Your Sun, Moon and Rising signs are the most important in your chart, (that is why they're known as the big 3). Obviously, your Sun sign is the one you go by if anyone asks, but your Rising sign can also say a lot about you. Let's take a look at what the element of your Rising sign says about your personality.
What Is A Rising Sign?
While the Sun shows what your ego and personality is like, your Rising (also known as Ascendant) describes how you react to your surroundings and the people you are with. Your Rising sign symbolises what your potential is and what skills you may develop over time. Whether you respond well to criticism and how you deal with difficult situations is all down to your Rising sign.
Aries, Leo, Sagittarius
If you have an Aries Rising sign, it is clear that others see you as brave, independent and opinionated. If your Rising sign is Leo, people will think that you are confident, fun and dynamic. If Sagittarius is your Rising sign, others may describe you as smart, life of the party and a wonderful storyteller. Having a fire Rising sign shows that you won't stop until you come out on top, you love the spotlight and you have fabulous instincts.
Taurus, Virgo, Capricorn
If you have an earth Rising sign, you are very straightforward and focus more on the material world. You are very stable in your approach to life and stay grounded even when times get stressful. Others can always count on you to remain calm no matter what. Having an earth Rising sign shows that you see the world for what it is and make the most out of any situation.
Gemini, Libra, Aquarius
If you have a Gemini Rising sign, others see you as chatty, bright and curious. If your Rising sign is Libra, people will think that you are attractive, romantic and kind, with a witty personality! If Aquarius is your Rising sign, others may perceive you as intellectual, creative and a humanitarian. Having an air Rising sign shows that you are eccentric, flirty and charming.
Cancer, Scorpio, Pisces
If you have a Cancer Rising sign, others see you as traditional and caring. If your Rising sign is Scorpio, people will think that you are mysterious, quiet and captivating. If Pisces is your Rising sign, others are likely to describe you as dreamy and compassionate, with your head in the clouds! Having a water Rising sign shows that you are alluring, intense and kind.
By Pia Louisa