As he rides in his chariot, he shines upon men and deathless gods, and piercingly he gazes with his eyes from his golden helmet. Bright rays beam dazzlingly from him, and his bright locks streaming from the temples of his head gracefully enclose his far-seen face: a rich, fine-spun garment glows upon his body and flutters in the wind: and stallions carry him. ; Homeric Hymn to Helios
Sun is the center of our Solar System. He is the source of all life, energy: light and heat. He is our sole source of energy. He is born, he dies and is born again every morning, bringing light; expelling the shadows of the night.. Day and Night follow.
All planets and asteroids in our system circle around the Sun in their own rotations. Seasons come and go according to our position to the Sun. All human life depends on the relationship between Sun and Earth. Sunlight’s changing angles bring ih the season, climates and our moods.
Golden rays of the Sun illuminate our path of growth. Sun symbolizes the principle of individuation and self-expression: self-confidence, generousity and courage; courage to be born into the Night to drive the shadows away.
In a natal chart the Sun shows the native’s father and for women also their partner. Sun is the soul’s intention and power to express itself on Earth plane. Sun shows the purpose of life and the sign it occupies gives us clues about how we may realize our purpose and potential. Sign and house placements of the Sun along with his aspects to other planets are the most important features in a natal chart.
Sun is the active power in a natal chart, the masculine element that starts and empowers life. In your chart, the Sun sign provides us information about your intentions and the way you express yourself, creativity and willpower.