Last month in Mars and Redheads, we discussed the personal planet Mars and its connection with the spirit and spunk often seen in redheads. This month we discuss the planet Jupiter, continuing the image of your birth chart as a round table around which all the parts of the self/psyche are gathered and communicating.
The largest planet in the solar system, Jupiter, is considered the planet of optimism, expansion, faith and good fortune. As with every planet in our charts, Jupiter can be expressed positively as seen in generosity, an uplifting attitude toward life and wisdom. Less skillfully, we can be excessive, lazy, and self-indulgent.
Stephen Arroyo, in Exploring Jupiter, notes that “Jupiter guides us into the future and motivates future growth and development, especially along idealistic lines.” [Read more…] about Knowing Your Jupiter!