UNDERSTANDING YOUR CHART RULER & WHY IT'S SO IMPORTANT!Sep 03, 2020
Many of you already understand the importance of your Rising Sign and the ways in which it connects to your personality and life direction—but how many of you know that you also have a planetary Chart Ruler that gives additional, crucial information to help you understand your life path, major life themes, talents, character, and major life experiences as well as physical appearance and health?
In my latest video, I discuss how to determine your personal Chart Ruler and what the placement of the Chart Ruler means in all 12 astrological houses!
And for those of you wishing for a deeper understanding of their Chart Ruler and how to utilize it in astrological readings AND a deeper understanding of House Rulerships (a VERY important concept in astrology), I have a comprehensive astrology course just for you! Follow this link to learn more!
WHAT IS THE CHART RULER?
The planetary ruler of the 1st house and ascendant is a particularly important planet as it represents the individual. This planet is often referred to as the “Chart Ruler,” “Chart Lord,” “Ruler of the 1st House,” of “1st House Lord.” The placement of the Chart Ruler provides important information about the individual’s personality, character, goals, life direction, major life themes, and the health and appearance of the physical body. While the ascendant sign provides important insight into the above-mentioned topics as well as the development of the personality as a result of early conditioning, the placement of the Chart Ruler modifies the energy of the ascendant sign and determines which types of qualities, relative to the ascendant sign, will be more predominant in a person’s character and overall life trajectory. The topics associated with the house placement of the chart ruler become connected with, or directly influence, the individual’s personality and sense of self.
The first house and first house ruler often indicate activities, events or outcomes resulting from a person’s own volition. The topics associated with the house placement of the chart ruler become much more important in the native’s life than the themes and topics associated with other houses—the themes associated with the house placement often “stick out” in some way. The native may be fixated or even obsessive over the topics associated with the house placement of the chart ruler—these are themes they will constantly come back to throughout their lifetime. Topics associated with the placement of the chart ruler often have a profound impact on the trajectory of the native’s life as well as the specific impact the native has on the world around them. It’s also important to consider sign placement and planetary aspects in order to get a more nuanced interpretation for the ruler of the birth chart. This is something that’s covered in depth, along with the interpretations for the rulers of all 12 houses, in my House Rulerships in Astrology Course!
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