Sun in first house means the person is born in morning time around sunrise. Any Planet in the first house directly affect all aspects of human life, from physical appearance to mental tendencies all comes under the first house.
Planet Sun, when placed in first house, can alter these results which may be negative or positive which will depend on Sun’s natural result in the first house and functional role for different ascendant.
Also, Sun from the first house will aspect on 7th house of marriage and partnerships and therefore following key areas are most affected by the placement of Sun in first house:
1.Looks & Appearance of native.
2.Health of native.
3.Temperament of the native.
4.Marriage aspect of native.
5.Features of the spouse.
Now let’s see what ancient commentaries have to say about results of planet Sun in the first house.
After going through various classics like BPHS, Phaladeepika etc I have gathered some relevant results of Sun in the first house.
Not to forget results of planets through houses mentioned in these classics are very general and they did not take account of planets functional role.
But these static results are the basis of everything and with experience and studies, one can apply its effect to the first house of every ascendant.
Before checking effects of Sun in first house, you need to know the role of planet Sun for all ascendant.
In first house planet Sun will give strong and moral nature and will make one very ambitious in life. Sun will also give a sense of right and wrong and will make righteous. Since first house denotes our looks and personality, Sun in first house will lead to tall appearance and less hair on the head.
It may make one arrogant especially when Sun or first house lord is afflicted. Sun in first house leads to favors from the government which can also be considered as an indication for government jobs.
Sun in ascendant also shows the influence of the father in the life of native which can be bad or good depending upon factors like affliction on Sun and conditions of the 9th house and its lord. Sun from the first house will give its direct aspect to the 7th house and will influence the married life of the native.
Sun from the first house will give its direct aspect to the 7th house and will influence the married life of the native.
Sun in first house leads to favors from the government which can also be considered as an indication for government jobs.
Sun being a mild malefic will give issues in married life and native will not share a harmonious relationship with the spouse. Its aspect over 7th house also shows spouse from the different culture.
But as said before these aspects are of very general in nature and these results will change from ascendant to ascendant, which we will discuss in following paragraph.
Here, will see how results of Sun in first house for every ascendant which will change due to the role of planet Sun for each ascendant.
But before going any further take a look at nature of Planet Sun for different ascendants.
For Aries ascendant Sun is lord of 5th house and is a benefic Planet for them. Here Sun will be exalted and will bless them with following results:
6.Good position in society.
7.Favors from the government.
8.Gains from Speculations.
9.Knowledge of religion and scriptures.
10.A good relationship with children’s.
Apart from above-mentioned results Sun in the first house of Aries ascendant will bless them with charisma, authoritative personality and will make them courageous in their all endeavors. Sun in first house will bring a creative partner in natives life and the native will marry by his own choice.
Sun in first house will bring a creative partner in natives life and the native will marry by his own choice.
Sun there will also lead to hair loss, arrogance, cruel nature and injuries especially when Sun is afflicted.
Sun is Rajyoga karaka here and its association with the lord of auspicious houses like Jupiter, Mars will lead to Rajyoga and will alleviate the status of the native.
Here, Sun is lord of 4th house and basically rules over luxury, house, cars, domestic environment and mother. Sun, when placed in the first house of Tauras ascendant, will lead to a good relationship with the mother, interest in lands and property and the native derive happiness by being authoritative.
Sun in the first house of Tauras ascendant will also make interested in investing in real estate and gemstone. It also makes native to chase luxury in life and usually they have a tendency to showcase their money and assets to people around them.
Association of Sun with planet Mercury, Venus or Saturn creates a Rajyoga and helps to elevate the status of native.
For Gemini ascendant Sun is lord of third house and Sun carries the signification of 3rd house for them. Sun, when placed in first house, will lead to a very courageous nature, fond of traveling, attachment to a younger sibling and strong hands.
Here planet Sun will make one take independent profession and if there are strong Dhanyoga in horoscope one may excel in own Business. Here Sun in the first house also gives excellent administrative qualities and the native has natural ability to control over a big organization.
Usually, placement of 3rd lord in ascendant makes one creative but here due to the involvement of planet Sun, there won’t be much creativity in native instead such natives excel in sports and it is also very supportive for politicians.
Here Sun is lord of the second house and in the first house of Cancer ascendant native makes wealth by his own efforts. Sun in ascendant will lead to good amount of wealth especially when Sun is associated with planet Venus.
Overall Sun position can be considered as good for money matters but is not supportive of good health of spouse.
Sun here also leads to health issues to native also and if the ascendant lord is afflicted then health issues are bound to happen.
One more interesting result which is seen with this placement is large appetite and fondness malefic food like meat.
Here Sun is lord of the 1st house itself and when placed in own house, it leads to the following auspicious results:
Sun in the first house is a great position for Leo ascendant and gives results equivalent to Panchmahapurush Yoga. Native confidence makes him conquer any obstacles and they taste victory in all of their endeavors.
Sun in the first house also makes them dominate on others, it can also result in egoistic nature especially when Saturn is aspecting Sun in a horoscope.
Sun association with planet Mars or Jupiter leads to strong Rajyoga and natives amasses wealth and position in his life.
Here, Sun rules over the 12th house and gives amazing results for foreign-related affairs.
But still, Sun will remain a malefic planet for them.
Sun in first house can give negative results like lack of concentration, wandering with no purpose, unnecessary expenditures, marital disharmony etc.
All above results seem to be negative but Sun can give positive results if associated with planet Venus and same time lord of first house i.e Mercury should be strong and well placed in the horoscope.
Whereas Sun if afflicted by planet Mars then severe negative results are bound to happen.
Here, Sun is lord of 11th house and signify financial gains, friends, networking, fathers elder brother etc
Generally, Sun being lord of 11th house and placed in the first house should give positive results but here Sun will be debilitated and will not give many auspicious results unless aspected Yogakaraka Saturn or 9th lord Mercury.
Otherwise following negative results will be felt by the native:
1.Bad decisions in the career.
3.Bad relationship with the father.
7.The tendency to cheat others.
Sun in the first house in its debilitation may also result in Neechabhanga Rajyoga and depending upon various factors there can huge benefits from this placement of Sun.
Overall Sun in the first house of Libra ascendant is not a supportive position and one should carry cautions especially in matters related to money.
Here, Sun will be lord of 10th house and following significations will come under planet Sun.
2.Status in society.
3.Wealth of father.
4.Promotion in Job.
5.Maraka for the father.
Placement of Sun in ascendant can be considered as a good placement and will result into following:
1.Support from the government.
2.Attachment with the father.
From above-stated results, you can easily make out that Sun results have variety in them and are mixed in nature. It is because Sun is a malefic planet in nature and it leads to some behavior issues with the native.
Though Sun association with planet Mars, Moon or Jupiter can bring very auspicious results especially with planet Moon which creates Dharma Karma Adhipati Yoga.
Whereas Sun association with Mercury, Saturn or Venus will create all sorts of issues in native life.
Here planet Sun is lord of 9th house and rules over the father, luck, religion and all kind of auspicious ceremonies.
Sun placement in 1st house can be considered as auspicious and will result into following:
1.It will make native very lucky.
2.Will give gains from the father.
3.Well liked by teachers.
4.Will provide benefits from the government.
5.Will make native engage in auspicious ceremonies.
6.Will give a virtues Spouse.
7.Will lead to a happy married life.
8.Native will hold an important position in society.
9.Will be a follower of religion.
10.Native will be kind and charitable.
As you can see all sorts of positive results are likely to happen with this placement of planet Sun.
Now if Sun is associated with planets like Jupiter or Mars then above-stated results will be more pronounced and native will be wealthy and super successful.
Not to forget association of planet Mercury with Sun which will lead to Dharma Karma Adhipati Yoga.
Same time there may be a situation where Sun is associated with the planets like Saturn, Venus or Ketu. In such case, positive results of planet Sun will likely to go less and native may face failure in his endeavors.
Overall a very benefic position which can lead to grand success if supported by auspicious house lords.
Here, Sun has lordship over 8th house and rules over obstacles, inlaws, longevity, chronic illness, insurance money, inheritance and produce negative results most of the time.
Sun position in ascendant of Capricorn is not likely to produce a good effect and major reason here is malefic nature of planet Sun and its placement in sign if arch enemy Saturn i.e Capricorn.
Following results are likely to happen placement of Sun in the first house.
1.All kind health issues which can go undetected in beginning.
3.Bad married life.
6.Lack of confidence.
8.Bad relationship with the father.
10.Lack of concentration.
Above stated results doesn’t look promising but this is what the truth is.
Personally, I have seen natives not doing well in their life with this kind of placement.
But things get improve if ascendant lord Saturn is well placed or 1st house is aspected by Yogakaraka Venus or even by 5th lord Mercury.
Still, if you have Capricorn ascendant with Sun placed in first house it is best to take care of health and try to rectify your behavior issues so that you can progress in life.
Always remember this what Jyotish is all about.
Here Sun is lord of 7th house and will aspect its own sign which is Leo which means marriage will be happy and native is likely to have a love marriage, where the spouse will be from good status and native us likely to gain from the spouse.
Sun in first house will make native very confident though ego can be a deal breaker here.
There are good chances of getting success in business with this placement of Sun and association of planets like Venus and Mercury will lead to Rajyoga for them.
Planet Sun as stated in beginning is a hot planet and gives tall height but less hair on the head. This rule is fully applicable here unless 1st house and its lord are associated with Venus.
Overall here Sun in first is a good placement and leads to success in both material and relations.
Here, Sun rules over 6th house and is not favorable in the first house and can lead to following effects:
3.Lack of marital happiness.
4.Delay in marriage.
5.Loss of money.
As you can see it is not looking promising but Sun in the first house is favorable for those who are into sports and politics. Same time it can also acquire you a job in the army or related field.
Sun in first house for Pisces ascendant makes one very daring and adventure lover and they tend to take the risk in all matters of life. They don’t weigh the consequences properly and tend to suffer in the end.
Planet Sun hot nature also leads to imbalances in their body and allergies can bother time to time.
There is also fear of enemies who can strike whenever they find any weak point.
Criminal cases are also bound to happen if planet Sun is afflicted by Saturn or Ketu.
It can make one a good surgeon if another relevant planetary combination exists in the Horoscope.
Overall not so good placement and can lead to failures in life unless Sun is associated is Mars, Moon or Jupiter.
Sun is considered a malefic in astrology but Sun is a Satvik planet and brings knowledge especially in the first house.
Anytime you want to calculate results of Sun in the first house make sure you avoid interpretation based on its general effects. Just like planet Sun you should try to analyze the results of other planets in the first house.
Always consider lordship and other planetary aspects on planet Sun in a horoscope.
Not to forget Sun strength in navamsa and other important divisional charts should also be considered then only you will be able to come to a right conclusion.