This article is all about interpreting a natal Neptune in seventh house. This placement suggests that you tend to see your partner through rose-colored glasses.
In the birth chart, the position of Neptune shows were you see the ideal and unattainable. Neptune in the seventh house suggests that for you, this is the life area of relationships. You seek perfection in your long-term partners, however, this is impossible to find.
With your Neptune in seventh house, it is important to learn to set emotional boundaries in a relationship and be grounded.
This placement is somewhat similar to having Pisces on the cusp of the seventh house.
Keep reading to learn more about the meaning of Neptune in the seventh house in astrology!
Natal Neptune in Seventh House Meaning
In the birth chart, the house of Neptune shows the life areas where you are prone to illusions. Neptune in the seventh house suggests that for you, these are committed relationships. People with this placement sometimes get stuck in the wrong relationship.
With your Neptune in seventh house, misunderstandings can be frequent in your relationships. It is a great challenge to learn to see things as they are with Neptune here.
Neptune in seventh house people are very sensitive to the influence of other people. Sometimes there is a naivety that can lead you astray in the choice of your partners. With this placement in your birth chart, it is essential to surround yourself with the right people.
The sign on the descendant (the cusp of the seventh house in the natal chart) describes what kind of partner you are looking for subconsciously. Neptune here suggests that you are looking for someone compassionate, soft, emotional.
Besides marriage, partnerships, the seventh house is also about the legal matters and publicity. Neptune can bring confusion to the matters of the house where it is located. With your natal Neptune in seventh house, it is the best to be careful when it comes to signing contracts and other legal issues. If you can, it might be better to avoid dealing with the court.
Neptune in Seventh House and Relating
The sign on the cusp of the seventh house and planets there describe your attitude to one-on-one relationships. Neptune in seventh house people are sometimes attracted to someone who needs help. There is a tendency to either want to save others or wanting to be saved. Learning to take responsibility for yourself and your actions is a key lesson with a Neptune in seventh house.
This planet suggests that you have a hard time finding the balance between giving and taking. Neptune has a tendency to become a martyr, often giving when your partner didn’t ask you to give. People with this placement of Neptune in the birth chart usually give up on their needs in their relationships. However, this can lead to frustrations what leads to conflicts.
Planets in the seventh house show qualities you seem to lack. Because of this, you seek them in other people and project these planets onto your partners. However, it is important that you do possess the energies of your seventh house planets. You are just not aware of them (or you don’t like them in yourself!).
If you don’t like your seventh house, work on integrating the sign and planets here. Once you find these planets in yourself, they will stop appearing in your life through other people. Seventh house issues are important to sort out because until you don’t, they will keep repeating themselves in your relationships.
Neptune in Astrology Meaning
In astrology, every planet rules a zodiac sign (some even rule two). Neptune is the ruling planet of Pisces. It is in accidental dignity in the twelfth house.
In astrology, Neptune is the planet of all things mystical and surreal. This planet rules sleeping, dreams, artistic inspiration, fantasy, imagination.
A prominent Neptune suggests a soft, gentle person who is very sensitive and who has a strong intuition.
Neptune is also associated with selfless service, spirituality, unconditional love. A strong and well-aspected Neptune indicates a person who is compassionate and cares about others.
The negative side of Neptune manifests in addictions and loosing touch with reality.
Neptune is one of the generational planets in astrology (Uranus, Neptune, Pluto). These planets have a very long orbital period, and they stay in the same zodiac sign for several years―Neptune stays in the same sign for 14 years. In the birth chart, this makes it more important by houses than by signs, as a lot of people have the same Neptune sign.
If you want to understand Neptune better, you should definitely read this article about the meaning of Neptune in astrology.
The Seventh House in the Natal Chart
The seventh house is traditionally associated with the zodiac sign Libra. Libra is ruled by Venus, the planet of relationships and harmony. These are key themes of the seventh house in the natal chart.
This house is all about balance. As the first interpersonal house, here the focus shifts from you to others.
Some of the life areas governed by the seventh house in the natal chart:
- the kind of partner you are attracted to
- committed relationships
- business partnerships
- legal matters
- open enemies
- public relations
People who have an active seventh house find relationships sometimes challenging (having ‘easy’ planets here helps). Several planets in a house suggest a life area where a lot of focus is needed. Establishing balance in partnerships will be an important aspect of their lives.
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