The Spiritual Interpretation of the Twelve Houses of the Horoscope
As a sequel to the foregoing subjects, viz., the Zodiac and constellations, we will add the spiritual interpretation of the twelve houses of an horoscope, which completes the triune expression of these celestial symbols of eternal truths.
In the 1st – A fortunate life, and power over enemies. In the 2nd – Riches by his personal industry. In the 3rd – Voluntary short journeys. In the 4th – Good fortune in lands and inheritances. In the 5th – A prosperity to gaming, a large family. In the 6th – A sickly life.
Astrological indications of material wealth in a horoscope, Indications of poverty, Indications of the most significant sources of income, Indications of unemployment, etc.
Each paragraph corresponds to certain astrological indications, increasing probability of events. The asterisks at the end of the line – one (*), two (**) or three (***) – indicate the importance of this indication. In order for any factor to be significant for a person, the total number of asterisks must be at least five.
The first house of the horoscope is that sign of the Zodiac which you would see on the eastern horizon at the time for which the figure is made. It is called the ascendant. It rules the personal appearance of the native, and influences the mind to a certain extent, especially if any planet be in the ascendant.
The student understands clearly that the position of the Houses never varies; House I. always occupying the space devoted to the Zodiacal Sign Aries in our original design of the Zodiacal Circle, while the Zodiacal Sign of Nativity must be placed in this House I. in each particular case.