The 12th House And How You Sabotage Your Success
Updated: Apr 1
The 12th house in astrology is the House of Hidden Things. It’s the house that describes your relationship with your subconscious and unconscious. Traditionally referred to as the House of Sorrow and Self-Undoing the 12th house represents the things that are hidden from us by ourselves.
The 12th house like the 3rd, 6th and 9th house, is a cadent house that deals with the transition between the past and the future and has parallels with the mutable signs, Gemini, Virgo, Sagittarius and Pisces. There is a lot of adaptation, assimilation and reflection going on in these houses because these houses reveal the types of information we process and assimilate during our lifetime. In the 12th house, this knowledge is “hidden” from us which is why as the house of “Hidden Enemies” we make enemies by not being conscious of our actions. We are of course, our own worst enemies.
In addition to working with the sign placement of your 12th house, you