• The Societal Rebel

Eris in 10th House


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.

Eris in 10th House

Eris defines that aspect of ourselves that is at odds with the cultural norm. It’s the part that stands against what everyone does for the sake of living their truth.

People with Eris in the tenth house of Authority figures, ambitions, career and public reputation have a hard time fitting in and achieving their career goals. Their nature is often discordant as they are resistant to bosses expecting them to be a subordinate.

They are very much individuals with their own unique voice and vision which often only becomes clear further down the line.

First there is the need to dance with power and authority experiencing the lack thereof, especially if there is an inability to support those with less power than you. There is a need to understand power through having it taken away.
This may be as a result of having grown up in an unsupportive environment and therefore needing to learn to support oneself and others. As the wisdom grows, there is a strong propensity to choose careers that exist on the fringe of society, which may even upset the status quo.

Nevertheless the 10th house Eris person with time learns to support those that seek their unique skills becoming a steward to the needs of people often who have been marginalized or left out

When natal Eris resides in your tenth house, you feel destined to heal and take care of people. Reaching this point has not been an easy path especially since you may be at odds with the cultural norm.

You may also have come up against immense authoritive adversity requiring you to submit to their will. This pressure was destined to force you to find your individual light and power as an eventual beacon of hope for others.

With this position its important to learn strong personal boundaries as well as healthy communication skills. It’s important to avoid becoming a victim to martyrdom or arrogance. With time you will learn to accept that there will always be a part of you that is at odds with the social norm.

Useful Eris in 10th House Crystals