Ascendants are purely mathematically the intersection of the eastern horizon with the ecliptic. Depending on the place and time of birth of the horoscope owner, there is one of a total of 12 signs of zodiac on the eastern horizon, which is called the ascendant.
Ascendants plays an important role in the interpretation of any horoscope. They describes the personality and personal preferences. The ascendant allows conclusions to be drawn about the inner strength of the horoscope owner. This one is looking for a way of redemption. In his life everyone wants to be understood correctly by the environment.
Ascendants describes the effect of one’s own behavior on fellow human beings. It is about the way the horoscope owner presents himself to his environment. It is focused on how he himself would prefer to be seen by other people. This does not have to correspond to the inner attitude or conviction. The own behavior and appearance is decisively influenced by how he believes that others will see him.
The ascendant gives information about the presentation and image. With him interpersonal problems can be understood. This is especially true if one’s own I and self-view do not correspond to how other people interpret it. Therefore the Ascendant plays an essential role and can give explanations for misunderstood appearances.
The encounter of the world is represented by the ascendant in the horoscope. It represents how the self-assertion is.
About the ascendant indications can be given to the outer appearance of a person. The physical appearance is described by it as well as the planets in its proximity. These can be in the 1st house or in the 12th house.
Physical Shape through the Planets
Physical Shape of Ascendants