How do you read a Vedic birth chart? It is known as the rising sign. If in your case the number is “1” then the ascendant is Aries, if it is “2” then is Taurus, “3” is Gemini, “4” is Cancer, “5” is Leo, “6” is Virgo, “8” is Scorpio, “9” is Sagittarius, “10” is Capricorn, “11” is Aquarius, “12” is Pisces.
What are directions in astrology? All the nine planets have a direction assigned to itself and it rules over that direction. East is ruled by Sun, south-east by Venus, south by Mars, south-west by Rahu, west by Saturn, north-west by Moon, north by Mercury and the northeast by Jupiter and Ketu.
How do you navigate a birth chart?
Do birth charts go clockwise or counterclockwise? The chart is divided into twelve sections, and these are known as the houses. The houses begin with the Ascendant, at the middle left on the wheel. The numbers go up, as you move around the chart counter-clockwise.