What is Gandmool Dosh?
The defect is formed if the Moon is placed in any of these 6
Constellations or Nakshatras named Ashvini, Revati, Ashlesha, Magha, Jyeshtha or Moola in the birth
horoscope of a person. In a simple form, the placement of Moon in 6 out of 27 Nakshatras forms the
What Problems Gandmool Dosh can Cause?
Don’t afraid if your baby born in Gandmool Dosh? It is difficult to say
what problems it can cause because different people face different problems due to this defect and
to find out the problems we will have to check out many things like in which Nakshatra the Moon is
placed, in which house the Moon is, in which sign it is, what is the Moon signify in that particular
horoscope and many more… So don’t jump to the conclusion that this defect may cause you a particular
problem. Consult an expert astrologer to know what problems you may face due to this defect.
Types of Gandmool Dosh
The defect has some possible malefic effects present in different houses
of a horoscope which is formed due to the presence of Moon in the 4th Pada or Part of Ashlesha
1st House Gandmool Dosh in Ashlesha Nakshatra
The defect can cause problems in your married life like disturbance,
fights, arguments, difference of opinion, separation etc. Its strong influence can cause
2nd House Gandmool Dosh in Ashlesha Nakshatra
The defect may also cause problems in your married life but it cannot
cause a broken marriage or divorce. Health related problem may be faced by the native.
3rd House of Ashlesha Nakshatra
If the Dosh is present in the 3rd house of the Nakshatra, you may face
problems in your married life such as grim compatibility issues, serious fights, arguments etc. You
may lose your partner trust. Arguments can happen without any solid reason.
Dosh in the 4th House of Ashlesha
If the Moon is in the 4th house of Ashlesha, the Gandmool Dosh is formed.
The native is sensitive by nature and possessive. They easily get hurt and may suffer from
If the Moon is in the 5th house of a horoscope in Ashlesha, it may cause
problems in love life of the native. They keep on looking for one lover after another.
6th and 7th House
If the Moon is in the 6th or 7th house of a horoscope in Ashlesha, the
defect is formed. The native has likely to have a bad married life including continuous fights,
arguments and disputes.
If the Moon is in 8th house of a horoscope in Ashlesha Nakshatra, the
native may suffer from bad or very bad health problems throughout his/her life. The married life is
also very struggling for the native.
Due to the presence of Moon in the 9th house of a horoscope in Ashlesha,
the defect can create troubles to the native in various sphere of his life. Its presence in the 9th
house can let you suffer from Pitra Dosh also.
The dosha in the house can cause troubles in your professional sphere.
You may have to wait long or very long to become professionally recognized and established.
The Dosh in the house can affect the native’s brother or sister health.
Relationship with brothers and sisters may get sour. It may also create financial problems.
The Dosh in the 12th house of a Horoscope can suffer you from severe
financial crisis which may cause due to poor financial management and excessive expenditure.
Gandmool Dosh in Ashwini Nakshatra
The defect is formed when the Moon position in various houses of
Horoscopes in 1st Pada of Ashwini Nakshatra.
1st & 6th House Gandmool Dosh in Ashwini Nakshatra
If the Moon is present in 1st or 6th houses of 1st pada of Ashwini
Nakshatra, Jatak can suffer from various kinds of health related issues. In the 6th house of a
Horoscope in Ashwini Nakshatra, jatak may face serious health issues.
If the Moon is in the 2nd house of horoscope in 1st Pada of Ashwini
Nakshatra, the defect can trouble the native on account of problems related to his children. The
native may get delay in having children.
3rd House & 11th House
The dosh in these houses of 1st Pada of Ashwini Nakshatra can trouble
the native’s professional sphere. He may get delay in setting back a successful professional
4th House, 7th House, 10th House & 12th House
If the Moon is formed in these houses of 1st Pada of Ashwini
Nakshatra, the defect may cause problem in married life. The native may marry late. Equation
between the couple can be opposite. If the strength of the Dosha is strong, the native may face
separation or divorce.
The Dosh can cause trouble in the education sphere of the native. Some
natives with the defect may discontinue their studies while some don’t get the value of their
education or can work in a totally different field for which they have not get any special
The native under the influence of this blemish may have a shorter
lifespan than the average lifespan. Jatak may suffer from some serious and long lasting
The Dosh may cause troubles in various spheres of your life and can
also form Pitra Dosh. Moon is working negatively resulting in issues in the married life.
Gandmool Dosh in Jyeshta Nakshatra
As per the placement and the strength of the Dosh in Jayeshta Nakshatra,
it influences one’s life.
1st House, 5th House, 8th House & 12th House Gandmool Dosh in Jyeshta
Whether the Moon is placed in the 1st House, 5th, 8th or 12th of
Jyeshta Nakshatra, the defect brings health related problems. The native may suffer from serious
health issues if the influence of the Dosh is stronger.
2nd House, 3rd House & 10th House
Due to the presence of Moon in the 2nd, 3rd or 10th house of Jyeshta
Nakshatra, Jatak may face professional problems. He may witness delay, setbacks and failure in
his professional sphere. The defect in the 10th house can force Jatak to involve in notorious
activities. The defect in the 3rd house may let Jatak suffer from financial problem also.
4th House, 6th House, 7th House and 11th House
The Gandmool defect in these houses of Jyeshta Nakshatra may cause
problems in marriage and married life. If the defect influence is stronger in the 11th house, Jatak
may not get married throughout his lifespan. The presence of the defect in the 6th house can also
lead to financial trouble. In any of the house, if the defect is stronger, marriage can break.
If Moon is present in the 9th House of Jyeshta Nakshatra, it can trouble
the children of the native. The Jatak may give birth to physically or mentally incapable children.
Infertility related issue may be faced.
Gandmool Dosh in Magha Nakshatra
1st House Gandmool Defect in Magha Nakshatra
The dosh is formed if Moon is present in the 1st House of Horoscope in
Magha Nakshatra can influence your peacefulness. It may disturb the peace of mind and mental health
of the native due to one thing or other. The defect may influence the financial condition of the
2nd House, 7th House & 8th House,
If the Moon is placed in 2nd, 7th or 8th house of a horoscope in Magha
Nakshatra, Gandmool dosha is formed which may cause problem in marriage and married life. The 2nd
house jatak may also suffer from health related issues. The 7th house jatak’s wife may face health
problems. The 8th house Magha Nakshatra Gandmool defect may provoke the native to indulge in
extramarital affair or sexual relationship.
3rd House, 5th House and 11th House
If the Moon is placed in 3rd, 5th or 11th house in Magha Nakshatra, the
dosh influences one’s professional life. It may cause delay in the professional success. The 11th
house defect may also lead to health issues to the Jatak kidneys, head or stomach. The 5th house
defect may influence Jatak’s mother health realated issues. The 3rd house defect may let you suffer
from hard time with your boss and colleagues. You may become jobless.
If Moon is placed in the 4th house in Magha Nakshatra, the dosh is formed
which can cause health related problems like restlessness, depression, high blood pressure, anxiety,
severe mood swings and many other similar kinds of issues.
6th House & 12th House
The defect on these houses can influence the financial prosperity of the
native. It malefic effects create disturbance in getting rise in the financial status despite the
best efforts. Jatak is surrounded with some kinds of negativity. The 12th house Jatak may also
suffer from problems in their married life. They may suffer from a broken marriage.
Gandmool Dosha is formed due to the presence of Moon in the 9th house of
a horoscope in Magha Nakshatra. The native may also suffer from Pitra Dosh. Jatak has to lead a very
ordinary life with no specific achievements in their lives and no recognition.
The malefic effect of the blemish can affect the health of the native’s
father in adverse way and spoil native’s relationship with his father. It also cause problem in the
professional sphere, suffer from delay in success and setbacks.
Gandmool Dosh in Mula Nakshatra
1st House & 6th House
If the Moon is placed in the 1st or 6th house of a horoscope in Mula
Nakshatra, its malefic impact influences health of the native. The defect can lead to various kinds
of diseases for a long time or permanent. Jatak having the Moon in the 6th house of Mula Nakshatra
may engage in criminal activities and face imprisonment. The Jatak having Moon placed in the 1st
house can suffer from diseases since brith or after a few years of his birth. He may die at a young
2nd House, 4th House, 7th House & 12th House
If the moon is in the 2nd, 4th, 7th or 12th house of a horoscope in Mula
Nakshatra, the defect cause marital related issues. It can cause mild to serious relationship issues
such as arguments, conflicts, physical violence and sometimes divorce. The 2nd house native may
suffer health problems. The 4th house native may marry very late. The 7th house native may also go
through financial crisis. The 12th house native may face professional issues. They may have to work
underpaid even after higher qualification.
3rd House & 10th House
The presence of Moon in 3rd or 10th House in Mula Nakshatra can obstruct
you professionally. You may suffer losses, litigations or bad reputation. You may get into bad
habits of drinking and eating which can influence your financial and social status.
The blemish in the 5th house of Mula Nakshatra can impact your happiness.
Some natives may get difficulties due to their children. Handicapt babies can be born. The native
may face bad luck and the married life can face difficulties.
The presence of Moon in the 8th house of Mula Nakshatra can cause mental
distortions to the native and some may suffer from physical injuries. The native may undergo
surgeries many times in their lives.
Gandmool Dosh is formed due the presence of Moon in the 9th house of a
horoscope in Mula Nakshatra. Such person can be surrounded with negative environment and lead an
unhappy life. They can constantly worry for certain things in their lives.
The Gandmool Defect in the house in Mula Nakshatra can develop criminal
tendencies in the native and some natives with the defect may engage in criminal activities in order
to earn more.
Gandmool Dosh in Revati Nakshatra
The Dosh is formed if the Moon presence in different houses of a
horoscope in the 4th Pada or part of Revati Nakshatra.
1st House, 6th House & 10th House
The blemish in the 1st, 6th or 10th house in Revati Nakshatra can bring
challenges in the professional sphere. The native may have to witness delays, setbacks, failures and
The native with the defect may face serious financial problems and can go
under severe financial crunches. They are forced to live an ordinary life.
3rd House, 7th House & 11th House
Presence of Moon in 3rd, 7th or 11th house in Revati Nakshatra can cause
serious problems in marriage and married life of the native. They may marry late and may face broken
marriage. Misunderstanding, arguments and opposite opinions related issues are faced.
4th House, 8th House & 9th House
The Gandmool Dosh in these houses in Revati Nakshatra brings challenges
related to health. The native may suffer from various kind of diseases. In the 9th house, if the
dosh is comprised with the Pitra Dosh it can cause problem in your married life also. In the 8th
house, its malefic effects can cause face disabilities, injuries or even death due to accidents or
The presence of Moon in the 5th house of a horoscope in Revati Nakshatra
can cause problems related to love life. The native may face betrayal, heart break and bad luck.
The native on account of the Dosh may develop strange personality and
strange behaviour due to this he may not be able to maintain happy relationship with their
relatives. The defect may impact his mental health.
Gandmool Pooja Vidhi
Gandmool Dosh malefic effects in a horoscope can be reduced to
significant extents with the help of astrological remedies such as Gandmool Dosh Nivaran Pooja,
Yantra, specific gemstones etc.
If the Gandmool Dosh puja is organized, each Nakshatra has its own Ved
mantra. For example, if a baby born in Gandmool which has been formed due to the presence of Moon in
Ashlesha Nakshatra in its horoscope, hence, the Veda mantra of Ashlesha will be recited. Deciding
the Gandmool Puja date is tricky because the Pooja is started in such a way that the chant should be
completed when the Moon is again present the birth nakshatra of the native. When the date of
Gandmool Pooja is decided, Gandmool Pooja samagri is arranged. In this samagri, water and soil from
108 different places is arranged. In our venue, these samagri is collected earlier to avoid any
delay in the puja. However, some pandits believe that water and soil from 27 different places can be
sufficient because of 27 Nakshatra. Moreover, leaves from 27 different trees are arranged under
Gandmool Puja samagri list.
The chant is of about 125,000 in most of the cases. In this Puja
procedure, a team of 5 to 7 pandits including one head take Sankalpam in front of Lord Shiva. The
chanting is conducted around 10 hours a day and it may take 5-7 days to complete. After completion
of chanting, havan and other puja vidhi is performed as per Vedic culture.
For more details on Gandhmool Pooja, you can contact Guruma Bhrigushree.
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