neptune_1.jpgThe physical Neptune is the eight planet from the Sun, having a similar composition with Uranus, both called "ice giants".

In modern astrology it is the ruler of Pisces.


In the horoscope Neptune symbolizes:

- the unreal world, the truth and divinity perceived by mystics, Nirvana;

- an ego-denying energy;

-a process which creates a connection between people and the transcendental world.


Strengths for people with a dominant Neptune in their horoscope

- awareness of the transcendental world;

- psychic people, extrasensory perceptions;

- a good spiritual life can be developed;

- detachment from the material world;

- intuition, imagination, inspiration, artistic creativity.


Weaknesses for people with a dominant Neptune in their horoscope

- illusions, people may lose contact with the real world;

- ego weakness, lack of confidence, people who run from direct confrontation;

- people who may use alcohol, drugs, poison in order to run from reality.


Weaknesses for people with a weak Neptune in their horoscope

- not to be able to pass the material world, to be stuck in the material world.


More about Neptune:

Neptune in mundane astrology


Famous people with a dominant Neptune in their horoscope

Frank Sinatra (December 12, 1915 – Neptune on the MC in Leo), Josef Mengele (March 16, 1911 – Neptune on the Ascendant in Cancer, Sun, Mercury, MC in Pisces), Charles Darwin (February 12, 1809 – Neptune with Saturn on the Ascendant in Sagittarius).



Horoscope Symbols by Robert Hand