Rahu, the north node, is equated
with Saturn the great malefic by Vedic Astrologers. A strong Rahu gives
the individual worldly powers and success. In the spiritual realm, Rahu
can give psychic powers, but also there may be danger from drugs, and
danger from black magic. On the positive side, the influence of Rahu can
put us in harmony with collective trends and give popularity, prestige,
fame and power.
It is shadow planets and have the powers of Saturn and mars
respectively. The proper worship of this planet blesses all those who
suffer from sudden illness, loss of money and delay in marriage. Rahu is
instrumental is strengthening one's power and converting an enemy into a
friend. The effect of snake bite is removed by his grace.