If you haven’t already done so, you will probably want to read my profile of Mr. Trump from last year here. Please note that this post is for astrological interest only and is not intended to disparage.)
The presidency of Donald Trump is now well underway, and it has been an interesting one. Mr. Trump recently admitted that being President is harder than he thought it would be. As I wrote in my earlier post, Mr. Trump’s chart has Mars in Leo right on the Leo ascendant, a powerful influence that reflects his need to shine in the spotlight and be admired.. Mars is the planet of aggression and independence – Mars does not like to be thwarted or regulated and neither does Mr. Trump.
We would expect someone with Trump’s supreme confidence to have a strong Jupiter component, and we see that Jupiter (planet of good luck and self-righteousness) in the 2nd house of money in a harmonious trine to the Sun. This trine of Jupiter to the Sun tends to bestow a sense of having been chosen by the gods – there is a tendency towards luck and the kind of success that comes from an abundance of positive thinking. His Jupiter-ruled Sagittarius Moon helps to cement that super-confidence into a belief system that is virtually unshakeable.
However, there are no planets in earth elements in Trump’s birth chart which would help to ground him and give him a practical sense of moving through the world. He is all fire and air – energy, enthusiasm and ideas.
One tool that astrologers use for forecasting is the progressed chart which shows how the individual is progressing through time. In Trump’s progressed chart, the […]