12th House in Horoscope (Birth Chart)
As mentioned in the article about 11th House, the 12th house is the house of expenditures.
It suggests any sort of loss, expenses, purchases or charities that lead to draining
of the wealth. If any House Lord is placed in the 12th house, then that House suffers
a loss. For instance, if 2nd lord is placed in the 12th house, then the native may
indulge in buying costly jewels.
If the 5th lord is placed in the 12th house, then the native may suffer troubles
and losses pertaining to higher education. Therefore, the nature of the planet in
this house determines the kind of expenses that the native will make.
The 12th house governs the feet and also represents the illness of the spouse and
the occupation or fame of younger siblings. The 4th, 8th and 12th form a triad and
can cause the native to face accidents, depending on the planets placed in them.
Twelfth house leads our life to the spiritual dimension. Hence it may bring the
time alone as we may look into and relate to the higher spiritual force. If we are
enclosed by the people, our aim will certainly be on the manifest of the human of
When the planet Moon is placed in the twelfth house, the individual will be distorted,
angry, dejected, poor, ill – minded and powerless.
When the planet Mars is placed in the twelfth house, the individual will be unproductive,
poor, likely to be fraud and dishonest and evil eyes.
When the planet Mercury is placed in the twelfth house, the individual will be theoretical,
prudence, passionate, disloyal, impulsive, and zealous and having lack of chances.
The presence of Venus in the 12th house suggests successful jobs in jails or charitable
organizations. It can also suggest qualities of a spy in the native’s nature and
profession. Combination of Neptune or Uranus with Venus may result in illegitimate
love affairs that may lead to separation from spouse.
When the planet Jupiter is placed in the twelfth house, the individual will be heartless,
wretched, shaky character, unlucky, possessing imaginative taste and religious in
the later part of life.
12th house is considered is one of the most malefic houses in one’s horoscope. But,
in today’s business environment, 12th house has one good side as well, as 12th house
is responsible for foreign travel in job or in business. For example, if Rahu is
placed in 12th house then the person mostly spent in foreign countries in his and
her job in any dosha of Rahu.
Saturn, the planet of seclusion, if placed in 12th house, promotes success in secluded
professions and the native tends to be reserved in his own doings. But it also suggest
secret enemies working to destroy the native, hence the natives choice to remain
alone and restricted.
When the planet Ketu is placed in the twelfth house, the individual will be impulsive.
He has an unsteady mind. He may have foreign residence.