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Astrological Facts

Air signs:

Gemini, Libra, and Aquarius

Ascendant or rising sign:

Sign rising over the eastern horizon at the time of your birth.

Born on the cusp:

Someone born within a day of the sun changing signs.

Cardinal signs:

Aries, Cancer, Libra and Capricorn.

Chart ruler:

The planet ruling the sign on the ascendant.

Cusp:

The dividing line between two signs, or houses.

Descendant:

Angle marking the beginning of the seventh house of Partnership.

Detriment:

Planet in the sign opposite to its sign of dignity.

Dignity, or rulership:

Planet in its own sign.

Earth signs:

Taurus, Virgo and Capricorn.

Elements:

Fire, earth, air and water.

Ephermerides:

Tables listing the daily movement of the planets.

Exaltation:

Planet in its strongest sign.

Fall:

Planet in the sign opposite to its strongest sign.

Fire signs:

Aries, Leo and Sagittarius.

Fixed signs:

Taurus, Leo, Scorpio and Aquarius.

House ruler:

The planet that rules the sign.

House ruler:

The planet that rules the sign.

Houses:

Division of the horoscope into twelve signs.

Ingress:

The time when a planet moves into the next house.

Lights or luminaries:

The sun and the moon.

Lunations:

New or full moon.

Midheaven, or M.C.:

Angle marking the beginning of the tenth house.

Mode:

Cardinal, fixed, or mutable element.

Mutable signs:

Gemini, Virgo, Sagittarius and Pisces.

Natal planets:

Planets appearing in a birth chart.

Native:

The individual to whom the birth chart belongs.

Nativity:

The birth chart or horoscope of an individual.

Natural house:

A planet in its own house or sign of rulership.

Quadruplicity:

Signs of the same mode.

Retrograde planet:

Planets that appear to be moving backwards.

Returns:

When a planet having completed its orbit returns to its position at the time of birth.

Rising sign:

see Ascendant.

Rulership:

see Dignity

Synastry:

Compatibility shown by comparing two horoscopes.

Water signs:

Cancer, Scorpio and Pisces.

 

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house facts

The first house… Aries.
This house rules the ego, the sense of self, the physical body and physical appearance

The second house… Taurus
For Taureans personal possessions, money and food are important.

The third house… Gemini
This house rules all things concerned with communication, locale, neighbours, neighbourhood and siblings.

The fourth house… Cancer
Home and roots are important to Cancerians. This is also the house that shows one of the native's parents in the natal chart.

The fifth house… Leo
Creative and fun-loving, Leos love a party. They love to gamble too, or take a risk. Children and partners show in this house.

The sixth house… Virgo
The house of health, chores, crafts, skills, lodgers, servants and small animals.

The seventh house… Libra
A house of marriage, or long-standing partnerships… all important one-to-one relationships, including those in business. This is also the house in which you will locate any open enemies in your natal chart.

The eighth house… Scorpio
The house of other people's money, death and good of the dead, including legacies and trust funds. All that is taboo, hidden and secretive. But it's not all bad news, because Scorpio is also the house of sex and passion.

The ninth house… Sagittarius
All things foreign including long-distance travel. Sagittarius is also the house of the law, and of religion, higher-education and publishing.

The tenth house… Capricorn
This is the house of work and ambition as well as those in authority over you.

The eleventh house… Aquarius
Groups, friends, colleagues, peer groups, organisations as well as your hopes and wishes are found in this house.

The twelfth house… Pisces
The house of mysticism and places of retreat… those who are lost to you, and also hidden enemies. The house of 'big' animals. Places of confinement such as prisons and asylums.

 

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aries

Aries

All

taurus

Taurus

Thoughtful

gemini

Gemini

Girls

cancer

Cancer

Can

leo

Leo

Learn

virgo

Virgo

Virtue, if they

libra

Libra

Learn

scorpio

Scorpio

Some

Sagittarius

Sagittarius

Sense

Capricorn

Capricorn

Caution

Aquarius

Aquarius

And

Pisces

Pisces

Patience

 

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