Mercury in 1st House in Astrology | Health, Career, Wealth & Relationship

Mercury in 1st house in Astrology makes a person extremely intelligent, business-minded, and a clever personality needed in the business world. This person can also become a perfect accountant, and computer programmer, especially if Mercury is sitting with Ketu (South node) of the Moon. Mercury in 1st house in Vedic Astrology people thinks logically with very calculated moves in every aspect of their life. Even in marriage, they look for a business opportunity in their spouse. 

Mercury in 1st House in Astrology

What does 1st House Signify in Vedic Astrology?

The 1st House person rules body and personality. Most astrologers will say it rules the majority of a person’s life and its luck as well, but it’s not true. The luck, career, and wealth factor is ruled by other houses. However, it's the foundation of your life, so a weak foundation will make other planets a little wobbly sitting in a house. But, many people have bad ascendants, but due to other planetary positions, they come out quite well.

The 1st House represents the birth itself, becoming an individual. It represents life overall, the self, and the whole body. Whatever influences the first house will impact the entire life, the personality, the body, and the complexion. Events happening during and shortly after birth also belong to the 1st house.
Physically, the 1st house corresponds to the 1st part of our body, the head in general_ and the skull and brain in particular. The correspondence with Mesha (Aries) adds physical mobility and overall strength. You have the Lagna lord in this house. Therefore it is an important house.

What does Mercury represent in Astrology?

Mercury in 1st house person is intelligent because, for anyone to have good communication, one needs to be intelligent. Mercury is also our
business and management skills due to his calculative and logical nature and love for the marketplace.

Mercury in Vedic Astrology represents speech. It also governs the logical and intellectual side of the mind, the thinking process that precedes speech, and the ability to communicate and anything related to language, using symbols, logic, information processing, and connecting with people or things. The influences on Mercury in the chart will determine the clarity of one's intellect and speech and the ability to communicate.

Auspicious Results of Mercury in 1st House in Astrology

  • The body is attractive and enlightened like pure gold.
  • There will be a mole on the body.
  • The body is strong, well-built, and squarish.
  • One with Mercury in 1st house will be young but childish in looks.
  • One with Mercury in 1st house will visit many countries and go on a pilgrimage in the 27th year.
  • One with Mercury in 1st house will be very intelligent.
  • One will be simple-hearted, patient, and talented.
  • One will be clever, delicate, charitable, and soft-spoken.
  • One with Mercury in 1st house will be calm-natured, skilled at law, and very sympathetic.
  • One with Mercury in 1st house will be knowledgeable about music, dance, and instruments.
  • One will be an ascetic and will behave religiously.
  • One will be quiet, polite, very liberal, and well-behaved.
  • One will be long-lived.
  • The harm to other planets is also nullified.
  • One will be interested in religious work.
  • One will continuously progress in life.
  • One gets worldwide fame.
  • One will be an astrologer or a scholar.
  • One will be knowledgeable in the science of traditional medicine.
  • One will be knowledgeable in poetry, maths, logic, arts, and other shastras.
  • One will continuously practice what one has learned. 
  • One will listen to many shastras.
  • One may be knowledgeable about yantras (talismans), mantras, capable of removing ghosts and spirits, and knowing various skills.
  • One may be an artist.
  • One may earn one’s living through writing and speaking.
  • One will work in big firms.
  • One will be happy with one’s spouse, pleasure-loving, and endowed with all comforts.
  • One will attain the bliss of a spouse in mid-age.
  • Education may finish early.
  • One may be a writer, an editor, or a publisher.     
  • The body is healthy.     
  • One will be in business.     
  • One is solitary loving and hates socializing.     
  • One will be blessed with a brother and will go to heaven.     
  • One will have many sons.

Inauspicious Results of Mercury in 1st House in Astrology

  • One is so diplomatic that no one can influence one.
  • One will suffer gastric problems and suffer from boils, and pimples.
  • One will suffer stomach ailments.
  • One’s appetite will be small.
  • If one falls ill, one’s ailment persists forever.
  • One’s family may be destroyed.     
  • One may be stubborn, insistent, and wicked.     
  • One will be selfish, lowly, and ungrateful and may have illicit relations with the opposite sex.     
  • The results are inauspicious, according to astrologers.     
  • One might go to hell.     
  • One may be deprived of the comfort of a bed, and one may worship a lowly God.     
  • There may be eye ailments.
  • One tends to spend uselessly.
  • Sins are destroyed.     
  • One may be ailing and may suffer from acidity.

Note: The degree of auspiciousness and inauspiciousness will depend upon a complete analysis of the horoscope (birth-chart).

Mercury in 1st House for Various Ascendants In Vedic Astrology