The 3rd house is the house of communication, short distance travels, younger siblings, courage, will power, bravery, hobbies, Skills, media and marketing.
The 7th house is the house of business, partnerships, marriage, spouse, trading, marketplaces, balance and life partner.
When the 3rd house lord sits in the 7th house, it creates a 9th to 5th relationship with the 7th house, thus this position of the 3rd house lord brings auspicious results. This position indicates that the communication and skills of the native will be developed, the more he/she interacts with the masses. When the 3rd lord connects with the 7th house of business, it indicates a strong affinity towards the life path of entrepreneurship and business. Such natives can really do well in business, especially if Mercury is also strong in the birth chart.
Key points to note about the 3rd house and 7th house
- The 3rd house is one of the Upchaya houses meaning that the results of the improve with time.
- The 7th house all though being a part of Kendra houses is actually also a marak house.
- Mars, Rahu and Sun are the Karak planets for the 3rd house, they give extremely auspicious results.
- Although Venus, Saturn are known to gain Karak status in the 7th house, they often do not give good results. Instead Mercury and Jupiter are the two planets that give excellent results in the 7th house.
- Malefic planets in the 7th house is not at all auspicious. Planets like Rahu, Mars, Sun give very bad results in the 7th house, thus destroying the house completly.
- All planets siting in the 7th house aspect the 1st house, this planets in the 7th house directly influence the personality and individuality of the native.
Effects of 3rd house lord in the 7th house
- The 7th house house also indicates foreign lands and travels, thus 3rd lord in the 7th indicates that the brother of the native may live or work in foreign countries.
- The 7th house is 4th from the 4th house thus this indicates that the native may not have a happy childhood, however, in the later stages of his life, the native’s happiness and wellness will increase. Reason being Sun sets in the 7th house, thus the results of the 7th house are normally delayed.
- When 3rd house lord sits in the 7th house, the native will have high sexual energy and may indulge in illicit relationships.
- If the 3rd lord is in the 7th house, the native may travel outside of homeland or line and work in a foreign land. This is especially true if the 7th house and 4th house are both afflicted. So, this position indicates that the native can get success in foreign lands.
- The native can also suffer from government or may get into legal problems and punishment from government.
- Here the native can suffer from neurological problems, problems related to back bone, spinal cord and arthritis. This problem increases if the 7th house is afflicted. The native may who be prone to accidents in life.
- Since the 3rd house is 9th from the 7th house, the native may gain success in business or entrepreneurial ventures. Especially, the native can gain good success after marriage.
Effects of 3rd house lord in the 7th house for different ascendants
For Aries ascendant, Mercury is the lord of the 3rd house and is sitting in the 7th house in the sign of Libra. Here Mercury is in a friendly sign and directly aspects the 1st house where Mercury here makes the native have excellent entrepreneurial and business skills. The native will have good management skills. The native will gain wealth through various business ventures, however, the native may make lots of enemies in his life. His recommended for such natives to not make enemies with others.
For Taurus ascendants, Moon is the lord of the 3rd house and is sitting in the 7th house in the sign of Scorpio. Moon here can create problems in the married life of the person. However, if Mars is strongly posited in the birth chart, the negative effects of Moon will be reduced. Since Moon here is debilitated, the native may frequently experience mental disturbances and may suffer from mental illnesses. The native may lack patience in his life. The native may be vulnerable to making wrong decision or decisions at haste in life.
For Gemini ascendants, Sun is the lord of the 3rd house and is sitting in the 7th house in the sign of Sagittarius. Sun here becomes very strong in the 7th house as it is in a fire sign and gives strength to the 1st house which is the house of self and individuality. The native will be bright, sharp, hardworking, intelligent and will be able to achieve all of his success through hard work and his influence on others. However, the wife of the native will be strong, will be straightforward and speak harshly. The native may face problems adapting to the personality of his spouse, due to which he/she may get into conflicts with each other.
For Cancer ascendants, Mercury is the lord of the 3rd house and is sitting in the 7th house in the sign of Capricorn. The native here may face conflicts and challenges in married life. The native will be able to gain lots of wealth and success through business as Mercury here is the Karka of business. The native will have a very attractive and influential personality.
For leo ascendants, Venus is the lord of the 3rd house and is sitting in the 7th house in the sign of Aquarius. Venus is a female planet and female planets are generally not considered auspicious in the 7th house. The native may face lots of challenges and conflicts in his married life. The life partner of the native my life away from the native. However, Venus here makes the personality and appearance of the native very attractive and good looking. The native will rise in his life and quickly gon and prosper after getting married.
For Virgo ascendants, Mars is the lord of the 3rd house and is sitting in the 7th house in the sign of Pisces. If Mars in the 7th house is afflicted due to planets like Rahu, Ketu or Saturn then the married life of the native will be destroyed. The native may marry multiple times in his life. Here the native will be able to proper in business and will gain wearth and success as well. However, the native will face challenges in business, especially he may face betrayal and fraud.
For libra ascendants, Jupiter is the lord of the 3rd house and is sitting in the 7th house in the sign of Aries. Here the native may face conflicts and challenges in his married life. Jupiter gives negative effects in the 7th house if it is posited alone. The native may not be able to experience a peaceful and blissful married life, Jupiter will not break the marriage. Jupiter here makes the native very hardworking. The native will be wealthy and will have a very influencial and attractive personality.
For Scorpio ascendants, Saturn is the Lord of the 3rd house and is sitting in the 7th house in the sign of Taurus. Here Saturn becomes strong in the 7th house and after marriage the native will rise in life. The native will be blessed with all kinds of comforts, conveyances, lands and properties. However, the native may face lots of delays in his life. The initial early days of marriage will be problematic but later stages will be peaceful.
For Sagittarius ascendants, Saturn is the lord of the 3rd house and is sitting in the 7th house in the sign of Gemini. Here Saturn will be beneficial for the native in terms of marriage, business and the native will gain success in business and career through his own hard work and self efforts. The native may marry late in life. While as the native progresses in life, he may face struggles and obstacles. The native will prosper in life after marriage.
For Capricorn ascendants, Jupiter is the lord of the 3rd house and is sitting in the 7th house in the sign of cancer. Jupiter here is in the sign of Cancer where Jupiter becomes exalted. However, Jupiter here may weaken or bring obstacles and challenges in the married life of the person. The native will be very hardworking and will posses an attractive and influential personality. The native will be wealthy and will be able to achieve all of his success in life through his hard work.
For Aquarius ascendants, Mars is the lord of the 3rd house and is sitting in the 7th house in the sign of Leo. Here Mars is in a friendly sign however, Mars here burns the married life of the person. The native will face lots of challenges and conflicts in his marriage. Here the native will prosper in his career and business. The native can become really successful in businesses related to land, buildings, bricks and other businesses related to Mars.
For Pisces ascendants, Venus is the lord of the 3rd house and is sitting in the 7th house in the sign of Virgo. Here Venus brings lots of challenges, struggles and obstacles in the married life of the native. The native will dream of big things in life. However, the native may not work towards achieving his dreams.