“Fifth house represents children and creative instincts of the person. If the native were a male offspring, he is likely to be overbearing in nature. Natives having Sun in 5th house usually do well in speculation and investment matters too. It is a wonderful placement of Sun as it gives artistic inclination. Native can do wonders in performing arts especially acting. Such people have a strong desire to express themselves in creativity and it can be through any mean be it sports, romance, writing, and of course drama.”
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“Both Sun and the 5th house signify creation and unique approaches to taking action. This fact helps these natives to stand out from the crowd with originality.
Accordingly, Sun in the 5th house indicates high levels of creativity which is highly supportive in creative endeavors. People with this combination have a natural urge to express their wisdom and creative skills in their creations of any form.
Their valuable experiences are highly useful in utilizing their wisdom to amplify creativity and produce original results which lead to even bigger recognition and royalty over something.
The area where the creative energies are directed depends on the other influences in the birth chart. For instance, the influence of Venus over the Sun (by disposition, aspect, or conjunction) indicates great talent in poetry, arts, and architecture.
Mercury, at the same time, indicates unique networking, marketing, writing, and entrepreneurial skills when connected to Sun in the 5th by any association in the birth chart.”
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“A person with Sun in the 5th house is a potentially creative individual, and they love to have fun in life. Furthermore, there is a strong like for drama, children, arts and entertainment, and many of their friends would call them a child at heart.
Some Sun in 5th house people go out to the cinema, restaurant, theatre, nightclub or concerts more often than others. The focus is on fun and creativity for the individual.
Typically there is pride in their creative achievements, and a powerful drive towards self-expression, and so the world is often a stage for them. They will always be happiest played lead rather than following others. They need an audience to perform, and should aim for the limelight; and would not be satisfied with a career that only earns material rewards, and does give them any avenue to shine.
The arts usually provide a sphere in life where they can express their creative gifts and their output should be unique so that they gain the recognition they want. Those with the Sun here want to stand out from the crowd and need to be recognised and appreciated by others.
The fifth house signifies the joy of expressing our inner child – play, pleasure, and past-times, and has a lot to do with our of creativity and being unique. Some may decide to work with children, but whatever they decide to do in life, the Sun in the 5th house puts its heart into everything. The 5th house rules the visual arts, theatre, literature, dance and music, and these people are usually very fond of entertainment.
Those with the Sun placed in the 5th house sphere have an understanding and place great importance on the values of self-expression, and instinctive sense of being a special individual with an individual destiny. The Sun in the 5th house retain an inner loyalty to their sense of vision whether or not others approve. They enjoy and seek the appreciation of others and are essentially self-motivated and driven to actualize their talents and abilities.
All of this gives them the courage to be innovative, develop originality and express creative ideas. This placement of the Sun also gives the desire for party going and romantic affairs, and each romance is another chance to recreate themselves in the eyes of a new lover. Relationships also allow us to explore and realize our inner potential.
Leo and the 5th house have a great deal to do with the recognition of the self both by others and by the individual himself. We interpret it as also the house of love, but it might more aptly be called the house of romance because this is also the area where the individual may express-or project- his own identity without interference, and through the experience of love of this kind he may get a glimpse of his own inner center.” By Liz Greene, Saturn a new look at an Old Devil.
Producing children is another way of extending creativity, not surprisingly, one must not attempt to live out their inner potential, identity and unfulfilled needs through a child. Nonetheless, with the Sun in the 5th house the parent may be exceptionally proud of the child’s achievements. Those with this placement need to develop their own creativity, in order to understand who they are and where they shine brightest in life.
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