Rahu or Ketu in the Eighth house

Rh 8th

लग्नादष्टमे राहुकेत्वोः फलम्

lagnādaṣṭame rāhuketvoḥ phalam

lagnād Lagna or Ascendant, aṣṭame eighth, rāhuketvo phalam fruits or results of the Rahu or Ketu

Translation: The results of the Rahu or Ketu in the eighth house.

 

अतिरोगी द्वत्रिंशद्वर्षयुष्मान॥ २२॥

शुभयुते पञ्चचत्वारिंशद्वर्षे भावाधिपे बलयुते

स्वोच्चेषष्टिवर्षणिवा जीवितम्॥ २३॥

 

atirogī dvatriṁśadvarṣayuṣmāna || 22||

śubhayute pañcacatvāriṁśadvarṣe bhāvādhipe balayute

svocceṣaṣṭivarṣaṇivā jīvitam || 23||

 

atirogī sickly, diseased; dvatriṁśadvarṣa 32 year; ayuṣmāna longevity, length of life;

śubhayute conjoined benefic; pañcacatvāriṁśadvarṣe 45th year; bhāvādhipe house lord; balayute strong;

svocce own sign or exalted; ṣaṣṭivarṣaṇi 60th year; or; jīvitam living, living through.

 

Translation: If Rahu or Ketu is in the eighth house, the native will be very sickly and the life span of native will be of 32 years. If will be 45 years if Rahu or Ketu is associated with a benefic. If the lord of the eighth house is strong or is in own sign or exalted, native’s longevity will be 60 years.

Saturn in the Eighth house

Saturn 8th

 

लग्नादष्टमे शनिफलम्

lagnādaṣṭame śaniphalam

lagnād Lagna or Ascendant, aṣṭame eighth, śaniphalam fruits or results of the Saturn

Translation: The results of the Saturn in the eighth house.

 

 

त्रिपादायुः दरिद्री शूद्रस्त्रीरतः सेवकः॥ ३७॥

उच्चस्वक्षेत्रे दीर्घयुः॥ ३८॥

अरिनीचगे भावाधिपे अल्पायुः॥ ३९॥

कष्टान्नभोगी॥ ४०॥

 

tripādāyuḥ daridrī śūdrastrīrataḥ sevakaḥ || 37||

uccasvakṣetre dīrghayuḥ || 38||

arinīcage bhāvādhipe alpāyuḥ || 39||

kaṣṭānnabhogī || 40||

 

tripādāyu three out of four parts; daridrī poor, beggar; śūdra one serving others; strī a wife; rata having sexual intercourse with, loved; sevaka a servant, attendant;

uccasvakṣetre exaltation or own sign; dīrghayu long life;

arinīcage placed in enemy sign or debilitated; bhāvādhipe lord of the house; alpāyu short lived; kaṣṭa evil, wrong, difficult; ānna food, bread corn; bhogī enjoying or suffering.

 

Translation: The native will have life span of 75 years (*tripāda is a time measurement and needs further explanation). If Saturn is in the eighth house the native will be poor, will have intimacy with low caste woman and will earn his livelihood by serving others.

If Saturn is in his sign of exaltation (Libra) or own sign (Capricorn or Aquarius) the native will be long lived.

If the lord of the 8th house is in the house of his enemy or his sign of debilitation, the native will be short lived and he will earn his livelihood with difficulty and may have to go without food.

 

Jupiter in the Eighth house

Jupiter 8th

लग्नादष्टमे गुरुफलम्

lagnādaṣṭame guruphalam

lagnād Lagna or Ascendant, aṣṭame eighth, guruphalam fruits or results of the Jupiter

Translation: The results of the Jupiter in the eighth house.

 

अल्पायुः नीचकृत्यकारी॥ ३८॥

पापयुते पतितः॥ ३९॥

भावाधिपे सुभयुते रन्ध्रे दीर्घयुः॥ ४०॥

बलहीने अल्पायुः॥ ४१॥

पापयुते सप्तदशवर्षदुपरि विधवासंगमो भवति॥ ४२॥

उच्चस्वक्षेत्रे दीर्घयुः बलहीनः अरोगी योगपौरुषः विद्वान्

वेदशास्त्रविचक्षणः॥ ४३॥

 

alpāyuḥ nīcakṛtyakārī || 38||

pāpayute patitaḥ || 39||

bhāvādhipe subhayute randhre dīrghayuḥ || 40||

balahīne alpāyuḥ || 41||

pāpayute saptadaśavarṣadupari vidhavāsaṁgamo bhavati || 42||

uccasvakṣetre dīrghayuḥ balahīnaḥ arogī yogapauruṣaḥ vidvān

vedaśāstravicakṣaṇaḥ || 43||

 

alpāyu short-lived; nīca debilitated, low, vile, mean; kṛtyakārī a witch, woman causing injury or destruction;

pāpayute conjoined malefic; patita fallen, wicked, degraded;

bhāvādhipe lord of the house; subhayute conjoined benefic; randhre 8th house; dīrghayu long-lived;

balahīne weak; alpāyu short-lived;

pāpayute conjoined malefic; saptadaśavarṣad 17th year; upari after, in connection to; vidhavā a widow; saṁgamo sexual unity, come together; bhavati being, present;

uccasvakṣetre exalted or in own sign; dīrghayu long-lived; balahīnaḥ weak; arogī healthy; yogapauruṣa saintly; vidvān a wise man, sage, seer.

 

Translation: If Jupiter is in the eighth house the native will be short-lived and will indulge in mean and vile activities (causing destruction to others). If Jupiter is conjoined malefic he will be sinful.

If the lord of the 8th house is conjoined a benefic planet in the 8th house the native will be long-lived. If the lord of the 8th house is weak he will be short-lived.

If Jupiter is conjoined malefic the native will have sexual relationship with a widow after his 17th year.

If Jupiter is exalted (Cancer) or in own sign (Sagittarius or Pisces) he will be long-lived, if Jupiter is weak he will be healthy, saintly and wise man.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Mars in the Eighth House

ma in 8th

लग्नादष्टमे भौमफलम्

lagnādaṣṭame bhaumaphalam

lagnād Lagna or Ascendant, aṣṭame eight, bhaumaphalam fruits or results of the Mars

Translation: The results of the Mars in the eight house.

 

नेत्ररोगी अर्धायुः पित्ररिष्टं मूत्रकृच्छृरोगः॥ ६६॥

अल्पपुत्रवान् वातशूलादिरोगः दारसुखयुतः॥ ६७॥

शुभयुते देहारोग्याम् दीर्घयु मुनष्यादि वृद्धिः॥ ६८॥

पापक्षेत्रे पापयुते ईक्षणवशाद्वात क्ष्यादि रोगः

मूत्रकृच्छृधिक्यं वा॥ ६९॥

मध्यमायुः॥ ७०॥

भावाधिपबलयुते पूर्नायुः॥ ७१॥

 

netrarogī ardhāyuḥ pitrariṣṭaṁ mūtrakṛcchṛrogaḥ || 66||

alpaputravān vātaśūlādirogaḥ dārasukhayutaḥ || 67||

śubhayute dehārogyām dīrghayu munaṣyādi vṛddhiḥ || 68||

pāpakṣetre pāpayute īkṣaṇavaśādvāta kṣyādi rogaḥ

mūtrakṛcchṛdhikyaṁ vā || 69||

madhyamāyuḥ || 70||

bhāvādhipabalayute pūrnāyuḥ || 71||

 

netrarogī eye disease; ardha a half; ayu longevity; pitra a father; riṣṭaṁ injury or wound; mūtrakṛcchṛ painful discharge of urine, roga disease;

alpa small, little; putravān having children; vātaśūla pain caused by the wind, flatulence; adi and others; roga disease; dāra take to wife, marry; sukhayuta happy, pleasant, comfortable;

śubhayute conjoined benefic; dehārogyām bodily health, absence of disease; dīrghayu long lived; muni sage, rishi; ādi and others; vṛddhi growth, increase, rise;

pāpakṣetre in a malefic sign; pāpayute conjoined malefic; īkṣaṇa a look, view, looking after; vaśād desire, want, graha dristhi; vāta a wind in body, pains; kṣyādi and other destruction; roga disease;

mūtrakṛcchṛa painful discharge of urine, urinary afflictions; dhikyaṁ pain; or;

madhyamāyu middle longevity;

bhāvādhipa lord of the house; balayute endowed with strength, powerful; pūrnāyu full longevity.

 

Translation: If Mars is in the eighth house, the native will suffer from eye disease. He will not be long lived. Father will die early in the native’s life and native will suffer from urinary diseases.

Person will have few children, he will suffer from vatta related diseases (pains, rheumatism, etc.) but will have a happy married life.

If Mars is conjoined with a benefic, the native will be healthy, he will be increasingly long lived (will live long like rishi’s). If Mars is in the sign of malefic, conjoined malefic or under planetary aspect of a malefic planet, native will suffer from vatta related (rheumatism, pains), urinary troubles and pains. His life span will be medium. If the lord of the eight house is strong, person will have full longevity.

 

bhRigu sūtram – The Moon in the Eighth House

Sage Bhrigu

लग्नादष्टमे चन्द्रफलम्

lagnādaṣṭame candraphalam

lagnād Lagna or Ascendant, aṣṭame eighth, candraphalam fruits or results of the Moon

Translation: The results of the Moon in the eight house.

 

 

अल्पवाहनवान्॥ क्॥

तडाकादिषुगण्डः॥ ख्॥

स्त्रीमूलेनबंधुजन परित्यागी॥ ग्॥

स्वर्क्षे स्वोच्चे दीर्घयुः क्षीने वा मध्यमायुः॥ घ्॥

 

alpavāhanavān || k||

taḍākādiṣugaṇḍaḥ || kh||

strīmūlenabaṁdhujana parityāgī || g||

svarkṣe svocce dīrghayuḥ kṣīne vā madhyamāyuḥ || gh||

 

alpa small, little; vāhanavān vehicle, driving, riding;

taḍākādiṣu tank, pool, a shore and other such things; gaṇḍa danger;

strīmūlena originated from a woman or a wife; bandhujana a kinsmen, friend, relations; parityāgī leaving, forsaken, renouncing;

svarkṣe own sign; svocce exalted; dīrghayu long lived; kṣīne waning; or; madhyamāyu medium span of life.

 

Translation: If the Moon is placed in the eighth house native will not have much of comfort from conveyances. Watery places like ponds, tanks, wells etc. will be sources of danger to his life. He will be separated from his relations on account of his wife.

If the Moon is in own sign (Cancer) or in sign of exaltation (Taurus), the native will be long lived. He will have medium span of life if the Moon is waning.

 

The Sun in the Eighth House

Bhrigu

लग्नादष्टमे रविफलम्

lagnādaṣṭame raviphalam

Translation: The results of the Sun in the eighth house.

 

अल्पपुत्रः नेत्ररोगी॥ ७५॥

दशमे वर्षे शिरोव्रणी॥७६॥

शुभयतुदृष्टे तत्परिहारह्॥ ७७॥

अल्पधनवान् गोमहिष्यादिनाशः॥ ७८॥

देहे रोगः॥ ७९॥

ख्यातिमान्॥ ८०॥

भावाधिपे बलयुते इष्टक्षेत्रवान्॥ ८१॥

स्वोच्चेस्वक्षेत्रे दीर्घयुः॥ ८२॥

 

alpaputraḥ netrarogī || 75||

daśame varṣe śirovraṇī || 76||

śubhayatudṛṣṭe tatparihārah || 77||

alpadhanavān gomahiṣyādināśaḥ || 78||

dehe rogaḥ || 79||

khyātimān || 80||

bhāvādhipe balayute iṣṭakṣetravān || 81||

svoccesvakṣetre dīrghayuḥ || 82||

 

alpa small, little; putra a son, child; netrarogī eye disease;

daśame the 10th; varṣe year; śiro the head, skul; vraṇī wounded, sore, ulcerated;

śubhayatudṛṣṭe auspicious aspect or yuti (conjuction); tatpari following that or thereupon; hārah carrying away, removal;

alpa small, little; dhana wealth, riches; vān being; gomahiṣyādi cattle, buffaloes and ohers; nāśa destruction;

dehe the body; rogaḥ disease, sickness;

khyātimān renown, fame, celebrity;

bhāvādhipe lord of the house; balayute endowed with strength, powerful; iṣṭa wished, desired, liked; kṣetravān property, land, soil;

svoccesvakṣetre exalted or own sign; dīrghayuḥ long life, long lived.

 

Translation: If the Sun is in the eight house the native will have few children. He will suffer from eye diseases. In the 10th year he will suffer from head injury. This will not happen if the Sun is aspected or conjoined a benefic planet.

The native will have meagre wealth and native’s cattle, buffaloes and cows will get destroyed.

He will suffer from chronic ailments of the body but he will be famous.

If the lord of the eight house is associated with strong planets, the native will become owner of land of his choice. It the Sun is exalted (in Aries) or in own sign (in Leo), the native will be long lived.