4th House Lord in 11th House


Last updated on March 11th, 2023 at 06:45 pm

What does 4th House Lord in 11th House mean?

When the planet that rules over the 4th house is located in the 11th house from the ascendant sign, it means to have this planetary combination.

As a general effect of this combination, the significances 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 are influenced by the significations of the 4th house, such as peace of mind, mother, comforts, luxuries, conveyances, domestic happiness, property, land, real estate, buildings, general education & learning tendencies, agriculture, private life, etc.

The considered combination yields both auspicious and inauspicious experiences due to specific indications.

Firstly, the 4th house lord in the 11th house is in the eighth from own sign/house. Whereas the 8th house is considered an inauspicious house of unexpected disruptive events. For the same reason, it belongs to the Dusthana Bhava house group for the same reason as per sidereal Vedic astrology.

Because of that, the combination remains highly dependent on the condition of the 4th ruler in the 11th house. To be specific, it should be well placed, well-aspected, and conjoined with friendly planets in order to provide good results even out of unexpected situations.

Other than that, the 11th house is the house of constant growth and improvement and is named Upachaya Bhava. Planets in this house constantly improve over time. In the current situation, the significations of the 4th house gain strength and improve over time despite the possible presence of disruptive events.

The 4th house belongs to Moksha Trikona making it a carrier of piety which is crucial for the attainment of salvation (Moksha). The 11th house belongs to Kama Trikona making it the carrier of the highest aspirations.

Results of 4th House Lord in 11th House

Calamity Founds Peace

Peace of mind and a general sense of contentment is majorly recognized topics of the 4th house making its ruler helpful in determining what influences the peace of individuals with this combination during its significant periods. Significant periods majorly include transit returns, the main period, and the sub-period of the 4th house ruler in this case.

With the given combination, there may be temporary factors that cause disruption in thinking patterns due to the difficult 8th disposition.

It is also important to include that the 8th house also belongs to Moksha Trikona making it another carrier for salvation. Hence, given that the 4th house ruler is dignified and disposed of in integrity, these disruptive events come to reform the path towards piety (4th).

In fact, another signification of the 8th house is transformation indicating that calamity, whether it is small or great, can be a major hidden blessing only if people noticed it.

And there is no better way to be grateful for challenges than to increase faith and understand the meaning of various events. Soon after increasing religious wisdom and piety one can understand that even comfortable times serve as trials from another perspective and sometimes it is easier to slip into the wrong paths in comfort zones than during struggles.

The Prophet [PBUH] said, “Allah says: ‘I am just as My slave thinks I am, (i.e. I am able to do for him what he thinks I can do for him) and I am with him if He remembers Me.

If he remembers Me in himself, I too, remember him in Myself; and if he remembers Me in a group of people, I remember him in a group that is better than they; and if he comes one span nearer to Me, I go one cubit nearer to him; and if he comes one cubit nearer to Me, I go a distance of two outstretched arms nearer to him; and if he comes to Me walking, I go to him running.’ “

Sahih al-Bukhari 7405

The easiest way to identify whether a calamity is to benefit or to punish is to analyze the feeling coming with it. When a person in front of calamity notices hidden blessings, it means that God wants to rise them in the ranks. Understandably, anxiety can be there but this is another point of growth.

Facing fears with unshakeable faith is the best way to overcome them and become mentally stronger. This is how persistent peace is found via fear and calamities when it comes to the influences of this combination in question. Indeed, sometimes God in form of calamity comes to reorganize affairs for you so that everything around you will fall into its correct places. It is highly advised not to be afraid of anything but disappointing God Almighty.

After having successfully endured trials, the thinking patterns improve along with mental strength allowing one to be more indifferent to the issues of this world. This, in turn, dissipates most if not all of the worries giving more room for happiness, gratitude, and inner bliss.

Inner bliss, in turn, improve cognitive efficiency which is crucial for overcoming challenges and being as effective as possible in any undertaking. This involves maintaining a stable thought process even during stressful conditions which is a major factor of success in any litigation or similar situation.

Unarguably the best example to illustrate this effect comes from Virgo Ascendant whose 4th house ruler Jupiter is exalted in 11th house Cancer. First of all, the exaltation of the planet which signifies faith, religion, and righteousness directly indicates faith that is amplified to a great extent which helps to overcome all calamities in a way that benefits the believer of God immensely. There is nothing more effective than faith which enables victoriously overcoming calamities.

The best of faith is that which is tempered by calamities and instead of decreasing, it increases manifold. The best of patience arises from increased faith which reflects increased faith when the calamity first strikes. People with increased faith and patience always notice hidden blessings and instead of complaining, they express gratitude for the opportunity to prove their faithfulness to God Almighty. And God never gives challenges that are impossible to overcome.

A Catalyst For Gradual Growth

The 11th house is a house of gradual growth and expansion. Hence, everything that is linked to this house tends to increase gradually over time during the planetary period.

In this case, individuals with this combination witness gradual growth of the significance of the 4th house, such as piety that helps them to get closer to the attainment of salvation. Salvation means reuniting with God Almighty and is the ultimate goal of each and every soul on the rock bottom of the Earth.

The intonation of the 8th house shows that growth is most efficient with calamities that manifest as catalysts for gradual development.

The case of the son of Adam is such that he is surrounded by ninety-nine calamities, if the calamities miss him, he falls into decrepitude (comfort zone is catalyst for weaknesses in this context).

Whoever (anyhow) supports a person stricken by calamity will have a reward equal to the one who endured.

Jami` at-Tirmidhi 2456, Sunan Ibn Majah 1602

When piety is expanded, then one can rest assured that every other matter on this earth becomes the least of their problem as these grow automatically by the permission of God. This happens when one aims for salvation. God will organize the affairs of such faithful people and support them in miraculous ways. Even the most complicated issues will find unexpected solutions.

That is because God is all-knowing and knows every little detail that happens underneath the surface and behind the scene. Thus, God is the only one capable of perfectly solving your complex issues, especially those related to the wicked acts of clever opponents that know how to disguise their acts and act innocent at the same time.

For best outcomes, one should always remain patient and never perform any action without being certain about something. This patience from increased faith is a priceless protective shield that protects us from unintentional mistakes and causes the wicked to commit so many mistakes that they will eventually uncover their own failure.

Patience and being still without rushing to conclusions are also important to not accidentally clash with the good ones. The irony of this life is that sometimes good people are temporary enemies of each other. Speaking of which, the story of Khalid Ibn Waleed [RA] is truly inspiring.

The irony can be also explained via this Vedic science. Namely, two planets in the same sign are 1 house apart from each other which forms temporary enmity according to the five-fold relationship table in Saravali.

The case of enmity between people with good intentions is especially prominent nowadays due to major misunderstandings. Thus patience and beneficial wisdom are the true protective shields in any situation, especially during the greatest calamities. May God unite the good and protect them from calamities. And there is no one other worthy of worship than God, the creator of this Universe, alone.

Speaking of beneficial religious wisdom, religious teachers (Imams) are more valuable to any nation than material resources. That is because, without beneficial wisdom and guidance, there is absolutely no use of material resources. Tangible assets are what should be resources or conveyors for pious acts that improve the quality of the whole country. As a result, the morals of people will increase, the protective personnel will have a higher purpose with increased motivation, and the economy will also blossom due to a harmonious environment.

Moreover, harmony and efficient cooperation between people and their leaders (in any sector) will be restored. Undoubtedly, people get their position by the will of God with increased responsibility for a reason and God knows exactly why, even if some of them are not perfect. Hence, people need their leaders as much as their leaders need their people. Indeed, whenever God blesses any region with Imam, they should protect and take care of Imam (religious leader and teacher) at all costs. That is because religious guides and teachers hold the intangible golden key to betterment in all possible spheres.

Another great example comes from Capricorn Ascendant whose 4th house ruler Mars is in its own sign Scorpio in the 11th house. Mars is the planet that signifies a character who is full of enthusiasm for action, valor, and initiation power. The dignity of which definitely amplifies such traits in a positive direction inspiring them to take action righteously which yields great outcomes from challenges.

In fact, Mars as the natural malefic planet is meant to tackle challenges that reflect their thirst for gradual challenges so that they can feel accomplished. No challenge makes them frightened. Instead, they feel fulfilled when having increased chances to fulfill their duty in difficult conditions. It is a set of combinations that indicates being grateful for catalysts of growth in form of challenges and calamities yielding many great outcomes and victories.

Longevity & Health Concerns

The ancient source of Vedic astrology BPHS states that people with this combination have health concerns.

This subconscious effect is provided by the fact that the 4th house lord in the 11th house is in the 8th from its own sign. The 8th astrological house is a house of fear of the unknown, darkness, chronic diseases, and unexpected events.

The reason why this worry is stuck in their head and minds is that the 4th house reflects the mind and thinking patterns. Hence, such natives suffer overthinking dark thoughts about unexpected issues from time to time.

The worry about unexpected events and health matters, on the one hand, makes such natives restless and anxious. On the other hand, it makes them very cautious of their health which motivates them to get checked up by health specialists often and prevent health ailments by doing so.

After all, the 8th house also carries positive significations, such as longevity, unexpected positive events, etc. It means that if the combination is well-formed in an auspicious sign it indicates increased longevity and prevention of unexpected health ailments.

The dignity of the 4th house ruler indicates whether the fear leads to actual events or not. An undignified 4th house ruler increases the fear because they feel some heaviness in their heart due to unrighteous acts and toxic thinking patterns which tend to exaggerate in the mind. Even if the health ailment would strike, it serves as an important catalyst for increasing purity by expiating past sins and correcting the thinking patterns and path of a person.

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]

Therefore, it is especially important for other people to show mercy and compassion to a struggling person because God is the judge it is not allowed for people to think badly (such as they deserved it) of the ailing person.

Moreover, God promises rewards for the ones who support the struggling person as if they endured struggles. These rewards can be the expiation of heavy sins and mistakes and even protection from them in the future.

In the case of a dignified 4th house ruler, these concerns usually never transform into fears that could drain the mind and vitality and cause some ailment as a result. After all, the gradual expansion of good deeds is what brings peace of mind to them that they would be saved from ailments and will be restored by God if they ever suffered due to their duty.

Also, consistent participation in charitable acts is what increases protection (by God) from the curses of this world. Indeed, charity is what erases sins just like water extinguishes fire, as told us by Muhammad [PBUH] uncountable times.

Unbiased & Helpful

The same classical source also states that people with this combination are friendly, outgoing, charitable, and virtuous. There are various astrological indications that support this statement.

To begin with, the 4th house is the carrier of piety and salvation which makes these people concerned about doing good in order to improve themselves, earn the delight of God, and reach heaven. Such thinking patterns equally motivate them to perform kind and helpful deeds.

Speaking of which, the involvement of the 11th house of expansion indicates that their kindness is consistent and expanding, especially during the significant planetary periods. This period may as well erase bad effects from past bad periods or boost the effect of good deeds done in good periods.

We also already know that the 11th house is the carrier of high aspirations which means that the motives of people with this combination are good-natured due to the fact that they often aim higher than the skies of this world. They tend to achieve their desires in a moral and ethical manner without causing any harm to others and the environment.

Helpful To Community

They are also said to be very helpful to the community in the same classical source. That is because another major signification of the 11th house is large groups or communities. The 11th house represents the 11th zodiac sign Aquarius which represents a character that is very humanistic and altruistic. These traits are perfectly fit to serve the good necessities of large groups of people.

Hence, people with this combination are very friendly towards their friends, acquaintances, and other contacts and are motivated to help them in any way possible.

It equally means that people from the community and social circles are motivated to help the native in return enabling great opportunities to prosper. Their selflessness which inspires them to be kind and helpful is another catalyst for increased growth.

A great example to illustrate this effect comes from Sagittarius Ascendant whose 4th house ruler Jupiter is in 8th house Libra. According to the classics, such natives are highly unbiased and dear to all. Having liberal traits, they increase their efforts to fix issues in the community with utmost kindness and compassion, before harnessing strictness. They believe that as long as the good people are safe, the wicked can proceed to learn from their own mistakes and perhaps have themselves transformed to become among the righteous.

In Saravali it is also mentioned that they will be wealthy, yet kind, and superior among their colleagues (people in their industry or area of expertise). It is due to their motivation to integrate piety in the community which yields great trust and support from the masses and most importantly from God Almighty, who raises their ranks in this life and Hereafter. As the verse included earlier, whenever a person remembers God and promotes piety in groups, God will promote that person in other pious groups.

Speaking of groups of people, the community, friends, and other contacts of the native are very helpful and play a major role in the fulfillment of desires and achievement of goals.

The goals are related to the 4th house, that is, mental peace, happiness, comforts, luxuries, etc. In other words, these natives strive to bring mental peace to their environment and by cooperating with others, they succeed in this.

The community and contacts are also helpful in the fulfillment of desires regarding luxuries and conveyances. Such natives cooperate with their contacts in order to prosper in any venture that is related to vehicles, real estate, or any other luxurious articles, that help to make the lives of others more convenient.

Unexpected Profits

As from the 8th positioning from its own sign, the results are often sudden and unexpected. Prosperity and growth are always felt suddenly after some hard labor, effort, and possibly some failures which contain valuable lessons.

Increased delay often means more experience from lessons. This, in turn, means that the growth and gain (any form, tangible and intangible) are long-lasting and greater than expected.

The profits are generally related to the 4th house’s significance, such as real estate, vehicles, luxurious items, etc. Also, modifications can come in form of incoming aspects from other planets as specific house rulers.

With a dignified 4th house ruler the gains are good-natured because they are attained honestly via morally acceptable sources. Such provision will support other good plans and actions of such dignified natives yielding lasting expansion of good things which complements the purity of the soul.

Moreover, increased dignity indicates being content with one’s lot no matter the size of it. The reality is that the world contains enough resources for everyone’s needs and real wealth is reflected in one’s mentality and amplified by gratitude for one’s resources. This wealth is increased with wisdom on how to apply the available resources reasonably while not indulging in unnecessary waste or being too stingy. Balance is the key to maintaining good financial and mental conditions.

Whenever one has ambitions that they integrate with piety and higher goals, then the provision will grow tremendously in proportion to the magnitude of positive effect on others. This, in turn, is amplified tenfold, if the persistence factor is applied. Everyone will always get what is good for their (spiritual and worldly) progress and according to their mental state and intentions.

If the combination is fallen or debilitated, it indicates sudden losses due to wicked deeds and prevents desires from being fulfilled. Perhaps, it saves them from attaining unhealthy matters and thus saves the native from further damage to their soul, mind, and body. Lack of integrity and dignity also causes trouble with friends, members of the community, and social circle which causes a lack of support from them.

Any imbalance in financial matters comes from unhealthy thinking patterns such as a lack of gratitude and faith leading to uncontrolled cravings. Without contentment, one may also miss the chance to enjoy what there is and lose the opportunity to claim what is to come. That is because a lack of gratitude causes people to faint and fail too soon. While gratitude promotes mental stability and health which enables one to enjoy the journey and accept the fact that they are always taken care of and there is no need to overwhelm oneself with an unnecessary lot.

A great example comes from Cancer Ascendant whose 4th house ruler Venus is in its own sign Libra in the 11th house. Venus signifies beauty, harmony, and justice the dignity of which indicates the fulfillment of desires via harmonious and just ways or works related to such values.

In fact, Saravali includes that these individuals fulfill their aspirations via their own hard efforts. It is widely known that hard-earned wealth makes it more valuable for the bearer. Saravali also mentioned that they are fortunate due to their inclination to worship God. It means that they are tremendously grateful and always remember God in all conditions.

Well-Learned & Intelligent

The 4th house ruler in the 11th house indicates a gradual expansion of thinking patterns and the ability to grasp information. This understandably inspires them to maintain the path of attaining knowledge, which is indeed a trait of virtue. Increased wisdom almost always allows one to make better and correct choices which lead to further victories.

By complementing their skills and knowledge base, they will also increase their prosperity and success because more wisdom equals more efficiency in handling tasks. An effective way of conducting hard work equals better results which bring greater credit and authority. Not to mention the good effect on many people which is the primary cause of increased prosperity and a sense of fulfillment.

Aspiring Mother

Mother is another important topic of the 4th house giving insights into her general personality. With the 4th house ruler in 11t house, one’s mother is highly ambitious and aspiring. A dignified 4th house ruler also indicates increased righteousness which also reflects great support from the mother to the native with this combination.

Mother of such natives always strives for betterment in order to increase the amount of happiness of people that are close to her heart.

Other than that, all the mentioned traits mentioned in this topic indirectly apply to describe the general nature of one’s mother.

It is said by Muhammad [PBUH] that heaven lies under the feet of a righteous and correctly educated mother who raised and correctly educated (early education) a wonderful child, who does a lot of good for the community.

Hence, natives who have such mothers are blessed and should increase their duty towards their mothers. A sense of duty should be also there regardless of whether they receive support from their mother or not.

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.

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