In Hindu soothsaying, planetary periods are known as “Dasha”. It is a Sanskrit word and indicates the positive and undesirable effects produced from its placements by signs or by the house or a combination of both.
Dashas is a system which helps to judge the effects of the planets throughout a person’s life. Each dasha is controlled by one of the nine planets, and the quality and beneficial effect of each period is determined by the condition and position of that planet in the basic horoscope of an individual.
In an individual lifespan, there is a particular stretch of time which is ruled by a particular planet. This time period is known as the Ishtar Mahadeshwar of that planet.
In the case of Jupiter, the mahadasha is the most beneficial period in one’s life. An individual will come under the influence of the Vimshottari Jupiter Mahadasha sooner or later in his life. This phase of Jupiter is popularly called Guru Mahadasha which runs for 16 years according to Vimshottari system of time calculation.
The Jupiter planet is an auspicious planet and the mahadasha rules an individual’s life for 16 years. This period is considered to be the most auspicious period in one’s life. In this period, Jupiter brings financial success, huge wealth, power, social status, knowledge, and spiritual development.
The impact of Mahadasha has both positive and negative effects. The positive influence of Jupiter would result in more power when in the position of authority and social status will increase with friendships with rich and prosperous people. Businessmen will prosper and students will excel in academics and get admission in reputable colleges, institutes, and universities. All kinds of auspicious activities will happen and happiness from the spouse, kids and family members will be redoubled.
The negative influence of Jupiter will lead to loss of wealth and there might be financial troubles. During this period there will be lack of belief in spirituality and God and one may not get blessings from elderly people. On may also likely to suffer from asthma, obesity, and diabetes etc. On the other hand, the positive influence of Jupiter can lead to many benefits in the individual’s life.
The planet Jupiter offers result according to the ascendant. The results will vary depending on which house Jupiter is placed for that zodiac ascendant.
Jupiter Mahadasha for Aries Ascendant
Persons born with the Aries ascendant (Mesha lagan) will experience a positive effect since the planet Jupiter is the lord of the 9th and 12th house.
Since Jupiter is the auspicious planet for the Aries ascendant, it will bring great achievements in that person’s life. During its exaltation period or when in one house, this ascendant reaches a high level of success. They will be blessed with name and fame. They will be blessed with children and will be involved with the welfare of the people. There will also be a lot of spiritual travel for them.
Jupiter Mahadasha for Taurus Ascendant
This Mahadasha period of 16 years ruled by Jupiter will not be good unless the planet Jupiter is posited in an auspicious house.
In the case of a Taurus ascendant, the natural benefic Jupiter lords over the 8th and 11th houses and it brings all miseries, obstacles, accidents, scandals, chronic diseases and even death or at least death like experiences. The 8th house is considered the evil house in a chart and brings the most undesirable results in life when activated. Also, yellow sapphire gemstone recommended wearing when someone is suffering from the negative impact of Jupiter planet.
Jupiter Mahadasha for Gemini Ascendant
The planet Jupiter is the lord of the 7th and 10th house for an individual born with Gemini ascendant or Mithun Lagna.
As a lord of both the house it is considered inauspicious and during the 16-year period, the ascendant will face many bitter experiences like not getting recognition in society, unsatisfactory financial position, the difference at home and loved ones will move far away.
Jupiter Mahadasha for Cancer Ascendant
The Jupiter Mahadasha brings good results for cancer ascendants (Kark Lagna). This planet is the lord of the 6th house and 9thhouse and rules over fame and fortune. During this favorable period of 16 years, multiple gains from various sources can be seen.
The ascendant will be successful in setting new establishments and develop them Lifestyle will develop from a low level to the highest possible level. They will make good contacts with politicians and will become powerful and manipulative.