Uranus House 8

Uranus shown within a Astrological House wheel highlighting the 8th House

Uranus in the 8th House

The Eighth House is the house of mental health, transformation, power, regeneration, death and resurrection, merged assets, money from commissions and royalties, inheritances, sexual taboos, and deep sexual connections. The Eighth House is ultimately about transformation and the potential that lives in the wake of dissolution.

Uranus represents progressive thinking, inventions, shocking events that come out of the blue (like lightning), and anything strange or out of place.

Uranus in the 8th House signifies a profound influence of progressive, transformative, and unconventional energy in the areas of shared resources, intimacy, and deep psychological transformation. With Uranus in this house, you are likely to experience unexpected and transformative events that can bring about profound change in these areas of your life.

In matters of shared resources and finances, Uranus in the 8th House indicates a non-traditional approach. You may have a knack for innovative investment strategies or find yourself drawn to unconventional financial arrangements. Sudden changes or unexpected developments in your financial situation can occur, requiring you to adapt and find inventive solutions. You may also have an ability to attract resources or financial opportunities in unexpected ways.

In the realm of intimacy and sexuality, Uranus in the 8th House suggests a desire for unconventional and open-minded experiences. You may be drawn to alternative forms of relationships or have a strong need for personal freedom within your intimate connections. Your approach to sexuality and emotional intimacy may be unique and marked by a desire to break free from societal norms or expectations. You may experience unexpected or unconventional relationships that challenge your views on love and connection.

Psychologically, Uranus in the 8th House indicates a deep need for personal transformation and a willingness to explore the depths of your psyche. You are likely to be intrigued by the mysteries of life and death and may have an interest in metaphysical or occult subjects. Your mind is open to unconventional ideas and you may have a talent for uncovering hidden truths or shedding light on taboo topics. You may also experience sudden breakthroughs or profound insights that lead to personal growth and transformation.

Uranus in the 8th House also suggests a desire to challenge and break through societal taboos and limitations. You may be drawn to social or humanitarian causes that address issues of power, control, and transformation. Your unique perspective and innovative ideas can contribute to bringing about positive changes in these areas.

You may have entertained thoughts of suicide in earlier years but have learned that perseverance provides the greatest rewards, and suicide knocks you down several pegs in your next existence.


An interest in healing, perhaps through the laying on of hands, also attends this position. Be careful around electricity and machinery – are you one of those people who blow out lightbulbs or electronics?

It is important to embrace the transformative energy of Uranus in the 8th House while also being mindful of the potential for upheaval or sudden disruptions.

Nurturing a sense of personal empowerment and cultivating a healthy understanding of your own desires and boundaries will contribute to navigating the transformative energies of this placement.

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Ben has practiced Astrology for over 35 years and is a certified Cognitive Behavioral Therapist (CBT) Practitioner. Ben holds 11 patents for the core functions that all dating sites now use today.  See Ben's Bio for more info.