Snakes & Ladders in Astrology (The Lunar Nodes)

Image: Jnana Chaupar 18th Century

​Have you ever played the board game Snakes and Ladders? It is a great teaching tool for life, actually. This is what it was first used for. Surviving game boards suggest Snakes and Ladders emerged somewhere in Northern India or Nepal, where the game was known as the ‘Game of Knowledge’.