2nd House Lord in 5th House


Last updated on October 29th, 2022 at 12:09 am

What does the 2nd House Lord in 5th House mean?

When the planet which rules over the second natal house is positioned in the 5th house from the natal ascendant sign, it means to have the 2nd lord in the 5th.

As a general effect of this combination, the significations of the 2nd house, such as accumulated wealth, assets, values, self-worth, family values & traditions, mental resources & talents, speech, vision, etc are influenced by the 5th house such as progeny, romance, feelings & matters of the heart, intuition, intelligence, wisdom, creativity, authority, honor, dignity, deeds of past generations, speculation, abundant fortune, spiritual tendencies, etc.

This is a very auspicious combination because the 5th house is an auspicious trine house which is named Trikona Bhava in Vedic. According to BPHS, the Dhana Bhava (2nd house ruler) ruler in the Trikona Bhava indicates blessings of the almighty God in form of promotion of wealth or financial state.

In addition to that, when the 2nd ruler is in the 5th house, it is in the 4th place from its own sign. Herein the 4th disposition represents the 4th Vedic house which signifies 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 4th disposition increases the auspicious intonation of this combination making it very auspicious.

Results of 2nd House Lord in 5th House

Greatest Wealth Is Wisdom

The main significance of the 2nd Vedic house is wealth. The positioning of the 2nd house ruler in various houses shows the general condition of resources throughout life. Not only that, but it also indicates the main values of natives.

The positioning of the 2nd house ruler in the 5th Vedic house shows that individuals with this combination have wisdom and life experiences as their greatest wealth.

The very same value of theirs ensures auspicious results in many different ways. Firstly, when a person gives more worth to wisdom rather than material wealth, the native is already richer than average people.

It is because the pursuit of wealth is the most solid foundation one can have while money is always fluctuating, and if the latter is attained prior to wisdom, great destruction is imminent.

People who value wisdom and experience, are grateful and enjoy the journey as much as the result. Hence, they are more happier and content than average allowing them to welcome more blessings from the almighty God in their lives.

The experience and wisdom also allow for the most effective way of applying available resources which leads to the growth of riches and assets. One whose mind is controlled by wisdom rather than a simple desire for wealth is fully self-controlled. That is because wealth is just a matter which should not dictate the minds.

He who masters his passions is better than a conqueror of the city.

King Solomon

Not that people with other combinations than this can not have goals greater than wealth, but this comes naturally to individuals with their 2nd house rulers in the 5th house. Hence, they are generally wiser and more successful.

One of the prophets, king Solomon, desired nothing but pure wisdom of righteousness. Because of the very same pure desire, almighty God blessed him with immense riches in abundance for giving him the freedom to attain unlimited wisdom of creation and righteousness and transfer that to his people.

The most valuable wealth of a man is his knowledge, which cannot be destroyed; all other riches that he has gained are not considered to be wealth at all.


The dignity and condition of the 2nd house ruler give deeper insights into how the effect unfolded during its significant period (Mahadasha).

One of the best scenarios of the formation of this combination comes from Scorpio Ascendant. In this example, the 2nd house ruler Jupiter is highly dignified in its own sign Pisces in the 5th house.

First of all, great dignity reflects having high morals and ethics. People with high morals have a natural urge to fulfill everything with the best intentions. This leads to the growth of riches as well as grants support from the almighty God because the highest he is and knows every hidden intent of everyone.

Besides this, Jupiter itself signifies higher wisdom while the 5th house represents valuable experiences. Accordingly, the combination of these two Vedic indicators shows a person that prioritizes obtaining lots of wisdom above anything. Moreover, they are Godfearing and passionate about integrating religious wisdom with their undertakings making them highly prosperous in the process.

Start with God – the first step in learning is bowing down to God; only fools thumb their noses at such wisdom and learning.

King Solomon

Jupiter in its own sign Pisces extends all the auspicious effects of this combination to a great extent. That is because it reflects that these natives have pure hearts and are always willing to take action righteously which includes becoming sacrificial and selfless in the process. Their sincere acts are greatly rewarded by the almighty God tremendously resulting in better life here and blissful destination hereafter.

Their unconditional love is great to extent that wealth becomes less significant and for everything they gain, they are willing to spend for the sake of the betterment of others as well. What one spends with sincere intentions for the best causes, God will increase it and return back an amount way greater than initially spent.

To add contrast to this effect, let us discuss the example with Aries Ascendant whose 2nd house ruler Venus is undignified in the 5th house, Leo.

It generally shows someone who is very fascinated about being admired, especially when it comes to being noticed. Hence, they have a great capacity to become well known for their charm, but the undignified state of Venus reflects an immature approach toward wisdom.

Namely, it shows being highly desirous of worldly matter which becomes the carrier of motives to attain wisdom in a specific area. As mentioned before, this approach can give huge wealth, but it either does not last or bring depression as much as gains.

When one prioritizes wealth above anything else, then struggles are easy to come. Besides this, there is no higher value hidden in material things by default, which means that one must integrate higher value into it in order to attract lasting abundance along with peace of mind.

Otherwise, as soon as challenges increase, one is tempted to abandon a venture because of lacking a higher purpose which reflects a lack of faith, strength, and durability. When it comes to Leo Venus, these individuals tend to become very stressed and anxious in front of unpleasant situations and challenges which means that they must increase higher wisdom foremost to maintain progress.

In worst cases, when there is no cancellation of enmity, it reflects the frequent tendency to misuse wisdom and apply it to fraudulent schemes or to simply cause harm unjustly to someone they envy using cleverness of mind. Such acts must be abandoned as fast as possible to avoid major issues from emerging.

Courage Vanishes Crisis

The 5th house is represented by the 5th zodiac sign Leo. Leo, in turn, is governed by the planet of truth, valor, and vitality Sun.

Therefore, courage has a lot to do in shaping the results of this combination. The most important effect of valor is hidden in the 4th disposition of this combination. The 4th disposition is all about Moon and thinking patterns in the mind.

Accordingly, the 2nd house ruler (with 4th disposition) in the 5th house shows having courageous thinking patterns which help to protect the peace of mind. Moreover, valor helps to maintain mental stability and clear reasoning which helps to make the best decisions.

You never let a serious crisis go to waste. And what I mean by that it’s an opportunity to do things you think you could not do before.

Rahm Emanuel

So it reveals that individuals with this combination have an inherent ability to function well in situations of crisis. They are the first to resolve difficult issues and promote peace and order in their surroundings.

Moreover, the given combination also shows attaining authority using speech which is expressed valorously using resourceful (wise, relevant) words.

This effect is especially prominent for Taurus Ascendant natives, whose 2nd house ruler Mercury is dignified (exalted) in the 5th house Virgo. to begin with, Taurus is an earth sign which makes them already very stable and down to earth from their souls.

Besides this, dignified Mercury as the planet of communication in exaltation shows exceptional communication skills. As a result, they are well-heard and trusted in various situations.

They are especially capable of speaking in a strategic way that amplifies the systematic action of people around them. Additionally, they are skilled in transferring their idea to their audience to yield great influence. Besides this, the 5th house shows them having authority in their speech, even when it is very soft, gentle, and pleasant.

Coming back to Scorpio Ascendant natives, Jupiter in the 5th house as the 2nd house ruler also signifies expanded authoritative brightness and leadership capabilities. According to the classics, Pisces Jupiter signifies the strong ability to restrain anger while maintaining the authority of speech.

Kindness and faithfulness keep a king safe, through kindness his throne is made secure.

King Solomon

Sincere and righteous actions combined with peaceful yet authoritative speech bring them much authority, respect, and renown. There is nothing more powerful than righteous intonation which amplifies the magnitude of speech without raising one’s voice.

Creativity Is An Asset

With this combination of the second lord in the fifth house, one of the main assets (2) is creativity and intelligence (5). These individuals are naturally very intelligent and also obtain many valuable experiences which allow their creativity to flourish.

Their learning capabilities are enormous and using wisdom and creative intelligence, they are able to fulfill aspirations, goals, and desires effectively. It is because the 2nd lord in the 5th house gives a direct aspect upon the 11th house of desires and fulfillments of all kinds.

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]

Moreover, the 5th house is the powerhouse of the 3rd house. More specifically, the 3rd place from the 3rd house is the 5th house which means that increased effort and learning of new skills lead to creativity. The latter allows the creation of something meaningful that grants authorship or royalty over some creation.

However, if the 2nd lord is ill-placed in the 5ht house, it indicates a lack of intelligence and using it immorally. Using creativity and intelligence immorally will also cause declination in asses and intellectual capabilities.

Deeds Of Predecessors Help

The 5th house is known for Purva Punja, which is the deeds of previous births. As original Hindu saints did not teach rebirth, then the 5th house actually signifies the deeds done by preceptors and generations before the birth of their successors.

Accordingly, the deeds that are done in past by elders shape the life path of successors a lot. Meaning, every good deed will make the life of progeny easier while bad deeds accumulate karma that successors must deal with.

Children have never been very good at listening to their elders, but they have never failed to imitate them.

James Baldwin

Speaking of which, the 2nd house ruler in the 5th house shows that the elders or predecessors of natives with this combination had something to do with scholarship, creation, or authority. If the 2nd house ruler is dignified, then there are very good deeds related to their (elders) activity which definitely helps these natives in harvesting auspicious fruits in this life with less trial.

Their elders learned many valuable lessons in life which they transferred directly to these natives. As a result of this, many lessons are learned in a good way saving these natives from unnecessary hurdles because of understanding how words affect the world from a large perspective.

Fortunate & Intelligent Children

As the 5th house is all about progeny and intelligence while the 2nd astrological house denotes natural wisdom and learning capabilities, the connection of these houses ensures progeny of very intelligent disposition and in addition to that, they are fortunate.

Family life prospers, especially during the activated 2nd house ruler via Mahadasha, on an account of the wise and lucky children as they will keep guiding while family towards the betterment.

Additionally, this combination can also indicate that these natives are getting auspicious tidings through the intelligence of their children. It can be through a family venture, or anything similar. In general, these natives are very helpful to their children, and they contribute to the fulfillment of common goals.

Most importantly, the offspring of individuals with this combination is very moral and follow duties righteously, and show a lot of devotion to God. Righteous children are a real blessing as they keep praying for their parents and continue doing good.

Alternatively, the undignified 2nd lord in the 5th house indicates troubles regarding the significance of the fifth house. In the current context, the bad combination can indicate troubles for children and less intelligence of theirs which will lead to social issues and can cause unrest among these natives as a parent.

To avoid this, religious discipline must be taught early and with compassion, without using forceful and aggressive tactics. After all, religion is all about love, compassion, and full devotion to the almighty God.

Discover various planets in the 5th House for additional results.

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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