Understanding who you are: A Cosmic Perspective
Create Your Free Birth Chart for understanding your unique personality traits, strengths, challenges, life potentials, and patterns of behavior.
Your birth chart illustrates exactly where Sun, Moon, and planets, and other significant points were at the moment of your birth.
It reflects the blueprint of your life, depicting the energies and influences that shape your character and life experiences.
Your astrological birth chart can be used for self-reflection, self-awareness, personal growth, and gaining a deeper understanding of yourself. It's a magnificent and unfolding undertaking containing many intriguing layers that will both validate and empower you. It can help you navigate life choices, make informed decisions, and align your actions with your authentic self.
How to Find a Degree Point in your Birth Chart
You can also use your birth chart to find specific points in your chart. This is helpful if you are interested in understanding how a full or new moon is likely to impact you by finding what house it is occurring in your birth chart. Each of the twelve houses in your birth chart pertains to an area of your life.
Here is how to find a degree point in your birth chart using the Taurus New Moon as an example.
Step 1: Create your free birth chart with the calculator above.
Step 2: Find out the degree point you are looking for. In this example, the New Moon in Taurus occurred at 28° Taurus. (Every degree contains 60 seconds, so I rounded down for simplicity from 28°24' to 28°)
You can find degree points, or the astrological chart for any Full and New Moon very easily by searching online.
Step 3: Find which of your astrological houses this new moon is in. To do this, find the degree point, in this example, 28° Taurus, in your birth chart, and then note the corresponding house placement. This will be a number between 1 and 12. Each number corresponds with an area of your life.
Step 3: Read about the areas of your life this new moon will impact you by looking up the house number information HERE.
Consider what is taking place in this area of your life, and how you might like to make some changes with the support of the cosmic energies.
In this example, the New Taurus Moon is in the 4th house which pertains to home and security, emotions and the water element, and maternal and nurturing qualities. This person might set Taurus New Moon intentions for upleveling their self-value (Taurus) by healing an emotional wound, or making their home more aesthetically pleasing.