Aries (Mesha): The ongoing period is not favorable for transactions relating to vehicles, lands and other property. You have to strive to steer clear of disputes and clashes with relatives and family members. You are also advised to maintain a low profile and desist from asserting your authority as your Lagnadhipati Mars is debilitated in the 4th House and you are devoid of his beneficial influence. Jupiter-Venus-Mercury combination in Leo in the 5th Moolatrikona – a very auspicious yoga – can bring you marital happiness, reunion with family members and rewards and high recognition for your efforts and skills in sports, performing arts and academic sphere.

Taurus (Vrushabha): Power, authority and influence on the cards thanks to Sun-Mars combination in the 3rd House. Mars debilitated in Cancer imbues you with humility and therefore, power will not go to your head and this is an ideal position for those engaged in or seeking a political career. You are assured of success in educational pursuits and plans for foreign travel as well as enhanced living comforts with the powerful Jupiter-Venus-Mercury combination in the 4th quadrant. Unexpected wealth is indicated for those running the Rahu Maha Dasa.

Gemini (Mithuna): Powerful Lagnadhipati Mercury-Jupiter–Venus combination in the 3rd House can bring living comforts, fame, and career success in addition to success in literary and communication pursuits. You are no longer prone to accidents that could cause head injuries as Mars has moved from your Lagna to the 2nd House. Mars being debilitated in the 2nd House his influence will imbue you with humility apart from bringing about peace and harmony in the family. Gainful foreign travel is in store for natives running Rahu Maha Dasa.

Cancer (Kataka): Powerful Sun–Mars combination in the Lagna continues to make you proactive, energetic and dynamic. A new zest for life, a positive mindset and increased self-confidence will enable you to look forward to the future with hope and anticipation. Rahu in the 3rd House is capable of countering malefic planetary influences to a great extent and further stabilizing your status. Powerful Jupiter–Venus–Mercury combination in the 2nd House holds out an increased income, happiness, harmony and peace in the family and cordial and gainful relations with others.

Leo (Simha): A very favorable time is ahead when Lagnadhipati Sun attains Swakshetra on August 17. Powerful Jupiter–Venus–Mercury combination in the Lagna strengthens your inner self and mindset while imbuing you with a cheerful disposition, self-confidence and a positive outlook. All your affairs are due to stabilize shortly. There can be a change in your career in the offing or you may get a strong inclination to look for an alternative occupation. Now that Saturn in your 4th House no longer receives the special beneficial aspect of Jupiter, you have to pay special attention to the health and security of your mother.

Virgo (Kanya): Given several planetary changes round the corner, the time is not opportune for you to take important decisions or embark on new plans or projects. You are also advised to resist the temptation to take hasty decisions. The Sun powerful in the 11th House is capable of counteracting malefic influences and protecting you from untoward incidents and placing you in the company of persons holding high office. You are likely to spend your time and money to help the lesser fortunate.

Libra (Thula): Powerful Sun–Mars combination in your 10th Karmasthana that ensures career success ends when the Sun moves into your 2nd House on August 17. Thereafter, you will have to move in regard to all matters with restraint and foresight. Jupiter-Venus-Mercury combination in the 11th Ayasthana raises the prospect of increased wealth, the pleasure of the company of your friends and business success. Gainful foreign travel is on the cards for natives running Rahu Maha Dasa.

Scorpio (Vrushika): Lagnadhipati Mars is no longer a threat to your life as he has now moved into your 9th House to conjoin with the Sun. However, you are prone to accidents while on travel. Fame, higher status, wealth, career success and even gainful foreign travel are held out by the powerful Jupiter-Venus-Mercury combination in the 10th House. However, you have to keep a cool head and avoid taking rash action which you may have to regret later. Swakshetra Rahu in the 11th House stands sentinel to protect you from all malefic influences.

Sagittarius (Dhanu): You have to pay special attention to the need to ensure your personal safety. The three main benefics Jupiter, Venus and Mercury transiting your 9th Bhagyasthana has heralded a brief, but a very favorable period for you. You are assured of fame, higher status, gainful distant travels and general prosperity. Your Lagna gets further fortified due to Jupiter being able to cast his special aspect on it from his mansion. You can look forward to a sharp rise in your fortunes if your Dasas are also favorable.

Capricorn (Makara): A rush of events is likely to leave you in a state of indecision and uncertainty. It is advisable for you to hold in abeyance all your plans at least until August 24. Jupiter in the 8th House as the lord of the 12th House fortifies you with integrity and invincibility among other benefits. The Sun-Mars combination now in your 7th House is not promising and is not favorable for matrimonial matters in particular. Unexpected wealth and fame and gains in foreign lands are in store for natives running the Rahu Maha Dasa.

Aquarius (Kumbha): An ideal time is on for love, romance and marriage. Jupiter-Venus-Mercury combination in the 7th House also signifies an auspicious time for events connected with matrimony. Gains from foreign sources and employment in the state sector are strong possibilities for natives depending on their present circumstances. The Sun–Mars in the 6th House strengthens your position of authority. This is a position very favorable for natives who are in active politics. Jupiter’s special aspect cast on your Lagna strengthens your personality and stature.

Pisces (Meena): Now is the time for reflection and planning. The ideal time for action assured of success will come after August 23. Three benefics Lagnadhipati Jupiter, Venus and Mercury in the 6th House are unable to produce much good as they are weak in this House, but their influence can protect you from serious disease and enemies. You may have to experience a dip in your fortunes following the departure of Jupiter from your 5th House.