In the Grip of the Grahas (Planets)

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I once read a chart for someone who began to use the word ‘rahoo’ as a sort of exclamation while experiencing a Rahu time period, much like you would use ‘woohoo’! They did this without ever having heard of Rahu or what the word meant. Although they did not know it, they were in the grip of one of the Grahas.

The word Graha is where we get our words grip, grab and grasp. The Greeks gave us the word…