The post-Covid19 world has put paid to all hopes of two people being in close quarters enough to read one’s future, leave alone holding hands. But these astrologers are not ones to be left behind. They may not have foreseen a pandemic that would wreck the world – including their own profession, but they they have been quick enough to keep up with the times. The Indian astrologers are futuristic, if you will.
While astrologers have lowkey kept with the times, and had a subdued online presence throughout, the last 2 months, – the duration of India’s stringent lockdown – have seen a spurt of astrologers offering their services online.