Jupiter in 6th House


Last updated on April 27th, 2020 at 01:40 pm

Jupiter in the 6th house unites with the energies of Mercury-ruled zodiac sign Virgo. As the 6th zodiac sign, Virgo naturally represents the 6th astrological house and therefore shares common energies with it.

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It is important to note that the positive placement of Mars, Saturn, and the 6th house lord carries an important role in amplifying the favorable effects or saving from negative results of ill-placed Jupiter in the 6th house.

The above-mentioned planets are related to the 6th house through the following significances. Mars mutually signifies physical endurance and competitive power with the 6th house. Saturn signifies service, subordinates, and discipline.

Therefore, in addition to the strength of the 6th house, the dignity of the mentioned planets plays a major role in deciding the final result of their corresponding significations.

The 6th house ruler becomes a guide to Jupiter in the given house. Therefore it is important to consider the dignity of the 6th ruler in order to determine whether the energies of this combination are directed efficiently towards betterment or not.

Additionally, the majority of results are also determined by the zodiac sign in which Jupiter resides in the 6th house.

Results of Jupiter in 6th House

Jupiter is a natural benefic planet whose general characteristics are not fully suitable with the environment of the malefic astrological 6th house, which denotes litigation, fighting, war, and so forth.

On the other hand, the influence of well-placed (sign wise) Jupiter over the 6th house (or its lord) is capable of diminishing the negative effects of the 6th house. While natural benefic planets do not produce the best effects in the houses of difficulties, a favorably positioned Jupiter in the 6th house is capable of bestowing various blessings.


The 6th house Jupiter casts aspects upon the 10th, 12th, and 2nd house. The aspect of Jupiter upon the 10th house blesses with high achievements (10th) through service-related work/business (6th), especially if involved with philosophy, higher wisdom, ethics, morals, righteousness, and religion (Jupiter). Equally, the considered aspect of well-placed Jupiter promotes becoming renowned in society (10th) for noble acts of selfless service (Jupiter).

The aspect of Jupiter upon the 12th house provides compassionate characteristics and produces a very kind, generous, and charitable person. If Jupiter is well-placed, it indicates increased expenditure on luxurious items. It also blesses the enjoyment of divine sensual pleasures, spiritual enlightenment, and sound sleep. In the case of an aspect of ill-placed Jupiter upon the 12th house, the burden of expenses is increased due to loans or damage caused by enemies. In addition to that, it causes loss of authority, identity, isolation, loss of sleep and mental peace, and fear of secret enemies.

Lastly, the aspect of Jupiter upon the 2nd house indicates being fortunate regarding family and accumulated treasury. The connection created by Jupiter between 6th and 2nd house indicates accumulation of wealth (2nd) through hard work and discipline (6th). As a natural benefic Jupiter is involved, it grants access to wealth gains with less effort when compared to the natural malefic planet in the 6th house. The considered connection also provides a deep desire to help, guide, teach, and serve (6th) all the family members (2nd). Other than that, the considered aspect blesses with pleasant facial (2nd) beauty (Jupiter).

Faithful Fighter

First of all, Jupiter in the 6th house (of war and litigations) makes people use ethics, higher wisdom, faith, and religion at times of crisis and conflicts.

They always try to find a sweet and soft way to solve ongoing issues and disputes. They also make efforts to prevent any disputes or try their hard to avoid the growth of disharmony.

If Jupiter is favorably positioned it creates a competent religious fighter and protector of ethics, morals, righteousness, and truth. Furthermore, if Jupiter is harmoniously connected with Mars, it creates a very strong yet religious, righteous, and wise warrior.

Wealth Out Of Dept

When Jupiter, the significator of wealth, occupies the house of debts, it indicates having tied with capital covered by funded obligations.

However, provided Jupiter is favorably positioned, these obligations can be a great advantage as it allows earning huge profits out of funded obligations and projects.

After all, the 6th house belongs to the triangle of wealth or Artha Trikona, which signifies matters required for earning wealth.

Alternatively, ill-placed Jupiter indicates a lack of ethics and morals which causes using wisdom in a wrong way causing performing immoral deeds. It also creates a cynical character.


The 6th house belongs to the triangle of wealth and reflects gains through service. At the same time, Jupiter is a generous, humble, compassionate, and spiritual planet.

Accordingly, the given combination creates a person who is selflessly devoted to service, especially when it comes to assisting the underprivileged or saving the environment.

Jupiter, the merciful and magnanimous planet in the 6th house provides compassion in abundance towards the other people and the environment. The considered combination also provides a deep desire for service-related work or business.

Wealth & Disputes

This combination is fortunate regarding monetary gains for various astrological reasons.

To begin with, Jupiter as the planet of wealth is settled in the 6th house of wealth triangle.

At the same time, the same Jupiter casts its aspect rays upon other houses of wealth triangle, which are the 10th and 2nd houses.

As the 6th house is involved, it indicates wealth through disputes, litigation, competition, opposition, and enemies.

If Jupiter is dignified int he 6th house, it indicates that the native is able to win over their enemies and overcome opposition with faith and wisdom.

They also gain through working in professions that involve dealing with opposition, litigation, quarrels, or other stressful environments where discipline and constant alertness are required.

Such individuals are able to come out as winners in the process of litigation and also gain out of it.

On the contrary, undignified and weak Jupiter in the 6th indicates losses through litigation, fights, quarrels, enemies, and deception.

Merciful & Magnanimous

The positioning of natural benefic planet Jupiter in the 6th house indicates a delicate approach towards enemies and obstacles. As a result, it indicates being kind and merciful even towards the most bitter enemies.

It makes people forgiving and rather than destroying enemies, Jupiter teaches to learn from the mistakes of enemies and gain higher wisdom in the process, which ultimately makes natives with this combination victorious over enemies.

Furthermore, the 6th house is one of the Upachaya houses (houses of increase) in which Jupiter expands the higher wisdom gradually year by year.

If Jupiter is favorably placed, it protects from enemies (and hidden enemies, as from the aspect on the 12th house) and damages caused by them.

Alternatively, the ill-placed Jupiter in the 6th house causes losses, damage, destruction, and humiliation through enemies.

It indicates that the native is deceptive and treats others as objects to take advantage of for selfish gains.

Viparita Raja Yoga

Jupiter, in its own sign in the considered house, forms a mighty Harsha Viparita Raja Yoga which bestows excellent immunity and protection from diseases.

As Jupiter is involved, it indicates a merciful approach towards the enemies. Jupiter is also the primary planet for wealth and Harsha Yoga with Jupiter blesses with massive profits from enemies, litigation, stressful jobs, service-related activities, debts, and obligations.

Classical Analysis

Bhrigu Sutras

In this classical source, the most beneficial natural planet Jupiter gives good results regarding the 6th house significances.

Individuals with this combination will be fortunate regarding winning over their enemies. They are also said to have wounds on the body probably due to dealing with difficult events or enemies.

Their family will expand and so will the family of their children. The given effect is provided by various astrological indications.

To begin with, the expansion of their family is provided by the aspect of Jupiter upon the 2nd house of family.

The reason why the family of their progeny is mentioned is that the 6th house is 2nd /family) from the 5th house (progeny). Accordingly, a natural benefic planet Jupiter in the 6th house brings expansion to the family of their children.

Furthermore, if Jupiter in this house is associated with a natural benefic through conjunction, the native is blessed with string immunity and protection against major diseases.

However, if Jupiter is aspecte by, conjunct with, or positioned in a house owned by malefic, the native is prone to catch cold easily.

Furthermore, if Jupiter is fallen and conjunct with Rahu or Ketu, it indicates suffering due to major health ailments.

Brihat Jataka

According to his classical source, the native is free from enemies. That is because Jupiter is the generous planet of fortune. It is the planet that saves the native from trouble.

In this house, Jupiter saves the native from troubles caused by enemies. In best cases, it completely spares the native of enmity.


Individuals with this combination are cunning and clever. That is because the 6th is 2nd from 5th. In other words, the 6th is the resource and value of the 5th house of intelligence.

At the same time, the 6th signifies competition. Hence, with this combination, these natives use their higher wisdom and intellectual resources to outscore the competition and destroy their enemies in a clever way without using force, unless Jupiter is associated with a natural malefic planet.

In this classical source, it is also mentioned that these natives are rather lazy. That is because of the fundamental incompatibility between natural benefit planet Jupiter and malefic 6th house. As a generous and jovial planet, Jupiter dislikes working hard and thus takes a more peaceful or slow-paced approach while working on different tasks.


In Saravali, all the same, effects are listed. In addition to that, there is also mentioned that the fame and reputation of the native improve through their spouse.

Chamatkara Chintamani

These natives enjoy bliss and happiness through their spouses. This effect is provided by the placement of Jupiter in the 12th house form the 7th house of spouse. Herein the 12th positively signifies spiritual bliss and bedroom pleasures including sensuality and sound sleep.

It is important to note that for positive results Jupiter should be dignified in the 6th house.

Additionally, this combination causes bitter relations with and opposition to maternal relatives. That is because the 6th is 3rd (younger siblings) form the 4th (mother). That is, the 6th house is the younger siblings of the mother.

There is a danger to catch a cold easily due to a gentle immune system caused by a natural benefic planet in the malefic 6th house of immunity and health ailments.

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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.

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