The 11th House in Astrology
The 11th house rules your friends, groups, charity, and hopes and dreams. The sign on the cusp and planets in the house can show the kind of friends you're attracted to, the qualities you want in a friendship, and how you are as a friend. Any groups or organizations you belong to fall under the 11th house. Charity also falls here (mostly organizations as opposed to one person), though 'helping others' seems to be more in a distant way. What your hopes and dreams are for your life and future and how you treat them are all 11th house matters. This house is opposite the 5th house and therefore on an axis with it, and both house are social houses. The 11th house is ruled by Aquarius and Uranus, and is a succedent house.
The 11th House in the Signs
Natal Planets in the 11th House
Transit Planets in the 11th House
The 11th House in the Signs
11th House in Aries
You’re a sociable person and enjoy spending time in groups and with your friends. You make friends quickly, but the bonds may not be very strong. You’re driven to achieve your dreams, and you have the energy needed to attain them.
11th House in Taurus
You probably don’t have a lot of friends, but you’re close to the ones you do have, and will keep them in your life for a long time. You take your time trying to achieve your dreams, and your dreams are likely about increasing your sense of security in life.
11th House in Gemini
You have a lot of friends, though they may be mostly casual, and need the social interaction for mental stimulation. When it comes to your dreams, you may have two specifically that you want, or go from one dream to the next quickly.
11th House in Cancer
You prefer having your friends over to your house, and love a small dinner party. You have a small group of close friends that are like family to you. Your dreams may include doing something to help people who are in need.
11th House in Leo
You like to be the leader of the group, and shine with your friends. You have many casual acquaintances, but also a close group of friends that you’re loyal to. You dream of having status and being admired publicly.
11th House in Virgo
You don’t make too many close friends, but are loyal to the ones you have and willing to help them with whatever they need. You tend to be practical with your dreams, and try to figure out how you can realistically make things happen.
11th House in Libra
You’re the one who helps everyone to get along with your friends, who organizes truces and plays the mediator. You have many friends, and you try to give them equal time. You can even marry a friend. You can vacillate with your dreams, unsure of what you want.
11th House in Scorpio
You’re attracted to friends that are powerful and that share the same view of the world you have. You’re picky about who you become friends with, but loyal. You can become obsessed with your dreams, and work hard to make them happen.
11th House in Sagittarius
You have plenty of friends from all walks of life, but most of them are casual relationships. You want to be around people who you can have raucous debates with. You have big dreams, and no matter how big they are, they can fall into place easily for you.
11th House in Capricorn
You don’t have many friends, but are close to the ones you do have. You may sacrifice friendships until you feel you’ve attained the goals you want in life. You work hard toward your dreams, trying to make them a reality, and don’t need anyone’s help.
11th House in Aquarius
You want to be around people who are interesting, innovative, and original. You thrive in a group setting, and can be a bit of a rebel. Your dreams tend to be unusual in some way, and you can take unusual steps to achieve them.
11th House in Pisces
You’ll do anything for your friends, but need to make sure that you see them for who they really are, and accept them as such. You’re very charitable, and will give far more than you have. Your dreams tend to involve helping others, or are wildly fantastical.
Natal Planets in the 11th House
Natal Sun in the 11th house
With your natal Sun in the 11th house, you’re more tolerant than most people, and don’t look down on anyone. You believe everyone is equal to you, no matter who they are. You try not to judge people, and are attracted to people who are different, original, and unconventional. Your social circle is diverse, and you’ll befriend people from all walks of life. People see how open you are, and that attracts them to you, but you can have trouble opening up your true self to others. You may choose friends over a lover, valuing your friendships, and work well in a group. You’re always looking towards the future, and you have great dreams and hopes for how you want not only your future to be, but also the future of the world.
Natal Moon in the 11th House
It’s likely you are someone who always has a cause, and can be a fervent supporter of something. Once you become emotionally invested in a cause, there’s no backing down. You’ll be a heartfelt devotee til the end. Some may not stick with one thing though, bouncing around from one to the next. You care a great deal about others though, and want to help when you can. Your friends are very important as well, and they can almost be like family (especially for those with harsh family ties). They give you a lot of support, and you give plenty in return. You may be friends with many different types of people, loving diversity and eccentricity. If your friendships are on the rocks, then it’s likely due to an internal emotional problem you’re having. How you view the future and what your dreams are can be tied to your emotions, and may fluctuate with your feelings. You only want the best for everybody, but you may not be set on anything very long, and at times this may make some of you seem superficial, because you just go with what’s the fad.
Natal Mercury in the 11th House
With your natal Mercury in the 11th house, you’re attracted to innovative, original ideas and thinkers. You want people in your life who challenge conventional thinking and force you to think outside of your own box. You respect people who seem intellectually advanced. You’re always looking towards the future and making plans for your future dreams, though your dreams may change frequently. You could have two separate, distinct dreams for your future. Friendships tend to be more casual and superficial, and you like people who are chatty, though they may not be very loyal. You can be idealistic, and want people to treat each other well.
Natal Venus in the 11th House
With your natal Venus in your 11th house, you like to be friends with someone first before getting involved with them romantically. You can stay friends with them after you break up, and it’s important for you to have an intellectual connection with someone. You want someone who’s an individual, who’s original, and who’s unusual. Quirky types are right up your alley. You value your friends and are highly sociable. You may belong to many groups because you like the feeling of belonging. You may be a humanitarian, and like doing work that helps people or the planet.
Natal Mars in the 11th House
With your natal Mars in your 11th house, you work well with others, and this can help you to get what you want. You may need others to help you achieve your goals. You’re focused on the future, and have the energy to go for your dreams. You have a large social circle, many casual acquaintances, but perhaps not many really close friends. You can be idealistic at times, and want to do what you can to make the world a better place. There’s a humanitarian in you, and at some point, you can become passionately involved in a cause.
Natal Jupiter in the 11th House
With your natal Jupiter in your 11th house, you love being in groups and spending time with your friends. You may belong to many groups, always socializing and meeting new people. You’re open to people from all walks of life, and this tolerant attitude draws people to you. The friends you have or groups you belong to could help bring you success in life. You want to help people as a whole, doing your part to contribute to society, and may be involved in a humanitarian effort or charitable cause. You want everyone to have the chance to live their life as they wish.
Natal Saturn in the 11th House
With your natal Saturn in your 11th house, you may be a loner to a degree. Making friends is difficult for you, and you can feel uncomfortable in social situations. You can’t stand superficial connections, so any friendships that you do have, you take quite seriously, and you keep them for life. They need to be stable, reliable people. You value who you are as an individual, and you don’t want to blend in and be like everyone else, but it can cause you to reject everyone else to try and make yourself seem more special. Insecurity is the root of the problem. The 11th house also rules your dreams, and Saturn here can delay you getting your dreams until later in life, or cause you to not commit yourself to any dream. Release the fear that holds you back.
Natal Uranus in the 11th House
With your natal Uranus in your 11th house, you’re too freedom-loving to tie yourself to friends too much. You may have many casual friends, but aren’t close with any of them. The people that you like most are ones who are innovative, original, and their own person. You can dazzle a crowd, but have issues actually connecting with people on an emotional level, and look down on people who aren’t as open to new ideas as you are. When you’re around people who share your beliefs and who want to work with you towards a shared goal, you can flourish, as long as they don’t stifle you too much.
Natal Neptune in the 11th House
With your natal Neptune in your 11th house, you’re open to having all sorts of friends, but this can lead you to be taken advantage of by people who you think are your friends but are just using you. A real friend won’t try to get that much from you. Set boundaries and make sure they have good intentions before you give so much away. When it comes to your hopes and dreams of the future, you can have a hard time seeing your goals clearly, or feel that once you attain what you thought you wanted, it isn’t what you want anymore. You can be a great humanitarian, extremely compassionate and thoughtful, and see the world with hopeful eyes.
Natal Pluto in the 11th House
With your natal Pluto in your 11th house, you may try to control your friends or vice versa, or belong to groups where you’re the master and everyone follows your lead. You can captivate large groups of people. You can be obsessed with your future dreams, and can be a great humanitarian. You can inspire people to be better and make a difference in the world, but you need to make sure you have strong beliefs, and don’t just go with other people’s.
Transit Planets in the 11th House
Transit Sun in the 11th House
With the transit Sun in your 11th house, your focus is on independence and the future. You want to do things in groups, spend time with friends, and are quite sociable, but you don’t actually need any of them, and don’t want to feel tied down to anyone or anything. You keep yourself somewhat at a distance from people and don’t want to deal with emotional drama. You concentrate more on your future, what your dream future would look like, and what your hopes are. You have a better grasp on what you want your future to be, and can formulate ideas of what your ultimate aspirations are. You’re also more of a humanitarian now, and want to help the world as a whole, so you may get involved in a cause. You’re attracted to the unconventional, and don’t want to be put in a box.
Transit Moon in the 11th House
You emotionally crave freedom, and want to try new things and be different from the norm. You feel like rules are shackles. Expressing yourself as an individual is important to you, and you won’t be held back. You like innovation and individuality. Though you want to assert yourself as your own person, you may feel better in a group, especially with people who think like yourself. If you’re all driving for a cause, even better! This can be a sociable period as you feel more aware of society and that you have a part in it. This can give you a feeling of purpose in the world. Spend these few days going over new ideas and concepts, or doing something good for humanity or the planet. See old friends and reconnect. Be supportive of them and they’ll be supportive of you. Do some work in your community. Whatever you choose to do during these few days, make sure that it’s geared towards achieving some sort of hope or dream. If you don’t know what your hopes and dreams are, this time of the month can give you the opportunity to find out.
Transit Mercury in the 11th House
With transit Mercury in your 11th house, you come up with your best ideas when you’re working in a group. You need many people around to bounce ideas off of in order to use your mind to its fullest potential. The ideas that you come up with now tend to be more unconventional, and you come up with innovative solutions to problems. You’re drawn to original ideas and concepts, and ones that seem futuristic. You may spend more time than usual dealing with technology, especially the internet. You may have more communications with your friends, or with groups that you belong to. You can spend time thinking about your future, and planning for that future.
Transit Venus in the 11th House
When transit Venus is in your 11th house, you can have a friend set you up. You have a good chance of meeting someone through a mutual friend. You want to be with someone who shares the same interests you do, belongs to the same groups, and fights for the same causes. You may not be very passionate during this period though, so it could be that if you begin seeing someone new, you’re starting slow and building a mental rapport first. You could also begin dating someone that you’ve been friends with for a long time; maybe you’ve liked them or they’ve liked you and it comes out, or maybe you just start seeing each other differently. You feel good about your future, and find pleasure in things that are unusual or unconventional. You embrace individuality more.
Transit Mars in the 11th House
When transit Mars is in your 11th house, you’re driven to innovate, dream, and hope. You take a totally different approach to situations, and are more enthusiastic about ideas that are considered futuristic and strange. This is a good time for working in a group that holds the same beliefs you do towards a common goal. Working in a group may be the only way you can accomplish anything during this transit. You can do good humanitarian work during this time, and are quite busy with a packed social calendar. You dream more about your future, and what you’d ideally love to have happen. You can work more towards those dreams, and have more energy and drive to accomplish them.
Transit Jupiter in the 11th House
When transit Jupiter is in your 11th house, you usually make new friends, and lots of them. Your social calendar is more filled than it has been for some time, and your new acquaintances can come with new opportunities for you. You could join a new group, or work hard towards a new cause that you pick up. The humanitarian in you comes out, and you want to help the world in some way. You could join a charitable group. Whatever you do, you want to be around people who share the same interest that you do. When you think of the future, you have a more optimistic attitude, and you’re hopeful that everything will go well. You could get an opportunity to make one of your dreams come true, or at least get closer to making one come true. You’re more open to things that are original, inventive, eccentric, and unique, and are willing to embrace your individuality.
Transit Saturn in the 11th House
When transit Saturn is in your 11th house, you may see many friends and acquaintances leave your life. You’re not satisfied with superficial relationships, and this aspect cleans them out. The people who leave aren’t as good for you as they should be, though you may feel lonely at first. You want more meaningful friendships and connections with people. You can become more focused on your future, and your dreams. You may give up on one of your dreams at the beginning of this transit, believing that it’s not realistic enough. It would be better to work hard towards your dreams, and take a slow but steady approach. You’re more practical and realistic with what is required of you to achieve your dreams, and this can help you make a successful plan to attain them. You can dedicate yourself to a cause during this time, trying to find your place in the world.
Transit Uranus in the 11th House
When transit Uranus is in your 11th house, you meet people who are different, original, inventive, and unique. You require more freedom in your friendships and in the groups that you belong to, and you don’t want to feel tied down by them. You embrace everyone for who they are, not wanting to put them in a box, so you can make plenty of new friends, but not be very close to any of them. Your view of the future may change, and your dreams for your future may become more idealistic but unusual. You want your future to be different in some way.
Transit Neptune in the 11th House
When transit Neptune is in your 11th house, you want plenty of friends, but have a hard time picking ones that will treat you right. You give in to their demands, and sacrifice too much of yourself for them. You’re drawn to people who are spiritual but out there, and can become too clingy. You may see some friends leave your life during this transit. You need to figure out where you belong in the world, and let your dreams soar to new heights.
Transit Pluto in the 11th House
When transit Pluto is in your 11th house, you can become obsessed with your causes and trying to improve the world in some way. This can lead to great charitable efforts, or to you going overboard and not accomplishing anything except being annoying. You can let go of the dreams that you have that don’t seem viable or you’ve outgrown, and make others come true. You can transform the friendships that you have, and you take your friendships more seriously.
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