4th House Lord in 4th House


Last updated on January 29th, 2023 at 11:44 pm

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

When the planet that governs over the 4th house is placed in the same 4th house in its own sign, it means to have this planetary combination.

As the general effect of this planetary combination, 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. are naturally boosted and thus this combination is capable of giving favorable effects as a result.

This combination in question is considered very auspicious as the planet that governs the 4th house indicates an increase in strength and magnitude of the significations of its own house. Planet in its own sign reflects great dignity which is the primary reason why the topics of the 4th house become amplified.

What makes it especially auspicious is the fact that the 4th house is one of the supportive pillars which signify support, comfort, and mental contentment. For the same reason, it is named a quadrant or Kendra Bhava which is one of the supportive foundations in human life. Not that the 4th belongs to Moksha Trikona making it a carrier of piety that is required for salvation. Hence, piety is one of the major supportive pillars.

When a planet is in its own sign, it forms the 1st disposition. The given disposition is represented by the 1st house which is represented by the 1st sign Aries, which signifies righteousness at its best. The 1st house is another important quadrant house named Kendra Bhava which is a supportive pillar in form of righteous action.

Results of 4th House Lord in 4th House

Piety & Righteousness Amplify Valor & Mental Strength

Mental strength and well-being is a major topic of the 4th house which is majorly recognized by people. Hence, the positioning of the 4th house ruler in various places gives insights into how the peak of the 4th house matters is achieved.

When we speak about this combination in question, it is certain that mental strength and well-being are amplified. The way it is amplified is deeply rooted in the significance of the 4th house.

Namely, the 4th house belongs to Moksha Trikona which makes it a carrier of pious intentions & principles that are highly required to attain the goal of each and every soul on Earth, which is the attainment of salvation. There is no sure way to attain salvation but to please the Almighty God, who is our Creator and sole owner of everything in this Universe.

And righteous is the one who believes in God, the Last Day, the Angels, the Holy Scripture and the Prophets; who gives his/her wealth in spite of love for it to kinsfolk, orphans, the poor, the wayfarer, to those who ask and to set slaves free.

And (righteous are) those who pray, pay alms, honor their agreements, and are patient in (times of) poverty, ailment and during conflict. Such are the people of truth. And they are the God-Fearing.

Surah Al-Baqarah 2:177-182

Therefore, it is proven by the Word of God that pious intention along with righteous (correct) action is the foundation for ultimate happiness and mental strength. No other fear in the world is auspicious but the fear of God. All other fears are not relevant for a person of pious intent and a righteous person must never fear anything when God has their back.

Whenever mental strength is attained, one’s efficiency and effectiveness in all activities will increase manyfold making one highly prosperous in all undertakings. All actions and decisions are important factors that determine victory in critical situations.

People who maintain level-headedness are those who fear nothing and have steadfast faith in God. That is, God will organize the affairs of a true believer in a way that benefits the good and God is Almighty, all capable.

Evil might be dominant and the illusion of its strength may be there but it is merely temporary because truth is that God is the one who provides protection, and blessings, as well as allows adversity to temporarily persist. The trial is not to punish the good, but to make them wiser and stronger.

Hence, God is in full control of all matters. One may peacefully abandon the false belief that evil is in control of everything for it is disbelief and irrelevant fear. Evil surely is stronger than humans, but God is all-powerful and Almighty, and those who desire to be with God, they are victorious (by God) over the biggest adversities for sure.

Real truth is that God is always in control and in order to safely separate the good from the bad (for the Last Day) God allows the temporary activity of the wicked but this will not cause (permanent) harm to the righteous, faithful, and sincere believers.

From a mundane perspective, righteous actions are what attract good people around these natives with whom it is unarguably better to form strong unity and conquer great heights. Those who are sincere toward others, attract supporters who are also sincere toward these natives. Life is much more effective and beautiful with sincere people around them.

This is what drives peace and contentment in their minds which amplifies mental health greatly. The righteous one must not despair when the wicked will attempt to harm the good ones for it is nothing but a compliment in disguise. Good people bring out the immaturities of the desperate wicked like Jesus [PBUH] made demons cry prematurely.

When speaking about supportive people, these natives also attract good authorities around them who help them to achieve great results with honest tactics that yield lasting results. Another major truth is that there are highly righteous and auspicious people present at the top who are like or equal to the ones who are ever-victorious and protected by God, who wait patiently for good people to unite naturally, and then regroup to achieve the greatest heights in the name of righteousness and the glorious God. There is divine beauty in the quality of piety which prevails even the quantity of the wicked, whose fears shall overtake them (wicked).

When it comes to dignity, in all examples planet is in its own sign which reflects great outcomes for all Ascendant signs. However, according to the significance of the planet, the way of attaining piety can be still different while the outcome and intention remain auspicious.

Even good people make mistakes in this world that are why God is always forgiving as long as the believer seeks forgiveness. Also, that is why God says that sincere intentions are what bring actual outcomes despite some unintentional mistakes. As for me, I keep constantly asking for forgiveness for my mistakes which there are many.

When it comes to piety, one of the great examples to emphasize here comes from Sagittarius Ascendant whose 4th house ruler is in its own sign Pisces in the 4th house. This is the best example because Jupiter governs both powerful quadrants, the 1st, and 4th houses, and is dignified in the sign that represents a character that is most generous, humble, and faithful. In other words, it signifies a highly humble soul which works in great harmony with a peaceful and generous mind which inspires them to perform pious actions as much as possible. It also helps to remember the omnipresence of God all the time which helps to correct actions or avoid unintentional mistakes.

Enterprising & Valorous

The 1st disposition of this combination, which is represented by the 1st house and 1st sign Aries, marks important intonation for the effects of it.

Namely, such individuals are highly enthusiastic, energetic, enterprising, and valorous. All of those traits enable them to set things into motion and enable them to achieve their pious goals.

The piety of the 4th quadrant house enhances their valor with faith while the energies of the 1st quadrant enhances them with immense valor and steadfastness.

What is more, the 1st house is not only a quadrant but also a trine house called Kendra Bhava. As it is a Kendra and Trikona simultaneously, it is of high importance. From a mundane perspective, it signifies action-taking ability and courage to persist through adversities on a correct path which is the ultimate key to success.

The courage I am talking about here is not aggression, but sheer determination in combination with unshakable faith which makes one find ingenious ways to achieve important things and goals.

And whoever is patient and forgiving, these most surely are actions due to courage.

The Last Prophet [PBUH] said that the best kind of courage is to say truth in front of unjust tyrant.

Surah Ash-Shuraa 42:43; Sunan an-Nasa’i 4209

Sincere and true courage is tested in times of trials where one must stand up to defend the truth and the righteous without giving up. Courage is also to stand for one’s true word and call others to righteousness no matter what. God loves the courageous and the steadfast and dislikes cowardliness.

Speaking of which, the 4th house is represented by Cancer, which represents a character that is highly compassionate, caring, and unconditionally loving. Hence, these natives make a perfect blend of valor and compassion, which is relatively rare.

Unarguably the best example to illustrate this whole article comes from Aries Ascendant, whose 4th house ruler is Moon in its own sign Cancer in the 4th house. Not only that, but Moon is also in its own house, which is 4th, which is signified by the 4th sign Cancer. This gives even further amplification of the auspiciousness of this combination making them extremely steadfast, and valorous, yet highly kind, loving, and compassionate. Their enterprising qualities amplify with their kindness which is a rare blend of energies for sure.

Moreover, Moon in the 4th house also receives the maximum amount of directional strength which reflects tremendous enthusiasm and enterprising nature. They are simply unstoppable once they initiate something and put it into great motion. They are able to conduct their work with the best efficiency while maintaining persistence and mental stability.

Highly Confident

As a general rule in Vedic astrology, when the planet is in its own sign, in the current situation, the 4th lord planet is in the 4th house, which behaves like the 1st lord in the 1st house. The 1st house is about self-awareness and confidence.

Hence, such natives are naturally very confident, because they value themselves well and know what they are capable of, and what they are worth. Their self-awareness is a positive kind, as they will not let any bad person degrade or humiliate them.

This also means that they will not let their confidence transform into negative pride and ignorance. Immoral people keep often blaming them as proud or egoistic, which is not true at all. They are very compassionate but very confident, courageous, enterprising, and wise.

Highly Ranked

The classical source of Vedic astrology BPHS states that people who have this combination in their birth charts are blessed (by God) with high-ranked positions due to their piety and steadfast devotion. Through their service they earn a good amount of wealth that is lasting and brings emotional contentment.

To begin with, the 4th house lord in its own sign casts a direct aspect upon the 10th house of profession, high achievements, social rank, status, etc. Accordingly, the given combination gives a lot of details about one’s profession and social status in society in general.

The positively amplified significance of the 4th house which influences the matters of the 10th house indicates great outcomes regarding the topics of the latter.

As a result, natives who has this given combination are blessed to achieve high positions in their undertakings and reach authoritative positions due to courage, truthfulness, and determination. They are also intelligent and well-learned with many natural talents that help them to achieve great heights in life.

Compassionate & Caring

In addition to that, as the 4th house is a natural home of the Cancer zodiac sign which is ruled by the Moon, it carries compassionate characteristics. Hence, people with their 4th house ruler in the 4th house have a heightened sense of compassion and empathy towards others which is indeed a pious trait.

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]

This trait is in them despite their authoritative nature. Such natives are naturally compassionate leaders and therefore highly supported and respected by their own people.

They care about society a lot, and this trait makes them well-recognized by people in immediate society. This helps them to gain a reputation that supports their high achievements and high social status. Because social status is always connected to society, and how people see and support the native. Also, BPHS includes that such a combination indicates being honorable and respected by society.

Comforts & Luxuries

Besides all the above mentioned, such natives are well supported in life because the 4th and 1st houses are very supportive and auspicious Kendra houses in Vedic astrology.

As a result, such natives with strong 4th ruler casting aspect ray on the 10th house are blessed (by God) with a comfortable and luxurious life. Life seems to support them anyhow, especially regarding comforts and achievements in life.

Cheerful Nature

The 4th house denotes mental peace or peace of mind in general. Accordingly, a strong 4th house with its lord in its own house bestows mental peace and promotes a happy life.

With that being said, such natives are always cheerful, no matter what. Their mental peace is indicated by strong Kendra Bhava or quadrant houses in Vedic astrology. That is, their peace of mind is backed by various comforts in life and high achievements.

Most importantly, ultimate mental peace, emotional comfort, and fearlessness come from a steadfast faith in God, who protects the good anytime.

Supportive Of Spouse

BPHS also mentions that people with this combination prove to be highly favorable to their spouses. This effect is hidden behind the fact that the 10th house, which is the 4th ruler casts aspect ray, and is connected to the 7th house of spouse by Bhavat Bhavam in Vedic astrology.

It is because the 7th house is the powerhouse of the 10th house. To be specific, the tenth step or house from the 10th house is the 7th house which signifies spouse, partnerships, etc.

Accordingly, the aspect of a favorable 4th lord upon the 10th house indicates being very supportive and protective towards the spouse. The motivation and support enable their spouse to be prosperous and fortunate.


Once a man approached The Last Prophet [PBUH] and asked: “O God’s Messenger (PBUH)! Who is more entitled to be treated with the best companionship by me?” The Last Prophet [PBUH] repeated three times after repeated asking: “Your mother.”

Mother is a very important signification of the 4th house as she is the one who offers primary support in life, especially when growing up. That is why the mother is linked to one of the Kendra Bhava in Vedic. She offers unconditional love, care, compassion, and support which is utterly important for the healthy development of a strong mind and unshakeable courage.

With the favorable combination of the 4th lord in its own sign, there is abundant support and compassion from the mother indicated. Such natives have very close relationships with their mothers and almost never lack motherly support and unconditional love. These individuals are highly devoted to their mothers and take great care of them which yields immense blessings to these natives.

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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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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