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What does 12th House Lord in 11th House mean?

When the planet that governs the 12th house of the natal birth chart is located in the 11th house from the ascendant sign, it means to have this planetary combination.

As a general effect of this combination, the significances of the 11th house such as gains, profits, aspirations, wishes, desires, the fulfillment of aspirations, recovery from hardships, fruits of discipline, the celebration of auspicious events, communities, friends, elder siblings, large networks, etc. are influenced by the significances of the 12th house, such as long term investments, expenses on self, charities, creativity, dreams, bedroom comforts, visions, the power to manifest visions into reality, foreign matters, as well as deception, hidden enemies, losses, isolation, obstacles, limits, etc.

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This combination proves to be difficult for the 11th house matters because the 12th house carries malefic energies and is called a Dusthana Bhava for the same reason as per sidereal Vedic astrology.



Despite this fact, the 12th house energies are still vital for life. In fact, the 12th house is always active and present, but in different houses. With that being said, the house where the 12th lord sits signifies the areas where significant obstacles, losses, expenses, or sacrifice is made to evolve deeply.

It is important for the 12th lord to be dignified in order to be able to produce auspicious outcomes out of initial struggles.

What makes this combination even more difficult is the fact that the 12th lord in the 11th house is in 12th from its own sign. Hence, the intensively difficult energies of the 12th house get doubled with this combination.

On the other hand, what makes this combination very special is the fact that the 12th and 11th houses are deeply interlinked with each other through the Bhavat Bhavam technique.

To be specific, the 11th house is the powerhouse to the 12th house because of being the 12th from the 12th house. Now the reason why this combination becomes special is that the 12th lord gets connected with its powerhouse which reflects the ability of this combination to produce great outcomes after initial struggles.

The 12th house belongs to the triangle of salvation or Moksha Trikona while the 11th house belongs to the triangle of desires or Kama Trikona.

The connection between these house types indicates a deep inherent urge to fulfill all the good-natured desires in life to be free from materialistic attachments and attain salvation if the 12th lord is dignified.

Results of 12th House Lord in 11th House

Sacrifice Of Materialism

According to the classical source Brihat Parashara Hora Shastra, individuals with this combination incur increased expenses.



The reason for this effect is the malefic effect of the 12th lord on the 11th house of gains and profits.

Accordingly, this combination indicates the dissolution of profits or increased expenses. It also indicates the sacrifice of profits or materialistic desires for spirituality, kindness, good causes, or general generosity.

This effect has multiple outcomes that are highly dependent on the dignity of the 12th house lord.

Namely, if the 12th house lord is dignified, it also reflects a highly generous, kind, and pious soul. They are willing to spend their material resources or time for charities and other kind acts.

Alternatively, if the 12th lord is undignified it indicates an inability to sacrifice oneself to serve the community.

That is because of the deep vulnerability caused by ungratefulness which makes them think that they deserve better.

As a result of this inner state they become uninterested to help others and constantly seek to improve their own situation without realizing that helping others is the best way to help oneself.

Pious & Massive Goals

Speaking of intentions to help many people, these natives have very big and pious goals.

The reason for this is hidden in the 11th house, which signifies aspirations, long term goals, planning, etc.

With a dignified 12th house lord in the 11th house these natives have a natural desire to achieve goals that are related to the 12th house significances, such as spirituality, salvation, foreign matters, etc.

The 11th house signifies community, large groups of people, and networks. Therefore this combination reflects their desire to help, enlighten, and guide masses of people towards betterment.

In short words, this combination provides them with ambitious goals that are motivated by kindness, generosity, humbleness, and benefit for all.

These natives become involved with groups of people or communities where they can share spiritual interests with like-minded people.

Alternatively, it indicates interest to become involved with groups where they can relieve grief and empower others.

Moreover, these natives are inclined to establish organizations that are related to spirituality, liberty, financial freedom, or any other similar topic.



With all that being said, this combination still provides a lot of obstacles and hardships in the path of fulfilling goals, but which are meant to temper and strengthen the native.

On the contrary, if the 12th lord is weakened or undignified, it indicates being materialistically aligned which decreases their ability to see the beauty in spiritual values.

As a result, their goals become materialistic and this is the reason why they are not interested in kind or generous deeds towards masses of people.

On the other hand, it is also hard for them to fulfill materialistic goals because of giving little gratitude to what they have.

Dissolution Of Greed

The deeper reason for their ultimate kindness is the fact that the 12th lord dissolves the materialistic outlooks on life in the 11th house.

When they are free from materialistic attachments, they are perfectly capable to fulfill their massive ambitions that benefit the whole community and not only themselves.

Their friends often wonder how these natives are so generous and selfless. This leaves their friends often think that the native is foolish and let others take advantage of them.



In reality, individuals with this combination acknowledge the bad actions of others and deliberately perform acts of kindness even when they know that they are being taken advantage of. Sometimes these natives like to destroy hidden enemies with kindness.

Moreover, the 11th house is Upachaya Bhava which means gradual growth and improvement. This indicates that their great selfless goals constantly expand over time as they evolve and develop their ideas.

If the 12th lord is dignified, it indicates increased greed because of an excessive sense of lack. The feeling of lack is caused by weak 12th lord which indicates unnecessary expenses that cause financial obstacles.

As a result of this lack, they have a hard time shifting their focus away from worldly goals.

Power To Manifest

The spiritual 12th house is all about imagination, creativity, ability to channel divine energies, and the ability to manifest all of this into materialistic reality.

This is what the 12th lord in its powerhouse, the 11th house really does. It amplifies the ability to put ideas that are channeled through spiritual signs into action and fulfill generous long term aspirations through that.

That is to say, their ideas and long term goals are inspired by spirituality and signs in nature that speak with the soul of the native with this combination.

It is important to remember that successful manifestation of dreams, visions, signs, and divine ideas is possible with a strong and dignified 12th lord only.



If the 12th lord is dignified, it indicates the ability to visualize worldly success and achieve it while being motivated solely by generous goals.

That is, they have the ability to remain detached from wealth, profits, and greed while chasing their dreams of a better for everyone in the community.

In fact, in Yavanyataka is mentioned that individuals with this combination are capable of gaining a great number of materialistic profits. Thus, they are usually free from materialistic concerns and trust that the universe always provides them with every resource they ever require in their life.

On the contrary, if the 12th lord is undignified, it indicates an inability to see the signs of nature and connect with spiritual realms. This, in turn, decreases their ability to manifest dreams into reality.

This effect is largely caused by their critical and ungrateful attitude which repels spiritual energies and divine support in life.

Truthful & Famous

In another classical source, Yavanyataka is mentioned that individuals with this combination are charitable and reliable.

They are also said to attain fame and become celebrated in their locality or community.

These positive outcomes can only be produced by a strong and dignified 12th house lord in the 11th house.

One of the biggest reasons why they become celebrated and admired by the community and masses of people is that they are always generous, reliable, and willing to do good for all.

They are known for their ability to see the big picture and strive towards a better and truthful future.



Nourished By Others

Sage Parashara stated that individuals with this combination are brought up by others.

This effect can have various deeper meanings. Generally speaking, it means that these individuals are supported by their community.

Additionally, it can also mean that these natives have had a lack of parental closeness and therefore were raised by other people, such as community members or other elders in the family.

Many people are naturally inclined to support and offer affection or protection to these natives in many ways.

That effect is provided by positive significations of the 12th house, which are produced by a dignified or strong 12th house lord.

As the 12th house lord in 11th house is in 12th from its own sign, this combination can also be interpreted as a loss of losses or dissolution of unnecessary expenses.

As a result of this positive and strong 12th lord, the native does not have to worry about material resources and put in expences for themselves.

Instead, these natives are being taken care of by other people, such as spouses, community members, other family members with efforts and resources.

The main reason why they are nourished and offered divine support by community members is their spiritually pure and generous mentality and inclination to serve the community in the first place. As a result, these natives receive the same in return, but in much bigger amounts.

The support can be also from the government as the 12th lord casts direct aspect upon the 5th house of authorities and kings.



Alternatively, if not supported by others, then the universe always provides these natives with whatever they need to fulfill their great and pious goals in life.

Again, their good-natured long term goals as well as consistent effort to achieve them is what blesses these natives with divine support and guidance.

On the contrary, if the 12th lord is undignified, it indicates a lack of support from the community as well as elders because of having a lack of good intentions towards others.

Secret Supporters

This combination also provides hidden supporters or protectors to the native, as the 12th lord is in its powerhouse, the 11th house.

The positioning of the 12th lord in 12th from its own sign can be interpreted as a hidden enemy of the hidden enemy (of the native), who becomes a friend to the native.

In other words, the native becomes protected by hidden supporters without the ill-wishers even knowing that.

In fact, as the 12th house of hidden enemies influences the 11th house of large groups of people, it indicates that the native definitely has a lot of secret enemies.

These enemies cause periodical mental stress and sufferings to the native. On the other hand, these difficulties strengthen the native emotionally.

As a result they become very resistant to stress and negativity. They won’t let anyone influence or hinder their process of fulfilling goals.

Enemies to cause damage and losses to the native in every way possible but fail in the same because the native has strong divine protection and foresight.

If the 12th lord is dignified in the 11th house and the native has good-natured ambitions, it indicates that their enemies are sinners or jealous people who try to stop truth and righteousness from spreading.

That is because when the truth dominates, then sinners are exposed and this is what they fear the most.

It is another form of manifestation of divine support and guidance. This is how this combination protects from hidden enemies and losses.

Detachment From Siblings

The 11th house also denotes elder siblings and the influence of the 12th house on this house causes detachment with ones elder sibling(s).

The detachment is not always negative but definitely includes emotional detachment. It is possible that the elder sibling becomes a secret enemy and starts working against the native.

This combination also reflects the extravagant or excessively spendthrift elder siblings. They are often careless with resources which leads to financial struggles.

Gains Through Others

Sage Parashara also stated that this combination provides gains through other people.

This effect can be also explained through the Bhavat Bhavam connection between the 12th and 11th houses.

Namely, the native is able to gain from losses or others or by offering support to those in need.

With that being said, this combination indicates that the native is involved with foreign matters and communities, as the 12th house suggests.

Their gains can be also through import, export, or very large international organizations.

Another possibility is gains and profits by leveraging crowdfunding or resources of other people. In fact, as these natives are truthful and reliable, they are trusted to take care of the resources of other people.

Spiritual Connections

When it comes to their connections, networking, or community, they are interested to connect with like-minded, generous, kind, and spiritual people.

Their friends are also from foreign lands and often physically away from the native. This leaves the native isolated from friends most of the time.

However, as the long-term goals of these natives are tightly linked to their like-minded friends/connections, they communicate with them often.

In fact, the friends or connections the native creates are influenced by 12th house matters, such as spirituality, freedom, etc. That is to say, their friend’s circle is very tight. They only let special people in their friendzone who are spiritually pure and share deeply similar viewpoints with them.

These are the natives who choose loneliness over the fake company at any given time and condition.

Additionally, it indicates that the friends of the native are very freedom-loving and seek financial liberation or independence, just like the native does.

Hence, these natives become involved with international entrepreneurs, who ambitiously seek for ways to liberate themselves from materialistic reality.

Additionally, they choose people around themselves who have pious ambitions and fulfill them through moral and righteous ways only.

What is more, these natives are rather emotionally detached from their friends and keep a professional attitude with them. Their compassion and affection are mostly expressed in the community and towards masses of people.

As the 12th house is a malefic one, there is always a high danger that friends turn deceitful because of envy or misunderstandings caused by the emotionally distant attitude of the native.

However, as mentioned earlier, these natives always have the support of the community, and no hidden enemy, even when it is in the form of former friends, can not harm the native.

Strong Foresight

In addition to that, the native with this combination has a very strong foresight and long term planning abilities.

This is another auspicious and positive manifestation of the 12th house energies.

In addition to that, the native is very wise regarding financial management and thus decreases expenses by constantly monitoring and optimizing them.

Instead of unnecessary expenses, these natives are naturally inclined to invest the available resources to ensure financial freedom and security in the long run.

In BPHS is mentioned that these natives definitely have expenses, but on good purposes, if the 12th lord is dignified.

These initial expenses made on long term investments produce healthy returns over time and strengthen the financial condition of the native.

In fact, everything materialistic actually drains the energy of the native. Therefore, they develop a deep urge to liberate themselves from material desires and one way to do that is to achieve financial independence.

With that being said, this combination does not favor impulsive short-term investments.

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1 Comment

D · August 4, 2020 at 03:45

I’ve got such combination and it’s very accurate, thank you for the enlightening information, it has just helped me understand more about myself.

In my case, the lord of 12th in the 11th, is Uranus in Aquarius, it’s conjunct Jupiter also in Aquarius and Neptune in Capricorn; all of this making a sextile to a conjunction of Pluto, Mars, Venus, MC, in Sagittarius in the ninth. 😄

So bit by bit I’m figuring it out, I’ll read more of your stuff.

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