As per vedic astrology readings, second and seventh houses of a horoscope are considered Maraka (death causing) planets. Similarly, the planets placed in second and seventh houses can cause death in relevant planetary periods. In suicide cases, the roles of third and sixth houses are found prominent. Third house of a vedic astrology horoscope denotes about the initiatives and courage of a person; and if the initiatives of a person are having negative relationships with death inflicting planets, the person can commit suicide.
Similarly, the sixth house denotes enemies and inauspicious relationship of sixth house/lord with first, second, seventh or eighth house can make a person do enmity with his own self. Second and seventh houses are maraka (death causing) houses and their lords are Marakesha (death inflicting planets). The chances of suicidal tendencies are more in people having Watery or Airy ascendant as such people born in Watery or Airy Ascendant are more soft and emotional as compared to people born in Earthy or Fiery Sign.
In general, the following factors are to be analyzed to
- Strength of ascendant lord in comparison to eighth lord.
- Relationship between first and seventh lords and either/both of them being weak.
- Relationship between first and second lords and either/both of them being weak.
- Eighth lord’s relationship with first and/or third lord/house.
- Relationship of the Moon with Saturn or eighth house.
- Relationship of third house/lord with second, sixth, seventh and/or eighth houses.
- Nodes can also cause psychological problems related to suicidal tendencies, when they are not having any relationship with any other planet.
- Operation of inauspicious planetary period.
In this vedic horoscope, the Mars is conjunct with Sun in seventh house; and also having its aspect over tenth, first and second houses of lagna chart. Exalted Jupiter in second house is also under influence of Mars. Ketu occupies ninth house and ninth lord Saturn is united with Rahu in third house. The native approached for astrology guidance on career and marriage during last phase of Jupiter/Venus bhukti. He should be very careful in his professional matters and also advised to postpone his marriage till completion of Sun antardasa. Notice that both Jupiter and Sun are under malefic influence of Mars, which is significantly inauspicious planet for Gemini Ascendant people. However, the native may not make up his mind in accordance and would go for marriage and kept making strong endeavors for professional betterment. Unfortunately, soon after start of Jupiter/Sun period, the inauspicious impact of Mars started showing its results. first, his father expired just a month before his marriage – and spoiling the overall charm of the marriage. Thereafter, a continuous series of professional problems started surfacing in his life and ended up with loss of job within a very short notice of two months.
The movable signs and operation of negative planetary periods causes job problems like instability and/or changes in job. The influence and/ or operation of sixth lord main or sub-period generates fear of losing job or causes disciplinary/ legal problems. The influence and/ or operation of eighth house lord main or sub-period causes obstruction and delays in professional matters. While the influence and/or operation of twelfth house lord causes changes and losses in job. The planets having relations with sixth, eighth or twelfth houses may also cause job problems during their planetary dasha.
In this vedic astrology birth chart, tenth lord Mercury is exalted in tenth house creating Bhadra Yoga. Lord of second and third houses Saturn is exalted in eleventh house. Despite this the native faced job problems and his health also suffered during the main-period of Saturn. The reasons behind is the placement of ascendant lord Jupiter in twelfth house, operation of Saturn’s Maha Dasha when Saturn is not only a Maraka planet for Sagittarius ascendant but also exalted in Movable sign. In addition to this, the first house is also under aspect of Saturn and eighth lord Moon. The job problems surfaced during the Rahu Anter Dasha which is exalted in sixth house of the vedic astrology horoscope. Planetary period of two strong negative planets did not allow the native to get settled.
Selection of career between job and business is very crucial and important decision of life. In accordance with the planetary strength of your horoscope, vedic astrology readings are reasonably useful to help you in selecting best option between job and business. In brief, the following aspects of a horoscope are to be analyzed to find out best suitable option between Job and Business.
Astrology Readings of Ascendant: Strong Ascendant has always observed to be extremely supportive for professional career of a person. Usually, the weakness of first lord may cause a person to choose a safer option like job.
Astrology Readings of Tenth Bhava: Strong tenth house is very helpful in blessing the native with early and easy success in his professional endeavors. The relationship of tenth house with second, fifth, eighth and eleventh houses usually gives inclination towards job and skilled profession. If strong third lord also gets involved, the person goes for independent profession including business.
Astrology Readings of Third Bhava: In addition to the tenth house, vedic astrology readings of third house are also very important in selecting best suited career option between job and business. Astrology readings indicating weak third house may hamper one’s initiatives for independent business. While afflicted third house may cause one to be over confident.
Astrology Readings of Fifth Bhava: Fifth house is also related with knowledge, education, intelligence, intuition, high positions, and easy financial gains through calculated speculation. Astrology readings indicating weak fifth house may result in financial losses due to wrong decisions and may also cause one to be over speculative.
Astrology Readings of Seventh Bhava: Weakness/affliction on the part of seventh house may cause problems in professional relationships and business partnerships. Usually, planets related with seventh indicate trading and selling/purchasing of things and services like shop, showroom, and independent skilled professions.
Nature of planets involved: Astrology readings of nature of planets involved are also very important while deciphering the suitability among Job and Business. Royal planets viz. the Sun and Moon, blesses one with good opportunities to have independent business. Saturn, Mars, Rahu and Ketu, when strong and well placed; indicate high positions in job and society. Strong Jupiter, Mercury and Venus give inclination towards skilled and independent professions.