Types of Kaalsarpa Dosh [Yoga]

What is Kaal Sarp Dosh [Yoga]?

अग्रे राहुरधः केतुः सर्वे मध्यगताः ग्रहाः। योगाऽयं कालसर्पाख्यो शीघ्रं तं तु विनाशय।।

राहु केतु अंतराले सर्वे ग्रहा:नभस्थिता।
कालसर्प योगाख्येन सर्वे सौख्य विनाशक ।।

When Rahu is to the front, Ketu is at end, and 7 planets are situated in between Rahu and Ketu then Kaal Sarp Dosh [Yoga] is formed.



Typical Kundli showing the Kaal Sarp dosh


There are 12 types of Kaalsarpa Yoga.

Anant Kalsarpa Yoga –

When Rahu in Lagna, Ketu in seventh house:

Close surrounded people will target the native with conspiracy.

Native will lose the court matters or court cases.

Married life may spoil due to differences between husband and wife.

Kulika Kalsarpa Yoga –

If Rahu in second house, Ketu in eighth house this Yog will happen:

This Yog will create health problems to Native.

Person spent more then what he earns.

Financial situation will be at Normal level.

Native has to struggle a lot in his life to achieve whatever he wants.

Vasuki Kalsarpa Yoga –

Rahu in third house, Ketu in ninth house:

The Native will face troubles from his brothers and friends.

Hurdles in foreign traveling

The person has to take extra care while dealing with legal documentation.

Shankapal Kalsarpa Yoga –

Rahu in fourth house, Ketu in tenth:

The person having this Dosh, will never satisfied with his financial situation and would always try for more.

Native will always in troubles in-terms of immovable property i.e. land, houses and conveyance i.e. cars etc.

Padma Kalsarpa Yoga –

If Rahu in fifth house, Ketu in eleventh:

The native have to face problems with children. Avoid trying luck in gamble, share markets, and anything where speculation is involved.

Mahapadma Kalsarpa Yoga – Rahu in sixth house, Ketu in twelfth:

This native will never good in relationships and would have negative view about life.

Takshak Kalsarpa Yoga – Rahu in seventh house, Ketu in first:

This Native has to be extra careful in married life and partnerships

Karkotik Kalsarpa Yoga – Rahu in eighth house, Ketu in second:

Native will not get benefits from any paternal property.

This combination is not good for health and being Rahu in eighth house it is usually not good as it indicates a sudden and violent death.

Shankhnaad Kalsarpa Yoga – Rahu in ninth house, Ketu in third:

This dosh indicates problems from higher authorities, Government in the working and local administration in the field of business and commerce.

Paatak Kalsarpa Yoga – Rahu in tenth house, Ketu in fourth:

Rahu in tenth house indicates problem in employment and from superiors whom the person would report to during his/her job.

Vishakt Kalsarpa Yoga – Rahu in eleventh house, Ketu in fifth:

This dosh creates lot of problems in between the Native and his elder brother.

The Native will also remain away from his native place entire the life.

The person will be prone to troubles like heart trouble, insomnia etc.

Sheshnag Kalsarpa Yoga – Rahu in twelfth house, Ketu in sixth:

The native would be in troubles from un-known peoples, mysterious enemies.

Remedies to reduce the effect of Kaal Sarpa Yoga

The first and foremost method to reduce the affect of Kalsarpa yoga is to pray to Lord Shiva in His Maharudra avatar on Mondays.

Chant Rudrashatakam written by Goswami Tulasidas in Ramacharit Manas regularly.

Wear a Gomed, about two and a half carets in weight in the little finger.

A Pooja at Trayambkeshwara, Nashik in Maharashtra is suggested as the out-most remedy.

Types of Kaalsarpa Dosh [Yoga]