Maha Dasa of the Sun is followed by the
Maha Dasa of the Moon. For those born under the
constellation of Rehena (Rohini), Hata (Hasta), and
Suwana (Sravana), Maha Dasa of the Moon would come
into operation at birth.
The duration of the Moon Maha Dasa is 10 years and
the length of this Maha Dasa to operate in the case
of a newborn would depend on the remainder of the
constellation at the time of birth.
Waxing Moon is considered a benefic and the waning
Moon a malefic.
The waxing Moon would look after the subject like
mother with great affection and concern. She would
provide the native with good food, a good home and
However, a weak Moon would help the malefics to harm
the native and she herself would harm given the
Therefore, the results of the Moon’s Maha Dasa
greatly depend on the strength of the natal Moon. A
weak natal Moon could cause the death of wife,
mother and sisters during her Maha Dasa.
Results of Antar Dasas in the Maha Dasa period of
Moon’s Antar Dasa in the Moon’s Maha Dasa - 10
Those unmarried, if in the marriageable age, would
marry or find a partner. Among the other results
are: Developing a love for Music, enjoying the
company of refined people, journeying to holy
places, sound health, acquisition of vehicles and
lands, the birth of a girl child, and general
Antar Dasa of Mars: - 7 months
The main results are: Heavy expenses, pursuit of
sensual pleasures, disputes and quarrels with the
spouse, loss of money and waste wealth, troubles
from brothers and friends and loss of blood.
Rahu’s Antar Dasa - 1 year, 6 months
The results of this Antar Dasa are: Dangerous
diseases, loss of reputation, heavy business losses,
scandals, danger from thieves, poisons, danger to
father and mother, being compelled to live in the
forest, ill-health of wife.
Antar Dasa of Jupiter – 1 year, 4 months
This is a favourable period. The results are:
Increase in wealth, high returns from business
ventures, and birth of a child, gains from friends,
relatives and superiors, patronage of rulers, plenty
of food and comforts, residence in a new or
Antar Dasa of Saturn – 1 year and 7 months
This is a bad period. The results are: Wife’s death
or separation, mental unrest, ill-health, troubles
in digestive system, loss of peace of mind,
disruption of studies and quarrels with relatives.
Antar Dasa of Mercury - 1 year, 5 months
This is a favourable period in general. The results
are: Success in academic, literary and business
efforts, gains from maternal relatives, intellectual
attainments, honours from rulers, and general
happiness. If the natal Moon and Mercury are
debilitated, appendicitis, abscesses in intestines
and anxiety are in store.
Ketu’s Antar Dasa – 7 months
This is an inauspicious period. The results include
loss of money, falling into disgrace and disrepute
unjustifiably, sickness, loss of property, danger to
father, mother and children, heavy business losses,
and fall into debt.
Antar Dasa of Venus – 1 year, 8 months
An auspicious period, unexpected gains from spouse,
fame and good reputation, a rise in social status,
high profits from businesses, and happy family life.
Inauspicious for spouse, if the weak Moon and Venus
are in Taurus at birth.
Antar Dasa of the Sun (RAVI) - 6 months
If the natal Sun, or the Moon is in the 12th, 1st or
the 2nd House, the subject would invariably suffer
from an eye disease. This would happen when the Sun
is transiting in the 6th House. If the Sun and the
Moon are strong in the natal chart, material and
political success are indicated. The other results
are prosperity and general happiness. If both
planets are weak, danger to mother and father, piles
and loss of children and friends indicated.