The craze to see, enjoy and experience a new world is the primal human instinct. Generally people prefers foreign travel for various reasons like experiencing others culture, for better opportunities and to escape from the possible dangers of their own home land.
Astrological factors responsible for foreign travelling:
Ascendant: indicates self inclinations.
Moon, Venus, Mercury: they are fast moving planets indicates travelling and movements in life.
Rahu/ Saturn/Jupiter: major significator for overseas locations.
Aries, Cancer, Libra and Capricorn: movable signs indicate movement or travel.
3rd house/lord: short distance travelling either in country or abroad, transportation.
4th house/lord: overseas settlement.
7th house/lord: medium distance travelling and professional/business tours.
9th house/lord: long distance travelling, pilgrimage, visit of holy places.
10th house/lord: nature of profession, overseas employment.
11th house/lord: source of income.
12th house/lord: indicates very long distance travelling, living abroad.
Combinations for foreign travelling:
- Ascendant and its lord are in movable /dual sign indicate foreign travel.
- Ascendant house/lord related with 3rd/7th/12th house/lord indicates inclination for foreign travelling.
- If ascendant is in movable sign, lord of ascendant posited in a movable sign and, a movable planet s aspects ascendant indicate the enhancement of fortune in a foreign place.
- If lord of 12th house counted from the lord of ascendant, is weak/enemy of lord of ascendant/debilitated indicates foreign travel.
- Lord of ascendant is a movable sign and posited in 9th house indicates constant abroad trip for the purpose of pilgrimage.
- Ascendant lord/house related with Rahu by association/aspect/ indicates foreign tour.
- Lord of 12th house counted from the lord of ascendant is in quadrant, trine, own sign, in friendly sign, exalted, surrounded by benefice planets indicates journey to a beautiful spot.
- 12th house/lord counted from the lord of ascendant aspected by Jupiter/Moon/Venus indicates travelling to a very beautiful location.
- Relation between 9th house/lord with 3rd/7th/12th house/lord indicates enhancement of fortune in abroad.
- The Dasha of lord of 9th or the planet placed in 9th house indicates long journeys.
- Relations between lords of 9th and 12th indicates long distance journey for higher education or for learning purpose.
- 12th house/lord are in movable signs indicates frequent foreign tours.
- If 12th house/lord is a malefic; aspected by malefic and combined with a malefic indicates foreign travelling.
- 12th and 9th house/lord are related indicates long journey and life in overseas.
- Placement of 12th lord in 4th/7th/9th/10/house indicates foreign trips.
- Jupiter/Rahu placed in 12th house indicates possibility of foreign tours.
- The significator planets for foreign travel are Jupiter for Aries ascendant, Saturn for Taurus, Saturn and Venus for Cancer, Jupiter and Mercury for Leo, Mars and Moon for Virgo, Venus and Sun for Libra, Mercury for Scorpio, Moon and Venus for Sagittarius, Sun and Mars for Capricorn and Mars and Saturn for Pisces ascendant.
- 3rd house/lord in a movable sign indicates numerous short distance trips, benefice aspect to 3rd house/lord shows prosperity in trips but malefic influence indicates danger in them.
- Relation between 4th house/lord with the 3rd/7th/12th house/lord indicates possibility of foreign settlement for the native.
- 4th house/lord and Moon afflicted by malefic, put the person out of his own homeland due to compulsion.
- 4th/9th/12th house influenced by malefic or by 6th/8th house/lord indicates obstructions, stress and suffering in foreign trips, while benefice influence on these houses indicates fruitful overseas journey.
- 3rd/9th/12th house/lord related with each other and also influenced by Rahu/Venus indicates abroad settlement and if 7th house/lord related with this combination indicates foreign trips for business purpose, further presence of strong Sun/10th house indicates enhancement of fortune and reputation of the native.
- 10th house in watery sign and its lord occupy a movable signs indicates oversea employment and if Sun also present in the 10th house indicate foreign travel for political mission.
- Placement of strong Jupiter in 4th/12th house indicates detachment from homeland.
- Planets in all 4 quadrants indicate the native will have to leave his homeland for work or financial success.
- Operational periods of Jupiter and Rahu may give possibility for overseas travel.
- Operational period or Dasha of movable planets or lord of 7th/9th/12th indicates foreign travel.