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The Four Elements in Astrology

The elements are extremely important in astrology and are fundamental in everyday living. There are the four elements, Fire🔥, Earth 🌎 , Air 💨, and Water 💦 . The elements have been used to understand Mother Nature and also by alchemists to create magic. They are the foundational energies of life and play a big role they are found in nature and also within the human body.

Zodiac Signs and Elements

The four elements are the pillars of the 12 zodiac signs. Each sign identifies with the elements quality and build on modality of element.

  • The Fire 🔥 Element- Aries ♈️, Leo ♌️, Sagittarius ♐️

  • The Earth 🌍 Element - Taurus ♉️, Virgo ♍️, Capricorn ♑️

  • The Air 💨 Element - Gemini ♊️, Libra ♎️, Aquarius ♒️

  • The Water 💦 Element - Cancer ♋️, Scorpio ♏️, Pisces ♓️

Element Meanings

Element balance is the first thing that should be checked to determine the balance of elements in Astrology Natal Chart Readings. The element combination determines the person temperament and drive toward life achievements and tangible manifestation. The lack of an element indicates that the person has a life mission to work towards balancing the missing element. The lack of an elements speaks of a person’s inability to connect or express the qualities of the element with ease. The lacking element creates a ripple effect problem as all other elements have to compensate and pick up the slack. All four elements work together in order to create a meaningful approach towards the quality of life of the native. There’s remedies and compensations on a lack of an element which can support the ability to overcome such imbalances. This lacking is often overcome by the use of houses in connection to the element in question or planetary combinations, but it will be a challenge to remedy the lack.

Special Planets When analyzing the natal Chart and it’s noticed that there is one planet in any one element, that planet has a big role of importance in the life of the native. Especially, if it is one of the luminaries or visible planets. The planets sign placement, house placement, and dignity will have to be interpreted to determine how this planet will express the elements qualities. This planet will feel like a fish 🎣 out-of-water. The native will exert a lot of energy to the point of burn out, such a planet in your Natal chart, will require remidies and extreme efforts to express itself and find balance.

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