This is the Karma Bhava in Vedic Astrology, relating to the work you do and the profession you are involved in. Your area of occupation is defined by the planetary placement in this house. This is essentially the house of career. A thorough analysis of tenth house in Vedic Astrology answers some key questions such as what would be your line of work, whether you would be successful, what career mistakes you could make, whether you would be an employer or employee and so on. Whether you are in a position of authority or are at the service of others also comes under 10th house realm. Your connection with people of high-ranking positions and power is also ruled by 10th house. It also governs your earning capabilities.
Tenth house in astrology is degree of the ecliptic that was highest at the time and place of birth. And that is what it represents, your highest achievements and the desire to achieve heights. It is about power, prestige, social status, financial strength, achievements, recognition, respect and position. Whether you become a popular face and earn fame is also governed by 10th house. It represents the bigger picture, your ultimate career goals and the professional endeavors you make to reach there.
10th house is the most important angular house. When it makes a combination with 9th house, it forms the biggest Raj Yoga, leading the native towards success. It is also the “Artha” house, which means economy. So your financial prosperity and material strength also come under 10th house.
It also defines your professional outlook, whether you are a hard worker, ambitious and determined person or a lazy lad, disinterested in career matters. 10th house is not just about your vocation, it is also about avocation. The reason why you choose a particular field is also determined by studying 10th house in horoscope. Is it financial, emotional or by hobby?
This house relates to Capricorn, which is also a sign known for its workaholic tendencies and sense of ambition. Saturn and Mars are strongly associated with this house and both are related to work and aspiration. In Mundane Astrology, 10th house refers to the main leader whether it is the PM or a royal figure. The party that holds the administration is also represented by the 10th house. The cream of the society and people in power also fall under the terrain of 10th house. The integrity, values, status and honor of the nation along with its reputation among others is also governed by 10th house. It specifically relates to the commercial, political and employment industry.