What if your Twelfth 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 eleventh 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.

Twelfth 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.

It is a good idea to get an analysis of your birth chart in detail to find out the empty houses on it. 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.

Twelfth House

The twelfth house encompasses the unconscious, the invisible, the secretive, hidden enemies, and the sorrow. Due to this unconscious state, we easily overcome our failures, and it shapes up our victories. Due to these unconscious states of things and events in our life, we can portray them deceptively as they are not visible to the view of others.

Here we deal with our deepest secrets, worst fears, and darkest desires. This most dangerous house in your chart has Neptune as the ruler planet. Pisces is the zodiac natural ruler of this house.

The twelfth house brings to the surface our deeper institutions and thought processes. It unleashes our deepest beliefs. It deals with our dreams and is responsible for the dreams we have. It also has a role in our spiritual world.

Often the investigators and paranormal activists have their numerous planets residing in their twelfth house. It is because the twelfth house is responsible for the unknown. If you have any gut feeling, it means your guardian spirits or angels are trying to tell you something, and it is often true.

Also, if you have the presence of malefic planets in your twelfth house, you shall avoid being near wild animals. However, if your planets are beneficial, then you can associate with wild animals.

Moreover, the individuals with malefic planets in the twelfth house shall not use a lot of alcohol or drugs as they can become addicts, which will sabotage their health.

An empty Twelfth House

If you have an empty twelfth house without any planets in it, it could have some positive benefits for you. Karma won’t hold you responsible for any negative deeds of yours. Also, you won’t feel too emotionally bogged down to retreat from time to time to recharge yourself.

Also, it is said that you do not have any guardian angels protecting you with an empty twelfth house. Or maybe you might not see any dreams. Dreams are said to be indications from your spiritual guides. So, not dreaming is not good.

The chart and table below show the empty Twelfth 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 Twelfth House really empty?

Even if you do not possess any planets on the cusp of your twelfth house, it does not mean that you won’t have the influence of this house in your natal chart. The Zodiac sign is the ruler of the house if it is empty.

Twelfth House

Pisces is a quite spiritual and mystical sign as well as the original owner of the twelfth house. It loves dealing with spiritual matters. Pisces often retreats into their nutshell and believes too deeply in the subconscious, unconscious, and unknown. Thus, even if you do not have Neptune or any other planet in your twelfth house, you must have Pisces or any other zodiac influencing it. Thus, you still have the twelfth house in your natal chart.