An Aries Friend  (A Sample 9 page reading)





According to astrology...





Planets on the Ascendant are best.






1st Decan (Sag) of Sagittarius in the 1st house (no aspect to Jupiter): A lover of law and order. Generous. Sympathetic. May appear reckless and extravagant with money. On the go. Enthusiasm for life. Optimistic. Open-minded. Large scale goals. Extroverted. Loves outdoors and travel. Direct. Lacks tact and diplomacy. Wants to expand knowledge of self. Jet setting, worldly, knowledgeable image.

Saturn in retrograde 1st house (worst placement: Victim of Abuse): Receives negative (1st house) traits from Father (Saturn): stern, stiff exterior, hard on self, conventional, overly disciplined, hard time relaxing, worried over obtaining high society status, low self-worth, fear of rejection, and fear of loss. Depressed childhood. Bullied over appearance. Because child was judged harshly by childhood peers, develops into an adult who appoints themselves judge of everyone else: deciding what should be right vs wrong, in society.

Saturn in retrograde Sagittarius:(challenging placement) Receives negative (Sag.) traits from Father (Saturn): inflexible, inner feelings of inferiority and insecurity, self-criticism, strives too hard for perfection, set in ways, opinionated, and an ego problem. Avoids developing true talents. Avoidance of honesty with self, inhibits true spiritual growth.





Planets in this house are good.

What do you value?


2nd Decan (Taurus) of Capricorn in the 2nd house: Intense desire for money. Wants security. Values career and social status. Over-achiever. Practical with money. Concern with tangible, material rewards for efforts. People will pay/value to be connected to your rank. Needs to learn true wealth is on the inside. Needs to stop using money as a tool for social recognition. Drawn towards Capricorn (Sun sign) people.

Saturn also affects wherever Capricorn is: 2nd house: Overly concerned/serious (Saturn) about money, possessions and security of stuff (2nd house).





Your mind?

How do you think and communicate?






2nd Decan (Gemini) of Aquarius in the 3rd house: Strong desire for air travel. Enjoys scientific research. Astrology is appealing to you. Thinks about Aquarius stuff: friends, clubs, groups, societies, and dreams. Thinks way ahead of their time. Likes new and different ideas. Seeks education. Speaks mind abruptly. Altruistic attitude toward siblings, neighbors and school mates. Desires to reform others' ideas and thoughts.

Mars in 3rd house: Speaks mind forcefully. Direct communicator. Informative on many subjects. Know-it-all.

Mars in Aquarius: Independent. Doesn't want to be ordinary. Not affectionate. Gives others space. Superiority complex. Wants a forward thinking, smart partner.

Venus in 3rd house: Loves to learn. Knows how to be charming with words. Good verbal communicator. Excellent public speaker. Enjoys music. Loves short journeys. Immediate environment must look beautiful. Needs a talkative partner.

Venus in Pisces: Sensitive, difficulty setting boundaries, and takes a long time to heal emotional wounds. Tendency to be guarded, in the desire for self-protection. Misses red flags in love relationships. Kind heart who goes out of way for friends. Rich imagination.

Chiron in 3rd house: Shy youth: weakened voice, discriminated against, pain of not being listened to, problems being understood, problems with siblings, and fear of being wrong. Learn to admit mistakes. Overly critical parents produced a child with lack of inner-confidence.

Chiron in Aquarius: Starts out shy. Fears making mistakes. Tendency to sever old ideas and rush in the new abruptly. Use genius (Aquarius in 3rd) to find a balance. Admitting mistakes and not worrying about technicalities, helps in learning to express. Siblings (3rd house) play an important role in healing.





Planets in this house are great.


Early life?

How did you perceive your parents?




3rd Decan (Scorpio) of Pisces in the 4th house: Many family changes in fortune during upbringing. Inconsistency at home: sometimes runs smoothly, other times unsettling. Good relationship with Mother. Desires home to be an emotional place of rest. Emotional attachment to house. Early childhood family life is confusing and intimidating.

End of life: In a hospital or nursing home. Plenty of companionship and variety.

Moon is 4th house: Tons of stuff in parents' home. Early strong emotional dependence on Mother. Child has emotional neediness for Mother. Must depend of intuition and faith regarding family, because family issues are confusing and misleading.

Moon regarding children: Weakest placement for fertility.

Moon in Pisces: Soft hearted and sweet. Can easily place self in someone else's shoes. Identifies with someone else's suffering. Ability to empathize. Absent minded. Could be misunderstood as weak, but really just accepting. Needs solitude or retreat to recharge. Drawn towards Pisces (Sun Sign) people.





Planets in this house are good.

How do you like to have fun? Talents? Pleasures? Children?




3rd Decan (Sag.) of Aries in the 5th house: Aggressively seeks romance, entertainment and recreation. Spends money on leisure. Loves to stay on the move. Impatient with children. Needs to be independent of children, and experience fun and talents independently.

Sun in Aries: A doer. Active. Determined. Force of energy. Passionate. Enthusiastic. Impatient. Quick to forget. Optimistic. Courageous. A starter. Enjoys the challenge. Aggressive.

Sun exalted in 5th house: (great placement!) Believes life is fun. Enjoys the gusto of engaging wholeheartedly. Artistic expression proves vital to health. Experiences richness of life through hobbies, recreation, travel and sports. Purpose and meaning come from pursuing talents and creativity. Great influence on children, however, not suited for sustained effort in raising them. Might project personal desire for fame onto their own children. Compulsive, original, dramatic, and theatrical. A show-off. Loves to perform. Wants all the attention, on center stage. Enamored with presentation of ego. Cannot tolerate when others get attention, over them. Over-confident. Healthy, strong and courageous. Prone to brief, intense, sexual affairs. Loves the risk, excitement, and thrill of courting. Wants to be the world's greatest lover. Eccentric or loner extreme. Hard worker. Competitive. Loves the energy in the game of risk/confidence, win/lose, gambling. Optimistic. Charming. Enthusiastic. Many talents. Many choices. Packs too much in. Self-centered and unconscious of other's feelings. Hedonistic pleasures prove detrimental.

Sun (ruler of 9th house cusp Leo) in 5th house: Great benefit from children. Deeply spiritual. Sincere. Intelligent.

Mercury in retrograde Aries: Quick decision maker because not a lot of patience and wants instant gratification. Candid and direct. Defensive and attached to their ideas. Takes feedback personally. Quick to dismiss what they feel irrelevant. Starts new things. Likes a challenge. Enthusiastic. Loves to lead.

Mercury in retrograde 5th house: Pursues higher education. Expands interests with whatever sign occupies 5th house (Sun). Has a strong need for intellectual stimulation and loves to compete to prove self worth. Mis-identifies self with mind.

South node Taurus: Overly self-reliant. Tendency to do everything yourself, your way. Difficulty in letting go of possessions. Fearful of crisis. Overly focused on security. Resists change. Fears taking chances.

South node 5th house: Narcissistic, exaggerates, melodramatic, hogs spotlight.

Regarding children: aspect to Mars?






Planets in this house are bad.

How is your health? What kind of work are you good at?


2nd Decan (Virgo) of Taurus in the 6th house: Values health and work. Good fortune with health and work. Solid body with strong muscular and physical endurance. Hearty appetite. Over indulges. Inherent capacity for long hours of hard work. Persistent. Needs to schedule more rest. Good relations with those below in rank.





Planets in this house are great.

What do you want in a partner?

What do you attract in a partner?

What do you create in partnership?


1st Decan (Gemini) of Gemini in the 7th house: May have various partners or affairs. Bored easily. Learns by being in and out of relationships with various types of people. Not as interested, in depth of relationships, as much as variety. Needs a partner who is intelligent, and provides stimulating conversation. Someone who is versatile and adaptable to a variety of experiences. Attracted to a partner with Gemini qualities.





Planets in this house are bad.

Where is your power? What can you transform?



2nd Decan (Scorpio) of Cancer in the 8th house: Desires to nurture, develop and grow (Cancer), personal inner power and sex appeal (8th house).

Uranus in retrograde direct in the 8th house: (challenging placement) Unexpected changes in finances, intimacy and death. Benefit from others financially and emotionally. Mystical experiences. Slow down and drive more carefully. Born rebel. Wants to reform everyone else. Wants to constantly test abilities against others. Constantly trying to prove their own worthiness. Needs to learn how to trust, how to bond deeply, and how to develop intimacy (8th house stuff).

Uranus in retrograde direct in Leo: (challenging placement) Rubs others the wrong way, rebellious, abrupt, has temper, outspoken, arrogant, big ego, wants their way, over dramatic, impatient, wants to be distinguished from others, and takes themselves too seriously. However, assertive, inventive, spirited, strong willed and original.

Ruler of 8th house (Moon for Cancer) in 4th house: In order to transform, needs to be at home, alone with privacy. Learns about self in an effort to understand family and roots.

Concerning Death: (Cancer cusp of the 8th house with Uranus, Pluto in 9th house, First Decan of Ascendant, Jupiter in 11th, Neptune in the 11th, Moon in the 4th) Not sure? Maybe quick, sudden death, accident? (Uranus and First Decan), with many others, group or friends, around close (11th house), airplane? Nursing home? (Sun is trine Pluto) Long life. (Sun opposite both Jupiter and Neptune.) Not a gentle passing. One who struggles or has fear in passing. Some of the planets regarding death are poorly aspected: Pluto square Ascendant, Uranus square Neptune, Moon square Saturn. Mars opposite Pluto. Not sure?





What is your philosophy? Attitude on life? Purpose? Direction?



2nd Decan (Sag.) of Leo in the 9th house: Loves to travel. Expands by becoming personally involved with foreign countries, philosophies or religions. Deep, noble spirit.

Pluto in retrograde in 9th house: (challenging placement) Needs an attitude adjustment. Know-it-all. Hard time fitting in socially. Has philosophy, attitude, purpose and direction (9th house) wrong and needs to revisit these from a different perspective. This house (9th) needs the biggest transformation (Pluto retrograde), if you are to evolve.

Pluto in retrograde in Leo. (challenging placement) Struggling for control and dominance is a sign of your own inner conflicts. Gets locked in a battle of egos. Needs to learn to take care of self. Needs to shift sense of self to learn inner power.





Planets on the mid-heaven are good.

What is your social status? Career?


3rd Decan (Taurus) of Virgo in the 10th house: Desires to analyze and re-think details of career and social status. Takes day to day steps to achieve career title and social standing.






Planets in this house are great.

What role do others, friends and groups play in your life?



North Node


3rd Decan (Gemini) of Libra in the 11th house: Highly sociable. Amiable with friends. Accepting of various interests. Good group leader. Marries a true, life-long friend. Needs to balance friend and groups activities.

Jupiter in retrograde: (challenging placement) Stoic and serious. Lays low. Doubts worthiness. Narrow views. Must get honest with self, if spiritual expansion is to occur. Take a chance. New adventures and experiences will help you gain a wider perspective of others.

Jupiter in retrograde 11th house: (challenging placement) Feels superior. Capable of opportunities others miss. Follows own beliefs. Seeks abundance in new areas.

Jupiter retrograde in Libra: (challenging placement) Torn between material acquisition and inner abundance.

Neptune in retrograde: (challenging placement) Blames self. Feels guilty. Super sensitive. Puts on a tough mask. Feels inhibited by tough world. Super imagination. Spends too much time escaping in head. Seeks to help others, whether their help is wanted or not.

Neptune in retrograde in 11th house: (challenging placement) Tough time with friends. Rigid attitudes challenged in area of (11th house) friends, and groups.

Neptune in retrograde in Scorpio: (challenging placement) Talented, spiritual, and imaginative but lacks focus. Largest obstacle: not practical.

North node Scorpio: Needs to move beyond physical pleasures into spiritual mind. Needs to develop self-control, instead of control of others. Let go. Your soul wants change and transformation.

North node 11th house: Needs to learn to trust and depend on others. Sharing resources and responsibilities will give you more stability (not less). Growth comes with friends, where you learn to loosen control and blend harmoniously with others. Groups help you to learn other's value and worth are as important as your own, and develop a social purpose.






Planets in this house are worst. Stress to the personality. Especially, the Moon (emotions) or Neptune (illusions), represent psychological problems.



Reaching soul consciousness.

What is the truth about your inner core?

What does your ascendant try to cover up?


No planets, lucky you!

Any planet in this house is stress to the personality. Especially, the Moon (emotions) or Neptune (illusions), represent psychological problems.

2nd Decan (Pisces) of Scorpio in the 12th house: Solitary and deep. You will ace transformation (12th house) when you surrender to the unknown and learn to let go of creature comforts, safety and security. Habits of opposite house (6th house Taurus) are holding you back. If you don't willingly let go, it will happen through crisis and drama (Scorpio). Needs to get intensely, deeply concerned with inner spirit.

Ascendant overcompensations for true goal in 12th: Preaches about morality, pretending to be open and jovial, and an outward do-gooder (Sag), because inside, true secret desire is for control and power over self and others (Scorpio).


Goal in life?

Virgo on the cusp of the 10th house.

Mid-heaven in Virgo 10th house:

Your goal: high quality work. Quality control. Perfectionism. Serving others. Being of true integrity. Analyzing and finding better practices at work. Remembering the small guy. Being fair and consistent. Leading by example. Careful not to over-do it. You tend to be a work-a-holic.

Outstanding Aspects (How the planets relate to one another.)

Second Decan Dominant (majority of signs, start in middle, 20-30 degrees, of sign): Mental ability, mental activity, logical mind, and curiosity.

Conjunct = most powerful aspects (within 10 degrees).

Sun conjunct Mercury: Great speaker! Strong need to take an active role in communication. Strong opinions. Independent thinker. Learns better when reading, rather than listening. (Not good at hearing others.) Much pride invested in intellectual capacities.

Mars conjunct Chiron: The warrior! Immovable object meets irresistible force. Strong desire to take action. Drawn to military. Does not count on others to rescue them. Takes leadership positions and may become the dictator.

Jupiter conjunct Neptune: Creative and imaginative. Don't be afraid to promote your good ideas.

Jupiter conjunct North Node: Socially popular, good fellowship, and active participation at church and school.

Neptune conjunct North Node: Aspirations for inspiring others to merge collectively.

Opposition = (170-190 degrees) is second most powerful aspects.

Sun opposite Mercury: Gets bogged down with the details in communicating. Misrepresents self or intentions. Forced to deal with others who don't share same perspective.

Sun opposite Jupiter: Overdoes things. Over promises. Lives beyond means. Needs to learn self-control and follow-through.

Sun opposite Neptune: Doesn't want to be ordinary. Strong urge to glamorize role. Daydreams about being important. Sensitive ego. Struggles with defining the self, comes from a distant/absent father figure (did not feel important enough to Dad, so seeks to be important to the world).

Sun opposite North Node: Major circumstances will deny you the opportunity or resources for creative self-expression. Obstacles will make it difficult to achieve what you really desire.

Moon opposite Mid-heaven: Happiness comes from seeking a career with emotional satisfaction.

Mercury opposite Jupiter: Jumps to conclusions too soon. Overestimates what capable of. Exaggerates. Vacillate between logical and precise.

Mercury opposite Neptune: Imaginative, creative and intuitive. Stretches the truth. Dramatizes, bored with the dull. Not into logical, detailed work.

Mars opposite Pluto: Overbearing qualities. Heavy hand. Very competitive. Expects a foe at every corner. Desires to control others. Unemotional about sex. Arrogant. Ruthless. Sudden beginnings and endings. Prone to accidents.

Pluto opposite Chiron: Painful experiences in childhood. Inner turmoil. Seeks power as an adult, because did not feel powerful as a child. Attracts other people in life (work and home) who are also learning about power issues. It is time to deal with these issues, so you can heal yourself and help others.

Trine = (120 degrees) is next most influence of harmony:

Sun trine Saturn: Loyal, responsible, and trustworthy. Cautious with finances. Takes their time. No patience for those who take foolish risks.

Sun trine Pluto: Ability to focus on a goal. Quick to help others. Unlikely law breaker. Very self protective. Ambitious and does not want an ordinary life. Watch tendency to become power-hungry and dominating.

Moon trine Uranus: Fond of unconventional people and encourages others to be themselves. Spontaneous and funny.

Moon trine Ascendant: Ready to make sacrifices for career. Defers marriage for education and career. Much pleasure from creative expression.

Mercury trine Saturn: Strong powers of orderliness. Direct communicator, to the point. Good at making plans. Skeptical: a “doubting-Thomas”.

Mercury trine Pluto: Great problem solver. Very versatile. Interested in all security issues from cops and robbers to national security.

Venus trine Neptune: Rich imagination. Romantic, creative, and gentle. Drawn to beauty. Giving and generous. Compassionate.

Mars trine Jupiter: Loves intellectual competition. Loves to win a debate. Tremendous resources to achieve goals. Prone to boredom.

Jupiter trine Chiron: Brilliant, wonderful and successful!

Saturn trine Pluto: Desire to accomplish. Manifests projects. Focused effort with consistency. Strength of purpose.

Uranus trine Ascendant: Creative talent. Ingenious ideas. Must be free. Optimistic. A loner. A rebel. Needs an intellectual partner.

Sextile = (60 degrees) is next influence in harmony:

Sun sextile Mars: Competitive, powerful energy. Believes in fair play. Breaking the rules is upsetting. High control on their desires.

Sun sextile Chiron: Looked upon favorably, because projects self with respect.

Mercury sextile Mars: Mind never rests. Loves to learn. Firm in decisions. Means what you say. Direct communicator. Great conversationalist and writer. Ability to make good decisions quickly.

Mercury sextile Chiron: Experiences spiritual healing.

Mars sextile Saturn: Endurance and perseverance. Knows how to achieve goals by steady progress. Good at planning a strategy and sticking to it. Builds secure life with little risk.

Jupiter sextile Saturn: Reservoir of information. Considers all knowledge useful. Skilled at planning. Determined to grow. Insists on lawfulness. Prides self on ethical practices. Especially concerned with mismanagement.

Jupiter sextile Pluto: Penetrating mind and intuition. Spiritual channel. Optimistic. Benefits from spiritual exploration. Serves selflessly. Supports those who are mistreated.

Saturn sextile Chiron: Accepts responsibility for own health. Acquires knowledge of traditional and alternative medicine.

Neptune sextile Pluto: Live and let live attitude.

Pluto sextile North Node: Understands forces that motivate people. Able to influence others.

Square = (90 degrees) is stress. Superior planet will dominate.

Moon square Saturn: Needs to learn to trust. Rigid with fear. Sarcastic and skeptical. Withholds emotionally. Expects difficulties. Too many expectations placed on in childhood, and develops into an adult who does the same, withholds love for certain expectations or conditions. Lives life feeling left out. Dropping the expectations is key to learning to love unconditionally.

Venus square Ascendant: Continually underestimates personal worth or value because never satisfied with physical beauty or attractiveness. Feels inadequate and not lovable. Appreciates things obtained through struggle and effort because believes must work hard to be lovable. Must learn to love self.

Saturn square Mid-heaven: Aura of authority. Career will demand a certain level of precision. Suitable for government worker, politician, manager, construction, doctor or dentist.

Uranus square Neptune: Rebels against sentimentality, or dreamy ideas. Throws baby out with the bath water. Sells out insights and deeper understanding of compassion and communion because bought into the fight and struggle. The fight is within you, to be loving and compassionate to yourself.

Pluto square Ascendant: Wants power. Arrogant. Demanding. Insensitive. Overly impressed with self righteousness. Believes world is waiting for you to restore it to order. Believes no one should question you. Never backs down when challenged. Love relationships are plagued with power struggles, domination or obligation. Work relationships are plagued with people of authority who will test your reaction under a chain of command. This is not love, at all. Love = no pressure. Develops from child who felt oppressed by an authoritative parent. Gifted at maintaining composure in trying conditions.

Retrogrades (Things we are here to work on, and didn't get right in last lifetime):

Mercury in retrograde: Feels misunderstood. Frustration with miscommunication.

Jupiter in retrograde: Doubts what they deserve. Seeks truth from within.

Saturn in retrograde: Feels not good enough. Feels inadequate. Hides fear. Over-disciplines self.

Neptune in retrograde: Feels guilty. Blames self when things go wrong. Sensitive inside, tough outside mask.

Pluto in retrograde: Here to learn about power struggles. Wrestles with own inner conflicts. Must learn to let go of ego and forgive self.

Houses with planets in retrograde:

1st Lessons about self, appearance and manner.

5th Lessons about having fun, and letting loose.

9th Lessons about attitude.

11th Lessons about friends x 2.