Sun in House Two
Sun in 2nd House Overview:
The Sun in the 2nd house is a placement that highlights the importance of material wealth and resources for an individual’s sense of pride and self worth. This placement signifies potent appetites and willpower to acquire, protect and preserve what is theirs. Such individuals may also benefit from a lot of self confidence in this area as well. They are likely to be very enthusiastically involved in the management of property and finances. In the 2nd house, the Sun imbues energy and vitality in how they deal with their possessions. It suggests a taste for luxury and having nice things that provide an ego boost.
Money can come and go easily for these individuals but they tend to be quite generous and hospitable to others. They may have a penchant for using their pocket book to show their love and putting their money where their mouth is. The Sun in house 2 can sometimes overemphasize the importance of materialistic values. On the other hand it can also highlight a strength of values and a good sense of integrity at least with regards to business relations and commercial transactions. Such individuals may have a penchant for being braggarts when it comes to their earning power and value of their possessions.
Sun in 2nd House key Traits:
- management skill
The 2nd House:
The 2nd house in astrology is known as the house of possessions. This house corresponds to the sign of Taurus and its ruler Venus. This is the house of our values and material possessions. It represents our finances and economic status. It is about the things we own and value in this world. Having the sun in the 2nd house for example, may indicate a person who takes pride in their possessions and maybe uses money and material resources as a source of validation and self worth. The planets and signs that occupy this house can indicate something about what we need or desire to feel comfortable and happy. It also shows in what ways we are likely able to attract money, good luck and prosperity.
The Sun in Astrology:
In astrology, the sun represents our vitality, our willpower, core self and conscious ego. The sun is the largest of all the celestial bodies and is the center around which all other planets and luminaries revolve. For this reason, it holds the most significance in a person’s astrology chart and forms the basis of who we are and what we are learning to become as a person. The sun contrasts with the moon in that it represents the more conscious and rational part of our mind. The moon, on the other hand, encompasses the subconscious reactions, impressions and emotions that operate in the background of our psyche.
Sun in 2nd House Natal:
In the 2nd house of the birth chart, the sun seeks to distinguish and differentiate itself through the realm of our possessions. In this house, the sun uses money, resources and other materia as a source of ego validation and self worth. It also uses these things to distinguish themselves from the crowd and assert its individuality. Personal belongings can become a defining aspect of their personality. It cultivates a special attachment to the value of what they have and are able to acquire over time. Having this in the chart can sometimes indicate a preoccupation with materialism and money.
The sun in the 2nd house can bring about a desire for power and resources. The pursuit of wealth and success can become the strongest driving motivator for them. Their path to self development is paved in money. However successful they are at acquiring it or losing it, it will likely be a central object of focus. If the sun is badly aspected with Venus, the ruler of the 2nd house, it could indicate difficulty in the area of finances. On the other hand, having the sun in the 2nd house can foster a strong personal sense of values. Moral codes and ethics can be of prime interest to them and their sense of self.
Sun in 2nd House Transit:
When the sun transits the 2nd house, it will stimulate an interest and drive to acquire resources that will enhance and boost one’s sense of self worth. During such a period, there may be a compulsion to show off in a materialistic way either through clothing, gadgets or some special purchase that they are proud of. This is likely a time to set or reassess financial goals. There may be a greater desire to reward oneself and maybe indulge in a bit of spending.
This transit can also foster a desire to stand out through style and preferences. There is a temptation to flaunt and peacock the things you have as a statement of who you are and what you stand for. You may seek out others who share your values or emphasize the individuality of your differences. At any rate, you likely feel self conscious about what you have or have not. You may be motivated to make some special purchases that will give you an ego boost.
Sun in the 2nd House in Each Sign:
Sun in the 2nd House in Aries – In the sign of Aries, the Sun in the 2nd house is a placement that indicates an impulsivity and eagerness to acquire and possess resources and material gains. People with this in their chart are bound to be something of a trophy hunter. They enjoy racking accolades and tokens of victory and achievement. They can be imprudent with money and spare no expense when their ego is at stake. Additionally, these individuals can find it difficult to be patient and delay gratification.
Sun in the 2nd House in Taurus – In the sign of Taurus, the sun in the 2nd House produces a fixation with material possessions but also a preoccupation with values and ethics. For these individuals, their word is their bond. They don’t like letting people down and their sense of pride can sometimes get overly wrapped up with what they own and possess. Having the sun in the 2nd house in Taurus brings about a focus on comfort, quality and sensuality. These individuals know value when they see it and they are keen on rewarding themselves generously for their work and accomplishments.
Sun in the 2nd House in Gemini – Having the Sun in the 2nd house and in the sign of Gemini will bring about a certain fickleness and capriciousness with money and resources. These individuals are able to attain financial success through their versatility of skill and personality. They are not clingy with money and are inclined to spend generously especially when among friends and colleagues. They are also not possessive but they can be nosey about the things that other people own and possess. They may harbor an interest in fashion and design and even decide to make money from it.
Sun in the 2nd House in Cancer – Having the Sun in the 2nd house in Cancer may foster a strong attachment to objects especially those of sentimental value. For these individuals, their self confidence can also get heavily wrapped up with the amount of money they make and the value of the things they possess. Material security is very important to them and they prefer to have too much than not enough. The desire for financial stability and comfort is a primary focus and source of motivation for them.
Sun in the 2nd House in Leo – With the Sun in house 2 in Leo, there is a more liberal attitude about money. People with this placement are especially generous and when they can afford to, it makes them feel really good to give money and help people out financially or through other resources. They have a lot of pride and compassion but sometimes their heart is bigger than their means. Additionally, they are likely to be creative and full of ingenuity when it comes to working with what they have. Their tastes and preferences can run extravagant and they don’t resist indulging and spoiling themselves when they think they deserve it..
Sun in the 2nd House in Virgo – In the sign of Virgo, the sun in the 2nd house is a placement that yields a more modest and picky attitude about money and resources. They are less indulgent and more interested in things that add quality value to their health and wellbeing. This configuration also yields a cautiousness and pragmatism with money. They are not inclined to spend or splurge recklessly. They pride themselves on their responsibility with finances and the stability and security they are able to establish over time through smart choices. These individuals may do well in the realm of banking and investing.
Sun in the 2nd House in Libra – People who have their sun in the 2nd house in Libra like to distinguish themselves through the things they have. They derive security and confidence from having things they perceive to be valuable. Additionally, they pride themselves in their capacity as a tastemaker. They have an eye for what’s aesthetic or trendy. Morally, they seek to be fair and care very much about their perception in the eyes of others.
Sun in the 2nd House in Scorpio – in the sign of Scorpio, the sun in the second house is a placement that can produce a very possessive and obsessive interest in material possessions. Wealth and resources can serve as a proxy for self-importance and self value. The means by which they go about acquiring such resources is likely to be shrewd and low key. There is a desire for power that underscores their purposes. For them, money and resources are tools for leverage that allow them to do what they want to do.
Sun in the 2nd House in Sagittarius – Sun in the 2nd House in Sagittarius – with this son in the second house in the sign of Sagittarius, money and resources will likely be spent towards travel expenses and various trips and excursions. People with this placement take particular pride in the trinkets and trophies they collect from their experiences. They appreciate sentimental objects as a reminder of the things they have been through and the achievements they’ve made. They like exotic and foreign things that for them can represent a piece of the World that they can possess for themselves.
Sun in the 2nd House in Capricorn – Having the sun in the second house in Capricorn is a placement that brings about less materialism and more of an interest in objects of practical value. They take pride in their handiness and their ability to fix and build with the tools they have available to them. As a provider, they are very resourceful and knowledgeable of how things work and what to do when things become dysfunctional. People with this placement are very responsible with their money and avoid unnecessary and exorbitant purchases that they cannot afford.
Sun in the 2nd House in Aquarius – Having the sun in the 2nd house In Aquarius is a placement that will foster an affinity for objects that are unique an unusual. These individuals like to differentiate themselves by having things that few others have or being one of the first people to adopt something before it becomes popular. They take pride in being a trendsetter and are especially fond of tech trends and science. People with this placement have the capacity exert influence over others and wield social status.
Sun in the 2nd House in Pisces – Those who have their sun the 2nd house in Pisces are disposed towards having a sometimes unrealistic and emotional attachment to money. They are likely able to earn and aquire wealth and success through creative and imaginative means. Managing finances can be tricky for them but they also have the capacity to make money through deceptive means. They could be drawn to careers as an illusionist or magician or spiritual, medical and motivational fields where they can help heal people.
Sun in the 2nd House Celebrities:
Leonardo DiCaprio (November 11th, 1974) sun in the 2nd house in Scorpio
George Clooney (May 5th, 1961) sun in the 2nd house in Taurus
Elvis Presley (January 8th, 1935) sun in the 2nd house in Capricorn
Cameron Diaz (August 30th, 1972) sun in the 2nd house in Virgo
Cristiano Ronaldo (February 5th, 1985) sun in the 2nd house in Aquarius
Marion Cotillard (September 30th, 1975) sun in the 2nd house in Libra
Oprah Winfrey (January 29th, 1954) sun in the 2nd house in Aquarius
Paris Hilton (February 17th, 1981) sun in the 2nd house in Aquarius
Arnold Schwarzenegger (July 30th, 1947) sun in the 2nd house in Leo
Sandra Bullock (July 26th, 1964) sun in the 2nd house in Leo
Audrey Hepburn (May 4th, 1929) sun in the 2nd house in Taurus
Joaquin Phoenix (October 28th, 1974) sun in the 2nd house in Scorpio
Vanessa Paradis (December 22nd, 1972) sun in the 2nd house in Capricorn
Alain Delon (November 8th, 1935) sun in the 2nd house in Scorpio
Robert De Niro (August 17th, 1943) sun in the 2nd house in Leo
Che Guevara (May 14th, 1928) sun in the 2nd house in Taurus
Kourtney Kardashian (April 18th, 1979) sun in the 2nd house in Aries
Ryan Reynolds (October 23rd, 1976) sun in the 2nd house in Scorpio
Jean-Marie Le Pen (June 20, 1928) sun in the 2nd house in Gemini
Helena Blavatsky (August 12th, 1831) sun in the 2nd house in Leo
Gerard Butler (November 13th, 1969) sun in the 2nd house in Scorpio
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