The 2nd house is the first succedent house. This house is about maintaining and rooting the energy from the first house in the material world. The natural sign, element, and modality for the second house are, to start Taurus which is a feminine sign ruled by Venus. The natural element of the second house is earth, and the modality associated with the 2nd house is fixed.
With this house being naturally Venus ruled think pleasure, think values, harmony, and beauty. Then, use that those words and apply them to what you can taste touch see and smell. This Venusian house rules over your money how you get and preserve things of value for you. It is good to know Venus doesn’t have emotions, Venus here and in her other house is purely black and white, practical, hedonistic, and unmoving.
As the first earth house is about maintaining, improving, and enriching your personal earthly reality. Planets here attribute to how you go about doing so I will give a brief run through of the personal planets in the second house. With the sun here your ego focus on material reality. Material stability, riches, sensuality, and you can be prone to hedonism the Sun in the second house acts a bit like a Taurus Sun. Also, someone with a Sun in the second house can be like someone with Sun conjunct Venus they could be beautiful or attracted to Venusian careers and lifestyles.
The Moon in the second house has an earth tint to it. The moon here is also like a Moon/Venus conjunction where there are constant ebbs and flows concerning 2nd house thing i.e., what your value, or getting money. Your inner world and emotions are connected to your material reality. You are also slow to change emotionally because of the earthiness of this house.
Mercury in the 2nd house shows someone who can more easily gain skills and acquire knowledge with money, things of value, gaining possessions, etc. Mercury in the second makes pretty good business people as far as getting and maintaining material stability and wealth. This is also kin to having Mercury conjunct Venus. You may have a nice singing voice or can earn income via writing, acting, using your voice and having a podcast or something of the like. Mercury in this house makes one curious when it comes to exploring all that this house has to offer.
Venus in the second house makes someone who is natural with access to quality possessions and maintaining personal values. The only thing to watch for going off the deep end with the sensual aspects of life.
Mars in the Second house something that could cause problems. Mars is an aggressive go-getter. When it comes to money, you should be an aggressive go-getter or keep ing it could be like a fight you are always trying to win. So take the initiative to learn about what you truly value, how money and material assets work. Though, sensually this is a magnetic pair. Mars in the Second is like having Mar/Venus conjunction.
The second house is essential to living. If you don’t have planets here doesn’t mean you can ignore your second house. Learn about the location of the second house lord by finding the sign in that house. What you value and having a sense of stability is how you can develop spiritually. Don’t listen to those who say the material plane is not needed. If it weren’t needed you would not be here. The material and spiritual are one and the same. Take care and love yourself. Know your value and worth. Be as stubborn as a bull and refuse to move against what you value.