Planets in the 8th House
Mercury or Venus in the 8th House
Mercury in the 8th House
When Mercury is in the 8th House, the native will earn respect, recognition and have a good status in society.
The native will have a charming personality and will move around in high social circles.
The person will be highly educated and possess knowledge on lots of subjects.
The person will have strong intuition and psychic powers.
As Mercury is the planet of knowledge, and when in the 8th House, these people are very inquisitive and like research work.
They love digging mysteries and finding facts. They go after things which are new and unknown till now.
They love solving riddles, quizzes and puzzles. They can go into the minutest of details if required to know the truth.
These people possess great power of observation and communication. They are excellent debaters and can talk on various topics.
If Mercury is afflicted in the 8th House, the native may suffer from a nervous disorder, speech problems, or skin-related diseases.
Due to affliction on Mercury, the native will be slow in taking decisions and can also have learning difficulties.
Exalted or Own House
When Mercury is in Virgo or Gemini in the 8th House, these people are highly respected in the society for their knowledge and wisdom.
The native will live long and have robust health.
The native gets wealth through inheritance, will, or insurance.
The person will be active sexually and have a strong appeal.
These people are strong, determined and have a lot of energy. They like to live life on their own terms.
The native will be highly intuitive and psychic.
They will be fond of research work and unraveling secrets.
Learning comes naturally to them. They try to learn something new on a regular basis.
These people are highly romantic, passionate and know how to spice up their sex life.
Debilitated, or Fallen
When Mercury is in Pisces in the 8th House, the person may suffer from mental problems. The person may lack confidence and enthusiasm to do something in life.
Such people suffer from frequent illness, so need to be extra careful about their health.
The person may be unlucky when it comes to inheritance and insurance benefits.
The native may have severe learning or speech difficulties.
When Mercury is in the 8th House in Pisces, these natives are not very active sexually.
When Mercury is debilitated, these people may argue, quarrel and disagree without any reason.
Such people will have a very negative aura.
Venus in the 8th House
When Venus is in the 8th House these people have strong determination and creativity. They can do amazing things with little or no effort.
They have a never-give-up attitude and seek perfection in everything they do.
They are caring, passionate and have strong sexual appeal.
These people are highly romantic and love the idea of a fairytale romance. They especially enjoy candlelight dinners and walking on the beach.
These people are party animals, and they love socializing.
These people get a lot of wealth and assets through inheritance.
They get married in a rich and affluent family. The spouse will be beautiful, attractive, charming and multitalented.
If there is an affliction on Venus then the person can be fond of sexual fantasies. The person will be addicted to bad habits.
When there is an affliction on Venus in the 8th House, the person may suffer from venereal disease.
When Venus is afflicted people may also get urinary and prostate problems.
If such a person gets divorced, then they receive a lot of alimony.
As Venus is an important planet for love and marriage, and when in the 8th House, the married life of the native will suffer.
Exalted or Own House
When Venus is in Pisces, Taurus or Libra in the 8th House, the native has a happy and long life.
The person has a strong personality and is always popular with members of the opposite sex.
These people are financially very comfortable as they get to inherit good money.
They have a happy and blissful married life.
The spouse will belong to a rich and affluent family.
These people are highly talented in their work. They achieve a lot of success in life, as they seek perfection in everything they do.
They have a great understanding with their partner. The relationship is usually built on a lot of trust and harmony.
These people want to live life in the most extraordinary way. They always seek excitement and pleasure in everything they do.
These people are highly romantic and sensual.
These people live life to the fullest. They possess a desire to eat, drink, party and live lavishly.
Debilitated, or Fallen
When Venus is in Virgo in the 8th House, such people have low self-esteem and confidence.
If there is affliction on Venus in the 8th House, the native may have some venereal disease, prostate or urinary ailments.
The love and married life will never be satisfactory.
If there is affliction on Venus, the native may have multiple relationships, but stability in a relationship will never be there.
Such people can be irrational, erratic at times and need to learn how to relax.
Such people also can be a little stubborn, and unable to make correct decisions in life.
Such people are highly spendthrift and unable to save money in their life.