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Aquarius on House Cusps

Aquarius Water Bearer drawing, zodiac symbol

These are interpretations for Aquarius on the cusp of each birth chart house.

Since Aquarius is fixed air, we have a stubborn need to innovate, be original, and break forms in the house with Aquarius on the cusp. In this house you need to obtain new knowledge in order to break down old ideas (from past lifetimes, perhaps). In your personal birth chart, the house with Aquarius on the cusp is ruled by the planet Uranus (and traditionally Saturn). So look to the position and sign of Uranus (and Saturn) for more clues regarding the sphere of life with Aquarius on the cusp.

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Aquarius on 1st House Cusp

If Aquarius is on the 1st house cusp (Aquarius Rising), you’re original, creative, independent, wishing to make your own unique contribution to the common good. At the same time, you’re fun-loving, people oriented, and friendly in an impersonal way. You’re modest and don’t like to call undue attention to yourself. You would rather be loved than admired. You find your source of power in group activity within a close circle of friends. Read more about Aquarius Rising

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Aquarius on 2nd House Cusp

If Aquarius is on the 2nd house cusp, you make money in original and unusual ways through groups and organizations. People with this cusp overlay are often associated with corporate enterprises, achieving financial success by producing the most costly innovations and the most ingenious techniques in their fields.

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Aquarius on 3rd House Cusp

If Aquarius is on the 3rd house cusp, you’re able to communicate ideas in exciting and ingenious ways. Your ideas come in flashes of intuition, but you’re capable of putting them to practical application. You’re progressive in thought, insisting that ideas have a practical function based on values that have stood the test of time. You think in humanitarian terms. Unusual and peculiar relationships exist with brothers, sisters, and neighbors, who come unexpectedly in and out of your life.

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Aquarius on 4th House Cusp

If Aquarius is on the 4th house cusp, the home environment is unusual and distinctive. As a rule, for people with this cusp overlay, there is something out of the ordinary about your home, family, or both. Rather than visiting your friends, you like them to visit you.

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Aquarius on 5th House Cusp

If Aquarius is on the 5th house cusp, you also like exciting and unusual loves. A great source of pleasure comes from the study of unique things, friends, and group activities. Your children are a peculiar mixture of originality and mental discipline, but your children’s bodies are not always as strong as the will that is expressed through them. In art and the theater, structure is especially important to you, and you enjoy pieces that are both unusual and dramatic.

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Aquarius on 6th House Cusp

If Aquarius is on the 6th house cusp, in your work, you’re humanitarian, creative, original, yet methodical, employing original techniques. You treat coworkers as friends and enjoy group projects. However, you lose interest in a project if all the group members are not willing to see it through to its completion.

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Aquarius on 7th House Cusp

If Aquarius is on the 7th house cusp, you’re humanitarian in public relations and enjoy creating the image of altruism. You have an instinct to centralize things in partnerships; if you’re married, you want to know, for no rational reason, all whereabouts and activities of the spouse. The king must know what his queen is up to!

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Aquarius on 8th House Cusp

If Aquarius is on the 8th house cusp, you’re interested in the spiritual side of life. Many people with this cusp overlay have ability as mediums. They are uniquely connected with the goods of the dead. When friends pass away, the loss stirs them deeply, more than they demonstrate outwardly.

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Aquarius on 9th House Cusp

If Aquarius is on the 9th house cusp, there is a tendency to be progressive, unusual, and freethinking in matters of religion, philosophy, and higher education. You like to associate with people involved in these fields. You’re curious about foreign cultures. Since inspiration comes in sudden flashes, you go on long journeys suddenly, without much preparation.

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Aquarius on 10th House Cusp

If Aquarius is on the 10th house cusp, there is a tendency to work in groups where matters of profession are concerned; hence, involvement with large corporations and group endeavors. You like to have the reputation of being associated with prominent and stable, yet unusual and ingenious, people.

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Aquarius on 11th House Cusp

If Aquarius is on the 11th house cusp, you’re capable of establishing many friendships and working well in groups, especially with young people. However, your individualism sometimes prevents you from having many friends. You are also erratic in your associations.

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Aquarius on 12th House Cusp

If Aquarius is on the 12th house cusp, you can bring about their self-undoing by burdening your associates with your problems and alienating your friends by requiring constant sympathy and support. On the positive side, your spiritual rapport with your friends can be your hidden support. You have an unconscious desire to serve humanity and a universal awareness that enables you to tap the deeper levels of consciousness.

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