Vedic Astrology - Lesson 26
© 2003 G. Kumar - Eastrovedica
The Effects of the 12th lord in different houses
The Twelfth House refers to Loss, incarceration, expenditure & Final Emancipation. Hidden enemies are also indicated by the 12th. If malefics tenant the 12th house, unnecessary expenditure, ill health and sorrow are indicated. If the 12th house is tenanted by benefics, expenditure will be under control and there won't be any incarceration.
The Effects of the 12th lord in the First House
Since the 12th lord is in the ascendant the native will be of a handsome mein. He/she may be feeble minded and may have a weak constitution. They may not follow the principles of economic prudence. Breathing problems may be experienced. They frequently complain of minor problems of health as this leads to irritation. They will suffer from imaginary ills and unnecessary fear of death. Health problems manifest as 12th lord is not desirable in 1st. They are advised to follow thrift and economy. To be free from imaginary problems they are advised to meditate and pray.
The Effects of the 12th lord in the Second House
Since the 12th lord is in the 2nd, the native will be subject to dire financial problems. Irregular food habits take their toll. Lack of harmony at home will be experienced & their eyesight will generally be poor. They will ultimately find mental peace in matters spiritual. They are tactful persons and their presentation of unpleasant topics will be greatly appreciated. As the 2nd is 3rd from the 12th, their expenditure will rise considerably. They will helped by their younger coborns. They will aim for goals spiritual and they will have to take to the dolorous divine way.
The Effects of the 12th lord in the Third House
Since the 12th lord is in the 3rd, the native will be shy and diffident. They may lose one of the brothers. They don't care for their personal sartorial getup and may appear shabby in front of people. Much of their money will be spent on younger coborns. They are basically introverts and do not care to create friends and influence people. Since the 3rd is the 4th from the 12th, they will have the comfort and bliss of spiritual freedom. They will have spiritual guidance. Their younger coborns may turn hostile against them.
The Effects of the 12th lord in the Fourth House
Since the 12th lord is in the 4th, the native will be mentally restless and unnecessary worries are created by their minds. Relatives turn hostile and they may have to live in a far away place. The landlord may torment them most of the time. The maintenance expenditure rises regarding vehicles & equipment. Loss may have to be countenanced regarding vehicles. Loss of comforts indicated. As the 4th is 5th to the 12th, spiritual progress can be expected.
The Effects of the 12th lord in the Fifth HouseSince the 12th lord is in the 5th, delays or difficulties due to progeny or unhappiness from children can be expected. The native becomes spiritual minded & spends money on pilgrimages or religious donations to find peace of mind. They may suffer from mental breakdowns. In the name of Religion someone may extract money from them in their moments of weakness. As the 5th is 6th to the 12th, they will have to struggle hard for spiritual progress. Many obstacles and hindrances appear on the path to salvation. They are advised to turn to Bhakthi Yoga & Jnana Yoga for final emancipation.
The Effects of the 12th lord in the Sixth House
The 12th lord in the 6th is a Vipareetha Raja Yoga which gives wealth, fame and all sorts of comforts. As the 6th happens to be the 7th from the 12th and is an angle from it, the native will be lucky with respect to 12th house significations which are expenditure, incarceration and Final Emancipation. Regarding final emancipation, if they work hard in the spiritual sphere success can be theirs. Their enemies will be vanquished. Some unwise spending indicated. They are advised to control their anger.
The Effects of the 12th lord in the Seventh House
Since the 12th lord is in the 7th, a socially inferior person when compared to the native may become their partner. It will be highly difficult to continue the relationship unless major efforts are made. Later on they may embrace asceticism as separation can happen at any time. Their mind will be afflicted and even their learning. This is due to the fact that 7th is 8th from the 12th and damage is caused not only to the 7th house significations but also to the 12th house significations . Expenditure rises spirally and they feel that they are bound to terra firma.
The Effects of the 12th lord in the Eighth House
Since the 12th lord is in the 8th, the native will be be above want & famous in their circle. They will spend a lot for a life full of luxury and they will have many subordinates. Legacy from a prominent person cannot be ruled out. They are interested in psychic sciences. They will be versatile with good qualities of head and heart. They will be renowned for their righteousness and will be recognised as persons with the gift of the gab. Since the 8th is 9th to the 12th, they will be lucky with regard to the 12th house significations. Reduced expenditure and spiritual progress.
The Effects of the 12th lord in the Ninth House
Since the 12th lord is in the 9th the native will find it difficult to maintain good relationship even with his/her own people. It is quite likely that they will live abroad and prosper there. They may not spend much on spiritual matters even though they are noble hearted, honest & generous to the core. Family life turns out to be unpleasant as they think only about profit and loss. As the 9th is 10th to the 12th, they will be lucky regarding 12th house indications. Expenditure gets reduced & spiritual progress will be there. Luck graces them regarding things spiritual.
The Effects of the 12th lord in the Tenth House
Since the 12th lord is in the 10th, expenditure becomes unbearable as the native's social contacts are with people on a higher socio-economic pedestal. They cannot depend on paternal bliss. Their sons may turn hostile against them. As the 10th is 11th to the 12th, they will gain with respect to the 12th house significations. Spiritual progress indicated. There won't be any incarceration. They will have the contacts of the high & the mighty and the powers that rule help them when they are in deep trouble. They are advised to turn to Bhakthi Yoga & Jnana Yoga for deliverance.
The Effects of the 12th lord in the Eleventh House
The 12th lord in the 11th is detrimental to the native's business, profits & expenditure. Because the 11th is 12th to the 12th, many enemies are cultivated and only a few friends. They will have extravagant habits which have been picked up in a place far away from home. Losses at a critical time are inevitable. Regarding progeny there may be difficulties and delays. Unexpected losses may result as the Labha lord takes an adverse stance. Expenditure spirals as a result and spiritual progress is hard to come by. They may be subject to persecution by enemies.
The Effects of the 12th lord in the Twelfth House
Since the 12th lord is in the 12th the native will have to cater to the heavy expenditure for which he/she is the cause. They will spend lavishly for the pleasures of the flesh as the 12th rules Sayana Sukha or the pleasures of the couch. Spiritual progress can be expected after they become blase. Good eye sight will be theirs. They become irritated and spiteful at times. They are advised to turn to prayer & meditation in order to overcome the lusts of the body. Bhakti & Jnana Yogas can give them final emancipation. Only by hard sacrifice is high heaven earned.
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