First House in Astrology

Ascendant House (1st House)

The Ascendant or the 1st house is also known as the Rising Sign and its ruler planet is called the Rising Star. This house is one of the most important houses in a horoscope. It tells us about the overall personality of a person. This house rules over health, personality, look, physical body, nature, character of a person, body color, height, longevity, strength and vitality of a person. This House and its Lord tells us about the strength and weakness of the native. If Ascendant House and its Lord both are strong and placed in good houses, then the native is good looking, long lived, physically strong and full of vitality otherwise the native is weak, bad looking and short lived. Strength of the Ascendant is accessed from the placement of planets in Ascendant House, placement of Ascendant Lord and planets aspecting this house and its Lord.

1st Lord in Different Houses

When the Ascendant Lord is placed in 1st House in a birth chart, then the native is self made person, bold and beautiful, native has fair complexion, self confident, full of vitality, long life, learned and respected.

When the Ascendant Lord is placed in 2nd House in a birth chart, then the native is self dependant, has permanent source of income, hard working, becomes rich by own efforts, has beautiful eyes and soft speech.

When the Ascendant Lord is placed in 3rd House in a birth chart, then the person is aggressive, short tempered, lack of confidence, dark complexioned.

When the Ascendant Lord is placed in 4th House in a birth chart, then the native`s home life is full of happiness, close to mother, well educated, successful in life.

When the Ascendant Lord is placed in 5th House in a birth chart, then the person is highly intelligent, well educated, excellent in sports , very romantic and has successful love life.

When the Ascendant Lord is placed in 6th House in a birth chart, then the native is not beautiful, remains diseased, depressed untill and unless Ascendant house is occupied or aspected by functional benefics.

When the Ascendant Lord is placed in 7th House in a birth chart, then the person is smart, beautiful, full of vitality, courageous, and closely attached to life partner.

When the Ascendant Lord is placed in 8th House in a birth chart, then the native with Ascendant lord in 8th house has life full of struggles. The native has some type of phobia. He lacks in vitality and stamina if Ascendant house is occupied by functional malefics when Ascendant Lord is in 8th house.

When the Ascendant Lord is placed in 9th House in a birth chart, then the person is Very lucky position, native has some divine protection, religious, respected and famous.

When the Ascendant Lord is placed in 10th House in a birth chart, then the person is hard working, self dependant, strong, full of confidence.

When the Ascendant Lord is placed in 11th House in a birth chart, then the native is beautiful, charming, attractive, full of vital energy and rich.

When the Ascendant Lord is placed in 12th House in a birth chart, then the Native is lack in confidence, short tempered, dark complexion, spendthrift.