Astrology takes the liberty of placing each of us at the center of the universe at the moment of our birth. Our charts are a picture of the heavens, at birth, symbolically portraying our unique reality. Knowing our charts allows us to understand more clearly what we are able to do most naturally.
Thinking in terms of a play is a good analogy for understanding how a birth chart functions.
The Planets are the actors, the Signs are the costumes they wear, the Houses are the stage setting showing where the action takes place and the Aspects are the relationships between the actors. The Birth Chart is a circle, divided into twelve segments, which represent the twelve houses of astrology. Each house describes a different area of experience or activity that is common to all human beings.[Read more…] about Unfolding the Houses of your Birth Chart