7th House Lord in 9th House


Last updated on March 15th, 2020 at 10:11 pm

What does 7th House Lord in 9th House mean?

It means that the planet, which governs the 7th house of the natal birth chart is located in the 9th house from the ascendant sign.

As a general effect of this combination, the significances of the 9th house, such as luck, fortune, destiny, higher studies, higher wisdom, ethics, morals, righteousness, philosophy, faith, religion, etc are influenced by the significations of the 7th house, such as spouse, relationship, marriage, all kinds of partnerships, joint ventures, trading, marketplaces, entrepreneurship, balance, equity, compromises, law & regulations, society, societal norms, public image of self, etc.

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Generally speaking, this combination is considered very auspicious as two benefic houses get connected. To be specific, the 7th house is a very auspicious quadrant or Kendra Bhava and 9th house is also very auspicious trine or Trikona Bhava as per sidereal Vedic astrology.

In addition to that, 7th lord in the 9th house is in the 3rd form its own sign. Herein the 3rd signifies courage, valor, mental strength, hard work, motivation, effort, the power to take action, etc.

Moreover, the 7th belongs to the triangle of desires or Kama Trikona while the 9th house belongs to the triangle of righteousness or Dharma Trikona. The connection between these houses indicates an inherent desire to attain fortune with righteous efforts and proper hard work.

It is important to remember that for positive outcomes of this combination, the 7th ruler should be in good dignity or well placed in the 9th house. Otherwise, there will be a deficiency in significances regarding the above-mentioned houses.

Results of 7th House Lord in 9th House

Extremely Sensuous & Desirous

In the ancient source of Vedic astrology, BPHS, it is mentioned that people with this combination are inclined towards making sensual union with many women.

The reason for this effect is hidden behind various astrological indications.

Firstly, the 7th house itself belongs to the triangle of desires, which already carries a lot of sensuous and desirous energies.

Secondly, the 3rd house, which is the disposition house, also belongs to the same triangle of desires, which adds more desirous intonation to this combination.

What is more, the 3rd is also a house of gradual growth and expansion, which simply expands the desires of the native gradually.

Now, as the 7th ruler is settled in the 9th house fo luck, it indicates that the native is lucky regarding their ever-expanding desires. In other words, the native gets a lot of chances to satisfy their desires and needs.

Not only that, but they are also fortunate regarding attention from the opposite gender, as this combination also makes this native public appearance (7th) very charming and attractive.

If the given combination is well-formed by the 7th ruler, it indicates that these natives attain their satisfaction in an ethical and moral manner.

On the contrary, if the 7th ruler is in bad dignity in the 9th house, it indicates a lack of morals, ethics, and righteousness which makes the natives run after their desires selfishly by committing hypocritical deeds.

Fortunate & Valorous Spouse

However, if this combination is well-formed, it indicates good outcomes regarding spouse, relationships, and marriage.

BPHS states that these natives are well behaved with their spouse, and that their spouse is naturally fortunate.

This is self-explanatory as the 7th lord of a spouse is in the 9th house of fortune, which ultimately produces this given effect.

As the combination forms the 3rd disposition, it indicates that the spouse of the native is very witty, mentally strong, and resourceful who is active and boldly willing to take action towards a brighter future.

This also means that the spouse proves to be very fortunate to the native as well, as the spouse is providing that momentum to leap forward and take action.

As the 7th ruler casts direct spect upon the 3rd house, it makes the spouse or life partner of the native valorous risk-taker. Their courage does not let them stop at any obstacle which is great.

As the 9th house suggests, the spouse is also very philosophical, faithful, and always follows righteousness.

Alternatively, if the 7th ruler is damaged or il placed in the 9th house, it means that the spouse is lacking mental strength intelligence and courage which also reduces the overall activeness and drive.

It also indicates a lack of righteousness which motivates becoming very deceptive and hypocritical.

Fortunate Public Appearance

The 7th house is exactly oposite to the 1st house or ascendant (self). Hence, the 7th signifies the reflection of the self and soul of the native in the society. Hence, it shows how the native is perceived in public, or in other words, how is the public image of self of the native.

As the 7th house lord is settled in the 9th house, it indicates being fortunate regarding public image and social respect.

The main reason for the respect from society is the righteousness of the character of the native. That is to say, these natives behave in a moral way in society and treat others humbly and respectfully. Ultimately, it provides support from their immediate society.

As the energies of desires are involved in this combination, it indicates that the native has the natural urge to maintain peace and harmony within their society. With their hard effort, they are fond of promoting righteousness, honesty, and divine values.

Alternatively, any damage to the 7th lord in the 9th house indicates a lack of these above-mentioned traits which also decreases societal support and respect.

Extremely Valorous & Faithful

Not only that these natives are righteous, but also extremely valorous, as the given combination forms the 3rd disposition and at the same time the 7th ruler aspects the 3rd house.

Hence, this combination is giving very supportive energies to the doubled 3rd house energies.

As a result, the native becomes mentally very strong, courageous, and valorous. It also gives the ability or motivation to take action in order to prosper in society, profession, or entrepreneurship

The faith provided by the 9th house also increases their motivation to put in hard work and effort while being safe in the knowledge that everything will turn out for the best when they just take action. Hence, this combination also makes these natives very optimistic about a bright future and destiny.

Many Undertakings

Speaking of which, their immense courage, optimism, and ambition makes them undertake many projects and ventures, as stated in Brihat Parashara Hora Shastra.

This effect is provided by many astrological reasons. The main shaping factor of this effect is the 3rd house, which is aspected by the 7th lord in the 9th house.

The ever-expansive 3rd house makes these native initiate various projects and ventures (7th significance). Moreover, their great ambitions, strong motivation, and bright optimism help them to be persistent and succeed at least one of their undertakings.

Fortunate Partnerships

As the 7th signifies partnerships, this combination proves to be fortunate regarding joint ventures. Their luck and fortune increase dramatically when they become united with other similar ambitious and valorous risk-takers.

The righteous and ethical disposition of these natives makes them trustworthy and attracts other honest entrepreneurs or action-takers who have high standards and values.

Intelligent Regarding Societal Norms

The 9th house is deeply related to the 5th house of intelligence through the Bhavat Bhavam technique. Specifically, the 5th from 5th is the 9th house.

At the same time, great support to the 3rd house by the aspect of the 7th ruler strengthens mental strength and abilities.

Now as the 7th also signifies rules, equity, and compromises, it indicates bring fortunate regarding knowledge of law and regulations. That is, these natives naturally understand how society works, and how important equity and harmony is to sustain balance within society.

They are well aware of societal standards and treat others with kindness and righteousness.

Their knowledge and intelligence regarding rules and regulations benefit them in their undertakings, ventures, and even entrepreneurship. This gives them a headstart, as they do everything according to rules, and are well aware of how to protect themselves with the help of law.

On the contrary, if this combination is ill-placed it indicates that these natives try to achieve their immoral desires by opposing societal norms and violating rules.


The 9th house also signifies father and the 7th ruler in this house indicates that the father of the native is involved in frequent traveling due to his ambitions, work, and/or hobbies. Frequent traveling is indicated by the 3rd disposition.

The 7th is opposite to 1st house, which signifies the birthplace. Hence, this combination indicates that the father may find his fortune in faraway lands.

Alternatively, if this combination is ill-placed it indicates that the father is excessively desirous and immoral at the same time.

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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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  • Wow! What an amazing indepth analysis. I can confirm all the predictions to be very accurate as I have the same placement.

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