Sun in Houses

The Sun in Houses: all the characteristics of the Sun in astrology, when placed in any of the twelve astrological houses.

Natal Sun in the 12th House


When someone has his natal Sun in the 12th house, the light of the star will illuminate all that is hidden and may dissolve all possible fears. On the other hand, as the 12th house is ruled by Neptune and the sign of Pisces, the Sun is in a weak placement. This is even more prominent when it is in Cancer, Pisces or Libra; on the contrary, it will preserve most of its powerful traits when in a fire sign. The 12th house is an open gate to the collective subconscious and unconscious. Thus, any planet located inside will give at least some psychic ability, even if it is uncontrolled and not frequent in manifestation. When the Sun is placed here, the case is exactly the opposite. The person will… Read More

Natal Sun in the 11th House


When a person has his natal Sun in the 11th house, the bright star of our system makes groups and friendships a very important matter in his life. The native shines through groups and feels like a hyper-organism rather than an individual since his perception of Ego also involves the larger units to which he belongs. His “Me” is more of a “We”. The person with such a placement tends to make powerful friends and indulge in a lot of group activities. He will probably belong to fraternities, political parties or other types of organization. He takes pride from his social life and adores teamwork, while also can have strong leadership abilities. His friendships, particularly with male friends, might last very long; this natal aspect also gives the tendency to… Read More

Natal Sun in the 10th House


With the Sun placed in the house of career, this life area will be heavily emphasized in the native’s reality. The natal Sun in the 10th house is considered to be one of the best Sun placements, and in special occasions can bring fame, glory and great success. This Sun placement indicates a successful and dominating father, who becomes a role model for the native while he is a child. The father is frequently a public figure or elsehow have authority, and the child observes him being respected by other people. This admiration sets similar goals for the native when he grows up; he has the urge to experience the same attitude from the world towards him, and will strive to create himself a successful career. His self-confidence is strongly… Read More

Natal Sun in the 9th House

Natal Sun in the 9th house is a wonderful placement; indeed, who could state the opposite with the Sun located in the house traditionally ruled by the Greater Benefic, Jupiter? The Sun will make the native strive to obtain higher knowledge and seek important ideas and ideals. The Sun can grant him a deep love for travel, making him visit a lot of distant places and for a quite long time. He will not be the typical tourist; the Sun in the 9th house indicates a person who will try to spend as much time as possible getting deeper in the foreign country’s traditions. Such a native will probably learn a foreign language, and this is certain to happen if Mercury is also located in the 9th house. One of…Read More

Natal Sun in the 8th House


Natives who have their natal Sun in the 8th house are illuminating the obscure meanings of death, sex, and the occult. No matter what their Sun sign is, they become quite Scorpionic in their character, have deep desires and a very strong will. For them, power is very important while sex is a mystical experience of death and rebirth. This Sun placement creates an urge to go deep into the mysteries of life and death. Such individuals are very interested in discovering the meanings of life, constantly seeking for answers on whether death is the final destination or we continue towards somewhere else. These interests make them attracted to the occult, and they can reach tremendous knowledge about such kind of issues. Observing the big picture of how life functionsRead More

Natal Sun in the 7th House


With natal Sun in the 7th house of a chart, marriage and unification will be a very important priority in the individual’s life. This placement is ideal for people who want a good marriage; their whole existence might actually be karmically created in order to find their significant other. The Sun in the 7th house indicates the need to shine through another person, and people with such a natal Sun are not fond of loneliness. It is a very strong indicator of marriage, even when the Sun has adverse aspects by “malefics”. The native feels complete only when united with a significant other, and feel great pride through their spouse. Their self-esteem is directly connected to their partner and will choose one that has a radiant and energetic character. Most…Read More

Natal Sun in the 6th House


When the Sun is placed in the 6th house of a natal chart, it has a very strong effect on the native’s perception of employment. In addition, as the 6th house rules the body’s condition, the presence of our bright Star will make health matters an important part of the native’s life. Having the natal Sun in the 6th house might be a tricky placement, especially concerning one’s health. Even though the Sun illuminates the house’s matters, giving a rather good vitality and an abundance of energy, difficult aspects to the Sun might complicate one’s health. The Sun is rather vulnerable when in the sixth house; when well aspected it can act as a great shield, on the contrary, adverse aspects can create an Achilles foot to the native. The…Read More

Natal Sun in the 5th House


The Sun feels at home in the 5th house, because this house is traditionally ruled by Leo. This is a very good natal placement, enhancing the native’s recreational life, love affairs and gives a very playful character. It is a very good natal placement for having children and raising them. Nevertheless, some minor problems can occur with the individual’s ego; it can become inflated to a dramatic point. Already from his childhood age, the native develops great athletic abilities and is very interested in all types of fun and recreation. He is competitive and pleasures loving, a rather popular child at his school and good at developing Alpha male tendencies. In case the chart owner is a woman, she likes to play with the other boys and many times wins,… Read More

Natal Sun in the 4th House


With the Sun in the 4th house of the natal chart, an individual considers his family affairs like a basis during all his life. The native’s biggest dream is to create a big family, own a big house and become the respected leader among them, connecting all of his kin under his presence. Such a placement creates a person who loves traditions and will somehow invest efforts in preserving them. As the fourth house is responsible for roots, the home and the family where the individual is born, having the brightest object in the sky in this house illuminates all affairs that it rules. This placement tends to bring prosperity in the latter parts of one’s life, as he chooses to progress slowly yet steadily. A native with the Sun…Read More

Natal Sun in the 3rd House


Having the Sun in the 3rd house means being born a little bit after the middle of the night, and when the Sun is placed here it is blending its energy with the characteristics of Mercury and Gemini. This is a very good natal placement and will definitely give a vivid everyday routine, making the small things of life exciting. As the 3rd house is ruling intelligence, the presence of the sky’s brightest object is empowering all affairs ruled by the house. These areas are becoming the basis of the native’s existence, a very important part of their life and development. A child born with this natal placement will be an early bloomer regarding his intellectual skills. He will start talking early and be rather talkative and hyper-energetic. The immediate…Read More

Natal Sun in the 2nd House


Having the Sun in the house of material possessions and wealth, makes the natal chart owner be strongly connected to his belongings. Indeed, the Sun is responsible for one’s personal shining, and depending on where it is placed in the native’s chart, it makes the life departments ruled by the placement very important for him. Having some possessions brings to such a person pride, providing him security on which he can later build on. Especially in a man’s horoscope, the Sun in the 2nd house makes belongings really important for his self-esteem. In a woman’s chart, the effects are similar, although a little lighter. In addition, she might have the strong need to be proud of her father’s power and prosperity, as the Sun is representing the father in a… Read More

Natal Sun in the 1st House


Having the Sun in the 1st house means being born right before sunrise, and from the ancient years, it was believed that it is a good omen for the newborn’s life. The Rising Sun located in the first house grants its light to the person’s body and character, making the native a beautiful person with a strong presence among others. This aspect empowers self-confidence and helps projecting power towards others; the native is a born leader and the masses find in him the bright light that they yearn to follow. The strong leadership abilities are a result of the Sun’s presence in the traditional house of Aries; the Sun in the 1st house is a fighter, always willing to reach out and fight for the goals that the native establishes.…Read More


Each planets have a different effect on you, depending on which house and sign they reside in. In order to find out where they are located in your natal chart, you can use our free birth chart generator. Also, examine the aspects that they form with other planets in your chart. You will understand a lot more about the detailed role that they have in your horoscope.
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