11th House Lord in 3rd House


Last updated on June 5th, 2020 at 01:04 pm

What does 11th House Lord in 3rd House mean?

When the planet that governs the 11th house of the natal birth chart is located in the 3rd house from the ascendant sign, it means to have this combination in question.

As a general effect of this combination the significances of the 3rd house, such as valor, courage, motivation, skills, efforts, ability to take action, hobbies, short travels, mental strength & intellect, written & verbal communication, communication technologies, as well as cousins, younger siblings, etc are influenced by the significations of the 11th house such as gains, profits, aspirations, wishes, desires, the fulfillment of aspirations, recovery from hardships, fruits of discipline, the celebration of auspicious events, communities, friends, elder siblings, large networks, etc.

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The given combination provides both good and difficult effects because the 3rd house belongs to the malefic house group which is called a Dusthana Bhava for the same reason. On the other hand, both the 11th and 3rd houses are of gradual growth and expansion.

Hence, provided that the 11th house lord is dignified in the 3rd house, it provides expansion of various positive results of this combination.

What ads more favorability to this combination is the fact that 11th lord in 3rd house is in 5th from its own sign. Herein the 5th house is aa favorable trine or Trikona Bhava which signifies past life deeds, honor, reputation, leadership abilities, authority, intelligence, spiritual tendencies, speculation, stocks, romance, progeny, etc.

Both 3rd and 11th houses belong to the triangle of desires or Kama Trikona while the 5th (disposition) house belongs to the triangle of righteousness or Dharma Trikona.

The connection between these houses indicates a great number of desires which gradually expand over time. If the 11th house lord is dignified, it indicates that the native remains righteous while reaching towards their goals.

Results of 11th House Lord in 3rd House

Especially Skillful

In the classical source, Brihat Parashara Hora Shastra is mentioned that individuals with this combination are especially skillful in various activities.

The given effect is provided by various astrological indications. Most importantly, the 3rd house signifies efforts, skills, and talents.

At the same time the 11th house s of expansion and gradual growth. It also signifies fractals or branching of everything in nature.

Accordingly, with the 11th house lord in the 3rd house, the skills and talents of the native gradually improve and expand.

What is more, their skills are backed by natural intelligence which is provided by the 5th disposition of this combination. They are always willing to improve their wisdom and train their skills.

Self-Made & Hard Working

The 3rd house also signifies efforts, hard work, and power of action or motivation. Hence, the given combination also increases the hard-working nature of these individuals.

They are always willing to put in lots of effort and hard work to achieve their desires and ambitions.

The dignity of the 11th ruler gives a clue about their philosophy of attaining their goals.

Namely, a dignified 11th house lord makes the native dignified as well. It reflects their way of attaining their ambitions, which is honest and fair.

Moreover, the 5th disposition house belongs to the righteousness triangle. Therefore this combination provides righteous intonation to the style of acting to these natives.

Alternatively, if the 11th house lord is undignified in the given house, it indicates that the native becomes delusional because of the desires.

As being bereft of dignity and righteousness, it also indicates that the motives of these natives are ill-natured and they are willing to do whatever it takes to gain advantage and attain their goals, even if it means doing bad or unacceptable deeds.

It also indicates being very ungrateful which actually halts the process of development and progress. Because when not giving enough interest and enthusiasm to what they already have even when there is little, it is impossible to grow something bigger out of it. In other words, this negatively formed combination causes a lack of enthusiasm and motivation.

Super Disciplined

The 11th house is deeply linked with the 6th astrological domain through the Bhavat Bhavam connection.

To be more specific, the 11th house is the 6th from the 6th house. Becoming a powerhouse to 6th house, the 11th house signifies fruits of extreme labor, resistance, and discipline.

At the same time, the 3rd house is a malefic house which prompts the native to struggle hard and overcome various obstacles that come in the way while attempting to attain ambitions and goals.

However, in this combination, these obstacles are truly blessings in disguise. Thatis because the 11th house needs to apply its enormous discipline in some way. The 3rd house makes a perfect output to the energies of the 11th house.

If the 11th house ruler is strong and dignified, it gives all the necessary discipline and durability to withstand periods of increased pressure and solve problems arising from it efficiently and diligently.

What is more, every time the native overcomes temporary obstacles, they become more skilled, stronger, and wiser which helps realize their expanded ambitions.

It is always important for them to keep evolving and improving because the obstacles do the same. After all, the 3rd house is a malefic house which causes this side effect of endless struggle.

The struggles can be in any form, from enemies to regulations. These natives are capable of overcoming obstacles by improving their statements or skills. They are skilled in outscoring their enemies.

Increased Valor

In addition to that, the 3rd house is also about valor, courage, as well as mental and physical strength.

With the expansive effect of the 11th house lord, the courage of these natives is tremendously increased.

Moreover, the 5th disposition house signifies leadership capabilities. Hence, with this combination, the native is not only courageous but also has very good leadership capabilities.

If the 11th lord is dignified or exalted in the 3rd house, it blesses the native with immense courage along with great intellect. this makes them naturally talented and powerful leaders.

In addition to being valorous, they are also physically very strong as the 3rd house denotes physical strength. Physical strength with immense courage and discipline is a perfect combination.

Alternatively, the undignified 11th lord indicates that these natives lack natural valor which motivates them to use their wisdom negatively and causes them to become deceptive. That is, they can act and behave delightfully when it benefits them.

Extremely Sociable

The 11th house denotes social groups, communities, large networks, as well as friends. At the same time, the 3rd house reflects communication, both in written and verbal forms.

Therefore, the connection between the houses indicates expanded sociable desires. The 5th disposition adds the need for expressing oneself.

If the 11th ruler is dignified, it indicates that they are especially skilled in communication and their way of expression. It is very engaging, charismatic, energetic, and enlightening which captures the attention of others with ease.

In addition to that, the 11th lord casts a direct aspect upon the 9th house of faith, philosophy, righteousness, and religion. This indicates that these natives express themselves in a very pure, spiritual, philosophical, aristocratic, and enlightening way.

A dignified 11th lord also ensures that they use their communication and publishing skills righteously.

Whereas an undignified 11th lord in the 3rd house denotes using the abilities of communication for bad or unacceptable purposes, such as for generating false stories and gossips. It also indicates transferring of false news from large networks to local networks.

In addition to that, an aspect of the undignified planet upon the 9th house creates a very hypocritical and self-righteous person, who behaves as they are nobler than their surroundings.

Happiness From Siblings

Younger siblings and relatives are important significations of the 3rd house. According to classical source BPHS, this combination provides happiness from siblings.

This is possible if the 11th house lord is dignified in the 3rd house. This combination indicates great cooperation, support, cordial communication between the natives and their siblings.

A strong and signified 11th house lord also makes the siblings of the native prosperous, skillful, valorous, and ambitious. Thus, these natives are able to form a good alliance with their siblings because they share similar traits that are mentioned in this article. This helps them to walk together towards a common goal. The same also applies to the siblings of the native.

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Martin Boldovski

Warm Greetings my friends! Our desire is to share the miraculous ancient knowledge with the world with the intention to help guide people in their lifepaths. Our interpretations are all based on classical authorities of Vedic astrology and their books, as well as general observations.


  • Hi Martin, I stumped upon your writings on house lord dispositions and found them quite useful, however I am unable to find an index to them all. Do you have these in a document, or even better, a book/ebook for sell somewhere?

  • Brilliant and a very encouraging read. My 11th house lord Jupiter, is in 3rd house of Cancer.

    Thank you for this – it was more than just a read. It was expansive to the way I view myself and my potential.

    Bless you!

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