The ascendant or rising sun, is the degree of the zodiac that rises above the eastern horizon at the specific time and location of one’s birth. Astrologers believe that the Ascendant signifies a person’s awakening consciousness, in the same way that the Sun’s appearance on the eastern horizon signifies the dawn of a new day.
The Ascendant is very important element of any horoscope, because it describes our physical appearance, behavior and expression. Read on to find out what your rising sign says about you and the way you present yourself to the world!
Your Ascendant is Aries
You are very attractive and temperamental, and the environment appreciates your honesty and the willingness to help anyone in need. You have a big heart and you are very noble, but sometimes you can also be selfish and self-centered, mostly when you feel that someone is trying to take advantage of you. You don’t like playing games and you hate lies. You’re attracted to cheerful and communicative people, with whom you will be able to have a good time. Always on the move, your ambition helps you put your ideas into action.
Your Ascendant is Taurus
Taurus rising people are very quiet, calm and warmhearted. With Taurus rising you are likely to be very patient and persistent. You are not prone to turbulence and hasty reactions. Thoughtful and a bit sluggish, sometimes you need too much time to start and decide on action. You are very charming, attractive and likable, and people love you for your kind nature. You like good food, music, art and you know how to enjoy life.
Your Ascendant is Gemini
You can be easily identified by your cheerful and bubbly nature. You are always the one who entertains the people, you have many friends and love to move in different circles. You are very curious, intelligent and versatile, and you hate boredom and monotony. Sometimes you can be very superficial and unreliable, but on the whole, you have a warm and generous approach to life.
Your Ascendant is Cancer
With Cancer rising, you are likely to be extremely sensitive to the world around you and a person who loves taking care of others. Home and family are very important to you. Sometimes you can be very shy and do not like to stand out, but you have a cheerful and friendly nature. You love children and animals, and when in relationship you are loyal and unselfish. Often moody and extremely sensitive, you like to be in a calm and pleasant environment, with people similar to you – positive and warmhearted.
Your Ascendant is Leo
With Leo rising, you are very self-confident person, who likes to be the center of the attention. You are born leader and entertainer, whose company is never boring. Proud, egoistic and headstrong, you get easily offended. However, you are very generous and always want to look attractive and beautiful. Brave and courageous , you have an ability to face all problems and challenges in life.
Your Ascendant is Virgo
People with Virgo rising are usually shy, unobtrusive and withdrawn, and even a bit cold. Humble and practical, you cannot open easily in front of others because you are very cautious and skeptical. But, once you meet someone and decide that the person is worthy of your attention, you can uncover your true nature. You are very intelligent, humorous, entertaining and perfectionist.
Your Ascendant is Libra
You are cheerful, friendly and you have a lot of friends. People love you because you are very charming, communicative and do not like conflicts. Women with Libra rising are beautiful and attractive, while men are very charming people, in whose company every woman feels special. You are peace-loving and funny, but sometimes you can be a bit lazy and indecisive.
Your Ascendant is Scorpio
You are intelligent and charismatic. You are honest and direct, and you like dark humor and sarcasm. You can openly express your views and do not care much about other people’s opinion. You are very curious and often show interest in alternative topics.
Your Ascendant is Sagittarius
With Sagittarius rising, you are likely to be popular and social person, who has many hobbies and interests. You are versatile, curious and open to new experiences. People love you because you are a warmhearted person, willing to help anyone in need. You have great sense of humor and love to travel and gain new experiences.
Your Ascendant is Capricorn
You are wary, skeptical, shy and you suffer from lack of confidence. But, once you manage to overcome your shyness, you will become very charming and funny. Serious, responsible and ambitious, and you want your hard work and dedication to be appreciated.
Your Ascendant is Aquarius
People love to be in your company, because you are funny, interesting, compassionate and generous. You are very intelligent and you have a lot of interest and hobbies. You hate boredom and you are always on the move.
Your Ascendant is Pisces
You are very sensitive and romantic, hence love is the meaning of life for you. You are dreamy and warmhearted, and you usually have a lot of friends. You enjoy communicating with others and you love parties and outings.