“We all have certain role to play for the sake of mankind and those who are privileged should always stretch their hands towards those who are in need.” – this is the philosophy Dr. Sohini Sastri believes and maintains. Dr. Sohini Sastri has been following the path of spirituality since her early age and always keen to help her followers with the divine knowledge and power she possessed. She has been practicing Occult Science for more than 20 years and considered as one of the best astrologers in India. Her monumental personality, vast knowledge in astrology and unique skill of accurate prediction in astrological field made her ‘peoples’ favourite’. They say, if you can achieve one quality in life, ‘be kind’. Dr. Sastri manifested that saying, through her journey so far. Her wholehearted involvement in numerous social activities, humbleness, and candid nature helps her to stand out from others.
Profile & Specialization
Astrologer, Life Coach, and Philanthropist Dr. Sohini Sastri hails from a family of noble and famous personalities like Swami Dharmamegharanya Aranya and Swami Hariharananda Aranya from her maternal side. She completed her master’s degree and PhD in Political Science from a reputed university. She was honoured with Doctorate in Astrology for her exceptional journey and contribution to the society. She has also been rewarded with honorary ‘DLitt in Astrology’ by National American University, USA.
Dr. Sohini Sastri specializes in Krishnamurti Paddhati, popularly known as KP astrology. Created by Late K.S. Krishnamurti, KP System is based on finer points of Indian and Western astrology and regarded as the most accurate system of present time.
Along with Vedic astrology, Dr. Sohini Sastri also excels at Palmistry, Numerology, Vastu Shastra, and Color therapy. Being a certified Gemologist, she always recommends and helps her followers to choose genuine gemstones & rudraksh. She has never backed down from spreading the positivity she draws from her spiritual practices. Over the last few decades, she has helped thousands of her followers with astrological prediction and cosmic energy. They say, she has a divine aura and positive vibes around her, which gives a calmness and a sense of certainty to the most disturbed person.
In an interview, Dr. Sastri revealed how spirituality and her belief in supreme power has helped her to keep calm and overcome all the difficulties. She has suggested the same for us. She says, “Think one step at a time, keep your calm, meditate, and do something good and impactful for the society through your journey. In the process, you will realize you are not alone, the universe is working for you.”
Her path was never easy. Astrology community has been polluted by many in past. Specially, being a woman and going through this road was tough. The height she achieved today is clearly a story of women strength and women empowerment. Her contribution to the society made her part of few of the esteemed communities like –
- Asian Congress of astrologers
- Associate member of the astrological association of Great Britain
- Life Member Astrological research Project, Kolkata
- Life Member of Bangiya Astro-medical Research Centre
- Golden Member of Dharma Research Centre (Chennai)
- Member of Astrological Association, Great Britain
- Associate Member of American Federation of Astrologer
- Associate Member of Federation of Australian Astrologer & so on
Over the years she has achieved a great height in the field of astrology and divine science. Among numerous awards she has achieved, few of the latest are –
- Champion of Change, 2018 from Honorable Vice President Shri Venkaiah Naidu
- Champion of Change, 2019 from former President Late Shri Pranab Mukherjee
- Pride of Nation, 2019 from Honorable Defense Minister Shri Rajnath Singh
- Indian Achievers Award, 2020 from Honorable Union HRD Minister Dr. Ramesh Pokhriyal
- Champion of Change, 2020 from Honorable Governor of Maharashtra Shri Bhagat Singh Koshyari
- Felicitated by Governor of West Bengal Shri Jagdeep DhanKhar
- Felicitated by Honorable Governor of Uttarakhand Shrimoti Baby Rani Mouriya
- Femina Brand Award, 2021 by Femina India
- Honoured by World Book of Record 2022 for her contribution in astrology, palmistry, vastu shastra etc.
Very recently, she has been regarded as the “Best astrologer in World” by Astrological Association of Great Britain.
Besides she has also felicitated by eminent Bollywood celebs, TV actors/actresses, and entrepreneurs from other fields and invited as Chief Guest or Guest of Honour in many events. Following is the photo-gallery where you will experience some of her cherished moments – http://www.sohinisastri.com/image-gallery/
As an avid student of astrology, she always updates herself with knowledge of every wing of astrology and she shares her experiences with people through various blogs and articles. She is a regular columnist of Femina India, Times of India, Business Standard, Forbes India, Outlook, The Week, Mid-day, and lots of other leading magazines. As well she is a popular face in many national television channels. You will find most of her videos in the following YouTube channel: https://youtu.be/xJgAy3-VAE4
To spread awareness about astrology she has started writing books in laymen language and those books are getting immense popularity. Within a very short career span as an author, she has already published 3 books, i.e. A Complete Guide to Astrology, Handbook of Corporate and Professional Astrology, and Career Astrology Made Easy. Recently Dr Sastri went to Mumbai for a session with Arbaaz Khan and Neil Nitin Mukesh on his second book, Handbook of Corporate and Professional Astrology. “There is a science which we do not understand, and we all require a guide in our life. No one can be better than Dr. Sohini Sastri who can lead us in the right direction,” said Neil Nitin Mukesh during the discussion with Dr. Sastri.
Last but not the least, we all know Dr. Sohini Sastri as a successful astrologer; but she has been doing many social works over the years. It was always behind the curtain. She truly believes in helping people whatever way she can. On the time of Covid-19 pandemic, she was among the first few to contribute masks, sanitizer, PPE kit and other necessary items to the frontline warriors. As well, she has organised numerous campaigns to strengthen the mental health of doctors, nurses, and other frontline workers. She is the director of Visionary Foundation, Kolkata. She was very active in Corona Awareness Campaign arranged by Calcutta Police Club. She was also the flag bearer of World Kidney Day organised by Institute of Child Health and Anti-drug Campaign organised by Calcutta Police Club. Apart from this Dr. Sastri is also associated with Smile, ISKCON, Sampark and many other charitable Foundation. Her work in the field of child health, child education is creating a serious positive impact on the society.
Being a woman entrepreneur, she always expresses the need of woman empowerment and how it can help the society. She says, “Be proud of being a woman, celebrate your womanhood”.
We can all agree that she is creating an impact on the society in many fields, be it astrology, women empowerment, or social activities; Dr. Sohini Sastri is the name we are, and we will be hearing repeatedly. Website URL: www.sohinisastri.com/