The first house represents the “mask,” “shield,” or “body guard” that you present to the world.
Appearance, persona, outer personality, our “interface” with the world, how others see us.
This house belongs to Aries and is Ruled by Mars. This house is a day sign of the masculine polarity. Its mode is a cardinal house and its element is FIRE!
The second house represents your material resources and that which you value in terms of spirituality and wellness. Anything that you posses that gives you a sense of security relates to the second house. Things such as money, income, property or health and your attitude towards them fall into this category.
Money, finances, possessions, material abundance and values, what we “have” (both literally and figuratively).
This house belongs to Taurus and is ruled by Venus. This house is a night sign of the feminine polarity. Its mode is a fixed house and its element is EARTH!
The third house represents your connection to your immediate environment, siblings, roommates, neighbors and relatives other than your parents. This is the house of regular or daily communications and regularly scheduled movements, and short trips like going to school, work or to the grocery store. Thoughts, ideas, exchanges of knowledge and information, books, PDFs, email, neighborhoods all fall under the third house.
This house belongs to Gemini and is ruled by Mercury. This house is a day sign of the masculine polarity. Its mode makes it a mutable house and its element is AIR!
Sex, death, inheritance, others, money, loss, mental, emotional, financial and karmic debt. Ruled by Mars (Classical Astrology) and or Pluto (Modern Astrology) Element is Water, Modality is Fixed.
Travel, higher education, religion, spirituality, crusades, challenges, dual nature, civilized vs. uncivilized. Ruled by Jupiter. Element is Fire, Modality is Mutable.
This is the house of empirical vision, clairvoyance, Career, social position, public reputation, clarity, achievements, limitations, structure, accountability, and potential. Ruled by Saturn.
Element is Earth, Modality is Cardinal.
Friendships, associations, aspirations, and clarity. This house is powered by altruism, shared goals, and the capacity to transmute high ideal dreams into reality. Ruled by Saturn (Classical Astrology) and Uranus (Modern Astrology). Element is Air, Modality is Fixed.
Hidden matters, the unconscious, clandestine relationships, secret enemies, seclusion, uncertainty, haziness, cathartic progress, sacrifices we are willing to make, self undoing. Ruled by Jupiter (Classical Astrology)and Neptune (Modern Astrology). Element is Water, Modality is Mutable.