What is South Node also known as? In Vedic astrology, the North Node is called Ratu (Dragon’s Head) and the South Node is called Ketu (Dragon’s Tail).
Is ascendant node the same as rising sign? Your rising sign, also known as your ascendant sign, is calculated using the exact time of your birth on your birthday.
Is ascending node north or south? The ascending (or north) node is where the Moon moves into the northern ecliptic hemisphere, while the descending (or south) node is where the Moon enters the southern ecliptic hemisphere.
What is your South Node in astrology? The south node: Your innate gifts and past life.
The south node is the exact opposite zodiac sign of the north node. It reveals the gifts that you bring into this lifetime, your sweet spot, your comfort zone.