Sanjay Rath

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Sanjay Rath
Sanjay Rath.jpg
Native nameସଞୟ ରଥ
Born (1963-08-07) 7 August 1963 (age 55)
ResidenceNew Delhi, India
Known forJyotiṣa (Vedic Astrology)
Spouse(s)Sarbani Rath
ChildrenAditi Rath, Somanath
Parent(s)Umakant Rath, Manjoo Rath

Sanjay Rath (Odia: ସଞୟ ରଥ; born 7 August 1963 at Sambalpur, Odisha) is an Indian astrologer.[1] He comes from a traditional family of astrologers from Bira Balabhadrapur Sasan village in Puri, which trace their lineage back to Shri Achyuta Das (Acyutananda).[2]

Sanjay Rath became a graduate of mechanical engineering and joined the Government of India[3] in July 1991. He was promoted to Under Secretary in the Ministry of Defence in October 1997. Sanjay Rath resigned from government service in September 2000 to focus on Jyotisha.[citation needed]


Sanjay Rath at an astrology conference,seated first from left

Sanjay Rath, and his students write Jyotiṣa articles, which are published in quarterly magazine,Jyotish Digest.


  1. ^ "Vedic astrology lessons in 'guru-sishya parampara' – Times of India". Indiatimes. 9 December 2002. Retrieved 22 September 2011.
  2. ^ Torch Bearers of Vedic Traditions : Brahmin Sasan Villages in Orissa by Nityananda Patnaik. Vedam Books, New Delhi, Classical, 2002, ix, 227 p. ISBN 81-7054-346-0
  3. ^ CSL No.3285 Archived 6 January 2011 at the Wayback Machine.

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