The 2nd house in astrology is all about wealth, character, family, financial stability, bank balance, right eye, childhood, speech, comforts, friends, self worth, luxuries, jewelry, grandfather mother law suits, and relationship with the family. The 1st lord is also known as ascendant lord, and the 1st house indicates personality, vitality, attitude, longevity, self- image, health, nature, appearance and perspective. This house is known as the Dhan Bhav in Vedic astrology.
When you have your 1st lord in the 2nd house, you should combine both houses to see the results. There are other indicators like exaltation, debilitation, aspects and retrogression. However, here we are going to discuss about the plain indication which we get when we see the 1st lord in the 2nd house.
For all ascendants, 1st lord being in the 2nd house shows the relationship with finance, family, the way of speech and the amount of dignity. We can also see that this will change accordingly.
Aries: If Aries is your 1st house, then Mars is your 1st lord. Mars is also known as the God of war. Planet Mars signifies action, energy, courage, younger siblings, defense, mechanism, police, commanders, land, engineering, metals, real estate agents and surgery.
For you Taurus will be your 2nd house and when you see Mars in 2nd house, you should understand that your 1st house lord, that is Lagna lord Mars, is in the sign of Taurus which is the 2nd house. For the beginners in astrology, you should always identify between house and sign. House and sign are different concept in astrology. Each house is occupied by different signs. For all people whose 1st house is Aries, their 2nd house will be Taurus.
When Mars is in your 2nd house, you should realize that you like to play with money. Throughout your life, you will be thinking about various ways to spend money, maintain family and delivering a speech in your own way and proclaiming your value to the world through your actions. This shows the importance of competitiveness in yourself. Your entire life will be focused on proving your self-worth.
Mars being the warrior getting placed in the 2nd house shows you may have to take more care about money. Mars, whichever house, it is placed may make that house and treat the areas of 2nd house as a battle field. Therefore, you may have difficulty in saving money, or harsh speech and issues with family. All you want is to protect your own interests. This situation will be different as you advance in age and when you come closer to the realities of practical life.
Taurus: For Taurus, when you see Venus in your 2nd house, you can easily assume that you may have a tendency to get attracted to the extravagant lifestyle. Venus in astrology signifies young woman, luxury, comfort, spouse, marriage and agreements.
Your childhood might be very good. Family influences you a lot and you like a close knit family. Your image in public will be good. You may be a singer or a person with sweet voice.
Gemini: Mercury in the 2nd house shows that you are a talkative person. Mercury indicates intellect, speech, logic, business, relative’s communication, media, electronics, technology, and siblings. You may be very careful about investment and you will do every move after careful calculation. You may be an investment specialist or a person who earns money through speech or finance related subjects.
Cancer: You are a very emotional person if the moon is in your 2nd house. Moon in Vedic astrology represents the mother, mental emotions, intuitions, feelings, imagination, nourishment, thoughts, comfort, fertility and public life. You are a family oriented person.
Leo: Sun is your 1st lord and it is in the 2nd house in the sign of Virgo, which indicates that you are interested in working as an employee. Sun is the king of the solar system and you may display similar attitudes within the family. This may cause concern for others. Being a malefic planet Sun indicates that you have to be very careful about the relationship with your family. Your words should not bring any enmity. You may like spicy food.
Virgo: Since Mercury is your Lagna lord and when Mercury is in Libra, ie 2nd house, you may be a deal maker or a counselor. At your house you are very communicative. You may get connected with finance domain. Libra is ruled by Venus and Venus means love. Your communication will be very sweet. You believe in balanced relations.
Libra: Your Lagna lord is Venus, and it will be in the sign of Scorpio. This may make you an attractive person. You may even get and spend money in investments. If you are a person with health issues, Venus may help you to overcome those.
Scorpio: Mars will be your Lagna lord and it will be in the Sagittarius sign in the 2nd house. Scorpio is all about investments and shared resources. Mars in your 2nd house means you may inherit property from your family. Ensure not to lose the property.
Sagittarius: Jupiter is the lord of your 1st house and when it is in 2nd house, which means it is in the sign of Capricorn. Jupiter is debilitated in the sign of Capricorn, which means Jupiter is not powerful enough to energize the activities of the 2nd house. Jupiter signifies expansion, good luck, protection, wealth, abundance, higher education, optimism, experience/authority, generosity, supremacy, justice, balance, male figures, wisdom, spirituality and philosophy. The matters of the 2nd house may not be easy to handle or need more care and you have to move wisely. Jupiter likes to expand the matters of those houses where it is placed and the difficulties related to 2nd house may need more care than usual. You have to be careful about the expenses, family relations, including your relationship with spouse.
Capricorn: When Saturn in your 2nd house, it will be in the sign of Aquarius. Saturn in astrology means health, obstructions, disease, enmity, sorrow, longevity, lessons and old people. This placement may lead you to work harder for financial stability. You may have to go an extra mile to make your life fruitful. Relationship with your family may need a lot of restructuring. You may feel that success is delayed in your life, however; you will see that your life is getting more productive as you advance with your age. You may be a late bloomer. However, if you use all the opportunities carefully will be a satisfied and happy late bloomer.
Aquarius: When you see Saturn in your 2nd house, it shows the struggles in your early childhood. Saturn in astrology means health, obstructions, disease, enmity, sorrow, longevity, lessons and old people. It will be in the sign of Pisces, which is the sign of ultimate spirituality and awakening of the soul. This indicates that, you are a person who learns a lot in life just to reach that ultimate spirituality. You may like to be more spiritual and even your conversations will be very philosophical. The relationship with family also will make you to embrace various shades of spirituality.
Pisces: Your 2nd house is Aries and it is the house of Mars. Your Jupiter is placed in the house of Mars. Jupiter signifies expansion, good luck, protection, wealth, abundance, higher education, optimism, experience/authority, generosity, supremacy, justice, balance, male figures, wisdom, spirituality and philosophy. You may be like a teacher for your family and you may want them to follow your instructions. Make sure you are not unnecessarily spending money on any purpose, even if it is for academic purposes. Your optimism should not block you from being realistic.