5th House Lord in 1st House


Last updated on February 12th, 2020 at 01:21 pm

What does 5th House Lord in 1st House mean?

When the planet that governs the 5th house of the natal birth chart is located in the 1st house or ascendant, it means to have this combination.

As a general effect of this combination, the topics of the 5th house, such as intelligence, romance, progeny, speculation, name & fame, past life deeds, etc. are influenced by the significances of the 1st house, such as self, soul, lifepath direction, general prosperity, vitality, self-awareness, mindset, etc.

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Generally speaking, it is a very fortunate combination for various reasons as per sidereal Vedic astrology.

To start with, both, the 5th and 1st houses very auspicious houses in Vedic astrology and both belong to the trine house group which is called Trikona Bhava. It is self-explanatory that the connection of these auspicious houses increases the positive effects regarding the significances of both houses.

Secondly, the 5th lord in the 1st house is in ninth from on sign/house. Whereas the 9th house signifies luck, fortune, and destiny of the soul and is the third member of trine houses. Hence, this ninth house positioning of the considered lord from its own sign adds blessings and positive support to this combination.

Results of 5th House Lord in 1st House

Wise & Intelligent

As per Vedic astrology classical source BPHS, people with this combination are wise, intelligent, and great scholars.

The considered effect is provided by the general significances of the astrological houses that are involved in this combination. Namely, the 5th house denotes intelligence and wisdom while the 1st house is the house of head and the general mindset.

Hence, the union of these houses clearly produces a very wise and intelligent person who is able to achieve high success in academic fields and/or other studies. They are very great scholars for the same reason.

When fallen

However, with this high level of intelligence and a powerful mindset, it is very easy to slip and become dangerous to oneself and others.

It is also mentioned in BPHS that there is a danger to become crooked by directing the wisdom immorally. It is also mentioned such natives have the tendency to steal the ideas and wealth of others.

However, this negative outcome of this combination is possible when the 5th lord is fallen or debilitated in the 1st house or heavily afflicted in any other way.

For instance, this is possible in the case of debilitated Mars, which clearly creates a crooked mentality of a thief and thus directs the intelligence and wisdom immorally towards bad acts.

This is why BPHS mentions about immoral people under this combination. A powerful and intelligent mind is a blessing, but when channeled improperly, it can cause a massive amount of trouble.

This appears to be the thumb rule of nature and applies to everything good, which can turn bad when manifested incorrectly.

Happiness From Children

The same classical source mentions that such natives are blessed with happiness from children.

Progeny is the signification of the 5th house and in the 1st house of self, it brings a lot of happiness from them. Moreover, when the given lord forms a ninth house disposition from own sign, it indicates (like timepiece) being blessed with (by God) fortunate and lucky children.

Accordingly, people with this combination of 5th lord in 1st house are blessed with lucky, fortunate, intelligent, and wise children who bring increase the prosperity and happiness of their parents.

Righteous Soul

Both, the 5th and 1st houses belong to the triangle of righteousness or Dharma Trikona as per Vedic astrology. At the same time, the 1st house or ascendant signifies the soul and direction of life or life path.

Accordingly, the connection of these houses creates a very righteous soul which makes the native want to perform various good acts towards the society and use the blessing of wisdom and intelligence in pious ways.

It must be noted that the 5th lord should be well placed in the 1st house in order to provide the best possible results and pure soul.

Blessings From Past

The 5th house in Vedic astrology tells shortly about past life deeds and fruits from them in the current lifetime.

Hence, the combination generally indicates good results, luck, fortune, and blessings from the fruits of the good deeds that are done in past lives. The purity of the soul is also the direct result of the performance of many good acts in the past.

The blessings in current life are in the form of great intelligence that helps to become successful and prosperous during this lifetime. It also grants public recognition due to good deeds in the current lifetime. Equally, this combination indicates a good name and fame to the person with this combination because of the purity of the soul and a brilliant character they have.

Alternatively, if the combination is damaged in the 1st house, it indicates some bad karma that is carried on from the past which causes negative effects. However, this negative karma can be corrected which purifies the soul, burns out all negative karma. By doing so, it grants access to more favorable results from this combination.

Decisive Power & Natural Leader

Another blessing this combination provides is the ability to make correct decisions in any situation.

The effect is supported by the astrological fact that both the 1st and 5th houses are linked to leadership through various reasons as per sidereal Vedic astrology.

Firstly, the 5th house is the natural domain of the fifth zodiac sign Leo which ruler is planet Sun, the king of all planets. Whereas the 1st house is the natural domain of the first zodiac sign Aries, which is ruled by Mars, the planet of leadership, courage, and action.

From these facts, it is self-explanatory why this combination indicates (like timepiece) being blessed with (by God) natural leadership abilities.

In addition to that, the 5th house denotes heart, and the 1st house head, including the general mindset. The harmonious connection between those houses connects the heart with the mind, which ensures that the actions and decisions of the native with this combination are done with high integrity, responsibility, and the purity of the soul.

This indeed makes such people great natural leaders who are capable of making good decisions efficiently at any given moment using their intelligence, purity of the soul, courage, and integrity.

Power Over Masses

In addition to their strong decisive abilities, these natives also have an influence over the masses.

It is because the 5th lord in the 1st house is giving direct aspect ray upon the 7th house of public image, society, and general masses of people.

Equally, the 5th ruler in the 1st house directly shapes the self-image of the person with chis combination, as the 1st house is the house of self. The self is projected on the 7th house, on the public. And the self-image of the native decides which kind of image the native projects upon the viewers from society.

Accordingly, with the favorable combination of 5th lord in 1st house, such natives have the charisma and vitality that catches the hearts of people from the masses. This equation indicates that people with this combination have great influence over their followers. The followers admire the purity of the soul, righteousness, leadership charisma, courage, and ability to make decisions.

Religious truth & wisdom to bless your life

Keep repenting and repeating secretly in mind: "God is enough for me and I bear witness that there is no other worthy of worship than the Almighty Creator alone" for the joy and abundance of God to flow in.
(Surat al-Baqarah 2:163)

Whoever makes the Hereafter (aims for piety & righteousness to attain salvation) his/her goal, Allah (english: God) makes his/her heart rich, and organizes his/her affairs, and the world comes to him/her whether it wants to or not.
(Jami` at-Tirmidhi 2465)

And God is the most merciful and loving. The God Almighty said: By My might and majesty, I will continue to forgive them, as long as they seek My forgiveness.
(Musnad Aḥmad 11237)

And God protects the faithul more than a caring Mother protects her child.
(Sahih al-Bukhari 5999)

Do not perform idolatry, impiety, disrespect for parents. Never endanger lives (saving one life is like saving whole humanity). Do not commit theft, adultery, false witness (disregard all cruel conspiracies towards innocent believers), and do not envy.
(Surat al-An’am 6:151-153)

The Messenger of God [PBUH] used to stress charity in his sermons, and prohibit mutilation. But protect truth and believers at all costs.
(Sunan an-Nasa'i 4047)

There must be no racism, sects, tribes, or gangs amongst you, and take special care of women, and increased rewards get those who educate women especially who suffer in calamities.
(The Last Sermon, Riyad as-Salihin 278)

Holy Prophet [PBUH] raised the status of and established legal rights for women which were never present before, and protected them from harassment, and stressed duty and good treatment to mother. Also, completely prohibited injustice towards girl-children (unjust people used to get rid of them for financial reasons).

(Sahih al-Bukhari 3446, Al-Adab Al-Mufrad 5, al-Baqarah 2:228)

All people are practically beleivers if they believe in one God, The Prophets (some of them: Solomon, Moses, Jesus) and The Seal of Prophets (Muhammad) peace be upon them. That is, do not be quick to judge and leave judgment to God except when there is direct threat to righteous beleivers.

All people are practically beleivers if they believe in one God, The Prophets (some of them: Solomon, Moses, Jesus) and The Seal of Prophets (Muhammad) peace be upon them. That is, do not be quick to judge and leave judgment to God except when there is direct threat to righteous beleivers.
I heard Allah's Messenger (ﷺ) as saying while pointing his hands towards the east: The turmoil would appear from this side; verily, the turmoil would appear from this side (he repeated it thrice)(Sahih Muslim 2905e).

Muhammad [PBUH] was most akin to Jesus [PBUH], who is coming back, and the best of people will be under protection of Jesus [PBUH].
(Riyad as-Salihin 1808)

Some of The Last Words of God via The Last Prophet [PBUH]

All of this is capable of blessing with high levels of fame and affluence in their society.

Self-Confident & Courageous

This combination also indicates that these natives with this combination are inclined towards various good acts towards society, which grants them the recognition, name, and fame in the first place. And these natives do it with the highest integrity and courageously by remaining themselves in every situation.

In other words, the decisions of these natives can not be altered even when the situation is harsh and pressurizing to change the mind.

They are self-confident and courageous which makes them loyal to their righteous decisions knowing that God and the energy of the universe always support them, as their actions are pure.

As they are very courageous, not only that evil forces are unable to alter their decisions, these natives are also willing to vigorously fight evil forces. These natives are righteous, and strongly expect it from others.

Classical Sources Used: BPHS, Saravali, Brihat Jataka, Lal Kitab, Yavan Jataka. References to The Last Word of God are included not to mix Sunnah Kitab or Quran with worldly science, but to offer the best cure for worldly issues. Always know that this science and the latest religious revelations are separated from each other for more than 5000 years. If you were to evolve from old Vedic science and adopt the latest religious teaching, the leap is worth more than 5000 years of human evolution. I am currently conducting theological updates on all articles, hence some errors may be there. All credit for increased wisdom goes to the best & brightest man who ever walked on Earth who is no other than the Greatest Blessing For Humanity & Seal of Prophets Muhammad ﷺ, and people who kindly taught me the Word of God. All glory to God Almighty.

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Martin Boldovski

All the articles are based on the information given by Ancient Sages as seen from various classical sources which are addressed to Vedic enthusiasts. My intention is to deliver this knowledge in the most original form possible, i.e free of blasphemy, with elaborated explanations which are supported by actual observations to help Vedic enthusiasts get rid of confusion and introduce the right guidance via The Last Word to get closer to God and attain inner bliss.


    • This article is very detailing. you explained it with depth and clear understanding, it resonates with every bit of my character.
      I’m a Gemini ascendant, with Libra ♎️ in my 5 house, Venus in the first house.

  • Wow very well said ! And you described me 100%. I’m a Gemini Ascendant with Venus in Asc. What’s more deep is that my Ascendant Nakshatra lord Rahu is sitting in my 9th house. My Trikons are so connected ! Thank you so much for this post !


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