Ceres in 6th House

"I am committed to practicing self-care and setting boundaries as I embrace my role in nurturing others."

Helping others find healing
Finding better ways to nurture
Embracing imperfection
Remembering your value is inherent


The 12 Houses of astrology are symbolic of the all the departments that make up human life. The planets and zodiac signs will manifest themselves most strongly in the sphere of life represented by the House in which they fall on your chart. Houses are not "energies" like the elements or planets, nor do they color the expression of energies like the zodiac signs do. The houses are WHERE these energies are most likely to manifest. The houses are the fields of experience, not the experience themselves.

Ceres in 6th House

Ceres corresponds with a sense of familial responsibility. in sixth house, tending to the needs of others goes one step further and becomes a sacred act of service. For this reason, it is crucial to consistently practice setting boundaries in order to avoid any exploitation of the genuine desire to be of service.

Productivity and adding value to anything you are a part of is directly tied to your self- worth. By following your own code of integrity, you can break free from the need for outside validation.

People with this Ceres placement see nurturance as necessary spiritual work to engage in. Nurturing of self and others must be done in a practical way to reach fulfillment.

This is the mark of the humanitarian who seeks to create efficiency and practicality in helping professions. In particular, working with food or in healthcare settings provide the outlet for expression Ceres needs.

You have a naturally ingrained work ethic that includes caring for others. Whether or not they are your family of origin, you enjoy creating nurturing experiences for others, particularly using food or through promoting health consciousness.

Be mindful of internalized perfectionism that can thwart your efforts by rendering you too self-conscious to take any action.

You should remember that being perfect is not the goal. Instead, focus your efforts on contributing to service that is meaningful to you.

You can make your mark on the world by working in food service or healing professions, such as a chef or psychologist.