How to Read Astro Charts? Wouldn’t it be great if you could read your own Astro chart or someone else’s? It can be fun to see what life can bring to you. What are your opportunities?
The first thing you need is a birth chart and you can create one for you anywhere online. Usually, all you need is the date of birth, time, and place of birth.
How to Do You Read an Astrological Chart?
Once you have your birth chart, you want to locate your zodiac sign. Your Zodiac sign supposedly has an influence on your personality. You can find a lot of information online about your personality traits which are in line with your Zodiac sign. However, the zodiac sign is just a small part of how you read a birth chart.
The second thing you need to find is the ascendant sign which if a birth chart was a clock, is found at 9 o’clock which points to your first house. The opposite from the point of the ascendant is the descendent which affects your relationships with others.
On your birth chart, you will also find all zodiac signs and where they were in the sky during your birth. What sign was rising, and which one was setting on the day you came into this world.
What Do the Numbers and Houses Mean on a Birth Chart?
The houses on your astrological chart represent the sky at the time of your birth. The numbers represent the house from the first house moving counterclockwise through the 12th house. Usually, the number has equal segments on a birth chart.
The easiest way to think about this is that numbers represent houses which are areas of the sky and in astrology houses represent different areas of life. For example, the first house represents all areas of your life including your motivations, appearance, physical body, self-image, and goals.
What do the Planets mean in Your Birth Chart?
The planets on a birth chart represent transient bodies in the sky that mirror our transient experiences. Those experiences further shape our personalities.
Planets pass through the different houses in your chart affecting the reading. Planets are scattered throughout a birth chart. According to astrologers, the movements of planets can activate energies that have an impact on your experiences.
What house a planet is in can show which area these experiences in life will occur. Additionally, houses show which areas of life are important areas for us. The easiest and best way to think about planets is as experiences of life which shape our personality.
When reading your birth chart, you are looking for the house, sign position, and planets’ positions.
In order to read a birth chart, you have to take into consideration where planets appear. What houses they appear, and under which sign? This is something that will give you insight into your personality and life experiences. Planets often represent what you enjoy doing and what moves you while houses explain the manner in how you accomplish things in life.
If you would ask an astrologer how they read a birth chart, you would probably get a side-eye and “Oh, sweetie” comment. The main reason behind this is that they take a reading of a birth chart seriously, and it can take years of dedicated studying to be able to learn how to read a birth chart with precision.
How to read astro charts? You can learn all bout the planets and what they mean, and you are just scratching the surface of birth charts and what they mean? If you are seriously interested in reading a birth chart, there are plenty of books, online classes for new and dedicated students. Of course, there is always an option to seek a session with an astrologer to guide you through your birth chart.
Maybe you are like me and you don’t believe in birth charts, astrology and take it just as fun. After all, it’s proved to be science and there is no proof to back the story about birth charts. That’s fine too. You can enjoy scrolling online, looking for your birth chart for the fun of it, without really giving it a strong meaning and without having it as a pointer when making life decisions.