A brilliant globe of light rising on the eastern horizon and setting in the west with unerring regularity called the sun has awe-inspired mankind since its inception. This sole sustainer of terrestrial life undergoes constant fusion reaction on its surface according to modern science by which two atoms of hydrogen fuse together to create one atom of helium and in the process an incredible level of energy is released. The Uranian Astrology have enabled man to pursue his hunt for extra-solar planets about 90 of which have been discovered to date but with no confirmation of extraterrestrial life being present there primarily due to the absence of a unique combination of factors such as right distance of planets from the sun, right size of the planet, presence of an atmosphere and even more importantly the existence of water. These studies further emphasize the uniqueness of our sun-earth relationship that is apparently purely astronomical by nature nevertheless in effect astrological too.
A lot of our ancients’ attention was focused on the Sun who well recognized its central position inside our solar system as well as the simple fact that many such suns are scattered across various galaxies. These and several other astronomical and astrological facts of importance are very well documented inside our ancient scriptures including Suryasiddhanta.
In ancient lore, you will find a story about Maya demon, who, after having a long tapa was blessed by the Sun God, part of whom appeared before him and granted him a boon. Maya required to make him known the mystery and secret workings of nature and the science of Jyotisha was explained to him from the Sun God himself. Jyotisha contained both predictive and mathematical portions.
In predictive astrology, direct sunlight represents royal position, the king, authority father, Atma(self), Tanu(body) especially the portion of head. Astrologically, if Sun is ill-placed or afflicted in almost any manner it may impact the abovementioned significations adversely but as taken along with its lordship. We shall discuss in the course of this post negative or positive outcomes of direct sunlight with respect to different lagans(Ascendants), such placements and the Rajayogas(combinations for attaining high positions) it is capable of doing formation.
Aries Lagna: Sun will be the ruler of 5th house with this Lagna ruling children, education and intellect. Sun is a benefic planet here. It can form Rajayogas with mars, Moon and Venus for this Lagna inside the ascending order of power. Positive Placements: Lagna, 2nd 3rd, 5th, 9th, 10th and 11th houses. Other parts of the placements is negative. Taurus Lagna : Sun rules the 4th house for this particular Lagna ruling mother, heart, domestic attachments and property related matters. Sun can form Rajayogas with Venus(blemished because of 6th lordship), mercury and Saturn within the ascending order of power.
Positive placements : Lagna, 2nd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 9th, 10th and 11th. Rest of the placements are negative. Gemini Lagna : 3rd home is governed by the Sun for this Lagna representing younger siblings, prowess, shoulders and arms etc. Sun is actually a functional malefic here. Positive placements : Lagna, 2nd, 3rd, 6th, 8th, 11th and 12th. Other parts of the placements are negative.
Cancer Lagna : Sun is ruler of the 2nd house ruling wealth speech, right eye, face and neck. Sun is really a strong Maraka for Cancer Lagna. As 2nd lord, Sun is really a neutral planet. It may form Dhanayogas( combinations for wealth) with Moon, Venus and Jupiter(blemished). Positive placements : Lagna, 2nd, 3rd, 5th, 9th, 10th and 11th. Other parts of the placements are negative.
Leo Lagna : Sun is lord of Lagna for your Leo natives. It is really an unflinching benefic here. Sun can form Rajayogas with Mars, Jupiter(blemished), Saturn(blemished) and Venus(slightly blemished). Positive placements : Lagna, 2nd, 4th, 5th, 7th, 9th, 10th and 11th. Remaining placements are negative.
Virgo Lagna : Sun is lord of the 12th here ruling losses, expenditure etc. Although 12th lord is a neutral planet here still due to being a Dusthana(negative house) lord usually it really is taken to be a malefic. Positive placements : 2nd, 3rd, 6th, 8th and 12th. Other parts of the placements are negative. Libra Lagna : Sun being lord of the 11th house for Libra Lagna rules gains, profits, friends etc. Sun is a functional malefic here. But as its significations are positive it is usually taken as a benefic. It could form Dhanayogas with Mars(lord of 2nd), Mercury(9th lord) and Venus(Lagna lord).
Positive placements : 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 7th, 9th, 11th. Other parts of the placements are negative. Scorpio Lagna : Being lord from the 10th Sun rules government, father etc. for Scorpio Lagna. Here the Sun has got an exclusive role to experience. Being both the karaka and also the lord of the abovementioned significations it may show accentuated outcomes of its position vuztgx these parts of life. It could form Rajayogas with Mars(blemished), Jupiter and Moon within the ascending order of power.
Aquarius Lagna : Direct Sunlight rules 7th house for ราศี ยูเรเนียน. It represents marriage, travel, partnerships. Sun is really a benefic here. It could form Rajayogas with Saturn, Mercury(blemished) and Venus in the ascending order of power. It has additionally been assigned Maraka powers and its exposure to 2nd house may be especially harmful in terms of health. Positive placements : Lagna, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 10th and 11th. Other parts of the placements are negative. These positions in the Sun really should not be taken as decisively positive or negative on the basis in the results given above without looking into other planets’ influence and especially Bhava degrees, the levels of the planets and the power of sunlight inside the horoscope of a particular individual.