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Moon Sign Based Monthly Predictions March 2016

By Kshitij Sharma, February 20, 2016

The monthly horoscope for March 2016 is presented for you based on the moon sign, i.e. janma rashi in your horoscope, based on the Vedic niryana system. Please do not substitute your Sun sign or a western astrology moon sign here. If you do not know your janma rashi, please refer to the kundali application on this page. 8th house presence for Chandra is called Chandrashtama and is a period of grave caution. These dates are indicated. The dates for caution on financial matter are also indicated. People with a particular janma rashi should avoid dealing in financial matters on these dates, e.g. investment of property, stock market, giving and taking loans should be avoided.

The planetary positions for the month of March 2016 are as follows.


  • Sun is in Aquarius till 14th of March, which is a detrimental sign for Sun. It then moves to Pisces
  • Sun continues to be under 4th aspect of Mars, opposition of Jupiter and aspect of Rahu/Ketu axis while in Capricorn
  • Sun is conjunct with debilitated Mercury in Pisces


  • Mars moves to Swakshetra of Scorpio in late February and will be in that sign throughout the month.
  • Mars and Saturn will be in Scorpio together for a long time in 2016.


  • Mercury moves to Aquarius on March 2nd
  • While in Aquarius, Mars, Jupiter, Rahu/Ketu and Sun affect Mercury.
  • Mercury moves to debilitation sign of Pisces on 19th March.
  • While in Pisces, Mercury will again be conjunct Sun.


  • Jupiter is in Leo through the month and is retrograde
  • Jupiter and Rahu are now moving apart and no longer closely conjunct.
  • Saturn has pretty close aspect on Jupiter and Rahu both.


  • Venus is in Capricorn till 7th and then move to Aquarius
  • Saturn aspect Venus when in Capricorn.
  • Mars & Jupiter aspect Venus when it is in Aquarius
  • Rahu/Ketu axis is also affecting Venus when in Aquarius


  • Saturn is in Scorpio through the month
  • Rahu will come under asepct of Saturn.

Horoscope for March 2016 for Moon sign Aries – Mesha Janma Rashi

Sun transits through 11th and 12th house during the month. Jupiter is in Sun’s vedha during the beneficial 11th house transit. Saturn is going through the eighth house transit – Ashtama Shani that has been causing a problem of support from others. Mars is transiting through the manglik 8th house transit. A fortunate Jupiter transit is in progress. Rahu is now going through a 5th house transit now. While Ketu moves to a favourable 11th house, Jupiter’s vedha prevents Jupiter from providing its full favourable results. Venus will also go through beneficial 11th house transit. Mercury is transiting through beneficial 11th house transit and then will move to 12th house in debilitation.

Home, Family and Domestic Environment: During the first part of the month, benefits from friends social networks will be there, but will be muted and not as per your expectations. This may lead to disagreements from friends in the 2nd half. While a conversation and brainstorming with friends will be good, actual results on the ground may not be there. During this time, it is better to lower your expectations from others and work yourself on something new.

Travel: There are no major indications for travel during the month.

Health: Lack of sleep and stress is likely to cause health problems. Timely sleep will reduce dependence on food for relieving stress. Ensure you are getting enough iron as a nutrient in your food.

Finance, Business & Job: Good momentum at the place of work will continue till the first part of the month. However, it will go down slowly and the 2nd half of the month is not good for any new projects. Stay below the radar and do not attract too much attention on yourself. 1st half is good for group exchanges and working in a team. 2nd half will bring problems with expenses and loss of money. Be careful with what you had been promised earlier as some of the promises made earlier will not be kept.

Chandrashtama days: March 12th, 13th

Days of caution on financial matters: March 20th, 21st, 24th, 25th

Horoscope for March 2016 for Moon sign Taurus – Vrishabha Janma Rashi

This will be a mixed month for Taurus rashi borns. Although transits are favourable, again this month vedhas mean that obstacles await you in path to progress. Sun moves from 10th house to 11th house in transit, but will not be able to give full results for benefic 10th house transit due to Jupiter’s vedha. Sun’s 11th house transit will be good. Jupiter itself is now in an adverse 4th house transit. Saturn’s adhayia shani seventh house transit indicates problem in married life and relationships. Mars is going through manglik 7th house transit. Lagna lord Venus is going through 10th house transit. Mercury’s transit through favourable 10th house transit has vedha of Mars. Mercury moves to 11th house transit, but is debilitated and will be ineffective is providing beneficial result. Rahu and Ketu are now moving through the 4th & 10th house in the janma rashi chart.

Home, Family and Domestic Environment: Vedhas mean that while you will have chance to meet new people and gain through friends, some obstacles in your mind will keep you away from these. You could be aggressive or sharp tongued, busy in your own work and not paying attention to things around you and thus keep missing these opportunities. Indications of dominance over spouse and partners can spoil the mood at home and at place of work. Jupiter’s transit will save you and hence keeping a cool head is important. Social network, colleagues, peers can help if you go ask them for help.

Travel: This is not a good time to travel. Accidents and theft is indicated.

Health: Addiction of any kind has to be avoided. Infection due to heat can occur in face/eye.

Finance, Business & Job: Continue to be in a compromising mode with colleagues. They will indeed be of help. You will need their support in getting ahead at the place of work – if you are in a business or at place of work. They will help you to finish the projects so that you can look good. Competition can be dealt with if you persist.

Chandrashtama days: March 14th, 15th

Days of caution on financial matters: March 1st, 22nd, 23rd, 26th, 27th, 28th

Horoscope for March 2016 for Moon sign Gemini – Mithuna Janma Rashi

March will be a month to look forward to for the Gemini borns, with 2nd half of the month better than the first. Sun will be going through 9th and 10th house transits. Jupiter’s 3rd house transit is adverse. Mars is going through the 6th house transit (vedha of Sun) that will give some success after initial obstacles. Saturn’s transit continues to be favourable, but Sun’s position blocks the positive results for 1st half of the momth. Mercury is going through 9th followed by 10th house transit. Venus is going through an auspicious 9th house transit.. Rahu’s transit will be favourable.

Home, Family and Domestic Environment: This is a good time to let the steam off and relax a bit. Spending time with the loved one will be rewarding in long run. Father could be a bit aggrieved with you. 2nd half of the month will favours from friends. Birth of children is indicated. Those who are trying to get married will find it a favourable time.

Travel: Travel to religious/spiritual places will be good. This is good time to travel abroad.

Health: Transits in 1st half of the month will cause worries, but things will improve in the 2nd half of the month. Get yourself checked for diseases. Some existing disease may get worsened.

Finance, Business & Job: Business relations with foreigners will prosper. It is also a good time to spend with your superiors at work and chalk out a plan for growth. The same applies with people in their own business where they should plan for future. While it is a good period to talk to superiors, the communication part of it needs to be well thought out and practiced. On the fly communication and spontaneity will not not work.  During the 2nd half, you will do better with respect to your competition. Go aggressive if you want to since the transit is in your favour.

Chandrashtama days: March 16th, 17th

Days of caution on financial matters: March 2nd, 3rd, 24th, 25th, 29th, 30th

Horoscope for March 2016 for Moon sign Cancer – Karka Jamna Rashi

This month will start on a good note for Cancer rashi borns, but will not be as favourable in the 2nd half. However, the vedhas indicate obatacles. Jupiter’s transit is favourable. Sun is going through 8th house and 9th house transit, which are both tough. Mars is in an unfavourable transit through 5th house. Venus would  be in the 8th favourable transit, but Mars is causing vedha. Mercury is going through your 8th (favourable, but vedha by Jupiter)followed by 9th house transit. Saturn is going through a 5th house transit, conjunct with Mars. Rahu/Ketu transit to 2/8 axis will be tougher as both go through adverse transits.

Home, Family and Domestic Environment: The tendency of you nitpicking arguments with near and dear ones continues. Do not allow this to fester for a longer time. If the second half of the month does not provide any major support to turn the tide, but it will also not cause any major harm, thus giving you a chance to amend things. Love affairs can be started now. What may come as an obstacles in these love affairs is your own sense of logic and principles. It is better to stick to principles, otherwise these can be nothing but short term flings.

Travel: 1st half isn’t that favourable, but 2nd half of the month will bring in auspicious travel.

Health: You could have difficulty controlling stress and anger. Avoid this as this may lead to stress related disorders. Eye infection is also indicated.

Finance, Business & Job: Partnerships can come into deep focus. There could be financial disputes. Loans could be difficult to come by. At the place of work, it may be a time of superiors not aligning with you. Stock market is not performing well and it will not do so in coming months as well. Do not try to fall a catching knife. Keep a close watch on your expenditure with a disciplined mind. Dealing with property can be auspicious, but you should not drag the deals to the 2nd part of the month. Beautification of house, interior designing work can be carried out. Students will have a good period, especially in 1st half of the month. It will be difficult for students to concentrate during the 2nd half of the month.

Chandrashtama days: March 18th, 19th

Days of caution on financial matters: March 1st, 4th-6th, 26th-28th, 31st

Horoscope for March 2016 for Moon sign Leo – Simha Janma Rashi

March will overall be a tough month for Leo rashi borns. Jupiter’s 1st house transit is underway. Sun is going through 7th house and then 8th house transit. Mars moves through manglik 4th house transit. Venus is moving through 7th house. Mercury moves through 7th and later a favourable 8th house transit, but will be debilitated. Saturn’s ardha-ashtama is an unfavourable transit, which is further tougher on you at emotional level. Rahu/Ketu will move to 1/7 axis, which will lead to stressful situations in coming months. Overall, be careful and watch out for any unplanned problems/issues during March.

Home, Family and Domestic Environment: The whole month will be tough between you and your partner/spouse. Avoid bickering. Be careful with how you maintain relationship with your mother too. Diplomacy and balancing act is required otherwise, this month could turn out as a family show on India television. What would be missing is loud music. The reasonable thing to do would be keep communication short and transparent.

Travel: Short travels could be tiring and may not bring a lot of results.

Health: Get your stress level and blood pressure checked. Also, be careful with what you eat during the month. Stomach problems, gastric issues could trouble you. Also, be aware of any chest problem developing during the month.

Finance, Business & Job: This is not the most favourable period at work. Embarrassment can come due to many reasons. This is also a bad time for property related transactions. Be careful with loans – whether you are applying for one or extending loans to someone else. Anything financial transaction should be accompanied with proper communication and documentation. Be diplomatic and do not open your mouth without thinking twice.

Chandrashtama days: March 20th, 21st

Days of caution on financial matters: March 2nd, 3rd, 7th, 8th, 29th, 30th

Horoscope for March 2016 for Moon sign Virgo – Kanya Janma Rashi

This would a better month for Kanya rashi borns, but still indicated by obstacles and vedhas. They are supported by good transit of Saturn however under the vedha of Jupiter. Jupiter itself is in an adverse 12th house transit for a year. Sun’s transit houses will be 6th and 7th houses. Mars is going through a 3rd house  transit, but conjunct with Saturn and vedha. Rashi lord Mercury will be in 6th house at first followed by 7th house, but under debilitation and that will cause some worries on personal front.

Home, Family and Domestic Environment: During the month, as last month, most of the opposition will come from people who will come after you with facts, logic and will make sense. In order to fight these obstacles, you need to look inwards and awaken your sense of principles and conscience. Work with people who are below you in social hierarchy. This will provide satisfaction and in some cases it can provide necessary support also. The last thing that you can do is to become stubborn and headstrong.

Travel: Short term travel will be good for learning purposes.

Health: Health will be good. Get all your vitals checked to ensure you aren’t ignoring any existing disease that has gone worse. Skin diseases

Finance, Business & Job: The first half of the month will be good at place of work, if you are pleading your case with logic and facts. Mental work will prove to be very useful in making good relationships at work where you can prove your worth. While you are going through an adverse transit, money can still come through unexpected sources.

Chandrashtama days: March 22nd, 23rd

Days of caution on financial matters: March 4th-6th, 9th-11th

Horoscope for March 2016 for Moon sign Libra – Tula Janma Rashi

Sun is going through 5th house and 6th house transits. Saturn is in Scorpio and this means that the last leg of Sadhe sati is going on for Libra rashi borns. Jupiter is going through an auspicious 11th house transit, which is mitigating the effect of sadhe sati and the good part is that there is no vedha. Rashi lord Venus’ transit through auspicious 5th house is positive. Mercury is going through 5th and then 6th house transit, where it would be debilitated. Mars is going through 2nd house transit, which is a manglik house.

Home, Family and Domestic Environment: Due to the transit of Mars through 2nd house, you will continue to be quite brash in your communication. This can cause problems with friends and family and also kids where a combination of authoritarian methods can alienate them. Spouse could get distant too as the temperature of the arguments could be high. Be kind in your remarks and use good language.  The 2nd half of the month is good and more favourable.

Travel: Through the month, there are no major indications of travel.

Health: Take good care of your children’s health. 1st half indicates health issues but 2nd half indicates good immunity and recovery.

Finance, Business & Job: While the first half of the month will show no support from higher ups or the government, the 2nd half will be  better, although it will not be a 180degree turn from before. Postpone important activities to the 2nd half of the month. Students will benefit from their hardwork throughout the month. There may be problems communicating your point of view at short notice and while being extempore, but this can be mitigated with good practice.

Chandrashtama days: March 24th, 25th

Days of caution on financial matters: March 7th, 8th, 12th, 13th

Horoscope for March 2016 for Moon sign Scorpio – Vrishchika Jamna Rashi

Saturn’s transit through your janma rashi is the second of the three part Sadhe sati for you. Jupiter’s transit isn’t a favourable one. Rashi lord Mars is going through 1st house transit. Mercury is in 4th and then 5th house transit in debilitation. Venus is going through the 4th house transit, but Jupiter will cause vedha to Venus’ transit. Sun will move through 4th house and then 5th house transit. This is overall a tough month for Scorpio rashi individuals.

Home, Family and Domestic Environment: Dominance is the keyword for this month, whether it comes to family members or  relatives. If you are diplomatic and are aware, this pent up energy can be utilized towards prosperity in the family. Ensure you are not neglecting your children among all the problems that you are facing.

Travel: Pleasure trips can be undertaken. If you are driving around, ensure that you get your vehicle checked up properly before and after the journey.

Health: Be careful with accidents and overdose of drugs.

Finance, Business & Job: Do not shy away from hard work even if you are not seeing the results immediately. Be aggressive, but you sure will have things under control. 1st half is a good time for students and teachers both. Real estate and property transactions can cause financial issues. Sadhe sati indicates that new project launched may not give success up to your expectations. However, you do not have a choice and have to keep working hard.

Chandrashtama days: March 1st, 26th-28th

Days of caution on financial matters:  March 9th-11th, 14th, 15th

Horoscope for March 2016 for Moon sign Sagittarius – Dhanu Janma Rashi

Saturn’s transit through Scorpio indicates that Sagittarians are going through the first leg of Sadhe sati. The Jupiter 9th house transit is good and is compensating for the Sadhe sati. Sun going through 3rd house favourable transit, but Jupiter causes vedha for the same and then moves to 4th house. Mars will continue the transit through 12th house manglik transit.  Mercury will be moving 3rd adverse and then 4th house favourable transit, but then it will be debilitated and have the vedha of Venus. Therefore, Mercury will fail to give any auspicious results this month. Venus moves through 3rd house. Rahu/Ketu transit is now operating  from 9/3 axis. Ketu’s favourable transit will have Saturn’s vedha throughout, which will bring down the quality of the results provided by the transit.

Home, Family and Domestic Environment: While family life will be comfortable, siblings will get into conflict on matter of principles. This is a time for reflection and to ensure that you do understand your past mistakes and how they can catch up with you.

Travel: Beneficial short travels are indicated.

Health: Anxiety and stress will disturb sleep patterns and cause insomnia. Stress and sleeplessness related disorders will bother you. Eating spicy/oily food will disturb digestion.

Finance, Business & Job: Principles, logic and some past mistakes take you away from the favours that ideally should be coming your way. You are not getting full credit for good work that you are doing. Ensure that you indeed gain through communication and little bit of marketing. Money situation will improve. 2nd part of the month will be tough for property dealing. This is a good period for students and they should be getting the necessary support during the exam time.

Expenses will be high, but at the same time you will spend on yourself.

Chandrashtama days: March 2nd, 3rd, 29th, 30th

Days of caution on financial matters: March 12th, 13th, 16th, 17th

Horoscope for March 2016 for Moon sign Capricorn – Makara Janma Rashi

Saturn’s 11th house transit continues to be good. Jupiter is transiting through your 8th house and is an adverse transit. Sun’s transit through 2nd how is not favourable, but the 3rd house transit would be favourable. Mars is transiting auspicious 11th house. Venus is transiting through 2nd house mainly, which will be helpful. Mercury is transiting through 2nd house and then 3rd house in the debilitation sign. March 2016 will overall be a good month for Makar rashi borns.

Home, Family and Domestic Environment: Conflict with family members outside of your core circle is indicated. However, it will be a confortable time at home. Keep track of new people you meet during this month. You can make use of their friendship and support later on. Birth of children is indicated and it will generally be a good time at home.

Travel: Short travels are indicated in the second half, but they may not be fruitful. You will not be able to communicate well and make full use of the opportunity.

Health:  This month too the suggestions is to get a yearly health checkup done around this time. 1st half of the month could bring eye and throat infection. 2nd half of the month will be better.

Finance, Business & Job: Good time to communicate with people is indicated. You will have an authoritative tone and a responsible agenda. There is good amount of competition going on at the place of work –whether it is job or business. Get hold of other people around you and do not fight the battles alone. If you give loans, recovery could be a problem. 1st half of the month is a good time to negotiate for new property. Income through real estate is also indicated. This is also very good time for students to work hard and demonstrate good problem solving abilities at the time of their exams.

Chandrashtama days: March 4th, 5th, 6th, 31st

Days of caution on financial matters: March 14th, 15th, 18th, 19th

Horoscope for March 2016 for Moon sign Aquarius – Kumbha Janma Rashi

Aquarians will have an average month in March 2016. Sun, Mercury, Venus and Ketu are transiting through 1st house bringing stress and focus to self. As Sun and Mercury move to 2nd house in the 2nd half of the month, focus will shift on family. Mercury’s transit will not help since it will be in debilitation. Jupiter is going through auspicious 7th house transit, but Rahu is present there too. Rashi lord Saturn is going through the 10th house transit.

Home, Family and Domestic Environment: With so much focus on self, it is important not to appear selfish. While you continue to take care of your own needs, ensure that you are diplomatic enough not to alienate others. Relationship with siblings, neighbours should be maintained well. Avoid confrontation and maintain peace with the family, especially in the 2nd half.

Travel: Short travels will be good, but they may not be up to expectations. Avoid travel if you can, because it will do nothing be separate you from family.

Health: Illness in head, face, mouth is possible. Heart and chest area may be affected as well.

Finance, Business & Job: Litigation regarding property is indicated, especially family wealth in the first half of the month. Bad investment can cause accumulated money to go down. Be careful, stock market is not helping as well. A new investor should absolutely keep away from the market till the mayhem is over. Although the 2nd half of the month will appear to be better for property transaction, please be careful. You may become victim of poor judgement.

Keep promoting yourself and try to improve your own image in front of others. This is a good time for students and they will do well in their studies.

Chandrashtama days: March 7th, 8th

Days of caution on financial matters: March 16th, 17th, 20th, 21st

Horoscope for March 2016 for Moon sign Pisces – Meena Janma Rashi

Saturn is going through 9th house transit. Jupiter’s 6th house transit is also causing distress. Sun’s 12th house and later 1st house transit will not be favourable. Mars will be going through an unfavourable 9th house transit in swakshetra Scorpio. Venus is going through 12th house transit. Mercury moves through 12th & then 1st house, but it will be in debilitation in lagna and hence inauspicious transit. Rahu’s 6th house transit is good for money, but Ketu’s 12th house transit is not. However, Rahu’s transit has Saturn’s vedha for long term and hence auspicious effects are not directly visible.

Home, Family and Domestic Environment: While overall month may not go on to be good, but it will not feel like it. You will still be able to kick back, relax and enjoy. With this positive attitude, you can in fact  take care of many negative influences. Ensure that you work well with family as well as friends. Even though you believe it is important to focus on your take others along with you. Do not keep secrets as it will undermine your credibility. In the 2nd half of the month, ensure that you do not speak the first thing that comes to your mind as it may very well be garbage.

Travel: Long distance travel will continue to bring luck. Plan well ahead.

Health: Sleep and comfort of home will not be that big a problem this month. Be careful with problems in eyes, stomach problems and muscular injury while exercising. Headaches may cause problems as well.

Finance, Business & Job: You may become too authoritative for your own good. You may get into conflict with other authority figures due to the same reason. Disagreements could arise with superiors as well. Be aware of secret enemies. You can gain money through conservative mechanism, but keep away from speculation. Go ahead and splurge money on yourself and comfort of your family.

Chandrashtama days: March 9th, 10th, 11th

Days of caution on financial matters: March 18th, 19th, 22nd, 23rd

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