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The Jupiter In The Signs.

clear.gif (807 bytes) Because Jupiter spends about one years in each sign, the meanings do not have a distinct personal meaning (except through distinguishing groups of people from groups of people born in other Jupiter signs. They do, however, have a personal meaning in relation to the Houses and Aspects.

See also: Planets In The Signs for a list of other planets in the signs.

That is, these sign positions have a personal meaning for those born in period when the planet was in these signs, but it doesn't distinguish them from others born in these periods.

The keyword for Jupiter is to expand. Other keywords:

  • generalisation and abstraction
  • truth seeking
  • benevolence

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Jupiter In Aries

Jupiter (to expand) in Aries (energetic and urgent).

You feel good (Jupiter) when you take the initiative (cardinal). You develop in areas that deal with physical energy and activity. However, it has to happen fast, or you will get bored and give up (fire). You like to get the big picture (Jupiter), but it is something to need really quickly (urgent). You need to guard against being too generous or against gambling.

Jupiter In Taurus

Jupiter (to expand) in Taurus (Enduring and Possessive).

You expand in areas related to money or beauty (Taurus). You believe the solution (Jupiter) is through money or more money. You are likely to acquire personal possessions and luxuries. You are a materialist, seeking money or art. 

Jupiter In Gemini

Jupiter (to expand) in Gemini (Versatile and Variable).

You are probably well informed (Jupiter), going here and there collecting information (Gemini). You are good at communication (Gemini) and pay attention to the details (Gemini) of language, perhaps speaking one or more foreign languages (Jupiter). There is a strain between your desire to seek the big picture (Jupiter) while having to do it in a detailed way (Jupiter in detriment). You may find that to understand something (Jupiter), you need to go through it bit by bit.

Jupiter In Cancer

Jupiter (to expand) in Cancer (Instinctive and Protective)

You are extremely confident (expand emotions). You can take a lot of stress and setbacks and bounce back. You may make your home in foreign places, or have a home furnished with foreign things. You have the confidence (Jupiter) to start new things (cardinal). You may be confident (Jupiter) because of your early upbringing or because of some other outside cause (passive).

Jupiter In Leo

Jupiter (to expand) in Leo (Impressive and Creative)

Whatever you do is likely to cause a strong (Jupiter expand) impression in others. You create a big show, whether as a professional actor or just an ordinary person who does things big scale with panache and verve. You are persistent and carry things through to the end (fixed).

Jupiter In Virgo

Jupiter (to expand) in Virgo (Analytical and Critical)

You are a details person (Virgo) and you can make a lot (Jupiter) out of a little (detail). In solving problems, you tend to go through the details, one at a time, in order to reach the big picture or the solution. In drawing a face, for instance,  you might start drawing an eye, where others would want to sketch in the overall shape of the head (big picture) so they can relate the parts to this. Yet the details first approach works for you. The generalisation (Jupiter) is likely to come to you after the details (Virgo) (passive). You are likely to work in areas which are tried and true and which are useful (earth).

Jupiter In Libra

Jupiter (to expand) in Libra (Diplomatic and Harmonious)

You believe in (Jupiter) fairness and balance. You have charisma (Libra) and can persuade (Jupiter) beautifully and gracefully (Libra). You seek to understand interpersonal relationships, partnerships and harmony between people. You are concerned about justice, fair play You are thoughtful (air), and often take a while to respond because you need to weigh up the pros and cons first. You bring balance and harmony to others (cardinal Libra), but your own life may be less balanced (active sign). You feel safe and secure when you are dealing with interpersonal matters (Libra), perhaps involving fairness and justice, and you are most optimistic (Jupiter) in this area.

Jupiter In Scorpio

Jupiter (to expand) in Scorpio (Intense and Secretive)

You seek knowledge (Jupiter) intensely in areas of secrecy. This means you may be interested in the occult, police work, or deep psychology, or even magic. You can be driven (passive) by powerful hidden motives, or even by such emotions (water) as revenge. At your happiest, you will be uncovering secrets, perhaps secrets of science and nature. You are a "big picture" person (Jupiter) and you may intuitively (Jupiter) know what is going on. In what you do, you are thorough (fixed sign, Pluto) and you are loyal.

Jupiter In Sagittarius

Jupiter (to expand) in Sagittarius (Free and Tolerant)

You believe (Jupiter) in freedom and tolerance. You have faith in your beliefs, whether religious or philosophical. You may be involved in eduction and have an open mind about your studies or your teaching. You are willing to travel great distances, perhaps to foreign countries, to seek what you need. You have a sense of fun about what you do and are interested in sport. You may find it difficult on occasions to make up your mind (mutable sign) and you are adaptable to new situations.

Jupiter In Capricorn

Jupiter (to expand) in Capricorn (Prudent and Reserved)

You are able to expand in areas related to business, and may be able to turn a small advantage (Capricorn) into something big (Jupiter). The tendency  to be over-optimistic or to gamble (Jupiter) is controlled (Capricorn) to some extend so that success (Jupiter) can be steady (fixed sign). There may be a human side to management and business. You are big hearted and honest. However, there can be problems (Jupiter in fall) such as being careful over the pennies and spending the pounds like crazy, or making money (Capricorn) and giving it away, or otherwise spending it (Jupiter).

Jupiter In Aquarius

Jupiter (to expand) in Aquarius (Indifferent and Unconventional)

You feel most secure and confident (Jupiter) when you are rebelling against unreasonable authority and when you are doing something unconventional, or inventing something. You are a humanitarian (Jupiter and Aquarius) and have a strong dislike for arbitrary law. You are a loyal (fixed) and good friend, and may enjoy the company of friends more than your own family. You may prefer the company of foreigners. You are thoughtful (air) and your motivation comes from yourself (active).

Jupiter In Pisces

Jupiter (to expand) in Pisces (Impressionable and Inspirational)

You are a charitable and sympathetic person. You are concerned about the outcasts of society, such as those who are in prison, or those in hospital. You may have mystical experiences and seek to learn and discover in the realms of the occult. You are idealist, kind and intuitive (water). You are adaptable and can vascillate (mutable sign). Your emotions run deep (water). You are more likely to be moved by outside forces or distant internal powers (passive). You may be involved in or interested in film, conjuring or similar deceptive arts.