author of Lal Kitab describes Saturn as a serpent and Rahu
and Ketu as its head and tail respectively. As a node of
moon, Rahu shall not provide adverse results so long as
4th house or moon is not afflicted. He gives good results
when Mars occupies houses 3 and 12, or when Sun and
Mercury are in house 3, or when he himself is posited in
4th house. Rahu further provides good results if placed
together with Mercury or expected by him.
offers highly beneficial effects if placed in houses
earlier than Saturn. But if it is otherwise, Saturn
becomes stronger and Rahu acts as his agent. Sun provides
very good results when Rahu is expected by Saturn, but
Rahu gives the effects of a debilitated planet when Saturn
is expected by Rahu.
gets exalted in houses 3 and 6, whereas he gets
debilitated in houses 8, 9 and 11. 12th house is his 'Pakka
Ghar' and he proves highly auspicious in houses 3,4 and 6.
Saturn, Mercury and Ketu are his friends, whereas Sun,
Mars and Venus are his enemies. Jupiter and moon are
neutral to him.
Sun and Venus are placed together in a horoscope, Rahu
will generally provide adverse results. Similarly, Rahu
will provide bad results if Saturn and Sun are also
combined in a horoscope. Here Mars will also become Mars
negative. If Ketu is placed in houses earlier than Rahu,
Rahu will provide adverse results, whereas Ketu's effect
would be zeroed.
in 1st House
house is influenced by Mars and Sun, which is like a
throne. The planet in 1st house is considered to be the
king of all planets.
native will achieve a position higher than indicated by
his qualification and will obtain good results from
government. Rahu in this house would give the result of
exalted Sun, but it will spoil the fruits of the house in
which Sun is placed. If Mars, Saturn and Ketu are weak
only then Rahu would give bad results, otherwise it will
give good results in 1st house. If Rahu is malefic the
native should never take any electric equipments or
blue/black clothes from his in-laws, else his son could be
affected adversely. its malefic result too could last till
the age of 42 years.
Offer 400 gm lead in running water .
2. Wear silver in the neck.
3. Mix barley in milk in ratio of 1:4 and offer in running
4. Offer coconut in running water.
in 2nd House
Rahu is in benefic form in 2nd house one gets money,
prestige and lives like a king. He will have a long life.
2nd house is influenced by Jupiter and Venus. If Jupiter
is benefic then the native will live the early years of
his life in wealth and comfort. If Rahu is malefic the
native will be poor and have a bad family life, suffer
from intestinal disorders. The native is killed by a
weapon and is unable to save money. In the 10th, 21st to
42nd years of his life, he loses wealth by theft etc.
Keep a solid silver ball in the pocket.
2. Wear things associated with Jupiter, like gold, yellow
cloth, saffron etc.
3. Keep cordial relations with ones mother.
4. After marriage do not take any electric equipment from
in 3rd House
is the 'Pukka Ghar' of Rahu. 3rd house belongs to Mercury
and is influenced by Mars. When Rahu is benefic the native
will enjoy great wealth and a long life. He will be
fearless and a loyal friend. He would be a clairvoyant for
seeing future in his dreams. He will never be issueless.
He will be victorious over his enemies; can never be a
debtor. He would leave behind property. 22nd year of his
life would be of progress. However if Rahu is malefic in
3rd house then his brothers and relatives would waste his
money. His money once borrowed would never be returned. He
would have defective speech and would be an atheist. If
Sun and Mercury are also there (in 3rd house) with Rahu
then his sister would become a widow in 22nd or 32nd year
of his life.
Never keep ivory or things of ivory in the house.
in 4th House
house belongs to moon, which is an enemy of Rahu. When
Rahu is benefic in this house the native would be
intelligent, wealthy and will spend money on good things.
Going on pilgrimage would be beneficial for him. If Venus
is also benefic then after marriage the native's in-laws
could also become rich and the native would also benefit
Moon is exalted the native would become very rich and
would benefit from the works or relatives associated with
Mercury. If Rahu is malefic and the Moon is also weak then
the native will suffer from poverty and native's mother
would also suffer. Collecting char coal, altering toilet,
installing oven in the ground and alteration of the roof
in the house would be indicative of malefic.
2. Offer 400 gm coriander or almonds, or both in flowing
in 5th House
house belongs to Sun, which signifies male offspring. If
Rahu is benefic native will be rich, wise, enjoy good
health. He would enjoy good income and good progress. The
native would be a devout or philosopher. If Rahu is
malefic it leads to abortions. After the birth of a son,
wife's health will suffer for twelve years. If Jupiter is
also in 5th house father of native will be in trouble.
Keep an elephant made of silver.
2. Abstain from wine, non-vegetarianism and adultery.
3. Remarry your wife.
in 6th House (Exalted)
house is influenced by Mercury or Ketu. Here Rahu is
exalted and gives very good results. The native will be
free of all botherations or troubles. The native will
spend money on clothes. The native will be intelligent and
victorious. When Rahu is malefic he will harm his brothers
or friends. When mercury or Mars is in 12th house Rahu
gives bad result. The native suffers from various ailments
or loss of wealth. Sneezing while going to work would give
Keep a black dog.
2. Keep a lead nail in your pocket.
3. Never harm ones brothers/sisters.
in 7th House
will be rich, but wife would suffer. He would be
victorious over his enemies. If the marriage takes place
before twenty one years, it would be inauspicious. He
would have good relations with the government. But if he
engages in business connected with Rahu, like electrical
equipments, then he will have losses. Native would suffer
from head ache and if Mercury, Venus or Ketu is in 11th
house, then sister, wife or son would destroy the native.
Never marry before 21st year of age.
2. Offer six coconuts in river.
in 8th House
house is concerned with Saturn and Mars. So Rahu in this
house gives malefic effect. The native would spend money
uselessly on court cases. Family life would be adversely
affected. If Mars is benefic and is placed in 1st or 8th
house or Saturn (benefic) is placed in 8th house, the
native will be very rich.
Keep a square piece of silver.
2. While sleeping Saunf should be keep under the pillow.
3. Do not work in electricity or power department.
in 9th House
house is influenced by Jupiter. If the native has good
relation with ones brothers and sisters it is fruitful;
else it would adversely affect the native. If the native
is not religious minded then his progeny would be useless
for him. Professions influenced by Saturn would be
Jupiter is in 5th or 11th house then it is useless. If
Rahu is inauspicious in 9th house then chances of
begetting a son are less, specially if native files court
cases against one's blood relation. Rahu is in 9th and 1st
house is empty then health could be adversely affected and
one gets insulted and mental problems, specially from
Use Tilak of saffron daily.
2. Wear gold.
3. Always keep a dog (it saves ones progeny).
4. Have good relations with your in-laws.
in 10th House
ones head uncovered gives the effect of a debilitated Rahu
in 10th house. The good or bad result of Rahu would depend
upon Saturn's position. If Saturn is auspicious then
native would be brave, long lived and rich and get respect
from all quarters. If Rahu in 10th house is with Moon it
gives Raja Yoga. The native is lucky for ones father. If
Rahu in 10th house is malefic then it would adversely
affect ones mother or native's health would also be bad.
If Moon is alone in 4th house then native's eyes are
adversely affected. He suffers from headaches and there is
loss of wealth, because of a dark complexioned person .
Use blue or black cap.
2. Cover ones head.
3. Offer 4kg. or 400 gms of 'khand' in a temple, or in
4. Feed blind people.
in 11th House
house is influenced by both Saturn and Jupiter. Native
could be rich as long as his father is alive.
Alternatively, establishing things of Jupiter would help.
Native has wicked friends. He gets money from mean people.
After the death of ones father he should wear gold in the
neck. If Mars is malefic for a native with Rahu in 11th at
time of his birth, there is every thing in his house, but
every thing gets destroyed later. If Rahu in 11th house is
malefic then the native has bad relations with his father
or he may even kill him. Planet in 2nd house would act as
enemy. If Jupiter/Saturn are in 3rd or 11th house then
wear iron on the body and drink water in a silver glass.
If ketu is in 5th house then Ketu gives bad results. There
may be diseases of ear, spine, urinary problems etc. There
may be losses associated with business concerned with Ketu.
Wear iron. Use silver glass for drinking water.
2. Never take any electric equipment as a gift.
3. Do not keep blue sapphire, ivory or toys in the shape
in 12th House
house belongs to Jupiter. It signifies bedroom. Rahu here
gives mental troubles, insomnia. It also leads to
excessive expenditure on sisters and daughters. If Rahu is
with its enemies then it becomes next to impossible to
make ends meet, despite hard labour. It also leads to
false allegations. One may even go to the extreme of
contemplating suicide. One has mental worries.
lies, deceiving others etc. may make Rahu even more
malefic. If some body sneezes at the start of any new work
if gives malefic effect. There may be theft, diseases or
false allegations. If mars is with Rahu here, then it
gives good results.
Take your meals in the kitchen itself.
2. Keep Saunf and khand under the pillow for good night's