known as Surya and Aditya, sun is the ruler of all the planets. Sun is
believed to be the source of vitality and the physical make up. All the
other planets orbit around it and are dependent on the Sun's energy for the
existence of most life forms living upon them. It is responsible for the
success, intellect, wisdom, fortune, will poor, fame, and wealth. Sun is the
ruler of zodiac sign Leo and number 1, according to numerology.
The Sun's position in one's horoscope indicates a variety of traits in an
individual, both physical and psychological. The position of Sun in a
horoscope gives considerable understanding about the person's physical
appearance. It represents the basic behavioral traits of a person as well,
but again, there are other factors that must also be taken into
consideration. The Sun gives us power through the vitamins contained in its
rays; so the level of a person's physical power, or energy, is also
determined by the Sun.
The sun represents kings, government officials, people in government
service and leaders. It represents wealthy or famous people, as well as
those living in or connected with a church, temple, or religious
institution. It also represents creative people like artists, actors,
jewelers, gemologists, merchant traders in gold, doctors and nurses.
A well placed Sun in the chart, can give great abilities and makes a person
cheerful, fortunate, and wise. A strong Sun can give rise to fame in his/her
area, field, or even the whole world. If ill-placed in the horoscope, it is
an indication of physical as well as possible mental or emotional problems,
pessimistic attitude, humiliation at the hands of others and impoverished
conditions of life.
In the physical body, Sun rules the heart, head, lungs, liver, nervous
system and skeletal structure. It indicates the right eye in a male and the
left in a female.
is the presiding deity of the element, water and rules over the tides of the
sea. Moon is the ruler of the plants and the vegetable kingdom. The Moon
represents the mind and accordingly, it indicates a person's thinking,
feelings and other mental processes. It gives intuitive nature, taste,
youth, love of poetry, music, attractive looks and sensuality. Its influence
makes one moody, emotional and sensitive
The Moon is the ruler of the sign Cancer or the Zodiac and is strong there
in its own sign. It is most powerful, or exalted, in Taurus and fallen, or
debilitated, in Scorpio. Jupiter, Sun and Mars are the Moon's natural
Moon is beneficial to those born in ascending moon cycle and disastrous to
those born in descending moon sign. A strong Moon in the chart will indicate
a happy mental state, good mother, opportunities for travel over water and
success in businesses. A powerful Moon gives emotional strength, makes for
good relations and love for others.
However, if the Moon is weak in the chart, it leads to mental anxiety,
emotional instability and an inability to relate well to others. This makes
one unfriendly and unable to share intimacy, or takes away contentment or
peace of mind. The individual becomes moody with an unclear mind. Depending
on how severely afflicted it is, there may be a tendency towards neurosis,
hysteria or insanity. It also indicates ill health of the mother, or
difficulties in social advancement.
It represents interaction with the public, or public businesses, water,
liquids and the tides of the sea, over which it rules. The Moon also
possesses dominance over the waters and liquids within our bodies. The Moon
is also responsible for growth, fertility and conception. It influences
childbirth and memory.
Physically an afflicted, debilitated, or otherwise ill-disposed Moon may
indicate anemia, lack of body fluids or body weight, constipation and
dryness of the skin. It can cause colds, fevers, bronchitis, intestinal
problems, or even susceptibility to cancer. Organs, such as the lungs and
kidneys, may also be weak and there may be menstrual or infertility problems
as the God of war, Mars makes people under its influence short tempered,
police man, soldiers, generals, and commanders. It influences energy, drive,
administrative and leadership abilities, and independent spirit.
If Sun is the king of the solar system, Mars is the commander. Mars
indicates martial powers, martial arts and the military; rules over
explosives and fire arms. A native borne in Aries is openly aggressive,
while the one born in Scorpio tends to be secretive in nature. Both Sun and
Mars produce heat but the one of the Sun is actually life preserving, but
the excessive, explosive heat generated by Mars may actually endanger life.
Mars is the strong for those working in police department, miners, defense
services, explosive experts, people dealing in copper and gold, surgeons,
fire arms manufacturing facilities, etc.
Mars rules over the bone marrow and generation of red blood corpuscles,
human blood, and the disease resistant power of human body.