Varna is the caste of the native. The caste has a social aspect and also a spiritual one.
There are four Varnas
Vana is not only a wordly property of the native but has a deeper spiritual meaning.
There are several different methods to determine the Varna, based upon
Astakoota uses the first option (Rasi of the Moon).
|Brahmin||Water||Cancer, Scorpio, Pisces|
|Kshattriya||Fire||Aries, Leo, Sagittarius|
|Vaishya||Air||Gemini, Libra, Aquarius|
|Shudra||Earth||Taurus, Virgo, Capricorn|
Rule: the Varna of the groom should be equal or higher than the Varna of the bride. Favourable combinations get 1 point, else 0.