What does 3rd House Lord in 10th House mean?

When the planet that rules over your natal 3rd house is located in the 10th house from the ascendant sign, it means to have this combination in Vedic astrology.

As a general result from this combination, the matters of the 10th house, such as karma, profession, high achievements, fame, status, honor, authority, social rank, etc are influenced by the significations of the 3rd house, such as courage, valors, siblings, skills, hobbies, effort, etc.

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This given combination is considered very transformative and at times difficult as the third house lord in the tenth house is eight signs away from own sign. The eighth house in Vedic astrology is all about sudden events, transformations, but also unexpected gains and sudden positive events.

Results of 3rd House Lord in 10th House

Happiness From Property

Ancient classical scripture BPHS states that the considered combination bestows happiness from the various real estate properties. Astrologically, it can be defined as the 3rd house lord is giving direct aspect to the 4th house of property and peace of mind from the 10th house.

As a direct result of this aspect, the native is enjoying luxuries related to properties that are earned with lots of own effort, skills, and knowledge. Ownership of such assets also provides a sense of security and peace of mind to people with this combination.

Self-Earned Wealth

The same classical source also mentions that people with this combination are self-made and prosperous people.

The mentioned effect is provided by the fact that the 10th house belongs to the triangle of wealth or Artha Trikona while the 3rd house signifies self-made efforts. As a result, people with this combination are blessed with wealth earned using self-made efforts and personal skills, especially communication skills.

Support From Authority

The 10th house signifies the highest authority and strong authoritative figures, and with 3rd house lord in the 10th house, it indicates great support from these authority figures regarding skill development.

People with this combination are largely dependent on the support from these figures, as they shape the way and style of communication of the native.

Difficult Work Life

As from the 8th disposition mentioned earlier, it causes the natives to have very unstable professional or work life that eventually transforms them towards other pah where they find success.

Mentorship & Transformation

As the 3rd lord in 10th house is in eighth from its own house/sign, it indicates sudden events and even transformation. With this combination, authority figures are the catalyst for the inner transformation of the native.

If the 3rd house lord is well placed in the 10th house, it indicates that sudden events will take place in the life of native, that prompts them to quit a certain path and find a mentor with high authority who guides and transforms the way of thinking of the native (3rd significance) as well as motivates to build up the inner strength and courage of the native.

As a result of this mentorship, people with this planetary combination become more courageous, develop special skills, readjust their mindset for the better, and start becoming prosperous and generate self-earned wealth.

When Ill-Placed

If the 3rd lord is ill-placed in the10th house (fallen&debilitated) then it indicates various difficulties regarding this planetary combination. The eighth disposition is hard by itself, and when the given lord is also ill-placed, it gives hard outcomes from this combination.

As a result of this, the native lack skills, courage, and develops resentments towards the more successful and authoritative figures which makes these natives act immorally causing very bad relation with and lack of support from authority figures. It also indicates that authority causes sudden losses to the natives and their wealth.

Prosperity & Communication

The 3rd house signifies communication skills, including speaking and publishing skills whereas the 10th house signifies high achievements. As a result of this combination, it indicates becoming prosperous with publications and/or speaking in public regarding various topics depending on other factors in the birth chart.

When the considered combination is well placed, such people also achieve high social rank and honor from society for skilled creations.

Sudden Gains

As the third lord in tenth is eight places away from its own house/sign, it indicates sudden events, including sudden gains. The gains are related to own effort, skills, and profession (3rd and 10th significances).

In other words, people with this combination have the secret sauce of success in work or business. They are very knowledgeable about how things work underneath, how the system is made up. As a result, they are talented in finding difficult and secret ways to success.

This secret knowledge and acting tactics can bestow such natives a great number of sudden gains. For such positive results, the 3rd lord should be well placed in the 10th house.

The ill-placement of the given combination indicates using secret knowledge immorally and unethically resulting in sudden losses because of being caught by authorities.

Expansion Of Significances

Both, the 3rd and 10th houses belong to Upachaya Bhava or houses of expansion and constant growth. Henceforth, it indicates that all the significances of the given houses grow exponentially and continually.

As a result, the skills, courage, ambition, will-power of the native is becoming stronger and bigger gradually and continually. For the development of these skills in a positive and productive direction, the 3rd lord should not be fallen/debilitated in the 10th house.

Jealousy Of Siblings

The 3rd house belongs to younger siblings, and in the 10th house is in difficult eighth position from its own sign/house indicates that the siblings of the native carry jealousy towards the native and their unique success.

If the combination if well placed, it indicates that siblings cause no harm to the native despite jealousy.

If the combination is ill-placed, it indicates the secret activities of the siblings against natives behind the back that may cause sudden arm and loss of fame to the native. It equally indicates that the native is jealous of siblings and thus trying to outscore them by every means, including deception.

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Martin Boldovski

Warm Greetings my friends! My desire is to share the miraculous ancient knowledge with the world with the intention to help guide people in their lifepaths. My interpretations are all based on classical authorities of Vedic astrology and their books, as well as general observations.

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