What if your Third House is empty?

An Empty House on the Birth Chart

If you ever wondered what is going on in the Empty House in your birth chart or what it means, you are on the right page. In this article, we will talk about what happens if you have an empty third house.

Empty houses mean nothing at all! There are twelve houses but ten planets. So, that means that every single one of us has at least one or two empty houses in our birth chart! It is due to the nature of houses to planets ratio.

Third House
Most people think that the planets in a house describe the nature of that area of life. They assume that having Venus in the 7th house means that you have healthy relationships. Or, that by having Jupiter in the second house, you have abundant of wealth. However, this is not always the case! What is more important is knowing the planetary ruler of that house. Often the planets in the houses are malefic and bring negativity rather than positivity. However, having an empty house means that you have no planet in that house.

You can get a detailed analysis of your birth chart to know which of your houses are empty. Or you can check them on specific astrology websites made for this purpose by adding your birth date, location, and time in the tabs. The cusp of your empty house in your birth chart will tell you which house is empty.

Third House

The third house is focused on communication and transportation. If you have a planet on the cusp of the third house, you are good at communication and expressing yourself. You can connect to your immediate environment with ease.

The planet ruler of the third house is Mercury. Mercury is responsible for conveying and receiving information. Also, this planet governs teaching, listening, talking, writing, learning, observing, and reading. It also forms the link between your senses and your thought process. It enables the reproduction of information and actions after sorting information out.

Thus, the third house is the house of information circulation and intelligence. This house helps you form significant relations with your colleagues, classmates, siblings, friends, parents, and partners of all kinds. The third house is ruled by the energy of Gemini.

An empty Third House

If you possess an empty third house, you will have communication gaps and issues with your kith and kin. You could have a speaking issue or speech slurring, connoting to problems in communication. You will be unable to put through your message to your partners, siblings, colleagues, boss, friends, or social media followers. You might mean something else, and they might interpret it negatively.

Moreover, you might not be able to form good or long-lasting friends. You would not be able to share your views. Also, you could face some controversy on social media apps.

The chart and table below show the empty Third house:

Empty Houses

1st House
Self-worth issues, does not display the true personality
2nd House
Lack of Resources, Financial and material instability
3rd House
Inability to accept logic, Emphasizes sibilings
4th House
Feelings of Loneliness and having numerous problems
5th House
Boring individual, inability to have fun and artistic tastes
6th House
Dependent on others and falling prey to illnesses to easily
7th House
Unhealthy relationships and having commitment issues
8th House
Is immune to fear and death
9th House
Attachment issues and inability to adapt to change
10th House
Laziness and distorted life, room, and cupboards
11th House
Friendship problems and inability to have long term friendships
12th House
Inability to deal with stress, pressure, or fear

Is your Third House really empty?

If your third house of siblings, communication, and early education is empty, does it mean you have no siblings, or you do not have a strong urge to learn? No, it does not necessarily mean this. You have to look at which zodiac is ruling the cusp of your house to approach this area of your life. It is not possible that this area of your life is empty. We all have these 12 houses and areas in our lives. The zodiac sign on the third house cusp is mostly and natural Gemini, though it could be some other zodiac sign too. As Gemini naturally rules the third house, there is an extra emphasis on the third house area of communication, siblings, early education, gaining knowledge, and expressing yourself. You will have an overactive mind as Gemini is brainy. Also, you will have a good relationship with your siblings, if you have any. You will be active in high school and will participate in various activities. Thus, you will approach all these areas of your life through the lenses of Gemini.

Third House

Also, often the planets keep transiting through your houses. Some planet might stay as a guest in your third house and aid you in good communication and partnerships for some time. However, if this planet is malefic, it won’t generate good results.