12th House Lord in 2nd House


Last updated on June 6th, 2020 at 12:30 pm

What does 12th House Lord in 2nd House mean?

When the planet that governs the 12th house of the natal birth chart is located in the 2nd house from the ascendant sign, it means to have this planetary combination.

As a general effect of this combination, the significations of the 2nd house, such as accumulated wealth, assets, values, self-worth, family values & traditions, mental resources & talents, speech, vision, 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 land, as well as deception, hidden enemies, losses, isolation, obstacles, limits, etc.

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Generally speaking, any combination with the 12th house lord is rather difficult because the 12th house carries malefic energies in the first place and is therefore called Dusthana Bhava as per sidereal Vedic astrology.

However, the energies of the 12th house are still vital, and in addition to that, under certain conditions, auspicious outcomes are extracted out of this malefic house. The condition is that the 12th house lord should be dignified in order to be able to provide positive outcomes out of initial hurdles that the malefic house gives.

What adds more difficult energies to this combination is the fact that 12th lord in 2nd house is in 3rd from its own sign. That is because the 3rd house is another malefic house which signifies struggles, effort, hard work, as well as courage, physical & mental strength, the power to take action, vital skills, etc.

The 12th house belongs to the triangle of salvation or Moksha Trikona, the 2nd house belongs to the triangle of wealth or Artha Trikona while the 3rd (disposition) house belongs to the triangle of desires or Kama Trikona.

The connection between these house types indicates deep desire to exhaust valuable resources on pious purposes, if the 12th lord is dignified.

Results of 12th House Lord in 2nd House

Increased Expenses

One of the generic effects of this combination is that the losses or expenses put the financial condition of the native under stress.

The main reason for this effect is provided by the general significance of the 12th house, which signifies losses or expenses. At the same time, the 2nd house signifies assets, valuables, and accumulated wealth.

Hence, the fundamental effect of the connection between these houses indicates that losses or increased expenditure influence the financial condition in one way or another.

Whether the expenses are for good purposes or not is highly dependent on the dignity of the 12th house lord.

Accordingly, if the 12th house lord is dignified in the 2nd house, it shows that the expenses are for good deeds or desired purposes.

On the contrary, if the 12th lord is undignified, it indicates unnecessary and undesired losses that cause great damage to the financial foundation or accumulated wealth.

Auspicious Expenses

According to the classical source Brihat Parashara Hora Shastra, there are many positive results linked to this combination. One of the positive effects is that individuals with this combination have an inclination to spend on auspicious purposes.

First of all, this effect can be possible if the 12th house lord is in good shape or dignified.

Another major shaping factor of this given effect is the fact that the 12h house is a highly spiritual house which signifies salvation and spiritual fulfillment.

Spiritual enlightenment and fulfillment, in turn, require a lot of divine devotion from the native in the form of generosity, humbleness, pious deeds, and respect towards divine energies.

When it comes to this combination, the spiritual devotion of the native motivates them to exhaust their valuable resources, be it time or wealth, on generous, charitable, and humble deeds.

Thus, it is stated by classical authorities that this combination causes expenses on auspicious purposes. With that being said, the native does it with pure will and desire to do good for all.

Protection From Losses

While this combination denotes increased expenses, it does not mean that the native has a weak financial condition, especially if the 12th lord is dignified.

In fact, one of the positive effects of the 12th house is the protection from unnecessary losses through wise management of resources and monitoring expenses.

These favorable abilities are provided if the 12th lord is dignified and strong. As a result of this, the native becomes knowledgeable about their expenses and avoid waste of time and other resources.

The 3rd disposition is what endows with financial management skills to the native.

As a positive side effect of this, they also have more time and wealth for fulfilling auspicious deeds.

What is more, a dignified planet in the 2nd house of wealth definitely protects the financial condition and accumulated possessions of the native, even when the planet is lord of a malefic house.

Furthermore, what strengthens the financial foundation of the native with this combination is the fact that they increase their good karma by devotion to divine energies.

As per the law of karma, generosity is what naturally attracts abundance and blessings. While they are willing to humbly provide to others, they receive unimaginable blessings in return from the almighty.

An undignified 12th lord indicates karmic debts regarding wealth and possessions. As a result, these natives experience heavy losses that create financial obstacles to them.

Alternatively, it indicates an excessive desire for materialism which makes them inclined towards acquiring them through unacceptable, sinful, deceptive, or immoral ways.

Creative Skills & Ambitious

Alternatively, this combination reflects its ability to increase wealth through spiritual & religious activities, isolation, charitable organizations, health care, healing, foreign lands & people, large organizations, etc.

Natives with this combination are very skilled when it comes to spiritual practices, as the 3rd disposition suggests.

As the 12th house is tightly related to the 11th house through the Bhavat Bhavam connection, it indicates the ability to incorporate creativity and power of imagination to strengthen the financial foundation.

Therefore, these natives are skilled in creative endeavors, especially when related to spirituality or similar, which helps them to improve their financial condition.

They are able to manifest their dreams of wealth into reality. The 3rd disposition also endows them with the power to take action and put in the effort to achieve their dreams.

If the 12th lord is strong while creates the 3rd disposition, it indicates that these natives are extremely ambitious and driven to achieve their goals.

As the 12th and 3rd (disposition) houses are still malefic, it indicates a lot s of obstacles and struggles in building a solid financial foundation. However, with a well-formed combination, they have the character traits and skills that are required to overcome these obstacles.

If this combination is ill-formed, it reflects a lack of skills to acquire wealth through righteous ways. This becomes the main reason why they choose crooked ways to increase their wealth.

They also become rather directionless in life which affects their power to take action adversely. As a result, they lose motivation to work hard and develop skills that become their main obstacle in acquiring a stronger financial condition.

Alternatively, it indicates that the expenses exceed the number of wealth gains that put the financial condition of the native under great stress.

Religious & Sweet-Spoken

Another effect mentioned in BPHS is that individuals with this combination are religious, have virtuous qualities in character, and speak in a sweet manner.

The religious or spiritual disposition in the character of the native is provided by the 12th house as mentioned earlier.

The virtuous character is also provided by the fact that the 12th house signifies the loss or dissolution of something. In the 2nd house of self-esteem, it indicates loss of negative ego which enables the natives to become generous and virtuous in the first place.

The reason why speech is involved in this combination is that the 2nd house signifies the same.

Hence, the spiritual energies of the 12th house influence the speech of the native. This combination makes the way of speaking radiate generosity, sensuality, and spirituality.

As the 12th lord casts direct aspect upon the 8th house of deepness, fears, darkness, their speech has a deep and slightly frightening intonation that matches their courageous personality.

Valorous & Communicative

The fact that this combination of 12th house lord in the 2nd house forms the 3rd disposition increases their communicative skills and abilities. That is because the 3rd house signifies courage, communication, and skills in general.

This diposition also provides them with necessry valor and courage to express their ideas without any hesitation and fear.

If the 12th lord is dignified and strong, they are extremely valorous and remain true and loyal to their words and worldviews. They let no one to influence them negatively.

In fact, the spiritual energies from the 12th house endow the native with immense faith which greatly increases their courage.

The aspect upon the 8th house greatly increases their fearlessness. As a result of this, they are willing to protect the truth and righteousness through their strength, communication skills, and unshakable devotion to divinity.

As the 2nd house is the value of the 1st house, it also signifies self-worth. Accordingly, a strong 12th lord in the 2nd house also strengthens their self-esteem to a great extent which increases their ability to stand or the truth and spiritual values.

On the contrary, an undignified 12th lord in the given house indicates lacking valor and courage because of having no respect towards divine energies. Their decreased courage is largery due to the lack of faith in divine energies and righteousness.

Besides this, their way of communication becomes immoral or hypocritical. They express their crooked or ungenerous worldviews through their speech. Their self-esteem increases through humiliating or devaluating others.

Spiritual Family

Another important topic of the 2nd house is family and its traditions. With the influence of the 12th house energies upon the 2nd house, the family members of the native become spiritually inclined.

If the 12th lord is dignified, it indicates that these natives are willing to support and guide their family generously. They also offer protection and affection to their family members with their unshakable courage.

Alternatively, as the 2nd house also denotes nutritional values, it indicates that the naive has good dining habits and also influences their family members positively.

On the contrary, if the 12th lord is heavily damaged or undignified in the given house, it indicates karmic debts related to the family due to ill-treatment of them in past or current life.

As a result, they either experience delays/obstacles in building a family or have a lot of disapproval and disrespect form their family members.

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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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