If Pluto is located in the 5th house of a natal chart, this indicates a very intense love life that can even be full of obsessions. A native with such a placement should be very careful with all the 5th house matters, as gambling and having children; the 5th house interactions are for him deeply transformative experiences and should not be taken lightheartedly.
A native with such a placement should be very careful of gambling. Even a well aspected Pluto can give an obsession with lucky games, while an adversely aspected one is definite to bring severe financial losses and also problems in all the houses that contain planets aspecting Pluto. The obsessions that Pluto creates can be permanent, and the catastrophes he can bring are definitely irreversible. Of course, this can bring a transformation towards something better, but are you sure that you want to lose every single piece of property just to start a new life from zero again?
When someone has Pluto in the 5th house, his love affairs are very passionate, deep and intense. When he becomes obsessed with someone he will concentrate on this goal, and persistently push his life towards that direction. Usually, the native gets what he wants, but not without turbulences. It is the aspects upon Pluto, though, that define what happens after. Harsh squares and oppositions may indicate power games, jealoucy, dramatic relationships and very secretive situations. Not to mention that even when the native obtains what he wants, Pluto will be again hungry soon and will desperately need a new obsession. Such individuals will frequently have extra-marital affairs, which are usually full of passion but also quite destructive. If you have this natal placement and notice adverse aspects be careful; for when Pluto will unleash its dark and explosive powers during a challenging transit everything might be revealed and destroy the status quo.
Pluto present in the fifth house will give to a native a very intense and serious approach concerning having children. For them, parenthood is a very important responsibility, and their way of thinking will make them be very dominative towards their children. Such parents are constantly trying to intervene in their children’s life and dictate them what to do; this might be very pressuring to the child though, and make them develop a difficult character. If Pluto is adversely aspected by Mars or other malefics, the native might even physically abuse his children. This should be by all means prevented; if you see such aspects in your chart please consider to not making children. Pluto in this position can indicate a loss of a child. This is mostly metaphorical, as when the child comes of age he will abandon his parents if the Plutonic pressure they feel is overbearing. In case you have this placement and want to have a good relation to your offspring, consider finding ways of softening Pluto’s effects. Otherwise, the child’s departure will be inevitable and even permanent.
Natives with the Pluto in the house of joy might be also obsessed with partying and having fun. This placement might become a black hole for a big part of their income, as they will eagerly spend a lot of money on going out, drinking and other recreational activities. Pluto desires to be fed and is never satisfied. The curious thing is that recreation is not taken light-heartedly by such people. It is a priority and needs to enclose quantity and quality- so if they do not have a good time this will manifest through nervousness or even anger.
In any case, if you have your Pluto in this natal position, be really careful about its manifestations; possible dark energies can affect other people, especially people you love. As Pluto is usually connected with a childhood trauma, there are possibilities that the native’s childhood came to an abrupt end earlier than it should, and he quickly entered the world of responsibilities. The best way is to heal your fifth house issues, through being open and playful. This way, the domineering planet Pluto will operate more gently. If you discover obsessive behaviors, try to deal with them by offering remedies or symbolical healing, and your 5th house life will illuminate. After all, Pluto has the wonderful transformative function of death and rebirth. If you see yourself malfunctioning in the 5th house matters, kill your mental approach towards them. You will be reborn with a new philosophy and way of perceiving those matters, and finally you will reach joy.