8th house in astrology deals with sudden transformation, death, longevity, sex, the occult, healing, research, inheritance, lottery, sudden gains, taboos, secret enemies fears, insecurity & anxieties in life.
Being a part of the Moksha triangle also represents inner transformation, death of ego, selflessness & Samadhi. It is the most important house spiritually. Mars & Ketu is lord of this house. Here mars represent the latent serpent power (kundalini Shakti) getting activated & transforming self through activating the chakras or inner power centers. Ketu represents surrender, here ketu surrenders to the hidden forces, sudden changes & rebirth. It’s the house of death, the experience of “not being” that why it also represents Samadhi. It represents all the hidden forces of nature & study of them, so astrology, pranic healing, reiki, tarot & also study of quantum mechanics come under this house. It represents all the researchers as they reveal the unknown to people.
Sun in the 8th house: This is not a good position for the signification of the soul. The person lives a hard & difficult life. The native involves in secret vices & scandals. Week eyesight. Has few children & is sick often. If in good sign gets benefits from the government, gains after marriage & inheritance from father. The native suffers from piles, heat, bile & heart diseases.
Moon in 8th house: 8th house is marana karka sthan for the 8th house. Moon is very weak in this house. It makes natives short-lived, have chronic diseases, indigestion, hernia, diabetes, and blood poisoning. A person has charitable nature, spendthrift & jovial. In cancer sign the person is long-lived. The tendency of occultism is there if strong give psychic powers.
Mars in 8th house: It’s not a good position of mars. Mars here forms strong kuja dosha. In their house mars give hidden & black money. Mars here indicates violent or sudden death. In fiery sign, death by fire accident in airy sign death by metal diseases. It gives incurable diseases, venereal diseases, disorders of the blood. Well-placed mars make one a successful politician.
Mercury in 8th house: Mercury here forms kuldeepak yog. Here mercury gives wealth & fame; it is a part of Lagna adhi yog. The native is famous for his qualities. If the sun is in conjunct with Mercury in this house it gives royal favors & a reputation in public. The native is truly loving and has a distinguished personality. Has wealth and property. The Death is peaceful. If afflicted with Mars & Saturn give nervous disorder.
Jupiter in 8th house: If in own house, makes one a mystic and the native chooses a path celestial. One becomes mean self-interested & spoils other people's work. He will be unhappy, generous, and long-lived. The native has a peaceful death.
Venus in the 8th house: A benefic in the eighth house is not good. The native has a long life & a peaceful end. The aspect of Venus in the 2nd house promises wealth. It also forms part of Langa Adhi yog. Venus in conjunction with Saturn in the house causes impotency. If afflicted give kidney problems, diabetes, obesity, or urinary problems.
Saturn in the 8th house: Saturn being a natural malefic is not good in the 8th house. Its 3rd aspect on the 10 house is not good for profession & fame, it 7 the aspect on the 2nd house is not good for wealth, its 10th aspect on the 5th house delays childbirth or sometimes deny it. But Ayush karak Saturn in the 8th house gives long life. The native is lazy, he has few children & has weak eyesight. Saturn in the 8th house gives chronic diseases.
Rahu in the 8th house: The native has a bad reputation & is infamous with the bosses. The native is hot-headed, undiplomatic & a liar. The native suffers from gastritis, stomach problems. The native has a happy old age.
Ketu in the 8th house: The native gains wealth from the government & is long-lived. The native is separated from the friends and may face much opposition. The native suffers from piles, fistula, and diseases of teeth. The native may develop psychic powers & is good in occult sciences.