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 The sun in the Twelve Signs



The luminary Sun takes an important place in astrological studies. It is given the first consideration when a chart is interpreted. The position of Sun in one's natal chart describes ones' nature and his attitude for the entire lifespan. The Sun represents your individuality and your conscious self. The Sun represents the person in whole. The position where the Sun lies in the zodiac sky when you were born in this world best describes your true personality to the outside world.

Find below the interpretations for the position of the Sun in the various zodiac houses or signs.




Aries  Aries


sun in aries
The Sun is in this first sign of the zodiac, Aries from March 21 to April 20 every year. This sign is known for its dominance and assertiveness. With the Sun in the house of Aries, the native would be much oriented towards actions rather than words. You like to do things your own way, you do not allow others in your path. you do not like to be led by others rather you insist on leading a pack. You would be very aggressive and impulsive.

You are loaded with innovative ideas and you are quick to put them into action. However you lose steam as fast as you had started it. You do not like finishing tasks, instead is bent on finding new avenues and new goals. You are very enthusiastic and is a fast learner. But you need to control your patience. You need to garner your scattered energy and use it constructively. Also be ready to heed to the advise of others around you.

Being ruled by the impulsive planet, Mars the natives born with the Sun in the house of Aries have a sharp temper. But the silver-lining here is that you do not hold grudges for long. You are found to be outright but you need to be diplomatic when the situation warrants it. You are a born adventurer and you yearn for a free and independent soul. You are born to lead and you do not like postponing things. When faced with myriad tasks you lose your temper. But when you mature you have a great attitude in life that never dies come what may in life.

Taurus  Taurus


sun in taurus
Taurus is the second sign of the zodiac, and the Sun resides in this sign from 21 April until 20 May each year. With the Sun in the house of Taurus, you would be a very diligent worker with lots of patience. You are slow but steady in your endeavors and you pay no heed to other's ideas. You have your own thoughts and ideas and is very stubborn to follow the same. You are a very practical person. You weigh the pros and cons before you venture into any new project. You usually have a good control over your actions. You are a very friendly person unless aroused or attached. But when things go wrong nobody can tame this bull. You find it very difficult to accept changes in life.

The Sun's position makes you to stick to your routine life. You are not much of an adventurer and needs to feel and have a hands-on-experience before you settle down with something. You are not much of a good learner but what you take is retained to a considerable level. You are usually found to lazy idling your time, but when the bull takes control then you become a workaholic. You are more of a materialistic person and is more bend on money and financial security in life.

You love to live a life of comfort and luxury and you appreciate the good things in life. You are known to be good in gardening and cooking if there are openings in these areas in your life. You love to indulge on food and this might take a toll on your general health. You have a natural artistic inclination and the fine arts attract you a lot. Persons with Sun in Taurus are known to be great singers and orators. In relationships, you maintain a steadfast one despite some levels of incompatibility. You make a good friend and your loving temperament is your main plus point among the zodiacs.

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Gemini  Gemini


sun in gemini
The Sun is in this third sign of the zodiac from 21 May until 21 June each year. The symbol for Gemini is the Twins, and its planetary ruler is Mercury.

With the Sun in the house of Gemini you would be a very active but restless character. Variety is the spice of life for you and you would be a jack of all trades and master of none. You do not stick to projects and is found to have your legs in almost a dozen endeavors. You need perseverance to succeed in life. You are a curious person and like to poke your nose in everything and everyone you come across.

Gemini being a dual sign, you show a dual personality. You are not generally satisfied with one relationship or one career. You go about entering and exiting different relationships and careers. You are a collector of information but you do not have the wider perspective of anything. With Mercury as the ruling planet, communication is the key to survival for you. All types of communications like talking, writing and debating appeal to you. None can beat you in a talk show. You are good in social circles and do not like to stick to your routine schedule.

You make a good friend and you like hanging around them for long. Solitude kills you. You are not bothered by conservative ideas. You are not much committed in a relationship. You are a restless personality who wants constant ignition to keep motivated in life.

Cancer  Cancer


sun in caner
The Sun is in this fourth sign of the zodiac from 22 June until 22 July each year. The symbol for Cancer is the Crab. The natives with Sun in Cancer are ruled by the Moon. They are found to be very emotional and moody at times. You are very sensitive and would be easily influenced by others around you. You show a strong nurturing tendency. Your moods are likely to change with the Moon just like the tides in the seas. You are very skeptical and you do not trust people easily. You want others to listen to your stories but when they are ready then you turn aloof.

Generally you are very quiet, reserved and withdrawn to your shell. You live in the past and the past life memories haunt you. You are a collector of antiques and is very difficult for you to part with things that have become emotionally attached to you. The positive side is that home is the most important thing in your life. This gives a sense of security in your life. You have a parenting or nurturing instinct deep down inside. You are a tireless worker and you hold no grudges against authorities. However it is difficult for you to take changes to your heart. Finances mean everything to you, not in the material sense, but it gives you a sense of security in life.

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Leo  Leo


sun in leo
Leo is the fifth sign of the zodiac. The Sun is in this sign from 23 July until 22 August each year. The symbol for Leo is the Lion. With the Sun in the house of Leo, you are a very generous but dominating personality. You are a born-leader. Your persistence in life pays and you are good in organizing things. Authoritative positions attract you. You were born to rule. You have the ability to appeal and instill the confidence in people around you.

The position of Sun means that you are a showy character too. You love admiration and adulation of any sort. You are good in expressing things. Your life would be full of emotions and dramas, the limelight draws you. However you need to keep your ego under constant check as it might backfire on you. You make a good actor as well as a good teacher or leader. You have a good rapport with your children, being their confidant and protector. You need not work hard to reach to the top rung as you are generally born in the upper echelons only. At times you are a lazy-head. Ego comes in your way of development, hence keep it under constant check.

Virgo  Virgo


sun in virgo
Virgo is the sixth sign of the zodiac, and the Sun is in this sign from 23 August until 22 September each year. The symbol for Virgo is the Virgin. With the Sun in this sign of Virgo, you are a perfectionist and want things to be in order at all times. You are very discriminating but hard working and diligent. You pick out the best in quality and is not bothered about quantity.

Details are important to you and hence big projects overwhelm or frustrate you in the long run. At times you are found to be too fussy, analytical and critical. You usually miss the bigger picture out there. You are more of a pessimist and too picky. You hate to be in the limelight and you are best content to live in the backdrop of any show.

You love garnering much knowledge of almost anything under the Sun. You are a very practical person and very idealistic too. You are too much conscious of your health and that of your near ones. You are generally too neurotic when it comes to cleanliness. You worry a lot and this might cause stress-related issues in your life, many natives suffer from nervous disorders.
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Libra  Libra


sun in libra
The Sun is in this seventh sign of the zodiac, from September 23 until October 22 each year. The symbol for Libra is the Scales. This is the only sign in the zodiac that is represented by an inanimate object. With the Sun in the house of Libra, you are a courteous person who understands the feelings of people. You are a good social player and like working in a team. You like your working atmosphere to be conducive and pleasant. You do not like being imposed by too much pressure in life. Peace and calmness are very important to you and you dislike any sort of confrontation. You are better suited for a compromise or mediation rather than a head-on-argument.

You are more committed in a relationship. You give much importance to the needs and desires of your partner or other half. But you are too dependant on your partner, and clingy -a negative trait. Though you are stable in a relationship you are not emotionally expressive. It is usually said that you love with your head and not by your heart.

You are not a good leader. You weigh the pros and cons of any venture before delving in. This makes all your tasks half-way through only. None would be completed in time. Decision-making is a very tough job for you. This is because of your balancing acts. You love justice and fair-play. You are a good mediator in disputes -both personal and professional. But you do not take sides and remain detached. You keep your feelings under your wraps. You have some artistic talents like music and arts. Your main trait is good manners. You are a diplomatic person who wins hearts by tact and diplomacy.


Scorpio  Scorpio


sun in scorpio
The Sun resides in this eighth sign of the zodiac from 23 October until 22 November each year. The symbol for Scorpio is the Scorpion. With the Sun in the house of Scorpio, you would be very sensitive and emotional. But this would not be explicitly shown. Scorpio natives show much passion and intensity in whatever they do. There is no going back in their lives. Generally you would be a workaholic. But on the flip side you hold peeves and grudges for life. Either you would do more good or more bad things but there would not be any lukewarm actions on your part.

There is a sense of secretiveness connected with this sign. You hide your emotions and your feelings would not be noticed even by those close to your heart. You are a dominating personality and is strong-willed. You have an uncanny attitude as well which fails to earn the support of others in life. You usually rebel against existing norms or authority. In personal life you always want your will to be done. You try to impose your ideas on those around you. But relationships mean a lot to you. Though you are a seductive type and can be seduced easily, you tend to remain aloof personally.

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Sagittarius   Sagittarius


sun in sagittarius
The Sun is positioned in this ninth sign of the zodiac from November 23 until December 23 each year. The symbol for Sagittarius is the Archer. With the Sun in the house of Sagittarius, you are an optimistic character with much generosity and a good demeanor. You have a broad outlook on life and have a foresight. But you might miss the finer details. You are straightforward that you do not even hesitate to hurt others en-route. Tact and diplomacy are out of question in your life. You love being given freedom.

You are great to be friends with. You come out with a rebound when faced with misfortunes in life. However luck generally favors you much among the zodiacs. You are a lover of adventure and is more inclined towards physical activities. You are much concentrated on the future. You are never satisfied with life and is constantly on the move going on from one goal to the other.

You live life to the fullest. You are an extrovert and make friends easily. However you lack organizational skills and perseverance in life. You normally have good higher education. You are always on a hunt for newer knowledge and experience.


Capricorn  Capricorn


sun in capricorn
The Sun is in this tenth sign of the zodiac from 23 December until 20 January every year. The symbol of Capricorn is the Goat. With the Sun in the house of Capricorn, you are a serious, dedicated person who usually is a workaholic. You have much perseverance that going up to the top would not be a problem for you. You are a very practical personality and is good in reasoning skills as well.

But you are very conservative when it comes to time and resources. You make a good businessman or a government servant because you are very much committed to your work or service. You have good managerial skills. You usually want others to have a better image of yourself. You hate being in the limelight and is content working in the backdrop. You are loyal and dedicated to the last. But you cannot handle chaotic situations in life.

You are very responsible and disciplined. But you need to lighten up yourself a bit and enjoy life as well. You hate changes in life. You are very slow in social movements, but once you are into a committed friendship then there is no turning back. You can be counted on when in trouble. You are not good in showing emotions and feelings that your personal image usually suffers. You take relationships like a business as well.

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Aquarius  Aquarius


sun in aquarius
The Sun resides in this eleventh sign of the zodiac from 21 January until 19 February every year. The symbol of Aquarius is the Water Bearer. With the Sun in he house of Aquarius, you are a great thinker and your ideas are original. You are very advanced and progressive in your thoughts and actions. You shoo away from conventional ideas and prefer the modern concepts and ideas to the ancient. You like to work in a team but you need your personal freedom. Personally you are detached and you are not emotionally attached to those around you. You make a good leader and organizer but you do not heed to the feelings of others. You are always found to be different from the others.

You like to tackle changes head-on. You always find a way to do things differently. You hate sticking onto routine works. You are usually found to be against authorities and higher-ups in the society. You always want a fair play and is connected with humanitarian issues on a large scale. You have a wide range of friends but you are close to none. You lack intimacy in relationships. You are sort of aloof in character and you resist anything that opposes your freedom in life.


Pisces  Pisces


sun in pisces
The Sun is in this last sign of the zodiac from 20 February until 20 March each year. The symbol for Pisces is the Fish. With the Sun in the house of Pisces, you are a very sensitive personality. You are said to be a dreamer among the zodiacs. You have plans that are impractical. You are more creative, spiritual and emotional. You are also moody at times and is difficult for others to fathom your moods. Your attitude varies from extreme optimism to extreme pessimism.

Though you are shy in nature you care much about your standing in the society. You seem to be anxious but you have an inner pride that you won't let go come what may. You are very compassionate and loving in nature. You care much for the poor, the sick and the downtrodden in life. You always lend your shoulders for others to cry on. But beware that others might take much advantage.

You lack self-confidence and have an inferiority complex deep down inside. But you work a lot giving strain to your body and soul. But you need to take some time off for your soul to cool down. You are very adaptable. But you need to fight forever to have a stable footing.
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