According to Vedic Astrology, the Dasha system divides our life into periods and sub-periods which are governed by nine planets. The main period of vimshottari Dasha is also known as “MAHADASHA.” A sub period, which comes under Mahadasha is termed as “Antardasha“, during the sub period of antardasha is known as Pratyantar Dasha and Small period during pratynatar Dasha or bhukti is known as Sookshma Dasha.

The total duration is 120 years for Vimshottari Dasha. Antardasha lasts for 1, 2 or 3 years, pratyantar Dasha lasts for 3, 4 or 6 months and Sookshma Dasha last for 1, 1/2 months depends on the main duration of vimshottari Dasha respectively.

Planets and their Total duration for Vimshottari Dasha

Venus (Shukra) 20 Years
Sun (Surya)  6 years
Moon (Chandra)  10 years
Mars (Mangal) 7 years
Jupiter (Brihspati) 16 years
Saturn (Shani) 19 years
Mercury (Budh)  17 years
RAHU 18 Years
KETU 7 years

As mentioned above the Main mahadasha of Ketu lasts for 7 years, During the Mahadasha of Ketu, Antardasha Period will be shorter for each planet and it is same for pratyantar and sookshma Dasha respectively. This is similar for all the planets.

During the Mahadasha one will experience good or bad results it depends on the natal and transit positions apart from this, planetary positions of each planet have to analyze in depth to acquire more precise outcomes.


Venus (Shukra) Mahadasha Venus Mahadasha brings lots of joy and happiness in one’s life. This is the most auspicious and beneficial period for the artist, actors, musicians and business related to costly garments, accessories or luxury items. People like actors, musicians, dancers or related to any art form can get their rewards during this period.

Venus also rules love life those are unmarried can get married or find their soul mate in this period. Native are married can receive benefit through their spouse. Both will enjoy the company of each other. Pleasure/Business trips can be seen during this period, travelling shall prove beneficial. People deal with such native can get benefited through; especially those are dealing with business related to Venus. The native will have enough money to enjoy and will live in the comfort zone. Lots of new  opportunities  will come your way. Normally in Venus Mahadasha one can get very good results without doing hard work. Native can get overall success along with name and fame.

If  Venus is not well placed in horoscope , one cannot get above results in Venus Mahadasha. Such native can spoil his/her image due to an involvement with the wrong people.  The native may involve in extra marital affairs, scandal. The native may meet heavy losses in business, or Venus related business will end up with the burden of loans and debts. Opposite sex can damage or betray you. Travelling shall not be fruitful. Serious health issues and un-necessary expenses shall be indicated.

Very Effective Remedies for Venus Mahadasha

  • Wear neat and clean clothes.
  • Worship Goddess Laxmi and offer scented incense sticks at temple on Friday.
  • Recite Mantra 108 times every day in the morning and evening: Om Dram Dreem Draum Sah Shukray Namah
  • Read Laxmi Chalisa or Shree Suktam everyday in the morning and evening. (If not possible everyday do this on Friday)
  • Visit Temples (Religious places) to get mental and financial stability.
  • Feed green grass everyday or at-least on Friday to black cows.
  • Do not take anything free of cost from anyone or as a gift.
  • Respect your spouse and take good care.
  • Do not eat Curd, lemon on Friday. (Avoid Sour taste food)
  • Do not consume alcohol on a Friday.
  • Do not eat meat on Friday.

Above remedies can eliminate your problems and will provide you positive results. Those are having good placement for the Venus can also follow the remedies to ensure very good results during the Venus Mahadasha.

You can order your personalized Mahadasha Report to know more about your current or future Mahadasha from us here.

Don`t copy text!
Message Us on WhatsApp