Ketu (Dragon's Tail) Remedy: Afflicted Ketu Pooja

Ketu (Dragon’s Tail) is termed a natural negative planet & generally gives bad results. It creates illusions & feeling of emptiness or hollowness of self. Ketu also denotes a bad element in society & when the ascendant lord is afflicted by Ketu, can lead to serious problems in life.

Afflicted Ketu (Dragon’s Tail) Remedy

Ketu or Dragon’s Tail is a naturally negative planet that gives bad results. It eclipses positivity in one’s chart when placed in conjunction with another planet or aspects another planet. In certain charts, Ketu afflictions can be extremely negative due to house placements or conjunctions. In such cases, it is advised to get the afflicted Ketu remedy done.

When does Ketu (Dragon’s Tail) need a Remedy?

  • If the Ketu (Dragon’s Tail) is weak in your chart, or is placed in a bad house, or in conjunction with other planets, it might bring negative results.
  • Placements such as in 4th, 8th or 12th house are considered bad/negative placements of the Ketu (Dragon’s Tail).
  • This is specially activated during the time of Ketu’s main-period or sub-periods.

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An afflicted Ketu (Dragon’s Tail) can cause issues like:

  • Marriage issues: presence of Ketu in the 7th house creates problems and issues in marriage. It makes them hypocritical in nature and brings discontent to the native. They are never truly happy at the core of their being. It also indicates bad health and wealth if Ketu is afflicted along with being in the 7th house. Ketu gives baseless suspicions in marriage.
  • Corruption, defamation and illusions: an afflicted Ketu can lead a person towards illicit ways of living, corrupted means of earning, looking for an easy way out, illusions, portraying a personality which is quite different in public and private life, running after fame and materialism, insensitive towards others, not being able to see the motive or essence of any situation and bad judgements. All of these result in accumulated bad karma and may lead to defamation in life.
  • Unhealthy occult practices: a placement of Ketu’s affliction in the 6th house gives rise to practicing occult majorly to create hurdles or harm others with an evil intent. This in turn creates a karmic baggage and a heavily flawed and promiscuous character.
  • Health issues: an afflicted Ketu may cause health issues related to bones, legs, weakness of nerves, joint pains, sleep disorder, hernia, genital diseases, spine-related diseases. It results in depression, mental disorders and mental instability as well.
  • Guru Chandal Dosh: when Ketu or Ketu gets involved with Jupiter, it creates a Guru Chandaal Dosh which creates huddles in life and effects the mentality and wisdom. Making bad decisions and never being able to think straight is one of the impacts out of the rest.


To mitigate these harmful effects, one needs to know the strength of Ketu (Dragon’s Tail)’s affliction through houses of placement and its degrees in one’s chart, and accordingly remedies can be prescribed.

How to know if you need a remedy for afflicted Ketu (Dragon’s Tail)?

• Your birth chart needs to be reviewed by an expert Vedic Astrologer to determine if Ketu (Dragon’s Tail)’s affliction in your horoscope needs a remedy and to what degree.

• There are certain charts where the Ketu (Dragon’s Tail)’s affliction will not cause any ill-effects, whereas, in some, it may cause long-term issues if the chart doesn’t hold much strength. In such cases, it is important that the remedy be carried out by a trustworthy and knowledgeable source.


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What are the remedies to address an afflicted Ketu (Dragon’s Tail)?

Depending upon the degree of affliction, remedies are suggested.

For mild to moderate afflictions

  • You should offer sweets to foundlings and homeless children to soothe the negativity of Ketu.
  • Red and coral are colors that you should avoid, especially in clothing and jewelry.

For serious Ketu (Dragon’s Tail) afflictions

In severe cases, a Ketu (Dragon’s Tail) Pooja or Ketu (Dragon’s Tail) Mantra Chanting is suggested, which is one of the effective remedies that helps resolve Ketu (Dragon’s Tail)’s affliction to an extent. It can be performed by a priest, in your presence, or it can be performed on your behalf on a particular day in case you cannot be physically present during the occasion.

How do we channelize Ketu (Dragon’s Tail) pooja for you in India?

  • The first step is to fill in the form and order Ketu (Dragon’s Tail) Pooja for yourself, upon horoscope analysis.
  • You or someone close to you (in case, you’re not available or residing in India) can get the Ketu (Dragon’s Tail) Pooja done on your behalf. We channelize this pooja through Indastro by connecting you to a trusted priest who performs the pooja for you.

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