about Seamus Heaney

Seamus Justin Heaney (; 13 April 1939 – 30 August 2013) was an Irish poet, playwright and translator. He received the 1995 Nobel Prize in Literature. Among his best-known works is Death of a Naturalist (1966), his first major published volume. Heaney was recognised as one of the principal contributors to poetry during his lifetime. American poet Robert Lowell described him as the most important Irish poet since Yeats, and many others, including the academic John Sutherland, have said that he was the greatest poet of our age. Robert Pinsky has stated that with his wonderful gift of eye and ear Heaney has the gift of the story-teller. Upon his death in 2013, The Independent described him as probably the best-known poet in the world.He was born in the townland of Tamniaran between Castledawson and Toomebridge, Northern Ireland. His family moved to nearby Bellaghy when he was a boy. He became a lecturer at St. Josephs College in Belfast in the early 1960s, after attending Queens University and began to publish poetry. He lived in Sandymount, Dublin, from 1976 until his death. He lived part-time in the United States from 1981 to 2006. Heaney was a professor at Harvard from 1981 to 1997, and its Poet in Residence from 1988 to 2006. From 1989 to 1994, he was also the Professor of Poetry at Oxford. In 1996, was made a Commandeur de lOrdre des Arts et des Lettres and in 1998 was bestowed the title Saoi of the Aosdána. Other awards that he received include the Geoffrey Faber Memorial Prize (1968), the E. M. Forster Award (1975), the PEN Translation Prize (1985), the Golden Wreath of Poetry (2001), the T. S. Eliot Prize (2006) and two Whitbread Prizes (1996 and 1999). In 2011, he was awarded the Griffin Poetry Prize and in 2012, a Lifetime Recognition Award from the Griffin Trust. His literary papers are held by the National Library of Ireland. He is buried at the Cemetery of St. Marys Church, Bellaghy, Northern Ireland. The headstone bears the epitaph Walk on air against your better judgement, from one of his poems, The Gravel Walks.

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Seamus Heaney
Name :Seamus Heaney
Date of Birth :13/04/1939 12:00:00
Place of Birth :Castledawson, United Kingdom
Ascendent (Lagan) : Cancer
Ascendent Lord) : Mon
Moon Sign(Rashi) : Capricorn
Moon Sign Lord : Capricorn
Birth Star(Nakshatra) : Sravana
Birth Star Lord : Mon
Lucky Gem : Yellow Sapphire
Lucky No. : 12
Lucky Day : Monday
Lucky Color : Yellow
Sun Sign (As per western system) : Aries
Current Vimshottari Dasa : Ket-Mar
Manglik Status : You are not a Manglik person
Currently Under SadeSati : Yes
* (R) = Retrograte

Ascendent Prediction

His ascendent (lagan) is Cancer
Seamus Heaney is born in cancer,the fourth sign of the watery triplicity of the zodiac. Seamus Heaney is very diplomatic. Seamus Heaney will have a large upper body. Seamus Heaney is fond of the opposite sex Seamus Heaney may enjoy wealth .Seamus Heaney is fond of water.Seamus Heaney face opposition from His friends. Seamus Heaney is a person of moderate stature and may have pale complexion,brown face,light and brown hair. His constitution will be somewhat weak. Seamus Heaney might have other then normal colour eyes. Sometimes Seamus Heaney is timid,dull and careless. Seamus Heaney will enjoy happiness in life. Seamus Heaney will enjoy wealth and comforts. Seamus Heaney is very sentimental. Seamus Heaney is very wise .Seamus Heaney is fond of art and music. Seamus Heaney have the capacity to adopt other's nature quickly and observe their ideas. Seamus Heaney is sentimental and due to excess of this Seamus Heaney may have a high degree of nervous irritation. Seamus Heaney is very courageous under some circumstances. Seamus Heaney have changeable temperament. His mind is very fertile. Seamus Heaney lead a wandering and restless life. Seamus Heaney is famous for His hospitality. Seamus Heaney have deep feelings. Seamus Heaney is loyal and a responsible person. Seamus Heaney construct a plan and carry it out with great determination and is successful. Seamus Heaney gain from many sources. Seamus Heaney is self centered. Seamus Heaney is impressive and is magnanimous .Seamus Heaney would be fragile in the early part of His life but will have good health as Seamus Heaney grow in age. Seamus Heaney is extremely sensitive and self centered. Change is always liked by Seamus Heaney. Seamus Heaney may suffer from chest and stomach troubles. As Seamus Heaney were born in this nakshatra Seamus Heaney will be prosperous, learned, intelligent and will be fond of music, astrology and arithmetic. Seamus Heaney will have a strong power of intuition. Seamus Heaney will have an attractive and liberal minded spouse. The 9th and 24th years of His life is favourable.

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