3rd House in Vedic Astrology
3rd Lord in Different Houses results in well-placed planets here or powerful owner of this house gives a capacity for profound interest and deep research.
- Rahu or Ketu with Mars or with the owner of the sixth in the third can cause disease in the parts of the body signified by this house.
- Rahu located here can cause the death of father during it’s major or sub-period.
- The powerful connection between the third and the fourth houses means that the native would take part in politics, as the fourth house is a house indicating masses.
- Similarly if the third and the eighth houses are so related to the second or seventh house, it shows that the native would commit suicide since the third house represents the self.
- If the sixth or the tenth house has a connection with the third house it may lead to a military career or the native may join a uniformed service. The job that the native takes up may involve regulatory functions.
- The following combinations are for troubles in parts of the body indicated by this house:
(i) Throat trouble is indicated if the owner of the third house is associated with Mercury and has a malefic influence on it.
(ii) Throat trouble or loss of wealth is indicated if there is a planet in the third house where it is either debilitated, the combustor is in an enemy sign and is aspected by a malefic planet for the chart.
(iii) A malefic planet for the chart located in the third house aspected by or in sambandha with another such planet can lead to throat or ear trouble.
- A movable sign in the third house indicates that the native will love traveling and change, unlike a fixed sign here. It will also make the mind sharp and ambitious. The native will have close ties with his younger brothers/sisters, neighbors and colleagues. A common sign here makes the mind more receptive.
- We have explained methods to determine the number of children and their gender in paragraph 11 under FIFTH HOUSE below. By applying these methods to the owner of the third house and its bhavamadhya (cusp) we can determine the NUMBER and GENDER of native’s younger siblings.
- The following conditions incline the native to join service:
(i) If the first and the third or the sixth house are connected, the native is likely to be in service.
(ii) Planets placed in the third house make the native inclined to service.
(iii) If the third or the sixth house is connected with the tenth or the eleventh house, the native is likely to be in service.
Effect of 3rd Lord in Various Houses
3rd Lord in 1st House
The native will be argumentative, will not have good relations with his relatives, keep bad company and serve others. He will defraud others and will be selfish. He will be hard working and his achievements will be of his own making. He will be courageous. His married life will be according to the nature of the aspect that the owner of the third will be throwing on the seventh house.
The owner of the third house is not a good planet. If the other house that it owns is also adverse, it will be very bad for the chart and its influence on the seventh house will be disastrous. Such will be the case when the owner is Jupiter or Mercury, and the sign in the third house is Gemini or Sagittarius respectively.
Such a Jupiter or Mercury casting its influence on the seventh house will cause major problems for the native. If it is associated with or in sambandha with Venus simultaneously, the native can expect no reprieve from a marriage that will be like a millstone around his neck.
If the other house that it owns is the second or twelfth, or an angle, the nature of the planet will be adverse but not very bad. It will still cause problems for the native in his married life. He may distinguish himself as a musician or artist.
An owner of the third house that is friendly with the owner of the ascendant in the first house will make the younger brother/sister of the native-like him, and the native may have good relations with his neighbors and colleagues.
His mother, if she has an independent profession, will suffer losses at it. She may be involved with a hospital or asylum. A powerfully placed owner of the third house in the first house will make the children of the native rise high in life and be wealthy. His father will be sensual.
3rd Lord in 2nd House
A malefic owner of the third house here reduces the longevity of the native. He may be stoutly inbuilt. He will be poor, unscrupulous and not cordial to his relatives. He will hanker for women and other’s wealth. He may lose his younger brother! sister during the major or sub-periods of the owner of the third house:
However, a beneficial owner of the third house here will make the native wealthy and powerful by his own efforts. His younger brother/sister will live away from his native place and will be wealthy there. His children are likely to be wealthy and well placed in life.
His mother may be extravagant, or may not be of friendly nature and may like to be alone. His father will keep good health and may not suffer from enemies or thieves. The father will be happy with his servants.
3rd Lord in 3rd House
He will have good relatives, be religious and respected by the government. He will gain through the government. He will be bold and prepared to take risks. He will be a writer of big works on law, philosophy or religion.
The native’s younger brother! sister will be inimical to his father if the owner of the third house is an enemy of the owner of the ninth house but they will be friendly with the native and he will gain from them, The wife of the native will be fortunate, well behaved and religious.
This is a good position with regard to the fortune and wealth of his children. His elder brother/sister will be happy with his children, and he will have a good position in society.
3rd Lord in 4th House
The native will be happy with his father and family members but will not have good relations with his mother. She may be extravagant and introverted. She may join a secret society. He will squander away his family wealth a lie will earn property and acquire vehicles by his own efforts and enterprise.
He will have several hobbies and he may be a public figure. He will continue higher education by taking correspondence lessons.
His younger sister/brother will be wealthy who will acquire wealth by his own efforts. His wife may be troublesome, but if the owner of the third·house is powerfully and well placed in the fourth house, she will have wealth and status in life.
3rd Lord in 5th House
The children of the native, his brothers and nephews will be looked after by him. His children will have their ambitions fulfilled and they will be wealthy in due course. He will be long-lived and charitable. He will endeavor to gain knowledge all the time.
His younger brother may attain the post of a secretary or minister. The native may act as a host or compere at functions or soirees. If a malefic planet influences the owner of the third house, his wife will be problematic and may make his life difficult.
3rd Lord in 6th House
The native will have some ailment in the ear or a chronic disease, He will acquire property and be antagonistic to his younger brother/sister and maternal uncle. He will be dear to his maternal aunt during the major or sub-periods of the owner of the third house.
Death of a younger brother/sister of the native can be predicted during the major/sub-period of the owner of the third house. He will face trouble from his enemies. This is an indication that the younger brother/sister of the native will join the army or become a doctor.
The Sixth House should also be usefully studied for determining the career the native is likely to take up if the third, or the eleventh house is connected with the sixth. A powerful owner of the third well placed in the sixth house will give wealth, property and learning to the younger brother! sister.
The native’s wife or his partner will visit abroad. An adverse but weak and afflicted owner of the third house here is likely to give favorable results to the native with respect to worldly affairs.
3rd Lord in 7th House
The native will serve the government. He will keep indifferent health during his childhood. His wife will be beautiful. The wife may be a foreigner or the native may have foreign partners in business. A malefic owner of the third house here inclines the wife of the native to have illicit relations with the native’s younger brother.
The younger brother/sister will keep the welfare of the native in mind if the owners of the third house and the ascendant are friendly with each other. His mother will be from a distant place.
His brother will go abroad. The well being of the brother abroad and the success of the visit will depend upon the navamsa position of the owner of the third house.
3rd Lord in 8th House
The native may not have brothers and sisters. If the owner of the third house is a weak and afflicted malefic planet for the chart, he will lose his arms or he will die in his childhood. A powerful owner of the third house in a favorable sign will enhance longevity.
Such an owner will also be highly beneficial for the wife and children of the native. Death of a younger. brother/sister of the native or serious illness to them can be predicted during the major or sub-periods of the owner of the third house.
The mother will lose in the game of chance or speculation. If the owner is well, placed the native will be in good health. The owner of the third house placed in the eighth house and having contact with the owner of the sixth house will give good financial returns in its major or sub-periods.
The native may get involved in a criminal case or may face scandalous allegations against him. Troubles for him can also arise out of a legacy.
3rd Lord in 9th House
The relations of the native with his younger brothers/sisters will depend upon the nature of the owner of the third house. If the owner is very malefic for the chart, the relations will be bad. Otherwise, not only the relations will be cordial, but the native will also be a scholar.
The younger brother/sister will be long-lived and healthy. They will inherit property and be well off in life. The native will prosper after his marriage. His wife’s younger brother may join him as a partner.
If the owner of the third house is weak and afflicted and has no beneficial influence, the native’s mother will have good standing in the society and will be wealthy. His children will earn well by their ability, entertainment or speculation.
The native may do research and write learned theses. His father may not be a good person.
3rd Lord in 10th House
The native will have the goodwill of the government. He will be affectionate towards his parents. He may not have a younger brother/sister particularly if Mars is weak and unsatisfactorily placed in the horoscope.
When with this placement of the owner of the third house, Jupiter is badly placed from the houses it owns or it is weak in the chart or it has an adverse influence on it, his elder brother/sister may be childless. He may join service by self-effort. Writing may have a role to play in his getting the service.
The native may change his residence due to transfer in service. He will be able to write best sellers which will earn him money and fame. He will be highly respected.
His wife will go in for higher studies and will be learned. She will also be religious and spiritually inclined. She may lose her father during the major or sub-periods of the owner of the third house.
3rd Lord in 11th House
The native and his younger brother/sister will be wealthy and hold a high position. He will earn through railways, telegraph, radio, television, etc. and work hard to earn his wealth. His brothers will do well in life and they will be close to him and each other.
The native’s children may be under the influence of his younger brother/sister. He may be in service. His health may not be satisfactory. His elder brother/sister will be very attached to his/her children if the owner of the third house is friendly with the owner of the eleventh house.
A powerful owner of the third house in the eleventh house will allow the native’s father-in-law to earn well from speculation or entertainment and his wife to get a windfall. If the owner is a beneficial planet, she will be a religious person.
She will have a much happier and prosperous time after the birth of children to her. If the owner of the third house is weak, afflicted and has no beneficial influence here, the mother of the native will be rich and rise high in life.
3rd Lord in 12th House
The native will oppose his younger brothers/sisters and friends. He will be lazy. He will be fortunate after his marriage. His younger brother/sister may suffer losses or may be related to a secret society or hospital.
The younger brother/sister may be well placed in life and wealthy but will leave his/her native place and live elsewhere, perhaps abroad. His father-in-law may fall sick during the major or sub-periods of the owner of the third house in the twelfth house needing hospitalization.
The maternal uncle of native’s wife may go on a long journey. The native may also have trouble in his ear.
If the owner of the third house is a highly malefic planet for the chart and afflicted in the twelfth house, there is a possibility that one of the native’s children, perhaps the eldest, may meet with a serious accident and succumb to it.
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