Malefic, feminine, renunciation, corruption, epidemics, tall and
phlegmatic, dark in complexion and dirty. He is materialistic, foreign travels
and intrigues with low class people. He rules the paternal grandfather, maternal
The parts of the body ruled by Rahu are skin and blood.
Diseases caused by him are cholera, smallpox, leprosy, epilepsy,
blood poisoning, itches, malaria and plague.
Caste : Low caste
Direction : South West