(Last Updated on : 17/05/2019)
Venus is the planet
of love and pleasure. It rules over ones capacity to express affection and to enjoy beauty. Ever since the ancient times, Venus is known as the brightest object in the sky next to Sun
. Often famous as the morning and evening star, Venus is the second planet to the Sun. Venus is considered to be a benefic, feminine and gentle planet. The quality it attributes are romance, love for fine things in life, luxuries, wealth, food
, sensual pleasures, inclination towards arts
, beauty and tasteful living.
Venus Planet owns the houses Taurus
; hence it is strongly placed here. Venus is exalted in Pisces
, and debilitated in Virgo
. Venus shares friendly vibes with Mercury
. It considers Sun and Moon to be its enemies. Although Venus (Guru of Demons
) is supposed to share a negative vibe with Jupiter
(Guru of Gods
), the two go along with neutral effects towards each other. Venus is also neutral towards Mars
Venus Planets favourite colour: White, Light Blue.
Venus Planets favourite day: Friday.
Venus Planets favourite gemstone: Diamond.
Venus Planets favourite God: Goddess Lakshmi.
Birth of Venus Planet
The Hindu mythology
describes Shukra (Venus) as the son of Bhrigu
, the great sage
. Bhrigu himself taught his son all the spiritual sciences and Vedic scriptures. Shukracharya
is the one who founded Shilpa Shastra
(Architecture), Vimanas (air ships) and Jyotish (astrology). Shukracharya is also known to be the teacher of demons like Rahu
Characteristic Features of Venus Planet
A well-placed strong Venus calls for the person with a refined romantic and artistic temperament. It also provides the chart holder with luxuries and fortune in married life. A dominant Venus is a must in all the good-looking people walking on this planet. A person under the influence of Venus also undergoes study of secretive sciences.
Physical and Health Features of Venus Planet
Physical pleasures and sensuality is an integral part of life for all Venusians. When Venus is not so strongly placed in the chart
, the subject suffers from lack of physical appeal, coarse behaviour, and a tendency for failure in love or married life. Venus strongly affects the physical beauty in a person. It rules eyes, nose, chin, throat sexual organs, kidneys, bladder, etc. Weakly placed Venus may yield infertility, urinary tract infections, kidney problems
, feeble immune system, etc. A strong, but wrongly placed Venus causes the subject to indulge in excesses of food, wine and sex, which again fire backs on the persons well-being. Venus enriches ones life with beauty, arts, love and knowledge. It is this planet of peace and harmony, which brings revel and joy in every sphere of life. The planet governs the higher emotions; its greatest gift is the gift of happiness. It can be said that Venus makes life beautiful.