Alka Yagnik, famous Bollywood singer, was born on 20 March 1963 in Calcutta, India. Alka Yagnik was born in a Gujrati family and her parents were also involved in classical music. Her mother Shubha Yagnik was a Classical Music singer and Alka Yagnik began singing Bhajans for Calcutta Radio at a very young age of six years. During her adolescence, Alka Yagnik came to Mumbai with her mother to try her luck in singing. Eminent Music Directors Kalyanji and Anandji and renowned Music Composer Lakshmikant Shataram have advised Alka Yagnik to wait for a few years till her voice grew mature. Alka Yagnik started her Bollywood Singing career in 1979 with the movie, “Payal ki Jhankar” followed by “Laawaris (1981)”, and “Hamari Bahu Alka (1982)”. But the big break came in 1988 with the super-hit song, “Ek Do Teen” from the Block Buster Bollywood Movie “Tezaab”. The song made Alka Yagnik a star and she also won Filmfare award for the song. Thereafter, there was no looking back for Alka Yagnik and now she is one of the most leading playback singers of Indian Music Industry. Alka Yagnik got married in February 1989 and her husband Neeraj is a successful business man.
In vedic astrology birth chart of Alka Yagnik, the Lagna is Virgo and Lagna Lord Mercury is ill placed and combust in sixth house. Jupiter is generating Hamsa Yoga in its own zodiac sign in seventh house of Alka Yagnik Horoscope. However, due to being combust and united with twelfth lord Sun, the positive impact of Hamsa Yoga has been reduced to some extent. Astrology Readings of Alka Yagnik Birth Chart further indicate the very auspicious union of Venus, Saturn and Moon in the fifth house. As lord of ninth house the conjunction of Venus with fifth lord Saturn in fifth house generates a Raj Yoga; and the involvement of Moon in the yoga has enhanced its impact. The aspect of debilitated and malefic Mars over this union, though, indicates struggle and obstructions in the positive result of the Venus + Saturn + Moon combination.
Vedic astrology readings of Alka Yagnik Horoscope show that till August 1984 she remained under main period of Mars. Being malefic planet for Virgo Ascendant, despite her best efforts, Alka Yagnik could not get success during Mars MD. And it was during Rahu/Jupiter Bhukti (May 1987 to October 1989) that Alka Yagnik became a star with the song, “Ek Do Teen”. At present, she is under Jupiter/Venus till March 2013; and a very bright future is awaiting to bless Alka Yagnik with all success in her career.