Ruchak Yoga in Vedic Astrology

The five planets other than the  luminaries namely, the Mars, Mercury, Jupiter, Venus and Saturn creates Panch Mahapurusha yoga in vedic astrology.  The great combination i.e yoga takes place when any one of these planets is strongly placed in cardinal houses of the vedic astrology horoscope.

There are four cardinal houses namely the first , fourth, seventh and tenth house.    Panch, is a hindi term which means five and Mahapurusha means great human.  Therefore, when anyone of these above stated planets is strong and is also placed in cardinal house of a vedic astrology birth chart, one of the Mahapurusha yoga will take effect.

Ruchak Yoga – This is the first among Panch Mahapurush Yoga.  This yoga takes place when the Mars is strong and placed in the Cardinal house of a vedic astrology birth chart.  The Mars owns Aries and Scorpio zodiac sign and is exalted in Capricorn zodiac sign.  

Therefore, if Mars is placed Aries, Scorpio or Capricorn sign and at the same time also placed in any of the cardinal houses of the vedic astrology birth chart – it generates Ruchak Yoga.   The person having Ruchak Yoga in vedic astrology horoscope is said to be extremely courageous, hardworking, famous and capable of defeating his enemies. Or in other words, Mars is the real Dabangg among all nine planets in Indian Vedic Astrology.

However, the strength of the yoga will also depend upon the influences of other planets over the Mars.  If the Mars is creating Ruchak yoga and is devoid of any influence of any other planet in vedic astrology horoscope, full results of Ruchak Yoga will be there.  If, such Mars is under beneficial influence, the positive results will be more pronounced and appear in early years of life.  While, if such Mars is under negative influence of malefic planets, then the positive results of Ruchak yoga will not be permanent.

In addition to this, the nature of Mars is also to be taken into consideration as per vedic astrology.  If Mars is lord of positive houses in the vedic astrology horoscope, it will give extreme positive results of Ruchak Yoga.  However, if Mars is lord of malefic  houses and creates Ruchak yoga –only partial positive results will be there.

Given below are some famous vedic astrology horoscopes having Ruchak Yoga generated due to strong placement of Mars.

Vedic Astrology Horoscope of Shri George Fernandes


In vedic astrology horoscope of Shri George Fernandes, the ascendant is Aries and Mars is strongly placed in first house in its own zodiac sign.  Mars is conjunct with Rahu but not having any other influence over it.  The Ruchak Yoga is created by strong and benefic Mars in vedic astrology horoscope of Shri George Fernandes; and hence, almost full positive results of the yoga have been there.  The famous politician George Fernandes is extremely courageous and hardworking.  Shri George Fernandes has always been able to emerge victorious over his enemies.

Vedic astrology horoscope of Salman Khan


Vedic astrology horoscope of Salman Khan clearly indicates the level of Ruchak Yoga benefits one may enjoy during his life.  The Mars is exalted and placed in tenth house which is the most powerful house of the horoscope.  Mars, however, is conjunct with Venus which is a maraka planet for Aries ascendant, as Venus rules over second and seventh houses in Salman Khan vedic astrology horoscope.

The strongly placed Mars is lord of ascendant and, therefore, first rate positive planet for Salman Khan.  Being exalted in Capricorn zodiac sign, the strength of Mars is sufficient to overcome the influence of  Venus and aspect of  Rahu over Mars.  The strong and favorable Ruchak Yoga present in vedic astrology horoscope of Salman Khan has blessed him with high level of courage, straight forwardness,  and dedication towards his work.  As we all know, the Dabangg Salman Khan is one of the most popular celebrities of the world and have always been able to emerge victorious from the most troubled situations, one may face in his life.

Vedic astrology horoscope of Ajay Jadeja


This is the vedic astrology horoscope of famous Indian Cricketer Ajay Jadeja.  Mars is placed in its own sign in seventh house and is conjunct with Jupiter.  For Taurus ascendant people, Mars is a strong Maraka planet as it rules over seventh and twelfth house.  In addition to this,  being lord of eighth and eleventh houses, Jupiter is also a negative planet for Taurus ascendant.

As a result, the positive results of Ruchak Yoga have been greatly compromised and Ajay Jadega can only have partial happiness from the great Ruchak Yoga being formed by Mars in seventh house of his vedic astrology horoscope.  He did achieved fame and success in his short cricket career and is also known for his courage and dedication in Cricket.

Vedic astrology horoscope of Helen Gurley Brown


This is vedic astrology horoscope of famous American Author, Helen Gurley Brown.  She was the Chief Editor of the world famous magazine, “Cosmopolitan” for more than three decades.  The ascendant is occupied by Mars in its own zodiac sign Scorpio and the same is conjunct with ninth lord Moon.

However, the Moon has lost some of its strength due to being debilitated and the union of Moon and Mars is also under negative aspect of Saturn.  Yet, Helen Gurley Brown managed to achieve remarkable success and fame in his career.  She is known as outspoken advocate of women’s sexual rights and her life is an absolute example of rising from rags to riches.

Vedic astrology horoscope of Akshay Kumar


This is vedic astrology horoscope of famous Indian actor Akshay Kumar.  Mars is placed in its own zodiac sign Scorpio in the ascendant itself and the same is under aspect of exalted Jupiter from the ninth house.  There are no other influences over the Ruchak Yoga being created by placement of Mars in first house of vedic astrology horoscope of Akshay Kumar.

Rajiv Hari Om Bhatia aka Akshay Kumar, the great Khiladi of Indian Cinema has blessed with all positive results of Ruchak Yoga being formed by benefic Mars in his vedic astrology horoscope.  Akshay Kumar is widely known for his daring attitude to do his stunts in movies and is worldwide famous celebrity.  The strong Mars creating Ruchak Yoga has blessed Akshay Kumar to achieve the heights of success within very short span of time.

The above given vedic astrology horoscopes of successful people clearly indicates the application of vedic astrology principles in human life.  For professional vedic astrology readings of your horoscope, you may email me at