Eighth house rules this disease. Brischika rasi is the seat of this disease in natural zodiac. Venus is the karaka planet for the same. Affliction of Brischika rasi, eighth house, lord of eighth house and Venus or when malefic Venus afflicts the eighth house, lord of eighth house or Brischika rasi, and when they be in some way related with a disease producing house or planet by conjunction, situation, aspect etc, they give rise to venereal diseases.
There are many combinations for the venereal diseases and I am giving below some of the same :—
- Sun and Moon in opposition to Mars and Saturn and Venus being afflicted.
- Sun and Moon in Meena lagna with a malefic and also a malefic in eighth house.
- Sun in opposition to Mars, and Moon in opposition to Saturn, and Venus also afflicted.
- Seventh lord and Venus in the sixth house being afflicted.
- Eighth lord with Moon, or lord of the house, where eighth lord is situated, with Moon and eighth lord afflicted by aspect of Rahu and also Venus afflicted.
- Three or more malefics without benefic aspect or conjunction in eighth house and Venus afflicted.
- Venus and a malefic strongly afflicted in a house.
- When Mars is conjoined with Venus and eighth house is also afflicted.
- Venus in house of Mars aspected by Mars and eighth house afflicted.
- Venus in house of Saturn aspected by Saturn and eighth house afflicted.
- Rahu and Venus in sixth house, when lagna is Mesha.
- When lord of eighth house is conjoined with Ketu, and Venus afflicted.
- When lord of lagna is in sixth house with Mars, and Mercury is without benefic conjunction or aspect.
- When Brischika rasi and eighth house are afflicted.
- Mars and Venus being afflicted by malefic in fifth, seventh or tenth house.
- Mercury in lagna with lords of sixth and eighth houses.
- Malefic in lagna, lord of lagna conjoined with or aspected by malefic and afflicted Venus in seventh or eighth house.
- Sun, Saturn and Venus in fifth house.
- Sixth lord in lagna with Venus and eighth house afflicted.
Example No, 54.
Lagna—Brischika ; Venus in Brisha ; Sun and Mercury in Mithuna ; Ketu in Karkata ; Mars and Jupiter in Simha Moon in Tula ; Saturn in Brischika ; Rahu in Makara.
This is a case of venereal disease.
The reasons for the disease are :—
- Brischika rasi is afflicted by Saturn and Mars.
- Lagna and lord of lagna are afflicted by Saturn. Eighth houses from lagna, Sun and Moon are afflicted. Eighth lords from lagna, Sun and Moon are also afflicted.
- Venus is afflicted by Saturn and Rahu.
- Brischika rasi, which is also the lagna, is afflicted by aspect of sixth lord, by conjunction of Saturn etc suggesting disease.
Thus we find the houses and planets ruling the venereal disease are afflicted in this horoscope and are capable of producing the disease.
Example No, 55.
Lagna—Dhanu ; Venus, Mars and Saturn in Brisha ; Sun and Mercury in Karkata ; Ketu in Kanya ; Jupiter In Dhanu ; Moon In Kumbha ; Rahu In Meena.
This is another case of venereal disease.
The reasons for the same are :—
- Brischika rasi is aspected by malefics.
- Eighth houses from lagna, Sun and Moon are afflicted ; Eighth lords thereof are also afflicted. Further eighth lord from Moon is in sixth house from Moon.
- Venus is in sixth house being heavily, afflicted.
- Sixth lord from lagna is with Mars unexpected by benefic.
- Mars and Venus are in sixth house with another malefic.
Thus it is seen all the houses and planets ruling venereal disease are heavily afflicted in this horoscope. Seventh house and Venus rule the semen. Seventh house in this horoscope is also hemmed between malefics and seventh lord is in eighth house conjoined with Sun and aspected by malefics Saturn and Rahu.