The computerization of Astrology has brought revolution in the field of astrology. People well versed with the programming and astrological knowledge created astrological software to cater to the need of astrologers not only to get computerized horoscope instantly but also comprehensive astrological calculations within a very short time.
In olden times astrologers used to cast various horoscopes and do astrological calculations manually which was not only an intricate process but also involved the probability of errors and mistakes. Moreover, it was a time consuming and tiring process too. Now with the advent of various astrological software in the modern era of computers the probability of mistakes is not much as there is no manual handling of data.
Although modern science is not competent enough to make accurate predictions about natives, share market, business, weather, earthquakes and other natural calamities etc. however, modern technology plus astrology has made the process easier.
Lots of people with research oriented mind are busy in making improvement in astrological softwares not only for accurate calculations but also correct predictions. The computers help a lot as we succeed in generating and handling big data required for research work.
There are several good astrological softwares available in the market today. Majority of softwares are quite authentic and reliable. Only an astrologer can determine that which one out of these softwares is the best, the most authentic and suits him/her the most.
People fond of doing lots of research work in the field of astrology should buy any software of their choice to save the data of their interest required for their research work. Moreover they can cast the horoscope of their client instantly anywhere anytime. To cater to this need the astrological software are available for mobile phone too.
Horoscope software today typically make accurate planet position calculations, display and print these positions using astrological glyph symbols in graphic charts, save and retrieve individuals' data to and from database files, compare the planet positions of different charts to find the astrological aspects between them (e.g. for compatibility), calculate the dates of important events in the future for a chart and research the saved chart database. Some generate colorful geographical maps with lines showing where the planets rise and culminate at a significant time, usually the time of birth or the time of inception of an organization (called astrocartography).
Horoscope softwares usually come bundled with an electronic atlas, allowing the review of the longitudes, latitudes and time zone observance histories for cities and towns. Many assemble interpretive text about the various element combinations in a chart into comprehensive printed reports.
Good features like its being user friendly, containing the facility of viewing several horoscopes on one screen simultaneously & accuracy in calculations with universal acceptance are prime qualities of a quality software because the credibility of any astrological software lies in its accuracy only. It should contain comprehensive data bank with least possibilities of mistakes and errors. It will be a great plus if it gives accounting facility with the option of saving various types of data. It should also support various Ayanamsa with a facility to add user defined Ayanamsa. It would be always good if it provides permanent backup for all things done. Good software give the option of using Neptune, Pluto and Uranus as planets in chart. It would be an added advantage if the software is multilingual.
In nutshell a good astrological software should have all the above qualities with option of different styles of charts like South Indian, North Indian, Oriya, Bengali and Western system so that it remains globally acceptable. Finally it should be supporting various astrological systems and all aspects of astrology with comprehensive Calculations, All Astrological Combinations (Yoga), Various Remedial Measures, All Divisional Charts, Various types of Dashas, Parashari Astrology, Jaimini Astrology, Kundli Milan (Matching), Varshphal, Numerology, Horary, K.P, Lal Kitab, Muhurat, Panchang, Mundane, Books, Calendar, Transit, Mantras and lots of other necessary astrological information with Predictions.
There are several astrological softwares like Leostar, Parashar Light, Horosoft, Jagannath Hora and Kundali Pro etc which contain few or all above mentioned qualities with slight difference in user interface. Leostar produced by Future Point is considered to be the best choice of professional astrologers and that is why it is used globally. Leostar which supports all astrological systems is the leader in Vedic Astrology Sofwares for the Professional Astrologers and beginners alike. It features a wealth of calculations, charts, tables, tutorials, and interpretive reports and that is why the Professional Astrologers prefer to use this software.