Venus and its characteristics

Venus is the most luminous planet of the solar family. It looks white on seeing through telescope. Venus is the most glowing, shining and brightest planet in the sky. Its glow is cool, comfortable and as white as milk.

As per Ancient Vedic Texts, Venus is the planet of Beauty and Relations. It is related to all kinds of pleasure, Luxuries of the Life. Venus is the Karak planet of the 7th house ( House of Marriage ). It is also a natural benefactor of Marriage in a Male horoscope.

Venus is considered to be an auspicious planet. Venus signifies Spouse, Extra marital relationship, Sex, Youth, Comforts, Luxuries, Poetic Aptitude, Aptitude for dance, Cinema and T.V, Media etc. Venus would also affect one’s writing skill, amicability and cleanliness or tidiness.

If Venus is Debilitated in horoscope, then it causes triviality, shamelessness, liking for loud sound, obscene and abusive words.

Venus is considered as a Goddess of Love, Marriage, Beauty and Comforts. Since it rules all kinds of beauty, pleasure, passion etc, it is called by the Greeks Aphrodite ( Goddess of Love & Beauty ). It is the chief governor of wife. It gives immense taste and fancy for all pleasure giving and luxurious things. Intelligence coupled with an artistic taste and fineness is bestowed by Venus. It is also significator of vehicles and property in affluent area. Venus as called Kama, one’s passion. Venus is a feminine, warm, temperate and fruitful planet.

Whenever, the planet Venus is placed in its own zodiac sign or in its EXALTATION sign, in 1st, 4th, 7th or 10th house of a horoscope, it forms a very good Yoga known as Malav Panch Mahapurush Yoga which makes a person very successful in life and such a person is able to enjoy all the Luxuries and Comforts of life.

A person with a weak or malefic Venus suffers from Diseases due to Excessive Drinking, Diabetes, Frigidness, Impotency, Sexually transmitted diseases, he may be devoid of Sexual Pleasures, Kidney related problems and Low Sperm Counts.

Venus is the only planet whose presence in the 12th house is considered beneficial. If a powerful Venus is placed in the 4th house, the person is endowed with huge luxurious houses and vehicles.


Lord of Nakshatra Bharani, Purvaphalguni and Purvaashada
Duration in Each Rashi 1 month
Lord of Rashi Taurus ( Vrishabh ) & Libra ( Tula )
Exalted in Pisces ( Meen )
Debilitated in Virgo ( Kanya )
Day Friday
Gender Female
Friendly Planets Mercury, Saturn, Rahu, Ketu
Neutral Planet Mars & Jupiter
Enemy Planets Sun & Moon
Direction South East
Color White, Dark Blue, Lemon Yellow
Metal Silver, White Gold ( Platinum )
Gem Diamond, American Diamond, White Zircon
Element Water
Period of Maha Dasha 20 years
Diety Goddess Lakshmi
Season Spring ( Vasant Ritu ) April – May
Vedic Mantra Om Shung Shukraya Namah
Beej Mantra Om Draang Dreeng Draung Sah Shukray Namah – 16000 times
Articles of Donation Rice, White flowers, White Silky Cloth, White Sandalwood, Diamond, Ghee, Milk, Sugar, Saffron, Cardamom, Scent, Venus Yantra (in the morning)
Remedies of Venus as per Vedic Astrology
Remedies of Venus as per Lal Kitab
EFFECTS OF A POWERFUL VENUSWhen Venus is beneficial, it gives the native unperturbed and enjoyable career. It is sure to give continuous good luck even though person is not endowed with the intrinsic worth necessary for the attainment of it. Native is fond of company of opposite sex and is of artistic nature. Native may become successful musician or actor.


When Venus is afflicted, it gives deprived sexual tendencies, immoral character, excessive drinking, number of marriages, loss of children, separation from beloved, mental aberrations, injuries, loss of money, sex scandals, loss of prestige.


Venus gives the native average height, plumpy body, round face with pimples, whitish complexion, pleasing eyes, pleasing voice, sweet smile and curly hair. It gives attractive personality and sexual vitality. Native is the preceptor of demons.


Parts of the body ruled by Venus are eyes, reproductive system, throat, chin, cheeks, kidneys, hair etc.


Media Planner, Surgeon, Interior Decorator, Photographer, Astrologer, Marriage Bureau, Television Anchor, Beautician, Actor, Actress, Fashion Designer, Jewellery Designer, Music composer, Model, Singer, Hair Stylist, Ayurved Doctor, Manufacturer of Medicine, Dancer, Cosmetic seller, Jewellery seller, Ladies undergarment seller, Perfume seller, Sweet seller


The disease indicated by Venus are venereal disease including gonorrhea and syphilis, infection in eyes, skin diseases like eczema, leprosy, leucoderma, enlarged tonsils, acute or chronic nephritis, renal glycosuria, cysts, swelling, goiter, irregularities in cataneria, uraemia, disease of ovaries, mucous disease, gout, anemia and disease arising through the use of cosmetics or through over-indulgence in amusement, eating, drinking.


The products represented by Venus are finished textile goods, silk and rayon products, fancy goods, electronics items, perfumery, toilets, photography, film, hosiery for ladies, confectionery, sandalwood oil, fruits, flowers, sugar, cars, ships, airplanes, petrol, pig tree, pomegranate, apple tree, dandelion, elder flowers, white poppy, goose bury, peppermint, cherry, chestnut, thyme, agaru, nutmeg, players.


Venus represents Love, Sensitivity, Wife, Marriage, Marital Life, Marital Pleasures, Semen, Music, Vehicles, Perfumes, Cosmetics, Bed room relations, Poetry, Fragrance and Sensuality.


Venus represents animals like goat, panther, hart, bull. It also represents birds like dove, sparrow and wren.


Venus represents places like bedroom, cinema theatre, garden, fountains, banquet hall, automobile industries, shipping yards, aerodromes, mines, glass manufacturing places, discotheque, red light areas.


Precious metals and gems represented by Venus are platinum, white metal and silver, Diamond, beryl coral, jade and alabaster. Native whose Ascendant Lord is Venus can wear Ring ( in middle finger ) or Pendant of Diamond in Silver / Platinum or Gold in the constellation of Venus