Nam-Karan Application Form

The Nam-Karan service provides the first syllable for the name of a newborn child, or for a new business or organization. Learn more

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Application for A Newborn Child

You can print a copy of this application to use as a worksheet while you gather the requested information. Click here to print your worksheet

Before applying, you will need to research the birth date, time, and location of the child for whom the Nam-Karan will be determined. Click here for help on collecting birth information

Your Contact Details


Last Name and Birth Location of the Child

If the child was born in a town with less than 10,000 population, then indicate below the nearest town larger than 10,000 population, and the distance and direction in miles or kilometers from this town to the birthplace.
For example: 18 miles northeast of Lexington, Kentucky.

Birth Date and Time of the Child


Please review all information to ensure that it is accurate.

Please check that you have read and agree with the following as a condition of your application for services


I hereby give consent that the personal data I provide, including information about health issues, may be used by Brahmananda Saraswati Jyotish Foundation for the purpose of processing my requests for Maharishi Jyotish services and/or Maharishi Yagya performances to allow for the best possible outcomes. I understand that I may receive communications from the organization to best fulfill my service requests.

I am aware of and agree with the BSJF Data Protection, Privacy and Cookie Policy statement.

I understand that Brahmananda Saraswati Jyotish Foundation, Brahmananda Saraswati Yagya Foundation, and their collaborating organizations do not make any warranties or representations concerning any specific results or effects with respect to the Maharishi Jyotish or Maharishi Yagya programs.

In placing this request, I understand that the analysis of my birth chart comments only on the trends of the future according to the principles of Maharishi Jyotish, and does not replace my own responsibility for making decisions. Decision-making is, and will always be, my own responsibility.

I understand that Brahmananda Saraswati Jyotish Foundation is a separate organization from Brahmananda Saraswati Yagya Foundation, and I will not hold either organization responsible for the Maharishi Jyotish recommendations provided by Brahmananda Saraswati Jyotish Foundation.

I agree that by participating in the Maharishi Jyotish program any knowledge I gain will not be used as a substitute for health care treatment, programs, or advice normally received from doctors, lawyers, financial advisors or other.

I understand that the organizer or coordinator of the Maharishi Jyotish consultation, the Maharishi Jyotish Pandit, BSJF, and any other organization involved shall have no responsibility for consequences resulting from any actions I take based on the analysis of my birth chart or other services provided.

I understand that electronic recording of Maharishi Jyotish consultations is not allowed, however I am welcome to make written notes.

In case I request deletion of my complete personal data, I understand that for receiving any services from Brahmananda Saraswati Jyotish Foundation in future I will be required to re-apply for a new Comprehensive Birth Chart for which there will be an additional charge.

I hereby certify that I have understood and answered all questions in this Application for Maharishi Jyotish services truthfully and to my best knowledge. I acknowledge that the geographical data required for the processing of my birth data will be defined according to the sources available to the Maharishi Jyotish Pandit, or persons or organizations involved in providing the services.

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