RAHU MAHA DASHA
General effects which are felt during the Maha Dasha of the Rahu are as follows. There may be unhappiness due to various reasons, physical hardships and a state of mindlessness may prevail. There may be fear from thieves, powerful persons, poison and weapons. Children may suffer and separation from children and dear ones may cause unhappiness. One may fear insult and defame from lowly people . Some
ill deed may cause defame. There may be a change of job, and residence abroad is possible. Diseases may cause pain and one may be inclined towards quarreling. Rahu will give excellent results. During the excellent Maha Dasha of Rahu, one may attain wealth and there will be an advent of money and religious inclinations. Pious deeds are performed. The dasha of Rahu normally last for 18 years. The 6th and 8th years are the most painful ones. Rahu is exalted in Taurus, Gemini (according to a different viewpoint),
and a Mool Trikona in Cancer, Aquarius and a friendly planet in Aries.
Specific Interpretations: Interpretations based on the condition of the planet and other influences in the birth chart and divisional charts are as follows: One may suffer due to weakness, venereal diseases, cough, asthma and urinary ailments. There may be fear due to the powerful, cheating by thieves and destruction of one's family. During this period one may have to earn a living by having a lowly job
or business. Good food may not be available and one's spouse and son may behave wickedly. Fear of those in authority, upheavals in business and loss of job is possible. There may be fear of fire, thieves, ailments and harm to religion and work. There may be physical weakness, conflicts in the community, fear of those in high places, enemies and thieves. Ailments due to cough and urinary problems may arise. Mental agony, enmity with relatives and cheating by friends is possible. There may be disagreement with
family members, one's spouse and children may be ailing. One's mother may suffer pain. Fear and anger of those in high places, problems due to immovable assets and anxiety related to house and land are possible. There may be loss of wealth and injury or fall from a vehicle. A high position may be attained and one may be honored in parliament or in huge gatherings and become famous. One may be endowed with children, spouse and vehicles.There may be occasional hurdles and problems in progress
Effects of Antar Dasha of Rahu in the Maha Dasha of Rahu The mind may be misled and mental tension increases. Family members like father and brothers may be harmed, wife may be ailing and conflicts are possible. Loss of wealth, sorrow, ailments, poison and fear of poisonous being prevails, wicked people may cause agony. Good fortune is possible, away from ones native place and one may have to travel far.
Effects like acquisition of a kingdom (attainment of a high position in government), enthusiasm, and cordial relations with the king (government), happiness from wife and children, and increase in property. There will be danger from thieves, distress from wounds, antagonism with government officials, destruction of kinsmen, distress to wife and children. There will be distress and diseases.To obtain relief from the above evil effects Rahu should be worshipped (by recitation of his mantras) and by giving in charity
things connected with or ruled by Rahu.
Effects of Antar Dasha of Jupiter in the Maha Dasha of Rahu Interest in worshipping God and in superior shastras arise. One may undertake religious pilgrimages, seek the company of sages and perform pious, religious deeds. Fame may be attained in knowledge, friendship with officials, bliss of children and sufficient wealth may be attained. Ailments and enemies may be overcome, good health and enthusiasm
prevails. Effects like gain of position, patience, destruction or foes, enjoyment, cordial relations with the king (government), regular increase in wealth and property like the growth of Moon of the bright half of the month ( Shukla Paksh), gain of conveyance and cows.Audience with the king ( high government officials) by performing journey to the West or South East, success in the desired ventures, return to one's homeland, doing good for Brahmins, visit to holy places. Gain of a village, devotion to deities
and Brahmins, happiness from wife, children, and grand children, availability of sweetish preparations daily. Loss of wealth, obstacles in work defamation, distress to wife and children, heart disease, entrustment of governmental authority, etc.There will be gains of land, good food , gains of cattle, etc., inclinations towards charitable and religious work.Loss of wealth, and distress to body.There will be danger of premature death. The person will get relief from the above evil effects and enjoy good health
by the beneficence of the lord Shiva if he worships his idol made of gold.
Effects of Antar Dasha of Saturn in the Maha Dasha of Rahu Imprudent acts may cause losses. There is a possibility of loss of position and incurring the anger of the state. Quarrels with dear ones, unhappiness for friends and residing in far off lands is possible. One may suffer injury on some part of the body and there may be ailments due to gastric and blood infection. Effects like pleasure of the king
for devotion in his service, auspicious functions like celebration of marriage, etc at home, construction of a garden, reservoir, etc., gain of wealth and cattle from well to do persons belonging to the Sudra class, loss of wealth caused by the king 9government officials) during journey to the West, reduction in income due to lethargy, return to homeland.Danger from menials, the king, and enemies, distress to wife and children, distress to kinsmen, disputes with the coparceners, disputes in dealings with others,
but sudden gain of ornaments. There will be heart disease, defamation, quarrels, danger from enemies, foreign journeys, affliction with Gulma (enlargement of the skin), unpalatable food, and sorrows, etc.
Effects of Antar Dasha of Sun in the Maha Dasha of Rahu Many upheavals may be quieted down. Wealth and prosperity and interest in charity and religion increase. Enemies may cause agony and fear of king, poison, fire and weapons prevails. There is a possibility of pain due to eye, heart and infections disease.Effect like cordial relations with the king (government), increase in wealth and grains, some popularity
/respect, some possibility of becoming head of a village, etc. There will be good reputation and encouragement and assistance by government, journeys to foreign countries, acquisition of the sovereignty of the country, gains of elephants, horse, clothes, ornaments, fulfillment of ambitions, happiness to children.Fevers, dysentery, other diseases, quarrels, antagonism with the king (government), travels, danger from foes, thieves, fire.Well being in every way and recognition from kings ( high dignitaries ) in
foreign countries. There will be danger of critical illness .
Effects of Antar Dasha of Moon in the Maha Dasha of Rahu Circumstances causing anxiety may arise. There may be a conflict with the dear ones, opposition with friends and increase in the number of enemies. Money may come in with difficulty and food may be attained. Daughter in law may expire, fear of water prevails and conflicts cause unhappiness. Effects like acquisition of a kingdom (attainment of high
position in government), respect from the king ( high officials of government).Gains of wealth, sound health, gains of garments and ornaments, happiness from children, comforts of conveyances, increase in house and landed property.Beneficence of the Goddess Lakshmi, all round success, increases in wealth and grains, good reputation, and worship of deities.There will be the creation of disturbances at home and in the agricultural activities by evil spirits, leopards, and other wild animals, danger from thieves
during journeys, and stomach disorders.
Effects of Antar Dasha of Mars in the Maha Dasha of RahuMany upheavals and movements may arise. Physical pain, lack of enthusiasm and loss of memory are possible. Position may be lost and fear of king, thieves, fire and weapons prevail. Public opinion, residing in one's native land, wife and son may be disturbed or harmed. Effects like the recovery of a lost kingdom (reinstatement in a high position in
government) and recovery of lost wealth, property at home, and increase in agricultural production, gain of wealth, blessings by the household deity ( Isht Dev) , happiness from children, enjoyment of good food, etc. There will be acquisition of red coloured garments, journeys, audience with the king (meeting with high governmental officials), well being of children and employer, attainment of the position of a commander of the army, enthusiasm, and gain of wealth through kinsmen.Distress of wife, children, and
co-borns, loss of position, antagonistic relations with children, wife , and other close relations, danger from thieves, wounds and pain in the body.