There are ten planets studied in astrology. The number ten is arrived by adding the moon and the sun. The earth is not counted, because our perspective is from the earth. Each planet influences both the sun sign and the house in which it resides in the astrological chart.
Each planet represents the influence that it holds over the sun sign and the house in which it rules. Saturn, for example, represents the limitations of man. Jupiter represents leadership and prosperity. The other planets have their own representations and influences.
Planetary movements and alignments are also very important in astrology. Various planetary alignments and movements can indicate extreme influences over all aspects of our lives. When Mars is in retrograde, conflicts will be more dominant in our lives.
The Moon, Ruler of Emotions
Since the Moon is the nearest ‘planet’ to Earth, this satellite, in a real sense, hurdles around the zodiac, finishing its circuit in under a month. It additionally contacts us more profoundly than most planets.
As the leader of the tides, it is fitting that the Moon ought to be the leader of our feelings. Still, waters run profoundly? Causing a ripple effect? A wellspring of feeling? Indeed, our feelings have for quite some time been depicted as far as the ocean: liquid, groundbreaking, beating from the inside. Emotional episodes, nature, what we feel about things, and how our sentiments mean the Moon completely impacts others. While the Sun gives us our soul, the Moon gives us our spirit.
The Moon is goddess-like in that it represents the mother and the connection between lady and youngster. This Planet (otherwise called an illuminating presence) addresses the ladies in one’s day-to-day existence and their part as nurturers. The Moon likewise represents fruitfulness, pregnancy, and labor. We see the Moon projecting its shiny sparkle from our most punctual minutes when we were stroked and touched by our mom and felt her delicate touch.
Our feelings show themselves through our being and establish the vibe for our everyday lives. The Moon is involved with this continuum, delivering us essential one second and delicate the following. We’re here and there, wicked or decent, and may giggle fiercely or cry voluntarily. Through the Moon’s energy, we attempt to accommodate these fluctuated feelings to make ourselves complete and one with the world. The Moon additionally assists us with seeing what we need and utilizing memory and the past as a feature of this interaction.
The Moon spends approximately 2 1/2 days in each sign and requires 28 days to circumnavigate the zodiac. It is ladylike energy and rules Cancer and the Fourth House.