How to predict career and profession using D-10 dashamsha chart analysis in astrology

First of all before watching the D-10 chart, you should see D-1 chart carefully that what its showing about profession, name & fame, if there is govt service , private job or business, whether education is going to help in career or not, courses, talent and attitude of the native at its work place, if the native will struggle or not, fields in which native could get into (in broader terms), his/her respect in work place and also how much the native will rise in his professional life. All these should be seen from D1 chart.

D-1 shows the basic nature and working environment of the profession but D-10 specifies particular field.

Remember dominant sign and planets shows basic nature of native and his/her talent also, that means nature talent of the native and career are both equivalent, as natives work place will going to be same as what his/her nature and talent is. Now understanding it more in depth could help you,

Now interpret the D-10 chart for specific field in career, see

The 1st and 10th house sign

Its lord, and sign in which its lords are placed

Combinations of planets and relationship with 10th house and its lord.

All these factors are to be seen in D10 chart. Predominant sign and planets in D10 chart gives career in their respective fields.

Its difficult to understand in this way so let us analyze some charts,

Here to understand better it will be good to have example of rare careers instead of very common fields, so we are taking horoscope of a singer



Firstly you need to know what combination makes a person signer. Relationship b/w 10th, 2nd and 5th house. As 10th shows profession, name and fame than 2nd shows voice and 5th is for entertainment.
Here in D1 chart 2nd lord in 10th confers relation b/w second and tenth house. Sun and Venus in 10th house adds artistic and creative talent to persona and also to the profession. 5th lord is aspecting its own house fifth and also have its aspect on 2nd and 10th house.

Now coming to the D10 chart, 2nd and 5th lord in 10th house showing career related to them. 10th house is owned by Libra.

As 2nd house shows voice

5th house connected professions: amusement, entertainment, artists, musicians, schools, teachings, Diplomats, speculators, Gamblers.

Libra sign professions are Judges,Diplomats, Management consultants, law officers,actors, singers, artists,Beauticiams, models, Photographers, perfume manufacturers, Brothel owners, Air hostess, fashion designers etc.

Also D10 lagna lord is in libra, another plus point is Venus is 5th lord in own sign libra and in the 10th house. And the aspect of moon on 10th house can’t be ignored.

Here is an horoscope of a man in Military,


In D1 chart, Cancer in lagna gives the native commanding and leading skills and also a powerful voice as leo in is 2nd house.

4th lord in 10th gives the native power to rule, 10th house contains aries shows fiery professiona and its lord in is sign of Saturn which is karaka for defensive services. Saturn is powerfully placed as 8th lord in Kendra, 10th lord in 8th house shows central services, and professions related to hard work, mysterious, fighting, detective etc.

Also 6th lord (enemy house) is exalted in lagna.

Now coming to the D10 chart, planets that take native to army Mars and Saturn are powerfully placed in Kendra, sun in upachaya house. Aspect b/w 3rd and 6th lord in D10 shows boldness and aggressiveness, 3rd lord in lagna.
Again here 10th lord is posited in 8th house.
The main point in this D10 to be noted is 4 out of 9 planets are in fiery signs.