Astrology: The Rising Planets

Sun Rising often possess leadership ability, and they need to strive for some kind of significance in life; to begin something new and execute it with confidence, self-reliance and assurance. Astrologically the Sun relates to the father and he may have had a powerful influence on the individual’s life. Aspects formed to the Sun describe how the individual perceives the father and his influence over them. Sometimes the father is a very dominating influence in the child’s first months of life. Often those with the Sun rising are pressured to…

Sun Rising

An individual born with the Sun Rising will often possess leadership ability, and they need to strive for some kind of significance in life. In fact, it would be great for them to begin something new and execute it with self-confidence, self-reliance, and self-assurance. Sun rising is pressured to succeed, and to stand-out and be individual in some way. In many ways, they do need to set themselves apart from others and to follow their own path in life. The native has a need to “shine” in the field of…

Rising Planets

The Ascendant symbolizes the need for self-expression, and as one of the FIRE houses it has a lot to do with our sense of individuality. Planets placed in the first house of the chart represent our most natural mode of self-projection, describing how we approach others. We all have a particular lens through which we see the world, and no two individuals ever experience events in the same way. The Ascendant sign and planet/s rising describe these perceptions along with the tasks and qualities we must develop in order to…