Order of the 8 (or 9) Planets:
In astrology, the planets control a certain aspect:
Sun = Ego / Self
Moon = Emotion / Moods
Mercury = Communication / Thinking
Venus = Harmony / Affections
Mars = Confidence / Energy
Jupiter = Prosperity / Good Fortune
Saturn = Limitations / Practicality
Uranus = Individuality / Inventiveness
Neptune = Idealism / Compassion
Pluto = Transformation / Power
The Sun, Moon, Mercury, Venus and Mars are the personal planets which affect our personalities and immediate relationships.
RULERS of the Zodiac Signs:
- Aries is ruled by Mars.
- Taurus is ruled by Venus.
- Gemini is ruled by Mercury.
- Cancer is ruled by the Moon.
- Leo is ruled by the Sun.
- Virgo is ruled by Mercury.
- Libra is ruled by Venus.
- Scorpio is ruled by Pluto and Mars (modern and ancient).
- Sagittarius is ruled by Jupiter.
- Capricorn is ruled by Saturn.
- Aquarius is ruled by Uranus and Saturn (modern and ancient).
- Pisces is ruled by Neptune and Jupiter (modern and ancient).