2nd House Astrology


This house, also known as 'Dhana Bhava' (House if wealth), rules many other subjects, most of which are mentioned below:

Significance of Second House in Astrology

  • Investments and savings returns from them.

  • Riches and poverty.

  • Cheating and being cheated in ornaments, money,book, jewelry, paintings, books, investments, and valuable assets.

  • Collection of painting, piece de art, books, musical instruments, journals, magazines, manuscripts, and rare coins/rare/Postage stamps.

  • Beautification/ decoration of office/residence/other premises.

  • Risk to the spouse's life and death of self.

  • Injury to beloved person/lover/spouse, or pet/ animal.

  • Discouragement by beloved/lover/spouse in matters concerning sex, investments, savings, collections, wealth, and decision-making process.

  • Sister or stepbrother related through father.

  • Risk of limb or life at the hands of a beloved person/lover/spouse or his friend or her paramour or mistress.

  • Deprivation of money, wealth, jewelry, ornaments, collection of essential items/valuables by beloved/lover/spouse.

  • Violence/ litigation/ black-mail/ harassment by beloved/ lover/ spouse.

  • Deficiency/ailment to teeth/vocal/ machinery/throat/neck/tongue/ mouth/cheek/jaw/eye/ear or any portion or part of the head's right side. Any thyroid gland group disease to be determined mainly by the 12th house in co-ordination with the 2nd house.

  • Allied disease or cancer of the tongue, throat, and diseases, such as venereal complaints/Aids, have to be determined from the 2nd and 7th houses are coordinating and that the 6th and 8th houses.

  • Losses or gains to beloved/lover/spouse/self by gambling, kitty party/betting on games/betting at races and matches, or losses by financing forums or chit fund companies (referral house 8th).

  • Treaty between armies/nations, or between governments of countries/states.

  • Compromise between adversaries/enemies/opponents, competitors, or the spouse's beloved/lover of the spouse (mostly out of intimidation/fear/tactics/threat).

  • Actual accrual of income and source of income to mother/stepmother.

  • Actual help or refusal of help towards religious, social, and charitable causes.

  • Good or bad intentions of aunts/uncle/cousins towards spouse or self (referral houses 3rd, 7th, and 9th).

  • Non-cordial/ cordial/fighting/quarrelsome relations with partners, associates, co-commuters, co-workers, colleagues, and neighbors in crime or commerce (referral houses 6th and 10th).

  • Clandestine or open storage/collection or custody (sometimes may be on behalf of others) of money, moveable or encashable assets, precious stones, bullion, ornaments, items of antiquity, valuable, items, etc.

  • Taking liberty or tolerating behaviour chiefly for gains of any kind (referral houses 4th and 7th).

  • Poverty and the inability to provide basic amenities of life for children/ spouse/self (referral houses 4th and 10th).

  • Poverty or riches in childhood adversely affecting or not affecting education and upbringing at the early stages of life (referral houses 4th and 5th).

  • During childhood, getting education up to 20 years by begging/borrowing/returnable loan from a Trust/scholarship/ freeship (includes writing material, books, food, clothes, residence, etc.).

  • Luxury/enjoyment/comfort/other facilities/conveniences at the cost of family members/friends/outsides (referral house 4th).

  • Losses or gains to self from sisters/brothers/cousins, or losses or gains to themselves (referral houses 3rd and 9th).

  • Gains from stepmother/mother as one's right or by deprivation of others' rights (referral houses 3rd, 4th, and 9th).

  • Gains from progeny, including misuse or use of progeny or its name in its childhood greedy or necessity motive (referral house 5th).

  • Gains from opponent/enemy/competitor/adversary by showing any favor, compromise, bestowing an honour, withdrawal from a given position/situation (referral houses 4th, 10th, and 11th).

  • Gains from lover/spouse/beloved by misuse or natural means or blackmail (referral houses 7th, 9th, and 12th houses).

  • Gains from uncle/father (referral houses 9th and 10th).

  • Gains concerning prestige/money/publicity, etc., as compensation for defamation (referral houses 6th, 9th, 11th, and 12th). 

  • Losses or gains to self from maternal grandfather or paternal grandmother or losses or gains (referral houses 4th, 9th, and 10th).

  • Losses or gains to father of spouse from self, indirectly directly, or by unfair or fair means (referral houses 4th and 7th).

  • Losses or gains to sell from any distant relation of the spouse or losses/gains to him/her by self (referral houses 6th, 7th, and 8th).

  • Getting money by violent/dishonest methods and other tactics (referral house 3rd).

  • Loss of money due to debauch and lust nature or the tendency of spouse or self (referral house 7th).

  • Loss of assets/money to compromise or win over with an enemy, opponent/adversary/ competitor (referral houses of 6th and 7th).

  • Loss of assets/money by government action (referral house 12th).

  • Loss of wealth/money/assets by fire, theft, floods, earthquake, arson, tornado, storm, and similar other natural calamities (referral houses 4th, 10th, 11th, and 12th).

  • Loss of money to escape payment of compensation or defamation (referral houses 9th and 12th).

  • Reduction in wealth or money by giving contributions/donations to religious/social/educational/charitable causes (with our without motive (referral houses 9th, 10th, and 11th houses).

  • Loss of money by acts of omission and commission by brothers/sisters/parents/ or any other relations of spouse or self, by grandchildren or children (referral houses 3rd, 4th, 9th, 5th, and 10th).

  • Size a more comprehensive family and immediate family vis-à-vis system of hand joint living or otherwise, capacity, and help/maintain or otherwise concerning the joint family or the wider family (referral houses 3rd, 4th, 5th, 8th, 9th, and 12th).

  • Will and capacity to help/maintain people outside the family's periphery (referral houses 9th and 12th).

  • Injury/illness/death of maternal grandfather and parental grandmother.

  • All matters related to a daughter's father-in-law, mother-in-law of a son, friend of son's wife, or friend of daughter's husband. 

Important Note:

  • Regarding money and wealth possessions of any individual, the astrologer must ponder over conflicts/contradictions, contrast existing in the planets' positions, or affecting the 2nd house either indirectly or directly and then jump to conclusions. The probability of sudden loss/windfall should not be lost sight of.
  • Every person in relation (brothers/sisters, parents, and grandparents) is governed by his/her planets, and another person's planets have side-effects only.