First House
Other names: Sanskrit: Atmasthana;
Latin: Vita "Life"
Position: Angular
Angle: Ascendant
Element: Fire
Nature: Yang
Orientation: Personal
Energy: Active
Quadrant: NE
Hemisphere (N-S): Northern
Hemisphere (E-W): Eastern
Related Sign: Aries
Related Planet(s): Mars
Medical Correspondence:
Represents: the Ego, the start of anything
Keywords: the self, one's appearance, the body, physical characteristics

The First House represents your ego and your sense of self-possession.