7th House Lord in 2nd House


Last updated on March 15th, 2020 at 10:04 pm

What does 7th House Lord in 2nd House mean?

When the planet that controls the 7th house of the natal birth chart is sitting in the 2nd house from the ascendant sign, it means to have this combination.

As a general result of this combination, the matters of the 2nd house, such as wealth accumulations, assets, family values, face, speech, nutritional values, self-value, etc are influenced by the significances of the 7th house, such as life partner, spouse, marriage, various partnerships, joint ventures, marketplace, entrepreneurship, your public image, etc.

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It is generally considered an auspicious position regarding wealth and family, as the ruler of an auspicious 7th house, which is a quadrant or Kendra Bhava supports the matters of the 2nd house.

On the other hand, it carries deeply intensive and difficult energies as the 7th ruler in the 2nd house is in difficult 8th from own sign. The 8th is a difficult one because carries significations of sudden events, changes, transformation, uncertainty, everything hidden, occult, hidden senses, etc.

It is termed as a malefic house or Dusthana Bhava because of bringing sudden changes and disruptions. However, it also carries positive significances which can be extracted by a strong and well placed 7th lord with good dignity.

In addition to that, the 7th belongs to the triangle of desire or Kama Trikona while the 2nd belongs to the triangle of wealth or Artha Trikona as per sidereal Vedic astrology. Hence, the connection of these houses proves to be supportive regarding wealth accumulations but with a twist.

Results of 7th House Lord in 2nd House

Very Passionate & Many Partners

When referring to ancient authorities and their scriptures, such as BPHS, it is mentioned that people with this combination are inclined to have physical relations with many partners.

The reason for this interpretation is provided by various astrological indications, first of which is the fact that the 7th house belongs to the desire-triangle and hence the ruler of the given house carries a lot of sensual energies.

In addition to that, the 8th disposition caused by the positioning f the 7th lord from own sign increases the passionate energies to this equation. It is because the 8th house is the house of passion and physical intimacy to the extremes.

Accordingly, the passionate and desirous nature of the native motivates them to be involved with many intimate partners.

Disharmony In Family

In addition to that, both 7th and 2nd houses are the damage inflicting hoses or Maraka Bhava because they gave a tendency to give one thing in the condition of taking or compromising another thing.

In this context, it may cause damage to the marriage and take away peace in family life, which also causes damage to family values.

It is because of the secret relations with other partners of the native with this combination which causes losses of harmony in relationship with spouse.

The disharmony is further supported by the 8th disposition of this combination. It causes a lot of sudden quarrels and changes in the family because of the secrets that may come to the surface abruptly.

As there are frequent conflicts and disharmony because of this, it also causes damage to family values and children of the native may learn immoral things as a result.

Spark & Passion With Spouse

However, if the 7th lord is well placed and in good dignity in the 2nd house, it saves from the biggest disasters and breakups. It also saves the family from falling apart.

To be specific, this positive form of the considered combination indicates that the native is able to control their desires and share the passion with their life partner.

Furthermore, it will strengthen the spark between the native and life partner because of the extreme amount of fire and passion occurring between them.

As the 7th rules over desires and 8th disposition adds passion and ire, it provides a very sensuous, intense, extremely attractive, and passionate life partner to the native.

Alternatively, if this combination is ill-placed, the spouse of the native is very jealous. secretive, cunning, negatively passionate, immoral, and sinful. In such a case, the partner may also be careless regarding family values and children.

Sudden Gains & Marriage

Moreover, the good strength of the 7th lord in the 2nd house promises a lot of sudden gains of wealth after marriage or through life partner.

This effect is provided by the 8th disposition which signifies sudden gains of wealth (2nd) positively, as the combination is well-formed.

The gains can be in the form of dowry from in-laws as the 8th signifies the family of the spouse, or astrologically speaking, 8th is 2nd (wealth) from 7th (spouse).

At the same time, the 7th signifies marriage and the 2nd wealth, so the connection between these houses confer sudden gains the effect of which is activated after marriage taking place.

Moreover, the marriage promises to be durable and long-lasting if this combination is well-formed.

It also promises a great relationship with the family members of the spouse, In fact, the in-laws contribute a lot on shaping the family traditions and values of the native.

Transformative Marriage

As the 8th disposition is formed with the 7th lord being in 2nd hose, it indicates that the sudden and intense events taking place inside the relationship and family life cause the transformation of the native.

If this combination if well placed, it indicates that these transformations take positive direction and heal both partners in marriage. They are able to change from good to bad and improve one another.

Sudden Gains & Joint Ventures

Speaking of 7th significations, it also signifies trading, business, the marketplace, and partnership ventures.

Hence, the previously mentioned effect also applies to business partnerships.

To be specific, there is an increased amount of sudden and unexpected benefits and gains after joining partnership ventures. This will tremendously boost the level of success wealth, and prosperity of all parties involved in this business partnership.

Moreover, great longevity is promised to this partnership, as the 8th also signifies durability, as being the natural house of Mars-ruled Scorpio.

Hence, this 8th disposition prolongs the effects given by this combination.

Diplomatic & Aggressive Speech

This combination provides a very diplomatic, lawful, and righteous speech but with a very cruel and aggressive intonation.

This effect is provided by the significance of the 2nd house, which is speech. The legal topics are provided by the significations of the 7th house, which is the natural home of Libra, which symbolizes balance, law, harmony, and equity.

The aggressive undertone or intonation is provided by the 8th disposition.

Accordingly, this combination indicates that the native is well aware of legal matters and express them through their speech. They are inclined to do it in a forceful way by imposing rules and morals on others, especially family members.

Influence From Society

The 7th signifies society and the given lord in 2nd brings the influence from society to the family life of the native.

The 8th disposition indicates secret activities and jealousy which means that the immoral members (not all, only those wicked ones) from the society of the native act behind the back and continually plan something that causes damage to the family of the native.

The native itself is viewed as an aggressive and straightforward person to society. The native also has a lot of conspiracies that are created secretly by some members of society.

If this combination is il placed, the native has a very immoral, dirty, unpure, and wicked public image. The native with this cobmiantion may be held guilty for bad acts within their family regarding spouse.

The mentioned effects manifest in specific periods and the intensity of them depends on planetary strength level and many other factors.

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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.


  • Your explanation on the effects of house lordships is one of the best I have come accross. I am grateful to you for sharing this freely. Why not write a book ? You have God given talent.

  • Apart from characteristics of spouse and marriage, does the 7th lord also indicate how the native may behave in their marriage as well as with the spouse?


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