Sun in Twelfth House
(i) The native may live abroad and may not be rich. This is not a good position
for relations with the father. The native has to work hard for achieving his
ambitions and suffers at the hands of the Government.
(ii) The native will have a lot to do with hospitals, asylums, charitable
institutions, prisons and philanthropic work. He will successfully pursue a
career in medicine, chemistry or occult sciences.
(iii) The early years in his life would be obscure. He may be given to incessant
practice of Yoga. He may lack in self confidence. A powerful and beneficial Sun
here will be excellent for the advancement of his younger sister /brother in his
career and the world.
(iv) An afflicted Sun is bad for the health of native's children.
Effects of the Sun in various Different situations – exaltation /debilitation
(i) If the planet is vargottama, exalted, in mooltrikona or in a friend's sign
in the birth or navansha chart, strong, beneficial for the chart and has good
Vinshopaka strength, the good results will be exaggerated and the adverse will
(ii) If the planet is in the sign of an intimate friend (having taken into
account the temporary relationship as well in the birth or navansha chart, the
foregoing observation will be further accentuated.
(iii) On the other hand if the planet is debilitated in the birth or navansha
chart, or in an enemy's or great enemy's sign in one of these charts, weak and
does not have sufficient Vinshopaka strength, the good effects will be reduced
and the evil will be dominant.
(iv) However if the planet is debilitated and vargottama (which means that the
planet is debilitated in the ascendant chart and also in the Navamsha chart)
but has above average resultant Vinshopaka strength or there is annulment of
debilitation, the effects of debilitation will be considerably reduced.
(v) Another point to be borne in mind is that the interpretation of the
location of a planet in a sign ought to be done in the light of the ascendant.
The Sun in Aries for Aries ascendant will not give the same results as the Sun
in Aries for Taurus ascendant. For the former the Sun) will indicate a rajyoga
and make the native, inter alia, wealthy, but for the latter the Sun will be in
the twelfth house and may make the native spend heavily.
(vi) The aspects should also be taken into account of all planets specially of
Saturn and Rahu.
(vii) The houses occupied by the Sun and Moon are also taken almost at par with
(viii) It need not be, stressed again that the nature of the planet: for the
ascendant, association with other planets, its placement in the eighth Navamsha,
strength of the planet in the sign, the strength of the dispositor of the
concerned planet and its karakatva.