One of the simplest timing tools in astrology is also one of the oldest. Known as annual safeguards and used by the ancient Greeks, this technique links your age to one of the 12 houses on a repeating 12-year cycle.
To work with this technique you need to have a basic understanding of the 12 houses. Take a look at the diagram for the basic keywords and concepts for each of the houses. Because each house describes a specific set of subjects and subjects in your natal chart, working with financial statements can provide insight and guidance on the main areas that you should focus on over the next 12 months. Your annually profited house gives you tips and advice on where you are ready for growth, healing and progress in your life.
As you can see from the house diagram, all the important issues in life are linked to one or the other of the twelve houses. These keywords are just the basics of what is associated with any home; they give you a feel for the main topics and the general theme.
Your birthday year
Birthdays are especially important in astrology. There are many timing cycles associated with your age, including solar yield or the birthday chart, as well as age-based methods such as annual protective measures. Simply put, some of your time and forecast cycles will be reset on your birthday. This means that the energies and planets that affect your life change every year when you celebrate your birthday.
Your personal year, which is completed annually, is coordinated with your birthday. This “year,” as we call it, starts on your birthday when you reach a new age and lasts 12 months until your next birthday when you reach another age. It is important to remember that this year is not the calendar year; it’s much more personal. You can think of your birthday as your personal new year. As your age changes, cycle from one of the 12 houses to the next and take a step forward on a journey that will help you explore and develop all facets of your life over a 12 year period.
Reset and refocus with the first house
Since the annual protection system is based on the number 12, any birthday on which your age is a multiple of 12 becomes very special as it marks the start of a new 12 year growth cycle. This includes the age groups of 12, 24, 36, 48, 60, 72, 84 and 96 years. While these birthdays aren’t usually celebrated with a big buzz in society, astrology encourages you to reorient yourself and start over with goals, challenges, and projects for the next cycle on these first house birthdays. Each of these birthdays, where your age can be divided by 12, marks the first house in your birth chart.
The first house is the largest part of your diagram. At this age, it’s almost like having cosmic permission to put yourself first. Personal growth and self development are highlighted so this is a great age to have time for self discovery. This theme can be like your birthday wish, and you could take time each week or month throughout the year to explore or enjoy something fun just for you.
Health and wellbeing are also associated with the first house, as this is the part of the horoscope that has to do with life force and vitality. These age groups can also help you learn how to best care for your body. If you’ve neglected your physical wellbeing, this age is where you can take a more proactive approach to healthy eating, exercise, and self-care.
Money and abundance
Your income, cash flow, savings, and spending habits are linked to second house and will be highlighted when you are 1, 13, 25, 37, 49, 61, 73, and 85 years old. These can be important years as you position yourself to update your finances, establish a healthy saving habit, or finally tackle any debt that you want to pay off. A second home year is also a great year to grow your income, work towards a raise or promotion, or look for additional work, such as living in the school. B. to turn a hobby into an income-generating sideline. During these years, you can grapple with a money matter that has been ignored or finally get your financial papers sorted out. The efforts you make in your second home years to improve your overall finances can help you establish lasting financial security.
Home and family
It is the fourth house in your natal chart that describes the topics of home, living situation and family, from the description of your childhood and family of origin to the types of living that offer you comfort. If you are 3, 15, 27, 39, 51, 63, 75 and 87 years old, you are in the fourth year of your job for professional reasons. During these years you can make an important decision or change your living and housing situation or experience an important event with your family. This can be a move, a renovation, or the purchase or sale of real estate. Their attention is drawn to personal rather than public affairs. You could stay out of the spotlight or even spend more time at home, maybe taking friends or family out for dinner instead of going out. A family project becomes a priority or you support your parents or children more than usual. All the different parts of your home life are illuminated during a fourth year of your home.
There are two houses in the table that affect your health. The first house is about vitality and wellbeing, while the sixth house describes illness and any kind of physical ailment that can affect your wellbeing. If you are in the first year of your home (described above), you can support and improve your well-being and vitality more easily. If you are six years old then you may need to take more care of your health, such as: B. Protecting yourself from illness or dealing with symptoms of ongoing or underlying health conditions you may have.
Not everyone will have health issues in a sixth year of their home, but if health is usually a major focus of yours, those years can be years of receiving critical treatment, medication, or medical treatment of some sort. Your sixth home is highlighted at ages 5, 17, 29, 41, 53, 65, 77, and 89 years. Being extra kind to your body during these years, including avoiding overwork and stress and making time to exercise and eat healthy food will help you have a solid foundation for your health for the future.
Love and relationships
The main house in the natal relationship chart is the seventh house, venue, or western location. In addition, the fifth house, the house of joy and the house where Venus has her joy, can also bring romance and wonderful experiences into your life. Your fifth house will be highlighted when you are 4, 16, 28, 40, 52, 64, 76, and 88 years old. Your seventh house of relationships will highlight when you are 6, 18, 30, 42, 54, 66, 78, and 90 years old.
During these years, you may be more interested in prioritizing a partner, or even want to work with others, e.g. B. with a friend or colleague. You want company rather than being alone and may be more willing to compromise to support a loved one. If you’re single at either of these ages, you have cosmic support to help you meet someone. Hence, it can be helpful to be proactive in improving your love life when you are about to meet a partner. If you have a partner and are already in a relationship at this age, reorganize your time, schedule, and other responsibilities so you can have more energy for your partner and grow your relationship. Maintaining and developing your most important relationships is a top priority.
Your tenth career house is also associated with fame, success, and honor, and describes the most public and most visible part of your horoscope. You may be in the spotlight or more visible than usual during your tenth year of the house, which happens at ages 9, 21, 33, 45, 57, 69, and 81. You may receive an honor or award, or a major life or milestone Achieve profession. You may even be in the press or in the media for an achievement. The choices and experiences you have during these tenth years can prepare you for a new 12-year career cycle. If you’re looking to take a new direction in your career, or meet someone high-profile or established, your 10th year efforts can help you reach for the stars.
12 year cycles
Even though everyone has highlighted the same topics at the same age, the specifics of what happens and even whether you experience these age-related topics in a welcome, happy way, or through stressors or challenges, depends on your personal astrology chart.
While everyone has a second house on their chart, you have a unique combination of signs and planets affecting your second house, showing how unique and different your experiences with money, income, and cash flow will be. If you are unsure of what your next money or relationship years might be like, think about what age this house and topics were highlighted for you before. Events from 12 years ago can provide some clues.
In addition, astrologers also look at the ruling planets of the sign on this house in your natal chart for a really detailed look at your annual year of profection. This planet receives a special term for this birthday year, the so-called Time Lord. Your condition in your natal chart and on your sun or birthday chart will give you additional insights and clues as to the quality of your experience around the topics highlighted by your age.
Astrologers also use a number of planets, some of which will also influence your experience on certain subjects. For example, Jupiter is associated with wealth and abundance. If you know your personal horoscope, you can find the house where the planet Jupiter is located. Even though you may not have Jupiter in the second house of money, as you get to the house where you have Jupiter as you age, you will likely still find yourself grappling with money and wealth issues. On most of the charts, Jupiter is a positive, helpful, and abundant influence that shows that this age can be a personal year of abundance and wealth for you.
If you want an extra year exploring love and relationships, in addition to the seventh and fifth house years mentioned above, check out the house where you have Venus, the planet of love, affection, and relationship. If your age leads you to this house in your horoscope, you will have another 12 months to improve your love life and improve the quality of your most important relationships.
Astrology has many levels, and the more detailed it gets, the more specific and relevant it will be to you. Learning to time your life through the homes can help you access cosmic wisdom to guide your decisions and help you flourish in a holistic and rounded way.