Jupiter in 8th House


Last updated on April 28th, 2020 at 01:30 pm

Jupiter in 8th house unites with the energies of Mars-ruled zodiac sign Scorpio. As the 8th zodiac sign, Scorpio naturally represents the 8th astrological house and therefore shares common significances with it.

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It is important to note that the positive placement of Saturn and the 8th house lord carries an important role in amplifying the favorable effects or saving from negative results of ill-placed Jupiter in the 8th house.

Saturn is linked to this house because it mutually signifies darkness, fears, sudden events, and spiritual transformation with the 8th house. Therefore, in addition to Jupiter in the 8th house, it is also important to analyze the condition of Saturn to get more extensive insights about the results of this combination.

The 8th house ruler becomes the guide to Jupiter in the 8th house. Therefore, it is also important to consider the dignity of the 8th house ruler in order to determine more extensive outcomes of this combination in question.

Additionally, the majority of results are also determined by the zodiac sign in which Jupiter resides in the 8th house.

Results of Jupiter in 8th House


The aspect of Jupiter upon the 12th house indicates increased spirituality, sensuality, and interest in learning sacred (hidden) knowledge. This connection between these two houses with Jupiter is especially beneficial for researching and obtaining knowledge that is hard to understand to most groups of people.

People with this combination are blessed to receive guidance in different forms from the spiritual realms and are skillful in using different techniques of prediction (8th). In addition to that, as Jupiter is in the house of unexpected events and the aspecting house of expenditure (12th) it indicates unexpected expenditure at certain periods in life.

The aspect of Jupiter upon the 2nd house influences the matters related treasures, family lineage, traditions, valuables, and accumulated possessions. As Jupiter influences the 2nd house from the 8th house (of unexpected gains) it indicates sudden gains of treasures throughout life, if Jupiter is decently positioned.

The aspect of Jupiter upon the 4th house expands the mindset and provides morality of thought. The considered aspect also enhances the home atmosphere making it peaceful, spiritual, and therefore promoting peace of mind. A healthy (ethical, moral, spiritual, righteous) mindset is a crucial part of becoming spiritually evolved.

Deep Facial Beauty

The 2nd house, which is aspected by Jupiter from the 8th house governs over the facial attributes. Hence, Jupiter influences it with its characteristics in the 8th house.

As a result, the native with this combination is blessed with a charming face with mesmerizing beauty. The look in their eyes is slightly hypnotic but very deep and delightful.

That is because the eyes are influenced by a natural benefic planet which gives delightful beauty instead of frightening gaze. At the same time the deepness if provided by the 8th house, which is all about depth, darkness, and everything underneath the surface.

Spiritually Evolved Soul

The 8th house belongs to the triangle of salvation or Moksha Trikona. At the same time, Jupiter in this house casts its aspect rays upon other Moksha houses which are the 4th and 12th houses.

In addition to that, Jupiter is the planet of faith, spirituality, purity, higher wisdom, and philosophy. Accordingly, all these linkages prove that this combination is especially effective for spiritual pursuits and kundalini awakening.

Hence, this combination gives rise to a highly spiritually evolved soul. However, the main condition should be met. Jupiter, the planet of spirituality should be dignified to provide fundamental characteristics and abilities required for spiritual purity and awakening.

The 4th house contributes by providing mental peace and spiritual thoughts, the 8th house gives profound interest in exploring deep sciences and the 12th house provides spirituality at its finest.

Additionally, the 8th house reflects the nature of death while the 12th house indicates salvation (positively). Hence, a well-positioned Jupiter in the 8th house (aspecting 12th) promotes attaining salvation and ensures a beautiful spot in heaven for the soul.

Fight For Truth

In order to attain a spot in heaven after incarnation, the native must clear all their negative karmas and perform pious deeds for collective evolution.

Jupiter as the optimistic spiritual planet in an aggressive malefic 8th house gives harsh intonation to natives with this combination. That is to say, these natives with dignified Jupiter use forceful tactics in order to enlighten others.

As Jupiter is the planet of teachers, it also indicates that these natives are involved in teaching truth and ethics. They are fond of enlightening others with their deep knowledge. They are generous and willing to share their endless baggage of knowledge.

With dignified Jupiter, these natives improve their positive karma by enlightening others by using their speech and deep wisdom.

Psychic & Psychological Wisdom

Their positive karma also involves assisting and healing those who have suffered and gone through major upheavals in life. That is because Jupiter is the merciful and humble planet that always loves to provide blessings to others.

Moreover, as Jupiter aspects the 12th house, these natives develop psychic abilities which enable them to channel divine energies with the spiritual realm that are helpful in healing processes.

The positioning of Jupiter in the 8th house gives them a deep psychological understanding of human behavior which also supports them in their pursuits of helping humans collectively.

Alternatively, if Jupiter is undignified id in this house, it prompts the natives to work with criminals, hospitalized, or isolated people.

Intuitive Wisdom

The 8th house is a very mysterious house which denotes all kinds os hidden energies, occult science, mysteries, etc. With Jupiter in the given house, it gives profound interest to discover higher wisdom, philosophy, religion, and other related topics in a detailed way.

Accordingly, a dignified Jupiter in the given house promotes becoming extremely intelligent and wise especially regarding topics that are governed by Jupiter, such as higher wisdom, faith, spirituality, philosophy, etc.

The aspect of Jupiter upon the 4th house of mind improves their cognitive capabilities to a great extent making them well learned (not only academically) and wise.

What is more, the 8th house also signifies history, o what is underneath the timeline, what caused everything as it is today. Hence, these natives are deeply interested in discovering all the topics of their interest from a historical perspective.

Furthermore, the 8th house is also about intuition. With Jupiter in this house, the native becomes intuitively wise and intelligent which helps them in pursuits related to deep sciences, investigation, and discovery.

Alternatively, if Jupiter is undignified in this house, it causes the natives to become deceptive and secretive. They would take advantage of intuition and occult wisdom in an attempt to gain an unfair advantage over others or attain false recognition.

As per the law of karma, the 8th house provides sudden punishments for such immoral and unethical acts. Hence, the life of undignified people with this combination is full of negative surprises because of consistently adding negative karma to their karmic balance.

Health & Wealth of Spouse

The 8th house is the second house from the 7th house, which translates to the wealth & health (2nd) of the spouse. Accordingly, a well placed Jupiter in the 8th house indicates (like timepiece) being blessed with (by God) a prosperous spouse who possesses great health and longevity. It also increases the sensuality of the spouse which promotes a marvelous sexual relationship with the life partner.

If Jupiter is ill-aspected (by enemies) and debilitated, it increases the chances (additional details are needed prior to conclusions) of widowhood due to the ill-health of the spouse. In addition to that, it also indicates that the spouse is without morals, ethics, and is capable of performing sinful deeds as a result.


The 8th house indicates longevity and the condition of the planet Jupiter in the house influences it – a well placed Jupiter contributes to increasing longevity and protecting from chronic diseases.

The ill-placement of Jupiter decreases longevity and gives chances of developing chronic diseases related to Jupiter and 8th house (feet, fatty tissue, ears, liver).

Religious truth & wisdom to bless your life

Keep repenting and repeating secretly in mind: "God is enough for me and I bear witness that there is no other worthy of worship than the Almighty Creator alone" for the joy and abundance of God to flow in.
(Surat al-Baqarah 2:163)

Whoever makes the Hereafter (aims for piety & righteousness to attain salvation) his/her goal, Allah (english: God) makes his/her heart rich, and organizes his/her affairs, and the world comes to him/her whether it wants to or not.
(Jami` at-Tirmidhi 2465)

And God is the most merciful and loving. The God Almighty said: By My might and majesty, I will continue to forgive them, as long as they seek My forgiveness.
(Musnad Aḥmad 11237)

And God protects the faithul more than a caring Mother protects her child.
(Sahih al-Bukhari 5999)

Do not perform idolatry, impiety, disrespect for parents. Never endanger lives (saving one life is like saving whole humanity). Do not commit theft, adultery, false witness (disregard all cruel conspiracies towards innocent believers), and do not envy.
(Surat al-An’am 6:151-153)

The Messenger of God [PBUH] used to stress charity in his sermons, and prohibit mutilation. But protect truth and believers at all costs.
(Sunan an-Nasa'i 4047)

There must be no racism, sects, tribes, or gangs amongst you, and take special care of women, and increased rewards get those who educate women especially who suffer in calamities.
(The Last Sermon, Riyad as-Salihin 278)

Holy Prophet [PBUH] raised the status of and established legal rights for women which were never present before, and protected them from harassment, and stressed duty and good treatment to mother. Also, completely prohibited injustice towards girl-children (unjust people used to get rid of them for financial reasons).

(Sahih al-Bukhari 3446, Al-Adab Al-Mufrad 5, al-Baqarah 2:228)

All people are practically beleivers if they believe in one God, The Prophets (some of them: Solomon, Moses, Jesus) and The Seal of Prophets (Muhammad) peace be upon them. That is, do not be quick to judge and leave judgment to God except when there is direct threat to righteous beleivers.

All people are practically beleivers if they believe in one God, The Prophets (some of them: Solomon, Moses, Jesus) and The Seal of Prophets (Muhammad) peace be upon them. That is, do not be quick to judge and leave judgment to God except when there is direct threat to righteous beleivers.
I heard Allah's Messenger (ﷺ) as saying while pointing his hands towards the east: The turmoil would appear from this side; verily, the turmoil would appear from this side (he repeated it thrice)(Sahih Muslim 2905e).

Muhammad [PBUH] was most akin to Jesus [PBUH], who is coming back, and the best of people will be under protection of Jesus [PBUH].
(Riyad as-Salihin 1808)

Some of The Last Words of God via The Last Prophet [PBUH]

Sudden Wealth

Jupiter is the planet of wealth and abundance. In addition to that, Jupiter casts a direct aspect ray upon the 2nd house of wealth. Hence, this combination tells a lot about the finances of the native.

The positioning of this planet in the 8th house of uncertainty indicates unpredictable fluctuation of the financial condition.

If Jupiter is dignified, these natives are subjects to sudden abundant windfalls and gains of all kinds of assets.

With this positive form of this combination, these natives also have the ability to tackle low and difficult periods of life effectively which saves from sudden losses.

On the contrary, undignified Jupiter in the given house causes sudden losses of wealth and assets because of sinful and unethical deeds.

Sarala Viparita Raja Yoga

Jupiter in its own sign (Sagittarius, Pisces) in the considered house becomes 8th house lord in the 8th house and forms a very powerful Sarala Yoga, which is one of the three Viparita Raja Yogas.

The planetary combination brings out all of the positive effects of this house providing courage and fearlessness in abundance.

In addition to that, it provides great wisdom of hidden sciences which is extremely helpful in spiritual pursuits as well as leading an ethical life. Other than that, the considered Yoga indicates (like timepiece) being blessed with (by God) sudden abundant gains and protects from massive losses.

Classical Analysis

Bhrigu Sutras

According to this classical source, the malefic 8th house casts negative shades on Jupiter. This combination is said to indicate that these natives are involved in secret, immoral, and other socially unacceptable activities.

It also decreases the benefic effect of Jupiter and decreases longevity as per this classical source.

If the 8th house ruler is also weak and undignified, it confirms decreased longevity and/or chronic ailments.

The association of the 8th house ruler with a natural malefic provides excessive physical relationship desires to the native. Hence, they are said to be invovled in physical relations with widowsm, especially after becoming 17 ages old.

If Jupiter in the 8th house is associated with a natural malefic planet, it gives sinful inclinations to the native. That is because the 8th house negatively signifies sins and unjustifiable aggression which can be fueled by the energies of a natural malefic planet.

However, there is relief from negative effects if the 8th ruler is dignified or associated with a benefic planet though aspect or conjunction, the longevity of the native is increased.

If the 8th house ruler is in its own sign in the 8th house, it also increases longevity.

As per astrological guidelines, this combination also saves from some malefic effects of the 8th house such as from thieves, criminals, chronic ailments, etc.

In this classical source, it is also mentioned that exalted Jupiter is capable of producing favorable outcomes of the malefic 8th house. That is, this combination makes the native pure, kind, and saintly.

That is because the 8th house signifies sins, and a dignified planet in this house saves from committing sinful acts. It also transforms the soul of the native and creates a better version out of themselves.

As Jupiter is associated with all salvation triangle houses, it gives interest in spiritual topics and ancient religious scriptures. The aspect upon the 4th house makes them well learned in Vedas and different kinds of ancient religious scriptures.

An exalted Jupiter also saves the native from chronic diseases and increases longevity to a great extent.

Brihat Jataka

In this classical source, it is mentioned that these natives are inclined towards the performance of base or unethical acts.


In this classical source it is also mentioned tht thes enatives re involved in sinful activities which is the result of undignified planet in the 8th house.

Another negative effect mentioned is that undignified Jupiter in the given house damages the financial condition os individuals with this combination forcing them to serve others for livelihood.


These antives are prone to form physical unions with dirty partners of low standarts. As they are involved with peopel of low standarts, they are also prone to sufer from humiliation. A kind and generous Jupiter feels violated in the difficult 8th hosu which is full of sinners.

Chamatkara Chintamani

Accordign to this classical source, the native will live in the parental property or inherited property for a prolonged amount of time.

That is because the 8th house signifies unearned money such as inheritance. At the same time, Jupiter casts a direct aspect upon the 4th house of the home environment, real estate, and property.

This combination is said to cause weak health. Additionally, these natives achieve salvation or go to heaven after this life. This is possible if Jupiter is dignified.

As mentioned earlier, Jupiter in this house connects with all the houses of salvation which makes it a prominent combination for final emancipation.

Discover Jupiter in various astrological signs for more extensive results.

Classical Sources Used: BPHS, Saravali, Brihat Jataka, Lal Kitab, Yavan Jataka. References to The Last Word of God are included not to mix Sunnah Kitab or Quran with worldly science, but to offer the best cure for worldly issues. Always know that this science and the latest religious revelations are separated from each other for more than 5000 years. If you were to evolve from old Vedic science and adopt the latest religious teaching, the leap is worth more than 5000 years of human evolution. I am currently conducting theological updates on all articles, hence some errors may be there. All credit for increased wisdom goes to the best & brightest man who ever walked on Earth who is no other than the Greatest Blessing For Humanity & Seal of Prophets Muhammad ﷺ, and people who kindly taught me the Word of God. All glory to God Almighty.

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  • What will happen if Jupiter is in the 8th house in the Nakshatra Purva palguni pada 2 along with Rahu in the Nakshatra of Pirvapalguni Pada 4 and also along with Moon placed in the Nakshatra of Maka pada 4 , all of them placed in the 8th House in Leo for a Capricorn Ascendent. This 8th house planets in Leo is also aspected by the Planet Saturn placed In Jestha Pada 2 Nakshatra pada ,with its 10th aspect placed in Scorpio and also aspected by Ketu with it 7th aspect from Aquarius. The Nakshatra lord of both the planets Jupiter and Rahu is Venus and Venus is Placed in the 4th House of Aries in the Nakshatra pada of Bharani pada 4 along with Mercury whoe”s Nakshatra pad is Bharani pada 3 and an Exalted Sun with Nakshatra pada Krittika pada 2 all these three planets Sun, Mercury and Venus are placed in the 4th house in Aries. Here Jupiter aspects Aries from Leo on these 3 planets with its 9th aspect and also aspects Ketu placed in the 2nd house in Aquarius with its 7th aspect. Moreover Jupiter is the lord of the 12th house placed in the 8th house creating a Vipeeritha Raja Yoga. Will saturn placed Jesta Pada 2 being a Yogakaraka in this horoscope do any damage to it aspect on the 3 planets in the 8th house and also the placement of Moon and Rahu together in the 8th house and Rahu and Jupiter together in the 8th house.
    Also Saturn & Mars placed in Anurada pada 2 is in the 11th House together in Scorpio. How does this combination effect the individual in this horoscope.

    Can anyone enlighten me on the above placements Please.


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