The absolute first thing you need are the following three pieces of information:.
Most birth certificates have this on record. It is very important to get this information as accurately as possible, as the difference of a few degrees in latitude or a few minutes of time can make all the difference in our natal chart. Most people know their birth date and place. If you absolutely do not know your birth time, it is still possible to plot your natal chart, but it will be missing key pieces of information.
In this case, you will not know your rising sign, which is one of the three main pieces we learn in this book, but also, our rising sign is one of the three main components of understanding who we are, along with our sun and our moon. This gives you tremendous insights into their character and enhances your relationship with them as you get to know them on a deeper level. Here are the steps to plotting your natal chart your astrological blueprint :. Go to Astro. You will be brought to the following screen. Here is the page where you enter your pertinent information, including your birth place, date, and time.
The fields will be blank.
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You now have your astrological blueprint! From this chart, you see your Sun, Moon and Rising signs: the big three elements of your personal natal chart. To find your ascendant, or rising sign, calculate the chart, then move your mouse over the "AC" graphic on the left hand side of the chart and look in the bar above the top of the chart. Do the same with any of the planetary symbols, such as the Sun, Moon, Mercury, Mars, Venus etc to locate them in your chart.
Now that you have calculated your birth chart, you can follow up the meaning of each planet , house , aspect , sign , and other significant point, such as the Moon's Nodes , asteroids , Part of Fortune and so on, right here on this site [ NOTE : the South Node is located exactly opposite the North Node ; South Node is not displayed in this calculator]. It's all set within the frame of the zodiac , the symbolic pattern of the signs. You already know that there is a lot more to astrology than the simple daily forecasts that you can see in the newspapers.
Astrology is a deep and meaningful way of approaching life, the universe and everything. We made this site so that you could learn more about life in our world and the way it works.
Longitude is necessary in order to determine the position of the Ascendant because horoscopes use local time. Having constructed the horoscope, the astrologer can begin the task of interpreting the chart. This interpretation depends upon which branch of horoscopic astrology is being used.
In Chinese astrology , horoscopes are based on the symbolism of the Chinese zodiac , a system of elements and animals associated with each year according to a Sexagenary cycle. Chinese horoscopes often appear in horoscope sections in newspapers and magazine alongside Western horoscopes.
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The Gregorian calendar is usually not used before 15 October Some text in single-person horoscopes contains partner references, too. Defined by the Ascendant, the First House defines you. Having established the relative positions of the signs in the houses, the astrologer positions the sun, moon, and planets at their proper celestial longitudes. This is the best and most efficient method to interprete the astrological constellations of people in relation with places. And if you've heard astrology lovers blabbing away about their birth chart to anyone who'll listen guilty as charged! Thus conjunctions are believed to operate with a larger orb than sextiles.
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