10th House Lord in 6th House


Last updated on June 5th, 2020 at 12:55 pm

What does 10th House Lord in 6th House mean?

When the planet that governs the 10th house of the natal birth chart is located in the 6th house from the ascendant sign it means to have this planetary combination.

As a general effect of this combination, the significances of the 6th house, such as challenges, discipline, endurance, coworkers, teammates, employees, as well as difficulties, enemies, opposition, competition, disputes, quarrels, fights, wars, litigation, debts, 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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This is a rather difficult place for the 10th house lord to be in because the 6th house is a malefic house which is called a Dusthana Bhava as per sidereal Vedic astrology. Hence, this combination proves to be difficult for the topics of the 10th house in general.

However, if the 10th house ruler is in good dignity in the 6th house, it indicates positive outcomes out of initial difficult circumstances.

Moreover, 10th lord in 6th is in the 9th from its own sign which adds fortunate intonation to this combination. That is because the 9th house is a very auspicious trine house which signifies luck, fortune, righteousness, and prosperity.

Additionally, both the 10th and 6th houses belong to the triangle of wealth or Artha Trikona while the 9th belongs to the triangle of righteousness or Dharma Trikona. Hence, if this combination is well-formed, it proves to be favorable regarding wealth. If the native follows righteous principles and ethics, it supports a great amount of gains.

Results of 10th House Lord in 6th House

Service & Profession

The 10th house is also known as the house of karma which indicates the actions the native must perform in order to fulfill their karmic duties.

With that being said, the given house also signifies main activities in life, with what the native shines the brightest in their life, career, or business.

At the same time, the 6th house signifies challenges, obstacles, service, and competition.

Accordingly, with the linkage between these houses, the profession or business of the native is related to service. In fact, such natives are inherently inclined to offering service to others or humanity.

In fact, the 9th disposition which is formed by the given combination indicates that these natives are kind, humble, and righteousness which reflects their passion for offering their service selflessly.

That is because the 9th house is the natural astrological domain of the 9th Jupiter-ruled zodiac sign Sagittarius, which signifies kindness, righteousness, humbleness, and at the same time fierce determination/courage.

At the same time, the 10th ruler casts a direct aspect upon the 12th house, which positively signifies the expenses of resources and time on charitable deeds.

The style of working and offering service inhibits the same traits making the native determined, disciplined, and courage which enables them to handle their tasks efficiently, no matter how hard it is.

While they earn a considerably good amount of wealth through their service-related profession or business, they have a tendency to undervalue their effort and do more work for less amount of pay. As the aspect upon the 12th house suggests, they are also interested in donating some of their earnings and time to charities.

It is important to note that such an effect is possible when the 10th house lord is in good dignity in the 6th house which reflects a dignified native.

On the contrary, if the 10th ruler is in bad dignity in the 6th house, it indicates that the native becomes negatively cunning and tries to win over the competition by unethical and unfair means.

Such natives themselves become very envious which directs their eyes on the fortune of others. As a result, they make several attempts to attain fortune through negative shortcuts, such as deception, cheating, frauds, clever schemes, etc.

This attracts a lot of sinful enemies and also damages their social rank and reputation to a great extent, when their secrets surface, which will happen sooner or later.

Challenges & Obstacles

It equally means that the native has a lot of responsibilities in life which they fulfill by offering a different kind of service in any form in their profession or business.

Speaking of this, the 6th malefic house provides a lot of difficulties, hurdles, challenges, obstacles, and adverse situations to the work environment of the native.

Hence, these natives are prompted to overcome a lot of adversities while fulfilling their karmic duties. It may be a compensation for the abandonment of some duties in a past life.

With that being said, their work environment involves intense situations where these natives have to show their strength, durability, and discipline as much as possible in order to succeed in their tasks.

Skillful & Hardworking

If the given combination is well-formed or the 10th lord is strong and in good dignity, it indicates that the native has the strength, courage, discipline, and durability in order to overcome these adversities and prosper in their field of activity.

In fact, in such a case, these obstacles act as blessings in disguise and actually benefit the native in many ways. Most importantly, all the challenges and hardships force the native out of the comfort zone.

When leaving the comfort zone, the native evolves and trains with maximum efficiency. No great success in this world is made in comfort zones. Everything geat and all the beautiful destinations require a lot of struggle, devotion, and hard work.

Well Organized & Structured

Moreover, as both the 10th and 6th houses are the houses of gradual growth and improvement (Upachaya Bhava), such natives are motivated to constantly improve their skillsets and durability through regular training and learning.

Besides strength and durability, organizational skills are their other biggest strengths. The critical and detailed way of thinking and analyzing is provided by the energies of the 6th house. At the same time, the 10th is about authority, order, and structure.

Hence, with this well-formed combination, such natives are very skilled organizers and proficient analyzers. This also increases their tactical skills which are especially crucial for the difficult, intensive, and hostile work environments. Other than that, these natives always strive for good order and structure in their lives which increases their efficiency in work.

They are also very strict and harsh when it comes to law and order. This indicates that they motivate and guide others to become disciplined, organized, and law-abiding. If the guidance does not work, they force others to the same.

In fact, the 6th house signifies employees, coworkers, and teammates which indicates that the work of the natives involves working together with a team. Hence, if this combination is well-formed, such natives become exceptionally great, competent, and strong links in any team. Such natives are valued and reputed by their coworkers or teammates.

On the contrary, if the given combination is ill-formed, it indicates loss of luck and fortune because of deceptive coworkers, employees, or teammates. The jealous teammates try to secretly outscore the native and often by unfair means.

Prosperity From Hard Work

As the 9th disposition of luck and fortune suggests, if the native works hard while being ethical and righteous, they will eventually reap great rewards in the form of abundant prosperity and fortunes.

Furthermore, as the 10th house signifies the social rank and the 9th house general prosperity, this well-formed combination blesses the native with great reputation and recognition for their heroic acts, selfless, and humble service to the society.

On the contrary, if the 10th ruler is weak and il-placed, it indicates that the native lack the strength, skils, and durability to fight adversities and overcome difficult situations which brings their success to a halt and delays it for a while until they pull themselves together, stand up, and fight.

Enemies & Opposition

The challenging and intense work environment is one of the obstacles the native faces in their career or business.

The 6th house also signifies enemies, fights, competition, and opposition. Hence, native with this combination has many envious enemies who try to hinder their process of becoming fortunate whatever it takes.

If the 10th house lord is strong and well placed, it indicates that the native takes proper action with extreme courage in order to fight these enemies. Using their strength, durability, valor, and discipline, they are fortunate to win over their enemies and prosper.

Enemies are their other greatest teacher, trainers, and blessings in disguise which makes the become wiser and stronger every time they face their opposition.

Alternatively, if the given combination is ill-formed, it indicates that the enemies are able to cause losses of fortune and hinder/delay the success by causing lots of damage to the social reputation of the native. It also indicates losing fortune through losses in litigation.

Paternal Bliss

According to classical scripture of Vedic astrology Brihat Parashara Hora Shastra, this combination indicates troubles with father which damages paternal bliss.

The reason why the father is involved in this combination is the fact that the 9th disposition signifies the father of the native.

At the same time, the 6th house signifies quarrels. litigation, disputes, and disharmony. With the 10th lord in the 6th house, the native becomes overly ambitious and this causes the difference of views with their father which leads to disagreements and quarrels, at times.

However, if the given combination is well-formed, it indicates that the father is helpful to the native in realizing the ambitions. It also indicates that the natives able to prove their worth through their discipline, hard work, and devotion to work and eventually win the fatherly support.

On the contrary, if the given combination is ill-formed, it indicates a lot of obstacles and hurdles caused by disagreements and litigation with the father. The responsibilities through father bring the life of the native to a halt and delay the realization of their goals and ambitions.

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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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