Rahu in 7th house for Every Sign of Male or Female Horoscope


Rahu in 7th house

Rahu in 7th house Means when Rahu Occupies the 7th House from Lagna or Ascendant and Ketu occupies the 1st House of Your Horoscope. Rahu is an illusion and it creates illusions in the house it sits in. So it will create a Lot of confusion, doubt etc regarding the Matters of 7th Bhava.

“Rahu” this Name has lot of confusion and fear associated with it. This is perhaps one of the most dreaded and misunderstood planet after Saturn. I will try to give you some important hints and information about the result of Rahu in 7th house of any Horoscope.

Today we are Living in Kali Yuga which is Ruled or Under the Influence of Rahu. Hence the Influence of Rahu is More Prominent in this Present Age. So it is Very important to understand How Rahu is Going to affect your Life.

But we must remember that the result and its magnitude varies with lot of other things Like aspect, Conjunction and Nakshatra. Here I will give an overall and general information about the result of 7th house Rahu from Ascendant.

So Before Going into Deep, Lets Discuss about Some importance of 7th house and Rahu for Better understanding.

The Signification of 7th House

Generally when We talk about the affect of Rahu in the Seventh House of your Horoscope, We mainly Discuss about the Effect on Marriage, relationship etc. But 7th house is not only about Marriage or Relationship only. It is also Main House for Trade and Business, Traveling, Career, Financial Success etc. So We must check the effects from all the Aspect.

7th house is right opposite to the Lagna or Ascendant. It is the Part of Kama Trikona (3, 7 and 11th House are Kama Houses). So indicates Desire and Fulfilments of Desire.

As Lagna represent our self, 7th house represent our opposite partner. SO it Becomes the house of Marriage and Partner. It gives us information about Quality of our Marriage, Nature and Character of Our Marriage Partner etc.

In case of Legal matters 7th house represents the opposite party. It indicates Business, Business partner, Foreign Travel etc.

Not only that 7th House is the House of Public and Society. How we interact with Society and Social culture.

It is one of the Kendra house of Birth Chart. Kendra houses are known as the Pillar of any chart. There are 4 Kendra houses in Horoscope -1st house or Ascendant, 4th house, 7th house and 10th house. Any planet in 7th house will influence the Ascendant directly because every planet has aspect on the 7th sign from it. So when we see a Malefic Planet like Rahu in 7th house, it creates lot of tension and fear.

But is it really anything to worry? We will discuss about it Now. But Before that Significance of Rahu.

Significance of Rahu in Vedic Astrology

Rahu is the Significator of sudden gain, Foreign Country, out of the box idea, New innovation, Communication, stardom etc. Rahu amplifies the effect of the house or planets associated with it. In this Kaliyuga, the kind of Worldly affair Rahu can give, no other planet can ever provide. Most of the Politicians or Movie Actors are having a very strong influence of Rahu and Saturn. Rahu can give Massive and Sudden Name and fame to a person.

Rahu is Electronics. So All Kinds of Electronics Products Around Us Like Camera, TV, Mobile etc all are governed by Rahu.

All kinds of Online Work and Internet is Ruled by Rahu. So if you want to get Success in any kind of Online or internet based work, You need a Powerful Rahu.

Rahu is Innovation. So for any kind of Research or Innovation, Help of Rahu is Required.

It is comfortable in Airy Signs. Airy Signs rules over intelligence. So Rahu is not Emotional Fool, it is cleaver and cunning.

Rahu is Master of disguise. So it can create Greatest Actor, Movie Directors, Cinematographer, Magician etc. Remember the Story of Stealing Nectar.

It is very Focused and Determined. Among all the demons only Rahu was So Focused that he was able to Understand the treachery of God and how they were being deprived from the Nectar. he was So determined that he took the disguise of God and drink the Nectar.

Read: Effects of 8th house Rahu


Brief details on the the characteristics and Attributes of Rahu

Based on vedic philosophy, Rahu is a mysterious planet that is said to be cruel, influencer of hindrance, egoistic and arrogant nature of the native, and also the influencer of harsh or evil thinking. Rahu symbolises the element of Sky (Akash) and it has the infamous record of causing fear and anger on men and women. Rahu is a mysterious planet that usually deals with the unmanifested actions or mind related aspects of a person.

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According to scriptures, Rahu is depicted as an entity with serpent head and without a body. It’s attributes further includes keeping secrets, curiosity and intolerance. People with strong Rahu would strive to understand mysticism and ways of achieving success quickly. Rahu is good for those who wants to make a career by becoming an investigator, researcher, computer expert, teacher, physiatrist, sales man, politician and many more. A person with strong Rahu can also make a good career out of Radio, Astrology and Medicines.

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Result of Rahu in 7th house

Now Lets Discuss the Effect of Rahu in 7th house from Lagna.

Rahu in the 7th house from Lagna or Ascendant can give you problems with your Spouse and if it is afflicted or weak, Divorce or separation is also Possible. It can Give Problems with Business Partners also. Inter caste Marriage is also Possible. As Rahu is a Cheat, It can give you Cheating from Life Partner or Business Partner.

Rahu has separative tendencies. 7th house is the House Marriage Partnership and Business Partnership. Hence Rahu in 7th house, breaks many houses and even business partnerships. It is responsible for marital or family tussle and many other conflicts that can cause a family to tear apart.

Since the 7th house deals with business or money transactions, The businessman with Rahu in 7th house would also be driven by greed and thus take part in immoral way of making business. This might result in staining of reputation in corporate world and also increases the chances of bankruptcy.

But When Any Beneficial Planet Like Jupiter or Venus conjuncts with this Rahu, Negative Results will be Reduced. If it is Strong, Gain from Foreign Sources, Success in import-export Business etc is Possible. As Rahu is an Illusion and all kinds of Illusion can only be cleared by Knowledge. So Jupiter and Venus- the Two Gurus in Astrology Can only control Rahu and its Illusion.

You will have Good negotiation Skills Which will give you Benefit in Business.

We must Remember that no Planet is completely good or Bad. It all depends upon the sign where it is placed, the houses it owns, the condition in other Divisional Chart etc. It is even more applicable for Rahu because Rahu is a Chaya Graha or Shadow Planet. It doesn’t have its own House. So whichever Sign Rahu occupies, the owner of that Sign determines how Rahu will work.

Being a significator of Akash element Rahu is also responsible for journey on the air, i.e. via airplane and helicopter. Rahu also Signify Foreign Element. So If Rahu in 7th house is well placed and also aspected by Favourable or Yogakaraka Planet, it can give you Success in Import-export Business.

Rahu in this position will Give a Lots of Friends. But these Friends will not be trustworthy. You will not find a Single friend during the hour of Need. You can have associations and relationships with bad people. You can hurt good people by falling into the company of evil people.

7th house is also a Maraka House or Death causing House. On the human body Rahu in 7th house causes skin diseases, unwanted pregnancies and diseases of the nervous system, stammering, paralysis, cancer, food poisoning, attack of venomous snake, phobia related to height and sound, and many more.

As Rahu is associated with secret or hidden matters, It has also been found that people with this position of Rahu suffers from diseases that is not revealed till it has become worse.

The 7th House stands for war, dominion and conflict. So When Rahu occupies the 7th house, You will lack the courage to face the opponent and often resort to unethical means to defeat the enemy, be it though words or actions.

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The ill-effects of Rahu in 7th house varies from person to person and it also depends upon other factors of a person’s horoscope. The effects corresponding to diseases in private parts may not occur for a person with strong mars and people with Leo and Taurus zodiac might overcome many of the hindrances produced by Rahu naturally.

The person with Rahu in 7th House is often found to be lazy, short tempered, unwilling to adapt in stressful situations and often find difficulty in professional life.

When Rahu is placed in 7th house, it will aspect the third house which is significator of Neighbors. So the relationship with neighbors may also suffer to a large extent.

Rahu in Seventh House further increase in desire for luxurious life. If Rahu is conjunct with Venus in Seventh house and they are well placed, it can give a very good family life full of love and affection. The person will be highly successful in gaining Material success. So this will clear your doubt that if it is well fortified how much gain a person can get.

We all know that 10th house is the House of Profession and Career. So as per Bhavat Bhavam principle, 7th house is 10th houses away from 10th house. So it becomes the secondary house of profession. When Rahu occupies this house, a person suffers from several mental stress and psychological problems and a person can also find difficulty in taking decisions. It can affect his Profession and Career.

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Rahu in 7th Bhava gives a larger than life personality for the other public. The person here is extremely proud of their achievements.

Effects of Rahu in 7th House on Marriage

Seventh House is considered as the house related to Marriage and Married Life. 7th house is the House of Love, Romance and Relationship.

Rahu is the Planet of Obsession.  Rahu in the 7th house will Make you obsessed About your Partner, Love and Romance. You can go to any extent or Can Even ignore Social Norms and Traditions also for your Love and Relationship. So When Rahu occupies the Seventh House, it increases the chance of Love Marriage. 

Read: Love Marriage Yoga in Astrology

You can know about Nature and Character of Spouse from the planets of 7th house. Presence of Rahu in this house indicates that your may get Married to different Community or Faraway Place. Person with Rahu in 7th house can also become Very Possessive and obsessive about Partner.

You can also read about our discussion on beautiful spouse astrology

Now Lets Discuss the effect of Rahu in Seventh House in Marriage Life.

It is Generally not Considered Good for Marriage and Married Life. As Rahu is a separative planet, it will try to create friction and conflict in the Married life. Marriage life is full of conflicts and friction when Rahu is in the 7th House. You can always be Doubtful about your spouse. Specially if the 7th house is Scorpio or Saggitarius and Rahu Occupies that Sign, it increase Problems in Marriage Life Many times.

Husband and wife will have Lots of Differences and they Seldom comes to Same Page for anything.

Moreover , If Rahu is Afflicted by Mars or Saturn, Problems in Married Life Will increase. Mars and Rahu conjunction in the 7th Bhava will Give Aggressive Fight and Clash. Rahu will increase the Aggressiveness of Mars.

Whereas Saturn and Rahu conjunction in the 7th House will Give a Coldness in the relationship. Here Rahu will increase the Coldness of Saturn. So a Kind of Mental distance and dissatisfaction will be in the Marriage.

Generally Rahu occupies the 7th House, it is not good for Marriage life. You will always find flaws in Your partner and will engage in prolong tussle. If the 7th house Lord is Debilitated  or Weak and there is other Affliction in Navamsa chart, Divorce or Separation is also Possible.

Rahu only Gives Good result Regarding Marriage when it is placed Alone in the 7th House without Planets Like Mars or Saturn,  the 7th Lord Should be exalted and well placed in Kendra and trikona, Benefic Planets Like Jupiter aspects the Rahu. In Such Situation you get unconditional Love, Affection from Your Marriage. You will be able to Balance Life very Well.

You can Check the Divorce or Separation Yoga in the Horoscope.

Rahu in the 7th House of Navamsa (D9) Chart

Rahu in the 7th house Navamsa is more dangerous than that of D1 chart. As Navamsa is the main divisional chart for marriage, When Malefic Planets like Sun/Mars/Rahu occupies the 7th house, Serious Problem in Married Life can Occur. It will increase Friction, conflict etc. If 12th Lord is also associated, it can give Foreigner Spouse.

The presence of Rahu in 7th house Navamsa is very detrimental for Happiness in Marriage. People with Afflicted Rahu in this house are reportedly more prone to engage themselves in post marital affair. People with such planetary position have larger affinity to commit adultery and infidelity if Rahu is afflicted. But do not use it Blindly. There Must be combination for extra Marital Relationship in the Horoscope.

The presence of Rahu in the Seventh House of Navamsa or Conjunction of Rahu with 7th Lord in Navamsa can also give you Foreign Spouse or Marriage with a Foreigner. You Should check How to read the Navamsa for Spouse Details.

Rahu in Seventh house of Female Horoscope

This position of Rahu in the 7th house is more detrimental in female horoscope than male horoscope. Rahu in this position influences women to stain the image of their family by their actions. Furthermore, a woman may often find conflicts in relation with her lover and marriage life is also not good until the influence is reduced.

Rahu in 7th House causes enhanced interest in temporary relationship and lack of long term or permanent commitment to love life. In case of female, this often give heart break.

Rahu is an illusion and it creates illusions in the house it sits in. Since Your Rahu is in 7th Bhava, You can’t really see the real side of men that come into Your life. What You see and what You get is completely different. Eventually, illusions fade and You see the reality.

If a Girl has Rahu in her Seventh House, She will try to fulfil the desire of Fame, Status, Luxuries Life etc through her Husband. She will try to Show all these to Outer worlds.


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Celebrities with Rahu in the 7th House

Is Rahu in 7th house always bad ? No, Rahu in 7th house is not always bad. Many Celebrity and Wealthy Person has Rahu in Seventh House.

If Rahu is well placed and aspected by Benefic Planets Like Jupiter or Yogkaraka planet, it also delivers very good result. Remember Rahu in a Kendra house (7th house is a Kendra House) in conjunction with a Kona House ( Lagna, 5th and 9th) can give the result of Rajyoga.

As Rahu amplifies the result or significations, when it is well placed in 7th house it can give a person Public Fame. It can make the person highly successful Businessman. As Rahu indicates Foreign Connection, it can take the person to Foreign Land for work or Business. The person can become highly successful in Foreign Land.

So Rahu in 7th house is not always Bad.

Amitabh Bachhan, The Legendary Actor of Bollywood has Rahu in the 7th House Leo. This Rahu Helped him to become a Great Actor. Rahu is the Planet which has Given the extra Ordinary Acting Talent.

The Richest person of Asia, Mr. Mukesh Ambani has Rahu in the 7th house. He is running a Big Business. But this Rahu also Gave the problems in the Partnership with his Brother just after the Death of their Father. But Rahu has Given extra Ordinary Success not only in India but also in Abroad.

Similarly Many other Celebrities Like Actor, Singer Business tycoon has Rahu in their 7th Bhava.

Read: The result of 7th house Sun from Ascendant

Now Lets Discuss the effect for Each Ascendant

Rahu in Seventh House for Aries Ascendant

  • For Aries Ascendant 7th house is Libra Which is Ruled by Venus. Rahu is a Friendly Planet to Venus. So Rahu is Comfortable in Libra.
  • Rahu in 7th house for Aries Ascendant will give you a Good Looking Life Partner. The result will be More prominent if Venus is Strong and Well Placed.
  • If Rahu is not afflicted by Mars or Saturn in the 7th house of Aries Ascendant, Married Life will not Suffer.
  • For Aries Ascendant, Rahu in Seventh House will give good financial Prosperity and Success if Jupiter is also Placed in the 7th house with Rahu.
  • This placement will give you Lot of Traveling also. You Can also get Good Success in Business Specially Import-export Business Can be very Good for you


Rahu in Seventh House for Taurus Ascendant

  • Scorpio is the 7th house for Taurus Ascendant. Scorpio is Ruled by Mars Which is enemy to Rahu. Some Astrologer also consider Rahu as debilitated in Scorpio. So this is not a Good Placement.
  • Rahu in 7th House for Taurus Ascendant is not Good and Can give Lot of problem in your Marriage and Married Life. If there is other Afflictions in your Chart Divorce or Separation is also Possible.
  • It is also not a Good Placement for Your Health also. If your Ascendant Lord Venus is Weak, You Should be Careful about your Health.
  • Rahu in 7th house of Taurus Ascendant can give Problems with Business Partners. Such Person Should Avoid Partnership Business
  • This Placement can Give Financial Loss in Stock Market or Share Market. So Such Person Should Avoid investing in Speculation.
  • Rahu in the 7th house of Taurus Ascendant Can give health problems to Your Husband or Wife too.
  • It can also Give delay in Marriage or Late Marriage.

Rahu in Seventh House for Gemini Ascendant

  • Sagittarius is the 7th house For Gemini Ascendant. Rahu is not Strong in Sagittarius. It gives unfavourable Result.
  • So When Rahu occupies the 7th house for Gemini Ascendant, It will give you a problematic Marriage. Your Married Life will not be Good.
  • It is not a Good placement for Relationship.
  • Rahu in the 7th house of Gemini Ascendant is not good for Partnership Business. But if Jupiter is Strong and Well placed, it can give Success from Business with Foreign Clients.
  • Rahu will Make your Spouse very Open Minded and Progress when it occupies the 7th house of Gemini Ascendant.
  • Marriage Can be Delayed with this Placement.

Rahu in Seventh House for Cancer Ascendant

  • Capricorn is the 7th house for Cancer Ascendant. Capricorn is ruled by Saturn which is a Friendly Planet to Rahu. So When Rahu is placed in the 7th house of Cancer Ascendant, it is not So bad.
  • If Saturn is Well placed, You will not face Any Serious Problem in Relationship. If there is no Affliction to Rahu in the 7th house, Your Married Life will be good.
  • Rahu in the 7th house for Cancer Ascendant is also a Good placement for career and Professional Life. This is a Good Placement for Business.
  • This Placement of Rahu Can give you Inter caste Marriage.

Rahu in Seventh House for Leo Ascendant

  • Aquarius is the 7th house for Leo Ascendant. Aquarius is ruled by Saturn which is a Friendly planet to Rahu. But Rahu is Enemy to Lagna Lord Sun. So When Rahu Occupies the seventh House, it can Give You a Troubled Married Life.
  • If Rahu occupies the Dhanistha Nakshatra, Problems in Married Life will be More Serious.
  • As 7th House is the Public and Leo Ascendant has Natural Talent to attract People, Rahu in the 7th house of Leo Ascendant can give you Name and Fame through Acting, Public Speaking etc.
  • Rahu in 7th house for Leo Ascendant can Make your Partner Little bit Arrogant and Aggressive in Nature.

Rahu in Seventh House for Virgo Ascendant

  • Pisces is the 7th house of Virgo Ascendant. Pisces is Ruled by Jupiter. Rahu in the Seventh House of Virgo Ascendant can give you a Suspicious Life Partner.
  • He or She will be Very Moody and will Doubt People Without proper reason.
  • It is also a Favorable placement for Long Journey.
  • Rahu in the 7th house of Virgo Ascendant can give You Marriage in a Distant Place. Even Marriage in different country or any Foreigner is also Possible if there is other Yoga.
  • You Can Settle down Away from your Birthplace after Marriage.
  • When Rahu is in the 7th house of Virgo Ascendant, You Can Make Good Business with Foreign Clients.

Rahu in Seventh House for Libra Ascendant

  • Aries is the 7th house for Libra Ascendant. Mars is the Ruler of Aries. Rahu is not comfortable in Aries. SO when Rahu occupies the 7th house for Libra Ascendant, it can give Ego clash with your Partner. It can create Lot of Friction and clash after Marriage.
  • If Mars is Debilitated or Weak, Major problems in your Marriage is Possible.
  • The Rahu in Bharani Nakshatra can Give relationship Outside Marriage. So You Need to See the Degree of Rahu too. So Rahu in the 7th house of Libra Can give extra Marital Relationship.
  • But if Venus is well placed in Signs Like Libra, Taurus, Leo etc, it can give you a Career in Acting, Modelling etc.

Rahu in Seventh House for Scorpio Ascendant

  • Taurus is the 7th house for Scorpio Ascendant. Some People consider Taurus as the Exaltation Sign for Rahu. So When Rahu occupies the Seventh House for Scorpio Ascendant, it can give you a wealthy Life Partner.
  • It can Give you Name and Fame. Working with Public is Good for you.
  • Rahu in 7th house of Scorpio Ascendant is Not Bad for Married Life and Relationship.
  • Rahu will Bring Love and Romance in Your Life. More than One relationship can come in your Life. You will also have interest in Luxury and comfort. So Rahu in the 7th house of Scorpio Ascendant can give Lot of expenditure.
  • As Rahu is Strong in the Taurus Sign, it can give you a Career in Media, Acting, Directing, Photography etc.

Rahu in Seventh House for Sagittarius Ascendant

  • Gemini is the 7th house for Sagittarius Ascendant. Gemini is Ruled by Mercury. Rahu is comfortable in Gemini. Some People consider Gemini As the exaltation Sign of Rahu.
  • So When Rahu occupies the Seventh house for Sagittarius Ascendant, You can get a Very Talkative, Friendly and Open Minded Life Partner.
  • Your Spouse can have Skills in Acting or Photography etc.
  • Rahu in the 7th house of Sagittarius Ascendant Can give you a Good Looking Life Partner. You will get a Photogenic Spouse.

Rahu in Seventh House for Capricorn Ascendant

  • Cancer is the 7th house for Capricorn Ascendant. Cancer is Ruled by Moon which is enemy to Rahu. So Rahu is not comfortable in Cancer. Rahu in the 7th House Cancer for Capricorn Ascendant will give you a Lot of traveling. If there is other Favorable Yoga, Foreign Travel is also Possible.
  • You will Settle down Away from Your birth place after Marriage. Your Marriage Partner can come from a Far Away Place.
  • It is also not a good placement for Married Life and Relationship.
  • Rahu in the 7th house of Capricorn Ascendant can give Financial Loss in Speculation or Shar Market.

Rahu in Seventh House for Aquarius Ascendant

Leo is the 7th house for Aquarius Ascendant. Leo is Ruled by Sun which is enemy to Rahu. But leo is the Sign of Creativity and Fame. Rahu in 7th house Leo for Aquarius Ascendant can give you Skills in Acting, Movie Making or any other Creative work. Amitabh Bachhan has Rahu in the Seventh House Leo.

Rahu in Seventh House for Pisces Ascendant

For Virgo Ascendant Pisces is the 7th house. So When Rahu occupies the seventh House Virgo, it can make you a Good Businessman. Virgo is the sign of Business and Rahu in this Sign can give you Success in import-export Business.

Suggested Remedies for Malefic Rahu in birth Chart

Here is a list of certain effective remedies that can reduce the negative influence of Rahu:

  1. Before marriage, one must take a piece of pure silver and offer it as a gift like Kanya Dan This silver piece won’t be lost in future and it must not be sold in future regardless of any money related issue.
  1. Offering 7 Coconuts to the river every month is an another way to reduce the negative impact of Rahu in 7th House.
  2. Person should Marry either in different Caste and culture or Faraway Place than the homeland to avoid any malefic affect on Marital life.
  1. One should not marry before the age of 21. Offering milk to the river every month would be best to reduce the effect of Rahu.
  1. One must feed birds and animals on the street. Moreover, offering water to plant would also help reducing the effect.
  1. One must chant the Beej Mantra (OM BHRAM BHREEM BHROM SAH RAHVE NAMAH) under the guidance of an Astrologer to completely stop the negative effect of Rahu in 7th House. Mata Durga is the deity of Rahu. So chanting Durga Mantra and Shiva Mantra would be also helpful.

The transit of Rahu in 7th house can also trigger significant events in ones Life. It is always better to avoid any kind of Marriage when is transiting over the 7th house from Lagna.

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I have tried to give you some information about Rahu in the seventh House. These results will change and modify with aspect, conjunction and Nakshatra placement. I always uses these rules in totality and you can see how my clients appreciate my analysis. SO theses should not be applied blindly in any chart. Only an Expert Astrologer can help you in this. If you want, you can take My consultation.

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