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Shukra occupies 5th-from-Chandra

  1. Shukra-Mesha
  2. Shukra-Urisha [svakshetra]
  3. Shukra-Mithunaya
  4. Shukra-Karkata
  5. Shukra-Singha
  6. Shukra-Kanya [nīcha]
  7. Shukra-Vanika [svakshetra] [mūlatrikoṇa if within 1-10 deg]
  8. Shukra-Vṛścika
  9. Shukra-Dhanus
  10. Shukra-Makara-Draco
  11. Shukra-Kumbha
  12. Shukra-Meena [uchcha]

  1. Shukra in bhava-1
  2. Shukra in bhava-2 [svabhava]
  3. Shukra in bhava-3
  4. Shukra in bhava-4 [dik-bala]
  5. Shukra in bhava-5
  6. Shukra in bhava-6
  7. Shukra in bhava-7 [svabhava]
  8. Shukra in bhava-8
  9. Shukra in bhava-9
  10. Shukra in bhava-10
  11. Shukra in bhava-11
  12. Shukra in bhava-12

"Place me like a seal over your heart,

like a seal on your arm;

for love is as strong as death,

its jealousy unyielding as the grave.

It burns like blazing fire,

like a mighty flame."

Song of Solomon 8:6

(New International Version)


OM shum shukraya namah

OM dram drim draum sah shukraya namah

Himkundmrinaalaabham Daityaanam Paramam Gurum

Sarvashastrapravaktaram Bhargavam Pranmaamyaham

Professor Shukran

Bhrigu * Bha



Amaraari * Vellik

resides in







Phosphoros * Heosphoros * Lucifer * Vesper

Morgensteorra-Aefensteorra * Inanna

Aphrodite * Venera * Zuhra * Malthias * Nogah

Ba'ah * Seba-djai Nin-si-anna * Delebat * Jingxing


the fifth house

nati * intellegentia * ludum

preference for theatrical, political relationships


Empress Xioduan * Chinese Ming Dynasty

Public Figures

Shukra-Mesha * delight in competitive romantic games

Shukra-Urisha [svakshetra]

[Yogakaraka entitled vidya-pati for Makara-Draco indriya-lagna] [Yogakaraka dutiful karmesha for Makara-Draco indriya-lagna]

[pleased by luxurious celebrity] [sweetly entreasured political bargains] [harmoniously sensual game-playing] [appreciation for artistic ornamental fashions] [graciously dramatic display of entitled wealth]


[Yogakaraka dharmesha for Kumbha indriya-lagna] [Yogakaraka bandesha for Kumbha indriya-lagna]

[enjoys talking with students] [balanced political discussions] [pleasantly communicative displays of intelligence]


Shukra-Karkata * delight in nourishing familiar games, play-parenting

Shukra-Simha * delight in political theatrical games


Shukra-Kanya [nīcha] [energizing lagnesha for Urisha indriya-lagna] delight in argumentative logical games

Shukra-Tula [svakshetra] [mūlatrikoṇa 0-10 deg] delight in bargaining trading games

Shukra-Vṛścika * delight in secretive occult games


Shukra-Dhanus * delight in philosophical humanistic games


Shukra-Makara-Draco * delight in hierarchical ranking games



[energizing lagnesha for Tula indriya-lagna] [mysterious randhesha for Tula indriya-lagna]

delight in economic networking games

Shukra-Meena [uchcha] delight in imaginative visionary games


Enjoys central roles, romance, glitter, political relationships

  • Luxurious pleasures via celebrity, brilliant performance, literary arts

  • appreciates the value of children, confidence, and theatre

From bhava-5 lagna, Shukra activates the relative

  • 3rd-sensual communications, ornamental signaling, financial messages
  • 10th luxury status symbols, financial leadership

Enjoys children , creativity speculation, the Stage , literature, artistic and political performance art of all kinds. Enjoys celebrity, wealth and fame.

in a husbandly nativity, the wifely-companion is a great help in matters of politics, theatrical performance, literature, games, speculation, celebrity

Luxurious pleasures via Children, Theatre, Celebrity, and Politics

Lavish praise, delighted applause

Where will Shukra-5 meet the marriage-partner?

Wherever the personal charisma and energy of center-stage artistic performance is turned up bright (5)

  • In a place of entertainment or performance arts setting, such as a movie theatre or dance hall

  • where games are played, including gambling events, wherever financial speculation is enjoyed, such as stock-markets or currency-markets [Shukra finance]

  • or a political event such as a speech or a social gathering featuring the Shukra-5 native in center-stage sparkle

or a party, where fashion-style, glitter-glamor, and a dose of political charm, and the skills of getting attention are practiced.

meeting early in life, while being younger children or adolescents, is also a circumstance of partner-meeting via putrasthana.

Shukra is best suited to relationships between equals. Yet Shukra-5 often replaces the natural bargaining, equity-seeking balancing of 7-peerage with the solipsistic, romantic, adoring, drama, entertainment, celebrity brilliance of 5-self.

going out to dinner to be served like royalty in a restaurant = an effect of bhava-5 = entertainment or amusement . (However, Meeting in the restaurant kitchen under circumstances of being workers such as wait-staff, cleaners, or cooks = bhava-6).

Meeting in a context of drama, adolescence, and romance

  • Franc-Pres 1977- financier Emmanuel Macron fell in love with his high school drama teacher, the future Brigitte Macron. The romance is accounted as intensely passionate. Due to their scandalous age gap, her first marriage with children, and his adolescence, Shukra-Vṛścika required their passions to remain secret.


Spends accumulated wealth [Shukra] on luxuries related to

  • children,

  • theatre, performance art, entertainments and amusements

  • actions and relationships which enhance the divine creativity

  • entertainers and performers, particularly actresses

  • literary genii, particularly women

  • politics and politicians, particularly women

  • games and gamers, gambling, casinos

Not interested in drudgery or moral education; thus, despite their love of children, the honorable task of parenting may lose its attraction * vikarshana.

May turn over their children to be raised by others, returning into their child's life only when it is time to have fun.

Sweet winning of speculative challenges and games, charmed by children, delights in creative genius, enamored of the romantic lover

Likes to dress in elite costume and receive applause from the audience. Well-liked in creative, literary, political, and theatrical settings, especially by their younger protégés.

A deep romantic;

highly indulgent with romantic lovers. However, it is intended that the Lion's Share of the attention should fall upon the Shukra-5 native .

Often, the male Shukra-5 meets his wife at an entertainment event, such as a party or festival or at the theatre; or in context of children's performance, playing at games, or developing creative expressions such as authoring of stories. The female's ability to support his creativity is important to him, and her affectionate love of their children may form the true basis of the marriage.

Luxurious wealth of children and creative performance. Eldest child is often a beautiful girl.

Attracted to celebrity brilliance, creative performance, fame, children, and theatre.

Adores politics.

Romantic interest in actresses (and actors), literary authors, politicians * especially Feminine Nativities * flamboyant dressers, people with high style and a need for attention. For the masculine nativity, may signify a "high maintenance" wife who needs a good deal of attention.

For the feminine nativity, her lady friends are glamorous and there is much shared pleasure in // showing off //. Luxurious pleasures via cosmetics, costume, adornments, regal flourishes, the company of theatre people, and high society appearance.

  • money comes from children, theatre, politics, speculation and games






personal entitlements,

royal privilege,

exceptions to the rules

This parent perceives one's children to be very beautiful and precious. Perhaps to the point of adoration.

If Shukra is unusually strong (uttama etc.) the native may be infatuated with children in general and one's own first child in particular. The child is pretty and artistically talented (barring oppressive drishti).

In a rashi of Shani, service obligations may consume the native 's creativity, so that little intelligence is devoted to the children.

They are always However, attractive and bright. One enjoys an especially affectionate and appreciative relationship with the eldest child, who is often a daughter.

Agents of approval, admiration, applause =lovers, partners, and bankers.

treasuries, beautiful ornamentation, and romantic love are the primary means of gaining ego-validation, attention and approval.

Characteristics of the Environment where ones meets the life-partner(s):

  • children
  • gambling and games
  • creativity,genius
  • romance, poetry
  • literature, drama
  • politics, political campaign
  • royalty, royal court
  • celebrity
  • fashion
  • parties
  • bright lights
  • center-stage activities

Where Meets

Typically, Shukra in bhava-5 meets the first life-partner thus beginning the first contractual life partnership, in a setting related to theatre and"play". The environment may feature themes of creativity and entertainment such as dance"balls " (bailar), poetry and literature, or artistic performance. Other Simha-themed expressions may include political idealism, unique genius, personal charisma, royal court, romance, celebrity and celebrations, children and their delights, fashion costume and style, confident financial speculation, various amusements, gaming or gambling.

Dinner party

  • Microsoft 1955- philanthropist Bill Gates met wife-1 Melinda French at a dinner party (Shukra-5) with entertainment [Surya] related to WHG's corporation [Shani]. His Shukra-Tula balanced relationships + Shani-Tula social justice + corporation + Surya romance + confidence. They maintained a institutionally defined professional relationship [Shani] for several years before marriage (Shani delay). The marriage has continued over the decades to combine social justice work, elite presentations (5) + cautious financial speculation of the assets of their charitable foundation (speculation, 5).

Musical performance

Party with cousins (cousins= 3rd-from-3rd)

  • Young John Kennedy-Jr was a Rahu-1 publisher and aviator. His future wife was working as a junior publicist (Shukra vikrama-pati-3) for a prestigious (5) fashion design (Shukra-5, Shukra vidya-pati-5 from Chandra) corporation (Shukra karmesha-10 from Simha-lagna and Chandra). The relationship began at"Anthony's party" given by JFK Jr's best friend his maternal cousin Anthony.

  • from Chandra (JFK's mother) go 3 bhava to Mesha = mother's younger sister (JFK's aunt Lee Radziwill). The younger sister's eldest son = Mesha + 5 = Rahu-simha-lagna (who was actually Simha a royal prince). From Rahu lagna (= JFK's cousin Anthony) step 5 more for a"party" (5) especially one with a high prestige factor (5) and guests from the entertainment industry (5) in attendance. Chandra + 3 + 5 + 5 = putra bhava containing Shukra, and that's where young JFK met Carolyn Bessette.

Tastes, Gifts, aesthetic preferences

Selecting a gift for the native with Shukra in bhava-5?

These folk enjoy pleasures of children, celebrity, ornamental fashion, and theatre.

In the bhava of Surya, Shukra likes Silvery-Golden Shiny Things.

Ornaments and Accouterments of the drama-loving life, such as gracious appointments for the fashionable wardrobe or other luxurious items of art and music which enhance the refinement of one's children or political aspirations, will be much appreciated gifts.

shad-ashtaka 6-8 angles from Shukra = polarizing catalysis areas for alliances

  • relatively little agreement in 6th-from;

    potentially illness and conflict

  • secrecy in 8th-from , and potentially catastrophic shock

what seems "unfair" in the relationship:

adversarial, conflicted 6th from Shukra-5 = karma-bhava-10

  • Seniority, Laws, Respect; Rank and Responsibilities: Regulation, Routine, Reputation, Social Obligation, Duty, Law and Order; Top Positions, Leadership, Career, Ability to Govern, Creating an Orderly Environment; Reputation, vocation, profession: career, high social visibility, public approval, social reputation, hierarchical leadership positions; responsibilities, executive decisions; father's values and wealth; dignity and rank

  • How One Orders One's World = statutory law (not Divine Law) = Rules, Regulations, Methods, Policies, Principles; those who Impose the Law and its Consequences; Hierarchical Social Structures;"The Deeds which one is Required to Perform" requirements, obligations, rules; Executive Leadership, Vocation, Institutional Governance, Dignity, Career, Profession, Promotion

shocking, secret 8th from Shukra-5 = vyaya-bhava-12

  • Retreat. Hotels, bedrooms, invisible affairs, sanctuary space, enclosures, long sojourn in distant lands, dreams, Sleep, dissolution of identity, dematerialization, delusion, withdrawal, loss, forgiveness, release, other worlds, trails and paths, crossings and tunnels , in-utero and the birth canal, imagination, guidance of the ancestors, divination, phantoms-fantasy, research, reflection, retreat, psychic perception, sacrifice,

memories of parallel lives exile, liberation, depletion of life-force fuel, conjuring the dead, conduct across the bridge, conference with spirits, meditation, non-petitionary prayer, interiority, Meditation and dreams, lengthy holy pilgrimage, foreign journeys, abandonment, imprisonment or involuntary sanctuary.

Loss of identity, endless sleep.

QUOTATION Das / Bepin Behari says WRT Shukra-5

"Venus is more concerned with sensual enjoyment than accepting responsibility.

  • Under its influence, you are more interested in appreciating or patronizing the arts than in creating them, and more interested in romance than the duties of parenthood.

You will have more daughters than sons, as well as being wealthy and cultured.

  • Your goal in life is not concerned with the attainment of spiritual awareness or an enduring reputation; immediate gain, sociability, respectability and sensual enjoyment motivate him.

Venus in the 5th Sthana indicates success in love affairs;

lasting pleasures out of life; fruitful union and beautiful children; name and fame through off-springs; social accomplishments through entertainment's, concerts, gatherings.

  • Gain through speculation, investments, art and music, children, schools and playgrounds.

  • You may be blessed with noble sons, financial gain, success, capacity to compose classics.

  • Early birth of a son, sudden and large gain; reciting poetry in assemblies; opportunities for delicious food. Faithful friends, lustful, affluence, an advisor or lawyer .

God's plenty. Handsome and blessed with many vehicles. Learned.

  • Skilled in art and poetry. Royal honor. Rich, skilled, able leader, dexterous in amorous sport, A politician and a diplomat.

  • Learned in various sciences, prosperous, proud and charitable.

  • Loss of reputation.

  • Tactful, just and fair."


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