Rahu and Ketu are two shadow planets that hold great significance in Vedic Astrology. They do not possess any physical existence and are ever retrograde in their motion. They change sign every 18 months and can bring definite changes during transits. On August 18, 2017, Rahu will transit to Cancer sign in Ashlesha Nakshatra. Ketu will transit to Capricorn in Dhanistha Nakshatra. The shadow planets Rahu and Ketu are referred to as lunar nodes- most malefic forces in the horoscope. They indicate past life karma and how one experiences it in the present life. Rahu is a shadow planet with a powerful impact on human lives. Rahu is the North Node capable of generating interest in worldly comforts and materialistic pleasures. Ketu is the South Node, enhances your spiritual interests and pursuits. Both these planets alter the way you think and perceive when they occupy a dominating position in your horoscope.
RAHU-KETU TRANSIT 2017 FORECAST FOR LEO MOON SIGN
Rahu will Transit through 12th House Rahu’s transit in Cancer, happening in the 12th house from your Moon Sign can make you enjoy favorable situations in your life. It may cause a lot of changes and unexpected developments. You could have strong chances to establish foreign connections or go abroad. Unexpected financial gains can be enjoyed during this period. Such benefits might bring about greater satisfaction and happiness to you. You will be able to bring out your hidden skills and tap your potential to achieve your goals. It is the time to give your whole hearted attention to your parents and relatives. You must give your love and care to your parents and seek their blessings. You may suffer from disturbed sleep patterns during this period owing to dreams and nightmares. It is important to keep away from bad company as it might bring harm to you. They will try to exploit you for no reason. During this period under the influence of Rahu, you may get lost in the world of dreams, most often cut off from outer reality. You may be trapped in your own imagination and thinking. You need to come out of your world of illusion as it may dampen your progress.
Ketu will Transit through 6th House Ketu Transit in Capricorn through 6th House could give you good results. This could be an excellent period with favorable happenings. You can earn name and fame through your hard work and dedication. You will be strong and persistent in your efforts. Ketu will also bless you with clarity of mind. You will be able to achieve your desired goals through your self-efforts. You will be blessed with fearlessness, courage and determination by Ketu and this will make you dominate your competitors and opponents. You will overcome all challenges and solve all problems posed by them. It will be a period where you need to be careful in your career. Promotions and job transfers are possible. Try to maintain a good relationship with your spouse and friends. Your health needs your attention. Take care of your health during this Transit. Follow practices that will make you fit and healthy. Daily meditation and yoga will improve your health.
Remedies: Propitiate Rahu and Ketu by performing Archana (light and sound ceremony), Abishekam (hydration ceremony), Homa (fire rituals) and Pooja (offerings) to get relief from afflictions due to transits and seek good results from Rahu and Ketu. Participation in the rituals attract beneficial blessings of the shadow planets.