If Sun, Moon, 10th lord or Jupiter occupies a Kendra, then prospects for getting employment in
the government are bright. When the 6th lord, Mars, Saturn and Rahu relate favourably to
the 10th house, one can look forward to getting employed in Police / Defence services.
With the rapid advancement of technology, particularly in the fields of Electronics, IT and
Tele-communications, a wide-ranging array of career options are becoming available to the
present-day job-seekers, either in the government or in the private sectors. To determine the
exact nature of the employment of a native, one has to properly interpret the combination of
planets, applying the basic principles of Astrology. Holding a government job is still thought to
be prestigious. How are your prospects? Planetary indications for government jobs:
Government job with moderate status and salary.
a. Sun in Kendra
b. Moon in either Kendra or Trikona
c. The lord of the 10th house posited either in Kendra or in the 11th
d. Jupiter occupying the lagna or the 4th house
e. The lord of the 8th house posited in 1st, 5th or 9th (Trikonas) house.
f. Any of the Trikona lords occupying the 8th house or either aspected or conjoined by the lord
of the 8th house.
If Sun or Mars is posited in the 10th house, the lord of the 10th house is a benefic, being
aspected by another benefic planet and also the lord of the 9th house is debilitated, then the
native becomes a Gazetted Officer.
When the lord of the 6th house, Mars, Saturn and Rahu are well-placed and relate favourably
to the 10th house, the native gets employed in either Police Department or Defence services.
The positions of the lords of the 6th and the 10th houses in the Navamsa chart are also
Person holding a government job
Balance of Venus Dasa at birth 6 years, 4 months, 15 days.
Navamsa Positions: Lagna and Saturn in Pisces; Ketu in Cancer (5th); Jupiter and Moon in
Libra (7th); Rahu, Sun and Mars in Capricorn (11th); Mercury and Venus in Aquarius
(12th). The native joined the police Department as a typist and retired as Office
Superintendent in the District Police Office.
Jupiter is located in the lagna
6th lord Mars is in the 10th house and is also exalted in the Navamsa chart. His navamsa
position is 8th to the lagna of the Rasi chart and 11th to the lagna of Navamsa chart.
Moon is situated in the 7th house (Kendra).
8th lord Saturn occupies the 12th house in the Rasi chart and Pisces sign in the Navamsa
Chart, which is 10th from the lagna of the Rasi chart.
In the Navamsa chart, the lord of the lagna and the 10th house, Jupiter, is in the 8th house
(Libra) in conjunction with the 5th lord Moon. The 8th lord Venus is in Trine to the lagna lord
The 8th lord Saturn, posited in the 12th house, is in the 7th to the 5th lord Venus who, in
turn is occupying the 6th house. This causes Vipreet Raja Yoga and also indicates governmental
job. Sun, which represents the government, is in debilitation, conjoined with the combust lagna
Person holding a job in a private sector
Balance of Sun Dasa at birth:- 3 years, 11 months, 4 days. Bhava Chart: Ascendant and Mars
in Aries; Mercury in Gemini (3rd), Sun and Venus in Cancer (4th); Rahu in Leo (5th);
Jupiter in Scorpio (8th); Moon and Saturn in Sagittarius (9th); Ketu in Aquarius (11th).
The native had graduated from IIT (Mumbai) and joined Neyveli Lignite Corporation, a Central
Government Organisation. The 10th house is an Earthy sign (Capricorn) and its lord is Saturn.
Watery planet Moon is occupying the 10th house, indicating career involving Mining / Power.
However, the native resigned his job at Neyveli and took up employment with a MNC in the
U.S., constantly travelling to 32 different countries and drawing huge salary. Several
favourable yogas are also present in the chart, such as Sankha yoga, Anapha Yoga and Dharma-
karmadhipathi yoga. Sankha yoga lords of the 5th and the 6th posited in kendras and the lagna
lord being powerful. Anapha yoga presence of planets in the 12th from the Moon. Dharma-
Karmadhipathi yoga Conjunction, mutual aspect or mutual exchange of houses between the lords
of the 9th and 10th houses.
The lord of the lagna and the 8th house, Mars, is posited in the 2nd house, aspecting both
Jupiter and Saturn, who are incidentally the lords of the 9th and the 10th houses.
The 4th lord Moon is posited in the 10th house, while the 5th lord Sun occupies the 4th house
in conjunction with Mercury, the lord of the 3rd and the 6th houses.
In the Bhava chart, the 9th lord Jupiter occupies the 8th house and is aspected by its lord
Mars occupying the lagna.
The 4th lord Moon is in conjunction with the 10th lord Saturn in the Bhava chart. If the lords
of the 4th and the 10th house have any relationship, then the native enjoys great power, fame,
honour titles and monetary gains. Hence he did not continue as an Engineer at NLC, but went on
to a high-flying career in a Private Concern.
Person holding no job
Balance of Jupiter Dasa at Birth 7 years, 11 months, 6 days. Although the native was
employed during his youth, he had remained jobless for the most part of his life. Vedic Sutra:
If the 10th lord is weak, debilitated, combust or posited in enemys house or located in the 6th
8th or 12th house, the native will not find a job (karma Viheena yoga). In the above chart,
the 10th lord Jupiter is in his sign of debilitation and the lagna lord is in a badhaka-sthana.
(7th for Gemini lagna, a movable sign). If benefic planets with Kendrathipathi dosha are posited
in own house which happens to be a kendra, they will offer good results; otherwise evil results
Rahu occupies the 10th house. The 6th lord Mars is conjoined with the 8th lord Saturn.
Further, Mars is also aspecting the 10th house.
The conjunction of the 6th and the 9th lords gives rise to Nirdhana Yoga. However the
conjunction of the 8th and the 11th lords can adversely affect money matters, although it
The 10th lord Jupiter is in conjunction with Venus, the lord of the 5th and 12th houses and
Saturn is posited in their 8th house.
If the trikona lord is related to the 8th house, then the native would hold a government job
this was the principle stated earlier. When the 5th lord Venus is posited in the 8th house, why
did not this native get employed with government? The reader may obviously wonder at this
The irony of this combination is the trikona lord Venus is situated in the 8th house along with
the lord of the 7th and the 10th houses Jupiter, who is debilitated. This combination occurs in
the 2nd to the 7th house, giving rise to both lagnadhi and chandradhi yogas (Lagnadhi yoga
natural benefics posited in the 6th, 7th and the 8th from the lagna and Moon). Jupiter happens
to be the lord of the 7th and the 10th houses and since Venus is Kalatra Karaka, the natives
wife is a government employee drawing a high salary.
The 10th lord Jupiter is debilitated and is in 2/12 position from the lagna lord Mercury, who
is situated in the 7th house, a badhaka-sthana. Thus the native is jobless, while his wife is a