following the out of date traditions,
composed thosands of years ago and that seem irrelevant today.
The old tradition of polygomy is not followed now.
Traditions that bring miseries to humans, who introduced
them, should change according to time.Water stinks, if it
does not flow.Likewise, traditions become inapplicable if they
do not change with the moving time.Our ancestors did not said
that following the traditions would be beneficial for the welfare of
the human beings.We should discuss about the traditions
which if observed, spoils the life of an innocent humanbeing.
Source:Translation(Ravindranatha Shyaanbhaagh—Kannada author)