LAWS

There are some laws in astrology. In order to know how to read any astrology chart one must know about these basic astrology rules.

Joys

Joys are the houses in which the planets rejoice. In astrology this means the house in which a planet (without considering other aspects) in its best position. In that house, the planet is in its best state and gives very positive effect. A planet in rejoice is considered special in that chart. Consider it as if that house is that planet's favourite vacation spot!​

1st . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

2nd  

3rd . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

4th  

5th . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

6th . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

7th  

8th  

9th . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

10th  

11th . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

12th . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

Mercury

Moon

Venus

Mars

Sun

Jupiter

Saturn

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Modality & Elements

Zodiac signs belong in certain categories. They are called modalities and elements. There are 3 modalities (cardinal, fixed, mutable) and 4 elements (fire, earth, air and water). Signs of the same elements tend to get along, and have similar natures. These are their natures:

Fire . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

Earth . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

Air . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

Water . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 

Active, initiative, extroverted, energetic, brave, passionate.

Practical, grounded, stable, determined, cautious

Social, versatile, thinkers, idealistic, superficial, outgoing

Emotional, intuitive, imaginative, sensitive, empathetic

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The modes also gives certain qualities to the zodiac signs. They indicate the season of each sign as well.

Cardinal . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

Fixed . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

Mutable . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

Beginning of a new season, leadership

Middle of the season, stubbornness

End of a season, open-mindedness

Rulership

In astrology, each planet rules two zodiac signs and each luminary (Sun & Moon) rules one. The ruler of the sign the ascendant is in a chart, whether it be a birth or horary chart, is called the chart ruler. The condition of the planet which is the chart ruler in a particular chart affects and defines it, and is extremely important.

Sun . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 

Moon . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 

Mercury . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 

Venus . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 

Mars . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 

Jupiter . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 

Saturn . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 

As you can see, there is a pattern which forms in the rulership

chart. The planets are all in order from the sun as well.

Leo

Cancer

Gemini, Virgo

Taurus, Libra

Aries, Scorpio

Sagittarius, Pisces

Capricorn, Aquarius

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