Sun in 6th house
The placement of Sun in the 6th house is called Ripu Hanta, Shatru Hanta and Shatari. People having Sun in the 6th house will conquer their enemies and will prove to be great friends. They can go to any length to help their friends. It is one of the most powerful positions as per astrology. People with the Sun in this bhava will share a great bonding with their mother, brothers, and sisters. Strong sun in the sixth house of birth chart affects many aspects of life like Career, Health, Finance, Family, and married life of a person. Sun in the 6th house mainly enhances a person's power to combat anything that bothers him/her in life. It adds to the immunity, stamina, and all such traits whenever a person faces issues. A strong sun in the 6th house gives an edge to the person over other persons and adverse life situations.
How Sun in the 6th House affects our Life
But as Sun has positive power, Sun's poor placement in 6th house makes a person vulnerable also to many conditions. A negative placement of Sun in the 6th house can bring a lot of adversities in a person's life. Sun is so powerful a planet that once it is placed negative, it eats away all auspiciousness and good results of all other planets and houses. A harmful Sun in the 6th house primarily.
First, a negative placement of the Sun in the 6th house makes our enemies conquer over us. These enemies could be at the workplace, in business, in family & likewise. Another significant impact of the Sun in the 6th house is that if a person is involved in Court cases, disputes & legal matters, then chances of winning on such issues become complicated. Enemies prevail upon the person. Click on court cases and legal issues in our life to read more on the link given below.
The second impact of a negative Sun in the 6th house is that the person becomes prone to many diseases & health issues. Sun is the planet of power & strength. So while on the one hand, a positive Sun in the 6th house enhances a person's power & energy to combat health and medical issues. A negative placement of Sun in the 6th house diminishes a person's power & abilities to fight health issues. Not only diseases bother more, but the person can also be losing heavily on medical expenses. Click on specific diseases in the birth chart to read more on the link given below.
Another negative impact of Sun in the 6th house is that it drifts people towards loans and debts. The overall compatibility of a person to fight on many fronts keeps going weaker. These aspects could be like court cases, health issues, as stated above, or losing on matters wherever they face anyone stronger to him/her. It makes a person lose financially, and if Sun is in the 6th house, it makes a person go for more loans and debts to keep life moving. The person with a weak Sun in the 6th house finds it very difficult to come out from such debts and financial crises. Click on loans and debts in the birth chart on the link given below if you are facing such a situation in your daily life.
Personality of people having Sun in 6th house
As mentioned above such people have great relationships with their mother, brother and sister. They are also very helpful by nature and help their friends even if it demands them to live in penury. Coming to their physical traits, they are well-built and have a great personality. They are very determined and sincere. Such individuals are perfectionists and work arduously to attain the high position. They are highly demanding when it comes to the work-front. People with Sun in the 6th house get accolades and admiration for their work. But, it may sometimes also fetch some jealous colleagues. They will have a harsh attitude towards them. Under any circumstances, the Sun in 6th house helps its natives to overcome their enemies and emerge as the winner. Overall, the presence of the Sun in the 6th house helps make an individual a strong individual.
An important point to note about natives of the Sun in 6th house is that they love their work which may sometimes turn them arrogant and snobbish. They may become over-demanding from others. People with Sun in 6th house should be aware of getting over-confident. Sometimes their good work makes them too confident in themselves making their colleagues and subordinates turn angry towards them.
Also Read: How Sun in 7th house affects your Relationship and Career on the link given below.
Personal life of people having Sun in 6th house
If someone has the Sun in 6th house along with Ketu in 1st house or 7th house, then such individuals are blessed with the son who brings stronger fortune. If one has Sun in 6th house along with Mars, Moon and Jupiter in 2nd house then they are beneficial for the following tradition. If they have the Sun in 6th house without Moon, Mars or Jupiter in 2nd house then they would get into the government job after they turn 22 years.
Career selection using astrology is also largely dependent on the placement of the Sun in your horoscope. Mainly sixth house leads to success for people aspiring for the highest positions in Govt. like IAS, IPS & other higher positions in Govt. and public offices. Read more as to how Sun in the birth chart helps selecting careers on the link given below?
Sun in horoscopes, especially of male natives immensely helps a person selecting a life partner. Because a very strong sun in male’s horoscope can make a person very authoritative and dominating.
If Sun is in the 6th house and Jupiter in 5th, 9th or 10th house then it will help such people reach high profile positions in legislature at the state or national level, but if these houses have Mercury and Sun is in 6th house then would be a bit hesitant in public speaking and would face difficulty.
Also Read: Effect of the Sun in 2nd house and its impact on you on the link given below.
Different theories about Sun in 6th house
When it is about the effect of the Sun in 6th house then the Western astrology believes that such individuals will have differences with their father, however the Indian perspective is a bit different. It says that the 10th house rules father so such an individual cannot have bad relations with them.
When it comes to self-employment, then natives of Sun in 6th house are not much inclined for self-employment. Having Sun in 6th house blesses the individual with an impressive personality and good health. However, the malefic Sun makes the individual suffer from health issues like asthma, nervous problems, heart trouble, diphtheria, bronchitis etc. Females having Sun in 6th house indicates pleasure and passion, while the males with the same Sun's position will gain state recognition but it may turn them arrogant and short-tempered.
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Court cases and legal issues in our life
Specific diseases in the birth chart
Loans and debts in the birth chart
How birth chart helps selecting career
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