The Sun is a slightly malefic planet according to Vedic Astrology. The Sun rules over those with Leo (Simha) rising sign. The Sun can be beneficial to people with Aries (Mesh) rising sign. In the chart, the Sun signifies ego, Self, soul, inherent characteristics and power. In the body it rules over the head, brain, heart, arteries, voice.
A balanced Sun bestows self-realization, self-esteem, power, balanced ego, good status in life and resistance to disease. Unbalanced or afflicted Sun can give rise to high blood pressure, problems with digestion and eyesight, anger, problems with the government and/or father, egocentric behavior, etc.
Our Sun Planetary Group Yagya on Aug. 14th will enhance the positive qualities of the Sun and protect from any negative influences from an afflicted Sun in the chart.