The Effect Of Rahu And Remedies To Overcome Its Negative Effects


Unlike other planets of the solar system, Rahu and Ketu are not visible, considerable heavenly bodies, with shape or mass attached. They are referred to as shadowy planets. Greater importance has been attached to the role of Rahu in influencing human lives in various dimensions, particularly in Kaliyug.

Rahu’s Effects in Different Houses and their Remedies

Below are the effects of Rahu in different houses & respective remedies suggested by experts:

Rahu in 1st House

The native will achieve a place higher than indicated by his qualifications and will obtain good results from the government. The native should never take any electric equipment as well as blue or black clothes from his in-laws, else his son could be impacted adversely.


  • 1. Wear silver metal ornament in the neck.
  • 2. Flow coconut in running water.

Rahu in 2nd House

If Rahu is in the 2nd house, one gets money, status and lives like a king. If Rahu is malefic, the native will be deprived and have a bad family life, suffer from the intestinal disease.


  • 1. Wear gold, yellow cloth, saffron, etc.
  • 2. Maintain cordial relations with one’s mother.

Rahu in 3rd House

The native will enjoy great prosperity and long life. He will be a courageous and loyal friend. He will be triumphant over his enemies. If Rahu is malefic in the 3rd house, then his siblings and relatives would misuse his money.


  • 1. Never keep ivory or things of ivory at home.

Rahu in 4th House

This house is possessed by the moon, which is an opponent of Rahu. When Rahu is benefic in this house, the native would be clever, rich and will spend money on good causes.


    1. Wear silver on the body.
    2. Offer almonds in flowing water.

Rahu in 5th House

5th house is of Sun, which indicates male offspring. If Rahu is a benefic native will be rich, sensible, enjoy good fitness. He would have a good income and good progress.


  • 1. Keep an elephant made of silver with you.
  • 2. Refrain from wine, non-vegetarianism, and adultery.

Rahu in 6th House

Mercury or Ketu impact this house. Here Rahu is glorious and gives outstanding results. The native will be free of all worries or troubles. The native will spend money on apparel.


  • 1. Keep a black dog at home.
  • 2. Always keep a lead nail in your pocket.

Rahu in 7th House

The native will be wealthy, but the wife would suffer poverty. He would be victorious over his enemies. In case the marriage takes place before twenty years, it would be unfavorable.


  • 1. Marriage before 21st year of age.
  • 2. Offer six coconuts in a flowing river.

Rahu in 8th House

Rahu in the 8th house gives malefic effect. The native would spend money pointlessly on court cases. Family life would be negatively affected. If Mars is benefited and is placed in the 1st or 8th house or Saturn is positioned in the 8th house, the native will be very wealthy.


  • 1. Keep a square piece of silver in the pocket.
  • 2. While sleeping Saunf should always be kept under the pillow.

Rahu in 9th House

The 9th house influences Jupiter. If the native has cordial relations with one’s brothers and sisters it is profitable; else it would negatively affect the native.


  • 1. Use Tilak of saffron daily.
  • 2. Wear gold on the body.

Rahu in 10th House

Rahu in the 10th house along with Moon gives Raja Yoga. The native is fortunate for one’s father. If Rahu in the 10th house is malefic, then it would unfavorably influence one’s mother, or native’s health would also be bad.


  • 1. Use blue or black cap while going out.
  • 2. Cover ones head with an appropriate garment.

Rahu in 11th House

In the 11th house, native could be rich as long as his father is alive. The native will have wicked friends. He gets money from the wrong people. If Rahu in 11th house is malefic, then the native has bad relations with his father, or he may even murder him.


  • 1. Always use silver glass for Drinking Water.

Rahu in 12th House

The 12th house is of Jupiter. Rahu here gives psychological troubles. It also leads to unnecessary expenditure on sisters and daughters. It also leads to false accusations. If mars are with Rahu in this house, then it gives good results.


  • 1. Keep Saunf and sugar under the pillow for good night’s sleep.

An EndNote

The sphere of astrology has offered great importance to the Shadowy planet Rahu. Whilst some have a perceived notion that Rahu has only adverse influence, but the experts defy this belief. Several individuals have experienced the drastic favorable influence of Rahu in an appropriate position in the birth chart. Those who seek relief from the harsh effect can also use some of the remedies to dilute the destitution & lead a comfortable life.

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