Jupiter in 3rd House


Last updated on April 26th, 2020 at 07:07 am

Jupiter in 3rd house unites with the energies of Mercury-ruled Gemini. As the 3rd zodiac sign, Gemini naturally represents the 3rd astrological house and therefore shares similar energies with it.

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It is important to note that the positive placement of Mars, Mercury, and the 3rd house lord carry an important role in amplifying the favorable effects or saving from negative results of ill-placed Jupiter in the 3rd house.

The above-mentioned planets are related to the given house for the following reasons. Mars is the planet of valor, courage, and motivation. Mercury is the planet of communication and intellect

The 3rd ruler becomes a guide to Jupiter in the given house. Therefore it is important to analyze the condition of the 3rd ruler in order to determine deeper outcomes of this combination,

Additionally, the majority of results are also determined by the zodiac sign in which Jupiter resides in the 3rd house.

Results of Jupiter in 3rd House

From its position, Jupiter casts its aspect rays upon the 7th, 9th, and 11th houses. As a natural benefic planet, Jupiter influences these houses positively, Additional intonation of aspect ray is decided by the dignity of Jupiter.

As Jupiter is positioned in a triangle of desires, its aspects gives desire to take action and put in lots of effort to:

  1. prosper in partnership ventures, trading, marketplaces, or attain recognition in society, as the aspect upon the 7th house suggests;
  2. attain higher wisdom and integrate philosophy, righteousness, morals, and ethics in their efforts to ensure long-lasting and fulfilling prosperity, as the aspect upon the 9th house suggests;
  3. to fulfill their desires and ensure all kinds of profits through their hard work. It also signifies their desire to grow their network, friends circle, or community with whom to interact, communicate, and realize ambitions, as the aspect upon the 11th house suggests.

If Jupiter is dignified, it supports all the above-mentioned significations and influences them positively.

Philosophical Intonation

Jupiter in the 3rd house expands the significations of the considered house, some of which are communication, publishing, and speaking in general.

Accordingly, the considered combination provides profound interest in publications that are related to philosophy, spirituality, and faith. The 3rd house is also the house of art in which Jupiter gives interest in creating masterpieces that reflect light, truth, ethics, and morals.

Besides this, people with this combination are often found in group conversations discussing the same topics.

Moreover, the aspect of Jupiter upon the 9th house that represents faith, religion, philosophy, higher wisdom, spirituality, ethics, and morals strengthens these significances.

Hence, it equally indicates the desire (3rd kama house) to spread higher wisdom (9th) through self-efforts (7th) by utilizing expanded communicative abilities (3rd house Jupiter) in order to maintain peace and harmony (7th) in society.

Blissful Marriage

The aspect of Jupiter upon the 7th house (of marriage, partnerships, justice, and legal matters) influences marriage in a positive way.

If Jupiter is dignified, its aspect ray provides a lot of harmony in marriage with lots of meaningful conversations and mutual understanding. It also indicates a devoted and motivating life partner to the native.

Alternatively, if Jupiter is undignified, its aspect causes ungratefulness which leads the natives to take their marriage and life partner for granted. This leads to many issues such as misunderstandings, loss of affection, and loss of harmony because of giving less interest and energy to maintain the relationship.

Partnership Ventures

Other than that, the considered aspect also promotes success in various partnership ventures. The combination also makes one well aware of justice, laws, and regulations.

This wisdom equally promotes a truthful, polite, and generous way of thinking. It also provides luck and prosperity from trading (7th house).

Moreover, luck and fortune favor these natives in their undertakings. As a result, the native meets success easily while applying their skillsets and harnesses them in hard work.

They are able to also apply the higher wisdom provided by Jupiter in order to increase their skills, intelligence, and efficiency while working hard.

Alternatively, if Jupiter is unfavorably positioned in the given house, it indicates lacking luck, fortune, and higher wisdom which also means that the hard work of the native not always bring the desired results. As a result of this, the native must always apply more effort in order to prosper.

Plenty of Wealth Gains

Jupiter also casts its aspect on the 11th house, while being in the 3rd house, which indicates plenty of gains and fulfilled goals/desires that are related to literature, communication, art, hobbies, and traveling (themes of the 3rd house). The considered aspect also has the capacity to make the native a celebrity or well-known person.

The native is highly ambitious which motivates them to work hard and put in lots of efforts to attain profits and gains.

If Jupiter is in bad dignity, it makes the native greedy, ungenerous, and selfish.

Optimistic & Brave

The 3rd house is about valor, courage, motivation, and power to take action. At the same time, Jupiter is the planet of optimism and faith.

If Jupiter is dignified and strong in this house, it provides a lot of spiritual courage to the native. The native is empowered by divine faith to almighty which provides them an abundant amount of valor.

As the 3rd house deals with words, publications, and communication, a strong Jupiter in it makes them remain true to their words and not change their viewpoints even when forced to.

Moreover, people with this combination are very good advisors and teachers, especially when morals, ethics, and higher wisdom are concerned.

Undignified Jupiter in the 3rd house does not serve the required characteristics to become extremely fearless and valorous. Hence, weakened Jupiter in the considered house indicates being less courageous.

It also causes having a lack of faith and gratitude which makes them feel lost and directionless. The loss of meaning of life leads to passiveness because of being unable to apply abundant energy to specific areas.

Highly Optimistic & Ambitious

Jupiter as the planet of optimism in the house of desires expands the motivation and promotes success in self-established ventures, where hard work, skills, and efforts are required.

Jupiter in the 3rd house aspects the 11th house both of which belong to the triangle of desires (Kama Trikona) and hence makes people with this combination especially ambitious.

If Jupiter is well-placed, it blesses with high ambitions, goals with required luck and fortune in order to succeed.

Alternatively, undignified Jupiter in this house indicates a lack of optimism which also takes away all the energy, push, and motivation to take action resulting in many lost opportunities.

Fond of Travelling

The 3rd house is about frequent short distance travels that is required for hobbies or work.

The 3rd house represents short journeys where Jupiter gives an expansion of fondness of many voyages through which expansion of social circle is indicated (as Jupiter aspects 11th house of social circles/networks).

The travels are mostly related to the passions, interests, and local networks of the native. That is, they travel frequently in order to communicate and contribute to their local network members and also expand their skillsets and higher wisdom at the same time.

Classical Analysis

Bhrigu Sutras

According to this classical source, the positive influence upon the 3rd house of siblings provide the native with good number of brothers and/or sisters.

However, the native becomes very miserable because the 3rd house is a malefic house which prompts the jovial adn relaxed Jupiter to work super hard.

There is also mentioned that these natives are are skilled, intellectual, and determined. The skills and intellect are expanded by Jupiter, because it provides the native with higher wisdom, luck, and prosperity in the given house.

The determination is provided by the fact that Jupiter is placed in a desire triangle and aspects all other houses of desires from its position. Namely, Jupiter aspects the 7th and 11th. Herein the 7th denotes partnerships, marketplaces, society, and entrepreneurial pursuits while the 11th signifies fulfillment of ambitions, profits, and gains.

At the same time, Jupiter expands the 3rd house which is their efforts and motivation. As a result, the native becomes extremely determined to work hard in order to fulfill their great ambitions of success and prosperity in marketplaces through partnerships and societal activities.

If Jupiter is undignified or fallen in this house, the native will desert their relatives and siblings.

If the 3rd ruler, the guide of Jupiter in this house is also strogn adn dignified, it makes the sibligns of the native ambitious, strong, healthy, and fortunate.

However, if the 3rd lord is undignified or afflicted by natural maleic planet, the native lacks patience, courage, and tends to make foolish decisions. The inefficient energy anagement leads to failures in undertakings.

Brihat Jataka

According to this classical source, the placement of Jupiter in the 3rd house f desires makes the person selfish and ungenerous. This is possible when Jupiter is undignified in this house which influences the native in a negative way causing them to be greedy and selfish.

If Jupiter is well placed they are very ambitious but also willing to share their fortune with others.


If Jupiter is unfavorably placed or undignified in the malefic 3rd house, it makes the native unethical and selfish because of lacking righteousness. Their greed leads them to become spiteful which attracts opposition from society. The enmity with society causes them to be humiliated in front of the public because of immoral deeds and bad character traits.

It is important to note that if Jupiter is well placed or dignified, it makes the native very compassionate, generous, and righteous which attracts support and admiration from society and communities.


In addition to being humiliated, miserable, and sinful there is also mentioned that these natives are dominated by their spouses, if Jupiter is ill-placed in the 3rd house.

Chamatkara Chintamani

A natural benefic Jupiter in the 3rd house blesses with cooperative siblings which ensures happiness from them.

The native is generally fortunate and lucky but tends to be ungrateful which makes them want more than they have. The ungratefulness also causes loss of friends. In other words, they are overly ambitious and tend to always heighten their expectations.

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Classical Sources Used: BPHS, Saravali, Brihat Jataka, Lal Kitab, Yavan Jataka. Regarding General Observations: Please include what was and wasn't accurate in the comments. Share the article with your friends using social media buttons below.

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