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Ketu in 5th House : Vedic Astrology


If Rahu symbolises the mundane and the material, then Ketu stands for the point from where the heightened malevolence begins to return to righteousness. Ketu is the point wherein the evolving karma is done with the rising vices and it wishes to revert to the original, pure and pristine form of happiness. Ketu stands for focused intelligence, liberation, wisdom, transcendence, various worldly interests, fantasy and so on. And when it comes to the presence of Ketu in the 5th house (which stands for love relationship, pleasures, children and related things), the natives usually have a philosophical bent of mind. Besides, the natives may have an interest in learning new languages.

The Areas Affected Due to Ketu in The 5th House

  • Spirituality
  • Children
  • Relationship and compatibility
  • Emotional issues

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Positive Traits/Impact

When Ketu is placed in the Fifth House, the natives may be fluent in several foreign languages. At the same time, this placement of Ketu increases one’s inclination towards matters concerning religion and spirituality. The natives of Ketu in the fifth house also have a liking to get involved in research work. The presence of Ketu in the 5th house endows the natives with a curiosity in occult sciences and in some cases, black magic too. At the same time, the chances of gains from speculation are quite likely.

Negative Traits/Impact:

The placement of Ketu in 5th house is not appreciated as it can make the natives immoral. It can also make them excessively emotional. The natives may experience feelings which may be very disruptive to their normal flow of life. Besides, if Ketu is not having any benefic influence then these feelings may become so crystallized that the natives start confining or secluding himself from family and friends. The natives usually pretend as if they love others but actually they don’t possess inner affection and love towards others. As seen in Ketu in the 5th house Vedic astrology predictionsThe natives may only come closer to anyone to serve their purpose.

Ketu in the 5th house can make the individuals crafty, proud, jealous, timid and impatient too. The natives may turn towards spirituality in later years or the last few years of life. Generally, the natives of Ketu in the fifth house may face problems in the stomach and the digestive system. Besides, there are chances of getting injuries due to a fall from tall heights. Also, there is a danger from swimming in the pool or natural water bodies especially if Ketu has any connection with the water bodies.

Also, the natives of Ketu in the 5th house may have lesser emotional satisfaction especially when Ketu is under affliction. Besides, this placement of Ketu is not favorable for the children of the natives. They may face hurdles in life. The natives of Ketu in the 5th house may also have problems in begetting children and in some cases, there may be abortion or miscarriage.

The lives of some couples, one of whom may have Ketu in the 5th house, may revolve around the efforts to have children. The medical efforts of these couples towards begetting children may not help as the reason for their inability may be more psychological than biological. These couples may keep striving, trying everything from allopathy to the traditional methods but the goal of having a child may seem difficult to achieve. Some natives may get success after prolonged efforts and be blessed with parenthood, while others may not be that lucky.

As per predictions for females of Ketu in the 5th house,they may not share a good bond with their children when they grow up. They may become disturbed with their child, which may become a cause of sorrow and suffering.

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So, the natives of Ketu in fifth house house may know multiple languages and be good at communication skills. However, they may face problems like the inability to beget a child and a sense of negativity. But they can overcome these problems if they act with courage and perseverance. By using the right remedies for Rahu in the 5th house, they can do really well.

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Effects of Ketu in different houses

Ketu in 1st House | Ketu in 2nd House | Ketu in 3rd House | Ketu in 4th House | Ketu in 5th House | Ketu in 6th House | Ketu in 7th House | Ketu in 8th House | Ketu in 9th House | Ketu in 10th House | Ketu in 11th House | Ketu in 12th House

Importance of Houses in Astrology

1st House | 2nd House | 3rd House | 4th House | 5th House | 6th House | 7th House | 8th House | 9th House | 10th House | 11th House | 12th House

Importance of Planets in Astrology

Sun Planet | Moon Planet | Mars Planet | Mercury Planet | Venus Planet | Jupiter Planet | Saturn Planet | Nodes (Rahu and Ketu)

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