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The 10th house in Vedic astrology, Karma Bhava

10th House in Jothishi
Vedic Astrology and Jothishi - Houses in Vedic Astrology

Vedic astrology has been in practice from the ancient times. Astrologers would use their skills of observing the planetary movements and how each of the planets’ energy influences the events in a person’s life.

In Vedic astrology, there is mapping of star charts to see the influence of planetary movements. The astrologers even use the planetary movements during the time of a person’s birth. There are 12 houses and each of the planets move to these houses.

The planetary movements in these house brings favorable or unfavourable time periods in a life of a person. Each house stands for something.

The Tenth House and karma bhava/career

Amidst the 12 houses in Vedic astrology, the 10th house strongly represents the cosmic cycle of karma. The 10th house is representation of action and profession and is known as karmas Thana or kirtisthana.

In Vedic astrology the 10 house or the karma bhava determines your professional path by the planetary movements in this house.  The planetary movements in this house decide your career line. It also determines what type of a profession you want to be in to pave your path of success.

The position of power or servitude is also depended on the planetary movements in the 10th house that showcases whether you are in line to be an employer or an employee. The 10th house in Vedic astrology also helps in deciding your position as a social climber as it links you to connect and build your network with people in power.

The 10th house in Vedic astrology is directly linked to your earning potentials. The 10th house portrays power and ambition.

Hard Work in 10th House
Hard Work in 10th House

The 10th house also is a strong determinant of one’s approach towards hard work. Are they professional or casual when it comes to putting the required efforts for achieving their career goals? This decides the karma of their actions and it bears the fruit accordingly.

The 10th house has the most supreme angle. It is ruled by the planet Saturn with Mars and Sun being the Karakas and its horoscope sign is the Capricorn. The highest ecliptic angle of the 10th house during the time of birth determines a person’s professional path.

The 10th house is an important catalyst in deciding the individual’s position of power and prestige. The career goals and professional accomplishments are determined by heavily by the 10th house.

The 10th house helps in deciding your career line. It is also shows the reason behind choosing your career path be it emotional or financial. The 10th house shows that if the individual’s hard work and ambition are in line, it will give result to the desired professional endeavors.

Prestige and Image in 10th house
10th House

Tenth House -Status and Income

The 10th house represents the image and the prestige that an individual might earn through their actions. The strong planetary influence in 10th house leads to employment in the domains of politics, government, and commercial work.

The most influential and powerful people represent the 10th house. The elitist members of the society have strong planetary movements in the 10th house which has determined their success.

The ambitions of the elites have determined their success and lead to the accumulation of wealth over a period of time. The 10th house is a strong influence behind wealth.  The 10th house has an important hold over an individual’s public life. It helps to shape traditions and values beyond the family and the private sphere.

It also decides how a person responds to power and authority. The 10th house is strongly linked with performance and perseverance which are the key ingredients to build the reputation and credibility of the person in the eyes of the society. The 10th house is a decisive factor in shaping one’s public image in the society.

10th House in Jothish
Natural 10th House Makara/Capricorn

When in job or service, the 10th  house determines your performance and promotion in the job period.  The financial progress of a person is determined by the 10th house.

The sign of Capricorn in the 10th house shows a hardworking and workaholic attitude in the individual.

The desire to achieve more and prove oneself is constantly a characteristic of the 10th house. It builds a competitive attitude in the individual to achieve their professional goals.

The 10th house leads to individuality and honing the individual skills and personalities to secure the desired career goals.  The actions and expression we use to achieve the career goals is determined by the 10th house.  

The 10th house encourages the individuals to express their professional goals prudently to the public.  They want to achieve greatness and will not stop at anything. The 10th house induces a ‘go getter’ attitude. The alignment of the planets must be strong in the 10th house to bring professional success, if not; it can lead to professional struggles.

Planets and 10th Bhava

If the Sun rules in the 10th house it leads to strong success in careers in politics and government. The 10th house also leads to travel in foreign lands to achieve professional greatness and leave a mark in the world.

The influence of Mars and Saturn in the 10th house can lead to status and power in the society. The influence of Saturn in the 10th house leads to a slow but a steady growth in the professional life with continuous patience and perseverance.

If the 10th house has the strong planetary influence of Jupiter, it will lead to morality in every action. The individual will earn fame through justice and morality.

10th House
10th House in Vedic Astrology

The influence of Mercury in the 10th house brings success as an entrepreneur or a businessman. It helps in the flourishing of businesses.

It brings success to the individuals who are employed in the services such as engineering or trade. People enjoy professional success in servitude.

The planet mercury in the 10th house brings duality in professional roles.

The influence of mars in the 10th house brings perseverance and achieving success though strength, but it can also lead to arrogance and over-ambition.

The body parts related to  the 10th house are the knee, knee joints, and the hips. The 10th house when combines with the 9th house, it brings the confluence of the Raj Yoga. This is an auspicious time period which brings good fortune and professional success in abundance