10th House Lord in 1st House


Last updated on June 5th, 2020 at 12:53 pm

What does 10th House Lord in 1st House mean?

When the planet that governs the 10th house of the natal birth chart is located in the 1st house or ascendant, it means to have this combination in guestion.

As a general result of this combination, the matters of the 1st house such as self, soul, vitality, health, head, the constitution of the body, mentality, general life direction & soul purpose, honor, dignity, birth or beginning of life, initiation of everything new, etc are influenced by the significations of the 10th house such as karma or main duties in life, responsibilities, karma, profession, order & regulations, midheaven & brightest point in life, public life, high achievements, social rank & status, honor, high authority, etc.

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Generally speaking, this is a very auspicious combination as both houses involved are benefic and favorable as per sidereal Vedic astrology. Moreover, both the 10th and 1st houses are very supportive quadrant houses that are categorized under the Kendra Bhava house group.

What makes this combination further auspicious is that the 10th house lord in the 1st house is in 4th from its own sign. That is because the 4th house is another quadrant house which signifies comforts, conveyances, luxuries, domestic happiness, peace of mind, motherly affection, property, and basically everything that makes life comfortable.

It is very important to remember that in order to extract auspicious results out of the significations of the houses involved, the 10th house ruler should be in good dignity in the 1st house or ascendant.

The 10th house belongs to the triangle of wealth or Artha Trikona, the 1st house belongs to the triangle of righteousness or Dharma Trikona while the 4th house belongs to the triangle of salvation or Moksha Trikona.

The connection between these house types indicates earning monetary gains righteously. It also indicates being concerned about salvation or going to heaven after incarnation by fulfilling the karmic soul mission and main duties in life.

Results of 10th House Lord in 1st House

Hard Working & Responsible

The 10th house is about main duties in life which can be also termed as karmic duties that a native must fulfill during a lifetime.

When the 10th house lord settles down in the 1st house of self and soul, it indicates that the life path of the native is strongly linked to great responsibilities and karmic duties.

In other words, it means that the main activity, hobby, enterprise, or career they are dealing with carries high importance for them as it is directly linked with their birth purpose and soul mission.

The outcomes whether the native does good karma or not is highly dependent on the dignity of the 10th house lord.

Accordingly, if the 10th house ruler is in good dignity, which means that it is well placed in a favorable sign, it also influences the soul of the native positively.

It indicates that the native takes their responsibilities very seriously and are naturally inclined towards fulfilling their duties. This makes them extremely dutiful or hard-working by nature.

On the contrary, if the given combination is ill-formed, it indicates lacking motivation, ambition, and enthusiasm to deal with their duties.

In other words, they become directionless which also makes them rather passive in life. At the same time, the 10th house stll pushes resposibilities on them which they have a really hard time dealing with because lacking the energy, passion, and vitality.

As a result, the responsibilities grow over the head which brings many hindrances on the life path, especially in the early part of life. With that being said, such natives have a tendency to hide their heads under the sand whenever some difficulty or responsibility hits them.

As soon as they pull themselves together after experiencing difficulties, they realize how unfulfilled responsibilities weigh them down. They also realize that it is better to deal with responsibilities right when they appear instead of postponing or running from them to make life flow more harmoniously later.

All of this teaches us that it is impossible to run from responsibilities. While evading them, they grow bigger and bigger which makes it much harder to deal with later.

Virtuous Behavior

The 10th house is also the house of action which reflects how one behaves and deals with everything in public life.

At the same time, the 1st house belongs to the triangle of righteousness. Hence, with the 10th lord in the 1st house, the native becomes virtuous and well behaved.

It shows that the motives of everything these natives do are good-natured which ensures that they perform pious acts in life.

Such natives are very reliable when combining their responsible nature with their virtuous mentality.

This ultimately increases their public dignity, name, status, and fame altogether.

Alternatively, if the 10th house lord is in bad dignity, it makes the natives lack righteousness mentality. This, in turn, indicates that they have a tendency to become greedy as the 10th house belongs to the wealth-triangle.

When they become greedy, their motives become very selfish. It makes them capable of performing immoral acts in order to benefit themselves.

All of this greatly damages their public image, rank, and status along with great disapproval of society.

Respects Law & Order

The 10th house is the most important quadrant house because it signifies strict structure and order. Without this, nothing would function in the highly evolved world.

Thanks to the strict structure of law and order, the world functions in a perfectly organized way which made all the great achievements of humanity possible.

The same rule also applies at a personal level. That is, a person with this combination is especially well organized which helps them to manage their day to day tasks with maximum efficiency. This ability is the secret key to managing their high responsibilities with ease.

With all that being said, thee natives show great respect to the law, order, and social structure. Their actions prove that they are loyal to the system which makes all the great achievements of society possible.

Efficient Managers

While the 10th house signifies structure, it also reflects the perfect hierarchical system. After all, this house is also about career and enterprising where hierarchy is an important way to structurize personnel and arrange them to ensure maximum efficiency in any organization.

As the 10th house signifies all this social order, organization, ranking system, etc the positioning of the given lord in ascendant provides a mentality to the native which motivates them to climb up the social ladder to achieve good rank and status.

As they show high respect to structural order, they follow it strictly which makes especially efficient managers. These natives with this combination are the ones with a strong CEO mentality.

The 10th house also casts a direct aspect upon the 7th house. The 7th house is exactly opposite to the 1st house of self which signifies reflection of the soul to the society. It shows how other perceive this native.

Hence, this combination has a major role in shaping the public image of the native. If the given combination is well-formed, it makes these natives highly respected, honored, and admired by society.

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Others see them as trustworthy and competent managers and can safely rely on them. Trust is earned by the truthful, responsible, and righteous nature of the native.

Alternatively, and ill-placed 10th ruler indicates the exact opposite. That is their soul lack dignity and purity which also reflects their actions that ultimately damages their reputation and repel social support.

Active & Ambitious Mentality

Th 1st house is about head and mentality which becomes highly shaped by the 10th house lord.

As the 10th house reflects main activities in life, as well as high status and honor, the presence of this lord in the ascendant provides a very active and ambitious mentality to the native.

These natives are the doers and action takers. They are willing to do whatever it takes to make great achievements and attain good status in life.

Their active and enterprising mentality is another great sign that they are perfectly suitable for high demanding and responsible authoritative positions in society, career, or business.

Aa the 4th disposition suggests these natives are also well learned and fond of improving their baggage of knowledge consistently. Their mentality is gradually strengthened by their motivation to keep learning and improving their thinking patterns.

Alternatively, if the given combination is ill-formed, it also decreases the mental abilities and energy levels of the native. This makes them less capable of achieving great heights in life.

Ample Gains

All of the good qualities provided by this combination including their hard-working nature enable these natives to earn ample wealth gains though their main activities and duties in life, especially when considering the fact that the 10th house is a member of wealth-triangle.

Moreover, the 10th house is also Upachaya Bhava or constant house of growth which indicates that the financial condition is gradually improving in parallel with their social status, rank, and public achievements.

Such natives are fond of a comfortable lifestyle which indicates that they will spend a great portion of their earnings on comforts, conveyances, luxuries, and beautiful homes.

This is because of the 4th disposition formed by this combination, which signifies these previously mentioned matters.

In addition to that, the 10th house also signifies the wealth and accumulated assets of the father because it is in 2nd (wealth) from the 9th house (father).

With the 10th lord connecting to the house of self, the native is privileged to enjoy the prosperity of their father. That is, the father supports the undertakings of native financially. Moreover, their father also offers moral support and motivation which provides security and peace of mind to the native.

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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 with worldly science, but to offer the best cure for worldly issues. Please comment & share the article with your friends using social media buttons below.

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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 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.


  • Thanks for sharing your knowledge freely. Astrology is the superscience. Sad that its not reserached and appreciated as such.

    • Hello Rajiv

      Fortunately, Indian government authorities maintain the ancient and sacred tradition. Vedic Astrology can be also learned in universities thanks to that.


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