There are twelve (12) different types of Kaal Sarp yoga. The reason for this is very simple. It is because there are twelve houses and the placement of Rahu and Ketu in the twelve different houses causes twelve different type of Kaal Sarp yoga.
According to the great astrologer B.V.Raman, for Kaal Sarp yoga to form, Rahu must occupy one of the first six houses. He aslso states “evil gets intensified if Lagna is between Ketu and Rahu” whereas “evil is almost neutralized if Lagna is placed between Rahu and Ketu.
Rahu Ketu axis favors a rise in mundane life while the Ketu and Rahu axis favors the spiritual life.
Before proceeding further it is appropriate to mention that Rahu like the planet Jupiter has 5th, 7th and 9th aspects.
1. Anant Kaal Sarp yoga
This Kaal Sarpyoga is formed when Rahu is placed in the Lagna which is also the first house and Ketu in this case is placed in the 7th house.
Rahu aspects 5th,7th,and 9th house.
Effects The native having this form of Kaal Sarp yoga will be target to conspiracies of people who are quite close to him/her. In all likeliness this native will not win any court cases. So such a person should avoid taking matters to court and always prefer out of court settlements. Also such natives are short tempered, impatient and difficult to satisfy. With Ketu being placed in the 7th house the married life of the native is also disturbed due to differences between the spouses. The native also faces lack of support from business partners/professional colleagues.
2. Kulika Kaal Sarp yoga
This Kaal Sarp yoga is formed when Rahu is placed in the second house of the horoscope and Ketu is placed in the eighth house
Effects Rahu being a malefic and is placed in the second house of the horoscope so it is bound to affect the finances and the mouth (language and food). Savings and accumulation of money will not take place leading to mediocre financial status.
The native may be a charming and convincing speaker/singer.
The native will be fond of exotic foods and may be fond of foods which are not meant for humans. Native should be careful of eating habits and diet.
Rahu in the second house aspects (5th aspect of Rahu) the sixth house which is the house of diseases and debts. This means the native may have huge debts and loans which are in support of Rahu being placed in the second house (little savings)
The native also suffers health problems due to aspect of 6th house by Rahu
With Ketu in eighth house the ancestral properties, the legacies as well as inheritance all gets dispersed. This adversely affects the financial status of the native.
Ketu in 8th house also makes the native prone to curses and psychic attacks.
3. Vasuki Kaal Sarp yoga. This Kaal Sarp yoga is formed when Rahu is placed in the third house and Ketu is placed in the ninth house.
Effects Rahu in the third house which is house of siblings, short travels and communications. All these get adverse effect due to presence of malefic Rahu. Relations with siblings will be troublesome .The younger sibling of such a native will be very ambitious. The native will not be good at communication and needs to be extra careful with his communications specially the written documents. Also the native maybe good at manipulating instructions and directions for his own benefit.
Ketu in the ninth house makes the native disinterested in religion of birth. The native maybe more inclined towards some other religion. Native will have no respect for the professors and the learned people.
4. Shankpal Kaal Sarp yoga This Kaal Sarp yoga is formed when Rahu is placed in the fourth house and Ketu will be placed in the tenth house.
Effects Rahu is placed in the fourth house which is the house of immoveable properties, land, house, mother, motherland and conveyances. All these will be troublesome.
Ketu being in the tenth house, which is the house of career and profession, honors and dignity, these will get dispersed. One may give up the high visibility role one has achieved. The native having this yoga will never be satisfied with his career.
(Rest of The different types of Kaal Sarp yoga are discussed in the next post)