A more detailed version of this article is featured in the book ‘Debilitated Planets Part 1 (Revised Edition)’.
Debilitated Sun in Fourth House
When debilitated Sun is placed in the fourth house in a horoscope, Cancer rises in the ascendant. Debilitated Sun is benefic in the fourth house in most cases though it may turn malefic in some cases. This may happen when Sun is afflicted by malefic planets, such as through conjunction and/or aspects. As the number of malefic planets and the strengths of such planets increase, Sun may become more malefic.
Since Sun is weak due to debilitation, it may become easy for malefic planets to add negativity to Sun. If debilitated Sun is afflicted by one or more than one malefic planet in the fourth house, it may turn significantly or highly malefic. Apart from that, the overall theme of horoscope having such debilitated Sun can also turn it malefic in some cases, when such theme is malefic. The concept of benefic planets turning malefic due to influences of malefic planets has been explained in Manglik Dosh section of the book ‘Match Making and Manglik Dosh (Revised Edition)’.
Let’s look at some results which may be given by debilitated Sun in the fourth house when it is benefic. Such benefic debilitated Sun can bless the native with good results related to mother, education, wealth, properties, vehicles, family, marriage, profession, finances and several other good results, depending on his overall horoscope.
Such benefic debilitated Sun can bless the native with success through the field of real estate, auto industry, agriculture industry, fashion industry, education industry, finance industry, matrimonial industry, event management industry, security industry, hospitality industry, entertain industry and several other fields, depending on his overall horoscope.
Such benefic debilitated Sun can bless the native with a post of authority in government, through job or through politics, especially when it is engaged in a combination with benefic Venus. Taking an example, suppose benefic debilitated Sun is placed in the fourth house of a horoscope in Libra with benefic Venus. Exalted Jupiter is placed in the first house in Cancer, exalted Mercury is placed in the third house in Virgo, benefic Mars is placed in the tenth house in Aries and Saturn is placed in the seventh house in Capricorn. Benefic Venus may cancel the debilitation status of Sun and Neechbhang Rajyoga may be formed in the fourth house. In this case, the native become a police officer. He may get selected for a high rank in police services and he may witness good amount of success, recognition and authority as a police officer.
If benefic Moon is placed in the tenth house in Aries with Mars, benefic Rahu is placed in the sixth house in Sagittarius and Ketu is placed in the twelfth house in Gemini, the equation may become better. Moon and Mars may form Chandra Mangal Yoga as well as Ruchaka Yoga in the tenth house, and Venus may form Malavya Yoga in the fourth house. In this case, the native may achieve success in competitive exams and he may get selected for the highest possible direct rank in police services. He may come across very good amount of success, recognition and authority as a police officer.
The native may serve on some very important posts and he may solve most of the cases undertaken by him. He may specialize in fighting violent type of crimes. He may become the head of a special task force which may be formed to deal with terrorists, gangsters, mafia organizations and/or other likewise criminals who use violence. The native may receive several awards for bravery and courage, and he may be a popular police officer. If the finer factors and running times are supportive, the native may serve as the chief of police of a state, before retirement.
Apart from these, benefic debilitated Sun in the fourth house can bless the native with several other types of good results, depending on his overall horoscope. The native may become an actor, singer, dancer, musician or some other type of creative professional.
On the other hand, malefic debilitated Sun in the fourth house can trouble the native with problems related to family, mother, father, marriage, profession, finances, wealth, reputation, properties, vehicles and several other problems, depending on his overall horoscope.
Such debilitated Sun can trouble the native with various types of problems related to his father, especially when it is joined by malefic planet/planets. It can also create various types of problems related to native’s mother and his other family members. Such malefic Sun can delay and/or disturb the marriage of the native and it can also break one or more than one of his marriages, depending on his overall horoscope and running times.
Taking an example, suppose a combination of debilitated Sun and malefic Mercury is placed in the fourth house in Libra. Venus is placed in the sixth house in Sagittarius along with Jupiter, Rahu is placed in the ninth house in Pisces and Ketu is placed in the third house in Virgo. In this case, native’s parents may not have a good marriage and they may argue/fight a lot. The native may experience a disturbed childhood due to bad equation between his parents and he may also witness domestic violence where his father may physically abuse his mother.
If Moon is placed in the twelfth house in Gemini, the native may be sent to a boarding school and he may spend most of his childhood away from home. Looking at a variation, if benefic Moon is placed in the first house in Cancer, Mars is placed in the sixth house in Sagittarius with Venus and Jupiter, and Saturn is placed in the ninth house in Pisces with Rahu, the equation may change. In this case, native’s parents may get divorced after going through a horrible marriage for more than 5 years, and the native may live with his mother. He may have a very troublesome relationship with his father, throughout his life.
Apart from these, malefic debilitated Sun in the fourth house of horoscope can trouble the native with several other problems, depending on his overall horoscope.