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 GEMINI MOON SIGN
Rahu will Transit through 2nd House
For Gemini Moon sign, Rahu’s transit in Cancer will be 2nd house from your Moon Sign. This placement is likely to give average results. It can cause financial complications and problems. Owing to money related issues, there are chances of facing disturbances in the domestic front. Tension and stress may be seen among family members due to these issues. Financial losses occur when Rahu occupies the 2nd house. So it is important to be cautious during financial transactions to avoid losses. As it may lead to increase in expenses, proper financial planning is advised during this period.
You need to think before you speak as there are chances for problems creeping through communication with others. You should be careful during your conversations, both in professional and personal discussions. Avoid indulging in gossips and loose talks as it may bring harm to you.
You need to pay attention to your health. Avoid taking unhealthy food. Improper habits like lack of timely meals, intake of unhealthy food may cause health problems to you. Care should be taken to avoid health complications. You must follow a good healthy diet and regular exercises to keep yourself fit.
Ketu will Transit through 8th House
Ketu Transit in Capricorn through 8th House will be a period where you face neutral effects. It could be a period of inner transformation. You may develop interest in spirituality. Take advantage of this transit to focus on your spiritual growth. Practice of meditation will improve your power of attention and concentration.
Ketu Transit in Capricorn is not expected to be favorable period in matters of finances. You may face penalty or fine from government. Timely payment of taxes and strict adherence to law, rules and regulations can save you from unwanted legal hassles or entanglements.
It will be a good period for your career growth and in profession. You may have many opportunities in your profession and your career will see a steady growth. Unexpected gifts during auspicious occasions will come as a big surprise. You can also enjoy sudden gains during this period. Moving to another place or better environment may bring about a good change to your family.
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 attracts the blessings of the shadow planets and helps obtain beneficial results.