9th House Lord in 11th House


Last updated on June 5th, 2020 at 12:49 pm

What does 9th House Lord in 11th House mean?

When the planet that governs the 9th house of the natal birth chart is located in the 11th house from the ascendant sign, it means to have this combination.

As a general effect of this combination, the significances of the 11th house, such as gains, profits, aspirations, wishes, desires, the fulfillment of wishes, recovery from hardships, celebration, communities, friends, elder siblings, large networks, etc are influenced by the significations of the 9th house such as righteousness, higher wisdom, ethics, morals, faith, luck, fortune, divine worship, religion, philosophy, teachers, Gurus, long foreign journeys, etc.

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Generally speaking, the given combination is auspicious for various reasons. To begin with, both the 9th and 11th houses are favorable and so is the connection between them as per sidereal Vedic astrology.

Secondly, the 11th house is also the house of gradual growth and improvement which is called Upachaya Bhava. Accordingly, the given combination causes the matters of the 9th house to constantly expand and improve over time.

On the other hand, when the 9th lord is in the 11th house, it is in the 3rd from its own sign which adds slightly difficult intonation tho this combination. That is because the 3rd is a malefic house or Dusthana Bhava which signifies struggle, hard work, effort, etc.

However, the outcomes from the difficult energies of the 3rd house are positive when the 9th ruler is well placed in a favorable sign. Hence, on a positive hand, the 3rd gives the motivation, ambition, skills, strength, and power to take action in order to reap fruits from the effort and hard work.

In addition to that, the 9th house belongs to the triangle of righteousness or Dharma Trikona while both the 3rd and 11th houses belong to the triangle of desires or Kama Trikona. Accordingly, the connection between the energies of the houses involved indicates having a great number of wishes, desires, and aspirations which the native will strive to manifest either righteously or unethical, depending on the dignity of the 9th house ruler.

Results of 9th House Lord in 11th House

Expanding Fortune

According to classical source Brihat Parashara Hora Shastra, the fortune of people with this combination is improving gradually over time.

The given effect is provided by various astrological significations. Firstly, the 9th house is about fortune while the 11th house signifies gains and profits.

At the same time, as mentioned earlier, the 11th house is the house of gradual expansion.

Accordingly, the significations of the 9th house gradually improve over time in the 11th house.

That is to say, the financial condition of the native improves year by year in the form of profits and gains.

The profits and gains can be from multiple sources that are involved in publishing, communicating, information transfer, technology, large networks, and stock markets.

If the 9th house lord is in good dingity, it indicates that such natives are blessed with immense wealth gains.

Fruitful Efforts

Speaking of profits and gains, with this combination, the native should put in a lot of effort in order to cause their fortune to expand.

That is because of the 3rd disposition formed by the 9th house lord in the 11th house.

Even though these natives should do hard labor for becoming prosperous, luck supports them at the same time which ensures that their efforts shall not remain unrewarded.

Moreover, the 3rd house is another Upachaya Bhava or house of expansion which further amplifies the gains and increase of fortune.

With all this being said, this combination indicates that the willpower, ability, and determination motivates these natives to propel gradually learn new skills and improve the ones they already have.

These constantly improving skillsets enables them to harness their experiences and talents on growing and improving their financial condition.

Such individuals have the ability to take proper action to manifest their great aspirations and goals into reality.


While discussing details about the 3rd house, courage is another signification of it.

This indicates that these natives are also valorous which makes them unstoppable when it comes to the realization of their wishes and heart desires.

The 3rd is also a house of difficulties which indicates that the obstacles that incur along the path to success are also constantly increasing.

These constantly improving obstacles that make the natives work harder are actually blessings in disguise.

That is because the hardships actually prompt the natives to push their limits to the next level which are crucial for them in order to manifest their dreams into reality.

As these natives have the ability and valor to bounce back up after being knocked down by setbacks, they eventually prosper and become successful in their undertakings.

Virtuous & Meritorious

In BPHS, it is also mentioned that such natives are virtuous and fond of performing praiseworthy acts.

This effect is provided by the fact that the 9th house signifies righteousness, ethics, and morals.

At the same time, the 11th house signifies large communities and networks of systems and people.

Accordingly, these natives are naturally inclined to put in a hard effort to perform meritorious and righteous acts for the whole community.

Respects Gurus & Teachers

In BPHS, it is also mentioned that these natives are devoted to their elders, teachers, and Gurus.

The 9th house also signifies elders, teachers, and Gurus. Hence, the positioning of the given lord in the 11th house indicates that teachers, Gurus, and mentors play a major role in the success of the native.

This makes these natives develop a great amount of gratitude which further makes them devoted to their mentors or guides.

The devotion comes from the Bhavat Bhavam connection between the 6th and 11th houses. Namely, the 6th from the 6th house is the 11th. Here in the 6th signifies discipline and being in service.

At the same time, the 9th lord signifies devotion and faith. Accordingly, the given combination gives these natives inclination to serve their Guru with high levels of devotion. As the 3rd disposition suggests, they try hard with putting in much effort to make their teacher feel respected.

It is important to remember that all these actions are motivated by high levels of gratitude of the native towards their mentor.

Kind & Humble

Not only that this combination makes these natives highly affluent and wealthy, but also kind and humble at the same time if the 9th house lord is in good dignity.

That is because the 9th house signifies humbleness, faith, and kindness, which are constantly improved with this combination of 9th house lord in 11th house.

This also influences their style of speaking because the 3rd disposition also signifies communication. In addition to that, the 9th lord casts a direct aspect upon the 5th house of expression. Hence, the influence of this combination makes their style of expression polite, truthful, and righteous.

Faithful & Highly Intelligent

If the 9th house lord is in good dignity, it also makes these natives very faithful and devoted to God, which is a direct result of the expansion of 9th house significations in the 11th house.

In addition to that, the 9th house also signifies higher wisdom while the 5th house signifies intelligence. Accordingly, the expansion of the 9th lord in the 11th house heightens the intellect of the native and makes them well versed in philosophy, religion, and spirituality.

With that being said, these natives are fond of socializing, connecting, and communicating with people in communities where such topics are discussed.

Renowned & Celebrated

All the virtuous qualities the native has that are provided by the well placed 9th lord also increase their fame and name.

With their truthful acts towards the community, they become celebrated and highly respected within their community, friends circle, or network where they are active.

That is because the 11th house signifies celebration, the 9th signifies dignity, and the 5th signifies honor. Hence, a well placed and dignified 9th house lord in the given house expands their name in a positive direction which provides them a lot of honor from others.

Such natives are highly influential and if they decide to become mentors or Gurus to others, they are able to gain a great number of followers and admirers.

Popular & Sociable Father

The 9th house also signifies one’s father and the placement of the given lord in the 11th house gives a lot of information about him.

First of all, this combination makes the father of the native very ambitious and sociable. His sociable and outgoing nature makes them well known in the wider audience of people.

if this combination is well-formed, it indicates that the father of the native performs lots of humble acts or the community which makes them very honorable and praiseworthy.

He is also extremely hard working and strives to achieve his goals. With that being said, he is very ambitious, smart, and skilled. He is a great inspirational figure to the native who guides them towards success by sharing great pearls of wisdom.

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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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Martin Boldovski

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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