In astrology, the Sun represents the self. It is our identiy and how we present ourselves to the world, ruling personality, spirit, ego, and what makes an individual unique. It also rules our creativity and our power to face challenges in life.
The energy of the Sun is forceful. It comes with authority, being able to lead a person’s core self. With the will of the Sun, we learn how to manifest ourselves in the world. The Sun rules royalty, higher office, and our health and well-being. It brings us strength, energy, and ambition. The Sun also gives strength to the other planets, which is why it plays a large role in astrology.
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