Everyone loves Venus as Venus indicates comfort in astrology. It indicates love, money, luxury, creative self-expression, and many more things which can make people happy. According to Vedas Venus is the Guru of Asuras Shukracharya. Actually, in the Vedas, Venus is a male figure, but in astrology, Venus represents a woman. In western astrology, Venus is known as Aphrodite, the Goddess of love. Despite the school of astrology, Venus always indicates, love, females, semen, beauty, white color, comfort, fragrance, money reproductive organs, and marriage. Like Brihaspati, ie, Jupiter Venus is also known as very good knowledge and even more knowledgeable than Jupiter.
In the Vedas Shukra or Venus is the son of Bhrigu and Kavyamata. His mother Kavya mata is also known as Usa or usanas and this entity is a shapeshifter.
The life shukracharya was very intense, throughout his life he stood with Asuras even though he was from Deva clan. His knowledge is highlighted than Brihastpati due to the knowledge of Mitsanjivni Vidya. He got this vidya from Lord Shiva. Brigaspati wanted to learn this Vidya and he sends his son “Kacha” to the ashram of Shukra. The story of Kacha has a sad ending, that even though he learned this vidya he could not use it.
Shukra naturally attracts people due to the karakas attached to it.
In astrology, Venus rules Taurus and Libra. Both the signs are connected to comfort and luxury. In the natural zodiac wheel, Venus rules the second and the seventh house, so whichever Lagna you are ruled by, your second and the seventh house will influence Venus.
Venus indicates these things in astrology. Venus is the owner of Bharani, Purva Phalguni, and Purvashada Nakshatras out of the 27 Nakshatras. It represents material possessions, marriage, arts, cinema fame, beauty, romance, sexuality, fashion- vehicles, houses, spouse, love, and sexual organs
Venus is friendly to Mercury and Saturn while the Sun and Moon are considered to be its enemy planets. Venus stays in a sign for 28 days. When Venus is placed in a negative mode, the person will have weird sexual interests; he can go through a lack of confidence due to his appearance
The specialty of Venus is, it is never too away from the Sun. Unless it is retrograde we can find Venus always in the 12th, 1st, 2nd, or 3rd house from the Sun. It goes retrograde every nineteen months.
Astrological facts about Venus
Gender of Venus: Feminine.
Venus is the karaka or signification of fertility and sexual desires
Venus indicates Spouse.
Planetary cabinet status of Venus: Minister or Royal Advisor.
Venus rules Jala or Water.
Venus has Rajoguna
Caste of the Venus: Brahmin or Priest.
Nature of Venus: Benefic.
Directional strength of Venus: In the Fourth House.
Directional weakness of Venus: In the Tenth House.
Venus rules the zodiacal Sign: Taurus and Libra.
Venus rules the zodiacal House: Natural astrological Second and Seventh houses.
Sign of exaltation of Venus: Pisces.
Sign of debilitation of Venus: Virgo.
Venus is neutral with Mars and Jupiter.
Venus’s Vimshottari Dasha period: Twenty Years.
Venus rules Bharani Nakshatra, Purva Phalguni Nakshatra, and Purva Ashadha Nakshatra.
Venus rules the Pelvis and Reproductive organs.
Venus rules Friday.
Venus rules southeast direction
Venus in the 1st House
Since Venus is the planet for charm and beauty, the placement of Venus will make you very charming and beautiful. If Venus is not in a good mode, then the person can have a lack of confidence regarding his looks. If placed well Venus will make the person very much like a crowd puller. If Venus is in a fire sign ie, Aries, Leo, and Sagittarius, then it will make the person very much lascivious. Venus in Lagna also makes the person very appealing unless it is in a bad mode.
Venus in the 2nd House
When Venus is in the second house, the person is very keen on his self-confidence and appearance. He will have enough money unless Venus is debilitated or in a bad mode. He will even earn money from beauty related industry. He will do beauty enhancement. He will not have any issue in spending money as well as gaining it. If Venus is in the nakshatra of Rohini, then the person can be in singing as well.
Venus in the 3rd House
The 3rd house indicates writing, communication, and own ventures. This will make the person very much talkative. He will have a good relationship with his relatives if Venus is not badly placed. The person will have a lot of wanderlust. If the planet is in a bad mode, then the person will have a bad relationship with relatives and neighbors. The person will use communication for their living. He will be a linguist.
Venus in the 4th House
Venus in the fourth house will make the person very comfortable at home. He will have a special bond with the mother. He will be always interested in cleaning and decorating the house. He will look for a harmonious atmosphere at home. There will be functions like parties at home frequently.
Venus in the 5th House
When Venus is in the fifth house unafflicted, the person will be very romantic. He will have a lot of creative ventures. The person will always attract the opposite sex. He is a very creative person and he will tend to gamble. If Venus is in a bad mode, he will lose money in gambling.
Venus in the 6th House
This is not the favorite house for Venus. Here Venus has to deal with debts, diseases, and enemies. They are not the favorite topics for Venus. This will make the person a workaholic. He will have affairs in the office. Such Venus will bring a lot of colleagues from the opposite gender.
Venus in the 7th House
If Venus is in a good mode, the person will like to be in the crowd. He will not like to be alone. He is a natural diplomat and people will like his friendship. Venus in the seventh house also indicates mass fame.
Venus in the 8th House
Venus will become a healer in this house, so, the person will get rid of almost all diseases. This is also the house of financial deals, so you will have a lot of financial deals. People will be always helpful to you. He will even work in banking and insurance too.
Venus in the 9th House
This is the house for foreign collaborations so there will be a lot of interaction with foreigners. You will know different languages. The ninth house indicates duality, so the chances for multiple love affairs also do exist.
Venus in the 10th House
The tenth house is a weak house for Venus, so the person can be a little irresponsible at work. Still, the person will get enough support from the managers and colleagues. He will be always very conscious about his image. The chances for working in fashion and other entertainment businesses also do exist.
Venus in the 11th House
This is a very good placement for Venus and if Venus is not in a good placement, then the person will have issues. If placed well, the person will work with international companies. There will be a lot of opposite gendered people in his friend circles. The person will be very much goal-oriented.
Venus in the 12th House
Venus will naturally get a lot of strength in this house. Venus is exalted in the sign of Pisces and natural zodiac wheel, Pisces rules the twelfth house. He will like to be very sacrificial in the relationships. The person will be very secretive as well.