Rahu and Ketu is a slow moving planet and change their sign after every 18 months. Whenever any slow moving planets change their sign, it creates lot of cosmic turbulence and is known to bring unpredictable events. Unlike other planets in the sky, Rahu and Ketu always move in permanent retrograde motion or backwards. Rahu will enter Leo on January 30, 2016 and will be there till August 18, 2017.
During this period Rahu will transit through Uttra Phalguni Nakshatra, Poorva Phalguni Nakshatra and Magha Nakshatra. Ketu will transit through Poorvabhadra Nakshatra, Shatabhisha Nakshatra and Dhanishtha Nakshatra.
Important Planetary Transit of 2016
This year the transit is of much more importance, because Rahu will be conjoined for a very long time with Jupiter forming the Guru Chandal Dosha, and there would be aspect of Saturn which is transiting in Scorpio. Jupiter which entered Leo on July 14, 2015 is retrograde from January 08, 2016 till May 09, 2016. Meanwhile Saturn will become Retrograde from March 25, 2016 to August 09, 2016. Jupiter will enter Virgo on 12 August 2016.
Effects of Rahu in Leo and Ketu in Aquarius for all Zodiac Signs.
Aries: Rahu will transit the 5th house, which is the house of children, education, romance. It is also the house of intelligence and governs creativity. So on one front you will see your creativity moving ahead, you will see yourself getting hasty and impatient to get your results. 5th house is also the prime house for speculation, therefore there are strong chances that you could make bad investments or lose money if you make risky investments. Jupiter is the lord of the house of 9th house, therefore you could be travelling a lot. Unexpected gains and losses during this transit cannot be ruled out.
Taurus: Rahu will transit the 4th house and Ketu will transit the 10th house. Your family peace could get disturbed as family members expect a lot from you during this period. Work pressure on the job can also increase. Keeping up to your commitments would be very essential. This is not a period when you ignore small things and run after major problems. These small issues could get magnified in days to come. Expenses are likely to rise and health issue of specially of mother could be of concern.
Gemini: Rahu will transit the 3rd house and Ketu will transit the 9th house. Jupiter and Rahu in the 3rd house with aspect from Saturn indicate major changes. As the third house is of initiative and courage, suddenly you will feel that no one is superior to you. In terms of your confidence and convincing ability you would be at all time high. However this is the time when you could push yourself a little too much and take unnecessary risks, which could see you crashing later. Ketu in the house of luck, will make you rigid but equally fragile. It is time to look at things holistically and avoid take unnecessary risks in life. Good period to travel for pilgrimage.
Cancer: Rahu in the second house and Ketu in the 8th house. Jupiter and Rahu in the 2nd house will bring you reason to rejoice, as the chances of getting unexpected gains are very much there. However Jupiter in the 2nd house , will not bring you any saving. The moment people know that you have surplus finances, there will be lines outside your door to have a piece of the cake. You need to remember that luck does not bless always, and if you get lucky this time, another day could be another story. You need to be practical and far-sighted and need to learn to save.
Leo: Rahu in the first house and Ketu in the 7th house. Jupiter and Rahu in the 1st house in Leo will make you overambitious, assertive and overconfident. This conjunction will make the lion roar and so loud that others would know who you are. It is not only about gains and losses that you seek, It is about authority and respect. The King of the Jungle is out of slumber and deserves respect and that thing will be magnified as Rahu transit through your first house. Problems with your beloved could be there as you are so involved with yourself that you simply ignore others.
Virgo: Rahu in the 12th house and Ketu in the 6th house. Jupiter and Rahu in the 12th house, could see you looking at gains from foreign lands. Your approach will not be small, you will look at big plans, big gains, everything that can be comprehended as BIG would be in your plan. That confidence will be more so as Saturn in the 3rd house wants you to take risks. You want respite from all those failures from the past and want to go out and make it happen. You will be overenthusiastic, obsessive to the extent that you are willing to take major risks. Gains and losses from most unexpected fronts can be there for you in the period ahead.
Libra: Rahu in the 11th house and Ketu in the 5th house. Jupiter and Rahu in the 11th house. Overall this should be a good transit for you as you seem to gain on many fronts. This transit will see you following a different part. Path which you always knew existed, but were afraid to go, due to the risk of failure. Your determination and creativity would be at all time high, and you will know how to make things work even in the most challenging situations. Rahu in the 11th house, can bring you unexpected gains, however you need to be careful as some losses due to bad investments cannot be ruled out.
Scorpio: Rahu in the 10th house and Ketu in the 4th house. Jupiter and Rahu in the 10th house which is the house of career. For you this transit will be special, as you realize that past strategies may not work this time and so you need to plan something different to get your results. Saturn in lagan will make you highly strategist. You will have the ability to comprehend even the most challenging puzzles. Therefore you need to draw a fine balance between past tactic that you followed and new plans. It is the time to think out of the box to reach to your goals. Severe differences with elders in the family may leave you disturbed. It would be in your own interest if you could involve family in your plans.
Sagittarius: Rahu in the 9th house and Ketu in the 3rd house. Sign lord Jupiter and Rahu in the 9th house, which is the prime house of destiny and luck. This is a not a good conjunction for you in many ways as you start holding firm decisions about everything you consider is right. You will be rigid in your views and adamant to pursue your goals. It is not only about being headstrong, you will go out of your way to prove your point. Contradictions with others will be there. Your inability to look at taking the correct decision at the most appropriate time will bring you losses.
Capricorn: Rahu in the 8th house and Ketu in the 2nd house. Jupiter and Rahu in the 8th house is not good. Jupiter rules the 12th and the 3rd house. You will feel your energy drained out and the ability to pick yourself up and start things again will lack. It is not purely that this period is different, but with this transit you need to learn that to get to your goals you need to do things differently. With sign lord Saturn aspect, you could see your most thought after plans could fail and the weirdest ones could give you results.
Aquarius: Rahu in the 7th house and Ketu in the first house. Jupiter and Rahu conjunction in the 7th house is not good for your relationship, it may be love or business partnership. Your partner may be little irritated and agitated because of this affliction on the 7th house. This is the period to be diplomatic and avoid raising issues which could complicate things further. If you are in business partnership it is time to make sure all your records and business accounts are in order. Saturn in your 10th house of profession aspects the 7th house, whereby you may see your partner generating extra ordinary interest in knowing everything that you have been up to. It is better to be fair and transparent in all your dealing. Due to so much affliction on your 7th house of relationship the chances of misunderstanding are much stronger now than ever.
Pisces: Rahu in the 6th house and Ketu in the 12th house. Rahu and sign lord Jupiter in the 6th house is likely to pep you up with renewed energy, enthusiasm and vigor. You face challenges head on and know that the only way to defeat your rivals is to stand up to them. Support from others will be there. With strong position of Rahu in the 6th house, you will be able to handle unexpected and complex situations, in the most efficient manner. The stars will help you get the best out of everything.
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