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Rasis (Zodiac Houses) In Indian Astrology when a zodiac is divided into twelve equal parts, each such part

has an extension of 30 degrees of arc. Such a division is called a sign or Rasi. There are 12 houses of Rasi's. No 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 Indian System of Houses Mesha (21-March to 20-April ) Vrishaba (21-April to 20-May ) Mithuna (21-May to 20-June) Karkata (21-June to 20-July) Simha (21-July to 20-August) Kanya (21-August to 20-September) Tula (21-September to 20-October ) Vrischika (21-October to 20-November ) Dhanus (21-November to 20-December) Makara (21-December to 20-January ) Kumbha (21-January to 20-February) Meena (21-Februaryto 20-March) Lords of Houses Each Rasi has a planet assigned to it as Lord of the House. No 1 Houses Mesha Lord of House Kuja (Mars)

2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 Vrishaba Mithuna Karkata Simha Kanya Tula Vrischika Dhanu Makara Kumbha Meena Exalted Houses Sukra (Venus) Buddha (Mercury) Chandra (Moon) Surya (Sun) Buddha (Mercury) Sukra (Venus) Kuja (Mars) Guru (Jupiter) Sani (Saturn) Sani (Saturn) Guru (Jupiter) Each planet has a point in the zodiac where it attains maximum strength. Planets and their exaltation houses (Uchacha) No 1 2 3 4 5 Planet Ravi (Sun) Chandra (Moon) Kuja (Mars) Budha (Mercury) Guru (Jupiter) Exalted House Mesha Vrishaba Makara Kanya Karkata . The houses where they have the maximum strength are called the houses of exaltation.

Planets and their debilitated houses No 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Planet Ravi (Sun) Chandra (Moon) Kuja (Mars) Buddha (Mercury) Guru (Jupiter) Shukra (Venus) Sani (Saturn) Debilitated House Tula Vrischika Karkata Meena Makara Sukra Mesha Period of stay of Planets in each House Planet Sun Moon Mars Mercury Jupiter Period of Stay 30 days 2 1/4 days 45 days 30 days 1 year . The houses where the planets have the minimum strength are called the houses of debilitation.6 7 Shukra (Venus) Sani (Saturn) Debilitated Houses Meena Tula Each planet has a point in the zodiac where it has the minimum strength.

lords of the following houses are Badhak planets. . Taurus and Aquarius) Ninth house is badhak for Sthir Lagna and the lord of the ninth house is the badhak planet for these four signs. These planets create obstacles in a person’s work with their conditions and positions.Venus Saturn Rahu Ketu 30 days 2 years & 6 months 1 year & 6 months 1 year & 6 months Types of Houses Movable (Chara) Mesha Karkata Tula Makara Fixed (Sthira) Vrishaba Simha Vrischika Kumbha Common (Dwiswabhava) Mithuna Kanya Dhanu Meena Badhak Planets Some of the houses in a horoscope are known as Badhak places and their governors are called Badhak Planets. and Capricorn signs get results after lots of obstacles. Cancer. Let us study which houses are badhak houses for which ascendants. and Badhak Houses. Libra and Caprocorn Lagna) Eleventh house is Badhak for Char lagna and the lord of the eleventh house is the badhak planet. People of Aries. Badhak planets lie in the category of malefic planets. Sthir Lagna(Scorpio. Char Lagna(Aries. For the following ascendants. Which are the Badhak Planets. Libra. Cancer. Leo.

Sagittarius and Pisces and the lord of the seventh house is the badhak planet. and Pisces) Dwiswabhao Lagna i. Ascendant Aries Taurus Gemini Cancer Leo Virgo Libra Scorpio Sagittarius Capricorn Aquarius Pisces 2nd house Taurus Gemini Cancer Leo Virgo Libra Scorpio Sagittarius Capricorn Aquarius Pisces Aries 2nd house Rashi Lord Venus Mercury Moon Sun Mercury Venus Mars Jupiter Saturn Saturn Jupiter Mars 7th house Libra Scorpio Sagittarius Capricorn Aquarius Pisces Aries Taurus Gemini Cancer Leo Virgo 7th house rashi lord Venus Mars Jupiter Saturn Saturn Jupiter Mars Venus Mercury Moon Sun Mercury . can give suffering like death. Sagittarius. Virgo.e the seventh house is badhak for Gemini.Dwiswabhava Lagna(Gemini. Virgo. Marak Planet. depending on it condition. The lord of marak bhava is known as Maraka Planet or Markesh. These planets are not good for health. Ascendant Badhaka Planet Ascendant Aries Taurus Gemini Cancer Leo Virgo Libra Scorpio Sagittarius Capricorn Aquarius Pisces Badhaka House 11th house Aquarius 9th house Capricorn 7th house Sagittarius 11th house Taurus 9th house Aries 7th house Pisces 11th house Leo 9th house Cancer 7th house Gemini 11th house Scorpio 9th house Libra 7th house Virgo Badhaka Planet Saturn Saturn Jupiter Venus Mars Jupiter Sun Moon Mercury Mars Venus Mercury Note : Badhaka planet when placed in 12th house alone is auspicious Marak Bhava and Marak Planets Second and seventh house of the horoscope is known as Marak Bhava or the place of Marak.

9th & 11th houses VENUS 4th. 7 and 10. Note : "A Yoga karaka is when one single planet forms Raja Yoga by itself. for the 8th house. Maraka is a term for houses 2 and 7. the planets also act as significators for various houses." ( Source : http://in. and are associated with longevity and death. For Libra ascendants Saturn rules both the 4th (Kendra) and the 5th (trinal). In Taurus ascendant Saturn rules the 9th (trinal) house. 5 and 9.e. They both have Venus as the Yoga Karaka. even though it may be a natural malefic planet. No other ascendants will have a single planet rule both a kendra and a trine.com/question/index?qid=20090909211732AA9ZHvd ) Note :The Kendra is angle 1. and the 10th (kendra) house. For Cancer and Leo ascendants Mars is the Yoga Karaka. The various planets act as significators for the houses indicated against each :- SUN 1st. These are the only ascendants to have a Yoga Karaka. Aquarius ascendant Venus rules the 4th and 9th.yahoo. . 7th & 12th houses SATURN Ayushkaraka (longevity) i. Cancer ascendant will have Mars rule the 5th and the 10th. These are the only ascendants to have a Yoga Karaka. 4. 5th. Ascendant Taurus and Libra Cancer and Leo Capricorn and Aquarius Yogakaraka Planet Saturn Mars Venus In addition to ruling houses containing their signs. A Yoga Karaka planet will be a planet that brings great benefit to the chart. 9th &10th houses MOON 4th house MARS 3rd &10th houses MERCURY 6th & 10th houses JUPITER 2nd. even though it may be a natural malefic planet. Leo ascendants will have Mars rule the 4th and the 9th. With Capricorn Ascendant Venus rules the5th and the 10th.Yogakaraka A Yoga Karaka planet will be a planet that brings great benefit to the chart. It rules two different houses. In both Taurus and Libra ascendants Saturn is the Yoga Karaka. The first house can serve as either in the combination.answers. one is a triconal and one is a Kendra. Other ascendants that have a Yoga Karaka are Capricorn and Aquarius. Triconal are houses 1.