Marriage has been defined as one of the "Sanskar" among the sixteen Sanskaras (bonds) to be performed by all human beings. The wedding custom gives plurality and completeness to males and females. The commonest problems in marriage is actually "not being able to find the right match" and be delayed for marriage. A horoscope may well tell this problem through afflictions caused by the planets. Also, performing specific solutions to such problem, they can be solved.
Wedding is one among the most important step in the journey of life and Vedic astrology covers the in depth knowledge of almost all its aspects. Venus is the significant place when male wedding is concerned whereas Jupiter is the most significant planet when female wedding is concerned. Saturn plays chief role in delaying marriage. The astrological analysis to delayed marriage is shown below:
Planets occupying the space in House 7
A troubled marriage or delay in marriage is indicated by the placement of Sun in the 7th house. It depicts the characteristic of infidelity in women and lack of firmness while following the principles by men.
Late Marriage and Saturn
Placement of Saturn in house 7 is called householder 7, and forms a combination with Sun, that is called samsaptak yoga and it specifies the delay in wedding. In such cases, the individual can marry a widow, divorced or someone of older age. If Moon and Saturn are together placed in house 7, it is known as Navamsha Kundali, which is also the indicator of delay in marriage. Combine effect of Moon and the Sun also indicates a delay in marriage.
Late Marriage and Mars
If the seventh house carries Mars in it, it shows an unhealthy sign for a wedding in a timely manner, as it depicts a tough Manglik dosha. These people generally marry after the age of 28.
Late Marriage and Venus
A combination of Moon, Sun and Venus in the 7th house also indicates the delay in wedding and if Venus holds a strong position in this house, which is called “Paap Kartari Yoga” the yoga of marriage further gets delayed.
As per the belief, the Sun and the Moon are the enemy of Venus. Therefore, if Venus is located under the sign of moon and the sun (Cancer and Leo), respectively, there could be an unjustified delay in marriage. If the Sun, Moon and Venus are placed in Sagittarius, Virgo, Leo and Gemini, the people under these horoscopes will face late wedding.
Late Marriage and 2nd house
Regressive planet, if placed at particular positions causes harm, change of state and failure, and eventually pushes the individual to put his efforts time and again in order to achieve his goal. According to the Vedic Astrology, the ‘delayed’ or ‘early’ marriage of a person is governed by the 8th, 7th and 2nd houses. The 8th and 7th house governs the happiness in married life whereas the 2nd house tells more about the families associated with the bride and groom. The presence of retrograde planet in the 2nd house indicates that the concern person will have to try for quite a few times in order to get married.