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The Ascendant- Rising Sign

Many of you would be quite familiar with your sun sign or zodiac sign. But have you ever heard about your Ascendant sign? As the name suggests, the rising sign also known as the ascendant sign is the sign that was rising on the eastern horizon the moment you were born into this earth.

It is one of the three main ingredients of your birth chart, along with your moon sign and sun sign, and these three signs are said to make up the foundation of your personality, according to astrology. The rising sign or the Ascendant can reveal more about the “outer” you, and is the first impression you make about you.

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Questions To Ponder

1. Is ascendant the same as rising?

The Rising Sign refers to the zodiac sign that was rising or ascending, hence it is also referred to as the “Ascendant” in the eastern horizon when you were born.

2. What Are Big Three signs?

The Big 3 in astrology refers to your Sun sign, your moon sign, and your rising sign. These three are unique for you and are found in your birth chart and they say a lot about you.

3. What is Aquarius ascendant?

Aquarius in Ascendant means that the Aquarius sign was rising in the eastern horizon at the time you were born.

4. Is Scorpio Rising the strongest ascendant?

Yes. Scorpio ascendants have Mars as their Lagna lord. It makes these people natural risk-takers and fearless.

5. Which Ascendant is good for marriage?

Taurus, Gemini, Cancer, Virgo, Libra, Sagittarius and Pisces are best Ascendants for marriage.

6. Do Rising signs matter in relationships?

Yes, your rising sign can affect compatibility, and it's not only important for first impressions.