Planets in Astrology

What is Rahu in Astrology? Effects & Results of Rahu in Astrology

Rahu in Astrology is the Shadow planet with the form of a headless/serpent headed person. Hence, Rahu rules temptations and worldly things and will never be satisfied with small benefits but will opt for the lion's share. Rahu is a warrior. Hence, the natives influenced by Rahu will have the quarrelling type of mentality. The mode of transport for Rahu in mythology is Lion, and the lion is an animal that does not hunt when not hungry. Likewise, the natives ruled by Rahu will relax and strike/hunt only when there is a necessity. Rahu is also called dragon's head by Western Astrologers.

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. Ketu is also an unsteady and sometimes treacherous force, but its qualities are more of an abstract, inward nature, in contrast to Rahu who is more concerned with outward, worldly matters.

Rahu loves worldly riches and possession of all material things. Rahu in Vedic Astrology represents where our ambitions are, it’s what we constantly think about. Rahu in Astrology is the North Node of the Moon, which only has a head and no body.

What is Rahu in Vedic Astrology Vidhya Mitra
Ketu in Astrology | Vidhya Mitra Vedic Astrology

Rahu is the North Node of the Moon, which only has a head and no body; because the body is the south node KETU

. These two planets are a major part of the Vedic Astrological system. Rahu wants to have those things like Latest iPhone 12 Pro Max with 512GB space. It wants that Audi and hates driving its current car.
GrahaVedas SignificatorsExternal Object RepresentedInternal Object RepresentedQualities Represented
SunRoyalLeaders & AuthoritiesTalent for LeadershipLeadership, Aristocratic, Authoritative, Fatherly
MoonRoyalHigh Ranking People having a Nurturing Role MotherAbility to rule in a caring & supporting way, Nurturing SkillsCaring of groups, Motherly
MarsArmy ChiefCEO, Commander, Chief of OperationsAbility to Command others, Executive SkillsCommanding Ability to get others to do work
MercuryPrinceDiplomats, Secretary to Highly Placed People, Carefree People of Hight StatusDiplomatic Skills and Access to Highly Placed People in generalMediating, Playfulness, Curiosity
JupiterMinisterJudges, Advisors, Scholars, Professors, ExpertsAbility to Judge and Advise others, Ability to master a knowledgeWise, Scholarly, Advising, Consulting
VenusMinisterCounsellors, Advisors, RepresentativesThe ability to create harmony among people, the ability to relate to others pleasantlyHarmonizing, Understanding, Representative
SaturnServentEmployees, Helpers, Servent, AssistantsThe ability to serve others, our draw to most basic values in lifeServing, Involved to Basic Value Work, Hardwork
RahuArmyPeople that rebel and break boundaries, people that are not part of the communityThe wild side in us, Intense desiresHard to Contain, Unpredictable

When you look at your Horoscope (or your kundali) just look at the house and sign that your Rahu (north node) is sitting in, and understand the detail of that sign and the planet that rules that sign, and see if you have the same desires as that sign talks about. Most likely, you will agree that that's where your desires are.

Description of RahuSmoky appearance, Blue mix physique, Resides in forests, Horrible, Windy in temperament & Intelligent
Personality of RahuPerson of 100 years
Nature of RahuMalefic
Gender of RahuFemale
Aspect of LifeBody & Soul, Touch
Clothing Style of RahuOld garment, Multi-coloured clothes
Colours of RahuSapphire like Blue, Black
Caste of RahuOutcaste
Social Status of RahuArmy Chief
Direction of RahuSouthwest & South
Average Daily Motion of Rahu3 Degrees
Duration8 Months
Grain or PulsesBlack Gram
Metals of RahuIron
Ornaments of RahuLeg and Hand ornaments
Precious Stones of RahuLead, Agate, Gomethaka (Agate)
Stones of RahuAgate like stone
Deities of RahuSerpent Adishesha
Plant, Trees & Food of RahuA clump of a tree or a bush, (Shorea robusta) trees
Residence of Rahu in AstrologyAnt Hills

Prediction of Rahu in Different Houses in Astrology

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