twelve Houses of a horoscope are considered as a record of the entire
life and qualities of the person. The first House, about which we
will learn in detail, is the backbone of any horoscope. The first
House is known as Lagna (Ascendant),
and the Lord of the first House is called as Lagnesh or Ascendant.
to Vedic astrology, the first House of the horoscope represents the
physical presence of the person. It represents physique, early life,
childhood, health, character, physical built, complexion, virtues,
will power, fame, beauty, age, joys and sorrows, mind, physical
frame, nature and one’s inclinations towards different aspects of
life. This House influences the sense of knowing one’s strengths,
weakness, likes, dislikes, and how they would want others to perceive
them through their mannerisms, behaviour and attitude.
don’t need an expert to tell you what your Ascendant is. Here is how
you can find your Ascendant. Take your horoscope and observe the
numbers written in the Houses.
are the numbers, and each one of them represents a particular sign.
sign has a Lord. Given below are the Lords of the 12 zodiacs.
– Aries and Scorpio
– Gemini and Virgo
– Sagittarius and Pisces
– Taurus and Libra
– Capricorn and Aquarius
the first House has 12 written in it, Pisces is the Ascendant, and
Jupiter is the Lord of the Ascendant in that horoscope.
Zodiac signs also have some basic characteristics, which are rightly
associated with the primary elements of nature namely- earth, fire,
air and water. The signs possess peculiarities of these elements.
Leo and Sagittarius are known as Fire
Virgo and Capricorn are known as Earth
Libra and Aquarius are known as Air
Scorpio and Pisces are known as Water