Mohanlal’s Horoscope: Background and the story so far

Astrological analysis of the horoscope of Mohanlal.


Who is Mohanlal?
Mohanlal Vishwanathan, more famously known as Mohanlal or Lalettan as preferred by his fans, is an actor, producer, playback singer, and distributor predominantly working in Malayalam cinema. He has also sporadically acted in Tamil, Telugu, and Hindi films. He is one of the most respected Indian actors with a career spanning over four decades. He has over 340 films to his credit.

Mohanlal is regarded as one of the greatest actors in Indian cinema. Apart from Malayalam films, he has also acted in few other Indian language films. He has won five National Film Awards which includes two Best Actor award, a Special Jury Mention and a Special Jury Award for acting and the Best Feature Film award for which he was the producer. He also won nine Kerala State Film Awards and South Filmfare Awards, as well as various other accolades. In 2001, the Government of India honored him with a Padma Shri. He was awarded the Padma Bhushan, India’s fourth and third highest civilian honors in 2019 for his contributions to Indian cinema. In 2009, he was awarded the honorary rank of Lieutenant Colonel in the Territorial Army by the then Army Chief, Deepak Kapoor, becoming the first Indian actor to receive the honor. Additionally, he has also received honorary doctorates from Sree Sree Sankaracharya University of Sanskrit in 2010 and the University of Calicut in 2018.

Mohanlal was born in Elanthoor Village of Pathanamthitta district, Kerala on 21 May 1960 to Viswanathan Nair, who was a former bureaucrat and Law Secretary with the Kerala Government, and Santhakumari. Mohanlal grew up in his paternal home at Mudavanmugal in Thiruvanathapuram. He received his education from Government Model Boys Higher Secondary School, Thiruvananthapuram. He graduated from Mahatma Gandhi College, Thiruvananthapuram with a graduate degree in Commerce. Mohanlal’s first role was during his sixth grade when he acted for a stage play named Computer Boy, in which he portrayed a 90-year-old man. He was also the Kerala state wrestling champion during 1977 and 1978.

In 1978, Mohanlal made his acting debut at the age of 18 in the Malayalam film “Thiranottam,” however, the film’s release was delayed for 25 years due to censorship issues. His screen debut was in 1980 for the film “ManjilVirinjaPookkal” in which he played the antagonist. He continued to do negative roles and then rose to secondary lead roles. Mohanlal ventured into film production in 1984 with the film “Adiyozhukkukal” under the banner of Casino Films. He received the first National Film Award for Best Actor for his film “Bharatham” released in 1991. His second National Film Award was for “Vanaprastham” in 1999. Mohanlal also captained the Kerala team in the Celebrity Cricket League between 2012 and 2013.

The Indian media describes Mohanlal as one of the most versatile actors for his natural acting style. In 2004, Reader’s Digest described him as “cinema’s jack of all trades and master of many.” Director Ram Gopal Varma also described Mohanlal as “one of one of the finest actors in the country who can slip into any role easily.”

On 28 April 1988, Mohanlal married Suchitra, daughter of the Tamil film producer, K. Balaji. They have two children – Pranav Mohanlal and Vismaya Mohanlal.

Mohanlal is also renowned for his philanthropic accomplishments. He is the founder of the ViswaSanthi Foundation, a non-profit charitable organization. Mohanlal is a self-proclaimed foodie and also enjoys cooking. He also enjoys melodious music. Mohanlal describes himself as a spiritual and religious person. He is also an avid reader and likes to read Osho, J. Krishnamurti, Aurobindo, and Ramana Maharshi. He has often said that every event in his life, including his film career, was fortuitous.

Name: Mohanlal Viswanathan
Gender: Male
Date of Birth: 21 May, 1960 Saturday
Time of Birth (Hr.Min.Sec): 04:20:00 PM Standard Time
Time Zone (Hrs.Mins): 05:30 East of Greenwich
Place of Birth : Elanthoor
Longitude&Latitude (Deg.Mins): 76.43 East, 9.16 North
Ayanamsa: Chitra Paksha = = 23 Deg. 18 Min. 10 Sec
Birth Star – Star Pada (Quarter): Revathi – 2
Birth Rasi – Rasi Lord: Meena – Guru

Mohanlal’s Horoscope and Success: Explained from an Astrological perspective

Mohanlal was born on Saturday which makes him emotional and sensitive. His birth star is Revathi which makes him a sincere, straightforward, and open-minded individual. Though he is quick to anger, he displays his true self to others. He is indicated to be confident in his abilities. Since Mohanlal is born in Dwadashi Thithi, he attaches great importance to power and influence in worldly and spiritual matters. He is indicated to have Ayushmath Nithyayoga which is an indicator of long life. He is indicated to assume leadership roles both within the family and in society.

Based on the position of Lagna in Mohanlal’s horoscope, he is described to be idealistic, quick-witted, positive, well-informed, and is interested in logic and legality. His horoscope describes him to be imaginative, perceptive, a bit of a dreamer, and self-confident. He enjoys traveling, poetry, music, and art. Physically, he is described to have attractive eyes and an impressive appearance which are the most important characteristics of an actor. The horoscope indicates that he would probably have an alias or nick-name which is true, as he is known by the nickname “Lalettan” among his colleagues, friends, and fans. Mohanlal is described to be a believer in divine power. He is indicated to have the power to convince people because of his zeal and enthusiasm. He is described to be exceptionally honest.

Since the Lagna lies in the first Drekkana of its house, Mohanlal will have financial success in business enterprises and live extravagantly. The significant years in his life are 17, 24, 31, 40, 43, and 57.

The Lagna lord aspects the first house in Mohanlal’s horoscope which bestows him with financial prosperity, thinking power, and fame. Since the Lagna lord is positioned in Lagna Kendra and a benefic is placed in the seventh house, he is indicated to have beneficial results. Mars aspects Lagna in Mohanlal’s horoscope which indicates him to have a charitable mind. As Venus aspects the Lagna in his horoscope, he is advised to avoid overindulgence and spending too much money and time on leisure and pleasure.

The Moon and the second lord are positioned together in Mohanlal’s horoscope. This indicates that he will have an interest in arts and performances. Jupiter is placed in the 3rd house which bestows him with a photographic memory. He will be well-liked by the opposite sex which is true as he has a huge female fan following irrespective of age. He may be thrifty, but he will be ready to help his family.

Saturn is positioned in the 3rd house which indicates that he will have a loving partner. He is indicated to be wealthy and famous and long-lived. The lord of the 4th house is occupying the 3rd in Mohanlal’s horoscope. This indicates that he will be a self-made man and will inherit good values and beliefs from his parents who will have a great influence on his development. This is true as he shared a deep bond with his parents, especially his mother. Mohanlal was very attached to his mother whom he considered a solid rock in his life. It is suggested that he should not hesitate to go for frequent medical check-ups as they will prevent bad situations. The beneficial influence of Jupiter on the fourth lord reduces the bad effects predicted otherwise…Read More

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