Youthful looks, Abundant Happiness and Glory! - Planet Moon is associated with wealth, glory, maternal bond, and emotional quotient. Spiritually, Moon represents emotional response, mind, and state of minds. First House in Vedic Astrology denotes soul, power of initiations, vitality, and everything about ‘self’. Moon in the first house or ascendant is a good placement and the results get better if Sun and Mars are well placed in the horoscope. It is equally important to consider the phase of the Moon in this case, since waxing phase is believed as a strong phase and waning phase is considered weak. Classical texts like Saravali and Phaladeepika state that Moon in first house natives never lack basic and crucial needs in life. They make great, nurturing, soft natured parents to their children. Overall Moon in first house is a good placement except that the native will be moody and overly sensitive & emotional.
Moon in the 1st house makes the native youthful, self-involved, happy. They will have a hefty figure. They will be businessmen with creative ideas and business themes. They will be interested in arts, music, and playing instruments. These natives will be valiant, passionate, and well respected by the opposite sex. There are chances of earning wealth through the government. These natives will be close to their mother and partner post wedding. Their capability to think, strategize, and execute with undivided attention brings success. At the same time, they welcome constructive and beneficial criticism. If Mars is strong, these natives will be highly energetic and could be associated with water related adventurous sports.
Inauspicious Moon or negatively afflicted Moon causes fanciful thinking and frequent mood swings that reflect in their ever-changing actions. They often change the course of their action while working on something that leads them nowhere. They could be very judgmental and make incorrect action plans bases on those decisions or judgments. Their mental health might take the heat from all these emotional imbalances. They may have an inherent fear of water. If Moon was in its waning phase at their birth, sometimes the native might have partial deafness or eye problems like squint eyes. They might have a weak and lean body, are often troubled by phlegm issues. They might have blind beliefs on their own ideas.
Effects of Moon in the 1st House on Love/Relationship and Marriage
The native with Moon in the 1st house will be a nurturing, caring partner to their spouse. They also attract a partner of emotional balance in turn enjoys a stable, emotionally enriched relationship. These natives are usually empathetic and compassionate people. They love to offer help and are closely associated with healing energies. The native of Moon in 1st house is attached to their mother. Their mother renders both emotional and financial guidance to them. In most cases, the native's mother remains a driving force for their road to success. Maternal health could be a challenge in case of inauspicious placements, it might also result in lack of nourishment through the mother. Afflicted Moon can bring hiccups in love relationships and maternal bond. The native may be poor, shy, and cowardly.
Effects of Moon in the 1st House on Career/Business and Finance
Moon in first house blesses emotional stability and great emotional intelligence. They will have the skill of mimicry or other voice related talents. They could be great painters, artists, or voice trainers. They make great money in businesses related to dairy, sweets, and confectionaries. They will prefer entrepreneurship over other employments. They can see success in politics or entertainment biz. They could be good athletes if it is Mars is well placed in addition to the strong Moon. These individuals get controlled by their emotional side over factual or intelligence. If the Moon is positively afflicted the natives might be influential and affluent.