The few simple ways you can increase your consciousness:Becoming conscious of planetary horas: Understanding and connecting to planetary energies can help you acquire the right consciousness at the right time. Each hour (hora) of a day is ruled by a planet. Trying to understand the energies ruling the hours of the days can make you more sensitive and conscious of super-natural powers. Becoming spiritual through specific planets: When you propitiate and receive blessings of certain planets you can gain spiritual powers.
- Jupiter is the controller of all other planets, and it plays the role of a revered spiritual master of the demigods. It influences individuals into subjects of philosophy and spirituality.
- Saturn controls the practice of yoga and renunciation, or detachment from the material world. Lessons learned from it help in gaining spiritual perspective on life. Such realizations lift people from their limiting circumstances to higher levels of consciousness.
- Ketu is also a spiritual planet and an indicator of enlightenment. It brings spiritual tendencies and non-attachment from material world. It also gives wisdom to attain spiritual knowledge or knowledge of the self (self-realization). It is the "moksh-karaka", or a force which can lead to enlightenment and freedom from the cycle of repeated birth and death.