The Ascendant

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What is the Ascendant?

The Ascendant

To the left of the Natal Chart, in the centre, is a point called The Ascendant (Rising Sign). This is the cusp of the First House, which represents the Self. The sign, and any planets placed here, shows how you project yourself to the world.



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