6th House in Astrology (Also known as house of Peers or Diseases)
Sixth house is the sixth most important house of all the houses, as after materialistic possessions, the sixth most important thing for a person is, his/her service-profession. It also signifies individual’s disease, which are curable or not curable, that is known from deep analysis of the birth chart of the native. From sixth house in astrology, Astrologers usually judge one’s daily schedules, fitness level, debts, colleagues, tenants, maternal uncles, health, diseases. servants, enemies. This house also denotes one’s self worth, if the second house is weak, then it means you might have to do a task with limitations/forcefully. Any planet transiting sixth house in astrology would seriously impact your father or your in-laws at large, whether it would be good or bad, that depends on other factors as well, which only a good and qualified astrologer can tell.
Zodiac Signed governed by 6th house : Virgo
Planet which Rules the sixth house : Mercury
Sixth House meaning in one word : Diseases
Body part effected by sixth house in vedic astrology : Nervous System, Hands, Shoulders
In Hindi language it is also called as : Rog Bhav, Ripu Bhav, [where bhav means House]