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Bill gates - What is so special in his horoscope that made him multi-billionaire?

Updated: Aug 17, 2021

Bill gates tops the list of richest people in the world for many years. Bill Gates is an American business magnate, investor, author, philanthropist, humanitarian, and principal founder of Microsoft Corporation. During his career at Microsoft, Gates held the positions of chairman, CEO and chief software architect, while also being the largest individual shareholder until May 2014. Gates is one of the best-known entrepreneurs of the personal computer revolution.

Snapshot of Bill gates horoscope

Birth details, born on 28th Oct 1955, 08.58PM(L.M.T), Seattle USA.

Bill Gates horoscope

For those who are unfamiliar, let me quickly explain how to read this chart in Vedic style. The “Asc” in the chart (South Indian style chart) is the ascendant sign which should be considered the first house for this chart. Now count clockwise from “Asc” to find the planetary placement. The “Asc” represents the 1st house, Jupiter occupies the 3rd house, Mercury and Mars occupy the 4th house. The Sun, Venus, and Saturn occupies the 5th house. Rahu occupies the 6th house. The Moon occupies the 10th house and Ketu occupies the 12th house.

In Vedic astrology, there is also a concept called Chandra Lagna, meaning considering Moon as the ascendant sign. In this chart, if we consider Moon as the ascendant Sign, then Moon occupies the 1st house, Ketu occupies the 3rd house. The Jupiter occupies the 6th house. The Mercury and Mars occupy the 7th house. The Sun, Venus, and Saturn occupies the 8th house. The Rahu occupies the 9th house.

Astrological combination for revolution in personal computers

Bill gates founded Microsoft in 1975 and launched the first retail version of windows in 1985. Gates is known for his sharp intelligence and highly competitive nature. Let us deeps dive into the astrological combinations that denote his caliber.

Bill gates is Gemini rising ruled by the planet of intelligence Mercury. Mark the position of Venus, the planet of creativity in 5th house(the house of creativity) with exalted 9th lord Saturn, also the Sun gets neechabanga in 5th house. The Mercury, planet of intelligence gets exalted in 4th house which gave him a keen interest in studies, at age 17(during Mercury Mahadasha) Gates formed a venture called Traf-O-Data, to make traffic counters based on the Intel 8008 processor.

The Lagna lord Mercury exalted in 4th house with the planet of courage Mars and both are aspecting the Moon in 10th house, no doubt gates had enough courage to start a computer company in his early days which eventually become one of the world largest incorporation

Astrological combinations for multi-billionaire status

In astrology 2nd house rules wealth and 11th house represent gains. So generally strong 2nd house/lord and 11th house/lord will give sound financial status to the native. The Jupiter is the Dhana Karaka, so well placed Jupiter and association with 2nd or 11th lord will give sound financials.

Coming to Bill gates horoscope, the 2nd lord Moon and 11th lord Mars are in mutual conjunction creating powerful Chandra Mangala Yoga. It is important to note that this yoga formed in the 4th/10th house that represents material comfort. The 9th lord Saturn exalted in 5th house with 5th lord Venus, debilitated Sun(but gets a cancellation) aspecting 11th house. The 11th house is also aspected by Dhana Karaka Jupiter and 11th lord Mars. The 11th house is the horoscope becomes highly powerful because of 5 planets aspecting it.

From Chandra Lagna, the 11th lord Saturn exalted in 8th house and aspects 2nd house. The Dhana Lagna is Virgo, occupied by exalted Mercury and 11th lord Mars. The Arudha Lagna is Sagittarius aspected by exalted Saturn, Dhana Karaka Jupiter, and 11th lord Mars. With these numerous combinations for sound wealth no doubt Bill gates is one of the wealthiest men in the world.

Arudha Lagna and Dhana Lagna

The Arudha Lagna and Dhana Lagna are special Lagna calculated to access the wealth of the person. The Arudha Lagna and Dhana Lagna falling at Kendra or Trikona or 2nd house or 11th house will be a special combination to become highly successful material life. Coming to Bill gates horoscope, the Arudha Lagna is 7th house(Kendra) aspected by Dhana karaka Jupiter, the Dhana Lagna is Virgo occupied by exalted Mercury with 6th & 11th lord Mars.


The astrological combinations in Bill gates horoscope is the best example for success in a business venture and multi-billionaire. Venus powerfully placed in 5th house with exalted Saturn. In addition to this Powerful Chandra Mangala Yoga, Amala Yoga, Neechabanga Rajayoga and Chandradhi Yoga made him the richest person of the present time.

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