The Sun Sign and Horoscope

This section provides an quick introduction of the Sun sign in horoscope.

In astrology and horoscope, the Sun is definitely considered as the most influential celestial body on human events. The Sun is not really a planet in astronomy term, but it is viewed as a planet by ancient astrologers rotating around the Earth.

Some basic facts about the Sun:

Symbol: 
Ruler of Sign: Leo (the Lion)
Ruler of House: The 5th house
Associated Day: Sunday
In Chinese Astrology: Yang, the active
Distance from Earth: 8.31 light minutes
Sidereal Period: 1 year
Sidereal Speed: 1 month per zodiac sign

The Sun represents the conscious ego, the self, and the principles of creativity, spontaneity, health and vitality.

The Sun sign of a person is defined as the zodiac sign where the Sun is positioned at the person's birth time.

Here is a nice picture of the Sun:

Picture of the Sun

Table of Contents

 About This Book

 Quick Introduction to Astrology

 Basics of Astrology and Astronomy

 Stars

 Constellations

 Introduction to Western Zodiac Signs

 Horoscope and Horoscopic Astrology

Horoscope and Planets

The Sun Sign and Horoscope

 The Moon Sign and Horoscope

 Mercury Sign and Horoscope

 Venus Sign and Horoscope

 Mars Sign and Horoscope

 Jupiter Sign and Horoscope

 Saturn Sign and Horoscope

 Uranus Sign and Horoscope

 Neptune Sign and Horoscope

 Pluto Sign and Horoscope

 Chinese Astrology and Horoscope

 Chinese Zodiac Animal Signs

 References

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