Detailed readings of birth charts reach the core of many life issues:
- Sense of direction
- Communication misunderstandings
- Conflict with parents (whatever your age!)
- Blocks in creative expression
More commonly, the astrologer supports the client in exploring more deeply matters that are of ongoing concern, and in living more creatively with issues that take time to heal.
Astrologers presuppose the existence of fate, but do not encourage a fatalistic approach to life.
The map of the heavens at the moment of birth (the birth chart or horoscope), which astrologers set up prior to a natal chart consultation, may be seen as a divinatory tool from which may be discerned the part one is expected to play within the universal scheme or divine plan (call it what you will).
Many of the painful situations we encounter in life are likely to be due to a failure to live according to this plan. It is often thought that the zodiac sign in which the Sun is placed in
Historically, astrologers believed that the sign rising at birth, and especially the planet that rules that sign, was thought to be more significant. If you have ever thought you and your sun sign disagree, it is likely that the ruler of the Ascendant in your horoscope is in a very different sign. Find out more.