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 VIRGO MOON SIGN
Rahu will Transit through 11th House
Rahu’s transit in Cancer to 11th house from your Moon Sign is considered highly auspicious transit for you. Rahu in your eleventh house of Financial Gains and Achievements can bring a lot of financial benefits. Unexpected money gains are possible. You might be able to fulfill your desires and ambitions. This transit will open doors to many new jobs and excellent career opportunities which will give happiness and satisfaction to you. You will also gain by long-distance travel.
You will have chances to go abroad and this will make you very happy and delighted. Increase in expenditure will be seen during this period and this may cause much concern to you. Therefore, scope to save will be less. You must maintain a good relationship with your elder siblings.
Ketu will Transit through 5th House
Ketu Transit in Capricorn through 5th House will bear moderate results. You will have concern about your children and their future. It is the time to take good care of them.
This Transit will enable you to develop your knowledge and wisdom. You will show deep interest in spirituality which can give you total satisfaction.
Ketu Transit in Capricorn can strengthen your powers of intuition. Your intuitive skills will help you in your career. You will be able to see things in a detailed perspective.
Relationship will suffer during Ketu Transit in Capricorn. It can create differences between you and your loved ones. Misunderstanding in the family will create emotional stress.
However, do not get agitated. Be calm and positive to handle things effectively.
Practice Yoga and meditation to experience beneficial results.
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.