Jupiter planet in birth chart represents education, wisdom, knowledge, happiness and wealth in Vedic Astrology. This is considered also as one of the highly beneficial planets. This bestows with everything best if it is only favorably placed in the horoscope of a person (Jatak).
Jupiter is considered as Guru of all planets in Indian Vedic Astrology and also known as Brihaspati. Guru means one which is vast and great and Jupiter is the largest planet in the solar system. Occupation wise Jupiter therefore signifies its influences on teachers and priests. Jupiter is the ruler of the 2 signs Sagittarius and Pisces and is exalted in Cancer (Sign of Moon) and debilitated in Capricorn (Sign of Saturn).
His nature signifies development and growth. The person under influence of Jupiter will be lucky, fortunate, successful, generous and religious with high moral values. Negative Jupiter indicates depression, pessimism, and exhaustion in a horoscope. He takes 1 year to complete his orbit path in solar system. Color is yellow and gemstone is Yellow Sapphire.
Jupiter is the significator of his husband & happy married life in the horoscope of a woman.
- If posited in the favorable position, it ensures happy relations in married life.
- In adverse situation, he can make a woman adamant and arrogant which may cause damage to her married life.
Auspiciousness of Jupiter can be judged from the fact that aspect of this planet on any malefic planet reduces his bad effect to the sufficient degrees. It means he can balance the ill effect of malefic planets.
If it is placed in 12th house of birth chart, gives moksha after death. Jaundice and other liver problems are caused by the ill effect of this. There are some other details given below in tabular form: