Kaalsarp Dosh

KaalSarp Dosh or Yog is a serious condition in one’s horoscope. This yog in anyones kundli is always affect badly his life. An individual passes through a very tough time in a life filled with troubles. The term KaalSarpa comprises of two words, Kaal means Death and Sarpa means snake in Hindi. In astrology, the planets Rahu and Ketu are considered as malefic planets. The Rahu and ketu are 180 degrees away from each other and according to Vedic Astrology when the other seven planets come on either side of this Rahu Ketu axis then this KaalSarp Dosh/Yog is formed. But it is believed that If even one planet is on the other side of the Rahu-Ketu Axis, the Kalsarp dosh or Yog is not formed.

A person having Kaal sarp dosh faces many difficulties and obstacles in life like unnecessary delay in marriage, tensions, depression, fear and insecurity, suffering from chronic health problem, loss in business or job, failures in career, loss of property, legal troubles etc. Apart from this, there are some other specific symptoms that you can understand you are suffering from Kaal Sarp dosha without consulting any astrologer as:

  • If you see images of dead people or dead ancestors in your dreams.
  • If you see dream of your own house and water bodies.
  • If you often see snake being coiled in your dreams.
  • If have a great fear of snakes and snake bites.
  • If you always feel some unknown fear without any reason.
  • If you have fear of high places.
  • If you fear from lonely places, even not able to be in the room lonely.
  • If you fear from some specific phobia much.
  • If you faceunnecessary problems and delays.
  • Delays and obstacles in important work.
  • If you have no mental peace at all.
  • If you are getting Loss of wealth.
  • If you have family disputes much.
  • If you are not getting success despite of talents and hard work.
  • If you have Low self-esteem and confidence.
  • Treachery from friends and colleagues.
  • Very less help from relatives and friends.

It is believed that if a person kills a snake or any other innocent animal during his/her lifetime, then he/she will have the Kaal Sarp Yog in his/her Kundli(horoscope) in his/her next birth. It is also said that those with Kaal Sarp Yog in their horoscope have to take a rebirth to fulfill their unfulfilled desires.

Here are 12 different types of Kaal Sarp Yog:


The Anant Kaal Sarp Yog occurs in a natal chart when Rahu is placed in the 1st House and Ketu is present in the 7th House while the remaining planets are on the left to this axis. It is also known as the Vipareeta Kaal Sarp Yog. This yog is bad for marital life,daily wages and partnership in business or profession. Due to this bad yog a person may not get marry or delay in marry. If marriage happens then there may be disputes between them,unhappy sexual relationship between them. Extra marital affairs may be happened and even this lead to separation and divorce. Some astrologers say that it’s great to gain finances but depend on other planetary combination in your horoscope (Kundli). Must check the degree of Rahu and Ketu before coming to the final conclusions.


The Kulik Kaal Sarp Yog occurs in a natal chart when Rahu occupies the 2nd house and Ketu is positioned in the 8th house. This yoga will give bad impacts in earning and saving the money because 2nd house (bhav) is the wealth house. He will have harsh speech and will have no control on his tongue and will hurt many persons and make them his enemies. A person will not get much support from his family and relative. This yog is very bad for the person’s health. There is a high probability of accidents and surgery in their life. Financial prosperity will be on the decline and ill reputation on the rise. He may have unnatural death from poison, accident, snake-bite or suicide.


The Vasuki Kaal Sarp Yog occurs in a natal chart of a person when Rahu is in the 3rd house or house of courage, younger siblings and effort and Ketu occupies the 9th house or house of father, luck and dharma while the planets are on the left of rahu and Ketu axis. This yoga will make the person timid and person will not have much courage and valor. He will not have good relations with younger brothers and sisters and they will not support him even in the time of need. He will have lesser influential friend who will be cheats.

The person will have less support of his father and luck. He will face hurdles and breaks in many important events of his life. He will have less interest his own dharma.

People suffering from this Yog suffer from high blood pressure, untimely death or losses in business or finances due to relatives. I have seen by analyzing several horosopes that people having Rahu in 3rd house they may suffer from pain in shoulder,arms and I can say problem in whole hand something or the other.


The Shankpal Kaal Sarp Yog is formed in one’s Kundli when Rahu occupies the 4th house and Ketu is in the 10th house. This yoga will give bad relation with mother and person will be separated from his mother. The health of mother may be bad. A person will have lesser mental peace and will be prone to anger. He may have some disputes regarding landed property. He will be having vastu dosha in his house. Indivisual will be prone to diseases related to heart, chest and lungs.

A person will be instability in his profession. With this Yog in the horoscope, individual gets into trouble at work place. He will be suffered many conspiracies from his colleagues and in spite of doing hard work will not be able to achieve higher position in his profession. He will be unpopular in the society. A native may have a stressful and anxious domestic life with many hardships. However, if the individual has political inclinations, they will achieve success in this field.


The Padam Kaal Sarp Yog is formed in one’s Kundli when Rahu occupies the 5th house and Ketu is in the 11th house. This yoga will give breaks and hurdles in case of getting education. It always happens academic obstructions. The person will be weak in studies and will have less intellectual power as well. Love relations will not be good. He will not have much interest in arts. His analytical & reasoning ability will be less and his luck will not favor in share market, gambling or sudden gain of money through speculations. The person will have problems in child birth and if the person is female, she will have many problems in conceiving the child birth or the person my get a child after a long time of marriage. There may also be some bad relation with own children.

A person may be addicted to something like alcohol, smoking etc. So, be careful.


When Rahu is sitting in the 6th House and Ketu is placed in the 12th house then Mahapadam Kaal Sarp yog arises in one’s Kundli. This dosh in natives horoscope can cause the difficulties related to job, service, bad relation with bosses, legal problems due to enemies and also will have many powerful enemies and secretly damage him. He will have bad health and prone to diseases and will not live a healthy life. A native will have more expenditure than income, difficulties from government agencies. She will always get bad behavior from her in-laws.

A person can get trapped in debt and he may be unable to repay the debt. However, if this yog acts beneficially, it can lend them power and make them a political success.


When Rahu is placed in the 7th house and Ketu is placed in the 1st house and rest of the planets are hammed between Rahu and Ketu, then Takshak Kaal Sarp yog is formed in one’s horoscope. This dosh in natives horoscope can produce the huge problems in native life. First of all it should be considered seriously for marriage life, native may have bad relations with life partner or marriage will be full ofdisputes and drama, very bad health of native, unfruitful business in partnership, loss in businesses. Native having Takshak Kaalsarp Dosh in horoscope should not do business in partnership. These individuals live in constant speculation and lose their wealth due to alcoholic tendencies,women, wrong company and gambling.

The person will be suffered from headache and high BP. He will be cruel and devoid of good qualities.


The Karkotak Kaal Sarp Yog arises in one’s horoscope when Rahu is placed in the 8th house and Ketu occupies the 2nd house in the horoscope and rest of the planets are hammed between Rahu and Ketu. This yoga will severe problems in case of health. The person will be prone to accidents and surgery. He will not have much support from his relatives. Native having Karkotak Kaal Sarp Dosh in his or her horoscope, is very unfortunate in the life. He/she faces the bad luck in every field of life. He/she may not have advantages of parenatal money. They lose out on ancestral wealth. They will have problems in getting the gains through inheritance. They are used to speak harsh speech. Bad health and insulted by family members. Cheated by friends, may die due to poison. He/she may get late marriage and do not have the sexual pleasure after marriage. Such individuals are quick tempered and make a lot of enemies. They also have an affinity for anti -social elements.


The Shankachood Kaal Sarp Yog occurs in one’s horoscope when Rahu is in the 9th house and Ketu is in the 3rd house and rests of the planets are hammed between Rahu and Ketu. A person has to face many problems due to father, he/she may live without father and do not have any kind of support from father. He/She will have bad family relations and will have lesser harmony in his/her home. Shankhnaad kaal sarp can make a kind of Pitra Dosh in person’s horoscope. Native suffers from bad luck, financial loses. Cheated by friends and has to do lot of efforts but get less results. Such individuals lead a life of ups and downs. They are good liars and favor anti-religious tendencies as well as activities. They are short tempered and suffer from high blood pressure as well as tension and anxiety.


When Rahu is placed in the 10th House and Ketu is in the 4th House, the Ghatak Kaal Sarp Yog is formed in a Kundli and rest of the planets are hammed between Rahu and Ketu. A nativ’s profession will not be settled. They keep changing their jobs due to unsatisfactory in job . Business will also not run properly. A native has to live without mother or may live away from mother land. Mother may get suffered due to separation from native. Native’s parents may have bad health. Such individuals come under the scanner for litigation problems and are often punished by the law for their behavior. However, if this yog turns benefice then it can help them achieve great political power.


With Rahu in the 11th, House and Ketu placed in the 5th House, this yog arises in the horoscope. This dosh in Native’s horoscope may cause lots of difficulties in his/her life. Native may suffer from eye and heart diseases. He/she may not have good relations with elder brothers. He/she cannot complete his/her studies thus the native has to face lots of struggle in life. A native may have very less memory and not a good at studies. Native has to live far from home to earn. Native may have unhealthy children due to Vishdhar Kaal Sarp Dosh. The yog makes the individual unstable and has to travel frequently. They have trouble with their kids and can lead an imprisoned life. They also get no support from siblings. However, these natives get some peace in the latter half of their life.


When Rahu is placed in the 12th House and Ketu is in the 6th houseand rests of the planets are hammed between Rahu and Ketu then Sheshnag Kaal Sarp Yog is formed in the horoscope. Due to Shashnaag kaal Sarp Dosh, Native is always afraid of Snake in the grass. A native has to get hospitalization due to regular bad heath. Health problems affect specially the sensory organs. Person has to go far from mother land for good earnings. He/she may have the eye surgeries. He/she may have the lingerie in right leg due to accident. He/she may have the chance for two marriages. This individual is unfortunate and suffers problems with litigation,defeat and misfortune in all aspects of life.