Leo Ascendant

Leo Ascendant

The Ascendant or Rising sign is the name given to the sign on the eastern horizon during the time of birth of an individual. Having a Leo Ascendant means that during your birth, the sign of Leo was rising from above the ground, the same way that the Sun rises. People who have Leo as their rising sign, have the Sun as their overall chart ruler. Our Rising Sign is a very important astrological parameter, even though many theories are proposed by different astrologers and astrological systems. Still, most agree that the Ascendant defines our body and physical characteristics, also playing a strong role in the development of our character. This is quite natural, as the 1st house (the Ascendant being on its cusp) is responsible for our ego, self-perception…

Cancer Ascendant

Cancer Ascendant

The Ascendant or Rising sign is the name given to the sign on the eastern horizon during the time of birth of an individual. Having a Cancer Ascendant means that during your birth, the sign of Cancer was rising from above the ground, the same way that the Sun rises. People who have Cancer as their rising sign, have the Moon as their overall chart ruler. Our Rising Sign is a very important astrological parameter, even though many theories are proposed by different astrologers and astrological systems. Still, most agree that the Ascendant defines our body and physical characteristics, also playing a strong role in the development of our character. This is quite natural, as the 1st house (the Ascendant being on its cusp) is responsible for our ego, self-perception…

Gemini Ascendant

Gemini Ascendant

The Ascendant or Rising sign is the name given to the sign on the eastern horizon during the time of birth of an individual. Having a Gemini Ascendant means that during your birth, the sign of Gemini was rising from above the ground, the same way that the Sun rises. People who have Gemini as their rising sign, have Mercury (Gemini’s ruling planet) as their overall chart ruler. Our Rising Sign is a very important astrological parameter, even though many theories are proposed by different astrologers and astrological systems. Still, most agree that the Ascendant defines our body and physical characteristics, and is playing a strong role in the development of our character. This is quite natural, as the 1st house (the Ascendant being on its cusp) is responsible for…

Taurus Ascendant

Taurus Ascendant

The Ascendant or Rising sign is the name given to the sign on the eastern horizon during the time of birth of an individual. Having Taurus as your Ascendant means that during your birth, the sign of Taurus was rising from above the ground, the same way that the Sun rises. People who have a Taurus Ascendant, have Venus (Taurus’ ruling planet) as their overall chart ruler. Our Rising Sign is a very important astrological parameter, even though many theories are proposed by different astrologers and astrological systems. Still, most agree that the Ascendant defines our body and physical characteristics, and is playing a strong role in the development of our character. This is quite natural, as the 1st house (the Ascendant being on its cusp) is responsible for our…

Aries Ascendant

Aries Ascendant

The Ascendant or Rising sign is the name given to the sign on the eastern horizon during the time of birth of an individual. Having Aries as your Ascendant means that during your birth, the sign of Aries was rising from above the ground, the same way that the Sun rises. People who have Aries as their rising sign, have Mars (Aries’ ruling planet) as the governor of their natal chart. Our Rising Sign is a very important astrological parameter, even though many theories are proposed by different astrologers and astrological systems. Still, most agree that the Ascendant defines our body and physical characteristics, and is playing a strong role in the development of our character. This is quite natural, as the 1st house (the Ascendant being on its cusp)…

Natal Mercury in Pisces

Natal Mercury in Pisces

When a person has his natal Mercury in Pisces, it is considered in detriment and thus at its lowest potency. Pisces is located on the opposite side of the sign of Virgo, where Mercury is in domicile. The other sign where the planet is also in detriment is Sagittarius. Yet, in Pisces, Mercury is also in fall. This is a rather impractical placement to have in a natal chart, as Mercury is severely obstructed in his manifestation. On the other hand, this placement can give great poetic abilities, and generally draw the individual’s expression towards the arts. Pisces is the twelfth sign of the zodiac, and has Neptune as its ruling planet. Pisces is also the natural ruler of the twelfth house, which governs the collective subconscious, places of imprisonment…