Impact of Transit Rahu in Sagittarius and Ketu in Gemini

by Professor V.K. Choudhry 

Rahu enters Sagittarius on 3rd November, 2009, where it remains up to 4th of May, 2011. During this time Ketu will remain in Gemini. During the course of the stay of these planets in the signs Sagittarius and Gemini the axis will be stationary thrice and will create serious malefic influence at degree 27 from middle of December, 2009, to middle of February, 2010, at degree 18 from middle of May, 2010 to 15th August, 2010, and at degree 9 from 5th November, 2010, to 5th February, 2011.

Those natives, who have most effective points of the ascendant around the stationary degrees or have any natal planet(s) at these degrees in odd signs, will have to be not only very careful but also perform the astral remedies for sailing through this time comfortably. For the various ascending signs its impact would be as explained hereunder:

ARIES ASCENDANT

For Aries ascendant Rahu would be in the ninth house while Ketu would be in the third house. These natives will have fluctuating income, anxiety and obstructions for new initiative through-out the period. It will giveanxiety. The health and relationships will have to be taken care of. Itmay cause some worries on account of emotional disturbance, progeny, losses in speculation, loss of income and the poor performance of the child. The native would require special care for the father when the Sun is in Virgo, Scorpio and Pisces.

TAURUS ASCENDANT

For Taurus ascendant Ketu remains in the second house while Rahu remains in the eighth house. The Ketu will try to disturb the mental peace and cause some professional concerns. Rahu will cause stress to professional and personal matters. The natives would require special care when the Sun is in Libra, Sagittarius and Aries.

GEMINI ASCENDANT

Rahu in the seventh house gives energy, enthusiasm and ambition to the natives born in Gemini but tries to create stress in relationships as well. The transit of Rahu cause additional stress to those visiting or staying in foreign lands. The influence of Ketu in the ascendant would cause worries on account of health, health of spouse, behavior of business partners and friends. Some stress would be seen when the Sun is in the signs of Scorpio, Capricorn and Taurus. The native may find some obstructions in their efforts.

CANCER ASCENDANT

Rahu would be in the sixth house and Ketu would be in the twelfth house. The influence of Rahu and Ketu will be unfavorable giving obstructions, health problems and setbacks. The period would be quite difficult for those who are suffering from cardiac and joint problems. The special stress would be when the Sun is in Gemini, Sagittarius and Aquarius. Rahu will harm the relationship, health, additional expenses, may cause loss of assets and problems in job. Ketu may cause malefic impact on the health and may give sudden stress in domestic peace.

LEO ASCENDANT

Rahu would be in the fifth house and Ketu would be in the eleventh house. These influences will cause stress on income, problems to and with friends, trouble in excursions and health problems relating to respiratory system and digestion. Ketu's placement may cause additional health problems when the Sun is in the sign of Capricorn, Pisces and Cancer.

VIRGO ASCENDANT

Rahu would be in the fourth house while Ketu would be in the tenth house. Rahu's placement may cause some worries relating to job and assets. Rahu may also cause uncertainties in the matter of profession besides causing health concerns. Ketu's influence may cause health problems concerning intestinal disorders and eyes.

LIBRA ASCENDANT

Rahu would be in the third house while Ketu would be in the ninth house. If you do not venture into new areas, the trouble is less. Health may cause stress when Venus is in Virgo, Pisces and Taurus. Rahu makes the person ambitious. Involvement in risky affairs may cause serious setbacks. The transit period brings in new dimensions in spiritual aspect of life and one participates in religious or spiritual activities. Some stress is seen when the Sun is in Pisces, Taurus and Virgo.

SCORPIO ASCENDANT

Rahu would be in the second house while Ketu would be in the eighth house. Ketu would cause stress in professional matters and disturb mental peace when the Sun is in Libra, Aries and Gemini. Rahu's influence makes one vulnerable to loss of reputation besides giving setbacks in professional matters. The native may suffer from vision problems.

SAGITTARIUS ASCENDANT

Rahu would be in the ascendant while Ketu would be in the seventh house. This does not augur well for the health, progeny, income and relationships. One should not move to foreign lands and venture into fresh business initiatives. One has to remain cautious when the Sun is in Scorpio, Taurus and Cancer.

CAPRICORN ASCENDANT

Rahu would be in the twelfth house while Ketu would be in the sixth house. They threaten financial stability, health, losses on account of disputes, wasteful expenses, professional stability, over indulgence in carnal pleasures and intoxication, etc. The natives become vulnerable to prolonged chronic diseases. Special periods to be watched are when the Sun is in Sagittarius and Gemini. Try to avoid disputable situations.

AQUARIUS ASCENDANT

Rahu would be in the eleventh house while Ketu would be in the fifth house. Rahu gives lot of indulgence in the materialist affairs while Ketu gives serious malefic impact concerning income, progeny affairs and stomach disorders. The things will cause special concerns when the Sun is in Cancer, Virgo and Capricorn.

PISCES ASCENDANT

Rahu would be in the tenth house while Ketu would be in the fourth house. Rahu involves the natives in more materialistic pursuits and causes concerns on account of professional matters, health and financial position. Health may cause concern when the Sun is in the signs of Libra and Aquarius.

ASTRAL REMEDIES IN GENERAL FOR ALL ASCENDANTS.

1. Service to parents

2. Helping old aged and needy persons

3. Strengthening the Sun, Saturn, Mars, Venus and Jupiter, if weak and functional benefic, in the natal chart through a Kavach or wearing the favorable gemstones ruby, blue sapphire, red coral, white sapphire and yellow sapphire in an auspiciously elected time.

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