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Rahu in 8th House in Astrology | Health, Career, Wealth & Relationship

Rahu in 8th house in Astrology makes the person’s life very difficult in terms of health and accidents. This is one of the worst positions to have Rahu in. Ketu, however, in the 8th house is far better for long life. Rahu not only gives accident, but it could also lead to jail time. This Rahu however produces a doctor and a surgeon with a good aspect on Rahu. Most people in the medical field have Rahu in the 8th house in Vedic Astrology.

Rahu in 8th House in Astrology

What does the 8th House signify in Vedic Astrology?

This 8th house rules the death and rebirth of a person or how one rises after a great fall in their life. This house also shows money through in-laws and friends as in loans you might get from them. Financial loans for home, business is also shown from this house. Deep-rooted issues of one's life, and one's interest or lack thereof in the mystical world such as astrology, magic, tantric practices, ghosts are shown from this house. 8th house also represents the life span of a person. This is simply the house of the occult. Secret affairs are also seen from this. Government taxes, spies, and business-related to secret government dealings are seen from the 8th house.

After marriage, a lot of readjusting is required. There is a separation of the family one was born in, and one's own stability and integrity are tested. It

is a stage in life that can be very vulnerable. If one does things right at this stage, the foundation is in place for long healthy life. This stage is a junction point of past and future, and the 8th house indicates Astrology for that reason.

The 8th house corresponds to the lowest part of the trunk, the genitals, anus, and eliminatory system.
Scorpio corresponds to the 8th house. Fixed, but ruled by the forceful Mars, add the signification of sudden calamities to the 8th house. On the positive side, the sharp and analytical Mars can also add an element of research to this house.

What does Rahu represent in Astrology?

Rahu is the north node of the Moon and is a head without a body that keeps devouring things without ever being satisfied. It has a desire for material things and worldly accomplishments. It wants to achieve the highest success possible in whatever house and sign he represents. Rahu represents the goals that have been set by the universe for us to achieve whether we like it or not. Rahu is mainly known as the eclipse, and it eclipses the Moon and the Sun whenever it's in conjunction with them.

This means temporary darkness upon the native's life when the Sun and Rahu are in conjunction in a birth horoscope. Rahu also brings fear and stressful situations into our lives. This is due to Rahu's adventurous nature that loves surprises. With Rahu, sudden events take place; events that may not be a real part of our lives but rather an illusion that becomes reality.

Rahu in Astrology is a very unsteady and erratic force ruled by obsessive passions and unconcerned with ethical notions of right and wrong. Because of this, Rahu can bring great material progress, though any success gained under its influence is likely to be short-lived. Rahu is tricky and sneaky and creates illusions of all kinds. It especially manifests in one's compulsions of uncontrollable passions.

Auspicious Results of Rahu in 8th House in Astrology

  • One has a strong body, a good physique, and is healthy.
  • One may stay abroad.
  • One with Rahu in 8th House may be respected, appreciated, and honored by kings and scholars.
  • Occasionally one may benefit from wealth from the king and wealth may be lost sometimes. One will benefit from defeated enemies.
  • One will be wealthy.
  • One will get honor from the king.
  • One performs pious deeds.
  • One will have few children.
  • One with Rahu in 8th House will possess cattle and be prosperous.
  • One will attain happiness in one’s old age.
  • One will be famous and very valiant.
  • One will gain financially.
  • One will acquire money from a female or a relative through a will but there will be many obstacles in acquiring this wealth.
  • One’s gain may be instant.
  • One will live longer than one’s spouse.
  • One will die wealthy.
  • One with Rahu in 8th House will have knowledge of one’s death.
  • One’s
    good fortune may start from the 26th-36th year. If one takes bribes, it may not be openly revealed. The spouse may be ailing, might accumulate wealth and trustworthiness. There will be auspicious results.

Inauspicious Results of Rahu in 8th House in Astrology

  • One is weak, cowardly, lazy, impatient, fraudulent, unhappy, unsympathetic, unfortunate, talkative, and passionate by nature.
  • One with Rahu in 8th House is short-tempered, speaks uselessly, is foolish, performs ill and sinful deeds, is stubborn, cowardly, magical, and prone to stealing.
  • One is short-lived, suffers from gastric troubles, and is agonized by the pain. Good fortune may come once, but losses occur frequently in life.
  • Always there may be periods of good fortune and bad fortune. The first part of life may be painful. Sometimes even old age is troubled and problematic.
  • One may be deprived of paternal wealth and property.
  • One may be poor. Brothers and relatives may inflict pain on him. Virtuous people may leave without any reason.
  • One is extravagant, migratory, deprived of spouse and sons, and may fight with one’s brothers.
  • One may not attain the happiness of spouse, son, name, and education. People may be critical.
  • One may suffer long-lasting stomach and blood and acidity-related ailments.
  • One may always remain unhealthy. One may suffer from venereal diseases, enlargement of ovaries, and other ailments.
  • One may contract gastric problems due to excessive hard work.
  • One may suffer itching and other skin ailments.
  • One may be accused of theft and face hardships and pain.
  • One may not attain wealth.
  • One may take bribes due to excessive greed for money. However, one’s secret may be revealed and one may have to suffer imprisonment.
  • One with Rahu in 8th House may die before one’s spouse.
  • One may be careless at the time of death and die due to unconsciousness.
  • One may not be fortunate. Due to failure in an independent business, one may go in for service.
  • One may remain ill for a long period, die or face serious problems in the 32nd year.

Note: The degree of auspiciousness and inauspiciousness will depend upon a complete analysis of the horoscope (birth-chart).

Rahu in 8th House For Various Ascendants in Vedic Astrology