The ascendant or sign of Taurus is Ruled by Venus it covers the degrees between 31 to 60 in the Zodiac. Moon is exalted when placed in Taurus and no planet is debilitated in this sign. The direction governed by this sign is South and core element for Taurus is land.
Friendly planets for this sign are Mercury, Saturn and Rahu.
Enemies planets for this sign are Sun, Jupiter, Mars and Moon.
Ketu is neutral for Taurus.
The Ascendant of Taurus has following lordships for houses.