3rd House in Astrology (Also known as house of Communication and Courage)
Third house is the third most important house of all the houses, as after materialistic possessions, the third most important thing for a person is, is to do karma or achieve something in life through his/her efforts which is also known as capability of a person. It also signifies individual’s relation with siblings specially with the young ones. From third house in astrology, Astrologers usually judge one’s courage, bonding with siblings, communication skills, school’s education, practical approach of an individual, relation with neighbours, contracts, short travel routines. 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 third 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 an astrologer might look for.
Zodiac Signed governed by 3rd house : Gemini
Planet which Rules the third house : Mercury
Body part effected by third house in vedic astrology : Nervous System, Hands, Shoulders
In Hindi language it is also called as : Bhratru Bhav, Sahaj Bhav, [where bhav means House]
Meaning in one word : Courage