Rahu in the 2nd House – Good or Bad
Amongst the nine planets, Rahu is considered the expert of manipulation and strategy, intelligence and sharpness. Many occultists and people dealing in psychology have strong Rahu influence. Rahu stands for black-magic, hypnotism, occult sciences, paranormal activities, graveyards, dead-bodies, funeral grounds, forefathers-ancestors-predecessors, outcasts and people of low character, anti-social elements like goons, and crime. Rahu is non-conformist and loves to break the rule. It is said to reflects the qualities of the other planets it is associated with.
Accumulated wealth, family, speech, continuance of married life, social status, bad habits describe the 2nd house. Creative activities such as writing, poetry, and singing can be seen in this house. In the second Rahu gives wealth, but only after the age of 34. Rahu in the 2nd house makes the native a passionate speaker as well as harsh speaker. He may be arrogant and a liar; speaks ill of others and gets into arguments easily. He will be insincere in speech and his words will carry double meaning. He will suffer from disease of the mouth or the face. These people move out of the house at an early age, or they move to a foreign land, as Rahu in 2nd, 4th, 9th and 12th house take a person to foreign lands.
These people are prone to credit issues, should be very careful when dealing in any type of loan.
Rahu is a fearless planet; these people are very confident to mix up with cross culture environment due to which they have good chances to be successful in the foreign land. 2nd Rahu makes the strong case of 2nd marriage; Rahu as his nature will prefer taboo breaking marriages with someone from different culture, religion, from a different age-group, economic demographic.
Person has to face strong opposition to gain any success. However, there are strong chances to get government favor. 2nd Rahu may earn money in some unethical ways. He will be also very irresponsible and unorganized for money accumulated and may not have financial stability. These persons can have all the wealth but may not be able to enjoy it.
Rahu in the 2nd house needs to take care of his irregular food habits; he may develop alcohol or drugs habit. Rahu may disturb the family environment too. 2nd house is 6th from 9th which may give hostile treatment from father figure. From here Rahu will cast drishti on 6th house, 8th house & 10th house. This could lead to disagreements, disappointments, broken contracts, accusation, arguments, and adversarial relationships, financial imbalance. Due to these circumstances persons may take some drastic step which may further lead to bad situation to challenge boundaries, start conflict.
If Rahu in second house is beneficial native may be very affluent with access to life comforts and riches to enjoy, flair for tasty foods, alcohol and non-vegetarian foods, powerful speech. Person may have great sexual drive. Many politicians share this position of Rahu in their horoscopes.