Astrological Aspects

In astrology, aspects refer to the angular relationships between two or more planets or other celestial bodies in a natal chart or horoscope. Aspects are one of the most important factors used by astrologers to interpret a person’s chart and to determine the relationships between different energies and influences in that chart.

There are several types of aspects, each with its own unique energy and interpretation:

  1. Conjunction: Occurs when two planets are in the same sign and degree, or very close to it. This aspect is associated with intensity, focus, and a blending or merging of energies.
  2. Opposition: Occurs when two planets are 180 degrees apart. This aspect is associated with tension, conflict, and a need for balance and integration.
  3. Square: Occurs when two planets are 90 degrees apart. This aspect is associated with challenges, obstacles, and a need for action and change.
  4. Trine: Occurs when two planets are 120 degrees apart. This aspect is associated with harmony, flow, and ease.
  5. Sextile: Occurs when two planets are 60 degrees apart. This aspect is associated with opportunity, creativity, and cooperation.
  6. Quincunx: Occurs when two planets are 150 degrees apart. This aspect is associated with adjustment, refinement, and a need for flexibility.

Astrologers look at the aspects in a person’s chart to determine how the different energies and influences are interacting and to gain insight into that person’s personality, tendencies, and potential challenges and opportunities. Aspects can also be used to predict future events and to gain a deeper understanding of a person’s life path and purpose.

In Astrology, there are 5 major aspects that influence the energy of the planets. The planets in the skies continue to rotate and constantly are forming new aspects. This is one part of why Astrology is so magical. Imagine for a moment the horoscope of today and what magic this energy might bring to you depending on what Astrological Aspects are taking place.

Conjunctions and Astrology

Let’s discuss conjunctions first in the Astrological aspects. Saturn Conjunction Pluto for example leads to a life of discipline from early years of hardship which creates an intense ambition. And seeking a deeper truth and a problem with authority. Meanwhile a Mercury Conjunction Venus is complimentary in other ways. This is not a rare conjunction with over 60% of the population having this conjunction. The sturdy understanding of the Sun Sextiles Saturn giving you patience, perseverance and most importantly the ability to follow through with commitments.

Follow Through and Commitments

Fight back and win with the Sun squaring Mars and the drive and determination to advance and achieve our goals. Stand up for yourself, your work and your loved ones. Meanwhile the Sun is Quincuxing with Jupitor creating tension and the feeling that you may be in over your head. Faith in your abilities. Now is a time to show people your talents.